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ARTesian Gallery & Studios to host community art and craft lessons

Thursday, February 06, 2020

The Chickasaw Nation offers an assortment of classes and workshops for both experienced and aspiring artists throughout February at the ARTesian Gallery & Studios, 100 W. Muskogee St.

Conservation efforts highlighted during World Wetlands Day

Thursday, February 06, 2020

On the nearly 2,000 acres known as Kullihoma, the land and its maintenance comes first.

Pearl’s flying legacy lives on in her descendants

Friday, January 31, 2020

It might be said famous Chickasaw aviator Pearl Carter Scott was born to fly, so young was she upon making her solo flight in 1929 at the tender age of 13.

Chickasaw Nation offers “Get Fresh!” public cooking shows

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

The Chickasaw Nation’s “Get Fresh!” Program teaches healthy meal preparation with entertaining cooking shows.

Chickasaw artist Dustin Mater channels inspiration into new portraits and ledger art

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Chickasaw artist and self-proclaimed cultural imagineer Dustin “Illetewahke” Mater has some artistic left turns and fresh takes in the works, which he plans on sharing at the upcoming Artesian Arts Festival in Sulphur.

Chickasaw Nation Health Care Hiring Event Feb. 5

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

The Chickasaw Nation is hosting a hiring event for nurses and paramedics Wednesday, Feb. 5, from 2-6 p.m., in the Eagle Room at the Apila Center, 1925 Warrior Way on the Ada South Campus.

The McSwain Theatre presents a Harry Potter movie marathon and experience Feb. 1

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

The McSwain Theatre will be showing the first three Harry Potter films Feb. 1.

Chickasaw Cultural Center Valentine’s Celebration begins early

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

The Chickasaw Cultural Center invites patrons to take part in a special weeklong event to celebrate Valentine’s Day through participation in Chickasaw culture, language, food, and make and take activities.

Oklahoma State Superintendent thanks tribes for investment in state education

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Oklahoma’s State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister thanked the state’s tribes for their contributions to the state’s educational goals at a quarterly meeting of the Inter-Tribal Council of the Five Civilized Tribes Jan. 10.

McSwain Theatre celebrates 100 years with symbolic ribbon cutting

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Everyone is invited to attend a ceremonial ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating a century of entertainment at the McSwain Theatre.