Calendar

Sep
11
Wed
Meals on Wheels program in need of drivers
Sep 11 all-day

The Scotts Bluff County Volunteer Center has been serving the area for over 30 years, one of their programs is The Meals on Wheels Program.

The Meals on Wheels program runs Monday through Friday and delivers over 100 meals a day, over 25,000 meals a year.

The Meals on Wheels program is in need of volunteer drivers. 

If you can volunteer once a week or even once a month, as an individual or  business, call Scotts Bluff County Volunteer Center Executive Director, Shanna Halstead, at 632 – 37-36.  

Traffic Light Work @ 10th and Country Club Road - Gering
Sep 11 all-day

The City of Gering would like to inform citizens that the traffic light at 10th Street and Country Club Road will not be operating beginning at 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 through approximately September 18.

The City will be updating street lights and making pavement repairs.

Traffic controls will be in place – there will be a two-way stop. East and west bound traffic will be required to stop. North and south bound traffic will not be required to stop.

The City respectfully requests that drivers and pedestrians use caution when travelling in this area.

Sep
12
Thu
Exhibit: “100 Years of Scotts Bluff National Monument” @ Legacy of the Plains Museum
Sep 12 all-day

Scotts Bluff National Monument’s Centennial Exhibit will be on display at the Legacy of the Plains Museum this summer.

The exhibit titled “100 Years of Scotts Bluff National Monument” will be open to the public starting Thursday, May 9th, through September.

Showcasing the vast history and culture at Scotts Bluff National Monument, the exhibit will feature an original soap box derby car, an adobe brick made by the Civilian Conservation Corp in the 1930’s, historical photographs, interpretive displays and the William Henry Jackson prints originally housed in the Visitor Center, which is undergoing a major renovation and expansion project.

The centennial exhibit will be free and open to the public.  Regular museum admission is required for the main gallery.

Legacy of the Plains Museum is open Monday through
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

For more information about Scotts Bluff National Monument, please call 308-436-9701, visit http://www.nps.gov/scbl or Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/scottsbluffnp

Mosquito Spraying @ Gering and Terrytown
Sep 12 all-day

The City of Gering will begin spraying for mosquitoes on Tuesday, June 18, 2019.  Spraying will continue every Tuesday and Thursday evening; weather permitting, for the remainder of the mosquito season.

The City of Terrytown has contracted with the City of Gering for mosquito spraying on Tuesdays in residential areas, in the parks and along trails.

If you have any questions please call Casey Dahlgrin at 308-436-5096.

 

Ticket Deadline coming for Octoberfest Revived
Sep 12 all-day

Get your tickets early for Octoberfest Revived 2019!

You must purchase in advance by October 1st!

Stop by the Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds Office or call for other ticket outlets (308)623-1828.

Octoberfest Revived 2019 is Saturday,  October 19th at the Fairgrounds Event Center in Mitchell.

Traditional German-Russian Food from 5:00pm-8:00pm

Dance at 6:30pm  with Bob Schmer and the River Boys Polka Band

$15.00 per person, includes dinner and dancing.  A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Legacy of the Plains Museum.

Cheyenne Veterans Affairs Health Care System suicide awareness conference @ Loveland, CO
Sep 12 @ 8:00 am

The Cheyenne Veterans Affairs Health Care System will hold a suicide awareness conference focusing on prevention, intervention and postvention on Sept. 12 at the First National Bank Building at the Ranch Events Complex in Loveland.  The event, “Healing the Hidden Pain,” will begin at 8 a.m., and participants should park in Lot B, at the facility located at 5280 Arena Circle, in Loveland.

Individuals interested in attending the conference should call Allison Bollegar at 307-778-7550, ext. 7227.

Veterans who are in crisis or having thoughts of suicide, and those who know a Veteran in crisis, can call the Veterans Crisis Line for confidential support available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, text to 838255 or chat online at VeteransCrisisLine.net/Chat.

 

Panhandle Safety and Wellness Conference and Trade Show @ Gering Civic Center
Sep 12 @ 8:00 am – 3:30 pm

2019 Panhandle
Safety and Wellness
Conference and Trade Show

  • Safety
  • Environmental
  • Wellness Culture
  • Risk Management
  • Engagement
  • Awards Luncheon
    • Governor’s Wellness Awards 2019 Recipients
    • Panhandle Worksite Wellness Council Leading Light Award
    • Nebraska Safety Council Workplace Safety Awards

September 12th at the Gering Civic Center

National level speakers, brought to you locally to inspire your employees and maintain cutting-edge advantage! 

