11/08/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/08/2018 15:53
November 8, 2018
BISMARCK, N.D. - Toddlers and preschoolers are invited to a special Saturday 'Little Kids, Big World: Bison Market' at 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 17 at the North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum. Registration is required at lkbwbisonmarket.eventbrite.com.
Learn how bison provided food, clothing, shelter, and more for American Indian people. Look at items made from bison, including a boat, a hoe, and a tipi. This event is limited to 30 participants.
'Little Kids, Big World' are fun, hands-on 30-minute programs that introduce children to North Dakota's fascinating history. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Participants are asked to meet at the east entrance information desk at the ND Heritage Center & State Museum.
The program will be led by Stephanie Schick, a gallery guide at the North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum. Schick is a graduate of Northern Arizona University who previously worked as an educator at the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium in Dubuque, Iowa. Schick, who has a passion for history, science, and education, loves to travel and has taught in schools in Kenya and Egypt.
For more information, contact Erik Holland, curator of education, 701.328.2792. For more programs sponsored by the State Historical Society of North Dakota, go to history.nd.gov/events.
Erik Holland, 701.328.2792