August 10, 2020
Scholar: Megan Phelps-Roper
Sponsored By: Brookings Public Library
For more information, contact: Mikaela Neubauer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
August 16, 2020
August 18, 2020
Mountain Daylight Time
Scholar: Phyllis Cole-Dai
Sponsored By: Black Hills Reading Club
For more information, contact: Joanna Jones <email@example.com>
August 20, 2020
August 21, 2020
Venue Address: 26924 480th Ave, Sioux Falls
Sponsored By: Levitt at the Falls
For more information, contact: Rose Ann Hofland <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Levitt at the Falls in Sioux Falls received $1,635 for "A Community Conversation: The Art of Resistance and Welcome: Expanding Compassion, Holding Paradox" to be held Aug. 21 at Good Earth State Park Visitor Center. The event features award-winning poet and musician Carrie Newcomer, who will lead a three-hour workshop featuring themes of empowerment and interdependence. The workshop will include music and small and large group discussions. Levitt at the Falls will organize this community workshop, which is open to community members and interfaith organizations.
August 26, 2020
August 27, 2020
A small audience will be allowed in the church (already set up for socially distanced worship and other events) while projecting the virtual Zoom event, allowing a virtual audience to participate as well.
Scholars: Megan Phelps-Roper
Venue Address: 123 N Highland Ave, Pierre
Sponsored By: South Dakota Historical Society Foundation
For more information, contact: Dorinda Daniel <email@example.com>
September 1, 2020
Venue Address: 406 5th St, Rapid City
Sponsored By: Magpie Creative
For more information, contact: Peter J. Strong <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Magpie Creative in Rapid City received $2,827 to hold a Winter Camp for youth and adults on Sept. 1-30, 2020. The camp will function under Lakota cultural goals of sharing, cultural vitality, and community building, with one monthly workshop geared towards youth participants and one towards the public. Events, to be held at Racing Magpie, will be free to the public with limited space available and will target Lakota community members as both presenters and attendees.
September 4, 2020
Venue Address: 505 N Fifth St, Rapid City
Sponsored By: Homestead Foundation, Inc. (Western Writers of America)
For more information, contact: Elanna Skorupa <email@example.com>
Homestead Foundation (Western Writers of America) in Rapid City received $6,913 for the 64th Annual Western Writers of America Convention, which will be held Sept. 4-6, 2020, at the Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn. The convention features tours, keynote presentations, panel discussions, and special events designed to inform and educate writers; the 2020 event will highlight American Indian literature and culture. It includes best-selling writers from South Dakota and beyond as well as sessions with editors, publishers, agents. Visit www.westernwriters.org for more.