On WEDNESDAY AUGUST 2 AND AUGUST 9 the Tribal Council Work sessions that are scheduled have been cancelled, the next work session will take place Wednesday August 16 in the tribal council boardroom.
To have your community announcement aired on CKON, you can fax to our office 518-358-9456 or 613-575-2566; email to ; mail it to PO Box 1260, Akwesasne, NY 13655 or PO Box 1496, Cornwall, ON K6H-5V5 or drop it off at our studios on Hilltop Drive in Kanatakon.
Every Wednesday The Tri-District Elders have an elders day of cards, bingo and lunch. Sign up to be a member an enjoy outings, trips, gentle yoga and walking. For more information call (613)938-0477
The SRMT ECDP Head Start Program is looking for three and four year old children for the 2017/2018 school year. Children must be 3 by December 1, 2017. If you are interested please call the ECDP Head Start Program at (518)358-2988
On WEDNESDAY AUGUST 16 the Family Fun Color Run that was part of wellness week will take place at the Tewathahita walking trail. Registration is 4-5 p.m. run begins at 5 p.m.
On THURSDAY AUGUST 17 Tsiionkwanonsohte will be celebrating their 23rd anniversary. Travel Troupe members of the NNATC to share the social songs and dances, put on your best outfits moccasins and come join us. For more information please call Teresa at (613)932-1409
From AUGUST 17- SEPTEMBER 17 Dr. Forson will be away from the Akwesasne Medical Clinic. For more information please contact the Medical Clinic at (613)575-2341
On SATURDAY AUGUST 19 the St. Lawrence River Institute and OPG present a free family oriented environmental educational workshop about reptiles and amphibians. All ages are welcome and will begin at 10 a.m. at the Visitor’s Center in Massena.
On SATURDAY AUGUST 19 the Tri Town minor hockey will be hosting their 4th annual tubing event, registration is from 11 a.m. to Noon. The cost is $10 per person. It’s a 4 hour float down the river, beginning at the Tri town Arena in Winthrop. For more information please call Diane at (315)842-0596
On SUNDAY AUGUST 20 there will be a painting fundraiser for Colby Jacobs who is battling leukemia and travels to Vermont for Chemo. There will be 2 session one at 1 p.m. and one at 3 p.m. Cost is $45 American, includes all supplies. To register or for more information please call Carrie at (315)705-1130 or Tisha at (518)521-4595
On SUNDAY AUGUST 20 the Church of Assumption will hold their 162nd annual Redford picnic , events will start at 11:30 a.m. For more information please call (518)293-5169
On MONDAY AUGUST 21 the MCA will hold their Kanatakon District Meeting at the Kanatakon Recreation Center beginning at 6 p.m.
On THURSDAY AUGUST 24 the MCA will hold their General Meeting at the Kanatakon Recreation Center beginning at 6 p.m.
On SATURDAY AUGUST 26 CKON is sponsoring a Music in the Park at Generations Park in the Travis Soloman Lacrosse Box from Noon to 6 p.m. Cost is $3 per person and $5 per couple. Music by Oshier Country, Rez Pony and the SidePiece Blues Band.
Iohahi:io is taking applications for high school diploma and upgrading classes as well as Literacy and basic Skills, to apply complete an application, a release of information form, membership confirmation, high school transcripts and copy of your status card. For more informationI please call (613)575-2754
On THURSDAY AUGUST 17 The OVS Office will have a representative at Iohahi:io in Tsi Snaihne from 1-4 p.m. This is to accommodate any community members who are unable to visit the office at CIA 3. To help us better serve you or for more information please call (613)575-2250 xt 1013 for an appointment.
On THURSDAY AUGUST 17 the Akwesasne Death Benefits will be taking new Registrations at the Homemakers in Snye from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Registration is $10 per person but you must prepay four deaths for a total of $30.00.
On SATURDAY AUGUST 19 the 4th Annual Jordan Campbell Memorial Motorcycle Bike Run will take place at the ADK Riverside in St. Regis Falls, Run Leaves at Noon. Registration is $20 per bike which includes a meal. There will be lots of food, raffles and live music. Proceeds from this event will be donated to local charities. For more information please call (518)856-4018
On TUESDAY AUGUST 22 the EPA will hold an open house information session to discuss the ongoing work activities at the Grasse River Superfund Site, at the Massena Town Hall from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Open houses are held monthly, dates and locations are yet to be determined.
On THURSDAY AUGUST 24 The OVS Office will have a representative at the Administration 1 in Kanakon from 1-4 p.m. This is to accommodate any community members who are unable to visit the office at CIA 3. To help us better serve you please call (613)575-2250 xt 1013 for an appointment or for more information.
On SATURDAY AUGUST 26 The 4th Annual Native American Cultural Fest will take place at 177 Stacy Road in Burke NY sponsored by The NNATC. Opening prayer at 10:15 a.m., dance performances at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., cost is $8.50 for seniors, $9 for adults, ages 6-16 $6, and under 5 free. For more information please call (518)483-1207.
On SATURDAY AUGUST 26 the Soaring Eagles Volleyball Club will be hosting a co-ed volleyball games at the Anowarako:wa Arena. Games begin at Noon for ages 7-11 and 12-15; these ages are free while teams ages 16 and over will be $60. There will be corn soup, fry bread, and taco in a bag a for $5 and Indian tacos for $10.Come join us for a fun day of volleyball!
On MONDAY AUGUST 28 the SRMT ACDP will be having a Celebrate Recovery: what are the 12 steps? This will be at the Office for the Aging in the sun room beginning at 6 p.m. This is a continuation of the series discussion. Everyone is welcome to attend.
On MONDAY AUGUST 28 There will be a discussion on the Entewatathawi process at the Kanatakon Recreation Center beginning at 6 p.m. For more information please call (613)575-2341.