Chimnissing welcomes you...
Beausoleil First Nation rests in the southern tip of Georgian Bay on Christian, Beckwith and Hope Islands. These magnificent islands
are home to the Chippewa people. Much history can be found on the islands. More recently with the Forked Three-awned Grass.
This species of grass is nicknamed "Ice Age Grass" found throughout Christian Island and is currently on the Species at Risk list.
Christian Island is home to about 700 residents year round and many others during the summer months. Tourism is abundant in Christian Island, for more information
on tourism, please visit the Economic Development link found on this page.
Community News and Events
September 22, 2014 - Lands Fall Newsletter
September 22, 2014 - Reminder - Community Meeting this Saturday. Lunch will be served at 12:00 p.m. - Details in members only.
September 16, 2014 - Coming soon The G'chi Mnissing Ojibwe People's Dictionary
September 16, 2014 - Catering Tender
September 16, 2014 - News from the Economic Development Office. Please log into Members Only
September 2, 2014 - Library hours for September 2014
August 28, 2014 - Language & Culture Revitalization Workshops - Contact Clayton King - For more information.
August 18, 2014 - Invitation to BFN Artisans
July 28, 2014 - Fitness Centre Hours
March 6, 2014 - MEMBERS! Please send us an email if you would like to be added to our email distribution list.
March 21, 2011 - Please update your address if you have relocated within the past 12 months. Send an email to: Membership.
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Photos courtesy of Vicki Monague, M.R Jamieson, H.K Jamieson and Candace D. Sylvester