Media Advisory: Minister to Attend Miawpukek First Nation Powwow in Conne River
July 5, 2012
The Honourable Nick McGrath, Minister for Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Affairs, will participate in the Miawpukek First Nation Traditional Powwow tomorrow (Friday, July 6) in Conne River.
This is the 17th annual powwow of the Miawpukek First Nation in Conne River, the only recognized Reserve on the island portion of the province. Traditional dancers, drummers, spiritual leaders and elders from across the Mi’kmaq Nation will celebrate their traditions, culture, and spiritualism.- 30 –
Carol Ann Carter
Director of Communications
Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Affairs
2012 07 05