Community Calendar
 
  Sep 3 - Nov 12 WNCC "Basic Nursing Assistant"
            9 am-5 pm. W classes. $441, plus book. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Sep 5 - Nov 3 Scottsbluff Public Schools hosts "Public Tours for SHS"
            Pick a date and time that works for you by calling Principal, Mike Halley, 308-635-6230
             
  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
             
  Sep 20 - Nov 15 Applications Now Available for Perry Outreach Program.
            9 am-3:30 pm. Application for 40 young women will be accepted between 9/20 until 10/16. Free program encourages young women to pursue careers in orthopaedics and engineering. The Perry Initiative
             
  Oct 1 - Nov 21 CAPWN "Accepting Application for Holiday Food & Gift Program"
            By appointments only and bring proof of income. 3350 10th St., Gering. 308-635-3089
             
  Oct 1 - Nov 26 Fresh Foods & Adopt-A-School partners Cedar Canyon School hosts "2nd Annual Got Your Back" Coat Drive
            Donate your gently used coats and backpacks @ Fresh Foods, Cedar Canyon or participating donor stations. 1270 10th St., Gering. 308-633-2901
             
  Oct 7 - Nov 1 WNCC "Family History Basics"
            7-9 pm. Tues classes; 1-3 pm. Sat. classes. $15. 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Oct 10 - Oct 31 Fireworks Unlimited hosts "Sinister Illusions Haunted House"
            6-9:30 pm. weekdays; 6-12 am. Fri. & Sat. $7. Percentage of proceeds go to the Denver Ronald McDonald House. Ave. I, Scottsbluff.
             
  Oct 13 - Nov 15 Lied Scottsbluff Public Library hosts "3rd Annual Food for Fines-Canned Food Drive"
            The cans of food collected will go to CAPWN's food pantry. 1809 3rd Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-630-6250
             
  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 - Nov 10 WNCC "Medication Aide"
            1-5 pm. $312. M, W, & Th classes. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  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
             
  Oct 23 - Nov 20 WNCC "SKYPE"
            6-9 pm. $20. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Oct 23 - Oct 31 Panhandle Prevention Coalition presents "RED RIBBON WEEK"
            Schools, volunteer and organizations are observing this powerful week to reinforce to children and adults alike about the importance of being DRUG FREE!!
             
  Oct 31 Carpenter Center & Bethel Baptist Church hosts "4th Annual Harvest Festival"
            6-8 pm. Fun for all ages. Games, prizes, delicious snacks/treats and inflatables. 116 Terry Blvd., Terrytown. 308-635-8422
             
  Oct 31 VFW Post 1681 & Ladies Auxiallary "Halloween Party"
            1:30 pm. For the Veteran's Home. 1102 W 42nd St., Scotsbluff. 308-631-1198
             
  Oct 31 - Nov 2 Midwest Theater Presents "Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Ghostbusters"
            7:30 pm 10/31 & 11/30; 1:30 pm 10/2. $3 members & students/$5 non-members. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or Historical Midwest Theater
             
  Oct 31 - Nov 2 Friends of the Lied Scottsbluff Public Library hosts "Annual Used Book Sale"
            4-7 pm 10/31 members only but memberships will be available at the door.
9 am-5 pm 11/1; 1-4 pm 11/2. Everyone welcome to this book sale. Hampton Inn, 301 W HWY 26, Scottsbluff. 308-630-6250
             
  Oct 31 NEXT Young Professionals & TCD hosts "Social w/Gov. Dave Heineman"
            5-6:30 pm. BackaRacks, 1402 E 20th St., Scottsbluff. Krystal Aulick, 308-632-5900 or Darla, 308-632-2833
             
  Oct 31 Oregon Trail Lounge hosts "ROCK-TOBER"
            7 pm. Awesome entertainment for HALLOWEEN! 310 M St., Gering. 308-436-7943
             
  Oct 31 Banner County Volunteer Fire Dept. hosts "10th Annual Fall Harvest Supper"
            6:30 pm. Free will donations will be accepted. Harrisburg Fire Hall, Harrisburg. 308-436-2441
             
  Oct 31 Monument Mall host "Trick or Treat at the MALL"
            6-8 pm. Come to the stores and see the Ghouls and Goblins walking about. 2302 Frontage Road, Scottsbluff. 308-632-6200
             
  Oct 31 Minatare High School Band hosts "Baked Potato and Soup Supper Fundraiser"
            5-8 pm. $5 12 years-adults/$4 children 4-11/Free children under 4. Proceeds benefit the band for uniforms. 710 Main St., Minatare. 308-783-1300 or Nick Lieto, 308-783-1232
             
