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16th Annual

Miss Dook'o'osliid Pageant (Flagstaff)

Sunday – Sept. 23, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., enjoy the Mini Benefit Pow-Wow, dancing, Round Dance, Drum group, Royalty, Selena Entertainment by Tiffiany Tohannie. Food stands, Arts and Crafts for sale. $500. Scholarship Award to the new Princess. Food. Kinlani Dorm Royalty says all this and much more.

Special Olympics

Meeting

Dine and Hopi Nations Special Olympics is having their first organization meeting in Chinle, Ariz. at the Chinle Kindergarten Center-Staff Development Center, Thursday, September 20, 2001 at 10 a.m. For more information please call (928) 674-9403.

Northern Arizona Bullriding Invitational

This year’s NABI, “A Tribute to Our Fallen Heroes,” will be held September 22, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. (DST) at Brown’s Rodeo Arena in Shonto, Ariz. For more information please call (928) 714-1124.

Run For Navajo Way

Register now for “Run for Navajo Way, Inc.” The 5K and two mile Fun Walk/Run will begin at 8 a.m. (MST) at the LDS Church in Kayenta, Ariz. September 22, 2001. Registration is $10.00 before September 22 and $12.00 on the day of the race. The run is open to the public with free for participants. Cash or money orders accepted. For more information please call (928) 697-5570 or (928) 871-6661.

Sumi’Nangwa Club Celebrates Hopi Harvest

Festival

The 12th Annual Hopi Sumi’Nangwa Harvest Festival will be held September 22-23, 2001 at Sichomovi village plaza. Activities will include a traditional foot race, dance and song, recognition of elders and in Indian market. In keeping with Hopi hospitality, a free meal is provided for all at noon, both days. For more information please call (520) 737-2754.

Go “Back To School” At The Heard Museum

Special Gallery Talks share poignant stories behind experience-based boarding school exhibit “Remembering Our Indian School Days: The Boarding School Experience.” Gallery Talks will be Saturday and Sunday, September 22 and 23 at 1 and 2:30 p.m. at the Heard Museum located at 2301 North Central Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona. "Remembering Our Indian School Days" is a long-term exhibit. For more information please call (602) 252-8848 or log onto www.heard.org.

Tuba City Aerobics

Program

Aerobics (at St. Judes) and H2O Aerobics (at the TCHS pool) will be offered free of charge beginning tentatively Tuesday, September 24. Aerobics will be held Mon. – Wed. from 6:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. and H20 Aerobics will be held Tues. and Thurs. from 6:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. For more information please call (928) 283-2997.

Hopi Tribal Housing Authority Accepting Applications

Applications are now being 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.

Family Math Nites

Chinle Unified School District will be hosting Family Math Nites in the Chinle Primary School cafeteria from 6 to 8 p.m. on the following dates: September 26, October 24, November 7, November 20, December 5, and December 19. For more information please call (928) 674-9587..

Robert Mirabal Performs At University Of Arizona

Native American recording artist, Robert Mirabal, will perform at Centennial Hall at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Ariz. Thursday, September 27 at 7:30 p.m. For more information please call (615) 782-0078.

Shonto Chapter Meetings

Planning Board Meeting

September 19, 2001 at 6 p.m. in Shonto, Ariz.

Community Land Use Planning Committee Meeting

September 20, 2001 at 6 p.m. in Shonto, Ariz.

Business Meeting

September 30, 2001 at 2 p.m. in Shonto, Ariz.

4th Annual Greeting The Sun Challenge

The 4th Annual Greeting the Sun Challenge Co-Ed Half Marathon Relay, 10K, 5K and 2 Mile Fun Run/Walk will be held Saturday, September 29, 2001 at Hopi Jr./Sr. High School in Keams Canyon, Ariz. The first race begins at 6 a.m. For more information please call (928) 738-5111, ext. 236 or 251.

Diabetes Awareness Day

Northern Arizona Diabetes Task Force and Fry’s Food and Drug Store will provide screenings for blood sugar, blood pressure, foot assessments, health education and food tours on September 29, 2001 between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. at Fry’s located at 201 N. Switzer Canyon. Blood cholesterol testing will also be available at a reduced rate.

Health And Psychology Center Of NAU Accepting Clients

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 and most health insurances are accepted. NAU students pay a minimal fee for services. For a list of conditions treated or to schedule an appointment please call 523-2161.

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