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RC-Diocese of Rapid City 09/23
Catholics Returning Home, a 6 week series for non-practicing Catholics who are considering returning to the church begins on Tuesday, Sept. 23 @ 7pm at St. Therese,532 Adams Street. FMI: 605-939-0579, No charge and pre-registration is NOT required.
Gillette-Women of Faith 09/24
Ladies Luncheon, Wednesday, Sept. 24 @ 12:30pm at the Boot Hill Steakhouse-910 N Gurley Ave. Speaker, special feature and music. $11.00 inclusive. Reservations required for luncheon and nursery – Vickie @ 307-682-6591.
Spearfish-Mountain Plains Men’s Summit 09/26-09/27
2nd Annual Mountain Plains Men’s Summit, September 26 and 27 at the Summit in Spearfish. Pastors register free, space is limited, FMI: elevatedsight.com
RC-Literacy Council of the BH 09/27
Literacy Workshop, Thursday, Sept 27, 8:30am-3:30pm @ BH Works, 3650 Range Road. Offering training for volunteers in how to tutor adults and adolescents who need help with basic reading and writing skills. Meals & refreshments provided. FMI or to register 605-484-5364.
Sturgis-Area Arts Council 09/26-09/27
Space School Musical @ the Sturgis Public Library, 7pm each evening.
RC-Bethany Christian Services 09/27
Caffeine Crawl to raise money for Safe Families for Children, a movement of families giving hope to children & parents in crisis. Purchase a passport, spend time touring downtown. A caffeinated treat awaits you at each destination where you have your passport stamped. Saturday, Sept. 27, 9am-4pm $20.00 FMI: 605-343-7196.
RC-Zion Lutheran School 09/28
Guest author Linda Bartlett “The Failure of Sex Education in the Church: Mistaken Identity, Compromised Purity” discussion. Sunday, September 28, 2pm @ 4550 S Highway 16. FMI: 605-354-0147.
RC-Diocese of Rapid City 09/29
Heal Your Grief Bereavement Support Group, an 8 eek non-denominational support group for anyone grieving the loss of a loved one. Begins 7pm on Monday, Sept. 29 @ Blessed Sacrament Church, 4500 Jackson Blvd. Arrive early to register. FMI or to pre-register: Janece @ 60-343-5547.
Spearfish-North Point Christian Church 09/30
Financial Peace University starting Tuesday, Sept. 30 @ 6:30pm at Hudson Hall in Spearfish. Sign up online at northpintcc.net under events. Free preview class on Tuesday, Sept. 16. FMI: 605-645-9215.
RC-Fountain Springs Community Church 10/03
Launching teen program, “The Landing” is part of the Celebrate Recovery family helping our teens deal with life’s hurts habits and hang up’s in a safe Christian environment. Meal @ 6pm. FMI: on facebook celebrate recovery Rapid City.
Sundance – The United Methodist Church 10/05
In connection with other churches in the community offering the Live Stream on Big Screen of Greg Laurie’s Harvest America. October 5 @ 3rd and E Ryan. Doors open at 4:15pm. Stream brings at 4:30pm. Food and fellowship after, handicap accessible and casual attire. FMI: 307-283-1954.
Dickinson-Hillside Baptist Church 10/05
Alan Shlemon of Stand to Reason will speak from 9-1 on Making Abortion Unthinkable. Free event with lunch follows. 1123 10th Street East, FMI: 7014-590-1300.
Nisland-Independent Community Church 10/05
2 hour Good Soil Evangelism and Discipleship Seminary. Sunday, Oct. 5 @ 6:30-8:30pm with refreshments. Highway 212 in Nisland. RSVP by Sept. 30 @ 605-645-7001. Cost $5 per book.
RC-Area School District 10/06
Free development screenings at Jefferson School for children ages 3-5. Checking development in the areas of language, articulation, concept development, hearing, vision and motor skills. Screenings Oct. 6, 20 & 27. FMI or to make an appointment 605-394-1813.
RC-The Meals Program (Meals on Wheels) 10/07
Is in urgent need of volunteer drivers to deliver meals to homebound seniors in Rapid City. The requirement is 60 minutes, once a week from 11-2. Volunteer training classes required. RSVP and FMI: 605-394-6002.
