The 2019 Spirit Seekers Youth Conference is open to people aged 11 to 29. Online Registration is OPEN and there are still many spots available as of Thursday March 14, please register online ASAP and payment can be brought with you to on-site registration on Friday March 15. We will take registrations up to 300 delegates and stay open until all spots are filled. The registration fee for the weekend is $150/person and includes 3 meals and all conference events. Accepted methods of payment are cheque or cash to the Grande Prairie Friendship Centre re: Spirit Seekers. Mail to: 10507-98 Ave Grande Prairie, AB T8V 4L1. For an invoice, please request from firstname.lastname@example.org or call Delaine at 780-830-6474. If you wish, you may bring payment to on-site registration.
TO REGISTER: Fill out the registration form, fill out all areas (including workshop selection, spots are first come first serve), After all areas have been filled out press submit. Register early to ensure your spot in your favourite workshops.
**Registration is now by PHONE or EMAIL. Email (email@example.com) or phone (780-830-6474) Delaine Lambert-English with the names, group name, & workshop selections***
Online applications are still accepted.
Workshops 1, 3, 5, 10 & 15 are filling up fast and big groups might not be able to stay together.
Conference staff will be in contact with delegates and/or chaperones to confirm registration via email. All delegates must attend the on-site registration on Friday March 15 (3:00 – 6:00 p.m.) to pick up their conference bags and name badges. Please click on conference program for further details regarding the schedule of events and session descriptions.
Step by Step Registration Process
- Register online using the form below, ensure all areas have been filled out. Important to have the group name.
- Once registration form has been received the Registration Coordinator will email you the Conference Program.
- Request an invoice from Delaine at 780-830-6474 or spiritseekers@gpfriendship
- Checks can be paid payable to: Grande Prairie Friendship Centre, 10507-98 Ave, T87 4L1
Further questions about the conference?
Brett Boman, Registration Coordinator
Delaine Lambert-English, Conference Coordinator
Phone Number: 780-830-6474
Darlene Lambert, Volunteer Coordinator
Phone Number: 780-380-5035
Clinton Soto, Round Dance Coordinator
Phone Number: 780-380-0053
Sheila Moerkoert, Vendor Coordinator
Phone Number: 780-539-2092
2019 Conference Registration Form
Submit each individual participant’s/chaperone name and keep the group name the same if they are all together. Submission Form underneath example.
I.E.: Name: Delaine Lambert-English
Phone Number: 780-830-6474
Group Name: Grande Prairie Friendship Centre
Workshops: 5, 6, 3, 8
*Workshops, titles and facilitators below*
2019 WORKSHOP LINE UP
(please see conference program tab, to review session descriptions)
WORKSHOP 1 – Suicide Prevention – Dyami Thomas
WORKSHOP 2 – So Youth Think You Know All About Sex – Natascha Okimaw
WORKSHOP 3 – Becoming a Pow Wow Dancer – Amanda Lamothe
WORKSHOP 4 – Fierce with Heart – Connie Greyeyes & Helen Knott
WORKSHOP 5 – Creation of Inner Self (In a traditional way) – Loretta Parenteau-English
WORKSHOP 6 – Empower Yourself Over Pain – Vincent Rain
WORKSHOP 7 – Healing Through Exploitation -Danielle Boudreau
WORKSHOP 8 – Breaking Barriers in Life – Clinton & Venessa Soto
WORKSHOP 9 – Ceremonial Song & Prayer – Marjorie Belcourt
WORKSHOP 10 – Zen-Doodle Meditation – Krista Umble
WORKSHOP 11 – Balance – Linda Boudreau-Semaganis
WORKSHOP 12 – Bloodlines – Mary Jo Badger
WORKSHOP 13 – Totamaso – Do It Yourself – Patrick Buffalo
WORKSHOP 14 – Traditional Handgames – Tina Isadore
WORKSHOP 15 – Healing Through Songwriting – Dani & Lizzy