Wednesday June 23

REGISTRATIONDAY AND TIMEEVENT/PROGRAM
Live - RegisterJune 23 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.Family History & Research Webinar
Live - RegisterJune 23 2 - 3 p.m.Children's Language Class
Live - RegisterJune 23 4 - 5 p.m.Adults' Language Class
Live - RegisterJune 23 6 - 7 p.m.Regalia, Powwow Dancing & More

Thurday June 24

REGISTRATIONDAY AND TIMEEVENT/PROGRAM
Live - RegisterJune 24 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.Aviary Tour
Live - RegisterJune 24 12 - 1 p.m.Department of Education Q&A
Live - RegisterJune 24 2 - 3 p.m.Children's Language Class
Live - RegisterJune 24 4 --5 p.m.Adults' Language Class

Friday June 25

REGISTRATIONDAY AND TIMEEVENT/PROGRAM
Live - RegisterJune 25 10 - 11 a.m.Sage Teaching
Live - RegisterJune 25 2 - 3 p.m.Children's Language Class
Live - RegisterJune 25 4 - 5 p.m.Adults' Language Class
Live - RegisterJune 25 6 - 8 p.m.Craft Class - Moccasins - Purchase craft kit

Saturday June 26

REGISTRATIONDAY AND TIMEEVENT/PROGRAM
Live - RegisterJune 26 9 - 10 a.m.Journey of Building Regalia
Live - RegisterJune 26 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.Craft Class - Applique
Live - RegisterJune 26 12 - 1 p.m.Family History & Research Webinar
Live - RegisterJune 26 6 - 7 p.m.Virtual Bingo

Sunday June 27

REGISTRATIONDAY AND TIMEEVENT/PROGRAM
Live - RegisterJune 27 9 - 11 a.m.Mno Waben (Good Morning) Session

Monday June 28

REGISTRATIONDAY AND TIMEEVENT/PROGRAM
Live - RegisterJune 28 10 - 11 a.m.Four Sisters Teaching
Live - RegisterJune 28 11:30 - 12:30Potawatomi History Presentation - Trail of Death
Live - RegisterJune 28 3 - 4 p.m.Dance & Powwow Etiquette

Tuesday June 29

REGISTRATIONDAY AND TIMEEVENT/PROGRAM
Live - RegisterJune 29 1 - 2 p.m.Tobacco Teaching
Live - RegisterJune 29 2 - 3 p.m.FireLodge Children & Family Services Presentation
Live - RegisterJune 29 3 - 4 p.m.Presentation from Miss Potawatomi

History

Family History & Research Webinar – Session 1
Wednesday, June 23 from 11 a.m. to noon

Learning about Potawatomi history, culture and genealogy is easier than ever before! Tune in to hear from Cultural Heritage Center staff as they lead an informational session on conducting Potawatomi research through new, online resources. See More >>
Family History & Research Webinar – Session 2
Saturday, June 26 from noon to 1 p.m.

Learning about Potawatomi history, culture and genealogy is easier than ever before! Tune in to hear from Cultural Heritage Center staff as they lead an informational session on conducting Potawatomi research through new, online resources. See More >>
Potawatomi History Presentation – George Winter
Citizen Potawatomi Nation's Cultural Heritage Center Curator Blake Norton and Director Dr. Kelli Mosteller lead a lecture about George Winter, an English artist who captured sketches and paintings of the Potawatomi before and during removal. See More >>
Potawatomi History Presentation – Waubaunsee
Enjoy a lecture by CHC Curator Blake Norton on Potawatomi leader Wabaunsee. Wabaunsee, born Nakses, was a powerful and influential headman among the Potawatomi, Odawa and Ojibwe villages of Illinois and Indiana. See More >>
Potawatomi History Presentation – Trail of Death
Monday, June 28 from 11:30 a.m. to noon

The CPN Department of Education developed a lesson plan for educators and school districts to assist with teaching about the Trail of Death, the forced removal of the Potawatomi. Join the staff for a session highlighting the lesson as well as ask questions. See More >>
Virtual Festival Kickoff
The annual Family Reunion Festival of Citizen Potawatomi Nation is a celebration of Native culture for the Citizen Potawatomi Nation. Check out this video for the highlights of the week ahead. See More >>

Cultural

Cooking Demonstration
June is De'mengises (Strawberry Moon), which is the perfect time to take advantage of fresh, delicious berries. Check out this cooking demonstration to learn how to use a variety of berries to create a tasty, sweet reduction that goes great on ice cream, cakes and more. See More >>
Mno Waben (Good Morning) Session
Get your morning or week off to a great start by watching the Mno Waben session that features Potawatomi songs, an overview of a traditional morning ceremony and more. See More >>
Dance & Powwow Etiquette
Tuesday, June 28 from 3-4 p.m.

