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Mar
28
Thu
Guest Speaker: Ashley Aylsworth, Health Educator @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Craft Day @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Mar
29
Fri
Medicare Reimbursement Checks @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Apr
1
Mon
Senior Walking @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Apr 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Apr
2
Tue
3rd Annual College & Career Fair
Apr 2 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
3rd Annual College & Career Fair

Open to the public! Meet with employers and various college and university representatives.

Tuesday, April 2nd from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm in the MBCH Meskwaki Veteran’s Convention Center.

Employer Information Booths: Health Services, Manufacturing, Retailing, Sales and Marketing, Varied Industries.

College and University Booths: Apprenticeship Programs, Career/Technical Schools, Colleges, Internships, Trades/Vocational, Universities.

College and Department Registration Information: Terri Scott, Director (641) 484-3157, director.mhe@meskwaki-nsn.gov

Business Registration Information: Neysa Hartzler, Business Marketing Specialist – Iowa Works (641) 844-6995, Neysa.hartzler@iwd.iowa.gov

Sponsored by Meskwaki Higher Education Program and Iowa Works

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Apr
3
Wed
Bingo @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Apr 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Apr
4
Thu
Guest Speaker…TBA @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Apr 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Apr
5
Fri
Plaza 9 Movie; Early Afternoon Showing @ Plaza 9 Movie Theater
Apr 5 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Tribal Council Special Meeting @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Chambers
Apr 5 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Tribal Council Special Meeting @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Chambers

A Tribal Council Special Meeting has been scheduled for Friday, April 5th starting at 5:00 pm 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.

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Apr
6
Sat
Spring Sale on the Settlement @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Gym
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Apr
8
Mon
Senior Walking @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Apr
9
Tue
IA State Extension Class @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Apr 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Apr
10
Wed
U of Iowa Museum of Natural History Trip @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
POSTPONED: Child Abuse Prevention & Sexual Assault Awareness Walk/Run @ Meskwaki Tribal Center
Apr 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
POSTPONED: Child Abuse Prevention & Sexual Assault Awareness Walk/Run @ Meskwaki Tribal Center

The previously scheduled Child Abuse Prevention & Sexual Assault Awareness Walk/Run has now been POSTPONED due to the expected rain for tomorrow, Wednesday, April 10th.

Rescheduled date to be announced at a later time.

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Tribal Council Meeting @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Chambers
Apr 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Chambers

The next Tribal Council meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, April 10, 2019 starting at 5:00 pm and taking place 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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Apr
11
Thu
Meskwaki Spring Into Health Fair @ MBCH Convention Center
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Meskwaki Spring Into Health Fair @ MBCH Convention Center

This is a FREE community event designed to encourage healthy lifestyles, prevent and manage disease and connect you to resources.

  • Informational Booths
  • Door Prizes
  • Health Resources
  • & more!

For more information contact the Meskwaki Tribal Health Clinic at 641-484-4094.

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Blood Pressure / Sugar Check @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Apr 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Apr
12
Fri
Plaza 9 Movie; Early Afternoon Showing @ Plaza 9 Movie Theater
Apr 12 @ 11:00 am – 3:30 pm
Apr
15
Mon
POSTPONED: Cooking Demo @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Kitchen
Apr 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
POSTPONED: Cooking Demo @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Kitchen

The previously scheduled Cooking Demo hosted by the Meskwaki Diabetes Program for today (04/15/19) has been postponed.

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Senior Walking @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Apr 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Apr
16
Tue
IA State Extension Class @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Apr 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Apr
17
Wed
Bingo @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Apr 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Language Night at MSS @ Meskwaki Settlement School
Apr 17 @ 5:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Language Night at MSS @ Meskwaki Settlement School

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.

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Apr
19
Fri
Canceled: Senior Services 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Canceled: Senior Services 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt @ Meskwaki Senior Services

Meskwaki Senior Services to host their 2nd Annual Seniors Easter Egg Hunt on Friday, April 19th from 1:00 – 3:00 pm.

There will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place prizes!

Please join us for Easter Fun. We will begin eating at 1:00 pm.

*Sign-up sheet available.

