, Cultural Services Specialist
Celestine Petoskey , Cultural Library Specialist (30% time with Cultural Services)
Cultural Community Programming and Events
Cultural Services provides cultural education and culturally-based programs for the LTBB citizenship, Pre-K-12 students, LTBB government and enterprise employees, and general public including but not limited to: teachings, camps, feasts, ceremonies, workshops, special events, activities, and presentations. Annual Community Input Meetings help guide programming for the upcoming year.
We collaborate with various departments and community members to provide the following:
Some historical collaborations include community craft nights, storytelling, drum socials, dance socials, water teachings series, the Flint Water Ceremony, Manda Bee Kee Dance Troupe documentary, lodge building and teachings, traditional burial teachings with LTBB Burial Board, and Eastern Door Teachings with Maternal Child Health and Inter-Tribal Council of MI.