All posts by Kiyann Pushetonequa

Hunters Feast

On Thursday, January 2nd Meskwaki Food Sovereignty Initiative hosted a Hunters Feast for the community to come together and eat a traditional meal celebrating seasonal foods and the hunters whose skills provide wild game. The menu included: Buffalo, Deer, Turkey, Beaver, Raccoon, and Squirrel. There was also Archery for All Ages which was sponsored by Meskwaki Natural Resources Fish and Wildlife Branch.

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MHEP College Panel 2019

The Meskwaki Higher Education Program held their 4th Annual College Panel on Monday, Dec. 23rd where Meskwaki Warrior Alumni who are currently attending college had the chance to share their college experiences with MHS students. The Meskwaki Warrior Alumni included: Kade Brown who attends Fort Lewis College in Colorado. Morgan Bear who studied at Kirkwood Community College, The University of Northern Iowa, and is now currently studying at Iowa State University. Tylen Garcia who attends Marshalltown Community College. Tyus Grant whose attended Coe College, Kirkwood Community College and is now currently studying at the University of Northern Iowa. Marybelle Armajo whose studying at Coe College. Tracie Kapayou whose attending Capri College. And last, but not least, Danielle Seymour who is attending Kirkwood Community College. The college students spoke about what it’s like being a native college student, what their favorite college experience was, the obstacles they had to overcome while in college and what kept them going. The high school students also had the chance to ask any questions they had about college. The event was live-streamed by Meskwaki Media Services and posted onto the Sac & Fox Tribe’s Facebook page.

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MNR Buffalo Meat Distribution

Holiday Buffalo Meat Distribution – Wednesday, Dec. 18th!

Meskwaki Natural Resources will have Ground, Stew and Roasts available to Tribal Members on Wednesday, Dec. 18th from 9:00-10:00 AM and from 5:00-6:00 PM at the Tribal Center Entrance.

Holiday Meat Distribution, 5 pounds for Enrolled Members. *Receive one extra pound of ground meat if you bring a reusable bag!

Specialty parts available at the South Farm Office: kidney, liver, heart and tongue. Sign up for hides and skulls too!