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July 2015

Support Groups

Community Health Representative

Nutrition Bingo – Friday, July 10, 10:30 to 11:30 @ ER;

Diabetic Group – Friday, July 24, 10:30 to 11:30 @ ER;

Knitting Group – Tuesdays, 6pm to 8pm @ Seniors Drop In Center;

Women’s Group- Friday, July 24, 5pm to 8pm @ Elder’s Residence

Anisinabemdaa:  Off for July & August

NNADAP

Recovery Group – Mondays, July 6, 13, 20 & 27th – 8:00pm to 9:00 @ Health Station;

Games Night – Thursdays, July 2, 9, 16 23, & 30th – 7pm to 9pm @ Elder’s Residence;

Potluck & Sharing Circle – Friday, June 19, -5pm to 8pm @ Health Station;

Dinner & Movie – July 25th – 5pm @ Elder’s Residence;

Grief Support – July 8, 15, 22 & 29th  -1pm to 3pm @ Health Station  (Light Snacks provided)

Community Wellness Worker

Massage with Ellen – please contact Kelly if you are interested in an appointment;

June is:

  • Canada Day July 1st
  • National Drowning Prevention Week –  July 19 to July 25;
  • International Self-Care Day July 24th;
  • World Hepatitis Day – July 28th

Good Food Box Pick – July 8th @ Health Station, $20 Large & $10 Small, Contact Faith or Kellie to order

Health Care Providers

  • Community Health Nurse – Sue Siwik will be in Community  Friday July 17th – Tuesday July 21st & Thursday July 30th
  •  Foot Care – Esther will be here Tuesday, July 7th; call to confirm your appointment.
  • Psychologist- Dr. Connors is in every Thursday, please call 24hrs in advance if you’re unable to attend.
  • Dental Hygienist – Patricia Plumb will be in the Health Station Friday, July 3rd; call to make your appointment.

Elder’s Corner

  1. Community Luncheons every Friday @ Elder’s Residence – 12 to 2pm;
  2. Meals on Wheels delivered every Wednesday;
  3. Dinner & Movie – July 25th  5:00 pm  @ Elder’s Residence

Community Events

Community Kitchen – next session will be August…keep ears& eyes open for date;

Children’s Corner Reminder

Please be advised that there is NO Boys and Girls Group for July and August!!!

Daystar will be here August 10 – 14, 2015.  Registration Forms will be available in July!!!

Recreation Programs

Wasauksing First Nation Community Recreation Activator  Summer Program for Wasauksing Ball Park:

  • Monday Nights:     Men’s Fast Ball 6:30pm-11:00 pm
  • Tuesday Nights:    Minor Base Ball 5:00 pm – 7:30pm
  • Wednesday Nights:  Open
  • Thursday Nights:   Minor Base Ball 5:00 pm – 7:30pm
  • Friday Nights:        Mixed League 6:30 pm- 11:00pm

For a schedule of games, please contact Chuck Baker!!

Reminder to book the ball park through Community Recreation Activator Chuck Baker.

Committee Meetings

  1. Pow Wow Meeting – July 7, 14, 21 & 28   3:30pm to 5pm @ Health Station Meeting room;
  2. Health & Social Service Meeting – Tuesday, July 14th  3 to 5pm in Administration Meeting room

New members are welcomed

Volunteers Needed for Pow Wow Preparations

The Pow Wow Committee invites you to come and volunteer your time on July 29th & 30th to prepare the Pow Wow grounds.

Volunteers are needed for:

  1. Parking Directors;
  2. Security;
  3. Donation Collectors;
  4. Garbage Collectors;
  5. Transporting equipment;
  6. Cooks for the feast;
  7. Servers for the feast;
  8. Runners for Master of Ceremonies;
  9. Dancer registration;
  10. Hospitality workers;
  11. Assisting Elders;
  12. Fire Keepers;

Contact Kellie King or Maggie Tabobondung  @ 705-746-8022

2015 Water Walk – July 11th & 12th

A Planning Team has been meeting to organize a Water Walk from Wasauksing Swing Bridge to the Sacred Turtle at Shawanaga Landing.

