Castlemain Blog

Indigenous Veterans Day – November 8th

  Indigenous Veterans Day – November 8th 7   November, 2017 As we prepare to honour all Canadian veterans this November, we wanted to take a moment to specifically acknowledge the Indigenous veterans that served and continue to serve, in the Canadian...

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Things We’re into this Week- Oct 30th – Nov 5th

  Things We're into this Week- Oct 30th - Nov 5th 30   October, 2017   WHAT WE'RE EXCITED ABOUT On October 28th, the Dan Milo Society will be hosting the Skowkale Longhouse Gala & Art Auction at the Musqueam Community Centre to raise funds to rebuild the Skowkale...

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Things We’re Into This Week: October 21st – 26th

  Things We're Into This Week: October 21st - 26th 21   October, 2017   WHERE TO GO This October 22 - 25th will be Cando’s 24th Annual National Conference & AGM with the theme A New Dawn in Indigenous Economies. Cando is an excellent resource to learn more...

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The Municipal Landscape of BC

  The Municipal Landscape of BC 03   October, 2017 The Municipal Landscape in BC In British Columbia, there is a local government system that consists of regional districts, municipalities and improvement districts, each administered primarily through the...

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Orange Shirt Day

  Orange Shirt Day 30   September, 2017 September 30th is national Orange Shirt Day, where people wear orange shirts to remember the horrific effects of the Indian Residential School system, where children felt, and were told, that they didn’t matter. The...

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Meet our new co-op student, Amber!

  Meet our co-op student, Amber! 14   September, 2017   Amber is a proud member of Cheam First Nation and is currently in her second year of the Master of Public Administration program at the University of Victoria. Her background includes a Bachelor of...

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Meet our new team member, Aaron!

  Meet our new team member, Aaron! 06   September, 2017   Aaron Samuel is nehiyaw (Plains Cree) and Caribbean. He holds a JD with a Specialization in Aboriginal Law from the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia. Prior to...

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