Calendar

Oct
16
Tue
Rosemaling Demonstration @ Old Courthouse Museum
Oct 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Rosemaling

 

Rosemaling Demonstrations at the Old Courthouse Museum

Learn the Norwegian art of Rosemaling (or decorative painting) by watching Eileen Halverson demonstrate at the Old Courthouse Museum on September 18th and October 16th from 1-4 p.m. Stop in any time during the demonstration to observe or ask questions.

 

Siouxland Heritage Museums Haunted Sioux Falls Tour
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm

Siouxland Heritage Museum Haunted Sioux Falls TourLearn about Sioux Falls haunted locations  on the Haunted Sioux Falls Tour- believe it or not! Climb aboard the bus to travel around the city while your guide tells mysterious tales from the city’s past. Tickets go on sale for $10 on September 1st for Siouxland Heritage Museums Alliance members and September 8th for the general public. Six dates to choose from on select dates in October. Space is limited, buy your tickets early! 

Oct
18
Thu
Kids Activity Day: Pumpkin Patch!
Oct 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

 

Kids Activity DayKids Activity Day
Pumpkin Patch!

Create your own pumpkin.

Learn about history and make your own craft to take home! Call to register in advance.
Kids Activity Day is Free!
(605) 367-4210 Ext. 0 or email museum@minnehahacounty.org

 

Kids Activity Day: Pumpkin Patch!
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

 

Kids Activity DayKids Activity Day
Pumpkin Patch!

Create your own pumpkin.

Learn about history and make your own craft to take home! Call to register in advance.
Kids Activity Day is Free!
(605) 367-4210 Ext. 0 or email museum@minnehahacounty.org

 

Minnehaha County Historical Society
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm
Oct
23
Tue
Siouxland Heritage Museums Haunted Sioux Falls Tour
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm

Siouxland Heritage Museum Haunted Sioux Falls TourLearn about Sioux Falls haunted locations  on the Haunted Sioux Falls Tour- believe it or not! Climb aboard the bus to travel around the city while your guide tells mysterious tales from the city’s past. Tickets go on sale for $10 on September 1st for Siouxland Heritage Museums Alliance members and September 8th for the general public. Six dates to choose from on select dates in October. Space is limited, buy your tickets early! 

Oct
25
Thu
Ceili Dance
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm

CeiliCeili (pronounced KAY-lee is an Irish social dance. The dances will be taught to live music and the moves called out. Beginners are welcome.

History Happy Hour: The “Mohammedans” of Sioux Falls, Circa 1914 @ Old Courthouse Museum
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm

Enjoy an evening discussing topics that relate to the history of Sioux Falls with beverages, snacks, and fun conversation with fellow history enthusiasts at History Happy Hour at the Pettigrew Museum! 

On October 25th, Stephen Cusulos will discuss how over 250 members of the Muslim community were welcomed and integrated into Sioux Falls during World War I. By using various primary source documents, he will tell the story of loyalty and patriotism during the war years.

History Happy Hour will be held in the Pettigrew Museum from 6:30 to 8 p.m.  Space is limited, $10 tickets are available at the Old Courthouse Museum. Call (605)367-7097 for information. 21 and over.

Oct
28
Sun
Starlab
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm

StarlabStarlab Inflatable Planetarium

Discover the night sky, explore the constellations! $2 per person.
Ages 5 and up only.
Groups of 8 or more, please register by calling (605) 367-4210 or email museum@minnehahacounty.org.

Starlab
Oct 28 @ 2:00 pm

StarlabStarlab Inflatable Planetarium

Discover the night sky, explore the constellations! $2 per person.
Ages 5 and up only.
Groups of 8 or more, please register by calling (605) 367-4210 or email museum@minnehahacounty.org.