Upcoming Events

2017

February

27Household Budgeting

Household Budgeting

Date: February 27, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: Adult Learning Centre
Community: Whatì

27Tax Time Workshop

Tax Time Workshop

Date: February 27, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Location: Lands Department Boardroom
Community: Behchokǫ̀

27Service Canada

Service Canada

Date: February 27, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Mowhi Community Learning Centre
Community: Behchokǫ̀

28Tłı̨chǫ Dispute Resolution Administrator - Expressions of Interest

Tłı̨chǫ Dispute Resolution Administrator - Expressions of Interest

Date: February 28, 2017
Time:
Location:
The Tłı̨chǫ Government, the Government of the Northwest Territories and the Government of Canada are jointly soliciting expressions of interest from individuals interested in being considered for appointment to either, the position of Dispute Resolution Administrator (DRA) or the position of Deputy Dispute Resolution Administrator (DDRA). These positions will be appointed pursuant to Chapter 6 of the Tłı̨chǫ Agreement. 
Preference will be given to candidates who are a resident of the Northwest Territories and who possess the following skills and attributes. Persons of aboriginal ancestry may be given preference: 
  • 18 years or older and resident of Canada;
  • Familiarity with the Tłı̨chǫ Agreement, the Tłı̨chǫ Implementation Plan and any issues which may be referred to Dispute Resolution, as per Chapter 6 of the Tłı̨chǫ  Agreement;
  • Understanding of the importance of Tłı̨chǫ culture, language and way of life to the Tłı̨chǫ people;
  • Familiarity of the circumstances of the Parties to the Tłı̨chǫ Agreement;
  • Ability to express oneself clearly, both verbally and in writing;
  • Good administrative, time management and organizational skills;
  • Competency with preparing yearly budgets and work-plans, and
  • Ability to recruit and maintain a list of mediators and arbitrators.
If you wish to be considered for either of these positions, please provide a letter outlining your interest along with a description of the strengths you can offer in these roles. 

Successful candidates will be required to submit to a security check. 

Please note that only those applicants who are to be interviewed will be contacted 
Closing Date: 5:00 PM MST, February 28th, 2017. 
 
For more information or to apply, please send your expressions of interest to:
Tłı̨chǫ DRA & DORA 
c/o Buddy Williams, Implementation Division Department of Aboriginal Affairs 
and Intergovernmental Relations Government of the Northwest Territories PO Box 1320 
Yellowknife, NT XlA 2L9 
Phone: (867) 767-9136, ext. 18059 
Fax: (867) 873-0540 
Email: buddy _williams@gov.nt.ca 

 

28Walking in Balance Workshop

Walking in Balance Workshop

Date:
February 28, 2017 to March 2, 2017
Time:
Location: Johnny Nitszia Culture Centre
Community: Whatì

28Get Active - Aerobics

Get Active - Aerobics

Date: February 28, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: CJBS Gym, Edzo
Community: Behchokǫ̀

For more information contact: 
Jacqueline Stanbridge
Aerobics program will be on Feb. 21, 28, Mar. 7, 14.

March

01Cooks & Kitchen Helpers Wanted

Cooks & Kitchen Helpers Wanted

Date: March 1, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Tłįchǫ Government Office
Community: Behchokǫ̀

01RCMP Youth Camp Application Deadline

RCMP Youth Camp Application Deadline

Date: March 1, 2017
Time:
Location:

01Tax Time Workshop

Tax Time Workshop

Date: March 1, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Location: Lands Department Boardroom
Community: Behchokǫ̀

01Species at Risk Stewardship Program - Call for applications

Species at Risk Stewardship Program - Call for applications

Date: March 1, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: NT

The NWT Species at Risk Stewarship Program has funding available to increase public awareness and improve the well-being of species at risk in the NWT.

Applications must be received by March 1, 2017!

Please click here for complete program details and application information.

01Security Wanted

Security Wanted

Date: March 1, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Tłįchǫ Government Office
Community: Behchokǫ̀

02EMES No School

EMES No School

Date: March 2, 2017
Time:
Location: Elizabeth Mackenzie Elementary School
Community: Behchokǫ̀

02CBC North Announcer-Operator - Tlicho Language

CBC North Announcer-Operator - Tlicho Language

Date: March 2, 2017
Time:
Location:

Announcer-Operator, Tlicho Language (CBC North) - YEL00191

CBC North in Yellowknife is looking for an Announcer/Operator. Reporting to the Managing Editor, the Announcer/Operator is responsible for finding, researching, preparing and presenting interviews, packaged items, continuity and news stories, and hosting and operating radio programs in Tlicho. The work will include preparing Tlicho versions of program material for use on radio and television.

We are looking for a candidate with the following: 

  • Minimum of a high school education or an acceptable combination of education and work experience. Previous on-air experience in radio or television would be an asset.
  • Excellent on-air presentation skills.  
  • Excellent Tlicho skills and good skills in English.
  • Good writing and interviewing skills.
  • A critical thinker with strong editorial judgment.
  • A strong understanding of northern issues.
  • Good computer skills and experience with forming and maintaining Social Media networks using external platforms like Facebook, Twitter etc. 
  • Mature, positive attitude and an excellent ability to contribute to a team environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform at a high level in a high pressure, tight deadline environment.
Candidates may be subject to skills and knowledge testing.
 

02Get Active - Yoga

Get Active - Yoga

Date: March 2, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: CJBS Residence 3, Edzo
Community: Behchokǫ̀
For more information contact:
Yoga program will be on Feb. 16, 23, Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

06Managing You Money on Income Taxes

Managing You Money on Income Taxes

Date:
March 6, 2017 to March 8, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Location: Presence of Wekweètì
Community: Wekweètì

07Get Active - Aerobics

Get Active - Aerobics

Date: March 7, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: CJBS Gym, Edzo
Community: Behchokǫ̀

For more information contact: 
Jacqueline Stanbridge
Aerobics program will be on Feb. 21, 28, Mar. 7, 14.

