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Oct
21
Thu
Indigenous Pink Day Fun Run – POSTPONED – TBA @ Meskwaki Clinic
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Indigenous Pink Day Fun Run - POSTPONED - TBA @ Meskwaki Clinic

Join the Meskwaki Health Clinic as they host an Indigenous Pink Day Fun Run for Breast Cancer Awareness on Thursday, October 21st at the Meskwaki Clinic.

Remember to wear PINK! There will be a ‘Wear Pink Contest’ that will have 1 adult winner and 1 youth winner! Wear your most creative pink outfit during the Indigenous Pink Day Walk/Run at the Meskwaki Clinic and win!

5:00PM Registration (*Flu shots available during registration!)

5:30PM Start

Route: to Casino stop sign and back.

There will be Food, Beverages and Door Prizes. Hoodies will be given out while supplies last. We hope to see you there!

 

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Oct
23
Sat
Meskwaki Youth Deer Hunt – Drawing @ via FB Live
Oct 23 @ 3:56 pm – 4:56 pm
Meskwaki Youth Deer Hunt - Drawing @ via FB Live

2021 Meskwaki Youth Deer Hunt – November 20th & 21st

Drawing Date: Saturday, October 23

Meskwaki Nation Police Department is inviting EIGHT (8) Meskwaki Youth (10-16rs) to go on a fun-filled day of deer harvesting with Conservation Officer Caleb Boyles, Sgt. Kole Northland, Officer Lee Simcox and Kimberly Schwartz (MNCSS)!

Hunt participants will have the opportunity to harvest two (2) deer!

  • First one to keep – hunter/family will be responsible for processing.
  • If a second one is harvested, deer will be processed by the State Center Meat Locker and distributed to the Meskwaki Community.

Participants will be determined in a raffle drawing!

If you entered your child in the turkey hunt and their name was not drawn, their name will automatically be entered TWICE in this hunt!

To enter your child in the raffle, please fill out the form >  https://seam.ly/5GDxBxqz

  • *MNPD Firearms instructor will instruct a Firearms Safety Course PRIOR to hunt.
  • *Chosen hunter must attend safety course in order to participate in hunt,. No exceptions.
  • All equipment and clothing will be provided by the Meskwaki Youth Program.

Please call MNPD for any questions at 641-484-4844.

 

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Oct
25
Mon
Healthy Recipe Contest Begins
Oct 25 all-day
Healthy Recipe Contest Begins

October 25-November 17 Healthy Recipe contest-

Recipe submission to Jennifer by email or drop-off at the clinic

Submission must include your name, current phone number and recipe. A prize will be awarded to everyone that submits a recipe for the contest! Drawing for additional prizes for all those that submit a recipe!

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Oct
27
Wed
Deadline to Enter Pumpkin Carving Contest at 11:59PM
Oct 27 all-day
Deadline to Enter Pumpkin Carving Contest at 11:59PM

Meskwaki Youth Development Program is hosting a

PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST

Open to all natives on or near the Meskwaki Community!

Deadline to Enter: October 27, 2021 at 11:59 PM

Cash prizes: Youth $50 // Adults: $100

Categories:

  • Scariest
  • Funniest
  • Most Creative

One submission per person.

One youth and one adult winner per category.

Winners will be notified via email and announced on the MYDP Facebook page on October 29.

Meskwaki Youth Development Program

3134 H Ave, Tama IA 52339

Questions? Call (641) 484-5369

 

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Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
Oct 27 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel | Tama | Iowa | United States
Who: Community elders, members of the Meskwaki Elders Circle, & members of the Meskwaki Nation Police Department
What: Discuss Meskwaki life and Police life to strengthen relationships between two unique cultures
When: Every last Wednesday each month from 8 to 10 AM. Alternate date: last Wednesday of the month
Where: Lucky’s meeting room located at the Meskwaki Bingo Casino & Hotel (Coffee provided)
Why: Increase knowledge of both cultures to grow, blend, understand and share….knowledge is power!
How: By inviting a group of like-minded individuals to a well-rounded conversation about Meskwaki and Police Culture.
*Safety Precautions: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, please maintain safe distancing and wear a mask when not consuming beverages or eating (optional/eat at own cost).
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Oct
30
Sat
Meskwaki Trick or Treat Night @ Meskwaki Settlement
Oct 30 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
🎃👻 Meskwaki Trick or Treat Night 👻🎃
Saturday, October 30th
5:00-8:00PM
Meskwaki Settlement
*Remember to wear a mask, wash or sanitize hands frequently, stay 6ft apart, and please stay home if you are feeling sick.
**If you choose to participate in handing out candy don’t forget to leave your porch light on.
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Oct
31
Sun
MYDP Halloween Video Costume Contest – Submission Deadline at 11:59PM
Oct 31 @ 11:45 pm
MYDP Halloween Video Costume Contest - Submission Deadline at 11:59PM

