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More statehood celebrations planned in Canistota, Hayti, Rapid City, North Sioux City


PIERRE, South Dakota — More activities are planned across South Dakota to mark its 125th year of statehood.

Canistota high school sophomores will host a bike ride and work on historic sites on Oct. 19.

An old-fashioned church service with men sitting separate from women and children is scheduled for Oct. 26 in Hayti.

In North Sioux City, the 1989 Centennial Time Capsule will be opened in October. The city will also host the grand opening of its new library.

The Rapid City Statehood Committee has planned 13 events including the Taste of South Dakota scheduled for Oct. 11.


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