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Thursday, 10 September 2015 06:55

Deadwood History’s Family Tie Dye Workshop

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History will host a Family Tie Dye Workshop at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center on Saturday, September 19, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for families with students in grades K-6. The Learning Workshop is $10 for member families and $15 for non-member families. Please call Shantel Pettit, Education Director, at 605-578-1657 for reservations. Reservations are required.

Wednesday, 09 September 2015 07:02

Deadwood History Donation Workshop at the HARCC

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. (DHI) will offer a Donation Workshop on Wednesday, September 16, 2015, from 7:00p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center. For more information, please call 605-722-4800.

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. and the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission will host a presentation by historian Paul Hedren at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 10, 2015, at the Days of ‘76 Museum, 18 Seventy Six Drive, Deadwood. The event is wheelchair accessible. Please feel free to bring your lunch.

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History will host a progressive play titled, You Ain’t Heard Nothin’ Yet: Deadwood! on August 29 and 30 and September 5 and 6, 2015. The three act play will travel from the Historic Adams House to the Days of ‘76 Museum and conclude at the Adams Museum. Performances are at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Tickets are $15 for members, $20 for non-members. Reservations are required; please call 605-722-4800.

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 16:15

Lecture on the Plaza: Deadwood Dead Men

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History and the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission will feature a lecture at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, August 14, 2015. Bill Markley, South Dakota Humanities Council Speakers’ Bureau Scholar and historian, will present a lecture at the Celebrity Hotel on Main Street.

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History and the Days of ‘76 Committee will host an unveiling of a bronze statue of legendary bronc rider Howard Hunter at the Days of ‘76 Museum on Thursday July 23, 2015, at 5:00 p.m. The public is welcome to attend.

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History and the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission will feature a lecture at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, July 17, 2015. Dr. Brad Tennant, South Dakota Humanities Council Speakers’ Bureau Scholar, will present a lecture at the Celebrity Hotel outdoor venue on Main Street.

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History will host auditions for You Ain’t Heard Nothin’ Yet: Deadwood! on Tuesday, July 7 and Thursday, July 9, 2015, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Auditions will be held at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC), 150 Sherman Street, Deadwood. Auditions will consist of readings from the script. No previous theatre experience is necessary. The progressive three act play consists of four male roles, six female roles and crowd scenes. For more information, or to discuss audition conflicts, please contact Rose Speirs at 605-722-4800.

Children of all ages are invited to participate in an hour-long session of activities related to the pioneer lifestyle. Each weekday activity will be different and include a variety of historic games, crafts, music and art. Pioneer Hour will take place at the Days of ‘76 Museum on June 25 – July 3, 2015, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and admission is free. The program will continue through July 31, 2015, with the exception of Deadwood History summer camp sessions. Pioneer Hour is co-sponsored by the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission, Deadwood History, Inc. and Adams-Mastrovich Family Foundation.

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History will feature a lecture on Friday, June 19, 2015, at 12:00 noon with author and historian Tom Griffith at the Celebrity Hotel outdoor venue on Historic Main Street, Deadwood. The event is open to the public and is wheelchair accessible. Please call 605-722-4800 for more information. Parking for the Celebrity Hotel is available in the city parking ramp. In case of inclement weather, the lecture will be moved to the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC), 150 Sherman Street.