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BC Métis Federation Increases Support for Roots Music Festival

(Prince George, BC) BC Métis Federation increased support in Prince George this weekend by working with one of the local Métis community partner organizations Peyak Li Moond Métis Society (Peyak) to support their 4th Roots Music Festival. This music festival began in 2015 and BC Métis Federation has been an ongoing partner to support the […]

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7th Annual General Meeting

The 7th annual BC Métis Federation General Meeting and election will be held Sunday September 30th, 2018 at 8:00AM, followed by a Métis dinner and cultural celebration from 6:30-9:00PM. Burnaby, BC Lochdale Hall 490 Sperling Avenue Draft Agenda AGM Registration Open 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM Opening Fiddle Music – Rene Therrien 9:00 AM First Nations protocol […]

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Second Métis Meeting in Prince George Increases Interest for Reconciliation Project

(Prince George, BC) BC Métis Federation leadership and project team members attended the second Reconciliation Project meeting in Prince George today working with one of the local Métis community organizations, Peyak Li Moond Métis Society (Peyak). BC Metis Federation arranged to showcase Métis culture and shared information about the Reconciliation Project launched in partnership between […]

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Métis Meeting in Terrace Kicks Off Reconciliation Project

(Terrace, BC) BC Métis Federation leadership and project team members attended the first Reconciliation Project meeting in Terrace this past weekend with partners Skeena River Métis Community Association (SRMCA). The meeting provided an opportunity to share Métis culture and share information about the new project launched in partnership between the BC Métis Federation and the […]

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Reconciliation Project – Community Meetings Announced

Introduction In 2018, the Province of British Columbia and the BC Metis Federation collaborated on a Knowledge Partnership Project (KPP). The results of this project were important in that we learned there are common threads and great diversity amongst and between Metis people and communities throughout British Columbia regarding identity and governance. This was truly […]

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BC Métis Federation Brings Métis Pride at Fusion Festival in Surrey, BC

(Surrey, BC) BC Métis Federation was once again proud to support the Michif Historical and Cultural Preservation Society with the expanded Métis showcase at the eleventh (11th) annual multicultural celebration at the Fusion Festival this past weekend in Surrey, BC. The Fusion Festival had over 45 “nations” sharing their culture with attendance estimated over 100,000 […]

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Métis Culture In Surrey – Fusion Festival July 21-22, 2018

The BC Métis Federation is continuing support for Métis culture at British Columbia’s largest cultural festival next weekend in Surrey, BC. The Fusion Festival continues to grow as one of Canada’s largest multi cultural celebrations and the Métis showcase won the best presentation last year. Thank you to the Michif Historical and Cultural Preservation Society […]

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Skeena Valley Country Music Festival 2018

BC Métis Federation is proud to support the 2018 Skeena Valley Country Music Festival, a Métis community event taking place August 10-12 in Terrace, BC. This will be a fun weekend of music and dancing! Free on-site RV Camping and concessions available. For info call: Elizabeth at 250-635-0582 René at 250-638-0483 Rosanne at 250-638-8509

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Roots Music Festival 2018

BC Métis Federation is proud to support the 2018 Roots Music Festival, a Métis community event taking place August 17-19 in Prince George, BC. Join the Peyak Li Moond Métis Society for a weekend of live music and dancing! Free on-site RV camping is available. For info call 778-349-1566 or email plmmetis@outlook.com.

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BC Métis Federation Letter to Province of BC

The BC Métis Federation continues to assert jurisdiction for our Métis members and their families. BCMF leadership sent the following letter on Friday, July 6th in response to a letter sent from MCFD dated July 3, 2018, to continue to address this matter. Dear Ms. Stewart, As you know, two members of the BC Métis Federation, (redacted name) […]

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