  Oct 31 Cappuccino and Company hosts "A Night of POE-etry and Halloween Spook"
            6-8 pm. Literature and Halloween fun. 1703 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-635-9997
             
  Nov 1 Wildcat Hills Nature Center hosts "Lovin' Dutch Oven"
            9 am. Explore the art of the Dutch Oven cooking. $5 to help cover supplies. HWY 71, Gering. Pre-register by 10/24, 308-436-3777
             
  Nov 1 Zion Evangelical Church hosts "Grebel and Coffee Sale"
            7 am-10 pm. Pre-orders welcome. $12 dozen. 3617 5th Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8125
             
  Nov 1 WNAC hosts "Artfully Undead: Boos & Brews-A Dia De Los Muertos Beer Tasting Celebration & Fundraiser"
            7-10 pm. There will be a variety of Mexican beers and hors d'oeuvres. Must be 21 years of age. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. Advanced tickets only. 308-632-2226 or donna@thewnac.com
             
  Nov 1 Aulick's TLC host "Winter Farmer's Market"
            11 am-2 pm. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. Jana Richard, 308-632-5900 or jrichard@aulickstlc.com
             
  Nov 1 Old West "ChoirFest Competition & Best of the West Performances "
            8 am for the Choir competition
7 pm. for the Best of the Fest performances. both @ SHS, E 27th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-6230 or 308-632-5667
             
  Nov 1 UNMC hosts "Health Fair"
            7:30 am-4 pm. There may be a charge for some tests. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff 308-632-0435
             
  Nov 1 Japanese Friendly Circle hosts "A Bazaar"
            9 am-12 pm. There will be oriental foods, vegetables, baked goods and a raffle. Temple, Railway and Ave. C, Scottsbluff. Charlene Brougham, 308-635-1655 or Nancy Sato, 308-247-2276
             
  Nov 1 Hampton Inn & Suites hosts "6th Annual Holiday Extravaganza"
            9 am-4 pm. variety of products on hand and don't forget the book sale next door. 301 W HWY 26, Scottsbluff. Pam, 308-783-2433
             
  Nov 1 First United Methodist Church "4th Annual Soup Supper"
            4-7 pm. Homemade soups, breads and desserts. Free will offering. Proceeds will go to Cat pack/pup pack. 2002 4th Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-635-2069
             
  Nov 1 Main Street Market hosts "Healthy Bundle of Savings"
            7 am. $15. The first Saturday of each month take advantage of savings. 401 S Beltline HWY W, Scottsbluff 308-632-5303
             
  Nov 1 Erma's Craft Sale
            9 am-4 pm. 411 Ave., B, Minatare.
             
  Nov 2 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
             
  Nov 2 Panhandle Partnership Training Academy hosts "Circle of Security"
            4-6 pm. This will be the first day of an 8-week session for parents of children 0-8 years of age. $25. 866-701-7173 or Circle of Security International
             
  Nov 3 The Widowed Persons' Services "Dutch Treat Breakfast"
            8:30 am. Everyone is welcome, no reservations. Cafeteria of RWMC, 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-436-3725
             
  Nov 3 - Nov 17 WNCC "Golden Oldies"
            9 am-12 pm. $104, plus book (Gold card members: $16.50, plus book). M, W classes. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Nov 3 - Nov 13 WNCC "Guitar Club"
            3:45-5 pm. M-Th $35. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or Safety Council
             
  Nov 3 Knights of Columbus #1874 host "Monday Night Bingo"
            7 pm. Every Monday night of the month. 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-8197
             
  Nov 3 - Nov 18 Scottsbluff Co. Volunteer Center hosts "4th Annual Snow Angel Event"
            This is the public's opportunity to donate non-perishable foods to those who receive meals-on-wheels when volunteer deliverers cannot deliver food. SBCVC, 308-632-3736
             
  Nov 4 - Nov 25 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
             
  Nov 4 UNL PREC hosts "Nebraska State of Beef-Rebuilding the Cow Herd Conference"
            7:45 am. Reg. $55 per person. Res. must be in by 10/23 to be guaranteed dinner place. 4502 Ave. I, Scottsbluff. Dave Ostdiek, 308-632-1252 or dostdiek@unl.edu
             
  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 4 - Nov 18 WNCC "Access II"
            9 am-1 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
             
