Page 12 - Chehalis Tribal Newsletter - January, 2017
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* Or current resident Healing and hope

12 The Women’s Healing Circle
runs from 4:30-6 p.m. Feb 9
STUDENTS OF THE MONTH and 23, March 9 and 23 and
April 13 and 27 in the Behavioral
Libby Penn At school, Libby has fun playing Health Group Room.
Libby enjoys with her toys and playing
Rochester Primary School recess, the soccer. The group provides a safe
Kindergarden treasure box environment to talk with
and math. After Libby graduates people who have been affected
Libby Penn is the She feels she high school, she wants to by domestic violence. Build
daughter of Jenne Burnett is a successful work in daycare because she friendships, find support and
and Dan Penn. She has one student loves babies. start healing. You are not alone!
sister, one brother and a dog. because of her
She loves her mommy and good manners. If Libby was chairman A craft, meal and child
likes learning the Chehalis Her advice to other of the tribe, she would have care will be provided. Open
language with her dad. students is to be good. recess every day and let to the tribal community
people use the pool whenever and employees. Free and
they wanted to. confidential. Call Domestic
Violence Advocate Janita
Keziah Gleason on task and After she graduates high Raham at 360-789-3627.
completing school, Keziah will attend
Rochester Middle School her the University of Hawaii, Tribal Police
Sixth grade assignments. where she will study whale Explorer program
Her advice poop. She also wants to get
Keziah is holding a 3.02 for other married in a barn wearing Would you like to be a
GPA at Rochester Middle students is sweats. mentor to our people and
School. She is the daughter to do your make a positive impact in the
of Jesse Gleason and Natalia assignments If Keziah was chairman Chehalis tribal community?
Velazquez and has one and turn them in on time. of the tribe, she would put Take the next step by joining
brother, two sisters, a rabbit Keziah likes to read, up more basketball courts the Public Safety Program.
and a dog. watch TV, play with her dog, and make a skate park. She
go to the boys and girls club also would create more youth To sign up, contact Mike
She enjoys doing math at and play soccer. She feels she sports teams so they can play McNair or Jake Dickerson
school. Keziah is achieving is a really good soccer player. soccer and baseball with at 360-273-7051. Stop by
academic success by staying other tribes or teams. the Chehalis Tribal Law
Enforcement Department at
Kirsten Secena for success She says she is a world- 30 Niederman Road in Oakville
by turning in class sleeper and is great at to fill out an application.
Rochester High School assignments fast-pitch softball. Kirsten
Ninth grade on time and has been participating and USDA Food Program
keeping track playing in the sport since she
Kirsten has a 3.33 GPA at of her grades. was 5 years old. To sign up for the USDA
Rochester High School. She Her advice Food Distribution Program,
is the daughter of Misty and for other After graduation, Kirsten call the South Puget Intertribal
Willy Secena and has two students is to plans to get a job and attend Planning Agency Food
sisters and a dog. Kirsten turn in assignments on time UCLA or the University of Distribution Warehouse at
enjoys watching movies with and keep checking Skyword Washington to pursue a 360-438-4216 from 8 a.m.-
her family. daily for your progress. career in the medical field. 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Kirsten likes spending
At school, Kirsten time with her sisters and If Kirsten was chairman Chehalis tribal community
challenges herself to learn playing soccer, basketball of the tribe, she would members can get an application
new things daily. She strives and fast-pitch softball. encourage more people from Deb Shortman at the
to attend General Council Chehalis Tribal Wellness Center.
The next distribution date
NOMINATE YOUR CHILD 360-709-1897. State the reason why your Contributed is Feb. 23. Pickup is at the
child should be considered. Deadline is by Chehalis Chehalis Tribal Community
If you feel your child should be nominated the last Friday of each month. Tribe K-12 Center from 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
for student of the month, contact Jodie Program
Smith at or
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