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JANUARY

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FEBRUARY

2015 Thank you for attending the 76th Annual Washington's Birthday Celebration Your NEW 2014-2015, Washington's Birthday Celebration Queen, CHEHALIS ALECK 2014-2015, Washington's Birthday Celebration JR Queen, SAHARA WENDT Toppenish Longhouse, Robbins Road, Toppenish, WA ... Sponsored by: Toppenish Longhouse Group

MARCH

2014, more summer events CORPUZ PROMOTIONS World Class Professional Boxing Champion EVENT .... Randell Lux-Lot Corpuz, 4-2-1 ..&.. 2 K.O.S. .... An awesome tournout & more events this summer! Chris Corpuz, Manager/Trainer Yakama Nation Boxing 200 Wins 41 Losses 509.945.4293 ..or.. 509.930.2059
2015 THE BIG TOURNAMENT ALL-INDIAN MEN'S BASKETBALL, 59th Annual Tournament OF Champions ........................................................................ . 5th Place: SKOKOMISH, Washington ...................................................... . 4th Place: OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma ................................................. . 3rd Place: YAKAMA BUCKS, Washington .............................................. . 2nd Place: YELM, Washington ................................................................... . 1st Place: CHILOQUIN, Washington ......................... . ......................................................................................................... ....... 2014-2015 YNBTA Queen: BROOK JOHN, Granger High School ........ 2014-2015 Princess: ASHLEY WALSEY, Yakama Nation Tribal School 2014-2015, Queen Brook John & Princess Ashley Walsey ... ............ Location of Basketball: Toppenish Middle School, Buena Road, Toppenish, WA
2015, see you then Spilyay 2014 Native & Western Art .... Keeping Connecting Creating ........ Fine Art, Crafts, and Entertainment ......See you in 2015 www.SpilyayArts.org ..... Thank you for a great show!
2015 Annual All-Indian Bowling Tournament All-Indian Bowling Tournament Committee
2015 42nd Annual Yakama Nation Golf Association Spring Fling ...................... . Another great year to play golf. Join us at the Mt. Adams Golf Course Yakama Nation Golf Association Spring Fling Committee .... Location: Mt. Adams Golf Course .... Contact: Leonard 509.941.7003

APRIL

18th, 10am 19th, 1pm ... 20th, 10am Annual Rock Creek Longhouse: PowWow, Salmon/Root Feast ............. .............. Memorials/Name Givings ~~ Friday, April 18, 10am .............. PowWow, April 18, 7pm, Fri. ...&... PowWow, April 19th, 1pm, Sat. ...&... Salmon/Root Feast, April 20th, 10am, Sun. ............................................ ******** Memorials/Naming Ceremonies & Dinner ... April 18th, 10am, Fri. ******** Host Drum: RED TAIL .....&..... MC: THOMAS MORNINGOWL ... ****************** APRIL 18th, 7pm, Fri. - GRAND ENTRY ****************** . Tiny Tots (paid daily) ~~~ Mini-Raffle ~~~ 50/50 ~~~ Intertribals ~~~ JR. (Boys/Gils) Contest ~~~ Golden Age (Men/Women) .. .. ******************* April 19th, 1pm, Sat. - GRAND ENTRY ******************* . Tiny Tots ~~~ Big Raffle ~~~ 50/50 ~~~ Intertribals ~~~ Social Dances ~~~ Hand Drum contest ~~~ Teen (Boys/Girls) Contests ~~~ Adult (Men/Women) Contests . .. ........SPEICALS..........SPEICALS..........SPECIALS..........SPECIALS......... *1.) Janece "Bubbos" George - WOMEN'S GANCY - 18yrs & OLDER ..... . *2.) Jordan Yazzie - MEN'S CHICKEN - 18 yrs & OLDER ..................... . *3.) Outgoing SR. Queen - Iona Frank - TEEN GIRLS TRADITIONAL (13-17yrs) ....................................................................................................... . *4.) Outgoing JR. Queen - Tamisa Sherwood - JINGLE, JR GIRLS (7-12yrs) .... ............................................................................................ .. *5.) Outgoing JR. Princess - Semone Kenoras - SWAN DANCE CONTEST .. .................................................................................................................... Schedule subject to revision: Come enjoy social time with family, friends & make new friends ................... . *** Family Fun *** Horseshoe Tournament *** Play Area *** Arts & Crafts *** Food *** Location: Rock Creek Longhouse .... . WA State HWY 12 ..... Mile Marker 121 to Rock Creek Road, WA ............ Contact: Jeremy 509.823.3564 OR Trina 509.480.2109 OR Joseph 509.4801342 ...................................... We are not responsible for break-ups, short-funded travelers, or any violations of the Yakama Nation Law & Order Code ................................................ THIS IS A NON-PROFIT SOBER SOCIAL EVENT - ALCOHOL/DRUGS PROHIBITED ON PREMISES
26th, Sat. 6pm BOXING 7pm Corpuz Promotions Present World Class PRO/AM Boxing Championship . ...................................................................................................................... MAIN EVENT: RANDELL Lux-Lot CORPUZ (5 wins, 2 losses, 1 Draw, 2 K.O.S.) ~~~VS~~~ ED. ROBINSON, White Swan, WA .... 140lbs Yakama Nation PRO/DEBUT . ..................................................................................................................... Boxing Clubs: **Yakama Nation All Stars ** W.S. Nation ** R.H.G. ** Box Fit ** Spokane, WA . ................................................................................................................. Semi-Main Event: ISAIGH NAJERA Yakima, WA PRO-DEBUT ~~~VS~~~ DAVID BUBBA AHTO, White Swan, WA PRO-DEBUT at 125lb White Swan Pavilion "SWAN DOME" (Mission Road, White Swan, WA) ...... Sponsors: War-Pony, EZ Online Loans, 7 Arrow Logging, McKinley Indian Mission, Yakama Nation Warriors and Deway Welliver, 5 time National champion 1998 ........... Chris Corpuz: Promoter, Manager, Trainer (200 wins, 41 losses, 70 K.O.S.) and Yakama Nation Boxing Club Loyal Solder . ......... Call for tickets: 509.314.1317 & 509.945.4273
2015 ............................... Community Safety Network (CSN) ............................... 3rd Annual CSN Golf Tournament, Mt. Adams Country Club, Toppenish ..... Thank you for your support! See you in 2015, happy golfing friends!
2015 Annual Celilo Wy-Am Salmon Feast & Pow Wow ....... Thank you for a wonderful turnout! Celilo Indian Village, Oregon ........... I-84, 206 Celilo-Wasco HWY

