Calendar

Apr
1
Wed
Tri City Roadrunner Changes Service
Apr 1 all-day

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tri-City Roadrunner will be suspending its Flex Route Services.  We will be offering On Demand Services only, Mon-Fri from 7am to 4pm.  All rides MUST be arranged the day before.  We will not be able to accommodate same day trips during this time. If you have questions, please contact us at 308-436-6687.

Digital Citizenship Classes @ Lied Scottsbluff Public Library
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
AIM Educational Opportunity Center will be hosting Digital Citizenship Classes on the first Wednesday of each month beginning Oct 2nd, from 10am-12pm in the meeting room of the Lied Scottsbluff Public Library.
Anyone who utilizes the internet for social or information technology is encouraged to attend. Topics will vary each month but include, how to use the internet safely, technology updates for android and apple users, navigating websites, ecommerce safety, and more.
Let the staff at AIM’s Opportunity Center help you become a savy Digital Citizen! This event is free and open to the public. Pre-register today at 308-630-6250. Any questions about the program please contact AIM at (308) 635-6777.
Apr
2
Thu
Voters Encouraged to Request Mail-In Ballots
Apr 2 all-day

The polls will be open for the May 12th primary election. County officials and the Secretary of State are taking precautions to secure the safety of voters and poll workers.

However, voters are encouraged to request a mail-in ballot.

For an online mail-in ballot application visit https://sos. nebraska.gov/

Nebraska voters who do not have internet access are able
to request a mail-in ballot by contacting their County Election Commissioner or County Clerk for additional options.

Ballots must be returned on or before the primary May 12th.

Apr
3
Fri
Tri City Roadrunner Changes Service
Apr 3 all-day

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tri-City Roadrunner will be suspending its Flex Route Services.  We will be offering On Demand Services only, Mon-Fri from 7am to 4pm.  All rides MUST be arranged the day before.  We will not be able to accommodate same day trips during this time. If you have questions, please contact us at 308-436-6687.

Apr
6
Mon
Donate used durable medical equipment
Apr 6 all-day

Let Independence Rising give your extra, gently used durable medical equipment a home.

Your donation allows Independence Rising to rent durable medical equipment to individuals who have a disability or are recovering from illness or surgery. This assistive equipment provides essential support necessary for individuals to live independently in the community. Equipment rents for $10/per item for 4 months.

They are currently in need of manual wheelchairs; slide boards & tub/shower transfer benches.

Please contact Jamie Schweda @ Independence Rising 308-633-7025

Voters Encouraged to Request Mail-In Ballots
Apr 6 all-day

The polls will be open for the May 12th primary election. County officials and the Secretary of State are taking precautions to secure the safety of voters and poll workers.

However, voters are encouraged to request a mail-in ballot.

For an online mail-in ballot application visit https://sos. nebraska.gov/

Nebraska voters who do not have internet access are able
to request a mail-in ballot by contacting their County Election Commissioner or County Clerk for additional options.

Ballots must be returned on or before the primary May 12th.

Apr
7
Tue
Runza teams up with Teammates
Apr 7 all-day

On Tuesday, April 7th Runza ® Restaurants across Nebraska will be donating 10% of all proceeds to the TeamMates Mentoring Program. The effort is part of Runza’s belief that it takes more than food to serve a community. Support a great cause with a great meal.

The TeamMates Mentoring Program was founded in 1991 by Tom and Nancy Osborne to provide support and encouragement to school aged youth.   To become a mentor go to teammates.org.

Apr
10
Fri
Voters Encouraged to Request Mail-In Ballots
Apr 10 all-day

The polls will be open for the May 12th primary election. County officials and the Secretary of State are taking precautions to secure the safety of voters and poll workers.

However, voters are encouraged to request a mail-in ballot.

For an online mail-in ballot application visit https://sos. nebraska.gov/

Nebraska voters who do not have internet access are able
to request a mail-in ballot by contacting their County Election Commissioner or County Clerk for additional options.

Ballots must be returned on or before the primary May 12th.

Puzzles of the Past @ Legacy of the Plains Museum
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am

Puzzles of the Past will be held on the second  Friday, of the month,  9:00 am at Legacy of the Plains Museum in Gering.

Puzzles of the Past provide attendees to learn a little bit about the towns in our area through photographs in the Musuem collections and to discuss, tell stories, and socialize. There is no cost to attend.

 Discussions will continue to focus on the town of Morrill.

There is no cost to attend.

For more information, call Legacy of the Plains Museum (308) 436-1989.

Apr
13
Mon
Donate used durable medical equipment
Apr 13 all-day

Let Independence Rising give your extra, gently used durable medical equipment a home.

Your donation allows Independence Rising to rent durable medical equipment to individuals who have a disability or are recovering from illness or surgery. This assistive equipment provides essential support necessary for individuals to live independently in the community. Equipment rents for $10/per item for 4 months.

They are currently in need of manual wheelchairs; slide boards & tub/shower transfer benches.

