Community Calendar
 
  Jan 21 - Jun 26 YOGA Classes at Bianco & Co.
            6 PM: Tuesday and Thursday. 8:30 AM: Saturday. Gentle basic yoga 1811 Broadway, Scottsbluff. $5. (308)633-4247.
             
  Jan 21 - Jun 30 Pilate's Classes at Bianco & Co.
            7:15-8 PM: Monday, Wednesday, Friday. 1811 Broadway, Scottsbluff. $5. (308)633-4247.
             
  Feb 17 - May 31 U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Crescent Lake/North Platte NWR Complex hosts "Youth Conservation Employment"
            This employment program is open to youths age 15-18. For a period of 8-week employment that begins 6/2. Lydia Patrick, 115 Railway St., Ste. B104, Scottsbluff or 308-635-7851 or YouthConservationCorpEmployment
             
  Feb 17 - May 2 Los Guadalupanos hosts "Annual Cinco De Mayo 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
             
  Mar 1 - May 15 Genoa U.S. Indian School Foundation "Genoa Scholarship Award"
            Descendants of a Genoa school students are eligible for $1000 scholarship by submitting a cover letter and application. Genoa Indian School Foundation, Box 382, Genoa, NE 68640 or Genoa Scholarship Award
             
  Mar 14 - Apr 1 23 Club Baseball & Softball Registration
            Late fees apply after 3/15. 23Club or Scottsbluff Screen Printing, 1813 Broadway, Scottsbluff.
             
  Apr 5 - Apr 26 Scottsbluff Bearcat Fundamental Camp
            12-1:30 pm. Reg. for ages 5-9; 2-3:30 pm. for ages 10 & up on 4/5, 4/12 & 4/26. 20 per session or $50 for all three dates. Must be paid by 4/5. High School Baseball fields, behind Frank Park, Scottsbluff.
             
  Apr 13 - Apr 19 Lied Scottsbluff Public Library hosts "National Library Week"
            Watch for local celebrations going on at the library by staff and friends. "Lives change at you library." 1809 3rd Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-630-6250
             
  Apr 14 - Apr 18 Kiwanis Celebrates "71st Annual Holy Week Services"
            12:05-12:30 pm. Midwest Theater, 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. Susan Wiedeman, 308-630-5249 or Jeri Goodman, 308-635-8609
             
  Apr 14 - Apr 16 Bible Baptist Church hosts "Revival Summit"
            7 pm. Brother Vaughan and special Kids Krusade for children kids 4-9. Corner of 21st St. & Ave. C, Scottsbluff. Pastor Mike Clement, 308-635-1507
             
  Apr 14 - Apr 18 Intercultural Chapel hosts "Holy Week Activities"
            6 pm. The public is invited to come and participate. 1404 14th Ave., Scottsbluff.
             
  Apr 15 - May 15 The Grief Recovery Support Group "GriefShare 13-Week Course"
            6:30 pm. Dugan-Kramer Chapel, south door, 3201 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. Larry, 308-635-4065, 308-641-1697 or Sally, 308-641-0183 or Helen, 308-635-2247
             
  Apr 16 WNCC "Digital Camera"
            6-9 pm. W class until 5-14. $99.50, plus book. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Apr 16 WNCC "Building Leadership"
            8:30 am-4:30 pm. $50, plus book. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Apr 16 Gering Senior Center hosts "Dance"
            7-10 pm. 2005 Depot, Gering, 308-436-3233
             
  Apr 16 Gering Business Club "Meeting"
            12-1 pm. Guest speaker Sgt. Dana Korell, Nebraska State Patrol, (WING) "Local Impact of Colorado Marijuana Laws on the Panhandle of NE." $8. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. Karla, 308-436-6886
             
  Apr 16 WNCC Sidney Campus hosts "Ground Breaking for Student Housing"
            3 pm. The public is invited to the ceremony. Sidney Campus, Sidney. Paula Abbott or Jeffrey Summitt, 308-254-7411
             
  Apr 16 Friends of the Gering Public Library hosts "Annual Book Sale" In honor of the National Library Week
            5-7 pm. For members only sale. 1055 P St., Gering. Roberta Boyd, 308-436-2050
             
  Apr 16 Nebraska Dept. of Roads hosts "Intercity Bus Usage Meeting"
            5-7 pm. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Rd., Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Apr 17 Scottsbluff Public School "Superintendent's Breakfast w/Rick Myles"
            7-8 am Q & A with the Superintendent. Westmoor Elementary School Library, 1722 Ave K, Scottsbluff. RSVP w/Melissa Price, 308-635-6225 or mprice@sbps.net
             
  Apr 17 - Apr 19 Friends of the Gering Public Library hosts "Annual Book Sale" In honor of the National Library Week
            10 am. 1055 P St., Gering. Roberta Boyd, 308-436-2050
             
  Apr 18 - Apr 19 Miwest Theater hosts "The Wind Rises"
            7:30 pm 4/18 & 4/19; no screening 4/20 (Sunday). 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311
             
  Apr 19 Buckboard Riding Academy hosts "Pancake Breakfast"
            7-11 am. $7 adults/Free children 5 & under. Knights of Columbus Hall, 1719 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-783-2319
             
  Apr 19 - Apr 20 U.S. National Park Service "Honors 'National Park Week' Weekend"
            Scotts Bluff National Monument, Ft. Laramie Historic Site and Agate Fossil Beds will waive admission fees to commemorate a monumental figure. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700 307-837-2221 or NPS
             
  Apr 19 RWMC hosts "Prenatal Classes"
            8 am-4 pm $70. Scotts Bluff Rm. I, 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1550
             
  Apr 19 - Apr 9 Northfield Assembly of God hosts "ALIVE Easter Production- Shadow of the Cross"
            7 pm. 4/19 & 10:30 am 4/20. 2105 17th St., Gering. 308-436-3319 or ALIVE
             
  Apr 19 City of Scottsbluff "Annual Easter Egg Hunt"
            2 pm. Landers Soccer Field, Scottsbluff.
             
  Apr 19 Keep Scottsbluff/Gering Beautiful hosts "Great American Cleanup Celebrates Earth Day"
            Nebraska Motorists Awareness Day. Be Safe.
             
  Apr 19 - Apr 27 Agate Fossil Beds honors "National Parks Week Go Wild Events"
            8 a-4 pm. Start the week off by learning about the National Park Serv & Volunteer Day 4/19 @ 9 am, Junior Ranger Day on 4/26 @ 1 pm. 310 River Rd., Harrison. 34 miles N on HWY 29 to the visitor center. 308-668-2211 or 308-436-9700 or NPS Week
             
  Apr 19 Minatare Chamber hosts "Easter Egg Hunt"
            10 am. Kelso City Park, Main St., Minatare.
             