MAY

2nd Fri. 9a-6p 3rd Sat. 9a-4p ..... BAZAAR ... 2nd Annual Pre-Valentine's/Pre-Mother's Day Bazaar .... ......... May 2nd, Friday 9am-6pm ...&...May 3rd, Saturday 9am-4pm ......... ..... Location of Bazaar: @ Yakama Nation Cultural Center Winterlodge ..... ....................................................................................................................... 52 Vendor Tables set up to display: Arts, Crafts, Purses, Make-up, Perfume, Native & Southwest jewelry, Beadwork, CD's, DVD's, T-Shirts, Prints, Crochet items, Baked Goods, Canned Goods, Dried Meats & Salmon, and many more gifts for your loved one! Location: Cultural Center Winterlodge Sponsored by: Stephanie 509.594.8339 zews300sgh@yahoo.com ................ LOCATION: Cultural Center WINTERLODGE Spiel-yi Loop & Buster Road (HWY 97), Toppenish, WA ... Next to YN RV Park & Legends Casino
15th Thursday 9am-3pm 2014, 35th ANNUAL Yakama Nation Area Agency On Aging (AAOA), Elders Luncheon Event at the Yakima Valley SunDome ............................. A wonderful turnout of over 600 attendees! Elders day dinner for 55 years & older ... SORRY NO CHILDREN ALLOWED. .............................................................................................................. Vendors, please contact AAoA 509.865.7164 Yakama Area Agency On Aging (509)865-5121 x0 OR (509)865.7164 Location of event @ Yakima Valley SunDome
16, 17, 18 2014, 4th Annual National American Women's Christian Conference .......... At the All Tribes Church on (HWY 97, Progressive RD, Wapato, WA) National American Women's Christian Conference ...... Contact: Arlene Olney
23rd, Fri PM 24th, Sat AM 25th, Sun AM 2014, Weaseltail Pow Wow Celebration ...... A great afternoon to enjoy the dances and have fun with the family! ...... Location: White Swan, WA Weasel Tail Pow Wow Committee ...... Contact: Louise Scabbyrobe 5609.480.7144 or any Scabbyrobe family member on FB
28 Wed. 9a-5p 6th ANNUAL Yakama Nation Housing Authority (YNHA) .......................... Event @ Yakama Nation Cultural Center Winterlodge & campus ................ Many ways to save on your household savings, educational news and door prizes. Sponsored by Yakama Nation Housing Authority (YNHA) 509.877.6171

