The Chippewa County Historical Society will host the 61st Annual Lac qui Parle Mission Sunday this Sunday, July 14. The Lac qui Parle Mission is located six miles north of Montevideo on Highway 59.
The public is invited to join the missionary and Dakota descendants for a day of worship and cultural sharing. A worship service featuring the Dakota Presbyterian Choir will begin at 10:30am, followed by a potluck lunch at noon. An afternoon program will begin at 1pm, presented by Louie Garcia. Garcia will share a variety of Dakota artifacts, including weapons, tools, clothing, and drums.
For more information, contact the Chippewa County Historical Society at 320-269-7636.