Around the Rez: week of June 9
Spay and neuter clinic June 12-13
A spay and neuter clinic take place June 12 - 13 at Upper Moenkopi Community Building. Appointments are required, call 734–3402.
Wildland Firefighters mental health and well-being series June 16
A workforce resilience ignite talk series covering wildland firefighter mental health is being held June 16 at 3 p.m. This is a free zoom event. More information and to register is available at https://bit.ly/3fNmdON.
Hopi Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Summer Youth Program
The Hopi Tribe's Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Program is offering Summer opportunities for interested youth across Hopi. Youth should submit an application as soon as possible. The program is for ages 14-24. Applications can be downloaded at www.hopi-nsn.gov or by contacting Georgianna at GSieweumptewa@hopi.nsn.us or (928)205-8739.
Positive Indian parenting classes
The Navajo Nation Division of Dine Education is hosting positive Indian parenting classes. The project can be viewed on Zoom once a week for eight weeks. During the program, attendees can learn the importance of Dine culture, parenting practices and values, the importance of good communication, nurturing strategies and more. More information or to register is available by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Teen self-esteem week June 24-28
Navajo Nation Division of Behavioral & Mental Health Services is hosting teen self-esteem week June 24-28.
Topics include loving yourself, positive self-talk, teen talk, learning from failure and celebrating you.
All presentation start at 3:30 p.m. More information is available at DBMHS-PREVENTION@Navajo-NSN.GOV or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/nndbmhs.
Navajo Family Bible Camp June 13-17
The Navajo Family Bible Camp takes place June 13-17 at Flagstaff Indian Bible Church, 10 West Cherry Avenue in Flagstaff.
The camp takes place from 6-7:30 p.m. nightly.
Refreshments are provided, they will be pre-packaged.
A teleconference number is available for those unable to attend in person. The number is 515-606-5449, the access code is 101705. More information is available from Flagstaff Bible Church at (928) 774-2802.
Hopi chairman and vice chairman elections Sept. 9
The Hopi Tribal Registrar has stated that the 2021 Hopi Tribal Elections for chairman and vice chairman are moving forward.
The primary election is currently scheduled for Sept. 9, with the general election set for Nov. 11.
Free manure for pick-up
The Office of Range Management has manure at Second Mesa auction yard (alongside interior fence line) for pick-up. Pick-up hours are from 7 am-5 pm. More information is available from Range Conservationist Robinson Honani at (928) 386-1244.
NN Early Childhood strategic planning session June 11
A strategic planning session for the Navajo Nation Early Childhood Collaborative will be held June 11 from 9:30-11 a.m. Join the Zoom meeting at zoom.us/j/91921272283...
Meeting ID: 919 2127 2283