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2019 Elks Kite Day is Scheduled

The eighth annual South Dakota Kite Day is Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at Hilger’s Gulch in Pierre, South Dakota. The event, will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Central Daylight Time. The event is organized by Pierre Elks Lodge No. 1953, NextEra Energy Inc, and South Dakota Wind for Schools. Children ages 14 and under, are encouraged to attend. The first 400 children will receive a free kite and plenty of space to have fun with no trees.

Elks members will be available to hand out kites, offer assistance in putting them together and getting them to fly. Parents also are encouraged to get involved and volunteers are always welcome to help.

There is no registration fee. But children are encouraged to register by going to the Elks’ Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/PierreSDElks/

People with questions can call Steve Wegman at 605-295-1221  or email wind@pie.midco.net