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North Country’s Professional Symphony Performance

The Orchestra of Northern New York, the North Country’s Professional Symphony, will bring live music to SUNY Potsdam FRIDAY DECEMBER 15th at Hosmer Hall at 7:30 p.m. The Massena Central High School Auditorium will host them on SATURDAY DECEMBER 16th at 3 p.m. Cost is $23/adults, $19/seniors and $10/students. For more information call (315)267-2277

Housing Information Sharing Session

Come learn about ventilation, mold insurance and more at the Housing Information Sharing Session on SATURDAY DECEMBER 16th at the Tsi Snaihne Recreation Center from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Everyone is welcome, this is sponsored by The Akwesasne Community Settlement Trust. For more information call Corey at (518)944-8489

American Red Cross blood drive

The American Red Cross has scheduled a blood drive on MONDAY, DECEMBER 18th from Noon to 5:00 p.m. at the Diabetes Center for Excellence.  Call 1-800-RED-CROSS or go to to register


Do you have questions about Old Age Security, Canada pension, Social Insurance Numbers, or Employment Insurance? If so a Service Canada Representative will be in Akwesasne on TUESDAY DECEMBER 19th at the AAMB Employment Training Center from 9:30 a.m.-3:30 assist community members.  For more information call (613)575-2626


Carry Naloxone, an emergency medicine that prevents overdose death from opiate-based prescription painkillers and heroin.  A free training session will be held on THURSDAY DECEMBER 21st in the SRMT Health Services Training Room at 6:00 p.m. To register call (518)358-3141.

Christmas Cookie Creations

The A'nowar'ako:wa Arena will he having a Christmas Cookie Creations on THURSDAY DECEMBER 21st - FRIDAY DECEMBER 22nd from 8 a.m.-9 p.m.  There will also be Santa Clause story book readings, free public skating, face painting and vendors. For more information call (613)936-1583

Office of Vital Statistics representative

An Office of Vital Statistics representative will be at Iohahi:io in Tsi Snaihne on THURSDAY, DECEMBER 21st from 1-4 p.m. to accommodate community members who are unable to visit the office on Kawenoke. For more information call (613)575-2250 ext 1013

Community Holiday Dinner in Kawenoke

MCA will host three Community Holiday Dinners in the month of December. This provides community members with a free meal and an opportunity to visit with Chiefs and neighbors. The Last dinner will be held at the Kawenoke Recreation Center on THURSDAY DECEMBER 21st from 5-8 p.m.