Leslie Reimann

Leslie Reimann’s birthday is tomorrow (May 8) Happy Birthday from the Mendota people.



May is American Indian Month

The Mendota Community would like to welcome you to our office for the following: May 6th at 6:00 pm– Inipi Lodge Teachings, we will build a Inipi lodge, have a Inipi, and a potluck. May 13th at 6:00 pm – Dakota Creation Stories, with some elders, TBA, and Jim Anderson. May 20th at 6:00 pm […]


Many people have been asking Jim to do culture class again. So starting April 29, we will have our first culture class this year. Jim will do culture class the last Wednesday of each month. Once in a while we will have guest speaker. If you know of someone you would like to see be […]

To All Mendota Members

Reminder, our voting membership meeting is this Tuesday March 31, at 7:00pm. Bring a snack if you want. We will be having our first Sunday voting membership meeting April 26, at 2:00pm.   Potluck!

May is American Indian Month

The Mendota Community would like to welcome you to our office for the following: May 6th at 6:00 pm– Sweat Lodge Teachings May 13th at 6:00 pm – Dakota Creation Stories May 20th at 6:00 pm – Movie – Stop the ReRoute May 27th at 6:30 pm – Culture night – Sundance and Ceremonies Please […]

Stop The Reroute: Taking a stand on sacred land.

Tickets can be purchased at NORTHERN SUN  2916 E lake St, Mpls MN. Tickets can be purchased at the door, the evening of the event. www.northernsun.com www.oakfolkfilms.net Roosevelt High School Auditorium, Minneapolis, MN 4029 -  28th Ave  So, Minneapolis, MN 55406   Phone: 612-668-4800 Saturday  March 28, 2009 7:00 PM Ticket price: $5 NEW YORK CITY […]

Handicap Ramp

The Mendota people are  looking for someone to build a handicap ramp. It must be a removable ramp. And MUST have the right specifications by law. If you can help with the wood or help build the ramp, please call MMDC. Pidamaya ye  The Tribal Council. Sharon   651-452-4141

Feb 25th, Cultural Class will start again.

Jim Anderson will be starting CULTURAL class again. On Feb 25 from 6:30 – 8pm. Cultural class will be the last Wednesday of each month. Come and have dinner with us, please bring a dish to pass. CANCELED


Mendota member’s please try and come to the 1/27/09 voting membership meeting at 7:00. We will have a guess her name is Alameda Rocha she is from Fort Peck, Montana. She will be talking about the conference on April 18th, 19th, 2009 at Mendota. Alameda will also be talking to us about Federal Recognition. Please […]


We are going on 11 years of our Dakota Language class. Our class is every Wednesday night from 6:30 to 8:30. Please bring a dish to pass. We are very laid back, we have fun and learn Dakota at the same time. Come by and you will love it here. We maybe starting culture night […]

Celebrate Your Birthday With Us.

If you are at member, or friend’s of MMDC and want to share your birthday with us. Send me the information and I will add it to our site. This months birthday’s! Linda Brown, Sean Monahan, Dan Monahan, Kathy Knutson, Paul Lauer, Diane Elliott, Linda Rost, Lee Bruce, and BEAR. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU ALL.

MMDC Member’s

We will be having a meeting on Jan 3rd at 11:00am – 1:00pm at MMDC. We will start planning for the conference in April. This meeting is just for MMDC members. We would really like your input. Then we can bring the basic planning to the tribal council on Jan 13th, 2009. Alameda Rocha will […]

David Beaulieu who is on his journey to the spirit world

A ceremony and feast will be held at 2801 – 18th Ave. S. Mpls. on Monday, December 15, 2008 at noon, for David Beaulieu who is on his journey to the spirit world. Big Dave was dedicated to the American Indian community and worked as a secruity guard. His last employment was at St. Mary’s University over […]

Mendota’s Member’s 12/7/2008.

Hi this is Sharon I’m trying to update emails, address, etc. So if you have changed ANYTHING please let us know. Hope to see you at the Holiday Party. Thanks for your time. Happy Holidays!

Correction date for holiday party. Dec 13, 09 is the party.

The newsletter just got put on the site, and it said the  holiday party was Dec 6, it is Dec 13, from 1 – 4  please bring a dish to pass. We are having a toy and clothing drive, donations can be dropped off at the office, please call first to make sure someone is […]

Holiday Party Dec 13, 1 – 4 pm.

Mendota’s Holiday Party is December 13, from 1:00 to 4:00pm. Please bring a dish to pass. Hope to see you all there. Hard to believe another year is almost over. See you then, Sharon Happy Holidays! WE NEED DONATIONS FOR FORT PECK RESERVATION, THEY NEED COATS AND WARM CLOTHS. WE WILL BE HELPING SOME LOCAL […]

American Indian Heritage Month

Click on the link to view the upcoming events https://db.metrostate.edu/webapps/drep/National American Indian Heritage Month 2008.pdf

Jesse Mickelson A 7th Generation Warrior Will Be Missed.

An 18-year-old Roosevelt High School senior was shot to death Saturday evening outside a south Minneapolis house. The victim, identified as Jesse Mickelson, was found near an alley behind the residence, police said. Officers from the Third Precinct were called to the home just before 7 p.m. in the 4100 block of 29th Avenue S. […]

Sharon’s Maple Butter

If anyone wants to buy my maple butter, please email me at shar5717@yahoo.com I have not come up with a price yet, just want to know if there is a interest. Sharon