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Chucalissa Will Host Native American Days Oct. 24-28
For release: October 18, 2000
For more information, contact Curt Guenther

Chucalissa Archaeological Museum will host its eighth annual Native American Days Oct. 24-28.

The event at the preserved Native American village, located on Indian Village Drive in southwest Memphis, will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

Featured activities will include hands-on demonstrations of archaeology, blowgun shooting, beadwork, and atlatl (a Native American game). There will also be demonstrations of stickball and arts and crafts such as pottery, basketry and beadwork.

Autumn Morning Star will perform a Native American magic show, and Randy Solomon will demonstrate Plains Indian-style dancing. Breezy Windsong will tell authentic Native American stories.

For more information, call Chucalissa at 901-785-3160.


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