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Tribal Community Activities August 2017
8/2/2017 3:04:23 PM - Public Relations

Tribal Community Activities

August 2017

 

Cradleboard Workshop will take place Monday, July 31st through Friday, August 4th from 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm at Ziibiwing.

 

Free Love and Logic Parenting Classes will be held at Nimkee Public Health on Tuesdays, beginning August 1 through Tuesday, September 26th from 9 am – 11 am. For more information contact Anna Hon at (989) 775-4616.

 

Traditional Teachings will take place in Saganing on Wednesday, August 2nd from 11 am – 1 pm.

 

Youth Council will meet on Wednesday, August 2nd, Wednesday, August 16th & Wednesday, August 30th from 5 pm – 6 pm in the Teen Lounge/Youth Council Office located in the Tribal Gym.

 

Traditional Healer Donnie Dowd will be at Behavioral Health on Thursday, August 3rd & Friday, August 4th and Thursday, September 14th & Friday, September 15th from 9:00 am – 5:30 pm. Please call for (989) 775-4850 for an appointment.

 

Behavioral Health Open House will take place on Thursday, August 3rd from 11 am – 6 pm. For more information call (989) 775-4850.

 

Anishinaabemowin Sacred Fire Lunch will be held Thursday, August 3rd, Thursday, August 17th & Thursday, August 31st from 12 pm – 1 pm at 7th Generation Ceremonial Building.

 

SCTC STEM Summer Camp will take place Thursday, August 3rd & Thursday, August 10th from 12 pm – 5 pm in SCTC’s East Building Room 6.

 

Language Bingo will take place at Andahwod on Thursday, August 3rd from 1 pm – 3 pm.

 

The Saginaw Chippewa/Isabella County Support Group will be held Thursday, August 3rd from 7 pm – 8:30 pm in the Tribal Operations Senior’s Room.

 

DEADLINE for September Tribal Child Welfare Affidavits is Friday, August 4th by 5 pm. Tribal Clerk’s Office will remain open on Friday, August 4th from 8 am – 5 pm. Post marked forms, mail or faxes will not be accepted.

 

Name That Tune – “Old Country” will take place at Andahwod on Friday, August 4th at 3 pm. 

 

Tribal Council Candidate Packets will be available at the Tribal Clerk’s Office on Monday, August 7th through Friday, September 1st by 5 pm.

 

GONA for Native Youth will take place Tuesday, August 8th & Wednesday, August 9th at 7th Generation from 8 am – 5 pm.

 

All SCIT Tribal Member Elders from all districts can enjoy Elder’s Breakfast at Andahwod on Wednesday, August 9th & Wednesday, June 23rd from 9 am to 10 am.

 

World’s Indigenous People’s Day at Ziibiwing on Wednesday, August 9th from 10 am – 6 pm.

 

Nimkee Healthy Start Breastfeeding Picnic will take place on Thursday, August 10th from 11 am – 2pm at the Native Farmer’s Market Pavilion.

 

Housing “Asset Building” Management will take place at the Saganing Tribal Center on Thursday, August 10th from 12 pm – 1 pm.

 

Feather Workshop will be held at 7th Generation Wednesday, August 9th & Thursday, August 10th from 5 pm – 8 pm.

 

Sweat Lodge will be held Friday, August 11th & Friday, August 25th at the 7th Generation Blue House from 6 pm – 9:30 pm.

 

Anishinaabe Environment & Culture Summer Camp will be held Monday, August 14th through Friday, August 18th at Ralph A. MacMullan Conference Center in Higgins Lake, Michigan. For more information contact Kathy Hart at (989) 775-4123.

 

THPO Cultural Workshop will be held Monday, August 14th through Friday, August 18th at Ziibiwing from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm.

 

Bingo with Friends will take place at Andahwod on Wednesday, August 16th from 1 pm – 2:30 pm.

 

Talking Circle will be held Wednesday, August 16th at 5 pm at the Saganing Tribal Center. Contact Steve Pego at (989) 775-4879 for more information.

 

Tribal Observer August issue deadline is Thursday, August 17th at 5 pm.

