Community Calendar
 
  May 29 - Jul 26 Gering Public Library hosts "Summer Reading Program"
            10 am-5 pm. Sign-up for the Kid's reading program "FIZZ-BOOM-READ," for teen's reading program "Spark A Reaction" and for adult reading program "Literary Elements." 1055 M St., Gering. 308-436-7433
             
  Jun 2 - Aug 15 YMCA "2014 Summer KinderCamp"
            8:30-11:30 am. Check out the 3-day/$34 members or 2-day/$23 members sessions. Each child needs to bring sack lunch. 22 S Beltline HWY E, Scottsbluff. 308-635-2318 or YMCA
             
  Jun 23 - Jul 24 Inventive Media host "ICE (Innovate, Create, Explore) Enrichment Academy"
            12:30-3:30 pm for the June classes; 8:30-11:30 am or 12:30-3:30 pm. for the July classes; All M-Th classes for Kindergarten-6th grade students. Fun, challenging and engaging classes. 1208 Center Ave., Mitchell. 720-608-8494 or admin@iceenrichmentacademy.com ICE Enrichment
             
  Jul 14 - Aug 15 Fort Laramie National Historic Site "Ledger Drawings by Lakota Warrior, Red Hawk"
            9 am-4 pm. During the visiting hours something to see. 965 Gray Rocks Rd, Ft Laramie, WY. 307-837-2221 or Ft. Laramie
             
  Jul 15 - Sep 2 Panhandle Partnerships for Health & Human Services "Training Opportunities"
            6-8 pm. "Circle of Security Parenting" This an 8-week Tuesday Night Course that allows no absenteeism. $25 reg. fee per family, which includes guardians with children 0-3 years of age. Cheyenne Room, St. Mary Plaza, 36th St. & Ave. D, Scottsbluff. PPHHS
             
  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 20 - Jul 24 First United Methodist Church hosts "Animals Abound VBS"
            4-6 pm. For Pre-K to 5th grade. Untamed games and wild Bible adventures. 2002 4th Ave., Scottsbluff. Missi, 308-635-2069
             
  Jul 21 - Aug 1 Scottsbluff Parks & Recreation host "Diving Lessons"
            10:30-11:15m. 313 E 27th St., (right behind the SHS), Scottsbluff. 308-630-6240
             
  Jul 21 - Jul 25 WNCC "Soccer"
            9 am-12 pm. All ages including rec players. $90 ($75, ages 8 & under). Main Campus, 1601 E 27th St., Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Jul 23 - Aug 13 RDC hosts "Summer Camps - Lil' Explorers"
            11 am-12 pm. Weds. classes 7/23, 7/30, 8/6 & 8/13. For children 2-5 years-old/with adult. Reg. is required by 7/21. $2 members/$5 non-members/$6 adults. 1600 S Beltline HWY W, Kim, 308-632-2971 or RDC & Zoo
             
  Jul 24 WNCC "Twilling Rose"
            1-4 pm. $15, plus $10 materials fee. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Jul 24 RDC hosts "Summer Camps - Monkey Madness"
            9 am-1 pm. For students 1st-2nd grades. Reg. is required by 7/21. $30 members/$35 non-members. 1600 S Beltline HWY W, Kim, 308-632-2971 or RDC & Zoo
             
  Jul 24 Five Flags Plaza hosts "9th Annual Shred Your Past Protect Your Future-Free Document Shredding Day"
            11 am-1 pm. Docu-Shred will be at the Plaza parking lot. Limit 2 bags or 2 boxes per car. 2970 N 10th St., Gering. Amy Doll, 308-436-2300
             
  Jul 24 CAPWN's "Evergreen House Farmer's Market"
            4 pm-Dusk. Every Thursday there are booths of fresh produce and other specialty food items. 1200 D St. (in front of the Gering Armory), Gering. Cerelia, 308-220-8661
             
  Jul 25 - Jul 26 Scotts Bluff County Fair 2014 "PRCA Rodeo Kicks Off 2014 Fair Festivities"
            7:30 pm. Fun Starts. SB Co. Arena, Mitchell. 308-623-1828 or SB Co. Fair
             
