Highland News Leader

Marine Historical Society to learn about Indians

The Marine Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 9 at the Marine Senior Citizens building, 101 Silver St.

Tonya Moore will be guest speaker. She will be talking about Indians, in particular the Ponca and Kiowa tribes. Moore is a registered tribal member of Oklahoma Ponca. She plans to talk about dress and history of the Indians, as well as about modern Indians. She will talk about what Indian outfits mean with displays.

Bill Weder will present the outcome of the recent Hot Air Balloon event, also.

Marine Historical Society meetings are open to anyone who wishes to learn about the past, as well as plans for the future.

The regular meeting of the society will follow these presentations: the Veterans Memorial project, walking tour of Marine project, and tour ideas.

Membership in the society is $5 per person or $10 per family and due July 1 of each year. To learn more about the society, check out the website at www.marinehistoricalsociety.org

For more information, call 644-3821.