Events

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Annual Bull & Angus Sale

Sunday, May 1st 2016 - 2:00 pm

Location: Watertown, SD
Borns Angus

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Larry Myhre ‘takes kids fishing’ at Encounter Center May1

Sunday, May 1st 2016 - 2:00 pm
at Betty Strong Encounter Center
900 Larsen Park Road

The Betty Strong Encounter Center invites kids and their families to “When Kids Go Fishing” with Siouxland Outdoors writer, editor and photographer Larry Myhre at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 1. Admission will be free.

Myhre’s illustrated presentation will cover water safety; fishing regulations; ethics; fish identification; tackle; knot-tying; and how to assemble a rod, reel and tackle box.

CHAMBER ENSEMBLES CONCERT

Sunday, May 1st 2016 - 3:00 pm
at Northwestern College
101 7th St. SW

Northwestern College’s chamber ensembles will present a concert Sunday, May 1st, at 3 p-m in Christ Chapel.  The event is free and open to the public.

The concert will include performances by a brass quintet and woodwind quintet.  The ensembles will present a wide variety of music.

Caregiver Burnout

Tuesday, May 3rd 2016 - 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
at LifeScape
2501 W. 26th Street

An open discussion on the challenges of raising a child with a disability and the feelings associated with those challenges. We will offer ideas for avoiding caregiver burnout through the use of healthy coping techniques.

Register for this free training:

http://www.lifescapesd.org/events/caregiver-burnout

Dementia Caregiver Group

Tuesday, May 3rd 2016 - 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
at The Center
900 Whiting Drive

The Dementia Caregiver Group meets each month on the 2nd Tuesday from 4-5:30pm.  The group is open to the public and free of charge.  Call The Center for more information.

Bingo

Tuesday, May 3rd 2016 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
at The Center
900 Whiting Drive

Bingo at The Center , 900 Whiting Drive, every Tuesday and Friday 7 – 9 pm and is open to the public! 

1 Million Cups

Wednesday, May 4th 2016 - 9:00 am
at Discovery Church
205 West 3rd St

1 Million Cups is a free, weekly national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation, 1MC is based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and network over a million cups of coffee.

1 Million Cups meets every Wed. morning at 9am at the Gathering Grounds at Discovery Church in Downtown Yankton.

Wakefield Community Blood Drive

Wednesday, May 4th 2016 - 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
at Christian Church of Wakefield
303 Johnson Street

Wakefield Community Blood Drive, Wednesday, May  4, 2016 from 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM at Christian Church of Wakefield, 303 Johnson Street.

The Saints and Sinners Tour”

Wednesday, May 4th 2016 - 7:00 pm
at Mount Marty College
1105 W 8th St

Mount Marty College is preparing to welcome the “The Saints and Sinners Tour” to campus for a special night of music and worship in Cimpl Arena on Wednesday, May 4, at 7:00 p.m. The concert will the fifth straight year Mount Marty College has brought a nationally-known Christian music artist to Yankton.

Eight time GRAMMY®-nominee Matt Maher has announced his spring dates of his “The Saints And Sinners” tour with special guest John Tibbs beginning April 6th through May 7th. The spring leg of the tour will feature returning ministry partners Save the Storks and newcomers to the tour, Museum of the Bible.

Noon Forums at Mount Marty College

Thursday, May 5th 2016 - 12:00 pm
at Mount Marty College
1105 W 8th St

The Noon Forums for the spring semester at Mount Marty College will begin on Thursday, January 28, with a presentation by Dr. Chun Wu and MMC Students, entitled “BRIN research, past and future.”

Each Thursday on the Yankton campus, presenters will give a talk on a variety of topics.  The events are held over the lunch hour in the South Dining Room of the Roncalli Center and are free and open to the public.  Brown bag lunches are welcome and visitors are also able to purchase food from MMC dining services.

Spring 2016 Schedule:

  • May 5: James Reese and MMC students, “Paddlefish Readings”

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