Lander County Community Announcements
Tuesday, November 05, 2013 4:00 PM
Elko ADRC holding grand opening Nov. 6
Access to Healthcare is opening a new Aging and Disability Resources Center (ADRC) Office in Elko, serving Elko, White Pine, Lander, Humboldt, Eureka and Storey counties. We are having our Elko ADRC grand opening on Nov. 6. Open house is from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., with the ribbon cutting ceremony at 4 p.m. at 405 Idaho St., Suite 214 in Elko. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call Andrea Moore, executive assistant, AHN affairs at (775) 284-8989 ext. 268
Wrestling Club sign-ups
Join the Battle Mountain Wrestling Club. Open to kids Pre-K to 8 grade, boys and girls interested in a competitive and energetic sport. Sign-ups are Nov. 5, 7 and 12 from 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. at Mama's Pizza. Please bring a copy of your insurance and your child's birth certificate.
There will be a breakfast for veterans and their family on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, at the Battle Mountain Civic Center from 7 a.m.-10 a.m.
Senior Center Bake Sale and Craft Fair
The bake sale and craft fair will take place on Saturday, Nov. 23, from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. We will have a variety of homebaked goodies for sale. The seniors are the "best cooks in town." Several vendors will sell their crafts. Come see Angelica's specialties, Robin's baskets, Helen's Gourds, and much more. Homemade chili will be for sale along with cornbread. Free coffee for all.
Boy Scout Food Drive
The annual Boy Scout Food Drive needs your support! Leave non-perishable food items in a plastic or paper bag outside your door for pickup by the local Cub and Boy Scouts. All donated food will be delivered to local food banks. Please place the bag outside no later than 9 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9. For more information call Senior District Executive Eric Maass at (775) 770-0343 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jacob's Well holding quilt raffle
The youth center is holding a raffle to raise money for movie equipment. The center is 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 Dec. 3. Buy one ticket for $1 or six for $5.
Lander County Historical Society needs your help
The Historical Society is asking the community's help in choosing or generating a title for a book that will focused solely on the history of Battle Mountain. The book will be written by Dana Bennett and will be published by the Lander County Historical Society. They are also seeking photos to be used in the book of significant events, buildings and/or people. The book will cover the year approximately 1870s to the present.
Please help choose a title from the following or generate your own: "Battle Mountain: Little Town in the Heart of Nevada"; "Battle Mountain: Little Town with a Big Heart"; or "All roads lead to Battle Mountain". The deadline was the end of October for the title and the end of November for photos. Make sure each photo has your name and phone number printed on the back. Send your comments, votes or photos to P.O. Box 663, Battle Mountain, NV 89820. Call the museum at (775) 635-8548, stop by the museum on Broyles Ranch Rd, or e-mail at email@example.com.
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!
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.