Humboldt County Community Calendar
Monday, May 12, 2014 5:00 PM
Library Book Club
Humboldt County Library Book Club meets the second Tuesday, May 13, at 7pm in the Nevada Room of the library. All readers welcome. May's selection is "Margot" by Jillian Cantor. This is an interesting twist on 'what-if' Anne Frank's sister Margot had survived Bergen-Belsen, taken a new ID and moved to the United States. A sensitive, well-designed read.
Alzheimer's Support Group
Winnemucca Alzheimer's Support Group meets the second Wednesday, May 14, at noon at Humboldt General Hospital in the Sarah Winnemucca room across from Admitting. All caregivers and guests welcome to share lunch and conversation.
EMS Open House
11 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Humboldt General Hospital's Emergency Medical Services Rescue department invites all area residents to an EMS Open House at the ambulance station located adjacent to Humboldt General Hospital. The community will be treated to free goodies, tours of the ambulance station and vehicles, blood pressure checks, training in compression only CPR, bicycle helmet fittings and a bicycle safety course, weather permitting. Plus, everyone is invited to enjoy their fill of free hot dogs, chips, soda and cookies. For more information, please call HGH EMS Rescue at (775) 623-5222, ext. 1363.
Voter registration closes
Notice is hereby given that voter registration for the June 10, 2014 Primary Election will close on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Please contact the Humboldt County Clerk's Office at (775) 623-6343 or refer to the Clerk's Election Information posted at www.hcnv.us/clerk/clerk.htm for the specific requirements including residency time frames to register to vote for the upcoming election.
Paradise Valley Community Breakfast
7:30 - 10:30 a.m. - Come to beautiful Paradise Valley for breakfast! The Community Hall is the place to find a delicious home-cooked meal of eggs any style, hash browns, bacon, sausage, pancakes, orange juice and coffee, all for just $8 per adult.
FamilyConnect: A Family History Fair
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. - All residents in the Humboldt, Lander and Pershing county communities are invited to FamilyConnect, Winnemucca's first annual family history fair. Whether you are an avid genealogist, you are just getting started, or you simply want to discover the latest technologies and solutions to better connect with your family, FamilyConnect will have something for you. You will learn things such as how and where to start with your family history, how to organize your information, how to tell your own story, or even how to use the latest technology to solve real research problems. The day will include class sessions, one-on-one counseling and fair exhibits. Open to everyone ages 12 and up. Sign up at http://FamilyConnect.eventbee.com/event?eid=138013265 or pre-register at 8:30 a.m. the day of the fair. For more information, please email Kim Snow at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at 111 McArthur Avenue in Winnemucca. There is no charge to attend and lunch will be provided.
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.
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.
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.
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.
First and third Wednesdays, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. - Nevada Rural Housing Authority Rental Assistance Community Representative is available for applications or to answer questions at 705 E. Fourth St. For more information call (775) 887-1795. If you can't attend before 5 p.m. please call (775) 304-1532 to make an appointment.
Third Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - The Soroptimists of Winnemucca meet the third Wednesday of each month at the Sheppard Building. Dark July and August. For more information call Gina Rackley at 623-1236.
Bariatric Support Group
Fourth Wednesday, 6 - 7 p.m. - Humboldt General Hospital hosts a support group designed to help both pre-op and post-op gastric bypass and lap-band patients. The Bariatric Support Group meets in the Sonoma conference room at Humboldt General Hospital, and is facilitated by HGH Director of Social Services Laura Nelson. Those considering bariatric surgery as well as those who have undergone the procedure should attend. For more information, please call Laura Nelson, BSW/LSW at (775) 623-5222, ext. 1440. There is no charge to attend.
Northern Nevada ATV Association
Fourth Wednesday, 7 p.m. - The Northern Nevada ATV Association meets in the downstairs meeting room of R&L Casino. Non-members welcome! For more information contact Howard Hammond at 623-4401.
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.)
Baby Bounce for babies up to 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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Second Thursday, 7 p.m. - Winnemucca Motocross meets at Las Margaritas. For more information contact Tom (775) 421-2714; Lisa 623-6210; or Heather and Josh 623-0412.
St. Paul's Altar Society
Third Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - St. Paul's Catholic Church Altar Society meets at the Parish Center library.
Third Thursday, 6 p.m. - The Humboldt Volunteer Hospice is now facilitation Grief Relief at Humboldt General Hospital. This group is for anyone who has lost a loved one. For more information call the Humboldt Volunteer Hospice at 625-4040.
Third Thursday, 7 p.m. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars meets at the Veterans Hall in Bengochea Circle. For more information call Mike Johnson at 304-3672.
Scouting Round Table
Third Thursday, 7 p.m. - A round table for all adults involved in Cub and Boy Scouts is held at the LDS Church, 111 W. McArthur Ave. New topics of discussion and training each month.
Second and fourth Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. - Order of the Eastern Star meeting at the Masonic Temple. For more information call 623-3391 or 623-2164.
Lost and Found OA
An Overeaters meeting is held each Friday at Humboldt General Hospital in the Sara Winnemucca Room B from 6 - 7 p.m. For more information call (775) 445-9735.
Seventh Day Adventist Church
Each Saturday, 9:30 a.m. - Worship at the Winnemucca Seventh Day Adventist Church, 5130 Pallisade Dr. Bible study and children's Sabbath school at 9:30 a.m.; 11 a.m. worship hour.
