The Kitchi Miniss Annual Traditional Powwow is in Munising on Saturday, Aug. 8 at the Bay Furnace Campground (across from the Christmas Kewadin Casino) in Christmas, Mich. Free Admission. Public is invited.
Host Drum, Sturgeon Bay Singers
Invited Drums, Mukkwa Giizhik and Spirit Ridge
Head Veteran, Bill Perry
Head Female, Molly Matson
Head Male, Abraham Bouschor
Emcee, Joe Medicine
Arena Director, Glen Bressette Jr.
Firekeeper, Melvin Dunn
Grand Entry, 12 p.m. and 6 p.m. Feast at 4 p.m. Please bring a dish to pass. There will be a silent auction.
For more information, contact Katy Matson at 906-202-0026 or for vendors contact Dorothy Karr at 553-1920.
No dogs, drugs, or alcohol allowed.
Saving Abel headlining festival
SAULT STE. MARIE — The Superior Fest outdoor concert brings multiple rock music groups to Aune-Osborn Park in Sault Ste. Marie on Aug. 8, noon to about 11 p.m.
Appearances scheduled for the event include SAVING ABEL, Integrated System Of Machines, Lights Out Paris, Voodoo Theory, Tantrym Tyme, Power Slug, Hero's of Charlotte, Terry Talentino and Retro Troop.
The concert coincides with the weekend of the annual Downtown Sidewalk Sales, fishing tournament and car show.
Tickets available at the Kewadin Casino box office and www.Kewadin.com. Tickets are: adult general admission $25 and kids 15 and under $10.
If 1,000 tickets are sold, a 2001 Honda Shadow 750 motorcycle will be given away by drawing show ticket stubs!
Bring your own lawn chairs.
For more information, call Robin Cook of Superior Entertainment at 906-430-5242.
SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. - A regular meeting of the Sault Tribe Board of Directors will be held at the Kinross Recreation Center starting at 6 p.m. on Aug. 4. The meeting will be preceded by "Matters Raised by the Membership" from 4 to 6 p.m.
Resolutions on the agenda are: Budget: Education - YEA, Education-Community Based Science Activities, IndirectCost/Indirect Cost - Membership Services, Sanitation BE 12 G80, Sanitation BE 13 J11, IRR Roads Planning and IRR Roads Sugar Island Roads; Updating Tribal Purchasing Bid Policy; Reaffirming and Restating 401(k) Plan; Acceptance of Governmental Audit; Acceptance of 401k Audit; and Am Ch. 20: Bi-Monthly Catch Reporting.
Under new business the board will consider a committee appointment.
HAVE A VOICE!!
NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT
2015-2016 Anishnaabek Community and Family Services
LIHEAP Program Announcement
The ACFS Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program is available for your review. This program is designed to offset heating costs for tribal households in the tribe's seven-county service area. How we administer this program is partly determined by YOUR input.
If you have questions, please contact the Direct Service Case Manager in your area, or call 1-800-726-0093.
The plan is available August 10-14, 2015 for comment at the following ACFS locations:
2218 Shunk Rd., Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
1140 N. State St., St. Ignace, MI 49781
5698 W. US Highway 2, Manistique, MI 49854
622 W. Superior, Munising, MI 49862
Ref: Notice of Public Hearing/ 2015-16 LIHEAP Plan
UPDATE: In case of rain, the Youth Powwow will be moved to the American Legion in Newberry.