Patawomeck Indian Tribe of Virginia

Upcoming Events

 

CALEDON STATE PARK

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 10, 2016 10-4

meet at barn 7:30 set up by 9am

NEW HOPE CHRUCH FALL FESTIVAL

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 24, 2016 10-3

meet at barn 8am set up by 10am

PATAWOMECK ANNUAL MEETING

BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH

1193 WHITE OAK ROAD FREDERICKSBURG, VA. 22405

SUNDAY OCTOBER 9, 2016 2PM

Bring covered dish and come share fun and fellowship

FREE  FREE  FREE  FREE  FREE  FREE  FREE

FLU CLINIC  WHITE OAK FIRE DEPT. 9-1

SATURDAY OCTOBER 22, 2016

WE WILL ALSO HAVE BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKS

COFEE, DONUTS, AND JUICE.

PATAWOMECK VILLAGE SALEM  CHURCH LIBRARY

Saturday November 5, 2016 9-3

meet at barn 7:30 am set up by 9am

PATAWOMECK CRAFT SHOW

Saturday November 12, 2016  9-3

BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH

1193 WHITE OAK ROAD

FREDERICKSBURG VA. 22405

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    

    

 

 

  

 

 

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Chief John Lightner

1416 Brent Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
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540-371-4437

 

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Membership Coordinator
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P.O. Box 5564.
Falmouth VA, 22403

 

Administrative Asst. to Tribal Council

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540-842-0501
1416 Brent Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401

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Welcome to the Official Patawomeck Indian Tribe of Virginia web page

 

 

The Patawomeck tribe of Virginia Indians is based in Stafford County, Virginia, along the Potomac River (Patawomeck is another spelling of Potomac). It is one of Virginia's 11 recognized Native American tribes. The Patawomeck tribe achieved state recognition in February 2010, aided by anthropology research conducted by the College of William and Mary. Today the tribe numbers approximately 1500 members. Eighty percent live within ten miles of their historic village of 
Patawomeck. They are undertaking to revive their historic Algonquian language. In the 17th century, at the time of early English colonization, the tribe was a component of the Powhatan Confederacy. At times it was allied with others in the confederacy, and at others, the Patawomeck allied with the English READ MORE

Announcements

Fee imposed on tribal replacement cards

 

To cover costs, The Membership Coordinator has implemented a $5.00 fee to Tribal members that request a replacement Tribal Member Card. This decision was approved by the Patawomeck Tribal Council at the Annual Meeting on October 9, 2011.

Message From The Chief

 

   Chief John Lightner

 

On May 14th, 2016 the Patawomeck Indian Tribe had a Tribal fundraiser for our Benevolence & Scholarship funds.

With help and hard work from our people, we raised over $8000for these 2 funds.

The money will be split equally between both funds,

 

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Your 2016 dues are due July 1st, 2016.

Dues are $20.00. payable to:

Patawomeck Indian Tribe of Virginia Inc.

 

Mail checks to:

Dennis Harding

98 Belle Plains Road.

Fredericksburg, VA 22405

 

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Next quarterly meeting will be held on July 10th, 2016

Bethel Baptist Church

1193 White Oak Road

Fredericksburg, VA 22405

 

Annual meeting is on Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Bethel Baptist Church

1193 White Oak Road

Fredericksburg, VA 22405

 

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Language Classes begin October 2016 @ Bethel Baptist Church