Gann Valley, SD
2011 Calendar
Community Potluck Luncheon
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 @ 12:00 p.m.
Gann Valley Community Center – Main Street, Gann Valley

The Gann Valley Community Center is hosting a Noon potluck luncheon.  A representative from Monsanto
will present a check in the amount of $2500 to Jim and Cyndi Lutter.  The check will then be donated to the
Elvira Township Board for installation of a new roof on the Gann Valley Community Center.
Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 23, 2011 @ 1:30 p.m.
Buffalo County Courthouse Lawn – Main Street, Gann Valley

Come join the fun at the annual Easter Egg hunt!  This event is free and open to the public, just bring your
own Easter basket.  Prizes will be awarded for each age group.  For more information, contact Elaine Wulff
at (605)293-3217.
Memorial Day Services
Monday, May 30, 2011
St. Placidus Duncan Cemetery; Spring Hill Cemetery; Gann Valley Legion Hall

In honor and with respect to veterans and active military, both in Buffalo County and around the country, the
Abernathy American Legion and Auxiliary Post #16 will be presenting Memorial Day services at the following
locations on Monday, May 30, 2011.  Keynote Speaker – TBA

  • 9:30 a.m. – Legion Post Colors at St. Placidus Duncan Cemetery
  • 10:30 a.m. – Program at Gann Valley Legion Hall, followed by Legion Post Colors at Spring Hill   
    Cemetery.
  • 12:00 p.m. – Potluck dinner at Gann Valley Legion Hall.  Everyone is invited to bring a cold/hot dish to
    share.  Drinks and tableware will be provided.
Gann Valley Community Picnic
Sunday, June 12, 2011 @ 12:00 p.m.
Gann Valley Fire Hall
Summer Street Dance
Saturday, July 9, 2011 from 9:00 p.m.-1:00 a.m.
Gann Valley Fire Hall

Admission $5.  Live music provided by local favorite, South Hand Band.  No beer or coolers allowed.  Bring
your own bottle; the Abernathy American Legion Post #16 will be selling beer and set-ups (ice included).
Edna Ames Benefit Dance (Hiway Store Edna)
Saturday, August 13, 2011 – Starts at 9:00 p.m.
Gann Valley Fire Hall

Live music provided by local favorite, South Hand Band.  No beer or coolers allowed.  Bring your own bottle;
the Abernathy American Legion Post #16 will be selling beer and set-ups (ice included).

Sponsored by:  Budweiser; Ellwein Brothers, Inc.; Beal Distributing, Inc.; Abernathy American Legion Post
#16
Gann Valley Post Office Community Meeting
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 – Starts at 5:30 p.m.
Buffalo County Courthouse in Gann Valley

A Community Meeting with Postal representatives regarding the possible closure of the U.S. Post Office
located at Gann Valley will be held at the Buffalo County Courthouse on Tuesday, September 20, 2011, at 5:
30 p.m.  Please come with your questions and concerns to help keep our Post Office at Gann Valley.
Fall Ball
Saturday, October 15, 2011 – Starts at 9:00 p.m.
Gann Valley Fire Hall

Live music provided by local favorite, South Hand Band.  No beer or coolers allowed.  Bring your own bottle;
the Abernathy American Legion Post #16 will be selling beer and set-ups (ice included).
Veteran’s Day Potluck Dinner
Sunday, November 13, 2011 @ 12:00 p.m.
Gann Valley Community Center – Main Street, Gann Valley

The Abernathy American Legion Auxiliary will be hosting their annual potluck dinner to honor all local
veterans and their families.  Please bring a cold/hot dish to share.  Drinks and tableware will be provided.  
For more information, contact Elaine Wulff at (605)293-3217.
Have an upcoming event you would like to have posted on the Community Calendar?  Send an
email to
info@gannvalley.com.  Be sure to include dates, times and a brief description of the
event.