About Us

Dakotas United Methodist Historical Society

Current Officers:
President: Darwin Kopfmann
Vice President: Stephen Perry
Treasurer: Elizabeth Jassman
Secretary: Betty Testerman
Newsletter Editor: Cheryl Finney
Archivist: Laurie Langland

 • Dakotas United Methodist Annual Conference

– Noon luncheon
– Featured speaker

 • Assisting in updating Dakotas Conference UMC history with a tentative publication date of 2017 (Stephen Perry, project historian)

Membership is $10/year, covers the cost of the newsletter “News & Notes,” and provides support for both the Conference Archives and the updated history of the Dakotas Conference of the United Methodist Church.
To join: contact the treasurer
, Elizabeth Jassman, at PO Box 291, Selby, SD 57472 selbmoumc@midco.net

Dakotas Conference Archives hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Appointments strongly encouraged. Contact Archivist Laurie Langland for archives inquiries.

For More Information:
Dakotas United Methodist Historical Society / Dakotas Conference Archives
Dakota Wesleyan University / McGovern Library
1201 McGovern Ave
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 995-2134

Incorporating SDUMHS which was organized in 1983

Meeting Schedule:
 • Yearly meeting held during the Dakotas United Methodist Annual Conference (June)

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