Calendar of Events (Lethbridge)

Feb
18
Mon
Bite-Sized Learning – Food For Thought
Feb 18 @ 10:38 pm – 11:38 pm
Bite-Sized Learning - Food For Thought

Bite-Sized Learning – Food For Thought

Join Outreach & Education for mini sessions each month on a variety of topics.

Feb-Nov 2019
Mondays  12:10-12:50 pm *except holidays
Training Rm. 520

Monthly Topics

February – Family & Relationships
March – Mental Health & Self-Care
April – Towards Indigenous Understanding
May – Sexual Violence Awareness
June – Being an Ally
July – Racism and Privilege
August – Sexism and Gender
September – Suicide Awareness
October – Healthy Workplace
November – Men’s Mental Health

Lethbridge Family Services
1098 3 Ave N.
Enter through the west doors
Open to the community
Bring your lunch

Feb
19
Tue
INDIAN DAY SCHOOLS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT @ Blood Indian Reserve, Saipoyi School Gym – Red Crow College
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
INDIAN DAY SCHOOLS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT @ Blood Indian Reserve, Saipoyi School Gym – Red Crow College

You are invited to attend an Information Session on

INDIAN DAY SCHOOLS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT

When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Where: Blood Indian Reserve, Saipoyi School Gym – Red Crow College

This Class Action Lawsuit is the “Day Schools Class Action Lawsuit”. This does not entail the “Residential School Day Scholar Lawsuit,” currently being administered by the group from Kamloops, B.C.

For more information, contact Keith Chiefmoon, IRS Community Engagement, at 403-737-3883.

 

Feb
20
Wed
OPEN HOUSE at ARCHES: Indigenous Recovery Coach Program
Feb 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
OPEN HOUSE at ARCHES: Indigenous Recovery Coach Program

OPEN HOUSE

ARCHES: Indigenous Recovery Coach Program

February 20, 2019
12pm to 2pm

1206 6th Ave. S.
Lethbridge

You’re Invited to meet the staff and Elders of the program.

Share in snacks and refreshments.

403-328-8162

Feb
25
Mon
Bite-Sized Learning – Food For Thought
Feb 25 @ 10:38 pm – 11:38 pm
Bite-Sized Learning - Food For Thought

Bite-Sized Learning – Food For Thought

Join Outreach & Education for mini sessions each month on a variety of topics.

Feb-Nov 2019
Mondays  12:10-12:50 pm *except holidays
Training Rm. 520

Monthly Topics

February – Family & Relationships
March – Mental Health & Self-Care
April – Towards Indigenous Understanding
May – Sexual Violence Awareness
June – Being an Ally
July – Racism and Privilege
August – Sexism and Gender
September – Suicide Awareness
October – Healthy Workplace
November – Men’s Mental Health

Lethbridge Family Services
1098 3 Ave N.
Enter through the west doors
Open to the community
Bring your lunch

Feb
28
Thu
HONOURING OUR VOICES – Pipe Ceremony @ Ramada Inn
Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
HONOURING OUR VOICES - Pipe Ceremony @ Ramada Inn

HONOURING OUR VOICES

Murdered and Missing Healing Gathering

CONNECTING OUR STORIES – HEALING OUR HEARTS

This gathering is open to all families who have a missing and murdered loved one within Canada. This gathering is for Southern Alberta families regardless of race, culture or Ethnicity.

PIPE CEREMONY – February 28, 2019  5:00 pm
GATHERING  March 1 and 2, 2019  9:00 am – 4:00 pm

PRESENTING KEY NOTE SPEAKERS
Families of murdered and missing loved ones will present their personal stories & journeys of healing.

  • Nahanni FONTAINE
  • Bernadette SMITH
  • Savvy SIMON

GATHERING EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

  • Activities for children and youth
  • Childcare provided for children (6 & under)
  • Grandmother’s Tea Healing Circles
  • Healing Ceremonies
  • Panel Discussion
  • Key Note Speakers
  • Round Dance | March 1, 2019, 8 pm – 11 pm

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 15, 2019

RAMADA INN
3515 26 Street NE,
Calgary, Alberta

Mar
1
Fri
HONOURING OUR VOICES – Gathering @ Ramada Inn
Mar 1 @ 9:00 am – Mar 2 @ 4:00 pm
HONOURING OUR VOICES - Gathering @ Ramada Inn

HONOURING OUR VOICES

Murdered and Missing Healing Gathering

CONNECTING OUR STORIES – HEALING OUR HEARTS

This gathering is open to all families who have a missing and murdered loved one within Canada. This gathering is for Southern Alberta families regardless of race, culture or Ethnicity.