  Apr 19 The Riverside Discovery Center hosts "Breakfast with Easter Bunny"
            8-10:30 am. Meet the Easter bunny and get pictures. McDonalds, 419 W 27th St., Scottsbluff. Kim Miedema, 308-630-6230
             
  Apr 20 Scotts Bluff National Monument hosts "An Artist's Perception" Art Show
            2-4 pm 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Apr 20 New Life Christian Fellowship and Marantha Outreach Ministries hosts "Monthly Pancake Breakfast"
            7:30-9:30 am. Free will donations will be accepted. IOOF Hall, 800 N St., Gering. 308-436-2826
             
  Apr 21 Midwest Theater Presents "5th Annual Reel Earth Festival for 2014"
            7:30 pm. Season kicks off with "Above All Else." Admission 1 16oz. jar of peanut butter or non-perishable item for Cat Packs. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311
             
  Apr 21 WNAC hosts "North Platte Valley Artist Guild - Meeting"
            6:30 pm. All local artist are welcome. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Apr 21 - Apr 24 Midwest Theater Presents Reel Earth "Festival"
            Save the date.
             
  Apr 22 Lied Scottsbluff Public Library hosts "Online Communication Class"
            6-8 pm. Free, registration is required. 1809 3rd Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-630-6250
             
  Apr 22 - Apr 24 WNCC "Boating Safety 6-hour Class"
            6-9 pm. $10. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Apr 22 Midwest Theater Presents "5th Annual Reel Earth Festival for 2014"
            7:30 pm. "Tiny: A Story About Living Small." Admission 1 16oz. jar of peanut butter or non-perishable item for Cat Packs. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311
             
  Apr 22 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
             
  Apr 22 Keep Scottsbluff/Gering Beautiful hosts "Great American Cleanup Celebrates Earth Day"
            EARTH DAY!!!
             
  Apr 22 Region 1 Continuum of Care for Housing and Homelessness hosts "Annual Fair Housing Conference"
            8:30 am. Sessions, speakers and lunch. Register by 4/15. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. 308-632-0473 or Fair Housing Conference
             
  Apr 23 WNCC "SKYPE"
            1-4 pm. $TBD. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Apr 23 Midwest Theater Presents "5th Annual Reel Earth Festival for 2014"
            7:30 pm. "A Place At The Table." Admission 1 16oz. jar of peanut butter or non-perishable item for Cat Packs. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311
             
  Apr 23 DOVES hosts "Sexual Assault Workshop"
            9 am-3 pm. "Th Neurobiology of Trauma: Practical Approaches to Working with Sexual Assault Victims. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. Reg. @ Sexual Workshop
             
  Apr 23 Eastern Wyoming College hosts "JOB Expo"
            10 am-2 pm. More than 30 employers are expected to participate. Free & open to the public. Bring resume' and be prepared for on-site interviews. EWC Gymnasium, 3200 W C St., Torrington. Jo Ellen Keigley, 307-532-8288
             
  Apr 23 Chamber of Commerce hosts "Administrative Professionals Day"
            11:30-1:00. Keynote speaker Cathy Vasko. Sponsored by J.G. Elliott Insurance Center and Kelley Bean Company. $15 Members/$20 non-members/$110 table of 8. RSVP by 4/14. Tables sponsored by Jean Kearns, Mary Kay Cosmetics. Hampton Inn & Suites, Scottsbluff. 308-632-2133 or chamber@scottsbluffgering.net
             
  Apr 23 Gering Senior Center hosts "Dance"
            7-10 pm. Joe Judd will entertain. 2005 Depot, Gering. 308-436-3233
             
  Apr 23 Gering Business Club "Meeting"
            12-1 pm. Guest speaker Mike Minzey, "Outhouses I've Known and Some I would Like to Meet." $8. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. Karla, 308-436-6886
             
  Apr 23 Sam & Louie's Pizzeria hosts "United Way Fundraiser"
            11 am-9 pm. Help kick-off the 2014-2015 campaign. 15% goes to UW and 50/50 raffle. 1522 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-635-2522
             
  Apr 24 Midwest Theater Presents "5th Annual Reel Earth Festival for 2014"
            7:30 pm. "A River Tamed" & "Crane Trust." Admission 1 16oz. jar of peanut butter or non-perishable item for Cat Packs. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311
             
  Apr 24 WNAC hosts "Special Event-Volunteer and Membership Appreciation Fun Event"
            6 pm. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Apr 24 Morrill Public Library hosts "Technology Classes"
            5-7 pm. "Drop-In Technology Training" which patrons are welcome stop in for short tutoring sessions dealing with technology questions. 199 E Webster, Morrill. 308-247-2611 or morrillpl@charter.net
             
  Apr 24 Company Bar & Grill hosts "All You Can Eat Spaghetti Feed"
            5-8 pm. Proceeds go to the "Concert in the Park" on 6/28. Center Ave., Mitchell. Shane, 308-641-1692
             
  Apr 25 Chamber Government Affairs hosts: Congressman Smith - Tom Brewer Candidate Forum
            5:30-6:30 PM FREE. Open to the Public. UNL Panhandle Station Auditorium, 4502 Ave. I, Scottsbluff.
             
  Apr 25 BG Entertainment hosts "KNOCKDOWN in G - Town III Weigh-in
            6 pm. weigh-in. Goonies Kozy Keno, 3745 N 10th St. (behind Carmen's Burritos) Gering, Bill, 308-672-7307
             
  Apr 25 Keep Scottsbluff/Gering Beautiful hosts "Great American Cleanup Celebrates Earth Day"
            ARBOR DAY!!!
             
  Apr 25 DOVES sponsors "Sexual Assault Awareness "Let's Talk About Consent MeMe Contest"
            Submissions must in by 4/25 and via email Doves@dovesprogram.com as a jpeg attachment. Winners will be announced 4/30.
             
  Apr 25 - Apr 27 MaranthaBible Camp hosts "BRAVE - Ladies Retreat"
            There will be guest speakers Julie Luse & Renee' Meyer and music provided by Hannah Stuart-Walker. Registration and details @ BRAVE!
             
