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The NWTRPA
Annual Conference

is an opportunity for recreation leaders, on the land leaders, health care staff, students, youth, Elders, youth centre staff, and volunteers from across the NWT.

The Annual Conference provides an opportunity to examine trends and issues affecting the recreation field and offer training in three areas: Elders in Motion, Recreation Leadership, and On the Land.

 

The NWTRPA Annual Conference is also host to NWTRPA Annual General Meeting.

 

The 2021 NWTRPA Annual Conference has been postponed. Stay tuned for new dates. 

Conference-at-a-Glance

 The Explorer Hotel, Somba K’é / Yellowknife
POSTPONED – New Dates Coming Soon
Time
Tuesday, Oct. 19
Wednesday, Oct. 20
Thursday, Oct. 21
9:00 – 9:30
Welcome & Opening Ceremony
Welcome & Opening Ceremony
Welcome & Opening Ceremony
9:30 – 10:30
HIGH FIVE® PHCD (Principles of Healthy Child Development)
Story-Based Analysis: Drawing Evaluation Principles from Indigenous Stories
Active Living Exercise Program (ALEP): Community Leader Training
10:30 – 10:45
Nutrition Break
Nutrition Break
Nutrition Break
10:45 – Noon
HIGH FIVE® PHCD (Principles of Healthy Child Development)
Story-Based Analysis: Drawing Evaluation Principles from Indigenous Stories con't.
Active Living Exercise Program (ALEP): Community Leader Training cont’d.
Noon – 1:00
Lunch
Lunch
Lunch
1:00 – 3:00
Recreation for Mental Health
Ethical Space: Importance of Land, Food and Place
Active Living Exercise Program (ALEP): Community Leader Training cont’d.
3:00 – 3:15
Nutrition Break
Nutrition Break
Nutrition Break
3:15 – 4:45
Recreation for Mental Health
Ethical Space: Importance of Land, Food and Place
Active Living Exercise Program (ALEP): Community Leader Training cont’d.
4:45 – 5:00
Wrap Up, Prizes and Closing Ceremony
Wrap Up, Prizes and Closing Ceremony
Wrap Up, Prizes and Closing Ceremony
6:30 – 8:30
Bright Spots Dinner

Session Descriptions

NWTRPA 2021 Annual General Meeting

Save the Date: 

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Sǫ̀mba K’è / Yellowknife