Community Calendar
 
  Sep 6 - Dec 6 WNCC "Bob Ross Painting"
            9 am-4 pm. Other classe dates 10/4, 11/15 & 12/6 $70. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Oct 14 - Dec 9 WNCC "Zumba"
            6:30-7:30 pm. T, TH classes. $30. Aerobics Room, 1601 E 27th St., Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Oct 20 - Dec 4 WNCC "Basic Nursing Assistant"
            9 am-1 pm. M,T,Th, classes. $441, plus book. 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Nov 4 - Dec 4 WNCC "Sign language"
            6-7:30 pm. $23. T-Th classes. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Nov 6 - Dec 23 WNAC hosts "North Platte Valley Artist Guild Holiday Show"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception 11/6. Show runs until 12/23. Free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226 or Holiday Show
             
  Nov 7 - Jan 8 Fort Laramie National Historic Site Hosts "Artistry in the Seed Bead Exhibit"
            In honor of Native American History Month. Celebrates the artistry of creations produced with tiny glass beads, from their introduction by traders in mid-1800's to artists of today. For more information , call 307-837-2221 or www.nps.gov/fola
             
  Nov 10 - Dec 1 WNCC "Microsoft OneNote"
            6-9 pm. $30. M class. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Nov 13 - Dec 23 North Platte Valley Artist Guild Holiday "Show & Sale"
            Gallery Hours: 9am-5pm, Tues.-Fri. 1-5pm, Sat. & Sun. There will be extended hours for shopper's convenience each Thursday during the show (Nov. 20, Dec. 4,11,& 18) from 5-8pm. There will be a drawing contest for youth grades K-2 & 3 to 6 from Nov. 13-Dec. 14. Stop by for hot cider & cookies & let kids draw while you shop. Winners announced Dec. 16th. For more information,call 632-2226.
             
  Nov 15 - Dec 25 Two Square Gallery hosts "Deck the Halls With a Holiday Art"
            9 am-9 pm and weekends during the holiday season. Open for purchasing and learning art. 1524 Broadway, Scottsbluff.
             
  Nov 26 - Nov 28 West Nebraska Arts Center, Closed for theThanksgiving Holiday
           
             
  Nov 27 Scottsbluff National Monument/Agate Fossil Beds "Closures"
            The monuments will be Closed for Thanksgiving Day. 308-436-9700 or 308-665-2211
             
  Nov 27 Monument Mall hosts "Pre-Season Hours"
            6-10 pm. 2302 Frontage Rd., Scottsbluff. 308-632-6000 or Monument Mall
             
  Nov 27 - Nov 28 Chamber Closed: Happy Thanksgiving
           
             
  Nov 27 - Nov 28 City of Scottsbluff Administrative Offices Closed For Thanksgiving
           
             
  Nov 27 Guadalupe Center Hosts Annual "Thanksgiving Dinner"
            11am-1pm. 1200 E. 9th, Scottsbluff. Meals for home bound delivered between 10 and 11am. If you would like to volunteer, call Kevin Mooney, 632-7121.
             
  Nov 27 Scotts Bluff Nat'lMonument Vistor Center Closed & Summit Road Closed to Vehicles on "Thanksgiving"
            Visitors are welcome to park in the lot and go for a walk, weather permitting. Pedestrians may use the Summit Road since it will be closed to vehicles. For more information, call 436-9700.
             
  Nov 27 The Gering American Legion Hosts an "Orphan's Thanksgiving"
            11:30pm, Legion opens. 1pm, meal served. 1425 9th, Gering. Bring a dish to share. For reservations, call 436-4440.
             
  Nov 28 - Dec 20 Gering's Santa Village "Santa Visits"
            6 pm Friday 11/28 for Santa's initial visit,; 10 am-1 pm (Saturdays). Other dates, 12/6, 12/14 & 12/20 on the Corner of 10th & N Streets, Gering. ReNae, 308-641-2842
             
  Nov 28 Gering's Holiday Parade & Santa Village Kick-Off
            6 pm. Immediately after the Parade visit Santa's Village and enjoy hot chocolate with him. 308-436-6888
             
  Nov 28 Monument Mall hosts "Black Friday"
            7 am-8 pm. 2302 Frontage Rd., Scottsbluff. 308-632-6000 or Monument Mall
             
  Nov 28 - Nov 30 Midwest Theater Presents Film "The Book of Life"
            7:30pm, Fri. & Sat. 1:30pm, Sun. 1707 Bdwy, Scottsbluff. $3 members, $5 non-members. For more information, call 632-4311.
             
