mission statement

purses with a purpose

Rapid City, SD

Too many purses?  Never!

Unwind with us at a Purses With A Purpose; it’s a great night out with friends!

November 19, 2013
Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn
6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Tickets must be purchased in advance!
Deadline is November 12, 2013. 

Individual/Advance Tickets: $25

Table of 10: $200 ($50 savings)

To purchase tickets, contact Rochelle at 605.271.9716 or rrasmussen@gsdakotahorizons.org or stop by the local Girl Scout office at 1202 E. St. Francis Street, Rapid City, SD.

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Event Photos 

Event features: 

  • All new this year: Plated Dinner!
  • Live Auction and Entertainment
    Featuring Larsen & Larsen Auction Co.
  • Designer Purses Paired with
    30-50 Silent Auction Packages
  • “Go-Green” (gently used) Purses for Purchase
  • Wine Tasting

  • House Salad with Mixed Greens, Cucumber,
    Cherry Tomatoes, and Croutons served with
    House Ranch and French Dressings
  • Caramel Pecan Chicken – Sautéed Chicken
    Breast set atop an Almond Pearl Couscous
    and Finished with a Delicate Caramel Sauce,
    Toasted Pecans and Baby Carrots
  • Chef’s Choice of Vegetable
  • Dinner Rolls and Butter
  • Coffee and Ice water





Social Hour
Silent Auction Viewing

6:45 PM

First Silent Auction Closing
Pink Section
6:50 PM Second Silent Auction Closing
Green Section
6:55 PM Last Silent Auction Closing
Black Section
7:00 PM Plated Dinner
7:20 PM Heads or Tails
7:35 PM Live Auction
7:55 PM Fund-A-Mission
8:20 PM Live Auction Continues
8:40 PM Acknowledgements and
Check-Out Instructions

Check out new and updated packages weekly!

Live Auction Packages

Live Auction and Entertainment featuring Larsen & Larsen Auction Co.

Name of Package                     

Fair Market Value

Caramel deLites $48 Case of Caramel deLites
Trendy Coach $500 Coach Red-Orange Poppy Satchel Purse
Coach Red-Orange Madison Medium Zip-Around Wallet
New & Improved $500 Creative Surfaces Certificate
Discover Hill City $335 $25 Gift Card to Slate Creek Grill in Hill City
Hand Made Tapestry Handbag by Glenda Gies
Block Party $175 5-in-1 Inflatable Rental
Commercial-Sized Grill Rental
5 Cases of Coca Cola Soda Products
$25 Gift Certificate to Sam’s Club
Tasteful $500

Wine Tasting and Appetizer Package for 6 Including:
Dakota Thyme Wine Tasting & Food Pairing with Host Eric Gardner
4 Bottles of Wine

Girls’ Night Out $350

Comfort Suite Fun-Girls’ Night Out Package Including: Spacious Business Suite (Sleeps 6), Complimentary Drinks, Popcorn and Munchies, DVD Player, Indoor Pool and Spa, and Deluxe Breakfast
$25 Gift Certificate to Firehouse Brewing Company
Royal Blue Nine West Handbag

Party at My House  $430  $250 Gift Certificate Creative Surfaces
2 Areas of Standard Carpet Cleaning at Fresh Start Cleaning and Restoration
2 Staff and 1 Hour of Cleaning at Merry Maids
15-Piece Party Platter at Jimmy John’s
Board’s Choice $225

$25 Gift Certificate to Dakota Thyme
$200 Gift Certificate to Better Life BAGS

Chilled Wine $400

Igloo 6-Bottle Wine Refrigerator
Bottle of Sean Minor Wine
Bottle of KOKOMO Wine
A Selection of Wines from Cask-n-Cork including: Pitule Moscato D’Asti, Sean Minor Cab, Sun Garden Gewürztraminer, Mcmanis Petite Syrah
6 South Dakota Wine Glasses


