Events under 'UNSM Events'
Thursday, April 27, 2017

Event Name

Date

UNSM Annual Conference 2015

DATE: November 3 - 6, 2015

LOCATION:  Westin Nova Scotian Hotel, Halifax, NS

All day
Every Day until November 06, 2015

Climate Change Adaptation Workshop: "Sharing Outcomes & Making Strides"

DATE:  February, 19, 2016

LOCATION:  Fairbanks Centre, Shubie Park, 54 Locks Road Dartmouth

REGISTER:  Eventbrite or contacting  

Friday, February 19, 2016 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Advocacy Days

Wednesday, May 02, 2012 11:00 am - Thursday, May 03, 2012 11:00 am
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Municipal Awareness Week

Monday, September 24, 2012 12:00 pm - Sunday, September 30, 2012 12:00 pm
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Council Orientation

Thursday, November 15, 2012 5:00 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012 12:00 pm
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Ken Simpson Municipal Lecture Series--Population Trends: Solutions for Municipalities

WHERE:  Potter Auditorium, Dalhousie University, Rowe Building, 6100 University Avenue, Halifax

Thursday, November 29, 2012 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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2012 Economic Summit

Click here to go to the Webpage

Friday, November 30, 2012 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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MEETING FOR PROPOSED REN 1

MEETING FOR:

  • Town of Clark's Harbour
  • Town of Digby
  • Town of Yarmouth
  • District of Argyle
  • District of Barrington
  • District of Clare
  • District of Digby
  • District of Yarmouth

LOCATION:  Rodd Grand Hotel, 417 Main Street, Yarmouth.  Shelburne/Yarmouth Room

Wednesday, January 09, 2013 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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MEETING FOR PROPOSED REN 3

Meeting for:

  • Town of Annapolis Royal
  • Town of Berwick
  • Town of Bridgetown
  • Town of Hantsport
  • Town of Kentville
  • Town of Middleton
  • Town of Windsor
  • Town of Wolfville
  • County of Annapolis
  • District of West Hants
  • County of Kings

LOCATION:  Kentville Town Recreation Centre, 350 Main Street; next door to Kentville Town Hall.

Thursday, January 10, 2013 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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MEETING FOR PROPOSED REN 2

Meeting for:

  • Town of Bridgewater
  • Town of Lockeport
  • Town of Lunenburg
  • Town of Mahone Bay
  • Town of Shelburne
  • District of Chester
  • District of Lunenburg
  • Region of Queens Municipality
  • District of Shelburne

LOCATION:  Best Western Plus Bridgewater Hotel and Convention Cetnre, 527 Hwy. 10, Cookville, NS

Tuesday, January 15, 2013 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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MEETING FOR PROPOSED REN 5

MEETING FOR:

  • Town of Antigonish
  • Town of Mulgrave
  • Town of New Glasgow
  • Town of Pictou
  • Town of Stellarton
  • Town of Trenton
  • Town of Westville
  • County of Antigonish
  • District of Guysborough
  • Halifax Regional Municipality
  • County of Pictou
  • District of St. Mary's

LOCATION:  Antigonish Town and County Library, 283 Main Street, Antigonish, NS

Thursday, January 17, 2013 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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MEETING FOR PROPROSED REN 6

MEETING FOR:

  • Town of Port Hawkesbury
  • Cape Breton Regional Municipality
  • County of Inverness
  • County of Richmond
  • County of Victoria

LOCATION: Alderwood, 89 Alderwood Lane, Baddeck, NS

Wednesday, February 06, 2013 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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MEETING FOR PROPOSED REN 4

MEETING FOR:

  • Town of Amherst
  • Town of Oxford
  • Town of Parrsboro
  • Town of Springhill
  • Town of Stewiacke
  • Town of Truro
  • County of Colchester
  • County of Cumberland
  • Halifax Regional Municipality
  • District of East Hants

LOCATION:  Oak Room, Holiday Inn Truro, 437 Prince Street, Truro, NS

Thursday, February 07, 2013 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Workshop on LED Streetlight Conversion Financial Model

LOCATION: Halifax Regional Municipality's Training Room, Duke Tower, Halifax, NS

FEE:  $75.00

REGISTER:  By e-mailing Kristy Hardie at

 

 

Wednesday, April 03, 2013 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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CAO/CEO FORUM 2013

Truro Holiday Inn, Truro, NS

Facilitator:  Gordon MacIntosh

Thursday, April 18, 2013 6:30 pm - Friday, April 19, 2013 3:00 pm
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Sustainability 101--Training for Newly Elected Officials

DATE:                     May 8 from 11:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
WHERE:                  The Rodd Grand, 417 Main Street, Yarmouth
COST:                     $45 (includes refreshments and lunch)

 

Are you interested in learning about what is happening around Nova Scotia on the sustainability front and what are your municipality’s roles and responsibilities in meeting provincial requirements?  Are you unsure of what EGSPA, MCCAP, COMFIT, ICSP, demand side management, 50 kWh and bridging the gap refer to?  If you would like to gain an understanding of Nova Scotia’s sustainability landscape as it pertains to you as an elected official, please join us for Sustainability 101 – Training for Newly-Elected Officials, brought to you by UNSM’s Municipal Sustainability Office. 

