Event Calendar

July 31, 2021

Virtual
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Scholar: Melanie Benjamin

Venue Address: Virtual, Sioux Falls

Sponsored By: Siouxland Libraries Downtown Library

For more information, contact: Amber Pettman <apettman@siouxfalls.org>

Virtual
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Internal audience only

Scholar: Melanie Benjamin

Venue Address: Virtual, Sioux Falls

Sponsored By: Touchmark at All Saints

For more information, contact: Helen Hogie <helen.hogie@touchmark.com>

Virtual
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Scholar: Melanie Benjamin

Venue Address: Virtual, Watertown

Sponsored By: Watertown Regional Library

For more information, contact: Maria Gruener <mgruener@watertownsd.us>

August 3, 2021

Virtual
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Scholar: Melanie Benjamin

Venue Address: Virtual, Brookings

Sponsored By: Brookings Public Library

For more information, contact: Mikaela Neubauer <mneubauer@cityofbrookings-sd.gov>

Virtual
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Scholar: Melanie Benjamin

Venue Address: Virtual, Aberdeen

Sponsored By: K.O. Lee Aberdeen Public Library

For more information, contact: Cara Perrion <cara.perrion@aberdeen.sd.us>

August 5, 2021

Virtual
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Scholar: Melanie Benjamin

Venue Address: Virtual, Rapid City

Sponsored By: Rapid City Public Library

For more information, contact: Aly Albert <aalbert@rcplib.org>

VIRTUAL PROGRAM
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Scholar: Molly Barari

Venue Address: Rapid City

Sponsored By: Rapid City Public Library

For more information, contact: Aly Albert <aalbert@rcplib.org>

Virtual
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Scholar: Melanie Benjamin

Venue Address: Virtual, Lemmon

Sponsored By: Lemmon Public Library

For more information, contact: Raven Christman <lemmonlibrary@outlook.com>

Virtual
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Scholar: Melanie Benjamin

Venue Address: Virtual, Woonsocket

Sponsored By: Woonsocket City/School Library

For more information, contact: Bev Dunn <bev.dunn@k12.sd.us>

August 9, 2021

VIRTUAL PROGRAM
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Venue Address: 1126 Southland Lane, Brookings

Sponsored By: Boys & Girls Club of Brookings, Inc. - Moody County Unit

For more information, contact: Kelsie Kroetch <kkroetch@greatfuturessd.org>

August 10, 2021

Siouxland Public Library
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Scholars: Taneeza Islam and Willette Capers

Venue Address: 200 N Dakota Avenue, Sioux Falls

Sponsored By: South Dakota Voices for Peace

For more information, contact: Naomi Ludeman < naomi@southdakotavoicesforpeace.org>

Following a week-long civic engagement learning intensive, South Dakota youth who are Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) will present issues of concern and their strategies to make positive and productive change to support an equitable, inclusive and anti-racist South Dakota. The participants of this South Dakota Voices for Peace inaugural Cohort of Courage: Youth Advocates and the South Dakota Humanities Council warmly invites you to attend this presentation and discussion. Refreshments will be provided.

August 14, 2021

DC Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery & Archives
8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Mountain Time

8am-12noon: Hot Rods for Hatcheries Car Show

10am-12noon: Railroads in Black Hills w/Rick Mills; Fish Rail Car Renovation w/Roger Lessly

Venue Address: 423 Hatchery Circle, Spearfish

Sponsored By: Booth Society / DC Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery & Archives

For more information, contact: Karen Holzer <director@dcboothfishhatchery.org>

Corn Palace Outdoor Plaza
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Scholar: Marilyn Carlson Aronson

Venue Address: 601 N Main St, Mitchell

Sponsored By: Mitchell Public Library

For more information, contact: Zack North <znorth@cityofmitchell.org>

August 17, 2021

VIRTUAL PROGRAM
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Scholar: Jean Patrick

Venue Address: Presho

Sponsored By: Presho Public Library

For more information, contact: Michelle Schindler <presholibrary@kennebectelephone.com>

August 19, 2021

Madison Public Library
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Scholar: Jan Brue Enright

Venue Address: 209 E Center St, Madison

Sponsored By: Madison Public Library

For more information, contact: Nancy Saabe <madisonpubliclibrary@gmail.com>

August 24, 2021

Hazel L. Meyer Memorial Library
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Scholar: Jean Patrick

Venue Address: 102 1st St NE, De Smet

Sponsored By: Hazel L. Meyer Memorial Library

For more information, contact: Mary Purintun <hlmlib@mchsi.com>

K.O. Lee Aberdeen Public Library
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Scholar: Dr. Erin Foberg

Venue Address: 215 SE 4th Ave, Aberdeen

Sponsored By: South Dakota League of Women Voters

For more information, contact: Amy Scott-Stoltz <lwvsouthdakoa@gmail.com>

August 25, 2021

DC Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery & Archives
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Mountain Time

Scholar: Jace DeCory

Venue Address: 423 Hatchery Circle, Spearfish

Sponsored By: Booth Society / DC Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery & Archives

For more information, contact: Karen Holzer <director@dcboothfishhatchery.org>

August 27, 2021

Historic Adams House
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Scholar: Bill Markley

Venue Address: 22 Van Buren St, Deadwood

Sponsored By: Deadwood History, Inc

For more information, contact: Rose Speirs <rose@deadwoodhistory.com>

August 28, 2021

Badger Alley
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Venue Address: 631 E 21st Street, Sioux Falls

Sponsored By: Badger Clark Foundation

For more information, contact: R Brooks Christenson <badgerclarkfoundation@gmail.com>

Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate Memorial Park
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Venue Address: BIA 700, Sisseton

Sponsored By: Nis'to Incorporated

For more information, contact: Dustina Gill <dustina@nistoincorporated.com>

American Legion Hall
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Scholar: Wayne Fanebust

Venue Address: 304 Main St, Geddes

Sponsored By: Geddes Historical Society

For more information, contact: Ron Dufek <dufsdfek@midstatesd.net>