Gann Valley, SD
2013 Calendar
Veteran’s Day Potluck Dinner
Sunday, November 10, 2013 @ 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.
Summer Dance
Saturday, July 6, 2013 – Starts at 9:00 p.m.
Gann Valley Fire Hall – Main Street, Gann Valley

A summer dance will be held with music provided by local favorite, the 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).  Lunch will available for purchase.  Sponsored by the Beal Ranch of Gann Valley.
Gann Valley Community Picnic
Sunday, June 9, 2013 @ 12:00 p.m.
Gann Valley Fire Hall – Main Street, Gann Valley

Everyone is welcome – come one, come all!  Enjoy some good ol’ fashioned homemade cookin’ while
visiting and reminiscing with neighbors, family, and friends.  Please bring a cold/hot dish to share.  Drinks
and tableware will be provided.
Memorial Day Services
Monday, May 27, 2013 – See schedule below.
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 27, 2013.  Keynote Speaker – Vivian Rearick

  • 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   
Spring Hill Cemetery Work Day
Thursday, May 23, 2013 @ 8:00 a.m.
Spring Hill Cemetery – 1 mile East of Gann Valley

Volunteers are requested for a work day at the Spring Hill Cemetery on Thursday, May 23rd, starting at 8 a.
m.  No mowers are required.
Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 30, 2013 @ 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.
Community Supper
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 @ 7:00 p.m.
Gann Valley Fire Department – Main Street, Gann Valley

Jeff Fuegen has been selected as a winner in America’s Farmers Grow Communities program.  As a
winner, he received $5,000 to be given to a non-profit organization(s) of his choice:  $2,500 was gifted to the
Gann Valley Fire Department and $2,500 to the Gann Valley Community Center.  The award, made possible
by the Monsanto Fund, will be presented on Wednesday evening, March 13, at 7:00 p.m. at the Gann Valley
Fire Department before their annual meeting.  Lunch will be served.  Everyone is welcome to attend.
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