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Friday and Saturday, July 14th & 15th

Laura's 150th Birthday Event

LIW Memorial Society Park- 105 Olivet Ave. De Smet, SD


9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.             Photo Session with Allison Arngrim and Dean Butler


NOON                                         Lunch


2-3:30 p.m.                                Confessions from the Prairie  with Allison Arngrim

                                                     Held at De Smet Event Center


3:30-5 p.m.                                 Artist Reception with Allison Arngrim

                                                      Held at De Smet Event Center


Sunday, July 16th

Tentative Schedule​​

LIW Memorial Society Park- 105 Olivet Ave. De Smet, SD


9:15 a.m.                        Welcome Speech

9:30-11:00 a.m.            Allison Arngrim and Dean Butler Speak

            Autograph Session with William Anderson and Judy Thompson

11:00 a.m.                     Judy Thompson Speaks

11:30 a.m.                     William Anderson Speaks

Autograph Session with Allison Arngrim and Dean Butler


NOON                    Lunch Break


1:00 p.m.                        Allison Arngrim and Dean Butler

             Autograph Session with William Anderson and Judy Thompson

1:45 p.m.                       DEMO


2:00-4:00 p.m.             Autograph Session with Allison Arngrim and Dean Butler


2:15 p.m.                       Judy Thompson Demo

3:00 p.m.                       Nancy Koupal (SD State Historical Society Press) on "Pioneer Girl"

4:30-5:30 p.m.             Autograph Session


LIW Pageant- Homestead Rd De Smet, SD

7:10-8:00 p.m.       Q & A with Allison Arngrim and Dean Butler