Through a series of short and engaging presentations from a variety of speakers, we will walk you through the many programs, strategies, regulations and funding opportunities to bring you up to speed on all things relating to sustainability.  The workshop is designed for newly-elected officials but is also open to returning mayors, wardens and councillors looking for a refresher on sustainability. 

The registration deadline for both workshops is April 30 - but space is limited, so register today!  To reserve a spot, please contact Debbie, UNSM’s Municipal Sustainability Coordinator, at  or 423-8312.

Please Note: 

  1. Cancellations received after 4 p.m. on April 30 are non-refundable.
  2. If there is interest, this workshop will also be offered in mid-May on Cape Breton Island (please express your interest in this second workshop by sending an email to Debbie at by April 22.
Wednesday, May 08, 2013 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
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UNSM Spring Workshop

WHERE: Mariners Centre & Rodd Grand Hotel, Yarmouth, NS

Click here more detailed information.

 

Wednesday, May 08, 2013 4:00 pm - Friday, May 10, 2013 12:00 pm
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Municipal Law Workshop: "Legal Boot Camp": An Overview of Key Areas of Municipal Law for Municipal Elected Officials

Municipal Law Workshop: "Legal Boot Camp": An Overview of Key Areas of Municipal Law for Municipal Elected Officials

INSTRUCTOR:  Kevin Latimer, Cox & Palmer

LOCATION:  Atlantic Ballroom, Westin Nova Scotian Hotel, Halifax, NS

 

Click here to view the Brochure

Friday, June 07, 2013 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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UNSM 2013 Golf Tournament

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13TH, 2013
BLUENOSE GOLF CLUB
18 Cove Road, LUNENBURG, NOVA SCOTIA
11:00 a.m.     Registration
        12:00 p.m.     Shot-gun Start
        Meal/Awards/Prizes to follow

Proudly Hosted by Town of Lunenburg

REGISTRATION FEE: (open to all elected officials and municipal employees)
•    18 Holes and Meal $ 60 (Meal: 10oz Strip Loin Steak or BBQ Chicken including pasta salad, garden salad, baked potato, roll and apple crisp with ice cream for dessert)
•    Golf carts 18 hole rate $14.20 (shared cart) per person - FIRST COME/FIRST SERVED – Carts must be reserved directly through Bluenose Golf Club @ 902-634-4260

LOTS OF PRIZES TO BE WON! Compete for Long Drive, Closest to hole and Closest to line.

QUESTIONS? CONTACT PETER ZWICKER @ 902-521-6876 or email

SHERMAN ZWICKER MEMORIAL TROPHY
Donated by Councillor Peter Zwicker, Town of Lunenburg in memory of his father, Sherman Zwicker. Sherman was a former Councillor and Mayor of the Town of Lunenburg, former President and past Executive Director of the UNSM. The winning team each receives a personal trophy and their names engraved on the championship trophy which will be displayed in the UNSM office.

Friday, September 13, 2013 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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UNSM Fall Conference

Tuesday, November 05, 2013 4:00 pm - Friday, November 08, 2013 12:00 pm
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Pension Plan Workshop

LOCATION:  Four Points Sheraton

 

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. --Anyone can attend

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. --Members of UNSM Pension Plan

Monday, November 18, 2013 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Towns Caucus Meeting

The next Towns Caucus meeting will take place on:

Thursday, March 6
Council Chambers
Town of Truro Town Hall
11:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m.

Lunch will be provided.

Please let us know if you are able to attend. Please respond by Feb. 27.

We will also look at providing teleconference capabilities if you are unable to physically attend.

Thursday, March 06, 2014 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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CEO-CAO Forum--Pre-Workshop Forum--"Leadership at the APEX"

1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Click here for more information.

Thursday, April 03, 2014 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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CEO-CAO Forum--Charting the Course for Change

CAO/CEO Forum--"Charting the Course for Change"

April 3, 2014

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

April 4, 2014

8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Click here for more information.

