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September
21

Sioux Falls Walk to Defeat ALS

Saturday, September 21, 2019 8:30am - 12:00pm

Sioux Falls Walk to Defeat ALS

Location: Sertoma Park, 4300 S Oxbow Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57106

The Walk to Defeat ALS is the #1 way to unite and fundraise for those living with ALS. Each year, fundraising through the Walk drives bold and urgent innovation as we march together toward a cure for ALS. To register, please visit: www.walktodefeatals.org.

September
25

Even Here: A Community Conversation About Opioids

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 7:30am - 2:00pm

Even Here: A Community Conversation About Opioids

Location: Washington Pavilion, downtown Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls is not immune to the devastation of opioid addiction. Join us for a conversation about opioids, featuring the persepctives of both national and local experts.

Wednesday, September 25 at the Washington Pavilion. REGISTER ONLINE.

  • Morning Session: 7:30-11:00 a.m. - FREE
  • Afternoon Session with Lunch: 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. ($20 for lunch)

Schedule
Morning Session
7:30 AM—Doors open, registration, light breakfast 
7:45 AM—Screening of the documentary Heroin(e) – Belbas Theater
8:30 AM—Keynote Session with Sam Quinones, author of the book Dreamland
9:55 AM-10:15 AM—Break and Vendor Fair
10:15 AM—Local Perspectives Panel providing information about the impact of opioids in the Sioux Falls community from the voices of public health, law enforcement and first responders, and an impacted family. Moderated by Angela Kennecke. 
11:15 AM— Closing Remarks, followed by a book signing with Sam Quinones.

Afternoon Session with Lunch
11:30 AM— Policy Approaches to Addressing Opioids Luncheon – Schulte Room
The afternoon includes a presentation by Jill Krueger, from the Network of Public Health Law, regarding state and local approaches to addressing opioids, as well as question and answer session with Jill Krueger and Sam Quinones.
1:55 PM—Closing Remarks.
2:00 PM—Event concludes.

September
28

South Dakota Oral Cancer Foundation Walk/Fun Run

Saturday, September 28, 2019 9:00am - 12:00pm

South Dakota Oral Cancer Foundation Walk/Fun Run

Location: Cherry Rock Park

Join us for this 5k walk/fun run to raise money and awareness for oral cancer.

This is a family and pet friendly event with a Zumba warm-up, face painting, balloon twisting and DJ. Hope to see you there!

September
28

Health Connect Fair

Saturday, September 28, 2019 11:00am - 3:00pm

Location: Sioux Falls Arena 1201 North West Ave, Sioux Falls

Free For All Ages- Free Lunch / Free Door Prizes / Free Flu Shots (18years and older) / Free Medical Screenings (No copay required) 

Entertainment: Phil Baker, Rockin' Red and Magic by Ryan, Kids Games and Activities, Tiger Rock Demonstrations, Face Painting, Community Resource Booths, Ballon Animals, Blood Drive, SD International Queens Meet and Greet  

October
3

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Thursday, October 3, 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
5

Sioux Empire Smiles-Free One Day Dental Clinic

Saturday, October 5, 2019 8:30am - 2:00pm

Sioux Empire Smiles-Free One Day Dental Clinic

Location: Children's Dental Center 3813 S Kiwanis Circle

Sioux Empire Smiles is a free, one-day comprehensive dental clinic for children 18 and under. The program is designed for children who are uninsured, underinsured, in pain, have not recently seen a dentist, or who cannot for whatever reason obtain dental care.

Doors open at 8:30 a.m.

This event is sponsored by the Sioux Empire United Way, SD Dental Foundation, Henry Schein and the Southeast District Dental Society.

October
10

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Thursday, October 10, 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
11

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Friday, October 11, 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
12

Fight the Flu 5K

Saturday, October 12, 2019 9:00am - 11:00am

Fight the Flu 5K

Location: Sertoma Park in Sioux Falls

Come help the Sioux Falls Area Immunization Coalition “Fight the Flu” at their inaugural “Fight the Flu 5k + Fun Run.”

Influenza, better known as the flu, is a contagious respiratory disease that can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. The best way to prevent seasonal flu is by getting a flu vaccination each year. Join this community effort to increase awareness about the importance of the  influenza vaccination.

5K + FUN RUN REGISTRATION PRICES

  • EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION $25.00 - deadline is Oct. 6
  • REGULAR REGISTRATION $30.00
  • CHILDREN 12 & YOUNGER ARE FREE!!

For additional information or to register please visit www.immunizesiouxfalls.com.
 

October
15

Sad Isn’t Bad

Tuesday, October 15, 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
17

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Thursday, October 17, 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
18

Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Friday, October 18, 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
22

Sad Isn’t Bad

Tuesday, October 22, 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
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
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
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
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
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