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Information Expo at Mount Rushmore

May 3rd 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. MT

Location:
SDPB , P.O. Box 5000, Vermillion, SD 57069-5000
Telephone:
605-677-6454
Email:
sherri.rodgers-conti@state.sd.us
Contact:
Sherri Rodgers-Conti
Link:
http://www.sdpb.org/parks

South Dakota Public Broadcasting and the six National Parks sites in our region will be joining with several multi-cultural groups to present an Information Expo on Sunday, May 3rd. Held at Mount Rushmore National Memorial in the Carver's Cafe, with a panoramic view of the presidential carvings, the Information Expo will run from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Mountain Time. From 1;00-2:30 p.m. you can meet Dayton Duncan, co-producer and writer of "The National Parks: America's Best Idea", the upcoming PBS documentary series by Ken Burns. Representatives from Mount Rushmore Ntional Memorial, Badlands National Park, Jewel Cave National Monument, Wind Cave National Park, Devil's Tower National Monument, and the Minuteman Missile National Historic Site will be on hand to meet the public. SDPB will host information about the documentary and will have a fun activity for the children, courtesy of PBS Kids! The Information Expo is a free event, but the Mount Rushmore parking fee applies.

Associated Park: Badlands National Park, Devils Tower National Monument, Jewel Cave National Monument, Minuteman Missile National Historic Site, Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Wind Cave National Park
Associated Station: South Dakota Network

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