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ARTS SOUTH DAKOTA UPCOMING EVENTS

Mini Makers

In this hands-on class participants will make their own take home play-kit while meeting new friends. This play date inspired class has time to explore different ways your kit can be played with at home.

$6.50

Author Talks at the Matthews

The Matthews Fireplace Room 612 Main Street, Spearfish

Author Talks at the Matthews returns this fall with a new lineup of local writers ready to dive into their stories, their methods, and their inspirations. Join us in the fireplace room every Tuesday at 12:30 for an hour with some of the best authors in the Black Hills area! Are you interested in presenting [...]

After School Maker Studio

Need after-school care? Or perhaps you are looking for a place to spark your child’s imagination? The After School Maker Studio is a flexible, come and go experience for children age 5 and up.

$5.50
Recurring

2022 Studio Art & Graphic Design Faculty Exhibit

Grove Hall Ritz Gallery, School of Design, South Dakota State University 101 Grove Hall, South Dakota State University School of Design, Brookings, SD

What: 2022 Studio Art & Graphic Design Faculty Exhibit When: November 7-December 2, 2022 Where: Grove Hall Ritz Gallery, South Dakota State University Featuring work by: Mark Stemwedel, Molly Wicks, Peter Reichardt, Shannon Frewaldt, Erik Ritter, Kristyn Weaver, Beverly Krumm, Jana Anderson, Eury Kim, Seojoo Han, Diana Behl, and Mel Spinar (Professor Emeritus) >Gallery Hours: [...]

Free
Recurring

Deferred Dreams

Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center - ARCC 225 3rd Ave SE, Aberdeen, SD

I hope you can make this informative and entertaining event. There will be a lot of art, including some animations the guys have created. We hope to have a lively discussion about prison reform and the current state of the justice system in our state.

Recurring

Christmas at the Capitol

State Capitol Rotunda Pierre

The annual Christmas at the Capitol display in Pierre includes nearly 100 trees that are decorated by volunteers from communities, schools, churches, nonprofit organizations and state government offices. This year's Grand Lighting Ceremony takes place in the rotunda on Tuesday, November 22, at 7 p.m. The display is then open to the public daily, 8 [...]

Recurring

Art Installation and Gallery Reception – Jovan Speller: In Lottie’s Living Room

Eide/Dalrymple Gallery 2001 S Grange Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD

Sioux Falls, South Dakota — The Eide/Dalrymple Gallery at Augustana University opens “Jovan Speller: In Lottie’s Living Room” which will be on view from November 17 through December 15. A Gallery reception will be held on Friday, November 18, 7-9 p.m., with an artist talk at 7:30 p.m. “In Lottie’s Living Room” is an installation [...]

Free
Recurring

WATERFRONT WEDNESDAYS

Waterfront Gallery for the Arts 207 E. Missouri, Pierre

Located on the Missouri River, Waterfront Gallery in Pierre, SD, opens to the public every Wednesday and by appointment. The gallery will also host other events, performances, classes and displays throughout the year. Please watch for upcoming events. Waterfront Gallery for the Arts is a new venue supporting the arts in all it's infinite forms. [...]

Victorian Holiday Tea Party at the Pettigrew Home & Museum

Pettigrew Home & Museum @ 131 North Duluth Avenue, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 57104, United States

Celebrate the winter season in true Victorian fashion at the Victorian Holiday Tea Party at the Pettigrew Home & Museum on Wednesday, November 30th at 2 p.m. Learn the history of tea while enjoying tea and treats in the Pettigrew Museum. Space is limited, call (605)367-7097 to register in advance.

After School Maker Studio

Need after-school care? Or perhaps you are looking for a place to spark your child’s imagination? The After School Maker Studio is a flexible, come and go experience for children age 5 and up.

$5.50
Recurring

The Musical of Musicals: The Musical!

Wayne S. Knutson Theatre 788 N University St., Vermillion, SD

This loving spoof takes one simple archetypal plot and turns it into five different parodies of iconic musical theatre writers: “Corn,” in the style of Rodgers & Hammerstein, where dream ballets are as normal as blueberry pie; “A Little Complex,” in the style of Sondheim, featuring a lot of words, a lot of blood, and [...]

$15

Recurring

2022 Studio Art & Graphic Design Faculty Exhibit

Grove Hall Ritz Gallery, School of Design, South Dakota State University 101 Grove Hall, South Dakota State University School of Design, Brookings, SD

What: 2022 Studio Art & Graphic Design Faculty Exhibit When: November 7-December 2, 2022 Where: Grove Hall Ritz Gallery, South Dakota State University Featuring work by: Mark Stemwedel, Molly Wicks, Peter Reichardt, Shannon Frewaldt, Erik Ritter, Kristyn Weaver, Beverly Krumm, Jana Anderson, Eury Kim, Seojoo Han, Diana Behl, and Mel Spinar (Professor Emeritus) >Gallery Hours: [...]

Free
Recurring

Deferred Dreams

Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center - ARCC 225 3rd Ave SE, Aberdeen, SD

I hope you can make this informative and entertaining event. There will be a lot of art, including some animations the guys have created. We hope to have a lively discussion about prison reform and the current state of the justice system in our state.

Recurring

Christmas at the Capitol

State Capitol Rotunda Pierre

The annual Christmas at the Capitol display in Pierre includes nearly 100 trees that are decorated by volunteers from communities, schools, churches, nonprofit organizations and state government offices. This year's Grand Lighting Ceremony takes place in the rotunda on Tuesday, November 22, at 7 p.m. The display is then open to the public daily, 8 [...]

Playful Preschoolers

Preschool camps offer a great opportunity to make new friends, learn new skills, and have fun adventures. With our hands-on approach to learning, remember to dress for a mess!

$20
Recurring

Art Installation and Gallery Reception – Jovan Speller: In Lottie’s Living Room

Eide/Dalrymple Gallery 2001 S Grange Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD

Sioux Falls, South Dakota — The Eide/Dalrymple Gallery at Augustana University opens “Jovan Speller: In Lottie’s Living Room” which will be on view from November 17 through December 15. A Gallery reception will be held on Friday, November 18, 7-9 p.m., with an artist talk at 7:30 p.m. “In Lottie’s Living Room” is an installation [...]

Free

Puppet Show

Join us as we welcome SDSU Early Childhood Education majors to the museum to preform interactive puppet shows. These fun and engaging shows will relate to topics such as making friends, eating healthy, and having good manners.

Recurring

Art Installation and Gallery Reception – Jovan Speller: In Lottie’s Living Room

Eide/Dalrymple Gallery 2001 S Grange Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD

Sioux Falls, South Dakota — The Eide/Dalrymple Gallery at Augustana University opens “Jovan Speller: In Lottie’s Living Room” which will be on view from November 17 through December 15. A Gallery reception will be held on Friday, November 18, 7-9 p.m., with an artist talk at 7:30 p.m. “In Lottie’s Living Room” is an installation [...]

Free
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