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 […]
February 20, 2019

Beaded Rope Bracelets Class

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center is hosting a beaded rope bracelets class on February 20 from 1 to 5 p.m. Attendees will learn techniques […]
October 14, 2019

Oklahoma’s first Native American Day celebrated in October

Citizen Potawatomi Nation provides plenty of ways to appreciate and honor Native culture and history, on not only Native American Day but also every day.
November 21, 2019

Hownikan Podcast: November 2019

This episode explores a bit of the holiday season; a piece of craft work passed down through a family and a traditional Thanksgiving prayer in the Nishnabé language highlight ways to celebrate with loved ones. There’s also an update on the progress of CPN’s recycling program and a look at a unique extra task two employees take on once a year.
December 18, 2019

Holiday Half Apron Class

Learn how to make a holiday half apron with applique during a class at CPN's Cultural Heritage Center.
December 30, 2019

Finger Weaving Workshop

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center hosts a finger weaving workshop for youths 12 to 18 years old.
January 8, 2020

Tobacco Pouch Necklace Workshop

The CPN Cultural Heritage Center hosts a workshop on how to make a tobacco pouch necklace on January 8.
February 28, 2020

Traditional craftwork provides connection to Nishnabé culture

Kristy Phillips serves as a secondary educator at the Hannahville Indian School — Nah Tah Wahsh (Soaring Eagle) — teaching the Potawatomi language and Indigenous science. She also creates beautiful pieces of artwork, jewelry and more using traditional materials and methods through Neshnabkwewek run by her and her sister Kateri Phillips.