Special Event: Lac qui Parle Mission Sunday

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

Lac qui Parle Mission


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.

Offering will be taken during worship service

Chippewa County Historical Society

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