Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Golf Tournaments

Friday, July 31st 2015 - 9:00 am at Hawarden Golf Club
4502 Buchanan Ave.

The Hawarden Golf Club invite you to play in these Golf Tournament Fundraisers.
For more information call 712 551-4444

July 31 (Friday) – Hawarden Golf Club – 4 Person Glow Ball Tournament – 9:00 PM Shotgun Start
August 7 (Friday) – Hawarden Regional Healthcare- 4 Person Scramble – 1:00 PM Shotgun Start
August 22 (Saturday) – Hawarden Golf Club – 4 Person – 8 Inch Cup – Sign Up for Tee Times
September 6 (Sunday) – Hawarden Golf Club – Labor Day Couples (2 Couples/Team) – Noon Shotgun Start
September 12 (Saturday) – Waddy’s Tournament – 4 Person Scramble – 10:00 AM Shotgun Start
September 19 (Saturday) – Duck’s Unlimited – 4 Person Scramble – 9:00 AM Shotgun Start

Free Lunches for Children 18 and Under

Friday, July 31st 2015 - 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at Jolley Elementary School
224 S. University

The Vermillion School District is sponsoring the summer food service program June 1st to July 31st.  Free lunch will be served each weekday for area children age 18 and younger at Jolley Elementary School, 224 S. University, Vermillion, SD.  For more information, please contact or call (605)677-7000.


Friday, July 31st 2015 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

The 4-H Barbecue will feature a ½ Chicken meal. It will be held on Friday, July 31, from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. The Annual Barbecue is sponsored by the Tyndall Chamber of Commerce and Businessmen. Tickets are available from all County 4-H Members and at the Bon Homme County Extension Office. Any questions please call 589-3531.

Jackson St Cook Off with Sanford Squares

Saturday, August 1st 2015 - 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

For Immediate Release

Jackson St Cook-off with Sanford Squares

Sioux City, IA | July 23, 2015 The 9 churches on Jackson St have been challenged to a cook off fund and consciousness raising event August 1 to be held on the playground of Hunt School at 19th and Jackson starting at 11am. An event partnership that brings people of different racial, ethnic, class, linguistic and cultural backgrounds together to engage in relationship building, racism awareness and elimination; learning, advocacy, and mission.

Iglesia La Biblia Abierta; Trinity Lutheran Church; Sioux City Hispanic Seventh-Day Adventist Group; Cuidad Christiana; First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ); The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship; Iglesia Restauracion Canaan; St. John Lutheran Church; Blessed Sacrament Church each received a red oven glove on Pentecost Sunday with the challenge details. They could choose whatever items they wish to prepare, price tastes appropriately and all proceeds will go for gang prevention programming at the Sanford Center.

Sanford Center lost funding from Woodbury County earlier this year. Sensing a ‘not in my back yard’ attitude from the neighborhoods along the street that culminates at the Sioux City Country Club, this event was created to bring together the diverse citizens of the Hunt School district and the parishioners of these fine institutions.

Concurrently, the students and staff have prepared True/False questions for a game of tic tac toe called ‘Sanford Squares’ and teams of 5 people can sign up to compete a la ‘Hollywood Squares.’ 4 members of each team will be either the corners or the ‘tweens’ with a celebrity center square TBA. This event will begin about 12 p.m. to allow last minute entries. Both events have pages on Facebook with further details. Sanford Center TicTacToe and Jackson St Cook Off Sioux City.

Details: Jackson St. Cook Off

What: Fundraising event for the Sandford Center Gang Prevention Program

Where: Hunt School Play Ground – 19th and Jackson

When: 11 a.m., Saturday, August 1st

About The Sanford Center:


Sanford Center Outreach Specialists work with caseloads of 25-30 youngsters and are based in the Sioux City Community Schools. Youngsters are referred by school staff, juvenile probation, school administration and social health teams.


The Alternative Suspension Program helps youngsters continue their education while placed on out of school suspension. Referrals are made by school administration only.


The After School Program provides a safe, positive place for elementary children after school. The Program features tutoring, homework assistance, game room activities, mentoring and a hot supper. The Summer Program is an eight week program for elementary children during the summer. It is designed to keep children busy all day with hands-on activities, field trips, educational classes, motivational speakers and physical activities.

