Snowbird Cherokees, Part 6 - Youth


The segment looks at the youth and modern generations of the Cherokee Nation.

Native American youth in treatment for addictions are taught about the medicine wheel. Snowbird is n a dry county of North Carolina, but young people are well aware of the dangers of alcohol. The community center provides an opportunity to be involved in sports and also to become fit. The football program helps to motivate young people toward better grades and provides leadership skills that will be useful in adult life.