Ground-breaking Ceremony The crossing place

October 19, 2021

Join us on October 21st, 2021, at 10 a.m (Lower Kanaka)

We will be celebrating key milestones for The Crossing Place and Upper Kanaka Community Building

Registration required for ZOOM presentation: 
Topic: Kanaka Bar Opening
Time: Oct 21, 2021 11:30 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
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Meeting ID: 822 9107 2578
Passcode: 2021

Ground-breaking Ceremony for The Crossing Place at Lower Kanaka
• Welcome remarks
• Opening Prayers
• Introductions
• Shovel
• Photo opportunity

Chief Patrick Pauline Michell
BC Housing
TCPHS Directors
11:00am Refreshments at Upper Kanaka Resiliency Center
• Tour of facility

Jordan Spinks
11:45am Ribbon-cutting Ceremony for the Resiliency Center
• Tour of facility
• Photo opportunity
Chief Patrick
12:00pm Break for Lunch
• Please note that only 25 guests are allowed inside


Covid-19 Protocols:
• Please do not attend if “not feeling well”
• Be alert to personal health conditions
• Travel separately to Lower and Upper Kanaka
• Groups who are visiting the community together can travel to both sites together
• When together, please stand 6 feet apart and wear a mask
• Sanitize when getting in and out of your vehicles and before/after touching anything
• At the Resiliency Center, we will be outside as much as possible
• Please sanitize hands before entering the building (max occupancy is 25 people)
• We would be happy to have guest/dignitaries participate virtually at the Resiliency Center - personal attendance is not required if you do not feel comfortable.


Nlaka'pamux Health Services Society will be onsite to help protect community against COVID-19 providing a sanitization station as well as masks and monitering spacings

Additional Virtual Presentations/Welcomes 

Honourable David Eby

MLA Jackie Tegart



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