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SPRINGFIELD COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE
The next Springfield Community Blood Drive is schedule for:
Sunday Sept 18th.
Time: 8:00 A.M til 1:00 P.M.
Location: Springfield Fire Barn.
The Red Cross really wants people to sign up but remember WALK IN'S are always welcome and NEEDED.
Lisa Kallhoff, Certified Yoga and Tai Chi instructor will begin teaching Tai Chi, Moving For Better Balance at Springfield First United Methodist Church.
Tai Chi, Moving For Better Balance is a low impact, weight-bearing, aerobic and yet relaxing exercise. Tai Chi involves slow, gentle movements, deep breathing and mindful body awareness. This overall program helps to increase Balance, Flexibility, Strength and Mindfulness, while reducing stress. This class is wonderful for all levels and helps to promote wellness and peace in our Body, Mind and Heart.
The class will meet in the Fellowship Hall on Monday and Wednesday mornings. There will be two classes offered, one class for those with some knowledge of this practice and the 8 Forms and a beginning class for those who are new to the practice of Tai Chi.
Tai Chi: MFBB, Monday & Wednesday: This class will meet 2 times per week for 12 weeks, September 12th to November 30th
- 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
- Class Fee: $ 50.00
Beginning Tai Chi: MFBB, Monday & Wednesday: This class will meet 2 times per week for 8 weeks, September 19th to November 9th.
- 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
- Class Fee: $ 30.00
There will be a FREE informational talk and brief practice class on Wednesday, September 14th from 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. This will give you the opportunity to learn more about the class and ask questions.
EDUCATIONAL SERVICE UNIT #3
2016 Fall SCHEDULE
14801 S 108th Street
Springfield, NE 68059
INSTRUCTOR: Gary Boe
CLASSROOM DATES: September 17, 24, October 1, 8 and 15
CLASSROOM TIME: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
BEHIND-THE-WHEEL: September 17 - October 29
UMC Youth Group News
The IMPACT youth group of the Methodist Church is doing a ‘Box City’ overnight Saturday Sept 24th 8PM – 8AM. You may notice a bunch of kids sleeping outside the church that night. In conjunction, we are doing a canned food drive so if you want to help drop a can or two off and say hi!
Wednesday Morning September 28th – 7:45am The kids of the IMPACT Youth Group are hosting the See You at the Pole Event at flagpole in front of Platteview Central. This is a Student led prayer event where the kids spend 15 minutes praying for our schools, community, country and the world. All kids in Jr / Sr High are welcome to attend. Bring your bible and share a verse or a prayer. J
Sunday October 2nd IMPACT is conducting our annual Toilet Paper Drive around Springfield. You make get a knock on your door Sunday October 2nd!! We are collecting TP for folks less fortunate than us. Why Toilet Paper? Well it is one of those items we all need but you can’t buy with most food assistance programs. If you are willing to help, pick up an extra package or two and drop them off in the entry of the Methodist church or see if the kids stop by!!
SPRINGFIELD DAYS 2017 PLANNING MEETING
SEPTEMBER 29, 7PM
SPRINGFIELD MEMORIAL LIBRARY
To celebrate Nebraska 150 Sesquicentennial in Springfield, organizing for Springfield Days 2017 is already underway. All volunteers are welcome to attend meetings.
To learn more about NE 150, click on the link below:
Master Gardeners are available to answer all your gardening questions every Thursday at the Sarpy County Fairgrounds from 9:00am-12:00pm.
SOARING WINGS VINEYARD
17111 S 138th St
Springfield, NE 68059
(Nebraska Law stipulates that no outside alcohol can be brought onto the premise.)
Friday Night Music
$5 cover charge
7:00 – 9:30pm –
Band: Soldiers of Soul
Sunday Acoustic Music!
No cover charge - music is from 2:00 -5:00 pm.
Annual Harvest Festival
September 24, 12:00pm – 9:30pm
Check out upcoming performers and events at www.soaringwingswine.com!
See You at the Winery!
Pictured: Front row, Rita McKinney, Steve Martin and Ken Snyder. Back row from left, Alexandra Geditz, Renae Koehler, Rosalie Duffy, Chris Werger, Betty Colbert, Trish Miller, Patricia Heather and Fred Sagedal. Not pictured, Cheryl Jones.
The Red Velvet Cake Wars” Brings Family Fun to the Lofte
The Lofte Community Theatre in Manley announces its next production “The Red Velvet Cake Wars” by Jones, Hope and Wooten will open Friday, September 9 at 7:30pm. “Red Velvet” is the hilarious tale of three cousins, Gaynelle, Peaches and Jimmie Wyvette who are organizing the Verdeen family reunion in Sweetgum, Texas. Together they must tackle oddball relatives, a neighbor’s food-stealing dog, and a Texas-sized tornado. Hilarious characters with big personalities make this story fun for the whole family.
Betty Colbert of Weeping Water, Rosalie Duffy of Lincoln and Renae Koehler of Firth star as the three crazy cousins. Directed by Kevin Colbert, the cast also includes Trish Miller, Fred Sagedal and Rita McKinney of Omaha, Chris Werger of Eagle, Ken Snyder of Elmwood, Patricia Heather of Waverly, Steve Martin of Firth, Alexandra Geditz of Louisville and Cheryl Jones of Manley.
“The Red Velvet Cake Wars” will be on the Lofte stage September 9, 10, 11, 15, 16, 17 and 18. Show times Thursday through Saturday are 7:30pm. Both Sunday performances are 2pm matinees. Tickets are $19. Reservations can be made by calling the Lofte box office at (402)234-2553 or online at www.Lofte.org.
Christ Lutheran Church is seeking a new custodian for general overall cleaning, weekly and as needed after special events.
Christ Lutheran is located outside of Louisville NE at the corner of 84th St and Hwy 66.
Applications can be submitted using our Website:
www.clccassne.com Questions call: 402-298-8429.
Deadline for applications is September 30,2016
VETERANS SERVICE OFFICE
1st Friday of the Month-Eagle (Community Center)- 1-5pm
2nd Friday of the Month-Weeping Water (Library)- 1-5pm
3rd Friday of the Month-Greenwood (Library)- 1-5pm
Please call our office @ 402-296-9368 to schedule an appointment
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Community Sustaining Sponsors 2016