Every Friday through April 2: The Knights of Columbus will be having a fish fry from five until seven p.m. every Friday during Lent at the KC Hall in O'Neill. The cost is $5 for children from six to 12 years of age, and $10 for teens and adults. Children under six years of age may eat for free. Desserts will be available with a free will donation. Dine in, carry out or drive through service is available.
March 7th: There will be a Benefit Meal for Holly Jean Crook on Sunday, March 7th from 12:30 -3:30 p.m. at the Word of Life Gymnasium. Holly has been fighting stage 4 cancer for 1 1/2 years. The meal will consist of Pulled Pork Sandwich's, Texas Style Potatoes, Baked Beans, Cole Slaw and a Brownie Sunday. The free will donations will help cover Holly's medical, housing and food expenses. A silent auction will also be held in the gym. For more information call 402-708-5289.
Faith Community Church will be showing the movie "Overcomer" on Sunday night, March 7th at 7:00 p.m. The Kendrick Brothers movie is filled with a powerful mix of faith, a twist of humor, and a ton of heart. Everyone is welcome.
March 8th: There will be an organizational planning meeting for the O'Neill Soccer Program at the Holt County Annex Building on March 8th at 7:00 p.m. They are in need of leadership for this program and would love to have those who are interested in helping it to continue in this area come to the meeting.
March 15th: Dakota Christian School will be presenting "DC's Got Talent" on Monday, March 15th in the Dakota Christian School Auditorium 9 miles east of Platte, SD. A pork meal will be served, beginning at 6:30 p.m. with the program beginning at 7:00 p.m. The program will feature DCS students with solos, ensembles, high school concert choir and the DCS band. Everyone is invited to come and support the Dakota Christian School music program.
March 19th: St. John's Catholic Church in the rural Clearwater/Ewing area will have their Annual Fish Fry on March 19th. This will be a drive thru only meal with reservations required by calling or texting 402-340-7642 or 402-394-8260 by March 12. A freewill offering will be accepted. Meals will be available for pickup from 4:30 - 8:30 p.m. They will be serving Baked fish, Cheesy Hash Browns, Salads and Brownies.
June 12: The 17th Annual Christian Cross Festival will be held at Skyview Lake Park in Norfolk, Nebraska on June 12th. This is a free festival and open to the public. The Afters, Rhett Walker, Hannah Kerr, KJ Five Two and others will be there this year. More details will be coming. If you would like more information or would like to volunteer to help with the event go to www.christiancrossfestival.org.
Ongoing Events: 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.
Single Adults Living Truth (S.A.L.T.) is a young adult Christian singles group for ages 21+. They are meeting virtually twice a month for a devotion and community building. For further information you can email firstname.lastname@example.org. They will begin meeting in person again this spring.