Hometown Happenings

04/25/2018 – HOT HOMETOWNS on KK93

The City of Crofton North Park Committee is working on a perennial garden
and is asking everyone to help with this project. If you have flowers,
bushes, trees, topsoil, fertilizer, mulch, or an extra bench to share or
would like to donate, please bring them to the south entrance of North Park
on May 5th from 9am to noon. For help digging up perennials, please call
Susie Hillman at 402-388-4210 or Kim & Mary Sawatzke at 402-388-4852. Please
label your plants.

The North Park Committee will be picking up rocks on Sunday, April 29th from
noon to 2pm. These rocks will be used in the North Park Perrennial Garden.
Any help would be greatly appreciated. Contact Janet Lammers at 402-640-5116
for more information.

The Crofton Community Club, City Staff, and kids from the schools are doing
city-wide cleanup on May 11th. Bring rakes, gloves, and clippers to help
clean up the parks before summer starts.

Crofton High School’s graduation services are Saturday, May 12th at 2pm. We
wish the best to our graduating seniors, their families and their friends.

Crofton’s Assisted Living 5K Walk Run will be held Saturday, May 26th on a
route throughout the city of Crofton. The route begins and ends at the
Crofton Baseball Field. You will be able to view the Memorial Day flags in
the city park and continue to the newly completed Sharon Street. The cost,
including a t-shirt, is $20 for preregistered runners and $25 on the day of
the race. To register, contact Helene Hegge at 402-388-4293 or email
helene.hegge@gmail.com. Saturday, May 26th, registration begins at 7am, 5K
walk/run begins at 8am, and ends at the Crofton Baseball Field. Proceeds
will benefit the Crofton Assisted Living. It will be held rain or shine. Ads
for t-shirts may be purchased for $50. Please email your logo/information
you would like on the back of t-shirt to Helene.Hegge@gmail.com.

Crofton Community Blood Drive, Wednesday, May 2, 1:30 to 6pm at the Crofton
Senior Center Bloodbmobile. You make a difference in your community. Giving
local matters. Your support matters. Schedule your lifesaving appointment
online at www.lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800-287-4903. This blood
drive is sponsored by the Crofton Community.

Fine Arts Concert May 1st at 7pm

Here is what’s happening at St. Rose…
Spring Raffle is running now through May 8.
Saturday, April 28 – 5/6 Grade Honor Band @ Neligh
Friday, April 27 – JH Track @ Hartington Cedar Catholic
Thursday, May 3 – 5-8 Grade Pilgrimage to House of Mary Shrine
Friday, May 4 – 1-4 Grade Field Trip to Niobrara State Park
Monday, May 7 – JH Track @ Creighton
Tuesday, May 8 – St. Rose School Spring Concert/Art Show & Raffle – 7:00
Friday, May 11 – 8th Grade Last Day
Friday, May 11 – School Ground Clean Up Day
Sunday, May 13 – 8th Grade Graduation 8:30 am Mass
Tuesday, May 15 – Preschool Graduation 7:00
Wednesday, May 16 – Track & Field Day 1:00
Friday, May 18 – Last Day of School 11:50 Dismissal (No Lunch)

Crofton Senior Center News:
~May 2nd Blood Drive.
~May 6th Sunday breakfast serving pancakes, sausages, scrambled eggs,
biscuits & gravy and applesauce from 8:30-noon.
~Caregiver’s Support Group the 9th.
~Board Meeting on the 15th at 8:30am.
~May birthday bingo the 16th.

Crofton Fitness Classes at the City Auditorium on Tuesdays and Thursdays at
7:00pm. The fitness classes work for many different fitness levels. Get in
shape with others from the community!

Crofton’s Youth Program meets in the city auditorium after school on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays when school is in session. All school-aged children are welcome to attend. The Youth Program offers activities, sports, and games for kids, and parents are welcome to attend with their children.

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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