JUNE

6th, Fri AM Annual Yakama Nation Treaty Day Golf Scramble - YAKAMA TRIBAL EMPLOYEE'S ONLY Mt. Adams Golf Course, HWY 97, Toppenish, WA ..... Contact: Leonard 509.941.7003
6, 7 & 8 of 2014 Annual Yakama Nation "Treaty Day" Pow Wow - White Swan Pavilion WA . ..................... "Celebrating Tradition Lost & Returned" ................. . .................... iwitux'sha utni pamimun tiicham tamanwit ................. . ............................................................ ........................................................... May 31, 2014 ---- Memorials, Name Giving's and more @ White Swan Longhouse .. ........................................................................................................................ Horse parade, to precede the Memorials 8 Specials Confirmed, more details to arrive soon. ....................................................................................................................... Deadline for program submission (Royalty, Specials, YNTD pow-wow pictures and Advertising, is May 23rd, 2014 ... ADVERTSING Rates, 1/2 page $50 and $100 full page . ......................................................................................................................... If you would like to assist in being part of the Yakama Nation Treaty Day Pow Wow Committee, the next meeting is MARCH 31st at 430pm-6pm at the Yakama Nation Eagle Seelatsee Auditorium ................................... .................................................................................................................... For more information, please email the committee at yntdpw@yahoo.com White Swan Pavilion, 390-B Mission Road, White Swan, WA 98952 ........... . yntdpw@yahoo.com for more information .......................................... Pow Wow Committee Members: Jerry Meninick, Esther/Starla/Ida Moses-Hypieer, Julia Leslie, Katrina Walsey, Zelda Winnier and Evelyn/Karen/Rebecca/Ted Umtuch
6th, Friday AM 34th Anniversary, Cultural Center's, with many Vendors, Parade & Salmon Bake *** Annual Yakama Nation Treaty Day Parade, 10am, FRIDAY ** . ...................................................................................................................... Many Thanks to ::: Yakama Nation Fisheries ... Yakama Nation Cultural Center Staff ... Yakama Nation KYNR Radio ... Yakama Nation General & Tribal Council www.YakamaMuseum.com 509.865.2800 www.YakamaNation-nsn.gov
7th, Sat. AM 8th, Sun. AM Annual Yakama Nation Treaty Day Golf Tournament - many tribes represented Mt. Adams Golf Course, HWY 97, Toppenish, WA .......... Contact: Jim 509.941.9972
9 159th Annual, Yakama Nation Commemoration of 1855, TREATY DAY EVENTS ********* June 9th, 2014 ********* Yakama Nation Programs CLOSED to observe our Yakama Nation Commemoration www.YakamaNation-nsn.gov www.YakamaMuseum.com 509.865.5121
2014 Annual Yakama Nation, All-Indian Championship Rodeo - White Swan Rodeo Grounds, WA White Swan Rodeo Grounds, (GPS 70 Rodeo Drive, Community Center infront of Rodeo grounds), White Swan, WA 98952 ................ Contact: Rodeo Committee Staff
2014 Annual Yakama Nation Men's & Women's Softball Tournament - Yakama Nation Land Enterprise Softball Fields, Toppenish, WA Women's Contact, Fran @ 509.949.0581 Men's Contact, Wade @ 509.930.0489
2014 Saturday Annual White Swan Community Days Parade - 10am, SATURDAY - White Swan, WA White Swan Community Staff

JULY

21, 22, 23, 24, 25 Annual Multi-Media Youth Workshop .............. The kids present their filmmaking skills on Friday, 7/25 Call Yakama Nation Library for more information, ask for Mike Sekaquaptewa 509.865.2800 #4 or 509.865.5121 x4621
2014 19th Annual Roosevelt Pow-Wun-Putt Pow Wow & Encampment Roosevelt, WA .......... Contact: TBA

AUGUST

4 to 15 TWO WEEKS BOOK FAIR ...... in the Yakama Nation Library ............... Books for your kids & family members. Yakama Nation Library ..... 509.865.2800 #6

SEPTEMBER

2014 3rd Annual Paul D. Wahpat Memorial Softball Tournament In memory of Paul D. Wahpat, softball tournament

OCTOBER

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NOVEMBER

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DECEMBER

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