To kick off the new year, the quarterly General Council Meeting was on Feb. 9, 2019, with a meal at noon and the meeting at 1 p.m. This was the first meeting to be hosted …
On Saturday, December 29, 2018, Winter Event 2018 brought us an indigenous lyricist, a wellness-based initiative, and a locally-sourced feast. All were part of a collaboration between Forest County Potawatomi (FCP) Education/Culture and AODA departments in order to host positive, family-friendly activities during the holiday break.
The annual Forest County Potawatomi (FCP) Community Christmas party took place on Dec. 14, 2018, at Potawatomi Carter Casino Hotel (PCCH) and was packed with wall-to- wall community members and children. This is always a highly-anticipated event as was evident by the hundreds of people who attended.
The 4th Annual Repatriation Conference was held in Milwaukee at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino (PHC) Nov. 13-15, 2018. This conference is organized by the Association on American Indian Affairs (AAIA) and has had quite an impressive turnout each year since its inception with approximately 50 tribes represented!
A first-of-its-kind meeting between the Potawatomi Executive Council and the Forest County Intergovernmental Relations Committee was held Oct. 9, at the Forest County Potawatomi (FCP) Executive Building. Both parties agreed that it was the first meeting of this kind and that going forward they should meet monthly.