  Apr 26 Chamber of Commerce & NEXT Young Professionals hosts "Route 26 Progressive Dinner"
            5 pm depart time. Limited seating. $35 members/$40 non-members. Meet @ The Emporium, 1818 1st Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2133 or nextyougprofessionals@gmail.com
             
  Apr 26 First Baptist Church hosts "Diaper Depot"
            9-11 am. Need some diapers/have some diapers come to the church the fourth Sat. of the month. Cash donations will also be taken. 3009 Ave. I, Scottsbluff. 308-635-2548
             
  Apr 26 Scottsbluff Winter Farmers' Market @ Aulick's TLC
            11 am-2 pm. The market features local products including seasonal produce, all natural beef, artisan cheeses/breads, gourmet pasta, baked goods especially gluten free products, etc. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. Kathi Manville, 307-214-5641 or kathi@openabar2ranch.com
             
  Apr 26 WNCC "Bob Ross Painting"
            9 am-4 pm. $70. Harm Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Apr 26 Scotts Bluff National Monument hosts "National Junior Ranger Day"
            A variety of activities for children will focus on completing the Monument's Paleontology and the Night Sky Jr. Ranger Activities for their badges. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Apr 26 BG Entertainment hosts "KNOCKDOWN in G - Town III"
            5 pm doors open; 6 pm fight starts. Martinez v. Saucedo main event. $10-20. Gering High School Gym, 1500 U St., Gering. Bill, 308-672-7307
             
  Apr 26 Potter's Wheel Ministries Community Thrift Store hosts "Huge Benefit Sale!!"
            7 am-2 pm. Plus bake sale. 10:30 am-1:30 pm Lunch served. 118 E Overland, Scottsbluff. Jessie, 308-633-2888
             
  Apr 26 UMF of Nebraska hosts "Panhandle Humane Society's Poker Run for Shelter"
            10 am Poker Run reg., $10 per hand. 50/50 raffle, silent auction and music by Avid Dischord. $5 burger, chips and sides. Rompus Room, 1135 10th St., Gering. 308-672-7456 or 308-672-2173
             
  Apr 26 YMCA hosts "Healthy Kids Day"
            Save This Date!
             
  Apr 26 Aulick's TLC hosts "Fairy Gardening"
            10 am. save this date. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-632-5900
             
  Apr 26 First Baptist Church hosts "Garage Sale for Fire Fighter Ministries"
            7 am-4 pm. Small & large items but NO Clothing. Donations will be accepted 4/25. 3009 Ave. I, Scottsbluff. 308-2548
             
  Apr 27 Legacy of the Plains hosts "Nebraska Chautauqua-Book & Film Themed Highlights"
            1 pm. As a preamble to the Chautauqua celebrations taking place 6/25 books and films will be available for viewing & participation. Book discussion on "An Unspeakable Sadness" by David Wishart. 2930 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-1989
             
  Apr 27 Gering Knights of Columbus "Pancake Feed"
            9 am-12 pm. Free will donation accepted. Proceeds go to KOC's Parishioner Emergency Medical Relief. Gering Christ of King Church, 18th & N St., Gering. Larry Mason, 308-765-5113
             
  Apr 29 Western Nebraska HR Management Conference "Creating Connections: Impacting Performance"
            8 am-3:40 pm. Keynote Speaker - Bryan Wempen, founder of "The Drive Thru HR Show." reg. cost $65 pre 3/15-$75 post 3/15; non-member reg. cost $85 pre 3/15-$95 post 3/15. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. Doug Mader, 308-630-6556.
             
  Apr 30 Chamber Government Affairs hosts: SB County & State Senator Candidate Forum
            County Treasurer: 5:30-6:00 PM. County Commissioner District I and III: 6:15-7:00 PM. District 48 State Senator: 7:15-8:00 PM. FREE. Open to the Public. SB County Commissioner Chambers.
             
  Apr 30 WNCC "Glass Etching"
            1-5 pm. $TBD. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Apr 30 Gering Senior Center hosts "Dance"
            7-10 pm. 2005 Depot, Gering, 308-436-3233
             
  Apr 30 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska's "8th Annual National Walk @ Lunch Day"
            noon. BCBS will donate $20 to Special Olympics of Nebraska. Nate Odgaard, nathan.odgaard@nebraskablue.com or 402-982-6528
             
  Apr 30 Little America hosts "2014 Hiring Our Heroes Veterans Event"
            8:30 Employment workshop; 10 am-2 pm. Hiring Fair begins. This hiring event is being conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation of Cheyenne, WY, DOL Veterans Employment/Training service, etc. 2800 W Lincolnway, Cheyenne. 202-463-5807 or hiringourheroes@uschamber.com or HEROES
             
  Apr 30 Gering Senior Center hosts "Dance"
            7-10 pm. Joe Judd will entertain. 2005 Depot, Gering. 308-436-3233
             
  Apr 30 Gering Business Club "Meeting"
            12-1 pm. Guest speaker Nancy Haney, Legacy of the Plains Museum, "Revitalization-Our Vibrant Communities in Historic Photos." $8. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. Karla, 308-436-6886
             
  May 1 National Day of Prayer "63rd Annual Observance"
            6:45 - 8 AM. Mayor's Prayer Breakfast. Gering Civic Center. More information 308-436-5096. National Day of Prayer
             
  May 1 WNCC "SKYPE"
            1-4 pm. $TBD. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  May 1 WNCC "Glass Etching"
            6-9 pm. $TBD. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  May 1 Aulick's TLC hosts "Annual Wine & Roses"
            5-7 pm. Refreshments and live music. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-632-5900
             
  May 1 Panhandle Independent Living Services & United Way hosts "2014 JAM - Joint Agency Dinner Meeting"
            4:30 pm Exhibit booths open; 5:30 pm Dinner. We will have some new vendors participating this year. Reservations must be in by 4/15. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. 308-635-7901 or 1-800-644-5352
             
  May 2 Gering Merchants Association "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. City of Gering Council Chamber, 1025 P St., Gering. ReNae, 308-632-5551
             
  May 2 Scottsbluff YMCA host "Denim & Diamond's 'BLING It On'"
            6 pm. Dinner, Dance & Entertainment. Thousands of dollars of prizes and cash. $200 per couple. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. Lola or Kimberly, 308-635-2318
             
  May 2 Midwest Theater hosts "Church Basement Ladies: The Mighty Fortress is Our Basement" Musical
            2:30 pm & 7:30 pm. Two opportunities to see this musical. Tickets go on sale 3/5, $24 members all seats/$28 non-members all seats. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or midwest@nebraskarts.com
             
  May 2 Cappuccino & Company hosts "Open Mike Night"
            6-8 pm. Every Friday night of the month show off your talent. 1703 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-635-9997
             
  May 3 Y Not Ride Community Bike Ride
            7 am starts @ YMCA. 22 S Beltline HWY E, Scottsbluff. Lola, 308-635-2318 or ymcaofscottsbluff.org
             
  May 3 High Plains Auto Club hosts "Cruise Night"
            5-6 pm car viewing; 6 pm start time. This event is for all car enthusiasts. $5 Poker Run with %10 proceeds go to the Buckboard Riding Academy. Dairy Queen, 714 W 27th St., Scottsbluff. Beth Janecek, 308-623-3055 or CruiseNight
             
