Education Programs

Education coordinator showcasing exhibit to group

If you have an educational event you wish to host at the museum please contact the museum at sdsu.agmuseum@sdstate.edu or 605-688-6226

Some examples of past educational programs offered at the Museum:

  • Make and Take Monday – Summer Monday craft series
  • Soap Felting
  • Cooking with Lamb
  • Knitting, crocheting, and other fiber works classes
  • Learning to dye with ice and plants
  • Caring for Family Treasures
  • Christmas Ornaments
  • Vintage Valentines
  • Paper Flowers
  • Ornament Needle Felting
  • World Cup: International Hot Beverage Tasting- An event in connection with Brooking’s SD. Frost Fest.
  • “The Craft and History of Nailbinding” with speaker Amy Vander Vorste
  • “Bone Dry South Dakota: The Failure of Prohibition in a Rural State,” speaker SDSU Professor Dr. Chuck Vollan – his program was part of a series of programming related to our exhibit, Barley to Barrel: The Science and History of Brewing in South Dakota.
  • Homebrewing 101 – this program was part of a series of programming related to our exhibit, Barley to Barrel: The Science and History of Brewing in South Dakota.
  • Cooking With Beer – this program was part of a series of programming related to our exhibit, Barley to Barrel: The Science and History of Brewing in South Dakota.
  • “Tastes and Traditions of European Beer” with author of The Beer Bible, Jeff Alworth – this program was part of a series of programming related to our exhibit, Barley to Barrel: The Science and History of Brewing in South Dakota.
  • Do-It-Yourself Soda-Pop Making – this program was part of a series of programming related to our exhibit, Barley to Barrel: The Science and History of Brewing in South Dakota.
  • and many many more!
Dyeing Using Plants Workshop led by Kelly Knispel of Dakota Carding & Wool Co.
Dyeing Using Plants Workshop led by Kelly Knispel of Dakota Carding & Wool Co.
The 'The Incredible Ewe & You' Program led by Dr. Lowel Slyter, professor emeritus and Reproduction Specialist in Animal Sciences. This program looked at the sheep industry in South Dakota.
The 'The Incredible Ewe & You' Program led by Dr. Lowel Slyter, professor emeritus and Reproduction Specialist in Animal Scienc
Cooking with Beer demonstration.
Cooking with Beer demonstration.