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Online Only Estate Lionel Train Auction

Wednesday, April 16th 2014 - 12:00 am - 4:45 pm

Location: Online Only
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Spring Part-Smart Online only auction

Wednesday, April 16th 2014 - 12:00 am - 12:45 pm

Location: Online
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Easter Sunrise Service

Sunday, April 20th 2014 - 6:15 am - 7:15 am
at House of Mary Shrine
142 Drees Dr

33rd Annual Easter Sunrise Service

6:15 Easter Morning April 20th

The House of Mary Shrine

Everyone is welcome!

 

Blood Drive

Monday, April 21st 2014 - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
at Coleridge Community Center
111 S. Main St.

Coleridge  Community Blood Drive, Monday, April 21, 2014 from 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM at
Coleridge Community Center, 111 S. Main St

Bingo Night

Monday, April 21st 2014 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
at Moose Lodge
310 Walnut

The Women of the Moose are sponsoring Monday Night Bingo.  It will be every Monday thru Aug. 15th.  It will be at the Moose Lodge in Yankton, SD from 7pm-9pm.

OUTLAW TRAIL SCENIC BYWAY ANNUAL MEETING

Tuesday, April 22nd 2014 - 10:00 am - 11:00 am

The OUTLAW TRAIL SCENIC BYWAY ANNUAL MEETING will be held on Tuesday, April 22, at the Lynch Niobrara Valley Retreat Center at 10 AM. D. R. Haskins, author of ‘The Hills of Mars’ and a continuing saga of the pioneer settlement of Mars in Northern Antelope County in Nebraska, will be the afternoon speaker.

Blood Drive

Tuesday, April 22nd 2014 - 12:00 pm - 6:30 pm
at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital–Benedictine Center
501 Summit

Yankton Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, April 22, 2014      from 12:00 PM – 6:30 PM at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital–Benedictine      Center, 501 Summit.

Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble Concert

Tuesday, April 22nd 2014 - 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
at Wayne State College
1111 Main St

The Wayne State College Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble will be presenting an eclectic concert of band music on Tuesday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Ramsey Theater.

The Symphonic Band, under the direction of Josh Calkin, will open the program with works by classic composers such as Holsinger, Grundman and Sousa.

The Wind Ensemble, under the direction of David Bohnert, will present the second part of the program with works by Offenbach, Ticheli, Shapiro, Yagisawa and Goldman.

The event is sure to be an entertaining night of quality band literature. The concert is free and open to the public.

 

For more information, please contact Bohnert at dabohne1@wsc.edu or Calkin at jocalki1@wsc.edu.

Writers Workshop

Wednesday, April 23rd 2014 - All Day
at Wayne State College
1111 Main St

Wayne State College will host a writers workshop on campus at Gardner Auditorium on April 23.

The program, which is free and open to the public, will feature five accomplished writers who will discuss the process of writing, each for a different genre including fiction, poetry, children’s books, contemporary non-fiction and history.

Authors include:

- 9 a.m. – Pamela Everett, assistant professor of criminal justice at Wayne State College. Everett has published extensively as a freelance writer and contributes columns on a regular basis to the Omaha World-Herald.

- 10:30 a.m. – Twyla Hansen, Nebraska State Poet for the term 2013-2018. Her newest book, Dirt Songs: A Plains Duet (with Linda M. Hasselstrom), won a 2012 Nebraska Book Award and was finalist for the 2012 Willa Literary Award and the 2012 High Plains Book Award. She has five previous poetry books, including Potato Soup, a 2004 Nebraska Book Award winner.

- 1 p.m. – Jonis Agee was born in Omaha and grew up in Nebraska and Missouri, places where many of her stories and novels are set. She was educated at University of Iowa (BA) and State University of New York at Binghamton (MA, PhD). She is Adele Hall Professor of English at University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where she teaches creative writing and 20th century fiction. She is the author of 12 books including five novels.

- 2:30 p.m. – Julia Cook owns a masters degree in elementary school counseling from Wayne State College and is an award-winning author of children’s books and a nationally recognized parenting expert. She has written 57 children’s books with more than a million books in print. She has also published extensively in national magazines and has delivered hundreds of programs in schools across the country.

- 7 p.m. – Alan Taylor is a professor of history at the University of California at Davis. He will assume the Thomas Jefferson Chair in American History at the University of Virginia in August. He has written seven books and won numerous prizes. He won the Pulitzer Prize, the Bancroft Prize and the Albert J. Beveridge Award for William Cooper’s Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early Republic (1995).

Writer biographies can be found at:

www.wsc.edu/writersworkshop.

For more information, please contact Dr. Tammy Evetovich, Interim Dean of Natural and Social Sciences, at 402-375-7030.

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