  Nov 4 Gering Up Youth Basketball "2014-15 Basketball Registration"
            6:30-8 pm. For girls/boys grades 3-6. Gering Junior High Cafeteria, 800 Q St., Gering. George Schlothauer, 308-631-5665 or Jonas Longoria, 308-631-9168
             
  Nov 5 WNCC "CPR/First Aide"
            1-4 pm. $35. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Nov 5 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
             
  Nov 5 WNCC "QuickBooks Basics"
            8 am-5 pm. $55. 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Nov 5 WNCC "Battenberg Lace Medallion (Embroidery)"
            8:30-11:30 am. $10 + $5 materials fee. 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 6 Midwest Theater & Community Cinema hosts "Evolution CRIMINAL"
            7:30 pm. Celebrate 10 years of independent films and documentaries. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or Midwest
             
  Nov 6 Business After Hours: First State Bank's "Gift of Love-Giving Tree"
            5-7 pm. 2002 Broadway, Scottsbluff. Becca, 308-632-4158
             
  Nov 6 NE Dept. of Revenue & Chamber of Commerce hosts "Seminar to Assist Ag Related Retail and Repair Businesses"
            9-11 am & 1-3 pm. This is a FREE seminar but please RSVP as seating is limited at both sessions. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or office@scottsbluffgering.net
             
  Nov 6 Nebraska Cattleman's Scotts Bluff Co. Affiliate "Meeting"
            5:30 pm social hour; 6:30 pm dinner. Meet Dr. Dale Grotelushen, Dir. of UNL's Vet. Ed. Center. $10 per person. Hampton Inn & Suites, 301 W HWY 26, Scottsbluff. RSVP Kelsey Luebbe, 406-581-0379 or Melody Benjamin, 308-760-6464
             
  Nov 6 Panhandle Partnership Training Academy hosts "Circle of Security"
            6-8 pm. This will be the first day of an 8-week session for parents of children 0-8 years of age. $25. 866-701-7173 or Circle of Security International
             
  Nov 7 - Nov 8 Gering Civic Center hosts "Holiday Craft Show and Specialty Foods Expo"
            4:30-9 pm 11/7; 9 am-4 pm 11/8. Admission is free of charge. The show features over 50 booths of handmade quality crafts and specialty foods items. 1050 M St.,Gering. 308-436-6888
             
  Nov 7 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
             
  Nov 7 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering City Council Chambers, 1025 P St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Nov 7 MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) of Scottsbluff hosts "Annual Soup Supper and Silent Auction"
            5:30-8 pm. Soup and desserts made with love. $5 adults/$3 for kids 5-12/Free for 4 & under. Sarah, 307-575-3580
             
  Nov 8 Legacy of the Plains hosts "2014 Wyobraska 6th Annual Warrior Run"
            8 am reg.; 9 am race starts. $50 2 adults/$10 each child/$25 single adults$15 children 5-15/Free Children under 5. 90% of the Proceeds benefit local veterans and their families. 2930 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. David Wolf, 402-770-4680 or wyobraskavetshelp@gmail.com or Warrior Run
             
  Nov 8 Panhandle Business & Professional Women's "3rd Annual Java, Jazz & Jewelry Fundraiser"
            8 am-12 noon. Gering Zion Church, 1100 "O" St., Gering. Stacy, 308-632-3811
             
  Nov 9 Legacy of the Plains hosts "Rising Star Party"
            1-3 pm. There will be there for Ribbon Cutting and presentation of Keys. Everyone is welcome. 2930 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-1989
             
  Nov 10 Midwest Theater & Missoula Children's Theatre "Auditions for Aladdin"
            4 pm. All students from Kindergarten to High School are invited to audition. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or midwest@nebraskarts.com
             
  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 10 Minatare FFA hosts "2nd Annual Labor Auction"
            6 pm. Bull fry and auction. $5 person. Proceeds benefit students and their activities and competitions. Minatare High School Shop Building (immediately behind HS), Mintare. Matt Korkow, 308-783-1232
             
  Nov 11 U.S. National Park Service "Honors Veteran's Day"
            Scotts Bluff National Monument, Ft. Laramie Historic Site and Agate Fossil Beds will waive admission fees to commemorate a monumental event. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700 307-837-2221 or NPS
             
  Nov 11 RWMC hosts "Stroke Support Group"
            noon-1 pm. The group is free for both stroke survivors and caregivers, and meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month. Scotts Bluff Rm. II, 4021 Ave., B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1427 or mcdoweg@rwmc.net
             
  Nov 11 Veteran's Service Center hosts "2014 Veteran's Day Parade"
            10 am set-up; 11 am. The parade will go from 19th Ave. thru E Overland to 3rd Ave., Scottsbluff. John Brehm, 308-436-6643 or jbrehm@scottsbluffcounty.org to participate in parade.
             
