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DEADWOOD – The Lead-Deadwood High School band will host an evening of music at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC) on Monday, February 6, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. Night of the Arts is open to the public, admission is by donation, and wheelchair accessible.

DEADWOOD – The eighth annual Calamity’s Shindig will be held on Friday, February 10, 2017, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC). Calamity’s Shindig will include musical entertainment, hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar, and silent and live auctions. Tickets are $35 per person and may be purchased by calling 605-722-4800. Reservations required. The HARCC is located at 150 Sherman Street, Deadwood.

Wednesday, 11 January 2017 10:20

Bernie Williams Award for History Winners

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. is proud to announce the winners of the 2017 Bernie Williams Award. Bernie Williams was a strong supporter of the communities of Lead and Deadwood, an advocate for children, and a dear friend of the Deadwood History museums. When she passed away in 2009, Bernie left a legacy in hope and historic preservation. The Bernie Williams Award for History honors her legacy by offering a full calendar-year scholarship to all Deadwood History youth and family programs for the winning students.

Monday, 09 January 2017 07:15

Dance Workshop at the Days of ‘76 Museum

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. will host a Dance Workshop at the Days of ‘76 Museum on Saturday, January 21, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The workshop is $6 for museum members and $11 for non-members. The workshop is suggested for students in grades K-6. Call Shantel Pettit, Education Director, at 605-578-1657 for reservations or more information. Reservations are required.

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. and the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission will host a presentation on pioneer physician and political figure Valentine McGillycuddy by Wayne Gilbert at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 12, 2017, at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC), 150 Sherman Street, Deadwood. The event is wheelchair accessible. Please feel free to bring your lunch.

The eighth annual Calamity’s Shindig will be held on Friday, February 10, 2017, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center. Tickets are $35.00 per person and may be purchased by calling 605-722-4800 or online at DeadwoodHistory.com on the Store tab.

Thursday, 15 December 2016 19:02

Pioneer Christmas Festive Fridays Cancelled

Deadwood History’s Pioneer Christmas Festive Fridays has been cancelled on December 16, 2016, due to the weather forecast of impending snow and very cold temperatures.  Please travel safely and stay warm. 

DEADWOOD – Children in grades K-6 are invited to enjoy some holiday cheer with Deadwood History’s Pioneer Christmas Festive Fridays on December 9 and 16, 2016, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Students will take a step back in time and learn how early settlers celebrated the holidays. Participants will make ornaments and other holiday crafts. Cost per program is $6 for museum members and $11 for non-members. Light refreshments will be served. Please call Shantel Pettit, Education Director, at 605-578-1657 for reservations or more information. 

Monday, 21 November 2016 07:51

Bernie Williams Award for History

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. is proud to announce the seventh annual Bernie Williams Award for History. Lead-Deadwood students in grades K-6 can submit a piece of artwork to Deadwood History no later than Monday, December 19, 2016. The winners will receive a full calendar year scholarship to all Deadwood History youth and family programs. Winners will be notified in January, 2017. All applicants’ artwork will be displayed in an art show in February, 2017.

Wednesday, 16 November 2016 16:45

Deadwood History's Annual Holiday Open House

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History will host a Holiday Open House at the Days of ‘76 Museum on Saturday, December 3, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Children of all ages and their families are invited to join museum staff for a festive holiday event. Admission to the museum is free.