Bozho nikanek (Hello friends) - I hope you can join your Potawatomi family and friends and attend one or more of the events below and otherwise celebrate our heritage and traditions. For any District #2-specific events that require an RSVP, please call my toll free number 866 961 6988 or email me at

Saturday, March 10, 2018

District #2 Meeting and Tour, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute (BCRI), 520 16th Street N, Birmingham, AL 35203. Tour at 10 am, meeting, with lunch, starting at 11 30 am, ending at 2 30 pm. From BRCI's website -- BCRI is a cultural and educational research center that promotes a comprehensive understanding and appreciation for the significance of civil rights developments in Birmingham with an increasing emphasis on the international struggle for universal human rights. BCRI is a living institution that views the lessons of the past as crucial to understanding our heritage and defining our future. Since opening its doors in 1992, BCRI has been visited by more than 2 million people from all 50 states and around the world. Visitors include adults, school children and students, families, researchers, and scholars. Please note that entrance fee and lunch costs will be covered by CPN. For more information on the venue, please visit Postcards will be mailed to CPN members within driving distance of Birmingham and, as always, even if you don't get a postcard you are welcome to join us if you RSVP timely! -- please RSVP to me at or to my toll free number at the bottom of this webpage.

Friday, June 29 through Sunday, July 1, 2018

Citizen Potawatomi Nation Family Reunion Festival.

Saturday, June 30, 2018

On-site voting for CPN government leaders.

Monday, July 30 through Saturday August 4, 2108

Gathering of the Potawatomi Nations. Hosted by the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation, Mayetta, Kansas. Details will be posted when available. This is a don't miss event!

Friday, October 5, 2018

Visit to the Archives of the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, NMAI Cultural Resources Center, 4220 Silver Hill Road, Suitland, Maryland 20746, tour 1 30 pm to 3 30 or 4 00 pm. We will have lunch before at Sweet Dee's, starting at 12 30. Sweet Dee's is in the Resource Center Complex. During the tour we will view our Potawatomi beadwork, applique, weavings, household goods and more. Tour space is limited; please reserve your spot today. There is no cost to participants for the tour or lunch.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Native American Heritage Day.