Jun
3
Mon
Art Camp @ Days of '76 Museum
Jun 3 – Jun 7 all-day
Art Camp @ Days of '76 Museum | Deadwood | South Dakota | United States

Be part of an exciting and unique experience to discover your inner artist. This camp will focus on elements of art: color, form, line, shape, space, texture, and value. Campers will learn a variety of ways by which they can create original works of art, get inspiration from real life artists, and become familiar with several different styles of art. Camp starts and concludes at the Days of ’76 Museum. For students going into grades 4-6; 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.; $40 for members and $50 for non-members plus tax. Scholarships are available. Reservations required. Please call Amanda Brown, Education Director, at 605-578-1657 for reservations.

Jun
11
Tue
Critter Camp @ Days of '76 Museum
Jun 11 – Jun 13 all-day
Critter Camp @ Days of '76 Museum | Deadwood | South Dakota | United States

Discover the wildlife of the Black Hills and learn about the habitats, environments, and ecosystems of animals that call the Black Hills home. Students will also learn about animals native to the Black Hills and some that were introduced to the area. Camp starts and concludes at the Days of ’76 Museum. For students going into grades 1-3; 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. To learn more information about camp fees and to make reservations, please contact Amanda Brown, Education Director, at 605-578-1657. Reservations required.

Jun
14
Fri
History on the Lawn: The Illustrated Life and Times of Wild Bill Hickok @ Historic Adams House
Jun 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
History on the Lawn: The Illustrated Life and Times of Wild Bill Hickok @ Historic Adams House | Deadwood | South Dakota | United States

Author Bob Boze Bell will give the inside skinny on the man who created the prototype of the Western gunfighter. He will talk about the genesis of the legend and who benefited the most. Bell will also get into the weeds about the HBO® Deadwood series and who actually deserves credit for creating that world. Hint: it wasn’t who you think it was! Bring a lunch and enjoy the Historic Adams House lawn; 12:00 noon; admission by donation. In case of inclement weather, the lecture will be moved to the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC).

Bob Boze Bell Book Signing @ Adams Museum
Jun 14 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Bob Boze Bell Book Signing @ Adams Museum | Deadwood | South Dakota | United States

In celebration of Wild Bill Days, Bob Boze Bell will sign copies of his book, The Illustrated Life and Times of Wild Bill Hickok. Chock full of great art, rare photos, authoritative history, and that unique dose of Boze whimsy that True West Magazine readers have come to expect. A must have addition to every Western collection. Adams Museum; 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.; admission by donation. Please call 605-722-4800 for more information.

Jun
17
Mon
Game Camp @ Days of '76 Museum
Jun 17 – Jun 21 all-day
Game Camp @ Days of '76 Museum | Deadwood | South Dakota | United States

If you like outdoor games, board games, card games, and dice games, then Game Camp is for you. Play games with your friends, invent new games to teach other campers, and learn the history behind some of your favorite games. Camp starts and concludes at the Days of ’76 Museum. For students going in to grades 4-6. 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.; $40 for members and $50 for non-members plus tax. Scholarships are available. Reservations required. Please call Amanda Brown, Education Director, at 605-578-1657 for reservations.

Jun
20
Thu
Northern Hills Community Band Concert @ Historic Adams House
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Relax and unwind to the sounds of the Northern Hills Community Band. Historic Adams House lawn; 7:00 p.m.; admission by donation. In case of inclement weather, the concert will be moved to the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC).

Jun
24
Mon
Wild West Camp @ Days of '76 Museum
Jun 24 – Jun 28 all-day
Wild West Camp @ Days of '76 Museum | Deadwood | South Dakota | United States

Explore what life was like as a cowboy, a pioneer, a miner, a Native American, and a Victorian in the Black Hills. Students will experience how different people lived in South Dakota during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries with hands-on experiences and activities. Camp starts and concludes at the Days of ’76 Museum. For students going into grades 4-6; 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.; $40 for members and $50 for non-members plus tax. Scholarships are available. Reservations required. Please call Amanda Brown, Education Director, at 605-578-1657 for reservations.