Three Sisters Celebration
March 16, 2019 -March 24, 2019
Monday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon - 5 p.m.
Free & open to the public
This annual event observes the changing of the seasons and planting of essential crops like beans, corn and squash. In combination, these crops are known as the “Three Sisters” and provide long-term soil fertility and healthy crops of food. See this planting method in gardens around campus.
Don’t miss one of the Chickasaw Cultural Center’s biggest events of the year!
-Films in the Anoli' Theater (See Daily Activities for daily film schedule)
-Stomp dance demonstrations
-Natural dye-making demonstrations
-Flat reed maps
-Fish nets / baskets
-Garden talks / tours
-"Dig It Up" artifact hunt
-Chikashshanompa' (Chickasaw language) bingo
-Quilt square contest (Winner will receive completed quilt)
-Milkweed / nectar plant giveaways
-Butterfly kit giveaways
-Pollinator mask coloring crafts
-Tie-dye fabric art
-Pottery reconstruction challenge
-Recipe card handouts
-Nutrition education booths
-Gourd painting demonstration (March 21 only)
-Art market booths
-20% off gift shop toys
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