Heritage Day

June 3, 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 Patricia Blagg of the Ministry in Action Outreach Center (Main Lobby)
  • 9:15-9:30 Presentation: "Bissa Hvshi (Blackberry 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: Direct Member Communications, Genealogy, Greenhouse (Main Lobby)
  • 11:00-11:30 Presentation: "Using Birth and Death Certificates" by Vicki Prough, CNO Genealogy (Conference Center Room 2)
  • 1:00-3:00 Make & Take: "Mini Moccasins"-CNO Cultural Services (Conference Center Room 2)
    Limited availability for the above class. Please rsvp to ddamron@choctawnation.com with your name, department, and class time.
  • 3:15-3:30 Choctaw Dance Chant Class-"Wedding Dance" (Third Floor Rotunda)
  • 3:30-4:00 Choctaw Dance-"Wedding Dance" (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