Calendar

Mar
7
Tue
Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities Fundraising event
Mar 7 – Apr 30 all-day

Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities Fundraising Event

Raffle Tickets available through April 30th, Drawing May 5th (need not be present to win)

Tickets $25 each or 5 for $100, get tickets at Lynn’s Dakotamart in Pierre or online at sd-ccd.org

Only 1000 tickets available to win a 2016 Honda SXS 500 ATV. This fundraising raffle supports the only membership non-profit which advocates for all individuals with disabilities in South Dakota.

Mar
23
Thu
Surf N Turf Cooks Wanted @ Oahe Hill Golf Course
Mar 23 – May 5 all-day

Surf N Turf Cooks Wanted!

Surf N Turf will be held on Friday, May 5th at the Oahe Hills Golf Course in Mobridge

  • 1st place dish will win $500 cash!
  • 2nd place dish will win $300 cash!
  • 3rd place dish will win $200 cash!

Contact the Mobridge Chamber at 605.845.2500

**Wild game available at the Chamber Office for cooks to use on a first come, first serve basis

Apr
1
Sat
April Sobriety Checkpoints
Apr 1 – Apr 30 all-day

Sobriety Checkpoints are planned in 19 SD counties during April.

The checkpoints are conducted by the South Dakota Highway Patrol as a way to discourage people from drinking and then driving. All told, 24 checkpoints are scheduled to be held during the month.

April Checkpoints are planned for the counties of Brown, Brule, Butte, Clay, Codington, Davison, Grant, Hughes, Jerauld, Lake, Lawrence, Meade, Minnehaha, Pennington, Roberts, Spink, Stanley, Walworth and Yankton.

Stanley Co. School Updates for April & May
Apr 1 – May 15 all-day

April 1 – Registration deadline for USD Healthcare Career Camp to be held June 18-23rd

April 8 – ACT Test

April 8 – Prom @ 8pm -Parkview Auditorium

April 9-11 – State Student Council Convention in Rapid City

April 12 – Midterm

April 12-18, 18-20 – Smarter Balance Testing

April 13 – Crash Math – Junior Class

April 20 – School Carnival – 6:30-8:30pm in Parkview Auditorium

April 23 – 25 – State FFA Convention – SDSU – Brookings.

April 24 – Dual credit enrollment for fall semester begins. Please see Dr. Knox regarding eligibility for enrollment

April 26 – Deadline for the Jerald Peterson and Moose Club Scholarship.

May 1 – Middle-High School Concert – 7:00 p.m. – Parkview Auditorium.

May 5 – ACT registration deadline for test June 5, 2017.

May 9 – Activity Banquet – 6:00 p.m.  – Elementary  gym.

May 10 - Activities participation awards assembly – 2:50 p.m. – middle-high school gym.

May 10 – Scholarship Night – 7:00 p.m. – middle-high school gym.

May 15 – 6:30 p.m. – Elementary Spring Music Program – Parkview Auditorium.  The theme of the program, “Rain or Shine,” will feature popular music from The Beatles, Paul Simon, and other upbeat hits from past decades. The program will feature all elementary grades, elementary choir, middle school choir, and fifth grade band.

The High Plains Wildlife Association of Pierre/Fort Pierre is sponsoring a conservation camp to be held in the Black Hills June 4-10. The cost of the camp will be paid by the Wildlife Association. Contact John Simpson at (605)224-7054 for more information or see Dr. Knox.

July 10-14 a Natural Resource Camp will be held at Oak Lake Field Station in Astoria, SD for high school students in grades 9-12 who are interested in a career in the study of natural resources. For more information contact instructor, Leslie Vincent at www.sdstate.edu/nrm or call 605-688-5602.

Apr
4
Tue
DAV van drivers needed
Apr 4 – Apr 30 all-day

Mobridge area Veterans

are in need of DAV van drivers

If you can help, stop and  see Tom “Bones” Keller at the Mobridge American Legion or call him at 845-2467

Apr
10
Mon
March for Babies Walk
Apr 10 – May 1 all-day

Join the March for Babies walk, together we can help raise funds for research and programs that help the March of Dimes fight premature birth and birth defects, and improve the health of moms and babies. Start your team and get involved today at marchforbabies.org

Apr
18
Tue
Pierre Area Cornhole League Registration is now OPEN
Apr 18 – May 8 all-day

Pierre Area Cornhole League Registration is now OPEN. Registration Due by May 8 at 5:00 pm on the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce website www.pierre.org.

