Humboldt County Community Calendar
Monday, April 28, 2014 5:00 PM
Young Life club
The Young Life Club meets at the Winnemucca Youth Center at 6:42 p.m. This is a fun and safe environment for high school students. Play games, enjoy fun activities and make new friends. For more information call Lori Timko at (775) 455-5145.
May 5 - 6
A Senior Legacy
The Lowry High School senior drama and stagecraft students present their last production of the year - with an evening of skits beginning at 7 p.m.
Retired Public Employees of Nevada Meet at 1 p.m. at Larios Arms, 242 W. Minor St. Officers of Northern Tri-County Chapter; election of Chapter Officers.
6 p.m. - Northern Nevada Arts Council (NoNAC) meets at Las Margaritas. No Host dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. For more information contact President Jim Kinney 625-8356.
Community Garden Kick-off Party
Fun time for all! At the Community Garden! May 10 3 - 6 p.m., come on over to the Garden Kick-Off Party! Live music, belly dance performance, taekwondo demo, watermelon eating contest, face painting and activity booths for kids, tour the garden or sign up for your own plot. Have fun at the raffle and silent auctions and don't miss out on the seedling, food and bake sales! Buy a special Mother's Day gift; house plants, herb kits, Garden cook books and hand crafted soaps available. Raffle tickets $1each or 6 for $5 to win $100 in meat from RLM Ranch. For more info or to buy raffle tickets in advance call 623-2333.
Winnemucca Ladies Golf Club
Each Tuesday - The club meets every Tuesday and is open to women of all golf levels. March, April & October at 10 a.m.; May - September at 9 a.m.
Volunteers for Senior Crafters
WANTED: Volunteers for the Senior Crafters! The group meets Tuesday and Thursday in the craft room of the Pleasant Center senior center, 1480 Lay St. We have materials available for most crafts, and there is no age requirement! Finished projects are sold in the Gift Shop to benefit the senior center. Come make new friends! There is a chair waiting for you. Please call 623-6211 for more information.
Story Time for all ages
Each Tuesday, 10 a.m. - The Humboldt County Library hosts Story Time for all ages in the Children's Library. For more information call 623-6388.
Soup For the Soul
Each Tuesday, noon - The Winnemucca Ministerial Association sponsors a hot meal at the soup kitchen in the basement of the United Methodist Church on Winnemucca Boulevard. The meal is served beginning at noon each Tuesday. All needy persons are welcome.
Al-Anon Family Groups
Each Tuesday, Noon - Al-Anon Family Groups meet each Tuesday
at noon and Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at 506 W. 4th St., the Odd Fellows Lodge. For more information call 623-4972 or 623-5632 or email: email@example.com
AWANA Cubbies Preschool Club
Each Tuesday, 4 p.m. - Winnemucca Christian Fellowship
invites the little ones to the AWANA Cubbies Preschool Club. For more information call the church office at 623-5431.
AWANA Kids Clubs
Each Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. - Winnemucca Christian Fellowship invites kids ages K through 6th grade to have fun and at the same time learn how to know, love and serve God. For more information call the church office at 623-5431.
Civil Air Patrol
Second and Fourth Tuesday, 7 p.m. - The Humboldt County Composite Civil Air Patrol seniors meet at the squadron building at the airport. For information on how to become a senior member or how youths ages 12 - 18 can become involved in the CAP Cadet program, contact Wayne Smith at 625-3523 or just come to a squadron meeting.
White Sage Theatre group meets
Last Tuesday, 6/7 p.m. - The White Sage Theatre group meets at Las Margaritas to discuss upcoming and ongoing theater performances in Winnemucca. Dinner at 6 p.m.; meeting at 7 p.m. For more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Winnemucca Rotary Club
Each Wednesday, Noon - The Winnemucca Rotary Club invites local business men and women and interested community members to attend a no-host lunch every Wednesday at noon at the Las Margaritas meeting room. These weekly meetings serve as an excellent opportunity to network with a variety of individuals from all sectors in the community. For more information visit www.winnemucca-rotary.org or contact Lee Ann Morrell at 625-0040.
