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Development Company â�?¢ Visiting Artists Showcase Sept. 17-Oct. 7 at the Main Gallery of the Warren M. Lee Center for the Fine Arts at USD.�? The exhibition features the upcoming 2008-09 Department of Art Visiting Artists. There is a reception on Friday, Sept. 19 from 7-9 p.m. The Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays and 1-5 p.m. weekends. â�?¢ The National Music Museumâ�?�?s Brown Bag Lunch Program will feature blues player Alvin â�?�?Little Pinkâ�? Anderson performing More Front Porch Stories & Blues on Friday, Sept. 19 from 12:05-12:55 p.m.�? The Brown Bag Lunch Programs are free and open to the public. â�?¢ Citywide Rummage and Sidewalk Sale on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 19-20.�? Look for the special section and Vermillion city map in the Broadcaster and Plain Talk. Next Weekâ�?�?s Happenings: â�?¢ Coyote Luncheon/Vermillion QB Club at the USD Neuharth Center on Wednesday, Sept. 24 from 12-1 p.m.�? The program includes speakers from USD and VHS on featured sports. Catered lunch for $7.�? Everyone welcome! â�?¢ Pork Roast Fundraiser Dinner for the Senior Citizen Services Center on Thursday, Sept. 25, serving at 5:30 p.m. at 320 W. Main St.�? Open to the public. Tickets are $7 and may be purchased at the door.�? Sponsored by Ladies and Friends of the Trinity Lutheran Church and The Vermillion Senior Center. â�?¢ 19th Annual Oscar Howe Memorial Lecture on American Indian Art, Thursday, Sept. 25 at 7 p.m. in the Farber Hall in Historic Old Main at USD.�? The lecturer will be Bruce Bernstein, Ph.D.�? There will be a reception following at the Native American Cultural Center. â�?¢ Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibit â�?�?Between Fencesâ�? grand opening on Thursday, Sept. 25 from 7-9 p.m. at the W.H. Over Museum. Everyone welcome!�? The featured speaker at the grand opening is Stephen Bucklin, Ph.D., history, USD.�? This is a rare, educational opportunity of high quality.�? The exhibit will be showcased from Sept. 25-Nov. 2 with a broad array of programs, contests, tours and more planned.�? The museum will be open for the exhibit Monday-Saturday, 9-5 p.m. and Sunday 1-5 p.m. 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.vermillioncham ber.com, email vcdc@vermil lionchamber.com, or contact 624-5571. Upcoming Events â�?�? Mark Your Calendars! â�?¢ Susan G. Koman South Dakota Race for the Cure�?® on Sunday, Sept. 28 at the DakotaDome. For more information and/or to register go to www.komensouth dakota.org/race â�?¢ The Prairie Wanderers Volkssport Club Event Walk, Oct. 4 at W.H. Over Museum. For more information contact Duane Neugebauerat 605-234-0115.
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