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Manitoba actress relates to role of restless, risk-loving mom By: Randall King, Winnipeg Free Press-April 20, 2017

Sarah Ballenden tells the real-life tale of a M├ętis woman caught in the swirl of rumour By: Randall King, Winnipeg Free Press-April 20, 2017

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Boarder X Dec. 12, 2016 - Apr. 23, 2017

Urban~Scapes Workshop with Glenna Evans-Mulvihill Apr. 23, 2017

Job Bank -

Museum Interpreters

Seven Oaks House Museum
App Deadline: 23 / 04 / 2017

Data Analytics Specialist

Canadian Museum for Human Rights
App Deadline: 23 / 04 / 2017

Associated Organizations

Aboriginal Arts Secretariat The Aboriginal Arts Office is committed to ensuring that the Canada Council's services and programs best meet the needs of Canada's First Nations, Inuit and Métis arts communities.

Aboriginal Business and Entrepreneurial Development Canada ABED can help Aboriginal entrepreneurs, communities and organizations to achieve their business goals.

Aboriginal Curatorial Collective The Aboriginal Curatorial Collective is a not for profit organization dedicated to informing the public about the role of Aboriginal art curators in protecting, fostering, and extending Aboriginal arts and culture in North America and around the world through acquisition, conservation, interpretation and exhibition.

Aboriginal Education Information on particular strategies and initiatives in regards to Aboriginal education from K-12 in the province of Manitoba.

Aboriginal Education Directorate The Aboriginal Education Directorate provides leadership and co-ordination for departmental initiatives in Aboriginal education and training. The Aboriginal Education Directorate operates from within Manitoba Education, Manitoba Advanced Education and Literacy, and Manitoba Aboriginal and Northern Affairs. The primary role of the Aboriginal Education Directorate is in research, policy development and strategic initiatives.

Aboriginal Music Week Aboriginal Music Week celebrates the fact that Indigenous artists around the world are creating music that crosses almost all musical and physical borders, without regret. Happens every August in Winnipeg. 

Aboriginal Languages of Manitoba Inc. Aboriginal Languages of Manitoba Inc. (ALM) formerly known as The Manitoba Association of Native Languages, Inc. (MANL) was incorporated in 1985 to promote the retention of Manitoba's Aboriginal Languages. The Native Education Concerns Group, which formed in 1978 addressed the issue of the need for Aboriginal language preservation. The Association was established in response to this issue.

Aboriginal Peoples Television Network Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN) is the first and only national Aboriginal broadcaster in the world, with programming by, for and about Aboriginal Peoples, to share with all Canadians as well as viewers around the world.

AMIK AMIK is an aboriginal owned and managed consultancy firm located in Winnipeg.

The Art Centre at Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada The Art Centre at Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC), is responsible for the development, preservation and promotion of the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada Art Collection.

Art City Art City is a non-profit community art centre dedicated to providing high quality programs to residents of the West Broadway area.

Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) was formed in 1988 to act as an advocate on issues that commonly affected all of the First Nations of Manitoba. 

The Beat: Aboriginal Art on Canada’s Pacific Coast The Beat promotes west coast First Nations art in the context of the communities and cultures of origin.

Broadway Neighbourhood Center The Broadway Neighbourhood Centre (BNC), Inc. is a not-for-profit organization committed to providing the highest quality recreational, social, health, educational, and employment training programs and services to all ages. The primary focus of the Centre is the local neighbourhood and the Centre responds to the issues, needs and strengths of the neighbourhood through specialized, flexible and innovative solutions.

CBC Indigenous National news, arts, events and commentary by Indigenous journalists for Indigenous communities.

Canadian Heritage Arts and Cultural Industries Canadian Heritage’s resource library for the arts and culture sector.

Canadian Plains Gallery Canadian Plains Gallery is an agency that promotes the highest quality art of Manitoba's premiere Aboriginal Artists.

Cree-Ations Artist Showcase Artist showcase and boutique located on Main Street in Winnipeg.

First Nations University of Canada First Nations University is a unique Canadian institution that specializes in Indigenous knowledge, providing post-secondary education for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal students alike within a culturally support environment.

First Peoples Cultural Foundation The First Peoples' Cultural Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that generates support to raise awareness and funding for the revitalization of Aboriginal language and arts.

First Perspective Canadian source for news about Indigenous people.

Graffiti Gallery Graffiti Art Programming Inc. is a not-for-profit community youth art centre, using art as a tool for community, social, economic and individual growth. It is the only one of its kind in North America for artists of all ages and genres from traditional art, to urban art (including hip hop art, graffiti art, street art), to Aboriginal art, to contemporary art, to performance art.

Indigenous Arts at the Banff Center Indigenous Arts at The Banff Centre offers programming to enhance opportunities for Indigenous artists — writers, musicians, dancers and choreographers, visual and new media artists, and others — to research, conceive, and produce Indigenous work with cultural integrity and artistic merit.

