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"We, the Métis are a people of the lands which gave rise to our history and tradition and culture."

- MNO Statement of Purpose





Louis Riel Day

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Celebration: Monday, November 18, 2019

This year in commemoration of Louis Riel Day, the Chair of the MNO - Timmins Council, Pete Lefebvre, will do a presentation on Métis history at a local school to teach our future generation the importance of this day! Since Louis Riel Day is on a Saturday, the presentation will take place in the morning on Monday, November 18, 2019. The office will be open in the afternoon for a gathering from 1 pm to 4 pm. We will have refreshments such as water, coffee and tea with a light snack. We encourage all citizens to join us, in the afternoon, to take a moment to reflect the history of Louis Riel and the sacrifices he made for the Métis people. >

Date: Monday, November 18
Time: 1 pm - 4 pm

Christmas Potluck & A.G.M

Saturday, December 7, 2019

It’s that time of year again! We will celebrate our Annual Christmas Potluck Dinner on Saturday, December 7 at St-Dominique Hall, located: 720 Park Avenue. The Annual General Meeting (AGM) will begin at 4pm, followed by the dinner at 5pm. All Métis citizens and family are welcome to attend. As usual, for Santa to bring and distribute appropriate gifts for your child, (12 & under) parents will need to register by calling the MNO – Timmins office at 705-264-3939 ext. 224 or email before November 30. Also, we ask to let us know what dish you will be bringing to the potluck to ensure we have a variety of food available for everyone to try!

Date: Saturday, December 7
Time: 4 pm - 8 pm

To Register Please Contact Jennifer Frappier - Office Manager by 4 pm, November 29,

Services provided in Timmins, Ontario

History of the Métis Nation

In 1993, the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) was established through the will of Métis people and Métis communities coming together throughout Ontario to create a Métis-specific governance structure. Prior to 1993, Métis had been involved in pan-Aboriginal lobby groups and organizations. The MNO was not created to represent all individuals and communities that claim to be Métis, but those individuals and communities that are a part of the Métis Nation.


Our Location

Our Timmins office is open Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm for your convenience. If you have any questions you can stop in and speak with one of our employees, or you can contact us online.