Tribal Community Activities September 2018
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Library Card Sign-Up Month takes place for the month of September. For more information stop by your Tribal Library.
Love and Logic Parenting Class will continue every Tuesday from 5 pm – 7 pm through the month of September at Nimkee Wellness Center.
Saganing Blood Drive will be held Tuesday, September 4th from 8 am – 2:30 pm. Call (989) 775-5810 for questions.
Japanese Cultural Center Outing takes place in Saganing Thursday, September 6th from 11 am – 5 pm.
Language Bingo takes place Thursday, September 6th from 1 pm – 3 pm at Andahwod.
Ancestral Repatriation will be held at Ziibiwing on Thursday, September 6th from 2 pm – 5 pm.
The Saginaw Chippewa/Isabella County FAN Support Group will be held Thursday, September 6th from 7 pm – 8:30 pm in the Tribal Operations Seniors Room.
Menopause Support Group takes place Friday, September 7th from 12 pm – 3 pm at Nimkee Public Health.
Anishinaabemowin Symposium will be held at Ziibiwing on Friday, September 7th & Saturday, September 8th from 10 am – 3 pm.
Grandparents Day will take place Saturday, September 8th from 10 am – 6 pm at Ziibiwing.
Food Preservation Class will be held in Saganing on Tuesday, September 11th from 5 pm – 8 pm. For more information please call (989) 775-5810.
SCIT Tribal Member Elders from all districts can enjoy Elder’s Breakfast at Andahwod on Wednesday, September 12th & Wednesday, September 26th from 9 am to 10 am.
Youth Council will meet on Wednesday, September 12th & Wednesday, September 26th from 5 pm – 6 pm in the Recreation Teen Lounge.
Ziibiwing Processing Center Sale takes place Thursday, September 13th & Friday, September 14th for SCIT Tribal Members – Thursday, September 20th & Friday, September 21st for SCIT Tribal Members and SCIT Associates – Thursday, September 27th & Friday, September 28th Open To The Public. Hours of all sales will be 9 am – 4 pm.
Anishinaabemowin & Sacred Fire Lunch will take place at 7th Generation on Thursday, September 13th & Thursday, September 27th from 12 pm – 1 pm.
Traditional Healer, Donnie Dowd, will be at Behavioral Health on Thursday, September 13th & Friday, September 14th from 9 am – 5:30 pm. Please call (989) 775-4850 for an appointment.
Saganing Day Trip to Bay City Historic City Hall will take place Friday, September 14th from 9 am – 1 pm. Call (989) 775-5810 for more information.
Tribal Observer October Issue Deadline will be Friday, September 14th by 5 pm.
Sweat Lodge will be held on Friday, September 14th from 5 pm – 11 pm at Behavioral Health.
Monarch Butterfly Celebration takes place at Ziibiwing on Saturday, September 15th from 1 pm – 5 pm.
“Screenagers” Documentary Screening and Discussion takes place at the Tribal Library Monday, September 17th from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm.
Saganing Bingo with Friends will be held Tuesday, September 18th from 10:30 am – 2 pm.
Canning 101 Pressure Canning Venison & Other Low Acidic Foods will be held in the Nimkee Kitchen Wednesday, September 19th from 12 pm – 1pm.
The Saginaw Chippewa/Isabella County FAN Board Meeting will be held Thursday, September 20th from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm at the Ziibiwing Cultural Center.
The Saginaw Chippewa/Isabella County FAN Monthly Forum will be held Thursday, September 20th from 7 pm – 8:30 pm at the Ziibiwing Cultural Center.
Saganing End of Summer Cookout takes place Friday, September 21st from 1 pm – 2 pm.
SCIT Youth & Family Cedar Point Trip will take place Saturday, September 22nd. Bus will depart from the Tribal Gym. Email email@example.com for more information.
Name That Tune takes place at Andahwod Tuesday, September 25th from 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm.
