What's New at BCIS

Unity Walk a Success

iMar 23, 2017

Images of this event can be found under the Photos tab! Around 100 people took part in the annual Unity Walk on March 21 to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. Festivities began at Veteran's Park near City Hall where a special banner was unveiled, titled the...

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Unity Walk on March 21!

iMar 09, 2017

When you see a large group of people carrying flags in Brooks on March 21, come and join the fun! BCIS, in conjunction with SPEC Association, the City of Brooks, the Francophone Society of Brooks and MHC Brooks Campus invite you to join us on March 21 for a special Unity Walk,...

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Brooks Got Talent 5 is Coming!

iNov 16, 2016

Showcasing the best in cultural dance, song, and other amazing talents, Brooks Got Talent is back for it’s fifth year. The region’s longest running talent show always draws a capacity crowd, and this year is going to be another blockbuster. In addition to the wonderful entertainment,...

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BCIS to Sponsors Diversity Award

iOct 20, 2016

The annual Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year awards gala is happening Oct. 21. Once again, BCIS is proud to sponsor the Business Diversification Award during this event. Recipients are those who believe and put into practice the values of inclusion and respect. These are businesses...

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Celebrating Alberta Culture Days

iAug 29, 2016

Every fall, Albertans gather to celebrate the cultures that makes our province vibrant. Last year, there were over 900 events in more than 70 communities across Alberta during this special weekend. In Brooks, we're lucky to have some amazing events going on durig Alberta Culture Days, held this year Sept. 30...

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Summer Celebrations

iJul 05, 2016

The next few months are a time for great celebrations! We just had Canada Day, and we’ve marked the end of Ramadan with Eid al-Fitr. Many people take this time of year to enjoy holidays in nature with their families. BCIS has reason to celebrate, too. On Aug. 24,...

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Get ready for Rodeo!

iMay 26, 2016

Yes, the annual kick-off to summer is here. Rodeo Week is an exciting time in Brooks as we celebrate this amazing tradition. There’s a free pancake breakfast every morning of Rodeo Week (June 6-11) at several local businesses, which is a great way to meet with friends...

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Giving Back to Fort Mac

iMay 13, 2016

We’ve all seen the news reports about the tragic wildfires that affected people in Fort McMurray recently. Perhaps we even have friends or family members that were part of the nearly 90,000 people evacuated from their homes. Many people are wondering how they can help. This Saturday (May 14), there...

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Unity Walk in Brooks

iMar 16, 2016

When you see a large group of people carrying flags in Brooks on March 21, come and join the fun! BCIS, in conjunction with the City of Brooks, the Francophone Society of Brooks and the Brooks Public Library, invite you to join us on March 21 for a special Unity Walk, marking...

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BCIS Launches March 21 Campaign!

iJan 21, 2016

Since 2010, there have been rallies, school presentations, as well as photo and video campaigns for this annual March 21 event. This year, Brooks & County Immigration Services introduces the "We Are Equal" campaign. “March 21 is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination and is something that BCIS is...

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