Registration for the 2021 Virtual Halloween Costume Contest hosted by Meskwaki Youth Development Program is now open!

Please visit https://forms.gle/EYq4xPRXWYfPxfJU7 to enter and upload your submission. **Video submissions longer than 30 seconds will be disqualified.
Deadline: OCT 31, 2021 @ 11:59PM
The Categories:
  • Ages 2 & Under: Cutest / Funniest / Most Creative, 1st-$25, 2nd-$15, 3rd-$10
  • Ages 3-5: Cutest / Funniest / Most Creative, 1st-$30, 2nd-$20, 3rd-$10
  • Ages 6-8: Scariest / Funniest / Most Creative, 1st-$35, 2nd-$25, 3rd-$15
  • Ages 9-11: Scariest / Funniest / Most Creative (3 places for each category) 1st-$40, 2nd-$30, 3rd-$20
  • Ages 12-14: Scariest / Funniest / Most Creative (3 places for each category) 1st-$50, 2nd-$40, 3rd-$30
  • Ages 15-18 (HS Senior): Scariest / Funniest / Most Creative (3 places for each category) 1st-$100, 2nd-$75, 3rd-$50
  • Adults 18 & Over: Scariest / Funniest / Most Creative (3 places for each category) 1st-$200, 2nd-$150, 3rd-$100
  • Pets: Cutest / Funniest / Most Creative (2 places for each category) 1st-$25, 2nd-$10
Questions? Call us at (641)484-5369.
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Nov
3
Wed
Diabetes Awareness Walk Run @ Meskwaki Health Clinic
Nov 3 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Diabetes Awareness Walk Run @ Meskwaki Health Clinic

November is National Diabetes Month and Meskwaki Diabetes Program will be hosting a Diabetes Awareness Walk/Run at the Meskwaki Health Clinic on November 3, 2021.

Registration at 5PM. Walk/Run start at 5:30PM

Snacks and t-shirts while supplies last!

Questions? Call Jennifer at 641-484-9421.

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Nov
6
Sat
Pickup & Play: Knuckleheads Lacrosse @ Meskwaki Settlement School Football Field
Nov 6 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Pickup & Play: Knuckleheads Lacrosse @ Meskwaki Settlement School Football Field | Tama | Iowa | United States

Greetings Parents,

Exciting news! The Knuckleheads Lacrosse was one of 40 Teams across the nation that was selected for a “Pickup and Play grant. Participants will receive a great introduction to the sport, get connected to their local community lacrosse organization, and receive a pinnie at no cost!

This Clinic is open to Boys and Girls, it will be held at the Meskwaki Settlement School on November 6, 2021 from 11:00AM-1:00PM. To signup: https://www.usalacrosse.com/event/pickup-and-play-knuckleheads-lacrosse if you have any questions please contact Britt Mitchell at mitchellb1423@gmail.com

The MYDP would like to send a big thank you to the US Lacrosse, Knucklehead/Swan/Mavericks Coaches, MSS, and the Knucklehead Lacrosse Board for hosting this event.

Sincerely,

Byemibaogea – Tashina Azure

Meskwaki Nation Youth Development Program Director

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Nov
10
Wed
Diabetes Bingo @ via Zoom
Nov 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

November 10 at 2pm Diabetes bingo On Zoom

Please pick up your bingo card at Meskwaki Health Clinic by November 10 at noon!

