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Feb
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Valentine’s Lunch Giveaways @ Seniors Center
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Darts @ Seniors Center
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Recall Election @ Tribal Center Gym
Feb 11 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
Recall Election @ Tribal Center Gym

ORDER FOR RECALL ELECTION:

A Recall Election will be held on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 in the gymnasium at the Sac and Fox Tribal Center on the Meskwaki Settlement from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.

All completed absentee ballots must be received by the Election Committee no later than February 11, 2020 at 8:00 pm.

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Valentine’s Lunch Giveaways @ Seniors Center
Feb 11 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Elder’s Committee Meeting @ Seniors Center
Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
MMIW Sign Making @ Tribal Center Snack Bar
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join RISE on Tuesday, February 11th from 5:00-6:30 pm at the Tribal Center Snack Bar for MMIW March Sign Making!

This event is for those of you who are going to the MMIW March on Friday, February 14th in Minneapolis, MN and would like make a sign. Supplies will be available, and light refreshments will be provided.

If you would like anything printed out, please contact Gea Aitkens or Katie Deines at (641) 484-4444.

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Feb
12
Wed
Valentine’s Lunch Giveaways @ Seniors Center
Feb 12 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Valentine’s Bingo @ Seniors Center
Feb 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Buffalo Meat Distribution @ Tribal Center - Front Entrance
Feb 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
RESCHEDULED – Family Fun Night
Feb 12 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Election Committee Meeting @ East Conference Room, Tribal Center
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm
Election Committee Meeting @ East Conference Room, Tribal Center

An Election Committee Meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, February 12th at 6:30 pm in the East Conference Room at the Meskwaki Tribal Center.

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Feb
13
Thu
Valentine’s Lunch Giveaways @ Seniors Center
Feb 13 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Feb
14
Fri
MMIW March in Minnesota
Feb 14 all-day
Lacrosse Signup Deadline @ Meskwaki Youth Program
Feb 14 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Lacrosse Signup Deadline @ Meskwaki Youth Program

Sign up now for the Lacrosse 2020 Spring Season!

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP

Signup Deadline is Friday, February 14, 2020.

Boys Lacrosse is for ages 9 to 13. There is a$30 registration fee. Payment due by March 6, 2020. *Payment plans available.

Girls Lacrosse is for grades 4th – 6th. There is a $30 registration fee. Payment due by March 6, 2020. *Payment plans available.

For more information about games and practices please contact Head Coach: Britt Mitchell at 443-714-5052 (Text or Call), or you can email him at knuckleheadlacrosse@gmail.com.

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Valentine’s Lunch Giveaways @ Seniors Center
Feb 14 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Elder’s Committee Indian Taco and Bake Sale @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Feb 14 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Elder's Committee Indian Taco and Bake Sale @ Meskwaki Senior Services | Tama | Iowa | United States

The Elder’s Committee will be having an Indian Taco and Bake Sale on Friday, February 14th from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Meskwaki Senior Services Center, 301 Meskwaki Rd, Tama, IA 52339.

Menu:

  • Indian Taco – $6.00
  • Frybread – $3.00
  • Chili – $3.00
  • Yeast Rolls – $12/dozen
  • Cream Pies – $12.00
  • Cupcakes – $0.50/each
  • Cookies – $0.25/each
  • Pie – $9.00
  • Pop – $1.00

*Prices and items are subject to change without notice.

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Feb
17
Mon
Girls Softball Signup Deadline with MYP @ Meskwaki Youth Program
Feb 17 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Girls Softball Signup Deadline with MYP @ Meskwaki Youth Program

t is time to sign up for the 2020 Spring Softball Season with the Marshalltown Girls Softball Association for girls in grades K-12th!

There will be a Walk In Registration event on Wednesday, February 5 from 3:30-5:00 pm at the Tribal Center Snack Bar. The deadline to sign up through MYP is Feb. 17th by 4:30 pm. There is a $30.00 registration fee. (*Payment plans available). Final payment is due by March 13th at 4:30 pm.