Thursday, April 03, 2014 7:00 pm - Friday, April 04, 2014 3:00 pm
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UNSM Spring Workshop--2014

May 7 -9, 2014

Pictou County Wellness Centre, Pictou, NS

Wednesday, May 07, 2014 4:00 pm - Friday, May 09, 2014 12:00 pm
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Ivany Report Workshop

May 23, 2014

Holiday Inn, Truro, NS

Friday, May 23, 2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Resolutions Committee Meeting

LOCATION:  UNSM Boardroom, CIBC Building, Suite 1106, 1809 Barrington Street, Halifax, NS


TIME:   10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Citizen Engagement Workshop

September 19, 2014

LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Truro, Truro, NS

 

Link to the Website: http://unsm.ca/citizen-engagement-workshop.html

 

Friday, September 19, 2014 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Municipal Awareness Week

October 20-26, 2014

All day
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Ken Simpson Municipal Lecture Series

LOCATION: Westin Nova Scotian Hotel, Halifax, NS


LINK for further information: http://unsm.ca/ken-simpson-municipal-lecture-series.html

Tuesday, November 04, 2014 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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UNSM Fall Conference--2014

November 4-7, 2014

LOCATION:  Westin Nova Scotian Hotel, Halifax, NS

Tuesday, November 04, 2014 4:00 pm - Friday, November 07, 2014 12:00 pm
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2015 CEO-CAO Forum--Municipal Leadership

DATES:   April 9th, 2015--8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

              April 10th, 2015--8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

LOCATION:  Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Conference Centre.

 

Thursday, April 09, 2015 8:30 am - Friday, April 10, 2015 7:00 am
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UNSM Spring Workshop--2015

DATE:  May 6th - 8th, 2015

LOCATION:  White Point Beach Resort, Region of Queens Municipality, NS

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Towns Caucus Meeting--CANCELLED

NEXT MEETING:  Wednesday, November 4th, at 7:00 p.m. (during UNSM Annual Conference)

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MGA Consultation Session

DATE:  September 30th, 2015

TIME:  10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

LOCATION:  Civic Centre, Sydney, NS

RSVP TO

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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MGA Consultation Session

DATE:  October 1st, 2015

TIME:  10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

LOCATION:  Pictou Wellness Centre, Pictou, NS

RSVP TO:  datchison"at"amans.ca

 

Thursday, October 01, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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MGA Consultation Session

DATE:  October 2nd, 2015

TIME:  10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

LOCATION:  NSCC Truro Campus, Truro, NS

RSVP TO:  datchison"at"amans.ca

Friday, October 02, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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MGA Consultation Session

 DATE:  October 7th, 2015

TIME:  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

LOCATION:  Mariners Centre, Yarmouth, NS

RSVP TO:  datchison"at"amans.ca

 

Wednesday, October 07, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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MGA Consultation Session

DATE:  October 8th, 2015

TIME:  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

LOCATION:  Queens Place, Liverpool, NS

RSVP TO:  datchison"at"amans.ca

 

Thursday, October 08, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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MGA Consultation Session

DATE:  October 9th, 2015

TIME:  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

LOCATION:  Old Orchard Inn, Wolfville, NS

RSVP TO:  datchison"at"amans.ca

Friday, October 09, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Campaign School for Women Running in HRM 2016 Election

DATE:   October 17th, 2015

LOCATION:  Mount Saint Vincent University

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Saturday, October 17, 2015 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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Workshop--Extended Producer Responsibility

DATE:   Friday, October 23, 2015

TIME:    10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Truro, NS

To register for the workshop, please e-mail  or call Tracy Verbeke at UNSM at 902 423-8331.  The registration deadline is Friday, October 16.  

Friday, October 23, 2015 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Municipal Awareness Week

All day
Every Day until November 22, 2015

Teleconference Call on Property Assessment

TIME:  3:00 p.m.

PARTICIPANTS:  UNSM Membership

Here is the Teleconference Number you would use to call in:

Dial in # - 1-888-289-4573   
Access Code: 7123705

Thursday, January 07, 2016 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Asset Management Workshop

DATE: April 1st, 2016

TIME: 10 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Ramada Plaza, Burnside Room, 240 Brownlow Avenue, Dartmouth, NS

FOR WHOM: Elected officials and municipal staff (planning, engineering, finance, public works)

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  http://unsm.ca/asset-management-workshop-2.html

 

Friday, April 01, 2016 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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CAO/CEO Forum--2016

DATE:  April 7th & 8th, 2016

LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Truro, 437 Prince Street, Truro, NS

Thursday, April 07, 2016 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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CEO-CAO FORUM--2016

DATE:  April 7th & 8th, 2016

LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Truro, 437 Prince Street, Truro, NS

Friday, April 08, 2016 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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UNSM Forestry Workshop

DATE:  April 14th, 2016

TIME:  10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

LOCATION:  Pictou County Wellness Centre, 2756 Westville Road, RR3, New Glasgow, NS

Thursday, April 14, 2016 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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UNSM Spring Workshop

UNSM Spring Workshop

DATE:  May 4 - 6, 2016

LOCATION:  Old Orchard Inn, Greenwich, NS

 