Everyone is welcome to participate in some way: Volunteering; Donating – snacks, water, care takers, feast food; and zhoonya for gas.

If you are able to participated in some way contact Kellie King or Faith Pegahmagabow @ the Health Station 705-746-8022 or Sherrill Judge  at the Shawanaga Healing Center 705-366-2378.

The Water Walk is to honor the spirit of our waters and our role as Caretakers of Mother Earth.

HEALTH STATION MONTHLY DRAWS!!!!!!

Beginning July 1st, anyone who comes into the Health Station will be eligible to enter into the   monthly draw.

To enter, please sign in each time you come into the Health Station for programs and/or appointments.  Your name will be entered into the draw which will take place at the end of each month.

July 31st Draw is two North End Jacket sizes xl & xxl.  One is blue/grey the other is black/grey.

We look forward to seeing you!!!

Health Station Staff are ineligible for the monthly draws

August 2015

Support Groups

Community Health Representative

Nutrition Bingo –  please contact Faith for date

Diabetic Group – please contact Faith for date

Knitting Group – Tuesdays, 6pm to 8pm @ Seniors Drop In Center

Women’s Group- next scheduled session will take place in September!!!

Anisinabemdaa:  Off for July & August

NNADAP

Games Night – Thursdays, August 6,13,20, & 27 – 7pm to 9pm @ Elder’s Residence

Dinner & Movie – August 29th – 5pm @ Elder’s Residence

Grief Support – August 5,12,19, & 26th  -1pm to 3pm @ Health Station  (Light Snacks provided)

August is:

  • Civic Holiday – August 3rd
  • World Breastfeeding Week – Aug 1 to 7th
  • International Youth Day – August 12th
  • World Humanitarian Day – Aug 19th

Good Food Box Pick Up – August 23rd @ Health Station, $20 Large & $10 Small, Contact Faith or Kellie to order

Health Care Providers

Community Health Nurse – Sue Siwik will be in community Aug 4th; 14th; 18th and 27th

Foot Care – Esther will be here Tuesday, Aug 11th & 18th  call to confirm your appointment.

Psychologist– Dr. Connors is in every Thursday, please call 24hrs in advance if you’re unable to attend.

Dental Hygienist – Patricia Plumb rescheduled date is  Friday, Aug 21st; call to make your appointment.

Elder’s Corner

Community Luncheons every Friday @ Elder’s Residence – 12 to 2pm

Meals on Wheels – is off for the summer & will resume in September

Dinner & Movie – August 29th   5:00 pm  @ Elder’s Residence

Community Events

Community Kitchen – please contact Faith and/or Kellie for date

Children’s Corner Reminder

SUMMER PROGRAM – for children ages 7 – 12 years will run from July 14, to August 21  At the WACC. .

REMINDER TO REGISTER FOR DAY STAR  August 10 – 14, 2015.  Register with Maggie @ Health Station!!!!!

Forms available with Maggie

Recreation Programs

Wasauksing First Nation Community Recreation Activator  Summer Program for Wasauksing Ball Park:

  •  Monday Nights:     Men’s Fast Ball 6:30pm-11:00 pm
  • Tuesday Nights:    Minor Base Ball 5:00 pm – 7:30pm
  • Wednesday Nights:  Open
  • Thursday Nights:   Minor Base Ball 5:00 pm – 7:30pm
  • Friday Nights:        Mixed League 6:30 pm- 11:00pm

For a schedule of games, please contact Chuck Baker!!

Reminder to book the ball park through Community Recreation Activator Chuck Baker.

Committee Meetings

Health & Social Service Meeting – next scheduled meeting is September 8th !!!

New members welcomed

HEALTH STATION MONTHLY DRAWS!!!!!!

August draw for those who come into the Health Station are eligible to enter the monthly draw.

To enter, please sign in each time you come into the Health Station for programs and/or appointments.  Your name will be entered into the draw which will take place at the end of the month.

Drop in and sign up…we’ll have the next month’s prize in the front area!!!!

We look forward to seeing you!!!

Health Station Staff are ineligible for the monthly draws