2020 National Indigenous Peoples Day Celebrations

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Thank you for joining us to celebrate the 2020 National Indigenous Peoples Day. Join the 2021 Celebrations happening now!




On June 21, Canada will be celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day. First celebrated in 1996, National Indigenous Peoples Day is a day to recognize and celebrate the cultures and contributions of Indigenous peoples from across Canada. Let’s gather together – online – to celebrate the rich cultures and stories of Indigenous peoples in Alberta.

Thank you to everyone who took part in the celebrations this year! For those who may have missed them, please feel free to view the presentations and videos that were shared (at right.)




On June 21, Canada will be celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day. First celebrated in 1996, National Indigenous Peoples Day is a day to recognize and celebrate the cultures and contributions of Indigenous peoples from across Canada. Let’s gather together – online – to celebrate the rich cultures and stories of Indigenous peoples in Alberta.

Thank you to everyone who took part in the celebrations this year! For those who may have missed them, please feel free to view the presentations and videos that were shared (at right.)

Recipes please!


Share your favourite recipes and tell us your story as to why it's special. Be sure to upload a photo of your mouthwatering dishes! 


We’ll be accepting submissions until the end of June.  From the submissions, we'll be selecting a few to create an online recipe book on the Indigenous Health webpage.


To get started:

  • Click in the box below where it says "Start your story by providing a title." 
  • Give your recipe a name and write up your recipe.
  •  If you have one, be sure to upload a photo of your mouthwatering dishes! 

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Thank you for sharing your recipe, and for taking part in our 2020 National Indigenous Peoples Day Celebrations!

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    Easy Strawberry Icebox Cake - By Jerri Goulet, IHP Admin Support

    over 1 year ago

    Jerri's Strawberry Icebox Cake Recipe














    Ingredients
    *3 cups cold heavy whipping cream
    *3 Tbsp of granulated sugar (you can add more tbs if you like it sweeter)
    *1 tsp vanilla extract
    *1 lbs of strawberries, trimmed and sliced
    *1 box of ladyfingers or graham crackers
    (you can also use sugar cookies or whatever cookie you prefer)

    Directions
    1. Prepare whipped cream by whipping heavy cream with sugar and vanilla extract using a hand mixer or a stand mixer with whisk attachment on medium-high speed until peaks form.
    2. Spread a thin layer of prepared whipped cream in a square... Continue reading