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    New Teacher Classroom Supply Drive

    Saturday, July 18th 2015 - All Day

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    Prairie Festival

    Saturday, August 1st 2015 - 9:00 am

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    Mitchell Optimist Ryan Hohn Memorial Run

    Saturday, August 1st 2015 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm at Resurrection Lutheran Church
    4030 N. Main St.

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    Make-A-Wish Fundraiser

    Saturday, August 1st 2015 - 12:30 pm at Valley View Golf Course
    27996 438th Ave

    We are having a Make-a-Wish Fundraiser on August 1st.  We are doing a Best ball 9-hole 2 person team.  It is $60/team.  Registration will be from 12:30-1:30.  Golfing will start at 2:00.  We will also have silent auction items that can be bid on.  We are having a freewill donation supper at 5:00 in the clubhouse.  We will serve pork loin sandwiches, baked beans, salads, and ice cream.  If you are not a golfer you can always come for the silent auction and freewill donation supper.  To sign up a team for golf please call Valley View Golf Course at 605-925-4929.

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    Blood Drive in Mitchell

    Monday, August 3rd 2015 - 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital
    525 North Foster

    There will be a blood drive in Mitchell Community Blood Drive, Monday, August 3, 2015 from 2:30 PM – 6:00 PM at Avera Queen of Peace, 525 North Foster.

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

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    Mitchell High School Final Registration

    Wednesday, August 5th 2015 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm at Mitchell High School
    920 N. Capital

    Final registration for all MHS students will be Wednesday, August 5, from 9am to noon and 1pm to 4pm.

    Locker assignment for freshmen and new students.
    Lunches & activities pass will be available to purchase at this time.
    Student pictures will be taken at time of registration.

    Freshmen orientation will be held held at MHS on Wednesday evening at 7pm.

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    5K Run/Walk Rund Raiser For Mission Trip 2016

    Saturday, August 8th 2015 - 8:30 am - 10:00 am at Rose Boorman Park, Parkston SD
    Parkston, SD

    Sacred Heart & St Peter and Paul Catholic Church Mission Trip 2016 Fund Raiser 5K Run/Walk will be on August 8, 2015. Check in at 8:30am Running starts at 9:00am.

    $20.00 if you preregister $30.00 the day of the event.

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    NAMI The National Alliance on Mental Illness Support Group

    Saturday, August 8th 2015 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am at Mitchell Public Library
    221 N Duff St

    “Talk to someone who understands… someone just like you”– NAMI The National Alliance on Mental Illness has trained a small group of peers to facilitate a new group in Mitchell.. The recovery group meets the 2nd & 4th Saturday of the month from 10am-11:30am at the at the Mitchell Public Library East Meeting Room.

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    Upside-Down Christmas in August Concert

    Sunday, August 9th 2015 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm at The Mitchell Congregational United Church of Christ
    301 E. 4th Ave.

    You are invited to our – Upside-Down Christmas in August Concert on August 9, 2015 at 2pm at Mitchell Congregational UCC, 301 East 4th, Mitchell
    Featuring: caroling, harp soloist, vocal solos, choir, bell choir Followed by: Homemade pie & ice cream social.
    Free will offering with all proceeds going to: Mitchell Snack Pack program Helping Hands Pantry.

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    Dance

    Tuesday, August 11th 2015 - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm at James Valley Communiy Center
    300 West First Ave

    There will be a dance at James Valley Community Center on Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 from 7:00 to 10:00 P.M. with music by Veryl Hohn.
    Admission $5.00 (five dollars), [includes lunch]

    Do not have to be a member to attend. All ages are welcome.
    In case of inclement weather tune in to: KMIT or call JVCC at 995-8048.

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    Blood Drive in Freeman

    Thursday, August 13th 2015 - 7:30 am - 1:00 pm at Freeman Regional Health Building
    510 East 8th St.

    There will be a blood drive in Freeman Community Blood Drive, Thursday, August 13, 2015 from 7:30 AM – 1:00 PM at Freeman Regional Health Services Building – Lobby, 510 East 8th St..

