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Poi-fect performance

Kyla Skeels, 9, and other Mahana Polynesian Dance Group members perform with poi, or Maori tethered weights, during a show at the Red Deer Aboriginal Dance Troupe year-end party Monday. The troupe, which next performs June 21st on National Aboriginal Day, finished its year with a barbecue, dance contests and a spiritual ceremony. The group starts its 11th year Sept. 17th when it meets at Ecole Oriole Park School.

Kyla Skeels, 9, and other Mahana Polynesian Dance Group members perform with poi, or Maori tethered weights, during a show at the Red Deer Aboriginal Dance Troupe year-end party Monday. The troupe, which next performs June 21st on National Aboriginal Day, finished its year with a barbecue, dance contests and a spiritual ceremony. The group starts its 11th year Sept. 17th when it meets at Ecole Oriole Park School.

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