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Museum Monday — Vera K. Boyd
Journey Into the Past

July 11 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Journey into the Past with Vera K. Boyd introduces audiences to the First Nations people who made their homes in southeastern South Dakota – Omaha, Ponca, and Ioway – and discusses their traditional way of life. Farming techniques and crops are reviewed; artifacts, sample trade items, replicas of a dog travois, tools, and pottery are discussed and exhibited.

Museum Monday is a free program that provides educational presentations in history, literature, philosophy, anthropology, and other humanities disciplines.  The programs are geared toward teen and adult audiences but people of all ages are welcome to attend. 

Presentations are free and held every Monday in July and August in the Museum Theater area.
Registration is recommended for large groups.
No food or drink allowed.
Service pets welcome.
For more information call 800.798.3452 or email aktalakota@stjo.org 

Programming for Museum Monday is sponsored in part by the South Dakota Humanities Council. 

 

Details

Date:
July 11
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Aktá Lakota Museum
St. Joseph's Indian School
Chamberlain, SD 57325 United States
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Phone:
800.798.3452