  Jul 25 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  Jul 25 - Jul 27 Midwest Theater Presents "The Jersey Boys"
            7:30 pm 7/25 & 7/26; 1:30 pm 7/27. $3 members & students/$5 non-members. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or Historical Midwest Theater
             
  Jul 25 Agate Fossil Beds hosts "Agate's Special Timeline: A Look at Native American Timekeeping"
            7 pm. Sutler's Store, Fort Robinson State Park, Crawford. Free with a valid park pass. 308-668-2211 or 308-436-9760
             
  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 26 Fort Laramie National Historic Site hosts "Busy Summer Season At the Fort"
            Star Gazing Program. $3 per adult/16 & under free. 965 Gray Rocks Rd, Ft. Laramie, WY. 307-837-2221 or Ft. Laramie
             
  Jul 26 SBNM hosts "Lecture: The Kinkaid Act: The Opening of the American West"
            3 pm. Sarah Polak, Mari Sandoz Center. Free w/a valid park pass. Amphitheater, 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Jul 26 Centurion Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club hosts "Poker Run For Golden Halo Foundation"
            8:30 am reg.; 9:30 am race starts. Fun, prizes and a good cause. $20 per rider/$20 per couple. Platte Valley Bank, 1850 10th St., Gering. Stephanie Schafer, 308-641-6363 or Tammy Aulston, 970-380-0516
             
  Jul 26 New Hope Church hosts "Block Party"
            1-6 pm. Admission is Free and the public is invited for fun, food and music. 13th Ave, Mitchell.
             
  Jul 26 - Jul 27 Platte Valley RC Flying Club hosts "Annual AirFair "
            8 am-5 pm 7/26 & 8 am-noon 7/27. Admission if Free. Club flying site, Old Mitchell Airport, (1.5 mile S of Mitchell on HWY 29, Mitchell.
             
  Jul 26 Trails West Camp hosts "Camp Connect-A Day Camp for Diabetics"
            8 am check-in; 8:30 am-4:30 pm. Limit 20 campers. 1918 S Beltline HWY W, Scottsbluff. Diabetics Day Camp
             
  Jul 27 First United Methodist Church hosts "Bingo Night"
            1:30 pm. No monies are exchanged just a time for fellowship, coffee and white elephant gifts given as prizes. Wesley Hall, 2002 4th Ave., Scottsbluff. 308-635-2069
             
  Jul 27 Agate Fossil Beds hosts "Artist-in-Residence Sue King-Stitched In Time"
            2 pm. View the mastering of textile artistry. 34 miles N of Mitchell on HWY 29 to River Rd., Harrison. 308-668-2211 or 308-436-9760
             
  Jul 27 First Baptist Church presents "Nashville recording Artist Kristina Craig"
            6 pm. Gospel concert Free and open to the public. 3009 Ave. I, Scottsbluff. 308-635-2548
             
  Jul 27 Fort Laramie National Historic Site hosts "Busy Summer Season At the Fort"
            11 am & 2 pm. Ham Cramer, Folksingers will perform 2 concerts. 965 Gray Rocks Rd., Ft. Laramie, WY. 307-837-2221 or Fort Laramie
             
  Jul 27 SBNM hosts "Reminiscences of Susan Yoemans Angell"
            3-4 pm. Ranger Lisa Blance will portray this character and her experiences on the wagon train. Visitors Center, 190276 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-436-9700
             
  Jul 28 YMCA "2014 COED Volleyball"
            For 3 men & 3 women teams. $15 members/$45 non-members/$75 team fee. 22 S Beltline HWY E, Scottsbluff. 308-635-2318 or reg. YMCA
             
  Jul 28 - Aug 1 Panhandle Partnerships for Health & Human Services "Training Opportunities"
            8:30-4:30 pm. "Basic School Resource Officer Course" $495 reg. fee, does not include meals or lodging. Chadron State College, Student Center, Chadron. PPHHS
             