In this informational session, hear from CPN members about powwow etiquette, dancing and more. See More >>
Tobacco Teaching
Tuesday, June 29 from 1-2 p.m.

Widoktadwen Gtegan (Community Garden) staff will discuss the history and traditions regarding one of the four Potawatomi sacred medicines: tobacco. See More >>
Four Sisters Teaching
Monday, June 28 from 10-11 a.m.

Widoktadwen Gtegan (Community Garden) staff will discuss the history and traditions regarding the Four Sisters: corn, beans, squash and sunflowers. See More >>
Craft Class – Applique
Saturday, June 26 from 10 a.m. to noon

Join CPN member and artisan Gayla Mosteller for a step-by-step class on creating applique, which can be used in many regalia projects, including shawls, skirts, aprons and more. See More >>
Journey of Building Regalia
Saturday, June 26 from 9-10 a.m.

CPN member Lyle Simmons welcomes others to join his informational session that covers the basics of starting regalia, expectations and best practices. At the end of the class, there will be an opportunity for Q&As to help others with beginning their regalia-making journeys. See More >>
Craft Class – Moccasins
Friday, June 25 from 6-8 p.m.

Learn how to make moccasins from CPN member and artist Lakota Pochedley. Class will include making miniature moccasins, which will cover all the steps required to make any size.

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation gift shop is selling moccasin kits so participants can make a pair while they follow along with the class. See More >>
Craft Class – Peyote Stitch
Wanting to learn how to Peyote Stitch? This class is friendly for learners of all ages!

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation gift shop is selling beading kits so participants can make a piece while they follow along with the class. Purchase one now! See More >>
Sage Teaching
Friday, June 25 from 10-11 a.m.

Widoktadwen Gtegan (Community Garden) staff will discuss the importance of sage, one of the four sacred medicines, best practices and more. See More >>
Regalia, Powwow Dancing & More
Wednesday, June 23 from 6-7 p.m.

Join Citizen Potawatomi Nation members from across the United States for an informational and interactive session regarding making regalia, powwow dancing, traditions, best practices and more. See More >>

Language

Mno Waben (Good Morning) Session
Get your morning or week off to a great start by watching the Mno Waben session that features Potawatomi songs, an overview of a traditional morning ceremony and more. See More >>
Adults’ Language Class – June 25
Friday, June 25 from 4-5 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for adults. See More >>
Children’s Language Class – June 25
Friday, June 25 from 2-3 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for children. See More >>
Adults’ Language Class – June 24
Thursday, June 24 from 4-5 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for adults. See More >>
Children’s Language Class – June 24
Thursday, June 24 from 2-3 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for children. See More >>
Adults’ Language Class – June 23
Wednesday, June 23 from 4-5 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for adults. See More >>
Children’s Language Class – June 23
Wednesday, June 23 from 2-3 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for children. See More >>

Tours

Virtual 360 Cultural Heritage Center Tour
Can’t make it to the Cultural Heritage Center in person? Experience the CHC and its offerings through a virtual, 360 tour. See More >>
Aviary Tour
Thursday, June 24 from 11 a.m. to noon

Take a virtual tour of the CPN Eagle Aviary and learn about the important work staff are doing to protect one of the most important and sacred animals to the Potawatomi people. Staff will be on-hand to answer questions and give an overview of the Aviary's mission. See More >>

Live Events

Virtual bingo
Saturday, June 26 from 6-7 p.m.

Join CPN member and employee Paige Willett for a fun evening of virtual bingo! Playing online is fun and easy with the chance to win prizes. See More >>
Department of Education Q&A
Thursday, June 24 from noon to 1 p.m.

CPN Department of Education staff invites CPN members to join them for an informational session on the resources available to students across the United States, including advising, scholarships and more. See More >>
Dance & Powwow Etiquette
Tuesday, June 28 from 3-4 p.m.

In this informational session, hear from CPN members about powwow etiquette, dancing and more. See More >>
Presentation from Miss Potawatomi
Tuesday, June 29 from 3-4 p.m.

Hear from CPN member and Miss Potawatomi Kateri Phillips about her role representing all Potawatomi across Turtle Island. See More >>
Firelodge Children & Family Services Presentation
Tuesday, June 29 from 2-3 p.m.

