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Virtual Story Time: Music Monday

Help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Week of The Young Child. Time to rock out in the farm with some classic tunes.

Free

42nd Community Art Show

Spearfish

Celebrate the artistic talents of the Northern Hills Area! The 42nd Community Art Show will be on display April 9 – May 7, 2021. The Community Art Show is free and open to the public during business hours, Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., in the Matthews art gallery.  From beginners to professionals, [...]

Exhibit: An Encaustic Link by Jenny Bye

GAR Hall Art Gallery 508 Douglas, Yankton

ARTIST STATEMENT I have painted in watercolor, acrylic, oil, but the medium I am most connected to is encaustic. The process of painting with beeswax and demar resin holds my attention for hours at a time. It is a very physical, mysterious, and exciting medium to work with. Not knowing what will happen next, what [...]

Free

Bird Watching Basics with Roger Dietrich

GAR Hall Art Gallery 508 Douglas, Yankton

Course description This course is an introduction to bird watching from how to use binoculars and a bird field guide to how to identify birds by shape, plumage, behavior, habitat preference, and voice. We will have three classroom sessions and one field session to introduce people to the constant variety and challenge of birding, as [...]

$40

Virtual Story Time: Tasty Tuesday

Help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Week of The Young Child. Do you have a picky eater? Learn about fun new ways to think about vegetables.

Free

42nd Community Art Show

Spearfish

Celebrate the artistic talents of the Northern Hills Area! The 42nd Community Art Show will be on display April 9 – May 7, 2021. The Community Art Show is free and open to the public during business hours, Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., in the Matthews art gallery.  From beginners to professionals, [...]

Author Talk: Lee Ann Roripaugh

Join here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81647344802?pwd=NTRGNTRITlEyL0FGTHFCYjRrNkxqZz09 Lee Ann Roripaugh is the author of five volumes of poetry: tsunami vs. the fukushima 50 (Milkweed Editions, 2019), Dandarians (Milkweed, Editions, 2014), On the Cusp of a Dangerous Year (Southern Illinois University Press, 2009), Year of the Snake (Southern Illinois University Press, 2004), and Beyond Heart Mountain (Penguin, 1999). She was [...]

Tuesday Aberdeen Area Jam Session

Heartland Casino 1923 6th Ave SE #101, Aberdeen

We are very happy to welcome back the talented musicians to the Hub City Station. The crowd is majority vaccinated and its a thrill to get back to the music. Join us on Tuesday for some fun. We still encourage people to find a level of interaction that makes them feel comfortable. Masks are always [...]

Outdoor Story Time: Tasty Tuesday

Help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Week of The Young Child. Do you have a picky eater? Join us on the Outdoor Prairie to discover fun new ways to think about vegetables.

ON & OFF THE CLOCK with Kiran Singh Sirah!

ON THE CLOCK: A Learning Exchange for Rural Connectors and Cultural Workers is a monthly online series hosted by the Department of Public Transformation and Voices for Rural Resilence, in partnership with the Rural Assembly. This month's ON THE CLOCK will be combined with our OFF THE CLOCK happy hour format and feature a conversation [...]

Kid’s STEAM: Magnetic Paiting

Sanford Lab Homestake Visitor Center

Science and art made easy! Learn about attractive and repulsive forces of magnetism while making one of a kid art. April 13 will be at the Sanforld Lab Homestake Visitor Center. April 14th will be at the Boys and Girls Club of the Black Hills. This is a free event for Kids K-8th grade

9th Biennial Artists | Cocktail Hour Chats

Online event SD

Unwind with artists chatting with Jodi Lundgren about their works in the South Dakota Governor's 9th Biennial Art Exhibition. Learn what inspires them, what they're working on now and maybe a surprise or two. 9th Biennial Artists Cocktail Hour Chats are hosted by the South Dakota Art Museum each Tuesday, 5:30 Central / 4:30 Mountain [...]

Free

Harding Distinguished Lecture: Bill McKibben, Our Changing Climate: A Global Movement of Reform

South Dakota State University 0

To join this event, click here: https://sdstate.zoom.us/j/95281957681 Of all the challenges the planet faces, one—global warming—poses a truly existential threat, and no one has worked longer or harder than Bill McKibben to both document and combat it. Author of the first book on this crucial topic for the general public—The End of Nature (1989)—McKibben went [...]

CHS Drama Dept. Presents “Hamlet”

Custer High School (Custer, South Dakota)

Hamlet by William Shakespeare… The play in One Hour+ Edited by Janea Dahl for Drama Notebook.. April 13th & April 16 at 7 pm Custer High School Theatre Adults $5 ~Students $3 ~Seniors $2 CSD Activity passes accepted.

Bellman: “A Hero’s Journey”

Spearfish

This event is part of the 2021 NEA Big Read: Spearfish. For more information about the NEA Big Read and to see more events please click here. Video Presentation If you are seeing an error screen on the video, the video is probably not yet live. The video will be playable after 12:00 pm on [...]