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Community Calendar

Meskwaki Nation Photo Gallery
Nov
7
Thu
Ames Shopping w/ Lunch
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Nov
8
Fri
Senior Services -Grout Museum, Waterloo
Nov 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Nov
9
Sat
Meskwaki Veterans Powwow @ Meskwaki High School
Nov 9 @ 5:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Meskwaki Veterans Powwow @ Meskwaki High School

2019 Meskwaki Veterans Powwow – Saturday, November 9th in the MSS High School Gym

ALL Veterans and General Public Invited – Free Admission.

Come join us as we honor and show respect to Veterans.
5:00 pm – Dinner (Sides Greatly appreciated!)
5:30 pm – Veterans Powwow Princess and Brave Contest
  • 10-17 years old
  • Must be a descendant of Meskwaki Veteran
6:30 pm – Grand Entry
  • Color Guard – Robert Morgan Legion Post #701
  • Head Man – Dennis Youngbear, US Army -Meskwaki
  • Head Lady – Aubry Roberts, 2018 Veterans Princess
  • Emcee – Mikona – Tyler Lasley
  • Youth Emcee – Tyrin Lasley
  • Arena Director – Jason “Jayrock” Kingbird
  • Youth Arena Director – Lincoln Kingbird
  • Host Drum – Coon Hunters
  • Youth Host Drum – The Crew
  • Sound – Bones Explicit

Contest:

  • Junior Girls Jingle Special – 3 Places, Sponsored by Aubrey Roberts, 2018 Veterans Princess
  • Veterans Men’s Combined (50 & up) – 1st Place and 2 Consolations, Sponsored by Dennis Youngbear
  • Youth Categories (Juniors & Teens) All Styles – Sponsored by Meskwaki Youth Program
  • Tiny Tots (6 & under) Must be in Regalia- Sponsored by Meskwaki Family Services

To Sponsor a Special – Please contact Jennie Wanatee at (641) 481-5360.

All Drums (Day Money) and Vendors – Contact Jennie Wanatee (641) 481-5360

Door Prizes throughout the evening – MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN

Questions? Contact Jennie Wanatee at (641) 481-5369.

Hosted in partnership: STC Native Pride Unity Club and Meskwaki Nation Youth Program

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Nov
12
Tue
Guest Speaker – Megan Koehn, Register Dietitian @ Senior Services
Nov 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Elder’s Committee Meeting @ Senior Services
Nov 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Nov
13
Wed
Darts @ Senior Services
Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Nov
15
Fri
Boone Railroad Trip w/ Lunch
Nov 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Nov
19
Tue
Altoona Movie w/ Lunch
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Nov
20
Wed
Bingo @ Senior Services
Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Nov
21
Thu
Blood Pressure / Sugar Check @ Senior Services
Nov 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
November Seniors Birthday Meal @ Senior Services
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Nov
22
Fri
MBCH Turkey Meal @ Senior Services
Nov 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Nov
27
Wed
Elder’s Committee Bake Sale @ Senior Services
Nov 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Dec
2
Mon
Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 2 – Dec 6 all-day
Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways @ Meskwaki Seniors Center

Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways (excluding weekends)

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Dec
3
Tue
Finances of Caregiving Class @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dec
4
Wed
Bingo @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dec
5
Thu
Seniors Minnesota/Mystic Lake Casino Trip @ Meskwaki Seniors
Dec 5 – Dec 8 all-day
Dec
9
Mon
Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 9 – Dec 13 all-day
Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways @ Meskwaki Seniors Center

Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways (excluding weekends)

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Christmas Decorating @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dec
10
Tue
Finances of Caregiving Class @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Elder’s Committee Meeting @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dec
12
Thu
Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 12 – Dec 16 all-day
Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways @ Meskwaki Seniors Center

Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways (excluding weekends)

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Guest Speaker: Carol Guestchow, Big River Trading @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Dec
13
Fri
Seniors Christmas Gift Exchange Deadline @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 13 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Dec
17
Tue
Finances of Caregiving Class @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
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Nov
7
Thu
Ames Shopping w/ Lunch
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Nov
8
Fri
Senior Services -Grout Museum, Waterloo
Nov 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Nov
9
Sat
Meskwaki Veterans Powwow @ Meskwaki High School
Nov 9 @ 5:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Meskwaki Veterans Powwow @ Meskwaki High School

2019 Meskwaki Veterans Powwow – Saturday, November 9th in the MSS High School Gym

ALL Veterans and General Public Invited – Free Admission.

