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HPSD Dual Credit Program Profile

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There is plenty of opportunity available here in the Slave Lake Region. The High Prairie School Division Dual Credit program allows students to take post-secondary courses while still in high school and get credit at the postsecondary level while still…

National Aboriginal Day

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Each year on June 21st Canadians gather to celebrate National Aboriginal Day, which includes First Nations, Inuit and Metis peoples. The National Day began in 1996 to recognize the contributions of Aboriginal people in Canada. The 21st day of June…

Summer 2014 Events!

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Every year the Slave Lake Region has numerous events for families and individuals of all ages to participate in and this summer is no exception! Summer 2014 is packed with sports, celebrations, mid-way rides, a music festival, family days on…

Boreal Forest

Go Geocache!

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Do you LOVE the outdoors? Go Geocache! What is geocaching? It is the real-world treasure hunt that is happening right now, all around you, and this summer it will be happening in and around Smith, Alberta to coincide with the…

Slave Lake Round Dance

Slave Lake Friendship Accord

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On May 10, 2014 the Sawridge First Nation hosted the Honoring the Fire Round Dance at the Multi-Rec Centre in Slave Lake, which brought together more than 150 people to participate in the traditional Cree Round Dance. The First Nations…