Lander County Community Announcements
Tuesday, October 01, 2013 5:00 PM
Jacob's Well holding quilt raffle
The youth center is holding a raffle to raise money for movie equipment. They are raffling off a beautiful handmade quilt that was donated by a local quilter (and great friend!) Betty Thompson. The quilt is on display at Jacob's Well. Tickets will be sold until Oct. 31. Buy one ticket for a dollar or six for $5.
Homecoming for Battle Mountain High School will be Oct. 7 - 12. The theme is Level Up to the Longhorns and it is based on video games. The following is a schedule of events. There will be other additional information to follow closer to the week of Homecoming. If you have any questions contact Sondra Torgerson at the high school at (775) 635-5436. Monday, Oct. 7 - Powder Puff Football Game 6:30 p.m. at the football field; Tuesday, Oct. 8 - He-Man Volleyball Tournament 7 p.m. at the gym; Thursday, Oct. 10 - Vanities 7:30 p.m. at the Civic Center with the bonfire to follow; Friday, Oct. 11 - Parade at noon, football at 7 p.m. against Yerington; Saturday, Oct. 12 - Dance at high school from 8:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
First Baptist Church offers Services
The First Baptist Church would like to announce services and reach out to families and the youth of our community. Sunday services began at 10:45 a.m. and Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Youth group will be held from 6 - 9 p.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!
8th Annual DV Fun
The Lander County Committee Against Domestic Violence will be hosting their annual Fun Run/Walk on Oct. 5 at 9 a.m. Pre-registration can be done at the Lander County Juvenile Department or the Family Resource Center. Registration is: $5 students, $10 individuals, $25 family or business (more than five people will be $8 each). Businesses need to register by Sept. 27. You will receive breakfast, a T-shirt and a goodie bag. Check in at 8:30 a.m. at the Elquist Park in Battle Mountain on the day of the event.
Craft Show at The Cookhouse Museum
Craft show Nov. 1 & 2 at the Cookhouse Museum. It will be open 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 1, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2. Vendors needed with handmade items only. Contact Salle at 635-2450, Coxie at 635-2582 or the Cookhouse Museum at 635-8584.
4-H fair project sheets need to be signed
All 4-H youth who plan to put static entries (projects) in the Lander County Fair must bring them to the 4-H office to have their project sheets signed. Please call your 4-H/Youth Coordinator Tonya McKenzie at (775) 635-5565 or stop by the extension office with any questions.
Lander County Fair
The Lander County fair is looking for vendors. For more information contact Shannon at (775) 635-5565 or (208) 899-9778.
Sober Seniors chorizos
Pete's Chorizo for sale from the Sober Seniors 2014. Buy 5 pounds for $30. Stop by Haney's Furniture or call (775) 635-9088. Other contacts: Sheila Campbell at (775) 635-9760 or Misty Quintana at (775) 374-0783.
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.