Wondering where to go during your stay in Membertou? Are you looking for activities for you, your friends, or your family? Are you interested in learning about Membertou’s history and wonder how our community became successful? Or do you want to learn about the Mi’kmaw culture? Well, our NEW Membertou Welcome Centre can lead you into the right direction and provide you with the answers that you have been searching for.
What is the Membertou Welcome Centre?
Our new Welcome Centre provides you with important information about what is offered within our community, and we are happy to let you know about the latest events. Whether you decide to dine at Kiju’s, check out a comedy show at the Membertou Trade and Convention Centre, go ice skating at the Membertou Sports and Wellness Centre or play Bingo at the Membertou Entertainment Centre, we will provide you with fun options to keep you entertained!
While visiting our Centre, we promise to provide you with a warm and inviting atmosphere. We display natural elements such as birch trees, a smudging bowl, sage and sweet grass. Do you want to learn a word or two in the Mi’kmaq language? Our Welcome Centre provides a word wall that consists of keywords in the Mi’kmaw language.
We sell merchandise with our branded Destination Membertou logo, such as cellphone chargers, hats and tshirts, as well as other Membertou apparel.
Destination Membertou’s Summer Passport Program
Our summer passport is free for the taking and can be picked up from our Welcome Centre. It is a small booklet that is filled with information about the different entities in the community. Make a purchase from one of the entities and you will be awarded with a stamp. Collect 3 stamps and you earn a prize. Collect 6 stamps and your name will be entered for the grand prize valued at over $1,000. The draw will take place in September, 2017. Keep an eye out on our Facebook page for details!
Location, location, location!
Our Destination Membertou Welcome Centre is NOW OPEN. We are located on the first floor of the Membertou Trade and Convention Centre, 50 Maillard Street, Membertou. We are open seven days a week, so pop by and pick up a passport – your adventure starts in Membertou!
Do you have a rack card or pamphlet that you would like us to share in our Welcome Centre? Let us know. Call (902) 564-6466 ext 5022 to speak with us about how WE can represent YOU in our Centre.