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Virtual Story Time: Artsy Thursday

Help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Week of The Young Child. What would your crayons say if they could talk?

Free

Art Break – Guided Open Studio

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

Take an Art Break! Come to the ARCC for weekly gatherings dedicated to winding down through art. Bring projects from home to work on in a relaxed, stress free atmosphere. We will be proceeding with meetings while adhering to social distancing. All participants must wear a mask. Ages 18 and up. Dates: Thursdays, January 14 [...]

$5.00

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, [...]

Basement Painters

Brookings Arts Council 524 4th St, Brookings

This active group meets every Thursday in the classroom of the Brookings Arts Council from 12:30-4pm. Just bring your art project (doesn't have to be a painting) and work with a group of creatives enjoying the collegial environment! We invite you to join this active group--come early, stay late, but come and create! There is [...]

Free

Outdoor Story Time: Artsy Thursday

Help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Week of The Young Child. What would your crayons say if they could talk?

Fantasy Craft Workshop: Magic Wand

The Matthews Opera House & Arts Center 612 Main St., Spearfish

Learn how to make your own magic wand! This will be the second of three in-person craft days hosted by our own gallery manager, Heather Evans during our NEA Big Read! Due to COVID-19 restrictions and supplies, there is limited availability. Call 605.642.7973 during gallery hours (Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am – 5 pm) to reserve your [...]

Fantasy Craft Workshop: Magic Wand

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. Learn how to make your own magic wand! This will be the second of three in-person craft days hosted by our own gallery manager, Heather Evans during our [...]

Coteau’s Table To Go!

At Coteau’s Table, explore flavorful food from the Museum’s on-site cafe. This special event features curbside service. Reserve a meal in advance.

Poetry Workshop with Courtney Huse Wika

REGISTER HERE: https://forms.gle/t3C6xS3hWWmknkbk7 Poets are shapeshifters, skillfully manipulating language, image, and sound to render our world anew. One of the poet's most powerful tools is the metaphor: a comparison between two seemingly disparate ideas or objects. When this comparison rings true or precise, it destabilizes the familiar, deepening the reader’s understanding of the human experience. In [...]

Rapid City Limits | “Alex Massa Plays Well With Others”

Dahl Arts Center 713 7th Street, Rapid City

Join us and your fellow jazz cats at the Dahl Arts Center for a night of avant-garde jazz and drinks. Jazz musician Alex Massa featuring Shawn Myers, Georgi Petrov, and Alex Chapman. Alex Massa will be performing two sets at the Dahl Arts Center on April 15th. The first set will be the first live premiere of [...]

The (He)art of the Metaphor with Courtney Huse Wika

REGISTER HERE: https://forms.gle/t3C6xS3hWWmknkbk7 Poets are shapeshifters, skillfully manipulating language, image, and sound to render our world anew. One of the poet's most powerful tools is the metaphor: a comparison between two seemingly disparate ideas or objects. When this comparison rings true or precise, it destabilizes the familiar, deepening the reader’s understanding of the human experience. [...]

South Dakota in Poems: Our State, Our Stories, Our Poets

South Dakota Poet Laureate, Christine Stewart-Nuñez, will discuss her work assembling the South Dakota State Poetry Society's newest anthology, "South Dakota in Poems." Afterward, featured poets will share a selection of their poems and speak about their experiences in the state that we call home. Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/93920320035?pwd=c1dla0Q4bEp3a0FUSitsOWlvLzJ1QT09 Meeting ID: 939 2032 0035 Passcode: [...]

Live Jazz at R Wine Bar + Kitchen!

R Wine Bar 322 E 8TH ST, Sioux Falls

Join us for our weekly live Jazz event at R Wine Bar + Kitchen! Featuring: Jim Speirs (trumpet) Jeremy Hegg (piano and vocals) Andrew Reinartz (bass) Dan Heier (drums) #rjazzclub #livejazz #everythursday #winefoodandjazz **As a reminder, please check with the venue for COVID-19 Guidelines and Restrictions.

Tickets are on sale now for Murder at the Museum!

Old Courthouse Museum, Sioux Falls, SD 200 W 6th St, Sioux Falls

Tickets are on sale now for Murder at the Museum! There has been a murder at the Old Courthouse Museum. We need your help to find the murderer. Come put on your detective hat and see if you can figure out who the killer was and why they committed this heinous crime. Masks are required [...]

$10

Virtual Story Time: Family Friday

Help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Week of The Young Child. Let’s celebrate the many different people that make a family.

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, [...]

BLACK HILLS STATE UNIVERSITY ART MAJORS EXHIBITION

Media Advisory For Immediate Release: 03.16.21 For More Information: Denise Du Broy Rapid City Arts Council Dahl Arts Center 605.394.4101 x2 denise@thedahl.org WHAT: Black Hills State University Graduate Exhibit EXHIBIT DATES:  04.16.21 – 05.22.21 ARTISTS’ RECEPTION: Friday, April 16th, 5-7pm | Art Professor’s Talk 5:45pm WHERE: Sen. Stan Adelstein & Lynda K. Clark Gallery| Dahl [...]

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

Outdoor Story Time: Family Friday

Help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Week of The Young Child. Let’s celebrate the many different people that make a family.