McCrory Maple Syrup Workshop

Saturday, March 18th from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Join us at McCrory Gardens for our Maple Syrup Workshop! There will be: Hands-on demonstrations A presentation & You will be able to sample our Maple Ice Cream!

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Make & Take Monday

Join us on March 13 for a Make & Take Monday craft! Each month will bring a new craft for you to stop in, make, and take home to enjoy. The cost is $1 per craft, and you can visit or our social media pages for more information! In March, we will be making […]

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“One of a Kind” with Dr. Carter Johnson

Help us welcome SDSU professor emeritus Carter Johnson, co-author of “Ecology of Dakota Landscapes: Past, Present, and Future”, for an author talk at the museum. Dr. Johnson’s book includes factual, science-based information on all the ecosystems (grassland, rivers, wetlands, Black Hills, Badlands, agriculture, etc.) found in both North and South Dakota. The book is intended […]

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“Drowning in Dirt: Joseph Hutton and the Dust Bowl” Opening Reception

Join the museum at the opening reception for our newest exhibit, “Drowning in Dirt: Joseph Hutton and the Dust Bowl”. This event is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be provided. Visit for additional information as we get closer to the event.

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Illustrative Drawing with Chuck Bennis

February 28th 6:30-8:30PM Open to all individuals ages 14 and up. All drawing and work materials provided! If you are a digital drawer, BYO materials. On this evening, practice your illustration and copyist drawing skills in the museum gallery with the guidance of Chuck Bennis. The program will be conducted in the Pose | Repose […]

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Bobcat Beat

Join Brookings High School Marching Percussion and Color Guard as they perform their winter competitive showcase and feature players from Brookings High School. Admission is $7 for Adults and $5 for students. All proceeds go to helping fund travel to and from competitions. All ages are welcome! Fun for the whole family.

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Frost Fest Farmers Market

Join the museum and the Brookings Farmers Market for our 4th annual Frost Fest Farmers Market! Held during Brookings’ Frost Fest, we will have a variety of vendors selling their products – last year we had fresh produce, baked goods, canned items, fresh coffee and smoothies, handmade items, and much more! Find our event online […]

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February Make & Take Monday – Food Pun Valentine Magnets

Stop by the museum on the second Monday of December, January, and February for a Make & Take Monday craft! Each month will bring a new craft for you to stop in, make, and take home to enjoy. The cost is $1 per craft, and you can visit or our social media pages to […]

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Free Family Fun Day

Get ready for Valentine’s Day with our Free Family Fun Day! We’re partnering with the South Dakota Art Museum for a morning filled with Valentine’s Day themed crafts, activities, and more. This event is FREE and open to the public.

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Galentine’s Day Permanent Jewelry Pop-up at The Old Sanctuary!

Permanent Jewelry Pop-up with Midnight Spark at The Old Sanctuary Venue in Brookings, SD. This will be a public vendor/craft show which will give you a chance to check out other local booths! Celebrate Galentine’s Day together, do some shopping and get sparked with your friends! Make this Valentine’s day one to remember! For more […]

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