AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR OUR COMMUNITY

For updates on the SNI response to Covid-19, click here to visit the Seneca Nation Coronavirus Response Hub.

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If you experience symptoms of COVID-19 including fever, dry cough, or shortness of breath, or have any concerns about your health, call your primary care provider to be assessed. Patients of the Lionel R. John Health Center can call (716) 945-5894 and patients of the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Health Center can call (716) 532-5582.

Seneca Nation of Indians Master Calendar


‹‹ March May ›› April 2021
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Mar 28 Sunday
Mar 29 Monday
  • Cattaraugus Territory COVID-19 Rapid Test (3p-5p)
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    @Cattaraugus Fire Hall
    Monday’s 3pm to 5pm at the Seneca Fire Hall on Cattaraugus Territory Tuesday’s 3pm to 5pm at the Allegany Fire Hall You MUST PRE-REGISTER with Bluestone for the community testing events. https://www.bluestonesafe.com/welcome Use client code SenecaGov and user ID 3030. There will be limited staff to assist elders and those without smartphones with registration. Be sure to follow the instructions from Bluestone and bring your smartphone to the testing event. Questions regarding testing can be directed to Emergency Management Director Mike Gates at 716-244-0820 or mike.gates@sni.org. All positive results will receive a phone call. Negative results will get an email and text message. Bluestone is working directly with the Seneca Nation Health System to track results. Results will be posted within the Bluestone phone app as soon as they are available (typically within 24-48 hours of sample collection, except for Saturday testing events). If you are unable to retrieve your results, or if you would like to request documentation of your results you may contact Bluestone directly, Bluestone Email: info@bluestonesafe.com Bluestone Phone: 760-297-6863 Alternatively, you may contact the Seneca Nation Health System's Medical Unit at the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Health Center by calling 532-5582 or the Medical Unit at the Lionel R. John Health Center by calling 945-5894 for your results 48 hours after your test or to request documentation. Seneca Nation employees DO NOT need to provide testing documentation to return to work if they have negative test results.
    Cattaraugus Territory COVID-19 Rapid Test (3p-5p)
Mar 30 Tuesday
  • Allegany Territory COVID-19 Rapid Test (3p-5p)
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    @Allegany Fire Station
    Monday’s 3pm to 5pm at the Seneca Fire Hall on Cattaraugus Territory Tuesday’s 3pm to 5pm at the Allegany Fire Station You MUST PRE-REGISTER with Bluestone for the community testing events. https://www.bluestonesafe.com/welcome Use client code SenecaGov and user ID 3030. There will be limited staff to assist elders and those without smartphones with registration. Be sure to follow the instructions from Bluestone and bring your smartphone to the testing event. Questions regarding testing can be directed to Emergency Management Director Mike Gates at 716-244-0820 or mike.gates@sni.org. All positive results will receive a phone call. Negative results will get an email and text message. Bluestone is working directly with the Seneca Nation Health System to track results. Results will be posted within the Bluestone phone app as soon as they are available (typically within 24-48 hours of sample collection, except for Saturday testing events). If you are unable to retrieve your results, or if you would like to request documentation of your results you may contact Bluestone directly, Bluestone Email: info@bluestonesafe.com Bluestone Phone: 760-297-6863 Alternatively, you may contact the Seneca Nation Health System's Medical Unit at the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Health Center by calling 532-5582 or the Medical Unit at the Lionel R. John Health Center by calling 945-5894 for your results 48 hours after your test or to request documentation. Seneca Nation employees DO NOT need to provide testing documentation to return to work if they have negative test results.
    Allegany Territory COVID-19 Rapid Test (3p-5p)
Mar 31 Wednesday
Apr 1 Thursday
  • BNRC Elder's Easter Luncheon Drive-Thru
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    @533 Amherst St. Buffalo, NY 14207
    See flyer for details.
    BNRC Elder's Easter Luncheon Drive-Thru
  • SCC Drive Thru Basket Giveaway
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    @SCC
    Must register. See flyer for complete details.
    SCC Drive Thru Basket Giveaway
  • ACC Bunny Basket Drive-Thru Event
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    @ACC Parking Lot
    See flyer for info.
