- Great Day of Play – Wednesday, Aug. 15, from 1 to 4:45 p.m. and 6 to 8:45 p.m. at Prentis Park swimming pool. The Vermillion Recreation Department will be offering FREE admission.
- The 10th Annual Heritage Day's Ride/Run – Saturday, Aug. 18 – Sponsored by Tri-Sate area businesses. All proceeds support the Big Friend-Little Friend Youth Mentoring program in Clay and Union counties. To register, visit www.bflfmentoring.org. For more details call John Gille at 605-356-2571.
- Dakota PC Warehouse Customer Grand Opening – Saturday, Aug. 18 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. They will be running specials all day including 10 percent off all desktop and laptop computers, 10 percent off all USB 2.0 thumb-drives, $99 Sony 6.0 megapixel camera, and $2.99 software. And they will be giving away a Sony camera at 5 p.m. All sales are limited to stock on hand. Please join us in welcoming them to the community!
- USD Student Recital – Saturday, Aug. 18 at Farber Hall featuring Marjorie Spangler.
- Grace in the Park – Sunday, Aug. 19 starting at 10:45 a.m. at the band shell in Prentis Park. Great food, games, and activities! Everyone is welcome.
- Teacher's Appreciation Breakfast – Tuesday, Aug. 21 at 8 a.m. at the Vermillion High School. Area merchants are invited to show appreciation by attending and/or providing 125 promotional or informational materials for the teachers. Call 624-5571 for more information.
- Community Calendar/Weekly Update – To check out more great community events, or if you would like to submit an event or a promotion, please log onto www.vermillionchamber.com or contact 624-5571.
Upcoming Events – Mark Your Calendars!
Bull-a-Rama – Aug. 24-26. St. Agnes School Ice Cream Social – Aug. 29.
Great Dakota Wine & Music Festival – Sept. 1-2.
Spirit of Vermillion Days – Sept. 1.
Coyote Bash – Sept. 4.
United Way Taste of Vermillion – Sept. 5.
City Wide Rummage and Sidewalk Sale – Sept. 14-15. National Music Museum "Riders in the Sky … The Cowboy Way!" – Sept. 15.
St. Jude Bike Ride � Sept. 17.
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