November is Native American Heritage Month and many programs in and around Cherokee are having special events.
The Cherokee Central Schools have events planned all month. Each week is a different theme including: week of Nov. 1 – Celebrating Native Style, week of Nov. 7 – Celebrating our People, week of Nov. 14 – Celebrating our Lifestyle, week of Nov. 21 – Celebrating the Harvest, and week of Nov. 28 – Celebrating our Survival.
Events planned throughout the month include:
- Thursday, Nov. 3 – Period Dress Day
- Friday, Nov. 4 – Pendleton exhibit in CHS Library
- Tuesday Nov. 8 – Tribal and Community Leader day
- Wednesday, Nov. 9 – Local speaker day
- Thursday, Nov. 10 at 1pm – Veterans Celebration in the Cultural Arts Center
- Monday, Nov. 14 at 2:30pm – Indian Car Paradein front of the school
- Tuesday, Nov. 15 – Food and Music Day
- Wednesday, Nov. 16 at 2:30pm – Games and Skills on the stickball field
- Thursday, Nov. 17 – Archeology presentations in the Gathering Place
- Friday, Nov. 18 – Indian Stickball on the stickball field
- Tuesday, Nov. 22 at 2:30pm – Indian Market at the Courtyard
- Wednesday, Nov. 23 at 9:30am – Cherokee Warriors and Intertribal pow wow ...Read the full article