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Special Events

May 4, 2014

Casino Speedway Opening Night Races

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 Casino Speedway is racing on the shores of beautiful Lake Kampeska in Watertown, SD... On Sunday evenings, from late April to early September, you can find the best fender-to-fender and door handle-to-door handle WISSOTA racing action on the fastest 1/4 mile dirt track in the Northern Plains. The Freedom Valu Centers Candy Toss is at 5:45 p.m. and the green flag drops at 6:00 p.m. each race night, with 3 hours of great family entertainment...

Classes Racing: Late Models, Modifieds, Midwest Modifieds & Street Stocks

Times: Pit Gates - 1:00 pm., Pit Meeting- 5:00 pm., Candy Toss - 5:45 pm., Green Flag - 6:00 pm.

 













 
 
Admission: Adults $10.00, Kids (8-13) $5.00, Age 7 & under w/ pd adult FREE, Pit Passes $25.00
 

 

May 8, 2014

V.J.Smith Motivational Speaker-Make Simple Choices Get BIG Rewards!

V.J. Smith speaker & Bestselling Author

V.J.Smith Motivational Speaker &  Bestselling Author is holding a Seminar-Make Simple Choices Get BIG Rewards!  V.J. Smiths humor is sure to accelerate you as he illustrates the five simple choices you make the give you BIG REWARDS.

The Watertown Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Watertown Area Chamber of Commerce are presenting a seminar for your employees to get inspired to make the choices to get BIG Rewards!. 

THIS IS A GREAT GIFT IDEA for ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT DAY!


We are judged by the choices we make.  In business & in our personal lives, we are faced with simple choices on how to interact with people.  In this seminar, V.J. Smith focuses on five key situations we face each day.  You will laugh & reflect on these choices during this rapid-fire session. 

Space is limited so RSVP early by May 5th.   COST is $20 per person.

 CALL 605-753-0282 to register for this event.  Space is limited to the first 100 people, so RSVP soon!


CLICK Here for more info.  




The Richest Man in Town is best-selling book of the same title.  V.J. describes how Marty, an unforgettable cashier at a local Wal-Mart store, had a profound impact on the people who went through his check-out line.  Marty became a legend in an unexpected place because he treated everybody with dignity, kindness and respect.  As V.J. says, “Marty was living proof that you don’t need money, power or title to make a difference in life.  You just need to care.”


 

May 8, 2014

Hors d ‘ oeuvre Extravaganza Silent and Live Auction fundraiser

Watertown Volunteer Centers annual Hors d ‘ oeuvre Extravaganza Silent and Live Auction fundraiser – Second Street Station 6-8 pm


 

Char Torgerson
Executive Director
Watertown Volunteer Center
(605) 886-5270
(605) 886-2275 Facsimile
chatorwvc@iw.net

May 9, 2014

Leadercast: Inspiring Watertown

Leadercast: Inspiring Watertown is a one day leader development event broadcast LIVE from Atlanta, Georgia to hundreds of sites throughout the nation.  In Watertown this event is hosted annually by the Prairie Lakes Healthcare Foundation. Leadercast: Inspiring Watertown will be held at the Watertown Event Center on May 9th from 7:45am to 3:30pm.

Visit Prairie Lakes Healthcare System's website or call 605-882-7631 for more info.

May 9, 2014

Dueling Duo for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Glacial Lakes

Dueling Duo Show

Dueling Duo is putting on a show and dinner for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Glacial Lakes at 2nd Street Station in Watertown Sd

The World's Largest Pair, the Dueling Duo, performs over 130 shows a year throughout the Midwest, wowing audiences everywhere they go. This show is truly something different...and since it's all request, it's different every time!

http://www.andygibsonmusic.com/Home_Page.html

Click here for more information  or call big brothers big sisters of the Glacial Lakes at 605-886-1554


 

 

 

 

 

May 11, 2014

Casino Speedway Marilyn Olson Memorial Late Model Racing Special

Casino Speedway Racing Car

Casino Speedway is racing on the shores of beautiful Lake Kampeska in Watertown, SD... On Sunday evenings, from late April to early September, you can find the best fender-to-fender and door handle-to-door handle WISSOTA racing action on the fastest 1/4 mile dirt track in the Northern Plains. The Freedom Valu Centers Candy Toss is at 5:45 p.m. and the green flag drops at 6:00 p.m. each race night, with 3 hours of great family entertainment...

Classes Racing: Late Models, Modifieds, Super Stocks, Midwest Modifieds & Street Stocks
Times: Pit Gates - 1:00 pm., Pit Meeting- 5:00 pm., Candy Toss - 5:45 pm., Green Flag - 6:00 pm.
Admission: Adults $10.00, Kids (8-13) $5.00, Age 7 & under w/ pd adult FREE, Pit Passes $30.00

May 12, 2014

Ducks Unlimited Watertown Sponsor Banquet

Ducks Unlimited Watertown SD

Duck Unlimited Watertown Sponsor Banquet at Lunker's Restaurant located on beautiful Lake Kampeska in Watertown SD. 

Call Brian at 605-351-9837 for more info.

May 15, 2014

Preserving Historic Windows at the Codington County Heritage Museum

Codington County Heritage Museum Logo

The Benefits of Preserving Historic Windows is an educational presentation at the Codington County Heritage Museum with historic preservation specialist Jennifer Brosz who will explain the benefits of preserving historic windows.  Jennifer will be available to answer questions about your historic home or business..  Coffee and refreshments will be served

http://cchsmuseum.org

May 16, 2014

Williams & Ree Comedy Show

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Bruce Williams & Terry Ree, "The Indian and the White Guy,"  the Williams and Ree Comedy Show have sustained a career over 40 years packing casinos, clubs, and arenas from Niagara Falls to Las Vegas with their ever-changing routine that --more times than not--steers away from the off-color Indian jokes that originally established the duo.

Dakota Sioux Casino & Hotels

16415 Sioux Conifer Road, Watertown SD
 For more info call 1-800-658-4717.

Website: http://www.dakotasioux.com/casino

May 17, 2014

Coteau Prairie Master Gardener’s Plant Sale

Plant and garden sale

Coteau Prairie Master Gardener's Plant Sale, 9:00-noon at the Codington County Extension Complex

Garden Experts will be on hand to answer your questions about gardening, give gardening tips, and garden problems in the prairie gardens  of South Dakota