Calendar

Nov
12
Mon
Food for Fines – Wilson Public Library – Cozad @ Wilson Public Library
Nov 12 all-day

To help the National Honor Society at the Cozad High School with their food drive, and knowing the community need for additional items this season, Wilson Public Library offers Food for Fines from November 1-16. Even if you have no fine, but would like to donate, that would be welcome!

Nov
13
Tue
Hefty Seed Open House – Wood River @ Hefty Seed
Nov 13 @ 10:30 am

Hefty Seed Company is opening a new store in Wood River, NE and will be hosting an open house on Tuesday, November 13th at 10:30AM. The event will kick off with a presentation by Darren Hefty. Guests will have the opportunity to meet the store’s agronomists and staff, as well as tour the facility. Lunch will be provided.

Lexington Area Christian Women’s Connection – Lexington @ Kirk's Nebraskaland Restaurant
Nov 13 @ 12:00 pm

Come join us for Lunch on Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 at Kirk’s Restaurant in Lexington for $10.00 inclusive.

Speaker: Diane Hurst from Julesburg, CO
Music:  Charles Licking

Special Feature:  Silent Auction

Reservation and cancellations by noon on Monday, November 12 ,  2018. Call Teresa at 308-324-8386 or Sheri at 308-320-0952

Cancellations are essential!

 

Gosnell Free Admission Showing @ SunTheater
Nov 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Several local churches in Gothenburg are sponsoring the free admission showing of the Gosnell movie at the Sun Theater in Gothenburg November 13th, 14th and 15th starting at 7:30pm.

There will be a free-will donation taken for the North Platte Women’s Resource Center. For more information, e-mail Frances at flinegar@yahoo.com.

Nov
14
Wed
Gosnell Free Admission Showing @ Sun Theater
Nov 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Several local churches in Gothenburg are sponsoring the free admission showing of the Gosnell movie at the Sun Theater in Gothenburg November 13th, 14th and 15th starting at 7:30pm.

There will be a free-will donation taken for the North Platte Women’s Resource Center. For more information, e-mail Frances at flinegar@yahoo.com.

Nov
15
Thu
Give BIG Lexington
Nov 15 all-day
Dawson/Gosper County CASA Bake Sale @ Dawson County Court House
Nov 15 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Dawson/Gosper County CASA Bake Sale will be held Thursday, November 15th starting at 8:00am till sold out at the Dawson County Court House in the old court room. (enter from Washington Street and go up the stairs to the 2nd floor) Just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday. All proceeds will go toward the Dawson/Gosper County CASA. Give Big Lexington promotions. We appreciate your support.

Gosnell Free Admission Showing @ SunTheater
Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Several local churches in Gothenburg are sponsoring the free admission showing of the Gosnell movie at the Sun Theater in Gothenburg November 13th, 14th and 15th starting at 7:30pm.

There will be a free-will donation taken for the North Platte Women’s Resource Center. For more information, e-mail Frances at flinegar@yahoo.com.

Nov
16
Fri
Pleasanton Staff Soup/Pie Scholarship Supper @ Pleasanton High School
Nov 16 @ 5:00 pm

ANNUAL PLEASANTON SCHOOL STAFF SOUP/PIE SUPPER TO RAISE MONEY FOR SENIOR CLASS SCHOLARSHIPS 5:00 TO 7:30 PM

Dawson County Historical Museum – Trivia Night – Lexington @ Dawson County Historial Museum
Nov 16 @ 7:00 pm
Winner of Rifle Raffle will be drawn
Items on interest Auction
Food and Cash Bar available
Plus, lots and lots of fun!
Tables available for up to 8 players–$250.00
Call Crystal at 308-324-5340 to reserve your spot
Dawson County Historical Museum 805 N Taft St. Lexington
Nov
17
Sat
3rd Annual Turkey Trot – Orthman Community YMCA – Lexington
Nov 17 @ 8:45 am

5K Walk or Run

Check in at 8:45   Race Tame 9:00am

Register by Nov 5th

Craft Fair & Bake Sale – First Presbyterian Church – Lexington @ First Presbyterian Church
Nov 17 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Come stock up on goodies and gifts.  Signs, Benches, Floral Arrangements, American Girl clothing, Quilts, Young Living and more