  May 3 Keep Scottsbluff/Gering Beautiful hosts "Great American Cleanup Pharmaceuticals Take-Back"
            8 am-4 pm.Main Street Market, S Beltline HWY W & Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-0985 or 308-632-4649
             
  May 3 Keep Scottsbluff/Gering Beautiful hosts "Great American Cleanup Celebrates Earth Day"
            8 am-noon. Terrytown Clean-up. Waste Management will be taking debris from residents. Must have Utility bill & ID. 308-632-4649
             
  May 3 Aulick's TLC hosts "Rain Garden Establishment"
            5-7 pm. Annie Folck & Amy Seiler will explain water management and its importance to conserve and benefit. Clinic is Free. Reg. by 5/2. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-632-5900
             
  May 3 Gering Faith Lutheran Church hosts "Faith's Walk"
            8 am. This walk will got from Faith Lutheran Church to the Scotts Bluff National Monument and back. $15, for a shirt and beverage/snack. Proceeds go to the United Way Day of Caring for the purchase of bulk food. Sponsorships are available $200. 2055 U St., Gering. Shirley Knodel, 308-630-1537
             
  May 4 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
             
  May 4 Legacy of the Plains hosts "Nebraska Chautauqua-Book & Film Themed Highlights"
            6:30 pm. As a preamble to the Chautauqua celebrations taking place 6/25, books and films will available for viewing & participation. Film screening & discussion on "Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee." Film will be at the Midwest Theater, 1707 Bdwy., Scottsbluff. For more information, call 308-436-1989
             
  May 4 WNCC's Instrumental Music Program host "Annual Community Dinner w/Jump, Jive & Swing"
            5:15 pm social hour w/open bar; 6 pm buffet dinner, $20 per person reserved. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. Johnson, 308-635-6046 or johnsonn@wncc.edu
             
  May 5 - Jun 20 Panhandle Coop/Main Street Market hosts "Visions of Our Communities Photography Contest"
            Submit images of Scenic Western Neb./Eastern Wyo. Adult & youth class. Must be in by 6/21. Susan Wiedeman, 308-630-5249 or 318-641-1005
             
  May 6 WNCC "Glass Etching"
            6-9 pm. $TBD. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  May 6 WNCC & National Weather Service "Weather Spotter Training"
            7 pm. Free & open to the public, severe weather training. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or Weather Spotters
             
  May 7 WNCC "Sales & Use Tax Seminar"
            8:30 am-12 pm. $10. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  May 7 WNCC "Microenterprise & Food, Food Ingredients, and Prepared Food Tax "
            1-4:30 pm. $10. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  May 7 Gering Senior Center hosts "Dance"
            7-10 pm. 2005 Depot, Gering, 308-436-3233
             
  May 7 Gering Business Club "Special Off-Site Picnic Meeting"
            12-1 pm. Special meeting @ Scotts Bluff National Monument during "National Tourism Week." $8. Advance res. are needed. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. Karla, 308-436-688
             
  May 8 WNCC "What I've Learned from the Spirit World"
            6-9 pm. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  May 9 WNAC hosts "Sheldon Museum of Art Statewide Exhibit-Picturing Nebraska"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  May 9 SB Area Visitors Bureau, Gering CVB & S/G United Chamber of Commerce hosts "National Tourism Week"
            8 am breakfast; 8:30 am & 10:45 am. Welcome Nationally recognized Marketing Expert, Roger Brooks to the Valley. $20. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. 308-633-1808 or 308-436-68868 or 308-632-2133 Roger Brooks
             
  May 10 Summit Christian College hosts "Summit to Summit Run/Walk/Shuttle"
            8 am. 7.2 mile round trip from Summit Christian College to SBNM Summit Rd, what a trip. Walk or run up and back or take the shuttle back. $15 per person. 2025 21st St., Gering. 308-632-6933, ext. 225 or hherzog@summitcc.net
             
  May 13 RWMC hosts "Stroke Support Group"
            noon-1 pm. The group is free for both stroke survivors and caregivers. Scotts Bluff Rm. II, 4021 Ave., B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1427 or mcdoweg@rwmc.net
             
  May 14 Air Link/EagleMed/AirMedCare Network & Farm Bureau hosts "Open House"
            10 am. Find out about state-wide discounts. Eagle Med Hangar, Airport Rd., Scottsbluff. 308-641-7833
             
  May 14 Gering Senior Center hosts "Dance"
            7-10 pm. 2005 Depot, Gering, 308-436-3233
             
  May 15 WNCC "Building Employee Strengths in the Workplace"
            8:30 am-4:30 pm. $50. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  May 15 Midwest Theater hosts "The New Black"
            Save This Date!
             
  May 17 PHS "5K-9 Run/Walk & Chili Cook Off"
            10 am reg.; 11 am Run/Walk; 12 pm. Beer garden, Chili tasting, 50/50 Raffle, Live Music & PHS Adoption. $20 entry fee/$5 for bandana. Scotts Bluff Co. Fairgrounds, Mitchell. Cathy, 308-635-0922
             
  May 17 WNCC "Boating Safety Test Out-Sessions"
            9 am-12 pm. $10. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  May 17 RWMC hosts "Prenatal Classes"
            8 am-4 pm $70. Scotts Bluff Rm. I, 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1550
             
  May 17 CAPstone's "5th Annual "Super Hero Run"
            8 am reg.; 9 am 1K Kids run; 9:30 5K Adult run. $25 Adult/$15 kids/$75 family (2 kids/2 adults)/$10 extra family member/$100 five persons. Gering Junior High Football Stadium, 800 Q St., Gering. 308-632-7274 or admin@capstonenebraska.com or Super Hero Run
             
  May 18 New Life Christian Fellowship and Marantha Outreach Ministries hosts "Monthly Pancake Breakfast"
            7:30-9:30 am. There is no charge and everyone is welcome to enjoy a great and filling breakfast. Free will donations will be accepted. IOOF Hall, 800 N St., Gering. 308-436-2826
             
  May 18 Gering Knights of Columbus "Pancake Feed"
            9 am-12 pm. Free will donation accepted. Proceeds go to KOC's Parishioner Emergency Medical Relief. Gering Christ of King Church, 18th & N St., Gering. Larry Mason, 308-765-5113
             
  May 19 United Way's "17th Annual Western Nebraska Golf Tournament"
            Save this Date
             
  May 19 WNAC hosts "North Platte Valley Artist Guild - Meeting"
            6:30 pm. All local artists are welcome. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff.
308-632-2226.
             