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Feb
18
Tue
Swearing-In Ceremony @ Tribal Council Chambers
Feb 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Swearing-In Ceremony @ Tribal Council Chambers

Join us for a Swearing-In Ceremony on Tuesday, February 18th at 10:00 am in the Tribal Council Chambers.

The Tribal community is invited to the swearing-in ceremony for the newly elected Tribal Council Members Vern Jefferson and Judith Bender, elected during the Recall Election held on February 11, 2020. Light refreshments will be served. Open to all.

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Feb
19
Wed
MSS 12:30 pm Early Dismissal @ Meskwaki Settlement School
Feb 19 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Bean Bag Toss @ Seniors Center
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Storm Spotter Training @ MBCH Breakout Rooms
Feb 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Storm Spotter Training @ MBCH Breakout Rooms

The MBCH Security Department and Meskwaki Risk Management Committee will be hosting a Storm Spotter Training on Wednesday, February 19th from 4:30 pm until 6:00 pm. Sign in begins at 4:15 pm and this training will be held in the Breakout rooms across from the Meskwaki Veterans Convention Center. Training instructed by The National Weather Service, Des Moines-Johnston Office.

Please call (641) 484-1516 or email dackman@meskwaki.com to reserve your place!

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(Canceled) Tribal Council Meeting @ Tribal Chambers
Feb 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(Canceled) Tribal Council Meeting @ Tribal Chambers

Tribal Council Meeting is scheduled to be held on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 5:00 pm in 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.

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Feb
20
Thu
(Canceled) Plant Based Eating Cooking Demo @ Health Clinic Kitchen
Feb 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The Diabetes Program Presents “Plant Based Eating” Cooking Demo!

Thursday, February 20th at Noon in the Health Clinic Kitchen.

Learn what it means to eat more “plant based”, and how to make it easy, delicious and nutritious!

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Feb
24
Mon
CANCELED – Tribal Council Special Meeting @ Tribal Chambers
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
CANCELED - Tribal Council Special Meeting @ Tribal Chambers

Tribal Council has scheduled a Special Meeting to be held on Monday, February 24, 2020 at 10:00 am in 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.

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Darts @ Seniors Center
Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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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
MYDP Christmas Book & PJ Drive @ Tribal Center // Mesquakie Friends Church
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
Buffalo Meat Distribution for Seniors and Elders @ Meskwaki Senior Services | Tama | Iowa | United States
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
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Tribal Council Meeting – RESCHEDULED to 12/08 5:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting – RESCHEDULED to 12/08 @ via Zoom
Dec 2 @ 5:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting - RESCHEDULED to 12/08 @ via Zoom
The next Tribal Council meeting has been scheduled to be held on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 beginning at 5:00 pm via Zoom. Due to Covid19 and for the safety of participants, this meeting will be … Continue reading Tribal Council Meeting – RESCHEDULED to 12/08
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Tribal Council Meeting 5:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting @ via Zoom
Dec 8 @ 5:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting @ via Zoom
The next Tribal Council meeting has been scheduled to be held on Tuesday, December 8, 2020 beginning at 5:00 pm via Zoom. Due to Covid19 and for the safety of participants, this meeting will be … Continue reading Tribal Council Meeting
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MYDP Holiday Giveaway 4:30 pm
MYDP Holiday Giveaway @ Tribal Center
Dec 23 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
MYDP Holiday Giveaway @ Tribal Center
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
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Tribal Ops Closing @ Noon (12pm) 12:00 pm
Tribal Ops Closing @ Noon (12pm)
Dec 24 @ 12:00 pm
Tribal Ops Closing @ Noon (12pm)
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)
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Tribal Ops Closed
Tribal Ops Closed
Dec 25 all-day
Tribal Ops Closed
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
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