What EVENTS did I miss?
Saturday, January 11 @ 7:00pm
Bible Study. We are starting the New Year off with a Bible Study on “Planning for the New Year”, lead by Dale Bartscher. We will be meeting at Darcie’s for the Bible Study. Join us as we delve into the Word and share fellowship and discussion. Call Darcie @ (605)209-6677 for more information and/or directions.
Saturday, January 18 @ 1:00pm
Snowshoeing in Spearfish Canyon. This event is hosted by the Black Hills Christian Singles’ group. Snowshoes are provided by Game, Fish and Parks and must be reserved. Please call or text Vicki @ (605)569-0355 with your shoe size before January 18th. Meet at the Latchstring Inn at Savoy, Spearfish Canyon at 1pm. Questions? Directions? Call Vicki @ (605)569-0355.
Saturday, January 25 @ 1:30pm
Ice Skating @ Main Street Square, Rapid City. This is open skating so children and adults are encouraged to participate. Cost is $3.00 each for skate rentals and $5.00 each for adults. In case of bad weather, we will meet at Roosevelt Ice Arena, 235 Waterloo St., Rapid City—same time. After skating, join us for a potluck Soup Supper @ 5pm at Darcie’s. Bring soup, soup accompaniments, or pie to share. For more information or directions, please call Darcie @ (605)209-6677.
Saturday, February 1 @ 7:00pm
Coffee House. Meet at the Coffee Mall, 3409 West Main St., Rapid City for our Coffee House. The musical entertainment will be Pastor Paul Muller, pastor of Freedom Church (formerly Free Methodist Church). Paul is an accomplished guitarist and musician. His forte is contemporary Christian music. Come join us for fellowship and fun. Cost is $2.00 each for a cover charge and beverages are available for an additional fee. For more information, contact Lila @ (605)484-1460.
Sunday, February 2 @ 4:00pm
Super Bowl Party. Join us at Darcie’s to watch the Super Bowl together as well as enjoy each others’ company with fellowship, food and fun. Bring snacks to share. Call Darcie @ (605)209-6677 for more information or directions.
Friday—Saturday, February 7-8
Community Service Project @ Youth and Family Services. This is the annual Dinner Theatre at YFS where volunteers are needed to help in a variety of ways including serving, washing dishes, greeting, seating, etc… Contact Darcie @ (605)209-6677 for more information.
Saturday, February 15 @ 5:30pm
Italian Dinner. Come enjoy wonderful Italian food, music, fun and fellowship at Bible Fellowship Church, 1212 E. Fairmont Blvd., Rapid City. A Love Offering will be taken to pay for the food and entertainment. Please RSVP to Darcie @ (605) 209-6677 no later than February 12th. Information and directions are available through Darcie @ (605)209-6677.
Saturday, February 22 @ 3:15pm
Community Service Event in Spearfish visiting people in the Dorsett Senior Center. This event is hosted by the Black Hills Christian Singles’ group. The Dorsett Center is located at 1020 10th St., Spearfish. For more information and/or directions, please call or text Vicki @ (605)569-0355. After the visitation, people are invited to go out together for a snack or supper at a local restaurant where you will be responsible for your own meal/snack.
Saturday, March 8 @ 7:00pm
Bible Study @ Darcie’s. Pastor Doug Heck will be bringing us a study from the Bible. Doug is a former member of Saturday Night Alive who has led Bible Studies for SNA before. Following the Bible Study, Jeff will be sharing about his upcoming trip to Portugal. We will have a prayer time for him to help send him on his way. Please contact Darcie @ (605)209-6677 for more information and/or directions. Come for a great time of study and prayer.