  May 20 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
             
  May 21 Gering Senior Center hosts "Dance"
            7-10 pm. 2005 Depot, Gering, 308-436-3233
             
  May 23 Post Playhouse in Historic Fort Robinson State Park introduces "2014 Summer Season"
            The season will start with "Guys-n-Dolls" musical, "Sound of Music", "School House Rock", "9 to 5" a hit musical by and "My Way" a tribute to Frank Sinatra. 308-665-1976 or PostPlayhouse
             
  May 24 First Baptist Church hosts "Diaper Depot"
            9-11 am. Need some diapers/have some diapers come to the church the fourth Sat. of the month. The church works with single parents whose children should not be without diapers. Cash donations will also be taken. 3009 Ave. I, Scottsbluff. 308-635-2548
             
  May 27 RWMC hosts "Diabetes Support Group"
            6-7 pm. 4th This group is free. Diabetes Care Center, South Unit, Rm. 1202 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-2100
             
  May 28 - Jun 6 WNCC "Driver's Education"
            8-11 am. $195. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  May 28 Gering Senior Center hosts "Dance"
            7-10 pm. 2005 Depot, Gering, 308-436-3233
             
  May 28 - Jun 1 Theatre West's presentation "Put The Nuns In Charge"
            7:30 pm 5/28-5/31 & 2 pm 6/1. A theatrical production that looks at everything from skirt lengths to cell phones, road rage to desire. WNCC's Little Theater, 1601 E 27th St., Scottsbluff. Judy 308-632-3058
             
  May 30 - Jun 1 "26th Annual Sugar Valley Rally"
            All cars welcome from 1963 & older. Save $50 if you register by 4/15, final reg. deadline by 5/10. 308-632-3381 or sugarvalleyrally@gmail.com SVR
             
  May 30 Western Nebraska Regional Airport hosts "Airport Appreciation Day"
            7-9 am pancake breaksfast; 9 am. air splane rides and tours. East hangers, Scottsbluff.
             
  May 31 - Jun 8 "Tractor Ride and Relay Across Nebraska"
            This event starts in Nebraska City. save this date.
             
  May 31 - Jun 1 "Annual Sugar Valley Rally Craft Show"
            10 am-5 pm. 5/31; 11am-4 pm. 6/1. Frank Park, E 27th St., Scottsbluff (W of the Scottsbluff High School). Jeanette, 308-630-7778 or Christy, 308-632-3381
             
  Jun 1 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
             
  Jun 6 - Jun 7 Cattlemen's Ball of Nebraska hosted by Banner County's "Hoot Owl Ranch- Corral A Cure for Cancer"
            11 am. Tickets for both days $350 for all activities/$75 (after 11 am.)single day which include lunch, dinner and concert Montgromery Gentry will be the headliners for this prestigious event. Co-Chairs Jeff Heldt 308-641-5781 or Monty Stoddard, 308-436-5260 or 308-631-2154 cattlemensballne2014@gmail.com
             
  Jun 6 Gering Merchants Association "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. City of Gering Council Chamber, 1025 P St., Gering. ReNae, 308-632-5551
             
  Jun 6 - Jun 7 Theatre West's presentation "Hollywood Showcase"
            7:30 pm. Featuring songs and dances by talented company members. WNCC's Little Theater, 1601 E 27th St., Scottsbluff. Judy 308-632-3058
             
  Jun 6 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
             
  Jun 7 YMCA "Sprint Triathalon"
            save this date reg and start time TBA
             
  Jun 7 High Plains Auto Club hosts "Cruise Night"
            5-6 pm viewing of cars; 6 pm start time. $5 Poker Run. %10 proceeds go to the Buckboard Riding Academy. Dairy Queen, 714 W 27th St., Scottsbluff. Beth Janecek, 308-623-3055 or CruiseNight
             
  Jun 7 Keep Scottsbluff/Gering Beautiful hosts "Great American Cleanup Celebrates Earth Day"
            8 am-4 pm. Recycle your Cycles @ NPPD, 515 1st Ave, (W of Gasamat Gas Station) Scottsbluff. 308-632-4649
             
  Jun 7 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Jun 10 - Jun 12 WNCC "Boating Safety 6-hour Class"
            6-9 pm. $10. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Jun 10 RWMC hosts "Stroke Support Group"
            noon-1 pm. The group is free. Scotts Bluff Rm. II, 4021 Ave., B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1140 or mcdoweg@rwmc.net
             
  Jun 10 - Jun 13 WNAC hosts "Youth Art Camp"
            1-5 pm. Open to students ages 10-14. Don't forget to check out our gallery exhibits, open from Tue.-Thur 9 am-5 pm. & weekends 1-5 pm and free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Jun 11 Scottsbluff Hearing Loss Support Group Meetings
            1 pm. Everyone that is interested in learning about hearing loss or suffers from hearing loss are encouraged to come. PILS, 1455 11th St., Gering. 308-635-7901
             
  Jun 13 - Jun 14 High Plains Auto Club hosts Father's Day "Rock 'N' Roll Car Show & Rally"
            6/13, 2 pm reg, 4 pm Ice Cream Social & BBQ for contestants (drivers and families) only, Gering Civic Center.
6/14, 9 am-4 pm. Starts w/a Parade downtown Gering then to 5 Rocks Amphitheater for the "Show N Shine" Car display.
6 pm Social Hour; 7 pm Awards Banquet. $35 for the weekend which includes reg. and both meals. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. Larry, 308-623-3055 or
CruiseNight
             
  Jun 14 36th Annual "2014 West Nebraska All-Star Football Game"
            7:00 PM - Game Time. All present military personnel & military vets get in Free. Bearcat Stadium in Scottsbluff. A portion of the proceeds from the game benefits the Scotts Bluff County Volunteer Center.
             
  Jun 14 30th annual "2014 West Nebraska All-Star Volleyball Game"
            2 PM - Game time. All present military personnel & military vets get in Free. Cougar Palace - Western Nebraska Community College. A portion of the proceeds benefit many local charities including the Scotts Bluff County Volunteer Center.
             
  Jun 14 Gering Merchants hosts "14th Annual Gering Arts Festival"
            9 am-4 pm. Scotts Bluff Co. Courthouse lawn, Gering. ReNae, 308-632-5551
             
  Jun 14 RWMC hosts "Prenatal Classes"
            8 am-4 pm (with a hours lunch break). One Saturday each month. Information for moms-to-be about heath and wellness during pregnancy, labor and delivery, etc. $70. Scotts Bluff Rm. I, 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1550
             
  Jun 14 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th St. & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Jun 15 New Life Christian Fellowship and Marantha Outreach Ministries hosts "Monthly Pancake Breakfast"
            7:30-9:30 am. There is no charge and everyone is welcome to enjoy a great and filling breakfast. Free will donations will be accepted. IOOF Hall, 800 N St., Gering. 308-436-2826
             
  Jun 16 WNAC hosts "North Platte Valley Artist Guild - Meeting"
            6:30 pm. All local artists are welcome. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff.
308-632-2226.
             
