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Grand Island – Nebraska State Fair

Sunday, August 28th, 2016

http://www.statefair.org – August 26-September 5

Wayne – Community Blood Drive

Monday, August 29th, 2016

Wayne State College – Monday, 8/29/16; 9am-2pm

Starve a mosquito this summer and donate blood to hospital patients through LifeServe Blood Center instead! A blood donation takes around an hour and each pint can help save up to three lives in your community. Eligible donors should: weigh 120 pounds, be in general good health, be 16 years or older (more…)

Grand Island – Nebraska State Fair

Monday, August 29th, 2016

http://www.statefair.org – August 26-September 5

Grand Island – Nebraska State Fair

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

http://www.statefair.org – August 26-September 5

Ponca – High-Diversity Prairie Restoration and Management Workshop

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

High-Diversity Prairie Restoration and Management Workshop, Ponca State Park, Ponca, 402-471-5708. Visit our Facebook Page, Nebraska Northeast Park to view our upcoming events at Ponca State Park. All programs subject to change due to staffing/weather. For questions please call at (402)-755-2284.

Ponca – High‐Diversity Prairie Restoration and Management Workshop

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

August 30, 2016 at Ponca State Park

Landowners and Conservation Practitioners, please join us at Ponca State Park to learn new management techniques for prairie restoration and pollinators, and tour Natural Legacy’s

Demonstration areas at Ponca State Park. Lunch is included! No fee.*

To register: contact Melissa Panella at melissa.panella@nebraska.gov or 402‐471‐5708 by Aug. 13. (more…)

Plainview – Community Blood Drive

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Plainview Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, August 30, 2016 from 12:00 PM – 4:30 PM at Plainview Hospital, 704 N 3rd Street.

As school gets back in session and summer comes to an end, LifeServe Blood Center is urging eligible (more…)

Grand Island – Nebraska State Fair

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

http://www.statefair.org – August 26-September 5

Grand Island – Nebraska State Fair

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

http://www.statefair.org – August 26-September 5

Grand Island – Nebraska State Fair

Friday, September 2nd, 2016

http://www.statefair.org – August 26-September 5

Niobrara – Activities at Niobrara State Park

Friday, September 2nd, 2016

National Park Service Presents: Missouri National Recreational River – A National Park: Learn more about the Missouri National Recreational River and its history as a park. Niobrara State Park is located west of Niobrara in Knox County. A park entry permit is required. For more information, call 402-857-3373 and visit Calendar.OutdoorNebraska.gov.

Niobrara – Activities at Niobrara State Park

Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

Buffalo Cookout and Nebraska Humanities Program: Music of the Plains: David Marsh will share stories and songs about the pioneers who settled the Plains. Niobrara SP is located west of Niobrara in Knox County. A park entry permit is required. For more information, call 402-857-3373 and visit Calendar.OutdoorNebraska.gov.

Grand Island – Nebraska State Fair

Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

http://www.statefair.org – August 26-September 5

Grand Island – Nebraska State Fair

Sunday, September 4th, 2016

http://www.statefair.org – August 26-September 5

Niobrara – Activities at Niobrara State Park

Sunday, September 4th, 2016

Sidewalk Chalk Art with Bird and Emerald Ash Borer Program: A naturalist program for kids will follow the sidewalk art project.

National Park Service Special Event: Children will participate in interactive activities at an educational trailer. Niobrara SP is located west of Niobrara in Knox County. A park entry permit is required. For more information, call 402-857-3373 and visit Calendar.OutdoorNebraska.gov.

Labor Day

Monday, September 5th, 2016

Grand Island – Nebraska State Fair

Monday, September 5th, 2016

http://www.statefair.org – August 26-September 5

Wynot – Community Blood Drive

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Wynot Community Blood Drive, Wednesday, September 7, 2016 from 2:00 PM – 6:30 PM at Cedar Security Insurance, 414 St. James Avenue.

As school gets back in session and summer comes to an end, LifeServe Blood Center is urging eligible (more…)

Wakefield – Community Blood Drive

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Wakefield Community Blood Drive, Wednesday, September 7, 2016 from 2:30 PM – 6:30 PM at Christian Church of Wakefield, 303 Johnson Street.

As school gets back in session and summer comes to an end, LifeServe Blood Center is urging eligible (more…)

Wayne – Blood Drive

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

Wayne -Providence Medical Center:  Thursday, 9/8/16; 1pm-4:30pm

LifeServe Blood Center is the SOLE supplier of blood and blood products to Providence Medical Center in Wayne, Niobrara Valley Hospital in Lynch, Avera Creighton Hospital in Creighton and CHI Health in Plainview. Please join us at these community blood drives to support your local hospitals. To make an appointment contact LifeServe Blood Center at 800-287-4903 or www.lifeservebloodcenter.org.  

Niobrara – Activities at Niobrara State Park

Saturday, September 10th, 2016

Night Owl 5K Run/Walk: The race begins at 8 p.m. with awards and a meal to follow. Registration is $25. Pre-register by calling 402-857-3373. Niobrara SP is located west of Niobrara in Knox County. A park entry permit is required. For more information, call 402-857-3373 and visit Calendar.OutdoorNebraska.gov.

Grandparents Day

Sunday, September 11th, 2016

Wausa – Blood Drive

Friday, September 16th, 2016

Wausa – Fire Hall:  Friday, 9/16/16; 2pm-6:30pm. LifeServe Blood Center is the SOLE supplier of blood and blood products to Providence Medical Center in Wayne, Niobrara Valley Hospital in Lynch, Avera Creighton Hospital in Creighton and CHI Health in Plainview. Please join us at these community blood drives to support your local hospitals. To make an appointment contact LifeServe Blood Center at 800-287-4903 or www.lifeservebloodcenter.org (more…)

Ponca – 12th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

12th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo at Ponca State Park, September 17th & 18th.

