Sign up for volunteering your time at any History Talk event via mail or email or call.

3rd Thursday History Talks are Free and open to the Public - no sign up necessary. 6:30 Sign In/Social, 7:00 program start - 8:30 pm program end. 50/50 Raffle with MCHS half going to Pioneer Memorial Fund.

Annual Banquet (April) requires prior sign up if attending banquet meal. See Contact page to mail, email or call with your numbers.

3rd Thursday History Talks


January 20, "Rolvaag" by Charles Bergdahl

February 17, "Black History in Sioux Falls" by Stephen Cusulos

March 10, (2nd Thursday) "RAID '22" by John Mollison If you couldn't make it to the Old Courthouse Museum John’s History Talk it is available at

April 21, " Annual Meeting & Banquet" Speaker: Jim Woster 5:30 check in, 6:00 dinner, 6:45 meeting -program

May 19, "Palisades History" by Susan Hoskins

June "Picnic in the Park" Sherman Park

September 15, Special Location: Stockyards Ag Experience 301 E Falls Park, SF, SD " Rural Electrification in South Dakota " by Jeff Nelson

October 14, Historical Marker Dedication "Children's Home Society" Lewis Drug Store Parking Lot - East 10th & Cliff Ave. SF, SD - 11 AM

October 20, Special Location: Grand Living @ Lake Lorraine 2815 S Westlake Dr SF, SD 57106

Back Home at the Old Courthouse Museum

November 17, MCHS History/Authors Night/Silent Auction Fundraiser

December 15, "Working on the Railroad" by Steve Bucklin, Ph.D