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"These games are the means to teach values, culture, traditions and spirituality. They incorporate values into who we want ourselves to be."

Cheryl Belcourt, Rocky Mountain Tribal Leaders Council

Sharing our story helps to expand our reach into new tribes, new regions, new hearts................


Native Sun News Today- August 2016

Groups Host Native Games at General Beadle by Aly Duncan Neely 


The Missoulian - October 2013

East Glacier Group Passes Down Traditional Native Games by Vince Devlin and photographer Tom Bauer, who added a stunning 24-photo spread of images taken at the clinic, plus this short video: 


Great Falls Tribune - October 2013

Around the Region: Native Games Clinic Teaches Pride in Culture by David Murray (syndicated by Tulalip News, article link here)


Indian Country Today - July 2013

Lacrosse, Shinney & Double Ball: How Games Can Beat Historical Trauma by Jack McNeel


Valley Journal - July 2013

International Native Games Society Holds Conference by Berl Tiskus


The Oregonian - June 2013

Portland Area Native Americans Reconnect with Heritage Through Traditional Games by Kelly House


Montana Public Radio - June 2013

How Reconnecting with Traditional Games Is Helping Tribes Heal by Katrin Frye


Indian Country Today - June 2013

Save the Dates: Traditional Native Games Conference & Competitions by Jack McNeel



Char-Koosta News - January 2013

Neuroscience, Historical Trauma and Native Games to Meet at Salish Kootenai College This Summer by Lailani Upham


The Western News - June 2010

Playing to Survive: Libby Art Teacher Demonstrates How Games Taught Native Children by Brad Fuqua


Bozeman Daily Chronicle - October 2009

Class Teaches Native American Games to School Teachers by Lauren Russell


Glacier Reporter - June 2009

Blackfeet Manpower, ITGS Working Together Help Ensure Traditional Games Will Still Be Held in Blackfeet Country by Gary Brown


Shelby Promoter - July 2008

Browning Will Be Site of Traditional Games Clinic by staff


The Missoulian - June 2006

Discover History: Native Dancers, Musicians Open Lewis & Clark Bicentennial Festival by Kim Briggeman


Indian Country Today - July 2005

Traditional Games Uphold Nations' Cultures by Jack McNeel


Havre Daily News - January 2005

Box Elder Students Learn to Play Traditional Games by Ellen Thompson


Great Falls Tribune - June 2004

When Play Time Was Serious by Luella N. Brien


Great Falls Tribune - June 2004

Traditional Indian Games Move Off Reservation by Polly Kolstad





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