Monthly Meetings and Calendar

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SME is an active and vibrant organization. Check back here often for the latest meetings, gatherings, events and fun activities. We’ll see you there.

Dec
18
Tue
SME Holiday Gala 2018 @ THE Country Club of Sioux Falls
Dec 18 @ 6:00 pm

6:00 pm Social, 6:30 pm Dinner

The Roosevelt High School Show Choirs will be the featured entertainment this year.

The SME Holiday Gala is one of our most popular annual social events.  Members are encouraged to invite their significant other or a guest at no charge to share the holiday festivities with tantalizing food, fellowship and entertainment!  It is an evening that guarantees a festive start to the Holiday Season. 

New this year! We will be hosting a dessert auction  to benefit the SME Scholarship Fund following dinner.

No Charge for members and one guest.  (Festive attire encouraged)

Dec
19
Wed
SME Recruitment Committee Meeting @ TBA
Dec 19 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

The Recruitment Committee for SME Sioux Falls will meet monthly to engage in ongoing recruiting of new members to the organization.  This committee is responsible for asking members to recuit as well, and awarding $50 credits to members who successfully recruit new members.  The committee also hosts contests during the year for incentive to members who help this process.

The Chair person of the committee is Charlie Nesdahl of TCF Bank and you can email him to get further information. 

Locations of the meetings may change and Charlie will let all members of the committee know about these.  

Dec
20
Thu
SME Board of Directors Meeting @ THE Country Club of Sioux Falls
Dec 20 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

The SME Board of Directors meet to handle the business of the organization and make decisions for the benefit of the membership.

Jan
8
Tue
SME Executive Board Meeting
Jan 8 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

The Executive Officers of SME Sioux Falls meet to handle business of the organization and to thoroughly go over practices and accounting and make recommendations to the full board.

Jan
10
Thu
Engagement Committee Meetings @ American Family Insurance Conference Room
Jan 10 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

The SME Engagement Committee meets monthly and plans the hosting of Mixers, Small Group Events (SGEs) and executes a plan to get members engaged and active in the organization.  During the months when Small Group Events are scheduled, the committee meeting will not be held as those events are at the same time as the committee meetings.  During months when mixers are planned, the committee meetings will be held at the regular time, as mixers are in the evening.

The committee members also reach out to new members and host them for coffee and encourage signing up for committee work.  They will be the greeters at SME events and encourage members to interact with each other.  

Marsha Anderson is this year’s chair.  Please click the link on her name to communicate about the committee and volunteer help or offer suggestions.

Jan
22
Tue
2019 January SME Membership Meeting @ THE Country Club of Sioux Falls
Jan 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Speaker:  Mark Matteson                       http://sparkingsuccess.net             
Topic: “It’s About TIME”
Sponsor:  SDN Communications

The Country Club of Sioux Falls
 Time:  11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.        
           

Each of has 24 hours in a day, no more, no less. Imagine havingyour best year ever. Imagine information that would assist you in getting twice as much done in less time. What if you could do more of the right things that need doing in your business or job? Imagine achieving your professional and personal goals in a fraction of the time. Well, “It’s About TIME” is just the seminar for you.

Mark Matteson is an inspiring speaker and the author of the international bestseller, Freedom from Fear. For over 20 years, Mark’s positive humor and peak-performance tools have impacted organizations around the globe, igniting personal and professional success for tens of thousands of people. Mark’s clients include:

Microsoft
Honda
GE
Conoco Phillips
John Deere
Honeywell
T-Mobile

Look for Mark to bring his high-powered, highly entertaining message which will be tailored to our  group – the audience will enjoy the take-away message we want them to hear. Mark will leave all feeling encouraged, energized and empowered. Plan to feel good about SME, and feel great about the future.

SME Members RSVP via the CVENT registraiton process and attend for FREE!  Guests will be charged $40 and can RSVP by calling 605-336-5626 or emailing info@smesiouxfalls.org.

 

Jan
23
Wed
SME Recruitment Committee Meeting @ TBA
Jan 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

The Recruitment Committee for SME Sioux Falls will meet monthly to engage in ongoing recruiting of new members to the organization.  This committee is responsible for asking members to recuit as well, and awarding $50 credits to members who successfully recruit new members.  The committee also hosts contests during the year for incentive to members who help this process.

The Chair person of the committee is Charlie Nesdahl of TCF Bank and you can email him to get further information. 

Locations of the meetings may change and Charlie will let all members of the committee know about these.  

Jan
24
Thu
SME Board Meeting / Planning Session
Jan 24 @ 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Members of the SME Board of Directors meet to discuss and handle the business of the organization.

Feb
12
Tue
SME Executive Board Meeting
Feb 12 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

The Executive Officers of SME Sioux Falls meet to handle business of the organization and to thoroughly go over practices and accounting and make recommendations to the full board.

Feb
14
Thu
Engagement Committee Meetings @ American Family Insurance Conference Room
Feb 14 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

The SME Engagement Committee meets monthly and plans the hosting of Mixers, Small Group Events (SGEs) and executes a plan to get members engaged and active in the organization.  During the months when Small Group Events are scheduled, the committee meeting will not be held as those events are at the same time as the committee meetings.  During months when mixers are planned, the committee meetings will be held at the regular time, as mixers are in the evening.

The committee members also reach out to new members and host them for coffee and encourage signing up for committee work.  They will be the greeters at SME events and encourage members to interact with each other.  

Marsha Anderson is this year’s chair.  Please click the link on her name to communicate about the committee and volunteer help or offer suggestions.