Today, June 21st is National Indigenous Peoples Day. A day to celebrate and learn about the rich and diverse cultures, voices, experiences and histories of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. Learning about Indigenous Peoples, places and experiences is a step forward each Canadian can take on the path to reconciliation.
Did you know that Eskikewa’kik, pronounced Es-gig-eh-WAAH-gig is the area that covers west of Sheet Harbour to Canso, including St. Mary’s. To learn more about National Indigenous Peoples Day visit