In the Galleries

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In Aberdeen

Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center Gallery, 225 Third Ave. S.E.: Pottery and ceramics show. Hours are from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays. 605-626-7081.

Dacotah Prairie Museum, 21 S. Main St.: The photography of Israel Mickelson is on display until June 6. A reception will be April 21 from 2 to 4 p.m. April Fools’ contest runs all month. An exhibit looking at fun and games runs until May 1. Museum hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free. 605-626-7117.

Northern Galleries: The sculpture of Guerra de la Paz runs through May 24 in the Isaac Lincoln Gallery. Senior thesis exhibitions run through early May in the President’s Gallery and the Student Center Gallery.

Wein Gallery, Presentation College: An exhibit titled “Tranquility” by Brenda Kuckelburg runs through May 30. The Wein Gallery is located on the second floor of the campus’ main building and is open to the public from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday.

ArtWorks Gallery, Lakewood Mall: Members include Lois Beckner, Peggy DenBesten, Nick and Nicole Fischer, Evonne Gilbertson, Jeanna Jerde, Brenda Kohlman, Brenda Kuckelburg, Pat Meacham Fries, Cheryl Olson, Bobbi Piasecki, Tom Schinderling, Carol Weber Green and Ruth Wegehaupt. Hours are noon to 6 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Special appointments may be arranged by calling 605-725-0913.

Aberdeen Development Corporation, 416 N. Production St.: Fine art by local artists in the business setting: Carol Weber Green, Paula Guhin and Shari Theroux. 605-229-5335.

Outside Aberdeen

Dakota Sunset Museum, Gettysburg: The current exhibit is “Tying the Knot,” a display of wedding apparel. The museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. 605-765-9480.

Eureka Pioneer Museum of McPherson County: The museum will open for the season Wednesday. Hours are 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 605-284-2293.

Frederick Area Historical Society, Main Street, Frederick: Local history displays, gift shop, perpetual rummage sale and fresh produce when available. Open Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Pollock Visitor/Interpretive Center: Center is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday and other times by appointment. 605-889-2450.

Timber Lake and Area Museum, Timber Lake: Timber Lake and Area Museum is open year-round, but out-of-town visitors are encouraged to call ahead to schedule. Call 605-865-3553 or 605-865-3546. Exhibits include ranch and rodeo, Cheyenne River and Standing Rock Sioux Reservation photos, artifacts and clothing, White Horse winter count, Alley Rex skull and other dinosaur fossils (many species), the most complete public exhibit of Fox Hills ammonite fossils in South Dakota, Timber Lake history 1910-40s, Gage-Traversie-Comeau wedding dresses, Brockamp wedding dress, antique pocket watches, extensive historical photo and genealogy collections, including Family TreeMaker database of 60,000 people. Large gift/book shop, traveler information center. Free admission.

Klein Museum, Mobridge: Fifteen life-size wax mannequins have been added to permanent displays in the museum. Museum has extensive American Indian and pioneer collection, a restored 1920s house, school house and post office. There is also a log cabin filled with farm machinery toy collection and scale model farm machinery. Admission charged. Hours are from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 605-845-7243.

Day County Museum, Webster: In county courthouse basement. Open from 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday and Friday, and by appointment. Free.

International Vinegar Museum, Roslyn: 605-486-0075 or Mary Wagner at 605-486-4329.