Cultural Outreach

Cherokee Outreach Program The Cherokee Heritage Center’s Cultural Outreach Program is an award winning program having received the “Award of Merit” from the American Association of State and Local History.  This was the only program in Oklahoma to be acknowledged by AASLH in 2010. The mission of the Cherokee Heritage Center is to preserve, promote and teach Cherokee history and culture. By passing on this knowledge to all who are interested it will forever be kept alive and continue to grow and flourish. Hands-on art classes, and interactive theatrical storytelling and cultural presentations thoroughly engage each participant. Basketry Pottery Mini-stickball Sticks Cornhusk Dolls Storytelling Cultural Presentations Cultural Days We can customize any of the above to meet your needs, and other offerings are available upon request. *Please note that fees will be changing January 1st, 2016. Cost for the hands-on art activities is $3.00 per student Class size for these art activities is limited to a maximum of 25 students, with no more than 3 classes in one day. Storytelling assemblies, cultural presentations or a combination of both the charge is $150 per assembly. Cultural Days is where a wide array of Cherokee games and activities are offered. 1/2 day = $350 / Full day = $500 The goals of this program are to engage and enlighten the student, inspire curiosity and foster learning. If interested in learning more about this program download the informational flyer (150kb) and contact, Gina K. Burnett Outreach Coordinator 918-456-6007 ext.6144 918-316-0396 cell gina-burnett@cherokee.org **As of January 1st, 2016 the fees will be as follows: Cost for the hands-on art activities is $5.00 per student Class size for these art activities is limited to a maximum of 25 students, with no more than 3 classes in one day. Storytelling assemblies, cultural presentations or a combination of both the charge is $200 per assembly. Cultural Days is where a wide array of Cherokee games and activities are offered. 1/2 day = $350 / Full day = $500