Calendar

Dec
29
Fri
Private Pesticide Applicator Certification Classes
Dec 29 2017 – Jan 9 2018 all-day

SDSU Extension will be hosting private pesticide applicator certification class on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 1:00-4:00 pm (CST) at the Winner Regional Extension Center, 325 S. Monroe St., (1 block south of the stop light.)

Certification is required by law and it gives you the tools to apply pesticides properly, safely, and profitably. You must be competent to read and follow a label, calibrate your sprayer, and apply pesticides. Certification is good for five years and allows you to buy and apply general and restricted use pesticides.

Another class will be held in Winner Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 2:00-5:00 pm (CST).

For additional information, please contact the SDSU Regional Extension Center in Winner at 605-842-1267 or Pierre at 605-773-8120.

Sobriety Checkpoints Planned for January
Dec 29 2017 – Jan 31 2018 all-day

South Dakota’s Department of Public Safety will kick off 2018 by conducting sobriety checkpoints in 17 counties during the month of January.
 
The monthly checkpoints are funded by the South Dakota Office of Highway Safety and conducted by the South Dakota Highway Patrol. The checkpoints are designed to discourage people from drinking and then driving. 
 
January checkpoints are scheduled in the counties of: Brookings, Brown, Butte, Charles Mix, Clay, Codington, Day, Fall River, Hamlin, Hughes, Jackson, Meade, Mellette, Minnehaha, Pennington, Sanborn and Tripp.
 
Both the Office of Highway Safety and the Highway Patrol are part of the Department of Public Safety.
 

Jan
5
Fri
Governor Seeking Summer Intern Applicants
Jan 5 – Feb 5 all-day

PIERRE, S.D. – Gov. Dennis Daugaard is currently seeking applications for the 2018 Governor’s Office internship program in Pierre. The positions will be paid and run from May through August 2018.

Governor’s Office interns have the opportunity to work at the highest level of state government. Interns’ duties will depend on interests and strengths. Typical duties will include aiding the Governor’s director of constituent services, and communications director; conducting policy research; preparing policy briefings; and staffing the Governor, Lt. Governor, and First Lady.
 
The positions are open to all undergraduate or graduate-level students. Preference will be given to South Dakota residents attending South Dakota colleges or universities.
 
Students who are interested in receiving credit should also apply. The Governor’s staff is open to working with individual universities and professors to secure credit for the internship program.

Interested students should submit a resume, cover letter and a letter of recommendation by Monday, Feb. 5, via email, to Grace.Beck@state.sd.us. 
 
For more information on duties or logistics, please contact Grace Beck at Grace.Beck@state.sd.us or 605-773-3661.

U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds accepting internship applications for summer 2018
Jan 5 – Feb 15 all-day

 U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds (R-S.D.) announced that he is currently accepting internship applications for summer 2018. The deadline to apply for internships in his Washington, D.C., Pierre, Rapid City and Sioux Falls offices is Feb. 15, 2018. College credit is available. 
 
Duties in the Washington, D.C., office may include tracking legislation, researching bills, attending committee hearings and briefings, leading tours of the U.S. Capitol, handling constituent phone calls, sorting mail and providing legislative support. Duties in the South Dakota offices include researching constituent inquiries and requests, participation in outreach activities, assisting staff on special projects, handling phone calls and constituent requests and sorting mail. In all offices, students will work closely with constituents and staff, polish their research and writing skills and gain an in-depth understanding of a Senate office.
 
Interested college students should complete the online internship application and submit a resume no later than Feb. 15, 2018.  Resumes should be submitted to intern coordinator Rebecca Herman at rebecca_herman@rounds.senate.gov. Information about the internship program, along with the application, can be found online at www.rounds.senate.gov/internships.
 
Additional questions can be directed to Rebecca Herman at (605) 224-1450. 

Jan
8
Mon
Pierre “Seasoned Citizen” Programming 2018
Jan 8 – Mar 30 all-day

Pierre-area senior citizens can kick off the new year by staying active through Pierre Recreation Department’s Seasoned Citizen Program.
Programming includes Zumba, Linedance, Tai Chi and Help with Electronic Devices. The classes run through the end of March, are open to all senior citizens and are free to members of the Pierre Area Senior Center.

People who aren’t members of the Senior Center can also participate for a fee.

For a detailed list of fees and class schedules visit cityofpierre.org or pick up a brochure at the YMCA or the Pierre Area Senior Center.
For additional information, contact mindy.cheap@ci.pierre.sd.us, 605.773.7445 or stop by the City Recreation Office at the Pierre YMCA.

Jan
9
Tue
Common Sense Parenting Classes in Pierre
Jan 9 – Feb 13 all-day

This class enhances parenting skills for parents or caregivers of children 3 years of age and up.

Learn how to reduce family stress, diminish yelling and fighting, reduce problem behavior and enrich your relationship with your child.

The class is held on six Tuesdays at Oahe Child Development Center (Head Start building) 2307 E Capitol Avenue, Pierre: January 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 2018 6:00 pm-8:00 pm.

Pre-registration is requested . The class and reference book are free.

To register call 224-3189 or on the internet at www.growinguptogether.org . Growing Up Together is a United Way Partner Agency.

Jan
10
Wed
2018 BankWest Scholarship Deadline Feb 2nd
Jan 10 – Feb 14 all-day

18 scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors and undergraduate college students for the 2018-19 academic year.

The $1,500 scholarships may be used to fund tuition at any accredited, post-secondary educational institution. Involvement in community activities, personal character and academic integrity are the three primary areas of consideration during the selection process.

To apply for a 2018 BankWest Scholarship, students must meet the following criteria:
·         Be a BankWest deposit account holder for a minimum of six months preceding the application deadline.
·         Be a United States citizen.
·         Be a high school senior or full-time undergraduate student currently attending an accredited post high school educational institution.
·         Have not previously received a BankWest Scholarship.
 
The application deadline is Friday, Feb. 2, 2018.

Online applications may be found at: www.bankwest-sd.bank and hard copies will soon be available at all BankWest branch locations.

Scholarship finalists will be invited to BankWest’s corporate office in Pierre for a personal interview on March 5 or 6, 2018. Awards will be announced in April.

Students who are not currently BankWest deposit account holders are invited to visit any BankWest branch and discuss opening an account and/or eligibility for next year’s scholarship program.
 

Pierre School District Hosts Delta Dental’s Mobile Truck Jan 29th – Feb 2nd, 2018
Jan 10 – Feb 14 all-day

Your child’s teeth are an important part of their overall health.  That’s why the Pierre School District is hosting Delta Dental’s mobile truck from January 29th through February 2nd.
 
Delta Dental’s mobile truck provides quality care to children from first tooth through age 21 who can’t afford or access a dentist.  Service is provided at no cost to the family, and no insurance is necessary.  Let the Pierre School District and Delta Dental help give your child a healthy smile.  Contact your child’s school nurse for more information.

Stanley American Legion Post 20 Monthly Meeting
Jan 10 2018 – Jan 22 2019 all-day

Stanley Post 20 American Legion will meet the first Wednesday of every month at the Moose Lodge in Fort Pierre, SD at 910 N Deadwood St

There will be a potluck dinner at 6:00 p.m. and a membership meeting starting at 7:00 p.m.

All veterans are invited to attend and enjoy a meal on Post 20 and have fun.

Stately Stitchers Guild Meeting
Jan 10 2018 – Jan 22 2019 all-day

Stately Stitchers meet the 2nd Monday of each month. Social time 6:45, meeting starts at 7pm in the Lutheran Memorial Church Basement, 320 E Prospect Avenue, Pierre, SD

No fee to attend as a guest. When you join the guild, dues are $12.00 a year.

Stately Stitchers meeting id where quilters of all ages, and levels of experience come together for friendship and just the sheer enjoyment this long standing art provides everyone.    

Volunteers Needed At Food Bank in Pierre
Jan 10 2018 – Jan 22 2019 all-day

The first Tuesday of every month at 5:30-7:30pm your help is needed to pack senior boxes.  These are food commodities distributed to low income seniors throughout central SD.  They are in need of 20-30 volunteers for this project.

Assembly takes place at Feeding South Dakota at 20562 Grace Avenue Pierre SD
Contact: Russ or Andrew at 494-3663

Website: http://feedingsouthdakota.org/

Breast Cancer Survivor Meetings in Pierre
Jan 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Breast Cancer Survivors will meet January 4, 18, and Feb 1st 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CST at Countryside classroom 200 E. Dakota Ave Suite 1 Pierre SD. For more info call 945-0827

Pierre Chamber’s Hospitality Committee Meeting
Jan 10 2018 @ 4:00 pm – Jan 22 2019 @ 4:00 pm

The Pierre’s Chamber’s Hospitality Committee meets the second Tuesday of every month in the Chamber’s Boardroom at 4:00pm.  The purpose of the Hospitality Committee is to service the tourism industry, recruit conventions and meetings and plan events to bring visitors to Pierre. 

