Learning Forum - "The Hiawatha Indian Insane Asylum"
October 7, 2018 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Presented by Anne Dilenschneider and Jerry Fogg (member of the Ihanktowan Nakota Oyate) in conjunction with the South Dakota Humanities Council, learn the history of the Hiawatha Indian Insane Asylum that operated in Canton, SD and was known for terrible living conditions and unjust treatment of Native American patients.
Learning Forums are wide-ranging, thought-provoking presentations. Each program includes a 45-minute presentation followed by a meet and great with the presenters with light snacks and refreshments
Admission includes all other museum activities and is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, half-off for members & FREE for students (ages 6 - 17) with a paid adult/senior admission. Reserve your spot in advance by calling 605-394-6923.
2 - 2:45 pm presentation
2:45 - 3 pm Q & A session with presenter(s)