- National Music Museum Brown Bag Lunch Program – Friday, Dec. 14 at 12:05 p.m. at the National Music Museum. "Holiday Brass," featuring the USD Faculty brass Quintet.
- USD Winter Graduation Commencement – Saturday, Dec. 15 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the DakotaDome.
- The Vermillion Theater is once again offering free movies during the holidays!
Dec. 15 – Daddy Day Camp, PG – 1 and 3 p.m.
Dec. 22 – Shrek 3, PG – 1 and 3 p.m.
- Spaghetti Feed and Silent Auction – Saturday, Dec. 15 at the Vermillion Armory from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. The friends of B Battery 147th Field Artillery will be raising funds to bring 185 soldiers from southeast South Dakota home for Christmas before their deployment to Iraq. If you are unable to attend this event, you can mail your monetary contributions to: Friends of B Battery, P.O. Box 1069, Mitchell, SD 57301. Please come out and support our troops and bring them home for Christmas!
- Breakfast with Santa – Saturday, Dec. 15, 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Mister Smith's Caf� in Jones' Food Center. Come and meet, greet and eat with Santa for the final time before his big trip! Kids 10 and under have a breakfast special of all-you-can-eat pancakes with Land 'O Lakes milk or orange juice for only 99 cents. Call 624-2624 for more information.
- Valiant Vineyards Winery Holiday Open House – Sunday, Dec. 16, 12 to 5 p.m. Holiday wine tasting, hors d'�uvres, and discounts on wine prices.
- USD Department of Music Holiday Concert – Sunday, Dec. 16 from 3 to 5 p.m. in Slagle Auditorium. The USD Department of Music presents their annual Holiday Concert, an extravaganza of music of all genres and ensembles of all combinations. A $5 donation is requested at the door.
- VCDC Holiday Shopping Rewards Program – When you shop at participating businesses from Dec. 1 through 22 and spend $25 or more per visit, you can be registered to win the Holiday Shopping Rewards Grand Prize Drawing.
To check out more great community events, or if you would like to submit an event or a promotion, please log on to www.vermillionchamber.com or contact 624-5571.
Upcoming Events -
Mark Your Calendars!
VHS Holiday Faculty Recital – Dec. 20.
Celebrate Vermillion – Dec. 31.
Dakota Farm Show – Jan. 8, 9 and 10.
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