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Lunch and Learn

A Voice for the Voiceless

2024-02-21 12:00:00 2024-02-21 13:00:00 America/Denver Lunch and Learn Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room

Wednesday, February 21
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-02-21 12:00:00 2024-02-21 13:00:00 America/Denver Lunch and Learn Learn about the epidemic of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women through stories shared by the Red Ribbon Skirt Society and how they work with families using traditional healing practices. Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room

Learn about the epidemic of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women through stories shared by the Red Ribbon Skirt Society and how they work with families using traditional healing practices.

Lunch is provided courtesy of the Friends of the Library and the South Dakota Humanities Council.

Boxed lunches are limited to the first 30 registrants. Sign-up opens on February 1 at 9:00 a.m.

Didn't get signed up for a lunch? Bring your own and join us anyways!

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Lecture |

TAGS: | lunch | lecture |

Rapid City Public Library Downtown

Phone: 605-394-6139

Hours

Rapid City Public Library Downtown

Mon, Feb 26 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Feb 27 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Feb 28 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Feb 29 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Mar 01 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Mar 02 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Mar 03 10:00AM to 6:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Fri, Mar 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Youth Services
Children can practice their literacy skills while reading with a certified therapy dog!

Fri, Mar 01, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Dive into a sea of color, piece together whimsical designs, and watch your mosaics come to life!

Sat, Mar 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with the Cantaré Piano Duo and special guests! Join us for an afternoon of classic Irish music featuring piano, fiddle, banjo, and more.

Mon, Mar 04, 10:30am - 11:15am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Restore your mind and invigorate your body with Sol Yoga Collective at the library! In this safe and comfortable environment, you'll be guided through beginner's yoga poses and stretches.

Tue, Mar 05, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join in on the fun and listen to popular stories and songs with one of our library storytellers! Designed for preschoolers, but all are welcome!

Tue, Mar 05, 10:15am - 11:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Tue, Mar 05, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Build your own design, or try out the librarian's challenge for a prize!

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Come join us and make your very own Featherwand, play a round of Musical Statues, and enjoy all things Bluey!

Thu, Mar 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Mar 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Get hands-on with your favorite animal toys and sensory bins!

Fri, Mar 08, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Learn how to make origami stars, a fun and simple style of Japanese origami! Make them into a garland or fill a jar with them to decorate your space!

Sat, Mar 09, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Hoyt Room
Learn how to research your family's legacy! Navigate digital archives, discover historic birth, marriage, and military records; photos, ship manifests, emigration paperwork, and much more!

Mon, Mar 11, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Hoyt Room
RCPL Board Meeting

Mon, Mar 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Conference Room
Bring your needles, hooks, and yarn for an evening of fiber arts! Don't have equipment? The library has some that you can use for the class! Join us for camaraderie and snacks!

Tue, Mar 12, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join in on the fun and listen to popular stories and songs with one of our library storytellers! Designed for preschoolers, but all are welcome!

Tue, Mar 12, 10:15am - 11:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Tue, Mar 12, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Build a house for a leprechaun to live in!

Thu, Mar 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Mar 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
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Fri, Mar 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Youth Services
Children can practice their literacy skills while reading with a certified therapy dog!

Fri, Mar 15, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for an action-packed evening of Mario Kart racing, where you'll choose your character, navigate iconic tracks, and compete with friends in a thrilling race for glory at Level Up!

Sat, Mar 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Come listen and lend your voice to an Irish sing-along of sea shanties, pub songs, and ballads! Singing ability optional.

Mon, Mar 18, 10:30am - 11:15am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Restore your mind and invigorate your body with Sol Yoga Collective at the library! In this safe and comfortable environment, you'll be guided through beginner's yoga poses and stretches.

Tue, Mar 19, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join in on the fun and listen to popular stories and songs with one of our library storytellers! Designed for preschoolers, but all are welcome!

Tue, Mar 19, 10:15am - 11:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Tue, Mar 19, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Conference Room
Monthly Meeting

Tue, Mar 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Design and build a wind-powered mini vehicle!

Wed, Mar 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Local author Bruce Burgess Junek joins the library to share how his travels through 54 countries with his wife led to a career as a writer, explorer, photographer, speaker, filmmaker, and storyteller!
This event is full

Wed, Mar 20, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Welcome to The Library, a place for adventuring parties to convene and take part in glorious battles. Everyone's invited to play, whether it's your first time playing or you're a seasoned adventurer.

Thu, Mar 21, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Mar 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Dive in with fun ocean animals at this week?s event!

Thu, Mar 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
A landmark book that reveals, celebrates, and advocates for the special minds and contributions of visual thinkers

Fri, Mar 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Make edible terrariums using a variety of treats and sweets, combining the fun of crafting with the joy of indulging in delicious creations!

Sat, Mar 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us as we kick off the growing season with crafts, snacks, and seeds galore! Bring a plant or some seeds to participate in the swap and learn about our seed library and resources!

Sun, Mar 24, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Up against a broken food system suffering a multitude of issues, a brave group of visionary leaders work to build a more just, regenerative, and resilient system in their local communities.

Mon, Mar 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Conference Room
Bring your needles, hooks, and yarn for an evening of fiber arts! Don't have equipment? The library has some that you can use for the class! Join us for camaraderie and snacks!

Tue, Mar 26, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join in on the fun and listen to popular stories and songs with one of our library storytellers! Designed for preschoolers, but all are welcome!

Tue, Mar 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Learn about layers of the Earth's crust with delicious food!

Wed, Mar 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Bring greenery into your home and create a beautiful succulent terrarium, customized to your liking.
Registration opens Wednesday, March 13 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Mar 28, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Mar 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Discover animals that survive in the cold and ice!

Fri, Mar 29, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Get ready to cultivate your creativity and green thumbs at our tin terrarium workshop. Join us to transform magnetic tins into miniature botanical wonderlands!

Sat, Mar 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Learn about birds, migration, and adaptations, and then build a bird box to take home!

Sat, Mar 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Come join the SDSMT Paleontology Club to learn about how paleontologists collect fossils! You'll learn what a paleontologist is and what it takes to excavate a fossil while enjoying a tasty treat!

Sun, Mar 31, All day
Rapid City Public Library Downtown
The library is closed in observance of Easter.