Calendar

Mar
27
Wed
St John’s Lutheran Church Lenten Worship Service
Mar 27 all-day

St John’s Lutheran Church-LCMS Lenten Worship Wednesday, March 27th at 7pm at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Beemer. With Rev. Ryan Seymour.

A fellowship meal provided this week by the church trustees will follow in the basement.

West Point Optimest Club Meeting
Mar 27 all-day

West Point Optimist Club Meeting Wednesday, March 27th at noon at the Pizza Ranch in West Point.

The top ten essay winners from GACC and WPBHS will be the guests.

The top 3 will be announced and will read their essays. The topic this year was “When All the Worlds Problems are Solved, is Optimism Still Necessary?”.
The first place winner’s essay will go on to the Nebraska District for a chance to win a $2,500 scholarship. Guests are always welcome.

Mar
28
Thu
Charting Your Soul’s Compass: A Women’s Reflective Writing Retreat
Mar 28 all-day

Charting Your Soul’s Compass: A Women’s Reflective Writing Retreat Thursday, March 28th through Sunday, Marh 31st at St. Benedict Center in Schuyler.
The program fee is only $90, room and board charges will be added to the program fee. For more information call St. Benedict Center 402-352-8819.

Mobile Water Testing Lab/Kit @ 2715 13th St. Columbus NE 68601
Mar 28 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Mobile Water Testing Lab/Kit Thursday, March 28th from 8am to 5pm at Platte County Extension Office in Columbus.

Pick up a free testing kit from the mobile lab location during the hours specified and fill the container with a water sample from your private well. Bring sample back to mobile lab for testing and fill out an information sheet! Samples will be taken to Lincoln on Thursday evening for processing and individuals contacted after testing is completed. These tests are free, but the water testing containers must be picked up and returned to the mobile lab between 8 and 5 pm. This will require a round trip.

Anyone with a private well that was affected by flood waters in encouraged to get their
well tested.

For more information please contact the Extension Office at 402-563-4901.

Jerrod Nieman @ Bourbon Theatre, Lincoln, NE
Mar 28 @ 7:54 pm – 8:54 pm
Relay For Life of the Cuming County Area Relay
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Relay For Life of the Cuming County Area Relay Friday, April 5th from 5pm to 10pm at the Nielsen Community Center in West Point. For more information visit RelayForLife.org/CumingNE
Survivors If you haven’t registered, you still can! Please call Carly Salak at St Francis Memorial Hospital– 402-372-4005.

Rotisserie Style Chicken @ Lincoln Street Market
Mar 28 @ 6:51 pm – 7:51 pm

Rotisserie Style Chicken for $6.99.

You can call ahead to reserve yourself a chicken at Lincoln Street Market 402-372-9061.

Columbus Sale Pavilion – Columbus, NE
Mar 28 @ 11:09 pm – Mar 29 @ 12:09 am
West Point Livestock Auction – West Point, NE
Mar 28 @ 11:16 pm – Mar 29 @ 12:16 am
Mar
29
Fri
Rebuilding Together Chamber Coffee
Mar 29 all-day

Rebuilding Together Chamber Coffee Friday, March 29th at 10am, West of St. Francis Hospital in West Point.

Tetanus Shots & Free Well Water Tests
Mar 29 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Tetanus Shots & Free Well Water Tests Friday, March 29th from 8am to 5pm at the West Point City Municipal Building in West Point. For Tetanus shots bring your insurance card. Donated vaccine will be available at no cost for those without insurance.

You can pick up your free test kit now at: Cuming County Extension in West Point, Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Dept in Wisner, Village Express in Beemer and kits will be available tomorrow at the West Point City Municipal Building in West Point.

Do not collect the water sample before 4:30am on March 29th. Fill the collection bottle about the 100 ml mark. Return sample and paper work to the West Point Municipal Building in West Point between 8am and 5pm.

Hosted by Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Department. For more info call 402-529-2233.

