The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community donated the 800th AED on July 10, 2014, to the CAP Agency of Scott, Carver, and Dakota counties. Tribal officials joined CAP Agency representatives to celebrate this milestone donation in the year that also marks the 10-year anniversary of the tribe’s first AED donations.
Prior Lake, Minn. – Mall of America visitors will have the opportunity to watch American Indian singers and dancers perform a free exhibition in the Rotunda at Mall of America on Thursday, August 14. This exhibition of dancers from the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) and other Indian tribes from throughout the United States is a preview of the annual SMSC Wacipi (Pow Wow), which runs August 15-17 at the SMSC Wacipi Grounds in Shakopee. Both the exhibition and Wacipi are open to the public.
Prior Lake, Minn. – The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, along with the City of Prior Lake and the Three Rivers Park District, will co-sponsor the ninth annual Dakotah! Sport and Fitness (DSF) Lakefront Days Triathlon. The event will be held Saturday, August 2, at Cleary Lake Regional Park in Prior Lake, in conjunction with events surrounding Prior Lake’s annual Lakefront Days celebration to be held the following week.