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South Dakota State Historical Society History Conference
April 29 - 30, 2016 | Pierre, South Dakota

Conference Schedule

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Thursday, April 28, 2016

5:30 p.m.  – 7:00 p.m.
Registration
Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center

6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Pre-conference social
St. Charles Hotel - 207 E. Capitol ave.
Join us at the St. Charles Hotel for desserts and a silent auction. Take a tour of the Pierre Street Block, built in 1911. $25 per person suggested donation, payable at the door. (Foundation event separate from the conference.)

Friday, April 29, 2016
Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center

7:30 a.m.  – 5:00 p.m.
Registration

8:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Opening Remarks
Jay D. Vogt, Director
South Dakota State Historical Society 

8:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Food and Tourism in South Dakota
Wanda Goodman, Media & Industry Relations Manager, South Dakota Department of Tourism

8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Conference Overview
Brad Tennant, Conference Moderator

8:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Keynote Speaker
Food at the Nation’s History Museum: Individuals, Community and Creating the National Narrative
Susan Evans McClure

10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Networking Break

10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Harvesting Foods and Medicines in the Siouan Homelands
Jerome Kills Small

11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Luncheon

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
“Coffee Please” – Restaurant Stories of a Roaming Editor
Bernie Hunhoff

2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Networking Break

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
South Dakota’s Heirloom Recipes
Catherine Lambrecht

3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Pheasant Sandwiches: Aberdeen’s Living Legacy
Troy McQuillen

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Cultural Heritage Center Reception 
Explore the Museum’s temporary exhibits “PLAY BALL! The National Pastime in South Dakota” and “South Dakota Environments: A Window to Past Times.” A variety of beverages and heavy hor d’oeuvres will be served.

Saturday, April 30, 2016
Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center

7:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m
Registration

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
In the Pioneer Kitchen With Laura
Sarah Uthoff

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Networking Break

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Brewing in South Dakota, 1861-1941
Ken Stewart

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Cruisin’ Cuisine:  The Drive-Ins of Sioux Falls
Kevin Gansz

12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Awards Luncheon

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Ice Cream in South Dakota: An SDSU Perspective
Howard Bonnemann

2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Closing Remarks
Jay D. Vogt