- Hiring Pool Manager
Closes March 31, 2015
POOL MANAGER: The Wichita Housing Authority is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Iscani Pool Manager. Pool Manager is responsible for scheduling lifeguards, inventory of pool supplies and pool maintenance activities. Coordinates water quality testing, including tests performed by other certified pool operators. Enforces rules outlined for Public Bathing Places as specified by the Oklahoma Department of Health regulations. Performs all managerial matters related to the Pool and coordinates activities with the Executive Director. Must be certified, or able to gain certification in first aide, lifeguard, water aerobics, and pool operation. Interested individuals may submit an application and/or resume to the Wichita Housing Authority, 1 S. Coronado Circle, Anadarko, OK 73005. Closing date is March 31, 2015/ Wichita Tribal preference and Native American preference in employment is applicable.
- Employee Weight Loss Challenge
The staff of the Wichita and Affiliated tribes and its enterprises are working toward a healthier personnel with the incentive of an employee weight loss challenge. More information about this can be found in this flyer.
- John Marley Scholarship Fund
Apply by April 2, 2015
- Honor the Child Day
April 23, 2015
"Honor the Child Day"
Parade & Children's Celebration
April 23, 2015
8:45 AM to 2:00 PM
Beginning on E. Broadway & Ending At Oklahoma Street Junior High School Gym
* Parade * KID-I-D-Kits * Moon bounce * *Cultural Educational Activities* Information Booths*
Petting Zoo * Pony Rides * Face Painting* Children's Train Rides
Ages 6 & Under are welcome!
Prior Registration is necessary to receive accurate lunch count.
Lunch & T-Shirts are provided.
Information : 247-8621
See the flyer here.
- Rabies Clinic
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Vaccinations given by certified veterinarians. Free to dogs and cats of Indian owners. Sponsored by Wichita Health and CHR programs. More information can be found here.
- BIA TREES Pathways Program
Apply by June 2015
Tuition assistance, internships, and job placement, available to Native American and Alaska Native forestry and natural resources students. More information can be found in this flyer.
- 2015 Annual General Council Meeting
July 18, 2015
2015 Annual General Council Meeting will be held on Saturday, July 18, 2015. More details to be posted later.
- Annual Dance
August 13 – 16, 2015
The Annual Dance this year will be August 13 - 16, 2015. More details to come.
More Wichita Words
- Job Application Class today!
February 12, 2015 9:45 AM
- Informational Meeting for Elders in the Community
January 13, 2015 4:01 PM
- Seeking Tribal Administrator
January 13, 2015 12:15 PM
The Wichita and Affiliated Tribes has an opening for the position of a Tribal Administrator. Under the supervision of the Wichita Executive Committee, position is responsible for the daily administration and overall operation of Tribal Programs. DUTIES: Responsible for the efficient operation of all tribal programs, submission of proposals for funding and implementation of the […]
- Heart Health Awareness Day
January 13, 2015 10:00 AM
- NON-SMOKING POLICY BEGINS JANUARY 1, 2015
December 30, 2014 10:29 PM
On November 24, 2014, the Wichita Executive Committee, by a vote of 6-0-0, approved the Non-Smoking Policy for the Wichita Tribal Complex to be effective on January 1, 2015. The use of tobacco for traditional ceremonial purposes is exempt from this policy.
- Certified Healthy Business
December 30, 2014 10:28 PM
On December 23, 2014, the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes received notification that it met the criteria of a Healthy Business. There are three levels of certification that include: basic, merit and excellence. Last year the Tribe received a Certificate of Merit. This year the Tribe earned a Certificate of Excellence. An awards luncheon will be […]
December 30, 2014 10:27 PM
- New Year’s Eve Watch Scheduled
December 29, 2014 10:45 AM
The Wichita Little Sisters and the Wichita Young Men’s Society are sponsoring a New Year’s Eve Watch Night on December 31, 2014 at the newly renovated Wichita Community Building, Wichita Tribal Complex which is located one mile north of Anadarko on Hwy. 281 and one half mile west on Wichita Lane. The evening will begin […]
- AoA Thanksgiving Dinner
November 20, 2014 11:16 AM
The elder Thanksgiving Dinner will begin at 11:40. All Native Americans aged 55 or older and their spouses, regardless of age, are eligible to come and enjoy this meal. See you there !
- Bi Annual Health Screening
November 13, 2014 2:25 PM
Tomorrow! Friday, November 14, 2014 10:30 am-1:00 pm at the Wichita Tribal Complex Community Building located 1.25 miles north on Hwy 281 in Anadarko. Flu shots will be available for Native Americans ages 18 and over, and will be administered by the AIHC Public Health Nurse. Screenings will be provided […]
Wichita Indian Reservation
Commencing at a point in the middle of the main channel of the Washita River, where the ninety-eighth meridian of west longitude crosses the same, thence up the middle of the main channel of said river to the line of 98°40' West longitude, thence on said line of 98°40' due north to the middle of the channel of the main Canadian River, thence down the middle of said main Canadian River to where it crosses the ninety-eighth meridian, thence due south to the place of beginning.
The Wichita Reservation is located today in the northern half of Caddo County, Oklahoma. The Reservation also includes parts of Grady, Canadian, Blaine, Custer and Washita Counties.