Bellman Brown Bag

photo: Jack Hughes

Bellman Brown Bag 2017: Jon Larsen Photography

Jon Larsen of Spearfish, discusses his work and technique.  Larsen is a hobby photographer and computer repairman from Spearfish. “I’ve been taking photos for years, but my serious phase started with my new bride who was already an accomplished photographer,” Larsen says. “I plan to spend the…

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Bellman Brown Bag 2017: Lighthouse for the Blind

  Elizabeth Freer, ArtCentral manager LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired Founded in 1902, San Francisco’s LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired promotes the independence, equality, and self-reliance of people who are blind or have low vision. They offer blindness skills training and relevant services…

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Bellman Brown Bag 2017: “Shakespeare and the Crown Jewel”

In December of 2015, the children’s book, “Shakespeare and the Crown Jewel, A story of The Matthews Opera House,” was published.  The book, authored by Joanna Jones, and illustrated by Laurie-Williams Hayes, both Spearfish residents, will be presented to our Bellman Brown Bag patrons this month.

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NO Bellman Brown Bag this month

SUMMER BREAK There will be NO Bellman Brown Bag for June, July, and August of 2017. The next Bellman Brown Bag will be in September, 2017.     What is the Bellman? The Bellman Brown Bag series is a humanities program designed to explore ideas, history, literature, art and culture.

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NO Bellman Brown Bag this month

SUMMER BREAK There will be NO Bellman Brown Bag for June, July, and August of 2017. The next Bellman Brown Bag will be in September 2017.     What is the Bellman? The Bellman Brown Bag series is a humanities program designed to explore ideas, history, literature, art and culture.

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NO Bellman Brown Bag this month

SUMMER BREAK There will be NO Bellman Brown Bag for June, July, and August of 2017. The next Bellman Brown Bag will be in September 2017.     What is the Bellman? The Bellman Brown Bag series is a humanities program designed to explore ideas, history, literature, art and culture.

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Bellman Brown Bag: Dale Lamphere, Dignity Sculpture

Soaring 50 feet tall above the Missouri River valley, “Dignity-Of Earth and Sky” is a gift from Norm and Eunabel McKie to the state of South Dakota in recognition of Dakota and Lakota people and the native cultures that are a part of South Dakota’s identity. Dale Lamphere…

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Bellman Brown Bag: Black Hills History of Cross Country Skiing

  Everett Follette presents on the history of cross country skiing in the Black Hills. Follette, a retired BHSU professor, along with his wife, Joanne, started the local cross country business in 1976. Their involvement in cross country skiing has to do with the development of trails at Big Hill…

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Bellman Brown Bag 2017: Adults Creating Art Abroad

Bonnie Halsey-Dutton & Tim Peterson Two Spearfish artists, Bonnie Halsey-Dutton and Tim Peterson have traveled to Europe with their art education ideas to present workshops in Spain and Portugal. They will describe their international teaching experiences and also consider the development of adult enrichment programs locally. Bonnie Halsey-Dutton earned…

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