Lander County LCC

Please note that there will not be a coalition meeting in December. The next Lander County LCC meeting will be held on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, at 12:30 p.m. at the Owl Club in Battle Mountain.

Free parenting classes

Free parenting classes will be held Wednesday, Jan. 15, and Thursday, Jan. 16, from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. The classes will be held at 190 W. 3rd St., Battle Mountain in the Sixth Judicial District Youth & Family Services Lander County building. Come learn effective parenting tips, simple techniques to regain some peace in your home, ways to increase love, compliance and positive family relationships. Contact facilitator Val Teichert for more information at (775) 560-4508.

Lander County

Conservation District

volunteers needed

The Lander County Conservation District has an empty board supervisor position. The position is volunteer. The board meets approximately quarterly (every three months) to discuss possible conservation projects in the county. If you would like more detailed information please call our office at 635-5565 or stop by at 815 N 2nd St., Battle Mountain.

Christmas Nativities

There will be nativities from around the world on display before the Christmas Musical Fireside concert and afterward. The creche collection will be ready for viewing one hour prior to the concert at 6 p.m. and one hour after the concert in the Battle Mountain Ward cultural hall. For those who will be displaying a nativity, please bring it to the cultural hall at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 15. Anyone in the community that wishes to display their nativity set please contact Woodra at (775) 635-9123. Everyone is invited to have refreshments, visit and view the creche collection following the beautiful Christmas Fireside!

Christmas Musical


The community is invited to the annual Christmas Musical Fireside sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Once again, the Battle Mountain Ward Choir and the Ward music chairman are hosting a non-denominational musical fireside and creche display. Many local musicians from many denominations have been invited to also participate in the Christmas cantata. This year's event will be on Sunday, Dec. 15, at 7 p.m. at the Battle Mountain LDS church. The theme is Christmas Carols from Around the World. Anyone who would like to sing is invited to join our choir rehearsals and perform with us. Please contact Ellie Layton for more information at (775) 635-2203. Everyone is invited to have refreshments, visit and view the creche collection following the beautiful Christmas Fireside!

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 five 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.