School screening

Children turning 5 by Sept. 30, 2014 will need to be screened before they can enroll in school in Lander County. Screening dates are Aug. 11 - 14. If your child attended a pre-school in Battle Mountain, the school already has your contact information to set up an appointment. If not, please contact the school. Proof of birth and a current immunization record will be required at the time of the screening, so if you haven't ordered a birth certificate, please do so now. If you have questions or would like to set up an appointment, please contact the Eliza Pierce office at 635-2349.

Volleyball Camp

Battle Mountain High School will host a volleyball camp for girls grades 6-12, from Aug. 11-14. There will be seven hours of instruction each day from former and current college All-American players under the tutelage of the best volleyball coaches in America. Gold Medal Squared Camps are run by former and current Olympic team and national championship coaches. It is a great opportunity for Battle Mountain girls to learn, refine, and develop their volleyball skills. Call Toby Melver at 304-5925 for information.

Notary Training Session

There will be a Notary Training Session on Sept. 4 from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. at the High Desert Inn, 3015 E. Idaho Street in Elko. Check-in begins at 4 p.m. Class is limited to 100; registration fee is $45. Online registration can be done at

Vacation Bible School

First Baptist Church on 7th and Weaver will be holding their Vacation Bible School program, Jesus is my Superhero, through July 18 from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Come join in as they learn about the one, true, superhero. Jesus shows us how to be a hero in today's world. The program is open to all children who have completed grades kindergarten - fifth and will include crafts, games, missions and music. Dinner will be provided every night.

Agency D3 VBS

Fellow Baptist Mission (1020 Chukar Lane) will be holding their Vacation Bible School program Aug. 4 - 8. Grab your ID and head over to Agency D3 and join us as we investigate the truth about Jesus! Children ages 4 - sixth grade are admitted free from 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. During the week of July 28 - Aug. 1, adults and teenagers can experience Agency D3 with Bible studies and activities from 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m. every night, with each session beginning with dinner. Both weeks are free and open to everyone. Call Michele at 635-3470 for more information.

Class of 1984 gathering

The class of 84 will be getting together for drinks on July 25 at 7 p.m. at the Hideaway.

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School will be held through July 18 from 9 a.m. - noon for completed grades K-6th at the Grace Presbyterian Church. Contact/Info Sandy (775) 374-0063.

Private well owner training

Homeowner private well education, free informational training online and through webinars. Call UNCE at 635-5565 for information.

Summer school

Students in kindergarten through third grade will attend summer school at Mary S. Black and fourth through sixth graders will attend at Eleanor Lemaire. Summer school will run through Aug. 14, Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. - 11 a.m. Summer school is open to all students.

RPM Camp

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 a.m.-noon. The emphasis of the camp is fundamentals. For more information contact Paul Tremayne 635-5234.

Sober Seniors

Sober Seniors class of 2015 will be holding year 'round chorizo sales, $35/5 pounds, available at Conoco Pit Stop and Haney's Furniture. Call 964-8607 or email for more information.

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 a.m. to 3 p.m. For registration information, call Gail at 635-2290.

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.