The Gather­ing

The Aurora (Labrador City) - - EDITORIAL -

The an­nual Com­mu­nity Gather­ing for the She­shat­shiu Innu First Na­tion took place on Gull Is­land from Sept. 18 to 24. The week-long event saw many en­joy the events and ac­tiv­i­ties and a fun time was had by all.

PHOTO BY SHAN­NON TOBIN

The arm wrestling com­pe­ti­tions drew a huge crowd.

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Tra­di­tional Innu dress was part of the ac­tiv­i­ties at the Gather­ing.

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A tug of war was one of the many events at the Gather­ing on Gull Is­land.

PHOTO BY SHAN­NON TOBIN

MHA Lisa Demp­ster was in the area dur­ing the gather­ing and par­tic­i­pated in Don’t drop your Kaka, a tra­di­tional Innu game.

PHOTO BY SHAN­NON TOBIN

Many fun ac­tiv­i­ties were on the agenda.

PHOTO BY SHAN­NON TOBIN

A beau­ti­ful starry night pro­vided a nice back­drop for this tent at the Gather­ing.

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Krista Pe­nunsi, left, and Thea Pe­nashue bat­tle it out in the arm wrestling com­pe­ti­tion.

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Nathaniel Paul Pe­nashue in tra­di­tional Innu dress.

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