Learn about the amazing work CPN’s Firelodge Children & Family Services does to protect Citizen Potawatomi children and elders as well as foster and adoption opportunities. See More >>
Tobacco Teaching
Tuesday, June 29 from 1-2 p.m.

Widoktadwen Gtegan (Community Garden) staff will discuss the history and traditions regarding one of the four Potawatomi sacred medicines: tobacco. See More >>
Four Sisters Teaching
Monday, June 28 from 10-11 a.m.

Widoktadwen Gtegan (Community Garden) staff will discuss the history and traditions regarding the Four Sisters: corn, beans, squash and sunflowers. See More >>
Craft Class – Applique
Saturday, June 26 from 10 a.m. to noon

Join CPN member and artisan Gayla Mosteller for a step-by-step class on creating applique, which can be used in many regalia projects, including shawls, skirts, aprons and more. See More >>
Journey of Building Regalia
Saturday, June 26 from 9-10 a.m.

CPN member Lyle Simmons welcomes others to join his informational session that covers the basics of starting regalia, expectations and best practices. At the end of the class, there will be an opportunity for Q&As to help others with beginning their regalia-making journeys. See More >>
Craft Class – Moccasins
Friday, June 25 from 6-8 p.m.

Learn how to make moccasins from CPN member and artist Lakota Pochedley. Class will include making miniature moccasins, which will cover all the steps required to make any size.

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation gift shop is selling moccasin kits so participants can make a pair while they follow along with the class. See More >>
Adults’ Language Class – June 25
Friday, June 25 from 4-5 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for adults. See More >>
Children’s Language Class – June 25
Friday, June 25 from 2-3 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for children. See More >>
Adults’ Language Class – June 24
Thursday, June 24 from 4-5 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for adults. See More >>
Sage Teaching
Friday, June 25 from 10-11 a.m.

Widoktadwen Gtegan (Community Garden) staff will discuss the importance of sage, one of the four sacred medicines, best practices and more. See More >>
Aviary Tour
Thursday, June 24 from 11 a.m. to noon

Take a virtual tour of the CPN Eagle Aviary and learn about the important work staff are doing to protect one of the most important and sacred animals to the Potawatomi people. Staff will be on-hand to answer questions and give an overview of the Aviary's mission. See More >>
Regalia, Powwow Dancing & More
Wednesday, June 23 from 6-7 p.m.

Join Citizen Potawatomi Nation members from across the United States for an informational and interactive session regarding making regalia, powwow dancing, traditions, best practices and more. See More >>
Adults’ Language Class – June 23
Wednesday, June 23 from 4-5 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for adults. See More >>
Children’s Language Class – June 23
Wednesday, June 23 from 2-3 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for children. See More >>

Live Events

Virtual bingo
Saturday, June 26 from 6-7 p.m.

Join CPN member and employee Paige Willett for a fun evening of virtual bingo! Playing online is fun and easy with the chance to win prizes. See More >>
Cooking Demonstration
June is De'mengises (Strawberry Moon), which is the perfect time to take advantage of fresh, delicious berries. Check out this cooking demonstration to learn how to use a variety of berries to create a tasty, sweet reduction that goes great on ice cream, cakes and more. See More >>
Mno Waben (Good Morning) Session
Get your morning or week off to a great start by watching the Mno Waben session that features Potawatomi songs, an overview of a traditional morning ceremony and more. See More >>
Department of Education Q&A
Thursday, June 24 from noon to 1 p.m.

CPN Department of Education staff invites CPN members to join them for an informational session on the resources available to students across the United States, including advising, scholarships and more. See More >>
Family History & Research Webinar – Session 1
Wednesday, June 23 from 11 a.m. to noon

Learning about Potawatomi history, culture and genealogy is easier than ever before! Tune in to hear from Cultural Heritage Center staff as they lead an informational session on conducting Potawatomi research through new, online resources. See More >>
Family History & Research Webinar – Session 2
Saturday, June 26 from noon to 1 p.m.

Learning about Potawatomi history, culture and genealogy is easier than ever before! Tune in to hear from Cultural Heritage Center staff as they lead an informational session on conducting Potawatomi research through new, online resources. See More >>
Dance & Powwow Etiquette
Tuesday, June 28 from 3-4 p.m.

