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We are gearing up for the Summer Reading Program at the Library. This years theme will be Dig Into Reading for pre-K through incoming 5th graders, and Beneath the Surface for middle school incoming grades 6-8. The dates for SRP are Thursdays--June 27, July 11, July 18 and July 25. We will not meet the week of July 4th. Pre-K through incoming 2nd graders will meet from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Incoming 3rd - 5th graders AND incoming 6th - 8th graders will meet SEPARTELY from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Students will be bringing their registration forms home from school. Please return these to school by May 15 OR to the Library by May 17. Remember the library hours will change to summer hours starting May 20.
Saturday, May 18 - Car Wash Fundraiser - The Highlander Boys Basketball team will be hosting a car wash Saturday, May 18 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Scotland Fire Hall. Cost is 10 dollars per vehicle for wash and dry. All proceeds will help with the team and individual camp costs this coming summer. Your support is appreciated!
Sunday, May 19 - High School Graduation - Twenty Scotland High School seniors will be participating in their last high school event as a group on Sunday, May 19 at 1:00 p.m. with the Baccalaureate ceremony at the Scotland High School gym. Commencement will follow immediately after Baccalaureate. Congratulations Graduates!
Monday and Tuesday, May 20 and 21 - State Golf Meet Aisha Abbink, Lacey Bietz, Seth Ireland and Tanner Iwan will be participating in the State Golf Meet on Monday and Tuesday, May 20 and 21. The boys will be at the Brooking Country Club and the girls are at Edgebrook. Good Luck!
Tour of Tables, Pork Loin Supper and DUELING DUO Dueling Pianos - SAVE THE DATE: The first annual Tour of Tables, Pork Loin Supper and Dueling Duo Dueling Pianos will be held on May 31st . This will be an evening you wont want to miss! Join us in helping to raise funds for the Scotland Youth Center at the Scotland Gym for a Tour of Tables beginning at 6:00PM, Pork Loin supper will be served at 6:30PM, followed by the Dueling Duo at 8:00 PM. What is a Tour of Tables? Businesses, organization, and individuals from around town, families and friends have grouped together to sponsor a table of 8 people and these same 8 people are in charge of decorating the table in any theme that they want: summer, Caribbean, Christmas, the themes are never ending. From 6:00 to 6:30 anyone who purchased at ticket can come to the gym and walk around and look at all of the creative ideas! A supper will be served starting at 6:30PM including pork loin sandwiches, cheesy hashbrowns, beans and dessert! Rec Bar will be on premises for a cash bar. What is the Dueling Duo Pianos? If you are looking for a laugh out loud good time The Dueling Duo, dueling pianos show is a great choice. Andy Gibson and Ryno make a great pair and can do almost any request you throw at them. To top it off they have an amazing fiddle and saxophone player that comes with! A great time will be had by everyone! What does it mean to sponser a table? You will receive a book of 8 tickets at the cost of 25 dollars per ticket. This will get you into the tour of tables, pork loin meal and Dueling Duo Pianos. By sponsoring the table, you agree to sell those 8 tickets. If you cannot sell them all, you need to contact Alicia Bruns before May 20th. You also agree to decorating you table in any theme you choose, so be creative! Tables are still available to sponser. Contact Alicia Bruns at 605-207-0421 or 605-583-3032 to get your table today! If you dont want to sponsor a table but still want to join in on the fun, you can purchase individual tickets too by contacting Alicia Bruns or most local businesses have tickets on hand as well! We hope to see you all there! Join us for a great evening out and lots of FUN!