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Revised: 11/14/17                                        Kill Date                                                 
West River Operation Christmas Child    Nov
If your church, organization or family would like empty shoeboxes to fill for the 2017 Operation Christmas Child Shoebox season, boxes can be picked up at Dove Christian Center (1213 Harmony Heights Lane, Rapid City SD 57701) during our regular business hours, Monday-Thursday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm. If you would like to schedule another more convenient pick up time, contact Nancy at 605-391-7394. They are available in cases of 100, or individually. National Collection Week is November 13-20th - and filled boxes can be brought to Dove Christian Center. FMI: 605.391.7394

The Corner Stone Rescue Mission     Nov
Corner Stone Rescue Mission needs a flock of turkeys – the frozen kind. It takes about 30 turkeys to feed the approximate 300+ guests that we have at 30 Main Street in Rapid City for the Thanksgiving meal. Turkeys can be dropped off at 30 Main Street at any time before Thanksgiving. Thanks for helping feed the hungry this holiday season. FMI: 605.341.2741

Hope Center         Nov-Dec
All it takes is one crisis, one illness, one trauma, and one turn in the economy and what someone considered a normal life is now a daily struggle to stay warm, to find food, to survive. Many in this community find themselves in situations like these every day. Please join Hope Center in their mission to raise a $100,000 to ensure people will have a safe place to go to receive support and services. You will be providing men, women, children and elderly the empathy, care and compassion they deserve. FMI: 605.716.4673

Cornerstone Thrift Store       Nov-Dec
Being homeless is always difficult but being homeless during winter is especially difficult. Cornerstone Thrift Store, 401 11th Street, Rapid City, is once again gathering coats, hats, gloves. Long underwear, snow pants, overalls, and snow boots for women, children, and men (especially XL, 2XL, 3XL). These items can be dropped off at this location, 401 11th Street, Rapid City and will be distributed to our guests. FMI: 605.716.2768

Box Elder/ Douglas School District Community Library  Nov-May 2018
Now through May 24th 2018 enjoy book reading and activities at the Douglas High School Library (420 Patriot Dr., Box Elder, SD). Hours are: Monday through Wednesday 3:30-5:30pm and Thursday 3:30-7:30pm. Days school is not in session this event will be closed. FMI: 605.923.0030

Spearfish Farmer’s Market      Nov-May 2018
The Spearfish Farmer’s Market will be in downtown Spearfish starting Nov. 4th through the last Saturday in May 2018. The Market will be from 9-12pm every Saturday. Enjoy fresh produce and much more at 111 East Illinois Street, Spearfish SD. FMI: 605.642.4932

Center for Financial Resources      11/15
The Center for Financial Resources will offer their monthly Student Loan Boot Camp class on Wednesday, Nov. 15th, 12-1pm, at their office located at 705 E 41st Street in Sioux Falls. This class will look at the different types of student loans, repayment programs, and consolidation options and what to do if borrowers fall behind on payments. To attend the class you will need to register either through the calendar at www.LssSD.org or by calling 888.258.2227.

Rapid City Public Library       11/15
Discover 3D printing at the downtown Rapid City Public Library (610 Quincy Street) now until Nov. 15th during regular library hours. Learn how to design and print your own customized sports-themed keychain. Limit 1 free print per person. Also, during these days head upstairs at the library and learn to code Sphero, the app-controlled robot ball. FMI: www.rapidcitylibrary.org

Mommy’s Closet and Volunteers of America    11/16
Mommy’s Closet and Volunteers of America are hosting ‘Soup for a Cause’ on Nov. 16th at the Central States Fairground from 5:30-7:30pm. This is a fundraiser to benefit Services in the Rapid City Community and some of the services include feeding, sheltering and supporting ones in need. There will be handcrafted bowls, games for kids, live music and gourmet soups. Cost for families are $25, adults are $10 each, kids are $5 and 5 and under are free. FMI: 605.341.8336

Know the Covering Ministries      11/16
Know the Covering Men's Ministries would like to invite both men and women to our fundraising event on November 16th, from 6-8pm. It will be held at the Canyon Lake Resort Lodge, 2720 Chapel Lane, Rapid City, SD. Come hear about Know the Covering and how God is working through them to set the hearts of mighty men on fire worldwide. Register at: www.knowthecovering.com/fundraiser

Rainbow Bible Ranch       11/17
On November 17th at 6:30pm Rainbow Bible Ranch is doing their Annual Pie Auction. This will help reach hundreds of kids and their families for the Kingdom. FMI: www.Rainbowbibleranch.org 

Zion Lutheran Church       11/18
From 8-2pm Zion Lutheran Church is having their 13th Annual Craft Fair which will have over 40 local vendors with a variety of handmade crafts and home business. Church is located at 4550 South Hwy 16 [by the water tower]. Also, a huge bake sale, just in time for Thanksgiving.  Rolls, coffee, deserts and sloppy joes served throughout the day. FMI: 605.718.1516

Saturday Night Alive       11/18
Saturday Night Alive is having a Thanksgiving meal this coming Saturday, Nov. 18th at 6pm. Turkey, potatoes and dressing will be provided. A short devotional will be shared. For an address and directions please call 605.209.6677.

