On Sunday MAY 7th the Akwesasne Cancer Support Group will host their 9th Annual 5 Mile Walk/Run at Generations Park - Tewathahitha Trails in Akwesasne NY, RAIN OR SHINE. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. and the walk/run will start at 9 a.m. The first 100 walkers to register will receive a FREE t-shirt and for a pledge sheet call Kenny at 613-551-4716, Martha Cook at 518-358-2018, Shelia Oakes at 613-575-2036 or Francine at 315-514-4164.
To have your community announcement aired on CKON, you can fax to our office 518-358-9456 or 613-575-2566; email to ; mail it to PO Box 1260, Akwesasne, NY 13655 or PO Box 1496, Cornwall, ON K6H-5V5 or drop it off at our studios on Hilltop Drive in Kanatakon.
On Monday MAY 1st The SRC Class of 1964 will hold their monthly meeting in the dining room at the Bears Den Restaurant in Akwesasne NY, at 10 a.m. All classmates, spouses and friends are welcomed.
On Wednesday MAY 3rd The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Home Improvement Program invites Community members to a meeting at 6:00 p.m. Community Building Lobby. The program has the opportunity to apply for up to $600,000.00 under the Indian Community Development Block Grant program for their housing rehabilitation projects. Public comments and input are welcomed.
On Saturday MAY 6th The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Election Board will be holding the annual Tribal Caucus at 10:00 a.m.in the Community Building lobby. There are three (3) positions open for nominations: one (1) Tribal Chief, one (1) Tribal Sub-Chief, and one (1) Traffic Court Judge. For more information please visit the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s website at www.srmt-nsn.gov
Ohero:kon 2017 fasting week Ceremony will be held from Monday MAY 8th until Sunday MAY 14th with a Community Feast to honor all the initiates, and a canoe journey Sunday MAY 14th at 10 a.m. to take place at Tsiionkwanati:io (located on 37-C). Volunteers are needed for these Ceremonies; you can email if you would like to volunteer or if you need more information!