  Nov 29 WNAC Hosts North Platte Valley Artist Guild Holiday "Open House"
            10am-4pm. 106 E. 18th, Scottsbluff. Holiday art, hand-crafted ornaments, new artwork & an opportunity to meet some of the artists. Coffee and desserts are served all day. For more information, call 632-2226.
             
  Nov 29 - Dec 21 Monument Mall welcomes "Santa Claus"
            11 am-6 pm Sat; 11 am-5 pm Sun. 2302 Frontage Rd., Scottsbluff. 308-632-6000 or Monument Mall
             
  Nov 29 City of Scottsbluff "Christmas Parade on Broadway"
            5 pm. set up time on 20th St; 6 pm. parade begins will go from 20th Str. to 14th St. Billy, 308-632-4311 or Lela, 308-632-6407
             
  Nov 29 Valley Bank & Valley Insurance Hosts "Bring Kids & Family to Santa's Village"
            10am-1pm. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M. Street, Gering. Come see real reindeer. Tour village houses, have hot chocolate & cookies & candy goody bags. For more information of Santa's Village Events, call Janet Mitchell, 308-641-6600.
             
  Nov 29 Nile Theater Celebrates "75 Years in Business"
            6:30pm. 1433 Center Avenue, Mitchell. The film "Penguins of Madagascar" will be shown. There will be party favors, cake & much more. For more information, call 623-2727.
             
  Dec 1 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Dec 1 World AIDS Day Event hosted by Nebraska Aids Project and Calico Spirit
            Light meal, wine, fellowship, entertainment and a candlelight memorial. 5:45pm, Hampton Inn & Suites, Black Mesa Room, 301 W. Hwy 26, Scottsbluff. Admission and food are free.(Sorry, no children under 14.) Please RSVP to Jill Young (308) 672-0794.
             
  Dec 2 - Dec 16 WNCC "Intermediate Excel"
            6-9 pm. $104, plus book (Gold Card members: $16.50, plus book). T,Th class. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Dec 3 Scottsbluff Senior Center hosts "Dance"
            7-10 pm. Dances every Wednesday night. $5 per person. 1502 21st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-635-0263 or 308-631-1862
             
  Dec 3 Chamber Agri-Business Committee hosts Sugar Factory Tour
            3:00-6:00 PM. Educational presentation, Tour and Dinner included. $30. Seating limited to 45 so get your tickets now. Western Sugar Scottsbluff. Contact Jenni for information @ 308-632-2133 or jenni@scottsbluffgering.net
             
  Dec 4 WNAC hosts "Bach's Lunch featuring WNCC Collegiate Choral & Selects Ensembles"
            12-1 pm. A holiday tradition of live entertainment and culinary arts. Advance ticket res. $12 members/$16 non-members. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Dec 4 City of Gering hosts Reception for Mayor Ed Mayo
            2-4pm, City Hall Council Chambers, 1025 P St, Gering. Public is welcome. For more information call City Clerk's office 436-6812.
             
  Dec 4 West Nebraska Arts Center "Bach's Lunch"
            12pm. 106 E.18th, Scottsbluff. A holiday tradition of live entertainment & culinary arts. WNCC Collegiate Choral & Select Ensembles will perform. Tickets: Members, $12, non-members, $16. Seating is very limited. Pick up your tickets at the Arts Center Tues.-Fri., 9am-5pm, weekends, 1-5pm. To purchase/reserve tickets,call 632-2226.
             
  Dec 4 Western Plains Betty Club Christmas "Meeting"
            11:30am. Caddie's Cafe, 2550 Clubhouse Rd, Gering. (Gering Golf Course). For more information, e-mail bfbald@charter.net
             
  Dec 5 Cappuccino & Company hosts "Open Mike Night"
            6-8 pm. Every Friday night of the month is the opportunity to show off your talent. 1703 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-635-9997
             
  Dec 5 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Dec 5 Fremont Motors "Business After Hours"
            5-7pm. 1515 20th, Scottsbluff.
             
