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Events & Activities in the Summer

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Wednesday, June 9, 2010 - 09:00 - 18:00

Saulteau First Nation is collecting indigenous fruitbearing bushes and trees from uncontanimated areas and transplant them into their Community Garden

Community Garden at Health Unit
Moberly Lake, B.C.
Friday, June 11, 2010 - 10:00 - 18:30

Cooks Ferry Indian Band of the Nlaka'pamux Nation invites all to witness and celebrate the following:

1. Grand opening of the Chief Tetlenitsa Memorial Theater
2. Honouring 100 years of Title and Rights struggle and the rededication of the Sir Wilfred Laurier Memorial

Memorial Structure and Kumcheen Reserve
Where the Nicole and Thompson Rivers meet off Highway #8
Spences Bridge, B.C.
Saturday, June 12, 2010 - 08:30 - 15:00

Reminder to Register for the Grasslands Celebration, Saturday, June 12, 2010

UPDATE: Some field trips are filling up rapidly, so register now to secure spaces on your favourite tours. Also, for dinner, we now have a vegetarian option of quiche, as well as beef and trout.

VOLUNTEERS: Help show off the beauty and richness of BC’s grasslands. We’re looking for people to help for 2 to 3 hours on June 12th with registrations, set up and take down, directing traffic and helping the tour leaders. Please contact Catrina at 250-374-5787 Ext. 203 to sign up.


Lac Du Bois Grasslands
Kamloops, B.C.
Saturday, June 12, 2010 - 09:30 - 22:00

On Saturday, June 12th, the Grasslands Conservation Council of BC invites you to a Grasslands Celebration on and about the grasslands of Kamloops.

Explore the grasslands of Lac du Bois on free field tours and at exhibits during the day. Learn about the unique animals and plants that make the grasslands their home. Consider the many ways these special lands enrich our lives and communities and how we can give back to them. There’ll be free activities for the whole family.

Lac du Bois and Knutsford grasslands
Friday, June 18, 2010 - 07:00 - Saturday, June 19, 2010 - 07:00

We can be no more plain than that expressive acronym with a built in theme, as the bare gist of our chosen life mission!

Your are invited to grow (y)our concepts… and revitalize our cultures and strengthen relations with and as First Nations.

The times they are a changing, the system rapidly aging and politicians are mired in this system that absolutely refuses to help save the Biota with us. Absolute refusal.

A sistuation that is global. and Brutal.

Friday, June 18, 2010 - 11:30 - Wednesday, December 1, 2010 - 11:30

Summary of our events and involvements on the Island.

Check it out, we try to update as much as we can!

South Vancouver Island
Victoria, BC
Thursday, June 24, 2010 (All day) - Friday, June 25, 2010 (All day)

Tell the world the truth about Canada's record on
Indigenous rights
Call from Defenders of the Land for a day of action on Indigenous rights,
June 24, 2010
When the G8/G20 comes to Canada in June let's tell the world the real story about Canada's record on
Indigenous rights: a continued policy that aims to terminate Indian Peoples by removing our land and
resource base and denying us the right to self-determination, under the power of the Indian Act and the
Department of Indian Affairs. Canada is the only country still opposing the UN Declaration on the

Toronto, Ontario
Friday, September 3, 2010 - 18:00

TICKETS ON SALE UNTIL AUG. 31st! Please buy them before then.

We invite you to join us on September 3rd. Sit down with local farmers, hunters, and gatherers for a sumptuous five course meal prepared with the freshest local ingredients by Conscientious Catering. Crannog Ales will be offering their fine ales along with a selection of hand-made fruit sodas.

Carlin Hall
Thursday, September 23, 2010 - 17:00 - Sunday, September 26, 2010 - 12:00

Hi Everyone,
I want to let you know that the registration is open for the 2010 Gathering! The theme this year is water and we'll be getting together in the quiet little town of Ymir (20 minutes outside of Nelson) from Sept 23rd to Sept 26th. You can find more information at the B.C. Food Systems Network website under the Gathering 2010 tab on the lefthand side of the home page.

You can also complete the downloadable form that can be mailed directly to Jen Gamble, Gathering Coordinator. If you have any questions please feel free to contact her.
I hope to see you all in September!

Ymir, B.C.
Sunday, June 26, 2011 - 08:30 - Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 17:00

The Coastal CURA is announcing a Call for Contributions for an upcoming conference entitled, People in Places: Engaging Together in Integrated Resource Management, to take place in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada from June 26-29, 2011.

Please feel free to forward this announcement to your colleagues and friends who may be interested in participating in this unique and timely event. I look forward to hearing from you soon, and do hope to see you in June 2011.

Call for Papers & Contributions

People in Places:

Engaging Together in Integrated Resource Management

Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada
Rm 213 E Atrium Buiding, Saint Mary's University, 923 Robbie Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Thursday, July 7, 2011 - 17:00 - Sunday, July 10, 2011 - 10:00

The time for the 13th Annual Gathering of the BC Food Systems Network is fast approaching! The gathering will take place July 7-10, 2011, in the community of 100 Mile House in the central interior region of the province. We are happy to say that the 100 Mile Lodge Conference Centre is offering a gracious venue in a picturesque rural setting.

100 Mile House Lodge Conference Centre
100 Mile House, B.C.
Friday, July 8, 2011 - 19:00 - 22:00

For the purpose of deepening the cross cultural understanding of the critical issue of land reform and long term food security, the BCFSN is preparing for a Special Public Forum and Wine and Cheese Reception at it's 13th Annual Gathering in 100 Mile House, B.C. The forum will take place on Friday July 8, 2011 from 7:00 – 10:00 pm and will bring together researchers, activists and political advocates who are renowned for their knowledge and expertise in various aspects of land and food redistribution and reform.

100 Mile House Lodge Conference Centre
100 Mile House, B.C.
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 - 09:00 - Saturday, October 1, 2011 - 22:00

The Ktunaxa and Secwepemc Nations are hosting the First Annual Columbia Salmon Festival.
The Columbia Salmon Festival is an event in celebration of the history and future of Salmon in
the Columbia River. The goal of this event is, “to provide opportunities for ALL to learn about
the past, present and future of Salmon in the Columbia River, and its importance to First
The Festival will consist of events and activities in the Invermere to Fairmont Hot Springs areas
from Wednesday September 28 to Saturday October 1, 2011 including events such as Youth

James Cabot Park
Invermere, B.C.