$80 per team, must be paid online at time of registration (we take Mastercard and Visa). Teams consist of a pair of players. Games begin May 15 and run through the beginning of August. Year end tournaments will be held on August 7 and 14.

Games will be played Monday nights at 6:30 pm at Hipple Park next to the chamber. Multiple divisions for members interested in any level of play!

No games will be scheduled on May 29 or July 3rd.

When registering, please be sure to include your team name, both team members, complete mailing address, email and cell phone for each team member.

Apr
27
Thu
2017 Wheat Yield
Apr 27 – May 15 all-day

Spring is here and the South Dakota Wheat Yield Contest is back! Producers are encouraged to submit an application by May 15th.

Applications can be picked up at participating sponsors: CHS Midwest Cooperative, CHS Northern Plains, CHS Southwest Grains, Wheat Growers Elevator, North Central Farmers Elevator, Oahe Grain Corporation, Sioux Nation, Dakota Mill & Grain or the SD Wheat, Inc. office.

Awards will be presented at Ag Horizons in Pierre on December 6, 2017. First place in each District will receive $500. Second place in each District will receive $300.

To enter, you must be an SDWI member in good-standing. A one-year membership ($100) can be included with your entry fee.

Contest details can be found at http://sdwheat.org/inc/wheat-yield-contest/.

Lacreek Electric Annual Meeting
Apr 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Lacreek Electric Annual meeting April 27th, meal 5:30-6:45pm at the New American Legion, Meeting at 7pm at Old American Legion Auditorium, Martin, SD

#Support@theCinema : Resilience the Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope @ MAC Theatre
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

#Support@theCinema : Resilience the Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope

“The child may not remember, but the body remembers”

The Support Circle Counseling Services invites you to

Join them for a FREE community event in Mobridge that is aimed at increasing awareness and understaning of how toxic stress, abuse & neglect impact our communities

Mac Theatre, April 27th from 7-8:30pm

A MUST SEE for Parents, Caregivers, teachers, School Administrators, Physicians, Human Service Workers, Mental Health Providers…….EVERYONE!!!!!!

  • Must be  12 years or older to attend

Resilience reveals, toxic stress can trigger hormones that wreak havoc on the brains and the bodies of children, puttiing them at a greater risk for disease, homelessness, prison time, and early death.  While the broader impacts of poverty worsen the risk, no segment of society is immune

Watch a trailer at http://kpjrfilms.co/resilience/

*sponsored By The Support Circle Counseling Services inpartnership with Mac Theatre

Mobridge Pollock Kindergarten & 1st Grade Spring Concert @ Mobridge Pollock School Theater
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm

Mobridge Pollock Kindergarten & 1st Grade Spring Concert will be held

Thursday, April 27th at 7pm

in the Middle school Theater

No admission will be charged and the public is invited to attend!

Apr
28
Fri
Pierre Senior Citizen Rummage Sale
Apr 28 all-day

The Pierre Senior Citizens will hold their Spring Rummage Sale on April 28th from 5-8pm and April 29th from 8am-2pm.

Anyone in the Pierre area is invited to contribute any items that you no longer have a need for. Bring them to the center between 1 and 3pm daily. On Saturday morning they will serve coffee, rolls and other goodies.

Call 224-7730 for more information and they will pick up your items.

Paint ’til You Faint at Pottery2Paint
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Friday, April 28th is Paint ’til You Faint, which means we are open late! Come enjoy a night of painting with plenty of time to spare! No reservations needed!

Admission $7 +price of pottery pieces from 10am-10pm

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Studio M
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Ribbon Cutting and Open House for Studio M in the Northridge Plaza, Pierre. 10-11am, ribbon cutting at 10:30am.

