Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Dementia Caregiver Group

Tuesday, March 8th 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, March 9th 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.

Fish Fry Knights of Columbus South Sioux City

Friday, March 11th 2016 - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Knights of Columbus South Sioux City Fish and Shrimp Fry every Friday night from Feb 12 to March 18th from 5:00 PM to 8:00 Pm, Drive ups available.

Yankton County Seach & Rescue 2nd Annual Spaghetti Dinner & Raffle

Friday, March 11th 2016 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

 

Featuring:

  • Spaghetti – meat sauce optional
  • Meet and Greet Search & Rescue Team Members
  • Tour of the Dive Rescue & Rope Rescue Gear
  • Shirts for sale to show support of YCSAR

All proceeds will go to Yankton County Search and Rescue for the purchase of new rescue equipment such as dive gear replacements and rope rescue training and equipment.

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USD Chamber Singers in Concert

Friday, March 11th 2016 - 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The USD Chamber Singers present their tour program, “One World, Infinite Voices” which includes classical and contemporary musical selections spanning a variety of languages and cultures. The idea behind this year’s program is a celebration of cultures and the uniting thread music has across the world. During the course of the concert, the choir will sing in ten languages and present music from a wide variety of cultures, including Native American, Venezuelan, African, and Indian as well as traditional European and American folksongs and spirituals. Some of the songs featured in the program include Randall Thompson’s “Ye Shall Have a Song,” Gretchaninoff’s “Otche Nash,” and Moses Hogan’s “Elijah Rock.” There is no cost to attend, but a freewill donation will be collected.

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Spring Fling Bingo Party

Saturday, March 12th 2016 - 6:30 pm at Bloomfield Community Center
101 S Broadway St

You are invited to the Bloomfield VFW Aux. annual Spring Fling Bingo Party on March 12th.  Play Bingo for your Turkey or Hams for your Easter Celebration.  The Spring Fling Bingo will start with a supper at 6:30 pm with bingo to follow at 7 pm.  It will take place at the Bloomfield Community Center in Bloomfield, NE. All ages are welcome to play bingo.

Dementia Caregiver Group

Tuesday, March 15th 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, March 16th 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.

Sioux County Leadership 2016 March 16th& 30th

Wednesday, March 16th 2016 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm at Sioux Center Library
102 S Main Ave

Registrations are currently being accepted for Sioux County Leadership 2016, a program designed to maximize the strengths and skills of current and future community leaders.
Sioux County Leadership 2016 will include two days of training focusing on topics that include understanding ourselves and others, dealing with change, and leading development in the community.

The sessions will be held on two Wednesdays in March – March 16 and March 30 — from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. The program will be presented at the Sioux Center Library. Sessions will be taught by ISU Extension and Outreach staff members affiliated with the Community and Economic Development program.
The Sioux County Leadership 2016 program is sponsored by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach – Sioux County.
Registration is $60 with a March 7 registration deadline. Lunch is included in the program. Enrollment is limited to just 30 participants, so sign up early to reserve your spot in the class.
Newly-elected and appointed officials are encouraged to register for the program, as well as long-time leaders interested in polishing their skills, and individuals interested in getting more involved in their community.
Registration forms may be picked up and returned to the Sioux County Extension and Outreach Office, 400 Central Ave. NW, Suite 700, Orange City.
For more information about the program, please contact: Jane Nolan Goeken, ISU Extension Community Development Specialist at jngoeken@iastate.edu or

Noon Forums at Mount Marty College

Thursday, March 17th 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:

  • March 17: Jan Hausmann, “Eighteenth Century Love Stories in Novels and Films”
  • March 31: David Kahle, “Warriors for Education: A Documentary of Crow Creek Spiritual Growth”
  • April 7: Erin Riibe, “An Alaskan Adventure”
  • April 14: Alan Ferris, “Is Faster Always Better: The Psychological Consequences of Living a Fast Life”
  • April 21: Chelsie Rodabaugh, “Rosebud Service Trip”
  • April 28: Rich Lofthus, Dr. Jamie Sullivan & MMC students, “Journey to Switzerland, Germany & Austria”
  • May 5: James Reese and MMC students, “Paddlefish Readings”

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