Indspire Indspire is a national charity that focuses on the distribution of bursaries and scholarship as well as recognizing Canada’s Indigenous achievers.

Inuit Art Foundation The Inuit Art Foundation offers professional development services to Inuit artists and assists with such community initiatives as workshops and the obtaining of materials and tools.

Isuma TV IsumaTV is an independent online interactive network of Inuit and Indigenous multimedia.

Ka Ni Kanichihk Inc. Ka Ni Kanichihk provides Aboriginal identified programs and services that focus on wholeness and wellness and that build on the strengths and resilience of Aboriginal peoples.

Kegedonce Press Since 1993, Kegedonce Press has been crafting beautiful books that involve Indigenous Peoples at all levels of production. 

Land InSights Land InSights is the driving force behind the First Peoples' Festival, making Montreal the nerve centre of Indigenous Creativity from the three Americas for ten days in August.

Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre Inc. Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre is a community mandated, Aboriginal directed and supported human service organization, delivering children in care and community based programs and services to Aboriginal families.

Manito Ahbee The Manito Ahbee Festival is a celebration of Aboriginal music, arts, culture and heritage. It showcases the talents, gifts and abilities of Aboriginal artists from all nations.

Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre The Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre Inc. provides the province’s leading education, administration, technology, language and culture services to First Nations schools in Manitoba

Manitoba Indigenous Cultural Education Centre MICEC is a provincial, non-profit, charitable and educational organization that works to promote awareness and understanding of Indigenous culture for all Manitobans, and houses more than 10,000 books and video and hundreds of artifacts and works of art.

Manitoba Moon Voices Inc. Building stronger connections among Indigenous women, their communities, organizations and allies across Manitoba to support our collaborative voice and empower each other.

Manitoba Métis Federation The Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF) is the official democratic and self-governing political representative for the Metis Nation’s Manitoba Metis Community.  The MMF promotes the political, social, cultural, and economic interests and rights of the Metis in Manitoba. In addition, the MMF delivers programs and services to our community including: child and family services; justice; housing; youth; education; human resources; economic development and natural resources.

Manitoba Music: Aboriginal Music Program Manitoba Music’s Aboriginal Music Program delivers projects and services that respond to the needs of the industry as identified by a steering committee.

Mentoring Artists for Women's Art Mentoring Artists for Women’s Art encourages and supports the intellectual and creative development of women in the visual arts by providing mentorship programs, lectures, and workshops.

MUSKRAT is an on-line Indigenous arts and culture magazine that honours the connection between humans and our traditional ecological knowledge by exhibiting original works and critical commentary. 

Neechi Niche  Neechi Niche is an art gallery and shop located on the second floor of Neechi Commons on Main Street in Winnipeg. The Niche focuses on representing First Nation, Metis, Inuit, and local community artists, and are a consignment based store that carries traditional craftwork, contemporary fine art and an extensive book selection. They also host a variety of Artistic and cultural events from book launches, to artist talks, and workshops. Neechi Niche where Artists and community come together.

NCI FM Native Communications Inc. (NCI) is a public broadcaster in Manitoba; an Aboriginal service organization offering radio programming that is designed for and by Native people.

Northern Images Northern Images (a division of Arctic Co-operatives Ltd.) is a chain of commercial galleries owned and operated by Inuit and Dene art and craft producing Co-operatives in Nunavut, and the North West Territories.

Pemmican Publications Pemmican Publications is a book publisher with a mandate to promote Metis authors, illustrators and stories. It is a not-for-profit company that operates as an arm’s-length affiliate of the Manitoba Metis Federation.

Say Magazine Say Magazine is the largest national lifestyle magazine for and about Aboriginal people.

SEED Winnipeg SEED Winnipeg Inc. is a non-profit agency that works to reduce poverty and help renew Winnipeg’s inner city by helping individuals start small businesses and save money for future goals.

St. Norbert Arts Centre The St. Norbert Arts Centre (SNAC) is a cultural community dedicated to cultural expression, education and environmental stewardship. SNAC offers programming that range from Meditation, Art therapy, Yoga, Sweatlodge ceremony, aromatherapy and more.

Teekca's Aboriginal Boutique Aboriginal arts and crafts from Aboriginal artists and crafters across Canada.

Theytus Books Since 1980, Theytus Books has been a leading proponent for Indigenous authors, illustrators and artists. It ensures that their voice and vision are expressed with the highest level of cultural authenticity and integrity.

Urban Shaman Contemporary Aboriginal Art Gallery Urban Shaman Contemporary Aboriginal Art is a nationally recognized leader in Aboriginal arts programming and one of the foremost venues and voices for Aboriginal art in Canada.

Yellowquill College Yellowquill College is a First Nation owned and operated education centre that provides the Winnipeg aboriginal community with quality education and training.