For more information contact the Pierre Chamber at 224.7361.

CuriosiTeens program at the SD Discovery Center
Jan 10 @ 6:30 pm – Feb 16 @ 8:00 pm

For girls age 10 and up:

Do you like exciting experiments? Awesome adventures? Fantastic fun? Become a part of CuriosiTeens in Pierre SD

Explore cool hands-on activities, go on adventures, design your own research project, and meet special guests. Start your STEM* (*Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) journey with us.

Last Thursday every month, 6:30 – 8 pm December 28th & January 25th

Fees/Admission:

per class: members: $10, non-members: $12 per year: members: $80, non-members: $100 (get a SD Discovery Center family membership for only $40, with your CuriosiTeens yearly dues!)

Contact Rhea Waldman Education Director at the SD Discovery Center 605-224-8295 for more info

Canvasback Art Club Meetings in Pierre 2018
Jan 10 2018 @ 7:00 pm – Jan 22 2019 @ 9:00 pm

The Canvasback Art Club will meet at the Rawlins Library
1000 E. Church in Pierre on the first Monday of every month 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST unless a holiday falls on the first Monday. The meeting will then be postponed to a later date.

Contact Bev Letellier for more info at 605-224-7993

Pierre Concert Series 2017-2018 Season
Jan 10 @ 7:30 pm – May 25 @ 7:30 pm

Alias Brass: Tuesday March 20th 2018 – 7:30pm Riggs High Theater

5 uniquely talented artists from across the nation perform original compositions with a high level of entertainment and music for every taste.

David Osborne Trio: Monday April 9th 2018 – 7:30pm Riggs High Theater

Known as the “Pianist to the Presidents” and currently performs in Vegas, you will not want to miss this show.

Cahal Dunne: Saturday May 5th 2018 – 7:30pm Riggs High Theatre

“Ireland’s Happy Man” Pianist and composer who’s style is rich and deep, has performed with Bob Hope and Tony Orlando just to name a few. Irish to Broadway to Country…you will enjoy this great show.

Jan
11
Thu
17th Annual Mobridge Chamber of Commerce Tourism Committee Ice Fishing Tourn.
Jan 11 – Jan 13 all-day

17th Annual Mobridge Chamber of Commerce Tourism Committee Ice Fishing Tournament
will be held Jan 11-12-13
This annual event will send more than 1,000 anglers on to ice.
The Fishing Expo open on Thurs. Jan 11th, at 3pm and will continue until 8pm
an again on Friday, Jan 12 from 11am to 3pm
Rules meeting is Friday, Jan 12th, the doors will open at 5:30pm
Tournament is Sat, Jan 13th

Breastfeeding Class Jan 11th in Pierre
Jan 11 all-day

January 11th from 7pm-9pm Avera St. Mary’s Hospital all moms and their supporters are welcome to attend this class to learn the basics of breastfeeding that will assist mom and baby to become successful at breastfeeding.

Topics include: benefits of breastfeeding, common problems, collect and storing milk and return to work or school.

Cost is $10 and Pre-registration is required. Scholarships are available.

To register call 224-3189 or on the web at www.growinguptogether.org.

Growing Up Together is a United Way Partner Agency. Log on to http://www.growinguptogether.org/

Ice Fishing Expo, Mobridge @ Scherr Howe Event Center
Jan 11 – Jan 12 all-day

Ice Fishing Expo in Mobridge at the Scherr Howe Event Center
Thursday, January 11 from 3-7pm
Friday, January 12th from 11am to 3pm
Join Us for a chance to share $500 in cash!!
Great Vendors, Great Prizes!
FREE for all registered Anglers
$5.00 Admission to the Public
Entry to drawing for $500 free with admission. Must be present 7pm Thursday for Ice Fishing Panel to win!
Ice Fishing Forum Thursday, Jan 11th at 7pm. Learn tips and tricks for ice fishig on Lake Oahe from local fisherman who share their secrets

Jan
12
Fri
Highmore Community Blood Drive Jan. 15
Jan 12 @ 12:40 pm – Jan 15 @ 5:00 pm
Monday, January 15 from 11:45 to 5:30 at the Hyde County Memorial Auditorium

To schedule an appointment you can call Peggy at 605-852-2500 OR you can walk-in.

Flags Over the Bridge from Pierre to Fort Pierre for Martin Luther King Day
Jan 12 @ 9:50 pm – Jan 15 @ 10:50 pm
Flags Over the Bridge from Pierre to Fort Pierre for Martin Luther King Day

The American and South Dakota State Flags are posted across the Missouri River Bridge between Pierre and Fort Pierre this weekend in honor of Martin Luther King Day Jan. 15. The flags are sponsored by Don’s Sinclair.

The Flags Across the Missouri River Bridge is a Pride in America and fundraising program promoted by the Pierre/Fort Pierre Exchange Club.

In addition, over 130 Pierre businesses will fly the flag in front of their business for Martin Luther King Day. Since the early 1980’s, the Pierre-Fort Pierre Exchange Club and Boy Scout Troop 27 have partnered to post flags outside sponsoring businesses on designated holidays.

Jan
13
Sat
Childbirth Class in Pierre Held on Saturday Quarterly Throughout The Year
Jan 13 – Dec 31 all-day

This class provides important childbirth information.

All expectant moms are welcome to attend this class with their family support person.

Topics covered include: Warning signs and progression of Labor, relaxation techniques, comfort and pain management, newborn care Practices of Avera St. Mary’s Women’s Center Childbirth Class is a 1-session class held on one Saturday each quarter at Avera St. Mary’s Hospital Cafeteria Conference Room from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.

The cost is $40.00 Pre-registration is required and scholarships are available to assist with the registration fee.

To register call 224-3189 or on the web at www.growinguptogether.org.

Growing Up Together is a United Way Partner Agency

The Greatest Gift of All – “A Nutcracker Adaptation” January 13th at TF Riggs Theatre at 2pm and 7pm
Jan 13 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Hosanna Dance presents The Greatest Gift of All – A Nutcracker Adaptation on Saturday, January 13th with two performances at 2pm and 7pm at TF Riggs Theatre in Pierre, SD. 

This dance theatre performance of the classic nutcracker ballet with a biblical twist uses both the classical nutcracker music and a few pieces of modern music. Free Will Admission

For more information visit the website http://hosannadance.blogspot.com or Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/HosannaDanceStudio/

Jan
14
Sun
Central SD Survivors of Suicide Support Group
Jan 14 – Dec 31 all-day

The 14th of every month from 6:30-8:00 p.m. there will be a Central SD Survivors of Suicide Support Group Meeting.

Keep updated via the Facebook group http://www.facebook.com/#!/groups/390506904367814/. Monthly locations TBA

For more information, contact Julie Moore at julie.moore@avera.org.

No Charge

Jan
15
Mon
Cereal Drive benefitting PARS Jan 15th -19th
Jan 15 – Jan 19 all-day

Share your love of breakfast! Cereal is one of the most requested food pantry items. Stop by Edgewood in Pierre during the week of January 15-19 and drop off a box (or two) of cereal. All cereal will be donated to the Pierre Area Referral Service.

Drop off at Edgewood in Pierre 1950 East Fourth Street

Lake Oahe Fishery Meetings to be held in SD
Jan 15 – Feb 24 all-day

The South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks will be holding a series of public meetings this month on the state of the Lake Oahe fishery.

Although impacts of the 2011 Missouri river flood continue to be observed in Lake Oahe, recent research and surveys have shown an increase in prey fish numbers and improved walleye condition.

A meeting will be held in Pierre January 24 at 7pm at the Ramkota. Other meetings will be held in Rapid City (Jan. 15), Aberdeen (Jan. 22) and Sioux Falls (Jan. 23).

For more information on these meetings, contact Mike Smith at MikeJo.Smith@state.sd.us.

Veterans Holiday Relief Drive Ends Jan15th
Jan 15 all-day

Veteran Holiday Relief Drive benefiting homeless and at-risk Veterans and Military Families. Ring in the New Year with the Gift of Giving to those who gave all.

Please join the Department of South Dakota American Legion Auxiliary and Autumn Simunek, Miss Oahe and partners (Adopted/Supported by Pierre Elks Lodge #1953) in providing a comfortable Holiday Season to our Veterans and military families in need throughout South Dakota.

Contribute an American Legion Auxiliary Buddy Basket filled with household items, a single household or hygiene item, winter apparel, shopping gift cards, or monetary donation through January 15, 2015.