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/99097950921?pwd=NVdNWUdMaWI3Z1hKbXdnZ2lMUkk5UT09

Meeting ID: 990 9795 0921

Passcode: Es97R9

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Nov
16
Tue
Diabetes Program: Prediabetes Risk Testing @ Health Clinic
Nov 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

November 16 from 9 am to noon to take the Prediabetes Risk Test with Jennifer!

At Meskwaki Health Clinic walk-in are welcome!

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Nov
17
Wed
Healthy Recipe Contest Submission Deadline
Nov 17 all-day
Healthy Recipe Contest Submission Deadline

October 25-November 17 Healthy Recipe contest-

Recipe submission to Jennifer by email or drop-off at the clinic!

Submission must include your name, current phone number and recipe. A prize will be awarded to everyone that submits a recipe for the contest! Drawing for additional prizes for all those that submit a recipe!

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Nov
20
Sat
Meskwaki Youth Deer Hunt @ Meskwaki Settlement
Nov 20 – Nov 21 all-day
Meskwaki Youth Deer Hunt @ Meskwaki Settlement

2021 Meskwaki Youth Deer Hunt – November 20th & 21st

Drawing Date: Saturday, October 23

Meskwaki Nation Police Department is inviting EIGHT (8) Meskwaki Youth (10-16rs) to go on a fun-filled day of deer harvesting with Conservation Officer Caleb Boyles, Sgt. Kole Northland, Officer Lee Simcox and Kimberly Schwartz (MNCSS)!

Hunt participants will have the opportunity to harvest two (2) deer!

  • First one to keep – hunter/family will be responsible for processing.
  • If a second one is harvested, deer will be processed by the State Center Meat Locker and distributed to the Meskwaki Community.

Participants will be determined in a raffle drawing!

If you entered your child in the turkey hunt and their name was not drawn, their name will automatically be entered TWICE in this hunt!

To enter your child in the raffle, please fill out the form >  https://seam.ly/5GDxBxqz

  • *MNPD Firearms instructor will instruct a Firearms Safety Course PRIOR to hunt.
  • *Chosen hunter must attend safety course in order to participate in hunt,. No exceptions.
  • All equipment and clothing will be provided by the Meskwaki Youth Program.

Please call MNPD for any questions at 641-484-4844.

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Nov
24
Wed
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
Nov 24 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel | Tama | Iowa | United States
Who: Community elders, members of the Meskwaki Elders Circle, & members of the Meskwaki Nation Police Department
What: Discuss Meskwaki life and Police life to strengthen relationships between two unique cultures
When: Every last Wednesday each month from 8 to 10 AM. Alternate date: last Wednesday of the month
Where: Lucky’s meeting room located at the Meskwaki Bingo Casino & Hotel (Coffee provided)
Why: Increase knowledge of both cultures to grow, blend, understand and share….knowledge is power!
How: By inviting a group of like-minded individuals to a well-rounded conversation about Meskwaki and Police Culture.
*Safety Precautions: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, please maintain safe distancing and wear a mask when not consuming beverages or eating (optional/eat at own cost).
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Dec
8
Wed
Diabetes Program: Smart Eating on a Budget @ via Zoom
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

December 8 at 2pm learn about Smart Eating on a Budget, On Zoom

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Dec
14
Tue
Diabetes Program: A River Runs Through Us 90 Day Program Sign-Ups @ Health Clinic
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

December 14 9 to noon talk to Jennifer at the Health clinic about your incentives and sign up for A River Runs Through Us 90 day program starting in January!

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Dec
29
Wed
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
Dec 29 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel | Tama | Iowa | United States
Who: Community elders, members of the Meskwaki Elders Circle, & members of the Meskwaki Nation Police Department
What: Discuss Meskwaki life and Police life to strengthen relationships between two unique cultures
When: Every last Wednesday each month from 8 to 10 AM. Alternate date: last Wednesday of the month
Where: Lucky’s meeting room located at the Meskwaki Bingo Casino & Hotel (Coffee provided)
Why: Increase knowledge of both cultures to grow, blend, understand and share….knowledge is power!
How: By inviting a group of like-minded individuals to a well-rounded conversation about Meskwaki and Police Culture.
*Safety Precautions: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, please maintain safe distancing and wear a mask when not consuming beverages or eating (optional/eat at own cost).
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Jan
13
Thu
Owner Appreciation Meal @ Meskwaki Convention Center
Jan 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Owner Appreciation
Meskwaki Convention Center
Thursday, January 13th, 2022
5pm – 8pm