Each Wednesday, 6 p.m. - The Winnemucca Ministerial Association sponsors a hot meal at the soup kitchen in the basement of the United Methodist Church on Winnemucca Boulevard. Dinner is served at 6 p.m. All needy persons are welcome.
Bible Study at First Baptist Church
Each Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. - Bible Study at First Baptist Church, Fifth Street and Garrison. Come join us in fellowship, where you are only a stranger once. For information please call 623-2085.
Winnemucca Seventh Day Adventist Church Bible Study
Each Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. - Come to Bible study and prayer at Winnemucca Seventh Day Adventist Church, 5130 E. Palisade Drive, Winnemucca. For more information call Elder Pete at 623- 3057.
Word of Light Fellowship
Each Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. - Join your friends at Word of Light Fellowship, 4505 Center St. Wednesday night service for teens and adults. Separate children's programs for boys (Royal Rangers) and girls (Girl's Ministries) for kindergarten through sixth grade. Bring the whole family for this hour of learning and growing in the faith.
Boy Scout Troop 223
Each Wednesday, 7 p.m. - Regular meeting of Boy Scout Troop 223 in the Winnemucca Junior High School auditorium at 7 p.m. For more information call (775) 623-4649.
Lighthouse Baptist Church
Each Wednesday, 7 p.m. - Bible Study at Lighthouse Baptist Church, 226 E. Fourth St. For more information call 623-6786.
Lodge No. 19
Winnemucca Lodge No. 19 Free and Accepted Masons meets at 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month. The Lodge is dark in July and August. Information can be obtained by calling Skip Hammargren at (775) 304-3599.
Humboldt Masonic Lodge No. 27
Last Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. - The Humboldt Masonic Lodge No. 27 meets at the Lodge (dark July and August.)
24 months old
Each Thursday, 10:30 a.m. - The Humboldt County Library hosts Baby Bounce for babies up to24 months old in the Children's Library. For more information call 623-6388.
Each Thursday, noon - Winnemucca Host Lions Club meets in the Winners Hotel. Always looking for new members.
Each Thursday, 6 p.m. - The Winnemucca Ministerial Association sponsors a hot meal at the soup kitchen in the basement of the United Methodist Church on Winnemucca Boulevard. All needy persons are welcome.
Grass Valley VFD
Each Thursday, 6:30 p.m. - Grass Valley Volunteer Fire Department meetings at 5505 Katrina Drive.
Al-Anon Family Groups
Each Thursday, 7 p.m. - Al-Anon Family Groups meet each Tuesday at noon and Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at 506 4th St., the Odd Fellows Lodge. For more information call 623-4972 or 623-5632 or email: email@example.com
Christlife Family Ministries
Each Thursday, 7 p.m. - Christlife Family Ministries, temporarily located at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 5130 E. Palisade Dr., offers Bible Study "Adventures in Truth." For more information, call Pastor Daryl Peavy, (559) 269-5464.
Desert Twisters Square Dancers
Each Thursday, 7 p.m. - Desert Twisters square dancers meet at Winnemucca Junior High. For more information call Carol at 625-2929 or 623-3006.
Each Thursday, 7 p.m. - Winnemucca Civic Chorus meets at the French Ford band room.
Calvary Chapel Co-Ed Bible Study
Each Thursday, 7 p.m. - Calvary Chapel hosts a Co-Ed Bible Study. Youth activities at 6:30 p.m. Contact Pastor Kevin Rushing either at (775) 304-1442, or email: kevin@ calvarychapelwin.org.
Want to stop drinking? We can help! Serenity Seekers AA Fellowship daily meetings at 530 Melarkey, Ste. 219. Call for meeting times (775) 621-8622. There is literature outside the Room 219 door as well.
