Events Calendar

Monday, April 19 – Friday. April 30

WSEAN Presents Food Drive 

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Thursday, April 22

Blood Drive in Laurel

Appointments are required. Donors who do not have an appointment will not be able to give blood. Blood donors should pre-screen themselves for fever prior to appointments. Only donors with temperatures under 99.5 will be allowed to donate. Blood donors are required to wear a mask for the duration of their appointment. Donors who do not have masks will be provided with one.

Schedule a blood donation appointment online at lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

  • LCC High School and Community Blood Drive, Thursday, April 22,

from 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM at Laurel –  Concord High School, 502 Wakefield.

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Thursday, April 22

Free Community Shred Day in Wayne  

Thursday, April 22

Spring 2021 Juried Student Art Show

The Wayne State College Juried Student Art Show opens Thursday, April 22 at 4:30 p.m. in the Nordstrand Visual Arts Gallery in Conn Library. The exhibit is free and open to the public. Maskwearing and social distancing are strongly encouraged. The exhibit includes original artwork by WSC students and will remain on display throughout the summer. For more information, contact Andy Haslit at (402) 375-7031.

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Friday, April 23

Dr. Karl Kolbeck Recital at Wayne State College

The musical mastery of Dr. Karl Kolbeck and Dr. Angela Miller-Niles commands Ramsey Theatre on the campus of Wayne State College Friday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m. Repertoire is specific for bass clarinet and piano, including the world premiere of Color’tudes by Howard Buss. Written for Dr. Kolbeck and Dr. Miller-Niles, Color’tudes musically interprets the influence of color on the human condition. This concert is free and open to the public. It will also be livestreamed. To view the livestream, go to www.wsc.edu/watch-live. For more information, contact the WSC Music Department at (402) 375-7359.

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Saturday, April 24

Events at Ponca State Park 

Monday, April 26

Brass and Percussion Ensembles Concert at Wayne State

The Wayne State College Brass and Percussion Ensembles deliver a spirited performance Monday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Ramsey Theatre. The concert features performances by the Brass Knuckles Quintet, Low Brass Choir, Trumpet Ensemble, and Percussion Ensembles. This performance is free and open to the public. It will also be livestreamed. To view the livestream, go to www.wsc.edu/watchlive. For more information, contact the WSC Music Department at (402) 375-7359.

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Tuesday, April 27

Men’s Senior Golf League in Laurel 10:00 A.M.

Tuesday, April 27

Faculty Tuba Recital at Wayne State

The sea can be calm, angry, enchanting, and frightening. Dr. Josh Calkin, Wayne State College Professor of Low Brass, presents a musical maritime journey Tuesday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Ramsey Theatre. This Faculty Tuba Recital is free and open to the public. It will also be livestreamed. To view the livestream, go to www.wsc.edu/watch-live. Repertoire includes the premiere of The Seafarer written by WSC Professor Matthew Haakenson. For more information, contact the WSC Music Department at (402) 375-7359.

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Wednesday, April 28

Blood Drive in Randolph

Appointments are required. Donors who do not have an appointment will not be able to give blood. Blood donors should pre-screen themselves for fever prior to appointments. Only donors with temperatures under 99.5 will be allowed to donate. Blood donors are required to wear a mask for the duration of their appointment. Donors who do not have masks will be provided with one.

Schedule a blood donation appointment online at lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

  • Randolph High School and Community Blood Drive, Wednesday, April 28, from 12:00 PM – 5:30 PM at Randolph High School, 207 N Pierce Street.

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Wednesday, April 28

Mariachi Negro y Oro Concert at Wayne State

Enjoy an evening of traditional Mexican and mariachi music during the Mariachi Negro y Oro concert on Wednesday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. at Wayne State College. Weather permitting, the group will entertain from the Peterson Fine Arts Patio. This event is free and open to the public. It will also be livestreamed. To view the livestream, find the Wayne State College Department of Music page on Facebook, or visit www.wsc.edu/music, select the event, and select the Watch Live button. For more information, contact the WSC Music Department at (402) 375-7359.

