Conference Program

All events take place at the Grande Prairie Regional College – 10726 106 Avenue,

2017 Opening Ceremony Keynote Speaker: Cowboy Smithx, Frequencies of the Land

Grande Prairie, AB

Friday March 15, 2019

3:00 p.m. to 6 p.m.  Conference Registration (GPRC Theatre concourse)  **Snacks provided

7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m  Spirit Seekers Indigenous Youth Awards and Opening Ceremony with Pow Wow dancers and Special Guests Dani & Lizzy.

The Opening Ceremony will take place in the GPRC Douglas J. Cardinal Theatre, this event is open to the public.  Audience members will enjoy a packed agenda including welcoming remarks from dignitaries, drumming, pow wow dancing, award presentations and so much more.

Saturday March 16, 2019

8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.   Breakfast (Pillars Cafeteria)

9:10 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. Orientation (Gymnasium)

9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.  Concurrent Session #1

11:00 a.m. to noon    Concurrent Session #2

Noon to 1 p.m.  Lunch/Career, Community & Education  Fair (Pillars Cafeteria)

1 p.m. to 2 p.m.   Concurrent Session #3

2:15 to 3:20  p.m.   Concurrent Session #4

3:45 – 5:00 p.m. Pipe Ceremony (Gym) OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

5:00 – 11:00 p.m. Stew/Bannock & Round Dance OPEN TO THE PUBLIC


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