  Nov 12 WNCC "Bob Ross Painting"
            5:30-9:30 pm. $22. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Nov 12 Gering Merchants Assoc. "Monthly Meeting"
            5:30 pm. Gering American Legion, 1425 9th St., Gering. RaNae, 308-632-5551 or rgarton@dietrichdist.com
             
  Nov 12 Panhandle BPW "Membership Meeting"
            noon. SB Country Club, 5014 Ave. I, Scottsbluff. 308-632-7773
             
  Nov 12 WNCC hosts "Take the Mystery out of SBA Loans"
            7 pm. Meet representatives from Nebraska Business Development Center & SCORE. Get the facts on starting a business. FREE seminar. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Nov 12 WNCC " Glass Etching"
            5:30-9:30 pm. $22. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scotsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Nov 13 Business After Hours: "Aulick's TLC & The Spa-Open House"
            5-7 pm. Live DJ, beverages and Hors'dourves. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-632-5900
             
  Nov 14 Midwest Theater and the Missoula Children's Theater presents "ALADDIN"
            7:30 pm. $5 members/$7 audlts/$20 family pack. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or HistoricalMidwestTheater
             
  Nov 14 - Nov 15 Herberger hosts their Semi-Annual "Community Event Fundraiser"
            10-9 or hours of operation. Purchase of coupon books for $5. Proceeds of this fundraiser will go to the American Heart Association for this particular event. 2302 Frontage Rd., Scottsbluff. 308-635-7625Herbergers Store
             
  Nov 15 RWMC hosts "Prenatal Classes"
            8 am-4 pm $70. Scotts Bluff Rm. I, 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1550
             
  Nov 15 First United Methodist Church hosts "4th Annual HomeSpun Delites Boutique"
            9 am-3 pm. Lunch, featuring home based business creations like cinnamon rolls, homemade soups and a holiday room. 2002 4th Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-635-2069
             
  Nov 15 WNAC hosts "A World of Zen Inspired Art - Drawing 101 w/ Kristen Ennis"
            2-4 pm. Open to adults and youth ages 11 & up. $$30 members/$35 regular price/$20 returning students and supplies (members)/$25 regular price. 308-632-2226 or WNAC
             
  Nov 15 Aulick's TLC host "Winter Farmer's Market"
            11 am-2 pm. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. Jana, 308-632-5900 or jrichard@aulickstlc.com
             
  Nov 15 Panhandle Partnerships for Health & Human Services hosts "Respite Care Training"
            9 am-5 pm. $10. Space is limited and pre-reg. is required. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff 308-432-8190 or REST Training
             
  Nov 16 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
             
  Nov 16 WNAC hosts "Art21Screening and Open House"
            1-5 pm. Open House; 1:30 pm. Free screening in the gallery. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Nov 17 WNAC hosts "North Platte Valley Artist Guild - Meeting"
            6:30 pm. All local artists are welcome. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff.
308-632-2226.
             
  Nov 18 RWMC hosts " Weight Loss Options-Bariatric Support Group"
            7-8 pm. This group is free. North Plaza, Bariatric Meeting Rm, Ground floor, Two W 42nd St., Scottsbluff. 308-630-2249 or mona.urwin@rwmc.net
             
  Nov 18 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
             
  Nov 24 Lied Scottsbluff Public Library hosts "LEGO Club"
            6 pm. Meets last Monday of each month. 1809 3rd Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-630-6250
             
  Nov 25 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
             
  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 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 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
             
  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 2 WNAC hosts "Bach's Lunch-Musical Entertainment & Visual Art Demonstrations"
            12-1 pm. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  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 Western Plains Betty Club "Dutch Treat Christmas Lunch Meeting"
            Save this Date! Caddies Bar & Grill, Monument Shadows Golf Course 2550 Clubhouse Rd., Gering. 308-635-7890 or 308-532-7880 or bfbald@charter.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 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 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"
            Save This Date!
             
  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 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 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 WNAC hosts "Bach's Dinner with the Artists and Art Demonstrations"
            12-1 pm. Meet artists from the North Platte Valley. Live music TBA. Advance ticket res. $12 members/$16 non-members. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  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 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. 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
             
  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 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 - Feb 1 WNAC hosts "Juried Exhibit"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception. Show runs until 2/1. Free to the public.106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  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 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 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