The KIA Cultural Visitor’s Centre
The New Cultural Visitor’s Centre 2019-2020 construction will provide programs and services to preserve significant part of History for exhibit space of Visitors Centre various programs, employments, Cultural tourism products to develop business, showcase traditions or cultural exhibit gallery, or Publications through research sources of back-in-time chronicles. This include Tourism and Economic Development programs and services, resource networks, market partnership, business and education, the heritage buildings history/ archaeological sites, or arts and crafts intern studio program.
The workshops to provide programs and services on arts & crafts, carving, seamstresses, embroidery/ sewing seminar, pre-employment training, archival collections, woodworking or intern carpentry training, metal/ ornament arts studio, cultural program/ intern traditional/ bannock baking, or school programs. The introduction of exhibit display/ oral history, piece of tune Inuit traditional drum, throat singing, or accordion introduce by early whalers, Parks resources/ Churchill Eskimo Museum, Atlas/ place names, preservation of History, or Heritage sites to assist and associate Tourism to sustain Economic Development.
The centre will consist of programs, or resource on recreational trail, ecotourism/ guide training, or safety program, wildlife or marine mammal resource, or coastal, and plants or berries, and recreation/ outdoor program. The programs and services that relates to student, or employment training programs, or intern programs that associates to College/ University research, Nunavut research/ vessel, or Northern research, and community/ health, nutrition, food bank/ food preparation program, volunteer, or kitchen bakery/ canteen. The centre will include local merchandise, or market products, retail, lobby, training or conference centre, and two offices.
The Kivalliq Inuit Association modern Cultural Visitor’s Centre building projected costs approx. $6 million.