West Kootenay Metis

Taansi, Tansi, Taanishi (Hello! In Michif, nêhiyawêwin (cree), Michif)

Some important dates to remember coming up this month and next for our local WKMS community. Please message if you have any questions…

🥀Remembrance Day-

Nov 11 procession starts at 10:30 at the Nelson BC Legion, then 2 minutes of silence at the Cenotaph at 11 am. WKMS will be walking in the procession to honour and remember our Métis veterans.

♾️Louis Riel Day-

Nov 16 11am Flag raising at Nelson BC City Hall. Come join us to remember the man who fought for Métis Rights and Justice, as well as remember our ancestors who fought with him.

🪅WKMS Annual General Meeting-

Nov 26 at 2 pm Taghum Hall

5915 Taghum Hall Rd

Calling all Métis citizens to join us at our AGM, our local citizens participation is extremely important to the community and also for planning programming for the upcoming year! We would love to meet you!

🎄WKMS Christmas Party-

Dec 10 at Taghum Hall

Save the Date! More info to come

Kaawaapamatin miina (see you later-southern/heritage Michif )

Enn bonn zhoornii ayahkun (have a good day southern/heritage Michif)