Contact Food Bank of Northern Nevada for SNAP Benefits
The Food Bank of Northern Nevada has a toll-free number for help clients apply for SNAP benefits (formerly known as food stamps). Call (888) 304 SNAP weekdays from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Great Basin Offroaders
4x4 fun with the Great Basin Offroaders. Meet great people who enjoy family wheelin' in the great outdoors. All 4x4s welcome. Call Kevin Sauers at 625-1529 or Tim Lambert at 625-2996.
Local Special Olympics Chapter
This group is for children ages 8 - 22. The group bowls in the fall and does track in the spring. You do not need to be a student in the district to participate. Call Leslie Molina at 623-0935 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Veterans Guest House available
The Reno Veterans Guest House is located at 880 Locust St. Accommodations and the comforts of home for US Military Service Veterans and their families during times of medical need. For more information visit them online at www.veteransguesthouse.org, or call (775) 324-6958.
Serenity Seekers AA
Want to stop drinking? We can help! Serenity Seekers AA Fellowship daily meetings at 530 Melarkey, Ste. 219. Call for meeting times, (775) 621-8622. There is literature outside the Room 219 door as well.
Church of the Good Shepherd Food Bank
The Church of the Good Shepherd Food Bank currently has donated food available for those in need. Pastor D.W. Hutson asks that you call ahead to pick up the items from the church, located at 16500 State Route 400 in Unionville. The church accepts food and clothing donations to give away to those in need. For more information call (775) 538-7570.
1st Way Pregnancy Center
1ST Way Pregnancy Center is located in the 3R Building at 630 Melarkey St. Free pregnancy tests, prenatal vitamins, confidential counseling and community referrals. Information on fetal alcohol spectrum disorder and smoking cessation programs. If you think you are pregnant, please do not use any alcohol or tobacco products. Staffed by dedicated volunteers. Supported by the local community. Pregnancy tests by appointment. Visit the Baby Boutique where all items are free of charge. Volunteers are always appreciated. Phone 625-BABY. The national crisis number is (800) 648-5683.
The Food Bank is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. The bank is located at 150 S. Bridge St. in Winnemucca.
Fallon Naval Sea Cadets
Fallon Naval Sea Cadets is a non- profit youth program designed to educate youth from ages 11-17 about the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard. Education includes military bearing, marching, physical training, courtesy, responsibility, and much more. Many opportunities are available for advanced training. Meetings are one weekend a month at the Naval Air Station in Fallon. Volunteers, both ex-military and civilian are needed for instructors and chaperones. For information on joining the Cadets or to volunteer, please call (775) 761-6193.
Free resistance exercise class
Each Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10 a.m. a resistance exercise class is held at the Humboldt County Senior Center. Resistance exercise is a program designed for seniors proven to increase balance and strength using weights. There is no beginning or advanced level. All equipment including the weights is provided. Come join our group for a fun and healthy hour of toning and strengthening. Sponsored by the Pleasant Center and RSVP.
Serenity Seekers AA in Español
Serenity Seekers AA meets at 506 W. Fourth St. En Español a las 6 p.m. Puede hablar a 621-8320.
RAA Fellowship of Alcoholics Anonymous
RAA Fellowshiop of Alcoholics Anonymous holds "Big Book Sunday" meetings at 2 p.m. each Sunday. Each Monday at 6:30 p.m. is the "12 Traditions" meeting. Both meetings held at 267 Pacific, off Hwy 95. For more information call 623-9371.
Adult Education Center at JOIN
Earn a GED or an Adult High School Diploma with an individualized study plan through JOIN, 705 E. Fourth St. Hours of operation: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday. Phone 623-6218 for an appointment.
Contact Food Bank of Northern Nevada for SNAP benefits
The Food Bank of Northern Nevada has a toll free number to help clients apply for SNAP benefits (formerly known as Food Stamps). The phone number is 1-888- 304-SNAP (7627) and will be operational from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Great Basin Offroaders
4x4 fun with the Great Basin Offroaders. Meet great people who enjoy family wheelin' in the great outdoors. All 4x4's welcome. If interested call Kevin Sauers at 625-1529 or Tim Lambert at 625-2996.