Calendar

Mar
19
Tue
Juvenile NA/AA Meeting
Mar 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Valley Youth Connections is hosting a Narcotics and Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting.  This is a 17 and under closed group.

Snacks and refreshments available.  The NA/AA group will have a meeting every Tuesday from 5:00pm to 6:00pm at Valley Youth Connections, 29 S. Beltline Hwy West.

(Former Furniture Tech Building)

Gering Girls Softball Signups @ Gering Jr. High Cafeteria
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Gering Girls Softball will hold signups March 19th and March 21st from 6pm to 8pm at the Gering Jr. High Cafeteria.  You can also check their Facebook page for more information and events.

Severe Weather Spotter Training @ Harms Center at WNCC
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm

The community is invited to attend a Severe Weather Spotter Training co-sponsored by Region 22 Emergency Management and the National Weather Service (NWS). The training session is slated for Tuesday, March 19th in the Harms Technology Center,
2620 College Park Scottsbluff, Nebraska. The session will begin at 7 pm and will last about an hour and a half. There is no charge to attend.

The Church Basement Ladies, Rise Up O Men @ 2:00pm and 7:30pm
Mar 19 @ 7:30 pm

 On March 19th the fabulous Church Basement Ladies return to the Historic Midwest Theater with the sixth installment of their comedy series “Rise up O Men,” this time starring the men of the church basement!

The Church Basement Ladies, Rise Up O Men – Tues, March 19th at 2:00pm & 7:30pm 

Individual tickets: $24 for Members
                             $28 for Non-Members 

To Purchase Tickets: Stop in at the Midwest Theater 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff, Call  308-632-4311, buy at the door or Buy online at MidwestTheater.com 

For more information, visit midwesttheater.com/

Mar
20
Wed
Financial Peace University @ Eastern Wyoming College - Torrington
Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Eastern Wyoming College is now taking registrations for Financial Peace University. The first class meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 20, from 6-8:00 pm.

Instructor: Kimberly Russell

Financial Peace University is a life-changing program that teaches you how to make the right decisions with your money. 

The cost of this class is $115. ($100 of the fee is for materials) couples may share materials and each pay the $15 instruction fee.

To register contact EWC Community Education at 307.532.8323 or by email at donna.white@ewc.wy.edu or you can stop by the college at 3200 West C Street in Torrington.

Mar
21
Thu
Gering Girls Softball Signups @ Gering Jr. High Cafeteria
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Gering Girls Softball will hold signups March 19th and March 21st from 6pm to 8pm at the Gering Jr. High Cafeteria.  You can also check their Facebook page for more information and events.

Museum Annual Meeting @ Legacy of the Plains Museum
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm

The annual meeting for members of Legacy of the Plains Museum is Thursday, March 21st at 6pm at the Museum.

Learn about upcoming events and exhibits, get the scoop on last year, enter a raffle (or two), and enjoy the evening.

Our guest speaker will be Kayla Gasker, Scotts Bluff National Monument Centennial Coordinator.

To learn more about the annual meeting or information on how to become a museum member, please call Legacy of the Plains Museum (308) 436-1989.

Rescheduled: PAWS 4 PAWS Ice Cream Social @ Weborg 21 Centre
Mar 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

(This event was rescheduled from March 14th)

PAWS 4 PAWS is an event that will recognize the 10th anniversary of service to the area by Skipper’s Cupboard, help it raise funds to continue feeding hungry pets, and develop and strengthen support for community art and artists.

The selected artists, as a donation, will paint three-dimensional, poly-resin replicas of “dogs” (either a 16” or 36” tall). The cost to manufacture 40 of these ‘icons’ has been underwritten by generous local sponsors who have an interest in animal welfare and community art.

The media, public, sponsors, and artists are invited to welcome the “pack of dogs” at an Ice Cream and Cake Social on March 21st at Weborg 21 Centre from 6:30pm until 8:00pm (no admission fee).

Original artwork previously painted by the selected artists will be on display, and they will welcome discussing future commissionable opportunities.

Contact sites for further information are: Becky Hale on Facebook, (308) 672-5015, snickersdad80@gmail.com, www.skipperscupboard.org, or PAWS 4 PAWS on Facebook.

Steel Magnolias @ EWC Fine Arts Center - Torrington
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm

GOSHEN COMMUNITY THEATRE PROUDLY PRESENTS “STEEL MAGOLIAS”

This wildly popular show is enjoying a 30-year anniversary revival nationwide and Goshen Community Theatre joins the celebration.