08Billets Needed

Billets Needed

Date: March 8, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Tłįchǫ Government Office
Community: Behchokǫ̀

09The 12th Annual Ediwa Weyallon $100,000 Handgame Tournament

The 12th Annual Ediwa Weyallon $100,000 Handgame Tournament

Date: March 9, 2017
Time:
Location:

09Behchoko Raffle Tickets for Ediwa Weyallon Handgame Tournament

Behchoko Raffle Tickets for Ediwa Weyallon Handgame Tournament

Date:
March 9, 2017 to March 12, 2017
Time: 10:30am - 5:00pm every day
Location:
Community: Behchokǫ̀

09Get Active - Yoga

Get Active - Yoga

Date: March 9, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: CJBS Residence 3, Edzo
Community: Behchokǫ̀
For more information contact:
Yoga program will be on Feb. 16, 23, Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

14Get Active - Aerobics

Get Active - Aerobics

Date: March 14, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: CJBS Gym, Edzo
Community: Behchokǫ̀

For more information contact: 
Jacqueline Stanbridge
Aerobics program will be on Feb. 21, 28, Mar. 7, 14.

15Healthy Choices Fund

Healthy Choices Fund

Date: March 15, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: NT

16Ɂah'wa Quitte Men's Handgame Tournament

Ɂah'wa Quitte Men's Handgame Tournament

Date:
March 16, 2017 to March 19, 2017
Time:
Location: Gamètì, NT
Community: Gamètì

16Get Active - Yoga

Get Active - Yoga

Date: March 16, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: CJBS Residence 3, Edzo
Community: Behchokǫ̀
For more information contact:
Yoga program will be on Feb. 16, 23, Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

17NTPC Bursary Deadline

NTPC Bursary Deadline

Date: March 17, 2017
Time:
Location:

23Get Active - Yoga

Get Active - Yoga

Date: March 23, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: CJBS Residence 3, Edzo
Community: Behchokǫ̀
For more information contact:
Yoga program will be on Feb. 16, 23, Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

24$20,000 Youth Handgame Tournament

$20,000 Youth Handgame Tournament

Date:
March 24, 2017 to March 26, 2017
Time:
Location: Behchokǫ̀ Culture Centre
Community: Behchokǫ̀

30Get Active - Yoga

Get Active - Yoga

Date: March 30, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: CJBS Residence 3, Edzo
Community: Behchokǫ̀
For more information contact:
Yoga program will be on Feb. 16, 23, Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

31Call for Nominations for the 2017 NWT Outstanding Volunteer Awards

Call for Nominations for the 2017 NWT Outstanding Volunteer Awards

Date: March 31, 2017
Time:
Location:

Department of Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs (MACA) announced the annual notice of the nomination deadline for the Northwest Territories (NWT) Outstanding Volunteer Awards. 

Residents are encouraged to nominate an elder, youth, individual, or group volunteer in their communities. This program acknowledges individuals who donate their time to improve the quality of life for NWT residents.  

Awards are presented in the following categories: 

  • Elder Outstanding Volunteer Award
  • Youth Outstanding Volunteer Award
  • Individual Outstanding Volunteer Award
  • Group Outstanding Volunteer Award

The deadline for nominations is Friday, March 31, 2017.

Further information and nomination forms are available at all MACA and Community government offices and at www.maca.gov.nt.ca.
Submit the nomination by Email to Dawn_Moses@gov.nt.ca or Fax to (867) 920‐6467

April

17CJBS Career Fair

CJBS Career Fair

Date: April 17, 2017
Time:
Location: CJBS, Edzo
Community: Behchokǫ̀

2520th Tłįchǫ Assembly - Gamètì

20th Tłįchǫ Assembly - Gamètì

Date:
April 25, 2017 to April 27, 2017
Time:
Location:
Community: Gamètì

20th Session of the 3rd Tłįchǫ Assembly in Gamètì on April 25-27, 2017

For more information please contact: 

Henry Zoe 

Senior Community Director 

Tłįchǫ Government

Tel:    867-766-4003, ext: 1004

May

10Council of the Federation Youth Internship

Council of the Federation Youth Internship

Date: May 10, 2017
Time: 12 months
Location: Ottawa

July

22Lac St Anne Pilgrimage

Lac St Anne Pilgrimage

Date:
July 22, 2017 to July 27, 2017
Time:
Location:

Lac Ste Anne  Pilgrimage on July 22-27, 2017

 

August

0113th Tłįchǫ Annual Gathering - Behchokǫ̀

13th Tłįchǫ Annual Gathering - Behchokǫ̀

Date:
August 1, 2017 to August 3, 2017
Time:
Location:
Community: Behchokǫ̀

The Tłįchǫ Government will be holding the 13th Tłįchǫ Annual Gathering in Behchokǫ̀ on August 1, 2, & 3, 2017.  

For more information please contact: 

Henry Zoe 

Senior Community Director 

Tłįchǫ Government

Tel:    867-766-4003, ext: 1004

04Tłįchǫ Day

Tłįchǫ Day

Date: August 4, 2017
Time:
Location:

On August 4th, 2005, the Tłįchǫ Agreement came into effect and with it, the Tłįchǫ Government was established. It was an historic day for the Tłįchǫ. It has been 11 years now since the Tłįchǫ Agreement came into effect.  

Events will be hosted in each Tłįchǫ Community to celebrate the 11th Anniversary of the Tłįchǫ Agreement and Government.