2020 Youth Excursion

2020 Youth Excursion


Attention all area high school students and whose parents or guardians are members of Bon Homme Yankton Electric: 


Youth Excursion Applications Are Available NOW! 


Bon Homme Yankton Electric will sponsor area students to attend the South Dakota Rural Electric Youth Excursion. The Youth Excursion Tour will be held July 27-30, 2020, and is headquartered in Bismarck, N.D. All area high school freshmen, sophomores and juniors whose parents or guardians are members of Bon Homme Yankton Electric are eligible to apply.

Teens attending this event will:

  • Have the opportunity to sightsee and to meet new friends from other participating cooperatives.
  • Learn about “The Story Behind the Switch” and see where South Dakota’s electricity generates.
  • Tour the Great Plains Synfuel Plant, Freedom Coal Mine, and Antelope Valley Station Power Plant.
  • Spend their evenings swimming, shopping and cruising on the Lewis and Clark Riverboat.

Bon Homme Yankton Electric will provide transportation, lodging, meals, entertainment and sightseeing events. Students are required to supply their own personal/shopping money.

Applications must be submitted by 4:30 pm, May 1, 2020.

-Mail applications to Bon Homme Yankton Electric, PO Box 158, Tabor, SD 57063


-Email applications to jarens@byelectric.com

For more information contact Bon Homme Yankton Electric's Marketing and Communications Coordinator Jaclyn Arens at jarens@byelectric.com.

Download the application here.

View trip poster here.

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