Hometown Happenings

Hot Hometowns 03/15/2023

Good luck to the Crofton Speech Team at State!

Congratulations to Crofton’s Class C Honor Band members!

Saint Rose Fish Fry is Friday, March 17th, from 5pm to 8pm at the St. Rose Parish Center in Crofton. Serving all you can eat fried pollock, baked beans, coleslaw, macaroni salad, and dinner roll. Take out and local delivery available from 4 to 5:30pm. Call after 4pm at 402-388-4393.

8th Annual Crofton Men’s Alumni Basketball Tournament, Saturday, March 18th.  Proceeds benefit the Crofton Youth Basketball Association. Welcome Alumni!

Birthday Bingo at the Senior Center, Wednesday, March 15th at 1pm. This month’s Birthday Bingo is sponsored by the Norman Guenther Family, and the cake is sponsored by Farmers & Merchants State Bank.

Meals at the Senior Citizens Center are served Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday at noon and Thursday at 5:30pm. 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.

The Senior Center will have a noon meal on Thursday, April 6th, and they will have a pie sale following the meal. Get delicious homemade pies in time for Easter, and support the Crofton Golden Age Senior Center!

Crofton Community Club in cooperation with Crofton FCCLA has the annual Easter Candy Run on Saturday, April 8th, at 10:30am at Crofton’s North Park (by the swimming pool). Bring your Easter basket and collect candy and prizes. Ages up to 4th grade, please. The Easter Bunny will visit, and there will be door prizes. Donations of individually wrapped candy and/or small toys are needed. Donations may be dropped off in Crofton at Town & Country Insurance and The Shop on 2nd, or in Yankton at NOHR-Wortmann Engineering.

8th Annual Crofton Men’s Alumni Basketball Tournament, Saturday, March 18th. Proceeds benefit the Crofton Youth Basketball Association. 

Holy Family Parish Spring Breakfast and Bake Sale, Sunday, March 26th, 8:30am to 12:30pm, with all you can eat sausage, pancakes, eggs, and French Toast. Dine in or carry out available. Sacred Heart Parish Center in Wynot. Sausage will be available to purchase on the day of the breakfast.

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. Personal messages are $5/day plus tax. This money goes to Main Street Treasures to pay for electricity and maintenance at the sign.

Crofton’s school lunch cookbooks are available for sale for $8 and alumni directories for $10. Please note that these are 2020 editions. Contact Terry Mueller to order yours!

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

Crofton Community Club meetings are held on the third Monday of the month at 6:30pm. Join us! Meetings are held at various locations throughout the community. Ask a Crofton Community Club member for more information.

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 2023!

Watch our community calendar on www.crofton-nebraska.com for information about things happening in Crofton. 

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