  Dec 5 Western Nebraska Community College presents "A Very Valley Christmas"
            An instrumental showcase of holiday music. Refreshments follow. 7pm. Free admission. WNCC Theatre, 1601 East 27th St, Scottsbluff.
             
  Dec 6 Scotts Bluff National Monument hosts "Christmas on the Prairie"
            There will also be refreshments and music. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Dec 6 RWMC hosts "Prenatal Classes"
            8 am-4 pm $70. Scotts Bluff Rm. I, 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1550
             
  Dec 6 Legacy of the Plains hosts "High Plains Christmas/Trees Along the Trail"
            10am-3pm. Old Oregon Trail Rd, Gering. Ride on hay rack, toast marshmallows, crafts & much more. Lunch available while supplies last. Outdoor & indoor fun. Ballots for "Trees Along the Trail" available for $1 each. Entertainment by WNCC Vocal Music Program. For more information, call 436-1989.
             
  Dec 6 Aulick's TLC host "Winter Farmer's Market"
            11 am-2 pm. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. Jana, 308-632-5900 or jrichard@aulickstlc.com
             
  Dec 6 Kiwanis Club of Gering Hosts "Bring Kids & Family to Santa's Village"
            10am-1pm. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M. Street, Gering. Tour village houses, have hot chocolate & cookies & candy goody bags. For more information of Santa's Village Events, call Janet Mitchell, 308-641-6600.
             
  Dec 6 Mitchell United Methodist Women Host Annual "Holiday Bazaar"
            9am. 1845 Broadway, Mitchell. Bake sale & raffle. Handmade crafts, cookbooks & more. Luncheon $6,adults & $3,children.
             
  Dec 6 Lake Minatare State Recreation Area Birdwatching "Event"
            9am, meet at lighthouse & depart for viewing site. U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service & Nebraska Game & Parks Commission employees lead the viewing program. Binoculars, spotting scopes & blinds provided.
             
  Dec 6 Chimney Rock National Historic Site Celebrates "Christmas on the Prairie"
            9am-4pm. Make Christmas trees, play games & decorate gift bags Holiday treats & a door prize. For more information call 308-586-2581.
             
  Dec 6 The Melbeta Post Office "Open House"
            8am-2pm. 101 2nd Street (one block south of Hwy 92 & CR 29 intersection), Melbeta. Antique stamp collection on display & antique mailbox & service window. Plenty of Christmas stamps for sale & all mail & packages cancelled with Melbeta postmark. For more information, call 308-783-1844.
             
  Dec 6 Midwest Theater Presents a Holiday Film, "A Christmas Story"
            1:30pm, 1707 Broadway, Free Admission. Rated: PG.
             
  Dec 7 Scottsbluff Council of the Knights of Columbus "All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast"
            8 am-noon. $7 adults/$3 children 10-under. Proceeds go to activities throughout the year like Toys-for-Tots or scholarships. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Dec 7 Valley Voices hosts "Christmas Concert"
            7 pm. Scottsbluff Senior High Auditorium, E 27th St., Scottsbluff. Brad Ronne, 308-635-6238
             
  Dec 7 Agate Fossil Beds "Lil Mansfield Talk"
            1:30pm. Sioux County High School, Harrison. Program: "Holidays at the Agate Spring Ranch in Sioux County: Boxing Day & more. Refreshments after program. For more information, call 308-668-2211 or 308-436-9760.
             
  Dec 7 Midwest Theater & NET Foundation Present Sneak Preview of 1st Episode, "Downton Abbey's" 5th Season
            Afternoon tea followed by screening. Period dress is encouraged. 4pm. 1707 Broadway. Free and open to the public. For more information: 308-632-4311.
             
  Dec 7 Memorial Service/A Service of Memory
            2pm, Dungan-Kramer Funeral Chapel, 3201 Ave B, Scottsbluff. An ornament will be hung on a Christmas tree in memory of your loved one. Anyone who has lost a loved one, regardless of where or when, is invited. For more information call (308) 632-4101.
             
