The NWT Recreation and Parks Association and SideDoor will host delegates from around the territory in Inuvik.
The gathering is for the 2017 NWTRPA & Youth Centres Conference. The three-day conference is for recreation professionals, youth centre workers, health care workers, educators, elders, students, and volunteers.
NWTRPA Executive Director Geoff Ray says the will feature top-notch speakers and presenters.
“The Conference will see leaders from across the North sharing important knowledge relating to recreation in a broad spectrum of areas, including leadership, youth centres, elders programs, and on the land programs.”
The event will feature keynote speakers Justin Ferbey and Crystal Fraser. Both share a wide range of knowledge and experience that will be shared over the 3-day conference.
The event begins today and will run until Thursday, September 28th. It is being held at the Midnight Sun Complex.