Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation Event Archive

ANSN Spotlight Gala

May 24th, 2024

Quarterly Band Meeting Notice

March 13th, 2024 @ 9AM

International Women's Day Celebration & Nakota Wiya of the Year Award

Friday March 8th 2024

Nakota Wiya of the Year Award Nominations

Deadline: February 29th 2024

Indigenous Health Care Aid Training

Starts March 2024

School Traditional Powwow

February 3rd at 3PM

2024 Indigenous Wellbeing Conference

February 6th-8th, 2024

Join us as we build capacity within our diverse communities, recognizing their unique needs and developmental paths while addressing common challenges like addictions and trauma.
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Per Capita Distribution 2023

December 21st at 9AM-6PM

Elders (60+) Appreciation Day

December 13th at 9AM-12PM

Home Audit in ANSN


ANSN Christmas & Holiday Events

December & January

2023 Nakota Language Conference Conference

November 8th-10th, 2023

This conference will help build capacity for First Nation communities that need Language Revitalization strategies.
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Information Session for Local Contractors & Entrepreneurs

Septmember 25th at 7PM

ANSN Youth Singing Contest

June 27th, 3PM - 6PM

Nakota Strong Music Festival

July 1st, 2023

ANSN Pow Wow 2023

July 7th - 9th, 2023

ANSN Annual Coed Slopitch Tournament

July 7-9, 2023

Chief Alexis' Public Relations Day

Monday, July 31st

Community Campout

August 6 - 12, 2023

2023 Stoney Language Survey

February 21st - April 6th 2023

Please fill out our language survey to be entered into a drawing for cash and gift prizes!
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Grief & Loss Support Group

Thursdays at 1PM

1st Quarterly Band Meeting Notice

June 13th, 2023 @ 10AM

This notice is to inform ANSN Members that there will be a Quarterly Band Meeting on June 13th at the Community Hall.
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Band Meeting Notice - Corporate Updates

June 22nd, 2023 @ 10AM

This notice is to inform ANSN Members that there will be a Band Meeting on June 22nd at the Community Hall.
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ANSN 1st Annual Tribal Games

Indigenous Day, June 21st

Hope & Healing

April 21st - 22nd, 2023

School Pow-wow

April 22nd, 2023

Mandatory Dog Registration

April 1st & 2nd, 2023

Career Fair - Alexis Education

March 22nd, 2023

Food Safe & Handling Course

March 16th & 17th, 2023

3rd Annual Women's Day

March 8th

Health Fair

March 8th & 9th

Monograph of The Dakota-Iesga (1852)

February 24th, 2023 | 10am - 2pm

Free Hearing Tests

February 10th, 2023

Alexis Family Ski Night

January 28th at 5:30PM

Per Capita Distribution 2022

December 21st, 2022

ANSN Gala 2022

December 15th, 2022

Alexis Elementary Naming
Our Elementary School needs a new name.

Calling all creative ideas! Our Elementary School needs a new name. Your name could be chosen! The name should be relevant to the Alexis community.
Fill out this form by December 2nd, 2022.
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Wanigash Duken Ugicigabi Ita Iginobis
Rooting for You!

12 Week Traditional Land Base Life Skills Training Program
Cultural Teachings including ceremony teachings, ribbon shirt/skirt making, drum making, hunting/cutting meat, harvesting/gardening
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Big Drum Singing Circle


Rehabilitation Services

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays



Self-Administered Rapid-Testing Kits

Valerie Alexis, the Nation's Finance Director, Retires after 40+ Years

Mythbuster | Your Health, Our Strength

Needle Anxiety | Your Health, Our Strength

COVID-19 Vaccine Information Sheet

This document contains information about the COVID-19 Vaccine including what it is, how many doses you need, how it works, and more questions that you may want answered.
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Celebration of Life

November 5th, 2022

Halloween Party

October 31st, 2022

Happy Halloween

October 21st, 2022

Alexis/Millar Western Scholarships

October 31st, 2022

Alexis/Millar Western Scholarships Information Sheet

Alexis/Millar Western Scholarship Program 2022

October 31st, 2022

Free Hearing Tests

October 6th, 2022

Employment Opportunity - Tribal Administrator

Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation is seeking a reliable candidate for Tribal Administrator who has a strong understanding of social, economic, political and historical background. The candidate must possess a high standard of ethics and confidentiality in handling sensitive information.
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Elders Gathering

