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The Leisure and Sports department will host the annual Golf Benefit on August 15, 2019 at the Club de Golf Belvedere in Val d'Or.  All proceeds will go towards the Minor Sports Programs.  Special Guests are the Waswanipi Chiefs hockey team.  The Chiefs will be honored at this event as our National Hockey Champions!  For more information please contact the Leisure & Sports at 819-753-2450.

FinancialAwareness WaswanipiLearn how to effectively budget your finances and prepare the foundation for home ownership.

When?
July 17-18, 2019, 6 pm to 9 pm (both evenings)

Where?
Cree First Nation Of Waswanipi – Conference Room

For more information contact
Ryan Rice, Housing Industry Specialist; 514-233-1977, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or
Lawrence P. Katapatuk, Regional Housing Planner; 819-856-5234, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The conference is presented by the Cree Nation Government and Capital Works & Services, Waswanipi, Québec.

Our annual gathering of the Old Post (Chiiwetau) will be held from July 19, 2019 to August 2, 2019.  This event will take place at the Old Post island in Waswanipi Lake.  Many activities, events and traditional practices will be part of the Chiiwetau festivities.  For more information please contact Robin Gull at 819.753.2587.

The Canada Day Festivities will be held on June 30 and July 1, 2019 at the Community Health and Fitness Centre (CHFC) along with other events to be included, MSA Banquet and Awards, Communitry Recognition Awards and the Fireworks on July 1.  For more information, please contact Clarissa Happyjack at 819.753.2450.

Our Chiefs hockey team won the Fred Sasakamoose Chief Thunderstick National Hockey Tournament in Saskatoon 2019.  CHIEFS are the National Aboriginal Hockey Champs!  The event took place on April 26-28, 2019 in Saskatoon, SK.

As part of our annual clean-up, we encourage everyone to take part of this year's Community clean-up.  Community members, teachers, students, workers and Band employees.  There is no confirmation date yet but you can contact the Band admionistration office for furthet information.  Meegwetch!

Chief and Council extended our traditional leave (Goose Break) until May 21, 2019. Enjoy the extended Goose Break!  Work will resume on May 21, 2019.

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