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May

History of Mount Rushmore to be Commemorated at Book Club Meeting (5/4/2016)

May 7 Smithsonian Saturday program at Cultural Heritage Center to focus on American Art (5/5/2016)

May is Archaeology & Historic Preservation Month (5/6/2016)

State Historical Society honors its volunteers (5/10/2016)

Cultural Heritage Center to offer Northern League baseball program on Saturday, May 21 (5/11/2016)

June Smithsonian Program at Cultural Heritage Center to Feature “Hammerin’ Hank” Aaron (5/18/2016)

“South Dakota Environments” exhibit at Cultural Heritage Center to close May 24 (5/20/2016)

Oahe Chapel to host Sunday services (5/23/2016)

New book on Laura Ingalls Wilder coming in 2017 from State Historical Society (5/23/2016)

Cultural Heritage Center to host “Baseball No-Hitters of the Midwest” program on June 11 (5/31/2016)

Robinson/Borglum correspondence on display at Cultural Heritage Center (5/31/2016)

June

State Historical Society Awards Six Historic Preservation Grants (6/1/2016)

New Hugh Glass Biography Now Available from State Historical Society (6/3/2016)

Legendary Hugh Glass to be explored at History Book Club Meeting (6/3/2016)

State Historical Society Museum to host outdoor concert, ice cream social on Friday, July 8 (6/14/2016)

Historical Society Foundation bringing Modern Day Homesteader to Pierre (6/20/2016)

July Smithsonian Saturday Program at Cultural Heritage Center to focus on “Searching for Life in the Solar System” (6/24/2016)

Haiar named SDHSF Development Director (6/24/2017)

Six more historic newspaper titles now available online (6/30/2016)

Bluff Historic District in Vermillion listed on National Register of Historic Places (6/30/2016)

July

Philip author to discuss Calamity Jane’s siblings at history book club (7/7/2016)

All-Star Game & South Dakota Baseball History on Display at Cultural Heritage Center through Sept. 18 (7/13/2016)

New display about Mount Rushmore opens at Cultural Heritage Center (7/14/2016)