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Apr
20
Sat
U of I Powwow @ UI Field House
Apr 20 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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Darts 1:00 pm
Darts @ Senior Services Center
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Bean Bags 1:00 pm
Bean Bags @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bean Bags @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
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MYP Movie Night, Captain Marvel 6:00 pm
MYP Movie Night, Captain Marvel @ Meskwaki Youth Program
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
MYP Movie Night, Captain Marvel @ Meskwaki Youth Program
Meskwaki Youth Program movie night will be this Thursday, March 7th. They will be going to Fridley Plaza 9 Theatres and watching “Captain Marvel”.  MYP will be leaving at 6:20 pm and plan arrive back … Continue reading MYP Movie Night, Captain Marvel
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Ames Shopping Trip 10:00 am
Ames Shopping Trip
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Ames Shopping Trip
Leaving Seniors at 10:00 am and will return by 4:30 pm.
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Darts 1:00 pm
Darts @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Darts @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
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Elder’s Committee Meeting 1:00 pm
Elder’s Committee Meeting @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Elder's Committee Meeting @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
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Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bingo @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
Traditional Game Night 5:00 pm
Traditional Game Night @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Traditional Game Night @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
Tribal Council Meeting 5:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Chambers
Mar 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Chambers
The next Tribal Council Meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, March 13th starting at 5:00 pm in the Tribal Chambers. Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to attend. *Meetings are held on a bi-weekly … Continue reading Tribal Council Meeting
Normalize the Conversation 6:00 pm
Normalize the Conversation @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Normalize the Conversation @ Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel
Meskwaki Juvenile Probation Presents: Tribal Mental Health – Normalize the Conversation Wednesday, March 13th at 6:00 PM in the MBCH Convention Center A member of the Kewa Pueblo tribe, Doreen Bird has devoted her career … Continue reading Normalize the Conversation
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Blood Pressure / Sugar Check 11:00 am
Blood Pressure / Sugar Check @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Blood Pressure / Sugar Check @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
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Plaza 9 Movie – Early Afternoon Showing 12:00 pm
Meskwaki Drama Club: Seussical 7:00 pm
Meskwaki Drama Club: Seussical @ Meskwaki Settlement School
Mar 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meskwaki Drama Club: Seussical @ Meskwaki Settlement School
Meskwaki Drama Club’s Spring Play will be on Friday, March 15, 2019 starting at 7:00 pm at the Meskwaki High School Stage. Admission is $5.00. Music by Stephen Flaharty, Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, Based on … Continue reading Meskwaki Drama Club: Seussical
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Bean Bags 1:00 pm
Bean Bags @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bean Bags @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
Healthy Recipe Contest Cook-Off 6:00 pm
Healthy Recipe Contest Cook-Off @ Meskwaki Tribal Center
Mar 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Healthy Recipe Contest Cook-Off @ Meskwaki Tribal Center
Cook-Off on March 18th starting at 6:00 pm Voting and tasting begins at 6pm for the public. Come on over to eat some tasty food and vote for your favorites!
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Spring Equinox Community Meal 5:00 pm
Spring Equinox Community Meal @ Meskwaki Tribal Center
Mar 19 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Spring Equinox Community Meal @ Meskwaki Tribal Center
Join Meskwaki Food Sovereignty for our upcoming Spring Equinox Community Meal taking place Tuesday, March 19 at 5:00 pm at the Tribal Center. We will be celebrating maple sugar, garden planning, and all things spring! … Continue reading Spring Equinox Community Meal
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Tribal Council Meeting 5:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Tribal Chambers
Mar 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Tribal Council Meeting @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Tribal Chambers
The next Tribal Council Meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, March 20, 2019. The meeting will begin at 5:00 pm and take place in the Tribal Chambers. Enrolled Tribal Members are welcome and encouraged to … Continue reading Tribal Council Meeting
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Plaza 9 Movie – Early Afternoon Showing 12:00 pm
Plaza 9 Movie – Early Afternoon Showing @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Plaza 9 Movie - Early Afternoon Showing @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
Meskwaki Youth 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament 4:00 pm
Meskwaki Youth 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Gym
Mar 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Meskwaki Youth 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament @ Meskwaki Tribal Center - Gym
Meskwaki Youth Development Program will be hosting a Youth 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Friday, March 22nd. The tournament is for boys and girls in 3rd to 12th grade and will take place at the Tribal … Continue reading Meskwaki Youth 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
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Blood Pressure / Sugar Check 11:00 am
Blood Pressure / Sugar Check @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Blood Pressure / Sugar Check @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
Birthday Meal 12:00 pm
Birthday Meal @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Birthday Meal @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
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Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bingo @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
MSS Language Night 5:00 pm
MSS Language Night @ Meskwaki Settlement School
Mar 27 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
MSS Language Night @ Meskwaki Settlement School
Language Night at Meskwaki Settlement School on Wednesday, March 27th. 5:00 pm (Commons) – Kiwisenibeni – Soup, frybread, dessert and drinks 6:00 pm (HS Gym) – Kinimibeni – Regalia optional All activities will end by … Continue reading MSS Language Night
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Guest Speaker: Ashley Aylsworth, Health Educator 12:00 pm
Guest Speaker: Ashley Aylsworth, Health Educator @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Guest Speaker: Ashley Aylsworth, Health Educator @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
Craft Day 1:00 pm
Craft Day @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Craft Day @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
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Medicare Reimbursement Checks 11:00 am
Medicare Reimbursement Checks @ Meskwaki Senior Services
Mar 29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Medicare Reimbursement Checks @ Meskwaki Senior Services
 
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