Walk for a Cause, McLaughlin @ McLaughlin City Park
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Walk for a Cause

Friday, April 28th

McLaughlin Lions at McLaughlin City Park

from 11 am to 2 pm

The McLaughlin Lions are challenging businessess and community members from McLaughlin and surrounding areas to walk for a cause

Let’s get outside and bring awareness t othe New Hope Foundation

If unable to walk consider making a tax deductive donation to the New Hope Foundation

Donations can be sent to:

  • New Hope Foundation
  • PO Box 422
  • Mobridge, SD, 57601
Veterans Town Hall Meeting
Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Veterans Town Hall Meeting April 28th at 3pm at AmericInn Lodge & Suites Fort Pierre. Any Questions, call 223-2358

All Veterans are invited! Congressional Delegation staff of South Dakota, VA Medical Centers, Chief Operating Officers, VA Benefit Director, VA Staff, VISN 23 Director, and STAFF  of the South Dakota Veterans Affairs will be available to field questions on:

  • VA Health Care
  • VA Budget FY 2017-2018
  • VA Benefits
  • Female Veterans Program
  • Caregiver Support & Services
  • VA Choice Program
  • Employment
  • Reform of VA Health Care
  • PTSD & TBI
Deals on Meals
Apr 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Pierre/Fort Pierre Rotary Club invites you to “Deals on Meals”, a fundraising event on behalf of the Community Youth Involved Center. “Deals on Meals” takes place April 28th from 5:30-7:30pm at the Methodist Church in Pierre. Buy your $15 meal ticket at Dakota Prairie Bank or First National Bank in Fort Pierre, at BackWest in Pierre or from any local Rotarian.

Apr
29
Sat
Pierre/Fort Pierre Adult Prom
Apr 29 all-day

Get all dressed up (even if it’s a prom dress/suit from 1985) with your friends and dance the night away to the music of DJ Tanya Tunes. This year’s theme is James Bond – Casino Royale! The Silent Auction/Social Hour begins at 7:00and ends at 9:00 PM and Dance till midnight at RedRossa Italian Grille Pierre 808 W Sioux Ave, St 200, Pierre

Tickets are $40 per couple or $25 for singles. There are only 200 tickets available this year You can purchase tickets from Affections Floral & Wine (102 E 6th Ave, Fort Pierre, SD)

Ticket prices will increase the day of to $50 per couple or $30 for singles

Funds raised from ticket sales and the silent auction will be given as scholarships to one TF Riggs and one Stanley County High School senior who are active in community service and going to a South Dakota University or Tech school. This event is open to those that are over the age of 21.

Pierre/Fort Pierre Lions Club Fills Sandbox
Apr 29 all-day

The sand box filling will be held April 29th starting at 8am. Wheelbarrows full of sand will cost $5.00 and will be delivered to exactly the spot you specify.  Multiple wheelbarrow loads are no problem.   To request sand, please contact the Chamber of Commerce at 224-7361 to be put on the list.  Don’t forget to specify where you want the sand placed.

This year the Pierre/Fort Pierre Lions Club will again provide sand for sandboxes, gardens, paver filling, or other needs around your home.  This annual fundraiser provides resources for sight screening, eye exams, eye glasses, and other sight related needs in our community.  This year the Lions expect to entertain  more than 25 requests to support sight issues in our community.

5th Annual Stand Up to Child Abuse 5K Run/Walk
Apr 29 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

5th Annual Stand Up to Child Abuse 5K Run/Walk

Preregister by April 15: $20   Register on race Day (begins 8:30am): $25   12 and under participate for free (T-shirt sizes guaranteed to those who preregister)

Organized by the Avera St. Mary’s Hospital Central SD Child Assessment Center. Families, children and individuals are welcome to participate. All proceeds benefit child abuse prevention efforts. Stand Up to Child Abuse 5K

“Go Green” Celebration with Nick Emme and Mayor Gill
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come and celebrate with us at Rawlins Library as we host a special program for the 8th annual “Go Green Week.” This year’s theme focuses on recycling. Guest speaker Nick Emme from the South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources will give a brief presentation on the importance of recycling and what programs the City of Pierre offers to its residents. There will be refreshments and door prizes! Admission is free

Pottery2Paint and Team Faith – Relay for Life Fundraiser
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Come help Team Faith/Relay for Life raise money for the American Cancer Society. A portion of all sales of pottery and open canvas will go to Relay for Life. Remember Mother’s Day, graduation, dance recitals, and Father’s Day are coming soon. So grab your friends, family, and co-workers to come down and enjoy a fun day creating! Even if you don’t have time to paint that day, come in, purchase your pottery, and bring it back with you at a later date to paint it.

