Bring a little joy to your afternoon with author Joy Johnson Brown
Time: 2:00 p.m
The Central Community College campus library is sponsoring a visit from Nebraska author Joy Johnson Brown. Joy will speak on September 18 from 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. at the College Park auditorium. Joy is the author of The BOOB Girls series which chronicles the adventures, mysteries and comedies of a group of widows from the Meadow Lakes Retirement Community and is guaranteed to make you laugh out loud. Joy is working hard to change society's view of older women and show that there is real beauty in age. Program is free of charge.
Attorney General’s Office Mobile Office
Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Phone: (402) 471-2656
On Thursday, September 19th, 2019, the Nebraska Attorney General’s Office will be hosting Mobile Office hours in Holdrege inside the Phelps County Senior Center (416 Garfield Street) from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. During Mobile Office hours, representatives from both the Consumer Protection Division and Constituent Services will be on hand to personally meet citizens interested in submitting concerns to the Attorney General’s Office. Citizens will also have the opportunity to learn how to protect themselves from identity theft, guard against scams, and rid themselves of unwanted calls. Many educational resources will be made available to interested constituents.
8th Annual Shoot4Life Sporting Clay Charity Shoot
Time: 8:30am - 2pm
Sporting clay charity shoot for teams of 4 people or individuals. All funds are donated to pro-life organizations in Nebraska. $325 team registration or $85 individual. Cash prize to top teams/individuals. Six random draw guns for participants. Lunch provided. To register, visit www.shoot4life.org. Aim to save a life!
35th Annual Orleans Applefest
Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm
35th Annual APPLEFEST in Orleans, NE Saturday October 5th 9-5 and Sunday October 6th 9-2. Over 60 craft and commercial vendors. Saturday events include a parade at 10am, FREE bounce house and petting zoo for the kiddos, corn pit, face painting, pony drawn carriage rides and fireman’s obstacle course. Apple Pie baking contest at 3pm Saturday. Food vendors, bake sale, fall produce and pumpkins for sale. And of course apples and apple cider. Please bring the family and enjoy this fun fall event.
Trinity Lutheran Church Trunk N Treat
Time: 5:30 pm- 7:00 pm
Trunk N Treat With special guest Arison from Nashville, TN Wednesday, October 23, 2019 5:30 pm- 7:00 pm Come in costume. Bring your own bucket. Free hotdog meal.
Time: 10 am to 3 pm
Project Connect is holding it's annual FREE day of services for individuals and families in need on Thursday, October 24th at the Grand Island E Free church: 2609 S. Blaine St. Grand Island. Doors open at 10 am and close at 3 pm. There will be over 50 service providers offering on site support for unmet needs, such as: medical and dental, housing resources, veteran's services, free haircuts, free oil changes and vaccinations, plus so much more. Transportation will be available. For more information call 308-385-5190 or visit the website at www.projectconnectgi.org