Holiday Food & Gift Festival – Cozad Grand Generation Center @ Grand Generation Center
Nov 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Nov
18
Sun
Cozad Classics softball Team Pancake Feed – Cozad Grand Generation Center
Nov 18 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm

You can purchase your $5 ticket from any Cozad Classic team member

St. John Capistran Soup, Sandwich and Bake Sale – Amherst @ Amherst Community Hall
Nov 18 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Nov
23
Fri
Minden’s Christmas Traditions Fetival
Nov 23 – Nov 24 all-day

Over the years many families have traveled to Minden to see the Christmas lights decorating the Kearney County Courthouse. Minden will kick off a week long Christmas Traditions Festival Friday, November 23. Several family-friendly events are planned to celebrate the Christmas Season.
 Cookie Walk at the Senior Center -10:00a.m.-4:00p.m + Soup & Coffee -10:00am-2:00pm
 Pictures with Santa Claus — 10:00 a.m. to 12 p.m.
 A free movie at the Minden Opera House — 1:00 p.m.
 A children’s carnival at Minden Mall — 2 to 4:30 p.m.
 Crowning of Miss Christmas City – 5:30p.m
 Lighted Christmas Parade – 5:30p.m.

Nov
24
Sat
Minden Family Fun under the Lights
Nov 24 – Nov 25 all-day

“Family Fun under the lights” on the East side of the downtown square Nov. 24 & 25, several bounce houses will be set up, Saturday, Nov. 24 & Nov. 25. The Bounce houses are Free will donation and will open Saturday 1:00-6:30pm & 7:30-9:00pm, Sunday, 1:00-7:00pm. Bounce Houses are sponsored by Mason’s Market. Saturday, Nov. 24 an Escape Room will be open at the same site from 1:00-4:00pm. Reservations can be made for groups up to six people at www.mindenne.org, click on Escape Room. The Christmas Train will be at the same location on Sunday, Nov. 25, 1:00-4:00pm and is sponsored by USA Communications.
Other events during the Festival will include: Ladies Night Out, Nov. 30, Holiday Craft Fair, Dec. 1, Pop UP Art Gallery, Dec. 1, Christmas City 5K run/walk & ½ mile Little Elves run, Dec. 1, Rotary Pancake Feed, Dec. 1, Beer Tap Takeover, Nov. 30 & Dec. 1, Gift Wrapping & Bake Sale, Dec. 8,
The Light of the World Pageant will be held on Nov. 24, Dec. 2 & Dec. 9 starting at 7:00pm. Come enjoy entertainment and soup dinner before the pageant, Nov. 24 Sr. Center benefiting the Closet, Dec. 2 Minden Community singers Christmas Concert & Soup dinner at Westminster United Presbyterian Church benefiting “Support Our Schools” mission, 4:30pm and Dec. 9, Minden Community Players presents “Songs of Christmas” & Soup dinner at the Minden Opera House, 4:30pm.

Dueling Pianos – “Colorado Keys” – Glenvil, NE @ Clay County Fairgrounds
Nov 24 @ 7:30 pm

Dueling Pianos “Colorado Keys” John & Amy Tuck November 24, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Clay Center Fairgrounds Doors open at 6:30 pm. Tickets are $20 per person – Non refundable This is a 21 years old and older event. Tickets can be purchased at: Waypoint Bank – Clay Center Pinnacle Bank – Fairfield City Office – Edgar Bank of Doniphan – Hastings Or contact: Karla Harms 402-469-7241 Shawna Taylor 402-984-4537 after 4 p.m. Sponsored by: Sandy Creek FFA Alumni

Dec
9
Sun
Lexington Area Compassionate Friends @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Dec 9 @ 6:30 pm

Lexington Area Compassionate Friends will hold a world wide candle lighting service for children who have died that their light may always shine. Parents, siblings, grandparents and friends are welcome. Bring a picture and candle for each child

Apr
19
Fri
ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION DEMENTIA CARE CONFERENCE 2019 – Kearney @ Younes Conference Center
Apr 19 @ 8:00 am