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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, April 2
"Sharpie: Nebraska's
Queen of the Air"
with Diane Bartels
1:00 p.m. Saturday, April 8
"Juanito and His Tales" - a play for
all ages, written and directed by
Lorenzo Sandoval
2:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 5
"Did Past Immigrants Learn English
Faster than Today's Immigrants?"
presented by Dr. Alex Poole
2:00 p.m. Sunday, April 9
"Songs at Tales Along the Trails"
with Marci Broyhill
and Teresa Kay Orr
See calendar for additional
events