    ACC Bunny Basket Drive-Thru Event
  • Jumpstart into Spring Giveaway
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    @ACC Front Parking Lot
    See flyer
    Jumpstart into Spring Giveaway
Apr 2 Friday
  • Novice Mid - High Level Conversational Seneca Class
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    @Online (Skype)
    Study is mandatory! This class requires completion of the course materials covered in the Novice Low/Very Beginner Conversational Seneca Class on Mondays (or the equivalent). You must take a small speaking assessment to participate in this class. For more information, contact janosjaninebowen via Skype.
    Novice Mid - High Level Conversational Seneca Class
Apr 3 Saturday
Apr 4 Sunday
Apr 5 Monday
  • Community Fair: Fishing Derby
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    @Clinic Pond
    Part of the community fair events.
    Community Fair: Fishing Derby
Apr 6 Tuesday
  • Allegany Community Clean-Up Contest
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    @ACC Multipurpose Room
    See flyer for complete details.
    Allegany Community Clean-Up Contest
  • Work Readiness Workshop (Tuesday)
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    @3674 Administration Dr. Salamanca, NY
    See flyer for more info.
    Work Readiness Workshop (Tuesday)
  • Virtual Movie Discussion
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    @Virtual
    RSVP with Jennifer Stebbins at 716.532.5583 ext. 5433 or jstebbins@senecahealth.org VIRTUAL MOVIE DISCUSSION Youth ages 12 - 17 and their families. Please note that COVID-19 protocol is in effect. Be sure to mask up and observe the six foot social distancing rule.
    Virtual Movie Discussion
  • Community Fair: Family Paint Nite
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    @ECLC
    Part of the community fair events.
    Community Fair: Family Paint Nite
Apr 7 Wednesday
  • Community Fair: Scavenger Hunt
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    @Saylor
    Part of the community fair events.
    Community Fair: Scavenger Hunt
  • Scavenger Hunt
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    @Saylor Community Building
    Pre-registration is preferred. Please call Marissa Haring at 532-5583 ext. 5361 to reserve a spot. Deadline is April 5th.
    Scavenger Hunt
  • Make an Elder's Day at the Community Fair
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    @Cattaraugus AOA - Wini Kettle Building
    Join us in showing our elders that we care. Stop by the AOA building to make a card for an elder that receives our home delivered meals. Also take a bag of sidewalk chalk to draw or leave a friendly message for elders around the SNI buildings.
    Make an Elder's Day at the Community Fair
  • Weekly Virtual COVID Info Sessions
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    @Online
    These sessions provide us a platform to receive information from our Health team regarding COVID and the vaccine. Send an email to SNgotomeet@sni.org. Include name, enrollment number, and phone number.
    Weekly Virtual COVID Info Sessions
Apr 8 Thursday
Apr 9 Friday
  • Cattaraugus Community Clean-Up Contest
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    @Environmental Office 84 Iroquois Drive Irving, NY 14081
    See flyer for complete details.
    Cattaraugus Community Clean-Up Contest
  • Novice Mid - High Level Conversational Seneca Class
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    @Online (Skype)
    Study is mandatory! This class requires completion of the course materials covered in the Novice Low/Very Beginner Conversational Seneca Class on Mondays (or the equivalent). You must take a small speaking assessment to participate in this class. For more information, contact janosjaninebowen via Skype.
    Novice Mid - High Level Conversational Seneca Class
Apr 10 Saturday
  • Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
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    @Environmental Office Parking Lot 84 Iroquois Drive Irving, NY 14081
    See flyer for attached acceptable items.
    Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
  • Regular Session of Council
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    @WSB/Virtual
    Regular Session of Council will convene on this date.
    Regular Session of Council
Apr 11 Sunday
  • Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
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    @Environmental Office Parking Lot 84 Iroquois Drive Irving, NY 14081
    See flyer for attached acceptable items.
    Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
Apr 12 Monday
  • Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
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    @Environmental Office Parking Lot 84 Iroquois Drive Irving, NY 14081
    See flyer for attached acceptable items.
    Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
  • Spring Kickoff Training Blitz
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    @Virtual
    See flyer for info.
    Spring Kickoff Training Blitz
  • Stress Management Discussion
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    @Virtual
    Youths ages 24 and under RSVP: Jennifer Stebbins 716.532.5583 ext. 5433 jstebbins@senecahealth.org You must RSVP to get access.
