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    Registration Fee – $20.00

    To register call the office @ 403-250-1121,send email to financemhsa@gmail.com, or call Dave Jafares – 780-318-4186

    At Holyrood Mennonite Church, 9505- 79 St., Edmonton, AB

    for directions to the church call Dave Jafares , Home 780-438-0404 or Cell 780-318-4186

    Speakers are Roger Epp, Millie & Ike Glick & Chief Calvin Bruneau

    Roger Epp – Professor of Political Science at the University of Alberta and author of “We Are All Treaty People”, an exploration of what it means to live in the prairie West with a sense of memory, care, and obligation. He was an honorary witness at hearings of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission at Ermineskin First Nation.

    Millie Glick – Retired Co-Director of Mennonite Voluntary Service in Northern Alberta; mother of five, grandmother of eight; loves poetry, and is the author of “Bush Tales”.

    Ike Glick – Retired First Nations Community Development Specialist; He worked with Calling Lake residents to develop a local Health Centre, and with three other  communities (Sandy and Chipewyan Lakes and Anzac) to establish schools. He became instrumental in socio-economic initiatives based on local skills and resources.

    Calvin Bruneau – Chief of the Papaschase First Nation, he is the elected chief and a direct descendant of Chief Papaschase. He was instrumental in ensuring that the City of Edmonton acknowledge the Traditional Burial ground and Fort Edmonton Cemetery. He is re-establishing the Papaschase First Nation.

  2. Along the Road to Freedom

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  3. AGM Meeting

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