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.
Take a snowy walk through the native prairie that surrounds the Gideon and Agnes Pond House. Learn about Minnesota birds and make a pinecone bird feeder to take home.
Explore beautiful Pond Dakota Mission Park on snowshoes! A guide will demonstrate how to use snowshoes. Snowshoes will be provided, or you can bring your own.
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.