Heritage Day

April 1, 2019 Heritage Day

  • 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 Ray Jessie of White Sands Methodist Church (Main Lobby)
  • 9:15- 9:30 Recorded Presentation: “Tek i Hvshi (Women’s 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 & Genealogy (Main Lobby)
  • 11:30-12:45 Presentation: “Choctaw Historical Records at the Oklahoma Historical Society” by Laura Martin and Debra Spindle, OK Historical Society (Conference Center Room 2)
  • 1:00- 3:00 Make & Take: "Beaded Medallion”- CNO Cultural Services (Conference Center Room 2)
  • Limited availability for this class.  Please rsvp to nnarcomey@choctawnation.com with your name, department, and class time.
  • 3:15- 3:30 Choctaw Dance Chant Class with Brad Joe- “Snake Dance” (Third Floor Rotunda)
  • 3:30- 4:00 Choctaw Dance- "Snake Dance", CNO Cultural Services (Third Floor Rotunda)

Location:  New Choctaw Nation Headquarters, 1802 Chukka Hina, Durant, OK 74702

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