Tribal Community Activities October 2018
10/8/2018 12:54:00 PM
Bookface Contest will take place in the month of October. Stop in at your Tribal Library.
SCTC Steam Student Organization Fall Harvest Lunch Fundraiser takes place Monday, October 1st from 11 am – 1:30 pm in the Tribal College East Building.
December Tribal Children Welfare Affidavits are available starting Oct. 1, 2018 – Nov. 2, 2018 by 5pm. (no postdated, email, or faxes accepted).
Sasiwaans library visits will be held every Tuesday in October from 9 am - 11 am.
FIT and Flu clinic takes place in the Nimkee lobby on Wednesday, October 3rd from 7 am – 7 pm
Traditional Teachings will take place on Wednesday, October 3rd from 11 am – 1 pm at the Saganing Tribal Center.
Basketball Open Gym takes place every Wednesday from 6 pm – 9 pm
Language Bingo takes place Thursday, October 4th from 1 pm – 3 pm at Andahwod.
Traditional Healer, Donnie Dowd, will be at Behavioral Health on Thursday, October 4th from 10 am – 4 pm. Please call (989) 775-4850 for an appointment.
Saganing Fall Feast will take place on Tuesday, October 9th from 12 pm – 2 pm.
SCIT Tribal Member Elders from all districts can enjoy Elder’s Breakfast at Andahwod on Wednesday, October 10th & Wednesday, October 24th from 9 am to 10 am.
Youth Council will meet on Wednesday, October 10th & Wednesday, October 24th from 5 pm – 6 pm in Old Council Conference Room.
Anishinaabemowin & Sacred Fire Lunch will take place at 7th Generation on Thursday, October 11th & Thursday, October 25th from 12 pm – 1 pm.
Puzzle Night (Youth and Elders) will be held on Thursday, October 11th & Thursday, October 25th from 6 pm – 8 pm at Andahwod.
Fried Chicken Buffet will be held at Andahwod on Friday, October 12th from 4:30 pm – 6 pm.
Color Run for domestic violence awareness will take place on Saturday, October 13th at 10 am at Behavioral Health.
Feast with Joanne Roberston and Josephine Mandamin – The Water Walker will be held on Tuesday, October 16th from 5 pm – 9 pm at 7th Generation.
Tribal Education Advisory Board meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 17th from 9 am- 12 pm.
Eagle Feather Cleansing will be held at Ziibiwing on Wednesday, October 17th from 1 pm – 6 pm.
Eagle Feather Honoring will be held at Ziibiwing on Thursday, October 18th from 1 pm – 6 pm.
The Saginaw Chippewa/Isabella County FAN Support Group will be held Thursday, October 18th from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm in Ziibiwing.
The Fall Feast will take place on Thursday, October 18th from 6 pm – 8 pm at 7th Generation.
CMU AISES Chapter Chili and Fry Bread Fundraiser will take place on Friday, October 19th (Location TBA)
Eagle Feather Fest will take place on Friday, October 19th at Ziibiwing from 6 pm - 9 pm.
Fall Color Tour will take place on Friday, October 19th from 8 am – 8:30 am in Saganing.
Run on the Rez 5k will be held on Saturday, October 20th from 8 am – 1:30 pm at the Tribal Gym.
Nimkee Women’s Health Feather Link Tea will be held at the Soaring Eagle Hotel Convention Center on Tuesday, October 23rd from 11 am – 2 pm.
At-large/ Member Services Insurance Information Booth will be held on Wednesday, October 24th from 9 am – 10 am.
Family Pumpkin Carving Night will be held on Wednesday, October 24th from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at the Tribal Gym.
Trunk or Treat, Movie and Eat! will take place on Friday, October 26th from 5 pm – 8 pm in Saganing.
Halloween Haunt Fear Factor will be held on Saturday, October 27th from 4 pm – 9 pm at the Pow Wow grounds.
The Town Hall Meeting will be held on Saturday, October 27th from 11 am – 2 pm in the Tribal Gym.
Birthday Bingo will be on Saturday, October 27th from 12 pm – 3 pm at Andahwod.
Name That Tune will be held on Tuesday, October 30th from 3 pm – 4 pm at Andahwod.
Tribal Data Project: Information Session & Community Visioning will take place at Ziibiwing Center of Anishinabe & Lifeways on Tuesday, October 30th from 9 am – 4 pm.
Tribal Data Collection Event will be held On Tuesday, October 30th from 9 am – 3 pm at Ziibiiwing.
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.
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) 775-4690.
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.