Lake County Historical Society will hold its annual banquet at the Elks Lodge in Lakeview on Saturday, May 10.
A social hour will be held at 6 p.m., follow by dinner being served at 6:30 p.m. with choices of prime rib or chicken cordon bleu. Each dinner comes with salad, baked potato, vegetables, rolls, and dessert.
The guest speaker for the evening will be Perry Chocktoot, Jr., director of the Culture and Heritage Department of the Klamath Tribes. Chocktoot teaches traditional practices and culture of Native Americans and takes great pride in passing along his detailed knowledge to tribal youth at culture camps each summer. He was raised in Klamath schools and worked for Weyerhauser before becoming the cultural director.
Reservations are required by Friday, May 2 for the enlightening and entertaining evening planned. Tickets are $25 for prime rib dinner, or $18 for chicken. Checks should be made to Lake County Historical Society, P.O. Box 48, Lakeview, 97630. Funds raised from the evening will go towards the Lake County Historical Society and their various efforts, which includes operation of the Historic Village Museum at the Lake County Fairgrounds.
For more information contact Claudia Reeder at 541-219-0200 or Jan Story at 541-947-2878.