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Cherokee Heritage Center reschedules open house due to ice storm

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PARK HILL, Okla. – Due to extensive tree damage during the recent ice storm throughout the campus of the Cherokee Heritage Center, the grand re-opening celebration set for Saturday, Feb. 7, has been rescheduled for Saturday, Feb. 28 at the center.

The celebration is designed to provide center supporters, Cherokee citizens, community members and interested patrons the opportunity to see the recently remodeled facilities at the Cherokee Heritage Center and to view the current exhibit: “Beadwork Storytellers, A Visual Language.”

The open house will be held 2 - 5 p.m. with traditional Cherokee storytellers presenting at 3:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served. This event is free to the public.

The Cherokee Heritage Center is located about three miles south of Tahlequah, Okla., just off Highway 62. Turn east on Willis Road. Follow Willis Road to South Keeler Drive. For more information on the Cherokee Heritage Center, call (918) 456-6007, toll free at (888) 999-6007 or visit the Web site at www.cherokeeheritage.org.