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With over 85 hands-on activities featuring outdoor education, sports and recreation, there is something for everyone to touch, see and do. Guided shuttles run continuously to three locations within the park — (more…)

Ponca – Smoke on the River BBQ Challenge

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

Ponca State Park is hosting its first “Smoke on the River, BBQ Challenge” Saturday, September 17th during the 12th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo! There will be three main categories: pork, poultry, and beef. An “Other” category of wild game will be judged separately. No registration fee is required. Prizes will be awarded in each division for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd. A Grand Champion will also be chosen. The Smoke on the River, BBQ Challenge is open to the first twelve teams registered. Charcoal, stick burners and pellet grills will be allowed. No electric or gas grills. No (more…)

West Point – Last Fling `Til Spring Car Show

Sunday, September 18th, 2016

Sunday, September 18, 2016 from Noon to 5:00 p.m. in West Point. Rain or Shine.

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Ponca – 12th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo

Sunday, September 18th, 2016

12th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo at Ponca State Park, September 17th & 18th.

missouririverexpon.com

With over 85 hands-on activities featuring outdoor education, sports and recreation, there is something for everyone to touch, see and do. Guided shuttles run continuously to three locations within the park — (more…)

Fordyce – Blood Drive

Monday, September 19th, 2016

Fordyce – Fire Hall:  Monday, 9/19/16; 2:30pm-6:30pm. LifeServe Blood Center is the SOLE supplier of blood and blood products to Providence Medical Center in Wayne, Niobrara Valley Hospital in Lynch, Avera Creighton Hospital in Creighton and CHI Health in Plainview. Please join us at these (more…)

Lynch – Blood Drive

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

Lynch – Community Hall:  Tuesday, 9/20/16; 1:30pm-6pm. LifeServe Blood Center is the SOLE supplier of blood and blood products to Providence Medical Center in Wayne, Niobrara Valley Hospital in Lynch, Avera Creighton Hospital in Creighton and CHI Health in Plainview. Please join us at these (more…)

Creighton – Blood Drive

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Creighton – Avera Hospital:  Wednesday, 9/21/16; 2pm-6pm. LifeServe Blood Center is the SOLE supplier of blood and blood products to Providence Medical Center in Wayne, Niobrara Valley Hospital in Lynch, Avera Creighton Hospital in Creighton and CHI Health in Plainview. Please join us at these (more…)

Wayne – Blood Drive

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

Wayne – Fire Hall: Thursday, 9/22/16; 12pm-5:30pm. LifeServe Blood Center is the SOLE supplier of blood and blood products to Providence Medical Center in Wayne, Niobrara Valley Hospital in Lynch, Avera Creighton Hospital in Creighton and CHI Health in Plainview. Please join us at these community (more…)

Carroll – Cars-N-Carroll Show & Shine

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

3rd Annual Cars-N-Carroll Show & Shine – Sunday – September 25, 2016 Main Street Carroll, Nebraska – Rain or Shine – Noon to 4:00 p.m.
No Fee to enter. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. Your registration enters you for great door prizes drawn through out the afternoon. Dash plaques to the first 125 entries!  This is a growing show and shine! Over 100 entries in 2014 and over 140 entries in 2015. Our purpose is to have an afternoon of family fun for all that share an appreciation for classic vehicles and there history.  This is Free to public (more…)

Hartington – Blood Drive

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Hartington – VFW:  Monday, 9/26/16; 1pm-6:30pm. LifeServe Blood Center is the SOLE supplier of blood and blood products to Providence Medical Center in Wayne, Niobrara Valley Hospital in Lynch, Avera Creighton Hospital in Creighton and CHI Health in Plainview. Please join us at this community (more…)

Ponca – Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Workshop at Ponca State Park

Friday, September 30th, 2016

A Perfect “Girlfriends’ Getaway”. Grab your girlfriends and skip the spa. Looking for a getaway for you and your gals, or maybe your Mom or Daughter? This weekend is a perfect “getaway” for women 18 years of age and older. Held in the picturesque forested rolling hills and the majestic Ponca State Park.

For the entire weekend, a wide variety of workshops, programs and outdoor activities will be offered. The (more…)

Ponca – Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Workshop at Ponca State Park

Saturday, October 1st, 2016

A Perfect “Girlfriends’ Getaway”. Grab your girlfriends and skip the spa. Looking for a getaway for you and your gals, or maybe your Mom or Daughter? This weekend is a perfect “getaway” for women 18 years of age and older. Held in the picturesque forested rolling hills and the majestic Ponca State Park.

For the entire weekend, a wide variety of workshops, programs and outdoor activities will be offered. The (more…)

Ponca – Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Workshop at Ponca State Park

Sunday, October 2nd, 2016

A Perfect “Girlfriends’ Getaway”. Grab your girlfriends and skip the spa. Looking for a getaway for you and your gals, or maybe your Mom or Daughter? This weekend is a perfect “getaway” for women 18 years of age and older. Held in the picturesque forested rolling hills and the majestic Ponca State Park.

For the entire weekend, a wide variety of workshops, programs and outdoor activities will be offered. The (more…)

Columbus Day

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Boss’s Day

Monday, October 17th, 2016

Halloween

Monday, October 31st, 2016

Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 a.m. Sunday, November 6, 2016

Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 a.m. Sunday, November 6, 2016. Set your clocks back 1 hour. (Fall back)

Daylight Savings Time Ends

Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Set your clocks back 1 hour. (Fall back)

Election Day

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

Veterans Day

Friday, November 11th, 2016

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 24th, 2016