April 11, 2019

Community Garden Work Party

Join the Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Cultural Heritage Center for the Citizen Potawatomi Nation‘s community garden work parties held every Tuesday from 2:30 – 4 p.m. and every […]
March 29, 2019

Vietnam Veterans Day commemorated March 29

More than 250 Citizen Potawatomi served during the Vietnam War. To date, it was the largest enlistment of the Citizen Potawatomi for any conflict involving the U.S.
March 20, 2019

Applique (Two Needle) Beadwork Workshop

In this workshop, you will learn how to make applique beadwork using the two needle technique. There are only 10 spots available for the class, so […]
November 14, 2018

Dream Warriors give hope to troubled Natives through music

A group of five musicians from Dream Warriors Management stopped at Citizen Potawatomi Nation this September. During their national “Heal It” tour, they performed for thousands […]
November 14, 2018

Museum staff wins plaudits, awards for rejuvenated Cultural Heritage Center exhibition

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center reopened its doors more than 10 months ago, revealing a museum that is hardly recognizable to the one destroyed […]
November 12, 2018

Cultural Heritage Center remembers Tribal member’s service

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center regularly honors and recognizes Tribal servicemen and women. It recently revealed this year’s honored veteran case, highlighting CPN tribal […]
September 7, 2018

The United States’ handling of the “Indian problem”

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center’s treaty gallery features several documents that defined Tribal relationships with the government, including peace, reservation and removal treaties. The […]
June 28, 2018

Heritage Center offers culture, history during Festival

Tribal members and families can experience the recently renovated Cultural Heritage Center during Family Reunion Festival 2018. In January, the CHC wrapped up nearly four years […]
May 24, 2018

CHC’s section three provides glimpse into pre-European contact lifeways

Before French explorer Jean Nicolet introduced colonialism to the Potawatomi in the 17th century, its society interlaced a respect for nature, an emphasis on community and […]