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Jan
26
Wed
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
Jan 26 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel | Tama | Iowa | United States
Who: Community elders, members of the Meskwaki Elders Circle, & members of the Meskwaki Nation Police Department
What: Discuss Meskwaki life and Police life to strengthen relationships between two unique cultures
When: Every last Wednesday each month from 8 to 10 AM. Alternate date: last Wednesday of the month
Where: Lucky’s meeting room located at the Meskwaki Bingo Casino & Hotel (Coffee provided)
Why: Increase knowledge of both cultures to grow, blend, understand and share….knowledge is power!
How: By inviting a group of like-minded individuals to a well-rounded conversation about Meskwaki and Police Culture.
*Safety Precautions: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, please maintain safe distancing and wear a mask when not consuming beverages or eating (optional/eat at own cost).
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Feb
23
Wed
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
Feb 23 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel | Tama | Iowa | United States
Who: Community elders, members of the Meskwaki Elders Circle, & members of the Meskwaki Nation Police Department
What: Discuss Meskwaki life and Police life to strengthen relationships between two unique cultures
When: Every last Wednesday each month from 8 to 10 AM. Alternate date: last Wednesday of the month
Where: Lucky’s meeting room located at the Meskwaki Bingo Casino & Hotel (Coffee provided)
Why: Increase knowledge of both cultures to grow, blend, understand and share….knowledge is power!
How: By inviting a group of like-minded individuals to a well-rounded conversation about Meskwaki and Police Culture.
*Safety Precautions: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, please maintain safe distancing and wear a mask when not consuming beverages or eating (optional/eat at own cost).
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Mar
30
Wed
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
Mar 30 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel | Tama | Iowa | United States
Who: Community elders, members of the Meskwaki Elders Circle, & members of the Meskwaki Nation Police Department
What: Discuss Meskwaki life and Police life to strengthen relationships between two unique cultures
When: Every last Wednesday each month from 8 to 10 AM. Alternate date: last Wednesday of the month
Where: Lucky’s meeting room located at the Meskwaki Bingo Casino & Hotel (Coffee provided)
Why: Increase knowledge of both cultures to grow, blend, understand and share….knowledge is power!
How: By inviting a group of like-minded individuals to a well-rounded conversation about Meskwaki and Police Culture.
*Safety Precautions: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, please maintain safe distancing and wear a mask when not consuming beverages or eating (optional/eat at own cost).
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Apr
27
Wed
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
Apr 27 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel | Tama | Iowa | United States
Who: Community elders, members of the Meskwaki Elders Circle, & members of the Meskwaki Nation Police Department
What: Discuss Meskwaki life and Police life to strengthen relationships between two unique cultures
When: Every last Wednesday each month from 8 to 10 AM. Alternate date: last Wednesday of the month
Where: Lucky’s meeting room located at the Meskwaki Bingo Casino & Hotel (Coffee provided)
Why: Increase knowledge of both cultures to grow, blend, understand and share….knowledge is power!
How: By inviting a group of like-minded individuals to a well-rounded conversation about Meskwaki and Police Culture.
*Safety Precautions: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, please maintain safe distancing and wear a mask when not consuming beverages or eating (optional/eat at own cost).
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May
25
Wed
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
May 25 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel | Tama | Iowa | United States
Who: Community elders, members of the Meskwaki Elders Circle, & members of the Meskwaki Nation Police Department
What: Discuss Meskwaki life and Police life to strengthen relationships between two unique cultures
When: Every last Wednesday each month from 8 to 10 AM. Alternate date: last Wednesday of the month
Where: Lucky’s meeting room located at the Meskwaki Bingo Casino & Hotel (Coffee provided)
Why: Increase knowledge of both cultures to grow, blend, understand and share….knowledge is power!
