Events Around Town

+Nacel Open Door is seeking a host family for Peter from China in the fall of 2020 to attend O'Gorman High School. Peter loves basketball and also enjoys reading, hiking and volunteering. He doesn't want to be in a home with small children. The host family receives a monthly stipend for hosting. Please contact Julienne Antes at (507) 304-2143 for more information.

+Broom Tree Silent Retreat Schedule: for women: May 7-10, June 18-21, August 13-16, September 17-20, October 1-4, November 5-8; for men: June 25-28, September 24-27, October 15-18, November 19-22; Call (605) 263-1040 or visit for more information.

+Natural Family Planning (NFP) Information: For an introduction to the great blessings of NFP, please contact Barb Giles, RN, at Avera McKennan Hospital at 322-4434 or the Diocesan Marriage, Family & Respect Life Office at 988-3748.

+Pregnant? Afraid? If you or someone you know is experiencing an unplanned pregnancy, Catholic Family Services can help. CFS provides free confidential pregnancy counseling regardless of race or religion. Please contact Christy VanderWoude, MSW, at 988-3775 or 800-700-7867 or

+St. Michael Cemetery: Visitation hours March 8th-November 1st: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.

+Saint Michael Catholic Cemetery in Sioux Falls is seeking a candidate to fill the position of Cemetery Associate. The successful candidate will provide a variety of clerical and administrative support to the Executive Director. Duties include preparing payroll, bank deposits, managing receivable and payable accounts, and preparing monthly financial reports. The Cemetery Associate is also responsible for maintaining permanent records, coordinating permits and preparing promotional materials for special programs. Interested applicants should have a minimum of 5 years experience in a bookkeeping or accounting role. To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to Jeff McCann, Executive Director, at For more information, please go to