Calendar

Dec
7
Fri
Noon Concert: Dakota String Quartet @ Old Courthouse Museum
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Dakota String Quartet

 

Dakota String Quartet
Classical

 

The Dakota String Quartet has presented concerts and workshops throughout the state and region since their inception in 1982. The majority of the ensemble’s time is spent on tour performing at concert halls, colleges, community centers, and public schools. Annually the ensemble presents over 85 programs outside of the regular South Dakota Symphony concert season. Through their individual roles as principals in the South Dakota Symphony, they bring music enrichment and leadership to people of all ages.

 

 

Dec
9
Sun
Victorian Tea Party @ Pettigrew Home & Museum
Dec 9 @ 2:00 pm

Victorian Tea

Learn about the history of tea while enjoying tea and snacks. Space is limited for this free adult program. Call (605)367-7097 to register.

Dec
13
Thu
Bobbins & Pins Lace Makers
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Bobbins & Pins Lace Makers

A Holiday Evening at the Pettigrew Home & Museum @ Pettigrew Home & Museum
Dec 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

holidayevening

Experience A Holiday Evening at the Pettigrew Home & Museum, 5-8 p.m. on December 14th with an open house of the home decorated for Christmas, live music, holiday treats, and horse-drawn wagon rides around the Cathedral Historic District. Free!

 

Ceili Dance
Dec 13 @ 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.

Dec
14
Fri
Noon Concert: “Jazzed” with Bobby Gripp @ Old Courthouse Museum
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

“Jazzed” with Bobby Gripp

 

 

“Jazzed” with Bobby Grip
Jazz on the Menu

 

“Jazzed” is a state of being – an anticipation of something special unfolding as you’re witnessing it, in this case, in a musical context. They will be playing compositions by artists such as Cole Porter, Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock and a host of other jazz and blues classics and standards. The members of “Jazzed” will bring their own unique approach to this music.

Dec
18
Tue
Rosemaling Demonstration @ Old Courthouse Museum
Dec 18 @ 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 November 20th and December 18th from 1-4 p.m. Stop in any time during the demonstration to observe or ask questions.

 

Dec
20
Thu
Kids Activity Day: Festive Trees!
Dec 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

 

Kids Activity DayKids Activity Day
Festive Trees!

Design your own holiday tree.

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: Festive Trees!
Dec 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

 

Kids Activity DayKids Activity Day
Festive Trees!

Design your own holiday tree.

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
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm