July 10, 2013

The Potawatomi Dictionary

Learning a new language is difficult in any situation, especially when the language isn’t widely spoken. Tools like classes, dictionaries and labeling of everyday objects can […]
July 9, 2013

Boursaw and Carney win legislative elections

Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal members recently had the opportunity to vote in the 2013 elections. Incumbent Eva Marie Carney won the District 2 election and challenger […]
July 3, 2013

Day of Champions Camp brings Huepel coaches, youth to Citizen Potawatomi Nation

Josh and Ken Huepel, along with other top NFL and collegiate players and coaches, brought the Day of Champions camp to Shawnee to work with local […]
July 3, 2013

Roselius, Zientek take first at Citizen Potawatomi Nation powwow

Two Potawatomi Leadership Program counselors took first place in the Men’s and Women’s dance contest at the CPN Family Reunion Festival powwow. Austen Roselius won first […]
July 1, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation Family Reunion Festival brings thousands to Shawnee

More than 5,000 people from 39 states descended on the town of Shawnee the weekend of June 28-30 to celebrate their Citizen Potawatomi Nation heritage. The annual […]
June 28, 2013

Basic phrases for Festival

With the start of festival, attendees are encouraged to try and use some Potawatomi words while visiting the various activities taking place this weekend. Below are […]
June 24, 2013

CPN Family Reunion Festival offers up language, culture

The Family Reunion Festival hosts several language and cultural classes for adults and children. In addition to having the opportunity to meet with extended Potawatomi family, […]
June 24, 2013

Festival fashion: How to dress for the Family Reunion Festival

Of all of the activities taking place during the Family Reunion Festival, Grand Entry is among the most popular. Grand Entry happens at the powwow, which […]
June 24, 2013

Family Reunion Festival: What to know

The Family Reunion Festival is just around the corner and there are a few things you should know if you plan to attend. There are many […]