Nunavut News Grilling up a gathering in Kugaaruk By NNSL - July 5, 2018 259 Aboriginal Day celebrations spilled over into June 22 in Kugaaruk. A community barbecue was held that Friday afternoon, bringing community members together to socialize while enjoying hotdogs. Timothy Kayarsark has a hotdog in hand during the Aboriginal Day community barbecue in Kugaaruk on June 22. John Ivey/Hamlet of Kugaaruk photos Justice outreach worker Celine Ningark, foreground, and mental health worker Jennifer Neve grill some more wieners. Bernard and Roseanne Amautinuar came out with their children to enjoy the Aboriginal Day festivities in Kugaaruk on June 22. Dozens of Kugaaruk residents turned out to enjoy a beverage and hotdogs off the grill during Aboriginal Day celebrations. RCMP Cpl. Serge Yelle was present to lend a hand during the community barbecue.