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OXENDEN INDIGENOUS ART PROJECT

November 4, 2021

A reminder of the Call for Proposals (attached to this email) to Indigenous artists to create a mural or a sculpture that honours the long Indigenous habitation and stewardship of this land, located in the Saugeen Ojibway Nation (SON), in a section that was once designated as Colpoys Bay Reserve, then surrendered in Treaty 93 (1861)…

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ELIGIBILITY EXPANDS FOR THIRD DOSE – COVID-19 VACCINE

November 4, 2021

NOTE: A vaccine clinic will be happening tomorrow on Friday, Nov. 5/21 at the TWO (2 ) following locations: Port Elgin Plex in the Rotary Hall, 600 Tomlinson Drive, Saugeen Shores (Port Elgin), 12:00pm-4:00pm Wiarton Community Centre, 526 Taylor St, Wiarton, 10:00am – 3:00pm ALSO: All newly eligible groups must wait 6 months (168 days…

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FIRST NATIONS WELLNESS INITIATIVE: MITIGATING THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 – PHOTO VOICE SERIES

November 4, 2021

Good Afternoon Saugeen Members and Staff, Please take the time to view the video in the link below. This Photovoice Series is a collaboration between the Chippewas of Saugeen First Nation #29 (SFN) and the Centre for Addictions and Mental Health (CAMH) to develop a Community Wellness Strategy for SFN and surrounding areas. We are…

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Information Session on what is required for an Ontario Works client to know.

November 3, 2021
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STRATEGIC PLAN CONSULTATION PRESENTATION – FINAL COMMUNITY MEETING.

November 2, 2021

DINNER WILL BE PROVIDED FOR ALL THOSE WHO ATTEND! Please share with all SFN community members.

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NOVAVAX COVID-19 VACCINE SUBMITTED FOR REGULATORY APPROVAL TO HEALTH CANADA

November 1, 2021

A new COVID-19 vaccine may be coming to Canada. The Novavax COVID-19 vaccine has recently been submitted for approval by Health Canada and it’s 89-90% effective. Unlike the Pfizer and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines (which are mRNA-based and considered a newly developed technology), the Novavax COVID-19 vaccine is a recombinant protein-based vaccine. This type of vaccine…

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SAUGEEN FIRST NATION WEEKLY VACCINE UPDATE FOR MONDAY, NOV. 1 ST., 2021.

November 1, 2021
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SFN FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP CANCELLED FOR NOVEMBER 1, 2021.

November 1, 2021
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BUS ROUTE #603 UPDATE FOR MONDAY, NOV. 1ST, 2021.

October 29, 2021

On November 1st route 603 will not be operational on Monday morning but will be running in the afternoon. Parents can email me or call/text my cell phone if their student needs a ride Monday morning.  The Youth Centre van holds up to 5 students – so multiple trips may be required depending on how…

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SAUGEEN FIRST NATION DESIGNATION VOTE RESULTS FOR OCT. 27, 2021.

October 28, 2021

SAUGEEN FIRST NATION DESIGNATION VOTE RESULTS FOR OCT. 27, 2021: 202 = TOTAL VOTES 138 = YES 64 = NO 1 = SPOILED BALLOT THEREFORE, THE DESIGNATION VOTE WAS A SUCCESS. OFFICIAL RESULTS ARE POSTED AT THE BAND OFFICE.

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