Language Night at the Meskwaki Settlement School will take place tomorrow, Wednesday, April 17th.
5:00 pm – Kiwisenibeni in the HS Commons. Menu: soup, frybread, dessert and drinks.
6:00 pm – Kiwittenotibeni in the Elementary gym and classrooms. Bone dice, hand games, Meskwaki style Bingo!
*This is a family activity and we encourage everyone to join us in playing language games. All levels of language learners are welcome.
Activities will end by 8:00 pm.
A Celebration of American Indian Song and Dance, Tradition, and Education
April 20, 2019
Grand Entry 1pm & 7pm
Doors open at 11am
UI Field House
225 South Grand Avenue
Iowa City, Iowa
Master of Ceremonies
Vince Beyl, Minnesota
Darrell Hill, Iowa
White Tail, Nebraska
Hokah Sound, Oklahoma
Robert Morgan Post 701, Iowa
Golden Age Women
Golden Age Men
Adult Women’s Traditional
Adult Men’s Traditional
Adult Women’s Jingle
Adult Men’s Grass
Adult Women’s Fancy
Adult Men’s Fancy
Teen and Junior categories will receive day money.
Women’s Woodland Special
Men’s Woodland Special
American Indian Arts & Crafts
American Indian Food Vendors
Native American Student Association Graduation Recognition
FREE ADMISSION & ALL ARE WELCOME!
MORE INFORMATION: powwow.uiowa.edu
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact NASA in advance at 319-335-8298.
Meskwaki Tribal Health Clinic and MADAC will be sponsoring a FREE family-friendly trip to the Science Center of Iowa on April 27.
Featured Exhibit: Mental Health – Mind Matters.
Please RSVP to Cait or MADAC staff at the Tribal Health Clinic by April 12 at (641) 484-4094 and indicate whether you will need transportation.
Stop by the Meskwaki Health Clinic on Sunday, April 28th for games and activities at 2 PM followed by our annual Easter egg hunt at 3 PM. There will be a “golden” and “silver” egg in each age category and a visit from the Easter bunny! Prizes, food, and fun awaits!
Age categories include: 0-4, 5-8, 9-12, 13-17, and 50-up!
Fun for the whole family!!
Where: Meet at the Tribal Gym
Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Date: April 29, 2019
Everyone that is going to take part in the Road Side Clean Up will need to get into a group of 5 to 6 people. Each group will then be assigned an area to pick up trash from the road side.
The group with the most bags filled up will receive that many in tickets for door prizes.
*Tribal Ops Employees – there will be an approved admin leave of 2 hours for everyone in attendance of the days events.
Call (641) 484-3511 if you have your team ready to go prior to Monday, April 22nd.
Meskwaki Earth Day
Road side clean-up in the morning, vendors, hands on activities for everyone, tree give away, door prizes, lunch sale and bake sale and so much more! So come on out and enjoy your day with us! Brought to you by the Meskwaki Natural Resources.
Where: Tribal Center Gym
When: April 29, 2019
Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
The next Tribal Council meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, April 30th. It will begin at 5:00 pm and take place inside the Tribal Chambers.
Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to attend.
*Meetings are held on a bi-weekly basis.
**Meeting dates/times are subject to change at the discretion of the Tribal Chairman.
On Wednesday, May 1st from 5:00 to 8:00 pm in the Meskwaki Commons the MSS will be hosting Art & Culture Night. The Concert will start at 6:00 pm.
Light refreshments will be available.
Door Prizes include: Pottery and Dawson Davenport Prints.
- K-12 Art Exhibit with Ribbons
- MAP and Cultural Displays
- Works by Other – Applied Arts Departments
MYDP Christmas Book & PJ Drive 8:00 am
MYDP Christmas Book & PJ Drive @ Tribal Center // Mesquakie Friends Church
Nov 23 @ 8:00 am – Dec 15 @ 4:30 pm
The Meskwaki Youth Development Program and Mesquakie Friends Church will be hosting a Christmas Book and PJ Drive to give to our Meskwaki Youth. Help donate gently used or new children books and/or pj’s to … Continue reading MYDP Christmas Book & PJ Drive
Buffalo Meat Distribution for Seniors and Elders 11:30 am
Buffalo Meat Distribution for Seniors and Elders @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Dec 1 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
On Tuesday, December 1st Meskwaki Natural Resources is partnering with Senior Services to provide buffalo meat to seniors and elders who were not able to access meat through the regular meat distribution. Due to the … Continue reading Buffalo Meat Distribution for Seniors and Elders
Tribal Council Meeting 5:00 pm
MYDP Holiday Giveaway 4:30 pm
MYDP Holiday Giveaway @ Tribal Center
Dec 23 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Meskwaki Youth Development Program and Mesquakie Friends Church presents: Holiday Giveaway Curbside pick-up on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 from 4:30pm until 6:30pm at the Tribal Center *Deadline to signup is Tuesday, December 8, 2020 by … Continue reading MYDP Holiday Giveaway
Tribal Ops Closing @ Noon (12pm) 12:00 pm
Tribal Ops Closing @ Noon (12pm)
Dec 24 @ 12:00 pm
Tribal Operations including the Health Clinic and Pharmacy will be closing early (12pm, Noon) on Thursday, December 24th and will be closed all day Friday, December 25th for the Christmas Holiday. Normal business hours will … Continue reading Tribal Ops Closing @ Noon (12pm)
Tribal Ops Closed
Tribal Ops Closed
Dec 25 all-day
Tribal Operations including the Health Clinic and Pharmacy will be closing early (12pm, Noon) on Thursday, December 24th and will be closed all day Friday, December 25th for the Christmas Holiday. Normal business hours will … Continue reading Tribal Ops Closed