Calendar

May
4
Sat
Paving the Way for Peace, Purpose and Passion for Life One Day Retreat
May 4 all-day

Paving the Way for Peace, Purpose and Passion for Life One Day Retreat Saturday, May 4th at St. Benedict Center in Schuyler. This retreat is for singles of all ages with Elaine Shein. Program fee: $ 30. Lunch is available at the Center for $ 10.76 (includes tax). Register now by clicking the button below or call (402) 352-8819.

Memorial Poker Run Honoring Bernie Hunke
May 4 @ 9:30 pm – May 5 @ 5:00 pm

Memorial Poker Run Honoring Bernie Hunke Saturday, June 1st signup from 9:30am to 11am at the Beemer Legion hall in Beemer. Kick stands up at 11am and return at 5pm. $15 per person. Food and Split the Pot. Stops at West Point, Pender, Wakefield, Wayne, Norfolk and back to Beemer. All vehicles welcome.

For more info call Dave at 402-851-1226.

May
5
Sun
Lyons Sunday Swap Meet & Flea Market
May 5 all-day

Lyons Sunday Swap Meet and Flea Market will be this Sunday, May 5th, from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. on the corner of Hwy 77 & Main Street in Lyons. Vendors welcome & can set up from 6 – 8 a.m. Want to be a vendor or need more information, call Corbin 402-738-0268. Rain date is May 12th.

May
7
Tue
“Map of My Kingdom” Play
May 7 all-day

“Map of My Kingdom” Play presented by the Center for Rural Affairs Tuesday, May 7th at 7 pm at the West Point Community Theatre in West Point. Admission is free.

Who’s going to get the farm? And what are they going to do with it? Will your future plans for your land create harmony or strife for your family? Or have you even started to think that far ahead?

“Map of My Kingdom,” is a play focusing on farmland transfer

Fremont Area Give Big “Rebuilding Together – Platte Valley East”
May 7 all-day

Fremont Area Give Big “Rebuilding Together – Platte Valley East” Tuesday, May 7th. For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/Rebuilding-Together-Platte-Valley-East-170191163104385/

May
8
Wed
Rita Brehmer Medicare Part D Specialist
May 8 all-day

Rita Brehmer Medicare Part D Specialist Wednesday, May 8th from 10am to 3pm at the West Point Apothecary Shop in West Point. She will be on hand to help you in anyway she can to answer any questions you have about Medicare.

Laura Hamata Bake Sale Fundraiser
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Laura Hamata Bake Sale Fundraiser Wednesday, May 8th from 10am to 4pm at Shopko Hometown in West Point.
Due to medical reasons Laura has not been able to work, all proceeds raised go to help out Laura.

Pender Community Hospital Health & Wellness Fair
May 8 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Pender Community Hospital Health & Wellness Fair Wednesday, May 8th from 4:30pm to 7:30pm at the Pender Community Hospital.

During this open house, health screenings will be offered and PCH and community members will host tables touching on different health-focused topics. As part of the celebration, the mobile da Vinci robotic surgery system will be spotlighted—complete with demonstrations and an invitation for the general public to take a turn at operating the system. The person with the the most skills will be going home with an Amazon Echo Smart Speaker.

The fair will also feature plenty of informational booths. Community members will have a chance to meet with Pender Community Hospital providers and staff to learn about topics including sun safety, immunizations, resources for diabetics, physical therapy, their Little Sprouts program, and much more.

May
9
Thu
Cuming County 4-H Council Meeting
May 9 all-day

Cuming County 4-H Council Meeting Thursday, May 9th at 7pm in the Cuming County Courthouse Meeting Room in West Point. The agenda for the meeting is available for review in the Extension Office.

May
10
Fri
West Point-Beemer High School Alumni Ticket Reminder
May 10 all-day

West Point-Beemer High School Alumni Saturday, May 25th with Social at 4:30pm, Pictures at 5:30pm and Dinner at 6:30pm at the Nielsen Community Center in West Point.
Reminder to turn in your tickets in by Friday, May 10th. If you did not receive a ticket(s) you can stop at F&M Bank or CharterWest Bank in West Point.

Pender WIC & Immunization
May 10 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Pender WIC and Immunization Clinic Friday May 10th from 8:30am to 4:00pm at Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership in Pender. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs please call (402) 385-6300.