In this informational session, hear from CPN members about powwow etiquette, dancing and more. See More >>
Potawatomi History Presentation – George Winter
Citizen Potawatomi Nation's Cultural Heritage Center Curator Blake Norton and Director Dr. Kelli Mosteller lead a lecture about George Winter, an English artist who captured sketches and paintings of the Potawatomi before and during removal. See More >>
Potawatomi History Presentation – Waubaunsee
Enjoy a lecture by CHC Curator Blake Norton on Potawatomi leader Wabaunsee. Wabaunsee, born Nakses, was a powerful and influential headman among the Potawatomi, Odawa and Ojibwe villages of Illinois and Indiana. See More >>
Presentation from Miss Potawatomi
Tuesday, June 29 from 3-4 p.m.

Hear from CPN member and Miss Potawatomi Kateri Phillips about her role representing all Potawatomi across Turtle Island. See More >>
Firelodge Children & Family Services Presentation
Tuesday, June 29 from 2-3 p.m.

Learn about the amazing work CPN’s Firelodge Children & Family Services does to protect Citizen Potawatomi children and elders as well as foster and adoption opportunities. See More >>
Tobacco Teaching
Tuesday, June 29 from 1-2 p.m.

Widoktadwen Gtegan (Community Garden) staff will discuss the history and traditions regarding one of the four Potawatomi sacred medicines: tobacco. See More >>
Virtual 360 Cultural Heritage Center Tour
Can’t make it to the Cultural Heritage Center in person? Experience the CHC and its offerings through a virtual, 360 tour. See More >>
Potawatomi History Presentation – Trail of Death
Monday, June 28 from 11:30 a.m. to noon

The CPN Department of Education developed a lesson plan for educators and school districts to assist with teaching about the Trail of Death, the forced removal of the Potawatomi. Join the staff for a session highlighting the lesson as well as ask questions. See More >>
Four Sisters Teaching
Monday, June 28 from 10-11 a.m.

Widoktadwen Gtegan (Community Garden) staff will discuss the history and traditions regarding the Four Sisters: corn, beans, squash and sunflowers. See More >>
Craft Class – Applique
Saturday, June 26 from 10 a.m. to noon

Join CPN member and artisan Gayla Mosteller for a step-by-step class on creating applique, which can be used in many regalia projects, including shawls, skirts, aprons and more. See More >>
Journey of Building Regalia
Saturday, June 26 from 9-10 a.m.

CPN member Lyle Simmons welcomes others to join his informational session that covers the basics of starting regalia, expectations and best practices. At the end of the class, there will be an opportunity for Q&As to help others with beginning their regalia-making journeys. See More >>
Craft Class – Moccasins
Friday, June 25 from 6-8 p.m.

Learn how to make moccasins from CPN member and artist Lakota Pochedley. Class will include making miniature moccasins, which will cover all the steps required to make any size.

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation gift shop is selling moccasin kits so participants can make a pair while they follow along with the class. See More >>
Adults’ Language Class – June 25
Friday, June 25 from 4-5 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for adults. See More >>
Children’s Language Class – June 25
Friday, June 25 from 2-3 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for children. See More >>
Craft Class – Peyote Stitch
Wanting to learn how to Peyote Stitch? This class is friendly for learners of all ages!

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation gift shop is selling beading kits so participants can make a piece while they follow along with the class. Purchase one now! See More >>
Adults’ Language Class – June 24
Thursday, June 24 from 4-5 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for adults. See More >>
Children’s Language Class – June 24
Thursday, June 24 from 2-3 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for children. See More >>
Sage Teaching
Friday, June 25 from 10-11 a.m.

Widoktadwen Gtegan (Community Garden) staff will discuss the importance of sage, one of the four sacred medicines, best practices and more. See More >>
Aviary Tour
Thursday, June 24 from 11 a.m. to noon

Take a virtual tour of the CPN Eagle Aviary and learn about the important work staff are doing to protect one of the most important and sacred animals to the Potawatomi people. Staff will be on-hand to answer questions and give an overview of the Aviary's mission. See More >>
Regalia, Powwow Dancing & More
Wednesday, June 23 from 6-7 p.m.

Join Citizen Potawatomi Nation members from across the United States for an informational and interactive session regarding making regalia, powwow dancing, traditions, best practices and more. See More >>
Virtual Festival Kickoff
The annual Family Reunion Festival of Citizen Potawatomi Nation is a celebration of Native culture for the Citizen Potawatomi Nation. Check out this video for the highlights of the week ahead. See More >>
Adults’ Language Class – June 23
Wednesday, June 23 from 4-5 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for adults. See More >>
Children’s Language Class – June 23
Wednesday, June 23 from 2-3 p.m.

Join CPN Language Department staff for a fun, interactive Potawatomi language class for children. See More >>