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Funday Sunday

In conjunction with the exhibition After Removal: Rebuilding the Cherokee Nation, Gilcrease Museum presents a day of free admission and enriched programming for visitors of all ages. Create three different works of art, meet and talk with cyclists who have commemorated the removal of their Cherokee ancestors from their homelands through an annual ride along the Trail of Tears and learn about tools to trace both Oklahoma and Cherokee genealogy with the help of experts from the Cherokee Heritage Center.
 
Schedule
 
12:00 - 4:00 pm – Make art activities connected to Cherokee culture, memory and family. Creative Learning Center and Vista Room
 
12:00 - 4:00 pm – Informally talk with Remember the Removal riders and Cherokee geneology experts. Helmerich Hall
 
1:00 pm – Hear stories and see visual documentation from the Remember the Removal annual bicycle ride. Tom Gilcrease Jr. Auditorium
 
2:30 pm – Learn how professional Cherokee genealogists trace ancestry and what steps you can take to discover your heritage. Tom Gilcrease Jr. Auditorium

Special activities from Noon to 4:00 pm, with free admission all day.

Funday Sunday is sponsored by the Sherman E. Smith Family Charitable Foundation.

Sunday, November 19 at 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Gilcrease Museum
1400 North Gilcrease Museum Road, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74127-2100

Event Type

Special Event, Class/Workshop, Community Engagement

Audiences

General Public

Departments

Gilcrease Museum

Gilcrease & Zarrow Audiences

Families, Children

Gilcrease & Zarrow Events

Free Events

Website

http://gilcrease.utulsa.edu

Cost

Free

Contact Name

Sarah Wright

Contact Email

sarah-wright@utulsa.edu

Contact Phone

918-596-2774

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