Events Calendar

Thursday, January 21

Exhibit by Terri Parish McGaffin at Wayne State College

Walls and Bridges, an oil painting exhibit by Terri Parish McGaffin of Sioux City, IA, ruminates on the physical and psychological walls we build. The exhibit opens January 21 at 4:30 p.m. in the Nordstrand Visual Arts Gallery at Wayne State College. McGaffin is Professor Emerita at Morningside College. An artist talk precedes the opening at 3:45 p.m. in Gardner Auditorium. Both events are free and open to the public. Mask-wearing is required. Social distancing is strongly encouraged. The artist talk will also be livestreamed at www.wsc.edu/watch-live. The show runs through March 18. For more information, contact Andy Haslit at (402) 375-7031.

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Friday, January 22

10 A.M. -Chamber Coffee/ #chamberpercs and ribbon cutting at Scooters for their grand opening. 

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Friday, January 22

Wayne WIC & Immunization Clinic

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership will hold the Wayne WIC and Immunization clinic on Friday January 22nd , 2021 from 9:30am – 3:30pm at the United Methodist Church 516 N Main Street Wayne, NE.  For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs please call (402) 385-6300.

NENCAP’s WIC Program provides nutrition education and supplemental foods to income eligible pregnant, breast-feeding or postpartum women, infants, and children to age 5 years. Find a clinic near you at signupwic.com. *This institution is an equal opportunity provider*

NENCAP’s Immunization Program provides vaccines to adults and children following the recommended schedule from the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services and the Center for Disease Control. The Immunization clinic can serve both clients with and without health insurance.

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (NENCAP), headquartered in Pender, NE, is one of nine Community Action Agencies in Nebraska. NENCAP manages several different programs as determined by identified needs of residents in the 14 county service area. The Agency serves over 10,000 clients a year due to successful outreach efforts. Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (NENCAP) programs include the Commodity Supplemental Food Program; Family Services; Immunization; Weatherization; Head Start; Women, Infants, and Children Nutrition; Early Intervention Services Coordination; Healthy Families. The agency serves Knox, Antelope, Pierce, Madison, Stanton, Cuming, Thurston, Dakota, Burt, Wayne, Dixon, Cedar, Washington and Dodge counties. For more information on NENCAP programs, call 1-800-445-2505.

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Monday, January 25

Wakefield WIC & Immunization Clinic

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership will hold the Wakefield WIC and Immunization clinic on Monday January 25th, 2021 from 9:30am – 3:30pm at the Evangelical Covenant Church, 805 Winter St. Wakefield, NE.  For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs please call (402) 385-6300.

NENCAP’s WIC Program provides nutrition education and supplemental foods to income eligible pregnant, breast-feeding or postpartum women, infants, and children to age 5 years. Find a clinic near you at signupwic.com. *This institution is an equal opportunity provider*

NENCAP’s Immunization Program provides vaccines to adults and children following the recommended schedule from the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services and the Center for Disease Control. The Immunization clinic can serve both clients with and without health insurance.

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (NENCAP), headquartered in Pender, NE, is one of nine Community Action Agencies in Nebraska. NENCAP manages several different programs as determined by identified needs of residents in the 14 county service area. The Agency serves over 10,000 clients a year due to successful outreach efforts. Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (NENCAP) programs include the Commodity Supplemental Food Program; Family Services; Immunization; Weatherization; Head Start; Women, Infants, and Children Nutrition; Early Intervention Services Coordination; Healthy Families. The agency serves Knox, Antelope, Pierce, Madison, Stanton, Cuming, Thurston, Dakota, Burt, Wayne, Dixon, Cedar, Washington and Dodge counties. For more information on NENCAP programs, call 1-800-445-2505.

NENCAPs Mission: “People helping people; empowering individuals, strengthening families and enriching communities in Northeast Nebraska.”

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Sunday, January 31***POSTPONED UNTIL 5/23/2021***

Wayne Area Economic Development Annual Banquet

Annual Banquet will be held January 31, 2021 at The Beaumont Event and Concert Hall.

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Monday, February 1

Ponca WIC & Immunization Clinic

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership will be holding the Ponca WIC/ Immunization clinic on Monday February 1st, 2021 from 10:30am to 2:30pm at First United Methodist Church, 223 W. 2nd Street, Ponca, NE.THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE COVID-VACCINE.  For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Program please call (402) 385-6300.

NENCAP’s WIC Program provides nutrition education and supplemental foods to income eligible pregnant, breast-feeding or postpartum women, infants, and children (to age 5). Find a clinic near you at signupwic.com. *This institution is an equal opportunity provider*

NENCAP’s Immunization Program provides vaccines to adults and children following the recommended schedule from the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services and the Center for Disease Control. The Immunization clinic can serve both clients with and without health insurance.

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (NENCAP), headquartered in Pender, NE, is one of nine Community Action Agencies in Nebraska. The Agency serves over 10,000 clients a year, in a 14 county service area. NENCAP programs include the Commodity Supplemental Food Program; Family Services; Immunization; Weatherization; Head Start; Women, Infants, and Children Nutrition; Early Development Network; Healthy Families. The agency serves Knox, Antelope, Pierce, Madison, Stanton, Cuming, Thurston, Dakota, Burt, Wayne, Dixon, Cedar, Washington and Dodge counties. For more information on NENCAP programs, call 1-800-445-2505.