Come join us as we honor and show respect to Veterans.
5:00 pm – Dinner (Sides Greatly appreciated!)
5:30 pm – Veterans Powwow Princess and Brave Contest
  • 10-17 years old
  • Must be a descendant of Meskwaki Veteran
6:30 pm – Grand Entry
  • Color Guard – Robert Morgan Legion Post #701
  • Head Man – Dennis Youngbear, US Army -Meskwaki
  • Head Lady – Aubry Roberts, 2018 Veterans Princess
  • Emcee – Mikona – Tyler Lasley
  • Youth Emcee – Tyrin Lasley
  • Arena Director – Jason “Jayrock” Kingbird
  • Youth Arena Director – Lincoln Kingbird
  • Host Drum – Coon Hunters
  • Youth Host Drum – The Crew
  • Sound – Bones Explicit

Contest:

  • Junior Girls Jingle Special – 3 Places, Sponsored by Aubrey Roberts, 2018 Veterans Princess
  • Veterans Men’s Combined (50 & up) – 1st Place and 2 Consolations, Sponsored by Dennis Youngbear
  • Youth Categories (Juniors & Teens) All Styles – Sponsored by Meskwaki Youth Program
  • Tiny Tots (6 & under) Must be in Regalia- Sponsored by Meskwaki Family Services

To Sponsor a Special – Please contact Jennie Wanatee at (641) 481-5360.

All Drums (Day Money) and Vendors – Contact Jennie Wanatee (641) 481-5360

Door Prizes throughout the evening – MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN

Questions? Contact Jennie Wanatee at (641) 481-5369.

Hosted in partnership: STC Native Pride Unity Club and Meskwaki Nation Youth Program

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Nov
12
Tue
Guest Speaker – Megan Koehn, Register Dietitian @ Senior Services
Nov 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Elder’s Committee Meeting @ Senior Services
Nov 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Nov
13
Wed
Darts @ Senior Services
Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Nov
15
Fri
Boone Railroad Trip w/ Lunch
Nov 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Nov
19
Tue
Altoona Movie w/ Lunch
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Nov
20
Wed
Bingo @ Senior Services
Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Nov
21
Thu
Blood Pressure / Sugar Check @ Senior Services
Nov 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
November Seniors Birthday Meal @ Senior Services
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Nov
22
Fri
MBCH Turkey Meal @ Senior Services
Nov 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Nov
27
Wed
Elder’s Committee Bake Sale @ Senior Services
Nov 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Dec
2
Mon
Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 2 – Dec 6 all-day
Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways @ Meskwaki Seniors Center

Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways (excluding weekends)

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Dec
3
Tue
Finances of Caregiving Class @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dec
4
Wed
Bingo @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dec
5
Thu
Seniors Minnesota/Mystic Lake Casino Trip @ Meskwaki Seniors
Dec 5 – Dec 8 all-day
Dec
9
Mon
Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 9 – Dec 13 all-day
Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways @ Meskwaki Seniors Center

Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways (excluding weekends)

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Christmas Decorating @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dec
10
Tue
Finances of Caregiving Class @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Elder’s Committee Meeting @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dec
12
Thu
Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 12 – Dec 16 all-day
Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways @ Meskwaki Seniors Center

Meskwaki Seniors 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways (excluding weekends)

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Guest Speaker: Carol Guestchow, Big River Trading @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Dec
13
Fri
Seniors Christmas Gift Exchange Deadline @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 13 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Dec
17
Tue
Finances of Caregiving Class @ Meskwaki Seniors Center
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm