National Aboriginal Day is being celebrated for the 17th year at the Flin Flon Friendship Center Wednesday afternoon. The Center’s Program Events Coordinator Jolene Gardiner says they will have food and entertainment with two headliners 0 Kilometers 2 MT from Duck Lake, Saskatchewan and The Country Rock Company from Saskatoon. She adds the Flin Flon Fire Department is bringing a fire engine down for the kids, there’ll be a blood pressure clinic, kids face painting and free hamburgers, hot dogs and smokies for the first 600 people along with cake.
There will also be raffles, a toonie parade and 50-50 draw. It runs from 3 to 8:30 in the Friendship Center parking lot on Church Street.