  Dec 10 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Dec 12 West Nebraska Arts Center "Bach's Dinner"
            6pm. 106 E 18th, Scottsbluff. Live entertainment & culinary arts. Entertainment, Green Valley Homesteaders & art demonstrations. Members: $12, non-members, $16. Seating limited. Call Arts Center for tickets/reservations at 632-2226. Tues.-Fri, 9am-5pm. Weekends, 1-5pm.
             
  Dec 13 Wildcat Hills Nature Center hosts "Decorating Nature for the Holidays"
            9 am. HWY 71, Gering. Pre-register by 12/5, 308-436-3777
             
  Dec 13 Gering Volunteer Fire Dept. Hosts "Bring Kids & Family to Santa's Village"
            10am-1pm. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M. Street, Gering. Tour village houses, have hot chocolate & cookies & candy goody bags. For more information of Santa's Village Events, call Janet Mitchell, 308-641-6600.
             
  Dec 13 Prairie Winds Community Center Hosts "10th Round Party"
            6pm, doors open. 6:30-7:30pm, Dinner. 7:45pm, Rodeo, LIVE. 424 Main Str., Bridgeport. Dinner, Auctions, & much more. Tickets, $50. Tickets at Steel Grill, Gering & Hampton Inn, Scottsbluff. For more information, call Kristen, 308-279-1731 or e-mail 10throundparty@gmail.com
             
  Dec 13 Wildcat Hills Nature Center Hosts "Free Workshop"
            9am. 210615 S. Hwy 71 POB 65, Gering. Workshop will be finding items in Nature to make ornaments & Christmas decorations. Attendees advised to dress for weather & entry permit required for vehicles. Registration deadline is Dec. 5th. For more information, call 436-3777.
             
  Dec 13 Midwest Theater Presents a Holiday Film, "The Polar Express"
            1:30pm, 1707 Broadway. Free Admission. Rated: G.
             
  Dec 14 UNMC College of Nursing Students Host "Holiday Craft Show & Silent Auction"
            9am-3pm. Hampton Inn, 301 West Hwy 26, Red Rocks convention room, Scottsbluff. Vendors, bake sale & silent auction. All proceeds go to UNMC nursing students for trip, in May, to Dominican Republic.
             
  Dec 16 RWMC hosts " Weight Loss Options-Bariatric Support Group"
            7-8 pm. Free to attend. North Plaza, Bariatric Meeting Rm, Ground floor, Two W 42nd St., Scottsbluff. 308-630-2249 or mona.urwin@rwmc.net
             
  Dec 16 - Dec 21 WNAC hosts "Calling Artists for Juried Exhibit"
            Artists ages 18 & older to submit in the Juried Exhibit 1/8-2/1. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226 or Juried Exhibit
             
  Dec 17 Midwest Theater's 2014/2015 Performing Art Season presents "Irish Christmas"
            7:30 pm. Wildly popular show brings just about everything to the table. $25 main floor members/$30 non-members/ $25 students/$25 all balcony tickets; All Seats reserved. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or Midwest Theater
             
  Dec 19 - Dec 22 Scotts Bluff National Monument hosts "Christmas Lights Viewing"
            5 pm. Drive up to the top of the bluff to see the colorful lights in town. Weather permitting. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Dec 20 Aulick's TLC host "Winter Farmer's Market"
            11 am-2 pm. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. Jana, 308-632-5900 or jrichard@aulickstlc.com
             
  Dec 20 Platte Valley Bank Hosts "Bring Kids & Family to Santa's Village"
            10am-1pm. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M. Street, Gering. Tour village houses, have hot chocolate & cookies & candy goody bags. For more information of Santa's Village Events, call Janet Mitchell, 308-641-6600.
             
  Dec 20 Midwest Theater Presents a Holiday Film, "The Muppet Christmas Carol"
            1:30pm, 1707 Broadway, Free Admission. Rated: G.
             