  Jul 28 - Aug 1 First Baptist Church presents "Willie's Redneck Rodeo-VBS"
            6-8:30 pm. Bible based skits. 3009 Ave. I, Scottsbluff. 308-635-2548 or First Baptist Church
             
  Jul 29 Scottsbluff Police Dept. hosts "National Night Out Meetings"
            9 am. Will meet every Tuesday until the NNO. Public Safety Bldg., 1801 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. Crystal, 308-630-6267 or jhoff@meridiantrustfcu.org
             
  Jul 30 Panhandle Partnerships for Health & Human Services "Training Opportunities"
            10 am-3 pm. "NSC Driver Safety Training" $70 reg. fee, lunch will be provided. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 PPHHS
             
  Jul 31 CAPWN Taking School Supplies Applications
            By appointment only, a first come, first served and must meet income eligibility. 3350 10th St., Gering. 308-635-3089
             
  Jul 31 - Aug 31 WNAC hosts "IMPACT NEbraska: BEST"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception 7/31. Free to the public. Show will run until 8/31. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226 or IMPACT Nebraska Best
             
  Jul 31 RDC hosts "Summer Camps - Advanced Zoo-explorers"
            9 am-1 pm. For students 3rd-5th grades. Reg. is required by 7/28. $30 members/$35 non-members. 1600 S Beltline HWY W, Kim, 308-632-2971 or RDC & Zoo
             
  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 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
             
  Aug 1 - Aug 9 Scotts Bluff County Fair 2014 "Honoring Tradition"
            Save These Dates for these events.
Rubber Check Race 8/6; Eagle Tribute Band "The Long Run" 8/7; Built Ford Tough Mud Bog & ATV Races 8/8; Chris Cagle Concert 8/9. SB Co. Arena, Scotts Bluff Co. Fairgrounds, Mitchell. 308-623-1828
             
  Aug 1 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  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. 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 2 Miss Scotts Bluff County Fair Pageant
            Save this date.
             
  Aug 2 Scotts Bluff County Fair's "2014 Parade and Pancake Breakfast"
            6 am. Breakfast @ Center Ave.
9:00 Reg. Spring Creek & 12th St., by Manley Welding.
10:30 Parade starts then ends @ 14th St., Mitchell. Shane, 308-623-2766 Brandon, 308-765-2722
             
  Aug 2 New Beginnings Church hosts "Community Clothing Swap"
            8-11 am. (Early bird drop off items off by 7/31 between 6-8 pm). 1305 W 20th St., Scottsbluff. Amy, 308-631-0272 or New Beginnings Church
             
  Aug 3 Midwest Theater "Frontier String Ensemble- FREE Fiddle Concert"
            7:30 pm. Free monthly screenings of very Controversial subjects that affect us all. Join us after the film for discussion and cookies. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311
             
  Aug 3 Fort Laramie National Historic Site hosts "Busy Summer Season At the Fort"
            Hank Cramer Folk Music Concert. $3 per adult/16 & under free. 965 Gray Rocks Rd, Ft. Laramie, WY. 307-837-2221 or Ft. Laramie
             
  Aug 4 UNL PREC hosts "Wheat Production Workshop"
            8 am-3 pm. Free but reg. is limited to the first 80 people by 7/21. 4502 Ave. I, Scottsbluff. Dave, 308-632-1252
             
  Aug 4 WNCC "Basic Nursing Assistant"
            9 am-12 pm. M,T,Th, classes will go until 10/7. $441, plus book. 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Aug 4 - Aug 10 Scotts Bluff Co. Homemaker Clubs hosts "Home Arts Exhibits @ The Fair"
            For County resident youth 14 & under. Entries must be in by 4 pm 8/4. Home Arts Bldg., Mitchell Event Center, Mitchell. 308-436-1775
             
  Aug 4 Scotts Bluff County Homemaker Clubs hosts "Home Arts Exhibits Entries"
            8 am-4 pm. Items must be in on Monday.
10 am-9 pm. Judging results and open to the public. Mitchell Event Center, SBCo Fairgrounds, Mitchell. UNL Extension Ofc, 308-632-1480 or SB Co Homemakers
             
