Prairie Band to Host 2009 Gathering


MAYETTA:  The Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation will host the 2009 Potawatomi Gathering on August 6-9 in Prairie Peoples Park.

A planning meeting was held November 3 at the Bingo Hall.  Volunteers are needed.  For questions call LaVerne Hale at 785.966.0041 or email

The Gathering is in its fourteenth year and is a four-day celebration of fellowship and learning that brings the eight bands of Potawatomi people together.

Prairie People’s Park is located on M Road on the common land and is near Mayetta and approximately 20 miles north of Topeka.