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    CASA Popcorn Ball Fundraiser

    Friday, November 14th 2014 - 12:00 am

    CASA is doing a Popcorn Ball Fundraiser with proceeds going to benefit CASA’s Children. The delicious treats are $2 each. Call 996-1212 or email casaed@mitchelltelecom.net by Friday, Dec 5th to order. They will deliver right to your door on Friday Dec 12th. CASA is a Court Appointed Special Advocates for children in the Mitchell area.

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    Epilepsy Awareness Month

    Tuesday, November 18th 2014 - All Day

    Wear purple during the month of November in support of Epilepsy Awareness. Help raise money for the Chelsea Hutchison Foundation. All funds will provide grants for seizure-response dogs and movement monitors for those in need. Epilepsy effect more than 3 million Americans of all ages.

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    Giving While You Shop!

    Tuesday, November 18th 2014 - 12:00 am

    If you shop on Amazon visit CASA’s site and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible Amazon Smile purchases to First Circuit Court Appointed Special Advocate Program whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.
    AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.

    http://smile.amazon.com/ch/46-0462671

    If you show on EBay a % of your sales/purchases can be donated to CASA if you use this link – http://givingworks.ebay.com/charity-auctions/charity/first-circuit-casa-program/53775/

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    4-H Shooting Sports 2014

    Monday, November 24th 2014 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm at Davison County Fairgrounds Building
    3200 W. Havens

    4- H Shooting Sports
    1st Night of Registration November 24th 6:30 pm @ Davison County Fairgrounds
    2nd Night of Registration December 1st 6:30 pm @ Davison County Fairgrounds
    Gun Raffle winners announced after registration, please have all tickets sold in by this night.
    Instructors and much needed new volunteers meeting December 8th 6:30 pm v-tel room.
    Davison County 4-H Shooting Sports instructors would like to thank everyone that volunteered to our concessions during the 2014 trap year & Dakota Territory Gun Collectors Association gun show. Your dedication to our club is greatly appreciated.
    If you have any questions, call or e-mail.
    Judy Rowley, SDSU Extension/Davison County at 995-8620 or e-mail: davison@sdstate.edu

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    Mitchell Community Thanksgiving Dinner

    Thursday, November 27th 2014 - 11:30 am - 2:30 pm at Mitchell Wesleyan Church
    601 N. Sanborn

    A FREE Thanksgiving Dinner will be held on Thursday, November 27, 2014 from 11:30am-2pm at Mitchell Wesleyan Church.

    Small Business Saturday

    Saturday, November 29th 2014 - All Day

    Celebrate the small businesses that help support your neighborhood by shopping downtown Mitchell small businesses the Saturday after Thanksgiving!  Find your shopping passport at participating businesses, shop each participating business, and enter into a drawing for a great, holiday prize!  Shoppers will also receive Shop Small® giveaways like tote bags, buttons and balloons at these local businesses. Experience the specials, promotions, and excitement of the upcoming holidays with Mitchell Main Street & Beyond!

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    Mitchell Community Blood Drive

    Monday, December 1st 2014 - 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital
    525 North Foster

    Mitchell Community Blood Drive will be held on Monday, December 1, 2014 from 12:30- 5:00pm at Avera Queen of Peace. Sign up to save a life today! Schedule a blood donation appointment online at lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

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    Mitchell Skating Academy – Practice ice – Join Anytime

    Wednesday, December 3rd 2014 - 12:00 am at Mitchell Activities Center
    1001 N Minnesota Street

    Tonight is Open Ice for all Mitchell Skating Academy members – Prospective members are always welcome to come and check us out.

    The Mitchell Skating Academy is one of Mitchell’s newest opportunities for children, youth and families in the Mitchell area. Mitchell Skating Academy was formed in the spring of 2014 by a group of parents who were inspired by their children’s love of skating. As a member of United States Figure Skating Association, the national governing body for the sport of figure skating, we are of committed to promoting excellence in figure skating through quality coaching, practice and classes. Our program offers basic skills instruction as well as specialized classes in ice dance, choreography and performance, adult skating – even therapeutic skating for individuals with developmental disabilities.

