This is always a fun and exciting time for AST Health! Join us for a day aimed at giving you the tools to stay healthy. The Health Fair will be on Friday, July 12th from 1 pm to 4 pm at the Little Axe Health Center.
The Absentee Shawnee Tribe's Native Connections grant will be hosting a free youth fishing clinic on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Lake Thunderbird's Clear Bay area. Poles and bait will be provided on the day of the event, children under 16 will need to be accompanied by an adult. For more infomration or to sign up for the event, please contact Margo at 405.701.7995
The AST Cultural Preservation Department is hosting a beading class. Participants will learn how to make beaded earrings. Event wil take place on Friday, May 21st at the AST Resource Center in Little Axe, from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. Reserve your spot by calling Cultural Preservation at 405.275.4030.
The semi-annual Absentee Shawnee General Council has been slated for Saturday, April 20, 2019 beginning at 10:00 A.M. at the ASTHS-Shawnee Clinic's Multi-purpose building at 2029 South Gordon Cooper Drive, Shawnee, OK. This tribal business meeting is for enrolled tribal citizens ages 18 and up.
The Absentee Shawnee Tribe will be hosting its annual Easter egg hunt for tribal citizens on Saturday, April 13, 2019, from 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. at the AST complex, 2025 South Gordon Cooper Drive, Shawnee, OK. Lunch is to be provided.
The Absentee Shawnee Tribe Election Commission will be holding its annual Primary Election on Saturday, March 16, 2019 from 8 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the tribal complex and AST Resource Center. The Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health System, including Same Day Clinic, PlusCare Clinic and Resource Center's Fitness Gym will be closed for Primary Election.
The Little Axe Health Center has partnered with the Oklahoma Blood Institute for a blood drive on Monday, March 11th from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. To schedule an appointment to donate, please call the LAHC administration desk at 405.447.0300. Donors will receive a limited edition Bigfoot t-shirt and a coupon for a honey butter chicken biscuit from Whataburger, while supplies last. Little Axe Health Center is located at 15951 Little Axe Drive, Norman, OK 73026.
In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, the AST Behavioral Health department will be hosting an arts and craft sale featuring local Native vendors at the Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health's Multi-purpose building on Friday, November 9th from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. If you are a vendor interested in participating, please contact Margo Wahpekeche at 405.701.7995 for further information.
Come join us for the 6th annual Run For Your Life Zombie Run 5K! It will be at the Thunderbird Lake Clear Bay area Thursday evening, October 25th at 6:00 P.M sharp. Be sure to arrive early so you can visit the food trucks, have fun at the costume contest, and visit the trunk or treat. 5K runners who pre-register will recieve a t-shirt. 5K participants must be at least 10 years of age and all ages may particiapte in the 1-mile walk/run. This is a MyDNA Partnerships for Success and AST Diabetes and Wellness SDPI event. If you would like regsitration information or if you have other questions, please call Buster Bread at 405.364.7298 or Kasey Dean at 405.701.7993.
Hosted by the AST Native Connections and MSPI programs, all youth is welcomed to this free, public event. It will be held on Saturday, September 15th from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the AST Health-Shawnee Clinic Multi-purpose Building located at 2029 S. Gordon Cooper Drive, Shawnee, OK. There will be a live art performance by renowed Native American artist Bunky Echo-Hawk, a bounce house, vendors, prizes and free food! For additional information, please call Linda Gouge at 405.701.7989 or Jenifer Sloan at 405.878.4716.
Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health System presents the 2018 5th Annual "RETURN OF THE HEALTH FAIR" at the Little Axe Health Center, 15951 Little Axe Drive, Norman, OK. Please join us for a day aimed at giving you tools to LIVE WELL and BE WELL. We will be offering free health screenings, sports physicals, health education booths, door prizes and more. Event begins promptly at 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM.
2nd Annual IndigeNerd Native Arts Festival & Comic Con will be held Satuday, June 30th from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM at the Thunderbird Casino's Event Center. It is free, open to the public and is for all ages. For more information, contact Devon Frazier at 405.275.4030 ext. 6243.