Upcoming Cultural Events and Activities
Sherman Indian High School Cultural Events/Activities
- Friday, September 22: Indian Day Celebration – Sherman Museum Open House 11:00am -4:00pm
- Sunday, October 12- Indigenous Day Film Fest 2:00pm7:00pm (Auditorium)
- Saturday, October 21: Honoring the Alumni Museum Open House 11:00am – 4:00pm. Alumni/Elders Potluck to Follow at Bennett Hall 5:00pm
- Saturday, October 28 –Southern California Gourd Dance Society Social Powwow at Bennett Hall – All Day
- November 10 – Veterans Day Assembly 9:00am – 12:00pm
- November 7th Native Pride Fashion Show 7:00pm (Auditorium)
- November 15th Native Foods Tasting
- TBA: Round Dance at Bennett Hall- 6:00pm -12:00am
- January 16th: Annual Rummage Sale at Clarke Cultural Center Lawn 8:00am
- Friday, April 20: Miss Sherman Pageant 6:00pm(Auditorium)
- Saturday, April 21: Annual Powwow held at the Ira Hayes Football Stadium 10:00am – 11:00pm
- Friday, April 27 – Earth Day Celebration
- May 3:Indian Flower Day, Clean up/Decorating Sherman Indian School Cemetery 3:45pm
Ongoing activities for students:
Talking circle, traditional teachings, Sacred Voices Speakers Series, arts/crafts workshops, community outreach and Inter-Tribal Dance Group performances. Indigitize Film Making Project and Museum Digitization Projects are on-going.
- Elders/Youth Talking Circle held at Clarke Culture Centeron the 2ndWednesday each month at 6:00pm. All other Talking Circles will be posted weekly.
- Culture Arts and Crafts at Clarke Culture Center Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 4:00pm to 7:00pm.
- Fancy Shawl Lessons are weekly at Bennett Hall on Mondays 5:00pm – 6:00pm.
- Daughters of Traditions meet every other Thursday from 4:30pm to 7:30pm at San Manuel
- Sons of Tradition groups meets on Wednesdays from4:30pm to 6:00pm at Clarke Culture Center.
- Indigenous Language Center and Indigenous Fashion and Design open on weekdays after school.
- Cahuilla Language Class Tuesdays 6:00pm – 9:00pm
- Kiowa Language Class Thursdays from 5:00pm to 6:00pm
- Monthly Intertribal Elders Potluck: Second Saturday, 4:00pm: at Bennett Memorial Hall.
- Monthly Inland Empire Cherokee Community Meeting and Potluck: Third Saturday, 12:00pm at Bennett Memorial Hall.