WHAT’S NEW IN SPRINGFIELD, NE
June 25, 2008
Everyone is invited to attend the annual Summer Musical Performance of Mrs. Connery's talented young actors and actresses. “Miss Nelson Has a Field Day” will be presented on Friday, June 27 at 7pm at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. The cost is free. Stay after the performance for refreshments.
Sign up now for Vacation Bible School at Springfield First United Methodist Church. “Surfin' Through the Scriptures” will be held July 21-July 24, 6:00-8:30pm. Child must be 4 years of age. Cost is $5.00 per child.
Annika came for a visit & so did her Dad and Mom all the way from Greeley, CO! Here she is... our first little precious granddaughter.
The Library kids loved their Ice Cream party and watchin’ the Cowboy Dave video!!!
WHAT’S HAPPENING IN SPRINGFIELDJune 27, 7pm – “Mrs. Nelson has a Field Day” grand performance at St. Joseph’s Church. Refreshments served after the play. The cost is free.
June 29, 2:00pm – SSAP annual meeting at the Soccer Complex. In case of inclement weather, the meeting will take place at the Community Building.
June 26, 10:30am – 12pm at Springfield Library Summer Reading Tent & Crafts with Miss Nancy. This week’s theme: Ladybugs!June 30, 1pm – The Henry Doorly Zoo brings their “Rain Forest” program to Springfield Memorial Library for the Summer Reading Program. K-6th grades are invited to attend.
July 1st at 12pm – Senior Meal at First United Methodist Church. A free will donation will be accepted.
This week at Springfield’s premiere winery, Soaring Wings Vineyard:
Friday Night Music Series, 7pm: The Bob Who Band ($5 admission)
Acoustic Sunday, 2-5pm: Sarah Benck Indie Artist (free admission)
For more information: www.soaringwingswine.com
EVENTS HAPPENING NEARBY
June 28- Limestone Days in Weeping Water, NE. Venture to Weeping Water, NE for a full day of fun activities. For a list of events, check here: www.weepingwaternebraska.com
July 18 – August 3 – The Sound of Music will be performed at the Lofte Theatre in Manley, NE. Performances are to be held on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 2:00pm. Admission is $15.00. This classic Rogers and Hammerstein musical is great for the whole family with inspirational music and a timeless theme. Visit www.lofte.com for more information. The Lofte Theatre is located at 15841 Manley Rd Box 62, Manley NE 68403. Phone: (402) 234-2553
SPRINGFIELD HISTORICAL TIDBITFrank [Zimmerman] started a feed yard at Springfield in 1915 which developed into the largest feeding operation in the area. He was partners in the Weeth and Zimmerman Feed Co., then the Zimmerman and Gottsch.
~It always rains on tents. Rainstorms will travel for thousands of miles, against prevailing winds for the opportunity to rain on a tent.