Cherokee Nation releases new book, hosts signings during Cherokee National Holiday

Book signings to take place on Sept. 1 in Tahlequah

The Cherokee National Holiday is around the corner and with it comes the official release of the new book “Cherokee Nation: A History of Survival, Self Determination and Identity.” The book takes readers through the challenges and opportunities that have shaped the largest tribal nation in the U.S. From ancient traditions and self-governance to survival and a return to self-determination, the Cherokee Nation’s strong sense of identity is undeniable.


Cherokee Nation to host 13th Annual Traditional Native Games in Nowata

Cherokee Nation’s 13th annual Traditional Native Games competition continues Saturday, Aug. 11, at the No We Ta Community Center, located across from the Cooweescoowee Health Center in Nowata.

Register now for soapstone carving class on Sept. 15

Registration is now open for the Cherokee Heritage Center’s soapstone carving class on Sept. 15 with guest instructor Matt Girty.

2018-19 Little Cherokee Ambassadors crowned, kicking off Cherokee National Holiday festivities

Brushy Elementary School sixth-grader Maysi Fields was crowned Saturday as the 2018-19 Little Cherokee Ambassador in the 10-12 age category.

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