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Photo of Ipahotonpi (Pop Gun) game
Photo of Canwacikiyapi (Tops) game
Inyan Onyeyapi (Slingshot)
Icaslohe Econpi (Game of Bowls)
Was used to throw rocks long distances. The slingshot has a hole in the pad to keep the rock in place.
(Game piece crafted and photographed by Mike Marshall, Rosebud, S.D.)
Was traditionally played by two women. it uses tapa inyan, small stoneballs, and can mibi, two small wood cylinders. Each player tried to knock over her competitor’s cylinder with a stone ball.
(Game piece crafted and photographed by Mike Marshall, Rosebud, S.D.)
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Calendar of Events Title
2:00 p.m. Sunday, February 26
"13 1/2-minute History Lesson:
Things you never learned in
school" with Dr. Rudolph Daniels
1 p.m. Saturday, March 11
"Seaman-the-Dog's Big Party"
including magic show
and art contest
2:00 p.m. Sunday, March 5
"The Legacy of Neihardt
and Black Elk"
presented by Nancy S. Gillis
2:00 p.m. Sunday, March 12
Traditional Irish Folk Music
with
The Sioux Falls Ceili Band
See calendar for additional
events