Cherokee Preservation Foundation celebrates 10 years of good work

Winners of Cherokee Preservation Foundation’s 10th anniversary photo contest will be announced at a reception from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Aug. 23 at Qualla Arts & Crafts.

Residents living on the Qualla Boundary and the seven western counties have submitted photos that illustrate cultural preservation, economic development and environmental preservation in westernmost North Carolina, the Foundation’s areas of focus. The community is invited to come and enjoy the photos and refreshments. The photo exhibit, which will be curated by Oconaluftee Institute for Cultural Arts, will be in the community meeting room of Qualla Arts & Crafts between Aug. 23 and Sept. 5.

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