  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. $25 vendor fee. Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-630-6261 or National Night Out
             
  Aug 5 WNCC "Tatting w/A Needle"
            9 am-12 pm. $25, plus $25 for materials. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Aug 5 WNCC "Basic Nursing Assistant"
            1:30-6:30 pm. T,TH classes that go until 9/30. $441, plus book. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Aug 5 - Aug 19 WNCC "Windows Live Photo Gallery"
            1-3 pm. $25. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Aug 6 Midwest Theater & Picture House Entertainment broadcasts "Monty Python Live (Mostly)"
            7:30 pm. Advance tickets $13 members & students/$15 non-members. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or HistoricalMidwestTheater
             
  Aug 6 WNCC "CPR/First Aide"
            1-4 pm. $35. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Aug 6 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
             
  Aug 6 Midwest Theater Presents "Monty Python LIVE (mostly)"
            7:30 pm. Farewell to the Pythons on this last and special night. $13 advance sale, members & students/$15 non-members. 1707 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-4311 or Monty Python
             
  Aug 7 RDC hosts "Summer Camps - Zoo-explorers"
            9 am-1 pm. For students 1st-2nd grades. Reg. is required by 8/4. $30 members/$35 non-members. 1600 S Beltline HWY W, Kim, 308-632-2971 or RDC & Zoo
             
  Aug 7 CAPWN's "Evergreen House Farmer's Market"
            4 pm-Dusk. Every Thursday there are booths of fresh produce and other specialty food items. 1200 D St. (in front of the Gering Armory), Gering. Cerelia, 308-220-8661
             
  Aug 8 UNL PREC "Centennial Celebration"
            3-5 pm. In conjunction with the Small and large animal Round Robin. County Fair Livestock Pavilion, SB Co. Fair Grounds, Mitchell. 308-632-1230
             
  Aug 8 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  Aug 8 University of Nebraska Panhandle Research and Extension celebrates "100 Years of Service"
            3-5 pm. Celebrate @ the SB Co. Fair Livestock Pavillion in conjunction with the Small and large Animal Round Robin. Mitchell. Dave, 308-632-1252
             
  Aug 9 Scotts Bluff County Fair 2014 "Confederate Railroad opens for CHRIS CAGLE"
            7 pm. Scotts Bluff Co. Arena, Mitchell.
5-8 pm. Pre-ticket orders go on sale, Please do not call before that. 308-623-1828.
             
  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 10 2nd Annual "Alumni UNL vs UW Golf Tournament"
            3 PM. Participate with NEXT Young Professionals in a 9-hole. 4-person scramble. Chimney Rock Golf Course - Bayard. Contact Doug dmader@yahoo.com or John at jmarshall@jgelliott.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 12 Fullen School of Hair Design "New Classes Starting"
            Now accepting student applications. Professional Instruction Staff, classroom and clinical training, course completion in 13 months. 1909 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-3731 or 888-547-5686
             
  Aug 12 WNCC "Tatting w/A Needle"
            9 am-12 pm. $25, plus $25 for materials. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700
             
  Aug 14 - Aug 15 "2014 The Global Leadership Summit"
            9:30 am-5:30 pm. Lunch will be served both day. Reg. by 6/23 for the $89 reg. price for both days/$119 after 6/23. Hampton Inn & Suites, 301 W HWY 26, Scottsbluff. w/promo code (LEAD14HS) Darryl Potts, 308-631-4500 or darrylapotts@gmail.com Willow Creek
             
  Aug 14 CAPWN's "Evergreen House Farmer's Market"
            4 pm-Dusk. Every Thursday there are booths of fresh produce and other specialty food items. 1200 D St. (in front of the Gering Armory), Gering. Cerelia, 308-220-8661
             
  Aug 15 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  Aug 15 Scottsbluff Parks & Recreation host "Movie in the Park - The Lego Movie "
            Dusk. Frank Park, north side on E 27th St, Scottsbluff. 308-630-6240
             
  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 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 16 Scottsbluff National Monument "Lecture"
            3pm. Amphitheater, Old Oregon Trail Road, Gering. Program, "Posts on the Oregon Trail in the North Platte Valley," given by George Zeimans of Western History Center. Free.
             