Please contact Jamie Schweda @ Independence Rising 308-633-7025

Low Vision Support Group @ The Village at Regional West
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am

Low Vision Support Group

10:00 AM  each 2nd Monday of the Month

The Village (multi-purpose room)

320 E 42nd Street Scottsbluff

Anyone with Vision Loss is encouraged to attend. We learn from each other and share methods of coping

For additional information call

Brandee 308-630-2012 or

Alice 308-575-1428

Apr
14
Tue
Empowerment with MS Group @ Gering
Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Empowerment with MS Connection Group
2nd Tuesday of the month, 6:30-8:30pm
First meeting: Tuesday, April 9
Independence Rising
At Northfield – 2350 Five Rocks Rd, Gering, NE 69341

Connection groups bring people together who share common life experiences for support, education, and mutual aid. This group provides a safe, confidential environment to share your thoughts, concerns and how you have been coping with your MS. Community speakers are sometimes brought in to provide local education opportunities.

For more information, contact Jamie at 308-633-7025 or ir.schwedaj@gmail.com.

Please contact Jamie before attending your first meeting.

Apr
20
Mon
Donate used durable medical equipment
Apr 20 all-day

Let Independence Rising give your extra, gently used durable medical equipment a home.

Your donation allows Independence Rising to rent durable medical equipment to individuals who have a disability or are recovering from illness or surgery. This assistive equipment provides essential support necessary for individuals to live independently in the community. Equipment rents for $10/per item for 4 months.

They are currently in need of manual wheelchairs; slide boards & tub/shower transfer benches.

Please contact Jamie Schweda @ Independence Rising 308-633-7025

Apr
21
Tue
Voters Encouraged to Request Mail-In Ballots
Apr 21 all-day

The polls will be open for the May 12th primary election. County officials and the Secretary of State are taking precautions to secure the safety of voters and poll workers.

However, voters are encouraged to request a mail-in ballot.

For an online mail-in ballot application visit https://sos. nebraska.gov/

Nebraska voters who do not have internet access are able
to request a mail-in ballot by contacting their County Election Commissioner or County Clerk for additional options.

Ballots must be returned on or before the primary May 12th.

Panhandle Brain Injury Support Group @ Scottsbluff
Apr 21 @ 4:30 pm

Panhandle Brain Injury Support Group

3rd Tuesday of every month

4:30 pm

Educational Service Unit #13    4215 Ave. I  Scottsbluff

Contact:  Martha Douglas   mdouglas.braininjurygroup@gmail.com   308-641-6826

Apr
24
Fri
Voters Encouraged to Request Mail-In Ballots
Apr 24 all-day

The polls will be open for the May 12th primary election. County officials and the Secretary of State are taking precautions to secure the safety of voters and poll workers.

However, voters are encouraged to request a mail-in ballot.

For an online mail-in ballot application visit https://sos. nebraska.gov/

Nebraska voters who do not have internet access are able
to request a mail-in ballot by contacting their County Election Commissioner or County Clerk for additional options.

Ballots must be returned on or before the primary May 12th.

Apr
25
Sat
Wyo-Braska Auto Expo @ Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds - Mitchell
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm

The Scottsbluff Valley Street Rods present their 35th Annual Wyo-Braska Auto Expo.  Cars-Trucks-Motorcycles on display at the Events Center at the Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds in Mitchell.

The Expo is April 25th 9am to 9pm and Sunday the 26th from 10am to 4pm.  Admission to the show is $5.00, kids 5-12 are in for $2.00

On Site Registration or check in for those Pre-registered is Friday the 24th from Noon to 8pm.  All makes and models welcome.  Participants: $25.00 Multiple Vehicles $10.00

Trophies, Cash and more! Live music Saturday night!

Contact: Mike Minzey (308) 635-3878, Doug Mercer (307) 534-1947 or Travis Patocka (307) 534-6094

Apr
26
Sun
Wyo-Braska Auto Expo @ Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds - Mitchell
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Scottsbluff Valley Street Rods present their 35th Annual Wyo-Braska Auto Expo.  Cars-Trucks-Motorcycles on display at the Events Center at the Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds in Mitchell.

The Expo is April 25th 9am to 9pm and Sunday the 26th from 10am to 4pm.  Admission to the show is $5.00, kids 5-12 are in for $2.00

On Site Registration or check in for those Pre-registered is Friday the 24th from Noon to 8pm.  All makes and models welcome.  Participants: $25.00 Multiple Vehicles $10.00

Trophies, Cash and more! Live music Saturday night!

Contact: Mike Minzey (308) 635-3878, Doug Mercer (307) 534-1947 or Travis Patocka (307) 534-6094

Apr
27
Mon
Donate used durable medical equipment
Apr 27 all-day

Let Independence Rising give your extra, gently used durable medical equipment a home.

Your donation allows Independence Rising to rent durable medical equipment to individuals who have a disability or are recovering from illness or surgery. This assistive equipment provides essential support necessary for individuals to live independently in the community. Equipment rents for $10/per item for 4 months.

They are currently in need of manual wheelchairs; slide boards & tub/shower transfer benches.

Please contact Jamie Schweda @ Independence Rising 308-633-7025

Apr
29
Wed
Voters Encouraged to Request Mail-In Ballots
Apr 29 all-day

The polls will be open for the May 12th primary election. County officials and the Secretary of State are taking precautions to secure the safety of voters and poll workers.

However, voters are encouraged to request a mail-in ballot.

For an online mail-in ballot application visit https://sos. nebraska.gov/

Nebraska voters who do not have internet access are able
to request a mail-in ballot by contacting their County Election Commissioner or County Clerk for additional options.

Ballots must be returned on or before the primary May 12th.