California Valley Miwok Tribe, California
(Sheep Ranch Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California)

Mail: 2140 Shattuck Ave. #602, Berkeley, California 94704

Phone: 510-486-1314 E-mail:


Yakima K. Dixie, Hereditary Spokesperson
Velma WhiteBear, Executive Director
Chadd Everone, Deputy


Tribal meeting - November 18, 2017 at Mountain Ranch Community Center 12:30. The annual photograph for the Holiday card will be taken as will individual photos in anticipation of tribal membership cards once the authority is resolved.

Various people will be bringing food. If you want to brink salad, fruit, nuts, drinks, or something else, please contact me as above. Already committed are:

GR - cooked turkey

CS - 3 sugar free pumpkin ties

Ven. - 2 turkeys cooked

Dar. - 1 uncooked turkey

 CE - cooked pork roast

RW - pumpkin pie


Current Litigation - Burley looses in cases against the Federal government and Everone.

Discussion On Seasonal Allergy - US Department of the Interior - April 19th at 6:00 AM PST

Health - Ticks and Lyme Disease


In Memoriam - Harvey Milton Brabbin 1946-2016


In Memoriam - Lucinda Rose Ramirez


Wahhoga Village Roundhouse Construction

Native Youth Retreat - March 23, 2016

DQU Deed-Day Celebration Pow-Wow-April 2-3, 2016

3rd Annual, Chaw'se Day - May 28 & 29, 2016 & Exihibitor Application

BIA Determination on Tribal Authority

In Memoriam - Andrea Gonzales


Butte Fire Claims Form


In memoriam - Antone Azevedo, Jr.

Chaw'se Big Time 20015

All Me-Wuk Language Symposium
November 3-5, 2-15, Black Oak Casino (209) 928 -5329

Scholarship Craft Day - Saturday September 19, 2015

Calaveras Miwok Celebration - August 14-16, 2015.

Free camping Friday through Saturday. Dinner at about 2 p.m. on Saturday. Bring side dishes, salads, fruits (main dishes are provided).

Sourgrass (Wakaluu Hep Yoo (Wild River) Campground) area campgrounds are located on the banks of the North Fork of the Stanislaus River, several miles south of Dorrington.

Fishing License Application

Loom Beading Class - January 18, 2015

Cultural Monitoring Training - Nov. 17-21

Native American Heritage Month

Calaveras Big Time September 19-21, 2014

Miwok Language Symposium - November 3-6, 2014 Hotel Conference Center

M.A.C.T Health Boards Notices and Forms

Status of the Federal Litigation

Status of the State Litigation - Burley suit dismissed

Basketry Group


Architectural rendering


Big Trees State Park



Language Group - Schedule     Indian Census of 1929
Some Historic Images   Miwok Salt Mines found  



Abuse of Tribal Property - Escondido Place - Full Report


Special Event - 40th Annual Native American Day Celebration