Thanksgiving Potluck – Tuesday, October 14, 2008

The annual Chilocco Thanksgiving Potluck is Nov. 29, 2008 at the Cherokee Restaurant Ballroom, Tahlequah, OK. Bring your thanksgiving leftovers and join Betty Belt, CNAA Board, all Chilocco alumni, former students, former employees, friends and families beginning at 10:00 a.m. We will have t-shirts for sale, and raffle tickets for sale on traditional Seminole Jackets, skirts, vest, purses, Shoshone beaded quiver, and candle holders. Tickets will be $2.00 each or three for $5.00. Board members and other alumni will have tickets or you may use the order form printed in the next Chilocco newsletter. See pictures of the items on this website; click on Picture-Memorabilia Sale and browse the various albums.

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Hall of Fame Nomination – Monday, August 25, 2008
Nomination for the Chilocco Hall of Fame deadline date is January 31, 2009. Contact James Edwards, at 918 742-1549, for rules and nomination procedures. A person may nominate only one person (former student, former employee).

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Class of 1959 – Tuesday, September 16, 2008
Class of 1959 Members:

Please contact: Pauline Marshall Levi, Jeanette Hogner Tehee, Reuben Kelly; Raymond Ramon, or Gwen Collier Wright. We need your updated mailing address and info. Please plan to attend the 2009 Reunion. We need a count of attendees from your class so we can better plan a wonderful evening in your honor.

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2009 Chilocco Reunion – Honoring The Class of 1959

Date: June 11 – 14, 2009 (Thursday – Sunday a.m.)

Site: Cherokee Casino & Resort (Convention Center), Catoosa, OK

Lodging: Cherokee Inn ($59 plus tax) and Cherokee Resort ($109 plus Tax)

Phone No: 1-800-760-6700 (Group Rate for Chilocco National Alumni Association)

Reserve via Internet: (use Group Code: NAT10609)

Cut-off Date: May 11, 2009 – Special rates availabe after May 11 only if space is available.

Major Reunion Activities Schedule: June 11 – 14, 2009

Thursday June 11: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Set-up; 4:00 p.m. Registration Desk Opens; 7:00 p.m. – Reception; Friday, June 12: 8:00 a.m. Golf Scramble at Cherokee Hills (First 80 entries, details to follow); Friday: 6:30 p.m. – Cultural Activity (Indian fashion show, entertainment, & powwow); Saturday, June 13: 7:30 a.m. Vets Breakfast; 10:00 a.m. – Business Meeting; 12:15 noon – Hall of Fame Luncheon; 2:00 p.m. – Class of 1959 Meeting; 6:00 p.m. Banquet, H.o.F. Induction, Raffle Drawing; 9:00 p.m. Dance; Sunday, June 14: 9:00 a.m. – Worship Services. Please Register Early and avoid the Saturday hassle.

Other activities include Chilocco Room and Arts and Crafts Room. Vendors may contact Pauletta Johnson at 918 366-6158 or Emma J Falling at 918 266-1626. Golfers, contact Charley Johnson at 918 366-6158 or Jim Baker at 405 377-6826.

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Tickets For Drawing – Monday, August 25, 2008
The Seminole Tribe of Florida donated nine items to CNAA. Also candle holders, marketed by the Muckleshoot Tribe and a Shoshone Bannock beaded Quiver have also been donated. Tickets are $2.00 each or three for $5.00. Drawing will be at the 2009 Reunion Banquet on June 13. Winners will not need to be present. If you win you will be notified and items shipped to you. Pictures of these items are posted on this website “Picture” section. Picture brochures of these items are available. Be a winner of these wonderful items. Purchase a ticket from Board Members or other Alumni, or use the ticket order printed in the fall edition of the newsletter. Check the Alumni Association page on this website or the last page of the newsletter for member information.

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