Cornhusk Doll Workshop will take place in Saganing on Wednesday, September 26th from 11 am – 1 pm.
Indian Corn Processing takes place Thursday, September 27th at 7th Generation from 6 pm – 8 pm.
Saganing “River of Time” Day Trip will be held Friday, September 28th from 10 am – 3 pm. Please call (989) 775-5810 for more information.
Tribal Operations and Related Offices will be closed Friday, September 28th in Observance of Michigan Indian Day.
New Spirit Meetings are held every Sunday at Behavioral Health 4 pm – 6 pm.
Bingo with Friends takes place the 2nd Monday of each month from 1 pm – 3 pm at Andahwod.
Women’s Traditions is held at Behavioral Health on Mondays from 5 pm to 6:30 pm.
Euchre with Potluck takes place on Mondays from 6 pm – 8 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 offers drop-in relapse prevention groups on Mondays from 5:30 pm to 7 pm and Fridays from 11:30 am to 1 pm.
Tobacco Ceremony and Eagle Wing Smudging takes place every Tuesday in the Behavioral Health Lodge from 8 am – 12 pm.
Native Farmer’s Market takes place every Tuesday from 10 am – 2 pm on the corners of Broadway and Leaton Roads.
Anishinabe Ogitchedaw Veterans Society meets the first Tuesday of the month in the Seniors Room of Tribal Operations from 6 pm to 8:30 pm.
Narcotics Anonymous takes place every Tuesday in the Behavioral Health Lodge from 6 pm – 8 pm.
Anishinaabemowin Learning will be held every Tuesday & Thursday from 6 pm – 7 pm at the ALRD building. For more information call ALRD at (989) 775-4110.
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
Saganing now offers Auricular (Ear) Acupuncture every first and third Wednesday from 11 am – 4 pm. For more information please call (989) 775-4895.
Traditional Teachings take place every first and third Wednesday from 11 am – 4pm at the Saganing Tribal Center.
Lunch Bunch Anishinaabemowin is held on Wednesdays from 12 noon – 1 pm at the ALRD building. For more information call (989) 775-4110.
Saganing Talking Circle takes place every first and third Wednesday from 5 pm – 6pm. For more information call (989) 775-4850.
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.
Community Sewing Nights take place at 7th Generation every Thursday from 5 pm – 8 pm.
Drums Out takes place on Thursdays from 6 pm – 8 pm at 7th Generation’s Blue House.
Active Parenting Now Classes are held on Fridays at Anishnaabeg Child and Family Services from 10:30 am – 12 pm.
The Tribal Clerk’s Office is closed every Friday for walk in/desk services for Administrative Office Day.
For COFFEE WITH THE COMMUNITY to discuss Environmental issues call (989) 775-4162.
Nimkee now offers Wellness Coaching. Contact Jayme Green or Sally Van Cise for more information at (989) 775-4601.
Invasive Species Decontamination Kits are Free to the Tribal Community. Contact Planning at (989) 775-4162.
SCIT Employees and Tribal Members can walk anytime for Free at Morey Courts. For more information contact Toni Smith at (989) 775-5624.
Well and Septic Program available to IHS Service Area Tribal Members. Call (989) 775-4014 for questions.
Report Suspicious or Criminal Activity by calling the Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Police Hotline at (989) 775-4775.
Committee Vacancies/Help Wanted:
Conservation Committee is currently seeking SCIT Members to fill all six seats for two year terms. Contact Planning at (989) 775-4014 for more information or send letters of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Friday, October 26th by 3 pm.
Mt. Pleasant Indian Industrial Boarding School Committee vacancies are available. Call (989) 775-4096 for more information.
Sasiwaans ALRC Committee is seeking a youth representative (18 – 25 years of age) to fill one vacancy seat. For more information please call (989) 775-4126.
Construction Workers needed for Saganing Eagles Landing Casino Expansion. Please call Chip at (989) 775-0053 for details.