Grant County Library to Celebrate National Library Week
National Library Week is April 8-14. The theme for 2018 is Libraries Lead. To celebrate, Grant County Library patrons are invited to enter to win door prizes, complete activity sheets for awards, and attend events. (Look for a complete event calendar here on the Valley Express.) The library in... Read more
Grant County Library April Calendar of Events
April 4 – Movie & Munchies – 12:30 pm — Indian Summers April 5 – Board of Trustees Meeting – 4:15 p.m. April 8-14 National Library Week April 10 – Tech Tuesday – Call 432.6543 for your appointment April 10 – Brain Builders 3:30 p.m. – 4:30, p.m. Ages... Read more
Community Easter Egg Hunt Moved to High School
The Community Easter egg hunt location has been changed to the Milbank High School, at 1001 East Park Avenue, for this Saturday, March 31. The fun begins at 10 a.m. and all children through second grade are invited to join the Easter egg hunt sponsored by Milbank Community Pride. The Easter Bunny... Read more
Easter Egg Hunt in Milbank this Saturday
All children through second grade are invited to join the Easter egg hunt sponsored by Milbank Community Pride according to Kathleen Holscher, one of the event organizers. The hunt will be held Saturday, March 31, at 10 a.m. on the front lawn of the Milbank Care and Rehabilitation Center... Read more
Sign Up for MALST Summer Swim Team is Scheduled
MALST Coach Jodi Street announced registration for the 2018 Summer swim team will be held Sunday, March 25. Sign up runs from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the lobby at MHS. To be eligible to join the team, a swimmer must be able to swim one length of... Read more
Two Teams Join It Only Takes a Spark
The Milbank Care and Rehabilitation Center and Big Stone City Bookends are the newest members of It Only Takes a Spark. The two new teams join ten seasoned fundraising teams: The Marching Medics, Bulldogs Fighting for a Cure, VFW Walking Warriors, United Pride, Nani O’Hana, POET-Fueling for a Cure,... Read more
St. Lawrence School Holds Lap-a-thon
St Lawrence School held their second annual lap-a-thon. Preschoolers through sixth-graders walked laps around the gym for 10 minutes each morning during the month of February. Over 75 participants accrued over 3600 laps. The student council sponsored the event, which is designed to promote wellness and get students moving... Read more
Four Married Couples Reside Together in St. Williams Care Center
Why do some couples readily divorce and others stay together? Ask a dozen therapists or relationship coaches and you’ll probably get twelve different answers. We decided to bypass the professionals and get to the heart of the question by visiting St. Williams Care Center in Milbank to get our answer.... Read more
MARTA Meeting Thursday
The Milbank Area Retired Teachers Association (MARTA) will hold their regular monthly meeting on Thursday, March 15, at 11:00 a.m. at Pizza Ranch. Bill and Cathy Zubke will present tips on how to stay in your home and defer the move to a long-term care facility. Read more
Breakfast With the Easter Bunny
Children ages three to seven are invited to Breakfast With the Easter Bunny at the Grant County Public Library on Saturday, March 24, at 10:00 a.m. Everybunny will hear a story, make a craft, and hunt for Easter eggs. Space is limited. To sign up, call the library at... Read more