  Dec 21 New Life Christian Fellowship and Marantha Outreach Ministries hosts "Monthly Pancake Breakfast"
            7:30-9:30 am. There is no charge, free will donations will be accepted. IOOF Hall, 800 N St., Gering. 308-436-2826
             
  Dec 23 RWMC hosts "Diabetes Support Group"
            6-7 pm. This group is free. Diabetes Care Center, South Unit, Rm. 1202 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-2100
             
  Dec 23 Alzheimer Support Group "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. 3rd Tuesday of each month @ Heritage Estates, 2325 Lodge Dr., Gering. Mary Beth Mau, 308-436-5007 or mmau@vhsmail.com
             
  Dec 25 Scottsbluff National Monument/Agate Fossil Beds "Closures"
            The monuments will be Closed for Christmas Day. 308-436-9700 or 308-665-2211
             
  Dec 29 Lied Scottsbluff Public Library hosts "LEGO Club"
            6 pm. Meets last Monday of each month. 1809 3rd Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-630-6250
             
  Jan 1 Scottsbluff National Monument/Agate Fossil Beds "Closures"
            The monuments will be Closed for New Years Day. 308-436-9700 or 308-665-2211
             
  Jan 2 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Jan 3 Aulick's TLC host "Winter Farmer's Market"
            11 am-2 pm. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. Jana, 308-632-5900 or jrichard@aulickstlc.com
             
  Jan 5 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Jan 6 - Jan 27 WNAC hosts "After-School Art Classes in Mitchell & Scottsbluff"
            3:45-5 pm. Tuesday afternoons. Open to students grades K-6. Inventive Media, 1210 Center Ave., Mitchell or WNAC, 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226 or After-School Art
             
  Jan 8 West Nebraska Arts Center Hosts Juried Art Show "Opening Reception"
            5-7pm. 106 E. 18th, Scottsbluff. Presenting a collection of original artwork by local & regional artists. The gallery exhibit & opening reception are free & open to the public. For more information, call 632-2226.
             
  Jan 8 - Jan 25 West Nebraska Arts Center Presents "Juried Art Show"
            Gallery Hours: 9am-5pm, Tues.-Fri. 1-5pm, Sat.& Sun. 106 E. 18th, Scottsbluff. A collection of original artwork by local & regional artists. The new exhibit features works of art which were juried in. The exhibit & opening reception are free & open to the public.
             
  Jan 13 - Jan 14 Scottsbluff National Monument "Great Backyard Bird Count"
            Save these dates!
             
  Jan 14 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Jan 15 Midwest Theater & Community Cinema hosts "A Path Appears"
            7:30 pm. Celebrate 10 years of independent films and documentaries. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or Midwest
             
  Jan 15 Panhandle Partnerships "Building an Economy of Purpose"
            8 am-4 pm. "Coming Together: Innovations for Economic and Social Change." Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. Panhandle Partnership
             
  Jan 17 WNAC hosts "Annual International Wine Tasting Fundraiser"
            7:30-10 pm. Sample the variety wines of many cultures. ADULTS ONLY! 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Jan 17 Aulick's TLC host "Winter Farmer's Market"
            11 am-2 pm. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. Jana, 308-632-5900 or jrichard@aulickstlc.com
             
  Jan 19 Scottsbluff National Monument "2015 Fee Free Days-Martin Luther King Jr. Day"
            Pay tribute to the National Park Service by taking advantage of the Free admission. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Jan 19 WNAC hosts "North Platte Valley Artist Guild - Meeting"
            6:30 pm. All artists welcome. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Jan 22 Midwest Theater's 2014/2015 Performing Art Season presents "Matuto"
            7:30 pm. Renowned musicians across NYC's jazz roots. 7/30 sales for six shows for $90 members/$110 non-members; 8/5 sales for individuals $16-$30. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-7311 or Midwest Theater
             
  Jan 25 The Historic Saddle Club Drill Team Hold an "OPEN Drill Team Clinic"
            1:30pm. Minatare Arena, Minatare. Flag handling & basic drill patterns taught. Free will offering taken. For more information or to register, call Margaret Blaha 303-704-2717 or Maureen Helm 402-660-6149 or www.historicsaddleclub.com
             
  Jan 26 Lied Scottsbluff Public Library hosts "LEGO Club"
            6 pm. Meets last Monday of each month. 1809 3rd Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-630-6250
             
