Cherokee Nation hosts several events in the month of November, including a resource fair, a tribal festival, marathon walks and more!

November 6

Come learn how to grind corn into cornbread at the Tsa-la-gi Community Room in Tahlequah from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. For more information contact Sonya Davidson at sonya-davidson@cherokee.org.

Smoking cessation classes offered at the Community Conference Room in the Cherokee Nation Redbird Smith Health Center in Sallisaw from 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Free to the public. For more information contact Mary Owl at mary-owl@cherokee.org.

November 7

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

Diabetes Month Awareness one mile walk at Vinita Clinic Wellness Center from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. For more information contact Amanda Barnes at Amanda-barnes@cherokee.org.

Diabetes Month Awareness walk at the Veteran’s Memorial at the Cherokee Nation W.W. Keeler Tribal Complex in Tahlequah. From 2:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. For more information contact Tonya Wapskineh at tonya-wapskineh@cherokee.org.

November 8

Diabetes Month Awareness one mile walk at Stilwell Wilma P. Mankiller Health Center from 12 – 1 p.m. For more information contact Shaina Kindle at Shaina-kindle@cherokee.org.

November 9 – 16

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

November 9

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

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

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

November 13

Diabetes Month Awareness one-mile walk at Sam Hider Health Center in Jay from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. For more information contact Tricia Nichols at tricia-nichols@cherokee.org.

Cherokee Nation Registration outreach program will be at the Three Rivers Clinic at 1001 S. 41st East in Muskogee from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The staff will break for lunch from 12 – 1 p.m. Registration staff will be able to accept new applications, assist applicants with missing documents, and answer any general questions an applicant may have.

Smoking cessation classes offered at the Community Conference Room in the Cherokee Nation Redbird Smith Health Center in Sallisaw from 12 – 1 p.m. Free to the public. For more information contact Mary Owl at mary-owl@cherokee.org.

November 20

Cherokee Nation Registration outreach program will be at the Career Services office, at 100 E. Choctaw in Sallisaw, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The staff will break for lunch from 12 – 1 p.m. Registration staff will be able to accept new applications, assist applicants with missing documents, and answer any general questions an applicant may have.

Smoking cessation classes offered at the Community Conference Room in the Cherokee Nation Redbird Smith Health Center in Sallisaw from 12 – 1 p.m. Free to the public. For more information contact Mary Owl at mary-owl@cherokee.org.

November 21

Diabetes Awareness Walk at Muskogee Three Rivers Health Center from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. The first 50 walkers will receive a diabetes program incentive. For more information contact Ben Buckskin at 918-781-6521.

November 21

Diabetes Awareness Month one-mile walk at the New Outpatient Health Center in Tahlequah from 2:30 – 3 p.m. For more information contact Tonya Wapskineh at 918-453-5776.

November 22

Diabetes Awareness Month one-mile walk at Salina AMO Health Center from 3 – 3:30 p.m. For more information contact Tony Ballou at tony-ballou@cherokee.org.

November 27

Cherokee Nation Registration outreach program will be at the Career Services office at 2945 Highway 69A in Pryor from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Registration staff will be able to accept new applications, assist applicants with missing documents, and answer any general questions an applicant may have.

Smoking cessation classes offered at the Community Conference Room in the Cherokee Nation Redbird Smith Health Center in Sallisaw from 12 – 1 p.m. Free to the public. For more information contact Mary Owl at mary-owl@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.