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Old Courthouse Museum Summer Plaza Concert Series 2019

Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Old Courthouse Museum
  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 January 15th and February 19th from 1-4[...]
Feb 19 @ 3:00 pm
Take a look behind the closed doors of the new Irene Hall Museum Resource Center at the artifact storage and work areas. Space is limited, call to register in advance. Free Admission.
Feb 21 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
  Kids Activity Day Frosty Fun! Make a snowman craft! 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[...]
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  Kids Activity Day Frosty Fun! Make a snowman craft! 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[...]
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm Old Courthouse Museum
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!  Mother Goose rhymes are[...]
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Old Courthouse Museum
    Bridget Boen Acoustic Folk & Pop http://www.bridgetboen.com/   While growing up in a small country town, located in the North Eastern part of Nebraska, country music always had a special place in her[...]
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm
Ceili (pronounced KAY-lee is an Irish social dance. The dances will be taught to live music and the moves called out. Beginners are welcome.
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Bobbins & Pins Lace Makers
Mar 16 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm Old Courthouse Museum
The Old Courthouse Museum St. Patrick’s Celebration of Traditional Irish Music returns on Saturday, March 16th from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. Music will be performed by Dakota District Pipes & Drums and Maggie in the[...]
Mar 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Old Courthouse Museum
  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 March 19th and April 16th from 1-4[...]
Mar 21 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
  Kids Activity Day One Fish, Two Fish! Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday with us! Learn about history and make your own craft to take home! Call to register in advance. Kids Activity Day is Free![...]
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  Kids Activity Day One Fish, Two Fish! Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday with us! Learn about history and make your own craft to take home! Call to register in advance. Kids Activity Day is Free![...]
Mar 24 @ 2:30 pm
Starlab 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.
Mar 28 @ 6:30 pm
Ceili (pronounced KAY-lee is an Irish social dance. The dances will be taught to live music and the moves called out. Beginners are welcome.
Apr 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Old Courthouse Museum
In the late 19th and early 20th century, thousands of bands were formed across the United States to play for theaters, entertainment, civic pride, and competition. These bands were popular in their communities, because they[...]
Apr 7 @ 2:00 pm Old Courthouse Museum
In early 1918, eight artists—one of whom was South Dakota’s own Harvey Dunn—were selected as the U.S. government’s first official combat artists. These eight men were tasked with depicting scenes from the front lines in[...]
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am Irene Hall Museum Resource Center
Take a look behind the closed doors of the new Irene Hall Museum Resource Center at the artifact storage and work areas. Space is limited, call to register in advance. Free Admission.
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am
Take a Trip Into the Pit This Summer! Take a trip Into the Pit of a Concrete Materials quarry on Tuesdays this April! Minnehaha County has a long history in the quarry industry, from the[...]