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Ours to Tell: Cherokee Children’s Stories


Date & Time

July 27, 2024
10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Recommended Audience

Family Friendly :
Family Friendly
Culture & History Lovers :
Culture & History Lovers
Cherokee Citizens :
Cherokee Citizens

Event Organizer

Cherokee Nation Cultural Tourism

A fun-filled day awaits children of all ages at “Ours to Tell: Cherokee Children’s Stories,” with performances throughout the day from celebrated Cherokee storytellers. This event will also feature the world premiere of Cherokee author Traci Sorell’s newest children’s book!

10 AM
Opening music and storytelling with Candice Byrd-Boney (All ages)

11 AM
World premiere of “Clack, Clack! Smack! A Cherokee Stickball Story” by Traci Sorell (Ages 4+)

Children’s book presentations by Traci Sorell (Ages 4+)

“At The Mountain’s Base”
“We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga”

Interactive Storytelling with Cherokee National Treasure Robert Lewis (All ages)

1 PM
Children’s book presentations by Traci Sorell (Ages 7+)

“Classified: The Secret Career of Mary Golda Ross, Cherokee Aerospace Engineer”
“Being Home”
“Contenders: Two Native Baseball Players, One World Series”

Don’t miss this free, family-friendly event at the Cherokee Nation Anna Mitchell Cultural & Welcome Center in Vinita, Oklahoma.

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