Monday, June 3, 2013

Cherokee Nation Newsletter

Cherokee Nation Newsletter


June is jam-packed with events for everyone! From day camps for kids
to metal smithing and pottery workshops to the Tribal Council general
elections. Click here to see the entire Cherokee Nation calendar of
events <>

The deadline for making application to the Cherokee Promise
Scholarship program for 2013-2014 is coming up soon! These
scholarships provide recipients with $9,200 a year for assistance with
tuition, fees, housing and meal plans. All applications must be
submitted no later than June 14! For more information visit the
College Resources page
 on our website.

Diligwa is now open! Diligwa is a recreation of a 1710 Cherokee
village. This new attraction is at the Cherokee Heritage Center, 21192
S. Keeler Drive in Park Hill, just outside of Tahlequah. The
historically-accurate village provides visitors the chance to
experience Cherokee life in the early 18th century and features 19
wattle and daub structures, numerous interpretive stations, and a
detailed historic landscape set on four acres of land adjacent to the
Cherokee Heritage Center. Come join us!

The annual "Remember The Removal" bike ride is underway! Follow our
riders as they re-trace the path our ancestors took on their forced
removal from our ancient homelands to what is now Oklahoma by visiting
the Remember The Removal webpage

 Cherokee Heritage Center 12th Annual Cherokee Ancestry Conference
 – 05/31/2013

Finding family has never been easier when attending the Cherokee
Heritage Center’s 12th Annual Cherokee Ancestry Conference on June
14-15 at 8:30 a.m.

Free golf instruction for Cherokee youth
 – 05/31/2013

Cherokee youth who want to learn the basic principles and techniques
of golf can participate in free lessons through the Native Tee Program
at Cherokee Trails Golf Course.

Cherokee Nation Child Development public hearing
 – 05/31/2013

The Cherokee Nation Child Development Program will hold a public
hearing from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 18

Remember the Removal riders leave for Georgia
– 05/30/2013

Cherokee Nation P.O. Box 948 Tahlequah, OK 74465

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