Springfield Wednesday Newsletter - May 6, 2015
You are cordially invited to attend the Baccalaureate Service for the Platteview High School Class of 2015 on Sunday, May 3 at 1:00 p.m. The service will take place in the Platteview High School Auditorium. Family, friends and members of the community are invited to attend. There will be a brief reception following the service in the new commons.
ANNUAL WILD WILLY’S DEMO SHOOT
May 9, 2015
Wild Willy's Fireworks will be hosting their 5th Annual Demo Shoot on Saturday, May 9 at their warehouse located at 17105 South Highway 50 in Springfield (1/2 mile south of town). Dinner will be served at 6:00 p.m. and the fireworks will begin at dusk. The event is open to the public, so pack up the kids, cooler and lawn chairs and come see the hottest items for the 2015 season!!!
***MARK YOUR CALENDARS***
SPRINGFIELD “SUPERHERO” DAYS
JUNE 12 & 13, 2015
Vendors are welcome
For a schedule of events:
SPRINGFIELD DAYS PLANNING MEETING
THURSDAY, MAY 28
SPRINGFIELD MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Everyone is invited to bring your ideas, events, and suggestions.
ASK THE MASTER GARDENER
Springfield Fair Master Gardeners will be available to answer your gardening questions from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. every Thursday morning at the Sarpy County Fairgrounds garden (barring rain) now till October.
SAVE THE DATE!!!
FRIDAY JUNE 26
SPRINGFIELD PLATTEVIEW COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
FOUNDATION GOLF TOURNAMENT
BJ’S VINTAGE DESIGN
145 MAIN STREET
Owner, Bette Bryan specializes in unique one of a kind gift items and floral arrangements.
The Shetique Boutique is open for business at 146 Main Street, in downtown Springfield. The Boutique is filled with re-purposed furniture and home goods. It also carries candles, jewelry, and a children’s collection - all perfect for gift giving. We welcome you to shop the Shetique Boutique for all your Mother’s Day gift needs. Gift wrapping is free with your purchase.
Boutique hours are…
Wednesday – Friday 10-6
SOARING WINGS VINEYARD
17111 S 138th St
Springfield, NE 68059
(Nebraska Law stipulates that no outside alcohol can be brought onto the premise.)
Sunday Acoustic Music!
No cover charge - music is from 2-5 pm.
Friday Night Music is back.
7:00 – 9:30pm
1st -Ken Sitler Band
8th – Beaten Path
15th – Parrothead
22nd – Jumping Kate and the naked Reserves
29 - Outloud
Check out upcoming performers and events at www.soaringwingswine.com!
See You at the Winery!
GREENBLATT & SEAY
THE OLD AVOCA SCHOOLHOUSE
On Sunday, May 10, at 2:30 PM, in the Old Avoca, Nebraska Schoolhouse, multi-instrumentalists, Greenblatt & Seay, will be performing a selection of original songs from their vast collection of hundreds of zany tunes that they have created together. This talented duo provides rich vocal harmonies, and will play a variety of instruments, including 5-string viola, fiddle, guitar, nyckelharpa, harmonica, banjo, bass, etc.
The family-friendly concert will be downstairs, followed by light refreshments, and a chance to chat and jam with Greenblatt & Seay. Avoca is in southern Cass County, Nebraska, on the 13 C Spur, one mile south of Highway 34.
FIDDLE & HARMONICA WORKSHOP
Free fiddle and Harmonica workshops will take place on Saturday, May 23, at the National Homestead Monument in Beatrice, Nebraska. At 10 AM, there will be a FREE fiddle workshop led by championship fiddler Deborah Greenblatt. At 11:00 AM, there will be a FREE harmonica workshop led by multi-instrumentalist, David Seay. These FREE workshops are part of a full day of fun and free activities during the Tallgrass Prairie Fiddle Festival, formerly known as the Monumental Fiddle Championship. Greenblatt & Seay are Master Artists with the Nebraska Arts Council, and participants in the Humanities Nebraska Speakers Bureau.
~A mother holds her children's hands for a while...their hearts forever.
- Author Unknown
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