Art Centre Opens!

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Kenora Online, Mike Aiken, Sunday, 20 October 2019 The new Douglas Family Art Centre was full today for the grand opening. Visitors brushed off some unfinished parts outside, so they could finally get a glimpse of the art inside. “It’s exciting to finally reach this day!” said Lori Nelson, director for MUSE, which oversees both… Read More »

Seven Generations fetes new campus

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Fort Frances Times, Ken Kellar, Wednesday, Sep 11, 2019 It was a day of celebration, tradition and possibilities as Seven Generations Education Institute (SGEI) held a grand opening ceremony for its new campus on Couchiching First Nation last Wednesday. The Fort Frances campus, officially called Niizhwaaching Aanikoobijigeng Gikinoo’amaadiiwigamig, is a state-of-the-art project years in the… Read More »

“On the Map’ for Conferences

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Ian Ross, Northern Ontario Business, February 2017 Renovated Kenora High School is magnet for meetings (excerpts) The pull of the tourism magnet to Kenora has gotten a whole lot stronger. Since the opening of the Manidoo Baawatig Event Centre in September, the venue has hosted “hundreds” of concerts, training seminars, and conferences and conventions ranging… Read More »

Seven Generations School in Fort Frances

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Media Release from Seven Generations Education Institute, 2018 The Honourable Nadeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, announced funding for infrastructure projects at universities, colleges and other post-secondary institutions throughout the province. The funding will support enhancements to infrastructure at Ontario post-secondary institutions, while also supporting long-term innovation and sustainability objectives. Federal funding… Read More »

Kenora’s New Art Centre

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Reprinted from “Build It” magazine 2019-2020, Kenora Construction Association The donation of a treasured collection of watercolours and woodblock prints to the Lake of the Woods Museum presented a rare and exciting opportunity to the community of Kenora, Ontario — to create an art centre that would not only be home to this collection but… Read More »