Wednesday, November 26, 2008
Monday, November 24, 2008
Recycling is an important part of maintaining our environment and waste management costs. Please come out and learn about what you can do to help the Tribe as we endeavor to preserve our natural and financial resources for future generations. Magician Steffan Soule will bless us with his presence on Tuesday, December 2, 2008 at the Tribal Gym at 5:00pm and will explain the magic of recycling. There will be snacks, drinks, door prizes and a raffle, everything you need for a good time. For more information contact: Regina MacCurdy at (360) 716-4844.
Friday, November 21, 2008
Mark your calendars. The Marysville YMCA Rookie Basketball sign-ups are underway. The Rookie Basketball program provides the opportunity to learn fundamental basketball skills. The game is modified to accommodate special goal heights and ball sizes. Every player has the opportunity to play at least half of each game. The Rookie Basketball season lasts from January 17 through February 21, 2009. Sign up soon because the last day to register is Sunday, November 30, 2008.
The YMCA of Snohomish County makes every effort to ensure that no person, especially youth, will be denied access to programs and membership because of financial hardship.
For more information contact Lisa Blowers at (360) 651-1610. Or stop by the Marysville YMCA.
Marysville/North County Branch
YMCA of Snohomish County
6420 60th Drive NE
Marysville, WA 98270
(360) 653-9622 Tel
(360) 653-2329 Fax
Thursday, November 20, 2008
As before, the Bazaar will be located in the Tribal Center.
Tribal Members can set up a booth free of charge and the General Public can set up a booth for $20. Tables will be provided.
Saturday and Sunday, December 6th and 7th from 8:00am until 3:00pm.
Saturday and Sunday, December 13th and 14th from 8:00am until 3:00pm.
Please contact Tammy Taylor for more information at (425) 501-4141 or (360) 653-6131.
Wednesday, November 19, 2008
Thursday November 20, 2008 is the Great American Smoke Out. (GASO) It is an excellent time to stop smoking for good, we have a lot of support available to help you quit. We truly care about you, your health and your families health. Approximately 40% of Native Americans smoke, almost double the national average. Unfortunately 443,000 premature deaths annually are due to smoking and related complications. If you stop by Nadine E. Carter's office at the Health Clinic today in room 616, she has made available a special free gift to help you succeed in your effort to quit.
Please call Nadine E. Carter at (360) 651-4898 for extra suggestions to quit smoking, or call the Quit line at 1 (800) 784-8669.
Tuesday, November 18, 2008
The Puget Sound Blood Bank is in need of blood. They requested for the Tulalip Health Clinic to host a drive. Therefore, on Friday November 21, 2008 please come and donate blood. Donors are welcome from 8:00 am until 11:00 am at the Tulalip Health Clinic. If you donate you can receive one hour of compensatory time. Please drop by and hopefully save someone's life with your donation.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact Karen Fryberg, TTT Community Health Director, at (360) 651-4515.
Monday, November 17, 2008
Need help being a better parent? Join up with Melinda Contraro and other parents to talk about the issues most important to families today. This week's meetings will cover the topic of Fear, and how to move through it.
The meetings will take place at the Education Building "F" (across from the Boys & Girls Club) from 12pm-1pm on November 19 & 20, 2008. An evening session is scheduled for November 19 from 5:30pm until 7:30pm.
**Due to limited space child care is only available during the evening group**
Questions? Call Melinda Contraro at (360) 716-4904
Sponsored by: Tulalip Parents as Teachers
Thursday, November 13, 2008
This year we will be helping out the Red Church by hosting a food drive. Every year the Red Church creates food baskets to help families during the holidays.
There are food drive drop off boxes at;
- The Health Clinic
- Police Station
- Tribal Center (reception desk)
- Tulalip Casino (reception desk)
- South Lot (reception desk)
- and TDS (reception desk)
Food banks country wide are short of food this year, we hope that you will be able to contribute in any way this season.
Attached is a flier with a list of items food banks are in need of.
For more information about how you can help or donate, please contact Mytyl Hernandez at (360) 716-4013 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org