  Jun 17 RWMC hosts " Weight Loss Options-Bariatric Support Group"
            7-8 pm. This group meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month and is free and is open to all individuals who have undergone weight loss surgery. North Plaza, Bariatric Meeting Rm, Ground floor, Two W 42nd St., Scottsbluff. 308-630-2249 or mona.urwin@rwmc.net
             
  Jun 18 - Jun 28 Theatre West's presentation "The 25th Annual Putman County Spelling Bee"
            7:30 pm. A hilarious tale of overachievers. Music and lyrics by William Finn and book by Rachel Sheinkin. WNCC's Little Theater, 1601 E 27th St., Scottsbluff. Judy 308-632-3058
             
  Jun 19 - Jun 20 Mitchell Federation Wrestling "2-Day Technique Camp"
            9 am. Featuring Jordan Oliver, NCAA D12X National Champion. Participating wrestler, $100/Team discount, $85 per wrestler/Supervising Coach or parent, $25. Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds, Mitchell. Randy Donelson, 308-672-3148
             
  Jun 19 WNAC hosts "President's Show: FRENZY"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception free to the public. Gallery open and also free to the public on Tu.-Thur. 9 am-5 pm; weekends 1-5 pm. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Jun 19 Wildcat Hills Nature Center hosts "Panhandle Pollinators Workshop"
            9 am-1 pm.. Come and celebrate "National Pollinator's Week" with the staff at the Wildcat Hills. HWY 71, Gering. 308-436-3777 or pc.wildcat.hills@nebraska.gov
             
  Jun 19 - Jun 20 Mitchell Federation Wrestling "2-Day Technique Camp"
            9 am. Featuring Jordan Oliver, NCAA D1-2X National Champion. Participating wrestler, $100/Team discount, $85 per wrestler/Supervising Coach or parent, $25. Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds, Mitchell. Randy Donelson, 308-672-3148
             
  Jun 20 Aulick's TLC hosts "Great Plants for High Plains Gardens"
            5-7 pm. Bob Henrickson, NE Statewide Arboretum, will share about the GreatPlants for Great Plains Program as well as many other plants in the gardens. Clinic is Free. Reg. by 6/19. 3109 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-632-5900
             
  Jun 21 YMCA Youth Triathalon
            save this date. reg and time TBA
             
  Jun 21 YMCA hosts "Splash & Dash Kids Triahlon"
            Save This Date!
             
  Jun 21 The Walk "Into The Light Climb Out of the Darkness"
            8 am. This walk is for the awareness of Postpartum Depression. Walk as an independent or as a team. Monument Valley Pathways starting. Kenzy Feltes, 308-633-9010 or Into The Light
             
  Jun 21 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Jun 22 Theatre West and Aulick''s TLC hosts "23rd Annual Garden Walk"
            4-8 pm. Evening Tour. $12 advance/$15 tour day, for this self guided tour. Miles Imel, 308-632-5900 or Theatre West's ofc. 308-635-6193 or theatrewest@wncc.net
             
  Jun 24 Scotts Bluff National Monument hosts "34th Annual Pony Express Re-Ride"
            noon. Watch riders exchange horses as mail is carried from Sacramento, CA to St. Joseph, MO in this annual re-creation of the short lived Pony Express. Nebraska is part of this 1,966 mile trek, see all the awesome things that are going there. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Jun 24 RWMC hosts "Diabetes Support Group"
            6-7 pm. 4th Tuesday of each month. This group is free. Diabetes Care Center, South Unit, Rm. 1202 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-2100
             
  Jun 24 Nebraska Chautauqua hosts "Meet the Chautauquans Night"
            Time and Location TBA. SAVE THIS DATE!!!
             
  Jun 25 - Jun 29 Nebraska Chautauqua through Humanities Nebaraska
            5 pm. welcome time; 7 pm. Big Tent Events. Legacy of the Plains. 2930
Old Oregon Trail, Gering. Barb Schlothauer, 308-436-5724
             
  Jun 28 "COLOR DASH 5-K For United Way"
            Save This Date
             
  Jun 28 WNCC "Boating Safety Test Out Sessions"
            9 am-12 pm. $10. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Jun 28 Mitchell Chamber presents "Concert in the Park"
            8 am. until evening Fireworks display. Enjoy entertainment, crafts vendors, food vendors. What a night! City Park, Mitchell. Shane, 308-623-2766
             
  Jun 28 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th St., & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Jul 4 Scotts Bluff National Monument hosts "Fireworks Viewing from the Top of the Bluff"
            dusk. Walk up or take a shuttle ride to watch from the top of Scottsbluff/Gering the professional fireworks as well as personal fireworks from town. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Jul 4 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
             
  Jul 5 Oregon Trail Days Kick-Off Concert
            save this date
             
  Jul 5 High Plains Auto Club hosts "Cruise Night"
            5-6 pm viewing of cars; 6 pm start time. This event is for all car enthusiasts. $5 Poker Run. %10 proceeds go to the Buckboard Riding Academy. Dairy Queen, 714 W 27th St., Scottsbluff. Beth Janecek, 308-623-3055 or CruiseNight
             
  Jul 5 Skipper's Cupboards hosts "S'Mores Galore
            Save this Date!! Walmart. 308-672-5015 or snickersdad@charter.net
             
  Jul 5 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Jul 8 RWMC hosts "Stroke Support Group"
            noon-1 pm. The group is free. Scotts Bluff Rm. II, 4021 Ave., B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1140 or mcdoweg@rwmc.net
             
  Jul 10 - Jul 13 2014 Oregon Trail Days
            save these dates.
             
  Jul 10 - Jul 12 OTD "31st Annual Art Show & Sale"
            7-9 pm 7/11; Open reception 9 am-9 pm 7/12; 9 am-3 pm 7/13. Too many talented local artists to name. Art work is available. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering. 308-436-4457
             
  Jul 11 Oregon Trail Days "International Food Show & Car Show"
            5-9 pm. Come and buy the best foods & delicacies of the diverse cultures that this area has to offer and see the most exquisite cars in the valley that local car enthusiasts have to show. 10th St., Gering. 308-436-4457 for OTD details.
             
  Jul 11 OTD "Don Childs Jr. Memorial 5-Mile Run"
            6:15 am. Reg; 7:30 am race begins. Race features 6 age groups. Walkers are also invited. $10 t-shirts included. 10th St., Gering.
             
