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  1. thumbnail image for blog post: Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson Featured in SDHC Program
    July 5, 2018

    Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson was the guest speaker at a South Dakota Humanities Council program in Rapid City.

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: William Kent Krueger Loves Book Festivals
    June 22, 2018

    William Kent Krueger is a longtime favorite of South Dakota Festival of Books fans, who enjoy meeting the affable mystery author. The feeling is mutual.

  3. thumbnail image for blog post: South Dakota Humanities Council  Executive Director to Retire
    June 15, 2018

    The Board of Directors of the South Dakota Humanities Council announced today that Executive Director Sherry DeBoer will retire in December 2018.

  4. thumbnail image for blog post: SDHC Board Awards $40K in Statewide Grants
    June 13, 2018

    Ten major grants were approved for funding during the South Dakota Humanities Council spring grant cycle.

  5. thumbnail image for blog post: What are the Best Book Club Books?
    June 6, 2018

    The best book club books are meaningful, easily discussed and don't have an intimidating page count.

  6. thumbnail image for blog post: 'The Lovely Bones' Author Appearing at 2018 Festival of Books
    May 21, 2018

    “The Lovely Bones” author Alice Sebold is coming to the South Dakota Festival of Books.

  7. thumbnail image for blog post: SDHC Offers Reflective Conversation Training
    May 15, 2018

    As part of the 2018 "Democracy and the Informed Citizen" initiative, SDHC will host two Reflective Conversation Facilitation Training sessions.

  8. thumbnail image for blog post: Baron Appearance Kicks Off Democracy & Informed Citizen Initiative
    April 27, 2018

    The USD campus buzzed with excitement this week as one of the nation’s most famous journalists spoke to students, staff and members of the public about the importance of journalism.

  9. thumbnail image for blog post: 2018 Young Readers Author Kara Lareau - Teaching Lessons with Books for Kids
    April 17, 2018

    This fall, Kara LaReau will address thousands of elementary students. Some of those young faces will light up with recognition as they follow along; other listeners will drift into daydreams.

  10. thumbnail image for blog post: War Literature for Book Clubs in the SDHC Lending Library
    April 12, 2018

    War is a perennially popular theme for authors, readers and book clubs, and the SDHC Lending Library features a variety of military fiction and non fiction.

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