2017 Youth Leadership Gathering!

Naut’sa mawt Tribal Council & Tla’amin Nation are pleased to co-host
the 2017 Youth Leadership Gathering!

Promotional Poster 2017 Youth Gathering

WHO should attend?

Three Youth Participants (age 12-16) from each of Naut’sa mawt Tribal Council’s (NmTC) eleven member nations. Travel, meals, and camp fees will be paid for by NmTC.

We are also looking for four Young Leaders (age 21-29) to supervise cabin groups. Travel, camp fees, and a small honoraria (young leaders only) will be covered by NmTC.

WHEN will it happen?

August 22-25, 2017 

WHERE will it be held?

Powel Lake Outdoor Learning Centre, Powell River, BC

WHY should we go?

Learn cultural teachings from Tla’amin elders and local knowledge holders, develop leadership skills, and build community amongst Naut’sa mawt youth.

WHAT will we do?

Activities will include story-telling, drumming, canoeing, building a sweat lodge, photography and videography, traditional medicines, spiritual bathing, preserving food, language learning, weaving, bighouse teachings, carving, journaling, and more! 

Register at Please share information widely in your community (see attached poster). Register now! First-come, first-served!

For more information, contact Bronwen (, 778-999-5924).