Do you want to learn something new? Join us at the weekly “Learn to…” events being offered again this summer at Sylvia Grinnell Territorial Park in Iqaluit! Different activities are planned every Tuesday afternoon, from 1:15 p.m. to 3…Read More »
About UsThe Parks & Special Places division of the Government of Nunavut is working with Nunavummiut to identify and protect significant areas as territorial parks and special places, understanding that they mean many things to many people: they are places of escape, places for reflection, places of power, and places that celebrate our cultural and natural heritage.
Parks Day 2017 – Rescheduled | ᒥᕐᖑᐃᖅᓯᕕᖕᓄᑦ ᐅᓪᓗᕆᔭᖅ 2017 – ᐅᖓᕙᕆᐊᑕᐅᔪᖅ | Journée des parcs 2017 – reportée | Unaguiqhirviit Ublua 2017 – Ublua Aadlangguktuq
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Iqaluit Parks Day celebrations postponed | ᐃᖃᓗᐃᑦ ᒥᕐᖑᐃᖅᓯᕐᕖᑦ ᐅᓪᓗᖓᓂ ᖁᕕᐊᓲᑎᖃᕐᓂᖅ ᐅᖓᕙᕆᐊᖅᑕᐅᔪᖅ | Les célébrations de la Journée des parcs à Iqaluit sont reportées | Iqalungni Unaguiqhiqviit Uplua aliahuutikhat nutqaqtitauhimallaktut
The activities scheduled to take place at Sylvia Grinnell…
Katjaqnaaq, as much a feeling as an expression, reveals a depth of emotion and connection to a place of incredible beauty and significance. Uttered as a sigh, it can mean "ah - I am happy here, I am part of something." As a joyful exclamation, it can mean "oh, what a beautiful place!" However it is used, it evokes connectedness to one's surroundings and a sense of peace and meaning.