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SafeTALK: Suicide Prevention Workshop Saturday, May 11

Learn the 4-step TALK model for suicide prevention in this one day workshop facilitated by Metis Nation British Columbia. Held at the Thompson Hotel (650 Victoria Street, Kamloops BC) from 10am-3pm on Saturday, May 11, 2024, this workshop will teach individuals how to best support someone with mental health struggles respectfully and ensure they are connected with a safety network.

Open to ALL Metis and allies age 15 +

To register, please email: vkhaira@mnbc.ca or scan the QR code below

$25 gift card incentive for Metis participants, lunch provided.

Hide Tanning Workshop: Saturday, April 27th and Sunday, April 28th

TRMS members are invited to take part in a hands on, immersive two day workshop with Metis Visual Artist Kim Guillion Stewart.

This workshop runs 9am-5pm daily on Saturday, April 27th and Sunday, April 28th, 2024 at 1640 Lac Le Jeune Road, Kamloops BC. Supplies and lunch provided each day. Must have own transportation.

Register by emailing: info@tworiversmetis.ca – Please note: There is a $75 commitment fee per participant for this event payable by cheque only. Spots limited, register now to learn this valuable Metis skill.

2nd Annual Future Harvest Seed Program & Gardening Workshop: Sunday, April 14th

Join Horticulturist and TRMS member, Eden Mackay, for a workshop with tips & tricks of planting, a live demo and Q & A period! Sunday, April 14th, 2024 at Butler Urban Farm (127 Clapperton Road, Kamloops BC) from 10am-12pm. Here you’ll receive your FREE seed starter kit to start your gardening season off right! TRMS members, please email info@tworiversmetis.ca to register.

Can’t make the workshop? Request seeds be mailed to you! Please send us your name, mailing address and MNBC citizenship number to info@tworiversmetis.ca for your FREE seed starter kit. Limited supplies, while quantities last.\

Elder’s Spring Event: Saturday, April 20th

Join us on Saturday, April 20, 2024 at the Doubletree Hotel (339 St. Paul Street – Kamloops, BC) for our spring Elder’s Event from 1PM-4:30PM.

This event will feature music, food and refreshments and a videographer! Share your story and culture with new friends as we celebrate community. RSVP your attendance to Barbara Rhoades, Elder Representative, at elder@tworivermetis.ca. See you there!