  Aug 16 Keep Scottsbluff/Gering Beautiful hosts "4th Annual Green Ball 4-Person Scramble"
            8 am Shotgun start. $240 per team which includes lunch. Monument Shadows Golf Course, 2550 Clubhouse Dr., Gering. 308-635-2277 or Kathy Kropuenske, 308-632-4649 or 308-6314-4313 or Cindy Dickinson, 308-631-4494
             
  Aug 16 RDC hosts "Summer Camps - Zoo Carnival"
            Save this Date. 1600 S Beltline HWY W, Kim, 308-632-2971 or RDC & Zoo
             
  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 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
             
  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 19 Fort Laramie National Historic Site hosts "Busy Summer Season At the Fort"
            Annual Moonlight Tour. $3 per adult/16 & under free. 965 Gray Rocks Rd, Ft. Laramie, WY. 307-837-2221 or Ft. Laramie
             
  Aug 21 - Aug 24 Oregon Trail Pro-Am Golf Tournament
            Save This Date!
             
  Aug 21 - Aug 28 WNCC "Intro To E-mail for Seniors"
            1-3 pm. $10. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Aug 21 CAPWN's "Evergreen House Farmer's Market"
            4 pm-Dusk. Every Thursday there are booths of fresh produce and other specialty food items. 1200 D St. (in front of the Gering Armory), Gering. Cerelia, 308-220-8661
             
  Aug 22 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  Aug 22 - Aug 24 RWMC hosts "Camp Hope @ YMCA Trails West for Cancer Survivors"
            Save this date. Free to attend. Scottsbluff. Carol Diffendaffer, 308-630-1535 or diffenc@rwmc.net
             
  Aug 23 NEXT Young Professionals hosts "Best of the West Beer & Wine Fest"
            Save the Date! To volunteer for this event contact 308-632-2133 or nextyoungprofessionals@gmail.com
             
  Aug 23 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 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 23 Scottsbluff National Monument "Lecture"
            3pm. Amphitheater, Old Oregon Trail Road, Gering. Program, "Frontier Military Forts and the Women Who Called Them Home," given by Marla Matkin, a speaker with Nebraska Humanities. Free.
             
  Aug 23 Riverview Golf Course hosts "Seat Belts for Salena 4-Person Golf Scramble"
            8 am shot-gun start. $75 per person/$275 per team. Continental breakfast & lunch will be provided. 100928 County Road 19, Scottsbluff. 308-631-8889/308-632-9184 or dkcochrane@gmail.com or Seat belts for Salena
             
  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 27 Leadership Scotts Bluff 2014-'15 Class XXVI Orientation & Mixer
            1-4 PM: Orientation. 4-6 PM: Mixer and refreshments. Agenda's will be posted at www.leadershipscottsbluff.net as soon as they are available.
             
  Aug 28 CAPWN's "Evergreen House Farmer's Market"
            4 pm-Dusk. Every Thursday there are booths of fresh produce and other specialty food items. 1200 D St. (in front of the Gering Armory), Gering. Cerelia, 308-220-8661
             
  Aug 29 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  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
             
  Aug 30 Scottsbluff National Monument "Lecture"
            3pm. Amphitheater, Old Oregon Trail Road, Gering. Program, "Dry Edible Beans and it's Importance tko Local Agriculture," given by Andrew Carlson and Gary Huss. Free.
             
