Springfield Wednesday Newsletter - August 21, 2013

 

SPRINGFIELD NEWS

August 21, 2013

Bond Issue

 

 Bond Issue 02

 


"HAPPY 90TH BIRTHDAY"

 ClarenceSpringview

Clarence Keyes, of Springfield, will celebrate his 90th birthday

with an open house on Saturday August 24. 

Please join us at the First United Methodist Church of Springfield

(450 Main St.) from 1-4 p.m.

Lunch will be served. 

No gifts please.

 

 IMPACT

TOILET PAPER DRIVE

September 15 from 1-4PM

The IMPACT group from the Methodist Church is doing its annual Toilet Paper Drive!!

If you have a “Square to Spare”, we will be going Door to Door to collect Toilet Paper for the Food Pantries.

You might ask – Why Toilet Paper?  Well it is a necessity that can’t be purchased with food stamps. The Pantries we work with are always so grateful to receive your donations!!

 If you are able to pick-up an extra package at the store for us – we would really appreciate it!! We will be knocking on doors all over town to ask for donations. Always a fun day!!

If you want to drop it off at the church, that is fine as well. If you leave it in the entry, we will find it. J

 

 

 

 

 

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

Please mark your calendars for Sunday Sept 15th for the Springfield Community Blood Drive. Time 8:00 A.M. till 1:00 P.M. at the Springfield Fire Barn. To sign up for an appointment, go to www.redcrossblood.org  code# 00911 or call Ralph @ 402-253-8301 Walk ins are welcome and always needed. Hope to see you there.
 


financialpeace

We could all use a little financial peace of mind and there is a way to help you find it.  Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University is being offered at the First United Methodist church in Springfield. You don’t need to be a member of the church to attend. Everyone is welcome! The first class will be Tuesday, September 10th at 6:30 PM and runs one night a week for 9 weeks (well worth the time commitment).  Call Suzi Miller at 402-490-0982 for more information or visit http://www.daveramsey.com/fpu/home.  Tell your friends! 



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PLATTVIEW HIGH SCHOOL

DRIVER EDUCATION

2013 Fall SCHEDULE

 

PLATTEVIEW

14801 S 108th Street

Springfield, NE 68059

402-339-3606

 

 INSTRUCTOR:                    Bill Buza

 CLASSROOM DATES:       September 14th, 21st, 28th, October 5th, 12th

 CLASSROOM TIME:           8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 BEHIND-THE-WHEEL:       September 14th through November 16th

 

 

 

 

 garagesale

Meadow Oaks Neighborhood Garage Sale

(5 miles south of Springfield, off of Highway 50 and Riha Road –

follow the neon signs from Hwy 50 in)

 August 24th – 25th (Saturday and Sunday)

8:00-3:00pm

 Many homes participating – some of the items you will find at these sales: Outdoor furniture, Gardening, Space heaters, Fishing and Hunting gear, Custom made knives, Antiques/vintage items,  Electric trains, Motor bike items-clothing, helmets, boots and accessories, Bike parts, Kitchen items(Fiestaware,Tupperware), Gardening, Tools, Purses, Jewelry, Video games/DVD’s, Exercise equipment,Toys, Outdoor and indoor home décor, Holiday decor, Children (Under Armour, Gymboree, Justice) and adults clothes, Furniture, Longabarger baskets, Cookbooks, Scrapbook/rubber stamps, Horse stall and much, much more…something for everyone!! Maps will be provided at houses to make sure you don’t miss a sale!

 

 

 

 

SPRINGFIELD ARTWORKS

183 MAIN STREET
SPRINGFIELD, NE 68059

402-301-9162

OWNERS, GLENN & MARGIE TREMBLEY

www.springfieldartworks.com

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GALLERY HOURS

Tuesday – Friday 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Saturday 11:00am -4:30pm

Sunday & Monday-by appointment

 


SOARING WINGS VINEYARD

17111 S 138th St

Springfield, NE 68059

402-253-2479

Sunday Acoustic Music

No cover charge

2:00 -5:00 p.m.