Relay For Life of the Burt County Area
Mar 29 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Relay For Life of the Burt County Area Friday, March 29th from 5pm to 11pm at the Lyons City Auditorium in Lyons.Theme this year is Surf’s Up, Cancer’s Down. Survior meal at 5pm with Opening Ceremony at 6pm.
To sign up as a survivor, you can call Cathy 402-685-7510.
Luminaria are available for $10 donation from any Relay For Life members ahead if time, or available that evening.

Silent auction and live auction will help raise more money for American Cancer Society.

Funds raised are used in the Burt County Area for cancer prevention, to assist patients with rides, wigs, and lodging at Hope Lodge in Omaha during treatments.
The 8 teams will have activities for the whole family, please plan to attend to help continue the fight for the cure!

St. Patrick’s Catholic Church Fish Fry
Mar 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

St Patrick’s Catholic Church Fish Fry Friday, March 29th from 5pm to 7pm at St Patrick’s Catholic Church in Tekamah. Dine in, carry-out or delivery. Your choice. Call 374-1236 to place your order.

West Point Knights of Columbus Fish Fry
Mar 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

West Point Knights of Columbus Fish Fry Friday, March 29th serving from 5pm to 8pm at the GACC Cafeteria in West Point.

Rotisserie Style Chicken @ Lincoln Street Market
Mar 29 @ 6:51 pm – 7:51 pm

Rotisserie Style Chicken for $6.99.

You can call ahead to reserve yourself a chicken at Lincoln Street Market 402-372-9061.

Wahoo Livestock Sales, LLC – Wahoo, NE
Mar 29 @ 11:22 pm – Mar 30 @ 12:22 am
Mar
30
Sat
2019 Shop Hop
Mar 30 all-day

Hey Quilters! Nebraska 2019 Shop Hop has been extended through March 30th. Stop by your quilt store that is part of the Shop Hop and pick up your 2019 packet. Stop in at Creative Notions in West Point and Connie and the gals will be happy to assist you.

Dodge Amer. Legion Dinner & Music
Mar 30 all-day

Dodge American Legion Post #122 Youth Activities Dinner & Music will be on Saturday, March 30th, at the Dodge Vet’s Club. The New York Steak Feed will be from 5:30 until 8:30 p.m. with live music by “Awesome Sounds” starting at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $20. Purchase your tickets Dodge American Legion member or at the door.

Mel’s Small Engine Open House
Mar 30 all-day

Mel’s Small Engine Open House Saturday, April 30th at 10am at Mel’s Small Engine in Bancroft.

Nebraska Game & Parks Stocking Spring Trout Neligh Park
Mar 30 all-day

Nebraska Game & Parks Stocking Spring Trout Saturday, March 30th at 11:30am at Neligh Park in West Point.
900 10′ Rainbow trout will be stocked. Daily bag limit is 5. 16 years and older need a fishing permit.

Salvation Army Mobile Food Pantry
Mar 30 all-day

Salvation Army Mobile Food Pantry Saturday, March 30th, from 9am to 11am at Trinity Church in West Point. The food pantry is available to anyone in Cuming County.

Wonderful Cosmos: Science and Creation
Mar 30 all-day

Wonderful Cosmos: Science and Creation Saturday, March 30tg at St. Benedict Center in Schuyler. This is a one-day retreat at Saint Benedict Center, Schuyler, with astronomer Father Christoph Gerhard from Germany.
Program fee: $ 30. Lunch is available at the Center for $ 10.76 (includes tax). Register now at www.StBenedictCenter.com or call (402) 352-8819.

Glenn Martindale & Associates, Inc
Mar 30 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Household, Quality Antiques, Collectibles Auction

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

SPA Paper Drive
Mar 30 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

SPA Paper Drive Saturday, March 30th from 8am to 10am, located 1 block west of the Pizza Hut in West Point. Accepting newspapers, phone books, office paper, paperback books, magazines, paper bags, flattened cereal and pop boxes. No cardboard.

Rotisserie Style Chicken @ Lincoln Street Market
Mar 30 @ 6:51 pm – 7:51 pm

Rotisserie Style Chicken for $6.99.

You can call ahead to reserve yourself a chicken at Lincoln Street Market 402-372-9061.

