Calendar

Jul
26
Fri
Washington County Fair
Jul 26 – Jul 31 all-day

Washington County Fair Friday, July 26th through Wednesday, July 31st in Arlington.

For a complete of events CLICK HERE!

Jul
31
Wed
Dodge County Fair
Jul 31 – Aug 4 all-day

Dodge County Fair Wednesday, July 31st through Sunday, August 4th.
For a complete list of events CLICK HERE!

Pierce County Fair
Jul 31 – Aug 4 all-day

Pierce County Fair Wednesday, July 31st through Sunday, August 4th in Pierce.

For a complete list of events Click Here!

Sarpy County Fair
Jul 31 – Aug 4 all-day

Sarpy County Fair Wednesday, July 31st through Sunday, August 4th in Springfield.

For a complete list of events CLICK HERE!

Aug
1
Thu
West Point-Beemer Cadet Volleyball Team Youth Skills Camp
Aug 1 all-day

The West Point-Beemer Cadet Volleyball Team Youth Skills Camp Thursday, August 1st and Friday, August 2nd at the West Point Beemer High School in West Point. Grades 3-5 will be the morning session of the camp and grades 6-8 will participate in the afternoon. Cost is $30 and includes a t-shirt. To sign up, please contact the high school office.

In preparation for the 2019-2020 season. Players will spend time learning about passing, serving, setting, and hitting from high school athletes.

Juvenile Awareness Group (JAG) Cool Pool Party
Aug 1 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Juvenile Awareness Group (JAG) Cool Pool Party Thursday, July 1st from 9pm to 10pm at the West Point Public Pool in West Point. Free for grades 6th through 10th.

Come enjoy a free swim night. A safe fun time for all. There will be games and prizes.

For questions call Addisen at 402-372-6010.

Aug
2
Fri
Beer & Wine Tasting Event
Aug 2 all-day

Beer & Wine Tasting Event Friday, August 2nd from 7pm to 10pm at Pender Community Center in Pender. Tasting from local breweries and wineries.
Pre-sale tickets $25, on-site tickets $30. All DD”s are free! First 400 guest receive a free glass. 

To purchase tickets visit Kristin at kristen.walsh@pendercommunitycenter.com or call 402-922-3509.

For more details CLICK HERE!

Aug
4
Sun
54th Neihardt Day Celebration
Aug 4 all-day

54th Neihardt Day Celebration Sunday, August 4th at the Neihardt Center in Bancroft.

Lunch will be available for purchase from 11:30 – 1:30 provided by a local caterer, or bring your own. The program begins at 1:30. There will be some bleacher seating but you can also bring your chairs. The book/gift store will be open all day.

This outdoor event is free and open to the public with vendors, food, speakers, music, and opportunities to look through the museum, view the sculptures and other fine artwork, peek into Neihardt’s study, walk the Sacred Hoop, and enjoy the beautiful garden.

Raasch Family Reunion
Aug 4 all-day

The annual Raasch family reunion will be held Sunday, Aug 4th, at the St. John’s Lutheran Church Basement in Beemer beginning at noon. Please bring a meat dish and side dish for the potluck. Plates, cups and cutlery will be provided. Old family photo to view are welcome. For questions, call Rosemary at 402-528-3633.

Aug
5
Mon
Dodge American Red Cross Blood Drive
Aug 5 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Dodge American Red Cross Blood Drive Monday, August 5th from 9am to 3pm at theDodge Veterans Club in Dodge.
To schedule an appointment call Peggy Oelkers at 402-693-2882
or Carolyn Hunke at 402-693-2450 walks are welcome.

North Bend WIC & Immunization Clinic
Aug 5 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

North Bend WIC & Immunization Clinic Monday August 5th from 10:30am to 2:30pm at the North Bend Public Library in the Community Room in North Bend. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Program please call (402) 385-6300.

Snyder American Red Cross Blood Drive
Aug 5 @ 11:30 am – 5:30 pm

Snyder American Red Cross Blood Drive Monday, August 5th from 11:30am to 5:30pm at the Snyder Auditorium in Snyder.

For an appointment call Millie at 402-568-2555. Walk-ins welcome!

West Point American Red Cross Blood Drive
Aug 5 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

West Point American Red Cross Blood Drive Monday, August 5th from 12pm to 6pm at Nielsen Community Center in West Point.

For an appointment call Nancy at 402-372-2180. Walk-ins welcome!

Aug
6
Tue
Sioux City Museum presents Clifford the Big Red Dog and Dan Wardell
Aug 6 all-day

Sioux City Museum presents Clifford the Big Red Dog and Dan Wardell at story time Tuesday, August 6th from 11am to 1:30pm at the Sioux City Museum in Sioux City.
Free admission to the event.

Aug
7
Wed
Wisner WIC Clinic
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Wisner WIC Clinic Wednesday August 7th from 9:00am to 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.

Pilger’s 17th Annual Sweet Corn & Hamburger Feed
Aug 7 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Pilger’s 17th Annual Sweet Corn & Hamburger Feed Wednesday, August 7th from 5pm to 9pm at the Cooper Family Community Center in Pilger. Free will donation. Free pool party at the Pilger Pool.

Rootbeer Floats served by by Pilgers & Wisner Midwest Bank N.A. Free will donation.

100% of the proceeds go to the Pilger Pool Fund.

Aug
8
Thu
Cuming County Fair
Aug 8 – Aug 11 all-day

Cuming County Fair Thursday, August 8th through Sunday, August 11th in West Point.

For a complete list of events CLICK HERE!

Aug
9
Fri
Stay Here and Keep Watch with Me Retreat
Aug 9 all-day

Stay Here and Keep Watch with Me Retreat Friday, August 9th thru Sunday, August 11th at St Benedict Center in Schuyler.

Please bring your iPod, iPad, MP3 player, or computer. (CD players may also be used but only for a few.) Friday, 7:30 p.m. to Sunday after lunch. Register by calling (402) 352-8819.

Pender WIC Clinic
Aug 9 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Pender WIC and Immunization Clinic Friday August 9th from 8:30am to 4:00pm at Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership Building in Pender. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs please call (402) 385-6300.

Aug
10
Sat
Co-Ed Sand Volleyball Tournament
Aug 10 all-day

Co-Ed Sand Volleyball Tournament Saturday, August 10th with Captain’s meeting at 8am and tournament to start at 8:30am at the Neligh Park in West Point.

$120 per team. RSVP to Jason at 402-380-9866 or Josh at 402-380-5395.

Fundraiser for the West Point Wrestling Club. Featuring cash prizes for 1st and 2nd place teams.

Music and bottled water provided.

Craig Community Picnic
Aug 10 all-day

Craig Community Picnic Saturday, August 10th starting with breakfast at 8m at the Craig Park in Craig.

All day entertainment, splash pad, bounce house, kids games, bingo, horseshoe tournament and concession stands.

Lenig Amer Legion Post #83 100 Yr Celebration
Aug 10 all-day

The Harvey Lenig American Legion Post #83 of Lyons will celebrate 100 years since signing of the Chapter on Saturday, August 10th, at the Lyons Community Club in Lyons. Social is from 5-6p – all drinks $4, dinner from 6-7 – $15 per plate and banquet begins at 7 p.m. “Remember Our Fallen” will be on display. There is a silent auction for a quilt made by Linda Alford, drawings for a Henry 30/30 rifle, 55” TV and 3.5 cu. ft. dorm size fridge. Everyone is welcome.

Aug
11
Sun
Graybeal’s Foods Closing at 4pm
Aug 11 all-day

Graybeal’s Foods in West Point will be closing at 4pm Sunday, August 11th

Nickerson American Red Cross Blood Drive
Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

American Red Cross Blood Drive Sunday, August 11th from 12pm to 6pm at the Nickerson Fire Hall.

Hosted by Salem Lutheran Church Fontanelle Health Cabinet & Nickerson Vol. Firemen.

Aug
12
Mon
Relay For Life of the Cuming County Area Wrap-Up Party
Aug 12 all-day

Relay For Life of the Cuming County Area Wrap-Up Party Monday, August 12th at 6:15pm at the Pizza Ranch in West Point.
Serving pizza and a drink.

Please join us as we celebrate the 2019 success. Help decide on the 2020 theme and fill committee positions for the Relay Event.

Everyone is welcome and can help in some way and we welcome your special talents.

The date for 2020 Relay is Friday, April 24th from 5pm to 10pm a the Nielsen Community Center in West Point.

Wisner Post #5767 VFW & Auxiliary Meeting
Aug 12 all-day

Wisner VFW Post #5767 VFW & Auxiliary Meeting Monday, August 12th at 7pm at the VFW Building in Wisner.

West Point WIC & Immunization Clinic
Aug 12 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

West Point WIC and Immunization Clinic Monday August 12th from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm 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.

Aug
13
Tue
West Point Community Theatre Fall Play Auditions
Aug 13 all-day

West Point Community Theatre Fall Play Auditions Tuesday, August 13th, Thursday, August 15th and Friday, August 16th at 7pm at the West Point Community Theatre in West Point.

“Tons of Money” will be directed by Logan Hoyt and produced by Cindy Hugo. “Tons of Money is a fast moving hilarious farce. It is the story of an unsuccessful inventor who inherits the life interest in a fortune which is to revert on his death to his cousin George Maitland. As Cousin George is thought to have died abroad, the inventor has the brilliant idea of “dying” so that he can resurrect himself as his cousin and avoid paying his enormous debts. Complications arise in the form of George’s wife, another Maitland imposter (the butler’s brother) and finally the real George Maitland himself!

Aug
14
Wed
Lyons Farmers Market
Aug 14 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Lyons Farmers Market Wednesday, August 14th from 4pm to 7pm on Main Street in Lyons. Selling fresh produce and featuring live music.