NENCAPs Mission: “People helping people; empowering individuals, strengthening families and enriching communities in Northeast Nebraska.”

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Tuesday, February 2

Wayne WIC & Immunization Clinic

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership will hold the Wayne WIC and Immunization clinic on Tuesday February 2nd, 2021 from 9:30am – 3:30pm at the United Methodist Church 516 N Main Street Wayne, NE. THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE COVID-VACCINE. For an appointment or for more information regarding the WIC or Immunization Programs please call (402) 385-6300.

NENCAP’s WIC Program provides nutrition education and supplemental foods to income eligible pregnant, breast-feeding or postpartum women, infants, and children to age 5 years. Find a clinic near you at signupwic.com. *This institution is an equal opportunity provider*

NENCAP’s Immunization Program provides vaccines to adults and children following the recommended schedule from the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services and the Center for Disease Control. The Immunization clinic can serve both clients with and without health insurance.

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (NENCAP), headquartered in Pender, NE, is one of nine Community Action Agencies in Nebraska. NENCAP manages several different programs as determined by identified needs of residents in the 14 county service area. The Agency serves over 10,000 clients a year due to successful outreach efforts. Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership (NENCAP) programs include the Commodity Supplemental Food Program; Family Services; Immunization; Weatherization; Head Start; Women, Infants, and Children Nutrition; Early Intervention Services Coordination; Healthy Families. The agency serves Knox, Antelope, Pierce, Madison, Stanton, Cuming, Thurston, Dakota, Burt, Wayne, Dixon, Cedar, Washington and Dodge counties. For more information on NENCAP programs, call 1-800-445-2505.

NENCAPs Mission: “People helping people; empowering individuals, strengthening families and enriching communities in Northeast Nebraska.”

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Friday, February 5

Faculty Recital by Dr. Karl Kolbeck at Wayne State College

 

Wayne State College Department of Music presents a Faculty Clarinet Recital by Dr. Karl Kolbeck, associate professor of woodwinds, on Friday, Feb. 5 in Ramsey Theatre. The 7:30 p.m. performance includes piano accompaniment by Shelly Armstrong.

 

The concert is free and open to the public and will also be livestreamed. To view the livestream, go to www.wsc.edu/watch-live. The program is accessible by selecting the event from the Music Events list at www.wsc.edu/music. If patrons are exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19 they should remain at home and watch the livestreamed performance.

Musical selections create a waking escape, imploring listeners to exist in the moment, quiet the mind, and just absorb the sound. The musical journey encompasses diverse compositions from around the world, including Two Pieces Op. 35, Nos. 6-7 by Reinhold Gliere; Tristram and Iseult Suite by Kathy Henkel; Chant Slave by Joseph Edouard Barat; and Fantasy Pieces, Op. 43 by Niels Wilhelm Gade.

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Friday, February 12 – Sunday, February 14

Birds & Breakfast at Ponca State Park

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a romantic Birds & Breakfast getaway Ponca State Park February 12th -13th. Birds & Breakfast is a weekend getaway package that includes a 30% discount on lodging, a complimentary bottle of wine or cider, a breakfast basket in your cabin, and an opportunity to participate in the Great Backyard Bird Count independently on Saturday, February 13th. The Great Backyard Bird Count gives scientists a snapshot of the distribution of birds just before spring migration and data gathered over a period of years helps scientists determine a species’ range; if it is expanding or shrinking. For additional details on Birds & Breakfast call Ponca State Park at 402-755-2284 or email ngpc.ponca@nebraska.gov. Ponca State Park, Where People and Nature Meet.

Friday, February 19 & Saturday, February 20

The Little Red Hen Theatre Holds Auditions for “PUFFS”

Do you have it in you to be a PUFF? We’re looking for a few good-hearted, fun-loving, and magically inclined actors, techies and volunteers to be part of our first production of Season 2021: PUFFS!

Actors aged 14 and up are welcome to audition for this hilarious take on the adventures of a “certain boy wizard” at a “certain school of magic”. Rehearsals begin in early March with performances slated for April 15 – 18.

You must SIGN UP for an audition slot in advance, as space will be limited to adhere to social distancing guidelines.

For more information, an audition packet, and to sign up for a slot, visit our website!

Your wand is waiting for you!

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Thursday, March 18

Exhibit by Terri Parish McGaffin at Wayne State College

Walls and Bridges, an oil painting exhibit by Terri Parish McGaffin of Sioux City, IA, ruminates on the physical and psychological walls we build. The exhibit opens January 21 at 4:30 p.m. in the Nordstrand Visual Arts Gallery at Wayne State College. McGaffin is Professor Emerita at Morningside College. An artist talk precedes the opening at 3:45 p.m. in Gardner Auditorium. Both events are free and open to the public. Mask-wearing is required. Social distancing is strongly encouraged. The artist talk will also be livestreamed at www.wsc.edu/watch-live. The show runs through March 18. For more information, contact Andy Haslit at (402) 375-7031.

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