Old Dominion, Jordan Davis & Morgan Evans @ CHI Health Center, Omaha, NE
Mar 30 @ 7:29 pm – 8:29 pm
Mar
31
Sun
Scribner Hog Baseball Brunch Benefit
Mar 31 all-day

Attend the Scribner Hogs Town Team Baseball Brunch on Sunday, March 31st, from 9a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Mohr Auditorium in Scribner. Give the cook in your house a break and join the “Hogs” for their breakfast/brunch and enjoy some polka music by the Vyhlidal Polka Trio from 10:30 a.m. until 1:30p.m. The Hogs appreciate your support!

Beemer Community Meal
Mar 31 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Beemer Community Meal Sunday, March 31 from 5 pm-7 pm at the Legion Hall in Beemer.
Enjoy a free meal of lasagne & dessert while sharing stories of the record-setting flood with friends & neighbors in our community.

Apr
1
Mon
Closed @ West Point Eagles Club
Apr 1 – Apr 2 all-day

Closed

West Point American Red Cross Blood Drive
Apr 1 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

West Point American Red Cross Blood Drive Monday, April 1st from 12pm to 6pm at Nielsen Community Center in West Point.
Simply download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to make an appointment or for more information. Walk-Ins welcome!

Wisner VFW #5767 Auxiliary April Fool Rubens & Mexi Burgers
Apr 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Wisner VFW #5767 Auxiliary April Fool Rubens & Mexi Burgers Monday, April 1st from 5:00pm til 8:00pm at the VFW Building in Wisner.
Carry Outs Available

Franciscan Care Services GriefShare Support Group
Apr 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Franciscan Care Services GriefShare Grief Support Group starting Monday, February 4th through April 29th at St Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point. Please enter through the ER Entrance and park in the north parking lot.

GriefShare is a non-denominational support group that meets weekly. Participants watch a short video seminar given by grief recovery experts, participate in a small group discussion, and have a workbook to work on personally to reinforce the weekly topics. Those who want to attend do not need to feel obligated to attend every session as each session is self-contained.

For more information about GriefShare, please contact Chaplain Mitch Shemek at 402.372.6708 or visit
https://www.griefshare.org/groups/101558

Apr
2
Tue
Chicken Alfredo @ Uptown Restaurant
Apr 2 all-day

Chicken Alfredo

 

Runza/TeamMates Mentoring Program Fundraiser
Apr 2 all-day

Nebraska & Iowa Runza Restaurants Tuesday, April 2nd will be donating 10% of all proceeds to the TeamMates Mentoring Program .

The effort is part of Runza’s belief that it takes more than food to serve a community. Support a great cause with a great meal.

Knuth Farms Char-Day
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Knuth Farms Char-Day Tuesday, April 2nd from 10am to 2pm at Knuth Farms rural Mead. This event is free. Open to the public.
Learn how to make your own biochar from various types of wood debris.

Light refreshments will be provided.
For more information contact Heather at Nebraska Forest Service 402-472-2941 or Angela Knuth at 402-480-2366.

Atkinson Livestock – Atkinson, NE
Apr 2 @ 11:14 pm – Apr 3 @ 12:14 am
Apr
3
Wed
Pro-Life Speaker Dr. Pat Castle
Apr 3 all-day

Pro-Life Speaker Dr. Pat Castle Wednesday, April 3rd at 7pm at GACC Activities Center in West Point.
Free Admission.  Refreshments will be served.

For more info Click HERE!

Relay For Life of the Cuming County Area Bank Night
Apr 3 all-day

Relay For Life of the Cuming County Area Bank Night Wednesday, April 3rd starting at 5pm Pizza Ranch in West Point.

St John’s Lutheran Church Lenten Worship Service
Apr 3 all-day

St John’s Lutheran Church-LCMS Lenten Worship Service Wednesday, April 3rd at 7pm at St John’s Lutheran Church in Beemer. With Rev. Ryan Seymour.

Wisner WIC Clinic
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Wisner WIC Clinic Wednesday April 3rd from 9:00am – 3:30pm at the Christ Lutheran Church in Wisner. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs please call (402) 385-6300.