Super Saturday Stories
10 a.m. - Come to the Humboldt County Library children's department for Super Saturday stories for all ages. For more information call 623-6388.
Each Saturday, 5 p.m. - Curious about D3 Church? We are a Bible-based, gospel-preaching, Christ-following group of people focused on spreading the news of Jesus throughout the city of Winnemucca and beyond. We are Disciples making Disciples who make Disciples. Come and worship with us at our next service at D3 Church, located at 403 Hanson Street (next to Curves). Leave your expectations at the door and come see what D3 is all about!
Lost and Found AA and NA Meeting
Lost and Found AA and NA meeting Mondays and Saturdays at Humboldt General Hospital in Sarah Winnemucca Room B from 6:30 - 7:45 p.m. These meetings are open an non-smoking. Coffee and raffle at each meeting. With enough attendance hot dogs will be served. For more information call (410) 617-3629.
Saturday night LIFE
Each Saturday night from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. it's Saturday Night LIFE at newLIFE Christian Center. Come join us for Bible-based teaching and encouragement. Childrens ministry also provided. Youth ministry after service. 1350 Melarkey St. Contact Pastor Eric at 625-4300.
Worship at Grace Baptist Church
Each Sunday - Grace Baptist Church holds 10:30 a.m. Bible training and 11 a.m. morning worship. Join us in fellowship and edification. We sing the traditional hymns and preach God's word. Held int eh Veteran's Hall on Bengochea Circle in Sage Heights. Pastor Dave Schaaf, 625-1117.
Worship at Winnemucca United Methodist Church
Each Sunday - The United Methodist Church, 138 W. Winnemucca Blvd., invites everyone to adult and youth Sunday School each Sunday at 9 a.m., worship services at 10 a.m. Pre-k through sixth grade Sunday school the second and fourth Sunday at 11:30 a.m. For more information call 623-2814 during office hours, Monday - Friday from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Worship at Word of Light Fellowship Assembly of God
Each Sunday - Sunday school 9:15 - 10:15 a.m. Sunday morning worship at 10:30 a.m. The chruch is located at 4505 E. Center St. For more information call Pastor Nathaniel Rhoads, 623-3322.
New Life Center Assembly of God
Each Sunday, 10 a.m. - Worship service at New Life Center Assembly of God Church, 36 N. Reservation Road., McDermitt. For more information call Pastor Bill Douglas at 304-3895.
Worship at Winnemucca Christian Fellowship
Each Sunday - Sunday school at 9:15 a.m.; worship service at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. For more information call Pastor Mark at 623-5431. The church is located at 4380 Grass Valley Rd.
Worship at Sonoma Baptist Church
Each Sunday, 10:15 a.m. - The Sonoma Baptist Church meets at 5970 Muddy Road (corner of Muddy Road and Grass Valley Road). Sunday School at 9 a.m. For more information call 623-3434.
Worship at First Baptist Church
Each Sunday at First Baptist Church, covern of Fifth Street and Garrison. Come join us in fellowship, where you are only a stranger once. Adult and children's Sunday schools at 9:45 a.m.; morning worship at 11 a.m. Evening worship at 6:30 p.m. For more information or bus service call 62-2085.
Worship at Lighthouse Baptist Church
Each Sunday at Lighthouse Baptist Church, 226 E. Fourth St. Sunday school for all ages at 10 a.m.; worship service for all ages at 11 a.m. For more information call 623-6786.
Worship at Christlife Family Ministries
Each Sunday - Christlife Family Ministries, formerly located at 16 E. Second St., will be temporarily relocated to the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 5130 E. Palisade Dr. Service schedule: Youth services Sunday at 9:30 a.m.; Worship and Word at 10 a.m. Christlife Family Ministries is a non-denominational, spirit-filled loving body of believers desiring to be a reflection of the Christ who saves us and redeems us by his grace. For more information call Pastor Allen at 421-1699; Pastor Lee at 304-3430 or Pastor Daryl at (559) 269-5464.
Grass Valley Baptist Church
Every Sunday - Grass Valley Baptist Church holds Sunday School and worship beginning at 9 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. All are welcome ot join us at 4150 W. Thomas Canyon Road. For more information call the office at 623-5714 or e-mail: email@example.com.
Worship at newLIFE Christian Center
Time of Reflection 10 - 11 a.m. Join us as we take time to reflect on how good God has been to us. NewLIFE Christian Center is located at 1350 Melarkey St. Contact Pastor Eric for more information at 625-4300.
Church of Christ
We are a Bible-centered, unified family of believers called to an ever-deepening relationship with Christ. We will pursue Christ through study, prayer and fellowship. For meeting time and location call Don at 304-8313 or 623-3135.
Located at 215 Aiken St., Calvary Chapel offers Sunday services at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m., with Sunday school for individual age groups. Nursery for children up to age three. Come and study the word of God with us by chapter and verse. Call 623-5544 for more information or visit calvarychapel.org.
Each Sunday, 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 Blvd. All needy persons are welcome.
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.
Serenity Seekers in Espanol
Serenity Seekers AA meets at 506 W. Fourth St. En Espanol a las 6 p.m. Puede hablar a 621-8320.
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.