May
11
Sat
Arlington American Red Cross Blood Drive
May 11 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm

Arlington American Red Cross Blood Drive Saturday, May 11th from 7:30am to 12pm at the City Auditorium in Arlington.
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!

May
13
Mon
Indie Lens “Wrestle” Movie
May 13 all-day

Indie Lens “Wrestle” Movie Monday, May 13th at 7pm at the West Point Community Theatre in West Point. Free admission

Wrestle is an intimate, inspiring coming of age portrait of the wrestling team at Huntsville’s J.O. Johnson High School, which has been on Alabama’s failing schools list for many years. As they fight their way towards the State Championship, wrestlers Jailen, Jamario, Teague, and Jaquan each face injustices and challenges on and off the mat, together grappling with obstacles that jeopardize their success while their coach wades into the complexities of class and race in the South.

Wisner VFW #5767 Meeting
May 13 all-day

Wisner VFW #5767 Meeting Monday, May 13th at 7pm at VFW Building in Wisner.

West Point WIC and Immunization Clinic
May 13 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

West Point WIC and Immunization Clinic Monday May 13th from 9:00am to 3:30pm at the Grace Lutheran Church in West Point. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs please call (402) 385-6300.

May
15
Wed
West Point American Red Cross Blood Drive
May 15 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 pm

West Point American Red Cross Blood Drive Wednesday, May 15th from 8:30am to 2:30pm at the West Point Beemer High School 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!

Day of Caring Program
May 15 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

Day of Caring Program Wednesday, May 15th from 9:30am to 2:30pm at the Norfolk Public Library in Norfolk.

Designed to support and inform caregivers whether you are caring for someone with a mental or physical challenge. It’s free, it’s informative, it’s empowering. 

Call Sharon Brown of the Nebraska Lifespan Respite network at 866-RESPITE or the click on the link https://support.answers4families.org/content/day-caring-norfolk to register.

Stanton American Red Cross Blood Drive
May 15 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Stanton American Red Cross Blood Drive Wednesday, May 15th from 12pm to 6pm at the VFW Building in Stanton.
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!

May
16
Thu
Oakland WIC & Immunization Clinic
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Oakland WIC and Immunization Clinic Thursday May 16th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Oakland City Auditorium in Oakland. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs please call (402) 385-6300.

North Bend American Red Cross Blood Drive
May 16 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

North Bend American Red Cross Blood Drive Thursday, May 16th from 12pm to 6pm at St. Charles Parish Center in North Bend.
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 Fish Fry
May 16 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Wisner VFW #5767 Fish Fry Thursday, May 16th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the VFW Building in Wisner.

All you can eat!

May
17
Fri
West Point Chamber Coffee
May 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

West Point Chamber Coffee Friday, May17th at 10am at Simmer Down Take and Bake in West Point.

May
18
Sat
Nebraska State Park Free Fishing and Park Entry
May 18 all-day

Free Fishing & Park Entry Saturday, May 18th.

Enjoy your Saturday at any Nebraska State Park with free fishing and free park entry.

For additional information on these events and other activities; contact Lewis and Clark SRA at ngpc.lewis.clark@nebraska.gov or call 402-388-4169. Visit the Nebraska Northeast Parks Facebook page and website OutdoorNebraska.org. All events are subject to change due to weather and staff availability.

SPA Paper Drive
May 18 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

SPA Paper Drive Saturday, May 18th 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.

Green & Growing Garden Club Plant Extravaganza
May 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Description:Green & Growing Garden Club Plant Extravaganza Saturday, May 18th from 9am to 12pm at Building 330 at Neligh Park in West Point.
Stop by for great deals for your flower garden or vegetable garden.

Al Hughes Auction Service – Wisner, NE
May 18 @ 6:48 pm – 7:48 pm

Real Estate, Collectible Cars, and Personal Property

Personal Property Sells at 10:30am and the Real Estate Sells at 12:30pm

Click here for more info!

May
19
Sun
Pender Medical Clinic and Apothecary Shop Open House
May 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Pender Medical Clinic and Apothecary Shop Open House Sunday, May 19th from 1pm to 3pm at the new Pender Medical Clinic and Apothecary Shop in Pender. Refreshments bring served along with chance to meet the staff and a short program at 2pm.

