Indigenous Peoples Day in Quesnel featured Monica Paul and Charlene Paul (L to R) drumming with personal messages on their instruments. (Karen Powell photo)

Indigenous Peoples Day in Quesnel featured Monica Paul and Charlene Paul (L to R) drumming with personal messages on their instruments. (Karen Powell photo)

Quesnel elders drumming out a message

Residential school survival close to the drum skin

Indigenous Peoples Day celebrations in the park were organized by the Quesnel Tillicum Society-Friendship Centre and brought together First Nations and modern subcultures to enjoy and respect the area’s rich history.

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