The Schedule

Balmertown, Ontario
August 22, 2002


10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Coffee, Reception and Welcome
  • Welcome - name tags, souvenir booklet
• Website tour and Telehealth slide show
• On-line congratulations
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Opening Ceremonies

• Prayer Elder Fred Kakegamic
• Welcome Geordi Kakepetum, Executive Director
• O Canada

Greetings: Albert James and Ennis Crowe, Former Chiefs

• Remembrance   Peter Campbell, Manager Public Works
• Greetings:   Duncan Wilson, Mayor of Red Lake
Stan Beardy, Grand Chief Nishnawbe Aski Nation
Minister Nault's Representative
• Presentations to the Chiefs
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Deer Lake First Nation Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Celebrating their new hangar (at the Red Lake Airport)
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Prayer by Elder to bless the food
Traditional Feast
2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Launch of the Telehealth Project and Telehealth Demonstration
2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Live Hook-up to KO Communities Greetings from our Partners in Development
3:30 p.m. Good-bye, Closing Prayer