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

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    Mud Drag Races

    Saturday, August 15th 2015 - 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm at Tripp, sd Sports Complex
    216 main st

    There will be South Dakota Mud Racers in Tripp, SD…ATVs race at 4:30pm…Trucks race at 6 PM….concessions on site…coolers welcome.

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    NAMI The National Alliance on Mental Illness Support Group

    Saturday, August 22nd 2015 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am at Mitchell Public Library
    221 N Duff St

    “Talk to someone who understands… someone just like you”– NAMI The National Alliance on Mental Illness has trained a small group of peers to facilitate a new group in Mitchell.. The recovery group meets the 2nd & 4th Saturday of the month from 10am-11:30am at the at the Mitchell Public Library East Meeting Room.

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    Mud Drag Races

    Saturday, August 22nd 2015 - 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    South Dakota Mud Racers Season finale…3.5 miles west of Canistota SD…ATVs race at 1:30 pm..Trucks race at 3 pm…concessions available…coolers welcome…shaded bleacher seating…campers welcome.

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    NAMI The National Alliance on Mental Illness Support Group

    Saturday, September 5th 2015 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am at Mitchell Public Library
    221 N Duff St

    “Talk to someone who understands… someone just like you”– NAMI The National Alliance on Mental Illness has trained a small group of peers to facilitate a new group in Mitchell.. The recovery group meets the 2nd & 4th Saturday of the month from 10am-11:30am at the at the Mitchell Public Library East Meeting Room.

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    NAMI The National Alliance on Mental Illness Support Group

    Saturday, September 19th 2015 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am at Mitchell Public Library
    221 N Duff St

    “Talk to someone who understands… someone just like you”– NAMI The National Alliance on Mental Illness has trained a small group of peers to facilitate a new group in Mitchell.. The recovery group meets the 2nd & 4th Saturday of the month from 10am-11:30am at the at the Mitchell Public Library East Meeting Room.

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    Holiday Arts Fall Craft Show

    Friday, September 25th 2015 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm at Masonic Temple
    112 E 5th

    The Holiday Arts Fall Craft Show will be held on September 25th and 26th, 2015 at the Masonic Temple in Mitchell. Show times are as follows: 9am-7pm on Friday and 9am-5pm on Saturday.
    For more information please contact Nancy VanOverschelde at 605-248-2526 or at nanvan@santel.net.

    Canistota American Legion Post 162 Bingo

    Sunday, October 4th 2015 - 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm at Canistota American Legion Post 162
    Main Street

    Canistota American Legion Post 162 will be having Bingo from 2-5pm starting October 4 through March 6, every first Sunday of the month.  We will play for 50/50 and our sponsors have donated a $25 blackout prize that we’ll pay for the last game.  Every tenth game 50/50 will go to the BIG blackout pot that will be played for at the March event.

    We would like to thank our community sponsors:  Lambertz Properties, Anderson Publications, Baxa’s Good Times Cafe & Pub, Larry’s Service, The Depot Inn, and the Total Stop.

    Come on out and enjoy the fun!

    Canistota American Legion Post 162 Bingo

    Sunday, November 1st 2015 - 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm at Canistota American Legion Post 162
    Main Street

    Canistota American Legion Post 162 will be having Bingo from 2-5pm starting October 4 through March 6, every first Sunday of the month.  We will play for 50/50 and our sponsors have donated a $25 blackout prize that we’ll pay for the last game.  Every tenth game 50/50 will go to the BIG blackout pot that will be played for at the March event.

    We would like to thank our community sponsors:  Lambertz Properties, Anderson Publications, Baxa’s Good Times Cafe & Pub, Larry’s Service, The Depot Inn, and the Total Stop.

    Come on out and enjoy the fun!

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    Holiday Arts Christmas Craft Show

    Friday, November 20th 2015 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm at Masonic Temple
    112 E 5th

    The Holiday Arts Christmas Craft Show will be held on November 20th and 21st, 2015 at the Masonic Temple in Mitchell. Show times are as follows: 9am-7pm on Friday, and 9am-7pm on Saturday.
    For more information, please contact Nancy VanOverschelde at 605-248-2526 or at nanvan@santel.net

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