This week at the First Nation, We say Good bye and best wishes on your next endeavours, to Tracy Gauthier, who was past Councillor and Chief, and Councillor before becoming Chief, after 24.5 years everyone wishes you a happy and quiet time for relaxation and time for you!! Chi’ Meegwetch for all the work you have done for the people over the years. And we say Good Bye to Della Charles, who has been the Councillor for the last 12 years, before becoming Council Della was the Housing Coordinator serving 18 years at the Admin office on the First Nation. We would all like to say Chi’ Meegwetch to you Della for all your years spent at the First Nation. Next we would like to Welcome to Council Jamie Coons, and Laura Colwel they will be stepping into their new roles this week. We wish you good luck and best wishes. Welcome back June Hirley!
Pow Wow this year is being held on July 15 & 16 both days start with a Sunrise Ceremony those in attendance are welcome to breakfast that follows women are asked to wear long skirts to the Ceremony.the Grand Entry is scheduled for 12 noon, Pow Wow is a Absolutely Drug and Alcohol free event, and No Dogs The event features Drumming and Dancing, a wide array of vendors selling a assortment of items, Food Vendors Selling Indian Tacos please bring your own chairs Everyone is welcome to attend the Pow Wow Grounds are located at 22521 Island Rd 1km north of the Casino watch for signs.
Also happening the same weekend (July 15 &16) at the other end of the Island is the Dog Days of Summer Annual Event being held at the Scugog Shores Museum all sorts of Doggie things to do and see.
The Call to Worship was called by Elizabeth Freeman. A warm greeting went out to all.
Official Board will have a meeting on July 10th at 7pm Condolences goes out to the Beckett Family, Funeral Services were held on the 5th of July at the Scugog Island United Church. Happy Birthdays this week goes out to: Kelly LaRocca Calvin Forbes, both on the 2nd, Jessica Hawkins 3rd, Norman Edgar 5th, Susan Edwards 6th, Ryan Tobin and Tom Rennick both on the 8th of July. Happy Birthday to anyone who may have been missed,
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