Calendar Mon., Feb. 4, 2019

  • Senior fitness class is this morning at 10:45 at the Senior Center. Participants are invited to eat brunch after – today they are having ­­­ vegetable lentil soup, crackers and fresh fruit.
  • The Warm Springs Native Aspirations Prevention Coalition will hold its monthly meeting today at noon at the Emergency Management Building.
  • Today’s Warm Springs Fitness activities include: noon hoops at the gym; Functional Fitness class at 12:10 in the aerobics room; PIYO at 12:10 at the clinic atrium; and Women’s open gym this evening from 6-7:50.
  • There is Women’s Prayer Group at the Presbyterian Church from 12:15-12:45 today. All women are welcome.
  • Warm Springs Community Health at the Health & Wellness Center has a Behavior Health Clinic every Monday and Friday, walk-in appointments are available between 1 and 5pm. Services available include screenings, assessments, crisis intervention, and referrals to seek mental health and medical care, substance abuse treatment or other community resources. Children, adolescents and adults are welcome.
  • The Vocational Rehabilitation Program will have an orientation session today at 3:00 in the Culture & Heritage Building conference room, 2nd Those who cannot make it to one of the scheduled weekly sessions, call 541-553-4952 to  request a one-on-one orientation.
  • Aglow Bible Study is this evening at High Lookee Lodge from 6:15-7:30. Everyone is welcome.

Tuesday 2/5

  • A Pathways Home Native Home Ownership Course will start up tomorrow. It will be held on Tuesday evenings from 5:30-7:30 at the Tribal Credit Enterprise for 7 weeks. This course is required for anyone in the IDA Program for home ownership. Anyone interested may attend to learn about financing, purchasing and maintaining a home.
  • The Simnasho District meeting to update district members on Kah-nee-ta is tomorrow at the Simnasho Longhouse. Dinner will start at 6pm with the meeting at 7pm.

Wednesday 2/6

  • The Central Oregon Farm Fair & Trade Show is Wednesday & Thursday 9am-4:30 both days at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds. It is free and open to the public.
  • The Meth & Opiate Work Group will host a Tribal Council Candidates forum on Wednesday at the Agency Longhouse. Dinner is at 5:30, the forum at 6:30. All candidates for all three districts have been invited. KWSO will broadcast this forum.
  • The first Little Miss Warm Springs meeting of the year is Wednesday in the Community Center Social Hall. Join Anita Davis for a session goal setting from 6-7:30pm.

The Warm Springs Washanaksha Cultural Coalition is seeking grant applications for 2019. Grant funding supports the arts and heritage. Packets can be downloaded at Applications close on February 11 at 5pm. FMI: Tamera Moody at the Museum at Warm Springs.

The Warm Springs Elder’s Council will hold an Agency District Candidate’s Night February 12 at 5:30 at the Museum.

The Warm Springs Tribal Council Election will take place on April 4th. All candidates are invited to submit a written statement and photo to the Spilyay Tymoo for its upcoming Candidate’s Edition. Drop them off at the Media Center or email to David dot McMechan at WS Tribes dot org. Candidates are also asked to take part in interviews for KWSO’s Candidates Programs that will begin airing in March. Contact Brutis Baez or Liz Smith at KWSO to schedule an interview.