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You’re invited to United Way of the EUP’s Annual Giving Thanks Food Distribution Nov. 21, 10 a.m. -12 p.m., at LSSU Norris Center, Bud Cooper Gymnasium, 1000 Meridian in Sault Ste. Marie. 

This no-cost food distribution event was developed to help local families in need.  Please bring your own boxes or bags to carry out food.

Open to anyone needing a little extra to get them through the holiday. Registration begins at 10 a.m. (minimal information is collected in case of food recall, and to help us see where the greatest need is in our population).

UWEUP Giving Thanks Distribution Flyer

The Sault Tribe Language and Culture Division is canceling the Anishinaabe Kinoomaagewin (Teachings) Event in Munising this evening (Wednesday, Nov. 13) due to inclement weather conditions. Miigwech for your understanding.

Unit 1
Sault Ste. Marie:
Big Bear Arena (Ages 0-12)
Dec. 14, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Contact- Jill Lawson

Kinross Recreation Center
Dec. 7, 1 p.m.
Contact- DeeDee Frasure

Unit 2
DeTour Township Hall
Dec. 8, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Contact- Lisa Burnside

Hessel Tribal Center
Dec .14, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Contact- Lisa Burnside

LMAS District Health Department
Dec. 6, 6 – 8 p.m.
Contact- Lois Bryant
906‑293‑8181, ext. 73700

Unit 3
St. Ignace
Kewadin Shores Event Center
Dec. 15, 1 – 4 p.m.
Contact- Keith Massaway or Bridgette Sorenson
906‑322‑3802, Keith or 906‑430‑0536, Bridgette

Unit 4
Escanaba Civic Center, 225 N. 21st. Escanaba
Dec. 7, 12 – 3 p.m. (parents must pre-register children)
Contact- Darcy Morrow, 906‑298‑1888 or
Denise Chase, 906‑203‑2471
All kids must be accompanied by an adult.

Manistique Tribal Center
Dec. 8, 12 – 3 p.m. (parents must pre-register children)
Contacts- Darcy Morrow (906) 298-1888 or
Denise Chase (906) 203-2471
All kids must be accompanied by an adult.

Unit 4 & Unit 5
NMU – University Center
Dec. 21, 12 – 3 p.m. (ages 0-12) (parents must pre-register children)
Contact- Boyd Snyder, 906‑360‑9572 or
Kevin Tillison, 906‑235‑0959

Unit 5
Munising Tribal Center
Dec. 7, 1 – 3 p.m.
Contact- Jen Myers

Children’s Christmas Parties Flyer

Special Advisory Election Results 110719The Sault Tribe Special Advisory Election vote count was held Nov. 7, 2019. Unofficial results show candidate Betty Freiheit winning against fellow candidate Debra-Ann Pine, 1370 votes to 993 votes. 

Freiheit will fill the Unit I vacancy following the death of Unit I Director Denny McKelvie. The term ends June 25, 2020.

Fitness is a lifestyle

All-In-One Fitness Center presents a motivational evening with lifestyle coaches National Academy of Sports Medicine certified personal trainer Jasmine Perks and International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness pro Troy Brown on Nov. 15 at 6 p.m. in the Big Bear Area hospitality room. Open to the public and free admission.

Whether you are ready to start your fitness journey, need inspiration to continue on, or are at your peak level of fitness, this informal seminar will motivate you to become the best version of yourself.

Fitness speakers at Big Bear Flyer

Unit I, II, and III Holiday Party
Sault Kewadin Casino, Dec. 10 at 12 p.m.; doors open at 11 a.m.
To RSVP, please call 906‑635‑4971

Unit IV Holiday Parties
Manistique Area – Manistique Tribal Center, Dec. 5 at 6 p.m.
Escanaba Area – Island Casino, Dec.12 at 6 p.m.
To RSVP, please call Viola Neadow at 906‑341‑6993

Unit V Holiday Parties*
Munising Area – Munising Tribal Center
Nov. 14, 5 p.m.
Dec. 19, 5 p.m.
To RSVP, please call 906‑387‑2086 or 906‑451‑4572

*The Marquette Area party has already been held.

Holiday Party Flyer

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