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Sturgis Community Cinema: Jumanji

Sturgis Community Center SD

Attend the FREE Sturgis Community Cinema featuring "Jumanji" (2017) at the Sturgis Community Center theater! Cinema events are free to attend for all ages. --------------------------------------------- This Sturgis Community Cinema event is organized by the Sturgis Economic Development Corporation Retail Committee with sponsorship from Richter's Tire & Exhaust and HomeSlice Media Group. **Face masks are encouraged.**

Chinook Days Festival

Lookout Amphitheater

NUNSUN Live at the 2021 Chinook Days - Show will happen at Lookout Amphitheater in Spearfish, SD

Date Night Clay – January

Rapid City Arts Council at The Dahl SD

Bring a friend and try something new and different on a Saturday night! Instructor Victoria Caudill gives you an introduction to the basic steps of working on the pottery wheel and then turns you loose to make your own pots. Wear or bring clothes that you don't mind getting dirty, and show up ready to [...]

Grieg and Mozart: Emotion Through Song

Johnson Fine Arts Center 0

EGSOD, in partnership with Northern State University School of Fine Arts presents Dr. Marla Fogderud, Soprano, and Dr. Jean Hellner, Piano, in a lecture recital of songs by Edvard Grieg and W.A. Mozart. The program explores how each composer approached common emotional ideas such as love, longing, and remembrance. The concert will have a limited [...]

Grieg and Mozart: Emotion Through Song

Northern State University Johnson Fine Arts Center 1200 S. Jay St., Aberdeen

The Edvard Grieg Society of the Dakotas, in partnership with Northern State University School of Fine Arts, presents Dr. Marla Fogderud, Soprano, and Dr. Jean Hellner, Piano, in a lecture recital of songs by Edvard Grieg and W.A. Mozart. The program explores how each composer approached common emotional ideas such as love, longing, and remembrance. [...]

Free

Pottery Foundations for Beginners

Rapid City Arts Council at The Dahl SD

Explore the foundations of hand building with clay under the instruction of Yoko Sugawara. Learn slab, pinch and coil techniques while building, boxes, mugs, and other various projects. All tools and clay provided. Registration Information January 3 - January 24, 2021 Dahl Arts Center 713 7th Street Rapid City, SD 57701 Explore the foundations of [...]

The Story and Song Series

Various venues for this event. SD

The Cave Collective and Verb Storytelling Collective are proud to present a series of 26 intimate and acoustic pop-up performances featuring Black Hills artists performing at Rapid City businesses, sharing original songs and personal stories of living, creating, and performing in the Black Hills of South Dakota. Story and Song is a collaborative community effort [...]

Free

35th Annual Stilwell Student Awards Exhibition

John A. Day Gallery 414 E. Clark Street, Vermillion

The University of South Dakota College of Fine Arts hosts the opening reception for the 35th Annual Stilwell Student Awards Exhibition Friday, Jan 22, from 5p.m.-7p.m. in the John A. Day Gallery of the Warren M. Lee Center for Fine Arts. Awards Ceremony begins at 6 p.m. The annual juried student art show recognizes artistic [...]

Winds of Change

GAR Hall Art Gallery 508 Douglas, Yankton

John “Johnny” Swatek is a scholarly artist who truly loves the process of creation. Each thought evolves with a purity that reaches for great depth. It is a pleasure to watch this evolution of an artist in continuous search of visual honesty. Primarily self-taught, Swatek is the consummate student, breathing and talking art. Swatek breathes [...]

Free

Teen Wheel Thrown Pottery

Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center - ARCC 0

Absolute beginners will gain knowledge and skills to throw pots on a potter’s wheel, while those with experience can learn ways to improve skills. Ages 13 and up. Activity #111202 Dates: Mondays, February 1 - 22 Time: 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Instructor: Caleb Crosby Fee: $30.00 plus $10.00 clay fee Preregister by: January 27

$10.00 – $30.00

A Royal Cabaret

January will bring a high-brow roster of tunes inspired by the kings and queens of music, both literal and figurative. From Prince to Carole King to Princess Britney and Queen Bey, come enjoy a host of music with some particularly esteemed lineage—in name or otherwise. It's A Royal Cabaret! Featuring a live band—a Good Night [...]

35th Annual Stilwell Student Awards Exhibition

John A. Day Gallery 414 E. Clark Street, Vermillion

The University of South Dakota College of Fine Arts hosts the opening reception for the 35th Annual Stilwell Student Awards Exhibition Friday, Jan 22, from 5p.m.-7p.m. in the John A. Day Gallery of the Warren M. Lee Center for Fine Arts. Awards Ceremony begins at 6 p.m. The annual juried student art show recognizes artistic [...]

Molly Wicks | Green Is My Favorite Color | South Dakota Art Museum Guild Program

South Dakota Art Museum SD

Register to attend this virtual South Dakota Art Museum Guild talk by Molly Wicks, South Dakota State University School of Design. 9:15 - 9:30 Zoom waiting room opens for informal conversation and Zoom setup help 9:30 - 10:30 Molly Wicks | Green Is My Favorite Color 10:30 - 11:00 Guild Meeting Registration is required. Click [...]

Winds of Change

GAR Hall Art Gallery 508 Douglas, Yankton

John “Johnny” Swatek is a scholarly artist who truly loves the process of creation. Each thought evolves with a purity that reaches for great depth. It is a pleasure to watch this evolution of an artist in continuous search of visual honesty. Primarily self-taught, Swatek is the consummate student, breathing and talking art. Swatek breathes [...]

Free

Afternoon Studio Discovery

Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center - ARCC 0

Beginning to advance participants will discover and explore pottery techniques involving hand building and wheel throwing. The class will be facilitated by an instructor but cross sharing will be encouraged. This is a great opportunity to build upon, and create projects based on your idea files. Ages 16 and up. Activity #111120 Dates: Tuesdays & [...]

$30.00 – $117.00

Younger

Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center - ARCC 0

This 8-week class is based upon the book, Younger, written by Sara Gottfried, MD (© 2017), the book lays out a program of life style choices to change the way age and remain healthy and energetic for all our days. Ages 40-90. Activity #117300 Dates: Tuesdays, January 26 - March 16 Time: 4:30 - 5:30 [...]

$40.00

Pottery Wheel Throwing for Beginners

Rapid City Arts Council at The Dahl SD

Satisfy your curiosity, and experience a fun and thorough introduction to throwing on the potter’s wheel under the instruction of Stephen Saiz. Learn the skills necessary to throw cylinders, cups, bowls and more in this exciting class. Your instructor guides you through the process of throwing, shaping and trimming pots on the wheel. Basic surface [...]

Pottery Pals

Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center - ARCC 0

Kids and their adult pal work together on projects using earthenware clay, and low fire glazes. The first three weeks will be dedicated to hand building, the last week dedicated to painting your creations with ceramic glaze. This is a great opportunity to spend time together while sharing a new hobby and plenty of fun [...]

$10.00 – $30.00