Cherokee Nation calendar of events for February 2019

A beautiful sunset over the Cherokee Nation W.W. Keeler Tribal Complex in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. Photo courtesy: Cherokee Nation Facebook Page

Cherokee Nation events in February include 'Cherokee Nation Legislative Day' at the state Capitol in Oklahoma City

Event Announcements

Cherokee Nation

The Cherokee Nation calendar consists of several events in February, including Cherokee Nation Legislative Day at the state Capitol in Oklahoma City. See all calendar items below.

Feb. 1

The Cherokee Heritage Center showcases its exhibit “The Cherokee Kid: A Will Rogers Exhibit” at the center in Park Hill. The exhibit will be on display through March 30. For more information, call 918-456-6007.

Feb. 12

5:30 to 6:30 p.m. – Cherokee Nation hosts a “Cooking with Commodities Cooking Class” at the Sam Hider Health Center in Jay. The goal of the class is to teach individuals how to prepare healthier meals using foods from the Cherokee Nation Food Distribution Center. For more information, contact Brittany Ebers at 918-253-1724 or brittany-ebers@cheorkee.org.

Feb. 13

5 to 7 p.m. – The Cherokee Nation Veterans Center hosts a Valentine’s Day celebration at the center in Tahlequah. For more information, contact Kimberly Lack at 918-772-4166 or kimberly-lack@cherokee.org.

Feb. 15

11 a.m. to noon – Cherokee Nation hosts a “Cooking with Commodities Cooking Class” at the Sam Hider Health Center in Jay. The goal of the class is to teach individuals how to prepare healthier meals using foods from the Cherokee Nation Food Distribution Center. For more information, contact Brittany Ebers at 918-253-1724 or brittany-ebers@cheorkee.org.

Feb. 18

6 p.m. – Cherokee Nation Tribal Council meeting at the W.W. Keeler Complex, 17675 S. Muskogee Ave., Tahlequah. For the agenda, visit .

Feb. 20

8 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Cherokee Nation hosts Cherokee Nation Legislative Day at the state Capitol in Oklahoma City. Tribal leaders and employees will be on site to promote the tribe’s culture as well as programs and services. For more information, call 918-453-5238.

Feb. 21

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Cherokee Nation partners with the Oklahoma Blood Institute to host a blood drive at the Tsa La Gi Community Room, located behind the Restaurant of the Cherokees in Tahlequah. For more information, call 918-453-5000, ext. 5841.

Feb. 22-23

Sequoyah High School speech/drama/debate program hosts an Oklahoma Secondary Schools Activities Association qualifying event tournament at the school in Tahlequah. The debate completion will begin at 3:45 p.m. Friday. Feb. 22. All acting and public speaking competitions will begin at 9:00 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23. For more information, contact Amanda Ray at 918-453-5156 or amanda-ray@cherokee.org.

Feb. 23

Noon to 1 p.m. – The Cherokee Heritage Center hosts a Cherokee Genealogy 101 presentation at the center in Park Hill. Presentation is $40 for Cherokee Historical Society members and $50 for non-members. For more information, contact Gene Norris at 918-456-6007 or gene-norris@cherokee.org.

About Cherokee Nation

The Cherokee Nation is the federally recognized government of the Cherokee people and has inherent sovereign status recognized by treaty and law. The seat of tribal government is the W.W. Keeler Complex near Tahlequah, Oklahoma, the capital of the Cherokee Nation.

With more than 370,000 citizens, 11,000 employees and a variety of tribal enterprises ranging from aerospace and defense contracts to entertainment venues, Cherokee Nation is one of the largest employers in northeastern Oklahoma and the largest tribal nation in the United States.

To learn more, please visit www.cherokee.org.

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