Performances are scheduled at Eastern Wyoming College at 7:00pm on March 21, 22, 23, 28, and 29. Matinees are set for 2:00pm March 24 and March 30.

Tickets are available at the door prior to shows. Prices are: Kids 5 and Under – FREE, K-12 – $7.00, Seniors – $7.00, Adults $9.00, College Students w/ID -$3.00. March 22, special community night all tickets $5.00.

 

Mar
22
Fri
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit “Water Ways” @ Legacy of the Plains Museum
Mar 22 all-day

Legacy of the Plains Museum is hosting a Smithsonian Museum on Main Street traveling exhibit, “Water/Ways” through April 12th.

“Water/Ways” explores the endless motion of the water cycle, water’s effect on landscape, settlement and migration, and its impact on culture and spirituality. It looks at how political and economic planning is affected by access to water and control of water resources. Human creativity and resourcefulness provide new ways of protecting water resources and renewing respect for the natural environment.

Associated programs are free and open to the public.

March 16th, 2019

Keeping the Valley Green                                 10:00am

March 22nd, 2019

World Water Day                                                    5:00pm

March 23rd, 2019

Neb. History – Water Stories                            1:00pm

April 12th, 2019

Closing Day

For more information on related programming, please contact Olivia Garl at Legacy of the Plains Museum at (308) 436-1989 or by email at curator@legacyoftheplains.org.

For more information on Legacy of the Plains Museum, the exhibit, or how to get involved, please contact Amanda Gibbs at Legacy of the Plains Museum at (308) 436-1989 or by email at director@legacyoftheplains.org.

For more information on Humanities Nebraska, please contact Mary Yager at (402) 474-2131, ext 103 or by email at mary@humanitiesnebraska.org.

For more information on the Smithsonian, please contact Jennifer Schommer at (202) 633-3121 or by email at schommerj@si.edu.

Hoops for Heroes @ Gering Civic Center
Mar 22 @ 5:00 pm

Leadership Scottsbluff Hoops for Heroes Fundraiser to benefit
–Scottsbluff Gering Soup Kitchen
–Festival of Hope
–Disability of Rights Nebraska

March 22nd 5:00 pm at Gering Civic Center.
Tickets are $30, available at Platte Valley Bank on Circle Drive in Scottsbluff, also at their Gering location, also available at First State Bank Scottsbluff.

Food, beverages, silent auction, watch the NCAA tournament on TV.
Life Change Connection will put on the annual Corn Hole Tournament
(Requires a separate ticket).

Sponsorship for Hoops for Heroes are available, contact the Chamber of Commerce.

All money raised stays local!

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry @ St. Joseph's Catholic Church Kimball
Mar 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

March 8 & 22:  Knights of Columbus Fish Fry: from 5:30p.m. to 7:30 p.m. $8.00 per person, $4.00 (11 and under),  Carry out an additional $1.00

St. Mary’s Church Annual Fish Fry
Mar 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Everyone is invited to St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Dalton for their annual Fish Fry, Friday, March 22th, from 5:30pm to 7:00pm.

(This event was postponed from 3/15/19)

On the menu, Fish, Coleslaw, Tater Tots, Mac & Cheese, Assorted Desserts, Iced Tea and Coffee.

Tickets are $8.00 Adults, and Kids $5.00 and available at the door.

Eastern Wyoming College Lancer Rodeo @ Goshen Co. Pavillion - - Torrington
Mar 22 @ 7:00 pm

The annual Eastern Wyoming College Lancer Rodeo will be held March 22, 23, and 24 at the Goshen County Pavilion in Torrington, Wyoming. Performances will be at 7 pm on Friday and Saturday evenings with the Short round taking place on Sunday at 11 am. There will be a slack performance Friday at 1 pm and Saturday morning at 9 am.

Lancer Rodeo was awarded the 2018 Rodeo of the Year in the Central Rocky Mountain Region.

Tickets can be purchased at the door. Prices are $7 for adults and $4 for students. There is not a charge for slack. EWC can get in free with a valid student ID.

Each performance will be available by webcast.  Those interested in watching online can find the link on the EWC website at ewc.wy.edu or on EWC social media pages.

Steel Magnolias @ EWC Fine Arts Center - Torrington
Mar 22 @ 7:00 pm

GOSHEN COMMUNITY THEATRE PROUDLY PRESENTS “STEEL MAGOLIAS”

This wildly popular show is enjoying a 30-year anniversary revival nationwide and Goshen Community Theatre joins the celebration.

Performances are scheduled at Eastern Wyoming College at 7:00pm on March 21, 22, 23, 28, and 29. Matinees are set for 2:00pm March 24 and March 30.