Silent Auction Packages

Name of Package                                           

Fair Market

Family Reunion $415                                                              

Girl Scouts’ TDAF Lodge in Aberdeen, SD Including:  Two Night’s Stay, S’mores Kit, Thanks-A-Lot Girl Scout Cookies
31 Bags Market Thermal Tote

Run Like A Girl $223

Scheels Under Armour Work-Out Package Including:
All-Season Storm Resistant Pants, Fitted Tank, Pack of 6 Moisture Transport Training Socks, Semi-Fitted Pink Jacket, Pack of 3 Headbands
Black IZOD Crossbody Purse

Winning Weekend $374                               Grand Falls Casino Resort Including: One Night Stay, One Hour Massage, Lunch for Two at Robert’s Buffet
Purple Crossbody Purse
Picture It $200

Online Canvas Photo to Canvas On Demand
Steve Madden Lemon Tote

Girl Scout Tribute $110

Girl Scouts: One-Line A Day, Three-Year Memory Book, Girl Scout T-Shirt, Case of Thin Mints
Girl Scout Patch Purse Handmade by Donnie Riedel

On the Road $120

$35 Gift Certificate to Moyle Petroleum Common Cents, 5 Car Wash Certificates to Moyle Petroleum Common Cents, 10 oz. Bag of Organic Green Mountain Coffee,Travel Umbrella
Gray and Black Crossbody

Tailgate $100

SD Pork Producers Package Including: Cutting Board, Oven Mitts, Meat Thermometer, Drinking Cup, and more
2 Bottle Koozies
$25 Gift Card to Runnings Farm & Fleet
Beverage Cooler

Healthy Me $249

Yoga Studio Package Including:
(2) 1-Month Memberships and Yoga Mat
$25 Gift Certificate to Main Street Market
Red/Navy Messager Bag

Jenny’s Floral Surprise                                     $65

Jenny’s Floral Package Including: Flat Basket, Cat Pen, Purse Hanger, Reusable Shopping Bag, Pocket Mirror, Notepad and Zippered Pouch
Small Pink Clutch Purse

Claw, Antler & Hide Co. $141

Brown Pottery Vase, Blue Pottery Vase, Women’s Wool Mittens
Chaps Crossbody Purse

Home For The Holidays $100

Red and Lime Green Holiday Wreath Hand Made by Tandi Croghan
Red Crossbody Purse

Love Me, Love My Dog                              $122

(2) $33 Gift Certificates to Yuppy Puppy, Chevron Pillow
Taupe Patent Leather Purse

Good Morning! $170 1-Hour Massage at Parkside Chiropractic, (2) 10 oz. Bags of Organic Green Mountain Coffee
Franco Sarto Tote Purse
A Cozy Night At Home $138 10 Movie Rentals at Mr. Movies
Bottle of Wine
Brown/Tan Flap Crossbodyi know
 Sweet Music $147

$50 Gift Certificate to Haggerty’s Music, (2) 10 oz. Bags of Organic Green Mountain Coffee, Soup Mug
Black Patent Leather Purse

Birthday Bash $193

Just Jymnastics Birthday Party Including:
60 Minutes in the Gymnastics Facility, 45 Minutes in the Birthday Party Room, Balloon and Treat Bag for Up to 10 Guests, and a Birthday Party T-Shirt for Birthday Child.
15-Piece Party Platter at Jimmy John’s
Orange Tote (38)

Relax $105

1-Hour Massage at Peaceful Healing Therapeutic Massage
Bottle of Wine
Gold Hobo Purse

Special Delivery $180

2 Cases Thanks-A-Lot Cookies Sent To Ellsworth Air Force Base for Active Duty Unit
Patriotic Book
2 Bags of Gourmet Chocolates
Red Tote

Celebrate $193

Best Western Ramkota Hotel Package Including: One-Night’s Stay in an Executive Suite and 6 Water-Park Passes
15 Free-Sub Cards at Jimmy John’s
Flowered Backpack