Saturday, March 15 @ 5:30pm
Tropical themed potluck and sharing from Shelley about her trip to Vanuatu, Australia and New Zealand. We will be meeting in the community room at the Bridgewood Estates apartments, 415 E. Minnesota St., Rapid City. Bring food to share with a tropical theme. Shelley will be sharing slides and information about her trip. If you wish, you may bring your swimming suit and towel to use the swimming pool and hot tub after the meal and sharing. This will be a fun evening with lots of information, pictures and sharing as well as good food. For more information, please call Sherri @ (605)521-8933
Saturday, March 29 @ 6:00pm
Meal @ southside Pizza Ranch, 405 Stumer Rd., Rapid City. This is a time to get together for fun, fellowship and food. Each person who attends will be responsible for their own meal. We will also be recognizing several people who have served on the leadership committee but, for various reasons, are resigning. Come for a great time and awesome chicken!! For more information, contact Darcie @ (605)209-6677
Sundays, March 2, 9, and 16
Black Hills Christian Singles invitation: They will be showing the Dream to Destiny DVD series by Pastor Robert Morris from Gateway Church in Texas. It will be at Lynne’s home at 6 pm each Sunday evening. This series is based on Joseph of the Old Testament. Pastor Morris presents the life of Joseph and the tests that God will put us through to reach our Destiny. The tests include: The Pride, Pit, Palace, Purity, Prison, Prophetic, Pardon, Purpose, Power and Prosperity tests. Call or text Vicki at 605-569-0355 for directions
Saturday, April 5 @ 7:00pm
The Homeschoolers Association will be presenting one-act plays and speeches to prepare for an area speech and debate contest. Please join us @ Christian Life Ministries, 1948 N. Plaza Dr., Rapid City to support these high school students and enjoy an evening of great entertainment and education. Coffee and dessert will be served as well. Contact Laurel @ (605)545-4852 for more information.
Saturday, April 12 @ 6:00pm
Black Hills Christian Singles invites us to a presentation of the Apostle John sharing the Gospel of John @ Calvary Temple Assemblies of God Church, W. Hwy. 14, Spearfish, SD. For more information, please call Vicki @ (605)569-0355
Saturday, April 26 @ 6:00pm
Putz and Glo, black light mini golf, south Hwy. 16, 23694 Stato Rim Dr., Rapid City. Cost is $8.95 per adult, $7.95 per kids (ages 5-11, under 5 free). We do have coupons available for $1.00 off adult price. Contact Kaye at (605)858-4073 for more information and/or directions. Come prepared for a great time. We may go out to eat afterwards so come prepared if interested
Saturday, May 10 @ 6:00pm
Potluck and Bible Study at Christian Life Ministries, 1948 N. Plaza Dr., Rapid City. Josh Brown, a great speaker from a local church will be doing a study called, “Sacred Singleness”. Bring a dish to share and your Bibles and come prepared to enjoy great food and a great study. Please contact Laurel @ (605)545-4852 for more information and/or directions. We hope to see you all there.
Friday, May 16 and Saturday, May 17
Leadership Conference featuring Dennis Franck. Dennis is a well-known leader of Single Adult Ministries in the Assemblies of God Church and has a heart for single ministries. He will be presenting strategies and helps for single adult leaders. Place and time will be announced at a later date
Friday, May 30 @ 7:00pm
Square Dance and More! - Come for some great fun! Square, circle and line dancing will be taught - and we'll do a little waltzing and swing just for fun too! No experience is required, caller will guide us through each step. You are invited to bring friends. Please bring a plate of finger food/cookies/goodies etc to share! Water will be provided. We're gunna try and start dancing at 7:00 so come a little early if you can! Starting with a really fun, really easy dance that *everyone* can do!! Location: Newman Center at 316 E Kansas City Street near the School of Mines, Rapid City, SD. Contact Dianne for more information 605.391.0525 A donation jar will be placed out to help with the costs. This is not a planned Saturday Night Alive event but an event with SNA friends invited.
Saturday, May 31 @ 6:00pm
Black Hills Christian Singles is hosting a Coffee House in Spearfish. For more information and directions, please call or text Vicki @ (605)569-0355. This is always a great time of fellowship
Saturday, June 14 @ 6:00pm
Potluck and Life Study @ Christian Life Ministries, 1948 North Plaza Dr., Rapid City. Join us for a potluck meal followed by a study on “Communicating with God.” This is a three-part series and deals with studying the Bible, listening to God, and prayer. This first session deals with how to study your Bible and has helps regarding how to communicate with God using His Word. Contact Lila @ (605)484-1460 for more information or directions.
