Lander County Community Announcements
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 5:00 PM
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.
Kingston days will be going on Aug. 2 - 4. There will be loads of fun activities. Check out the Inside Northern Nevada to see what is going on each day. Come to Kingston and enjoy good food, games, fireworks, music, raffles and much more. Free camping will be available in town Friday, Aug. 2, to Monday, Aug. 4.
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.
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.
Vacation Bible School
Hang on tight! Through every twist, turn, and dive Colossal Coaster World will challenge kids to face their fears and trust God. It's Vacation Bible School at Fellowship Baptist Mission in Battle Mountain like you've never experienced before! Children ages 4 through completion of the sixth grade are admitted free from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. daily, Aug. 5 - 9. Older children that have completed the seventh grade can come as helpers. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. or call Beckie at (775) 340-7689 and register early.
Lander County Historical Society meeting change
Due to scheduling conflicts the Lander County Historical Society meeting for August will be held at 7 p.m. at the Battle Mountain museum on Wednesday, Aug. 28.
Christ Lutheran Preschool openings
Openings are available in the morning and afternoon sessions of the 3-4 year old classes and Pre-K classes for the 2013-2014 school year. Tuition assistance grants are available for those who qualify. For more information, call Gail at 635-2290.
Sober Seniors selling chorizos
Pete's Chorizo for sale from the Sober Seniors 2014. Buy 5 pounds for $30! Available now at Haney's Furniture stop by or call (775) 635-9088. Other contacts: Sheila Campbell at (775) 635-9760 or Misty Quintana at (775) 374-0783.
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!
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!
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.
The Gospel Project Bible study
The Fellowship Baptist Mission began a new Bible study last month and will continue every Sunday at 9:45 a.m. The Gospel Project is a three-year study from Genesis through Revelation. The study teaches how the Gospel is reflected throughout the whole Bible. There are classes for all ages, from birth to adult. For more information, contact Bob at (775) 635-3470.