• Winter Pow Wow
  • Turkey Toms
  • Beadwork 1
  • SI Ferry
  • Smoked Fish
  • Beadwork 2

Keith Smith will be holding Traditional Medicine Clinic hours:

March 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 28, 29
Sault Ste. Marie
Peggy Holappa 632-0220
Kim Vallier 632-0236

March 7

March 14

March 21

For Traditional Medicine Program information, please call 906-632-0236, 632-0220 or 632-5210.

Sault Tribe Housing Authority’s annual performance report under NAHASDA funding will be available for review at the Housing Office at 154 Parkside Drive, Kincheloe, MI, beginning Feb. 22, 2017. We ask that all Sault Tribe members assist us in the review by commenting on the outcome for each goal reported in this report.

You can comment by calling Joni Talentino, director, at Sault Tribe Housing Authority at 906-495-5555 or by sending a fax to 906-495-5891. You may also send your comments in writing to Sault Tribe Housing Authority, Joni Talentino, APR/IHP FY 2016 Comments 154 Parkside Drive, Kincheloe, MI 49788.

Comments must be submitted no later than March 3, 2017. All comments will be included in the report under Section 13: Public Availability (4). The completed report is forwarded to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Your participation is greatly appreciated.

Soup and sandwiches with dessert and drink included for $6 on Thursday, Feb. 23, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the health center auditorium!

Sandwich selection: Egg salad, chicken, tuna and ham. Soup options: macaroni, potato, vegetable beef, pea and chili.

Sponsored by Sault Tribe elders of Unit I. All Proceeds used for elders' activities.

A spaghetti benefit dinner for Candace Dennis to help with medical and travel expenses is set for Tuesday, Feb. 28, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Moose Lodge in Munising.

Donations accepted for dinners, also featuring a bake sale and silent auction.

Please come join us! 

Sponsored by the Munising Tribal Health Center, Eden Lutheran Church and Moose Lodge.

A series of classes on sewing, feather work, bead work, and regalia accessories for those that have not had regalia will begin with an information meeting on Thursday, March 8 at 6 p.m., Newberry Health Center. Classes will then be held on Thursdays from 6 to 7:30 p.m.  March 15 through May 10.
March 15 Patterns and material consultation for boys
March 22 Patterns and material consultation for girls
March 28-30 Regalia camp, Mary Murray Culture Camp
To be determined: Presentation and N8VE Fitness with Michelle Reed
April 6 Song recognition and dance from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
April 12 Song recognition and dance from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
April 21-23 Regalia Camp, Mary Murray Culture Camp
April 28-30 Regalia Camp, Mary Murray Culture Camp
We do have a stipend amount for 20 participants through the Sault Tribe Good Health and Wellness in Indian Country Grant.
A parent or family friend that can sew must attend at least one sewing camp with participant. Parents or guardian must also attend the initial sign up meeting on March 8. Transportation will be provided by YEA, you will need to contact you YEA Coordinator to sign up.
Please contact the Mary Murray Culture Camp Coordinator Jackie Minton at 906-635-6050 ext. 26144 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for any additional information.

Regalia Making Flyer.pdf

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. - A regular meeting of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians Board of Directors will be held at the Kewadin Shores Casino in St. Ignace starting at 6 p.m. on Feb. 21. The meeting will be preceded by “Matters Raised by the Membership” from 4 to 6 p.m.

Resolutions on the agenda are: Amended Partial Waiver; MIEA Delegate and MIEA President; MIEA Delegate Appointment; National Indian Gaming Association 2017; Authorize Contract Judicial Building; Approving Special Counsel Contract; Approving Contract Butzel, Long, P.C.; Approving Contract Plunkett Cooney, P.C.; Approving Special Counsel Contract Alexis Lambros; Approving Contract Frost Brown Todd, LLC; Budgets: GLRI Adaptive Management, Health Center - Medical/Nursing and Manistique Health Center; Amending Ch. 20: Co-Captain Regulations and Amending Res. 2017-20 - Ch.43 Tax Code (2).

Under new business is March 7 and 21 Meeting Change, and Board Concerns.

February 21 Resolutions.pdf

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