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.
Attend the service led by a Dakota pastor and Dakota Choir. Enjoy a potluck at noon and a program at 1 pm presented by Louie Garcia from Bdecan Presbyterian Church.Sponsored by Chippewa County Historical Society.
David Schleper will give an update on signage at Pathways of Shakopee History Park. He is Vice President and Senior Research Chair of the Shakopee Heritage Society and a board member of the Pond Dakota Heritage Society.Sponsored by Pond Dakota Heritage Society.
See VideoView the award-winning video, “The Pond House,” which traces the history of the house through its builder and his great-grandson, and focuses on their important relationship with the Dakota people.
Produced by filmmaker Barbara Britain.