The Area Substance Abuse Prevention (A.S.A.P.) Coalition will hold its next meeting on Friday, March 16th from 11:30a.m.-1:30p.m. at the North Central District Health Department in ONeill, NE. A.S.A.P. helps to promote substance abuse prevention through action, balance, and choices. For more information contact Whitney at 402-336-2406.
Sandhills Sage in Johnstown, NE will be hosting their Spring It On event Friday, March 16th from 2:00p.m.-6:00p.m., Saturday, March 17th from 10:00a.m.-5:00p.m., and Sunday, March 18th from 1:00p.m.-5:00p.m. They will have various furniture and accessories available. For further details contact Pam at 402-322-0380 or on Facebook at Sandhills Sage.
The Todd Becker Foundation's Annual Fundraising Event will be Friday, March 16th at the Buffalo County Exposition Center in Kearney. The theme this year is "Over One Lost Sinner". The featured speaker will be Lee Strobel, doors open at 6pm with worship and the program beginning at 7pm. Tickets cost $35 each or for groups of 10 or more is $30 each. For further information you can visit toddbecker.org or call 1-800-983-2644.
C.L.A.S.S Home School Group will be hosting a Kids Carnival on Saturday, March 17th from 2:00pm-4:00pm at the Old 38 building, located two and half blocks north of the Shamrock in ONeill, NE. There will be games, concessions, horse rides, and much more.
Camp Assurance near Belden Nebraska will be holding their annual soup supper and auction from five until eight p.m. on Saturday, March 17th in the south gym at the school in Laurel. A free will donation will be accepted. Soups, rolls and desserts will be served. Gift baskets and pies will be auctioned, and the program will include music, art and testimonies of God's faithfulness. Proceeds will be used to make improvements at the camp and for the summer staff.
Camp Witness near Long Pine, NE will be hosting a one day PREP (Partnership, Refreshment, Equipping, and Prayer) Lets go fishing Conference for students. Students will have the opportunity to be trained in sharing the Gospel message with others, so they may have a relationship with God through faith in Jesus Christ. Students grades 5th-8th can attend PREP on Saturday, March 17th from 11:00am-4:00pm and High School students can attend on Saturday, May 5th from 11:00am-4:00pm. The cost to attend is $15 per person. Registration information can be found at campwitness.org. All registrations forms can be dropped off at the Ainsworth E-Free Church. For more information contact Matt at 402-387-0755.
St. Peter Lutheran Church in Orchard, NE will be hosting their Annual Windsor Loin Supper on Saturday, March 17th from 5:00p.m.-7:30p.m. The menu includes: Windsor Loins, Hash Brown Casserole, Vegetables, Dinner Rolls, Salad Bar, and Dessert for a free will donation. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Every-Kid-A-Camper Fundraiser will be held at the Wausa Auditorium on Sunday, March 18th beginning at 12:00p.m. There will be a Hamburger and Hotdog Feed with a live auction to follow. A free will donation will be accepted.
Columbus Area Right to Life will be featuring Alex Shadenberg, the Executive Director of the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition on Monday, March 19th at 7:00p.m. at the Columbus VFW Club. Alex is an international speaker drawing attention to the world-wide epidemic of euthanasia and assisted suicide. This event is open to the public. For more information contact Barb at 402-563-2343 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Norfolk Women's Connection will hold the Luncheon "Life's Journey" on Tuesday, March 20th from 1:00p.m-2:30p.m at the Divots Conference Center. The Executive Director of the Norfolk Arts Center, Kara Weander-Gaster will be providing the Special Feature. Harvetta VonFange will be the Featured Speaker sharing her message "Journey of Faith." The cost for the meal and program is $13. Reservations need to be made by Friday, March 16th by contacting Arlene at 402-841-8238 or Kay 402-917-4669.
The Mobile Food Pantry for Holt County will be held on Tuesday, March 20th beginning at 5:30p.m. at the ONeill Community Center. Volunteers are appreciated anytime from 4:00p.m.-7:00p.m.
The United Methodist Church in Geddes, South Dakota will host a Lenten Supper from five until 6:45 p.m. on March 21st. A short service will follow at seven.
The movie "The Passion of the Christ" will be shown at seven p.m. on March 23rd at the First Baptist Church in Winner, South Dakota. Child care will be provided. To receive free tickets call Pastor Justin at 605-842-2020.
Jason Gray will be in Huron, SD March 23rd and Pierre, SD April 7th. For further information visit jasongraymusic.com.
Matt Maher will be in concert in Lincoln, NE at the Lincoln Berean Church at 7:00pm on Friday, March 23rd and also in Harrisburg, SD at the Harrisburg High School Performing Art Center on Saturday, March 24th 7:00pm. For further information visit mattmahermusic.com.
Be Still and Know The Second Annual Ladies Retreat will be held at the Pickstown, SD Community Church on Saturday, March 24th with registration, coffee and rolls beginning at 8:30a.m. The retreat speakers for the day are Sara Timothy who will inspire women to deepen their relationship with Christ and Shar Grove who will share her story of faith and hope after the unexpected loss of her oldest daughter. A free will donation will be accepted with proceeds covering expenses and also going to the Sioux Falls Alpha Center. A Salad and Sandwich Luncheon will follow the retreat at noon. For further questions please contact Sally by 620-582-5210.
