Calendar

Sep
22
Fri
Lexington Baseball Association Tailgate @ Lexington
Sep 22 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm

The Lexington Legion Baseball Association is hosting the tailgate for the football game this Friday the 22nd vs Alliance. It starts at 5:30 at the Main Entrance to the High School and will serve till game time.  It will be a Free Will Donation and we will have a raffle as well with prizes furnished by Wal-mart and Bob’s True Value.

Sep
23
Sat
23rd Annual Show “The Way They Were” Antique Tractor & Machinery Show – Smith Center, KS
Sep 23 all-day

Old Settlers’ Day Celebration   Theme:  “The Way They Were”

Downtown parade 11:00am

Tractor Show – Trucks – Concessions – Machinery – Gas Engines – Garden Tractor & Collector Displays

Free Fun Tractor Pull

Tractor Poker Run

Nebraska Junk Jaunt – Multiple Locations @ Nebraska Multiple Locations
Sep 23 all-day

Nebraska’s Junk Jaunt is nearly 500 miles of garage sales, collectibles, antiques, just plain fun, and more on Sept. 22nd, 23rd, and 24th. You’ll never know what you might find with shoppers and vendors from 34 states. For “shopper” information or vendor registration go to www.junkjaunt.com or call 308-346-5151.

“Live” remote in Cairo on Friday 9/22/17 from 9:00am to 11:00am from JUNK-TION 2 N 11

Walk & 5K for Kidneys – Lexington
Sep 23 all-day

www.bit.ly/PlumCreekWalk

10:00am start

Nebr Archeology of the Sandhills and High Plains- Broken Bow @ Custer County Museum
Sep 23 @ 1:00 pm

State Archeologist Rob Bozell to discuss archeological research being conducted in the Sandhills and High Plains of Nebraska. The public is encouraged to bring arrowheads and other archeological artifacts to be identified by State Archeologist team. The event is sponsored by the Nebraska State Historical Society Archeology and Historic Preservation offices. Nebraska Archeology Month is organized by the Nebraska Association of Professional Archeologists.

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

Judy & The Troubadours (Judy, Bruce, Jerome)

Children welcome – Pre-K to 12 free, may dance if following floor rules.  Bring finger food for lunch at 10
For questions call 308-325-2909

Sep
24
Sun
13th Annual 4-H Sporting Clay Shoot – Brainard @ Oak Creek Sporting Club
Sep 24 all-day

Money raised by this event directly supports the shooting sports/events for the Nebraska 4H youth who participate in shooting activities.

Nebraska Junk Jaunt – Multiple Locations @ Nebraska Multiple Locations
Sep 24 all-day

Nebraska’s Junk Jaunt is nearly 500 miles of garage sales, collectibles, antiques, just plain fun, and more on Sept. 22nd, 23rd, and 24th. You’ll never know what you might find with shoppers and vendors from 34 states. For “shopper” information or vendor registration go to www.junkjaunt.com or call 308-346-5151.

“Live” remote in Cairo on Friday 9/22/17 from 9:00am to 11:00am from JUNK-TION 2 N 11

66th Annual Buffalo Barbecue – Camp Comeca
Sep 24 @ 11:00 am

Worship 11:00am – Pastor Anne from Lexington First United Methodist Church

Food & Fun from 11:30am-4pm   Buffalo, Pulled Pork, Hot dogs and all the fixings

Everybody Welcome – Free Will Offering

Games for the kids and tours of the Camp – Fun for all!

Nebr Archeology of the Sandhills and High Plains- Alliance @ Knight Museum
Sep 24 @ 1:30 pm

State Archeologist Rob Bozell to discuss archeological research being conducted in the Sandhills and High Plains of Nebraska. The public is encouraged to bring arrowheads and other archeological artifacts to be identified by State Archeologist team. The event is sponsored by the Nebraska State Historical Society Archeology and Historic Preservation offices. Nebraska Archeology Month is organized by the Nebraska Association of Professional Archeologists.

Sep
26
Tue
US Senator Deb Fischer’s staff Local Office Hours in Broken Bow @ Custer County Judicial Center Hearing Room
Sep 26 all-day

Julie Brooker, Central Nebraska Director of Constituent Services for Fischer, will be holding local office hours at the time and location below:

Custer County Judicial Center Hearing Room, 604 Heritage Drive, Broken Bow, NE  68822   2:30 – 3:30pm

Senator Fischer will not be at this event

 

Lexington Area Farmers Market @ Dawson County Opportunity Center Parking Lot
Sep 26 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Lexington Area Farmers Market-Saturdays 8-11 AM, Tuesdays 3-6 PM, starting June 24 through Oct 14, 2017

Sep
27
Wed
Dawson County Hero Flight Send Off Luncheon – Lexington @ Heartland Museum
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm

Join us as we send off our 25 veterans and their escorts on the fourth Hero Flight.  Enjoy a free luncheon as we recognize all veterans and their service to our country!

