It's that time of the year again! All across Turtle Island during the month of June, individuals will gather to celebrate inclusiveness, diversity, and love as part of Pride month celebrations. 2019 marks the 5th year since the Beardy's & Okemasis' Cree Nation became the first First Nation in North America to host a Pride … Continue reading 2019 Two Spirit Pride Festival
With Canada’s legislation that went into effect this year legalizing the growth and use of marijuana for recreational use, there has been a lot of push for First Nations to be involved in the potential revenue stream, some have already taken the steps to start business while others are involved at different stages of creating … Continue reading Hemp & Medical/Recreational Marijuana and Economic Development
You're invited to join the Willow Cree Housing Authority and members of the Public Works & Housing department on Wednesday, November 28th for a Housing Information Session & New Tenant Announcement beginning at 6pm at the Veterans Memorial Hall. Supper will be served, door prizes will be available, and the first 9 new tenants will … Continue reading Sneak Peek: 9 New Kingsmere Houses!
Kahkiyaw kita ahtamskatinawaw, Since November, I, along with our Community Development Officer Jasna Eyahpaise, have been working on a major tourism project for our community. What began in earnest as an aspirational, office discussion between Councillor Petit (at that time) and I a few years ago, has now turned into one of the largest prospective … Continue reading Report: Regional Tourism
"We want to promote and support community members in growing their own food. Don't have a garden already? No problem - choose a space in your backyard and we will rototill it!" Registration closes May 16th. Registration options: Individual Family Clan (multiple families) *you must complete your registration in-person at Willow Cree Health or Band … Continue reading Backyard Gardening Initiative
***YOTIN WIND PROJECT*** BEARDY'S COMMUNITY DINNER AND MEETING WILL BE THERE TO ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS DINNER WILL BE PROVIDED WHERE: CRCEC HIGH SCHOOL WHEN: JUNE 15TH AT 5PM Beardy's & Okemasis First Nation.