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Hydrant Flushing Week
Hydrant Flushing Week
Apr 29 – May 3 all-day
Hydrant Flushing Week
 
Meskwaki Settlement Art & Culture Night 5:00 pm
Meskwaki Settlement Art & Culture Night @ Meskwaki Settlement School - Commons
May 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meskwaki Settlement Art & Culture Night @ Meskwaki Settlement School - Commons
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 … Continue reading Meskwaki Settlement Art & Culture Night
STC Title VI – Parent Information Night 5:00 pm
STC Title VI – Parent Information Night @ STC Elementary Cafeteria
May 1 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
STC Title VI - Parent Information Night @ STC Elementary Cafeteria
The STC Title VI – Native American Program will be hosting a Parent Information Night on Wednesday, May 1st from 5:00-6:00 pm in the South Tama Elementary Cafeteria. Parents, guardians and families are invited to … Continue reading STC Title VI – Parent Information Night
Yoga Class 5:00 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
May 1 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
Join Ashley, Health Educator for Yoga on Tuesdays @ 12:30 pm (30 min class) and on Thursdays @ 5:00 pm (1 hour class).
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Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training 9:00 am
Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training @ MBCH Pool
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training @ MBCH Pool
Join Jason in the MBCH pool for Aqua Aerobics and Resistance Training! These classes will be available beginning December 4th. The schedule is as follows,  Thursdays from 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm. Don’t forget your … Continue reading Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training
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Pella Tulip Festibal Trip 9:00 am
Pella Tulip Festibal Trip
May 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Pella Tulip Festibal Trip
 
Guest Speaker: Dr. Michael Luick-Thrams 7:00 pm
Guest Speaker: Dr. Michael Luick-Thrams @ Meskwaki Cultural Center & Museum
May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Guest Speaker: Dr. Michael Luick-Thrams @ Meskwaki Cultural Center & Museum
The Meskwaki Cultural Center and Museum will be hosting a guest speaker on Friday, May 3rd. Dr. Michael Luick-Thrams is visiting the United States from Germany, and has scheduled a lecture here on the Settlement. … Continue reading Guest Speaker: Dr. Michael Luick-Thrams
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National Day of Awareness for MMIW Rally 1:00 pm
National Day of Awareness for MMIW Rally @ State of Iowa Capital Complex - West Capitol Terrace Stage
May 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
National Day of Awareness for MMIW Rally @ State of Iowa Capital Complex - West Capitol Terrace Stage
Join RISE (Resources for Indigenous Survivors and Empowerment) as they host a day of awareness for missing and murdered Indigenous Women. On Sunday, May 5th from 1:00 – 3:00 pm at the State of Iowa … Continue reading National Day of Awareness for MMIW Rally
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Seed and Transplant Giveaway 10:00 am
Seed and Transplant Giveaway @ Meskwaki Tribal Center
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Seed and Transplant Giveaway @ Meskwaki Tribal Center
Get seeds and transplants for your home garden! Pick up some easy to grow vegetables, herbs & flowers, courtesy of Meskwaki Food Sovereignty. Free and open to anyone. Growing information will be shared along with … Continue reading Seed and Transplant Giveaway
Canceled: Yoga Class 12:30 pm
Canceled: Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
May 7 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Canceled: Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
Join Ashley, Health Educator for Yoga on Tuesdays @ 12:30 pm (30 min class) and on Thursdays @ 5:00 pm (1 hour class).
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Seed and Transplant Giveaway 11:00 am
Seed and Transplant Giveaway @ Meskwaki Senior Services
May 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Seed and Transplant Giveaway @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Get seeds and transplants for your home garden! Pick up some easy to grow vegetables, herbs & flowers, courtesy of Meskwaki Food Sovereignty. Free and open to anyone. Growing information will be shared along with … Continue reading Seed and Transplant Giveaway
Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo @ Meskwaki Senior Services
May 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bingo @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
Canceled: Yoga Class 5:00 pm
Canceled: Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
May 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Canceled: Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
Join Ashley, Health Educator for Yoga on Tuesdays @ 12:30 pm (30 min class) and on Thursdays @ 5:00 pm (1 hour class).