Register online at www.pphd.org/pwwc.html

If you register two people you can get a third registration for half price–Enter code GROUP3 on your third person to receive the And take advantage of our early bird special rates through August 23rd,

Preschool Storytime at Lied Scottsbluff Library @ 10:00am and 6:15pm
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am

Preschool Storytime will be held at the Lied Scottsbluff Public Library every Thursday from 10:00am to 10:30am and 6:15pm to 6:45pm for children ages 2 to 6.  Each week at Storytime, a specific topic is featured through the use of stories, DVDs, songs, puppetry, fingerplays and more.  No pre-registration is necessary to attend.

For more information, pick up a brochure, call 630-6250, or “like” the library on Facebook.

The Western Plains Betty Club @ Scottsbluff
Sep 12 @ 11:30 am

Calling all “Bettys” or “Bettes” of the area! You are invited to the quarterly meeting of The Western Plains Betty Club at the Farmer’s Den at Main Street Market in Scottsbluff at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 12.

If you have questions, call 308-635-0272 or 308-623-1082.

HS Volleyball: Cheyenne Central @ Scottsbluff (TV) @ KNEB.tv, Allo ch. 15, Mobius ch. 1500
Sep 12 @ 5:45 pm
NFL: Tampa Bay @ Carolina @ 960AM/100.3FM
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm
Welcome potluck dinner @ Gering United Methodist Church
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm

The public is invited to a welcome potluck dinner this evening at Gering United Methodist Church (9th and O St) at 6:00pm.  The Reverand Godson Akushie of Accra, Ghana will be spending some of his 30 day sabbatical in Gering.  He will lead the Sunday worship at Gering United Methodist this weekend.  An updated schedule is available at www.geringumc.org

 

High Plains Auto Club Meeting @ Wills Chiropractic Clinic
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm
The High Plains Auto Club meeting for February is RESCHEDULED for February 7th instead of the usual second Thursday which would fall on Valentine’s Day, February 14th. 
The High Plains Auto Club meets every second Thursday of the month, (except in June).  Meetings are held at Wills Chiropractic in Gering, in the basement at 7 p.m.
For more information contact Daryl Wills at 308-219-4087.
Sep
13
Fri
Meals on Wheels program in need of drivers
Sep 13 all-day

The Scotts Bluff County Volunteer Center has been serving the area for over 30 years, one of their programs is The Meals on Wheels Program.

The Meals on Wheels program runs Monday through Friday and delivers over 100 meals a day, over 25,000 meals a year.

The Meals on Wheels program is in need of volunteer drivers. 

If you can volunteer once a week or even once a month, as an individual or  business, call Scotts Bluff County Volunteer Center Executive Director, Shanna Halstead, at 632 – 37-36.  

Mosquito Spraying @ Scottsbluff
Sep 13 all-day

The City of Scottsbluff Public Works Department mosquito spraying program will be on Fridays, weather permitting, from 3:00 A.M. to 7:00 A.M. If it is raining or the wind is above 10 MPH, we will not be spraying.

This schedule will be throughout the summer to let the public know
which mornings and time we will be out if you need to close your windows.  Please call our office at 308-630-6297 if you have any questions.

Traffic Light Work @ 10th and Country Club Road - Gering
Sep 13 all-day

The City of Gering would like to inform citizens that the traffic light at 10th Street and Country Club Road will not be operating beginning at 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 through approximately September 18.

The City will be updating street lights and making pavement repairs.

Traffic controls will be in place – there will be a two-way stop. East and west bound traffic will be required to stop. North and south bound traffic will not be required to stop.

The City respectfully requests that drivers and pedestrians use caution when travelling in this area.

Volleyball: High Point @ Nebraska (Ameritas Players Challenge) @ 94.1 The Brand
Sep 13 @ 10:30 am
Food Truck Fridays @ 18th Street Plaza - Downtown Scottsbluff
Sep 13 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The City of Scottsbluff invites the public to Food Truck Fridays during the month of September. 

Food Truck Fridays in Scottsbluff will begin on September 6th and continue through the month. Food trucks will be serving from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at which time local artists will provide music and entertainment.

It will be a great time for people to come down and enjoy local, delicious food whether they purchase it from one of the trucks or a downtown restaurant. If folks are going to a high school sporting event, they can stop by, grab a bite and listen to a little music before the game begins.

There will be a Food Truck Fridays Facebook page.

Food trucks and artists are still welcome and can call the City of Scottsbluff at 630-6213.

HS Football: Scottsbluff @ GI Northwest @ 101.7 The Trail and KNEB.com
Sep 13 @ 5:30 pm
Volleyball: Denver @ Nebraska (Ameritas Player Challenge) @ 94.1 The Brand
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm