Community Calendar

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    T Hugs

    Monday, August 10th 2015 - 12:00 am

    T Hugs to b onated to AVQOP Cancer Patients donate your old cancer related T-shirts to be recycled into throws for those receiving treatment at the Avera Queen of Peace Cancer Center. Cash donations also accepted.
    Drops offs located at:
    Mary Fredrichs at Sanborn County Realty & Title – Woonsocket
    Dakota Physical Therapy – 1319 West Havens – Mitchell
    Mary Ackman – 214 West Main – Letcher
    Hair Affair – 212 West 1st – Mitchell
    CorTrust Bank – Artesian, Letcher, Havens in Mitchell

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    Blood Drive in Mitchell

    Monday, August 31st 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 31, 2015 from 2:30 PM – 6:00 PM at Avera Queen of Peace, 525 North Foster.

    To schedule a blood donation appointment, go online to lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

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    Blood Drive in De Smet

    Tuesday, September 1st 2015 - 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm at De Smet Armory Gym
    405 3rd Street SW

    There will be a blood drive at De Smet Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, September 1, 2015 from 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM at De Smet Armory Gym, 405 3rd Street SW.

    To schedule a blood donation appointment, go online to lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

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    Blood Drive in Armour

    Thursday, September 3rd 2015 - 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm at Douglas County 4H Building
    39182 280th Street

    There will be a Blood Drive in Armour Community Blood Drive, Thursday, September 3, 2015 from 12:00 PM – 5:30 PM at Douglas County 4H Building, 39182 280th Street.

    To schedule a blood donation appointment, go online to lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

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    22nd Annual Mitchell Friends of NRA Banquet

    Thursday, September 3rd 2015 - 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm at The Brig Steakhouse
    2700 N Main St

    22nd Annual Mitchell Friends of NRA Banquet will be Thursday, September 3, 2015 at The Brig Steakhouse in Mitchell. The doors will be open at 5:30pm; dinner is at 7pm with the auction to follow.

    Sponsor opportunities and more information call Chris at 605-770-0844.

    Tickets are available at KMIT/Kool98 Studios & The Depot.
    Tickets are $35 online at friendsofnra.org or at the door.

    There will be a Friends of NRA Banquet in Wagner at Fort Randall Casino in the Banquet Room on Saturday, Sept 19th The doors will be open at 5:30pm; dinner is at 7pm with the auction to follow.
    Tickets are $35 & available at KMIT/Kool98 Studios or online at friendsofnra.org or at the door.

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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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    Wagner United Methodist Labor Day Lunch

    Monday, September 7th 2015 - 11:00 am - 2:00 pm at Wagner United Methodist Church
    406 SW 1st St.

    Wagner United Methodist Church will again host a Labor Day Lunch following the Annual Labor Day Parade at the church on 406 SW 1st St., Wagner, SD on Monday, September 7th, 2015 from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm.

    The menu will include: BBQ Pork, taverns, chili dogs, hot dogs, potato salad, coleslaw, Baked beans, homemade pies, desserts.

    Everyone is welcome!

    MEGA mini CHEER CAMP

    Monday, September 7th 2015 - 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm at MEGA Youth Training Center
    710 E Kay

    MEGA Gymnastics and Cheer will host a MEGA mini CHEER camp on Monday September 7th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the MEGA YOUTH TRAINING CENTER (710 E Kay) in Mitchell. The camp goers will get a t-shirt and will perform their new skills at the first Mitchell High School Kernels home football game on Friday September 11th. Check out the web site gomegagym.com for camp details or call the gym at 605-292-0519 for sign up information. All kids Kindergarten to 5th grade are welcome to attend! Please sign up by Monday August 31st to ensure your t-shirt.

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    Blood Drive in Tripp

    Tuesday, September 8th 2015 - 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Emergency Services Buidling
    112 Main Street

    There will be a Blood Drive in Tripp Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, September 8, 2015 from 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM at Emergency Services Building, Main Street.

    To schedule a blood donation appointment, go online to lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

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    Blood Drive in Mitchell

    Thursday, September 10th 2015 - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm at First United Methodist Church
    310 N. Rowley St

    There will be a Blood Drive in Mitchell Community Blood Drive, Thursday, September 10, 2015 from 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM at First United Methodist Church Chapel, 310 N Rowley St..

    To schedule a blood donation appointment, go online to lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

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    Beth Moore’s Living Proof Live Simulcast

    Saturday, September 12th 2015 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm at Mitchell Wesleyan Church
    601 N. Sanborn

    Beth Moore’s Living Proof Live Simulcast will be Sept. 12, 2015 from 9am-4pm at the Mitchell Wesleyan Church, located 601 N. Sanborn Blvd, Mitchell.

    Early Bird registration is $15 if paid by August 31st. Cost is $20 after August 31st.
    Register online at www.mitchellwesleyan.com

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    One Book Discussion

    Saturday, September 12th 2015 - 10:00 am - 11:00 am at Mitchell Public Library
    221 N Duff St

    There will be a one book discussion group on Sept 12, 2015 at 10am at the Mitchell public library. The host organization is the Carnegie resource center 996-3209. The book that will be discussed is “Ordinary Grace” by Krueger. Our group facilitator is Jean Patrick.

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    15th Annual Antique Tractor & Car Parade

    Sunday, September 13th 2015 - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    15th Annual Antique Tractor & Car Parade will be Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015 at 1pm in Farmer, SD.

    Registration is 10am-12pm. $5 entry fee. 1st, 2nd & 3rd place trophies to be given for tractors and 3 for cars.

    For more information call Vonnie at 605-239-4498 or Sheila at 605999-6977

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    Speaker Pastor Peter Preus

    Friday, September 18th 2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Zion Lutheran Church
    620 East 3rd Avenue

    Join Author and Speaker Pastor Peter Preus on the subject of “Can Someone Who Commits Suicide go to Heaven?” Pastor Preus will comment on the common misunderstandings of suicide with respect to sin, faith, and grace.

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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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    Sweat for Vets

    Saturday, September 19th 2015 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am at Cabela’s
    601 Cabela Dr.

    Sweat for Vets 5K Run, 2K Kids Run & 2K Walk “In Honor of Those Who Have Served” will be Saturday, September 19th @ 10:00 AM with Registration begins: 9:15 AM

    Location:  Cabela’s, 601 Cabela Dr, Mitchell

    More information & registration forms available by contacting Angie Mueller @ 770-0617 or jamueller@santel.net

    All proceeds go to the Ethan American Legion – Post 261. Help support a past or present veteran by running, walking, or buying a t-shirt.
    (All walkers and runners receive a t-shirt with registration).

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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.

    Fabric & Textile Warehouse 10th Annual Sew-A-Thon for Veterans!

    Saturday, September 26th 2015 - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm at Trinity Lutheran Church
    1400 E 2nd Ave

    Fabric & Textile Warehouse 10th Annual Sew-A-Thon for Veterans! will be Saturday, September 26th 10am – 2pm at the Trinity Lutheran Church 1400 E 2nd Ave Mitchell, SD

    Come join Fabric and Textile Warehouse as we sew Wheelchair Bags for Veterans in Veterans Homes and Pillowcases for Deployed Sailors! All fabric and thread provided by Fabric and Textile Warehouse in Willmar! Bring your Sewing Machine and come sew or come to cut, iron and fold!

    Bring your friends, 4-H Group, Girl and Boy Scouts, Sewing and Quilting Guilds!
    Come donate a few hours to remember those who sacrificed so much for our freedoms!
    We are also collecting NEW WHITE WASH CLOTHS for the Veterans Homes.

    More information on our web site: www.fabrictextilewarehouse.com or on our facebook page: www.facebook.com/fabricandtextilewarehouse

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    McGovern Civic Engagement Forum

    Tuesday, September 29th 2015 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Dakota Wesleyan UNiversity, Sherman Center
    1200 W University Ave.

    The McGovern Center for Leadership and Public Service at Dakota Wesleyan University would like to invite you to the 2015 McGovern Civic Engagement Forum: Should Religion Play a Role in 21st Century Politics?

    This is a free event and open to the public. The forum will be held on September 29th from 6-8pm.

    Special guest speakers are: The Rev. Barry Lynn, Executive Director of Americans United for the Separation of Church and State, and Prof. Rene Lindevaldsen, Interim Dean, Professor and Associate Director of the Liberty Center for Law and Policy, Liberty University.

    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!

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