Tee Time $438 Gift Certificate for (2) 18-Hole Rounds at Golf Club at Red Rock
(2) 18-Hole Passes to Hart Ranch Golf Course
10-Round Punch Card to Executive Golf Course
(2) 18-Hole Golf Passes to Fountain Springs Golf Course
Navy IZOD Tote


Lookin’ Good & Feelin’ Good $105  1-Hour Massage at Peaceful Healing Therapeutic Massage
Bottle of Wine
Red Patent-Leather Victoria’s Secret Handbag
Amore’ $229 Gift Certificate for One-Night’s Stay
to Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn
Bottle of Wine
3-In-1 Bracelet-Handbag Hook-Purse Accessory
Pink Suede Shoulder Bag
Rejuvenate $190 Spa Med Mini-Pamper Package Including:  30-Minute Aromatherapy Massage,
the Quick Fix Rejuvenating Facial, Basic Pedicure, Basic Manicure, Hair Shampoo,
Style and Lunch
Metallic Gray Hobo Purse
Cookies and Coffee
For A Year
$232 Starbucks Coffee Package Including:  6 Bags of Coffee and 4 Mugs
Case of Thin Mints
Olive Green Crossbody Purse
Discover Hill City $45 (4) 25% off Coupons to DJ’s Boutique
Dark Brown Patent Purse
Inspiration   $25 Gift Certificate to Canvas 2 Paint
Bottle of Wine
Extreme Home Makeover $450 One-Day Rental of a Skid-Steer Loader, Mini-Excavator, or Walk-Behind Loader
1-Hour Massage at Parkside Chiropractic
Pink REALTREE Tool Kit
Get Your Motor Runnin’ $490 5 Car Wash Certificates to Moyle Petroleum/Common Cents
Rapid City Chevrolet-Cadillac Coupon Booklet Including: 12 Lube, Oil and Filter Changes and Numerous Service Coupons
Gray Crossbody Purse
Staycation $260 6 Passes to Days of ’76 Museum
6 Passes to Historical Adams House
Family Pass to Mammoth Site
Family Pass for 4 to Reptile Gardens
Gift Certificate for 10 Movie Rentals to Mr. Movies
Royal Blue Tote
Girls, Girls, Girls $45 Velvet Art Pencil Pouch
Body Art Kit
Sassy Pet Purse
Natural Life Purple Patent Case
Saturday Morning $75 10 oz. Bag of Organic Green Mountain Coffee
$25 gift Card to Target
Brown/Tan Tote
Wild Idea Tattoo $115 $75 Gift Certificate to Wild Idea Tattoo
Turquoise Hobo Purse
Sophistication $120 Decoy Sonoma County Chardonnay
Black/Gray Vera Wang Handbag
Spice It Up $75 Variety Basket of Tastefully Simple Products
Creative Me $100  $25 Gift Certificate to Pottery 2 Paint
Bottle of Wine
Center Of Attention $60

Autumn Table Runner
Autumn Purse Basket

Natural $60 Snowflake Table Runner
Winter Purse Basket 
Home For The Holidays  $100 Red and Lime Green Holiday Wreath
Handmade by Tandi Croghan 
Holiday Diva Tree  $120  Purse Themed Decorations and Lights for a Christmas Tree 
Family First  $125 

$25 Gift Card to Target
Family Pass to Mammoth Site
Black Tote 

Classy  $283 

Black Hills Gold Coleman Watch
Bottle of Pitule Moscato D’Asti Wine
6 South Dakota Wine Glasses
Steve Madden Satchel 

Desktop Christmas  $30  Holiday Display and Christmas Purse 
Crazy About Custer  $130

$20 Gift Certificate to Custer Bait & Tackle
$20 Gift Certificate to Naked Winery in Custer
Jessica Simpson Leopard Print Tote 


All auction packages subject to change.