Events Calendar


HONORS RECOGNITION PROGRAM, 5:30 p.m.- 7 p.m. at Round House.


BUSHMASTERS, 6 p.m. at Salt River Veterans Hall. American Legion Post and Auxiliary Unit 114 Monthly Meeting. Veterans Affairs Agenda Item: Mr. John Romero, Veteran Workforce Specialist, Arizona Department of Economic Security. All Veterans and their families are invited to attend- Dinner will be served. For more information call Pacer at (480) 352-7403.


THE AWESOME POWER OF THE ENGAGED CAREGIVER, 8 a.m.- 1 p.m. at the Courtyard Scottsdale Salt River. Join us for the morning as Steven Saffron, keynote speaker, provides us with a new kind of FUN-FILLED workshop for caregivers! Steve now offers a lighthearted approach to the serious job of caregiving. For more information call Jackie Edwards, Caregiver Coordinator at (480) 362-6827. (see page 3)

10 3RD ANNUAL NATIVE YOUTH IDENTITY CONFERENCE & CONCERT, 8 a.m.-10 p.m. at the Salt River Community Building. “Honoring our past for a healthier future...” FREE to all Native Youth Ages 13-18 and their chaperones. Register NOW! For more information on this event please call Lian D’Avignon at (480) 362-6390.

SISTERS & DAUGHTERS OF THE WATER- 24TH ANNUAL JR. MISS SALT RIVER PAGEANT, 6 p.m. at Talking Stick Resort Showroom. For more information contact Miss Salt River Committee at (480) 362-7474.

11 SALT RIVER COMMUNITY DAY KICK-OFF EVENT- MESQUITE PANCAKE BREAKFAST, 8 a.m.-11 a.m. at the Huhugam Ki Museum. Come and join us as we make mesquite pancakes with prickly pear syrup and a side of scrambled eggs and bacon. We begin at 8 a.m. until we run out of ingredients. Learn about the upcoming mesquite pod season, how to gather pods, watch tortilla making and other out door exhibits. FREE for more information contact (480) 362-6320. (see page 6)

COMMUNITY DAY CELEBRATION PROGRAM, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. at the Two Waters Courtyard Buildings at 6:30 p.m. we will start the Blessing, Reading of Proclamation, Caring 4 Salt River Awards and Introduction of 2016 Miss/Jr Miss Salt River Court then Traditional and Social Singing & Dancing- CHICKEN SCRATCH DANCE “TWO RIVERS BAND” “Cumbia Contest”. FREE MEAL for first 500 at 6:30pm until gone- BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich, Macaroni Salad, Baked Beans, Watermelon Wedges and Fruit Punch. For more information, Contact Community Relations (480) 362-7740 or email (see page 11)


COMMUNITY PRAYER BREAKFAST, 6:45 a.m. – 8 a.m. at the Salt River Community Building. Everyone is invited. Featured Speaker Pastor Cheri Sampson For any questions on this event please call Elyse at 480-362-7465.


SRP-MIC DAY, Tribal Offices Closed.


SISTERS & DAUGHTERS OF THE WATER- 28TH ANNUAL MISS SALT RIVER PAGEANT, 3 p.m. at Talking Stick Resort Showroom. For more information contact Miss Salt River Committee at (480) 362-7474. (see page 2)

16 COMMUNITY GRADUATION RECOGNITION CEREMONY , 6 p.m.-9 p.m. at Talking Stick Resort Grand Ball Room. Applications can be picked up at the Higher Education office. Deadline to submit an application to attend the Graduation Recognition Program. For more information contact Susie Thomas at (480) 362-2547.
19 FATHER’S DAY MAN BRUNCH, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. at Octane Raceway at Pavilions at Talking Stick. For more information on this event please call Octane Raceway at (602) 302-7223.
19-23 PHOENIX SUNS BASKETBALL CAMP AND OVERNIGHT CAMP, 12 p.m.-6 p.m. at Suns Day Camp Thunderbird High School and Overnight Suns Pine Summit Camp in Prescott. We will be doing a lottery drawing for all spots for both camps. Please come to the Recreation Department to sign up and bring your tribal id. For more information please call David Willis (480) 362-5795 or Mike Douglas (480) 362-5770
23 MUSEUM GRADUATION SALE, 9: 30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday until June 3, all items without a red dot will be half off. *All sales final *no refunds, returns or exchanges *no other discounts apply. For more information call Alicia Thomas at (480) 362-6320.

TOMMY JAMES AND THE SHONDELLS, 8 p.m.-10 p.m. at Talking Stick Resort. Tommy James and The Shondells bring decades of pop culture classics to The Showroom at Talking Stick Resort™ on Saturday, June 25, 2016. Experience timeless hits like “Crimson and Clover,” “Crystal Blue Persuasion” and “I Think We’re Alone Now.” For the Box Office call (480) 850-7734.

26 PHOENIX: Summer Sundays - Heard Museum, visit on the fourth Sundays of the summer months for free general admission 11 am - 5 pm,
26-31 MARICOPA: 14th Annual Native American Basketball Invitationa– Ak-Chin Indian Community, more than 1,200 Native high school age athletes on 128 teams, from across the US and Canada, will compete in the largest all Native high school basketball tournament in the world, features more than 300 games, played over five days,



WIOA DISLOCATED WORKER PROGRAM ORIENTATION, 9 a.m.-10 a.m. SRPMIC Human Resources Department. Dislocated Worker Program. Have you been laid-off? Interested in seeking a NEW career? Interested in job training such as On-the-Job Training (OJT); apprenticeship; or work experience? If you answered YES to any of these questions for more information please contact SRPMIC HR at (480) 362-7935.