How: By inviting a group of like-minded individuals to a well-rounded conversation about Meskwaki and Police Culture.
*Safety Precautions: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, please maintain safe distancing and wear a mask when not consuming beverages or eating (optional/eat at own cost).
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Jun
29
Wed
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
Jun 29 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel | Tama | Iowa | United States
Who: Community elders, members of the Meskwaki Elders Circle, & members of the Meskwaki Nation Police Department
What: Discuss Meskwaki life and Police life to strengthen relationships between two unique cultures
When: Every last Wednesday each month from 8 to 10 AM. Alternate date: last Wednesday of the month
Where: Lucky’s meeting room located at the Meskwaki Bingo Casino & Hotel (Coffee provided)
Why: Increase knowledge of both cultures to grow, blend, understand and share….knowledge is power!
How: By inviting a group of like-minded individuals to a well-rounded conversation about Meskwaki and Police Culture.
*Safety Precautions: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, please maintain safe distancing and wear a mask when not consuming beverages or eating (optional/eat at own cost).
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Jul
27
Wed
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
Jul 27 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel | Tama | Iowa | United States
Who: Community elders, members of the Meskwaki Elders Circle, & members of the Meskwaki Nation Police Department
What: Discuss Meskwaki life and Police life to strengthen relationships between two unique cultures
When: Every last Wednesday each month from 8 to 10 AM. Alternate date: last Wednesday of the month
Where: Lucky’s meeting room located at the Meskwaki Bingo Casino & Hotel (Coffee provided)
Why: Increase knowledge of both cultures to grow, blend, understand and share….knowledge is power!
How: By inviting a group of like-minded individuals to a well-rounded conversation about Meskwaki and Police Culture.
*Safety Precautions: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, please maintain safe distancing and wear a mask when not consuming beverages or eating (optional/eat at own cost).
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Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Virtual Koko & Medo Celebration – Prize Drawings
Virtual Koko & Medo Celebration – Prize Drawings
Oct 1 all-day
Virtual Koko & Medo Celebration - Prize Drawings
Join us for our Virtual Koko & Medo Celebration! Fleece blankets will be given to our elders and there will be drawing prizes for all participants. Photo Challenge: Submit a photo of your beloved koko … Continue reading Virtual Koko & Medo Celebration – Prize Drawings
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3
Corn Hole Tournament & Indian Taco Sale 10:00 am
Corn Hole Tournament & Indian Taco Sale @ MSS Football Field
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am
Corn Hole Tournament & Indian Taco Sale @ MSS Football Field
Meskwaki Warrior Booster Club invites you to come kick off Warrior Homecoming Week and Inferno game day on Sunday, October 3rd with a Corn Hole Tournament and Indian Taco Sale! Inferno Football Games: 3/4 Grade … Continue reading Corn Hole Tournament & Indian Taco Sale
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5
Healthy Walking Club 12:00 pm
Healthy Walking Club @ Toledo Heights
Oct 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
June 1, 2021 at noon Healthy Walking Club– Toledo Heights every Tuesday in the summer
MY Leadership Council Informational Meeting 5:30 pm
MY Leadership Council Informational Meeting @ Meskwaki Apprenticeship
Oct 5 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
MY Leadership Council Informational Meeting @ Meskwaki Apprenticeship | Tama | Iowa | United States
Meskwaki Youth is looking for Youth in Grades 5-12th to sign up for the MY Leadership Council.  The Mission and Goals for the Leadership Council are: Mission: To build purpose driven leaders in and around … Continue reading MY Leadership Council Informational Meeting
General Election Nomination Meeting 7:00 pm
General Election Nomination Meeting @ Tribal Gymnasium
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm
General Election Nomination Meeting @ Tribal Gymnasium
2021 GENERAL ELECTION NOTICE: NOMINATION MEETING: There will be a Nomination Meeting on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 in the Tribal Gymnasium. The meeting will start promptly at 7:00 P.M. Doors will be closed at this time. If there is no quorum of eligible … Continue reading General Election Nomination Meeting
