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Turtle Soup - Hooky Jack

December 13, 2019  12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Feed your mind and your belly with Turtle Soup, featuring a presentation on historic Black Hills figures or events and a bowl of soup provided by Angel’s Catering.

This week, Corey Christianson presents, "Hooky Jack."

Hooky Jack was a not-so-good miner who lost his hands in an accident. But it didn't stop him from becoming a fixture in Rapid City lore.



Christianson is the administration, curation, and exhibits coordinator for The Journey Museum and Learning Center and has served in this position since 2016.

She has also clocked more than 1,000 volunteer hours at the South Dakota Air and Space Museum, working with the artifacts.

As a Coast Guard brat, Christianson has moved 11 times but claims Wisconsin as home. She received her undergraduate degree in history and English from the University of South Dakota. She went on to get her masters degree with an emphasis in museum studies from the University of Oklahoma.


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Theater map below. Seats marked ADA indicate wheelchair accessibility. Blue seats indicate space for foldout chairs, but those with ADA requirements take first priority.

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