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'To Do' List

by Christy Taylor

Old Courthouse Museum Summer Concert Series
Friday 12pm @ Old Courthouse Museum
Rob Crosby

J & L Harley Bike Night
Friday 6pm to 9pm @ J & L Harley Davidson, Sioux Falls
Sioux Falls Roller Dollz exhibition bout at 7pm, live music, bike show & bike games, prizes

Okaboji Summer Theatre presents: The Importance of Being Earnest
Fri to Sun 4:30pm & 8pm @ Okoboji Summer Theatre, Spirit Lake
For tickets, call 712-332-7773. For information, visit www.stephens.edu

The Greatest Show on H2O
Fri to Sun 7pm-9pm @ Catfish Bay Water Ski Park
Comedy, acting and more! All choreographed to amazing stunts on the water. All ages show designed with the family in mind. World class water skiers perform dazzling human pyramids, jumps, wake boarding, water ballet, barefoot water skiing and much more.

Family Bug Hunt
Saturday 10am, 12pm, & 1pm @ Sertoma Butterfly House
Registration begins one half hour before the bug hunt begins. Wear appropriate clothing and bring a water bottle. Also, bring along a bug container or a plastic container to put insects inside. Prizes awarded at noon and 3 p.m. for the most bugs found and the most unusual bug. See if you can find the mystery insect just by using clues.

Moonlight Movies: Wall-E
Saturday 9pm @ Fawick Park
Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy a free outdoor movie in the park! Popcorn, candy, soda and water are available for purchase. Movies begin at dusk. No alcohol allowed in park, and please no smoking or littering

FamilyFest
Saturday 9pm to 5pm @ WH Lyon Fairgrounds
FREE event! Participate in the dozens of kids activities and walk thru more than 100 exhibit booths. For information, visit www.FamilyFestSF.com.

Poker Run: Riding for Reese
Saturday 11am @ Safari Bar & Grill, Renner, SD
Registration is from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Reese Whitney is a 19-month-old girl from Sioux Falls diagnosed with Ependeymoma, a rare cancerous tumor that attacks the spinal cord and fluid chambers around the brain. The tumor was removed in May, but she now is enduring four months of chemotherapy in Memphis, followed by two months radiation in Jacksonville, and an additional six months of chemo in Sioux Falls

Rummage Sale
Saturday 9pm to 2pm @ Falls Park @ Messiah New Hope Lutheran Church

Tee it Up for Fun
Saturday 10am to 6pm @ Golf Addiction
Come support The Special Olympics of South Dakota and enjoy a day full of fun! Inflatables, BBQ, Bean Bags, Golf Challenges, Virtual Mini Golf , Etc. No need to be a golfer, just a day full of fun for the family for a great cause. FREE event!

Hy-Vee Day at the Zoo
Saturday 11am to 2pm @ Great Plains Zoo
A celebration at the zoo! Includes a catered lunch by Hy-Vee, stilt walkers, animal encounters and visits from Zoo mascots and more!

Sounds at the Falls
Saturday 7pm to 9pm @ Falls Park
Condor featuring live bluegrass, old-time, folk, blues & rock music

Dakota Irish Fair
Saturday 3pm to 10pm @ 5th & Phillips, Sioux Falls
Irish Fair featuring Irish music, childrens events, rugby matches, Irish gift vendors & numerous food vendors!

Super Soaker Sunday Nights
Sunday 6:30pm @ Spellerberg Pool, Frank Olson Pool & Kuehn Pool
Battle your friends with squirt guns, Super Soakers, and other spraying water toys. You can't soak the guards in the chairs but you can soak them in the "get the guard" area. Bring your own toys and get ready to rumble.

New Movies:

The Wolverine (PG13)
Hugh Jackman has once again grown out his muttonchops to star in his second solo X Men film, which this time sees the clawed mutant battling the yakuza in Japan