Hometown Happenings

Hot Hometowns 11/30/2022

Main Street Treasures has a shopping day for Junior Tomsu and Family on Wednesday, November 30th. Junior has been experiencing grand mal seizures, and the family has had extra expenses for traveling to see specialists, medical expenses, missed work, and expenses that come with raising a special needs child. All proceeds from the shopping day will go to the Tomsu family.

Crofton Community Club’s Santa Day is Sunday, December 4th from 3pm to 6:30pm at the Crofton Auditorium. Santa will arrive at 4pm. Soup Supper, hay rack rides, treats, photos, kids’ activities, and fun for the whole family! Free will donation, and all proceeds will go toward adding more trees in the South Park. The Crofton Community Club purchased 3 trees so far this year, but we’d love to add more!

St. Rose School Christmas Concert is Sunday, December 4th, at 3pm, at St. Rose Hall. 

Partner Euchre Tournament Fundraiser to benefit Larry Promes to pay for medical expenses from cancer, Sunday, December 11th, at noon at Sports Stop Bar in Crofton. Food will be available.

Look for Knoxy, the Knox County Economic Development mascot, at local businesses throughout Crofton. The first to find Knoxy each week will receive Crofton Community Club Bucks.

Lewis & Clark State Recreation Area is hosting a Holiday Tree Decorating Contest November 19th through December 26th with judging taking place December 27th to December 29th. Choose a tree at the park entrance to decorate, with environmentally-friendly decorations preferred. To enter, choose a tree at the state park entrance, decorate it, take a picture of it, and send your photo to ngpc.lewis.clark@nebraska.gov.

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. Please note the changes to this schedule for Thanksgiving week: Wednesday the 23rd the senior center is serving a breakfast instead of a noon meal and closing early and the senior center will be closed both Thursday and Friday the 24th and 25th in observance of the holiday.

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 2022!

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

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