Admission: $7 studio fee + price of pottery – portion goes to the Relay for Life

Family Bingo Fort Pierre
Apr 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Bring the family and join us at the Moose Lodge in Ft. Pierre for a great night of BINGO! Lots of great prizes. On April 29th, doors open at 5:30 pm and will start at 6:00 pm. $3 per card or 5 for $10! 50/50 tickets will also be available for purchase. Kitchen will be open for supper or snacks. This event is to raise money to support Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society.

Apr
30
Sun
Children’s Book Week, Mobridge @ A.H. Brown Library
Apr 30 – May 6 all-day

Friday, May 5th from 10am to 5pm

in honor of Childrens Book Week (April 30th-May 6th)

A.H. Brown Public Libary in Mobridge will be

giving away a book

to each child under the age of 18 who comes into the library

Mound City Hobby, Craft & Farm-Home Show @ Mound City Community Center
Apr 30 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Annual Mound City Hobby, Craft, Farm-Home Show will be

April 30th from 11am to 5pm in the

Mound City Community Center

Free Will Admission

Afternoon FAMILY Entertainment will include:

  • Earl Mehlhaff of Eureka
  • the West River Thompson Brothers
  •  Pete McPhee

For more information, contact James Kanable at Mound City at 605.955.3351

Aberdeen Area Men’s Chorus Concert @ Ipswich High School Theater
Apr 30 @ 3:00 pm

ABERDEEN AREA MEN’S CHORUS TO PRESENT A CONCERT

@ 3:00 PM, SUNDAY APRIL 30th,
IN THE IPSWICH HIGH SCHOOL THEATER

ALL ARE INVITED

ADMISSION IS A FREEWILL OFFERING

May
1
Mon
Discovery Center Internships Available for Teens
May 1 all-day

Applications for spring and summer internships at the Growing Up Gardening nutrition and gardening program associated with the Discovery Center are available.  Spring program requires 70 hour time commitment of $700 and a $2100 stipend for the summer/fall program. The jobs pay $10 per hour. The deadline for the summer/fall program is May 1.

Tractor & Farm Safety Operator’s Course for Youth
May 1 – May 19 all-day

SDSU Extension will host Hazardous Occupation Safety Training in Agriculture (HOSTA) training on May 25 and 26, 2017 at the American Legion Hall in Phillip. Cost of registration is $50, which includes training and a manual. The deadline to register is May 19, 2017. Online Registration:  http://igrow.org/events/hazardous-occupation-safety-training-in-agriculture-phillip/

More information included on flyer: 2017 Tractor Farm Safety Operator’s Course Philip SD

The US Department of Labor Hazardous Occupations Order in Agriculture regulation prohibits 14-15 year olds from operating farm tractors and attached powered equipment unless the youth has successfully completed an approved safe tractor and machinery operation training program. 12-13 year olds cannot take the driving portion of HOSTA, but are welcome to participate in the classroom portion. 16-18 year olds are not required to complete the driving portion, but are welcome for the training.

For more information about this event, contact John Keimig, SDSU Extension 4-H Associate.

Fort Pierre City Clean-up
May 1 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Fort Pierre City Clean-up, the City is strongly encouraging the pruning and trimming of trees at this time. Local residents must place their material curbside no later than 8am May 1st. 

All items left on the curbside must be left in piles separated by categories such as rubble, metal (which includes white goods), and tree trimmings. If these items are not separated they will not be picked up. The City will not be taking any household garbage, tires, or appliances with freon. Special consideration will be given to the disabled and elderly but please call in advance.

For more information please call the City Office at 223-7690.

 

Cuts for Cheryl at the Kut Hut
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Cuts for Cheryl at the Kut Hut in Highmore, May 1st, 10 am to 10 pm

100% of proceeds will go to help Cheryl Brock of Highmore with her cancer treatment costs.
To schedule an appointment, call Dixie at the Kut Hut at 852-2690.

 
May
2
Tue
24th Annual Match of Champions Bronc Ride
May 2 – Jun 3 all-day

24th Annual Match of Champions Bronc Ride will be held June 3rd beginning at 7pm (central time) at the Casey Tibbs Arena at the Stanley County Fairgrounds in Fort Pierre.

A steak fry will begin at 5:30pm, steaks are grilled on site and  served with all the trimmings for $15 (all ages).

