Events

Hartington Community Blood Drive

Monday, February 22nd 2016 - 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm
at Hartington City Auditorium
101 East Center Street

Hartington Community Blood Drive, Monday, February 22, 2016 from 1:00 PM – 6:30 PM at Hartington City Auditorium, 102 East Centre.

Scotland Community Blood Drive

Monday, February 22nd 2016 - 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
at West Winds Apartments
1140 Washington

Scotland Community Blood Drive, Monday, February 22, 2016 from 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM at West Winds Apartments, 1140 Washington.

NORTHWESTERN ART, ENGLISH AND MUSIC DEPARTMENTS TO PRESENT JOINT EVENT

Monday, February 22nd 2016 - 7:00 pm
at Northwestern College
101 7th St. SW

Northwestern College’s art, English and music departments will present a collaborative fine arts event Monday, February 22nd, at 7 p-m in the college’s Te Paske Gallery.  The evening will center on the biblical story of Leah in the book of Genesis and will feature written, musical and visual work by people from Northwestern College and the community of Orange City.  Art and poetry will be on display February 15th to the 26th; music will be performed the evening of Feb. 22nd.

The Te Paske Gallery is located in Northwestern’s Korver Visual Arts Center along Highway 10 in Orange City.  Gallery hours are 8 a-m to midnight Monday through Saturday and 1 p-m to midnight Sunday.

Preschool & Kindergarten Preview Event

Tuesday, February 23rd 2016 - All Day
at Calvary Baptist Church
2407 Broadway Ave

Calvary Kids Preschool will hold a special Preschool & Kindergarten Preview event on Tuesday, February 23.  Prospective preschool students (for those age 3 or 4 by September 1, 2016) are invited to attend the morning session from 8:30-9:30 a.m.  Students who would be in Junior Kindergarten or Kindergarten for the 2016-2017 school year are invited to attend the afternoon session from 12:30-1:30 p.m.  This is a wonderful opportunity for children to experience preschool alongside our current preschoolers.

 

Space is limited, so please contact the Calvary office at (605) 665-5594 to register.  The event will be held at Calvary Kids Preschool, 2407 Broadway.

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Land Auction

Tuesday, February 23rd 2016 - 10:00 am

Location: Hendricks, MN
Sutton Auction

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Yankton Community Blood Drive

Tuesday, February 23rd 2016 - 12:30 pm - 6:00 pm
at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital–Benedictine Center
501 Summit

Yankton Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, February 23, 2016 from 12:30 PM – 6:00 PM at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital–Benedictine Center, 501 Summit.

Dementia Caregiver Group

Tuesday, February 23rd 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.

1 Million Cups

Wednesday, February 24th 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.

Managing Market Risk:Protecting Profits in a Volatile Cattle Market

Wednesday, February 24th 2016 - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
at Farm Credit Service of America Conference Room
4865 Old Monastery Rd.

Managing Market Risk:Protecting Profits in a Volatile Cattle Market

Nebraska Extension in collaboration with the North Central Extension Risk Management
Education Center and USDA/NIFA is presenting a follow-up workshop on information and
tools designed to help manage market risk, and develop a marketing plan to achieve your
market risk management goals.

February 24 –  Farm Credit Service of America Conference Room 4865 Old Monastery Rd. Columbus, NE
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: Allan Vhynaulic 402-563-4901

Workshop Topics
 Determine Your Cost of Production
 Understanding Your Market Environment
 Reviewing Available Marketing Tools
 Futures & Options versus Contracts
& Sales (Basis Risk)
 LRP Insurance Review & Outlook
The event speakers are Dr. Jay Parsons, Dr. Kate Brooks, and Jim Jansen, Agricultural Economists with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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Landmark Angus Production Sale

Wednesday, February 24th 2016 - 1:00 pm

Location: Brunswick, Nebraska
Landmark Angus Farm

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