Around MNO Feb 2011

Pictures of MNO events and activities from late December to Mid-February 2011. If you would like to submit pictures to future Around the MNO slide shows contact Mike Fedyk at mikef@metisnation.org

Santa (Niagara Council President Stephen Quensnelle) with Macey Matte-Hudspith at Health Branch Christmas Party in Niagara.
Scott and Rebecca Booth holding the Health Branch Banner at the Métis Skate Night on Jan. 22 in Niagara
Over 30 MNO Citizens attended a Moccasin Camp in Midland the weekend of Jan. 29-30
Display by Scott Carpenter at the Moccasin Camp in Midland on Jan. 29-30
New Education branch staff member Benny Michaud at the Moccasin Camp in Midland on Jan. 29-30
Participants in the Moccasin Camp at Midland on Jan. 29-30 view historic maps of the Métis homeland
MNO staff member Scott Carpenter explains Métis history during the Moccasin Camp at Midland on Jan. 29-30
Jim Tolles talks about a display of Métis artefacts he brought to the Moccasin Camp at Midland On Jan. 29-30
MNO staff member Chris Paci leads a discussion during the Moccasin Camp in Midland on Jan. 29-30
MNO staff member Guylaine Morin-Cléroux during the Moccasin Camp in Midland on Jan. 29-30
Mno staff member Chris McLeod leads a dynamic presentation during the Moccasin Camp in Midland on Jan. 29-30
MNO chair France Picotte presents a certificate of completion to Senator Cecile Wagar at the Midland Moccasin Camp on Jan. 29-30
A quilt created created by the MNO-Timmins Learning Circle Ladies to raffle off to raise fund for their activities
Members of the MNO-Timmins Learning Circle creating home-made Valentine Cards to send to Canadian soldiers
Homemade Valentine Cards created for Canadian soldiers by the MNO-Timmins Learning Circle
Members of the MNO-Timmins Learning Circle proudly displaying Valentine Cards they created to send Canadian soldiers
Thirty-two people attended a Pink & Purple workshop in January organized by the MNO-Timmins Learning Circle and MNO Health Branch to raise awareness about Breast and Colon Cancer.
Cake created for the Purple & Pink Workshop organized by MNO-Timmins Learning Circle and MNO Health Branch
One of the prizes given out during the Pink & Purple Workshop organized by the MNO-Timmins Learning Circle and MNO Health Branch
MNO-Timmins Learning Circle members have fun and keep fit playing Wii at a Valentine's Party on Feb. 10
The MNO Health Branch in Midland organized a Spa & Wellness Day on Feb. 11 that included 13 different booths
The MNO Health Branch in Midland organized a Spa & Wellness Day on Feb. 11 that included 13 different activities
The MNO Health Branch in Midland organized a Spa & Wellness Day on Feb. 11 that included 13 different activities
The MNO Health Branch in Midland organized a Spa & Wellness Day on Feb. 11 that included 13 different activities
On Feb. 9, Elder Peter White with the assistance of Tony Belcourt, performed naming ceremonies at the MNO Health & Wellness office in Ottawa (l-r) Tony, Carmen Pregant, Melissa Pigeau & Elder Peter White
Métis Identification & Registry Meeting in Sudbury on Feb. 13
(l-r) Senator Micheline Boisvert of the Chapleau Council, MNO Chair France Picotte, MNO President Gary Lipinski & Chapleau Council President David Hamilton at the Chapleau Métis Identification & Registry Consultation on Feb. 12 in Chapleau
Métis Identification & Registry Meeting in Sault Ste. Marie on Feb. 11
MNO President Gary Lipinski (back) listens to a presentation with fellow MNO citizens during the Métis Identification and Registry Consultations in Bruce Mines on Feb. 13
Some MNO staff members at a family fun day organized in Sudbury (l-r) Nancy Martel, Long-Term Care Coordinator, Dale Xilon, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Coordinator and Loma Rowlinson, Responsible Gambling Coordinator
Some of the participants at the Family Fun Day in Sudbury organized by the MNO Health Branch (l-r) Norm, Nancy Martel, Alice, Monique Boulard and John Haitse
Kempton (Bucky) Gravelle at a Family Fun Day in Sudbury organized by the MNO Health Branch