Event Calendar

January 27, 2022

VIRTUAL PROGRAM
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Topic: Staying Positive
Mental health is a constant struggle for many people, and we are often advised to "stay positive" as a coping mechanism. Do you believe in the power of positivity? Do you practice "staying positive?" If so, can you share ideas or techniques?

Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82992132991

Scholar: Lawrence Diggs

Please let us know what you thought of the program!
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Venue Address: Brookings

Sponsored By: South Dakota Humanities Council

For more information, contact: Ryan Woodard <ryan@sdhumanities.org>

South Dakota Art Museum, Auditorium
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Scholar: Jerry Fogg

Venue Address: 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings

Sponsored By: SDSU, Natural Resources Management

For more information, contact: Jennifer Cheek <jennifer.zavaletacheek@sdstate.edu>

January 28, 2022

Lake Area Technical College Student Center
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Internal audience only - area school children

Venue Address: 1201 Arrow Ave, Watertown

Sponsored By: Brookings Renegade Muzzleloaders Club

For more information, contact: Dave Huebner <dhuebner@itctel.com>

January 29, 2022

Lake Area Technical College Student Center
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Venue Address: 1201 Arrow Ave, Watertown

Sponsored By: Brookings Renegade Muzzleloaders Club

For more information, contact: Dave Huebner <dhuebner@itctel.com>

February 4, 2022

Hermosa Library
12:20 pm - 1:20 pm

Internal audience only

Scholar: Molly Barari

Venue Address: 234 Main St, Hermosa

Sponsored By: Hermosa Library

For more information, contact: Kathleen A. Thompson <thompsonkaad@gmail.com>

February 7, 2022

Beresford High School
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Internal audience only

Venue Address: 301 W Maple St, Beresford

Sponsored By: Beresford High School

For more information, contact: Thomas Merriman <thomas.merriman@k12.sd.us>

Cherry Creek Bar & Grill Event Room, Lower level
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Scholar: Wayne Fanebust

Venue Address: 3104 E 26th St, Sioux Falls

Sponsored By: Westerners International, Dakotah Corral #47

For more information, contact: Jeanne Pattison <jeannepat53@gmail.com>

February 10, 2022

Historic Adams Research & Cultural Center
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Scholar: Joyce Jefferson

Venue Address: 150 Sherman St, Deadwood

Sponsored By: Deadwood History, Inc

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

February 15, 2022

South Dakota Art Museum, Auditorium
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Scholar: Joyce Jefferson

Venue Address: 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings

Sponsored By: SDSU, Natural Resources Management

For more information, contact: Jennifer Cheek <jennifer.zavaletacheek@sdstate.edu>

February 18, 2022

Rapid City Public Library, Hoyt Room
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Scholar: Molly Barari

Venue Address: 610 Quincy St, Rapid City

Sponsored By: Rapid City Public Library

For more information, contact: Aly Quinn <aquinn@rcplib.org>

Performing Arts Center of Rapid City
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Currently planned for in person - Zoom an option if necessary

A reading of "The Internationalist" by local actors, followed by a discussion of the translations and confusions hosted by local linguistics scholar Lindsey Clouse.

Scholar: Lindsey Clouse

Venue Address: 601 Columbus Street, Rapid City

Sponsored By: Black Hills Community Theatre

For more information, contact: Merlyn Q. Sell <merlynq.sell@gmail.com>

BHCT's Play Reading and Discussion Series consists of readings of plays by local actors followed by a discussion of topics raised by the script. In our 2021/22 season, we continue this tradition of choosing plays of literary merit that examine the complexities of the human experience.