De Smet
Main Street De Smet, SD


We invite YOU into a NEW networking opportunity right here in De Smet!

CONNECT De Smet is a local group formed to preserve and prosper the De Smet legacy by CONNECTing local people and organizations for the development of our community.

So what’s this all about?

  • It’s about people helping people.
  • Welcoming and CONNECTing new people to our community and local resources.
  • Advocacy and promotion of our local businesses, services and talents.
  • Professional growth and development through learning and networking with each other.

Upcoming opportunities to be a part of:

CONNECT After Hours – These CONNECT After Hours Socials are held every-other-month, from 4:30-6:30pm at a different business each month we have them.

  • CONNECTing: These socials will be held inside area businesses with appetizers, drinks, door prizes, tours and networking opportunities to learn and CONNECT.
  • Focus Concepts & Awareness: The feature business will have an opportunity to host a get-together and tell about their history, products/services, purposes, strengths and even challenges they may be facing.
  • Education & Announcements: Feature and CONNECT current promotions, opportunities or needs of your business.

WELCOME Home Packet

  • Your information can be included in these packets! These are given to newcomers to our community to CONNECT them as they become part of our community.
  • There will be food, drinks, prizes, networking and fun!

What’s In It For Me?

  • An opportunity to feature your business, service or expertise * Awareness of your business on
  • A spot in local directories, social media and welcome packets
  • CONNECTing yourself to people and resources to potentially create opportunities for growth
  • FUN!...Network to gain knowledge of local resources and CONNECT yourself to them!


  • Follow CONNECT De Smet on Facebook!
  • CONNECT to the group through the De Smet website,!
  • Come to a CONNECT After Hours Social!

Do you know someone who is new to town?

  • Please invite them to our CONNECT After Hours (See the De Smet, South Dakota or CONNECT De Smet on Facebook for updates.) We will be sure they “get connected!”
  • Invite them to the CONNECT De Smet Facebook group!

If you would like to sign up to receive more communication about CONNECT De Smet or if you’re interested in hosting a “CONNECT After Hours” social, please contact Barb at 605-854-5959 or Rita at 605-203-0216.

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