    Stress Management Discussion
Apr 13 Tuesday
  • Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
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    @Environmental Office Parking Lot 84 Iroquois Drive Irving, NY 14081
    See flyer for attached acceptable items.
    Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
  • Spring Kickoff Training Blitz
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    @Virtual
    See flyer for info.
    Spring Kickoff Training Blitz
  • Work Readiness Workshop (Tuesday)
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    @3674 Administration Dr. Salamanca, NY
    See flyer for more info.
    Work Readiness Workshop (Tuesday)
Apr 14 Wednesday
  • Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
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    @Environmental Office Parking Lot 84 Iroquois Drive Irving, NY 14081
    See flyer for attached acceptable items.
    Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
  • Spring Kickoff Training Blitz
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    @Virtual
    See flyer for info.
    Spring Kickoff Training Blitz
Apr 15 Thursday
  • Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
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    @Environmental Office Parking Lot 84 Iroquois Drive Irving, NY 14081
    See flyer for attached acceptable items.
    Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
  • Spring Kickoff Training Blitz
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    @Virtual
    See flyer for info.
    Spring Kickoff Training Blitz
  • Drive-Thru Fresh Produce Distribution
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    @Supportive Services Building 210 Thomas Indian School Dr. ext.
    20 lbs. box of produce- While supplies last.
    Drive-Thru Fresh Produce Distribution
  • Work Readiness Workshop (Thursday)
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    @3674 Administration Dr. Salamanca, NY
    See flyer for more info.
    Work Readiness Workshop (Thursday)
  • Alcohol Awareness Discussion
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    @Virtual
    Youths ages 24 and under RSVP: Jennifer Stebbins 716.532.5583 ext. 5433 jstebbins@senecahealth.org You must RSVP to get access.
    Alcohol Awareness Discussion
  • Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic
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    @CIRVFD 12879 Route 438 Irving, NY 14081
    Make it faster by pre-registering. For more information, call 532-8223 ext. 5296 or 945-5894 ext. 3359
    Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic
Apr 16 Friday
  • Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
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    @Environmental Office Parking Lot 84 Iroquois Drive Irving, NY 14081
    See flyer for attached acceptable items.
    Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
  • Novice Mid - High Level Conversational Seneca Class
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    @Online (Skype)
    Study is mandatory! This class requires completion of the course materials covered in the Novice Low/Very Beginner Conversational Seneca Class on Mondays (or the equivalent). You must take a small speaking assessment to participate in this class. For more information, contact janosjaninebowen via Skype.
    Novice Mid - High Level Conversational Seneca Class
  • Spring Kickoff Training Blitz
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    @Virtual
    See flyer for info.
    Spring Kickoff Training Blitz
Apr 17 Saturday
  • Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
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    @Environmental Office Parking Lot 84 Iroquois Drive Irving, NY 14081
    See flyer for attached acceptable items.
    Large Item Drop Off (Catt)
Apr 18 Sunday
Apr 19 Monday
Apr 20 Tuesday
  • Work Readiness Workshop (Tuesday)
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    @3674 Administration Dr. Salamanca, NY
    See flyer for more info.
    Work Readiness Workshop (Tuesday)
  • Child Abuse Awareness Drive-Through
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    @Lionel R. John Health Center, back parking lot
    Joining Child and Family: BHU, HOPE, Seneca Strong, Parent Education Program, SALC, Community Action, Southern Tier Child Advocacy Center, and the Marshals. Lunch, information, and gifts will be provided. *First come first served*
    Child Abuse Awareness Drive-Through
  • DIY Body Scrub
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    @Virtual
    Youths ages 24 and under RSVP: Jennifer Stebbins, 716.532.5583 ext. 5433 jstebbins@senecahealth.org You must RSVP to get access. Please note that every COVID-19 safety precaution will be taken when picking up your materials. Please wear your mask and respect the six-foot social distant rule.
    DIY Body Scrub
Apr 21 Wednesday
  • Allegany SSI Assistance Phone Interviews
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    @Phone
    WE WILL BE IN THE OFFICE ON THESE DAYS IN CASE ANYONE NEEDS TO USE THE PHONE, FAX, Or Anything else within means. SAAB ROOM 330 3rd FLOOR- 9am-4pm EVERY 3RD WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH 3/17/2021 4/21/2021 5/19/2021
    Allegany SSI Assistance Phone Interviews
  • Weekly Virtual COVID Info Sessions
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    @Online
    These sessions provide us a platform to receive information from our Health team regarding COVID and the vaccine. Send an email to SNgotomeet@sni.org. Include name, enrollment number, and phone number.
