ACA Enrollments Coming

The Rural Office of Community Services, Inc. will have a representative present to provide
informational materials and assist citizens to enroll in the Affordable Care Act and the Health
Insurance Marketplace on the following dates:
Tuesday, October 17th, 10 am – 3 pm
Thursday, November 9th, 10 am – 8 pm

Both sessions take place in the Small Conference Room. The Rural Office of Community Services, Inc. (ROCS) is a private, non-profit Community
Action Agency located in Lake Andes and Mitchell, South Dakota. CSBG funded programs service 20 counties including Aurora, Bon Homme, Brule, Buffalo, Charles Mix, Clay, Davison, Douglas, Gregory, Hanson, Hutchison, Jerauld, Jones, Lyman, Mellette, Sanborn, Todd, Tripp, Union and Yankton. Find out more about them at

Edie’s This Month

Don’t worry – you didn’t miss Edie’s October Book Shop Sale – it starts tomorrow!

Friday and Saturday, October 13th and 14th, the fantastic book deals return. The shop will be open from 10 am to 4 pm each of those days, and the book treasure to be found is sure to please. Plus, every purchase goes right back to the Library in the form of support for Library programs and equipment. Super sweet:)

Is it Parade Time yet?

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Look for us in the Dakota Days Parade tomorrow morning:) We’ll have some library swag, and will be walking with several other Vermillion cultural organizations. We can’t wait to see all your shiny faces.

P.S. NO Story Times Saturday morning, due to the parade. Please share widely.

Alternate Storytimes this weekend

Miss Beth WILL NOT be at the Library for Storytimes tomorrow morning:(
Instead, she invites you to join her at the Armory for Headstart’s 40th anniversary celebration!!
Tell your friends, and help spread the word.

We’re Back

with our full schedule of programs, that is!

All of our exciting children’s programs begin this week:

Register now for Summer Story Time sessions!  There are no fee for these programs, but registration is required. Visit our website at, and click on the Story Times link, or call us at 605-677-7060.  Each session is open until full (12 per class).  Sessions run September 11 – November 28th.

Art Storytime (4 & up):
Mondays: 5:30
Tuesdays: 11 am
Saturdays: 11 am

Movement Storytime (birth – 3):
Tuesdays: 10:15 am
Saturdays: 11 am

After School programming for 2017 begins September 11th, and runs through November 30th, 3:30 to 4:30 pm. All programs take place in the Kozak Community Room, with the exception of Minecraft, which takes place in the Youth Room. All programs are FREE and open to the public, require no registration, and are appropriate for school-aged children K-8th, with the exception of VEX IQ Robotics which is open to those aged 10 & up. Snacks are provided at all programs. Call our Circulation Desk for more information.

Afterschool Programs:
Mondays (1st & 3rd) – Nutrition/Yoga
Mondays (2nd & 4th) – Minecraft
Tuesdays (1st & 3rd) – LEGO Robotics
Tuesdays (2nd & 4th)  -VEX IQ Robotics
Wednesdays (1st & 3rd) – Cursive Class
Wednesdays (2nd & 4th) – Chess Club
Thursdays (1st & 3rd) – LEGO Club
Thursdays (2nd) – Origami Club
Thursdays (4th) – Art Club
Fridays – Library Movie!