Cherokee Clubs/Organizations

Posted By Cody On Thursday, September 8th, 2011 With 0 Comments

Community Club Meetings

Big Y Community Club meets the second Tuesday of each month at 6pm at the Big Y Community Building.  For information on renting the building for your special occasion, call Brianna Lambert 788-3308.  The rental fee is $75 and $25 will be returned after cleaning.

 

Big Cove Community Club meets the first Tuesday of every month at 7pm at the Big Cove Rec. Center.  Info: Chairman Butch Hill 497-7309, Vice Chairman Joe Red Cloud 269-6130, Secretary Lavita Hill 736-3126, or Treasurer Lisa Hardesty 788-1646

 

Birdtown Community Club meets the last Thursday of each month at 6pm at the Birdtown Community Building.  Potluck starts at 5:30pm, meeting starts at 6pm.  Chairman: Stephan Watty, Vice Chairman: Kallup McCoy, Treasurer: Deb Slee.  Secretary: Sasha Watty.  The community building is available for rent.

 

Paint Town Community Club meets the last Monday of each month at 5:30pm at the new Painttown Gym.  Info: Lula Jackson 736-1511, Lois Dunston 736-3230, Abe Queen (Free Labor) 269-8110, Jennifer Jackson (building rental) 269-7702

 

Snowbird Community Club meets the first Tuesday of each month or the Tuesday before the Tribal Council meeting.  Info:  Roger Smoker, chairman, (828) 479-8678 or (828) 361-3278,rogersmoker@yahoo.com

 

Wolftown Community Club meets the first Tuesday of each month at 5:30pm at the Wolftown Community Club Building.  Info:  Tuff Jackson, chairman, 788-4088

 

Yellowhill Community Club meets the first Tuesday of each month at 6pm at the Yellowhill Activity Center unless it’s a holiday.  Info:  Bo Lossiah 508-1781, Lloyd Arneach 269-6498, Reuben Teesatuskie (building rental) 497-2043

 

Community Groups 

Big Y Archery Club meets every Tuesday at 7:30pm at the Big Y Community Club Building. Indoor targets and 3D game targets available. This is free of charge to all and everyone is welcome. Instruction is available.

Constitution Committee meets on Monday from 6 -8pm at the Shawn Blanton EOC Building in the IT Conference room.  All are welcome to attend. Info:  Lloyd Arneach 269-6498, Bo Lossiah 508-1781

Support Groups

Cherokee Living Well and Diabetes Talking Circle. This group, for community members with diabetes or pre-diabetes and their family and friends, meets at Tsali Manor on the third Thursday of each month from 12 – 1pm. Info: Nilofer Couture, MPH, RD, LDN, CDE, 497-9163 ext. 6459 or Nilofer.Couture@cherokeehospital.org.

 

AA and NA meetings in Cherokee. Alcoholics Anonymous (AA): Tuesdays at 7pm at Cherokee Indian Hospital (CIH), Saturdays at 10am at CIH conference room. Narcotics Anonymous (NA): Mondays at 8pm at CIH, Thursdays at 8pm at CIH, Fridays at 7pm at CIH conference room.

 

Analenisgi Recovery Center weekly schedule

Monday:
Wrap: 9:15 – 10am
Finding Tohi: 10 – 11am
Cherokee Culture: 11am – 12:30pm
Step by Step: 1:30 – 2:30pm
The 12 Steps of Yoga (located at Cherokee Choices): 2:30 – 4pm
Recovery Support: 4:30 – 6pm
Hi-De-Nv (Come with me) Recovery Support Group: 5 – 6pm

Tuesday:
Emotions: 9 – 11am
Life Recovery: 3 – 4pm

Wednesday:
Wrap: 9:15 – 10am
Wild Wednesday: 10:15am – 12pm
Adulting 101: 12 – 1pm
Healthy Boundaries: 1 – 2pm
Soulfit: 2 – 3:30pm
Staff Meeting: 3:30 – 4:30pm
We Belong: 5 – 6pm
Peacemaking Support Circle: 5 – 6pm

Thursday:
Life Recovery: 8:30 – 9:30am
Staff Meeting: 9 – 10am
Mindfulness Crochet: 10:30am – 12pm
Creative Writing: 1 – 3pm
Employment Skills: 3 – 4pm

Friday:
Wrap: 9 – 10am
Creative Recovery: 9 – 11am
Courage to Heal: 11am – 12pm
Fit for Recovery : 12:45 – 2:15pm
Cherokee Language & Culture: 2:30 – 4pm
All classes are open to clients of Analenisgi. The only classes that are open to the public are: Life Recovery, Recovery Support, Two Spirit and Peacemaking Support Circle. Info: 497-6892.

All classes are open to clients of Analenisgi. The only classes that are open to the public are: Life Recovery, Recovery Support, Two Spirit and Peacemaking Support Circle. Info: 497-6892.

 

CIHA Bariatric Support Groups meet every second Tuesday of the month at Snowbird Library from 11am – 12pm (Chrystal Frank) and every second Thursday of the month at Cherokee Indian Hospital from 12-1pm in the Soco Gap Training Room.  Groups are led by registered dietitians. Info: CIHA Nutrition Dept. – Nilofer Couture 497-9163 ext. 6459, Linda Johnson ext. 6317, Chrystal Frank ext. 6806, or Jean Walborn ext. 7569

 

Cherokee Cancer Support Group meets the first Thursday of each month at Betty’s Place at 40 Goose Creek Road. A pot luck is held at 5:30pm, and the meeting is open to all. Betty’s Place is also open M – F 10am – 2pm and provides counseling and support services to cancer patients that may include supplies, travel, and meals. Info: 497-0788

 

Cherokee Alzheimer’s Support Group meets the first Tuesday of every month from 5:30 – 6:30pm at Tsali Manor. This group is presented by The Alzheimer’s Association Western Carolina Chapter.  Info: 359-6860