Community Calendar: June 8-14, 2012

FRIDAY, JUNE 8

  • First annual Shakespeare Festival in Prentis Park, Vermillion. Event sponsored by Coyoteopoly and is free and open to the public.

Saturday, JUNE 9

  • Vermillion Area Farmers Market from 9 a.m.-noon, downtown Vermillion at the Platz Market and Main St.
  • Overeaters Anonymous at 9 a.m. Sanford Vermillion Medical Center, 20 S. Plum St., administration entrance just south of the hospital entrance in the board room.
  •   First annual Shakespeare Festival in Prentis Park, Vermillion. Event sponsored by Coyoteopoly and is free and open to the public.
  •   Westreville Festival Fun Run and Cemetery Walk, 9 a.m. at Pleasant Valley Lutheran Church, rural Vermillion. Event website: westrevillefestival.wordpress.com
  •   2012 H-WORTH OPEN to be held in memory of Matthew Hollingsworth at the Bluffs Golf Course. Shotgun start to begin at 1 p.m. All proceeds will go to the Clay County EMS Department. This is a four-person scramble that includes 18 holes of golf, catered BBQ and prizes. Sign up by contacting the Bluffs club house at 677-7058.
  •   As You Like Shakespeare!: The USD College of Arts & Sciences Scholar's Roundtable, in conjunction with the first annual S.D. Shakespeare Festival (www.sdshakespearefestival.org) features three exciting scholars, Lois Potter, University of Delaware; Peter Kanelos, Loyola University; and Darlene Farabee, USD at 3 p.m. in Farber Hall located in Old Main on USD campus.

SuNday, JUNE 10

  •   First annual Shakespeare Festival in Prentis Park, Vermillion. Event sponsored by Coyoteopoly and is free and open to the public.
  • Benefit Breakfast for Wally Thomas from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at St. Agnes School Gym, 909 E. Lewis. Hosted by Knights of Columbus and matching funds from Modern Woodmen. French toast, scrambled eggs ham, sausage, fruit, juice and coffee. Free will donation.

monday, JUNE 11

  • Al-anon meeting, 7:30 p.m. at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Linden. For more information, call 624-9764.
  •   Star Wars! Summer Discovery Series Workshop for students entering 1st-3rd grades, from 10-11 a.m. or 1-2 p.m. $10 for all four sessions! Location: National Music Museum.

Tuesday, JUNE 12

  • Vermillion Rotary Meeting from noon-1 p.m. in the Freedom Forum Conference Room of the Al Neuharth Media Center.
  •   Star Wars! Summer Discovery Series Workshop for students entering 1st-3rd grades, from 10-11 a.m. or 1-2 p.m. $10 for all four sessions! Location: National Music Museum.
  • American Legion Wallace Post and Auxiliary meeting at 7 p.m. at the Main Street Center located at 320 W. Main St.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13

  • Star Wars! Summer Discovery Series Workshop for students entering 1st-3rd grades, from 10-11 a.m. or 1-2 p.m. $10 for all four sessions! Location: National Music Museum.

thursday, JUNE 14

  •   tar Wars! Summer Discovery Series Workshop for students entering 1st-3rd grades, from 10-11 a.m. or 1-2 p.m. $10 for all four sessions! Location: National Music Museum.
  • Cancer Support Group meeting at 2:30 p.m. in Sletwold Room at Trinity Lutheran Church, 816 E. Clark. For additional information, call Marcy at 624-8706.
  • Vermillion Area Farmers Market from 3-7 p.m. at the Clay County Fairgrounds.
  • Dreaming Big Summer Film Festival featuring, "Seabiscuit," at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Vermillion Public Library. Lemonade and popcorn provided. Free and open to the public.

Planning Ahead:

  • JUNE 15 — Swedish Music in Vermillion: Hear two of Sweden's finest folk musicians, Anders and Maria Larsson, at Washington Street Arts Center in Vermillion. The public is cordially invited to attend a workshop on traditional Swedish music and dancing at 5:30 p.m. and a Swedish potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m. and a concert at 7:30 p.m. The melodies of Maria's fiddle and traditional wooden flutes join her husband Anders' traditional lilting, vocals and guitar in a musical marriage. The result of their playful improvisation is an organic, living style of Swedish music. The event is sponsored by Vermillion Area Arts Council. A $5 donation to the VAAC is requested. For further information, contact Norma Wilson at 605-624-9279 or Jerry Prentice gobearfoot@gmail.com.

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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