Community Calendar
 
  Jul 30 Calibraska 3rd Annual Summer Art &Animation Classes
            10am-12noon, morning session: Ages 7-70 - Cost $10 per class.
10am-12noon, afternoon session: Ages 9-14 - Cost $15 per class. Inventive Media, 1210 Center Avenue, Mitchell. Animation Playground. Hands on learning. To register for classes call: WNCC, 308-635-6700 or online at www.calibraska.org.
             
  Jul 30 Business After Hours: Housing Partners of Western Nebraska
            5:00-7:00pm. Housing Partners Community Room: 89A Woodley Park Road; Gering (terrytown) Ne. BBQ Hamburgers/Hot Dogs with all the trimmings/ Soft Drinks & Root Beer Floats. Celebrating 50 years in our community providing affordable housing. Time Capsule event at 7:00.
             
  Jul 30 Riverside Discovery Center hosting "Wynne Jammer"
            6:00-8:00pm. Tickets: $10 for adults, $5 for children. For more information on their summer concert series please call 308-632-2233.
             
  Jul 31 Calibraska 3rd Annual Summer Art &Animation "Classes"
            10am-12pm. Calarts Animation & Film Club. Midwest Theater, 1707 Bdwy, Scottsbluff. Grades 9-12. Cost $25. Instructor, Erica Larsen. Seminar style class & Q&A's with selected animators & filmmakers. To register for classes call: WNCC, 308-635-6700 or online at www.calibraska.org.

             
  Aug 1 - Aug 8 Scotts Bluff "County Fair"
            Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds, Mitchell. Carnival, Free Events, Night Events, Entertainment & much more. For more information, call Lanna Hubbard, 308-623-1828.
             
  Aug 1 "18th Street Farmers' Market"
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Aug 1 Calibraska 3rd Annual Summer Art &Animation Classes
            2-4pm. The Time is Write(Flash Fiction Workshop). Lied Scottsbluff Public Library, 1809 3rd Avenue, Scottsbluff. Ages 9yrs.& up. Cost $25. Instructor: Tempe Hale. 3 day writing workshop. To register for classes call: WNCC, 308-635-6700 or online at www.calibraska.org
             
  Aug 1 Miss Scotts Bluff and Old West Balloon Fest Scholarship Pageant
            7:00pm. Midwest Theater, 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff.
             
  Aug 2 Wildcat Audubon Society hosts "Annual Picnic"
            5:00pm. Wildcat Audubon Society, 1445 Holly Drive, Gering. For more information call Alice Kenitz at 308-436-2959.
             
  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 3 - Aug 7 WNCC "Zen Doodle Youth Camp"
            1:00-4:00pm. Days: M-F. Cost: $42. Ages: 7-17. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit WNCC
             
  Aug 3 - Aug 6 WNCC "Astronomy Camp"
            8:30-11:30am. Cost: $40. Grades: 5-8. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit them online at WNCC
             
  Aug 4 SB Police Dept. & Broadway Merchants Assoc. hosts "National Night Out"
            6-8 pm. 1500-1900 blocks of Broadway, Scottsbluff. This event is for all family members. Visit booths like DOVES, MOPS, Home Depot, CAPstone, etc. See the antique/low rider cars @ the car/motorcycle show, try your luck in the peddle tractor races, visit w/the SB K-9 cop. So much to see and so much to do on Broadway!
             
  Aug 5 WNCC "CPR/First Aid"
            1:00-4:00pm. Cost: $35. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit them online at WNCC
             
  Aug 5 Scottsbluff Senior Citizen Center hosts "Dance"
            7-10pm. 1502 21st Ave., Scottsbluff. Country Rounders will be performing. For more information call 635-0263.
             
  Aug 6 - Aug 7 Global Leadership "Summit"
            9:30am-5:30pm. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M. Street, Gering. For more information call 308-672-5499.
             
  Aug 7 Talk & Walk: The Garden Coffeebreak presents "The Stormwater Perspective with Leann Sato - City of Scottsbluff Stormwater Program Specialist"
            11:00am-12:00pm. Cafe' de Paris, 15 16th Street. Gardens: 18th Street & Avenue A, 18th Street & 1st Avenue. Please call Cafe' de Paris at 308-633-2529 to pre-order lunch by Wednesday, August 5th. If you have any questions please call 308-630-8011.
             
  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 8 "18th Street Farmers' Market"
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Aug 8 Scotts Bluff County Fair presents "Sawyer Brown"
            8:00pm. Scotts Bluff County Fair Grounds, Mitchell. For more information please call 308-623-1828 or visit them online at Scotts Bluff County Fair
             
  Aug 10 Panhandle Partnership Training Academy Compassion Fatigue "Workshop"
            9am-4pm. Harms Advanced Technology Center-WNCC, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. Register by August 5, fee - $15. For more information call 308-487-3600 or esorensen@pphd.org
             
  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 12 Scottsbluff Senior Citizen Center hosts "Dance"
            7-10pm. 1502 21st Ave., Scottsbluff. Joe Judd will be performing. For more information call 635-0263.
             
