Tahlequah Daily Press

June 6, 2014

Keetoowah Cherokee Elders plan Sock Hop


TAHLEQUAH — The United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma’s Elder Council will hold a ‘50s-themed “Sock Hop” as a fundraiser Friday, June 13, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the UKB Wellness Center.

The center is located at 18529 W. Keetoowah Circle off West Willis Road.

The dance will include food for purchase, raffle tickets, a cake walk, costume and dance contests, and a silent auction.

The Elder Council is accepting donations for its silent auction from local businesses.

The money raised will go to elder programs, events, trips, the elder community garden and other initiatives to support the community.

The event is open to the public and the admission fee is $4 per person or $6 per couple. For more information, contact Paula Frisch at 918-772-4379.