Lander County Community Announcements
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 5:00 PM
Cowboy Country & Bluegrass Festival
The Cowboy Country & Bluegrass Association 501(c)3 would like you to come to the Third Annual Cowboy Country & Bluegrass Festival on June 14th, 2014, from noon to 6pm at Pioneer Park. This is a free event through sponsorships. Food, fun & music. Headliner is Lacy J. Dalton. Five local bands. Event point of contact is Dawn Baldwin at (775) 304-9207. Vendor point of contact is Shawnda Case at (775) 530-1104. Email contact is firstname.lastname@example.org. Contact Joe McIntyre at 4745 Piper Drive, Winnemucca, NV 89445, (775) 455-5115 (cell) or email@example.com.
School district survey
Lander County School District seeks your input in its ongoing efforts to improve student safety, academics and achievement in our county. Please take a few minutes to fill out this brief survey, giving written responses when possible. Your input will greatly help as they make decisions and changes for the future. Just visit the school district website at www.lander.k12.nv.us and follow the link. We thank you in advance for your continued support.
Photo session fundraiser for Mr. Wright's family
Sandru Photography is donating time and supplies for a fundraiser on Tuesday, June 3, along with the assistance from the Battle Mountain High School Student Council. All money will go to Mr. Wright's family. Each photo will cost $5 and will be burnt on a CD for the family to use in any way they wish. You can have buddy pictures, family pictures, single pictures. This fundraiser will take place at BMHS in the Commons from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. If you have any questions please contact Sondra Torgerson at 635-5436.
The annual RPM Basketball Camp will be held from July 28-30 at Battle Mountain High School. The camp is for students in the fourth-eighth grade from 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Grades 9-12 will go from 9 am-noon. The emphasis of the camp is fundamentals. For more information contact Paul Tremayne 635-5234.
Spirit team coach wanted
A spirit team coach is wanted at Battle Mountain High School for the 2014-2015 school year. If interested please contact Paul Tremayne at 635-5436.
AYSO soccer camp
The AYSO Soccer camp is scheduled to run from June 16 - 20 at the Lander County Soccer Fields. For more information contact Mark Lake at 374-0021.
Vacation Bible School
D-3: Discover, Decide, Defend, at Austin Baptist Church June 16 - 20. Adult Vacation Bible School every Sunday starting May 18 through June 15. Ernie Couch Revival Tour at Yamba Baptist Church on June 2 at 6 p.m. Also at Austin Baptist Church on June 3 at 6 p.m. After the concert a fellowship will be held. For more information on this please call (775) 964-2300.
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 registration
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 information, call Gail at 635-2290.
Hospice Color Run
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 reunion
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.
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.