Lander County Community Announcements
Tuesday, May 06, 2014 5:00 PM
Sober Senior Chorizos
Pete's Chorizo for sale from the Sober Senior 2014. Buy five pounds for $35. 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
Christ Lutheran Preschool Yard Sale Fundraiser
Christ Lutheran Preschool located at 55 Bastian Road (across from the BLM building) will be having its Fall Yard Sale Fundraiser on Friday, May 9th (parking lot sales open at 2:30 p.m. and inside sales open at 3:30 p.m. until 5 p.m.) and Saturday, May 10th (7:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m). Proceeds from this fundraiser will go toward operational expenses of the preschool and tuition assistance. Yard sale donations from the community are very much appreciated. Acceptable donations include furniture, working appliances, other household furnishings, baby furniture and equipment (except car seats), books, toys, and clothing. The preschool is now accepting small items and larger items can be dropped off beginning Monday, April 28th. Yard sale donations can be brought to the preschool between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. For more information, please call Gail at 635-2290.
Christ Lutheran Preschool Registration for 2014-2015 School Year
Christ Lutheran Preschool, located at 55 Bastian Road (across from the BLM), is now taking registration for the 2014-2015 school year. Registration packets are available in the church office Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. The registration fee is $40. Parents also need to bring their child's immunization record. Tuition assistance grants are available to those who qualify and grant applications are available upon request.
Children who will be 3 by September 30, 2014 are eligible for the 3 / 4 year old classes that meet Tuesday and Thursday from 8:05 a.m. - 10:35 a.m. or from noon- 2:30 p.m.
Children who will be 4 by September 30, 2014 are eligible for the pre-kindergarten classes that meet Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. The morning Pre-K meets from 8:05 a.m. to 11:05 a.m. and the afternoon class meets from noon until 3 p.m.
Christ Lutheran Preschool is licensed with the Nevada Bureau of Services for Child Care and has been in operation since September 2002. Experienced teachers actively engage children in learning opportunities that enhance social, intellectual, physical, and spiritual growth in a warm, caring environment. For registration
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information, call Gail at 635-2290.
5th Annual Elko Softball Camp
Newton Field 550 14th St. Elko, NV 89801. June 9th-11th 9 a.m. -3 p.m. daily. $125 Per Player ( $100 per additional sibling). Ages 8-14. Preregistration is required. Go to www.softballcamps.com or call 1-800-222-8152
Lander County Hospice is seeking vendors
Lander County Hospice is looking for health and fitness vendors for their 1st annual color run on July 12. Also for healthy food vendors, so anyone that may have a small business with health/ fitness that may be interested in setting a table up to promote their knowledge and products please contact Crystal at 775-304-6311 for more information. We are also looking for Businesses and or people to help donate to this event.
Class of 1984 will be having a Class Reunion on July 26, 2014 at Elquist Park. For more information call Nate at 775-233-7876
The Nevada Department of Veterans Services (NDVS) Veterans Outreach "ROVER" Program will visit so veterans and family members will be able to meet with a Veterans Service Officer (VSO) to learn about benefits and services they may be eligible for but unaware of. ROVER will be in Battle Mountain at the Civic Center on Wednesday, May 7 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. To schedule an advanced appointment, contact Pamela (775) 688-1653 or Barbara at (775) 321-4880.
Battle Mountain Archery Club will be hosting two shoots in May. The first one is Sunday, May 4th at the wood corrals north of Battle Mountain. The second one is a Mother's Day shoot on Sunday, May 11th at Cottonwood Canyon. Sign-ins will start at 8:00 a.m. for both shoots. Need more information call Moe 635-9129 or Shawn at 340-5559
The 5th grade at Eleanor Lemaire Elementary School will be holding their 5th Annual Invention Convention on Thursday, May 15th from 7 to 7:30 p.m. in the Lemaire Gym. Students will be on hand to explain and demonstrate an original invention of their own creation, with an awards ceremony at 7:30. The public is invited to come and check out the creative ingenuity of 5th graders!
Are you concerned about your 2 ½-4 year old?
Does he/she follow simple directions?
Is your child talking enough?
Does he/she play with other children?
Can you understand what he/she says?
Does your child have poor coordination or balance issues?
If you are concerned about your child's development, please call Ms. Grimes, Early Childhood Teacher for the Lander County School District at Eliza Pierce Elementary School. Screenings available May 29-June 5, 2013 Call 635-2349 for more information.
SOCCER SKILLS FUNFEST & AYSO EARLY REGISTRATION!
Kids - bring your parents, your birth certificate and your soccer skills to the sign-ups on May 8 at Eleanor Lemaire Elementary School. We will have equipment and adult volunteers to challenge your skills at the field next to the school during the registration event!
All children who are 4 years old (by August 31, 2014) through 8th grade this fall can sign up to play soccer mid-August through October. The cost is $65 per child. A $5 discount is available if registered by June 30. There is also a discount for families with 3 or more players and some scholarships are available.
Go to eAYSO on line and sign your child up. Then bring your payment, child's birth certificate, and a printed copy of your registration form to Eleanor Lemaire Elementary School on May 8th between 4 and 6 pm. A computer will be available at that time if you do not have access to one.
AYSO is a volunteer run organization and your help is needed and expected. We have many jobs available that do not require any knowledge of soccer. We also provide quality training for all voulunteer positions. Please register as a volunteer on line at http://www.eayso.org/
AYSO's Vision is to provide world class youth soccer programs that enrich children's lives.
AYSO's Mission is to develop and deliver quality youth soccer programs which promote a fun, family environment based on AYSO's Six Philosophies:
· Everyone PlaysTM
· Balanced Teams
· Open Registration
· Positive Coaching
· Good Sportsmanship
· Player Development
The mission is accomplished by providing these essential services:
· Coaching and referee programs including quality delivery systems
· Quality administrative and operating systems with a support network
· Strong financial position
· Special network for volunteers, supported by a national staff
· Program research and development
For information, call Michele at 775 635-3470.
May 7 through June 18
SOCCER CAMP IS SCHEDULED
The AYSO Soccer camp is scheduled to run from June 16-20 at the Lander County Soccer Fields.
Cost: Ages 4 to 6 9 to 10:30 daily $75
Ages 6 to 16 9 to 12 daily $99
Ages 8 to 16 9 to 3 daily $155
For information call: Mark Lake 374-0021
We are hosting a Candidates night for all the Lander County Candidates on May 10, 2014 at 1PM at the Emma Nevada Town Hall. Everyone is invited to attend and we ask that you spread the word so everyone can attend.
Refreshments will be served.
Thank you for choosing Austin Nevada!