Wednesday, May 04, 2016 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Every Day until May 06, 2016

UNSM Spring Workshop

UNSM Spring Workshop

DATE:  May 4 - 6, 2016

LOCATION:  Old Orchard Inn, Greenwich, NS

 

Thursday, May 05, 2016 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Detached from recurrence

UNSM Spring Workshop

UNSM Spring Workshop

DATE:  May 4 - 6, 2016

LOCATION:  Old Orchard Inn, Greenwich, NS

 

Friday, May 06, 2016 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Detached from recurrence

Municipal Awareness Week 2016

For more information, please visit our Municipal Awareness Week Website:  http://unsm.ca/municipal-awareness-week.html

Monday, November 21, 2016 8:00 am - Friday, November 25, 2016 2:00 pm
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UNSM Annual Conference

November 29th, to December 2nd, 2016

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 3:00 pm - Friday, December 02, 2016 3:00 pm
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UNSM Spring Workshop--2016

DATE:  May 10th - 12th, 2017

LOCATION:  St. FX University, Antigonish, NS

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Special Meeting on Accountability and Transparency

DATE:  Friday, February 24th, 2017

LOCATION:  Commonwealth A Room, Westin Nova Scotian Hotel, Halifax, NS

TIME:  9:45 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

 

Agenda for Special Meeting on Accountability and Transparency

Friday, February 24, 2017 9:45 am - 3:30 pm
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UNSM and Engage NS Staff in a Conference Call

DATE:  March 20th, 2017

TIME:  3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

DETAILS:  Conference Call

Monday, March 20, 2017 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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AMA/UNSM CEO-CAO Forum

DATE:  April 20th & 21st, 2017

LOCATION: Holiday Inn Truro, Truro, NS

TIME:  April 20th--2:00 p.m.; ending at 4:00 p.m. on April 21st

REGISTRATION:  E-mail

The cost for each participant is $350, if registrations are received on or before April 13th. Registrations received on or after April 14th will have a cost of $385. Your municipality will be billed for this event. Cancellations before April 13th can be made in writing to Tracy Verbeke at the UNSM at with no charge. Cancellations after April 13th 2017 will be charged the full registration fee.

Thursday, April 20, 2017 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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AMA/UNSM CEO-CAO Forum

DATE:  April 20th & 21st, 2017

LOCATION: Holiday Inn Truro, Truro, NS

TIME:  April 20th--2:00 p.m.; ending at 4:00 p.m. on April 21st

REGISTRATION:  E-mail 

The cost for each participant is $350, if registrations are received on or before April 13th. Registrations received on or after April 14th will have a cost of $385. Your municipality will be billed for this event. Cancellations before April 13th can be made in writing to Tracy Verbeke at the UNSM at  with no charge. Cancellations after April 13th 2017 will be charged the full registration fee.

Friday, April 21, 2017 8:30 am - 2:45 pm
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UNSM Spring Workshop--2017

DATE:  May 10th - 12th, 2017

LOCATION:  Keating Centre, St. FX University, Antigonish, NS

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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UNSM Spring Workshop--2017

DATE:  May 10th - 12th, 2017

LOCATION:  Keating Centre, St. FX University, Antigonish, NS

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

Thursday, May 11, 2017 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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UNSM Spring Workshop--2017

DATE:  May 10th - 12th, 2017

LOCATION:  Keating Centre, St. FX University, Antigonish, NS

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

Friday, May 12, 2017 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Cannabis Legalization and Municipal Impacts

DATE:   May 26, 2017

LOCATION:  Four Points Sheraton, Halifax, NS

 

More details to follow

All day
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Supporting Successful Meetings

DATE:  Thursday, September 21, 2017

(For Administrative Staff:  Covers minute taking, agendas, motions, rules, scripts, etc.)

WEBSITE FOR REGISTRATIONhttp://www.elimina.com/training/training-scheduled-halifax.html

Thursday, September 21, 2017 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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"We've Got to Stop Meeting Like This" Workshop

DATE:  Friday, September 22, 2017

(For Elected Officials and Senior Staff: Covers principles for effective meetings, demystifying the rules of order, dealing with Boardroom problems, and achieving excellence in decision making)

WEBSITE FOR REGISTRATION: http://www.elimina.com/training/training-scheduled-halifax.html

Friday, September 22, 2017 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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UNSM Fall Conference

DATE:  November 7th - 10th, 2017

LOCATION:  Westin Nova Scotian Hotel, Halifax, NS

Tuesday, November 07, 2017 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Every Day until November 10, 2017

UNSM Fall Conference

DATE:  November 7th - 10th, 2017

LOCATION:  Westin Nova Scotian Hotel, Halifax, NS

Wednesday, November 08, 2017 8:00 am - Friday, November 10, 2017 3:00 pm
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