2021 Activities (Confirmation pending)

Basic First Aid

What is first aid? Knowing how to appropriately apply first aid can be the difference between life and death. Come join Sioux Falls firefighter Jeremy Robertson as he instructs attendees on the basics of first aid. This session does not qualify for certification. Consult the schedule for time and location.

Escape Room Challenge

Test your wits against Professor Chad Theisen! Can you use logic, hidden clues, puzzles, and teamwork to break out of this exciting escape room? Will you accept the challenge? Consult the schedule to make sure you don't miss this opportunity.

Introduction to CPR

CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) is a skill comprised of chest compressions, airway management and rescue breathing coordinated to save a life. Join Sioux Falls firefighter Jeremy Robertson as he provides instruction on how to administer CPR. This session does not qualify for certification. Consult the schedule for time and location.

Let's Paint Runaways

Want to try your hand at painting? Or maybe learn a few more skills on canvas? Back by popular demand is the painting workshop from Let's Paint Runaways. Workshops are 2.5 hours long and are offered for conference attendees aged 7-adult. The cost for each workshop is $15 and includes required materials and instruction. Participants will complete an original painting during each workshop. Workshop registration will be at the conference, near the registration table, on a first come, first served basis. Consult the schedule for time and location.

LifeLight Session

Lifelight's vision is gathering to change culture. In the Lifelight sessions, Josh and Rachelle Brewer will address important topics for today's young people by sharing inspiring and encouraging messages on overcoming the world and becoming more like Christ.

Robotics Activity

More information to come!

Self Defense

In this class we will be discussing the importance of self awareness and building confidence. We are going to pair this with some very practical and efficient hand escapes followed with a wristlock. Your instuctor will be Mr. Ryan Schiebout, the owner and Head Sensei at the Sioux Falls Hapkido and Judo Club. He’s been practicing Martial Arts for 12 years, and currently holds a 3rd degree in Hapkido and a 2nd degree in Judo. Consult the schedule for this exciting activity's time and location.

Sooo Falls Juggle

If you can tie your shoes, you can learn to juggle! These informal juggling practice sessions, sponsored by members of Sooo Falls Juggle, will teach you the basic 3-ball juggling pattern, and give you some ways to continue practicing on your own. Recommended for ages 7 and up. Consult the schedule for time and location.

Weather with Brian Karstens

Brian holds weather classes for students in Sioux Falls and the surrounding areas. To learn more about upcoming sessions, please visit weatherworkshops.com. During the conference, Brian will be holding a free class to introduce students to his weather workshops. Please bring your weather questions for Brian and learn more about severe weather preparedness! Classes will not be held in the case of severe weather, as Brian will be unavailable. Consult the schedule for time and location.

CHCSD 2022

May 13th-14th, 2022
Sioux Falls Convention Center
Keynote Speakers:
To Be Announced
Workshop Speakers:
To be Announced


1201 N West Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57104