Community Calendar: May 27-June 2

Today, May 27

� Brown Bag Lunch program, �Traditional Dances and Folk Music of Denmark,� featuring the dynamic dueo, Mette Kathrine Jensen (accordion) and Kristian Bugge (fiddle) from Odense, 12:05 p.m. at the National Music Museum, located on the USD campus on the corner of Clark & Yale St. Free and open to the public.

Monday, May 30

� 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 31

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

Thursday, June 2

� Vermillion Area Farmers Market, 3-7 p.m. at the Clay County Fairgrounds. Event includes education session for customers on �What�s Cooking?� Herbs & their Many Uses from 6-7 p.m. with Amy Schweinle and Meredith Flynn.

Planning Ahead:

� JUNE 3 � Brown Bag Lunch Program, �Strumming Along … Singing a Song,� at 12:05 p.m. at the National Music Museum located on the USD campus on the corner of Clark & Yale St. Free and open to the public.

� JUNE 3 � Hospital Auxiliary meeting, 2 p.m. at Care Center Dining Room, 125 Walker St.

� JUNE 4 � Vermillion Area Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-noon, downtown Vermillion at Ratingen Platz, Market & Main streets.

� JUNE 4 � Southeast South Dakota�s Iron Butt Run Challenge. Contact Steve Williams at 605-677-8068 for more information or attend a Vermillion Eagle Riders meeting.

� JUNE 8 � Summer Film Festival: �The Joy Luck Club,� is featured in the Cultural Clips series, at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Vermillion Public Library. Free and open to the public.

� JUNE 11 � Annual H-WORTH?OPEN at The Bluffs. Call The Bluffs clubhouse (677-7058) to sign up for an 18-hole scramble tournament in memory of Matthew Hollingsworth. The day includes golf, prizes and a BBQ afterwards. Proceeds from this tournament are given to the Clay County EMS Dept.

� JUNE 14 � American Legion Auxiliary Wallace Unit #1 meeting, 7 p.m. at the Senior Citizen Center.

� JUNE 23 � Annual Ice Cream Social sponsored by Clay County Historical Society, 5-7 p.m. at the W.H. Over Museum. Taverns, chips, homemade pies, cake, ice cream, coffee and lemonade will be served. Carry outs available. The McNeills from Springfield will provide music. Transportation will be provided from the parking areas to the front door of the museum. Freewill donation will be accepted.

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

� JUNE 24 � Midsommar at Dalesburg – 142nd Annual Midsommar at Dalesburg Lutheran Church. Scandinavian Smorgasbord serving from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Afternoon program at 2 p.m. with songs and stories, evening program at 7 p.m. with �The Great Pretenders,� raising of the Midsommar Pole & folkdancing.

� JUNE 27-JULY 7 � 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 for more information.

� JULY 13 � Ice Cream Social, 5-7 p.m. at Concordia Lutheran Church, 7 S. University Street. The community is welcome.

� JULY 21, AUG. 4 & 18 � Thursdays on the Platz, from 6-8 p.m. corner of Market & Main streets. Live music on Ratingen Platz.

� SEPT 17 � Historic Vermillion Walk hosted by Prairie Wanderers Volksport Club, Start Times: 9 a.m.- Noon; Finish by 3 p.m. Distance: 5K/10K. Start at W. H. Over Museum – trail to go through historic downtown, bike path along Vermillion River and through the USD campus. Pets not permitted at the start point. No �A� award for this event. IVV Credit $3; Fun Walkers $2. For more information, contact Duane Neugebauer at 605-734-0115.

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 or contact the Plain Talk at 605-624-2695 or e-mail

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