    Weekly Virtual COVID Info Sessions
Apr 22 Thursday
  • Drive-Thru Meat/Milk/Product Distribution
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    @Supportive Services Building 210 Thomas Indian School Dr. ext.
    20 lbs of fresh produce
    Drive-Thru Meat/Milk/Product Distribution
  • Work Readiness Workshop (Thursday)
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    @3674 Administration Dr. Salamanca, NY
    See flyer for more info.
    Work Readiness Workshop (Thursday)
  • Paint Your Own Stepping Stones
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    @Virtual
    Youths ages 24 and under and families RSVP: Jennifer Stebbins, 716.532.5583 ext. 5433 or jstebbins@senecahealth.org You must RSVP to get access. Please note that every COVID-19 safety precaution will be taken when picking up your materials. Please wear your mask and respect the six-foot social distant rule.
    Paint Your Own Stepping Stones
Apr 23 Friday
  • Novice Mid - High Level Conversational Seneca Class
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    @Online (Skype)
    Study is mandatory! This class requires completion of the course materials covered in the Novice Low/Very Beginner Conversational Seneca Class on Mondays (or the equivalent). You must take a small speaking assessment to participate in this class. For more information, contact janosjaninebowen via Skype.
    Novice Mid - High Level Conversational Seneca Class
Apr 24 Saturday
Apr 25 Sunday
Apr 26 Monday
  • Virtual Yoga
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    @Virtual
    Youths ages 24 and under and their families RSVP to: Jennifer Stebbins, 716.532.5583 ext. 5433 or jstebbins@senecahealth.org You must RSVP to get access. Please note that every COVID-19 safety precaution will be taken when picking up your materials. Please wear your mask and respect the six-foot social distant rule.
    Virtual Yoga
Apr 27 Tuesday
  • Women's Empowerment Discussion
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    @Virtual
    RSVP for virtual access to: Jennifer Stebbins - JStebbins@senecahealth.org 716.532.5583, ext. 5433
    Women's Empowerment Discussion
Apr 28 Wednesday
  • LRTP and Iroquois/Broad Roundabout Public Meeting
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    @Virtual (Zoom)
    Public Meeting Notice for the Seneca Nation Long Range Transportation Plan and the Iroquois/Broad Roundabout project. Part 1) Long Range Transportation Plan - 4/28 @ 5 PM https://zoom.us/j/93289671535?pwd=NkZWeFgyM3VhTkpTTDZuQmk0SXRNQT09 Part 2) Iroquois and Broad Roundabout Project - 4/28 @ 6 PM https://zoom.us/j/97930593260?pwd=aWxqTzZXUk9leXV4YUw0ejZyR3dOdz09
    LRTP and Iroquois/Broad Roundabout Public Meeting
Apr 29 Thursday
  • Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic (1)
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    @DPW Building 3674 Administration Drive Salamanca, NY 14779
    Make it faster by pre-registering. For more information, call 532-8223 ext. 5296 or 945-5894 ext. 3359
    Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic (1)
  • Virtual Dance Demonstration
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    @Virtual
    All are welcome to attend! RSVP with Jennifer Stebbins at jstebbins@senecahealth.org or 716-532-5583 ext. 5433
    Virtual Dance Demonstration
Apr 30 Friday
  • Novice Mid - High Level Conversational Seneca Class
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    @Online (Skype)
    Study is mandatory! This class requires completion of the course materials covered in the Novice Low/Very Beginner Conversational Seneca Class on Mondays (or the equivalent). You must take a small speaking assessment to participate in this class. For more information, contact janosjaninebowen via Skype.
    Novice Mid - High Level Conversational Seneca Class
  • Mental Health & Alcohol Awareness Walk/Run
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    @Saylor Community Building
    For more information contact Josilyn 716-532-8450 ext. 5724 or josilyn.benton@sni.org
    Mental Health & Alcohol Awareness Walk/Run
May 1 Saturday