• REQUEST FOR QUOTE
    CATERING for the Community Meeting
    Wednesday June 3, 2015

    Please Note Time Change and New Deadline: Dinner will now start at 5:00pm. Deadline now May 27.

    Tsawwassen First Nation will be hosting a meeting with a dinner on Wednesday June 3, 2015 and is looking for a caterer for this community event. Please prepare a quote with the following criteria in mind:

    Location: Tsawwassen First Nation Recreation Centre
    Time: 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
    Numbers: Anticipated attendance for this event is 35 - 45 participants. Please submit a quote for 45 people.

    Menu and Schedule
    Dinner - 5:00 pm
    • Dinner
    o Salmon
    o Potatoes
    o Rice
    o 1 vegetarian entrée
    o Mixed vegetables
    o Garden Salad & dressing
    o Buns (white & whole wheat)
    • Desserts
    o Pumpkin pie
    o Brownies
    • Beverages
    o Coffee (decaf and regular)
    o Tea (Milk, cream and sugar/sweetener)
    o Water

    Other responsibilities:
    • Plan and prepare table arrangements under the direction of the TFN Counsellor and/or Manager of Health and Social Services.
    • Monitor and refill refreshment stands as required i.e. make more coffee, replenish water.
    • Provide serving dishes, cutlery, cups and napkins, etc.
    o Use of TFN ‘stoneware’ plates encouraged
    o Use of environmentally friendly products for serving (no Styrofoam) and cleaning
    • Remove dishes, empty food trays, keep serving areas tidy, and clean up kitchen after/during event
    • Sub-contractors are the sole responsibility of the Contractor and will be acknowledged to be staffed and supervised by the said Contractor. Brief all catering staff on all aspects of the event i.e. serving, protocol, dress, presentation and coordination.

    Please submit your detailed quote to Vilayvanh’s mailbox at reception in the administration office or by email to vsengsouvanh@tsawwassenfirstnation.com.

    Due Date: Wednesday May 27, 2015, 4:00 pm
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    NATIVE YOUTH PROGRAM 2015

    Summer Opportunity for FIRST NATIONS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
    [AGE 15-18] [$10.25/HR]

    [ WHAT will you gain? ]
    Seven weeks training and work experience exploring traditional and contemporary Aboriginal cultures from your own experiences and research.

    Activities may include…
    CREATING Videos, Zines and Short Films
    LEARNING from Elders, leaders, and artists
    RESEARCHING the museum collection about material that matters to you
    GIVING guided museum tours
    PRESENTING the Reciprocal Research
    Network to museum visitors

    [ WHEN and WHERE? ]
    July 6—August 21, 2015 at the UBC Museum of Anthropology.

    APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN!
    need more information? contact nativeyouthprogram@gmail.com

    NATIVE YOUTH PROGRAM 2015

    Co-Sponsored by the UBC First Nations House of Learning (FNHL) & the Museum of Anthropology (MOA)
    Summer Employment Opportunities
    FIRST NATIONS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

    JOB DESCRIPTION: The Native Youth Program is a collaborative work-study program. It provides students with an opportunity to learn about traditional and contemporary Northwest Coast cultures from their own experiences and research, and from local First Nations guest speakers. They will also learn about the resources at the FNHL and MOA and develop skills in public presentations using objects and visual aids at the museum. Participants will share this knowledge with other students and museum visitors through guided tours and presentations. Students are expected to study, write reports, and participate in study trips.

    QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must be 15 to 18 years old, enrolled in high school and must have an interest in First Nations heritage.

    TERM: Full-Time
    Start date Monday July 6, 2015 to August 21, 2015
    7 weeks
    35 hours/week
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm Monday to Friday

    SALARY: $10.25/hour

    FOR APPLICATION INFORMATION:
    Contact: (604) 827-2782 or email: nativeyouthprogram@gmail.com

    Apply to: NYP Supervisor
    UBC Museum of Anthropology
    6393 N.W. Marine Drive
    Vancouver, B.C. V6T lZ2

    APPLICATION DEADLINE: Wednesday June 10, 2015
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    Reminder that the TFN Administration Office will be closed on Monday May 18th for Victoria Day. Enjoy your long weekend everyone! ... See MoreSee Less

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  • Upcoming Events

    May
    23
    Sat
    all-day PAL Training
    PAL Training
    May 23 – May 24 all-day
    Any TFN Members who are interested in taking the PAL firearms training session should contact the Natural Resources Department.
    May
    25
    Mon
    5:00 pm Advisory Council Meeting @ TFN Administration Office - Large Boardroom
    Advisory Council Meeting @ TFN Administration Office - Large Boardroom
    May 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
    Open to all TFN Members. Dinner will be provided.
    5:00 pm Drumming Night @ TFN Youth Centre
    Drumming Night @ TFN Youth Centre
    May 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Members who are interested in learning to drum, or just wanting to come out and listen, are welcome to come on down! We would encourage any Members who are interested in joining the 2015 Pulling Together canoe journey to come … Continue reading
    May
    26
    Tue
    5:00 pm Canoe Journey meeting @ TFN Elders Centre or Pulling on water
    Canoe Journey meeting @ TFN Elders Centre or Pulling on water
    May 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
     
    May
    27
    Wed
    5:00 pm Community Language Class @ TFN Elders Centre
    Community Language Class @ TFN Elders Centre
    May 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Open to TFN Members who are interested in learning our hun’qum’i’num language.
    6:00 pm TFN Parents Meeting @ TFN Administration Office - Large Boardroom
    TFN Parents Meeting @ TFN Administration Office - Large Boardroom
    May 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
    Please call or email for more info: Alison Krahn – (604) 802-9539 or akrahn@tsawwassenfirstnation.com Dawn Williams – (604) 948-5229 or dwilliams@tsawwassenfirstnation.com
    Jun
    1
    Mon
    5:00 pm Drumming Night @ TFN Youth Centre
    Drumming Night @ TFN Youth Centre
    Jun 1 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Members who are interested in learning to drum, or just wanting to come out and listen, are welcome to come on down! We would encourage any Members who are interested in joining the 2015 Pulling Together canoe journey to come … Continue reading
    Jun
    3
    Wed
    5:00 pm Community Language Class @ TFN Elders Centre
    Community Language Class @ TFN Elders Centre
    Jun 3 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Open to TFN Members who are interested in learning our hun’qum’i’num language.
    Jun
    8
    Mon
    5:00 pm Drumming Night @ TFN Youth Centre
    Drumming Night @ TFN Youth Centre
    Jun 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Members who are interested in learning to drum, or just wanting to come out and listen, are welcome to come on down! We would encourage any Members who are interested in joining the 2015 Pulling Together canoe journey to come … Continue reading
    Jun
    10
    Wed
    5:00 pm Community Information Session – ... @ TFN Elders Centre
    Community Information Session – ... @ TFN Elders Centre
    Jun 10 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    TFN Economic Development Corporation is partnering with Ivanhoe Cambridge and Property Development Group to host a community information session for TFN Members. This session is to inform Members about career and small business opportunities available at Tsawwassen Mills and Tsawwassen … Continue reading

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