November 2, 2014
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
ND Heritage Center
& State Museum
All events are FREE
10:15 - 11 a.m. Debi Rogers of Bismarck, harp & vocal entertainment, Northern Lights Atrium
10:30 - 11:30 a.m. A vocal performance by the Heritage Singers of Minot, Russell Reid Auditorium
11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Stop in the Early Peoples Gallery to meet nationally acclaimed muralist Rob Evans at the cyclorama
11:45 a.m. A vocal performance by Chuck Suchy, Corridor of History
Noon Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony & Presentation by ND Governors
12:30 p.m. Doors open to two new galleries, the Governors Gallery and the Inspiration Gallery, following ceremony
12:30 - 2 p.m. Pine Needle Baskets Demonstration by Eileen McEnroe in the Museum Store
1:30 - 2:45 p.m. Steve Stark of Fargo presents “The Path to Statehood”, Russell Reid Auditorium
2 p.m. A Patriotic Concert by Bismarck-Mandan Elks Chorus, Missouri River Event Center
2 p.m. “Make Marionettes” children’s activity, Missouri River Event Center
2 - 2:25 p.m. History of the Flute presentation by Kevin Locke, Early Peoples Gallery
2 - 3:30 p.m. Ukrainian Eggs Painting Demonstration by Janice Fleharty in the Museum Store
2 - 6 p.m. Metalworks demonstration by Norik Astvatsaturov
3 p.m. “Learn to Draw a Dinosaur” children’s activity, Missouri River Event Center
3 p.m. History of the Flute presentation by Kevin Locke, Early Peoples Gallery
3:15 - 3:45 p.m. Virgil Benoit as Antoine Gingras - a Mètis fur trader, Great Plains Theater
3:30 - 4:15 p.m. Chippewa and Métis Fiddling, Dancing, and History with Gabe Brien, David Brien, and Les Thomas
3:30 - 5 p.m. Cottonwood Tree Jewelry Demonstration by Suzy Beehler in the Museum Store
4 p.m. “When the Landscape is Quiet Again,” a film about the late Gov. Art Link, Great Plains Theater
4 p.m. “Make Prehistoric Masks” children’s activity, Missouri River Event Center
4:45 - 5:15 p.m. Musical performance by Greg Hager, Missouri River Event Center
5 - 5:45 p.m. Special performance by Kevin Locke with flute, story telling, and hoop dancing, Russell Reid Auditorium
5:30 - 6 p.m. Arch Ellwein as Steamboat Captain Grant Marsh, Great Plains Theater
6 - 7 p.m. Special 125th concert by Jesse Veeder and Gene Veeder, Northern Lights Atrium
612 East Boulevard Ave.
Bismarck, North Dakota 58505
State Museum and Store: 8am - 5pm M-F; Sat. & Sun. 10am - 5pm.
State Archives: 8am - 4:30pm., M-F, except state holidays, and 2nd Sat. of each month, 10am - 4:30 pm.
State Historical Society offices: 8am - 5pm M-F, except state holidays.
phone: (701) 328-2666
fax: (701) 328-3710