Come as you are to explore, connect, reflect and create your own RuralX experience, with plenty of fun on the side. This event schedule sets out general expectations, while allowing you the freedom and flexibility to connect with amazing people.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27, 2018 – DAY 1
|8:30a – 11:00a||
Pre-Workshop: Tuesday Ryan Hart, The Location
Location: Located in the McGovern Library on the DWU Campus
|11:30a||Registration begins. All sessions held in The Sherman Center|
|1:00p||Welcome and introductions.
Stage Sponsor: Bush Foundation
Whitney Kimball Coe, Center for Rural Strategies
A New Day for Rural
Joe Bartmann, Dakota Resources
Community Activated Art
Amber Hansen, University of South Dakota
Shared Work & Systems Loops
Tuesday Ryan Hart, The Outside
Closing Harvest Weaving
Dine Around Mitchell
Dinner will be held at locally owned restaurants around Mitchell.
Dessert Social at Dakota Discovery Museum
The fun continues! Join us for dessert, drinks, music, networking and exploring South Dakota’s history.
THURSDAY, JUNE 28, 2018 – DAY 2
Welcome Back to ruralX
Jen Ford Reedy, Bush Foundation
Lakota Vogel, Four Bands Community Fund
OpenX Begins: What’s Next for Rural?
Sponsored by: Citi Community Development
Box Lunch Available
Knowledge Camps- OpenX Round 2
OpenX Round 3
OpenX Share Out: Ideas and Action
Final Words: Joe Bartmann
Screening Party: ‘Called to Walls’ Film