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Your Money, Your Goals Program to Be Held in Brookings, Sioux Falls and Watertown

September 20, 2019

SDSU Extension will be hosting a Your Money, Your Goals program on October 1 at the Brookings Public Library, October 8 at the Sioux Falls Extension Regional Center, and November 5 at the Watertown Regional Library. Each program is open to the public, free of cost and will be held from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Family Finances, Health, Older Adults

Jackie Rhode and members of the Christian Motorcyclist Association huddling for a group prayer.

Crow Creek Community Champion, Jackie Rhode, Receives Donation for Local Backpack Program

The Crow Creek Sioux Reservation is home to about 2,225 people and is located on the east bank of the Missouri River in central South Dakota. Over the past four to five years, a wellness coalition has been created, established and is currently in full force through the work of SDSU Extension and many other great partners and collaborations within the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe.

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Medicare Open Enrollment: October 15 – December 7

The annual enrollment period for Medicare is here. This is your opportunity to review your current plan and reevaluate your Medicare coverage.

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Bike Safety

View information about the benefits of biking and how to ride safely.

Better Choices Better Health Good & Healthy South Dakota Communities
Oct 30

Chronic Disease Workshop @ Sturgis

SDSU Extension will host a Better Choices, Better Health Chronic Disease Workshop on October 30 at 9:30 AM MDT at the Sturgis Community Center (1401 Lazelle St., Sturgis SD 57785).

Health, Better Choices, Better Health©

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Oct 10

Chronic Disease Workshop @ Aberdeen

This event has been cancelled, we apologize for any inconvenience this might have caused.

Health, Better Choices, Better Health©

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Governor Noem declares September 23 Falls Prevention Awareness Day

September 13, 2019

Falling is not a normal part of growing older. Falls cost our Nation an estimated $95,000 per minute in 2015, totaling $50 billion.

Health, Physical Activity, Older Adults

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Oct 10

Chronic Disease Workshop @ Sioux Falls

SDSU Extension will host a Better Choices, Better Health Chronic Disease Workshop on October 10 at 1:00 PM CDT at the Inn on Westport (4000 S. Westport Ave., Sioux Falls, SD 57106).

Health, Better Choices, Better Health©

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Oct 21

Walk With Ease (WWE) Self-Guided Program October - November

Are you looking to start walking, but not able to commit to an in-person walking group at this time? If so, SDSU Extension is excited to offer an online self-directed walking program to jumpstart your walking goals.

Walk With Ease, Health, Physical Activity

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Oct 11

Chronic Pain Workshop @ Sioux Falls

SDSU Extension will host a Better Choices, Better Health Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop on October 11 at 9 AM CST at Our Savior's Lutheran Church (909 W. 33rd St., Sioux Falls, SD 57105).

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