Saturday, June 11
Annual Wicihitowin Community Gathering/AGM
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Giovanni Park, 9403 - 109 A Avenue Free Pancake Breakfast & Stew & Bannock (780) 443-8386
Thursday, June 16
Aboriginal Relations, Government of Alberta
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Edmonton City Centre Mall Lower Level (by the LRT entrance) 100 Street and 102 Avenue
Aboriginal Relations, Government of Alberta Linda Linstrand
Saturday, June 18
11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Free entertainment, giveaways, food. Bring your own lawn chairs
Giovanni Cabot Park 109 Avenue & 95 Street
Sunday, June 19
Metis Child Festival
2011 Music Jamboree
1:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Entertainment, childrens' activities, concession on site, bring your own lawn chairs
Alberta Legislature Grounds Metis Child & Family
780.452.6100 ext. 227 email@example.com
Tuesday, June 21
National Aboriginal Day - "Holistic Healing is for all Nations"
9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Opening Ceremonies 11:30 a.m.
Indian and Northern Affairs Canada
National Aboriginal Day Barbecue
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Abbey Glen Park (south east corner of 102 Street & Jasper Avenue)
First Nation, Metis and Inuit performers, Tipis exhibits, Red River cart, student art shows, barbecue in support of Amiskwaciy Academy High School's hot lunch program.
Amiskwaciy Academy & RBC Royal Eagles firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, June 21
ASK YOUR AUNTIE
Noon to 12:45 p.m.
CBC Centre Stage, Edmonton City Centre, 100 Street & 102 Avenue, Main Floor, next to Winners
Free event so bring your family and friends
Aboriginal Women's Professional Association email@example.com or Jori at firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday, June 22
"Designing the Canvas of Our Lives"
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Art Gallery of Alberta Youth arts mentoring workshops with Aboriginal artist Aaron Paquette and Dianne Meilli, drumocracy session, arts/culture trade show, Rural Friendship Centre Marketplace and bannock at noon.
Alberta Native Friendship Centers Association
Friday, June 24
"Evening in the Park" Traditional Style
3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Alberta Legislature Grounds Free Admission with Live
Concert by Carl Quinn, Conway Kootenay & Dallas Arcand plus some of Edmonton's new talent, Arts & Crafts, Tipi Village, Bannock and more!!
Grand Entry at 5:00 p.m. Main Stage Show at 7:00 p.m.
Edmonton NAD Committee email@example.com or www.sunandmoongallery.com
Sunday, June 26
St. Albert Aboriginal Day Festival
12:30 p.m. Grand Entry
(Sir Winston Churchill Ave & Tache St)
Traditional Aboriginal Games, Crafts, Food, Dancing & Fiddling
Bring a lawn chair St. Albert NAD Society Theresa Majeran 780.977-5515
Communications@bbma.ca Gwen Crouse at 780.717.6783 www.xrl.us/bkjggg
Sunday, June 26
"Spirits of the Past"
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
John Walter Museum (located just south of Walterdale Bridge, adjacent to Kinsmen Recreation Centre)
Free Admission & Canada Day Cake, Tea & Bannock, Tipi's, Elder Storytelling, Beading Demonstration provided by Darlene Logan, Dance & Storytelling by Amanda Woodward and family, Pouch Making and more!!
John Walter Museum in partnership with Sun and Moon Visionaries Aboriginal Artisans Society
2011 National Aboriginal Day Community Events
Monday June 21
National Aboriginal Day Aboriginal Awareness
Week Tilde OPENING CEREMONY
11:00 AM Tilde 1:00 PM
Olympic Park Plaza Opening Ceremonies Committee
* Sponsored by TD Canada Trust
CANE Tilde National
12:00 - 1:00 PM
220 - 4th
Contact: 403. 508.5728
National Aboriginal Day Gala
Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre, Calgary, 5:30 pm to 9 pm
* Dinner, Cocktails, Networking & Entertainment
* City of Calgary Mayor Proclamation
* Aboriginal Leaders' Address
* Fashion Show: Pauline Dempsey "Resilience of Blackfoot Identity in Clothing"
Keynote Speaker: Buffy Sainte-Marie
Masters Of Ceremony: Nicole Robertson: TV journalist, producer & entrepreneur
Jebb Fink: TV journalist, Host & Comedian
Tickets to the Gala: $125/Plate
For more information Call Melissa @ 403.270.7379 ext.234
Tuesday, June 22nd
Sunrise - Native Addictions Services Society Open House
Morning Tours: 9:00 am - 12:00 Noon
Morning Smudge Tilde Ceremonial Rm. 10:00 am
Afternoon Tours: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Afternoon Smudge Tilde Ceremonial Rm. 2:00pm
1231 - 34th Avenue NE / Bannock & Refreshments
"Honouring Our Elders Traditional Feast"
11:00am Tilde 3:00 pm
AWO Taan Healing Lodge Tilde Parent Link Centre 100, 1603-10th Ave SW Contact: 403.531.1880
Tuesday, June 22nd
Human Rights Information Session
10:00 am Tilde Noon
Calgary Public Library - 4th floor, 616 Macleod Trail SW
Thursday, June 24th
City of Calgary / CAUAC Chief David Crowchild & Youth Achievement Award Ceremony
11:30 am Tilde 2:00 pm
City Hall Atrium Contact: 403.268.5149
Aboriginal Author Readings
6:00 pm Tilde 8:00 pm
Central Library 616 Macleod Trail SE
Friday, June 25th
Bannock Bake-off Treaty 7 Community Futures
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6011 - 1A Street SW
Mini Pow-wow & Metis Dance Group
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
James Short Memorial Park (adjacent to Trans. Canada Building)
450 - 1st Street SW
* Indian Taco Sale
June 25, 2011
Family Activity Day
Shaw Millennium Park, 1220-9 Ave SW, Calgary
10:00 am to 9 pm
First People's Art Market: 10:00 to 4:00 pm & 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Spend the afternoon shopping for authentic Aboriginal Art!
Traditional Games: 10:30 to 2:00 pm
Join & Experience Traditional Games
Children's Initiation Pow-Wow: 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm
All Dancers and Drummers will be paid
Bring your own lawn chair(s)
Food Vendors on location all day.
Free Admission - All Day
Pow Wow Registration: onsite
For more information Call Melissa @ 403.270.7379 ext.234Organizing
Aboriginal Entertainers Stage:
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
First Nations & Metis Artists Perform onstageResource Fair:11:00 am to 4:00 pm Organizations from in and around Calgary
Elder's Corner: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Visit local Elders at the Red Cross-Tipi of Courage and listen to story-tellingSchedule of Events: Kick off -10:00 am
Kids Aboriginal Craft Corner: 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Opportunity for Children to make traditional crafts
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