Thursday, November 1-St. Luke’s United Church of Christ will host a chili, chicken noodle soup along with sandwiches and desserts during the fall market from 11am-7pm at the church.
Saturday, November 3-The Platte Fraternal Order of Eagles #1834 will hold a chili & dessert cook-off for a good cause from 5-7pm. FMI call Jeri at 402-563-2340
Sunday, November 4-The Schuyler Sertoma’s Wine & Beer tasting event will be held from 1-5pm at the Schuyler Golf Club. All you can eat food, along with wine & steak basket raffle, silent auction and bottles for purchase.
Sunday, November 4-The Creston Women’s Club will host their fall dinner from 11-1pm at the Creston Community Center serving roast beef & Turkey with the trimmings. Proceeds will go toward the park and pool improvements.
Sunday, November 4-St. Michael’s Parish in Tranov will host their fall festival from 11:30-5pm with Mass at 10am at the church. Storm date is the 11th. Serving spaghetti and all the trimmings along with a country store, money window & raffles.
Sunday, November 4-Monroe United Methodist Church turkey dinner and bazaar will be held from 11-1:30 at the Monroe City Auditorium.
Sunday, November 4-Everyone is invited to a pancake and sausage breakfast sponsored by the Youth Mission 2013 & by St. Isidore youth from 7:30am-12:30pm in the school cafeteria. Proceeds will go towards youth mission trips in 2013
Sunday, November 4-The November meeting of the Platte County Historical Society will be held at 2pm. The program will be “Happy 100th Birthday Third Ward/Lincoln School.”
Monday, November 5-The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive at First United Methodist Church in Columbus from noon-5:15 in the Fellowship Hall. FMI call 402-564-8463
Monday, November 5-The Columbus Rescue Mission will host their celebration banquet at the New World Inn in Columbus. Seating begins at 6pm and the banquet is at 6:30 sharp. Tickets are free but reservations are needed by calling 402-563-1096
Monday, November 5-The Madison immunization clinic will be held from 10am-2pm at Trinity Lutheran Church in Madison. FMI or to make an appointment call 402-385-6300
Tuesday, November 6-The Phillips Volunteer Fire Department will host a soup supper from 5-8pm at the fire hall. Free will donation.
Tuesday, November 6-Dine Out for St. Leonard School will be held at the Pizza Hut in Madison from 5-8pm. 15% of the sales will help out the school.
Friday, November 9 & Saturday, November 10-The Keystone Christian Academy in Norfolk will host a Holiday Market from 5-9pm and then Saturday from 9-2pm at 715 Madison Ave. Norfolk.
Saturday, November 10-Augustana Lutheran Church in Genoa will hold their annual soup and bake sale from 10:30-1pm in the church Fellowship hall
Sunday, November 11-Your invited to Golgotha Lutheran Church’s Harvest Dinner in Wausa, serving swiss steak and all the fixings from 10-1 in the fellowship hall.
Sunday, November 11-St. Bonaventure Church of Raeville will host a soup supper from 4-7:30. Serving chili, vegetable & chicken noodle soups with homemade bread and desserts. Free will offering.
Monday, November 12-The Living Water Rescue Mission in York will host their celebration banquet at the York City Auditorium. Seating begins at 6pm and the banquet is at 6:30 sharp. Tickets are free but reservations are needed by calling 402-362-0127
Wednesday, November 14-The Polk County Health Department will host an immunization clinic at the Shelby Senior Center from 1:30-3:30pm. Call 402-747-2211 for more info.
Tuesday, November 20-The Polk County Health Department will host an immunization clinic at the Hruska City Library in David City from 1:30-3:30pm. Call 402-747-2211 for more info.
Sunday, November 25-Knights of Columbus Council 938 will host their Children’s Scholarship fundraiser breakfast buffet at the hall on 6th street in Columbus. Serving from 7:30am-noon
On Going-The public is invited to Coffee and Conversation every Friday at 10am at the Cottonwood House in Columbus. They provide the coffee and cake you provide the conversation.
On Going-The Polk County MOPS meets the 2nd & 4th Tuesday’s at 9am at the Stromsburg Evangelical Free Church. Free childcare is available.
On Going-Ready for a fresh look while helping out the Columbus Bark Park? The first Saturday of every month Abigail at Personal Appearances will donate 100% of proceeds to the Columbus Bark Park project. Just mention the park when you schedule your appointment.
On Going-WIC Clinics are held in Columbus Monday, Thursday & Fridays, Schuyler on Tuesday & Wednesday, Albion on Thursdays and Fullerton & St. Edward one Thursday a month. FMI call 402-564-9931 ext 202 or 203
On Going -The Spalding Head Start is accepting applications for the 2012-13 school year. The program is free for families that are accepted. FMI call 308-497-2180
On Going-Al-Anon Support group meeting is held every Saturday at 10am & on Wednesday’s at 5:45 at 12 & 12 in Columbus. Everyone welcome and bring a friend!
On Going-A military Family support group will be held the 3rd Sunday of each month from 1-3pm at the Prairie Valley Red Cross in Columbus. FMI call 564-8314 or 866-564-8314
On Going -The Fullerton Head Start is accepting applications for the 2012-13 school year. The program is free for families that are accepted. FMI call 308-536-3127
On Going -La Leche League of York will host a free breast feeding support group for pregnant and nursing moms and babies from 7-9pm at the Kilgore Memorial Library on the third Tuesday of each month. FMI call Gloria at 402-362-6875
On Going -The Columbus Senior Center will host a monthly Family Caregiver Support Group meeting on the 4th Tuesday of the month from 1:30-3pm.
On Going -The 1st Saturday of the month from 7:30-10am the 6th Graders at St. Isidore Grade School will host a recycling day.
On Going - Give the gift of life by donating blood on Wednesday's from 11:30-5:30 at the Prairie Valley Red Cross in Columbus. To make an appointment call 402-564-8464. Walk in's are also welcome!
On Going - Give the gift of life by donating blood on Tuesday's from 11:30-5:30 at the chapter house in Norfolk. Walk in's are also welcome!
On Going -If your group or organization has a non-profit event coming up, fax us the information at least two weeks in advance to 402-564-2867 attention Susan Littlefield.