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    The MHS Friend De Coup Show Choir Schedule

    Thursday, December 4th 2014 - 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    The Mitchell High School Friend De Coup Show Choir announces their 2014-2015 Schedule: Up With Show “Under the Tree with FDC” 12/4. 12/5 and 12/6 (Mitchell High School Auditorium Shows are at all at 7:30PM) 1/27—Friend De Coup Community Show (Mitchell High School Auditorium 7pm)

    COMPETITIONS
    1/31—SF Roosevelt Executive Showcase (Sioux Falls, SD)
    2/14—Urbandale Show Choir Invitational (Urbandale, IA)
    2/21— Aberdeen Center Stage Invitational (Aberdeen, SD)
    3/7— Totino-Grace Spectacular (Fridley, MN)
    3/14— Wheaton Warrenville South Choral Classic (Chicago, IL)
    3/21— Mitchell Show Choir Classic (Corn Palace

    Dinner Theatre 3/24 (6:30pm), 3/26 (6:30pm), 3/27 (6:30pm), 3/28 (5:00pm)—all at the Corn Palace

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    Tiny Tigers Basketball Clinic

    Saturday, December 6th 2014 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm at Corn Palace
    601 N Main St

    The Tiny Tigers Basketball Clinic will be held on Saturday, Dec 6 at the Christian Family Athletic Center and World’s Only Corn Palace in Mitchell, SD. The clinic will be from 9:30am to 12pm. The cost is $35 per athlete and the Tiny Tigers will perform at 2pm and 4pm on the day of the camp in the game against Midland. It will be for basketball player in grades 1-6 that want to work on their basketball fundamentals and show them off in from of DWU fans at DWU conference basketball games.

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    Relay for Life Bunco Game Nights

    Monday, December 8th 2014 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Blarneys meeting room
    Highland Mall

    Come roll the dice, have some fun, and help the Davison County Relay for Life!  All adults are welcome – no experience is needed!  Rules and instructions provided.  (Bunco is a very easy to learn/play dice game!)

    Cost is $10 per person to play, with prizes awarded each week to several winners.  Come early and enjoy a great meal at Blarneys.  Drinks are allowed in the game room (Blarneys meeting room) during play.

    Contact Sue at (605) 990-2517 with any questions.  Come play an ‘old favorite’ game or learn a new one!

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    Mitchell Skating Academy – Practice ice – Join Anytime

    Wednesday, December 10th 2014 - 12:00 am at Mitchell Activities Center
    1001 N Minnesota Street

    Tonight is Open Ice for all Mitchell Skating Academy members – Prospective members are always welcome to come and check us out.

    The Mitchell Skating Academy is one of Mitchell’s newest opportunities for children, youth and families in the Mitchell area. Mitchell Skating Academy was formed in the spring of 2014 by a group of parents who were inspired by their children’s love of skating. As a member of United States Figure Skating Association, the national governing body for the sport of figure skating, we are of committed to promoting excellence in figure skating through quality coaching, practice and classes. Our program offers basic skills instruction as well as specialized classes in ice dance, choreography and performance, adult skating – even therapeutic skating for individuals with developmental disabilities.

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    Freeman Community Blood Drive

    Thursday, December 11th 2014 - 7:30 am - 1:00 pm at Freeman Regional Health Services Building
    510 East 8th St.

    Pay it forward to a family in their critical time of need now through January 4, 2015 and redeem your donation points for a limited-edition Proud Blood Donor t-shirt at the LifeServe Online Store. The Freeman Community Blood Drive, Thursday, December 11, 2014 from 7:30 AM – 1:00 PM at Freeman Regional Health Services Building. Sign up to save a life today! Schedule a blood donation appointment online at lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

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    Mitchell Skating Academy – Practice ice – Join Anytime

    Wednesday, December 17th 2014 - 12:00 am at Mitchell Activities Center
    1001 N Minnesota Street

    Tonight is Open Ice for all Mitchell Skating Academy members – Prospective members are always welcome to come and check us out.

    The Mitchell Skating Academy is one of Mitchell’s newest opportunities for children, youth and families in the Mitchell area. Mitchell Skating Academy was formed in the spring of 2014 by a group of parents who were inspired by their children’s love of skating. As a member of United States Figure Skating Association, the national governing body for the sport of figure skating, we are of committed to promoting excellence in figure skating through quality coaching, practice and classes. Our program offers basic skills instruction as well as specialized classes in ice dance, choreography and performance, adult skating – even therapeutic skating for individuals with developmental disabilities.

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    Parkston Community Blood Drive

    Thursday, December 18th 2014 - 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm at Avera St. Benedict Health Center
    401 W. Glynn Drive

    Pay it forward to a family in their critical time of need now through January 4, 2015 and redeem your donation points for a limited-edition Proud Blood Donor t-shirt at the LifeServe Online Store. The Parkston Community Blood Drive, Thursday, December 18, 2014 from 12:00 PM – 5:30 PM at Avera St. Benedict Health Center. Sign up to save a life today! Schedule a blood donation appointment online at lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

    Home for the Holidays

    Saturday, December 20th 2014 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Mitchell Area Community Theatre
    700 North Main Street

    Home for  the Holidays – Christmas Variety Show featuring local artists.
    $10 general admission tickets available at www.mitchellact.org or at the Mitchell ACT box office.

