The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe is seeking one individual to serve as a Commissioner for the Akwesasne Housing Authority. This will be for a term and will be compensated. For more information, please contact Cathy Mitchell, Executive Assistant/Board Liaison at (518) 358-2272.
The CKON Community Calendar is brought to you by ACESS - Akwesasne Career and Employment Support Services,formally known as the Akwesasne Area Management Board. New Name - Same Great Programs and Services - ACESS. Their Offices are located on
3rd Street North in the Village of St. Regis (613)575-2626
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Looking to purchase a hog? Beginning on MONDAY, AUGUST 24th, the SRMT Agriculture Program is taking names for fall pigs. Purchase half a hog for $120 or whole for $240, processing fees is the customer’s responsibility. Sign up by calling the Environment Office at (518) 358-5937 ext. 5059, or stop by the Akwesasne Farmer's Market at Generations Park Thursdays and Saturdays from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe's Higher Education office is reminding students that it is imperative that they have an updated SRMT Vendor Form on file. This will help ensure that school checks are processed faster. Please contact the Finance department at (518) 358-2272 or by email at to see if all of your information is up to date.
The Akwesasne Farmer’s Market has returned to Generation’s Park! They’re open weekly, Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and on Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Community Members are encouraged to redeem their Farmer’s Market Coupons here! They look forward to seeing you this summer!
The Tribal Clerk's Office would like to inform the community that their office is currently closed to the public and is NOT providing service for any walk-in visitors; however, they are able to provide limited services by appointment or mail. Office hours are Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Social Security Representative visits are currently suspended until further notice. For more information please email or call (518) 358-2272
The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s General Meeting is scheduled to take place on THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 24th at 6 p.m. via Zoom. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, general meetings are being held virtually. To sign up and receive the meeting link, please email . Questions and comments can also be sent to this email prior to the General Meeting for Council to address. For more information please contact the Mohawk Government Office at (613) 575-2250.
Everyone in Akwesasne can help prevent a loss to suicide. On THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 24th. the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Mental Health Services and the Akwesasne Suicide Prevention Committee invite anyone ages 15 and above to attend a free, virtual 2-hour suicide prevention gatekeeper training – QPR; Question, Persuade, Refer – three simple steps to save a life from suicide. There will be two sessions offered, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. or 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Please call (518) 358-3145 to register or for more information.
Seven Dancers Coalition would like to inform that community that it has moved to a new location at 1569 State Route 37 (the old AK Gas Station). They are remaining closed this week to settle in and organize. The Community Closet is also temporarily closed. They respectfully ask that you do NOT drop off any clothing donations for now. Niawenko:wa for your patience.
Community Members are invited to Thompson’s Big Bass Showdown, a one-day tournament on SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 26th! Participants must fish for 3 small-mouth bass and must be kept alive for weighing. Adults may enter for $50 with first, second, and third place cash prizes based on the number of entries. Kids can enter for $20 with a first place prize and other prizes based on the number of entries. For more information please contact Jacolbie Thompson on Facebook or call (518) 333-8641.
The Fort Covington Adult Center invites you to a take-out pancake breakfast on SUNDAY OCTOBER 4th from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Breakfast includes: Pancakes, scrambled eggs, ham, sausage, and homefries. Cost is $8.00 per take-out. This fundraiser is to benefit the Fort Covington Adult Center. For more information please call (518) 358-4895.