Pjila'sioq to our our Benoit Lnu'k/Mi'kmaw Community.
We are the Mi'kmaw of Ktaqamkuk.Ninen/About Us
Our Community drummer drum to the heartbeat of Mother Earth.Spirit Wind Drumming
We are governed by our Band Council and the Council of EldersCouncil
Our Kitpu Clan flag of the region.Maps
Our Mi'kmaw Centre is the hub of the regional Mi'kmaw Community.Mi'kmawei Mawiom/Mi'kmaw Centre
Here is our old Celebration site of our Mi'kmaw CommunityMi'kmaq Celebration
Lnu'k/Mi'kmaq have always had a prominent presence in St. George's Bay (Baie St-George) and on Payun Aqq Payunji'j (the Port au Port Peninsula). Many of our Lnu'k/Mi'kmaq ancestors came from around Pitu'pa'q (Bras d'Or lakes) in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. We also have Beothuk connections.
In 1972 the Cape St. George Indian Band was formed and under the umbrella of theNative Council of Newfoundland and Lanbrador, Elder Edna May Benoit was the seceretary of the band at that time. Josephine Benoit Simon, Sylester Joe Benoit and Lavern Felix were Councillors. Adolph Benoit from Marches Point was the Chief/Saqamaw.Read More
Email the Band Office.