Thursday February 9, 2012

Metis News

Celebrating Riel Day

Flag raising ceremony and music at City Hall Feb 16

Released by Career Builder/Voice file


hilliwack Metis Association is having a Metis Flag Raising Ceremony at City Hall to celebrate the birth of Louis Riel on February 16. There will be fiddling accompanied by jigging performed by Louis Riel's great, great nephew starting at 9am.


The official flag raising will take place at 10am. Accompanied by traditional Music & Dance, this day co-celebrates with the Manitoba Provincial Holiday, Louis Riel Day. So put on your Métis regalia, grab your sash, and join us at City Hall!

For more information contact President Jim Middleton at 604-858-3106 or email here.



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