Welcome - Pjilsa’si
11 May 2016
Book on the Significance of First Nations Traditions and Elders to be included in Welcome to Kindergarten Bags
Charlottetown PE, --- May 10, 2016
Youth entering kindergarten this coming fall will receive a copy of “Why Do You Smudge, Mishoomis?,” a book that teaches about significance of Elders in First Nations culture, as well as the respect for traditional knowledge; in particular, the importance of the Smudging Ceremony.
The books will be included in the “Welcome to Kindergarten Bags” distributed to families of preschoolers entering Kindergarten by The Learning Partnership...TO CONTINUE
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Welcome to the Mi'kmaq Confederacy of PEI
Working together to enhance the lives of
Mi’kmaq on Prince Edward Island, now and in the future.
MCPEI is guided by the following core values:
Respect: we honour and value the diverse viewpoints and beliefs of all individuals, and promote collaborative relationships that are based on trust, understanding and acceptance.
Tradition: we strengthen, promote, preserve and protect Mi’kmaw culture, beliefs and heritage for current and future generations.
Excellence: we are committed to developing, delivering and maintaining services of the highest quality.
Integrity: we are dedicated to ethical and professional conduct in all aspects of our activities, practices and interactions.
Sensitivity: we are compassionate, mindful and understanding of others’ feelings and circumstances; and will conduct ourselves in a way that is encouraging and supportive.
MCPEI Vision Statement
PEI Mi’kmaq are self-determined and self-sufficient; and the Mi’kmaw community is understood, prosperous, safe and culturally vibrant.
16 May 2016
Interested in learning how to become a foster parent?
If you are, we would like to see you at our information session this week at the Mi'kmaq Confederacy of PEI Summerside (200 Read Drive) office on Tuesday, May 17. The time is 6:00 pm. Please contact Marilyn LeFrank if you have any questions: 902-315-1485
10 May 2016
The PEI Mi'kmaq Theatre Company is Holding Auditions....
Could you be who they are looking for?
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29 April 2016
The PEI Child Protection Act Review Committee would like to invite you to attend one of the following events:
• Scotchfort (Mawiomi Building): May 19
• Lennox Island (John J. Sark School): May 24
• Native Council of PEI: June 6
The purpose of the review is to report on the operation and administration of the Act and to determine if the principles and purposes of the Act are being achieved.
The schedule for all dates and locations:
• 3pm-4:15 pm - Community Service Providers
• 4:30pm- 5:45pm - Children and Youth
• 6:00pm-7:30 pm - Parents, grandparents, Elders and community members
29 April 2016
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