Indigenous Programs


Focusing on excellence in Indigenous education and outreach with a commitment to providing exceptional learning experiences and community partnerships.
Mining Rocks Earth Science Programs
Teacher Workshops

School Programs

School Programs

Supporting teachers through professional development workshops and hands-on resources.

Outreach Programs

Public Outreach

Raising awareness through interactive activities at events across Canada.
Where we've been

Rock and Mineral Clubs / Shows



Engaging industry to support our mandate since 1994.

News and Publications

Annual Newsletter

Our 2016 Annual Newsletter is now available in English and French! Click here!
2016 Newsletter Cover Image

NEW! Core Concepts

Cover Photo of Core Concepts
Core Concepts is now available in English and French! Click here for more information

NEW Poster!

Medicine from the Ground Up is our newest poster in the Mining Makes it Happen poster series. Available in English and French. Click here for more information.
MM Medicine cover

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Activities and Events

Indigenous Communities Education and Outreach Programs

Chapleau, ON
May 8 to 12, 2017

Timmins, ON

April 11 to 13, 2017

Cree Nation of Wemindji
April 1 to 7, 2017

Webequie First Nation
March 28 to 30, 2017

2017 Mining Matters Diamond in the Rough Golf Classic

MM Golf CLassic Logo (4)

The 2017 Mining Matters Diamond in the Rough Golf Classic is taking place Thursday, June 15, 2017 at Cedar Brae Golf Club in Scarborough. Click here for more information. 

Register for a Mineral Resources and Mining Education Tour

The Canadian Ecology Centre and Mining Matters invite you to participate in the 2017 Mineral Resources and Mining Education Tours.

The Tours provide opportunities for Formal and Informal Educators and Mineral Development Advisers from across Canada to learn about Earth sciences, mineral resources and mining, including the mine life cycle, sustainability, and careers. 

Click on the link below for more information and to register.

Mineral Resources and Mining Education Tours Info