  Sep 3 Scottsbluff Senior Center hosts "Dance"
            7-10 pm. Dances every Wednesday night. $5 per person. 1502 21st Ave., Scottsbluff. 305-635-0263 or 308-631-1862
             
  Sep 4 CASA & CAPstone's "Annual Light of Hope Breakfast"
            7-8 am. Hampton Inn & Suites, 301 W HWY 26, Scottsbluff. RSVP to CASA, 308-672-2922
             
  Sep 4 CAPWN's "Evergreen House Farmer's Market"
            4 pm-Dusk. Every Thursday there are booths of fresh produce and other specialty food items. 1200 D St. (in front of the Gering Armory), Gering. Cerelia, 308-220-8661
             
  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 - Sep 28 WNAC hosts "Yelena Khanevskaya"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception 9/5. Free to the public. Show will run until 9/28. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226 or Yelena Khanevskaya
             
  Sep 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
             
  Sep 5 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  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. 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 6 WNCC "Bob Ross Painting"
            9 am-4 pm. $70. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Sep 8 YMCA "2014 Men's Basketball"
            $20 members/$60 non-members/$125 team fee. 22 S Beltline HWY E, Scottsbluff. 308-635-2318 or reg. YMCA
             
  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 9 - Sep 30 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
             
  Sep 11 CAPWN's "Evergreen House Farmer's Market"
            4 pm-Dusk. Every Thursday there are booths of fresh produce and other specialty food items. 1200 D St. (in front of the Gering Armory), Gering. Cerelia, 308-220-8661
             
  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. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff
8 am-5 pm. Vendor show and booths and classes. Mitchell Event Center, 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 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 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  Sep 12 God in Shoes Free Community Events presents "Women's Spa Day"
            12-4 pm. Ladies come and get pampered with massages, manicures and even a free pair of shoes. Old JC Penney, Monument Mall, 2302 Frontage Rd, Scottsbluff. 308-672-0472 or lynnbaum@hotmail.com
             
  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. Concert featuring Three classic country artists, Jimmy Fortune, Leroy Van Dyke, and Rex Allen Jr. 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 13 "Annual Dia De Independencia Fiesta De Valle "Day of Independence Parade & Celebration "
            9 am set-up; 10 am Parade starts @ 19th Ave. & E Overland, Scottsbluff. Immediately following will be food, fun and frolic @ the Guadelupe Center for children and adults. Mary Ann, 308-672-4517 or 308-632-2845
             
  Sep 13 - Jul 14 Monument Mall hosts "Wounded Warrior Fundraiser Motorcycle Show"
            10 am-8 pm Sat; 12-5 pm Sun. Honor our Veterans by giving your support for them and their families. 2302 Frontage Rd., Scottsbluff. 308-632-6000
             
  Sep 13 - Sep 21 Scotts Bluff Area Visitors Bureau hosts "2014 Legends Week"
            Want to be a part of the Legends Week and celebrate? Brenda Leisy, 2930 Old Oregon Trail, Gering. 308-633-1808 or 800-788-9475
             
  Sep 14 God in Shoes Free Community Events presents "Family Fun Day"
            12-4 pm. Free lunch and gift baskets to give away. Lots of fun games and pinatas to open. Pioneer Park, E 27th St.,N of BMS, Scottsbluff. 308-672-0472 or lynnbaum@hotmail.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 16 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
             
  Sep 17 Chamber Government Affairs hosts State of the Valley Luncheon
            11:30-1:00. Update from the area mayors and the Scotts Bluff County Chair. Hampton Inn & Suites. 308-632-2133 for reservations.
             
  Sep 18 CAPWN's "Evergreen House Farmer's Market"
            4 pm-Dusk. Every Thursday there are booths of fresh produce and other specialty food items. 1200 D St. (in front of the Gering Armory), Gering. Cerelia, 308-220-8661
             
  Sep 19 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  Sep 19 Panhandle Partnerships for Health & Human Services hosts "Panhandle Prevention Coalition Meeting"
            9 am-noon. Prairie Winds Community Center, 428 N Main St., Bridgeport. Brook R., 308-487-3600 xt. 100 or brashke@panhandlepartnership.com
             
  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 23 WNCC Neb., Safety Council & Worksite Wellness presents "Panhandle Safety & Wellness Conference"
            SAVE THIS DATE.
             