  Aug 13 Riverside Discovery Center Hosts "Green Valley Homesteaders & Beer Tasting"
            5:30pm. Riverside Discovery Center, Scottsbluff. Tickets: $10 for adults. For more information call 308-632-2233.
             
  Aug 14 United Way's "18th Annual Western Nebraska Golf Tournament"
            For more information contact Stephanie or Shanna, 308-635-2522 or United Way
             
  Aug 15 NEXT Young Professionals host "5th Annual Beer & Wine Festival"
            Save the Date! It is going to be even bigger this year, with even more microbrews and wines.
             
  Aug 15 "18th Street Farmers' Market"
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Aug 17 - Nov 30 WNCC "Basic Nursing Assistant"
            2:00-5:00pm. Cost: $461, plus book. Days: M, TH. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit them online at WNCC
             
  Aug 17 - Oct 22 WNCC "Basic Nursing Assistant"
            9:00am-12:00pm. Cost: $461, plus book. Days: M,W,TH. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit them online at WNCC
             
  Aug 18 - Dec 8 WNCC "Basic Nursing Assistant"
            4:00-9:00pm. Cost: $461, plus book. Days: T. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit them online at WNCC
             
  Aug 22 "18th Street Farmers' Market"
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Aug 22 - Aug 22 Culver's Hosts Vintage Motorcycle "Show & Swap Meet"
            10:00am. 2915 Avenue B, Scottsbluff. All proceeds benefit the Panhandle Humane Society. For questions & registration info: email registernebraskavintage@gmail.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
             
  Aug 25 Gering Public Library and Runza host " Great Books for Great Kids fundraiser"
            Eat at the Gering Runza and 15% of sales will go to buying children's books for the Gering Public Library.
             
  Aug 25 WNCC "Bob Ross Painting"
            9:00am-4:00pm. Cost: $60. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit them online at WNCC
             
  Aug 27 - Sep 24 WNCC "Digital Camera I"
            6:00-9:00pm. Days: TH. Cost: $109 (Gold Card Members: $17.00). Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit WNCC
             
  Aug 27 Gering Public Library hosts "Discuss of Isaac's Storm by Erik Larson"
            1:30pm. Gering Library Community Room, 1055 P St, Gering. The Food for Thought book discussion group with meet to discuss Isaac's Storm my Erik Larson.
             
  Aug 27 - Sep 24 WNCC "Digital Camera I"
            6:00-9:00pm. Cost: $109 (Gold Card Members: $17.50). Days: TH. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit them online at WNCC
             
  Aug 29 "18th Street Farmers' Market"
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Aug 29 WNCC "Fun & Fancy Dough Sculptures"
            8:30-11:30am. Cost: $12 (or 2 people for $20). Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit them online at WNCC
             
  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 5 - Sep 7 Old West Balloon Fest.....Re-Inflated
            Save The Date! More information to come!
             
  Sep 5 "18th Street Farmers' Market"
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.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 8 - Sep 24 WNCC "Windows 8"
            9:00am-12:00pm. Cost: $109 (Gold Card Members: $17.50). Days: T,TH but only the 8th, 10th, 15th, 22nd & 24th. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit them online at WNCC
             
  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 11 Talk & Walk: The Garden Coffeebreak presents "Sustainable Landscapes with Lucinda Mays - Chadron State College"
            11:00am-12:00pm. Runza, 1823 Broadway. Gardens: Library Bioswale, 18th Street & Avenue A. Please call Runza to pre-order lunch by Wednesday, September 9th. If you have any questions call 308-630-8011.
             
  Sep 11 - Sep 12 Scotts Bluff Valley Fiber Arts Fair
            Fridays Classes are at the Harms Center, 2026 College Park, Scottsbluff and Saturdays Classes are at the Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds Event Center, Mitchell. For class schedules and more information please call Debbie at 303-827-8441 or email classes@nebraskafiberfair.com. You can also register online at Nebraska Fiber Fair
             
  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 12 "18th Street Farmers' Market"
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Sep 15 WNCC "Gather Up the Fragments....Civil War Quilts"
            3:00-4:30pm. Cost: $15 per quilt session (or $25 for both). Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit them online at WNCC
             
  Sep 15 WNCC "Quilts That Settled the West"
            7:00-8:30pm. Cost: $15 per quilt session (or $25 for both). Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. For more information call 308-635-6700 or visit them online at WNCC
             
  Sep 17 Midwest Theater presents "Terrance Simien & Zydeco Experience"
            7:30pm. Midwest Theater, 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. Season Tickets (all 6 shows): $115 for Friends of the Midwest Theater Members, $140. for Non-Members. Individual event tickets go on sale Aug. 18th. For more information call 308-632-4311 or visit them online at Midwest Theater
             
  Sep 19 - Sep 20 Legacy of the Plains hosts "Harvest Festival"
            9 am-5 pm 9/19; 10 am-4 pm 9/20. Learn about the staple crop for the last 100 years in the valley. 2930 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-1989
             
  Sep 19 "18th Street Farmers' Market"
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Sep 19 - Sep 20 Central Church of Christ celebrating "125th Birthday"
            19th - 10:00am to 2:00pm, Community free lunch and activities for children. 20th - 10:30am Community church service followed by lunch and birthday cake. Central Church of Christ 1245 Five Rock Rd, Gering.
             
  Sep 19 - Sep 20 Legacy of the Plains and Farm and Ranch Museum hosts "19th Annual Harvest Festival"
            Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. 10am-4pm. 2930 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. For more information call 308-436-1989, email info@legacyoftheplains.org or visit them online at Legacy of the Plains
             
  Sep 22 Panhandle Safety & Wellness "Conference & Exposition"
            8am-2:45. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M Street, Gering. Exhibitors may begin setting up at 7am. Must be set up by 8am. Exhibit fee: $155.00. Exhibitors are asked to bring one door prize. Turn in at registration table by 8am on 9-22. For more information, call 402-483-2511, ext. 104.
             
  Sep 24 - Oct 22 WNCC "Country Western Dance"
            7:00-9:00pm. Cost: $60 per couple. Days: TH. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Sep 26 Platte Valley 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
             
  Sep 26 "18th Street Farmers' Market"
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Oct 2 Talk & Walk: The Garden Coffeebreak presents "Fall Grass Showcase with Jim Schild - UNL Extension"
            11:00am-12:00pm. Runza Conference Room, 1823 Broadway. Gardens: 1st Avenue & 18th Street, 18th Street & Avenue A. Please arrive a few minutes early to order lunch. If you have any questions call 308-630-8011.
             
  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 2 Midwest Theater presents "The Jungle Book"
            7:30pm. Midwest Theater, 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. In the MIssoula Children's Theatre musical adaptation of THE JUNGLE BOOK, Mowgli the man-cub has all these adventures and more. Original music and rollicking humor give new life to the classic tale by Rudyard Kipling. For more information call 308-632-4311 or visit them online at Midwest Theater
             
  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 20 Midwest Theater presents "Golden Dragon Acrobats"
            7:30pm. Midwest Theater, 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. Tickets available soon. The Golden Dragons have performed in all 50 states and in over 65 countries and are recognized worldwide as the premiere Chinese acrobatic touring company of today. For more information call 308-632-4311 or visit them online at Midwest Theater
             
  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 5 Midwest Theater presents "Paragon Ragtime Orchestra"
            7:30pm. Midwest Theater, 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. Season Tickets (all 6 shows): $115 for Friends of the Midwest Theater Members, $140. for Non-Members. Individual event tickets go on sale Aug. 18th. For more information call 308-632-4311 or visit them online at Midwest Theater
             
  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
             
  Dec 10 Midwest Theater presents "Soweto Gospel Choir"
            7:30pm. Midwest Theater, 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. Season Tickets (all 6 shows): $115 for Friends of the Midwest Theater Members, $140. for Non-Members. Individual event tickets go on sale Aug. 18th. For more information call 308-632-4311 or visit them online at Midwest Theater
             
  Jan 14 Midwest Theater presents "Tomas Kubinek"
            7:30pm. Midwest Theater, 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. Season Tickets (all 6 shows): $115 for Friends of the Midwest Theater Members, $140. for Non-Members. Individual event tickets go on sale Aug. 18th. For more information call 308-632-4311 or visit them online at Midwest Theater
             
  Jan 29 Midwest Theater presents "Alice in Wonderland"
            7:30pm. Midwest Theater, 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. An original adaptation based on Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass. Through it all, Alice grows "curiouser and curiouser" as to where she is and even who she is For more information call 308-632-4311 or visit them online at Midwest Theater
             
  Mar 10 Midwest Theater presents "Omaha Symphony Chamber Orchestra"
            7:30pm. Midwest Theater, 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. Season Tickets (all 6 shows): $115 for Friends of the Midwest Theater Members, $140. for Non-Members. Individual event tickets go on sale Aug. 18th. For more information call 308-632-4311 or visit them online at Midwest Theater
             
  Apr 14 Midwest Theater presents "Okee Dokee Brothers"
            7:30pm. Midwest Theater, 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. Season Tickets (all 6 shows): $115 for Friends of the Midwest Theater Members, $140. for Non-Members. Individual event tickets go on sale Aug. 18th. For more information call 308-632-4311 or visit them online at Midwest Theater