Pocahontas Club hosts annual wild onion dinner

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03/28/2019 08:45 AM
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Indian Women’s Pocahontas Club scholarship recipient Ashleigh Taylor helps with making grape dumplings at the club’s wild onion dinner held on March 23 in Claremore. ROGER GRAHAM/CHEROKEE PHOENIX
CLAREMORE – The Indian Women’s Pocahontas Club annual wild onion dinner was held on March 23 in Claremore.

The $25-a-plate dinner brought in numerous people who helped raise funds for the organization’s scholarship program for Cherokee Nation citizens.

The Indian Women’s Pocahontas Club was established in 1899 and predates Oklahoma statehood.

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