Tickets available at the Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center starting May 2nd. Children 10 and under are free for general admission seats. Tickets available at the gate on the day of the event for $20. For those who prefer a reserved and padded seat, Gold Buckle tickets are for $35

Contact the Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center for more information and tickets at 494-1094, email: cindyb@caseytibbs.com or caseytibbs.com

Free Health Screenings, Selby @ Selby Nutrition Site
May 2 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

The Mobridge Regional Hospital would like to invite you to a FREE HEALTH SCREENING FAIR in Selby at the Nutrition Site on May 2nd from 8:30-10:30am

This includes screenings for

  • Blood Sugar
  • Lipid Panel
  • Iron Level
  • Blood Pressure
  • Lung Age Spirometer

This is a FREE SCREENING with a value of $300

You must fast after midnight for accurate results

SDRAC hosting program at A.H. Brown Library, Mobridge @ A.H. Brown Library
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The South Dakota Regional Aging Council

will be hosting an information presentation on

the passing on of personal possessions

Tuesday, May 2nd from 1-3pm at the A.H. Brown Library in Mobridge

 

Mobridge Pollock 2nd and 3rd Grade Spring Concert @ Mobridge Pollock Middle School Therater
May 2 @ 7:00 pm

Mobridge Pollock 2nd and 3rd Grade Spring Concert

will be held on Tuesday, May 2nd at 7pm in the Middle School Theater

No admission will be charged.

The public is invited to attend

May
3
Wed
Pierre Players present Goodbye, My Fancy
May 3 – May 11 all-day

Pierre Players presents the drama Goodbye, My Fancy by Fay Kanin.

Show dates are May 5-7 and May 11-13 at the Grand Opera House, with preview performance May 3rd. For tickets call 224-7826 or visit pierreplayers.com for more details.

Goodbye, My Fancy is a Broadway hit set in 1948 about a liberal Congresswoman, Agatha Reed, who returns to her old school as an honorary visitor. While Miss Reed expects to relive her college days, she realizes her personal integrity may force her to take leave of the past.

Youth Conservation Camp
May 3 all-day

The Youth Conservation Camp will be held the week of June 4th through June 10th at Camp Bob Marshall in the Black Hills. This is a good camp for students who will be in grades 9-11th next fall.

If you know a local youth that would be interested in attending, contact John Simpson at 222-0338 by May 3rd. The camp fee is $325 for room, board, and transportation costs. The HPWA will be providing scholarships for all participants.

May
4
Thu
Star Wars Day at A.H. Brown Library, Mobridge @ A. H. Brown Library
May 4 all-day

Star Wars Day

May the Fourth be with YOU

Stop in at the A. H. Brown Library in Mobridge on May 4th and

take part in Star Wars Day!

Try your hand at trivia or other games!!

Children of all ages are invited to stop by at 1:00 to make a Star Wars craft.

National Day of Prayer gathering in Herreid @ Herreid School Cafeteria
May 4 @ 6:30 pm

National Day of Prayer will be observed in Herreid on

Thursday, May 4th at 6:30 in the Herreid School Cafeteria.

All denominational members are welcome to attend

Coffee and desserts will be provided and there will be a free will offering to benefit the Campbell County Ministerial Association.

The theme for the 2017 National Day of Prayer observation is

“For Your Great Name’s Sake.”

Gold Club Softball/Baseball Meeting, Bowdle
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

There will be an informational softball/baseball meeting in Bowdle on May 4th at 7pm in the community room.

Parents please plan to attend.  If you cannot make it and need to sign-up please contact

Ashley Jacobs 605-376-2606.

You are encouraged to  bring any baseball/softball cleats that your children have outgrown and would like to sell, trade, or pass down to a smaller child.

  • Tball, pre k to age 7
  • Softball, age 7 to 15 (if you turn 15 in 2017)
  • Baseball, up to age 14
May
6
Sat
Tour of Tables, Mobridge @ Zion Lutheran Gym
May 6 @ 11:00 am

Tour of Tables in Mobridge will be held

Saturday, May 6th at Zion Lutheran Church gym starting at 11am with viewing of the tables and lunch will be served at noon

Proceeds will go towards helping the Klein Museum with its annual operating budget.

