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Grandparents’ Club

Upcoming Events: COLD PLATE SALE Date: Friday, June 3, 2022 | Time: 11am – Sold OutLocation: In front of Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Health Center, 36 Thomas Indian School Drive, Irving, NY $10.00: Hotdog or cheeseburger or hamburger, baked beans, potato salad or macaroni salad, fruit cup, desert, and ice-cold bottled water BAKE & YARD SALE […]


Father’s Day Events & Activities

As June rolls around, keep in mind one important date it brings: Father’s Day, which is celebrated on the third Sunday of the month – landing on June 19, 2022 this year. Seneca Nation Departments have been busy planning out how to celebrate our Dads, Uncles, Grandpa’s, Papa’s and all the amazing men we share […]


AOA Elders Corner

Submitted by Melissa Shaw, SNI AOA Outreach Coordinator AOA Elders Resource Fair Tuesday, June 21st, 11am-2pmSeneca Fire Hall – 12879 Route 438, Irving, NY Valuable Information and Resources for Elders & Caregivers:Medicare, Healthy Living, Legal, Financial, SNI and Government Resources • Free Weidner’s Chicken BBQ & Azalia’s Juices.• Awesome Giveaways.• Tons of Free Raffle Prizes.• […]


Corning Museum of Glass Trip

Attention Elders: If you would like to join us on Friday, June 10th to visit the Corning Museum of Glass, sign yourself up at the AOA. Spots are limited so sign up today! See flyer below for details:


SN Disability Services Update

The Seneca Nation Disability Services Department is teaming up with Venture Forthe Inc. and The Center for Indigenous Cancer Research and will be holding events in June. Check out the flyers below for more information. If you should have any questions, please call their office at 716-532-4900 Ext. 5152 There will be light refreshments and […]

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Seneca, Onondaga groups gather at WVDP for Earth Day

May 10, 2022 | WEST VALLEY — The Cattaraugus Creek Water Walkerz and Onondowaga’ Water Protectors began this year’s Earth Day event at the West Valley Demonstration Project (WVDP) in Ashford. This annual Earth Day event pays tribute to Mother Earth and brings attention to the importance of protecting the Cattaraugus Creek and Lake […]

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Nearly New Boutique adds large Native New section

By Kellen M. Quigley | May 8, 2022 | | Photo credit: Deb Everts, Salamanca Press Photo above: The Nearly New, Native New store has a vibrant new look as shown by the wall mural. SALAMANCA — Nearly New Boutique has evolved into something more and keeps growing. Located at 197 Center St. in […]

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Congratulations Alyana!

Submitted by Lesley Zurek Ja:goh Alyana Leighann Jimerson, (Allegany Territory, Seneca Wolf clan), graduated on May 13, 2022 with her Juris Doctor from Michigan State University College of Law. She is the daughter of Shannon (Dustin) George and Jared John. Alyana is the granddaughter of Judy and the late Ronald D. Jimerson, Marilyn and Chad […]

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Congratulations Elias Fox Schmidt!

Submitted by David Bova Elias Fox Schmidt, grandson of David Bova, graduated from the University of Buffalo School of Law with a Juris Doctor. He won the Lavender Gavel award for leadership in the LGBTQ community and was inducted into the order of the Coif, which is an academic honor society denoting top 10% of […]