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    United Blood Services April Schedule

    Saturday, April 19th 2014 - 12:00 am

    United Blood Services April Schedule April

    Call 605-996-3688 for Center Hours • 704 E. Havens Ave., Ste. 103

    Date/Time City/Location/ Sponsor Appointment needed Please Call

    Mon, Apr 21 from 1:30-4pm Pierre, SD at American Legion Hall Chuck Quinn at 224-4501 or  go to www.bloodhero.com and enter code: oaheinc

    Tues, Apr 22 from 11-5:15pm Pierre, SD at Faith Lutheran Church – Fellowship Hall Char Russell at 224-1160 or go to www.bloodhero.com and enter code: pierrefaith

    Thurs, Apr 24 from 1:30-7pm Willow Lake, SD at St. James Catholic Church – Parish Hall Christina Kannegieter at 625-2463 or go to www.bloodhero.com and enter code: willowlake

    Fri, Apr 25 from 1-6pm Emery, SD at Bridgewater/Emery High School- Multi-Purpose Room Jennifer Gloden at 712-540-8239 or go to www.bloodhero.com and enter code: emery

    Tues, Apr 29 from 12-5:45pm Burke, SD at Civic Center Sponsor: Methodist Women’s Group Vickie Dobesh at 775-2374 or go to www.bloodhero.com and enter code: burke

    Wed, Apr 30 from 9:30-1pm Miller, SD at Sunshine Bible Academy Gym Andrew Boersma at 853-3071 x. 227 or go to www.bloodhero.com and enter code: sunshine

    Wed, Apr 30 from 2-5:30pm Butte, NE at Community Center Phyllis Camin at 402-832-5777 or go to www.bloodhero.com and enter code: butte-naper

    This schedule is subject to change, since unforeseen events cause drive cancellations. For more information call United Blood Services at 605-342-8585. Donors please bring a picture ID and eat prior to donating. Also, we encourage donors to schedule an appointment, and to go online to www.unitedbloodservices.org and complete their Health History Questionnaire on the day of their appointment.

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    New Day and Time for Open Bridge

    Monday, April 21st 2014 - 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm at James Valley Communiy Center
    300 West First Ave

    New day and time for Open Bridge! Open Bridge will be on Monday, April 21 starting at 12:30 at the James Valley Community Center, 300 West 1st Ave. Entry fee is $3.00. Players do not need to sign up to play. Everyone welcome. Payouts are depend on number playing.

     

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    Bingo

    Monday, April 21st 2014 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at James Valley Communiy Center
    300 West First Ave

    Bingo will be held at the James Valley Community Center, 300 West 1st Ave, on Monday, April 21 at 7:00pm. Doors will open at 6:00 pm and is open to the public. Individuals who are new Monday Night bingo players will receive one free yellow bonus sheet when they purchase at least the 9 Card Buy-in. Birthday Week Special, receive a free yellow bonus sheet (value $1.00) during the bingo closest to your birthday. Do not need to be a JVCC member just a bingo player!

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    Denim Days: April 23-25

    Wednesday, April 23rd 2014 - All Day

    Raise awareness of sexual violence and funds to help survivors by inviting employees to donate $5 to Mitchell Area Safehouse for the chance to wear jeans for a day. If you are interested contact us for Denim Days stickers that you can wear during the event. All donations raised will fund Mitchell Area Safehouse to offer resources to victims and survivors.

    Donations can be sent to: Mitchell Area Safehouse, 1809 North Wisconsin, Mitchell, SD 57301. If you have any questions, contact us by email noabuse02@santel.net or by phone at 996-2765 or 996-6622.

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    St. Paul’s Lutheran Church 19th Annual Pork Feed

    Wednesday, April 23rd 2014 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at St. Pauls Lutheran Church
    109 W State St

    St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Plankinton will be serving roast pork, mashed potatoes, and more on Wednesday, April 23. $8.00 for adults. $4.00 for ages 5-11. Ages 4 and under are free. Serving begins at 5:00 pm and ends at 7:00 pm. Carry outs and main floor seating are available. Call 942-7364 if you have any questions.

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    Parkston Community Blood Drive

    Thursday, April 24th 2014 - 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm at Avera St. Benedict Health Center
    401 W. Glynn Drive

    The Parkston Community Blood Drive will be on Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 12:00 PM – 5:30 PM at Avera St. Benedict Health Center, 401 W. Glynn Drive. 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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    South Dakota Quilters Guild Spring Quilting Retreat

    Friday, April 25th 2014 - All Day at Crossroads Hotel
    100 4th St SW

    The South Dakota Quilters Guild is having a 50′s themed quilt retreat at the Crossroads Hotel in Huron, SD on the weekend of April 25th through the 27th. There will be quilt classes, vendors, trunk show, and many quilt related activities. Contact Deb Ellsworth at 605-268-1363 or email ellsworthdeb@yahoo.com for more information.

