Men’s Wellness Retreat

ONTEH is hosting a Men’s Wellness Retreat next week, one in Vernon ( March 26-28 ) and the following week in Kamloops (March 28-30th ). If any of the men in the community would be interested in attending … Leon Louis is the facilitator, and the men will be making drums and spending time together – please RSVP to Leon Louis 250-499-9747, – or contact Cricket Testawich ONTEH Support Worker 778-559-1327 if you have any other questions or would like to join.


Day 1 – check into hotel

Dinner at 6 pm and opening circle.

Movie night or pool hotel time that evening

Day 2 – breakfast

Drum making


Circle and Chaptiwk

Dinner off-site and evening activity – recreation based.

Day 3 – breakfast wrap-up and amazing door prize draw, including a grand prize pack.

It’s a great three days of gentle and kind gathering.

Anyone interested, please reach out to Cricket at 778-559-1327

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Candorado Community Meeting Saturday March 25th, 2023

Open to all USIB Community Members

Information Session & Candorado Site Visit

Lunch to be served at the Band Office

Transportation to and from Candorado site provided

Location: Join the NR Team at the USIB Office

When: Saturday March 25th, 2023

Time: 10am – 3pm

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National Aboriginal Indigenous Games (NAIG) tryouts

Registration is now open!

INSTRUCTIONS FOR REGISTERING:  PLEASE NOTE – All athletes must be registered in our Team BC registration system prior to APRIL 2, 2023 in order to be eligible for selection to Team BC.

  1. Go to our Team BC registration system (Xplor, formerly PerfectMind) and set up a member profile.
  2. Proceed to the Expression of Interest application and fill this out.
  3. Go to the sport(s) that you are interested in and fill out the application for that sport.
  4. Refer to your athlete selection document at the bottom of this webpage as to the dates when scores and other materials must be uploaded to your profile.



The NAIG Wrestling competition consists of both male and female individual competition for following age and weight classes. Participants born in 2004 to 2008 are eligible.


Each Province, Territory and State is allowed to enter two (2) male and two (2) female athletes per weight division for each age group.

Team BC is excited to participate in the following 13 sports:3D Archery, Athletics (Track & Field). Badminton, Basketball, Canoe/Kayak, Golf, Lacrosse (Box), Rifle Shooting, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Volleyball, Wrestling.


For more information and details please visit the link below