Calendar

Mar
17
Sun
Overton Bandit Baseball Sign Up @ Overton
Mar 17 @ 3:00 pm – Mar 21 @ 5:00 pm

The Overton American Legion baseball teams will hold their annual signup on Sunday, March 17 from 3 to 5 pm at the Overton ballfield. Practice sessions will start Sunday, March 24.

Mar
21
Thu
Vaccines for Children Public Clinics Offered in March – SW Public Health Dept – Curtis, Trenton, Ogallala & McCook
Mar 21 all-day

Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department (SWNPHD) will be offering Vaccines for Children at public clinics in September

Locations include:

CurtisMonday, March 11th, 4:30-5:30 pm at Medicine Valley High School

TrentonTuesday, March 19th, 3:30-4:30 pm at Hitchcock County High School Library

OgallalaThursday, March 21st, 12:30-1:30 pm MT at Prairie View Elementary School, Superintendent’s office

McCookdaily, 8:00-4:00 pm at 404 West 10th Street (one block north of Arby’s)

Other locations: check with your local health care provider

Anyone two months and older are invited to get their vaccinations.  Walk-ins are welcome.

Merrick County 4-H Pancake Feed & Jr Leader Cake Walk – Central City
Mar 21 @ 5:00 pm

Join us for a 4-H Pancake Fundraiser, proceeds going towards 4-H educational programming, 4-H scholarships, and the 4-H Citizenship Washington Focus trip, $5 adults, $3 children 11 & under, under school age FREE! 4-H Jr. Leaders will also be hosting a Cake Walk until goodies are gone, $1 for 2 tickets or $5 for 12 tickets!

Mar
22
Fri
Wilson Public Library Story Times – Cozad
Mar 22 all-day

The Wilson Public Library has weekly drop in Story Time on Mondays from 5:30-6:00 pm and Fridays from 11:00-11:30 am.  Join us for a story followed by a craft or activity.  For preschool ages 3-6 with an adult. Toddler Times are Fridays from 10:15-10:45. Enjoy a story and time with other toddlers. For ages 0-2 with an adult. No registration required.

Flood Relief Donations – Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce @ Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce
Mar 22 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

The Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce is collecting itrems for victims of the flood.  Items such as non perishable food, toiletries and cleaning supplies can be dropped off at the Chamber office Monday-Friday.

Center for Rural Affairs – Small Business Consulting – McCook @ McCook Economic Development Corp
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Nancy Flock, central and southwest bilingual Nebraska Loan Specialist with the Center for Rural Affairs’ Rural Enterprise Assistance Project-REAP will hold office hours in McCook on March 22, 2019. Hours will be 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. McCook Economic Development Corp. (MEDC) will handle the appointments;  (308) 345-1200. MEDC office is located at 402 Norris Avenue, Suite 301 (Keystone Business Center – 3rd Floor). 

 The Center for Rural Affairs’ Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) and its services are available to rural communities across Nebraska.

Musical “Matilda” Grand Island Central Catholic @ Central Catholic Jr-Sr High School
Mar 22 @ 7:30 pm

Performances are scheduled for March 22 and 23rd at 7:30pm and March 24 at 2:00pm at Central Catholic, 1200 N Ruby, Grand Island, NE.

Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for students grades K-12 and available at Ace Hardware & Garden Center, HyVee, Central Catholic’s school office and the performance door.

Mar
23
Sat
Seminar Ministry – Mason City @ Homeward Trail Bible Camp
Mar 23 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

An all day, 8am-5pm, seminar to reinvigorate your seniors, men, women, and couples to reengage them in the ministry of your church. This seminar has seven entertaining and enlightening sessions to give those attending new ideas as to how to minister in their church and in your community.

Guided Barn Quilt Bus Tour – Cozad
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

During the tour you will see many unique barn quilts around Cozad including the 50 states barn quilt display and view impressive art collections at the Homestead Bank and at the world famous Robert Henri Museum and Art Gallery

Nebraska Archaeological Society Meeting – Grand Island @ Edith Abbott Memorial Library
Mar 23 @ 1:30 pm

The Nebraska Archaeological Society (NAS) will hold its next meeting on Saturday, March 23 at 1:30 PM at Edith Abbott Memorial Library, 211 North Washington Street in Grand Island, Nebraska.  The NAS has members from all areas of Nebraska and several surrounding states and welcomes all interested persons to attend this meeting.  Come see what the NAS has to offer and share your ideas to make the Nebraska Archaeological Society more relevant to you.

 

Cozad Jaycees presents Trivia Night – Cozad @ Big E's
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm

Registration starts at 6pm – Trivia at 7pm

Miller Dance – Miller, NE @ Miller Community Hall
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Lead Me Home (Mark, Aaron, Brian, Donna, John)

Miller, NE Community Hall

Children welcome PreK-12 free – may dance if following floor rules

Bring snacks/finger food for lunch at 10:00

Questions call 308-325-2909

Musical “Matilda” Grand Island Central Catholic @ Central Catholic Jr-Sr High School
Mar 23 @ 7:30 pm

Performances are scheduled for March 22 and 23rd at 7:30pm and March 24 at 2:00pm at Central Catholic, 1200 N Ruby, Grand Island, NE.

Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for students grades K-12 and available at Ace Hardware & Garden Center, HyVee, Central Catholic’s school office and the performance door.

Mar
24
Sun
Fundraiser for Mark Lewis – Broken Bow @ Broken Bow Municipal Building
Mar 24 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Silent Auction – Live Auction – Car Show (weather permitting)

Musical “Matilda” Grand Island Central Catholic @ Central Catholic Jr-Sr High School
Mar 24 @ 2:00 pm

Performances are scheduled for March 22 and 23rd at 7:30pm and March 24 at 2:00pm at Central Catholic, 1200 N Ruby, Grand Island, NE.

Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for students grades K-12 and available at Ace Hardware & Garden Center, HyVee, Central Catholic’s school office and the performance door.

Vietnam Era Veteran Photo – Lexington @ Heartland Museum of Military Vehicles
Mar 24 @ 5:00 pm

In honor of the upcoming Vietnam Veteran Remembrance Day, all Vietnam Era Veterans are invited for a photo. Anyone who served in the military between 1962 and 1975 are encouraged to participate. Don’t be late as this likely won’t take long!

Mar
25
Mon
2nd Annual Event – Diaper Drive – Lexington
Mar 25 all-day

March 1st through March 31st

Drop off locations:  Orthman Community YMCA, Plum Creek Market Place and Calvary A/G Church

Lexington Schools Kindergarten Registration in March @ Lexington Public Schools Central Office
Mar 25 all-day
Wilson Public Library Story Times – Cozad
Mar 25 all-day

The Wilson Public Library has weekly drop in Story Time on Mondays from 5:30-6:00 pm and Fridays from 11:00-11:30 am.  Join us for a story followed by a craft or activity.  For preschool ages 3-6 with an adult. Toddler Times are Fridays from 10:15-10:45. Enjoy a story and time with other toddlers. For ages 0-2 with an adult. No registration required.

Flood Relief Donations – Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce @ Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce
Mar 25 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

The Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce is collecting itrems for victims of the flood.  Items such as non perishable food, toiletries and cleaning supplies can be dropped off at the Chamber office Monday-Friday.

“Booked for Lunch” Lexington Public Library @ Lexington Public Library
Mar 25 @ 12:00 pm

Musician David Seay presents folk traditions of different cultures through demonstrations of folk instruments such as the harmonica, penny whistle, ocarina, yak horn, musical saw, and singing bowl, A light lunch will be served beginning at 11:30 a.m. and the program begins at noon. Call the Library (324-2151) to register for lunch and this program.

Kearney Concert Assn presents The Jersey Tenors – Kearney @ Merryman Performing Arts Center
Mar 25 @ 7:30 pm

In the newest Opera/Rock mash-up sensation that blends the opera classics, rock epics and crooning ballads, The Jersey Tenors combine for a “powerhouse vocal performance!” These four talented, Broadway-credited vocalists bring a vast musical repertoire together in one night of song that honors the sounds of Jersey and beyond. Concert Sponsor: Country House Residence

Mar
26
Tue
Sasse Staff to Hold Mobile Office in Dawson County – Lexington @ Lexington Public Library
Mar 26 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

U.S. Senator Ben Sasse announced that a member of his staff will be hosting a Mobile Office on Tuesday, March 26th in Lexington.

These office hours will provide Nebraskans with a face-to-face opportunity to speak with a member of Senator Sasse’s staff about federal government-related issues. A constituent services representative will be on hand to offer guidance and aid to Nebraskans who require help navigating Washington’s federal bureaucracy.

The same services are offered by the Senator’s staff in each of his state offices. Constituent services representatives can be reached at 402-476-1400.

Container Gardening Class – Cozad @ Wilson Public Library
Mar 26 @ 9:30 am

Join us at the Container Gardens program at 9:30 a.m., Central Time, at the Wilson Public Library, 910 Meridian Avenue, in Cozad.

This class, sponsored by the Petals Garden Club of Cozad and Eustis, will teach participants how to select, grow and maintain container gardens. The following topics will give suggestions to reduce plant loss and best management strategies for gardening equipment.

Mar
27
Wed
Flood Relief Donations – Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce @ Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce
Mar 27 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

The Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce is collecting itrems for victims of the flood.  Items such as non perishable food, toiletries and cleaning supplies can be dropped off at the Chamber office Monday-Friday.

MONA Yoga Program – Kearney @ Museum of Nebraska Art
Mar 27 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am

The Museum of Nebraska Art offers YOGA AT MONA with Marsha Yeagley, RYT 200, RYT 500, YACEP Yoga Alliance

Wednesdays: March 27, April 3, 10, 17, 24, May 1 (6 weeks)
Time: 10:15-11:00 a.m.
Age: 18+
Cost: $50 for six sessions (MONA members), $60 (non-members)
$10 drop-in rate for a single session
Register by: Tuesday March 26; payment is due with registration.

For more information, contact the Museum at (308) 865-8559.

 

Program “Jet, the Miniature Therapy Horse” – Lexington Grand Generation Center
Mar 27 @ 12:00 pm

Therapy Horse for Pet Partners Therapy Horse Program.

Mar
28
Thu
Lenten Lunches – Lexington @ Trinity Lutheran
Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lenten Lunches are hosted by churches in Lexington offering a lunch and devotional services provided by each individual congregation.
Free will donation for lunch.
Lunch 12:00-12:20pm
Service 12:20 – 12::45pm

Wildlife Education Mammal Trunk – Wilson Public Library – Cozad @ Wilson Public Library
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Join us Thursday, March 28 from 5:30-6:30 at the Wilson Public Library to view and explore the Wildlife Education Mammal Trunk. With this hands-on trunk, examine skulls, furs, scat and track replicas of mammals found throughout Nebraska such as beaver, bobcat and raccoon, to name a few. This event is free and open to all ages.

 
Mar
29
Fri
Wilson Public Library Story Times – Cozad
Mar 29 all-day

The Wilson Public Library has weekly drop in Story Time on Mondays from 5:30-6:00 pm and Fridays from 11:00-11:30 am.  Join us for a story followed by a craft or activity.  For preschool ages 3-6 with an adult. Toddler Times are Fridays from 10:15-10:45. Enjoy a story and time with other toddlers. For ages 0-2 with an adult. No registration required.