Drop-Off Location: Hughes County Courthouse Basement 104 E Capitol Avenue, Mon.-Friday 8 am-5 pm till January 15, 2015

Highmore Community Blood Drive Jan 15th 11:45am – 5:30pm
Jan 15 @ 11:45 am – 5:30 pm

The Highmore Community United Blood Services Blood Drive will be held Jan 15th 11:45am til 5:30pm at the Hyde County Memorial Auditorium (East Wing) 125 2nd Street in Highmore SD

Call Peggy Fousett at 852-2500 to make an appointment.

Donors can complete their Health History day of donation at www.unitedbloodservices.org

Right Turn International Festival January 15 at the Oahe Child Development Center in Pierre
Jan 15 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Right Turn, Inc. will host a celebration of international foods and cultures at their annual International Festival January 15. The event is a potluck. Guests are invited to bring foods to share that represent different cuisines around the world.

The potluck will take place on Martin Luther King Jr. Day – January 15th, from 12pm to 2pm, at the Oahe Child Development Center.  Doors open at 11:30am. In addition to tasty food from around the globe, there will be an open mic for audience members to share songs or information about their own cultures or foods they brought. Participants are invited to bring mementos and artifacts from around the world to display.

The event is open to everyone and admission is free. People are invited to bring a dish to share and a free will donation will be accepted. Proceeds from the event will be used to fund Right Turn’s education programs. The Right Turn, Inc., is a United Way Participating Agency. Their purpose is to strengthen the workforce in the community by promoting economic success through education and job training.

Mobridge Regional Hospital Heartsaver CPR/AED & First Aid Class @ Mobridge Regional Hospital Education Event Center
Jan 15 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Heartsavers CPR/AED & First Aid Class
Mobridge Regional Hospital Education Event Center
Monday, Jan 15th from 1-5pm CST
$40.00
This class is designed for Daycare Workers, Teachers, and the General Public
Contact:
Kallyn at 605-845-8163

Hoven All School Reunion Meeting @ Hoven Fire Hall
Jan 15 @ 6:30 pm

2018 Hoven High School All-School Reunion Meeting
will be held on Monday, Jan. 15th
at the Hoven Fire Hall
Everyone WELCOME!

Jan
16
Tue
Ranchers Workshop Jan. 16th 2018 Mission SD
Jan 16 all-day
Pierre Community Blood Drive Jan 16th 10:30am – 5pm
Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm

The St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church United Blood Services Blood Drive will be held Jan 16th 10:30am til 5pm at the St Peter and Paul Gym at 210 East Broadway in Pierre SD
Call Nancy Potts at 280-1348 to make an appointment.
Donors can complete their Health History day of donation at www.unitedbloodservices.org

Hettick Family Fundraiser @ Timber Lake High School
Jan 16 @ 5:00 pm

The Timber Lake School will have fundraiser for Taelyn Hettick on January 16th during th double header basketball game against Sully Buttes.
Taelyn is the daughter of Chris and Lexy Hettick and is in kindergarten at Selby School.
She was diagnosed with a rare disease called Caroli Disease.
A Knoeffla, Chili and Chicken Noodle soup feed will be served for a free will offering
with proceeds going to defray medical costs for the Hettick family.

Jan
17
Wed
Pierre American Legion Post 8 Pancake Feed Jan. 27
Jan 17 @ 2:30 am – Jan 27 @ 10:30 am

Pierre Post 8 American Legion baseball will be hosting the next pancake feed on Saturday, January 27 at the American Legion Cabin in Pierre. Serving will be from 7-11am. The cost is $3.00 per person.

Jan
18
Thu
McIntosh Public School Adut CTE Classes @ McIntosh Public School
Jan 18 – Feb 14 all-day

McIntosh Public school
Will be offering Adult CTE Classes for Heavy Equipment Simulators
Introductoin Class: $100- 2 hours/week for 8 weeks (limited to 9 students)
Intermediate Class: $200- 2 hours/week for 16 weeks (limit 3 students)
Call to reserve space by Feb. 13th by 3pm MT
Classes start: Wed, Feb 14th at 6pm MT
for more information please contact: Jim Hartwell
McIntosh PSD, PO Box 80, McIntosh, SD 57641
ph. 605-273-4227 ext 2225 (please leave message)

Dementia Care Partners Support Group Jan 18th
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Meeting January 18, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM at Countryside Hospice Support & Memory Center 200 E. Dakota, Pierre, SD

Tri-County Water Company Annual Meeting, Eagle Butte @ The All Saints Catholic Church
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm

The Tri County/ MNI WAS’TE Water Company
Annual Meeting will be held on
January 18th, 2018 @ 6:00 pm MST
at the All Saints Catholic Church in Eagle Butte
A meal will be served at 6pm with business to follow.

