Heritage Day

August 5, 2019 Heritage Day

  • 8:00- 12:00 Wesson Farms Fresh Produce Sale (CNO Regional Medical Clinic- Front Parking Lot, Back Row- 1801 Chukka Hina, Durant, OK 74702)
  • 8:30- 3:00 Wear traditional clothing or jewelry & receive a door prize ticket.  Complete a morning or afternoon activity and receive another ticket (Main Lobby)
  • 8:30- 3:00 Choctaw Artists (Main Lobby)
  • 8:30- 9:00 Opening Prayer and Devotional with Vince Maytubby of Chihowa I Chuka Assembly of God Church (Main Lobby)
  • 9:15- 9:30 Presentation: “Takkon Hvshi (Peach Month)” by Dr. Ian Thompson, CNO Historic Preservation & Museums (Conference Center Room 2)
  • 10:00- 10:45 Choctaw Language with Dora Wickson, CNO Language (Conference Center Room 2)
  • 10:00- 2:00 Program Booths: Cultural Services, First United Bank Preferred Bank Program, Genealogy, Greenhouse (Main Lobby)
  • 11:00-11:30 Presentation: “Mississippi Choctaws” by Gwen Takes Horse, CNO Genealogy (Conference Center Room 2)
  • 1:00- 3:00 Make & Take: “Beaded Daisy Chain Bracelet”- CNO Cultural Services (Conference Center Room 2)
  • RSVP required for the above class.  Class is limited to twenty participants.  Please email CulturalServices@choctawnation.com with your name, location, and class time.
  • 3:15- 3:30 Choctaw Dance Chant Class- “Fast War Dance” (Third Floor Rotunda)
  • 3:30-4:00 Choctaw Dance- “Fast War Dance” (Third Floor Rotunda)


Location:  New Choctaw Nation Headquarters, 1802 Chukka Hina, Durant, OK 74702 (unless otherwise noted)

If you have any questions, please call 580-924-8280, ext. 2346 or email CulturalServices@choctawnation.com