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October
24

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Thursday, October 24, 2019 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Location: Our Savior's Lutheran Church (909 W. 33rd Street, Sioux Falls, SD)

Why should I attend?

Those who have taken the workshop have: better health, more energy and less fatigue, less dependence on others, improved quality of life, and increased confidence managing pain.

Workshop Topics: (6 weekly, 2 1/2 hour long sessions)

  • Tips for Exercising
  • Goal Setting & Problem Solving
  • Appropriate Use Of pain Medications
  • Communitcating Better
  • Managing Stress & Depression
  • Relaxation Skills; Pacing Activity & Rest
  • Dealing with Tension, Anxiety, Frustration & Fatigue

Workshops are FREE to attend and are for adults and/or their caregivers who are experiencing everyday pain from ongoing conditions. Registration required, call 1-888-3800 or visit www.BetterChoicesBetterHealthSD.org 

October
25

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Friday, October 25, 2019 9:00am - 11:30am

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Location: Our Savior's Lutheran Church (909 W. 33rd Street, Sioux Falls, SD)

Why should I attend?

Those who have taken the workshop have: better health, more energy and less fatigue, less dependence on others, improved quality of life, and increased confidence managing pain.

Workshop Topics: (6 weekly, 2 1/2 hour long sessions)

  • Tips for Exercising
  • Goal Setting & Problem Solving
  • Appropriate Use Of pain Medications
  • Communitcating Better
  • Managing Stress & Depression
  • Relaxation Skills; Pacing Activity & Rest
  • Dealing with Tension, Anxiety, Frustration & Fatigue

Workshops are FREE to attend and are for adults and/or their caregivers who are experiencing everyday pain from ongoing conditions. Registration required, call 1-888-3800 or visit www.BetterChoicesBetterHealthSD.org 

October
29

Sad Isn’t Bad

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Sad Isn’t Bad

Location: Our Savior's Lutheran Church (909 W. 33rd Street, Sioux Falls, SD)

Do you know of any children and parents or guadrians who are grieving the loss of a loved one?

The next FREE, 4-week series of sessions will be held on October 15, 22, 29 & November 5 from 5:30-7:30 PM at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls.

Online registration is available and required at sadisntbad.com or by calling 605-299-2224. You can also email sadisntbad@gmail.com.

October
31

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Thursday, October 31, 2019 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Location: Our Savior's Lutheran Church (909 W. 33rd Street, Sioux Falls, SD)

Why should I attend?

Those who have taken the workshop have: better health, more energy and less fatigue, less dependence on others, improved quality of life, and increased confidence managing pain.

Workshop Topics: (6 weekly, 2 1/2 hour long sessions)

  • Tips for Exercising
  • Goal Setting & Problem Solving
  • Appropriate Use Of pain Medications
  • Communitcating Better
  • Managing Stress & Depression
  • Relaxation Skills; Pacing Activity & Rest
  • Dealing with Tension, Anxiety, Frustration & Fatigue

Workshops are FREE to attend and are for adults and/or their caregivers who are experiencing everyday pain from ongoing conditions. Registration required, call 1-888-3800 or visit www.BetterChoicesBetterHealthSD.org 

November
1

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Friday, November 1, 2019 9:00am - 11:30am

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Location: Our Savior's Lutheran Church (909 W. 33rd Street, Sioux Falls, SD)

Why should I attend?

Those who have taken the workshop have: better health, more energy and less fatigue, less dependence on others, improved quality of life, and increased confidence managing pain.

Workshop Topics: (6 weekly, 2 1/2 hour long sessions)

  • Tips for Exercising
  • Goal Setting & Problem Solving
  • Appropriate Use Of pain Medications
  • Communitcating Better
  • Managing Stress & Depression
  • Relaxation Skills; Pacing Activity & Rest
  • Dealing with Tension, Anxiety, Frustration & Fatigue

Workshops are FREE to attend and are for adults and/or their caregivers who are experiencing everyday pain from ongoing conditions. Registration required, call 1-888-3800 or visit www.BetterChoicesBetterHealthSD.org 

November
3

Native American Genealogy Research in South Dakota

Sunday, November 3, 2019 1:30pm - 4:30pm

Native American Genealogy Research in South Dakota

Location: Downtown Library, 200 N. Dakota Ave.

Virginia Hansen from the South Dakota State historical Society Archives will teach researchers about genealogy sources and techniques that are sometimes exclusive to Native Americans. She will discuss strategies and sources for establishing tribal affiliations and confirming familial relationships. Seating is limited and registration is recommended at www.siouxlandlib.org or call 367-8000.

November
4

Exploring Native American Heritage

Monday, November 4, 2019 3:45pm - 4:30pm

Exploring Native American Heritage

Location: Callie Branch Library, 4100 Carnegie Circle

Explore Native American Heritage Month with stories and crafts. For kids in grades K-5. 

November
5

Sad Isn’t Bad

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Sad Isn’t Bad

Location: Our Savior's Lutheran Church (909 W. 33rd Street, Sioux Falls, SD)

Do you know of any children and parents or guadrians who are grieving the loss of a loved one?

The next FREE, 4-week series of sessions will be held on October 15, 22, 29 & November 5 from 5:30-7:30 PM at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls.

Online registration is available and required at sadisntbad.com or by calling 605-299-2224. You can also email sadisntbad@gmail.com.

November
5

Dakota Daughters

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Dakota Daughters

Location: Ronning Branch Library, 3100 E. 49th Street

Follow the perspectives of three women as they describe actual events in the West from 1865-1890, leading up to the Wounded Knee Massacre. The women are Native American, African-American, and Euro-American.

