WHAT’S NEW IN SPRINGFIELD, NE
May 4, 2011
WILD WILLY'S FIREWORK'S
DEMO SHOOT & FIREWORKS SHOW
SATURDAY MAY 7, DUSK
SOUTH END OF THE SARPY COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
SAVE THE DATE!
SPRINGFIELD DAYS 2011
TEAR IT UP IN SPRINGFIELD
JUNE 11, 2011
JOIN US FOR A DAY OF FUN -FILLED FAMILY ACTIVITIES
COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE
Mark the date! The next community Blood Drive will be held Sunday, June 12 at Springfield City Hall, 9am – 1pm. More details will be coming soon.
183 Main Street
Springfield, NE 68059
Later in the year "A Touch of Japan," an exhibit of all things Japanese will be hosted by Springfield Artworks. "Our interest in this fascinating country and it's people has made it possible for us to showcase some lovely Japanese pieces and photographs."
lasses continue at the gallery throughout the Spring and Summer months. If you don't see a class that you are interested in, just ask us. We can arrange to schedule just what you are looking for.
There will be almost no interruptions at the Gallery during the construction on Main Street. Sidewalk will be always available for our customers.
Scarves, Scarves, Scarves
All colors all prices, truly one of a kind just for Mom or to give as a special gift.
KID & TEEN CLASSES
May 28 It's a Beetle Happening 10:30am -11:15 or 11:30 (class size 5 max)
Spring is here and you too can have your own beetle bug just for your room. Kids will love decorating this really cool guy. Ages 10+
June 15 It's your Choice 10:30- 11:15 or 11:30 (class size 5 max)
Decorate your own banner for your room or a felted picture frame. Only pink banners available. Ages 10+
June 21 Glass Dragonfly for Teens 10:30-noon (class size 5 max)
Dragon Flies are fun to make. In this class we will be using colored crushed glass placed in a mold and kiln fired. Some cold working after firing will be necessary to finish off your work of art. This can be done when you pick up your dragon fly. This class will take one firing in the kiln. $35 class fee includes all materials and kiln firing. If students wish to add dicroic glass there will be an additional fee.
All kids classes are $15 but the teen class is $35.
ART QUILT EXHIBIT
Featuring 4 Illinois quilters and fiber artists, Frieda Anderson, Sharon Malec, Darcy Berg, and Annie Lullie. These award winning artists works have been exhibited throughout the U.S. Don't miss the opportunity to see or purchase their one of a kind art pieces and exhibit at Springfield ArtWorks.
TUESDAY – FRIDAY
11AM – 4:30PM
DUE TO EXTENUATING CIRCUMSTANCES
THE AFTER SCHOOL ADVENTURES SCHEDULED ON MAY 5
AT SPRINGFIELD MEMORIAL LIBRARY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
The Springfield Memorial Library Garden Club would like to thank the St. Joseph Catholic Church Youth Group and Knights of Columbus members who worked so hard on Wednesday, April 27, clearing debris and cleaning the library's gardens. Your help is greatly appreciated!
SHARE YOUR PLANTS!
Springfield Memorial Library
Part-time Summer Help Needed
“BLING TO BLUE JEANS”
PROM FOR ADULTS
MAY 20, 2011
7PM – 12AM
MUSIC AT 8PM
“Avon Walk for Breast Cancer”
FAMILY CONSIGNMENT & MORE
SPRING & SUMMER ITEMS NOW AVAILABLE
PROVIDED BY: GRETNA CLEANERS
Tuesday –Thursday 10AM – 6PM
Friday 10AM -5PM
Saturday 9AM – 2PM
SOARING WINGS VINEYARD
May 6 - Chris Saub Band
May 13 - Acoustic Groove
May 20 - Andrew James Trio
May 27 - Soul Preserves
May Music - Sunday Afternoon 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. (No cover charge)
May 1 - 401K
May 8 - Tracey Skretta
May 15 - John Stokely
May 22 - Mark Irvin
May 29 - Stephen Monroe
Educational professionals age 21 and over will received 10% off current vintage wine bottle purchases (excludes Syrah) to say Thank You and kick-off your summer the right way! Simply present proof of current school employment during your visit to receive this wonderful discount!
Cost is $32 per person
Come enjoy a wonderful 3 course dinner paired with Soaring Wings wines with linen tablecloths, candles, and soft music make for a nice atmosphere for this event.
June 4th - Blues Festival
August 20th - Swine on the Vine
September 25th - Harvest Festival
HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY
Lofte Community Theatre
The Lofte Community Theatre will be holding auditions for its summer musical, "Annie" at 2pm and 7pm on Sunday, May 8, and 7pm on Monday, May 9. There are six roles available for girls ages 7-13. It is suggested that children come to the Sunday afternoon audition session. There are roles for eight men and eight women of various ages. A complete cast list can be found on the Lofte website, www.Lofte.com.
The production will be directed by Kevin Colbert. Those who audition should bring a prepared song of no more than one minute in length. An accompanist is provided. Dress comfortably and wear appropriate shoes for dancing. If necessary, callbacks will be held between May 10 and May 12. Rehearsals will begin as early as June 6. Production dates for the play are July 22-August 7.
First Christian Church - Disciples of Christ
308 Main St.
PO Box 473
Louisville, NE. 68037
Phone: 402 - 234 - 2130 Pastor Cathy Stander: 402 - 677 - 9606
Come to the Caring Place!
You are welcome just as you are.
Sunday Worship: 10AM with Communion and all are welcome at the table.
Adult and children's educational classes following worship.
Sunday at 4 PM: That The World May Know DVD Series. Come, tour Israel with Ray Van der Laan.
Wednesday 10 AM: Where Is God?
Food Bank for those in need.
Angel Food Ministries: Food at a discounted price, open to all people. Order on-line at angelfoodministries.com
or at the church on the second Saturday of the month from
10 AM - 11:30 AM. Orders are prepaid by check, cash or food stamps. Online: debit or credit card.
Each month there are specialty orders such as steak boxes.This is non-profit.
Ecumenical Men's Group meets 2nd nd 4th Saturday of the month at 6:30 AM. Breakfast Served.
Contact Jeff at 402 - 677 - 7557.
We are a small but growing church with a big heart for Jesus and you.
Many opportunities for outreach
Urban Plunge Weekend Mission Trip - Omaha coming up in June. Call for details.
Member of The Cass County Clergy Association, formed to better reach out to our neighbors in need.
Potato Project and Farmers Market coming soon. Call 402 - 677 - 9606 for details.
GREENBLATT & SEAY SCHEDULE
The historic Old Avoca Schoolhouse was built in 1925, and has been the home of the Schoolhouse Performance Series since 1990. Music lessons, workshops, fiddle camps, and field trips are offered by Schoolhouse residents, Greenblatt & Seay, and are available by appointment.
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