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Wichita Tribes Blog
  • TOMORROW!
    January 20, 2016 2:16 PM

  • No AoA Deliveries Due to Road Conditions
    December 29, 2015 9:19 AM

    The AoA program will not be delivering meals today, due to hazardous road conditions.

  • Wichitas to Hold New Year’s Eve Watch Night
    December 29, 2015 9:18 AM

      The Wichita Little Sisters and Young Men’s Society are sponsoring a New Year’s Eve Watch Night on December 31, 2015. Activities will begin with a pot luck supper at 6:00 PM followed by handgame and social and tribal dances. Just prior to midnight there will be a session of ghost dance and then a […]

  • Home Improvement Program for Elders 55 and Over
    December 22, 2015 9:23 AM

    On December 17, 2015, the Wichita Executive Committee, by a vote of 4-0-1, approved the Home Improvement Program guidelines for Elders 55 and over.  Applications will be available beginning January 5, 2016.  No one will be able to receive an application prior to Tuesday, January 5, 2016.  No applications will be printed prior to this […]

  • Walk Your Mocs
    November 13, 2015 11:21 AM

    In Recognition of Diabetes Awareness Month and “ROCK YOUR MOCS”  Day the Special Diabetes Program is Hosting a Diabetes Awareness Walk and Rock Your Mocs Contest. Where:  Wichita and Affiliated Tribes Complex When:  10am—12pm Registration:  9am What:  1 mile walk/run and Moccasins contest Health Screening provided Participants receive T-Shirt/Water Bottle Contest for best moccasins Snacks […]

  • AoA Thanksgiving Luncheon
    November 13, 2015 11:17 AM

    AoA Thanksgiving Dinner will be on Thursday, November 19. We invite all Wichita Elders to enjoy this meal with us.

  • Storm Shelter survey
    November 13, 2015 10:14 AM

    Storm Shelter Survey-We have received several of the storm shelter surveys back. Please make sure that you fill out the form that was in the October and November newspapers if you are interested in the Tribe having a storm shelter program. Identifying that there is a need for many helps us put a program in […]

  • Support Group
    September 21, 2015 9:56 AM

  • Food Distribution- Upcoming Cooking Demos
    August 31, 2015 1:11 PM

  • After School Program Enrollment Begins Today
    August 31, 2015 1:11 PM

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GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY TO BE HELD FOR THE WICHITA HISTORY CENTER

The groundbreaking ceremony for the Wichita History Center will be held on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. north of the Wichita Travel Plaza.  Tribal members are encouraged to attend. 

 

WICHITA SCHOOL READINESS PROGRAM TO OPEN SOON

The Wichita School Readiness Program will be located at 1516 Mission Drive, Anadarko, Ok (Formerly known as Mazzios).  There will be limited Space.  Sign up is available now for the waiting list.

  • Fee based program
  • Ages Accepted -5-13 years old
  • 3pm-6pm weekdays
  • 6:00AM-6PM  (When public schools are closed for non-weather related breaks)
  • Wichita School Readiness Program is open to the community with no limitations.

 

Please click here for more information. For enrollment information please contact:  Kathy Hopen, Child Care & Development Fund Director at  (405)247-8621 direct line or at  Kathy.hopen@wichitatribe.com.

 

                            Wichita School Readiness Program

 

ELDER REHABILITATION PROGRAM

On Tuesday, January 27, 2016, the Wichita Executive Committee, approved 10 applicants for the Elder Home Rehabilitation Program.  Inspections on the homes will begin next week with work beginning on the homes thereafter. 

 

LANGUAGE CLASSES BEING HELD

The Wichita Cultural Education Program is having language classes for children ages 5-17 beginning January 24th. Classes will be held from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM in the portable building at the Wichita Tribal Complex which is located one mile north of Anadarko on Hwy. 281, then one half mile west on Wichita Lane.

The main focus of the class is to prepare for the youth language fair that will be held in April at the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History. The class will be instructed by Doris McLemore assisted by Gary McAdams.

For more information you may contact Gary McAdams at (405)247-2425, Ext. 169.