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Celebrating Sequoyah Remembrance Day at Sequoyah Birthplace Museum, Vonore, TN
Free Admission Day. On Sunday, August 4, 2019 Sequoyah Birthplace Museum in Vonore, TN will be celebrating Sequoyah Remembrance Day and Sequoyah’s contribution to the Cherokee people by creating a writing system, the Cherokee Syllabary with living history from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Printing press demonstrations. The 1809 Cherokee Blacksmith shop will be up and running with demonstrations all through the afternoon by Charlie Rhodarmer. Local demonstrator Tonya Dockery, will be demonstrating pine needle baskets and Gary Holt will be talking about the Cherokees in the Civil War in our 1800’s dog-trot log cabin. Enrolled members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, will be demonstrating Cherokee crafts throughout the afternoon.
Sequoyah Birthplace Museum is located at 576 Hwy. 360 in Vonore, TN.
For more information, contact the museum at 423-884-6246.
Other upcoming events at the museum is our annual Cherokee Fall Festival, September7 &8, 2019, hours 10-5 both days. Check out our website for more info (www.sequoyahmuseum.org)