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The following committees have vacant seats. Sault Tribe members interested in filling these vacancies should submit one letter of intent and three letters of recommendation from other members to Joanne Carr or Linda Grossett, 523 Ashmun St., Sault Ste. Marie MI 49783. Call (906) 635-6050 with any questions.

Anishinaabe Cultural Committee – six vacancies –three males (4-year term), three female (4-year term)

Child Welfare Committee – three vacancies (4-year term)

Election Committee – five vacancies (4-year term)

Higher Education Committee – Two vacancies (4-year term)

Health Board – five vacancies (4-year term)

Housing Commission – three vacancies - Unit 1 (4-year term), Unit –3 (4-year term) Unit 5- (4-year term)

Special Needs/Enrollment Committee – five vacancies (2-year term)

Conservation Committee – four vacancies – Inland (4-year terms), four vacancies-fisheries (4-year terms)


Elder Advisory Committee

Unit I – Sault (4-year term), one regular vacancy and one alternate vacancy

Unit II – Hessel (4-year term), one alternate vacancy

Unit II – Newberry (4-year term), one alternate vacancy

Unit III – St. Ignace (4-year term), one alternate vacancy

Unit IV – Escanaba (4-year term) one regular vacancy

Unit V – Munising (4-year term), one alternate vacancy

 Unit V – Marquette (4-year term), one alternate vacancy


Elder Subcommittees

Unit I – Sault (4-year terms), two regular seat vacancy, two alternate seat vacancies

Unit ll – Hessel (4-year terms), two regular seat vacancies, one alternate vacancy

Unit III – St. Ignace (4-year term), one alternate seat vacancy

Unit IV – Escanaba (4-year term), three regular seat vacancies

Unit V – Munising (4-year term), three regular seat vacancies

Unit V – Marquette (4-year term), one regular seat vacancy, one alternate seat vacancy

Snowshoe Moonwalk
Jan. 30, 4-6 p.m.
Join us for a stroll on the Big Bear Nature Trail with refreshments to follow.
Free Event and Equipment Rentals!
Register by calling Community Health at 632-5210.
Hosted by the Sault Tribe Wellness Collaborative.

See attached flyer for more information.

Snowshoe Moonwalk Flyer

Due to low registration, the Traditional Medicine Program, “Historic Trauma Cause and Effect and How We Can Heal Now,” scheduled for Jan. 18, 2020, in Gwinn, is canceled and will be rescheduled for a Saturday in March.

Hessel basket making class with Sarah and Josh Homminga. Feb. 1 & 2 at the Hessel Community Center. Saturday 10-5 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. - finish. Sign up today. Class is FREE. Class size is limited. To reserve your spot, call (906) 430-5551 (leave your name and phone number.)

Hessel Basket Making Class Flyer

The March 17, 2020, Board of Directors meeting has been changed to March 24, 2020.  The meeting location will still be in Manistique, Mich.

Caring For Our Elders Powwow is on Saturday, March 28, at the Escanaba Senior High School starting at 11 a.m. A spiritual gathering is planned for that Friday, March 27. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/413467199465594/.

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