Aboriginal Affairs, September 29, 2022 - Metepenagiag Mi’kmaq Nation / Première Nation mi’kmaq de Metepenagiag
Sacred fire at Metepenagiag Heritage Park
Provincial government employees were invited to Metepenagiag Heritage Park on Sept. 29 to attend a sacred fire in memory and honour of children who attended residential and day schools. The fire was lit by Elder George Paul. There was smudging, singing, a talking circle and teachings shared by Paul.