WATER: Congressional Representation to Protect a Precious Resource
October 1, 2015 -- October 31, 2015
Ardmore Public Library
320 E Street NW
Ardmore, OK 73401
This free, interactive exhibit portrays the challenges of water management and conservation in Oklahoma and examines the Congressional policy-making process. The exhibit features educational items on the effects of national policies on Oklahoma's water resources and information about how to engage with the state's policy makers. The exhibit is presented by the Carl Albert Congressional Research and Studies Center and will travel to eleven libraries and museums across Oklahoma through November 2016.
Cherokee National Treasures Exhibit
October 3, 2015 -- November 8, 2015
Cherokee Heritage Center
21192 S. Keeler Dr.
Park Hill, OK 74451
The Cherokee National Treasures Exhibit features works from a prestigious group of Cherokee cultural masters and artists. The title of "Cherokee National Treasure" has been awarded by the Nation to 84 Cherokees since 1988, recognizing outstanding accomplishments in visual arts, music, language, technology, and mathematics. This exhibit is the first in a new series of short, annual exhibits that will feature works from Cherokee National Treasures, whose accomplishments are essential in preserving and reviving these endangered lifeways. Admission to the exhibit is included in the general admission fee for the Cherokee Heritage Center. This year's Cherokee National Treasures exhibit will run through November 8, 2015.