Friday, June 20 @ 7:00pm
Informational meeting regarding a book/DVD study on “Breaking Free” led by Kaye. Meet Kaye at Seattle’s Best Coffee in the Alex Johnson Hotel, 523 Sixth St., Rapid City. Anyone interested in participating in this book/DVD study is encouraged to attend. She will explain the book/DVD, present the cost, plan future meetings, etc… Call Kaye @ (605)858-5724 for more information
Saturday, June 21 @ 4:00pm
Hike and potluck hot dog roast with Keith Rhudy. Keith and his sons help maintain an awesome 2 1/2 mile trail that goes from Stonewalls on South Highway 16 to Keith’s house and he would like to share this trail and a hot dog roast with SNA. Meet at Stonewalls, south Highway 16 or at Keith’s, 4517 Horsecreek Rd., Rapid City, to drop off food, and where there will be car pooling to the beginning of the hike. After the hike, there will be a potluck hot dog roast. Keith will provide the hot dogs but asks that everyone bring a dish to share to go along with the hot dogs. After the meal, there will be games, etc… while waiting for the fireflies to come out so participants can watch and/or catch them as they fly by. For more information or directions, please contact Keith @ 593-6343. What a great opportunity to enjoy the Hills and each others’ company!
Friday, July 18—Sunday, July 20
Hills Alive outdoor Christian concert @ Memorial Park, Rapid City. Friday night @ Main Street Square there will be an artist showcase. Then on Saturday, July 19, the social team of SNA is providing free limeades under the Saturday Night Alive yellow flag/banner at noon. Look for the yellow sign when you get to Memorial Park. Come for a great time of Christian music and fellowship.
Saturday, July 26 @ 6:00pm
Potluck and Life Study @ Robyn’s. Robyn has volunteered to host the potluck and Bible Study at her place in her backyard. This will be part two of the series “Communicating with God”. Pastor Doug Heck will be sharing tips and discussion regarding listening to God. Bring a dish to share, your Bibles, friends, and a thirst for becoming closer to God. Contact Robyn @ (605)342-0613for more information or directions.
Saturday, August 9 @ 6:00pm
Potluck and Life Study @ Christian Life Ministries, 1948 North Plaza Dr., Rapid City. Please bring a dish to share, your Bible, and a friend or two. The third part of the series on “Communicating with God” will take place focusing on prayer. How do we pray? How do we know God is listening? Is the Lord’s Prayer relevant for us today? These and other questions may be covered as we discuss prayer as a way to communicate with God. Josh Brown, Children’s and Youth Pastor from a local church will lead the discussion. For more information and/or directions, please call Lila @ (605)484-1460. Come for an evening of food, fun, fellowship and discussion.
Saturday, August 16 @ 6:00pm
Summer Barbeque Party @ Darcie’s. Meat will be provided with an offering taken to help defray the cost. Please bring a dish to share and a desire to have a good time eating and interacting with each other. The theme will be announced at a later date. This is always a fun time so be prepared to enjoy! For more information and/or directions please contact Darcie @ (605)209-6677.
Friday, September 12 @ 7:00pm
National Day of Prayer Event at Ramkota Convention Center, 2111 N. Lacrosse St., Rapid City. Not an SNA event but a special event hosted by the National Day of Prayer Task Force. Come to hear Kamal Saleem, a converted Muslim, share his testimony about how Christ got hold of his life and changed him from an Islam jihadist to a strong Christian. Free will offering will be taken. For more information, contact Lila @ (605)484-1460.
Saturday, September 13 @ 5:00pm
Kick Off Picnic at Canyon Lake Park @ the “chimney” shelter located to the right of the gazebo walk near the old duck feeding area. Hot dogs, buns, condiments, and water will be provided. Please bring a lawn chair, lawn games, food to share, friends, and $3 to help pay for the hot dogs. For more information, contact Sherri @ (605)521-8933.