Tickets are available at the door prior to shows. Prices are: Kids 5 and Under – FREE, K-12 – $7.00, Seniors – $7.00, Adults $9.00, College Students w/ID -$3.00. March 22, special community night all tickets $5.00.

 

Mar
23
Sat
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit “Water Ways” @ Legacy of the Plains Museum
Mar 23 all-day

Legacy of the Plains Museum is hosting a Smithsonian Museum on Main Street traveling exhibit, “Water/Ways” through April 12th.

“Water/Ways” explores the endless motion of the water cycle, water’s effect on landscape, settlement and migration, and its impact on culture and spirituality. It looks at how political and economic planning is affected by access to water and control of water resources. Human creativity and resourcefulness provide new ways of protecting water resources and renewing respect for the natural environment.

Associated programs are free and open to the public.

March 16th, 2019

Keeping the Valley Green                                 10:00am

March 22nd, 2019

World Water Day                                                    5:00pm

March 23rd, 2019

Neb. History – Water Stories                            1:00pm

April 12th, 2019

Closing Day

For more information on related programming, please contact Olivia Garl at Legacy of the Plains Museum at (308) 436-1989 or by email at curator@legacyoftheplains.org.

For more information on Legacy of the Plains Museum, the exhibit, or how to get involved, please contact Amanda Gibbs at Legacy of the Plains Museum at (308) 436-1989 or by email at director@legacyoftheplains.org.

For more information on Humanities Nebraska, please contact Mary Yager at (402) 474-2131, ext 103 or by email at mary@humanitiesnebraska.org.

For more information on the Smithsonian, please contact Jennifer Schommer at (202) 633-3121 or by email at schommerj@si.edu.

Boxer Rebellion Against Colon Cancer
Mar 23 @ 8:00 am

Run, walk, skip, or stroll to show your support for colon cancer awareness and prevention!

Win prizes! Have fun!

Wear your goofiest boxer shorts, a family-friendly costume, or your favorite running clothes and join the Regional West Endoscopy Department for the Boxer Rebellion Against Colon Cancer.

The race begins and ends at the Scottsbluff Surgery Center, 4022 Avenue B.

Register in person before the race beginning at 8 a.m.  March 23rd. Registration fee is just $15 per person.

All proceeds from the Boxer Rebellion will be donated to the Festival of Hope.

For more information,  contact Joni Bruce, CRN at 308.630.2844

Local Sandhill Crane and Waterfowl viewing trip @ Scottsbluff
Mar 23 @ 8:00 am

Wildcat Audubon Society invites you on a local

Sandhill Crane and Waterfowl viewing trip.

Meet at Scottsbluff Arby’s on W. 27th Street at 8:00 am Saturday

Should return about 1:00 pm. Visitors welcome. Questions and reservations to Alice Kenitz, 308-436-2959

Free Children’s Eye Screening at the March Diaper Depot @ Scottsbluff
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
On Saturday, March 23rd, the local Lion’s Club will be offering free eye screening for children at the Diaper Depot held at First Baptist Church, located at 3009 Avenue I in Scottsbluff, from 9-11am. The appointments are on a first come-first serve basis. All children are welcome to be part of this very important service.
There will also be a box located in the foyer for you to bring and donate your used eye glasses and hearing aids to help the greater cause of Lions International. The glasses and hearing aids are checked and refurbished, if possible, and then sent to different parts of the world where Lions International holds both eyesight and hearing clinics for those who cannot afford to purchase glasses or hearing aids.
For more questions contact the church at 308-635-2548, visit www.firstbaptistscottsbluff.com or Facebook at First Baptist Church of Scottsbluff.
Wyo-Braska Metaphysical Fair @ Gering Civic Center
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

The Wyo-Braska Metaphysical Fair!

Vendors from five states will gather in Gering on Saturday and Sunday, March 23-24, at the Gering Civic Center.

Live music by Louis West will be performed throughout the weekend. Intuitive Readers, Reiki and Shamanic Healers, Sound Healers, and many other metaphysical practitioners will offer their gifts of healing, tarot, handmade jewelry and leatherwork, clothing, crystals, essential oils, handmade beeswax products, biodynamic seed, and more throughout the weekend.

The Wyo-Braska Metaphysical Fair will be held Saturday, March 23 from 10 a.m. -6 p.m. through Sunday March 23, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., at the Gering Civic Center. Admission is $6 for one day, or $10 for both days. Classes and workshops have an additional participation fee. For more information, call Lisa Betz-Marquez at 308-672-1114 or visit www.prairieartsyoga.com