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A list of Fort Smith Fall and Christmas Craft Salesread more

Attention Artists!!  Tables are available for $25.00

Register at Northern Life Museum & Cultural Centre

Contact us at 867872-2859

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Youth - 6 to 10 years of age 1:45 PM to 2:45 PM

Youth - 11 years and up 3 PM to 4:45 PM

Located at Hay River Metis Council Building

Registration is open now!

Call 874-6500 or email:  reception@hayriver.comread more

Adult Driftwood and Shell Picture Frame Art

Sunday, October 22nd at 1 PM

With Jennifer Buckley

Located at Metis Council Office

Register for Free at 874-6500 or email:  reception@hayriver.comread more

Homemade Arts & Crafts

Heavenly Baked Breads

Wildly Delicious Jams & Jellies

Freshly Picked Vegetables

Gourmet Burgers

Muffins & Cookies

Thai Salad Rolls

And so much more!!!read more

Calling all sewers and craft makers! The library will be holding another series of Mukluk Sewing classes in October. This is open for older youth and adults. See poster for more details!read more

Join us for the NWT Arts Information Session and How to Price your Artwork Workshop in your community.  Refreshments and light snacks will be more

Join us for the NWT Arts Information Session and How to Price your Artwork Workshop in your community.  Refreshments and light snacks will be more

Join us for the NWT Arts Information Session and How to Price your Artwork Workshop in your community.  Refreshments and light snacks will be more

Date:  Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Time:  10 AM to 3 PMread more

You're invited!  Please join us for assorted home-crafted soups, breads and desserts.  There will be a cash bar with some pumpkin beer!  Silent Auction.  As always you get to keep an Astrid Kruse peice of the art...your soup bowl!!

Tickets:  $40.00 per personread more

The Desnede' Farmers Market & The Town of Fort Smith would like to invite you to celebrate the season!

Locally grown food, live music, Paintball Shootin' Gallery, Jigging and lots of great food!read more

Emerging Artist Residency Competition - one month rent free in Nova Scotia


Lucky Rabbit & Co. Artists' House is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for a 2018 Artist-in-Residence competition. Open to emerging Canadian artists of any discipline, the winner will receive a one month residency rent-free, in the apartment and adjoining studio (apartment: 300 sq’ /studio: 350 sq’) at Lucky Rabbit & Co. plus a $100 more

YELLOWKNIFE (August 4, 2017)


A new exhibit opened yesterday at the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre to recognize and celebrate Indigenous Northerners’ contributions as they worked hand-in-hand with the RCMP in the early days of the Northwest Territories. 


Presented as a Canada 150 event, the exhibit is a collaborative effort between the Government of the Northwest Territories, the RCMP and the people of the Northwest Territories who contributed their stories.


The “We Took Care of Them: Special Constables in the NWT” exhibit more

Volunteer With Us!

Security, Transportation, Vendor Market, Family Events, Site Setup, Arts & Workshops, Music, Community Beach Party and Saturday Night more

Hay Days Workshops are open for registraton!read more

Joint Exhibition Launch

Near & Far - A Year of Light

Jerry Fryer

Pierre Emmanuel Chaillon

June 30th, 7 - 9 PMread more

Learn how to take simple photos or existing photographs of your work and use them to entice new audience members of clients.  Registration is limited to 12 and the fee is $10 per person.  A great opportunity to develop your art business.  Contact the museum to hold your spot.


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Make Your Own Earrings!

Jewelry Artist Suzan Marie will educate you on the techniques for beaded earring creation.   During the session, Suzan will guide participants (limit 12 spaces) through the steps to produce various styles of beaded earrings.  Materials included in the registration fee of $55.  Please call, email, or drop by in person to register for the workshop.  Full payment guarantees placement. First come, first serve.


6 - 9 PMread more

Deninu K'ue First Nation is hosting a 3 day Hand Games Tournament in celebration of the Akaitcho Territory Government 25th Anniversary Celebration.  Entry Fee is $1,000.00/team with 8 players per team plus 1 alternate.


Registration forms and rules will be available at the DKFN office beginning May 16th, 2017 by calling more