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Widowed Persons Support Service of Rapid City
Join us for Coffee
Men's Coffee - Saturdays at 9:00 a.m. Hardees at 2250 North Haines Avenue in Rapid City Call George at 721-3811 or Bill 355-4568 for information.
Women's Coffee Saturdays at 9:30 a.m.New Location Taste of Chicago - 710 N. Lacrosse Street in Rapid City Contact Millie @ 718-3772 or Ellie at 341-2560 for information.
Are you interested in becoming a WPS Outreach Volunteer?
You must be widowed at least 18 months.
Attend a training session.
Attend monthly meetings with other volunteers.
Offer the gift of healing support to the newly widowed person and receive the blessing of paying that gift forward to someone who is hurting. If interested, please contact Denise.
RUSH Hockey/WPS Fund Raiser
As a fund raiser, five of our members work at the hockey souvenir store at each home hockey game. Your help is greatly appreciated! If you would like to assist at a game, contact: George at 721-3811 or email Prime_Minister@rushmore.com. Applies to home games during hockey season. December games are scheduled for the 2nd, 3rd, 21st, 23rd, 28th, 30th and 31st. .
Events & Socials
We have monthly meetings (September - May) as well as social opportunities scheduled each month. We hope you are able to join us for one or all of these events.
RSVP is required for all social events. To RSVP please contact Denise by the dates indicated by calling 342-1447 or email email@example.com.
Please join us as we discover a fresh perspective on life.
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Social - November 5, 10:30 - 11:30am We are joining together as a group to fill food bags that will be donated to 3rd world countries. Meet at South Canyon Lutheran Church, 700 S. 44th Street in Rapid City. We will go to lunch as a group following the event. Please RSVP Denise if you plan to attend.
***The November 17 meeting is cancelled due to bad weather ****
Monthly Meeting - November 17 at 7pm
New Meeting Location
Rapid City School Admin Building (Community Room) 300 6th Street in Rapid City.
Topic: Presentation panel of 4-5 people who have all been widowed. Each person is at a different point in their grief. Each person will share their experience. Q&A to follow.
Social - December 10 at 6:00pm
Story Book Island Christmas
Please join us at 6:00 pm at Story Book Island (1301 Sheridan Lake Road). Admission is $3.00 per person. Following the Christmas light viewing, we will gather at Culver's on West Main for hot chocolate and fellowship.
Monthly Meeting - December 15 at 7pm
Join us for a video presentation "Handling the Holidays".
Holidays are stressful in normal times, but are compounded when a loved one has passed and families struggle to maneuver through this time of year.
Join us for helpful information onhow to manage grief within the holiday season.
Meet at the RC School Administration Building 300 6th Street.