    Featuring:  Jason Zehr, Jim Wagner, Jenna Miller, Trisha Callies, Tanner Fuhrer, Katie Raak, Maddie Graves, Clayton & Elizabeth Mick, Angella & Morgan Buenzow, Andrew Paulson, Kendall McMahon, Becky Bauman, Brianna Bernard, Maci Kotbra, John Paul II School choir, and more…

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    Mitchell Skating Academy – Practice ice – Join Anytime

    Wednesday, December 24th 2014 - 12:00 am at Mitchell Activities Center
    1001 N Minnesota Street

    Tonight is Open Ice for all Mitchell Skating Academy members – Prospective members are always welcome to come and check us out.

    The Mitchell Skating Academy is one of Mitchell’s newest opportunities for children, youth and families in the Mitchell area. Mitchell Skating Academy was formed in the spring of 2014 by a group of parents who were inspired by their children’s love of skating. As a member of United States Figure Skating Association, the national governing body for the sport of figure skating, we are of committed to promoting excellence in figure skating through quality coaching, practice and classes. Our program offers basic skills instruction as well as specialized classes in ice dance, choreography and performance, adult skating – even therapeutic skating for individuals with developmental disabilities.

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    Mitchell Skating Academy – Practice ice – Join Anytime

    Wednesday, December 31st 2014 - 12:00 am at Mitchell Activities Center
    1001 N Minnesota Street

    Tonight is Open Ice for all Mitchell Skating Academy members – Prospective members are always welcome to come and check us out.

    The Mitchell Skating Academy is one of Mitchell’s newest opportunities for children, youth and families in the Mitchell area. Mitchell Skating Academy was formed in the spring of 2014 by a group of parents who were inspired by their children’s love of skating. As a member of United States Figure Skating Association, the national governing body for the sport of figure skating, we are of committed to promoting excellence in figure skating through quality coaching, practice and classes. Our program offers basic skills instruction as well as specialized classes in ice dance, choreography and performance, adult skating – even therapeutic skating for individuals with developmental disabilities.

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    Simply SD Tasting & Made Event,

    Wednesday, December 31st 2014 - 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm at American Legion Hall
    Main Street

    New Year’s Eve Day Parade will kick these events off at 1 pm on Delmont’s Main Street.  This year’s theme is:  This is How Delmont Celebrates South Dakota’s 125th
    Simply SD Tasting & Made Event, Chili Cook-Off to benefit the Delmont Baseball Association will be New Year’s Eve Day 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Legion Hall Delmont, SD

    Set-up for the event begins at 10:00am on Wed December 31, 2014. The doors will open to the public immediately following the New Year’s Eve Day Parade at approximately 1:00pm. You will be furnished with an 8′ table and 2 chairs. There is a $10 Fee for your table which will be returned the day of the event.  If interested please call, Dick or Earla Strid at 605-779-2211 or Darren Fechner at 605-661-2736.  Send your registration to Earla Strid, P.O. Box 213 Delmont, SD 57330 or E-mail us at delmont@midstatesd.net

    Chili cook-off will be held in the basement of the Legion Hall.  Entry fee will $30, a minimum of 3 gallons of chili, electric roasters or crock pots will be used NO OPEN FLAMES! The chili is to be made and cooked at the site.  Proceeds will go to the Delmont Baseball Association.  Any questions call Russell Dozark at 605-680-3699.

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    Mitchell Skating Academy – Practice ice – Join Anytime

    Wednesday, January 7th 2015 - 12:00 am at Mitchell Activities Center
    1001 N Minnesota Street

    Tonight is Open Ice for all Mitchell Skating Academy members – Prospective members are always welcome to come and check us out.

    The Mitchell Skating Academy is one of Mitchell’s newest opportunities for children, youth and families in the Mitchell area. Mitchell Skating Academy was formed in the spring of 2014 by a group of parents who were inspired by their children’s love of skating. As a member of United States Figure Skating Association, the national governing body for the sport of figure skating, we are of committed to promoting excellence in figure skating through quality coaching, practice and classes. Our program offers basic skills instruction as well as specialized classes in ice dance, choreography and performance, adult skating – even therapeutic skating for individuals with developmental disabilities.

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