June 22, 2018

Feathers as part of Potawatomi culture

Potawatomi use and wear plumage with honor and reverence. Tribal oral tradition says “the eagle delivers a message to the Creator that people on this earth […]
June 20, 2018

At your service: Tribal member-owned businesses help fuel local community, economy

Aaron and Jamie Hembree celebrated the opening of their downtown Shawnee, Oklahoma, coffee shop in November. The Gathering Place Coffee Co. is a lifetime dream for […]
June 19, 2018

Explore Potawatomi Country

Check out these family friendly activities while in town for the Family Reunion Festival!
June 18, 2018

What to expect while recording stories and history during Family Reunion Festival

Every year during the Family Reunion Festival, a few Citizen Potawatomi Nation employees set up cameras and invite all ages of Honored Family descendants to volunteer […]
June 14, 2018

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This month, Citizen Potawatomi Nation welcomes Potawatomi tribal members from across the United States to Tribal headquarters near Shawnee, Oklahoma, for the annual Family Reunion Festival. […]
June 13, 2018

Welcome to Oklahoma City

Enjoy a growing number of entertainment options offered in the Oklahoma City metro while attending the annual Family Reunion Festival. From whitewater rafting in the Boathouse […]
June 12, 2018

Mko Kno goes solo

Submitted by Jennifer Randell and Bree Dunham Everything is finally green and lush here in the river bottom after quite a reluctant start to spring. The […]
June 11, 2018

Marcia Bendo releases album of contemporary Native American flute songs

“I play with emotion, and I do sense the person who is supposedly speaking through this song, their pain or their emotion, and it is very […]
June 8, 2018

Keep your cool in summer heat

Submitted by Crystal Marcum, CPN Health Services  public health nurse Beat the heat and sun • Drink plenty of water, even if you don’t feel thirsty. It […]