Children's Museum of South Dakota


Get Caught Learning Through Play

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 18, 2011 Children’s Museum of South Dakota announces educational programming & workshops Want to throw clay? Design a screenprinted t-shirt with your friends? Create an art journal? Learn more about tipis and how certain buffalo bones were used to paint on them? Want to use your imagination and let your favorite book come alive? Get all messy by making your own concoctions?   The Childr...

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Optimist Club of Brookings donates $10,000 to the Children’s Museum

Optimist Clubs are dedicated to "Bringing Out the Best in Kids" and do their part through community service programs. The local Optimist Club of Brookings did just that by donating $10,000 to the Children’s Museum of South Dakota, a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. “This donation was made possible by money we raised through various fundraising projects, such as the Avenue of Flags and the Bobcat Concession”, said Sharon Klein, president of the Optimist Club of B...

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Banner Associates Takes Home South Dakota ACEC 2010 Grand Award of Excellence

The American Council of Engineering Companies of South Dakota held their annual Engineering Excellence Awards on November 6, 2010 at the Minnehaha Country Club in Sioux Falls. That evening Banner Associates was honored by receiving 2010’s highest award, the Grand Award for Engineering Excellence for Structural Design of the Children’s Museum of South Dakota, Brookings, South Dakota.   Located in the now converted Old (1930’s) Central Elementary Sch...

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Our newborn baby boy T. rex needs a name. Can you help us? Come visit the Children's Museum of South Dakota and fill out a postcard in Cafe Oscar and mail it to Mama T. rex in the blue mailbox for your chance to win! We will have an official naming celebration later this year once a name has been selected. Come join the FUN!   ...

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10,000th guest welcomed in just 27 days of being open to the public

10,000 Guests Welcomed in 27 days of Opening Wednesday, October 13th, marked an historic day as the Children’s Museum of South Dakota welcomed its 10,000th & 10,001st guests, Tate & Ava Gunderson. Their parents are Mike and Audra Gunderson of Estelline. When asked what 6 year old Tate’s favorite part about the museum was, he said, “I like the farm the best, I like picking the vegetables”, while his 3 year old sister Ava said, “the big dino...

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Children’s Museum of South Dakota521 4th StreetBrookings, SD  57006www.prairieplay.orgMEDIA CONTACT:Jill Hungerford, Director of Marketingjhungerford@cmosd.orgPH: 605.692.6700Download Press Release (PDF)FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAN INVITATION TO THE BIGGEST PARTY OF THE YEAR...

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