The next Chickasaw language club meeting is Chickasaw Holiday Fun Day from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, October 18 at the East Central University Ballroom in Ada.

The Chickasaw language club Chipota Chikashshanompoli, meaning children speaking Chickasaw, is now available for three to 12 year olds.

Children will learn new Chickasaw words related to the upcoming holidays and participate in exciting activities. Meetings focus on learning and using the Chickasaw language in daily life. Club meetings are held one Saturday each month and open to all children ages three to 12 who are interested in learning Chickasaw language.

To join the language club or to inquire about upcoming meetings, phone Teresa McDonald at (580) 272-5310, or visit