Beach, ND-F.A.C. (Fellowship of Christian Athletes) 10/08
Field of Faith event at Beach High School football field. Concessions open @ 6pm, speakers include former NFL Falcons Shan Schillinger & NDSU Champion Danny “Football” Luecke. Live music, in case of inclement weather, activities will be held in the high school gym.
Sturgis-BH Gospel Quartet 10/09
BH Gospel Quartet offering an upcoming free 25th Anniversary concert at the Sturgis Community Theater, Saturday, October 4 @7pm.
Northern Hills CASA Program 10/07
Fall training Oct. 7 for new volunteers to provide a voice for abused and neglected children in the Northern Hills. 6 classes on Tuesday & Thursday evening. Interviews for those interested will be conducted in September, FMI or to apply: 605-722-4558.
Hill City-Friends of the Library 10/08
Hosting author Barbara Marshank, October 8 @ 10:15am at the Super 8, 3rd floor conference room. Free event and open to the pulic. FMI: Erica @ 605-574-2088.
Hill City-Senior Center 10/11
Hosting the annual Veteran’s Christmas Box. Collecting new items to give to the veterans so they have presents to give to their families until October 11. Monetary donations accepted as well. Drop off is @ 227 Walnut Street.
RC-John Witherspoon College 10/16
Inviting all pastors and spouses and ministry leaders to the 7th annual Black Hills Shepherds Retreat, October 16-18. FMI and to register: 605-342-0317 or johnwitherspooncllege.org
RC-John Witherspoon College 10/17
Beyond Worship Wars, planning and leading Biblical Worship Anywhere. Friday, Oct. 17,noon-3:30pm @ Rushmore Express, Keystone. $25. FMI or to register: johnwitherspooncollege.org
Spearfish-Bella Pregnancy Resource Center 10/17
Everyday Heroes Annual Gala for Life. Tickets and tables on sale for this vital fundraiser, Thursday, October 17, 6:30-8:30pm @ the Spearfish Holiday Inn. Advance reservations are needed. Tickets and FMI: 605-642-4140.
RC-Girl Scouts 10/18
Girl and Boy Scout Rally @ Cabela’s, 3231 East Mall Drive. Learn about camping, fishing, geocaching, knot tying and other scouting activities. FMI: 605-343-6355.
RC-Cornerstone Rescue Mission 10/18
Inviting all past and current Cornerstone volunteers to “Our Volunteers Are Supreme” Pizza and Ice Cream party. Oct. 18, 1-3pm @ 30 Main Street in the kitchen. RSVP by Oct 13 to Camille @ 605-718-8712.
RC-Area School District 10/20
Free development screenings at Jefferson School for children ages 3-5. Checking development in the areas of language, articulation, concept development, hearing, vision and motor skills. Screenings Oct. 20 & 27. FMI or to make an appointment 605-394-1813.
RC-Destiny Four Square Church 10/24-10/26
Occupy Conference-Heaven and Earth Collide, equipping Christians to bring heaven to earth. Friday – Sunday, October 24-26. Friday & Saturday @ 6:30pm, Sunday @ 9:30am. 927 E. Philadelphia Street with Special Guest Speaker Robert Henderson. FMI: 605-348-7958.
RC-Area School District 10/27
Free development screenings at Jefferson School for children ages 3-5. Checking development in the areas of language, articulation, concept development, hearing, vision and motor skills. Screenings Oct. 27. FMI or to make an appointment 605-394-1813.
RC-Salvation Army 10/31
30th Annual Coats for Kids Program, collecting coats through the end of October. You may drop off your NEW or gently used coats through the end of October at various locations 9-1 thru 10-31.
Spearfish-Saturday Market 10/31
Open every Saturday in Spearfish City Park, 9am-noon. Family friendly with locally grown and handcrafted items.
RC-United Way TFN
211 Information Line is a free 24/7 service people can call for answers and referrals to social service agencies, government programs and non-profit organizations. In addition, suicide crisis line and listening support for people in need.