Category: Events & Entertainment | Issue: May 2022
Indian Women's Pocahontas Club Since 1899 "Old Fashioned Picnic" Saturday, May 21, 2022 • Gates Open at 9am Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch 9501 E. 380 Rd., Oologah, OK Open to the Public Bring lawn chairs! Music • Hog Fry • Entertainment Free Admission • Starting at 10am • Traditional Cherokee Games with Cash Prizes! Cherokee Marbles, Horse Shoes, Corn Stalk Shoots, Hatchet Throwing, Butter Churning, 19th Century Activities, Corn Grinders, Blacksmith, Kiddie Train, Country Fare Quilters Guild, Trader Days Vendors welcome, call Cindy at (918) 264-4351 Invited guest: Delegate to Congress Kim Teehee Cherokee Nation and Will Rogers Memorial Museum are co-hosting the picnic. Sponsored by Indian Women's Pocahontas Club Ollie Starr (918) 760-7499 Organized in 1899, the 123-year-old club is recognized for their contributions to education. The Pocahontas Club is a virtual who's who of the Cherokee Nation. Will Rogers was a member. The Club provides scholarships for Cherokee students.