Free to the public – free will offering

Farmers Market – Grand Generation Center – Cozad
Sep 27 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Sep
28
Thu
Gardening Roundtable – Cozad @ Wilson Public Library
Sep 28 @ 6:30 pm

Topics – Water Saving Landscape, Fall Garden Tips, Winterizing Landscapes, Garden Planning for 2018

 

Jalan Crossland Live at The Balcony – Loomis @ The Balcony
Sep 28 @ 7:30 pm

 

Tickets are $18 in advance and $20 at the door. They may be purchased online at rehmsworld.com or in person at the Cutting Room, 701 4th Ave. Ste. 2A, Holdrege, NE 68949. All major credit cards are accepted.

Sep
29
Fri
Lexington Housing Authority Maintenance Retirement Open House @ Wilma Buckley Hall
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Bob Adams and Jerry Whittaker will be retiring.  The two have 47 years of combined service to LHA.

Refreshments will be served.  The public is invited to attend.

Sep
30
Sat
Drive-In & Fly-In Pancake Breakfast – Cozad Municipal Airport
Sep 30 all-day

Breakfast Served 8am to 10am

Open to the Public

Free Will Donation – Proceeds go to local organizations

Sponsored by:  Mid-State Aviation

Lexington Area Farmers Market @ Dawson County Opportunity Center Parking Lot
Sep 30 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Lexington Area Farmers Market-Saturdays 8-11 AM, Tuesdays 3-6 PM, starting June 24 through Oct 14, 2017

Homemade Jelly Making Class – North Platte @ UNL West Central Research & Extension Center
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am

$15.00 per participant to cover supplies

UNL Research and Extension Center

The Smithfield Fall Festival – Smithfield, NE @ Main Street
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Thursday Morning Coffee ladies will have the Coffee on. Sampling, of Lazy RW Distillery and 3 Brothers Winery. Many Vendors to choose from. Check out our Raffle Packages! Just to name a few. Nebraska Volleyball Tickets 11/12 Nebraska VS Rutgers 2pm Golf Packages, Nebraska State Park Permit, Gift Certificates. Check all raffle items out at the Community Hall.Musical Entertainment 1pm to 4pm Better Dazes, Nicolen Family. All proceeds go to Tuffy Hagan Scholarship Fund and to maintain the town Well System.

Transportation Celebration – Sponsored by Lexington YMCA @ Jim Kelly Field Lexington Airport
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Let your child’s imagination run wild as they pretend to drive one of more than 30 vehicles, including a tow truck, tractor, combine, bucket truck, road grader, bus, police car, fire truck, ambulance, helicopter, motorcycle and more.  Each vendor will distribute goodies for kids to collect and take home.

Fee:  $2.00 per person (free for children 2 and younger)

Raffle tickets will be sold for Airplane rides with drawings at 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm and 1:30pm  Tickets are $1.00 for one or $3.00 for five.

Plum Creek Market Place (limited to 100 steak sandwich meals) and Nick’s Gyros will sell lunch at the event.

Founder of Gilgal Gospel Mission India to speak – Wilson Public Library
Sep 30 @ 10:30 am

Hear a missionary’s 43 year journey of faith and endurance as persecution dramatically increases.

In early 2017 Cozadian Kris Riley joined a mission group to India and met Christobel Russelliah.  She was so impressed and moved by what Christobel was trying to do that she invited her to come to Nebraska and share her story.

21st Annual Platte River Pheasants Forever Fundraising Banquet – Lexington @ Holiday Inn Express & Suites
Sep 30 @ 5:30 pm

Catered Prime Rib dinner starting at 7:00pm – Social Hour at 5:30pm

Silent and Live Auction to follow

Miller Dance – Miller, NE @ Miller Community Hall
Sep 30 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Top Shelf Country (Doug, Kenny, Larry, Larry, Randy)

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

Oct
1
Sun
The Waffle Man – Lexington Volunteer Firemen Celebrating 125 years of service @ Lexington Fire Hall
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Celebrating 125 years of service, featuring the Waffleman

Free Will Donations with proceeds going to Children’s Hospital in Omaha

Turkey Dinner – Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church – Gothenburg @ Catholic Church Parish Center
Oct 1 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Take out is available

$7.00 Adults – $3.00 Children (12 & under)  Preschool Free

Tickets available at the door

Lexington Life Chain – 7th & Jackson Street
Oct 1 @ 2:00 pm

An hour of silent witness to support the sanctity of human life

Oct
3
Tue
Lexington Area Farmers Market @ Dawson County Opportunity Center Parking Lot
Oct 3 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Lexington Area Farmers Market-Saturdays 8-11 AM, Tuesdays 3-6 PM, starting June 24 through Oct 14, 2017

Oct
4
Wed
Farmers Market – Grand Generation Center – Cozad
Oct 4 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm