Upcoming Talks

Next Talk

Erased Histories

2:00pm, Sunday, July 23
Prairie Village Museum
102 Hwy 2 SE, Rugby

A program on the Indian Adoption Project from 1958-1967 featuring Melissa Olson, co-producer and Lynn Braveheart, co-writer of the audio documentary “Stolen Childhoods” in which both women tell the stories of their mother’s adoptions into white families out of the Ojibwe and Oglala Lakota Tribes. Olson and Braveheart work as Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) Guardians ad Litem for the 4th Judicial District of Hennepin County in Minneapolis advocating for and representing the interests of Indian children in ICWA Child Welfare Court proceedings. Their audio documentary is available here and you can find them on Facebook here.

Coffee and light refreshments will follow the program.

Upcoming Talk

Helping Offenders Hit the Refresh Button

2:00pm, Sunday, September 17
Prairie Village Museum
102 Hwy 2 SE, Rugby

A program highlighting the use of drug courts for non-violent drug offenders in North Dakota, featuring Assistant State’s Attorney Leah Viste and F5 Project founder Adam Martin. 

Coffee and light refreshments will follow the program.

Both talks supported in part by the North Dakota Humanities Council.

North Dakota Humanities Council