Lighting the Fire

Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre is proud to introduce the theme of this year’s Lighting the Fire Conference:

Sharing Our Success, Living a Good Life

Achieving holistic well-being has always been a goal of First Nations. This year’s Lighting the Fire will showcase creative, fun and educational ways professionals can help students to achieve mental, physical, spiritual and emotional well-being. Participants will explore various and diverse educational models for First Nations. 

Through the incorporation of First Nations knowledge and perspectives, First Nations schools have developed exciting new educational programs to provide opportunities for all learners to achieve: mino-pimatisiwin; honso aynai; and tokatakiya wichoniwashte. Sharing our stories will help every one of our schools achieve even more success. 

May 10-12, 2017

Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre
1808 Wellington Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba

Registration is now open

Costs
Full Conference: 1-4 people, $300/person; 5-19 people, $275/person; 20+ people, $225/person
Single Day: $100/person (each day)
Student: Full Conference, $115/person; Single Day, $55/person
Elders: Free

Payment Methods
Credit card (online or on-site)
Authorized Purchase Order 
Certified Cheque from an organization or band (no personal cheques)
Cash (on-site only)

Please make all payments payable to Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre Inc. and send to:

Lighting The Fire 2017 Registration
Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre Inc.
2-1100 Waverley Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 3X9

For more general conference information contact:
Joy Keeper, Conference Coordinator
(204) 594-1290 ext. 2064
joyk@mfnerc.com

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