 

The Saginaw Chippewa/Isabella County Monthly Forum will be held Thursday, August 17th from 7 pm – 8:30 pm at Ziibiwing Cultural Center.

 

The Saginaw Chippewa/Isabella County FAN Board Meeting will be held Thursday, August 17th from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm at Ziibiwing Cultural Center.

 

Saganing Women’s Retreat presented by Nimkee Women’s Health will take place at the Saganing Tribal Center on Friday, August 18th from 10 am – 3 pm.

 

The SCIT Youth Summit will be taking place on Saturday, August 19th through Monday, August 21st at Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort. Registration packets and room reservations are now being accepted. For more information contact Tonya Jackson at (989) 621-9375 or tojackson@sagchip.org.

 

Saganing Back to School Event will take place Tuesday, August  22nd from 12 pm – 2 pm at the Saganing Tribal Center.

 

Back to School Event will be held Thursday, August 24th from 5:30 pm – 7 pm at the Housing Broadway Pavilion.

 

People’s Traditional Powwow will be held at 7th Generation Saturday, August 26th from 1 pm – 10 pm & Sunday, August 27th from 1 pm – 4 pm. 

 

Re-occurring Events:

 

Saganing now offering In-Take and Counseling.

 

New Spirit Meetings are held every Sunday at Behavioral Health 4 pm – 6 pm.

 

Women’s Traditions is held at Behavioral Health on Mondays from 5 pm to 6:30 pm.

 

Euchre with Potluck takes place on Mondays 6 pm at Andahwod.

 

Language Drop-In takes place on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm. For more information call ALRD at (989) 775-4110.

 

Struggling or need support?  Residential Treatment Center – Behavioral Health is now offering drop-in relapse prevention groups twice a week.  Mondays  -  5:30  pm to 7 pm  and  Fridays  - 11:30  am  to 1 pm.

 

Native Farmers Market takes place every Tuesday  from 10 am – 2 pm at the Farmers Market Pavilion on the corner of Broadway and Leaton Rd.

 

Keyboarding and Open Lab is held on Tuesdays from 2 pm to 4 pm and Fridays from 10 am to 12 pm at the Black Elk IT

Training Room.

 

Open Crafts at Andahwod every Tuesday at 5 pm.

 

Anishinaabe Ogitchedaw Veterans Society meets the first Tuesday of the month in the Seniors Room of Tribal Operations from 6 pm to 8:30 pm.

 

Anishinaabemowin Learning will be held every Tuesday from 6 pm – 7 pm at the ALRD building. For more information call ALRD at (989) 775-4110.

 

Narcotics Anonymous takes place every Tuesday in the Behavioral Health Lodge from 6 pm – 8 pm.

 

Saganing now offers Auricular (Ear) Acupuncture every first and third Wednesday from 11 am – 4 pm. For more information please call (989) 775-4895.

 

Lunch Bunch Anishinaabemowin is held on Wednesdays from 12 noon – 1 pm at the ALRD building. For more information call (989) 775-4110.

 

Enjoy Open Gym on Wednesdays at the Tribal Gym from 3 pm – 5 pm for youth ages 7 to 11 and 5 pm – 7 pm for ages 12 to 15.

 

The 7th Generation Talking Circle takes place on Thursdays  from 3 pm to 5 pm at the Elijah Elk building on the corner of Remus and Shepherd Rds.

 

Auricular (Ear) Acupuncture takes place every Thursday from 4 pm – 6 pm at Behavioral Health on Shepherd Road.

 

Active Parenting Now Classes are held on Fridays at Anishnaabeg Child and Family Services from 10:30 am – 12 pm.

 

Sweat Lodge at Behavioral Health 5:30 pm – 11 pm every first Friday of the month.

 

The Tribal Clerk’s Office is closed every Friday for walk in/desk services for Administrative Office Day.

 

Interested individuals for the Summer Lacrosse season may contact Recreation at (989) 775-4522.

 

This will be the last year of free septic & well inspections for Tribal Members who live in Indian Health Service area. Please call (989) 775-4014 to schedule an appointment.

 

 

Report Suspicious or Criminal Activity by calling the Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Police Hotline at (989) 775-4775.