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21st Century Community Learning Center grants range from $50,000 to $250,000 a year

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A film festival of short movies by local teens will highlight YMCA of Rapid City’s Youth Institute graduation and alumni celebration on Saturday at Elks Theatre. Doors open at 9 a.m. and film screenings start at 9:15 a.m. The short movies are projects students made during their time in Youth Institute. Youth Institute is a YMCA of Rapid City teen

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — A pool holds up to 30 swimmers at one time but its presence in the small western South Dakota town of Edgemont is much larger. “It’s teeny,” Katie Shaw said of the 30-by-60-foot pool. “It’s probably not a money maker but it’s something the city does for the kids. A lot of kids have gone

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RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN) - The YMCA is committed to youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. Their packed calendar of events always reflects that. “May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Mental health is how we think, feel and act. At the Y, we recognize that we all have mental health, and mental health is an important part of our

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RAPID CITY, S.D. — The weather may have been dreary, but there was still lots of fun to be had at the YMCA for Rapid City’s Healthy Kids Day on Friday. The free community-wide event was moved indoors this year to get out of the rain with the event being designed to encourage families to help set kids up for summer success. The YMCA’s

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The YMCA of Rapid City is hosting the Y’s annual Healthy Kids Day from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday to encourage kids and families to get ready for a successful summer. Sponsored by Monument Health, the Healthy Kids Day includes kids’ Zumba, a bounce house, basketball, free food and more. “At the Y, we believe kids need to be kids,” said

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RAPID CITY, S.D. — The YMCA of Rapid City announced Tuesday its sponsorship of the Summer Food Service Program. The program will be held from May 31 through August 19 at the YMCA located at 815 Kansas City Street in Rapid City. Breakfasts and lunches will be served to all children at no charge. Breakfast will be served Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to

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RAPID CITY, S.D. — The YMCA of Rapid City will be kicking off the summer with annual Healthy Kids Day on Friday, April 29 with plenty of activities including Zumba, a bounce house, basketball, free food and more.

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