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Louis Riel Memorial and Metis Flag Raising Celebration

Louis Riel Memorial and Métis Flag Raising Celebration

Everyone is welcome to come celebrate the life, challenges and contributions of one of Canada's most notable historical figures.

Moose Jaw, Prince Albert and Saskatoon campuses are having a flag raising ceremony on November 16 at 9:00 a.m. 

Regina campus is having their flag raising ceremony on November 16 at 1:30 p.m.

Check out the campus city for more details about the flag raising and other activities.

Event: Flag raising
Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Moose Jaw campus

 

Event: Traditional Meal provided by Sioux chef catering
Cupcakes
Jigging
Louis Riel/Metis display
Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. 
Location:

Cafeteria foyer
Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Moose Jaw Campus 

 

Event:

Raising of the Metis Flag.
The Métis national anthem will be sung by Kim Kuzak, Adult Education instructor.

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Front lawn of the Technical Building
Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Prince Albert Campus  

 

Event:

Tea, cookies and a presentation about the Métis sash by Shelley Behumeur.

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Library
Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Prince Albert Campus  

 

Event:

Métis Jeopardy

Teams of 3 will compete to answer Metis trivia. Enter your team by answering a Metis Crossword puzzle. Drop off entries by 3:30 p.m. on November 14 with anyone from Indigenous Strategy (Jenn Davies, Carrie McCloy, Shelley Belhumeur, or Jennifer Brockman).

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: Library
Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Prince Albert Campus  

Event:

Riverside Jigging Club

Enjoy bannock and homemade crabapple jelly or crabapple butter and coffee/tea.

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: Library
Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Prince Albert Campus  
Event:

Louis Riel presentation by Wendy Gervais

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Auditorium
Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Regina Campus  
   
Event:

Raising of the Metis Flag
Followed by hot chocolate and fried bannock ball social

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: Front lawn
Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Regina Campus 
Event:

Speakers include Jason Seright, Director, Indigenous Strategy and Rita Bouvier, Author and Educator

Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: E.A. Davies Auditorium
Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Saskatoon Campus 
1030 Idylwyld Dr. N  

 

Event: Raising of the Metis Flag.

Speaker: Dr. Larry Rosia, President and CEO
Métis National Anthem by St. Michael Community School

Date: Thursday, November 16
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Front foyer
Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Saskatoon Campus, Idylwyld Dr.
1130 Idylwyld Dr N
Activities & raffle for prizes at the Indigenous Students’ Centre, room 121.4

For more information, contact Brian Gallagher at 306-659-4212 or brian.gallagher@saskpolytech.ca.

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