West Point Family Worship Center in West Point, NE will host a Mothers of Girls Day on Saturday, March 24th beginning at 9:00a.m. Mothers will receive Biblical teaching and insight on how to raise their daughters to be strong in Christ, to know their value and self worth in God, and see their identity in Him. The guest speakers will be Jennifer Roush, Nancy Hilgenkamp, and Angela Loven. Mothers are encouraged to bring their school age daughters to enjoy food, crafts, and games. Lunch will be provided. For more information contact Sara at 402-922-1665 or by email email@example.com
The theatrical performance of The Jungle Book will be shown at the Ramsey Theatre on the Wayne Stae College Campus on Saturday, March 24th and Sunday, March 25th at 1:00pm. Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for children. Further details can be obtained by contacting Dr. Jeanne at 402-375-7422.
The 14th Annual Norfolk Mayor's Leadership Prayer Breakfast will be held on Thursday, March 29th from 6:00a.m.-8:00a.m. at the DeVent Center. The featured speaker will be Lt. General Retired William G. "Jerry" Boykin who currently serves as Family Research Council's Executive Vice President. Music will be provided by Danny Leger. For more details and to register visit norfolkprayerbreakfast.com.
Easter Morning Service will be held at the Dorsey Community Church in O'Neill, NE beginning at 10:00a.m. on Sunday, April 1st. For more information call 402-340-4041.
Wayne State College Campus will host the performance of Catapult on Tuesday, April 3rd beginning at 7:30p.m. in the Ramsey Theatre. Catapult is a theatrical art form combining dance, storytelling and sculpture. Catapult is free and open to the public. Reservations for limited seating can be found at wsc.univeristytickets.com.
Keystone Christian Academy in Norfolk, NE will be hosting an Open House for Preschool through 8th grades on Thursday, April 5th beginning at 6:30p.m. This will be an opportunity to see the school, check out the program, meet the teachers and parents. They are also now enrolling for the 2018/2019 school year. For more information contact the school at 402-371-3531.
The Third Annual Serve-A-Thon for Missouri Valley Christian Academy will be held on Friday, April 13th in the Yankton, SD community. The students and staff will be going out into the community to clean up parks, bike trails, and other places that people request. The students are looking for individuals and businesses to sponsor them for this day of service. Proceeds will go to replacing the schools Reading Curriculum, Robotics Program, and to update the playground equipment. For more information please contact the school at 605-665-4470.
Mercy Me and Tenth Ave North will be in concert on April 5th at the Baxter Arena in Omaha and on April 15th at the Denny Sanford Arena in Sioux Falls. More information is available at mercyme.org.
Citizen Way and Unspoken will be in concert April 7th in Omaha,NE for further information you can visit CitizenWayMusic.com.
Rachels Vineyard located near Rapid City, SD will be holding a healing retreat weekend for women and men who have experienced abortion on Friday, April 13th-15th. This retreat will demonstrate the healing mercy of Jesus Christ, transforming pain into hope and love. For confidential help and more information contact Carol at 605-374-5639 or visit Rachelsvineyard.org.
The Church of God in Broken, Bow, NE will be hosting a Worship Event: Igniting the Fire of Deeper Worship with Kent Henry on April 13th-14th beginning at 7:00p.m. on Friday at the Municipal Auditorium. Everyone is welcome to attend this event. A free will offering will be taken. For further details contact Pastor Cathy at 308-214-1038.
David Dunn, JJ Weeks Band, and We Are Messengers will be in McCook, NE April 15th. For more details visit WeAreMessengerMusic.com.
For KING & COUNTRY and Skillet will be going on the JoyUnleashed Tour and will be in Kearney, NE on April 15th. For further information you can visit forkingandcountry.com.
Christian Cross Festival will take place at the Skyview Lake Park in Norfolk,NE on Friday June 8th with the headliner being UNSPOKEN & Saturday June 9th artists include Hollyn and Building 429 for more information you can visit christiancrossfestival.org.
Zach Williams and for KING & COUNTRY will be in concert on July 28th in Bellevue, NE. For further details visit zachwilliamsmusic.com.
Casting Crowns and Jordan Feliz will be in concert Aug. 4th in Norfolk, NE at Divots Event Center. For futher information you can visit www.divotsconcertseries.com.
Matthew West will be in Gothenburg, NE on August 18th. More information can be found at matthewwest.com
Francesca Battistelli will be at this years Nebraska State Fair on August 30th. www.FrancescaMusic.com.
Lauren Daigle will be in concert in Spencer, IA on September 11th. More details can be found at LaurenDaigle.com.
Single Adults Living Truth (S.A.L.T.) is a young adult Christian singles group for ages 21+. They meet once a month in O'Neill for a devotion, food, games, and community building. For further information you can email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Alzheimer's Association is offering caregiver support groups through out our listening area. For further information about your areas group, contact 1-800-272-3900 or visit communityresourcefinder.org.
The American Red Cross will be accepting donations at various locations across our listening area. For a compete list of those donation sites visit RedCrossBlood.org or call 800-RED-CROSS.
There is a Life Recovery Group that is hosted at the Evangelical Free Church in Ainsworth every Saturday night from 5:30pm-6:30pm. This group is for those who struggle with addiction, anxiety, relationships, materialism, food, and more. For futher information you can call Scotty at 402-387-0755 or visit www.ainsworthfree.org