EMERGENCY KIT GIVEAWAY

Thompson Island Cultural Camp and the MCA Wholistic Health & Wellness Program have teamed up to giveaway emergency kits to Akwesasronon aged 55 and older! This is only open to residents of Kana:takon, Kawehno:ke, and Tsi Snaihne.   When: Wednesday, March 22Where: Kana:takon Recreation Center   There will be 200 emergency kits available, one bag per household. To register, please […]

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DEPT. OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT RFQ: EV CHARGING STATION INSTALLATION

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s Department of Economic Development is requesting quotes from contractors for the installation of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at the A’nowara’ko:wa Arena on Kawehno:ke (Cornwall Island).    Quotes are due by 2 p.m. on March 23, 2023.   Quotes may be hand-delivered to the MCA Department of Economic Development Office at 167 International Road, Unit […]

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TETEWATATEWENNÓN:TAHKW – KANIEN’KEHA LANGUAGE SESSIONS

Join Thompson Island Cultural Camp for some food and friendly conversation in Kanien’keha!   We will have a light meal available and guest speakers who you can chat with, learn from, or just listen to.   The language sessions will be held on the following dates: March 4, 2023 at St. Regis Recreation Center (11 a.m. – 2 p.m.) March […]

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RFP: MODULAR HYDROPONIC FARM

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne is seeking proposals to supply, deliver and install a modular hydroponic farm for Akwesasne, where it will be used to grow produce year-round to distribute healthy foods to the community.   If you have any questions regarding the request for proposal (RFP), please email ecdev@akwesasne.ca or call 613-575-2250 ext. 1801.   Deadline to submit: March […]

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SNOW SNAKE PRESENTATIONS

Thompson Island Cultural Camp will be hosting snow snake presentations with Sam Shenandoah this weekend! Join us on Feb. 25 or Feb. 26 to learn about the snow snake’s origins, how to play, and the game’s evolution.   This event is open to men/boys only. Participants under 12 will need to have a chaperone.   The activity will be held […]

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KANIEN’KEHA LUNCH & LEARN

Join Thompson Island for some food and friendly conversation in Kanien’keha! We will have a light lunch available and guest speakers who you can chat with, learn from or just to listen to. The lunch & learns will be held from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. on the following dates:• February 22, 2023 at Snye Recreation Center• March 4, 2023 […]

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THOMPSON ISLAND CULTURAL CAMP AND WHOLISTIC HEALTH & WELLNESS PROGRAM PROVIDE ELDER CARE PACKAGES

On February 7th, the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s Wholistic Health & Wellness Prevention Program (WHWPP) and the Thompson Island Cultural Camp (TICC) hosted the winter Elder Care Package giveaway at the St. Regis Recreation Center. TICC and WHWPP staff handed out 75 care packages to community elders who registered to receive a bag. Elders who registered received an email or […]

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SKATEBOARD PROJECT CELEBRATES INDIGENOUS ARTWORK

The Skateboard Project is an initiative that aims to promote Indigenous artwork, physical activity, and collaboration between cultural centers across multiple Indigenous communities.   In its second year, Kahnawà:ke, Kanehsatà:ke, Kenhtè:ke, Ahkwesáhsne and Six Nations came together to create 7 skateboards graphics showcasing the range of styles and cultural imagery. Two artists from Ahkwesáhsne participated this year. Joseph King was […]

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WOODEN BOAT-BUILDING WORKSHOP

Thompson Island Cultural Camp would like to invite the community to a wooden boat-building workshop with Norman Peters!   When: February 7-10, 2023 (9AM – 3PM)Where: Snye Recreation   Stop by to say hi, observe the construction process, and participate as we work to revive this traditional practice! Light lunch & refreshments will be served.  

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ARENA ICE INSTALLATION FOR 2022-2023 SEASON

The A’nowara’ko:wa Arena would like to announce that the installation of ice for the 2022-2023 season is currently in progress! We are expecting the ice to be available as early as December 7, 2022.   If you are interested in renting the surface during the season, please email arena@akwesasne.ca or call 613-936-1583 ext. 1 to receive a rental application form. […]

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