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Rock Creek Bridge
Chickasaw Cultural Center/Chickasaw National Recreation Area
Sulphur, OK
18 April 2017
Photographer: Jacquelyn Sparks

Summer Guide: Chickasaw Cultural Center and National Recreation Area let guests connect with culture and nature

Chickasaw Cultural Center offers several family-friendly festivals during the summer.

standing is Cynthia Cunningham, Dillon Griffitts, Dillon Pierce. Sitting is Zack Morris and Summer Morgan

Native American New Play Festival endeavors to tell cultural stories and bring history to life

The festival is April 8 and 15 and highlights Native works and creates community for playwrights.

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Oklahoma Democratic Party hires Native American liaison

LaRenda Morgan is focused on building relations and strengthening Democratic engagement with tribes in the state.

Cheyenne Lee Pocowatchit, Citizen of Comanche Nation and Affiliated Cheyenne, Nationally Recognized Fancy Dancer (Will Wilson / provided)

Fred Jones Museum, Oklahoma tribes collaborate on PHOTO/SYNTHESIS

“I believe that what [Wilson] does in creating those images is he gives authorship, which is a very generous act for an artist to do for the people who are being represented by those images,” ahtone said.

Lisa Jean Allswede poses for a photo in the Paseo District in Oklahoma City, Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Paseo artist Lisa Jean Allswede moves on to her next adventure, this one in Las Vegas

“Because I’m a curious person and an educator,” Allswede said, “the goal for Project Box was always to have a venue that offered the opportunity to expose my audience to different materials, mediums or ideas through the arts.”

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