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Wine & Dine
Join the Center in Yankon for the 13th Annual Wine & Dine event on July 8th from 5:30-8:30pm. Start out the night with light snacks and wine tasting then move on to dinner and the live and silent auctions. All proceeds benefit Meals on Wheels and Center Operations. Tickets are just $35 and include the wine tasting a wonderful meal, and dessert. Purchase your tickets at The Center, located at 900 Whiting Dr. in Yankton.
Fire & Iron Independence Ride
Join Fire & Iron station 57 for an Independence ride on Saturday, July 9th. Registration is from 11-noon at The Boat House in Yankton. Cost is $20 per rider. A free will donation meal will be available after the ride. Final cards will be drawn at 6pm as well as a live auction. A silent auction will be going on all day. All vehicle are welcome on the ride. For more information, contact Keith at (605) 638-0770.
YAA Summer Picnic
Yankton Area Arts is hosting a family friendly, patriotic summer picnic on Tuesday, July 12th at Riverside Park. The picnic is a fundraiser for the nearly 50-year-old organization.
The ticketed event will feature food by River’s Edge, lawn games, a community art creation, a silent auction, and a raffle for a picnic quilt made by the Dakota Prairie Quilt Guild. The evening will wrap up with a concert in the Riverside Park Amphitheater featuring the Yankton Area Summer Band and Mission Essential Brass, the performance group of the SD National Guard. All proceeds will support the next phase of YAA’s Make Art Happen initiative, supplementing costs associated with tuition and uniforms for Children’s Choir, reducing costs associated with children’s theater productions and education, and purchasing art subscription boxes to be awarded to kids each month of the year.
Tickets for the summer picnic in the park are $20 for adults and $10 for kids and can be purchased at G.A.R. Hall, The Lemonade Stand, or online at www.YanktonAreaArts.org. Tickets must be purchased by July 5.
Arts in the Park
Register now for Vermillion Parks and Recreations Arts in the Park, July 22nd and August 5th. Ages 5-9 from 8:30-9:30am, Ages 10-15 from 10-11am, located at the Prentis Park Bandshell. This event will include a few different fun painting activities that can let every child explore their creative side! Exploring new fun and creative ways to use acrylic paint to create art!
To register visit https://www.vermillion.us/327/Register-for-an-Activity
Boys & Girls Club Canoe Raffle
The Boys & Girls Club of Vermillion is hosting the 1st Annual Raffle for a Handcrafted Wooden Canoe. Tickets are $50 each and only 1500 tickets will be sold. The Handcrafted Wooden Canoe is donated by Four Winds Boat Shop and Woodcraft. This canoe was made in one of Dawne’s canoe workshop classes.
The Grand prize drawing will be held on Thursday, July 21, at 6:00pm during Thursdays on the Platz. You do not need to be present to win the grand prize.
All proceeds directly support operations at the Boys & Girls Club of Vermillion. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.greatfuturessd.org.
July Bragging Rights
It’s Bragging Rights on Thursday Night, Thursday, July 28th from 5-9pm. Support the community and non profits with your love of cars! Bring your classic car, motorcycle, or anything you have! Each month, a different non profit will be serving the meal for a free will donation. Bring your lawn chairs, come out for food, friends, music and supporting our community! Bragging Rights is located behind Missouri River Associates, 124 Walnut St. in Yankton. Find more information on the Facebook Event Page: July Bragging Rights.
Boys & Girls Club SUV Raffle
Join the Boys & Girls Club of Yankton for the 8th Annual SUV Raffle! Get your tickets today at www.greatfuturessd.org, HyVee, Ace Hardware, Northtown Auto, Riverfront Broadcasting, or 9th Street Clothing Co., to secure your chance to win a BRAND NEW 2022 Chevrolet Trailblazer Grand Prize or a runner-up prize of a Rubber Dockie floating water mat!
Early bird prizes will be drawn each Friday of the weeks leading up to the grand prize drawing on the evening of August 3. Tickets must be purchased by 11:59 PM on Thursday to be eligible for early bird prize drawings on Friday. Names will be re-entered after winning an early bird prize, meaning the earlier you enter, the more chances you have to win.
Then enjoy the family friendly event on August 3rd with a free meal, yard games, bouncy house, present-to-win prizes, and more. The winners of the raffle will be announced near the end of the hour.
For all raffle details, visit https://www.greatfuturessd.org/suvraffle
Step Forward to Prevent Suicide
It’s the 6th Annual Yankton Step Forward to Prevent Suicide on Saturday, August 6th located at Riverside Park Amphitheater. Registration beginning at 8:15 with program starting at 9:00am. Wendy Mamer will be the honorary speaker, sharing her personal story of the loss of her father to suicide. The 1.5 mile walk will begin immediately following Ceremony. Live music will be provided by Monte Gulick.
Put together a team or register as an individual as we continue to step forward to prevent suicide and support those bereaved by loss. Register to walk or make a donation at www.p2p.onecause.com/stepforwardyankton.
August Bragging Rights
It’s Bragging Rights on Thursday Night, Thursday, August 25th from 5-9pm. Support the community and non profits with your love of cars! Bring your classic car, motorcycle, or anything you have! Each month, a different non profit will be serving the meal for a free will donation. Bring your lawn chairs, come out for food, friends, music and supporting our community! Bragging Rights is located behind Missouri River Associates, 124 Walnut St. in Yankton. Find more information on the Facebook Event Page: August Bragging Rights.