Uncategorized Archives - Shuswap Band

Shuswap Band Elders on parks, protection and needing to be heard

Shuswap Band and Parks Canada are excited to share our new video with you! Developed as part of the Kootenay National Park centennial, this two-minute collaboration highlights stunning park landscapes, Secwepemctsin words and the stories and voices of Shuswap Band Elders Laverna and Louie Stevens. We encourage you to view and share widely with your

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Congratulations Cecelia Teneese!

Cecelia Teneese was nominated by Councillor Mark Thomas and won the Region 13 Native Court Worker position. She won by acclamation. Congratulations, Cecelia!

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SHUSWAP BAND’S FIRST COLUMBIA RIVER SALMON RELEASE A SUCCESS

First Time Sockeye Salmon in the Columbia River in Over 82 Years; Councillor Mark Thomas Named Salmon Chief INVERMERE, BC – On May 19th, 2022, Shuswap Band successfully organized and completed their first ceremonial salmon release as a continuation of on-going Columbia River salmon reintroduction efforts. The release was attended by Shuswap Band Kukpi7 Barbara

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Shuswap Band Membership Budget Meeting

Weytk-p xexwéytep, Shuswap Band will be holding a membership budget meeting on April 7th @ 5pm. Below is the Zoom link, if you wish to attend – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87219625057?pwd=MnoxTDU0eHRlOHJOZGxOY001Vi9Idz09 Meeting ID: 872 1962 5057 Passcode: 300258 One tap mobile +17789072071,,87219625057#,,,,*300258# Canada +12042727920,,87219625057#,,,,*300258# Canada Dial by your location         +1 778 907 2071 Canada         +1 204

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Showing Indigenous Pride

Linda Hemlock had never made regalia until two months ago. When the Shuswap woman living in BC caught word that kids in her community had been invited to dance at the Alpine World Junior Championships, she was determined to lend a hand. “With all those athletes coming to our little village, it was a chance

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Shuswap Band – Logo Contest Announcement

Weytk-p xexwéytep, We are pleased to announce the Shuswap Band Logo Contest winners! See Chief Barb’s announcement video here. Congrats to all the winners and kukwstsetsemc to everyone who submitted! We will be in touch with everyone shortly to distribute prizes. As noted in the video, every member who submitted a design will be given

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