3rd Annual National Aboriginal Physical Activity Conference


Aboriginal Physical Activity & Cultural Circle’s
3rd Annual National Aboriginal Physical Activity Conference
Hosted by the Membertou Trade and Convention Centre
Membertou, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
May 28th to 30th, 2015


You are invited to join us in sharing best practices, and to join other leaders who see the value in promoting physical activity in our Aboriginal communities.

This is the nation's largest conference on Physical Activity for First Nations, Métis and Inuit people, created for all of those with an interest in sports, fitness, & traditional activity who may be band council members; health directors, representatives, or health practitioners; counsellors; academics; recreation workers; coaches; fitness instructors; cultural leaders; community members, and all others interested in the promotion of health and wellness through physical activity.

National Aboriginal Physical Activity Conference May 28th & 29th:
Location: The Membertou Trade and Convention Centre: 50 Maillard Street, Membertou NS
The Aboriginal Physical Activity & Cultural Circle is hosting the conference to provide a networking and education opportunity. The conference will feature contributed paper sessions, debates, panel discussions, and poster sessions in the interest of Aboriginal sports and recreation, fitness, and traditional activities and the benefits that stem from these activities.

Post Conference Gathering May 30th:
Location: The Membertou Trade and Convention Centre: 50 Maillard Street, Membertou NS
The Post Conference Gathering will be a community event open to all people and members of the community. It will feature a traditional activities focus and a fun social dance. We welcome all people from all over to join us for this closing event. Bring down your best dancing moccasins, drums, songs and have fun!


Planning for the 2015 NAPA Conference will take place start Summer 2014.

Event Date: 
Thursday, May 28, 2015 (All day) to Saturday, May 30, 2015 (All day)
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