Community Calendar: May 13-19, 2011

Today, May 13

� Brown Bag Lunch Program: �Product Endorsement by Early-American Cornet & Trumpet Soloists, 1900-1950,� 12:05 p.m. at the National Music Museum, located on the USD campus, corner of Clark & Yale St. Open to the public at no charge.

Saturday, May 14

� Clay County Historical Rummage, 7:30 p.m. at the Austin Whittemore House, 15 Austin St. To donate items, stop by the Austin Whittemore House. Mattresses and large furniture cannot be accepted.

� South Dakota Quilt Documentation Project, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 14 at the W. H. Over Museum in Vermillion. This is a statewide effort to record quilts in South Dakota that were completed before 1970 and will be available for future research that involves the history of women in South Dakota and Dakota Territory. Quilt owners can bring up to three quilts to be recorded. For further information, contact Mary Fitzgerald at 428-5629. To participate as a Vermillion evaluator, call the museum at 677-5228 or Maxine Johnson at 624-4166 to schedule a time.

� Roosters FREE Poker Run. For more information, visit www.rostershd.com or 712-252-2750.

Sunday, May 15

� South Dakota Quilt Documentation Project, from 1-4:30 p.m. May 15 at the W. H. Over Museum in Vermillion. This is a statewide effort to record quilts in South Dakota that were completed before 1970 and will be available for future research that involves the history of women in South Dakota and Dakota Territory. Quilt owners can bring up to three quilts to be recorded. For further information, contact Mary Fitzgerald at 428-5629. To participate as a Vermillion evaluator, call the museum at 677-5228 or Maxine Johnson at 624-4166 to schedule a time.

� Vermillion High School Graduation, 2:30 p.m. at the DakotaDome.

Monday, May 16

� Salad Luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Masonic Temple on Main St. (located above Murph�s Appliance). Public welcome! Tickets $6. Sponsored by Juno Chapter Order of the Eastern Star.

� Al-anon meeting, 7:30 p.m. at St. Paul�s Episcopal Church, corner of Main & Linden. For more information, call 624-9764.

Tuesday, May 17

� Vermillion Rotary Club meeting, Noon-1 p.m. in the Freedom Forum Conference Room of the Al Neuharth Media Center.

Wednesday, May 18

� Preservation Wednesday, 7 p.m. at the Vermillion Public Library. Presented by the Clay County Historic Preservation Commission. Open to the general public free of charge.

Thursday, May 19

� Vermillion Area Farmers Market, 3-7 p.m. at the Clay County Fairgrounds.

� After 31 years of service to the residents of Vermillion and Clay County, Rose Hirocke is retiring from the Vermillion Office of the Dept. of Social Services. An open house will be held from 4-6 p.m. at the Community Room of the Vermillion Public Library.

� Vermillion Eagle Riders Supper Ride, kickstands up promptly at 6 p.m. leaving from the Eagles Club and riding to Centerville Steakhouse.

Planning Ahead:

� MAY 20 � Brown Bag Lunch program, �Vermillion�s Own King of the Guitar,� featuring T. Wilson King, South Dakota poet/songwriter, playing acoustic and bottle-neck guitars, 12:05 p.m. at the National Music Museum located on the USD campus, corner of Clark & Yale streets. Open to the public at no charge.

� JUNE 23-25 � 2011 Vermillion Annual Citywide Rummage Sale. Watch your Plain Talk and Broadcaster Press for more details.

� JUNE 27-JULY 1 � Sharing the Dream June Trip to Guatemala: Limit of seven people. Visit cooperatives, schools, the Elder Center, and share with our brothers and sisters in Guatemala. $1,100 per person (includes everything in Guatemala). Airfare extra. Contact Diane at diane@sharingthedream.org for more information.

Does your business or organization have an event you would like included in the Community Calendar?  If you do please call the Vermillion Area Chamber of Commerce and Development Company at 605-624-5571 or e-mail vcdc@vermillionchamber.com or contact the Plain Talk at 605-624-2695 or e-mail david.lias@plaintalk.net.

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