Events Calendar

Tuesday, May 24

5:30 P.M. City Council

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Tuesday, May 24

6 P.M. -Social INTERN-actions @ The Max

If your business has an intern this summer there is still time to sign up to be a part of this program this summer.

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Wednesday, May 25

Wayne Public Library Summer Reading Program Kick-Off

Summer reading program kick-off takes place on June 25th. Join us for Magician Jeff Quinn on May 25th, 2022 at 2 PM in the Wayne Municipal Auditorium.
This 40-45 minute show is full of fishy tricks, boatloads of jokes, and messages that promote reading and books like One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish, and Treasure Island.” Expect audience participation and family-friendly humor! For more info, stop by the library or give us a call at 402-375-3135.

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Wednesday, May 25

Noon – 5 P.M. LifeServe Blood Drive @ Fire Hall

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Thursday, May 26

Men’s Senior Golf – Wakefield @  10:00**PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN DAY AND TIME/LOCATION**

Thursday, May 26

Needle Night @ Wayne Public Library

Work on your creative projects with our Needle Night group, Thursday nights at 6:30 PM at the library. Enjoy conversation and good company while working on your personal needlework projects. All kinds of decorative sewing and textile arts handicrafts are welcome.

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Thursday, May 26

5-7 P.M. Business After Hours @ Geno’s

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Friday, May 27

10:00 A.M. Chamber Coffee @ Greenwood Cemetery

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Sunday, May 29

Vet’s Club Breakfast 9 A.M. – 1 P.M. @ Wayne Vet’s Club

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Sunday, May 29

Concord Memorial Program

The Concord-Dixon Cemetery Association will hold its Annual Memorial Service on Sunday, May 29, at 2:30 PM, at Concordia Lutheran Church, Concord. Veterans are invited as special guests and are asked to enter together at the beginning of the program. At 3:15 PM, the Laurel Vets Post will present colors, with Taps, at the Concord Cemetery.

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Sunday, May 29

Dixon Memorial Program

The Memorial Day program at St. Anne’s Cemetery at Dixon will be held, weather permitting, on Sunday, May 29 at 2:30 p.m. at the cemetery one-half mile east of the Dixon Post Office.

Those attending should plan on arriving by 2:15 p.m. so that the program may start on time and should bring lawn chairs. The Laurel Veteran’s group will assist with the ceremony.

In case of significant rain or high winds at the time of the ceremony, the event will be moved to St. Anne’s parish hall.

In case of severe weather warnings, the event will be canceled.

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Sunday, May 29

Front Porch Sittin’ & Pickin’ Summer Opening 

Music and light refreshments 2-4 p.m. at Wayne County Historical Society Museum

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Monday, May 30

Winside Memorial Day Schedule

WINSIDE LEGION FAMILY PLANS FOR MEMORIAL DAY

Thursday – May 26th – 6 PM Winside Cemetery Flag display – Placing US flags and poppy wreaths on Veterans’ graves and placing Auxiliary flags on its members’ gravesite

Saturday – May 28th – 9 AM- 12 Noon – Winside Auxiliary’s Memorial Poppy Day at Bomgaar’s, Pac N Save, Quality Foods, ACE Hardware and downtown Wayne America on Main Street handing out poppies. Freewill donations accepted.

Honor Veterans and wear a Memorial Poppy

Memorial Day weekend

Sunday – May 29th– 4 PM Set up Legion Hall for Memorial Day dinner

Monday – May 30th– 7 AM bus at Legion – 7 area cemeteries will be visited by members from the Post, Auxiliary, Sons, Juniors and Boy Scouts.

1030 AM – Memorial Day Program at the City Auditorium in Winside – Ceremony at the Cemetery to follow

1030 AM -130 PM Dinner served at Legion Post by American Legion Auxiliary members.  Freewill donations accepted.  Members have your salad and/or dessert to the Legion by 9:30 AM Monday, May 30, 2022.

