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Cowlitz Culture & Canoe

Memorial Day Campout, Cedar Harvest & Canoe Pull

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Friday, May 27 4:00
Monday, May 30 12:00
Cowlitz Landing Property, Toledo

Canoe Pull - Saturday, May 28 at 10:00 am
Gerhart Gardens, Longview

Cedar Harvest - Sunday, May 29 at 10:00 am
Lewis and Clark State Park

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Cowlitz Tribal Members
Honor Us with Your Attendance

General Council Meeting

Cowlitz Ballroom
1 Cowlitz Way, Ridgefield
Saturday, June 4, 2022
Doors open at 8:30 am PST
Meeting begins at 10:00
Hand delivered ballots cast by 12:00
Election Results at 1:00

Hotel Rendering

Click here to Pre-register by May 30, 2022

Ohanapecosh Campsites!
Now available!

Cowlitz Tribal members may now book reservations for tribal campsites in our own special section of the campground.

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Join the Canoe Pull
Ike Kinswa State Park
Saturday, May 15 at 10:00
For more information contact
Clay Koch at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.,
Jeramiah Wallace at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Cowlitz Coast Salish Language Weekend

Register at 

2022 All Language Weekends Flyer v6

Saturday May 21
Virtual 9:00 - 4:15
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Come join other Cowlitz members and The Language Conservancy to practice and learn the Cowlitz Coast Salish language. The next session is THIS weekend! Read below for event details and how to register. Be sure to update your calendar with the rest of 2022 Cowlitz Language Weekends!

Health & Humans Services Announces Michael T. Watkins
as New Executive Director

The Cowlitz Indian Tribe enthusiastically welcomes Michael T. Watkins as the new Executive Director for the Health & Human Services Department. An experienced Health Professional, Watkins will assume responsibilities on February 15th, 2022. The Cowlitz Tribal Council support and embrace this addition to HHS Leadership.

“He brings a wealth of experience and rose to the top of a long list of strong candidates for the position” said Cassy Sellards-Reck, Health Board Chair

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Call today to schedule your child for a Pfizer vaccine!

Pfizer Vaccines Available for Kids Ages 5-11.

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Cowlitz Tribal
Tax Exemptions
 Purchase products & vehicles without paying
Washington state sales tax. Click 'read more' for specific details.

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Cowlitz Indian Housing Board Opening – Apply Today!

There is a vacancy to fill on the Housing Board. This will be a 3 year term.

We are inviting enrolled Cowlitz tribal members over the age of 18 to apply.

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Request for Proposal (RFP)
Tukwila Lab Remodel


RFP Due Date: Wednesday, June 1st at 3:00 pm

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Re-Opening of Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge

Join us, along with the Cowlitz Drum Group for the reopening ceremony on May 7th, 2022 at 10:00 am at the Steigerwald Lake Wildlife Refuge, 35001 Lewis and Clark Highway, Washougal, WA 98671. This is a free event - click here to register and learn more: 


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Enrollment Committee Member - Two Positions!

Cowlitz Enrollment Committee Member

Salary: Meeting Stipend
Application Due Date: 06/01/2022

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We are currently accepting submissions for the next edition.  Please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. us your submissions. To view or download the electronic version of the newspaper, click on the following link:  Cowlitz Tribal Magazine.  Previous editions are also available by clicking on Tribal News on the main menu line.

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Election Adjudicators Needed

Looking for a way to increase your Tribal involvement?
Consider being an adjudicator for the upcoming Tribal Council Elections

Tribal Members are needed to serve as Adjudicators for the upcoming Tribal Council Elections on June 4, 2022.

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Missing and Murdered Indigenous Persons Honoring Week

Please join Cowlitz Pathways to Healing in these events 

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Click here to Register for the Live Zoom Event on Thursday, May 5th

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Please Support Cowlitz Youth Council's 2022 Service Project

Cowlitz Youth Flyer for Homeless

Instructions on creating your Vimeo Account for access to Cowlitz Tribal Videos.

IMPORTANT: Go to a computer (laptop or desktop) when completing steps 1-5. After verification you can login to view the Cowlitz videos on a mobile device (see step 6). 

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