'Teddy Roosevelt' visits Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - One of our nation's most popular presidents - and one of South Dakota's famous faces - is making a special visit to Sioux Falls.

Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt is in town to talk history with students and residents in the city.

Reenactor Joe Wiegand brings the 26th president of the United States to life, sharing details about his life while spreading his message of conservation.

Teddy will appear at Roosevelt High School Thursday morning to talk with students about his life - including how the he ended up as the school's namesake.

The president will then make an appearance at Touchmark at All Saints in Sioux Falls from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Everyone is invited to this public performance.

You can find out more about Wiegand's performances here, and you can learn more about Touchmark on their website or by calling 605-610-0632.