Plans for Native American Heritage Weekend in case of rain
The weather forecast is calling for rain on Friday and Saturday as remnants of what will be Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall. If the current models hold and we have rain on Friday and Saturday, the events scheduled for the Native American Heritage Weekend WILL CONTINUE INDOORS in the event of rain. Here are the most up-to-date plans:
Daytime Calico Rock Elementary School (Grassy Hill and Calico Rock Museums)–in the event of rain these events will all be moved indoors to the Calico Rock Museums
5:00-7:00 p.m. Bonfire (Grassy Hill Across From Knowles True Value)–in the event of rain this event will be canceled
9:00 a.m. t0 4:00 p.m. Yaqui Nation Art (Mike Diaz): Tomlinson Art & Science Center
Quapaw Pottery: Tomlinson Art & Science Center
Native American Artifacts: Easton Education Center (former Coal House behind main Museum)
Textiles: Carding, Spinning, and Weaving: Calico Rock Heritage Center (in the event of rain)
History of the Quapaw: Calico Rock Heritage Center (in the event of rain)
11:00 a.m. Oklahoma Fancy Dancers (Grassy Hill across from Knowles True Value)–in the event of rain it will be moved to Murphy Gallery in Heritage Center
1:30 p.m. Oklahoma Fancy Dancers (SEE ABOVE)
Regardless of the weather, we hope to see you on Saturday! Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Calico Rock Museum Foundation
104 Main Street
Calico Rock, Arkansas 72519
Cathy Drew is a life long resident of the region that she loves to promote! As a matter of fact, she was born in Downtown Batesville in the late ’60s in one of the eight counties she now loves to encourage people to visit.
Drew is married to her husband of 27 years, Jeff Drew. Jeff and Cathy have a son, Jonathon (Jon) Drew and his wife Devyn Stewart and can’t leave out her grandson Jase Drew. Of course Drew can’t skip the other part of her family, the pets! Lady Bird (a stray that was welcomed into their home June 2012) and of course Howard – the puppy was compliments of Lady Bird shortly after arrival at the Drew home. They also have Kasha which Cathy inherited when your mother passed in 2016 and they adopted Bullet a stray in November of 2016 and the newest arrival Bullet a stray adopted into the family.
Drew, part of Ozark Gateway Region since 1990 while working at the ad agency (The Media Market Inc.) for the association where she helped produce their annual tabloid publication. She began work as the director of the Ozark Gateway Region June, 2000.