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2018 - Calendar of Events

for the Clan of the Hawk

We stay strong by gathering together, sharing ideas and sharing mutual respect. Please attend these events. Bring a new family member or friend to enjoy them with. 

This Is a Calendar Of Events Posted By Chief Spirit Water -

(See our new mini-calendar for printing at the bottom!)

Saturday, April 14th, 2018                                                                                           Chief will be home from Florida. (His earlier flight was changed.)

SATURDAY April 28th 2018 at 11:00 am Council Meeting:                                       CHIEF has called a Council meeting. This is just to review the coming year's plans. All council members are urged to attend.

SATURDAY April 28th, 2018 at 1:00 noon - General Gathering                              We will have a simple gathering and pot luck supper to welcome Chief home. He is not going to do a lot of cooking, so BRING FOOD AND DRINK!

Saturday, May 26th, Memorial Day Weekend General Meeting - 1:00 pm                             This is the meeting where we discuss solid plans for the August gathering and elect council members. It is important that you attend if you want your vote counted!

Saturday, June 23, 2018 Excursion to Brunswick Springs.                                     Everyone is welcome. Clan members- Bring Friends!! Bring Families. Meet at the Chief’s house at 10:00 if you want to follow him to the Springs. Dogs welcome!! They love the springs. Please bring a dish to pass at the picnic. Bring jugs to catch spring water to take home.

SUNDAY (Not Saturday for this one!) July 29th - Brief Gathering and Prep for Powwow. 1:00 in the afternoon to 4:00. Picnic on the grounds  - pot luck.  This is very important. We need all hands on deck!! Please, everyone come and help the clan get ready for our powwow. Bring friends to help and camp overnight at the beautiful grounds. We need all kinds of help, general cleaning and skilled labor. We need men and women who can tackle the leaky roof in our beautiful Museum which MUST BE REPAIRD before we can use the museum. We need people to bring cleaning stuff, broom, shovels, rakes, etc. The grounds need to be tidied up and everything put to rights before the gathering. We need people who can hook up the water again and repair the hoses.

Saturday, August 4, 2018 - ONE DAY only 28th Intertribal Powwow                      This is the high point of our year. We open the grounds to the public and share songs, drumming, crafts and fellowship. Please bring food and drink to share at our evening meal. This is to be a quiet day this year of families, sharing and good fun.

Saturday, September 29, 2018 Fall Excursion to Brunswick Springs                   Again, we will clean the area, stairs and make sure the springs are running free. Everyone is welcome. Meet at the Chief’s house at 10:00 if you want to follow him to the Springs. Dogs welcome!! They love the springs. Please bring a dish to pass at the picnic.

August 10, 11, and 12, 2018: NEW! Trip to Fort Kent for Gathering                       All are welcome to go. Call Chief at 802-754-2817 (After April 15th) for information about this excursion. Or email Chief at ralphswett@outlook.com

Saturday, October 20, 2018 Last Official 2017 Meeting                                             Pot Luck on the Grounds – (at the Chief’s house if there is inclement or cold weather.) Bring a dish to pass and gifts for the trade blanket. 

      For more information, please email Chief at ralphswett@outlook.com

Here's a mini-calendar to copy and paste: 

2018 - Calendar of Events  for the Clan of the Hawk (as of 3-21-2018)

April 14th, () Chief will be home from Florida.

April 28th 2018 at 11:00 am Council Meeting:                       

April 28th, 2018 at 12:00 Gathering noon                                                     

May 26th, Memorial Day Weekend General Meeting starting at 1:00               

June 23, 2018 Excursion to Brunswick Springs.                 

July 29th - Gathering and Prep for powwow.  1:00 to 4:00                                              

August 4, 2018 - ONE DAY only 28th Intertribal Powwow           

September 29, 2018 Fall Excursion to Brunswick Springs     

August 10, 11, and 12, 2018: NEW! Trip to Fort Kent for Gathering               

October 20, 2018 Last Official 2017 Meeting                                 

For more information, please email Chief at ralphswett@outlook.com