Jan
19
Fri
Governor’s Prayer Breakfast January 19th
Jan 19 @ 6:20 am – 7:45 am

The Governor’s Prayer Breakfast will be held at the Ramkota in Pierre SD on January 19th at 6:20 am – 7:45 am.

Jan
20
Sat
Annual St. John’s Knights of Columbus free throw contest January 20, Parkview Auditorium Fort Pierre.
Jan 20 all-day

All girls and boys ages 10 to 14 are invited to participate in the annual St. John’s Knights of Columbus free throw shooting contest, which will be held Saturday, January 20, at Parkview Auditorium in Fort Pierre.

Each contestant will shoot 15 consecutive free throws.  If scores are tied, contestants will shoot successive rounds of five free throws each until a winner emerges.  Winners will advance to District, State and International Competition.

Registration and warm-up begins at 8:30 CST at Parkview Auditorium and shooting begins at 9:00 CST.  All shooters will receive a participation certificate and the winners of each age group will receive a brand new basketball.

Rules are at www.kofc.org.  For additional information contact Rob Coverdale at 280-0372 or John Duffy at 280-2559.

Dakota Territory Gun Collectors Gun Show, Bismarck, ND @ Bismarck Event Center
Jan 20 – Jan 21 all-day

Dakota Territory Gun Collectors Gun Show
January 20th & 21st
at the Bismarck, ND Event Center

Saturday, Jan 20th from 9am to 5pm
Sunday, Jan 21st from 9am to 3pm
Admission $5.00 PER DAY
BUY, SELL, TRADE, LOOK

Holzer Family Benefit
Jan 20 all-day

Benefit for the Belinda Holzer Family to be held at the Mobridge Moose Lodge
Saturday, Jan. 20th at 5:00 PM.
Belinda suffered a brain aneurism in September and has been undergoing treatment and therapy.

Here is what Shelly Hulm says about the party.

 

 

She went on to talk about Belinda’s recovery progress.

 

 

The benefit will help the family with the cost of her treatment and aftercare.
Anyone wishing to donate items for the event or to make monetary donations contact
Shelly 605-850-8849
Susan 605-848-1880
Kent 605-848-0200

Kids Fishing Tourney, Selby
Jan 20 all-day

There are still open slots available
for the Tony’s Bait Shop
Kids Ice Fishing Tourney
That will be held Jan. 20th
at Swan Creek
call Tony TODAY to sign your child up
850-8876
850-9872

Pierre Youth Girls Basketball Tournament Jan 20th
Jan 20 all-day

January 20th it’s the 9th Annual Pierre Youth Girls Basketball Tournament, Grades 3-8. At Jefferson, Kennedy, St. Joseph elementary schools, Georgia Morse Middle School, Pierre Indian Learning Center gyms to be held 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.

$125 team registration. 3-game guarantee.

Contact Dan Lusk 222-5121 for more information or to volunteer.

Spectator Admission $5 adults and $2 youth

Legislative Coffee Jan 20th in Pierre
Jan 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

District 24 Legislators will give an update of the 2018 Legislative Session and answer your questions about the current issues at the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce Community Room 800 W. Dakota Ave

The event is sponsored by the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee and the League of Women Voters Pierre MAL Unit.

Family Fun Saturday: Snowman Magnets Jan 20th
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

It’s cold outside but come to the Cultural Heritage Center and stay warm while you make a snowman magnet.

Dress your snow person up with a groovy scarf with a ’70s tie-die look. All supplies are provided and children must be accompanied by an adult. Free event.

