Cherokee Nation announces November events

BY STAFF REPORTS
11/01/2019 10:30 AM
TAHLEQUAH – The Cherokee Nation will host events in November, including a resource fair, a tribal festival, marathon walks and more, according to a CN press release.

Nov. 1
Community Flu Immunization from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Nowata High School. There will be no out-of-pocket charge, only a bill to insurance. For information, call 918-273-2221.

Nov. 4
Community Flu Immunization from 4 to 6 p.m. at Gibbs Hall in South Coffeyville. No out-of-pocket charge, only a bill to insurance. For information, call 918-255-6045.

Nov. 5
Community Flu Immunization from 10:30 a.m. to noon at Oaks Senior Center at US-412 ALT in Oaks. No cost. For information, call 918-822-2549.

Nov. 6
Come learn how to grind corn into cornbread from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Tsa-la-gi Community Room in Tahlequah. For information, email sonya-davidson@cherokee.org.

Smoking cessation classes will be offered from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. at the Community Conference Room in the Redbird Smith Health Center in Sallisaw. Free to the public. For information, email mary-owl@cherokee.org.

Nov. 7
Sallisaw Redbird Health Center is hosting a Diabetes Month Awareness Walk from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the clinic. A one-mile walk to show support for diabetes awareness. For information, email mary-owl@cherokee.org.

Diabetes Month Awareness one-mile walk from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Vinita Clinic Wellness Center. For information, email amanda-barnes@cherokee.org.

Diabetes Month Awareness walk from 2:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Veteran’s Memorial at the W.W. Keeler Tribal Complex in Tahlequah. For information, email tonya-wapskineh@cherokee.org.

Nov. 8
Diabetes Month Awareness one-mile walk from noon to 1 p.m. at Stilwell Wilma P. Mankiller Health Center. For information, email shaina-kindle@cherokee.org.

Nov. 9 – 16
Rock Your Mocs Week, when Native Americans across the world wear their moccasins to work, school or just casually to celebrate the week. During the week and National Native American Heritage Month, take a photo or video or story, add the hashtags #RockYourMocs #RockYourMocs2019 and upload to social media. For information, go to VisitCherokeeNation.com.

Nov. 9
The Sequoyah Drama Department from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. is hosting its Fall Flea Market in the Sequoyah High School Gym parking lot in Tahlequah. The fee is $20 per table, or rent a space for $15 and bring your own table. Funds raised support a student trip to a workshop in New York City. Call Amanda Ray for information at 918-453-5156 or email amanda-ray@cherokee.org.

Visit the Child Care and Development Children’s Resource Fun Fair from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at One Fire Field at 17675 S. Muskogee in Tahlequah. Bring your kids to enjoy carnival rides, food, activities and visit the resource booths with information on child care. Free to the public. For information, email ashli-dill@cherokee.org.

Come to the Oklahoma Tribal Celebration from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Gathering Place in Tulsa. This regional festival will be a proud expression of Native American nations through traditional dance, storytelling and cultural activities. For information, visit gatheringplace.org and #gathertulsa on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Nov. 13
Diabetes Month Awareness one-mile walk from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Sam Hider Health Center in Jay. For information, email tricia-nichols@cherokee.org.

The tribe’s registration outreach program will be at the Three Rivers Clinic at 1001 S. 41st East in Muskogee from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The staff will break for an hour at noon. Registration staff will be able to accept applications, assist applicants with missing documents and answer any general questions an applicant may have.

Smoking cessation classes offered from noon to 1 p.m. at the Community Conference Room in the Redbird Smith Health Center in Sallisaw. Free to the public. For information, email mary-owl@cherokee.org.

Nov. 20
The tribe’s registration outreach program will be at the Career Services office, at 100 E. Choctaw in Sallisaw from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The staff will break for an hour at noon. Registration staff will be able to accept applications, assist applicants with missing documents and answer any general questions an applicant may have.

Smoking cessation classes offered from noon to 1 p.m. at the Community Conference Room in the Redbird Smith Health Center in Sallisaw. Free to the public. For information, email mary-owl@cherokee.org.

Nov. 21
Diabetes Awareness Walk at Muskogee Three Rivers Health Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The first 50 walkers will receive a diabetes program incentive. For information, call 918-781-6521.

Diabetes Awareness Month one-mile walk from 2:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the new outpatient health center in Tahlequah. For information, call 918-453-5776.

Nov. 22
Diabetes Awareness Month one-mile walk from 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Salina AMO Health Center. For information, email tony-ballou@cherokee.org.

Nov. 27
The tribe’s registration outreach program will be at the Career Services office at 2945 Highway 69A in Pryor from 9 a.m. to noon. Registration staff will be able to accept applications, assist applicants with missing documents and answer any general questions an applicant may have.

Smoking cessation classes offered from noon to 1 p.m. at the Community Conference Room in the Redbird Smith Health Center in Sallisaw. Free to the public. For information, email mary-owl@cherokee.org.

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