October 14, 2015

Tim Zientek and housekeeping crew make Gathering more enjoyable for Tribal members

CPN Emergency Management Director, Tim Zientek, travelled 1,059 miles for the Potawatomi Gathering of Nations in Carter, Wisconsin. Along with Zientek in 2015, were CPN employees, […]
October 13, 2015

Q&A with 2015 Gathering of the Potawatomi Nations Head Woman Dancer Catherine Howell

Catherine Katie Howell, a 15-year old Tecumseh, Oklahoma resident, had the honor of being named head female dancer for the Gathering of Potawatomi Nations this year […]
October 12, 2015

FireLake Gifts featured item of the week: October 12-18, 2015

We’ve got some jewelry that makes great holiday gifts for that special someone in your life this week at FireLake Gift Shop, with earrings, bracelets, necklaces […]
October 8, 2015

A Whirlwind in Wisconsin – Attending the Potawatomi Gathering in Forest County

  The week we were in Forest Coun­ty Potawatomi Country went so fast because we were constantly kept busy by our hosts – learning the Native […]
October 7, 2015

Way Back Wednesday: Abram B. Burnett’s cane

Within the CHC’s ethnology collection is the cane of prominent Citizen Potawatomi leader and Burnett family patriarch Nan Wesh Mah [Abram B. Burnett], on long-term loan […]
October 7, 2015

Pokagon Band tribal member finds full time hobby after retirement

Each year at the Potawatomi Gathering of Nations, vendors set up booths just outside of the dance arena for attendees to buy gifts and handmade crafts. […]
October 6, 2015

It’s more than just survival: Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October

Begun in 1981 by the Coalition Against Domestic Violence, organizations around the country spend each October raising awareness of the scourge of domestic violence. In Pottawatomie […]
October 5, 2015

FireLake Gifts featured item of the week: October 5-11, 2015

This week’s featured items make great gifts for friends and family members wanting to show that Potawatomi Pride all year round. These handmade, beaded Potawatomi bracelets […]
October 5, 2015

FireLodge Tribal Youth update: October 2015

October begins with the Tribal youth program sponsoring “A Walk for Hope,” consisting of a 5k run and a one mile walk to help raise awareness […]