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Shenanigans and Malarkey Were Everywhere

by Karen Wall Against a background of shamrocks and green as far as the eye could see, the Heritage Group held a fun-filled St. Patrick’s Day luncheon on March 16th.  This fundraising event was catered free of charge by the Riverwood Square Retirement Centre on Pembina Highway and, as a result, the Heritage Group raised…

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Elder Mae Louise Campbell: Indigenous Women

Heritage Group meeting of February 16, 2017. by Leslie Walsh In First Nations, Métis, and Inuit cultures, Elders and traditional teachers play a prominent, vital, and respected role, held in high regard as the knowledge keepers. Tobacco is one of the four sacred medicines, and one must normally offer it to an Elder when making…

HG Scholarship Tops $100,000!

2016 was a milestone year for our Heritage Group Award Fund: it topped $100,000. Yes, we officially hit $104,000 this past December! Quite an achievement when you consider that the fund was sitting at only $67,591 in 2011. Clearly we were smart to replace our $10/year membership fee with a voluntary donation to the award fund.…

Heritage Group Blog Archive

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