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10/13/2021 – HOT HOMETOWNS on Hot Country 93.1

Hot Hometowns 10/13/2021


Crofton Congregational Church invites you to their Annual Autumn Soup & Sandwich Luncheon and Fall Bake Sale on Sunday, October 17th from 11am to 1:30pm, serving from the Crofton Senior Center.


The Pumpkin Patch to benefit local veterans in need. Pumpkins for sale for a free will donation. Come pick your own pumpkin, October 16th from 10am to 5pm. Located two miles east of Gavins Point Dam and 1/2 mile south of Hwy 121.


The Senior Center is having their Fall Decor Silent Auction again this year. Have your fall decor auction item to the Senior Center by noon on Friday, October 22nd, and bidding for the silent auction items will run October 25th through November 7th.


Meals at the Senior Citizens Center are served Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday at noon and Thursday at 6:00pm. Please call the senior center at 402-388-2365 at least 2 hours in advance to be signed up for a meal. Dine in, to-go and delivery meals are available.


Good luck to the CHS Cross Country Team at the District Meet this Thursday, October 14th.


Crofton’s school lunch cookbooks are available for sale for $8 and alumni directories for $10. Contact Terry Mueller to order yours!


The senior center is looking for models of all ages and genders. They are partnering with Main Street Treasures to bring a fun afternoon style show. Purchase or borrow outfits from Main Street Treasures or model a Main Street Treasures outfit you already own. Write up a description and model it. Outfit descriptions are needed by November 1st, and the style show will be held Sunday, November 7th at 1pm. The senior center will serve snacks and drinks.


Trunk and Trick or Treat at Downtown Crofton businesses Friday, October 29th from 3:30 to 5pm. Local businesses can hand out candy from their buildings or set up vehicles along 2nd Street to trunk-or-treat. Please avoid driving on 2nd St and Main St during this time. Let’s make this a safe and fun activity for the youth of our community.


Women’s Day is Saturday, October 30th from 9am to 2pm at St. Rose Parish Hall. Proceeds for this event benefit the Crofton American Legion Auxiliary. Free will donation. Huge array of exhibits representing areas of food, fashion, home decor, and more. Lunch stand available.


The Crofton Community Sign would love to announce your special messages such as birthdays, anniversaries, retirements, thank you, and congratulatory messages. Please contact Erin Dennis at 605-760-4470 to get information on how to get messages for your loved ones on the community sign.


Visit Crofton Community School’s events calendar at croftonschools.org for information about upcoming school events.


Main Street Treasures is a non-profit thrift store operated by volunteers. The store sells clothing, housewares, small furniture, small appliances, lawn & garden items, toys, baby stuff, hunting accessories, and other items. Proceeds benefit the Crofton area. The store is open Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 10am to 6pm, and Saturdays 10am to 3pm.


Crofton Community Club members: If you have an update or information to send to the public, please email us at croftoncommunityclub@gmail.com or message us on Facebook, and we will try to share your information. Continue to watch our social media pages and website at www.crofton-nebraska.com for more information.


Crofton Community Club Bucks make GREAT gifts for teachers, pastors, employees, grown children, & friends! They can be redeemed at any of our member locations, keeping dollars right here in our community. A full list of members is available on our website www.crofton-nebraska.com. Please call ahead to order: Larry Cooper at Farmers & Merchants State Bank. 402-388-4344. These “Bucks” work just like a check and cannot be redeemed for cash, so it is best to order in small increments of $10-$20


The Crofton Community Club is always looking for individuals and businesses to strive for the future of Crofton. Dues are reasonable and help support activities in and around the Crofton area. Visit our website or like us on Facebook and print off a new member form, or ask a current member for information. We would love to add you or your business to our list of members in 2021!


Watch our community calendar on www.crofton-nebraska.com for more details.

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