Pesâkâstêw Solar Project Grand Opening

Event date: JULY 19, 2022
Time: 2 PM- 4PM

1:45 PM

Bus arrival

To pick up location to the event venue.

2:00 PM – 2:05 PM


Introduction Speech, safety reminder – Amy Pellerin, Glen Pratt, Lynda Bigknife

2:05 PM – 2:10 PM


Star Blanket Cree Elder Lindsay Starr

2:15 PM – 2:45 PM

Flag song

Both first Nations – by George Gordon and Star Blanket with the Anthem

2:15 PM – 2:45 PM

Speech by speakers and gifting ceremony by natural forces

2:15-2:20 PM – Minister Responsible for SaskPower- Minister Don Morgan
2:20-2:25 PM – George Gordon First Nations – Chief Byron Bitternose
2:25-2:30 PM – Star Blanket Cree Nation – Chief Michael Starr
2:30-2:35 PM – SaskPower President- Rupen Pandya
2:35-2:40 PM -Natural Forces Principal- Robert Apold/ John Brereton
2:40- 2:45 PM – FNPA- Guy Lonechild

2:45 PM – 2:50 PM

Ceremony & Music- Honor Song by the Drummer group

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and honor song by RDHL group

2:50 PM – 2:55 PM

gift exchange and group photo session

George Gordon First Nation, and Star Blanket Cree Nation, FNPA, SaskPower

2:55 PM – 3:00 PM

Closing Comment

Media & photo op, site tour, and lunch announcement.

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Site tour, networking & reception

Opportunity to learn more about the project and its benefits and networking. Burger, potato wedges, water, coffee, and cookies to be provided.

4:15 PM

bus departure

The event venue to drop off location.

6:30 PM

team dinner

RDHL, GGHL, FNPA, Natural Forces, SaskPower (Not mandatory)

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