  Sep 23 - Oct 27 WNCC "Beginning Publisher"
            9 am-12 pm. T & TH class. $104, plus book (Gold members: $16.50, plus book). Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Sep 25 CAPWN's "Evergreen House Farmer's Market"
            4 pm-Dusk. Every Thursday there are booths of fresh produce and other specialty food items. 1200 D St. (in front of the Gering Armory), Gering. Cerelia, 308-220-8661
             
  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 26 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  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 1 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
             
  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 3 United Way of Western Nebraska "2014 Annual Day of Caring - Dry Food Packaging Event"
            SAVE THIS DATE! But for information on sponsoring opportunities or volunteering, Stephanie or Jill, Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-2522 With the help of UPS employees.
             
  Oct 3 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  Oct 4 Legacy of the Plains hosts "Gering Kiwanis Family Fun Day"
            Save This Date!
             
  Oct 4 WNCC "Bob Ross Painting"
            9 am-4 pm. $70. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  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 7 WNAC hosts "After-School Art Classes"
            3:45-5 pm. Open to students k-6 grades. Classes will run until 10/28 and offered @ Inventive Media, 1210 Center Ave., Mitchell & 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  Oct 7 - Oct 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
             
  Oct 7 - Oct 21 WNCC "Beginning Excel 2010"
            6-9 pm. T & TH class. $104, plus book (Gold members: $16.50, plus book). Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Oct 7 - Oct 21 WNCC "Microsoft PowerPoint"
            6-9 pm. T & TH class. $104, plus book (Gold members: $16.50, plus book). Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Oct 8 WNCC "Candlewicking Embroidery"
            8:30-11:30 am. $10, plus $10 for materials (ask about needed supplies). Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  Oct 10 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  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 14 Fuller School of Hair Design "New Classes Starting"
            Now accepting student applications. Professional Instruction Staff, classroom and clinical training, course completion in 13 months. 1909 Broadway, Scottsbluff. 308-632-3731 or 888-547-5686
             
  Oct 18 RWMC hosts "Prenatal Classes"
            8 am-4 pm $70. Scotts Bluff Rm. I, 4021 Ave. B, Scottsbluff. 308-630-1550
             
  Oct 18 Friends of Alzheimer hosts "Annual Walk Saturday"
            8 am. Meet @ the YMCA Pathway, 22 S Beltline HWY E, Scottsbluff. Sandy Butcher, 308-672-4823
             
  Oct 18 HiWay 92 Raceway Park presents "Stock Car Racing"
            7-10 pm. Friday night means racing. $10, adults/$6, 6-12/FREE for 5 & under. 4 miles E of Gering. Lee 308-632-7154
             
  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 21 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
             
  Oct 24 Chamber of Commerce hosts "Boo Ball"
            Save the date for a fun adult Halloween Costume Party. Hampton Inn & Suites
             
  Oct 25 Old West Weekend "Band Competition"
            9 am. Downtown Broadway, Scottsbluff
             
  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 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 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 6 - Dec 23 WNAC hosts "North Platte Valley Artist Guild Holiday Show"
            5-7 pm. Opening reception 11/6. Show runs until 12/23. Free to the public. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226 or Holiday Show
             
  Nov 7 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 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 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 15 WNCC "Bob Ross Painting"
            9 am-4 pm. $70. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  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 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 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 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 5 Chamber Government Affairs hosts Pre-Legislative Breakfast
            7:30-9 AM. Guest Speakers: Nebraska Governor & area State Senators. Date Tentative. 308-632-2133 for reservations.
             
  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 6 WNCC "Bob Ross Painting"
            9 am-4 pm. $70. Harms Center, 2620 College Park, Scottsbluff. 308-635-6700 or WNCC
             
  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 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 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
             
  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
             
  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 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 19 WNAC hosts "North Platte Valley Artist Guild - Meeting"
            6:30 pm. All artists welcome. 106 E 18th St., Scottsbluff. 308-632-2226
             
  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
             
  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
             
  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 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
             
  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
             
  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
             
  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 Art Camp