Tickets are still available, but interested people need to call 845-7243 or stop at Klein Museum

May
7
Sun
Pancake and Sausage Feed, Glenham @ Hogie's Bar & Grill
May 7 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pancake & Sausage Feed

Sunday, May 7th from 9am to 1pm

Hogie’s Bar & Grill, Glenham

Free Will Donation

*All proceeds raised will help rebuild the grandstand at the Mobridge Rodeo Grounds!

Out of the Darkness Campus Walk @ Strasburg School North Gym
May 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Out of the Darkness Campus Walk, Strasburg, ND

Sunday, May 7th at 6pm

At the Strasburg School North Gym

You can register your team , as a individual or a virtual walker at

www.afsp.org/Strasburg

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

May
8
Mon
Riggs High Drama Presents Agatha Rex
May 8 – May 11 all-day

May 8, 9, and 11th Riggs High School students will be performing the spring play Agatha Rex at 7pm and 5:30 pm on the 11th. You can get tickets at the door, adults $5, students $3, activity passes accepted as well.

The play is about a girl who stands up for her beliefs, despite the consequences. She is the student council president and school valedictorian, with an important college scholarship on the line. Nevertheless she stands up to the Principal of the school for not applying the rules equally to all students. Will she get expelled too…?

Senior Hannah Booth plays Agatha Rex to senior Nolan Ortbahn’s strict Dr. Creon the school’s principal. Davis Anderson and Zane Austin play Agatha’s younger brothers who cause the trouble in the first place. Little sister Irene Rex is played by Jaina Patten. Harry Creon, the principal’s son and boyfriend to Agatha is played by Tim Walsh. Hannah Gates and Emily Johnson play the military style hall monitors. The modern Greek style chorus is made up by Bryce Mertz, Nancy Li, Anya Jones, Melinda Clementson, Kaitlin Pitlick, Hannah Hansen, William Hodges and Jack Ferris. Kenzie Trujillo represents the PTA as Ms. Berius. This production is directed by Jenny Hodges.

 

May
10
Wed
Free Health Screening, Herreid @ Herreid Skateland
May 10 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

The Mobridge Regional Hospital would like to invite you to a FREE HEALTH SCREENING FAIR in Herreid at the Herreid Skateland on May 10th from 8:30-10:30am

This includes screenings for

  • Blood Sugar
  • Lipid Panel
  • Iron Level
  • Blood Pressure
  • Lung Age Spirometer

This is a FREE SCREENING with a value of $300

You must fast after midnight for accurate results

Selby Community Blood Drive @ United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall
May 10 @ 12:00 pm – 5:15 pm

Selby Community Blood Drive

Wednesday, May 10th from 12pm to 5:15pm

at the United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall

For an appointment contact:

  • Pam Seyer: 605-649-7679

or go to:

May
11
Thu
9th Annual Incredible Race Poker Run
May 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

9th Annual Incredible Race Poker Run on May 11th from 6-8pm, check-in at 5:45pm at Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce. Pre-registration is required, the event is free.

Based off the hit TV show The American Race, teams of two follow clues in a race around the Pierre area to various attractions and businesses. Along the way the teams will pickup playing cards and the best poker hand wins.

Register Now! 

May
12
Fri
5th Annual Rumble on the River Walleye Tournament
May 12 – May 13 all-day

5th Annual Rumble on the River Walleye Tournament, Pierre Fire Department Fundraiser

May 12th at 6pm CDT- Mandatory Rules Meeting

May 13th at 6am CDT – Check-in at Down’s Marina Boat Launch at 7am

Registration fee $100 per 2 or 3 person team with 90% payout

Catch 8 walleye, weigh 6 walleye, State GF&P rules enforced, Calcutta with 80% payback, door prizes raffled each day, Weigh in at Down’s Marina

For additional information call 222-8035 or visit http://cityofpierre.org/159/Fire

Entry Form Drop off location in Pierre at Pierre Fire Station No. 1 215 W. Dakota Ave,  Mailing address: PO Box 1092 Pierre, SD 57501

May
13
Sat
Ladies Enchanted Garden Tea Luncheon
May 13 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Ladies Enchanted Garden Tea Luncheon on May 13th from 11am to 2pm at the American Legion Cabin. Free will offering

Menu: Tea sandwiches, salads, and desserts

Entertainment by Auxiliary, Silent Auction will be held at the Luncheon with proceeds to benefit Pierre Jr. Shooters

