HAHN Aug 17

Thursday, August 17
History at High Noon: Sioux City Nicknames
12:05 p.m. at the Sioux City Public Museum
A look back at the various nicknames for Sioux City itself as well city areas and landmarks presented by Haley Aguirre, Archival Records Clerk. Attendees are encouraged to bring their lunches.

 2017 Encampment title

Saturday, August 19 and Sunday, August 20
Sergeant Floyd Memorial Encampment
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday at the grounds of the Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center

Saturday, August 19
Sgt. Floyd Burial Ceremony
6:00 p.m. at the Sgt. Floyd Monument

 

Solar eclipse title image

Monday, August 21
Solar Eclipse Viewing
11:30 - 2:30 p.m.
View the partial solar eclipse on the Museum Plaza or the grounds of the Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center.
Free safety glasses will be provided for the first 100 attendees at each location. Conditions will resemble twilight as the eclipse moves through. During the height of the eclipse, the sun at Sioux City will be about 93 percent obscured. Feel free to bring blankets, lawn chairs, and lunch.

 

 

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Sioux City Public Museum

Hours
Tuesday – Saturday

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

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

Phone

(712) 279-6174

 Location

607 4th Street

Sioux City, IA 51101

Directions

 

 

Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center

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

Closed New Year’s, Easter,

Thanksgiving and Christmas

Phone

(712) 279-0198

Location

1000 Larsen Park Road

Sioux City, IA 51103

Directions