July 15th, 2022

ANSN Notice of Recount and Appeal

ANSN Pow Wow 2022

July 2nd - 4th, 2022

ANSN Youth Hub

May 30th, 2022

We provide a safe environment where youth feel they can work through barriers and succeed with their goals & accomplishments while addressing their mental health. open to youth ages 11-24.
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Youth Public Speaking Contest


Elders Healing Gathering

April 13th, 2022

Community Health Fair 2022

April 21st - 22nd, 2022

Hearing Testing

April 19th, 2022

Rallying Against Alcohol & Drugs

April 30th, 2022 @ 12PM

Quarterly Band Meeting Notice

March 18th, 2022 @ 10AM

Nakota Strong Music Festival

July 1st, 2022

NOTICE: Alexis Community Justice Survey

ANSN Family Collage

Alexis Minor Hockey Schedules

March 31st - April 3rd, 2022

Stoney 115 Online Course

January 14th - April 15th

Elders Healing Gathering

March 9th

Celebrating the Wiyami of Alexis

March 8th

Chief Alexis' Public Relations Day

February 28th at 8:30AM - 4PM

Special Band Meeting Notice

February 23rd, 2022

Band Meeting Notice

February 10th, 2022 @ 10AM

Information Session on Alexis Business Investments & Partnerships

February 2nd, 2022

Cultural Workshops: Art Therapy for Teens & Adults

January 19th & 20th, 2022

Special Band Meeting Notice

January 20th, 2022

Alexis Justice Survey 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE: Office Closure for Christmas Holidays

December 20th - January 4th

PUBLIC NOTICE: Alexis Health Centre Holiday Hours

PUBLIC NOTICE: Nakota Crossing Perto Canada Holiday Hours

Valerie Alexis, the Nation's Finance Director, Retires after 40+ Years

Chief Alexis' Public Relations Day

December 27th at 10AM - 4PM

Alexis New Years Eve Virtual Roundance

December 31st at 6PM - 12:30AM

Online Stoney Lessons

October 8th - December 15th, 2021

ANSN Elders Appreciation Brunch

December 15th, 2021

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

December 15th, 2021

ANSN Christmas Hamper Delivery

December 16th - 18th, 2021


December 17th, 2021 9AM - 5PM
Community Hall

ANSN Community Feast

December 17th, 2021 9AM - 6PM

Alexis Family Ski Night

December 19th at 6PM

Mythbuster | Your Health, Our Strength

Get the Facts | Your Health, Our Strength

COVID-19 vaccines are rolling out in Alberta. The Your Health, Our Strength campaign was developed to provide Indigenous People with credible information about the COVID-19 vaccines.
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Pilot Survey ANSN

Closes January 7th

Special Band Meeting Notice

December 3rd, 2021

Covid-19 Case Update

October 8, 2021

Truth & Reconciliation Day 2021

Thursday September 30th, 2021

Covid-19 Case Update

September 21st, 2021

Quarterly Band Meeting Notice

September 29th, 2021 @ 11AM

Backwoods Security Services Career Fair

September 2nd, 2021

Eliminating the AITE Card

2021 ANSN Powwow Draw Winner

Should my child get the COVID-19 vaccine?

Redefining Edmonton: Ward Nakota Isga

Chief Alexis' Public Relations Day

Skoden Skate Jam

Results from Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation’s 2021 Powwow

Congratulations to everyone that participated, and thank you to all that came out!
Click to see the results.

NOTICE: Alexis Community Justice Survey (June - August 2021)

ANSN Treaty Day 2021

July 2nd

Co-ed Slopitch Tournament

July 2nd - 4th

COVID-19 Vaccine Town Hall

May 19th at 12PM

Your Mind Matters

May 19th 1PM - 3PM

ANSN COVID-19 Information - May 5th

Makoce Awiyam Community Clean Up

Jasper Indigenous Art Contest

Youth Meeting

April 20th | 4:30PM - 5:30PM

Statistics Canada jobs for Indigenous Peoples

Elders Meeting - Odaagina Nimi (Constitution)

April 1st 12PM - 4PM

Virtual Spring Fair

April 21st | May 19th

POW WOW 2021

July 2 - 4, 2021

Private Water Sampling & Testing 2021

March 15 - 31, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Town Hall

ANSN Beahr Training

April 12th - July 30th

Thank You Members For Protecting Each Other

COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Video

Cop O' Soup Day

March 26th

Honouring the women of Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation

March 29th | 12PM - 2PM

Indigenous Box Launches on March 14th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - March 4th