For more information call 280-6479

Night on the Town
May 13 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The Community & Youth Involved Center in Fort Pierre will be holding its grand re-opening & annual Fundraiser Night on the Town on May 13th. Social Hour 5:30pm, five course supper served, and Entertainment & Dancing. Tickets are $100/person or $200/couple

Please contact Pat Duffy 223-2701 or DeLynn Hanson 280-7929 with any questions or to purchase tickets

Night on the Town flier

May
16
Tue
Free Health Screening, Mobridge @ Mobridge Regional Hospital
May 16 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

The Mobridge Regional Hospital would like to invite you to a FREE HEALTH SCREENING FAIR in Mobridge at MRH on May 16th from 7am to 9am with results available from 1pm-4pm

This includes screenings for

  • Blood Sugar
  • Lipid Panel
  • Iron Level
  • Blood Pressure
  • Lung Age Spirometer

This is a FREE SCREENING with a value of $300

You must fast after midnight for accurate results

May
20
Sat
Farm Island Kids Fishing Day
May 20 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am

Kids Fishing day is scheduled for May 20th at Farm Island Recreation Area. Registration for the event begins at 8 a.m. and a presentation by GFP fisheries personnel starting at 9 a.m. Fishing starts at 9:30 a.m and ends at 11:30 a.m. with a picnic for the kids and awarding of prizes.

This is also the free fishing weekend and free admission weekend at all SD State Parks.

May
25
Thu
Junior Achievement Masters Scramble
May 25 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Junior Achievement Masters Scramble is on May 25th at Hillsview Golf Course, Pierre. $260 for team of 4 golfers, green fees, cart, and lunch. $75 to sponsor a hole. Lunch & Registration 12-1pm, shotgun start at 1pm.

Hole prizes & Pierre Pride Dollars! Hole-in-one Hot Tub Challenge, win a Hot Tub & $5,000 cash.

To register contact Macy at 336-7318 or at macy.kaiser@ja.org

Jun
3
Sat
City Wide Rummage, Mobridge
Jun 3 all-day

Make your plans NOW for Mobridge’s City-Wide Rummage Sale

Saturday, June 3rd

Jun
10
Sat
6th Annual Denny Palmer Memorial Walleye Classic @ Lake Oahe, Indian Creek Marina
Jun 10 – Jun 11 all-day

6th Annual Denny Palmer Memorial Walleye Classic

  • June 10-11, Mobridge, SD
  • 2 or 3 Person Team/Boat
  • $150 per Team/Boat …….$175 per team after May 31st

(Tournament capped at 150 teams)

Go to: www.mobridgeoutdoors.com or www.mobridge.org for registration

For more information you can also call Mobridge Area Chamber of Commerce 605.845.2500

Jun
17
Sat
Looking for Craft/Vendors @ Lebanon Auditorium
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Looking for Craft/Vendors

June 17th from 10am to 2pm

Lebanon Auditorium for the Lebanon Reunion

if interested email:

aschwartz@abe.midco.net or text 605.460.0158

Jul
3
Mon
Backyard BBQ Competition & Barn Dance
Jul 3 all-day

During the Ft. Pierre Rodeo, a BBQ Competition will take place all day before the Barn Dance on July 3rd in the Expo Center. This is open to any and all BBQ enthusiasts to bring down their grills and compete! After the contest, we will open to the public to come try all the food. Ticket proceeds to benefit the renovation of the Ft. Pierre Verendrye Museum.

Entry fee is $20  at the start of cooking, all entry fees will be paid back in prizes. Cooking may begin at 9am Judging will be at 4pm. The public is invited to come at 5pm sharp, the cost will be $15 per person, kids under 10 are free. Beer will be available for purchase on site in the Expo building.

Complete BBQ Competition rules here: BBQ Competition

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Badlands Cowboys for Christ Rodeo Bible Camp
Jul 31 – Aug 3 all-day

Badlands Cowboys for Christ Rodeo Bible Camp in Kadoka, SD July 31st-August 3rd, camping fee $100

Rodeo Bible Camp for teenagers, ages 13-19 consists of two days of rodeo instruction, two days of rodeo competition, daily chapel services, games and fellowship with friends, with encouragement of building a personal relationship with Christ.

log on for application http://badlandsrodeobiblecamp.com/p158/ or contact John and Sue Keiser at 837-2376 biblecamp@gwtc.net