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Cherokee Heritage Center Presents Indian Territory Days for Schoolchildren
By Tourism Industry Partner
Indian Territory Days, an outdoor classroom setting for schoolchildren grades K-12, is the perfect learning adventure for public, private and homeschooled children.
More than 15 Cherokee cultural learning stations will be available throughout the grounds featuring demonstrations, traditional games, Cherokee language, storytellers, and skits presenting Cherokee lore.
The outdoor cultural classes also feature interactive curriculum and games centered on Cherokee lifestyle during the 1890s, including craft demonstrations in pottery making, basket weaving and finger weaving. Traditional Cherokee games of blowgun shooting, stickball, marbles and chunkey will also be played.
Thursday-Friday, March 24-25, 2011.
10 a.m.-2 p.m., Daily
Cherokee Heritage Center, 21192 S. Keeler Drive, Park Hill, OK 74451.
The Cherokee Heritage Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is the premier cultural center for Cherokee tribal history, culture, and the arts.
The Cherokee Heritage Center is open from Feb.-April and Sept. 6-Dec., Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday closed; and May-Sept. 5, Monday-Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
For additional Cherokee Heritage Center information, please call (888) 999-6007, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.CherokeeHeritage.org.