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2nd Nominations 7:00 pm
2nd Nominations @ Meskwaki Tribal Center
Oct 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
No quorum was reached on night #1 of Election Nominations.  Therefore, 2nd Nominations will be tonight (10/6/21) for eligible members.  Doors close at 7 PM.  Masks mandatory.
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Healthy Walking Club 2:00 pm
Healthy Walking Club @ Meskwaki Powwow Grounds
Oct 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
June 3, 2021 at 2 PM Healthy Walking Club Powwow Grounds every Thursday in the summer
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Referendum Election 8:00 am
Referendum Election @ Tribal Gymnasium
Oct 8 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
Referendum Election @ Tribal Gymnasium
Notice of Referendum Election On September 15, 2021 the Sac & Fox Tribal Council issued an Order for Referendum Election to the Election Committee of the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa … Continue reading Referendum Election
Homecoming Coronation LIVESTREAMING 10:00 am
Homecoming Coronation LIVESTREAMING
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Homecoming Coronation LIVESTREAMING
Homecoming Coronation LIVE from the Meskwaki Settlement School: https://livestream.com/meskwakination/events/9881732  
Homecoming Parade LIVESTREAMING 1:00 pm
Homecoming Parade LIVESTREAMING
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Homecoming Parade LIVESTREAMING
Homecoming Parade LIVE from the Meskwaki Settlement School: https://livestream.com/meskwakination/events/9881707  
Homecoming Chili Cook-Off & Frybread Sale 5:00 pm
Homecoming Chili Cook-Off & Frybread Sale @ Meskwaki Settlement School Football Field
Oct 8 @ 5:00 pm
Homecoming Chili Cook-Off & Frybread Sale @ Meskwaki Settlement School Football Field
Meskwaki Warrior Booster Club presents… Homecoming Chili Cook-Off & Frybread Sale! To be held on Friday, October 8th starting at 5PM at the MSS Football Field. Participants please bring your entry to the field between … Continue reading Homecoming Chili Cook-Off & Frybread Sale
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11
Community Fall Clean-Up
Community Fall Clean-Up
Oct 11 – Oct 15 all-day
Community Fall Clean-Up
Meskwaki Public Works will be having their Community Fall Clean-Up October 11th-15th. Please sort items in two piles and place near roadside. Metals and Appliances Junk Route: West Village, North of Hwy 30, South of … Continue reading Community Fall Clean-Up
Tribal Offices Closed for Indigenous Peoples’ Day 8:00 am
Tribal Offices Closed for Indigenous Peoples’ Day
Oct 11 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Tribal Offices will be closed in honor of the holiday – the Health Clinic and Pharmacy will remain open.
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Healthy Walking Club 12:00 pm
Healthy Walking Club @ Toledo Heights
Oct 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
June 1, 2021 at noon Healthy Walking Club– Toledo Heights every Tuesday in the summer
Primary Election 8:00 pm
Primary Election
Oct 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Primary Election today 8AM – 8PM for eligible members in the Tribal Gymnasium. The Election Committee recommends, for the sake of the well-being and health of the tribal community, that voters follow CDC guidelines. Unprecedented … Continue reading Primary Election
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Tribal Council Meeting 5:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting @ Tribal Chambers
Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting @ Tribal Chambers
The next Tribal Council Meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 beginning at 5:00PM in the Tribal Chambers.   With Covid-19 precautions in mind, Tribal Council Members, key staff and individuals on the … Continue reading Tribal Council Meeting
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Healthy Walking Club 2:00 pm
Healthy Walking Club @ Meskwaki Powwow Grounds
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
June 3, 2021 at 2 PM Healthy Walking Club Powwow Grounds every Thursday in the summer
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General Election 8:00 am
General Election @ Tribal Gymnasium
Oct 19 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
General Election @ Tribal Gymnasium
2021 GENERAL ELECTION NOTICE: GENERAL ELECTION: The General Election shall be held at the Tribal Gymnasium on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 from 8:00 A.M – 8:00 P.M. Masks will be required for entrance.  Please follow all CDC recommendations … Continue reading General Election
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Meskwaki Family Services Fall Festival – POSTPONED – TBA 4:00 pm