The Sanford Center, constructed at 1700 Geneva Street, was dedicated on June 17, 1951. The plaque near the entrance of the building is inscribed:

“Given to the people of Sioux City by Stella and Arthur Sanford to further interracial understanding and better community living. The building was inspired by the ideals and work of Mary J. Treglia, administrator, and Elzona B. Trosper, director.”

rock and rumble

1st Annual Rock ‘N’ Rumble

Saturday, August 1st 2015 - 1:30 pm at Historic Downtown Yankton
3rd & Douglas

Join us on Saturday August 1, for Rock-N-Rumble! This new event to Yankton – includes a motorcycle parade, BBQ and bands playing into the evening. The motorcycle parade will go across the Meridian Bridge and on to Douglas from (2nd-31st St.) taking Hwy 50 to Lewis & Clark Lake. Observers can line up on Douglas Avenue between 2:00-3:00 pm to view the bike parade!

Tent camping is free along the boulevard at Riverside Park; signs will mark the approved area. Camper and toy hauler will also be free (without electricity) in the parking lot behind The Landing (104 Capitol Street). Camping will be available on a first-come, first served at Lewis & Clark Recreation Area, if you would like to reserve a site call 1-800-710-CAMP or go to

The schedule of events is as follows:
1:30 pm: Line Up on 3rd Street & Douglas 2:00 pm: Guided Parade (Starts at 3rd & Douglas proceeds to the Meridian Bridge & runs to Lewis & Clark Lake and back to Yankton) 5:00-8:00 pm: BBQ at The Landing (Music by Sonny Austin Band) 8:00-11:00 pm: Rally Party at downtown 3rd Street between Capital & Douglas (Music by Happy Endings)
Visit or call 605-665-3636 for more information. Don’t forget to like us on Facebook!

Summer Interdenominational Church Services

Sunday, August 2nd 2015 - 9:00 am

Lewis & Clark Lake Ministry will be starting interdenominational church services from Memorial Day to Labor Day. They meet at Weigand, Ne. each Sun. at 9:00 A.M. and at Pierson Ranch Amphitheater, Lewis & Clark Recreational Area at 10:30 A.M.

Scheels Fashion Fever

Sunday, August 2nd 2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Scheels
4400 Sergeant Road, Suite #54

Join us for this EXCLUSIVE AFTER HOURS EVENT featuring this seasons latest fashion trends! Enjoy our fashion show along with hors d’oeuvres, refreshments and much more! Take advantage of several hot buys on fashion clothing and accessories!

Tickets are $15 each (receive a $10 SCHEELS gift card with ticket purchase). Event is limited to the first 150 attendees. Tickets on sale beginning June 15th. Purchase your tickets at SCHEELS Customer Service. Any remaining tickets will be available at the door the day of the event.

A portion of the proceeds from the ticket sales will be donated to the UnityPoint Health St. Luke’s Children’s Miracle Network.

Register to win one of five $100 SCHEELS gift cards!

First 100 ladies the night of the event will receive a FREE SWAG BAG!

Cost: Tickets $15 (Receive a $10 SCHEELS Gift Card at the door of the event)

Ages: All Ages

Schedule: 7PM Doors open, 7:15PM Fashion Show begins, 7:45PM Shopping!

Sunday Night Christian Music

Sunday, August 2nd 2015 - 7:30 pm at Community Reformed Church
1700 Central Avenue

The Community Reformed Church in Hawarden, located at 1700 Central Avenue, is hosting a variety of musical groups again this summer at their 7:30 p.m. Sunday evening outdoor service, held on the lawn north of the church. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the free music

August 2 — Joel Jolliard (Sioux Falls, SD)

August 9 — Kempers Quartet (Sioux Center, IA)

August 16 — Russ & Helen Vande Vegte (Sioux Center, IA)

August 23 — Masters Voice (Sioux Falls, SD)

August 30 — Jeff Jackson

Camp Noah

Monday, August 3rd 2015 - All Day

Camp Noah is coming to Wayne, August 3rd-7th! All elementary age children are welcome to attend this FREE and FUN week-long day camp! Camp Noah is a resiliency and preparedness day camp that helps children who have experienced natural disaster in their community. 99% of parents who sent their children to Camp Noah in 2014 said they would recommend the camp to other parents. At Camp Noah, children will learn ways to recover from the emotional affects that the June 2014 tornado had on their lives. For more details and to register today, go to:

Blood Donation

Monday, August 3rd 2015 - 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Yankton Elks Lodge
504 W 27th St

Please help and donate blood on Aug. 3rd at the Yankton Elk’s Lodge from noon-6pm.

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