Learning For All

Open Elder Time 

The Niitsitapi Learning Centre is honored to offer open Elder time to all of our families. Blackfoot Elder Randy Bottle and Cree/Metis Elder Kerrie Moore will be on site on a monthly basis to support your family’s needs.  Elder are able to support with traditional teachings, ceremonial advice as well as guidance around various Indigenous way of knowing being and doing.  Please consult the Niitsitapi Learning Centre calendar to find the date for open Elder time and call the office to make an appointment.

Family Powwow Night (TBD)

Families will have the opportunity to learn traditional powwow dancing. 

All ages and families welcome however children under the age of 10 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Class sizes will be limited. Register early to secure your spot, drop-ins welcome space permitting!

When: Thursday evenings from 6-8 PM (starting Sept. 26)
Where: The Niitsitapi Learning Centre (3743 Dover Ridge Dr. SE)
Offered free of charge! Snacks provided.
Register: Cwainwright@miskanawah.ca


After School Program 2019-2020 (TBD)

The City of Calgary offers an After School Program, Koko'sinooniks from 12-2pm on Friday's. Please see the office for a registration package. Space is limited. Lunch is provided, however there is no transportation. 

Learning Opportunities

For information about learning opportunities please visit the Indigenous Education Team insite page:

https://portal.cbe.ab.ca/staff...


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