Roscoe Firemen’s Ball @ Roscoe Fire Hall
Jan 20 @ 5:30 pm

Roscoe Firemen’s Ball
Saturday, Jan. 20
Roscoe Fire Hall
5:30-10pm Prime Rib Supper
8pm Ultimate Raffle Wheel spinning begins
8:15pm TC Entertainment

Prime Rib Supper…$20
Dance Only…$10
Prime Rib Supper & Dance…$25

Limited Tickets
40 Guns, NEW Yamaha Vino Scooter, $1000 Cash, 10 Yeti Coolers, Trip to Las Vegas,
Polaris Ranger XP 1000, NEW DCT 7×14 Aluminum Utility Trailer, $1000 Gift Card to Riddles Jewlery
$100/Ticket, ONLY 700 Tickets Sold
For Tickets or more Information call
Dennis 605-216-3575
Darin 605-380-7832

Jan
21
Sun
McLaughlin Senior Citizens to Hold Fundraiser @ Mclaughlin Senior Center
Jan 21 – Jan 28 all-day

The McLaughlin Senior Citizens are hosting a breakfast/lunch fundraiser on
Sunday, Jan. 21st and
Sunday, Jan. 28th
Breakfast will be French Toast & Sausage, served from 8-10am MST
Lunch will be Soup & Sandwiches, served from 11am-1pm MST
Meals will be $6.00 ea
Come enjoy some good food, good company and play cards in the afternoon

Movie Time at the United Church of Faulkton @ United Church of Faulkton
Jan 21 @ 3:32 pm – 4:32 pm

Movie Time at the United Church of Faulkton
Sunday, Jan. 21st
7pm
FREE Popcorn & FREE WILL Offering
Showing: The Shack
All Are Welcome!

Jan
22
Mon
Presho Community Blood Drive Jan 22nd 9am – 2pm
Jan 22 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Presho Community United Blood Services Blood Drive will be held Jan 22nd 9am til 2pm at the Presho School Gym in Presho SD
Call Carol at 895-2662 to make an appointment.
Donors can complete their Health History day of donation at www.unitedbloodservices.org

Jan
23
Tue
White River Community Blood Drive Jan 23rd 10am – 3pm
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

The White River Community United Blood Services Blood Drive will be held Jan 23rd 10am til 3pm at the Sacred Heart Hall- Parish Hall in White River SD
Call Donna Ryberg at 259-3372 to make an appointment.
Donors can complete their Health History day of donation at www.unitedbloodservices.org

Blood Drive, Mobridge @ Family Worship Center
Jan 23 @ 11:30 am – 6:00 pm

January is National Volunteer Blood Donor Month
Whose life could you save??
Mobridge Regional Hospital Blood Drive
Tuesday, Jan. 23rd
11:30am-6pm
Family Worship Center in Mobbridge

Call Holly to schedule at 605-845-8128
or
log onto: www.bloodhero.com sponsor code: mobridge

Jan
24
Wed
Post-High Planning & Career Fair at TF Riggs High School Gym Jan 24th
Jan 24 all-day

The Career and Technical Education Department at Riggs High School is very excited to announce the 1st Annual combined T. F. Riggs High School Post-High Planning & Career Fair. It is scheduled for Wednesday, January 24, 2018, from 8:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in the Riggs High School Gyms.

High school students enrolled at Riggs will participate, as well as students from Stanley County schools.

There is still space available for additional booths. If interested in participating, local businesses should contact Cheryl Ulmen at 773-7350 with any questions or to receive the appropriate registration information.

Tickets on sale for State B Wrestling Tournament
Jan 24 all-day

Tickets orders for Mobridge area community
for the State B wrestling tournament are
being accepted at the Mobridge-Pollock High School office
Ticket prices are:
Reserved: $45, all tournament ticket (this price is for ALL AGES)
$14 for single session tickets; student general admission
$25 for all tournament, general
$8 for single session
The State Wrestling Tournaments, both A and B
will be held Feb. 23 and 24 at the
PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls

Pierre Elks Lodge Number 1953 hosts its Fifth Aviation Day at the South Dakota Discovery Center Jan 24th
Jan 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Glider planes will soar again this January 24, 2018 in the South Dakota Discovery Center in Pierre, SD.
The Pierre Elks Lodge Number 1953 hosts its Fifth Aviation Day at the South Dakota Discovery Center.

The event runs from 1 p.m.-4 p.m., which is an early dismissal afternoon for Pierre schools. Mustang Aviation of Pierre is the one of the primary sponsor of this free event.

There will be other aviation events as well as the Pierre Model Airplane club, Ellsworth Air Force Base personnel has been invited.  The Great Planes Women in Aviation Chapter and South Dakota Air National Guard from Sioux Falls with be there.

There is no cost

Groups that will have more than five children should email the Rhea at the Discovery Center at educationdirector@sd-discovery.com

If you would to help out or sponsor an activity for Aviation Day please contact Steve Wegman at 605-295-1221.

