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Celebrations in First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory

Treaty 2 Territory – This summer is filled with some exciting events. Each First Nation has scheduled their annual annuity payment day along with events. Please see poster and link here for the next event.

July 6, 2019

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20th National Indigenous Peoples Day at Mackenzie School in the Treaty 2 territory

Treaty 2 Territory – Today, 20 June 2019 FNiT2T participated in this exciting event with the day starting with an opening Prayer by Elder Bev Harvey. Mountain View School Superintendent Donna Davidson provided Opening Remarks.  Joseph Maud, Director of Land and Water for FNiT2T gave an overview of the Government of Treaty 2 followed by …

June 20, 2019

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Annual Gift from the Queen kicks off Treaty days at Lake Manitoba

Treaty 2 Territory – Like all our First Nations treaty payment is significant to the relationship with the Queen. As part of the making of Treaty 2 at Manitoba House on 21 August 1871 our descendants made sure protection of the lands was secured among many other life provisions. Now, many years later, treaty compensation …

June 20, 2019

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Korean Veteran James Eagle visits his home First Nation of Skownan

Treaty 2 Territory – Korean Veteran and Skownan First Nation member James Eagle visited his First Nation to say hello. Living in Ottawa he is not home as much as he would like. This week he visited his First Nation and really appreciated his warm welcome from Councillor Jimmy Chartrand.

June 14, 2019

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Tootinaowaziibeeng Treaty Reserve #292 – 3rd Annual PowWow

First Nation:Tootinaowaziibeeng Treaty Reserve #292 – 3rd Annual PowWow Date(s) Treaty Days:  Thursday, August 1, 2019 | Treaty Payout: PowWow:  3rd Annual PowWow – Thursday, August 1, 2019  CCLAS Grounds – Registration 11am-12:30pm Grand Entry – 1pm  Fireworks @ CCLAS Grounds – 10:30 – 11pm Contact Person:  Jessica Ironstand Nelson

June 12, 2019

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Skownan Treaty Days

First Nation:Skownan Treaty Days Date(s) Treaty Days:   July 1-14, 2019 | Treaty Payout:  July 3rd, 2019 Events:July 3rd – SKO Hall Grand OpeningJuly 4th – Emery BurninggrassJuly 6 & 7 – Fastball TourneyVermillion Park Sportplex, Dauphin Mb – Contact Persons:  Sterling Catcheway 204-628-3296 or Cameron Catcheway

June 12, 2019

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Lake Manitoba Treaty Day Traditional PowWow

First Nation: Lake Manitoba Treaty Day Traditional PowWow Date(s) Treaty Days:  June 22 & 23, 2019 Treaty Payout:  June 20, 2019 PowWow: Saturday – June 22 Grand Entry – 1pm& 7pm  –  Feast @ 5pm Host Drum: Eagle Boy from Big River, Saskatchewan MC – Mr. Darcy Malcolm Sr. Contact Person:  Band office: 204-768-3492

June 12, 2019

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Lake St. Martin Treaty Day

First Nation:Lake St. Martin Treaty Day Date(s) Treaty Days:   June 6-9, 2019 | Treaty Payout:  June 6 Events: June 3rd – Golf Tournament, Quarry Oaks Golf Course June 7-9 Carnival Rides Prenatal Events – Preschool  Events – Elders, Children, Youth & Adult Events – Bull Riding – Super Heros& Princesses – Breakfast, Lunch, Supper

June 12, 2019

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Treaty Days in Lake St. Martin

This week I had the pleasure of attending the Treaty Day celebrations in Lake St. Martin First Nation. It was a beautiful sunny day. Treaty 2 staff did a presentation on treaties to the community members at the school. Elder Wood spoke to the members in attendance about the importance of working together and building …

June 10, 2019

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