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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.

Program: Dakota Farming at Bde Maka Ska

Learn More06/19/2016

Oglala-Lakota Tribe member Grant Two Bulls will present his research on a core sample of sediment he took from the bottom of Bde Maka Ska (Lake Calhoun) to study the ecological effects of Euro-American farming methods.

Sponsored by Pond Dakota Heritage Society.

John Philip Sousa Memorial Band Concert and Ice Cream Social

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The Sousa Band is a free concert featuring volunteer musicians in period costume from all over the Twin Cities. Bring a lawn chair or blanket, and enjoy some delicious ice cream.

Sponsored by Pond Dakota Heritage Society.

Prairie Profiles: The Pond House Video

the pond house videoSee 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.

 

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