  Feb 2 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Feb 3 - Feb 24 WNAC hosts "After-School Art Classes in Mitchell & Scottsbluff"
            3:45-5 pm. Tuesday afternoons. Open to students grades K-6. Inventive Media, 1210 Center Ave., Mitchell or WNAC, 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226 or After-School Art
             
  Feb 5 - Mar 1 WNAC hosts "33rd Annual IMAGE Photography Exhibit"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception. Show runs until 3/1. Free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Feb 5 Midwest Theater & Community Cinema hosts "American Denial"
            7:30 pm. Celebrate 10 years of independent films and documentaries. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or Midwest
             
  Feb 5 WNAC Hosts 33rd Annual IMAGE Photography Exhibit "Opening Reception"
            5-7pm. 106 E.18th, Scottsbluff. A collection of photographs showcasing technical innovations & aesthetic curiosities. The gallery exhibit & opening reception are free and open to the public. For more information, call 632-2226.
             
  Feb 5 - Mar 1 WNAC Hosts 33rd Annual IMAGE Photography "Exhibit"
            Gallery Hours: Tues.-Fri., 9am-5pm. Sat. & Sun., 1-5pm. 106 E. 18th, Scottsbluff. A collection of photographs showcasing technical innovations & aesthetic curiosities. The gallery exhibit and opening reception are free and open to the public. For more information, call 632-2226.
             
  Feb 6 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chamber, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Feb 7 Theater West presents "Chocolate Fundraiser w/Broadway in the Bluffs"
            7:30 pm. Excitement! Excitement! Excitement! WNCC Little Theater, 1601 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-635-3606 or jchaloupka27@gmail.com
             
  Feb 7 Aulick's TLC host "Winter Farmer's Market"
            11 am-2 pm. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. Jana, 308-632-5900 or jrichard@aulickstlc.com
             
  Feb 11 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Feb 14 - Feb 16 ScottsBluff National Monument "2015 Fee Free Days-President's Day Weekend"
            Pay tribute to the National Park Service by taking advantage of the Free admission. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Feb 21 Aulick's TLC host "Winter Farmer's Market"
            11 am-2 pm. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. Jana, 308-632-5900 or jrichard@aulickstlc.com
             
  Feb 23 Lied Scottsbluff Public Library hosts "LEGO Club"
            6 pm. Meets last Monday of each month. 1809 3rd Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-630-6250
             
  Mar 2 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Mar 3 - Mar 24 WNAC hosts "After-School Art Classes in Mitchell & Scottsbluff"
            3:45-5 pm. Tuesday afternoons. Open to students grades K-6. Inventive Media, 1210 Center Ave., Mitchell or WNAC, 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226 or After-School Art
             
  Mar 5 - Mar 29 WNAC hosts "Richard Schaneman Exhibit"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception 3/5. Show runs until 3/29. Free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226 or Richard Schaneman
             
  Mar 5 Midwest Theater's 2014/2015 Performing Art Season presents "Black Violin"
            7:30 pm. Welcome revelation for their ability to meld highbrow and pop culture. 7/30 sales for six shows for $90 members/$110 non-members; 8/5 sales for individuals $16-$30. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-7311 or Midwest Theater
             
  Mar 6 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Mar 7 Scb/Gering Rotary Club's "Annual Rotary Gold Banquet Fundraiser"
            Save the date. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M. Str. Gering.
             
  Mar 7 Aulick's TLC host "Winter Farmer's Market"
            11 am-2 pm. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. Jana, 308-632-5900 or jrichard@aulickstlc.com
             
  Mar 11 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Mar 12 Midwest Theater & Community Cinema hosts "The Homestretch"
            7:30 pm. Celebrate 10 years of independent films and documentaries. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or Midwest
             
  Mar 30 Lied Scottsbluff Public Library hosts "LEGO Club"
            6 pm. Meets last Monday of each month. 1809 3rd Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-630-6250
             
  Apr 1 Midwest Theater's 2014/2015 Performing Art Season presents "Susan Werner"
            7:30 pm. Acclaimed singer/songwriter. 7/30 sales for six shows for $90 members/$110 non-members; 8/5 sales for individuals $16-$30. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-7311 or Midwest Theater
             