  Jul 12 RWMC hosts "Prenatal Classes"
            8 am-4 pm (with a hours lunch break). One Saturday each month. Information for moms-to-be about heath and wellness during pregnancy, labor and delivery, etc. $70. Scotts Bluff Rm. I, 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1550
             
  Jul 12 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Jul 14 - Jul 18 High Plains Science Adventure Camp hosts "Walkin' On the Wild Side-Animals Big & Small Who Call Nebraska Home"
            This camp is for 4th-7th graders who will explore some of the unique habitats western Nebraska has to offer. Various locations around Gering/Scottsbluff including Wildcat Hills Nature Ctr., and RDC. $150 for the week, including an overnight stay @ RDC, 1600 S Beltline HWY W, Scottsbluff. AdventureCamp
             
  Jul 15 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
             
  Jul 16 - Jul 26 Theatre West's presentation "Les Miserables"
            7:30 pm 7/16-7/26 & 1:30 7/19. What a way to celebrate the 25th season of Theatre West but to present the pop opera epic version of Victor Hugo's classic novel. WNCC's Little Theater, 1601 E 27th St., Scottsbluff. Judy 308-632-3058
             
  Jul 18 - Jul 27 Cheyenne Frontier Days
            Save these dates.
             
  Jul 19 WNCC "Boating Safety Test Out Sessions"
            9 am-12 pm. $10. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Jul 19 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th St., & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Jul 20 New Life Christian Fellowship and Marantha Outreach Ministries hosts "Monthly Pancake Breakfast"
            7:30-9:30 am. There is no charge and everyone is welcome to enjoy a great and filling breakfast. Free will donations will be accepted. IOOF Hall, 800 N St., Gering. 308-436-2826
             
  Jul 21 WNAC hosts "North Platte Valley Artist Guild - Meeting"
            6:30 pm. All local artists are welcome. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff.
308-632-2226.
             
  Jul 22 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
             
  Jul 26 City of Minatare hosts "Tabor Days"
            11 am parade;12 pm. This is an all day event w/Mud Volleyball, Dunk tank, Kids games, vendors and more fun. Kelso Park, Minatare. 308-783-1134
             
  Jul 26 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th St., & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Jul 31 WNAC hosts "IMPACT NEbraska: BEST"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception free to the public. Gallery open and also free to the public on Tu.-Thur. 9 am-5 pm; weekends 1-5 pm. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Aug 1 Gering Merchants Association "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. City of Gering Council Chamber, 1025 P St., Gering. ReNae, 308-632-5551
             
  Aug 1 - Aug 9 "Scotts Bluff County Fair 2014"
            SAVE THESE DATES!!!
             
  Aug 1 Cappuccino & Company hosts "Open Mike Night"
            6-8 pm. Every Friday night of the month is the opportunity to enjoy a delicious treat from the menu and show off your talent. 1703 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-635-9997
             
  Aug 2 High Plains Auto Club hosts "Cruise Night"
            5-6 pm viewing of cars; 6 pm start time. This event is for all car enthusiasts. $5 Poker Run. %10 proceeds go to the Buckboard Riding Academy. Dairy Queen, 714 W 27th St., Scottsbluff. Beth Janecek, 308-623-3055 or CruiseNight
             
  Aug 2 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th St., & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Aug 5 Scottsbluff Police Dept. & Downtown Business Assoc. hosts "31st Annual National Night Out"
            5 pm. Learn about drug prevention, town watch organizations, bicycle safety even how to burglar proof your home. Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-630-6261 or National Night Out
             
  Aug 9 Wildcat Hills Nature Center hosts "Rough Reptiles and Awesome Amphibians"
            9 am. Slither on over and Explore the amphibians and reptiles that call the Wildcat Hills, home. Bring a hiking gear. HWY 71, Gering. 308-436-3777 or pc.wildcat.hills@nebraska.gov
             
  Aug 9 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th St., & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Aug 12 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
             
  Aug 16 - Aug 17 Prairie Winds Community Center hosts "88th Annual Greek Festival"
            save this date. Enjoy the authentic Greek food & drink, Greek music & dancers. Proceeds benefit the Assumption Orthodox Church. 424 Main St., Bridgeport. 308-262-1825
             
  Aug 16 RWMC hosts "Prenatal Classes"
            8 am-4 pm (with a hours lunch break). One Saturday each month. Information for moms-to-be about heath and wellness during pregnancy, labor and delivery, etc. $70. Scotts Bluff Rm. I, 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1550
             
  Aug 16 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th St., & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Aug 17 New Life Christian Fellowship and Marantha Outreach Ministries hosts "Monthly Pancake Breakfast"
            7:30-9:30 am. There is no charge and everyone is welcome to enjoy a great and filling breakfast. Free will donations will be accepted. IOOF Hall, 800 N St., Gering. 308-436-2826
             
  Aug 19 RWMC hosts " Weight Loss Options-Bariatric Support Group"
            7-8 pm. This group meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month and is free and is open to all individuals who have undergone weight loss surgery. North Plaza, Bariatric Meeting Rm, Ground floor, Two W 42nd St., Scottsbluff. 308-630-2249 or mona.urwin@rwmc.net
             
  Aug 21 - Aug 24 Oregon Trail Pro-Am Golf Tournament
            Save This Date!
             
  Aug 23 Scotts Bluff County Fair hosts "Demolition Derby 2014"
            SAVE THIS DATES!!!
             
  Aug 23 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th St., & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Aug 25 U.S. National Park Service "Honors National Park Service Birthday"
            Scotts Bluff National Monument, Ft. Laramie Historic Site and Agate Fossil Beds will waive admission fees to commemorate a monumental figure. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700 307-837-2221 or NPS
             
  Aug 26 RWMC hosts "Diabetes Support Group"
            6-7 pm. 4th Tuesday of each month. This group is free and the topics vary each month and are geared towards diabetics and pre-diabetics making healthy life choices. Diabetes Care Center, South Unit, Rm. 1202 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-2100
             
  Aug 26 Government Affairs: "Nebraska State Chamber's 2014 Legislative Forum"
            noon. Scottsbluff Country Club, 5014 Ave. I, Scottsbluff. 308-632-2133
             
  Aug 30 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th St., & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Sep 5 Gering Merchants Association "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. City of Gering Council Chamber, 1025 P St., Gering. ReNae, 308-632-5551
             
  Sep 5 WNAC hosts "Yelena Khanevskaya"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception free to the public. Gallery open and also free to the public on Tu.-Thur. 9 am-5 pm; weekends 1-5 pm. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Sep 5 Cappuccino & Company hosts "Open Mike Night"
            6-8 pm. Every Friday night of the month is the opportunity to enjoy a delicious treat from the menu and show off your talent. 1703 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-635-9997
             
  Sep 6 RWMC hosts "Prenatal Classes"
            8 am-4 pm (with a hours lunch break). One Saturday each month. Information for moms-to-be about heath and wellness during pregnancy, labor and delivery, etc. $70. Scotts Bluff Rm. I, 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1550
             
  Sep 6 High Plains Auto Club hosts "Cruise Night"
            5-6 pm viewing of cars; 6 pm start time. This event is for all car enthusiasts. $5 Poker Run. %10 proceeds go to the Buckboard Riding Academy. Dairy Queen, 714 W 27th St., Scottsbluff. Beth Janecek, 308-623-3055 or CruiseNight
             
  Sep 6 YMCA hosts "National Family/Chip Day"
            Save This Date!
             
