Coming Soon: 

Saturday, March 13
Kid's Days 2021: TBD
10 a.m. to noon at the Sioux City Public Museum
Families with preschool-aged children are invited to pick up a themed packet to complete at home. An optional self-directed activitiy in the Museum gallery is also available for family groups. Packet quantities are limited. Free.

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Available online Thursday, March 18 
History at High Noon: Mary Treglia and the Community House
Presenter Grace Linden, former Sioux City Public Museum Curator of History, chronicles the fascinating life of a local advocate for immigrants. Treglia, a descendant of an early Italian immigrant to Sioux City, played on a women's baseball team and acted in several silent movies. She volunteered at the Community House after it opened in 1921, later serving as director for more than 33 years. Available at noon via

March - Date TBD
Online book group for Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America
The book by author Patrick Phillips recounts the racial cleansing in Forsyth County, Georgia in 1912. Contact Curator of Education Theresa Weaver-Basye at 712-279-6174 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information or to participate by March 10.


Sunday, April 11
The Story of George Arthur Daniels:
From Forsyth County, Georgia to Sioux City, Iowa
2 p.m. (to be determined whether the program will be on-site or online)
Presenter Jim Tillman is the grandson of a young survivor of the violence chronicled in the book, Blood at the Root. Tillman shares the experiences of his family putting down roots in Sioux City.





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Sioux City Public Museum

Tuesday – Saturday

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


(712) 279-6174


607 4th Street

Sioux City, IA 51101




Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. daily

Closed New Year’s, Easter,

Thanksgiving and Christmas


(712) 279-0198


1000 Larsen Park Road

Sioux City, IA 51103