Calendar

Jul
23
Tue
R.F. Pettigrew Birthday Open House & SHM Alliance Historic Homes Tour 5-8 p.m.
Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Pettigrew House

Two Historic Events in One Night!

Pettigrew Summer Open House

     The annual Pettigrew Summer Open House will be held at the Pettigrew Home & Museum on Tuesday, July 23rd from 5-8 p.m. The home will be open to tour, with refreshments in the program room, and horse-drawn carriage rides through the historic district. Admission is free.

 

Siouxland Heritage Museums Alliance

Historic Homes Tour

    The Siouxland Heritage Museums Alliance will also be hosting a fundraising Historic Homes Tour the same evening Tuesday, July 23rd from 5-8 p.m. The Historic Homes Tour will feature tours of three prominent homes in the Cathedral Historic District.  Tickets for the Historic Home Tour will be available at the Pettigrew Home & Museum beginning July 1st. Tickets will cost $10 for the public by cash or check.  Have fun, take a tour of four beautiful historic homes, and help out the Siouxland Heritage Museums!

Alliance Insert July 2019

 

Jul
25
Thu
Starlab
Jul 25 @ 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. Starlab is a portable planetarium which allows indoor simulation of stars and constellations in the night sky and is for both children over 5 and adults.  Children attending should be comfortable in the dark. Please register groups of 8 or more by calling 367-4210 or email museum@minnehahacounty.org. Starlab begins promptly at the beginning of the hour, please arrive 10-15 before the hour to purchase tickets. Special group sessions are available at other times.  Please call for additional information.

Starlab
Jul 25 @ 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. Starlab is a portable planetarium which allows indoor simulation of stars and constellations in the night sky and is for both children over 5 and adults.  Children attending should be comfortable in the dark. Please register groups of 8 or more by calling 367-4210 or email museum@minnehahacounty.org. Starlab begins promptly at the beginning of the hour, please arrive 10-15 before the hour to purchase tickets. Special group sessions are available at other times.  Please call for additional information.

Starlab
Jul 25 @ 3:00 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. Starlab is a portable planetarium which allows indoor simulation of stars and constellations in the night sky and is for both children over 5 and adults.  Children attending should be comfortable in the dark. Please register groups of 8 or more by calling 367-4210 or email museum@minnehahacounty.org. Starlab begins promptly at the beginning of the hour, please arrive 10-15 before the hour to purchase tickets. Special group sessions are available at other times.  Please call for additional information.

Historic Walking Tour: North McKenna Park
Jul 25 @ 6:30 pm

 

Historic Walking ToursHistoric Walking Tour

North McKenna Park
Enjoy beautiful summer weather while learning about the Sioux Falls sites you pass by every day!
$3 per person over 12 years old, $1 SHM volunteers and Alliance members.
Call to register in advance. (605) 367-4210 Ext. 0 or email museum@minnehahacounty.org

 

 

Jul
26
Fri
Into the Pit: Quarry Tour
Jul 26 @ 9:30 am

Quarry TourTake a Trip Into the Pit This Summer!

Take a trip into an active Concrete Materials quarry with the Into the Pit quarry tours this summer! Space is limited for the tours, call (605)367-4210 to register in advance beginning July 1st. Limit 4 spaces per call. Admission is free!

Noon Concert: Latin Quarter @ Old Courthouse Museum
Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Latin Quarter

 

 

Latin Quarter
Latin & Jazz

Latin Quarter is a Quartet of South Dakota musicians dedicated to performing both American Standards and Latin American Standards. All arrangements are performed in either Brazilian, Cuban or Afro-Cuban Styles. Some of the unique rhythms include: Bossa Nova: Samba: Bolero: Mambo: Cha-Cha-Cha: and Merengue. James McKinney and Joel Broveleit founded the group in the summer of 2000 while discussing the unique colors and sounds of this music.  

 

Jul
30
Tue
Victorian Girl Day Camp at Pettigrew Home & Museum @ Pettigrew Home & Museum
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Victorian Girl DayVictorian Girl Day Camp

The Pettigrew Home & Museum will host two day camps this July! On Tuesday, July 30th girls 8-14 can attend Victorian Girl Day Camp from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration is $25.
Call 367-7097 to register for either camp.
***REGISTRATION IS FULL***

Jul
31
Wed
Tea Time Mini Camp at Pettigrew Home & Museum @ Pettigrew Home & Museum
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Tea TimeTea Time Mini Camp

Tea Time Mini Camp for kids 5-8 will be held on Wednesday, July 31st from 1 to 4 p.m. with $15 registration.
Call 367-7097 to register for camp.

Aug
1
Thu
Siouxland Heritage Museums Board
Aug 1 @ 11:30 am