October 18, 2017 - 10:35 am - Posted in Community Calendar

The Sibley Kiwanis Club 3rd Annual Halloween Event will be held on Saturday October 28, from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. Come out for Food, Grab Bags, Games and prizes. Go through the Haunted Maze and enter the Costume Contest. All Ages Welcome! There is no cost to attend, but a free will offering will be accepted to help offset costs.

Mothers of young children, please join us at Mothers Together at First Reformed Church of Sibley on Wednesday, October 25th, from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. as we learn from The Speech Mom, who is from Sioux Falls, on dealing with a picky eater. Enjoy this time of learning from a valuable resource as well as connecting with other moms. Excellent child care provided.

September 6, 2017 - 9:33 am - Posted in Community Calendar

You can show your support and help raise funds by purchasing a brick from the Sibley Outdoor Aquatic Center. Bricks must be purchased by January 1st, 2018. Please contact the Sibley Chamber between 1 & 5 pm, Mon – Fri at 712-754-3212 for more information.

August 6, 2017 - 11:11 am - Posted in Community Calendar

Sibley has started a “rock” Facebook page like many surrounding towns to increase community involvement and fun. We would like to spread the word to all those that live in Sibley so everyone can participate. You can visit their Facebook page at:

https://www.facebook.com/search/str/Sibley+Rocks%21/keywords_top

July 25, 2017 - 10:30 am - Posted in Community Calendar

McCallum. Museum is featuring the final exhibit of art from Sibley-Ocheyedan High School students  on Sunday, July 30. Hours are: Sundays from 1:30-4:30 and Tuesday’s + Thursdays from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Look for upcoming information on McCallum Museum’s WWI exhibit and Speaker Series programs for August. Programs are from 2:00-3:00 p.m. For information call Jan Stofferan at 712-754-3710.

June 2, 2017 - 8:58 am - Posted in Community Calendar

McCallum Museum is open every Sunday from 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. from Memorial Day to August 27, 2017.

An exhibit of artwork of Sibley-Ocheyedan Elementary School displayed on June 4, 11 and 18, 2017.  Stop in and see great artwork from the students!

For additional information, contact Jan Stofferan, Museum Curator at 754-3710.

Vets-and-Flag-Memorial-Day[1]In Sibley, the Memorial Day ceremony will begin at 9:00 a.m. at Holman Township Cemetery. Officer of the day will be Gary Kleve. Pastor Steve Swenson of the Sibley United Methodist Church will have the prayer and the address. The Ritual Service will be performed by the VFW and Auxillary of Post #7373. The firing squad will be provided by members of VFW Post #7373 and American Legion Post #324 of Sibley. The Sibley-Ocheyedan Band will play Taps and the Star Spangled Banner.

In Ashton, the Memorial Day observance begins on Saturday morning at 10 when crosses and flags will be placed on veterans’ graves. On Monday at 6 a.m. flags will be placed in the Avenue of Flags at the cemeteries. Events at the Ashton Legion Community Center will begin with coffee and rolls at 8:30 and a Service of Remembrance at 9:30 a.m. Featured speaker will be Retired Major Josh Haack of Primghar. At 10:30 citizens will gather at the cemeteries for a Roll Call of Departed Veterans and a rifle salute. Plans are to retire the crosses and flags at 4 p.m. on Monday. The Ashton Town and Country Committee will serve a Pork Loin meal at the Community Center from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Free will offering. All are welcome.

In Melvin, American Legion Post 470 invites everyone to observe Memorial Day services at Baker Cemetery, two miles east and two miles north of Melvin, beginning at 10:30 a.m on Monday, May 29th. Those attending are urged to bring lawn chairs for their comfort. In case of inclement weather, the ceremonies will be held in the American Legion Community Center in Melvin.

May 8, 2017 - 10:24 am - Posted in Community Calendar

A rummage and bake sale will be held at Sibley United Methodist Church (700 11th Ave. NE) Friday, May 12 from 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, May 13 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (all items half price Saturday 2-4 pm).  All proceeds go toward youth camp opportunities.  Donations welcome!  Please deliver to the church by noon Thursday, May 11.