November
6

Kids Discover—Weaving

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 4:00pm - 4:45pm

Kids Discover—Weaving

Location: Callie Branch Library, 4100 Carnegie Circle

Learn weaving techniques. For kids in grades 3-6.

November
7

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Thursday, November 7, 2019 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Location: Our Savior's Lutheran Church (909 W. 33rd Street, Sioux Falls, SD)

Why should I attend?

Those who have taken the workshop have: better health, more energy and less fatigue, less dependence on others, improved quality of life, and increased confidence managing pain.

Workshop Topics: (6 weekly, 2 1/2 hour long sessions)

  • Tips for Exercising
  • Goal Setting & Problem Solving
  • Appropriate Use Of pain Medications
  • Communitcating Better
  • Managing Stress & Depression
  • Relaxation Skills; Pacing Activity & Rest
  • Dealing with Tension, Anxiety, Frustration & Fatigue

Workshops are FREE to attend and are for adults and/or their caregivers who are experiencing everyday pain from ongoing conditions. Registration required, call 1-888-3800 or visit www.BetterChoicesBetterHealthSD.org 

November
7

Good Earth State Park at Blood Run: Past Present and Future

Thursday, November 7, 2019 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Good Earth State Park at Blood Run: Past Present and Future

Location: Ronning Branch Library, 3100 E. 49th Street

Naturalist Jen Nuncio will recount Blood Run's history as a settlement for thousands of Native Americans, and how it became a state park. 

November
8

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Friday, November 8, 2019 9:00am - 11:30am

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Location: Our Savior's Lutheran Church (909 W. 33rd Street, Sioux Falls, SD)

Why should I attend?

Those who have taken the workshop have: better health, more energy and less fatigue, less dependence on others, improved quality of life, and increased confidence managing pain.

Workshop Topics: (6 weekly, 2 1/2 hour long sessions)

  • Tips for Exercising
  • Goal Setting & Problem Solving
  • Appropriate Use Of pain Medications
  • Communitcating Better
  • Managing Stress & Depression
  • Relaxation Skills; Pacing Activity & Rest
  • Dealing with Tension, Anxiety, Frustration & Fatigue

Workshops are FREE to attend and are for adults and/or their caregivers who are experiencing everyday pain from ongoing conditions. Registration required, call 1-888-3800 or visit www.BetterChoicesBetterHealthSD.org 

November
9

Called to Care: A Conference for Family Caregivers

Saturday, November 9, 2019 9:00am - 1:00pm

Called to Care: A Conference for Family Caregivers

Location: Our Savior's Lutheran Church 909 W 33rd Street, Sioux Falls

Connect with local resources and build a community of support to help you care for those you love. Workshops will help you beat stress, prepare yourself and your home for caregiving and plan for the future.
 
Brunch will be provided. 
 
Free Respite Care: Available during the event at Day Break Adult Services by Active Generations. Please call 605-336-6751 to reserve a spot before 11/6/19. 

Registration: Register for free at aarp.cvent.com/CaregiverConference19 or by calling (844) 227-9304 before 11/6/19.

November
10

Lakota Language Class

Sunday, November 10, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Lakota Language Class

Location: Downtown Library, 200 N. Dakota Ave.

Tim Easter, who teaches Lakota language and culture, will lead the class. All ages and abilities welcome. 

November
13

Kids Create-Lakota Tipi

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:15pm - 4:00pm

Kids Create-Lakota Tipi

Location: Prairie West Branch, 7630 W. 26th Street

The Siouland Heritage Museum will present on how to use buffalo hides and lodge pole pine trees to construct a tipi. For kids in grades K-5. 

November
15

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Friday, November 15, 2019 9:00am - 11:30am

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Location: Our Savior's Lutheran Church (909 W. 33rd Street, Sioux Falls, SD)

Why should I attend?

Those who have taken the workshop have: better health, more energy and less fatigue, less dependence on others, improved quality of life, and increased confidence managing pain.

Workshop Topics: (6 weekly, 2 1/2 hour long sessions)

  • Tips for Exercising
  • Goal Setting & Problem Solving
  • Appropriate Use Of pain Medications
  • Communitcating Better
  • Managing Stress & Depression
  • Relaxation Skills; Pacing Activity & Rest
  • Dealing with Tension, Anxiety, Frustration & Fatigue

Workshops are FREE to attend and are for adults and/or their caregivers who are experiencing everyday pain from ongoing conditions. Registration required, call 1-888-3800 or visit www.BetterChoicesBetterHealthSD.org 

November
18

Exploring Native American Heritage

Monday, November 18, 2019 3:45pm - 4:30pm

Exploring Native American Heritage

Location: Callie Branch Library, 4100 Carnegie Circle

Explore Native American Heritage Month with stories and crafts. For kids in grades K-5. 

November
25

The Beat of Native Drums

Monday, November 25, 2019 12:00pm - 12:30pm

The Beat of Native Drums

Location: Downtown Library, 200 N. Dakota Ave.

The Roosevelt high School Native American Drumming group will perform and explain the meaning of song important to their culture. 

November
25

Exploring Native American Heritage

Monday, November 25, 2019 3:45pm - 4:30pm

Exploring Native American Heritage

Location: Callie Branch Library, 4100 Carnegie Circle

Explore Native American Heritage Month with stories and crafts. For kids in grades K-5. 

November
27

Native American Heritage Month Celebration

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am

Native American Heritage Month Celebration

Location: Downtown Library, 200 N. Dakota Ave.

Celebrate Native American Heritage month! Listen to stories and songs, then create a dreamcatcher. Presented by the Roosevelt High School Wowacintanka Club.