SECOND DOSE of the Moderna Vaccine to ANSN Members

March 9th - 12th, 15th - 19th

4th Quarterly Band Meeting Notice

March 17th | 12PM

Honouring the women of Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation


Delayed COVID-19 Vaccines

Youth Meeting: ANSN Issues, Opportunities, Governance

March 2nd | 4PM - 6PM

ANSN Youth Hub

Our team focuses on engaging and connecting youth to access programs, services and supports available in the community and to those offered by our partners. Check out the upcoming workshops!
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COVID-19 Cases in Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation

December 3rd - January 25th

A compilation of case information over the past 2 months displayed in graphs and statistics.
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Phone or Video Counseling for Children, Teens, and Adults

Notice: ANSN Offices Closed

ANSN Climate & Lakes Project - Off-Grid Solar

ANSN Community Shelter

Distribution of the Moderna Vaccine to ANSN Members

February 9th - 12th

U of A International Week: Dr. Rebecca Sockbeson

February 5th

Notice: WILD Water Commission System Shutdown until January 29th

Chief Tony Alexis: Shandro's Vaccine Rollout Fails First Nations

Temporary Closure Notice

Christmas House Decorating Contest

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 26th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 22nd

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 21st

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 19th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 18th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 16th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 14th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 13th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 12th

NOTICE: Office Closure until January 21st

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 11th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 8th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 7th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 5th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - January 3rd

Job Opportunity: Training Coordinator

Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation Lands Consultation Office is hiring a Training Coordinator to support the delivery of BEAHR Local Environmental Coordinator Training.
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Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) update to Jordan's Principle

Click to read the updated document.

36 Q&As about the updated Jordans Principle

Click to read the Q&As.

ANSN Offices Closed During the Holidays

Alexis COVID-19 Information - December 16th

Lands Department Survey - Flowering Rush Survey

Notice: COVID-19 Update - December 11th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - December 11th

Notice: COVID-19 Update - December 10th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - December 10th

Notice: COVID-19 Update and New Restrictions - December 9th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - December 8th

Notice: Positive COVID-19 Cases - December 7th

Alexis COVID-19 Information - December 4th

Notice: Member Passed Away Due to COVID-19

Protect Our Elders - Comedians

Notice to Members: Positive COVID-19 Cases

Alexis COVID-19 Information - December 1st

ISC-Alberta Update to Chiefs

The latest ISC update is now available
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COVID-19 Breakdown of First Nations in Alberta

The latest breakdown of Alberta First Nations Covid data is now available.
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Honouring Orlando Alexis

Thomas Potts Business Park Survey

Chief Tony Alexis makes statement on Mi'kmaq Treaty Rights

Alexis Stoney Language & History - Evening Classes

Mondays & Wednesdays 6 - 8 PM

Alexis Constitution Committee Meeting: Members 60+

Indigenous Methodologies Series: Dr. Rebecca Sockbeson

What is Orange Shirt Day?

Indian Day School Class Action Settlement: Info Session

Getting Through COVID-19 Together

The Canadian Red Cross presents information about COVID-19 stigma and how we can get through this pandemic together.
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Cascade Power Project - Thank you

ATTENTION MEMBERS: 2nd Quarterly Band Meeting Notice


Treaty No. 6 Annual Gathering

Vote on the Name for the Alexis High School

Submit your vote on the name of the new Alexis High School
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Register for Fire Arms Safety Training

Community Prayer Day

Nations Skate Youth 2020

ANSN's Grade 12 Graduation Ceremony

Date: Monday, July 13, 2020


Learn how to protect our elders and enter to win a Zoom call with one of the Indigenous role models from our campaign.
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Alexis Mental Health Services Available

If you want to talk about how the pandemic or social isolation is making you feel, please call or text.
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MP Psychology

Counselling for children, teens and adults. Counselling with a psychologist is available on Wednesday's and Thursday's.
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ANSN Mother’s Day Celebration - Postponed

ANSN Powwow 2020 - Cancelled

ANSN Annual Community Clean-Up & Yard Beautification Contest

Date: March 26, 2020


Effective immediately, by order of Alexis Chief and Council, vehicles entering the Alexis #133 Reserve must be registered and zoned according to: Residency, Occupation, Membership. Please read the following post carefully. Thank you in advance for your cooperation and understanding.
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COVID-19 Fraud Awareness

As COVID-19 continues to spread globally, watch out for associated scams. Fraudsters want to profit from consumers' fears, uncertainties and misinformation. Fraudsters are exploiting the crisis to facilitate fraud and cyber crime.
Click HERE for more info about how to protect yourself.

