to preserve the rich history of the Dakota and their relationship with early Minnesota settlers and Christian missionaries, and to explore contrasting cultural and religious viewpoints.
Sheldon Wolfchild will speak about his great, great, grandfather, Medicine Bottle. Sheldon will show excerpts of his latest documentary, The Doctrine of Discovery: Unmasking the Domination Code, and copies will be for sale.Sponsored by Pond Dakota Heritage Society.
Experience the mid-19th century lives of Native Americans, fur traders, and settlers at this living history event. Re-enactors demonstrate different lifestyles, historical crafts, and occupations. Tour the Gideon and Agnes Pond House.Sponsored by Bloomington Parks and Recreation.
Upcoming Programs and Events
- Open House: Tours With Dr. Thomas Williamson's Descendant: 08/09/2015
- Presentation: The Doctrine of Discovery: 08/16/2015
- Open House: The Treaty of Mendota: 08/23/2015
- Open House: Wild Rice Harvest Time: 08/30/2015