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Photo of Ipahotonpi (Pop Gun) game
Photo of Canwacikiyapi (Tops) game
Inyan Onyeyapi (Slingshot)
Icaslohe Econpi (Game of Bowls)
Was used to throw rocks long distances. The slingshot has a hole in the pad to keep the rock in place.
(Game piece crafted and photographed by Mike Marshall, Rosebud, S.D.)
Was traditionally played by two women. it uses tapa inyan, small stoneballs, and can mibi, two small wood cylinders. Each player tried to knock over her competitor’s cylinder with a stone ball.
(Game piece crafted and photographed by Mike Marshall, Rosebud, S.D.)
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Calendar of Events Title
1:00 - 3:00 pm Sunday, December 10
Gingerbread cookie-decorating
activity for the whole family
with Eileen McCormick
2:00 pm Sunday, January 14
Opera Houses of Iowa
presented by
Richard Poole

2:00 pm Sunday, January 7
"Music to Chase Away the
Winter Blues" with Mike, Jack and
Jonas Langley, and Walter Peterson
2:00 pm Sunday, January 21
"Our Town: Sioux City"
a pictoral journey back in time
with Dave Bishop

See calendar for additional
events