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Lunch and Learn Cherokee Storytelling

Turchin Center, 423 W King St., Boone

Date: 07/17/2019 - 07/17/2019
Starts: 12 pm
Ends: 4:30 pm

he Warriors of Anikituhwa, official cultural ambassadors of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, will present this remarkable workshop featuring Cherokee history through storytelling. The Warriors have presented at cultural events, museums, schools, universities, and historic sites including Colonial Williamsburg, the Museum of the American Indian, and the Queen of England’s London New Year’s Day Parade, which marked the first visit of a Cherokee delegation to England since 1762. 

This is a co-presentation with Appalachian State University faculty and the Museum of the Cherokee Indian.

At 3pm, participants are invited to gather at Valborg Theatre (across from the Turchin Center Lecture Hall) for a demonstration of traditional Cherokee social dances. 

The Lunch & Learn Series: Informal and interactive lunch-time presentations at the Turchin Center, offer participants a behind-the-scenes view of the summer festival’s offerings in the visual arts, as well as disciplines such as music, theatre and dance. Bring your lunch and enjoy the talk!

This event is FREE and open to the public

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