Lander County Local Announcements
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 5:00 PM
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.
The fifth grade at Eleanor Lemaire Elementary School will be holding their Fifth Annual Invention Convention on Thursday, May 15 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 the fifth graders.
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.
We will be having a Wii Tournament on Tuesday, May 20. There is a sign-up sheet at the counter at Jacob's Well. Be there to play no later than 5:30 p.m. on the 20. Prizes will be given out. Madden will be the tournament game played. John Scovil will be in charge of the event. Youth ages 12-18 come join us for a fun evening on May 20!
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
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.