Creation.Story

Keith BraveHeart and the Aktá Lakota Museum are proud to present Creation.Story – an exhibition of contemporary art about the Lakota creation story. In 2018, the museum purchased BraveHeart’s MFA thesis, a series of eight paintings entitled Wakan Takan. Creation.Story is a continuation of this thesis work that involves the collaboration of nine additional artists: […]

The Quilt — Owíŋza

Aktá Lakota Museum 1301 N. Main St., Chamerlain, SD

When the buffalo was gone, Lakota women used their sewing skills to create traditional designs on quilts that would take the place of ceremonial buffalo robes. Contemporary quilts are an enduring representation of vibrant culture and are still used in traditional ceremonies today. Owíŋža highlights the history and beauty of Lakota quilts from as early […]

STORY TIME WITH UŊČÍ AND LALÁ

Story Time with Uŋči & Lalá is a free public program that brings American Indian history to life through books read by elders from the local community.  The program is geared toward elementary-age children, but children young and old are welcome.  Each week features a different story, and children are invited to participate in a […]

Story Time with Uŋčí and Lalá

Aktá Lakota Museum 1301 N. Main St., Chamerlain, SD

Story Time with Uŋči & Lalá is a free public program that brings American Indian history to life through books read by elders from the local community.  The program is geared toward elementary-age children, but children young and old are welcome.  Each week features a different story, and children are invited to participate in a […]

STORY TIME WITH UŊČÍ AND LALÁ

Aktá Lakota Museum 1301 N. Main St., Chamerlain, SD

Story Time with Uŋči & Lalá is a free public program that brings American Indian history to life through books read by elders from the local community.  The program is geared toward elementary-age children, but children young and old are welcome.  Each week features a different story, and children are invited to participate in a […]

STORY TIME WITH UŊČÍ AND LALÁ

Aktá Lakota Museum 1301 N. Main St., Chamerlain, SD

Story Time with Uŋči & Lalá is a free public program that brings American Indian history to life through books read by elders from the local community.  The program is geared toward elementary-age children, but children young and old are welcome.  Each week features a different story, and children are invited to participate in a […]

STORY TIME WITH UŊČÍ AND LALÁ

Aktá Lakota Museum 1301 N. Main St., Chamerlain, SD

Story Time with Uŋči & Lalá is a free public program that brings American Indian history to life through books read by elders from the local community.  The program is geared toward elementary-age children, but children young and old are welcome.  Each week features a different story, and children are invited to participate in a […]

Museum Monday – Journey Into the Past

Aktá Lakota Museum 1301 N. Main St., Chamerlain, SD

Journey into the PastBoyd 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.

STORY TIME WITH UŊČÍ AND LALÁ

Aktá Lakota Museum 1301 N. Main St., Chamerlain, SD

Story Time with Uŋči & Lalá is a free public program that brings American Indian history to life through books read by elders from the local community.  The program is geared toward elementary-age children, but children young and old are welcome.  Each week features a different story, and children are invited to participate in a […]

STORY TIME WITH UŊČÍ AND LALÁ

Aktá Lakota Museum 1301 N. Main St., Chamerlain, SD

Story Time with Uŋči & Lalá is a free public program that brings American Indian history to life through books read by elders from the local community.  The program is geared toward elementary-age children, but children young and old are welcome.  Each week features a different story, and children are invited to participate in a […]

STORY TIME WITH UŊČÍ AND LALÁ

Aktá Lakota Museum 1301 N. Main St., Chamerlain, SD

Story Time with Uŋči & Lalá is a free public program that brings American Indian history to life through books read by elders from the local community.  The program is geared toward elementary-age children, but children young and old are welcome.  Each week features a different story, and children are invited to participate in a […]