Drum Circle 05/02

The NWT Métis Nation Healing & Wellness Program will be hosting a Drum Circle in Fort Smith at Mabel’s – 183 McDougal Road This event will begin at 6:30pm on Thursday, May 2nd, 2024. Bring your drums and rattles!

Full Moon Ceremony – 04/23

The NWT Métis Nation Healing & Wellness Program will be hosting a Full Moon Ceremony at Mabel’s – 183 McDougal Road, Fort Smith, NT. This event will begin at 6:30pm on Tuesday, April 23rd, 2024. No registration necessary. Bring your ribbon skirts and moon water!

Casting call opportunity in Calgary

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Netflix is holding an open casting call in Calgary, Alberta for a new series starring Gillian Anderson and Lena Headey. The casting call is for “authentic-looks, unique character faces, hard-working types, blue collar looks, blacksmiths, rancher types, laborer types, butchers, upscale affluent looks and amputees.” They’re looking for men, women and children of all ethnicities between the ages […]

Master’s Degree in Library and Information Studies – Xaanja Free

Photo Credits: University of British Columbia The Northwest Territory Métis Nation would like to congratulate beneficiary Xaanja Free on her academic achievements. Xaanja graduated on November 15, 2023 from the University of British Columbia with a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Studies (MLIS) with First Nations Curriculum Concentration (FNCC). Xaanja considers herself a Reconciliation […]

Full Moon Ceremony – 03/25 – Fort Smith

The NWT Métis Nation Healing & Wellness Program will be hosting a Full Moon Ceremony at Mabel’s – 183 McDougal Road, Fort Smith, NT. This event will begin at 6:30pm on Monday, March 25th, 2024. We will be making Little Copper Pail necklaces and sharing water teachings with Sarah Beckman. No registration necessary. Bring your […]

Full Moon Ceremony – 03/25 – Hay River

The NWT Métis Nation Healing & Wellness Program will be hosting a Full Moon Ceremony at Castaways, 6 Lagoon Road, Hay River The ceremony will begin at 6:30pm on Monday, March 25th, 2024. Contact Betti for additional information @ (867) 875-0023. Everyone is welcome, no registration necessary.

Fuel Subsidy Program Announcement

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The deadline to apply for the Senior Fuel Subsidy Program is March 31st, 2024. A one-time subsidy of up to $1,000.00 will be given to eligible seniors towards heating. *This subsidy includes wood, heating oil, propane used for heating, electric heat and or wood pellets. The application form and additional information can be found at […]

Thebacha Culture Camp, March 16 – 24

The Northwest Territory Métis Nation will be hosting a Culture Camp at the Thebacha Elder’s Village in Fort Smith, from March 16th to 24th, 2024. Offering a wide variety of events such as a Wellbriety Workshop from the 18th to the 22nd, métis sash making, lil copper pot necklace, earrings, and brooch making, guitar lessons, […]

Weekly Game Night

The NWT Métis Nation Healing & Wellness Program will be hosting a Game Night every Monday night starting at 6:00pm unless otherwise posted. Game Nights will take place at Mabel’s – 183 McDougal Road in Fort Smith. Snacks and refreshments will be available, all ages are welcome, no registration is required! If you have any […]

Resting Near Big Waters (RNBW) – Meet & Greet

The RNBW is a project being done by the NWT Métis Nation regarding the Residential Schools of Breynat Hall (Fort Smith), St. Peter’s & All Saints (Hay River) and St. Joseph’s (Fort Resolution). The RNBW Team is now taking names of Métis Residential School Survivors, to make arrangements to sit with them and record their […]