Hometown Happenings

11/13/2019 – HOT HOMETOWNS on KK93

Crofton Senior Center News:
~Lunch is served at noon Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
~Dinner is served at 5:30 on Thursdays
~Every Monday & Friday – 1-3 BINGO!
~Third Wednesday of every month – Birthday Bingo & Cake
~Every week day – coffee, socializing, cards, puzzles

Some dates to remember:
~NOVEMBER – Thursday Evening Meals move to 5:30
~Wednesday 11/13 1:30 Caregiver Support Group – ALL CAREGIVERS WELCOME!
~Thursday 11/14 – 6:30 work night for anyone wanting help with their ~Thanksgiving Centerpiece entry. Bring your supplies and our talented people will help you put it together.
~Thursday 11/14 4:30 PM & Monday 11/18 11:15 AM- USD students to offer Senior Exercise Class
~Friday 11/15 Thanksgiving Centerpiece contest entries due!
~Monday 11/18 Voting on Thanksgiving Centerpieces and Silent Auction for centerpieces begins!
~Wednesday 11/20 November birthdays celebration! Piano Man 11:30-1, birthday bingo and cake 1-2
~Saturday 11/23 FALL OPEN HOUSE FUNDRAISER! 2-5. Appetizers and refreshments, bake sale, music, door prizes, thanksgiving centerpiece contest and silent auction will wrap up and winners announced.  WE NEED ~BAKED GOODS TO SELL AT OUR BAKE SALE ON 11/23! PLEASE CALL OR STOP IN TO SIGN UP!
~Thursday 11/28 & Friday 11/29 CLOSED for the Thanksgiving Holiday
~CENTERPIECE CONTEST & SILENT AUCTION!  For the open house, the Senior Center will be having a Thanksgiving Centerpiece Contest. Get your artistic cap on and bring in a handmade centerpiece by Friday, November 15th, and people can vote on them before the open house. $1 per vote. The centerpieces will then be sold in a silent auction. All proceeds will go to further the mission of the Senior Center.

Here is what is happening at St. Rose School:
Now to Friday, November 22nd — St. Rose School Food Drive, nonperishable items donated for the food pantry
Thursday, November 14th — Veteran’s Mass @ 8:30
Friday, November 15th — JH Fall Dance 7:00-9:00
Wednesday, November 20th — Operation Christmas Child Boxes Blessed @ Mass
Wednesday, November 27-29 — No School, Thanksgiving Break
Tuesday, December 3 — 5/6 Grade Band Concert @ Crofton Public School 7:00
Friday, December 6 — St. Rose Christmas Concert Matinee @ 2:30
Sunday, December 8 — St. Rose Christmas Concert @ 3:00
Wednesday, December 11 — No School

Crofton High Band:
Mark your Calendars for January 31st Battle of the Bands!

Jolene Steffen Gallery Open House Saturday November 2nd and Sunday November 3rd, from 10am to 6pm. All are invited to Jolene’s rural home art gallery and studio where she creates and displays original oil and watercolor paintings and prints. She captures local landscapes, animals, people, floral and fauna of the Missouri River valley in Northeast Nebraska and Southeast South Dakota.

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. Main Street Treasures is open Wednesdays 10am to 8pm, Thursdays and Fridays, 10am to 6pm, Saturdays 10am to 2pm, and the first Sunday of the month 10am to 1pm.

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 are 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! Please download the PDF membership form for both individuals/couples and businesses – HERE

Erin Dennis

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