Upcoming Events

 



Registry Sessions

Become a citizen of the Métis Nation of Alberta and get access to cultural enrichment programs, scholarships, skills training, housing, and more.

Bring your completed citizen application form, or get assistance filling out the form from our Registry team at one of our upcoming registry events.

For more information about required documents, see our guidelines.

Registry Session Locations

Have questions about the new Harvesting Policy?
Come to our Registry sessions to ask questions and to learn more with one of our Métis Rights & Accommodation staff members.

Spring Nighi Lodge Fundraiser

Although it might not yet feel like spring, we are selling beautiful, locally grown plants to help raise money for our seniors. Plants are a great way to encourage family and friends to do something healthy while supporting a great cause – the Nighi Seniors Lodge.

Help support our seniors by placing an order before Friday, May 17th.

Pick up will be Friday, May 31, 2019 at the MNA Provincial Head Office (11738 Kingsway Ave. NW) between 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. 
Click HERE to pick your plants and place your order!

Community Consultations

Members of our Health Team will be holding consultations in each region throughout the province. Click here for details. Registration is required.

Find them in Slave Lake on June 1st.

Find them in Peace River on June 15

Region 1: Maternal & Perinatal Engagement Session

Join other Métis women in sharing your pregnancy and childbirth experiences to help inform future programs and services.
Next gathering will be held in Region 2 at the Bonnyville French Cultural Centre on June 8, 2019.

Non-Restricted Firearms Safety Course

REGISTRATION IS FULL | Provincial courses – Edmonton – May 25th and 26th.
Please note: This course is for MNA youth ages 12 – 29 years of age.

Region 3: Jigging Classes

Calgary

Calgary, come learn to jig! Register with your MNA ID number by calling Kristen Acuna at 403-569-8800. Priority given to youth aged 12 to 29.

5th Annual Pancake Breakfast

Sîķwan Maskihkî

Spring Harvest Day

Métis youth aged 12-17, come join us for a free one-day harvesting event with traditional knowledge keepers Leona and Violet LaPratt and Métis trapper Ronnie “Guitar” Quintal. Click here for full details and registration info.

Region 2: Finger Weaving

Bonnyville – June 2

Join us for a Finger Weaving course in Bonnyville. Registration is required, and priority will be for MNA citizens aged 12 to 29. Click here for full details.

Region 3: Beading

Lethbridge – June 3 & 10

Join us for a Beading course in Lethbridge. Registration is required, and priority will be for MNA citizens aged 12 to 29. Click here for full details.

22nd Annual Audrey Poitras Golf Tournament

Region 2: Jigging Classes

Bonnyville – June 7 – 28

Come learn the basic jig step in Bonnyville! Registration is required and priority will be given to MNA citizens between the ages of 12 and 29. Click here for location and registration details.

Region 2: Coat-Repurposing and Beading 

Bonnyville – June 22

Join us for our first ever Coat-Repurposing and Beading course with Métis artisan Krista Leddy. Registration is required and priority will be given to MNA citizens between the ages of 12 and 29. Click here for location and registration details.

Métis Capital Housing Corporation Community Engagement

From mid-July through August, Métis Capital Housing Corporation will be hosting Community Engagement Events across the province.

Click here to see a list of event dates, locations, and times.

Annual General Assembly 2019

August 17 to 18, 2019, the 91st Annual General Assembly will be held in St. Paul, Alberta.

Click here to read the Notice of Meeting and click here for the Notice of Resolutions.

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