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Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training 9:00 am
Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training @ MBCH Pool
May 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training @ MBCH Pool
Join Jason in the MBCH pool for Aqua Aerobics and Resistance Training! These classes will be available beginning December 4th. The schedule is as follows,  Thursdays from 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm. Don’t forget your … Continue reading Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training
Canceled: Seed and Transplant Giveaway 10:00 am
Canceled: Seed and Transplant Giveaway @ Meskwaki Health Clinic
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Canceled: Seed and Transplant Giveaway @ Meskwaki Health Clinic
Get seeds and transplants for your home garden! Pick up some easy to grow vegetables, herbs & flowers, courtesy of Meskwaki Food Sovereignty. Free and open to anyone. Growing information will be shared along with … Continue reading Canceled: Seed and Transplant Giveaway
Blood Pressure / Sugar Check 11:00 am
Blood Pressure / Sugar Check @ Meskwaki Senior Services
May 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Blood Pressure / Sugar Check @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
Signing Ceremony 11:30 am
Signing Ceremony @ Tribal Chambers
May 9 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Signing Ceremony @ Tribal Chambers
On Thursday, May 9th at 11:30 a.m. FEMA will be on site for a signing ceremony. The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Tribe will come together to enter into a FEMA-Tribal Agreement for the … Continue reading Signing Ceremony
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Yoga Class 12:30 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
May 14 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
Join Ashley, Health Educator for Yoga on Tuesdays @ 12:30 pm (30 min class) and on Thursdays @ 5:00 pm (1 hour class).
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Job Skills Worksho 10:30 am
Job Skills Worksho @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - East Conference Room
May 15 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
Job Skills Worksho @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - East Conference Room
On Wednesday, May 15th Meskwaki Nation Probation Department and the Staff and Workforce Development Program will be hosting a Job Skills Workshop. This workshop will be from 10:30 am until 2:30 pm and held in … Continue reading Job Skills Worksho
Bean Bags 1:00 pm
Bean Bags @ Meskwaki Senior Services
May 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bean Bags @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
Tribal Council Meeting 5:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting @ Meskwaki Tribal Chambers
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting @ Meskwaki Tribal Chambers
The next Tribal Council meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 15, 2019. It will start at 5:00 pm and be held in the Tribal Chambers. Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to attend. … Continue reading Tribal Council Meeting
Yoga Class 5:00 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
Join Ashley, Health Educator for Yoga on Tuesdays @ 12:30 pm (30 min class) and on Thursdays @ 5:00 pm (1 hour class).
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Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training 9:00 am
Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training @ MBCH Pool
May 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training @ MBCH Pool
Join Jason in the MBCH pool for Aqua Aerobics and Resistance Training! These classes will be available beginning December 4th. The schedule is as follows,  Thursdays from 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm. Don’t forget your … Continue reading Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training
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Plaza 9 Movie 12:00 pm
Plaza 9 Movie
May 17 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Plaza 9 Movie
 
Pride Week Powwow 5:00 pm
Pride Week Powwow @ Meskwaki Settlement School - West Baseball Field
May 17 @ 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Pride Week Powwow @ Meskwaki Settlement School - West Baseball Field
Join us in honoring Meskwaki High School Class of 2019 on Friday, May 17th. All singers and dancers are invited! 5:00 pm – Meal in the Commons 7:00 pm – Grand Entry at the West … Continue reading Pride Week Powwow
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Yoga Class 12:30 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
May 21 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
Join Ashley, Health Educator for Yoga on Tuesdays @ 12:30 pm (30 min class) and on Thursdays @ 5:00 pm (1 hour class).
Nomination Meeting 7:00 pm
Nomination Meeting @ Meskwaki Tribal Center
May 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nomination Meeting @ Meskwaki Tribal Center
On April 8, 2019, the Tribal Council issued an Order for Special Election due to a resignation of a Tribal Council member, Harvey Davenport, Jr. The Special Election will fill one vacancy for the remainder … Continue reading Nomination Meeting
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Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo @ Meskwaki Senior Services
May 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bingo @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
Yoga Class 5:00 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
May 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
Join Ashley, Health Educator for Yoga on Tuesdays @ 12:30 pm (30 min class) and on Thursdays @ 5:00 pm (1 hour class).
