Gifts given at Secwepemc gathering

Gifts given at Secwepemc gathering

Esketemc First Nation band councillor Irvine Johnson (left) presents Mayor Kerry Cook with a gift in appreciation of her attendance at the Secwepemc (Shuswap) Gathering held at Alkali Lake this past weekend.

Esketemc First Nation band councillor Irvine Johnson (left) presents Mayor Kerry Cook with a gift in appreciation of her attendance at the Secwepemc (Shuswap) Gathering held at Alkali Lake this past weekend. The photograph being given to Cook is a picture of a Secwepemc pictograph, known a the “Sun Lady.” Each photo presented that afternoon was of a different pictograph.