For more information call Steve Wegman at 605-295-1221 or wind@pie.midco.net

Mobridge Regional Hospital Annual Board Meeting @ Mobridge Regional Hospital
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm

Mobridge Regional Hospital and Clinics
Annual Membership Board Meeting
Wednesday, Jan 24th
Mobridge Regional Hospital
7:00 Business Meeting
Agenda Includes:
Financial, Auxiliary, Foundation, Medical Staff Reports, and Administartive Comments

Jan
25
Thu
Northern Plains Sustainable Ag Conference, Abderdeen @ Best Western Ramkota Hotel
Jan 25 – Jan 27 all-day

Northern Plains Sustainable Ag’s (NPSAS) 39th Annual Winter Conference
returns January 25-27 to the Best Western Ramkota Hotel in Abderdeen, SD
This conference is highly regarded for its educational content and networking opportunities.
A discounted rate of $30/day available for students and first-time attendees. (If interested call 701-883-4304 for paperwork)
Deadline to register is Jan 15th
For more information visit
www.npsas.org
call 701-883-4304 or email
infor@npsas.org
Northern Plains Sustainable Agriculture Society promotes sustainable food systems through
education, research and advocacy

Hoven FFA Chapter Annual Soup Supper Fundraiser January 25th
Jan 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

The Hoven FFA Chapter will be having their annual Soup Supper Fundraiser January 25th, 2018 during the basketball doubleheader action against the Eureka/Bowdle Patriots in Hoven. The cost per meal is six dollars. Serving will begin at 5:00 pm.

Jan
26
Fri
City Wide Vaccination Clinic, Mobridge @ Oahe Veterinary Hospital
Jan 26 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Vaccination Clinic
January, 26th from 8:30am-4:30pm
Get your pet vaccinated and licensed
Oahe Vet in Mobridge will hold a city wide vaccination clinic
A rep from the CIty of Mobridge will be on hand to license your pet. NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED!

Selby Senior Soup Fundraiser @ Selby School
Jan 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Soup Supper fundraiser for the senior class in Selby.

Friday January 26th during the basketball doubleheader with Ipswich.
Serving from 5:30-7:30 in the school cafeteria.
Meal will include choice of knoephla or chili, fresh baked bread, homemade bars, and lemonade.
Cost is a free will donation.

Jan
27
Sat
TF Riggs One Act Play Jan 27th & 29th
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join TF Riggs Students for 45 minutes of murder, philosophy, and, well, flirting. Written in 1929 by British playwright Patrick Hamilton, the story was later adapted for film by Alfred Hitchcock in 1948. Despite its age, the play is currently being presented by five companies worldwide.

High school performers are preparing for the SDHSAA One-Act Play Festival. In exchange for entertaining you, they’d love your support and feedback!

for more info log on to https://www.facebook.com/events/150355215620211/

Admission is only $2, and activities passes will be accepted. Jan 27th & 29th 7pm at TF Riggs Theatre

Jan
28
Sun
Bingo, Bowdle Legion Hall @ Bowdle Legion Hall
Jan 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Bingo at the Bowdle Legion Hall on Sunday, January 28th from 2-4pm

Jan
29
Mon
Early Childhood Screening January 26th 2018
Jan 29 all-day

Screenings are scheduled as a part of Pierre School District / Oahe Child Development Center.

Resident Children who are birth to 5 years of age.

Screenings are held at Jefferson school 900 N Poplar Pierre SD. Areas that will be screened include motor skills, development, speech, hearing, vision and general health – among others.

Call Kathy and schedule appointment at 773-7300 for Friday January 26th, 2018.

Jan
30
Tue
Edgewood Job and Volunteer Fair in Pierre Jan 30th
Jan 30 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Jan 30th 11am -1pm You can learn about employment and volunteer opportunities with Edgewood in Pierre. Please attend to learn more about Edgewood and how your time and talents could make a difference in our community! Free lunch provided for all attendees. 1950 East Fourth Street Pierre SD

Jan
31
Wed
Spaghetti Feed & Silent Auction Jan 31st
Jan 31 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Spaghetti feed and Silent Auction!! Held on January 31st, from 5pm to 7pm. At the Pat Duffy Community & Youth Involvement Center in Ft. Pierre, SD! All proceeds benefit Special Olympics South Dakota Basketball and Cheer Leading!! Free Will Donation



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