“Stories on the Square” returns in July

June 28, 2018

Cherokee National Treasure Robert Lewis at Stories on the Square. The hourlong program begins at 10 a.m. on Wednesdays in July. Cherokee National Treasure Robert Lewis at Stories on the Square. The hourlong program begins at 10 a.m. on Wednesdays in July.

Cherokee Nation Cultural Tourism hosting storytelling series at Cherokee National Peace Pavilion

TAHLEQUAH, OKLA. – Cherokee Nation Cultural Tourism is offering free, family-friendly storytelling events on Wednesdays in July. The one-hour program is hosted in the Cherokee National Peace Pavilion starting at 10 a.m.

Each week, Stories on the Square concludes with a different hands-on activity or craft. The make-and-take activity schedule is below:

July 11 – Soap stone necklaces

July 18 – Painting garden rocks

July 25 – Clay pinch pots

The Cherokee National Peace Pavilion is located at 177 S. Water Ave. In the event of inclement weather, the event will be moved to the Cherokee National Prison Museum, located at 124 E. Choctaw St.

Attendees will receive free admission to the Cherokee National Supreme Court Museum, Cherokee National Prison Museum, John Ross Museum and Sequoyah’s Cabin Museum following the program.

For information on Cherokee Nation Cultural Tourism, including museum operations, please call (877) 779-6977 or visit www.VisitCherokeeNation.com.