Dine In – Carryout- or – Delivery Option – Call 402-369-0019 taking delivery requests until 1030 AM on May 30th

 We are collecting 2023 Memberships for all organizations.  It is a perfect time to renew or for prospective new members to sign up.

 Thank you for your support.

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Tuesday, May 31

Men’s Senior Golf – Pender @ 9:30

Tuesday, May 31

Activities @ Wayne Public Library

Water Beads Seek-&-Find, grades 5-8 @ 2 P.m. at the library

Book Club will be returning for discussion Tuesday, May 31st at 6:30 PM
in the library conference room. This month’s discussion book will be
One Girl in Auschwitz by Sara Leibovits and Eti Elboim. This is the moving story of Sara Leibovits, laced with hair-raising descriptions of her time in Auschwitz and the incredible pain and hardships she went through, together with the rest of the survivors. Her story is intertwined with that of her daughter, seventy years later, who embodies the voice of the second generation and completes the Holocaust survivors’ tale.

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Wednesday, June 1

Water Beads Seek-&-Find @ Wayne Public Library

Ages 0-4, 10 A.M.

Grades K-2, 11 A.M.

Grades 3-4, 2 P.M.

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Wednesday, June 1

Buried Treasure To-Go @ Wayne Public Library

Yarg! There be some buried treasure bags at the Wayne Public Library! Grab ur take-and-do activities while supplies last on June 1st! This pirate-tastic goodie will be first come, first serve.

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Thursday, June 2

Activities at Wayne Public Library

Reading with Author Cleopatra Margot– Author of contemporary, life-altering romances with a blend of mystery, humor, and heart, Cleopatra Margot has published nine novels. Her presentation at the library on June 2 will include how she got started in writing, time for questions, a reading from her most recent release, You Feel Like Home and insight into her next project. Cleopatra will have copies to sell of each of her novels and can’t wait to meet everyone!

Water Beads Sensory activity grades 9-12, 2 P.M. at the library

Work on your creative projects with our Needle Night group, Thursday nights at 6:30 PM at the library. Enjoy conversation and good company while working on your personal needlework projects. All kinds of decorative sewing and textile arts handicrafts are welcome.

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Friday, June 3

10:00 A.M. Chamber Coffee Hosted by Wayne Sculpture Walk @ TBD

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Sunday, June 5

Open House at Providence Medical Center for New Radiology & Outpatient Clinic 

Tuesday, June 7

Men’s Senior Golf – Hartington @ 9:30

Tuesday, June 7

New Adult Book Club @ Wayne Public Library

Join us for New Adult Book Club! Tuesday, June 7th at 7 PM in the library conference room. We will be discussing The Queen’s Gambit by Walter Tevis. The Queen’s Gambit is a 1983 American novel by Walter Tevis, exploring the life of fictional female chess prodigy Beth Harmon. A bildungsroman, or coming-of-age story, covers themes of adoption, feminism, chess, drug addiction, and alcoholism. The book was adapted for the 2020 Netflix miniseries of  the same name.

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Tuesday, June 7

Thrifts & Gifts Sale @ Wayne Public Library

Our Thrifts & Gifts sale will take place June 10th! is an outdoor parking lot thrift, craft, art, and wares sale open to the public.

We are still open to vendor sign-up! DATES: Fridays: August 5 and September 16th. Time of the sale: 5:30-7:30 PM. Call 402-375-3135 to reserve your spot to vend. Sign-up is free! Space is limited. There is no admission fee for shoppers. Call the library for more info.

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Thursday, June 9

Needle Night @ Wayne Public Library

Work on your creative projects with our Needle Night group Thursday nights at 6:30 PM at the library. Enjoy conversation and good company while working on your personal needlework projects. All kinds of decorative sewing and textile arts handicrafts are welcome.

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Tuesday, June 14

Men’s Senior Golf – Wayne @ 9:30

Tuesday, June 14

Adult Coloring @ Wayne Public Library

Head to the back of the library on Tuesday, June 14th at 6 PM for Adult Coloring.
Stop in for a relaxing night and good company. Colors, coloring sheets, and snacks are provided. Adult Coloring Night is sponsored by Pac N’ Save.

