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    • Thursday, May 02, 2019
    • 6:30 PM
    • Saturday, May 04, 2019
    • 12:00 PM
    • South Dakota Hall of Fame, Chamberlain, South Dakota

    Here for Everyone
    Diversity in South Dakota Museums

    2019 ASDM conference is exploring cultures in the heart of SD, hosted by the South Dakota Hall of Fame.

    Hotels Accommodations - To receive the group rate, you must register via this link. The prices may change so secure your room today!

    This year's theme is celebrating cultures in exhibits, educational programming, and collections management. 

    Registration and schedule of events will also be sent via mail.

    Thursday, May 2

    6:30 – 8:00 PM Opening Reception/Registration

     @ Arrowwood Resort at Cedar Shores,1500 Shoreline Dr, Oacoma, SD

    Relax and meet with friends while enjoying appetizers.  Cash bar available.

    Friday, May 3

    Registration and silent auction begins

    8:00 AM @ South Dakota Hall of Fame. Serving coffee, rolls, and fruit.  

    8:45 AM Welcome

    Ronette Rumpca, ASDM President

    9:00 AM   Donors Leaving a Legacy

    Learn about the different ways donors can include your museum in their estate plan. Presented by the South Dakota Community Foundation

    BREAK - 15 minutes

    10:00 AM  What is a Culturally Inclusive Museum?

    Dr. Erica Moore from Lower Brule Community College will discuss respectful ways to address cultures not your own and how this might look in a museum setting.

    11:00 AM   Between the Covers: Your Museum in a Book

    Thinking about publishing? Patricia Bornhofen  of the the National Music Museum shares helpful pointers and thoughts from recent, firsthand book-publishing experience.

    Lunch 12:00 PM@ SD Hall of Fame

    Make-your-own Sandwich Bar with a selection of assorted breads, ham, turkey, roast beef, two kinds of cheeses, lettuce, tomatoes, onions, mayo and mustard.  Side dishes include  an Italian pasta salad and a fresh vegetable salad. There would be ice tea and lemonade for drinks and a cookie for dessert.  Tickets are $15.

    1:30 PM Sharing Indigenous perspective of the Dakota War of 1862

    Tamara St. John of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate Tribal Historic Preservation Office discusses interpreting this conflict.

    2:30 PM The Amazing Race

    Learn how Codington County Historical Society uses community partners and landmarks to teach local history to K-12 students.

    BREAK - 15 minutes

    3:30 PM  Bring Your Own Questions

     A participant-driven-round-table discussion where you suggest the topic.

    4:30 PM Silent Auction Ends

    Friday Reception: Tour the Akta Lakota Museum & Dignity Statue
    5:00 – 7:00 PM at the Akta Lakota Museum

    1301 N Main St, Chamberlain, SD

    A behind the scenes tour of the Akta Lakota Museum  with hors d’oeuvres. Followed by a tour of Dignity Statue. Please indicate if you are attending. The event is free with conference registration

    Saturday, May 4

    8:00 AM ASDM Member Breakfast  

    At the South Dakota Hall of Fame

    A buffet breakfast with eggs, sausage, hashbrowns, toast, fresh fruit, orange juice and coffee. Free for members, $10 for non-members. Please indicate if you will be attending.

    9:00 AM Traditional Native American Games

    Experience different games and learn their historical significance in this hands-on session with Hope Kleine.

    BREAK - 15 minutes

    10:00 AM How to Move a Collection While Maintaining Your Sanity

    Kari Kohlhoff discusses what the Siouxland Heritage Museums staff  learned while moving their collection to a new storage facility.

    11:00 AM Protocols for Native American Archival Materials

    Tawa Ducheneaux of Oglala Lakota College will discuss connecting community and stakeholders to develop best practices for implementing cultural protocols in policy and collections care.

    12:00 PM ASDM Board Meeting

    Safe Travels Everyone!

Past events

Thursday, October 25, 2018 ASDM Photograph Care Workshop in Deadwood
Thursday, October 25, 2018 ASDM Photograph Care Workshop in Brookings
Thursday, June 28, 2018 Preservation Management and Collections Care Workshop
Thursday, May 03, 2018 ASDM Annual Conference
Friday, September 01, 2017 Fall Workshop
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