Lander County Community Announcements
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 5:00 PM
Battle Mountain Archery Club 3D Shoot
The Battle Mountain Archery Club is hosting a 3D shoot on Saturday, June 29, starting at 8 a.m. It will be held at Cottonwood Canyon. For more information call Mo at (775) 635-9129 or Shawn at (775) 635-0140 or visit the website at battlemountainarcheryclub.com.
Crescent Valley BBQ & Drawing
Crescent Valley Emergency Fund, Inc. is having a barbeque and drawing at the Ranch House. The kick off is at 1 p.m. on July 27. There will be door prize tickets and jewelry prize tickets available. Refreshments available through the Ranch House.
First Baptist Church offers Services
The First Baptist Church would like to announce services and reach out to families of our community. Sunday services begin at 10:45 a.m. and Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. All are welcome! First Baptist Church is located on the corner of 7th and Weaver. For more information, please call 635-2055. We look forward to meeting you!
1978 BMHS Reunion
The Battle Mountain Class of 1978 will be holding its 35th reunion July 4 - 5, 2013. For
a schedule, please refer to our Facebook page: BattleMtn ClassReunion or contact Yvonne Conklin Webb at (775) 389-9768 or Donna Holley Hill at (775) 635-2004. Please let any members of the Class of 1978 who have moved out of Battle Mountain know about the reunion. Class members may also contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Hospice accepting gently used donations
Don't want to have a yard sale but want to get rid of your good quality stuff? Call hospice at (775) 635-8790. We will pick up your items or call us and we can meet up with you to collect them. Please no clothes or old appliances. We are accepting donations through July 24. We are going to be having our sale on July 27 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Battle Mountain Civic Center. Thank you from the hospice gals!
Residential Community Clean-Up
There will be a residential community clean-up through June 30 at various locations around town. Dumpster trash removed for free, as well as appliances and vehicles. Please call Battle Mountain Road and Bridge at 635-2728 or 635-2190 for more details, locations and with any questions.
Nevada Guard Open House
The Nevada Army National Guard is set to host an open house at its Elko Armory, 1375 13th St., on July 13 at 11 a.m. Everyone in the community is welcome to attend.
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training will be held July 11 at the Battle Mountain Civic Center at 5:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public. This training is specifically for members of the community who are interested in preparing for disasters. For more information, call Keith Westengard at (775) 635-5595.
Free high school sports physicals offered
Free high sports physicals are being held by the Battle Mountain Clinic on Aug. 5. Please call the Public Health Office before July 29 for an appointment at (775) 635-2386.
Vendors needed for July 4th celebration
The Battle Mountain Arts Presenters, with the support of the Lander County Convention and Tourism Authority, has taken on the task of putting on the Fourth of July celebration. The vendor and parade entry forms are available. Each vendor must sell different items than other vendors so sign up early. You can get your form at the civic center office, Monday - Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 635-1112 for more information.
Lander County Hospice Memory Quilt project
The Lander County Hospice is starting a memory quilt project. The quilt blocks will memorialize loved ones who have passed on. Quilt block prices: a 6-inch square with handwritten name is $10; a 6-inch square with a picture is $15; a 9-inch square with a picture is $20. The finished quilt will be displayed at the new Gift and Community store. For more information, contact Crystal at (775) 304-6311.
The Gospel Project Bible study
The Fellowship Baptist Mission began a new Bible study last month and will continue every Sunday
Lots of 4-H activities going on
Crochet is every second and fourth Tuesday of every month ages 5 and up from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Shooting sports is every first and third Tuesday of every month, ages 9 and up at the gun range at 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Legos Robotics is every second and fourth Thursday of every month ages 5 and up from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Crochet and Legos are held at the Extension Office. 4-H will also be presenting Story Time at the Battle Mountain Library starting July 19 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. It will be every Friday after that at the same time through summer months. Those under 5 must be accompanied by a parent/older sibling or a sitter. For more information, call Tonya McKenzie at (775) 635-5565.
Quilt Show to be held at Civic Center Aug. 3 and 4
The How the West Was Warmed Quilt Show is being put on by the Battle Mountain Quilt Guild and will be held at the Battle Mountain Civic Center on Aug. 3 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Aug. 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will feature more than 100 quilts, vendors and concessions. The concessions will feature local products. There will also be door prizes.