Church Response Community Pantry     11/19
The annual Church Response Community Pantry Holiday Salute features a concert and silent auction on Nov. 19th from 1-4 pm at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 717 Quincy Street, Rapid City. Silent auction items from local merchants will include gift certificates, decorating items, quilts, Christmas baked goods and more. Non-perishable food donations will be accepted at the door. FMI: 605.342.5360/ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Rapid City Area Schools       11/20
The Rapid City Area School District will offer free developmental screening at Jefferson School for children ages 3-5 years old. These developmental screenings check a child’s development, hearing, vision and motor skills. Info about the child’s development is shared with the parents along with ideas to help enhance their children’s development. This will take place on Nov. 20th. Please call 605.394.1813 to make an appointment.

Hills of Grace Fellowship       11/21
Hills of Grace Fellowship is having PIE BINGO NIGHT on Nov. 21st starting at 6:30pm come play bingo and take home your favorite flavor of pie; just in time for thanksgiving! We will also provide a concession stand for goodies. Location is inside the Rushmore Mall next to At Home store, 2200 North Maple Ave, Rapid City. All proceeds go to our Amplify Youth Group for summer camp!

Annual Sturgis Alliance of Churches     11/23
It's time again for the Annual Sturgis Alliance of Churches Thanksgiving Day Dinner. It will be held at the Sturgis Community Center on November 23rd (1401 Lazelle Street, Sturgis SD); worship gathering from 10-10:30am in the Community Center Theater and meals will be served from 11-4pm. This is a free event. Volunteer families are needed to prepare turkeys and hams, if you can help call 605.206.0265.

Newell Festival of Trees       12/02
Newell Festival of Trees on Dec. 2nd at 9am to 4pm where the Festival of Trees Opening will be taking place at Newell City Hall. Admission is 2 cans of non-perishable food items per person. Complimentary lunch will be provided. Other activities and a lot of excitement will be awaiting you. FMI: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

First Wesleyan Church       12/02
Come do your Christmas shopping and pick up your baked goods on Saturday, December 2nd, 10-2:00pm at First Wesleyan Church located at 3040 Marlin Drive in Rapid City. A variety of homemade items to choose from including baked goods, books, cards, coffee, jewelry, wood art and lots more! FMI: 605.721.1880

Festival of Trees        12/02
At the Festival of Trees in Newell, Dec. 2nd there’s an opportunity to bid on 2 guided hunts-Deer or Antelope for the 2018 season. Admission to the Festival is 2 cans of non-perishable food items for the Newell Food Bank. These guided hunts support the Newell Fire Dept. and Ambulance Dept. Doors open at 9am at the Newell City Hall in SD (121 3rd Street, Newell SD). FMI: 605.390.4072

Bells of the Hills        12/03
Bells of the Hills invites you to their annual Christmas Concert, “Christmas Dreams,” on Sunday, December 3rd at 2pm. This free concert will be held at First Congregational Church, 1200 Clark Street, Rapid City. FMI: 605.209.8216/ www.bellsofthehills.org

Adventist Fruit Program       12/04
Friends and neighbors, Adventist Fruit Program is here and you can order juicy navel oranges, grapefruit, mandarins and combo boxes online at www.rcadventistfruit.com or call 605.519.8074. Be sure to order by Dec. 4th for pickup on Dec. 18th.

Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help    12/04
You are invited to ‘Mercy Night’ at Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, a candlelit evening of adoration, prayerful music and healing prayer at 6:30-9:30pm. Rest in the heart of God’s mercy and experience His peace. Church address is 520 Cathedral Drive, Rapid City. FMI: 605.342.0507

Rockpile Museum        12/09
Registration is now open for the Campbell County Rockpile Museum’s December 9th Christmas Crafts Family Day. Children age pre-school through 12 years are invited to attend with a parent/grandparent project just in time for Christmas (located at 900 W 2nd Street, Gillette WY). Program runs from 10-12pm. Family Day events are FREE but reservations are required. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 307.682.5723 to make your reservations.

Rapid City First United Methodist Church    12/10
The holidays can be hard if you've lost a loved one. If this is you, know that God wants to comfort you. Come to the "Service of Light and Hope for those who are grieving," a special service of prayer, worship and thanksgiving held December 10th at 2pm at Rapid City First United Methodist Church located at 629 Kansas City Street, Rapid City. FMI: 605.342.4498

Open Bible Christian Center         12/14
On Thursday, Dec. 14th at 12pm all senior citizens are invited to enjoy a free lunch and entertainment provided by Creekside Christian School. This will be held at Open Bible Christian Center located at 2225 E. Saint Patrick Street, Rapid City. Please RSVP by calling 605.342.4496.

Heritage Center Gallery       12/21
In the Heritage Center Gallery (1635 Reata Drive, Gillette WY) come enjoy the 29th Annual Invitational Wreath Exhibit starting Nov. 27th through Dec. 21st. The exhibit features wreaths crafted by local non-profit organizations and elf trees decorated by pre-school students. Wreaths on display are available for purchase via silent auction. All monies will be donated back to the sponsoring charities. A $100 cash prize is awarded for the “Best in Show.”  FMI: 307.682.0552