Humboldt County Community Calendar Published Nov. 22, 2013
Thursday, November 21, 2013 4:00 PM
Every Thursday in November
November is "National Novel Writing Month," and you're invited to find out more about it. Join the group meeting at Java Town each Thursday in November from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. For more information visit www.nanowrimo.org, or call (606) 356-2666 to learn more about the local group.
Through Nov. 25
As the holiday season rapidly approaches, Winnemucca Kidz-N-Cops is pleased to announce that it will again be able to provide a Christmas shopping spree to qualifying children (ages 5 to 12) throughout the Humboldt County area. Applications are available at the Winnemucca Police Department and can also be requested by mail. Theapplication deadline is Monday, Nov. 25 at 5 p.m. If you need additional information please contact Mike Pardovich at (775) 421-1746.
Through Dec. 6
In-Home Flu Shots
Humboldt General Hospital Emergency Medical Services Rescue is offering in-home flu shots to Humboldt County residents from now through Friday, December 6. Morning, afternoon and evening appointments are available. Cost is $25, payable by cash or check. The Centers for Disease Control recommends that everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated against the flu every year. Please call 623-5222, ext. 1363 before Monday, Nov. 25 to schedule your flu shot.
Through Dec. 18
Art display at the Humboldt County Library
Teddy Swecker, Sara Thielan-Fry, and Kitty Norcutt will be displaying their artwork at the Humboldt County Library through Dec. 18. An art reception to be announced.
8 a.m. Community Breakfast- at Sid's Restaurant. Our guest speaker will be coming from Las Vegas, Ricky Gourrier will be presenting Nevada Afterschool Network and what resources are available. Please feel free to invite anyone you think might like to attend. Its your community and everyone is welcome so come one, come all! Each person is responsible for buying his/her own breakfast. If you know of someone that would like to be a guest speaker in the furture, please contact: Alaine Kliewer- Nye, 623-9003 or e-mail: email@example.com.
Snap Circuits Club
Snap Circuits Club meets from 10 a.m. - noon at the Humboldt County Library. Create various circuits, each club meeting is $2. Call 623-6388 to register as space is limited.
Denio Turkey Shoot
Come and support our sagebrush communities at the annual Denio Community Club Turkey Shoot! Cost is $5 to shoot for turkey or chorizo; $6 to shoot for half slab of bacon; $12 for bone-in ham or a full slab of bacon. Outside shoot near arena, competitions for iron sites, 100-yard offhand rifle; 200-yard any rifle; 25-yard pistol and creative shooting. Inside shoot at the Community Hall from 2 - 8 p.m. for .22s with peep sites (provided). Youth shooters must be accompanied by an adult or show a valid Hunter Safety card. Concessions by Fields School PTA 11:30 - 5:30 p.m. Field School cow plop Bingo noon - 2 p.m.
Paradise Valley Community Breakfast
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. - Come to beautiful Paradise Valley for breakfast! The Community Hall is the place to find a delicious breakfast - eggs any style, hash browns, bacon, sausage, pancakes, orange juice and coffee, all for just $8 per adult.
Nov. 25 - 27
Nevada Health Link Representative
8 a.m.- 5 p.m. each day - A representative will be in the Job Connect Office helping people enroll for the Nevada Health Link Insurance. Individuals who would like to make an appointment with a representative, please call Job Connect at 623-6520 and ask for Ashley to schedule an appointment.
Want a sober Thanksgiving?
Join us at RAA Fellowship of AA for a Thanksgiving potluck at 237 Pacific Ave. They will be open 24 hours beginning Wednesday, Nov. 27 at 1:30 p.m.
Begin at the Flying J parking lot. Cost is $20 per person with all proceeds to benefit a needy family for the holidays.
Nov. 29 - Dec. 1
Festival of Trees
The Winnemucca Host Lions Club would like to invite the community to the Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall for the Festival of Trees! Hours are Friday from 4 - 8 p .m.; Saturday 4 - 8 p.m. with a bidder's reception at 7 p.m.; and Sundya from 1 - 5 p.m., with the tree auctions ending at 4 p.m. Admission is a suggested donation of just $3! Come see the wonderful array of trees and wreaths and take part in the silent auctions. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be available for pictures This is a great way to get into the Christmas spirit! Don's miss it!
Lowry High School Drama & Stagecraft proudly present The Seussodyssey. Performances will take place at 7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec. 2-4, in the LHS auditorium. Doors open for seating at 6:30 p.m. Prices are $5 for adults and $3 for students PLUS a can of food that will be used to help fill holiday food baskets. Join us for this fun play that the entire family will enjoy.