PIPE CEREMONY – February 28, 2019  5:00 pm
GATHERING  March 1 and 2, 2019  9:00 am – 4:00 pm

PRESENTING KEY NOTE SPEAKERS
Families of murdered and missing loved ones will present their personal stories & journeys of healing.

  • Nahanni FONTAINE
  • Bernadette SMITH
  • Savvy SIMON

GATHERING EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

  • Activities for children and youth
  • Childcare provided for children (6 & under)
  • Grandmother’s Tea Healing Circles
  • Healing Ceremonies
  • Panel Discussion
  • Key Note Speakers
  • Round Dance | March 1, 2019, 8 pm – 11 pm

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 15, 2019

RAMADA INN
3515 26 Street NE,
Calgary, Alberta

Calgary Hitmen Support Connecteen @ Scotiabank Saddledome
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Calgary Hitmen Support Connecteen @ Scotiabank Saddledome

COME CHEER ON THE CALGARY HITMEN AT THE CONNECTEEN GAME!

ConnecTeen is a confidential peer support service for youth in Calgary and area. If you need to talk, contact ConnecTeen by phone, text or chat to connect you with a peer who understands your unique situation and can help talk you though your issues. Learn more at https://calgaryconnecteen.com

Distress Centre/ConnecTeen is partnering with The Calgary Hitmen for their game on MARCH 1, at 7 pm

We are very excited to offer complimentary tickets to any youth that would like to attend the game. Limited tickets available. Let’s fill the Saddledome and learn why every youth should know about ConnecTeen.

For your tickets to the ConnecTeen Game, contact guljamalt@distresscentre.com

 

Mar
4
Mon
Bite-Sized Learning – Food For Thought
Mar 4 @ 10:38 pm – 11:38 pm
Bite-Sized Learning - Food For Thought

Bite-Sized Learning – Food For Thought

Join Outreach & Education for mini sessions each month on a variety of topics.

Feb-Nov 2019
Mondays  12:10-12:50 pm *except holidays
Training Rm. 520

Monthly Topics

February – Family & Relationships
March – Mental Health & Self-Care
April – Towards Indigenous Understanding
May – Sexual Violence Awareness
June – Being an Ally
July – Racism and Privilege
August – Sexism and Gender
September – Suicide Awareness
October – Healthy Workplace
November – Men’s Mental Health

Lethbridge Family Services
1098 3 Ave N.
Enter through the west doors
Open to the community
Bring your lunch

Mar
8
Fri
Southwest Alberta Regional Housing Forum 2019 in Lethbridge @ CASA
Mar 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Southwest Alberta Regional Housing Forum 2019 in Lethbridge @ CASA

Southwest Alberta Regional Housing Forum 2019 in Lethbridge

Please join us March 8th for the Southwest Alberta Regional Housing Forum in Lethbridge.

Learn about rural and urban homelessness, a range of community-based approaches to providing social housing, and join us to help build collective impact to end homelessness in your community and region.

Registration fee is $40 and includes lunch.

Program Overview

We will open the day with a prayer led by Jordan Head from Treaty Seven Housing Authority.

Keynote speakers are Dr. Alina Turner and Liz Weaver from the Tamarack Institute.

Dr. Turner will address “From Crisis to Innovation: Moving towards a regionalized, integrated approach to housing & homelessness in southwest Alberta”.

Following this presentation there will be a panel discussion including Housing reps from Lethbridge, Fort Macleod, Taber, Pincher Creek and the Alberta Rural Development Network.

In the afternoon, Liz Weaver will present a workshop on Collective Impact: A Framework for Community Change.

Networking Opportunities

Connect with others interested in Affordable Housing  and Homelessness.

As a community members, housing practitioner, community leader, partner agency representative or someone with lived experience you will be encouraged to share your perspectives and ideas.

Please share this email with others. 

Registration space is limited. First come first serve.

** Until some issues are sorted, registrants may be invoiced by the City of Lethbridge for the $40 registration fee.

Mar
11
Mon
Bite-Sized Learning – Food For Thought
Mar 11 @ 10:38 pm – 11:38 pm
Bite-Sized Learning - Food For Thought

Bite-Sized Learning – Food For Thought

Join Outreach & Education for mini sessions each month on a variety of topics.

Feb-Nov 2019
Mondays  12:10-12:50 pm *except holidays
Training Rm. 520

Monthly Topics

February – Family & Relationships
March – Mental Health & Self-Care
April – Towards Indigenous Understanding
May – Sexual Violence Awareness
June – Being an Ally
July – Racism and Privilege
August – Sexism and Gender
September – Suicide Awareness
October – Healthy Workplace
November – Men’s Mental Health

Lethbridge Family Services
1098 3 Ave N.
Enter through the west doors
Open to the community
Bring your lunch

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