Hopi Tribal Housing Authority Accepting Applications
Applications are now taken for the Homeownership and Low Rental Programs, which provide housing for low-income families. The HTHA is also accepting applications from median and high-income families under certain guidelines. For more information please contact the Hopi Tribal Housing Authority at PO Box 698, Second Mesa, AZ 86043 or call (928) 737-2556.
Little Singer Develops Skills
Little Singer Community School will be sponsoring Child Find to children under 5 years old living in the Birdspring, Tonlani Lake, Leupp and Winslow areas. Child Find helps children build a variety of developmental and cognitive skills. For more information please call Roberta Gorman at (928) 526-6680.
New .08 Blood Alcohol Concentration Law Kicks In Sept. 1.
A statewide campaign concerning the new law lowering the Blood Alcohol Concentration limit from .10 to .08 has begun. The new, tougher limit takes effect at 12:01 a.m. on Sat. Sept. 1, just in time for the Labor Day holiday weekend.
Independent Redistricting Commission Public Meeting
The Independent Redistricting Commission (IRC) will hold a series of public hearings across the state. These include September 6, 6:30 p.m., Flagstaff City Hall Council Chambers, 211 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff; September 11, 6:30 p.m., Greyhills Auditorium on Warrior Drive, Tuba City; September 15, 3:00 p.m., Northland Pioneer College-Little Colorado Campus, 1400 E. Third Street, Winslow; 3 p.m., Northland Pioneer College-First Mesa, adjacent to Hopi Jr./Sr. High in Polacca; 3 p.m. at Northland Pioneer College, Kayenta Unified School District Challenge Center in Kayenta; and 3 p.m., Northland Pioneer College-Silver Creek Campus, 993 E. Hermosa Dr., Holbrook.
Litefoot In Concert
Litefoot will be performing a benefit concert for the Jr. Native Basketball Championship Saturday, September 15 at 7 p.m. (Daylight Savings Time). The concert will be held at Ganado High School Gym and will also include Lori Lee, formerly of radio station KTNN, as well as Doreen Begay, who will open the show. For more information please call Jay Begaye at (928) 755-3078.
Health and Psychology Center Of NAU
The Health and Psychological Center of Northern Arizona University is offering evaluation and treatment services for psychological and behavioral conditions to children and adults, Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Fees are based on a sliding scale. NAU students pay a minimal fee for services. For a list of conditions treated or to schedule an appointment please call 523-2161.
SACNAS Tenth Annual Conference Pow Wow
Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science will be having their Tenth Annual Conference Pow Wow Friday, September 28 at the Phoenix Civic Plaza. For more information please call (480) 965-5224.
Two-Mile Fun Walk
“Together for Health,” presented by TCIMC Health Promotion Program is a two-mile Fun Walk will begin at the Old Airport on Moenave Road in Tuba City on October 3. Open to the public, free t-shirts for participants. Registration at 6 a.m., walk to begin at 6:30 p.m. For more information contact Michelle Archuleta at (928) 283-2997.
Second Annual Tonto Apache Tribal Pow Wow
The Second Annual Tonto Apache Tribal Pow Wow will be held October 5,6 and 7 on the Tonto Apache Reservation in Payson, Ariz. Arts & Crafts spaces are available. For more information please call (800) 777-7529 ext. 135.