The Gathering Place was officially opened Thursday, March 21, 2013. A ceremony was held to honour and acknowledge the First Nations and Metis Nation that CNC serves.
The event featured Aboriginal elders, speakers, dancers, singers and drummers, as well as Aboriginal art, crafts, and displays.
1 year anniversary
The first year anniversary was celebrated March 25 to 27, 2014. Visitors to the Gathering Place learned traditional practices from local Elders.