Cherokee Messenger
January 2001

CCS Monthly Meeting

The Next Monthly Meeting of the Cherokee Cultural Society Features "An 18th Century Woodland Native Clothing Display" Clabert Menard returns to offer details on what all those ancestors were wearing and to provide inspiration for recreating these togs!

Thursday, February 1, 2001
7:00 p.m. at the Tracy Gee Community Center
3599 Westcenter, one block south of Richmond Avenue, east of the Sam Houston Tollway West Belt.

Meeting is open to all interested - no admission fee.

Red Nations Remembering

Mark your calendar for Sunday, March 25!
Bear Creek Park will be the site for our annual Red Nations Remembering Family Picnic Look forward to all day festivities for members and visitors in Pavilion #6, which holds up to 200 persons. Join us for great fun with Cherokee games and other activities to excite all ages. Bring enough munchies for your family, plus some to share. CCS will provide soft drinks. Expect all the facilities - plenty of lights, restrooms, pay phones and a nearby playground. Watch the Cherokee Messenger for maps and further details as they unfold!

Back By Special Request!

Cherokee Culture:
History, Genealogy & Mythology

A unique course for Houston offered by Deborah Scott and Marjorie Lowe, Cherokee Nation Certified Teachers

Saturday, March 31, 2001
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Bellaire Park and Recreation Center
5125 Laurel, Bellaire, TX
Exit 610, turn west on Bellaire, turn left on Rice Blvd, go two streets and turn right on Laurel

$30.00 for CCS members
$40.00 for nonmembers
$5.00 discount for seniors 55 and older
Contact for registration: B.J. Callihan, Hurry! Class is limited to 20. Registration is complete when payment is received. Admission is on a first come, first served basis.

*Membership Reminder

Pay dues and receive our complete newsletter, the Cherokee Messenger, by e-mail or snail mail. CCS appreciates support from everyone! Send $20 per year dues, check or money order, payable to:
The Cherokee Cultural Society of Houston
P.O. Box 23187
Houston, TX 77228-3187

Questions on dues? Contact Treasurer Cindy Linnenkohl,

CCS general phone inquiries: 713-866-4085

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