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Nipissing First Nation

Culture Program


Description
Plans, supervises and advertises cultural events, happenings and activities for all the communities of Nipissing First Nation
  • Focus is to restore the language, culture and traditional knowledge of the Anishinaabe ways and values
  • Coordinates the Annual Traditional Pow Wow
  • Accepts and considers suggestions for future cultural activities
Traditional events and teachings include but are not limited to:
  • Smudging ceremonies
  • Feather and fire teaching
  • Hand drum construction
Nipissing Cultural Youth GroupCoordinates activities for youth such as sports events, cultural gatherings and outdoor adventures
Comments
Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN)Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson Huron Treaty
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pmYouth Group Fri 6:30 pm-8:30 pmCultural event times vary; may include evenings and weekends
Eligibility
Members of Nipissing First NationNipissing Cultural Youth GroupYouth 13 years of age and older
Application Process
Posts events and registration details on website
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
November 29, 2018