  Apr 3 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Apr 6 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Apr 7 - Apr 28 WNAC hosts "After-School Art Classes in Mitchell & Scottsbluff"
            3:45-5 pm. Tuesday afternoons. Open to students grades K-6. Inventive Media, 1210 Center Ave., Mitchell or WNAC, 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226 or After-School Art
             
  Apr 8 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Apr 12 - Apr 26 WNAC hosts "30th Annual Visionaries Student Art Exhibit"
            2-4 pm. Opening reception 4/12. Show runs until 4/26. Free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226 or Visionaries Exhibit
             
  Apr 18 - Apr 19 ScottsBluff National Monument "2015 Fee Free Days-National Park Week's Opening Weekend"
            Pay tribute to the National Park Service by taking advantage of the Free admission. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Apr 22 Chamber of Commerce hosts "Administrative Professionals Day"
            11:30-1:00. Speaker: TBA. Sponsors: TBA. $15 Members/$20 non-members/$110 table of 8. RSVP by 4/15. 308-632-2133 or chamber@scottsbluffgering.net
             
  Apr 25 Western Plains Betty Club hosts "The Nebraska State Betty Club Convention"
            Save this Date! Theme this year is "Nebraska Bettys Along the Oregon Trail." Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. 308-635-7890 or 308-532-7880 or bfbald@charter.net
             
  Apr 27 Lied Scottsbluff Public Library hosts "LEGO Club"
            6 pm. Meets last Monday of each month. 1809 3rd Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-630-6250
             
  May 1 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  May 1 - May 31 WNAC hosts "Studio Art Quilt Associates, Nebraska Regional Exhibit: Architexture"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception 5/1. Show runs until 5/31. Free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  May 4 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  May 13 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  May 14 Midwest Theater & Community Cinema hosts "Limited Partnership"
            7:30 pm. Celebrate 10 years of independent films and documentaries. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or Midwest
             
  May 25 Lied Scottsbluff Public Library hosts "LEGO Club"
            6 pm. Meets last Monday of each month. 1809 3rd Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-630-6250
             
  Jun 1 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Jun 4 WNAC hosts "Ben Darling, Randall May & Ray Schleyer Exhibit"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception free & open to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Jun 5 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Jun 10 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Jun 16 - Jun 19 WNAC hosts "Art Camp"
            1-5 pm. Visual Art workshops. Youth ages 10-14. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226 or Youth Art Camp
             
  Jul 3 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Jul 6 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Jul 8 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Aug 3 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Aug 7 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Aug 12 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Aug 25 ScottsBluff National Monument "2015 Fee Free Days-National Park Service's 99th Anniversary"
            Pay tribute to the National Park Service by taking advantage of the Free admission. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Sep 4 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gerinc City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Sep 7 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Sep 9 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Sep 12 Los Guadalupanos hosts "Annual Dia De Indepedencia Royalty Pageant"
            6-9 pm. Any girl or boy interested in participating in this pageant age divisions: Tiny Tots 2-4 years-old, Intermediate Division 5-9 years-old, Junior Division 10-14 years & Senior Division 15-19 years. $300 Scholarship presented to 15-19 boy & girl Royalty Contestant. Guadalupe Center, 1200 E 9th St., Scottsbluff. Mary Ann Shockley, 308-672-4517 or 308-632-2845
             
  Sep 26 Platte Valle Companies hosts "4th Annual Monument Marathon / Half Marathon"
            SAVE THIS DATE!! Monument Marathon
             
  Sep 26 ScottsBluff National Monument "2015 Fee Free Days-National Public Lands"
            Pay tribute to the National Park Service by taking advantage of the Free admission. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Oct 2 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Oct 5 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Oct 7 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Oct 25 Alpha Delta Kappa hosts "2nd Annual Craft and Food Extravaganza"
            9 am-4 pm. Scottsbluff Elks Lodge 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2622
             
  Nov 2 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Nov 6 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Nov 11 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Nov 11 ScottsBluff National Monument "2015 Fee Free Days-Veteran's Day"
            Pay tribute to the National Park Service by taking advantage of the Free admission. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Dec 4 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Dec 7 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Dec 9 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com