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Thursday, June 16

Needle Night @ Wayne Public Library

Work on your creative projects with our Needle Night group Thursday nights at 6:30 PM at the library. Enjoy conversation and good company while working on your personal needlework projects. All kinds of decorative sewing and textile arts handicrafts are welcome.

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Friday, June 17

WPL Juneteenth Storytime @ Bressler Park

Join us for a Juneteenth Storytime at Bressler Park on June 17th at 10 AM,
celebrating Juneteenth on the following Sunday.

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Friday, June 17

Battle of the Badges

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Saturday, June 18 & Sunday, June 19

Martinsburg 150th Celebration 

Tuesday, June 21

Men’s Senior Golf – Wakefield @ 9:30

Thursday, June 23

Needle Night @ Wayne Public Library

Work on your creative projects with our Needle Night group Thursday nights at 6:30 PM at the library. Enjoy conversation and good company while working on your personal needlework projects. All kinds of decorative sewing and textile arts handicrafts are welcome.

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Monday, June 27

Take & Make Sugar Scrub Kits @ WPL

As a part of our adult Summer Reading Program, create your own ocean-themed sugar scrub with our take & make kit! Supplies are limited, first come, first serve. Available June 27th

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Tuesday, June 28

Men’s Senior Golf – Laurel @ 9:30

Tuesday, June 28

Traditional Book Club @ WPL

Book Club will be returning for discussion Tuesday, June 28th at 6:30 PM
in the library conference room. This month’s discussion book will be The Friendship List by Susan Mallery. Two best friends jump-start their lives in a summer that will change them forever… Single mom Ellen Fox couldn’t be more content—until she overhears her son saying he can’t go to his dream college because she needs him too much. If she wants him to live his best life, she must convince him she’s living hers.

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Wednesday, June 29

Summer Reading Program Finale Party @ WPL

Join us for our Summer Reading Program finale party for youth on June 29th at 2 PM in the Children’s Room. SRP reading prizes will be awarded at this time, and a movie and popcorn will be offered.

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Thursday, June 30

VR Game Truck Nebraska @ WPL

VR Game Truck Nebraska: Virtual reality will be coming to WPL on June 30th: 10 AM will be the African Safari program, and 11:30 AM will be the Walk on the Moon program. For ages 6 & older. Must sign up to participate, and sign-up begins May 25th.

Participants can only sign up for one of the programs; space is limited to 25 participants per program. Find out more about VR Game Truck Nebraska here:
www.virtualrealitygametruck.com/norfolk-nebraska.html

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Thursday, June 30

Needle Night @ Wayne Public Library

Work on your creative projects with our Needle Night group Thursday nights at 6:30 PM at the library. Enjoy conversation and good company while working on your personal needlework projects. All kinds of decorative sewing and textile arts handicrafts are welcome.

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Tuesday, July 12

Wayne Youth Football Camp

The Wayne High School Football Coaching Staff would like to invite all incoming 1st – 6th graders to attend our Wayne Youth Football Camp this Summer! Our staff, with the help of several high school football players, will be working with the youth on the development of multiple football drills and skills. We are excited to have everyone there for this 1-day FREE camp. No registration necessary. Just show up and be ready to have some fun!

All athletes will have the opportunity to participate in all drills and skill work. This will not be position specific. We want to provide a FUN opportunity to be around the High School Staff and Players while learning more about the game of football!

When: Tuesday, July 12th 9:00am – 10:30am

Where: High School Practice Field (Behind the HS/Pool)

Who: All incoming 1st – 6th Graders

Attire: Shorts, Shirt, Cleats

If you have any questions, please reach out to me.

Hayden DeLano – Head Football Coach | Cell: (402) 369-4818 | Email: hadelan1@waynebluedevils.org

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Wednesday, July 27 – Sunday, July 31

Pierce County Fair