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    Shrine Circus 2014

    Monday, April 28th 2014 - 12:00 am at Corn Palace
    601 N Main St

    Shrine Circus will be at the Corn Palace on April 28th -30th. Five Spectacular performances: Monday, April 28th 7pm, Tuesday, April 29th 4:30pm- & 7:15pm, Wednesday, April 30th 4:30pm & 7:15pm.

    Sponsored in part by Home Federal Bank.

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    Mitchell School District Kindegarten Roundup

    Tuesday, April 29th 2014 - 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

    The Mitchell School District is again getting ready for their Kindergarten Roundup Nights. These nights are set for the Kindergarten students who will be enrolled in the district this fall. Parents should choose the session where their child will be attending school and call the school to make a reservation.

    Longfellow Elementary
    April 29: 5:30-7:00pm
    May 1: 5:30-7:00pm

    G.B. Rogers Elementary
    April 29: 5:15-6:15pm or 6:30-7:30pm
    May 1: 5:15-6:15pm or 6:30-7:30pm

    L.B. Williams Elementary
    April 29: 5:15-6:15pm or 6:30-7:30pm
    May 1: 5:15-6:15pm or 6:30-7:30pm

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    Mitchell Area Safehouse fundraiser “A Night at the Races”

    Friday, May 9th 2014 - 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm at Highland Conference Center
    2000 Highland Way

    Tickets are now on sale for the Mitchell Area Safehouse fundraiser “A Night at the Races”, Friday, May 9th at the Highland Conference Center.
    The Kentucky Derby Style evening features betting on races, an auction and free appetizers. Tickets are $35 and are available at County Fair, First Dakota Bank or the Mitchell Chamber office.

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    The 8th Annual ‘Greg Wagner’ Memorial Event

    Saturday, May 10th 2014 - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

    The 8th Annual ‘Greg Wagner’ Memorial event will be held in Alexandria on Saturday, May 10th.
    Events will be held at the baseball complex including a walk-run which starts at 10am, a Memorial
    Ride starting at 1pm, and the amateur baseball season opener between Alexandria and the Parkston Mudcats will be at 5:00pm. For more details call 770-7630 or go to Facebook and search Greg Wagner Memorial.

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    Used Book Sale

    Saturday, May 17th 2014 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at First United Methodist Church
    310 N. Rowley St

    There will be a used book sale May 17th- 9am-2pm- held at 310 N. Rowley at First United Methodist church. The book sale will benefit the Mitchell Area Historical Society. If you have any questions, please contact 996-3209.

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    Used Book Sale

    Saturday, May 17th 2014 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at First United Methodist Church
    310 N. Rowley St

    A used book sale will be on May 17 from 9am to 2 pm at the First United Methodist Church in Mitchell, SD. The book sale benefits the Mitchell Area Historical Society. Call 996-3209 if you have any questions.

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    Pheasant’s Forever Kids Fishing Derby

    Saturday, June 7th 2014 - 8:30 am - 11:30 am at Cabela’s
    601 Cabela Drive

    Kids age 14 and younger are invited out to the Cabela’s pond for the annual Kids Fishing Derby. Pheasant’s Forever will be giving away FREE Ringneck Memberships to the first 50 families to register the day of the event. FREE hot dogs and soda will be provided during the event and prizes will be awarded for the largest fish in 3 different categories: Bass, Panfish and Other. With a youngster (6 and under) and youth (7-14) division. Please bring a fishing rod if you have one. We will have a limited quanity available for use. Cabela’s will provide bait if you choose to use it during this catch and release event.

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    GF&P Step Outside Program

    Saturday, June 7th 2014 - 11:00 am - 3:00 pm at Cabela’s
    601 Cabela Drive

    Bring your kids and introduce them to hunting, fishing and outdoor activities during a fun afternoon of free hands on events. This event is sponsored by the South Dakota GF&P. Call the Cabela’s store for additional details at 605-996-0337.

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    Holiday Arts Fall Craft Show

    Friday, September 26th 2014 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm at Masonic Temple
    112 E 5th

    There will be a Holiday Arts Fall Craft Show on September 26 & 27, 2014 at the Masonic Temple in Mitchell. The show hours on Friday the 26th are 9am-7pm. The show hours on Saturday the 27th are 9 am-5pm. If you have any questions, contact Nancy VanOverschelde at 605-248-2526.

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    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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