Special Event: Lac qui Parle Mission Sunday


Date/Time
Date(s) - 07/14/2019
10:30 am - 2:00 pm

Location
Lac qui Parle Mission

Categories


This annual event is attended by descendants of early Christian Dakota, descendants of missionaries and other interested people. Service at 10:30 am led by a Dakota pastor and Dakota Choir. Potluck at noon, program at 1 pm presented by Louie Garcia from Bdecan Presbyterian Church. He will show and talk about Dakota bows and arrows, shields and clothing and will sing pow-wow songs and explain why it was difficult for missionaries to teach Dakota how to sing hymns.

For more information, contact the Chippewa County Historical Society at 320.269.7636 or lacquiparle@mnhs.org. The Mission site is located at the junction of Chippewa County Hwy. 13 and County Rd. 32, six miles north of Montevideo, Minnesota.

Cost
Offering will be taken during worship service

Sponsor
Chippewa County Historical Society

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