2015 Dell Rapids Chamber Easter Egg Hunt

The Dell Rapids Chamber will hold their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 28th, at the Dell Rapids City Park.  The event will start at 10:00 a.m. and include three different age categories:  3-years-old and under, ages four to six, and 7-year-olds and older.  The eggs will be hidden in three separate sections of the park for each age group to have their own hunt.  There will be “Golden Egg” winners as well.

Easter Egg Hunt 2015

Trent Volunteer Fire Department Pancake Supper

The 62nd Annual Trent Volunteer Fire Department Pancake Supper will be held on Thursday, March 26th, starting at 5:00 p.m. at the Trent Gym.  Adults are $6.00 and kids are $3.00 for all-you-can-eat pancakes, eggs, and sausage.  There will also be over 100 raffle prizes, plus a bake sale by Messiah Lutheran.

2015 Pancake Feed Trent

3rd Annual Relay for Life Run

The 3rd Annual Relay For Life Run

10K Run, 5K Run, 1 mile Walk, and Kids’ Relay Race
Saturday, April 25, 2015

10K – 9:00am                2015RelayForLife-WalkRunEvent
5K and 1 mile – 9:30am
Kids’ Relay Race – 11:00am

  • All proceeds go to the Dell Rapids Relay For Life.
  • Start and finish at the Dell Rapids City Park
  • Registrations accepted until April 25, but t-shirt sizes not guaranteed after April 10.
  • Children under the age of 16 MUST be accompanied by an adult.
  • Questions? Contact Rebecca.Giddens@cancer.org or (605) 323-3542.

1 mile is open to everyone and is stroller- and child-friendly – only the adult must pay entry fee to participate. Extra t-shirts are available (see below). Registration is 8:30-9:15am at the Ball Diamond on South Side of River.

10K and 5K are hand timed and include an event t-shirt. Prizes awarded to the top male and female finisher in each division for both races: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over. Registration & Warm-Up: 10k – 8:00-8:45am, 5k – 8:30-9:15am – both at the Ball Diamond on South Side of River.

Kids’ Relay Race is a four-person baton relay race, which is hand timed and includes an event t-shirt. Course will begin at Dell Rapids City Park (north side of the river) and will continue on the bike path through the park. Participants must enter as a team of four. Teams will compete in age group divisions: 6-7, 8-9, and 10-12. Prizes awarded to all runners. Check in at 10:30 in City Park.

Download the registration form by clicking here. 

Girls Everywhere Meeting the Savior (GEMS)

GEMSGEMS Girls Club will be kicking off for an exciting new year! We hope that you
will join us! Our kick off is Wednesday, September 3, 2014.

What: GEMS Girls Club

Who: Girls K-8th Grade

When: 1st and 3rd Wednesdays—3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Where: Hosted at First Baptist Church
512 East 5th Street
Dell Rapids, SD  57022
(605) 428-3756

Cost: $20
*Contact Mary Gannon or Rev. Melissa Fletcher

Check it out at www.gemsgc.org

Dell Rapids Food Pantry

The local FOOD PANTRY can always use the following items:

  • cereal (not oatmeal)
  • spaghetti or other noodles
  • hygiene items
  • toilet paper
  • brownie mixes
  • instant potatoes
  • canned fruit
  • soup
  • Jell-O and pudding (sugar free and regular)
  • condiments
  • canned meat or fish
  • peanut butter and jelly
  • laundry supplies
  • boxed meals
  • baked beans (not green)
  • bread
  • buns
  • rolls

Items can be dropped off at either the Methodist Church or put in the Lutheran Church of Dell Rapids’ grocery cart just inside the entryway.