Around the MNO – January 2011

Members of the MNO Health Branch participating in a team building exercise as part of recent Health Branch training in Kingston (l-r) Stacey Rivet, Jennatul Mawa, Natalie “Super-star” Lloyd and Tracey Dale
MNO Health Branch staff members Louise Cloutier and Richard Aubin are in the Christmas spirit for the Métis Nation of Ontario – Timmins Annual General Meeting.
Métis youth Hayden Cameron feeds a moose during a wilderness adventure organized by the Métis Nation of Ontario – Timmins in January.
Meet and greet between Thunder Bay Métis Council and Mayor Keith Hobbs: (l-r) Anna Gibbon (Thunder Bay Aboriginal Liaison), Janine Landry, Tim Pile, Senator Bob McKay, Keith Hobbs, Wendy Landry, Karen Drake and Cam Burgess.
Do you recognize this Métis Santa? He was discovered getting a little work done at the Rideau Dental Centre in Ottawa. (It’s Métis poet, Raymond Tremblay, who helps out the “big guy” from time to time.)
President of the Kenora Métis Council, Joel Henley, and his six year old granddaughter, Hailey Fortier; this was Hailey's first hunting trip with her Papa. It was a very exciting and successful day for both of them.
On December 17, Ottawa students in the MNO Ready-to-Work program in Ottawa celebrating their graduation from the program.
Christine King (left) with MNO Ready-to-Work Job Developer Chantal Lemire and Ontario Tourism Education Corporation Facilitator Tanya Sadler, proudly displaying her certificates indicating her graduation from the MNO Ready-to-Work Program.
April Gunanish (centre) with MNO Ready-to-Work Job Developer Chantal Lemire and Ontario Tourism Education Corporation Facilitator Tanya Sadler proudly displaying her certificates indicating her graduation from the MNO Ready-to-Work Program.
Nicole Williams (centre) with MNO Ready-to-Work Job Developer Kristen Stewart and Ontario Tourism Education Corporation Facilitator Sue Tait, proudly displaying her certificates indicating her graduation from the MNO Ready-to-Work Program.
Cortney Lottermoser (centre) with MNO Ready-to-Work Job Developer Kristen Stewart and Ontario Tourism Education Corporation Facilitator Sue Tait, proudly displaying her certificates indicating her graduation from the MNO Ready-to-Work Program.
Cathie Williams (centre) with MNO Ready-to-Work Job Developer Kristen Stewart and Ontario Tourism Education Corporation Facilitator Sue Tait, proudly displaying her certificates indicating her graduation from the MNO Ready-to-Work Program.
Ken Laycock (centre) with MNO Ready-to-Work Job Developer Kristen Stewart and Ontario Tourism Education Corporation Facilitator Sue Tait, proudly displaying his certificates indicating her graduation from the MNO Ready-to-Work Program.
The Education & Training Branch met in December to participate in a Managing Multiple Projects, Objectives and Deadlines Workshop.
Lively discussion during Education Branch training session in December: (l-r) Robert Karpan, Chis Paci, Scott Carpenter, Chantal Lemaire, Cyndi Boston-Cloutier & Bonny Cann
(l-r)Jeff Watts and Patricia Messenger enjoying a presentation during Education Branch training in December.
The facilitator listens during Education Branch training in December: (l-r) Linda Kraus, Tiffany Schmidt, Dana O'Donnell & Kristen Stewart.
Education Branch staff listen intently during training in December: (l-r) Kathleen Lanigan, Jo-Anne Parent, Bart Coughey, Kelly Honsberger and Rebecca Rogers.
A moment of levity at Education Branch training in December: (l-r) Scott Carpenter, Chris McLeod and Chris Paci (the three wise men)