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New Ts̓zil Learning Centre breaks ground

On Thursday, April 20, the ground was broken for the new Ts̓zil Learning Centre slated to open in 2018. Lílwat Nation Governance, employees and community members celebrated the groundbreaking for the new Ts̓zil Learning Centre on April 20, 2017. The new state of the art post-secondary institution, a partnership between Lil̓wat Nation and the federal government, will be [...]

April 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Job Posting – On-Call Archaeology Field Technician

The Land and Resources Department is seeking individuals who are interested in working as on-call archaeology field technicians for 2017 field season. Location:                         Land and Resources Department, Mount Currie, BC Status:                             Casual/Temporary/On-Call for the 2017 Field Season Reporting to:                 Referral Coordinator Wage:                       [...]

April 19th, 2017|Jog Postings|

Job Posting: On-Call Fisheries and Environmental Monitoring Technicians

The Land and Resources Department is seeking individuals who are interested in working as on-call Fisheries and Environmental Monitoring Technicians for the Líl̓wat Nation Land and Resources Department. Title:                 On-Call Fisheries and Environmental Monitoring Technicians Reporting to: Fisheries Manager, Land and Resources Department Wage:               Dependent on experience  Summary: The Land and Resources Department is seeking individuals [...]

April 13th, 2017|Jog Postings|

Lílwat celebrates the signing of MDAs on Whistler Mountain

The drumming that brought out the sun on Whistler Mountain at the MDA signing celebration, Sunday, April 9, 2017. On Sunday, April 9 Líl̓wat Nation officials joined Whistler Blackcomb (WB), the Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) and Squamish Nation in celebrating the signing of the Master Development Agreements (MDAs). While the agreements were [...]

April 13th, 2017|Announcements, News|

New park to be developed on Líl̓wat Traditional Territory

The Squamish-Lillooet Regional District Area C and Líl̓wat Nation have prepared a joint management plan the new Riverside Wetlands/ Ském’em Community Park. The 91-acre, southern portion of what is know as the Bathtub Trail zone has been renamed Riverside Wetlands/Ském’en Park to reflect the co-management of the area. Ském'en an Ucwalmícwts word that means “to [...]

April 10th, 2017|Announcements, News|

Líl̓wat Youth can ski or ride Whistler Blackcomb free in 2017/18

Starting next fall it gets more affordable than ever for young Líl̓wat Nation Citizens to enjoy skiing or snowboarding at Whistler Blackcomb. Before you sign your child or teenager up for an early bird WB local youth ski pass, please note that there are two new opportunities for Líl̓wat youth to ski or ride at [...]

April 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Bring your drums! Groundbreaking ceremony for NEW Ts̓zil Learning Centre on Thursday

The new Ts̓zil Learning Centre, made possible trough $7.24 million in federal funding, takes a giant step forward with a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, April 6 at 10 am. Details on the poster below. "Building a new Tśzil Learning Centre represents a significant step in realizing Líl̓wat Nation's vision for community revitalization. Having a leading-edge [...]

April 3rd, 2017|Announcements, Uncategorized|

Considering Your Own Business? Consider the Social Venture Challenge launching April 12

The third annual Social Venture Challenge is ready to help entrepreneurs throughout the Sea to Sky develop "cause-driven" businesses that benefit their communities. The Social Venture Challenge kicks off Wednesday, April 12, 6 pm to 8 pm with Creating Community Impact, an evening to learn more about the community benefits of social ventures, meet past [...]

March 29th, 2017|Announcements|

Xet̓ólacw intersections affected by Traffic Control Person Course

Please aware of Traffic Control Person training taking place at Xet̓ólacw March 28 & 29 A Traffic Control Person Course, run by the ProSafe First Aid Training School, is being held for community members on Tuesday, March 28 and Wednesday, March 29. The training sessions are expected to run each day from 9 am to 4 pm. [...]

March 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Inherent Rights Workshops 1 & 2 Final Reports

Prepare for the Inherent Rights Workshop #3 by reviewing the reports from the first two workshops. We are pleased to present the final reports from the first two Inherent Rights workshops held in January and February 2017. These two reports detail the responses of the workshops' participants and provide great background information for the Inherent [...]

March 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|