This 2 week event — Feb. 7 to Feb 22 –showcases eleven Spearfish locals and families who have immigrated to the United States. This event is associated with the Big Read Spearfish book, “The Namesake.”  An opening reception for this event will be in our art gallery on Friday, Feb. 7, 5pm to 7pm.  There will be refreshments and cash bar.

Our featured guests are:

  • Dr. P. Nag
  • Micheline Nelson
  • Jytte Bowers
  • Dago Rodriguez
  • Dr. Ahrar Ahmad
  • Abby Domagall
  • Florence Tan
  • Edith Miles
  • Petra Hansen
  • Jonna Henwood
  • Scott Gillis

Each participant will be represented by a framed photograph and their immigration story on our gallery walls.