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Thursday, April 29

Jazz Ensemble Concert at Wayne State College

The Wayne State Jazz Ensemble performs Thursday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m. in Ramsey Theatre. The concert is free and open to the public. It will also be livestreamed. To view the livestream, go to www.wsc.edu/watch-live. For more information, contact the WSC Music Department at (402) 375-7359.

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Friday, April 30

Spring 2021 String Ensemble Concert at Wayne State College

The Wayne State College String Ensemble presents A Night at the Movies musical montage Friday, April 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Ramsey Theatre. Selections include the heroic theme from The Avengers, the charming Zoosters Breakout from Madagascar, and the intense Pirates of the Caribbean theme from the blockbuster movie. This performance is free and open to the public. It will also be livestreamed. To view the livestream, go to www.wsc.edu/watch-live. For more information, contact the WSC Music Department at (402) 375-7359.

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Monday, May 3

Spring 2021 Honors Recital at Wayne State College  

Wayne State College recognizes musical excellence during the Spring 2021 Honors Recital. Faculty members nominate diligent students who have made significant progress for this special performance. The Honors Recital takes place Monday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Ramsey Theatre. The concert is free and open to the public and will be livestreamed at www.wsc.edu/watch-live. For more information, contact the WSC Music Department at (402) 375-7359.

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Tuesday, May 4

Men’s Senior Golf League in Wayne 10:00 A.M.

Wednesday, May 5

Blood Drive in Wakefield

Appointments are required. Donors who do not have an appointment will not be able to give blood. Blood donors should pre-screen themselves for fever prior to appointments. Only donors with temperatures under 99.5 will be allowed to donate. Blood donors are required to wear a mask for the duration of their appointment. Donors who do not have masks will be provided with one.

Schedule a blood donation appointment online at lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

  • Wakefield Community Blood Drive, Wednesday, May  5, 2021 from 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM at Christian Church of Wakefield, 303 Johnson Street.

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Sunday, May 9

Mother’s Day Picnic at Ponca State Park 

Tuesday, May 11

Men’s Senior Golf League in Wakefield 10:00 A.M.

Thursday, May 13

Blood Drive in Allen

Appointments are required. Donors who do not have an appointment will not be able to give blood. Blood donors should pre-screen themselves for fever prior to appointments. Only donors with temperatures under 99.5 will be allowed to donate. Blood donors are required to wear a mask for the duration of their appointment. Donors who do not have masks will be provided with one.

Schedule a blood donation appointment online at lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

  • Allen Community Blood Drive, Thursday, May 13, 2021 from 4:30 PM – 7:20 PM at Legion Hall, 104 2nd St.

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Thursday, May 13

Blood Drive in Bancroft-Rosalie

Appointments are required. Donors who do not have an appointment will not be able to give blood. Blood donors should pre-screen themselves for fever prior to appointments. Only donors with temperatures under 99.5 will be allowed to donate. Blood donors are required to wear a mask for the duration of their appointment. Donors who do not have masks will be provided with one.

Schedule a blood donation appointment online at lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.

  • Bancroft-Rosalie High School and Community Blood Drive, Thursday, May 13, 2021 from 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM at Bancroft-Rosalie Public Schools, 708 Main Street.

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Tuesday, May 18

Men’s Senior Golf League in Hartington 9:30 A.M.

Saturday, May 22

Bill Morris Memorial Fishing Derby at Ponca State Park 

Sunday, May 23

WAED Annual Banquet

The Wayne Area Economic Development (WAED) Annual Banquet at the Beaumont Concert and Event Hall will be postponed until May 23, 2021.Tickets for the WAED Annual Banquet will be on sale starting February 1, 2021. Reservations are available for $275 per table (includes 8 drink tickets) or $30 per person. The WAED Annual Banquet will feature the annual dessert and silent auctions. Recipients for Business of the Year, Most Valuable Patron, Educator of the Year, and Citizen of the Year will also be recognized on May 23, 2021.

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Tuesday, May 25

Men’s Senior Golf League in Laurel 9:30 A.M.

Friday, June 25 – Sunday, June 27

150 Years of Excellence in Wisner