Recreation

Annual Events

imageSpring Annual Events

Traditional Spring Celebration with a Community Feast. Annual Fishing Derby’s held spring, summer, fall and winter (Gifts/Cash Prizes) for Youth/Adults/Children. It is an incentive for people to participate as a family and to include their children.

Participants go upland for five days to Weaver Lake for camping, life skills and other recreational activities. This also includes a Survival Camp.

Summer Annual Events

Annual Treaty Days Celebrations which are held in the last week of July.

Fall Annual Events

Annual Outdoor Trip for the School to Weaver Lake (Camping, Life Skills, Recreational Activities and a Survival Camp).

Winter Annual Events

Annual Winter Carnival – Sasquatch Days.

The Poplar River BHC Program is utilized for recreational activities. Activities are planned for children, youth and adults (male/female) in various recreational sports. The people who plan are health program workers and community members who want to be involved (volunteers). The Youth Drop-In Centre provides recreational activities such as pool games, shuffle board, card /board games, hockey game, etc every night of the week. There is a weight lifting program and other recreational activities held at the school gym.

There is currently one baseball diamond outside the school and one new diamond near the new band office. The arena is currently being renovated to include a skating rink. One outdoor skating rink was built this year near the Health Centre.

All recreational activities and annual events are held at the school gym or at the arena.

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Contact

Thank you for visiting our website. For more information please contact:

Poplar River First Nation, Box 90
Poplar River, Manitoba
R0B 0Z0

Director of Operations: Irma Hudson
Phone (204) 244 - 2267
Fax (204) 244 - 2690

www.prfn.ca