August

4th - Greg Place

11th - Tim Koehn

18th - Katie Logan

25th - Jon Sundermeier

 

Friday Night Music Series

7:00- 9:30 PM

August

2nd - skReTTa eTc.

9th - Soldiers of Soul

16th - Hector Anchondo Band

23rd - Brian Vranicar

30th - Chris Saub Band

 

 

SARPY COUNTY MUSEUM QUILT SHOW

2402 CLAY STREET

BELLEVUE, NE

Museum Hours

Tuesday – Saturday

10:00am – 4:00pm

 

Over 90 quilts featured. Springfield quilters included. The exhibit will be on display until August 31st.

 



 

HAPPENING NEARBY

 

Lofte boys 

Pictured:  Front, Kevin Holdorf, Jamion Biesterfeld and Doug Rothgeb.

Back, Josh Smith and Erik Quam

 

‘THE BOYS NEXT DOOR'

ADDS SWEETNESS AND HUMOR TO LOFTE SEASON

 Tom Griffin's off-Broadway hit, 'The Boys Next Door' opens at the Lofte Community Theatre on Saturday, August 31.  'Boys' is the story of four intellectually-disabled men living together in a small apartment with their social worker, Jack.  Dealing with Schizophrenia, OCD and other conditions are part of their daily life which is played out in scenes involving Jack and his mentally challenged wards.  Each faces their own conflicts, especially Jack who is starting to experience burn out.

Directed by Kevin Colbert of Weeping Water, the play stars Jamion Biesterfeld of Louisville as Jack.  Erik Quam of Omaha plays Arnold.  Doug Rothgeb and Joshua Smith also of Omaha play Norman and Barry respectively.  Kevin Holdorf of Manley is Lucien.  Also starring in the play are Ken Snyder of Elmwood, Silvia Conley of Papillion, Summer Sinclair of Council Bluffs and Greg Leger of Omaha.

The production runs August 31, September 1, 6-8 and 12-15.  Tickets are $17 and all seats are reserved.  The Lofte Community Theatre is located near the intersection of Hwy 1 and 50 just outside of Manley.  For reservations, please contact the box office at 402-234-2553 or visit www.Lofte.com.

 

 

GREENBLATT & SEAY

Greenblatt & Seay will be featured presenters for the Eclectics Festival sponsored by the Nebraska American String Teachers Association.  The Eclectics Festival will take place on Saturday, September 28, at the Millard West High School.

At 2 PM, Greenblatt & Seay will host a reading session of their publications, including selections from their Tunes for Two series.  At 3 PM, these multi-instrumentalists will be performing a selection of Scandinavian tunes, featuring the nyckelharpa (keyed fiddle from Sweden), and music from Sweden, Denmark, Norway, and Finland. At 4 pm, Greenblatt & Seay will host a Diatonic Workshop, featuring a hands-on-harmonica session, and demonstrations of penny whistles, mountain dulcimer, etc.

For more information about this festival or to register, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



~Do one thing every day that scares you.
  -Eleanor Roosevelt

 

Thanks to all Springfield E-Newsletter readers.

 

Connie Manzer

   

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Tue Sep 25 @ 6:30PM -
Pie Contest@ the Library
Mon Oct 01 @ 7:00PM -
Homecoming Parade
Wed Oct 03 @ 3:30PM - 05:00PM
UMC Kids Club
Sat Oct 13 @ 4:00PM - 08:00PM
Volunteer Fire Dept. Open House
Sun Oct 21 @ 8:00AM - 01:00PM
Community Blood Drive
Mon Oct 22 @ 6:30PM -
Library Pumpkin Walk
Sat Oct 27 @ 1:30PM -
PHS Fall Play: The Miracle Worker
Sat Oct 27 @ 5:00PM - 07:30PM
St. Joseph Ladies Guild Soup Supper
Sat Oct 27 @ 7:00PM -
PHS Fall Play: The Miracle Worker
Fri Nov 09 @ 7:30PM - 11:30PM
Fall Festival Dance Fundraiser

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