A Voice from the Eastern Door

Articles written by Ryan King

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  • Winter Fun in the North Country

    Ryan King|Feb 16, 2012

    On Saturday, February 11, 2012, the Akwesasne Boys & Girls Club (ABGC) sponsored a field trip to Lake Placid for our youth to go Dog Sledding. While in Lake Placid, the kids were able to go on their first dog sledding venture, play in the Ice Castle that is constructed annually in Saranac Lake, and were able to witness the Annual Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Parade, of which there were over 80 floats and organizations that participated. The kids were filled with excitement from the time they...

  • ABGC sends students to National Intertribal Youth Summit

    Ryan King, ABGC|Aug 4, 2011

    The Akwesasne Boys & Girls Club (ABGC) is proud to announce that several youth from the club were selected to attend the National Intertribal Youth Summit held in Sante Fe, New Mexico last week. The summit was attended by hundreds of Native American youth from across the United States. The ABGC group was selected to participate through a national nomination process. The four club members that attended were Cody Jock, Tyler Laffin, Sarah Tarbell, and Sidney Thompson. The conference provided them with the opportunity to engage with other Native...