Meskwaki Family Services Fall Festival – POSTPONED – TBA @ Meskwaki Youth House
Oct 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Meskwaki Family Services Fall Festival - POSTPONED - TBA @ Meskwaki Youth House | Tama | Iowa | United States
Meskwaki Family Services Fall Festival   Grab & Go Pumpkin and Goody-Bag Pickup Wednesday, October 20th 4:00-6:00PM Meskwaki Youth House (1641 305th St, Tama)   Meskwaki Family Services is hosting a fall festival for community … Continue reading Meskwaki Family Services Fall Festival – POSTPONED – TBA
Glow Walk/Run – POSTPONED – TBA 6:00 pm
Glow Walk/Run – POSTPONED – TBA @ Meskwaki Settlement School Track
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Glow Walk/Run - POSTPONED - TBA @ Meskwaki Settlement School Track
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, RISE will be hosting a Glow Run at the Meskwaki Settlement School Track on Wednesday October 20, 2021. Registration at 6PM Start at 6:30PM Shirts & glow sticks will be … Continue reading Glow Walk/Run – POSTPONED – TBA
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Indigenous Pink Day Fun Run – POSTPONED – TBA 5:00 pm
Indigenous Pink Day Fun Run – POSTPONED – TBA @ Meskwaki Clinic
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Indigenous Pink Day Fun Run - POSTPONED - TBA @ Meskwaki Clinic
Join the Meskwaki Health Clinic as they host an Indigenous Pink Day Fun Run for Breast Cancer Awareness on Thursday, October 21st at the Meskwaki Clinic. Remember to wear PINK! There will be a ‘Wear … Continue reading Indigenous Pink Day Fun Run – POSTPONED – TBA
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23
Meskwaki Youth Deer Hunt – Drawing 3:56 pm
Meskwaki Youth Deer Hunt – Drawing @ via FB Live
Oct 23 @ 3:56 pm – 4:56 pm
Meskwaki Youth Deer Hunt - Drawing @ via FB Live
2021 Meskwaki Youth Deer Hunt – November 20th & 21st Drawing Date: Saturday, October 23 Meskwaki Nation Police Department is inviting EIGHT (8) Meskwaki Youth (10-16rs) to go on a fun-filled day of deer harvesting … Continue reading Meskwaki Youth Deer Hunt – Drawing
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Healthy Recipe Contest Begins
Healthy Recipe Contest Begins
Oct 25 all-day
Healthy Recipe Contest Begins
October 25-November 17 Healthy Recipe contest- Recipe submission to Jennifer by email or drop-off at the clinic Submission must include your name, current phone number and recipe. A prize will be awarded to everyone that … Continue reading Healthy Recipe Contest Begins
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Deadline to Enter Pumpkin Carving Contest at 11:59PM
Deadline to Enter Pumpkin Carving Contest at 11:59PM
Oct 27 all-day
Deadline to Enter Pumpkin Carving Contest at 11:59PM
Meskwaki Youth Development Program is hosting a PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST Open to all natives on or near the Meskwaki Community! Deadline to Enter: October 27, 2021 at 11:59 PM Cash prizes: Youth $50 // Adults: … Continue reading Deadline to Enter Pumpkin Carving Contest at 11:59PM
Coffee and Culture 8:00 am
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
Oct 27 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Coffee and Culture @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel | Tama | Iowa | United States
Who: Community elders, members of the Meskwaki Elders Circle, & members of the Meskwaki Nation Police Department What: Discuss Meskwaki life and Police life to strengthen relationships between two unique cultures When: Every last Wednesday … Continue reading Coffee and Culture
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Meskwaki Trick or Treat Night 5:00 pm
Meskwaki Trick or Treat Night @ Meskwaki Settlement
Oct 30 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meskwaki Trick or Treat Night @ Meskwaki Settlement
Meskwaki Trick or Treat Night Saturday, October 30th 5:00-8:00PM Meskwaki Settlement *Remember to wear a mask, wash or sanitize hands frequently, stay 6ft apart, and please stay home if you are feeling sick. **If you … Continue reading Meskwaki Trick or Treat Night
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MYDP Halloween Video Costume Contest – Submission Deadline at 11:59PM 11:45 pm
MYDP Halloween Video Costume Contest – Submission Deadline at 11:59PM
Oct 31 @ 11:45 pm
MYDP Halloween Video Costume Contest - Submission Deadline at 11:59PM
Registration for the 2021 Virtual Halloween Costume Contest hosted by Meskwaki Youth Development Program is now open! Please visit https://forms.gle/EYq4xPRXWYfPxfJU7 to enter and upload your submission. **Video submissions longer than 30 seconds will be disqualified. … Continue reading MYDP Halloween Video Costume Contest – Submission Deadline at 11:59PM