Events Calendar

Thursday, October 18

Wayne Baseball Association Softener Salt Sales Due

Wayne Baseball Association is currently selling water softener salt for $6/bag.  Delivery date is scheduled for Sunday, October 21st.  If interested in purchasing any softener salt, please contact Shelley Jorgensen at 402-375-1502.

Thursday, October 18

7 A.M. WAED Board @ SMR

Friday, October 19

10 A.M. Chamber Coffee & Ribbon Cutting @ Haven House

Friday, October 19

Pender WIC & Immunization Clinic

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership will hold the Pender WIC and Immunization clinic on Friday October 19th, 2018 from 8:30am to 4:00pm at Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (603 Earl Street, Pender NE).  For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs please call (402) 385-6300.

NENCAP’s WIC Program provides nutrition education and supplemental foods to income eligible pregnant, breast-feeding or postpartum women, infants, and children to age 5 years. Find a clinic near you at signupwic.com. *This institution is an equal opportunity provider*

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (NENCAP), headquartered in Pender, NE, is one of nine Community Action Agencies in Nebraska. NENCAP manages several different programs as determined by identified needs of residents in the 14 county service area. The Agency serves over 10,000 clients a year due to successful outreach efforts. Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (NENCAP) programs include the Commodity Supplemental Food Program; Family Services; Immunization; Weatherization; Head Start; Women, Infants, and Children Nutrition; Early Intervention Services Coordination; Healthy Families. The agency serves Knox, Antelope, Pierce, Madison, Stanton, Cuming, Thurston, Dakota, Burt, Wayne, Dixon, Cedar, Washington and Dodge counties. For more information on NENCAP programs, call 1-800-445-2505.

NENCAPs Mission: “People helping people; empowering individuals, strengthening families and enriching communities in Northeast Nebraska.”

Saturday, October 20

Boy Scout Paper & Aluminum Can Drive

Saturday, October 20

Wausa 75th Annual Swedish Smorgasbord

Saturday, October 20

Scout Paper Drive & Aluminum Can Recycling

Wayne and Wakefield Boy Scouts will conduct their monthly paper and aluminum can recycling drive this Saturday. Acceptable paper items include newspapers, magazines, coupons, office papers, phone books, and paperback books. Hard back books are acceptable but please remove the cover or keep them separate. Please NO PLASTIC, CARDBOARD, Trash or Items WITH A SPIRAL BINDING (PLASTIC OR METAL) mixed in with the paper. Paper items should be placed in paper grocery bags or boxes and set at the curb by 8:00 a.m. along with Aluminum cans for pick up. Recyclables for the Wayne Scouts may also be dropped off at the Scout trailer at the Transfer Station in Wayne during transfer station hours.

Saturday, October 20

20th Annual Hallowfest at Ponca State Park

Sunday, October 21

Chicken & Biscuits at United Methodist Church in Allen

Monday, October 22

Blood Drive in Hartington

Hartington Community Blood Drive: Monday, October 22, 2018 from 12:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 106 W. Centre St.

Monday, October 22

Wakefield WIC & Immunization Clinic

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership will hold the Wakefield WIC and Immunization clinic on Monday October 22nd, 2018 from 9:00am – 3:30pm at the Evangelical Covenant Church, 805 Winter St. Wakefield, NE.  For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs please call (402) 385-6300.

NENCAP’s WIC Program provides nutrition education and supplemental foods to income eligible pregnant, breast-feeding or postpartum women, infants, and children to age 5 years. Find a clinic near you at signupwic.com. *This institution is an equal opportunity provider*

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (NENCAP), headquartered in Pender, NE, is one of nine Community Action Agencies in Nebraska. NENCAP manages several different programs as determined by identified needs of residents in the 14 county service area. The Agency serves over 10,000 clients a year due to successful outreach efforts. Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (NENCAP) programs include the Commodity Supplemental Food Program; Family Services; Immunization; Weatherization; Head Start; Women, Infants, and Children Nutrition; Early Intervention Services Coordination; Healthy Families. The agency serves Knox, Antelope, Pierce, Madison, Stanton, Cuming, Thurston, Dakota, Burt, Wayne, Dixon, Cedar, Washington and Dodge counties. For more information on NENCAP programs, call 1-800-445-2505.

NENCAPs Mission: “People helping people; empowering individuals, strengthening families and enriching communities in Northeast Nebraska.”

Wednesday, October 24

“Tuba and Friends” at Wayne State College

Wayne State College Department of Music presents Tuba and Friends, featuring Dr. Josh
Calkin, Wednesday, Oct. 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Ley Theatre. Calkin is an Adams Brass
performing artist and Instructor of Low Brass. The concert features an array of chamber
music selections. WSC faculty and staff playing trumpet, horn, alto saxophone, marimba,
and piano join Calkin in various ensemble combinations. The concert is free and open to
the public.

