(Lac La Biche, Alberta) – The Métis Nation of Alberta will be holding their 90th Annual General Assembly from August 9-12, 2018. The event will be held at the Bold Centre (8702 91 Ave) in Lac La Biche, Alberta.
Things get started on August 9th with a Meet and Greet event from 6 to 10 pm at McArthur Place located at 10307 – 100 St. in Lac La Biche. The evening will feature George & Erin Berland and Métis fiddler, Brianna Lizotte.
On Friday, August 10th the Assembly kicks off at the Bold Centre with the Opening Ceremony at 9 am in Field House #1.
A Youth Conference will also be held from 9 am to 4 pm, in the Devon Room, as well as a Trade & Craft Show in Ice Rink #1. The Constitution Workshop will be held from 1 to 4:30 pm in Field House #1. From 6 until 10 pm a Fish Fry & Variety Show will be open to everyone at McArthur Place.
On Saturday August 11th, the day starts at 9am with a Business Meeting in Field House #1 at the Bold Centre. Lunch will be provided and the formal agenda finishes at 4:30pm. A banquet and presentations will follow at 6 pm in Field House #2.
Free child care is available on both Friday and Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm at the Child Mind Centre.
On Sunday, August 12th the Ministerial and Affiliate Reports will be presented in Field Room #1 from 9 am until close.
For more information about the General Assembly visit albertametis.com, search for ABMetis on Facebook, @Albertametis on Twitter, or email [email protected]