  Sep 6 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th St., & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Sep 9 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
             
  Sep 12 - Sep 13 Mitchell Event Center hosts "Fiber Arts Fair"
            8 am-5 pm 9/12. Classes for those interested in learning a unique crafts.
8 am-5 pm. Vendor show and booths. Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds, Mitchell. 308-623-1828
             
  Sep 12 - Sep 13 UNMC College of Nursing hosts "25 year Nursing Reunion"
            Ronda Kinsey, 308-635-6361 or Susan Wilhelm, 308-632-0410 1601 E 27th St., Scottsbluff. WNCC campus.
             
  Sep 13 United Way's "Rubber Duck Dash"
            Save This Date
             
  Sep 13 Legacy of the Plains Museum Summer Concert "Country Gold Tour"
            Save the date. Five Rocks Amphitheater, Gering. 308-436-1989.
             
  Sep 13 Wildcat Hills Nature Center hosts "Feathered Friends at the Wildcat Hills"
            9 am. Bring a hiking gear HWY 71, Gering. 308-436-3777 or pc.wildcat.hills@nebraska.gov
             
  Sep 13 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. 18th St., & Broadway, Scottsbluff. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Sep 15 WNAC hosts "North Platte Valley Artist Guild - Meeting"
            6:30 pm. All local artists are welcome. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff.
308-632-2226.
             
  Sep 16 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
             
  Sep 20 - Sep 21 WNAC & Barn Anew hosts "Art in the Courtyard"
            save this date.
             
  Sep 20 - Sep 21 Legacy of the Plains hosts "Harvest Festival XVIII"
            Save This date!
             
  Sep 20 18th Street Farmer's Market
            8-11 am. Many vendors with a variety of goods. Katrina Tylee, 308-225-0822 or littlehawkyarns@gmail.com
             
  Sep 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
             
  Sep 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
             
  Sep 26 Platte Valley Companies "Monument Marathon Packet Pick Up & Health EXPO"
            12-9pm. WNCC, Scottsbluff campus, main administration building, 1601 E. 27th, Scottsbluff. racedirector@wncc.edu
             
  Sep 27 Platte Valley Companies "Monument Marathon & Half-Marathon"
            8am. For more information & to register: Monument Marathon
             
  Sep 27 U.S. National Park Service "Honors National Public Lands Day"
            Scotts Bluff National Monument, Ft. Laramie Historic Site and Agate Fossil Beds will waive admission fees to commemorate a monumental figure. 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700 307-837-2221 or NPS
             
  Sep 27 18th Street Farmer's 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 WNAC hosts "Breast Cancer Awareness/Artful Bras"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Oct 3 Gering Merchants Association "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. City of Gering Council Chamber, 1025 P St., Gering. ReNae, 308-632-5551
             
  Oct 3 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
             
  Oct 4 Legacy of the Plains hosts "Gering Kiwanis Family Fun Day"
            Save This Date!
             
  Oct 5 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
             
  Oct 11 Wildcat Hills Nature Center hosts "Howl in the Hills Night Hike"
            9 am. Explore and experience the Wildcat Hills by night. Bring a flashlight and hiking gear HWY 71, Gering. Pre-register by 10/3, 308-436-3777
             
  Oct 14 RWMC hosts "Stroke Support Group"
            noon-1 pm. The group is free for both stroke survivors and caregivers. Scotts Bluff Rm. II, 4021 Ave., B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1427 or mcdoweg@rwmc.net
             
  Oct 18 RWMC hosts "Prenatal Classes"
            8 am-4 pm $70. Scotts Bluff Rm. I, 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1550
             
  Oct 19 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
             
  Oct 20 WNAC hosts "North Platte Valley Artist Guild - Meeting"
            6:30 pm. All local artists are welcome. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff.
308-632-2226.
             
  Oct 21 RWMC hosts " Weight Loss Options-Bariatric Support Group"
            7-8 pm. This groupis free. North Plaza, Bariatric Meeting Rm, Ground floor, Two W 42nd St., Scottsbluff. 308-630-2249 or mona.urwin@rwmc.net
             
  Oct 28 RWMC hosts "Diabetes Support Group"
            6-7 pm. Diabetes Care Center, South Unit, Rm. 1202 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-2100
             
  Nov 1 WNAC hosts "Artfully Dead 'A Dia De Los Muertos Beer Tasting Fundraiser Celebration Event"
            7-10 pm. Sample varieties of beer, enjoy hors d' oeuvres and win prizes. ADULTS only! Free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  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 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 6 WNAC hosts "North Platte Valley Artist Guild Holiday Show"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Nov 7 Gering Merchants Association "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. City of Gering Council Chamber, 1025 P St., Gering. ReNae, 308-632-5551
             
  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 enjoy a delicious treat from the menu and show off your talent. 1703 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-635-9997
             
  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 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 12 - Nov 24 S/G Chamber of Commerce & Collette Tours hosts "Reflections of Italy"
            Highlights include Rome, Colosseum, Assisi, Perugia, Venice, Switzerland, etc. Book now rates valid until 5/13 Reflections or Karen, 308-632-2133
             
  Nov 15 RWMC hosts "Prenatal Classes"
            8 am-4 pm $70. Scotts Bluff Rm. I, 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1550
             
  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 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 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 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
             
  Dec 2 WNAC hosts "Bach's Lunch-Musical Entertainment & Visual Art Demonstrations"
            12-1 pm. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Dec 5 Gering Merchants Association "Monthly Meeting"
            7:30 am. Gering Civic Center, 1050 M St., Gering.
             
  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 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 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 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 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 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
             
  Jan 8 WNAC hosts "Juried Exhibit"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  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
             
  Feb 5 WNAC hosts "33rd Annual IMAGE Photography Exhibit"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Mar 5 WNAC hosts "Richard Schaneman Exhibit"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Apr 7 WNAC hosts "30th Annual Visionaries Student Art Exhibit"
            2-4 pm. Opening reception free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  May 1 WNAC hosts "Studio Art Quilt Associates, Nebraska Regional Exhibit: Architexture"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  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 16 - Jun 19 WNAC hosts "Youth Art Camp"
            1-5 pm. Open to students ages 10-14. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226