Wednesday, October 24

Noon Ambassadors @ The Birch Room

6-9 P.M. Wayne Young Professionals Bowling @ Wildcat Lanes

Thursday, October 25

7:45 A.M. Ag Task Force @ Tacos & More

Noon B&I with Joni Albrecht @ Elkhorn Valley Bank Community Room

Thursday, October 25

Blood Drive in Wayne

Wayne Community Blood Drive: Thursday, October 25, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Wayne Fire Department, 510 Tomar Drive

Thursday, October 25

Blood Drive in Randolph

Randolph Community Blood Drive: Thursday, October 25, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. at Senior Citizen’s Center, 104 W Broadway

Thursday, October 25

“A Woman’s Place in the World” at Johnnie Byrd Brewing Co.

Friday, October 26

10 A.M. Chamber Coffee Hosted by Nebraska Extension @ Wayne County Courthouse

Friday, October 26, Saturday, October 27 & Wednesday, October 31

Halloween Events at Wayne State College

Crisp fall air and the crunch of dried leaves create a perfect ambience for Halloween spirits lurking along the Haunted Trail Friday, Oct. 26; Saturday, Oct. 27; and Halloween night, Oct. 31 at Wayne State College. Sponsored by the WSC Drama Club, Haunted Trail begins and ends near the Mamie McCorkindale School Museum, Lindahl Drive, on the WSC campus.

The Haunted Trail is open from Thursday, Oct. 8 to 11 p.m. Though appropriate for all ages, adults without children may have a more spine-tingling adventure. Tickets are $5 per person or $3 per person for groups of eight or more.

Dress for cool autumn weather. Remember, spooks come out even in rain. Proceeds from the event benefit students involved in theatre activities. The WSC Drama Club fosters theatrical expression and nurtures the appreciation of theatre throughout Northeast Nebraska.

For more information, contact Assistant Professor of Theatre Brian Begley at brbegle1@wsc.edu.

Wayne State College, a leading, public four-year college in northeast Nebraska, is a proud member of the Nebraska State College System.

Saturday, October 27

Carroll Volunteer Fire Department Comedy Fundraiser

Tuesday, October 30

6 P.M. Halloween Hounds Parade

Wednesday, October 31

Job Shadow Day

Wednesday, October 31

Blood Drive in Wakefield

Wakefield Community Blood Drive, Wednesday, October 31, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at Christian Church of Wakefield, 303 Johnson St

Friday, November 2

10 A.M. Chamber Coffee & Ribbon Cutting @ Flower Cellar

Friday, November 2

Faculty Clarinet Recital by Dr. Karl Kolbeck at Wayne State College

Wayne State College Department of Music presents a Faculty Clarinet Recital by Dr.
Karl Kolbeck Friday, Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m. in Ley Theatre. The performance illustrates the
skillful interaction of the clarinet with the piano, played by staff accompanist Shelly
Armstrong. Musical compositions highlight a distinct contrast between more serious
pieces and playful selections. The concert is free and open to the public.

Saturday, November 3

Sheila’s Country Craft Fair

Monday, November 12

Veteran’s Day Program at Wayne High School

Wayne Schools is hosting a K-12 Veteran’s Day program that is open to the community on Monday, November 12th at 9:00 in the high school gym.

Tuesday, November 13

Adult Coloring Night at Wayne Library

Saturday, November 17

Scout Paper Drive & Aluminum Can Recycling

Wayne and Wakefield Boy Scouts will conduct their monthly paper and aluminum can recycling drive this Saturday. Acceptable paper items include newspapers, magazines, coupons, office papers, phone books, and paperback books. Hard back books are acceptable but please remove the cover or keep them separate. Please NO PLASTIC, CARDBOARD, Trash or Items WITH A SPIRAL BINDING (PLASTIC OR METAL) mixed in with the paper. Paper items should be placed in paper grocery bags or boxes and set at the curb by 8:00 a.m. along with Aluminum cans for pick up. Recyclables for the Wayne Scouts may also be dropped off at the Scout trailer at the Transfer Station in Wayne during transfer station hours.

Tuesday, December 11

Adult Coloring Night at Wayne Library

Saturday, December 15

Scout Paper Drive & Aluminum Can Recycling

Wayne and Wakefield Boy Scouts will conduct their monthly paper and aluminum can recycling drive this Saturday. Acceptable paper items include newspapers, magazines, coupons, office papers, phone books, and paperback books. Hard back books are acceptable but please remove the cover or keep them separate. Please NO PLASTIC, CARDBOARD, Trash or Items WITH A SPIRAL BINDING (PLASTIC OR METAL) mixed in with the paper. Paper items should be placed in paper grocery bags or boxes and set at the curb by 8:00 a.m. along with Aluminum cans for pick up. Recyclables for the Wayne Scouts may also be dropped off at the Scout trailer at the Transfer Station in Wayne during transfer station hours.

Friday, December 21

Quilt for Careage Drawing