May 21 Leadership Award given to Nathan Isaac
On May 21, the SCIT Afterschool Program weekly "Eagle Leadership Award" was given to student Nathan Isaac.
May 14 Leadership Award given to Mnookmi Massey
On May 14, the SCIT Afterschool Program weekly "Eagle Leadership Award" was given to student Mnookmi Massey.
May 7 Leadership Award given to Joaquin Jackson
On Monday May 7, SCIT Afterschool Program Team Leader Ronnie Ekdahl presented our weekly "Eagle Leadership Award" to student Joaquin Jackson. (-More-)
April 29 Leadership Award given to Dawnseh Wilson
SCIT AfterschoolProgram student Dawnseh Wilson has been chosen for this weeks Eagle Leadership Award. She is being awarded for her participation in all activities, having outstanding good behavior and being a leader and positive role model to her sibling. (-More-)
April 23 Leadership Award given to Kenson Taylor
On Monday April 23, special guest SCIT Public Relations Director Frank Cloutier presented our weekly "Eagle Leadership Award" to student Kenson Taylor.
PARKS & RECREATION AFTERSCHOOL PROGRM FEATURES LOCAL DANCER CREW
On Wednesday, March 28, 2012, Parks and Recreation threw a special, invitation-only dance exhibition
Nodin Jackson wins March 19 "Eagle Leadership Award"
Congratulations to the March 19th "Eagle Leadership Award" winner Nodin Jackson. His parents are Daniel Jackson and the late Chevon Jackson.
The SCIT Afterschool Program Visits Andahwod Elders
The SCIT Afterschool Program went to the Andahwod Continuing Care Community & Aging Services Center and joined over 30 Elders and community members for a rousing game of Bingo.
Starkey honored with March 12 "Eagle Leadership Award
The SCIT Afterschool Program "Eagle Leadership Award" recipient for the week of March 12th was student Aanzhenii "Bird" Starkey. Aanzhenii received her award at the Andahwod Continuing Care Community & Aging Services Center from resident Roger Card.
Afterschool Program: Kickboxing and Dancing
Saginaw Chippewa Parks and Recreation offered a new event for Tribal youth Wednesday, March 7, from 4:30-5:30pm. At P&R's invitation the Kickboxing and Dancing Skits afterschool event was led by Nimkee Fitness' Jayme Green. P&R Youth Coordinator Kevin Ricketts said it was a trial program and went over well.
Andee Raphael Receives "Eagle Leadership Award"
The SCIT Afterschool Program "Eagle Leadership Award" for the week of March 5th goes to student Andee Raphael. Andee received her recognition from Tribal Council member Lindy Hunt.
Asalia Quigno-Grundahl Receives "Eagle Leadership Award"
The SCIT Afterschool Program would like to salute this week's Feb. 27th "Eagle Leadership Award" student Asalia Quigno-Grundahl. Asalia models good behavior by sharing with her fellow classmates and being respectful of others.
Aiyana Bross Receives "Eagle Leadership Award"
The SCIT Afterschool Program held a brief ceremony at the Eagles Nest Tribal Gym on Monday, February 13 to honor this week's "Eagle Leadership Award" recipient Aiyana Bross. (-More-)
"Eagle Leadership Award" goes to Lexi Weekley
The SCIT Afterschool Program "Eagle Leadership Award" student for the week of February 6, 2012 is Lexi Weekley. She received her recognition from AOVWS Okima Veteran and Elder Mike Perez, who was joined in the brief ceremony by his brother and fellow Ogitchedaw Veteran David Perez and Lexi's classmates. The SCIT Afterschool Program enrollment is now up to 40 students and counting!
SCIT Afterschool Program Enrolls 40 Students
Two delays caused by a flu virus outbreak and a winter school closing did not deter the Parks & Recreation department on enrolling 40 students for the SCIT Afterschool Program.
Tribal Council received a proposed program overview during a Tribal Administrative meeting and Tribal Chief Dennis Kequom, Sr. and his fellow Council members were at a consensus that the newly created Parks & Recreation program is on the right path. (-More-)
Pool players lend a hand to the SCIT afterschool program
Imagine having a chance to play with some of the top professional billiard players in the world and being able to brag about it. With the combine help of Ronnie Ekdahl, Parks and Recreations Director, and the generosity of Raul Venegas, Marketing Director of the Soaring Eagle Casino these two were able to make this trip a reality for 20 students in the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's (SCIT) afterschool program. (-More-)
“Eagle Leadership Award” goes to Jacob Quigno-Grundahl
The chosen youth for the Monday January 30, 2012 SCIT Afterschool Program “Eagle Leadership Award” goes to Jacob Quigno-Grundahl! Jacob has been chosen by staff for having good behavior, good cooperation, team spirit, for encouraging his peers to participate in activities and for following directions well. Jacob was also chosen for being positive, always having a smile on his face, and most importantly for showing leadership for doing his homework and for being willingly ready to participate in all of the After School Program activities. Congrats to Jacob!! (-More-)