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

The 14th annual St. Ignace Family Fun Day will take place Saturday, March 4, from 12 to 2 p.m., at the Kewadin Shores Casino Tent Structure in St. Ignace. Local organizations and businesses will have tables with program information for parents and interactive activities for children.

Celebrate parenting awareness month - please join us in celebrating YOUR family and attend 2017 Family Fun Day!

Hot Dogs - Cupcake Walk - Ice Cream - Cotton Candy - Activities - Games - Prizes!

In Honor of Shirley Goudreau.

College Freshman and Sophomores! Free health professions opportunity! Apply by March 1.

Apply for the Summer Health Professions Education Program - SHPEP - a free six-week summer academic enrichment program for college freshmen and sophomores interested in careers in the health professions such as medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy and public health.

- Strengthen your skills in the basic sciences and math.
- Learn about the admissions process.
- Connect with other aspiring health professionals.
- Shadow health professionals in various settings.

Scholars who identify as American Indian will be provided additional opportunities to interact with the constituents of the University of Iowa Native American Council (NAC). There will be a welcome dinner as well as several luncheons with the American Indian faculty and staff to facilitate additional mentoring relationships. We will invite local elders and guests from the Meskwaki Nation to provide history and culture of the landscape. We will also connect the scholars with current American Indian undergraduate and graduate students on campus.

Application deadline: March 1, 2017
To apply or for more information, go to: medicine.uiowa.edu/shpep
For questions, contact 319-353-4490 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

SHPEP Flyer.pdf

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
Hessel
484-2727

March 14
Escanaba
786-2636

March 21
Munising
387-4721
866-401-0043

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.

© 2017 - Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians. All Rights Reserved.

Photo by Ken Bosma / CC BY