United Blood Services Blood Drive in Alexandria

Tuesday, September 30th 2014 - 2:00 pm - 6:15 pm

There will be a blood drive on Tues, Sept 30 from 2-6:15pm Alexandria, SD at United Methodist Church. Go to and enter code: alexandria


The James Valley Senior Center is sponsoring a “Got Money” Seminar

Saturday, October 4th 2014 - 9:30 am - 3:15 pm
at James Valley Communiy Center
300 West First Ave

The James Valley Senior Center is sponsoring a “Got Money” Seminar on Saturday, October 4th. The event will begin at 9:30 am and conclude at 3:15 PM. Topics for the event are Money planning for Life, Impulse Buying, Identity Theft and End of Life Plans. This event is free of charge. A lunch will be provided as well as coffee and donuts for the morning break and cookies and coffee for the afternoon break. Please join us for an informational day. Pre-registration appreciated by calling 996-8048.

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LifeServe Blood Drive in Mitchell

Monday, October 6th 2014 - 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital
525 North Foster

Mitchell Community Blood Drive, Monday, October 6, 2014 from 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM at Avera Queen of Peace, 525 North Foster.

Sign up to save a life today! Schedule a blood donation appointment online at or call 800.287.4903.


Aging, Healthy, Happy & Wise Conference

Thursday, October 9th 2014 - 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
at Salem SD Armory
720 N Peck St

We invite you to spend your day getting help with some of these questions and having some fun growing Healthy, Happy, and Wise at our annual conference on Thursday October 9, 2014 at the Salem City Armory in Salem SD.

Partners in this effort include: SDSU Extension, Leisure Living Independent and Assisted Living of Hartford, Salem, & Corsica and South Dakota Senior Medicare Patrol.

Registration for this event is $6. Please make checks to AHH&W, Mail to: SDSU Regional Center Attention: Lavonne Meyer, 2001 East 8th Street, Sioux Falls, SD 57103.

To register for this event, or for more information contact Meyer at 605-782-3290 or

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Autumn Classic

Friday, October 10th 2014 - 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
at Highland Conference Center
2000 Highland Way

The John Paul II School PTO invites you to their annual fundraiser, The Autumn Classic.
Tickets are $25 each in advance only.  Call 996-2365 or stop by John Paul II School at 1510 West Elm for tickets.
Entertainment by Billy Lurken, plated meal, silent & live auctions, and other fun games!
Live auction conducted by Ralph Kiner of Mitchell Realty.

Beef Bucks Raffle to be held in conjunction with the event.  Tickets are $5 each for the chance to win $500 in Beef Bucks donated in memory of Steve Koester.  Drawing to be held at the Autumn Classic.

Tuition Raffle Board:  For $25 a chance you could win 1 year free tuition to John Paul II School. Up to a $2125 value. Only 100 chances available.  Drawing to be held at the Autumn Classic.

For more information contact Nicole at 999-9127 or

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Fedora Fire Dept. 12th Annual Pheasant Opener Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, October 18th 2014 - 7:30 am - 10:30 am
at Fedora Fire Hall
421st Av

12th annual pancake breakfast serving pancakes, corncakes, scrambled eggs, whole hog sausage, coffee, juice and milk. Also raffling off a savage 223 rifle tickets $10 each or 3 for $25.


Used book sale

Saturday, October 18th 2014 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
at first united methodist church
310 N. Rowley st

Benefits the Mitchell area food pantry and Love Feast program, sponsored by the church


Sts. Peter & Paul Church breakfast

Sunday, October 19th 2014 - 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
at Sts. Peter & Paul Parish Hall, Dimock, SD
146 W 1st St

Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church is having their annual Catholic United Financial fundraiser breakfast on Sunday, October 19th from 9:00 am – 12:30 pm.  All proceeds will go towards the CCD education program at the church with Catholic United Financial matching the funds raised.  The breakfast will include scrambled eggs, hashbrowns, ham, Dimock cheese and breakfast pastries.  Adults $6.00 Children (ages 4 – 12) $3.00 Children (3 and under) Free.

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Mitchell/Alexandria Pink Ladies 3rd Annual Doubles Dart Tournament

Saturday, October 25th 2014 - All Day
at Moose Lodge
516 W. 15th Ave

Mitchell/Alexandria Pink Ladies Dart League will be having their 3rd Annual Doubles Dart Tournament, will be October 25th at The Moose in Mitchell Start time is 9:00 am
Deadline to sign up is October 13th. Tournament is open to both men & women. You Must wear PINK to play!
If you have any questions you can Contact Julie at 999-6194 or D & E Music at 996-8175.
Come help the Mitchell/Alexandria Pink Ladies Dart League in supporting our local cancer patients and


Holiday Arts Christmas Craft Show

Friday, November 21st 2014 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
at Masonic Temple
112 E 5th

There will be a Holiday Arts Christmas Craft Show on November 21 & 22, 2014 at the Masonic Temple in Mitchell. The show hours on Friday the 21st are 9am-7pm. The show hours on Saturday the 22nd are 9 am-5pm. If you have any questions, contact Nancy VanOverschelde at 605-248-2526.

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