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MSS Elementary Track & Field Meet
MSS Elementary Track & Field Meet @ Meskwaki Settlement School
May 23 all-day
MSS Elementary Track & Field Meet @ Meskwaki Settlement School
 
Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training 9:00 am
Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training @ MBCH Pool
May 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training @ MBCH Pool
Join Jason in the MBCH pool for Aqua Aerobics and Resistance Training! These classes will be available beginning December 4th. The schedule is as follows,  Thursdays from 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm. Don’t forget your … Continue reading Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training
Birthday Meal 11:00 am
Birthday Meal @ Meskwaki Senior Services
May 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Birthday Meal @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
Blood Pressure / Sugar Check 11:00 am
Blood Pressure / Sugar Check @ Meskwaki Senior Services
May 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Blood Pressure / Sugar Check @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
General Meeting 5:00 pm
General Meeting @ MBCH Convention Center
May 23 @ 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm
General Meeting @ MBCH Convention Center
Tribal Council has scheduled a General Meeting to take place on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at the MBCH Convention Center. Agenda: 5:00 pm – Dinner served in the Meskwaki Veterans Convention Center. 6:00 pm – … Continue reading General Meeting
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MSS Pre-K Graduation 2:30 pm
MSS Pre-K Graduation @ Meskwaki Settlement School
May 24 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Have your child bring their two-piece dress or shirt to change in to for graduation at 2:30 pm at the Meskwaki Settlement School.
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Graduation Powwow – Save The Date! 1:00 pm
Graduation Powwow – Save The Date! @ Meskwaki Settlement School
May 25 @ 1:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Graduation Powwow - Save The Date! @ Meskwaki Settlement School
SATURDAY, MAY 25, 2019 1:00 PM – Grand Entry 4:00 PM – Meskwaki Games – Men’s Moccasin Games & Women’s Bone Dice 5:00 PM – Dinner – Bring a side dish to share 7:00 PM … Continue reading Graduation Powwow – Save The Date!
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Yoga Class 12:30 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
May 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
Join Ashley, Health Educator for Yoga on Tuesdays @ 12:30 pm (30 min class) and on Thursdays @ 5:00 pm (1 hour class).
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Bean Bags 1:00 pm
Bean Bags @ Meskwaki Senior Services
May 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bean Bags @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
Weather Spotter Training 4:30 pm
Weather Spotter Training @ MBCH Convention Center - Breakout Room
May 29 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Weather Spotter Training @ MBCH Convention Center - Breakout Room
Weather Spotter Training with National Weather Service Meteorologists Learn how to: Identify and report severe weather Spotter safety Severe weather climatology in Iowa Thunderstorm structure and threats And more! When: Wednesday, May 29th from 4:30 … Continue reading Weather Spotter Training
Mother’s Day Fun Run/Walk 5:00 pm
Mother’s Day Fun Run/Walk @ Tribal Court - Parking Lot
May 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mother's Day Fun Run/Walk @ Tribal Court - Parking Lot
Kekienanaki Kiakwitenabena “Our mothers and aunts/mothers we will lift them up” Mother’s Day Fun Run/Walk – a special event to educate families on financial empowerment. Healthy finances contribute to healthy families. May 29, 2019 – … Continue reading Mother’s Day Fun Run/Walk
Tribal Council Meeting Scheduled 5:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting Scheduled @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Tribal Chambers
May 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting Scheduled @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Tribal Chambers
A Tribal Council meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 29, 2019. It will begin at 5:00 pm and take place in the Tribal Chambers. Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to attend. *Meetings … Continue reading Tribal Council Meeting Scheduled
Yoga Class 5:00 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
May 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Yoga Class @ Meskwaki Health Clinic Conference Room
Join Ashley, Health Educator for Yoga on Tuesdays @ 12:30 pm (30 min class) and on Thursdays @ 5:00 pm (1 hour class).
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Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training 9:00 am
Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training @ MBCH Pool
May 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training @ MBCH Pool
Join Jason in the MBCH pool for Aqua Aerobics and Resistance Training! These classes will be available beginning December 4th. The schedule is as follows,  Thursdays from 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm. Don’t forget your … Continue reading Aqua Aerobics / Resistance Training
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MBCH Senior Cookout 12:00 pm
MBCH Senior Cookout @ Meskwaki Senior Services
May 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
MBCH Senior Cookout @ Meskwaki Senior Services