Emergency Response Team Contact Numbers

Date: March 19, 2020

Classes Suspended Indefinitely

As per Alberta Chief Medical Officer of Health Deena Hinshaw’s recommendations, Alberta Education has now suspended classes at all Alberta schools indefinitely.
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Date: March 18, 2020

Notice to ANSN Community

Update on COVID-19 from ANSN

Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation has an update for all members.
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Notice to Members

Date: TBD Location: Alexis School

ANSN Career Fair Postponed

Dates: Feb 10-21 & March 2-13

ANSN "Land Use Planning" Course 2020

Date: March 5, 2020 Location: Alexis Band Hall

Climate and Lakes Project

Date: March 5, 2020 Location: Alexis Band Hall

Alexis Education Meeting

Date: March 15, 2020 Location: Rabbit Hill

ANSN Family Ski Night

Date: February 9, 2020

ANSN Family Ski Night

4th Quarter Band Meeting
March 20, 2019 at 9 AM – 4 PM Location: Alexis Band Hall, No. 133

4th Quarter Band Meeting

Alexis Chief & Council and Senior Management Reports / Updates. Membership to vote on the TLE investments earned on December 31, 2017. Lunch & Refreshments provided.

Community Engagement Session
February 7, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Location: Alexis Community Hall

Community Engagement Session

Alexis Lands Consultation invites Alexis Members to a Community Engagement Session with Alberta Environment & Parks regarding Alexis Traditional Territory and Bighorn Park area.

Public Relations
January 19, 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm Location: Alexis Junior Senior High School

Traditional Powwow

Join us for Alexis School Traditional Powwow.

For more information please contact:
Alexis School at 780-967-5919

New years eve
December 31, 5:00 pm - 12:00 am Location: Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation

New Years Eve Roundance

Join us for our annual community New Year’s Eve Roundance. 2019 is the Year of Native Languages. We celebrate the life of our I’sga (Nakota / Stoney) Language.

MC: Francis Alexis

5 pm - Ceremony • 6 pm - Feast • 7 pm - Roundance • 8 pm - Speeches by the Elders & Leaders • 11:30 pm - Community Prayer, Count Down & New Years Song @ 12 am

ANSN Christmas Party
December 20, 6:00 pm - 12:00 am Location: Eagle River Casino

Christmas Party

Please note that the Event has been postponed to December 20th, 2018.

Join us for our annual Christmas Party

Karaoke Contest • Door Prizes • Pool Tourney (Patti Pots) • Poker Tourney (Lanny Potts) • Good food and dance •

Dress Code: Formal • Enter to win cash prize • Tickets $20 (Deadline December 4) • $25 at the door

Contact Courtney Alexis at 780-977-8606

Elders Appreciation Day
December 19, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Location: #133 Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation

Elders Appreciation Day

Please note that the Event has been postponed to December 19th, 2018.

Alexis Chief and Council cordially invite the Elders to attend a Special Christmas Gathering.

9:00 AM - Treaty Ceremony • 9:20 AM - Tea Songs • 9:30 AM - Welcoming Invocation (MC) • 9:35 AM - Blessing of Food by Royalty & Breakfast Served • 9:45 AM – Opening Remarks by Chief and Council • 10:30 AM – Presentation by ANSN Royalty • 11:00 AM - Heritage Presentations • 12:00 PM - Thanksgiving Presentation Honouring Elders • 12:45 PM - Thanksgiving Song & Community Handshakes • 1:00 PM - Community Photo • 1:15 PM - Closing Prayer & Drum Song

Join us for this very special occasion! We look forward to seeing you. Ishnish!

Public Relations
December 19, 9:00 am - 6:00pm Location: Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation

Per Capita Distribution Day

Attention: Band Members
Re: Special Band Meeting

A $100/Per Capita Distribution was approved by the Membership from the Alexis Heritage Trust Account (TLE).

Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation logo
Nov 30, 10:00 am Location: #133 Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation

Special Band Meeting

Topic: TD Wealth Presentation for ANSN TLE Trust Account

Ceremony • Opening Remarks - Chief and Council • TD Wealth Presentation • Questions • Community Vote • Adjourn

For more information, please call the Administration Office: 780.967.2225 ext.246

ANSN Hockey Tournament
Wednesday, October 24th from 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Notice of Referendum

TAKE NOTICE THAT a referendum vote will be held to seek the assent of the electors of the Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation to a Designation described in Schedule "A" which is attached to this Notice‬

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juice wellness
Nov 26 - 27, 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm Location: Alexis School Gym

Community Wellness Gathering

Workshops • Guest Speakers • Entertainment • Vendors Welcome • Mini Round Dance and Feast

For more information:
Amanda Alexis
1 (780) 242-5428