Do you know the next Official Voyageurs?
The Board of Directors and the Order of Official Voyageurs are currently seeking nominations from the community to select the new Official Voyageur family.
-A couple or a family who demonstrates joie de vivre, enthousiasm and energy
-Must be comfortable speaking to an audience
-Must be fully bilingual (French and English)
-Must be available to represent Festival at many official functions
-Must be involved in the francophone community
Please submit a suggestion for a couple (and/or family) and the reason why you choose them (350 words max) before September 2,2015 by email at email@example.com
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 8 a.m.
Great Hall, Maison du Bourgeois
866 St.Joseph St.
8 a.m. Pancake Breakfast
9 a.m. Meeting
Festival du Voyageur is proud to announce that Fort Gibraltar will offer, for the very first time, Voyageur Apprenticeship Workshops during the summer at Fort Gibraltar which is celebrating 10 years of summer historical interpretation!
The price per workshop will vary between $20 and $40 depending on the workshop.
Here are the summer 2015 Voyageur Apprenticeship Workshops:
July 4 – Journal Making with Janet Carroll
July 11 – Métis Beading with Jennine Krauchi
July 18 and 19 – Blacksmithing with Chris Spilak
July 25 – Slipper Moccasins with Jennine Krauchi (SOLD OUT)
August 15 – Spoon Carving with Mark Bleiske
August 29 – Birch Bark Baskets Making with Mark Bleiske