Hometown Happenings

12/04/2019 – HOT HOMETOWNS on KK93

Santa Day is Sunday, December 8th at the Crofton City Auditorium from 3pm to 6:30pm. Santa arrives at about 4pm. Food and fun for the whole family. Soup supper starts at 3pm. Hay rack rides, treats, tree lighting, door prizes, caroling, Christmas movies, kids’ activities, and photos with Santa! This is a free will donation event, and the donations go to a community project. This is hosted by the Crofton Community Club.

Farmers & Merchants State Bank of Crofton has their Annual Holiday Open House on Wednesday, December 11th. Stop by  to grab a calendar, and warm up with a hot drink and a cookie!

The Community Club will be doing the outdoor lighting contest judging from Dec. 19th to Dec. 22nd, so remember to turn on your holiday lights and decorations.

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
~The Crofton Senior Citizens Center will be selling cookies for $5 per dozen – choose from chocolate chip, oatmeal, or sugar cookies. Call ahead to order at 402-388-2365.
Some dates to remember:
~Monday, 12/9 Have your Christmas Decoration to the Center before 9 am. Bidding starts at 9!
~Wednesday, 12/11 Caregiver’s Support Group 1:30
~Thursday, 12/12 Christmas Cookie/Candy/Goodies Sale
~Friday, 12/13 Christmas Decoration Auction ends….who gets to them home? Which one brought the highest bid?
~Tuesday, 12/17 Board Meeting 8:30
~Wednesday, 12/18 BIRTHDAY BINGO! Music begins at 11:30, lunch at noon, bingo & cake at 1!
~Thursday, 12/19 Blood Pressure Clinic 5:00

Here is what is happening at St. Rose School:
~Friday, December 6 — St. Rose Christmas Concert Matinee @ 2:30
~Sunday, December 8 — St. Rose Christmas Concert @ 3:00
~Wednesday, December 11 — No School
~Monday, Dec. 16 – JH Band/Choir Concert @ 7:00 @ CHS
~Wednesday, Dec. 18 – JH G/B Basketball @ Niobrara
~Friday, Dec. 20 – End of 2nd Quarter – 12:50 Dismissal for Christmas Break
~Wednesday, Jan. 1 – Preschool Registration Opens, please see the school website for more details or contact the school office
~Tuesday, Jan. 7 – School Resumes

Crofton High Band:
~December 16th 7pm High School Concert
~December 20th 4pm Alumni/Faculty/Community Pep Band
~Mark your Calendars for January 31st at 7pm for the Battle of the Bands!

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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