Saturday, September 20 @ 7:00pm
Meet at Christian Life Ministries, 1948 N. Plaza Dr., Rapid City for a Life Study. Bob Hayford is returning to share a Bible study entitled “Needing More? Is God Really Enough?” This is the first in a two-part series.. Please bring your Bible and a friend. We will also have a prayer dedication for Jeff Miller who is returning to Portugal for an 18 day Gideon mission’s trip. Come enjoy the fellowship of studying the Word together and praying together. We will all be blessed. For more information and/or directions, please contact Lila @ (605)484-1460.
Saturday, September 27 from 9:00am— noon
Service Project. Meet at the ReStore, 610 E. Omaho St., Rapid City to help Habitat organize, sort and clean. Please wear work clothes and shoes and bring your work gloves if you have them. What a great chance to serve others in our community. For more information, please contact Craig @ (605)348-2258.
Saturday, October 4 @ 10:00am
Roughlock Falls hike. Meet @ Knecht’s parking lot to car pool to Spearfish Canyon. The plan is to drive to Roughlock Falls to hike one or several trails in the area then have lunch at Cheyenne Crossing around 1:30pm. Please bring money for lunch and for the driver, wear good hiking shoes and come prepared to enjoy the beautiful scenery God has created for us. For more information, please call Sherri @ (605)521-8933.
Saturday, October 18 @ 6:00pm
Potluck and Life Study at Christian Life Ministries, 1948 N. Plaza Dr., Rapid City. Bob Hayford will share the second part of his series “Needing More? Is God Really Enough?” Please bring a dish to share, Bible, a friend and a heart to learn and fellowship. For more in-formation and/or directions, please contact Lila @ (605)484-1460.
Saturday, October 25 @ 8:00am—noon
Service Project. Meet at the Boys’ Club Thrift Store, 960 Campbell St., Rapid City to help the Boys’ Club celebrate their 25th anniversary by greeting people, helping with refreshments and aiding in their fund raiser. Again we have the chance to serve others. For more information, please contact Craig @ (605)348-2258.
Saturday, November 8 @ 6:00pm
Special Singles’ Potluck and Sharing Event hosted by Calvary Chapel, 320 E. St. Patrick St., Rapid City. Please bring a dish to share and your Bibles. After eating together we will be hearing some teaching from Pastor Greg and sharing with each other. Games and more fellowship afterwards. Contact Pastor Greg Blanc for more information: (605)394-5799.
Saturday, November 15 @ 5:30pm
Wonderful Thanksgiving Dinner and celebration at Darcie’s. The main course of turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, veggies, buns, and pies will be provided by SNA leadership. Please bring a $5 donation to help defray costs. What a fun way to celebrate all God has given us. For more information and/or directions, please contact Darcie @ (605)209-6677.
Saturday, December 6 @ 5:00pm
30th SNA Christmas Reunion!! We would like to take this opportunity to encourage anyone who knows anyone who attended SNA but is now alumni, to let them know that we would like to include them in our Christmas celebration. This is for all former attendees and present attendees. Please help get the word out. We encourage all to bring pictures and stories to share from when they attended. Tickets cost $25 per person and may be purchased from Laurel. Contact her @ (605)545-4852 to reserve your spot. A great program and wonderful food will be provided. We just are not sure where at this time although it will be in Rapid City. Information coming later!
Saturday, December 13 @ 5:00pm
Christmas caroling. Meet at Qdoba’s in Baken Park to organize. We will be going to at least two nursing homes/assisted care facilities in Rapid City to share Christmas cheer through song. After the caroling, we will be going out to eat somewhere together. Contact Lila @ (605)484-1460 for more information. Celebrate Christmas with others!!
Wednesday, December 31 @ 7:00pm
New Year’s Eve Party @ Darcie’s. Please bring a snack to share, table games, friends and an attitude of fun and celebration as we bring the New Year in together. Contact Darcie @ (605)209-6677 for more information and/or directions!!
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