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Tour of Trees with a Creative Twist

Thank you to all of the talented community members that created a tree for last night’s Tour of Trees with a Creative Twist event. We had 14 different trees and a great turnout by the community for the open house. The touring public was asked to vote on the trees in (3) categories: Overall Favorite,…

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“Making” for Christmas

“MAKING” for Christmas Looking for a unique gift idea? Consider giving a membership to the Brookings Area MAKERSPACE. The gift of inspiration, creativity, collaboration and learning-by-doing is sure to be the perfect fit. Contact, or call 605-697-8103 for more information.

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The Accidental Entrepreneur

Please consider attending this public event on Monday November 7th at 6:00 with a social to follow at the McCrory Garden Visitor Center. This keynote address will be given by meteorologist & entrepreneur Paul Douglas who will touch on the art of his entrepreneurial career, the hits and misses and what he’s learned the hard…

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National Business Plan Competition

NATIONAL BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION open to veteran entrepreneurs! $100K IN PRIZES VetSmallBiz Growth Challenge – a Business Plan Competition developed for veteran entrepreneurs who are ready to take their business to the next level. This unique competition offers elite growth and pitch coaching prior to the competition finals. Winners will receive exposure to a distinguished…

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2016 Maker Festival

The first Brookings Maker Festival was held Tuesday, September 27th and was a HUGE success. Thank you to all of the exhibitors; there were 26 different “makers” showcasing their talents! Thank you to the attendees; we estimate 200+ people came out to be inspired! Thank you to Falcon Plastics and Premier Source for your sponsorship…

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