Timberlake Ranch Camps Free Open House
May 19 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Timberlake Ranch Camps Free Open House Sunday, May 19th from 4pm to 7pm at Timberlake Ranch Camp rural Central City. Free will donation.

Free horse arena rides, boats, zorb ball, activity center, swimming, corral ball, obstacle course, tour and more. Free supper served from 4pm to 7pm.

For more info call 308-946-3871.

May
20
Mon
83rd Beemer High School Alumni Banquet
May 20 all-day

Beemer High School’s 83rd Alumni Banquet Saturday, May 25th at Beemer American Legion Hall in Beemer. Registration from 5pm to 6:30pm, Honor Class photos at 5:30 pm, and Dinner at 6:30 pm. Cost is $13 per person.Honoring all classes ending in 9 and 4.

Reservations with meal payment should be mailed in by May 20 (along with $8 dues per graduate) to:Beemer High School Alumni Association, PO Box 406, Beemer, NE 68716.
For more info call 402-380-5943.

Scribner American Red Cross Blood Drive
May 20 @ 12:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Scribner American Red Cross Blood Drive Monday, May 20th from 12:30pm to 6:30pm at Mohr Auditorium in Scribner. For an appointment call Doris 402-567-2363 or Connie 402-664-3458 or 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!

May
22
Wed
West Point American Red Cross Blood Drive
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

West Point American Red Cross Blood Drive Wednesday, May 22nd from 10am to 3pm at Valmont Coatings-West Point Galvanizing 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!

Beemer American Red Cross Blood Drive
May 22 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Beemer American Red Cross Blood Drive Wednesday, May 22nd from 12pm to 6pm at the American Legion Hall in Beemer.
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!

May
24
Fri
Schuyler Knights of Columbus Spring Festival
May 24 – May 26 all-day

Schuyler Knights of Columbus Spring Festival Friday, May 24t through Sunday, May 26th in Schuyler.

Friday evening kicks off with the Tarok Tournament at 7:30pm in the KC Hall, Sunday it’s all day fun with a swap meet, a Fun/Run Walk, lots of great food. Show & Shine your vehicle and kids tractor pull, corn hole contest plus music.

For a complete list of events CLICK HERE!

May
25
Sat
Miles For Heros Freedom Fest 3
May 25 all-day

Miles For Heros Freedom Fest 3 Saturday, May 25th in Scribner.

5K Run, Poker Run and music by Shennadoah and Dylan Bloom.

For early concert tickets visit outhousetickets.com.

For run registration visit facebook.com/miles4heros
Click here for more info!

Plaza Car Wash Grand Opening
May 25 all-day

Plaza Car Wash Grand Opening Saturday, May 25th located behind Travel Plaza in West Point.

Scribner Rescue Sausage Biscuit & Gravy Breakfast
May 25 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Scribner Rescue Sausage Biscuit Gravy Breakfast Saturday, May 25th from 8:00am to 11:00am at the Scribner Fire Station in Scribner. This is in conjunction with Miles for Heroes and Scribner Daze. Free will donation.

May
26
Sun
Uehling Rescue Squad Breakfast
May 26 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Uehling Rescue Squad Breakfast Sunday, May 26th from 8:30am to 12:30pm at the Uehling Auditorium in Uehling. Serving biscuits & gravy, pancakes, eggs, smokies, pastries, juice, coffee, and water.

Free will donation to be used toward lifesaving equipment for department.

Come meet the crew that serves the community. Find out how you can serve your community.

Beemer Community Meal
May 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Beemer Community Meal Sunday, May 26th from 5pm – 7pm at the Ritter Building in Beemer. Enjoy a free meal of tamales, nachos, pasta salad, and bars with friends & neighbors in our community.

May
27
Mon
Pilger Memorial Day Service
May 27 all-day

Pilger Memorial Day Service Monday, May 27th at 9:30am at the Cooper Building in Pilger.

Wisner Memorial Day Service
May 27 all-day

Wisner Memorial Day Service Monday, May 27th at 11am at the Wisner Cemetery in Wisner. In case of rain at the VFW Social Room in Wisner.