Tekamah Annual Sweet Corn Festival
Aug 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Tekamah Annual Sweet Corn Festival Wednesday, August 14th from 5pm to 8pm at Chatterbox in Tekamah. Beer Garden and live music.

Benefiting the Tekamah Pool, Food Pantry, Wrestling Club, Veterans of Foreign Wars and Tiger Loop Walking Trail.

Bonus funds donated by Tekamah Community Foundation.

Aug
15
Thu
The Lord is Rich in Mercy Retreat
Aug 15 all-day

The Lord is Rich in Mercy Retreat Thursday, August 15th through Sunday, August 18th at St Benedict Center in Schuyler.
Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to Sunday after lunch. Register now by calling (402) 352-8819.

West Point Community Theatre Fall Play Auditions
Aug 15 all-day

West Point Community Theatre Fall Play Auditions Thursday, August 15th and Friday, August 16th at 7pm at the West Point Community Theatre in West Point.

“Tons of Money” will be directed by Logan Hoyt and produced by Cindy Hugo. “Tons of Money is a fast moving hilarious farce. It is the story of an unsuccessful inventor who inherits the life interest in a fortune which is to revert on his death to his cousin George Maitland. As Cousin George is thought to have died abroad, the inventor has the brilliant idea of “dying” so that he can resurrect himself as his cousin and avoid paying his enormous debts. Complications arise in the form of George’s wife, another Maitland imposter (the butler’s brother) and finally the real George Maitland himself!

Wisner VFW #5767 Fish Fry
Aug 15 all-day

Wisner VFW #5767 Fish Fry Thursday, August 15th starting at 5pm at the VFW Building in Wisner.

All you can eat! Carry outs welcome.

Aug
16
Fri
West Point Chamber Coffee
Aug 16 all-day

West Point Chamber Coffee Friday, August 16th at 10am for Custom Glass at the Chamber Office in West Point.

West Point Community Theatre Fall Play Auditions
Aug 16 all-day

West Point Community Theatre Fall Play Auditions Friday, August 16th at 7pm at the West Point Community Theatre in West Point.

“Tons of Money” will be directed by Logan Hoyt and produced by Cindy Hugo. “Tons of Money is a fast moving hilarious farce. It is the story of an unsuccessful inventor who inherits the life interest in a fortune which is to revert on his death to his cousin George Maitland. As Cousin George is thought to have died abroad, the inventor has the brilliant idea of “dying” so that he can resurrect himself as his cousin and avoid paying his enormous debts. Complications arise in the form of George’s wife, another Maitland imposter (the butler’s brother) and finally the real George Maitland himself!

10 County Scrap Tire Collection
Aug 16 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

10 County Scrap Tire Collection Friday, August 16th from 8am to 12pm at the Washington County Fairgrounds in Arlington. Free of charge.

Burt, Colfax, Cuming, Dakota, Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy, Stanton, Thurston and Washington county residents and businesses which do not charge tire disposal fees can bring tires to the collection. All sizes of car, truck, semi and tractor tires will be accepted.

Enter only on Main Fairground entrance on Highway 30 and Exit only C.R. 9 West of Site.

Limit 100 tires per vehicle.
No rims. No dealers/resellers allowed.
Limited unloading assistance, plan to unload your own.
Do not leave vehicles unattended.
For more info call Deb at 402-372-1920 ext #3

Sponsored by the Papio Missouri River NRD, NE loess Hills RC&D, Lower Elkhorn NRD.

Funded by a grant form the Nebraska Department of Environment & Energy.

Aug
17
Sat
Sgt Floyd Memorial Encampment
Aug 17 all-day

Sgt Floyd Memorial Encampment Saturday, August 17th from 10am to 4pm and Sunday, August 18th from 10am to 3pm at Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center in Sioux City.
Children’s activities Saturday from 10am to 1pm.

Salvation Army Mobile Food Pantry
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Salvation Army Mobile Food Pantry Saturday, August 17th from 9am to 11am at Dinklage Building at the fairgrounds in West Point. The food pantry is available to anyone in Cuming County.

Aug
18
Sun
Knights of Columbus Annual Religious Vocation Family Picnic
Aug 18 all-day

Knights of Columbus Annual Religious Vocation Family Picnic Sunday, August 18th Mass at 10am and BBQ from 11am to 1pm at the Neligh Park in West Point. BBQ Pork Sandwich, chips, cookie and drink for $5. Also selling Chicken or beef tacos for $2. Take-out & curbside orders available.

Tractor Ride
Aug 18 all-day

Tractor Ride Sunday, August 18th with registration from 10am to 12pm at the American Legion Hall in Weston. Leaving at 12pm from Weston, then to Plasi, Brainard, Loma,Tuohy and then back to Weston.
$20 registration fee.
46 miles total. $5 meal before and after. Meal is open to the public.

For more info call Gene at 402-480-4284.