Pershing County Community Calendar
Wednesday, June 04, 2014 5:00 PM
Ranch Hand Rodeo rides into town June 7 and 8. With over 153 participants it promises to to be a great family event. The Rodeo starts at 12:00 Saturday 10:00 Sunday. Admission is $5, concessions will be provided by Relay for Life and Crazy Corners. Events include Bronc riding, team ropng, branding, Steer stopping and tie down. For kids 10 years and younger s dummy steer roping event. For information contact Sandy Kiel at 775-247-7122 or go on line to loveckrodeo.com
The Love lock Frontier Days
Committee is taking listings for the 2015 Lovelock Community Calendar during the month of May. Birthdays, anniversaries, memorials and meetings may be listed for $1 each listing. A 50% discount will be given for 20 or more listings. Calendars may be ordered for $5 each. Calendars will be available in December. Payment must be received before listings accepted. And last date for putting your orders and requests in will be June 4.
Please contact Contact Peggy at 273-2441, Marianne 273-1417, Jane at Ruffles & Rednecks, forms are available at the Review Miner office, Chamber of Commerce or can be mailed to PO Box 896
Pershing County museum opens
The Pershing County Museum will be open from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday thru Saturday. Everyone is encouraged to visit the many interesting displays that give a glimpse into the history of the Valley.
Living Waters Ministry House
Lovelock and Pershing County residents in need of free clothing may find what they need at the Living Waters Ministry House east of town at 700 Reservoir Road. The facility is open each Wednesday from 9 a. m. to 4 p. m., Thursdays from 1 p. m. to 4 p. m. and Fridays and Saturdays from 8 a. m. to 4 p. m.
For details call owners Cheryll Pritchett at 775-422-0691 or Howard Pritchett at 775-200-3241.
Pershing County Senior Center
The Pershing County Senior Center is in need of volunteers. We are looking for more high energy volunteers who can work at least once a week for a few hours. If you are interested in helping others, and have free time once a week during lunch, or have to do some volunteer hours for work, we would love to have you! Please come by the Center any time between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm or call 273-2291 and talk to Stephanie Wenzel.
Pershing County Resource Center
The Pershing County Business Resource Center is now open. It is located at the Pershing County Community Center, Star Room, 820 6thStreet, Lovelock, NV 89419. The center has 4 computers for free use by persons ages 17 and older for business, job, and educational purposes. The Star Room is also used as a classroom, so a calendar of availability can be found at www.pershingcounty.net. Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday - Friday. Call 273-7144 for more information.
Animal Rescue Group
If you are concerned about the welfare and the control of stray dogs and cats in and around the city of Lovelock, please call Dan at 273-0785 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
PGH needs volunteers
The Pershing General Hospital Nursing Home is in need of volunteers to spend time with nursing home residents, one on one visits and group activities. We also need donations of dollar store items for our Bingo Store. They win gold coins during bingo and bi monthly we set up a bingo store in the facility and let them shop. If you can help please call 273-2621 ext. 467.
Pershing County Library
The Pershing County Library is open Monday and Tuesday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Wednesday from 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Thursday from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Story hour Tuesdays with preschoolers (older than 3) from 10 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. The library is located at 1125 Central Ave. For more information call 273-2216.
Lovelock Animal Control Officer Sheri Crim can be reached at 273-PAWS (273-7297) at the animal shelter or on her cell phone at 770-0933. For animal calls after business hours, Crim asks residents to please call the Pershing County Sheriff's Department at 273-2641.
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. Sunday services at 11:30 a.m. No charge for wedding services or funeral services regardless of membership. For more information call (775) 538-7570.
Daily Mass at St. John the Baptist Church
Daily masses are held at St. John the Baptist Church on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday in the Father Vieages Room in the Annex.
Pershing County Water Conservation District
Meetings are held the fifth day of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Water Conservation District Office. Call 273-2387.
Lovelock Community Food Bank is serving at the corner of 8th and Franklin starting at 3:30 p.m. and will close at the discretion of the Food Bank. Everyone can receive free bread and dairy products, but a voucher will be needed in order to receive food. This can be obtained at the county clerk's office.
November - March, general meetings are held every other Thursday at 6 p.m. April - October general meetings held the Thursday prior to each scheduled race. Lovelock Speedway is seeking volunteers for various positions. If you are interested in helping out during the 2012 season, or want more information, please contact Maury Nelsen at (775) 842-5813 or go to lovelockspeedway.com.
First Thursday, 7:30 p.m. - The Pershing County Recreation Board meets at Lovelock City Hall.
Marzen House Museum
Second Thursday, 5 p.m. - The Museum Board meets at the Marzen House Museum. Call 273-4949.
Second Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - Domestic Violence Intervention board meets at the office in the Crow's Nest Plaza, 1475 Cornell Ave., Ste. 150. Call Flossie Redd at 273-7373.
Second Thursday, 6:30 p.m. - The Pershing County Chukar Unlimited group meets at the Eagles Hall. For more information call 273-2118.
Third Thursday, lunchtime - The Senior Center celebrates senior birthdays. Call 273-2291 for more information.
American Legion and American Legion Riders
Third Thursday, 7 p.m. - Attention all veterans. The American Legion Post #6 Lovelock meets at the Eagle Hall, 590 Cornell Ave. We welcome new members. Should you have any questions you may contact Al Nullman at 273-0419.
Free craft classes for kids
Each Friday - Classes formally at Creekside Variety are now being held in the Community Center across from the hospital. Fridays, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Free sewing and craft classes for kids ages 6 and up. Sewing machines and materials are free as are the classes. For information call the Community Center at 273-7144.
Frontier Days Planning
First Friday, 5:30 p.m. - Help plan the 2014 Frontier Days. Meetings are held the first Friday of the month at the Community Center at 5:30 p.m. Call 273-3160 for more information.
NA Saturday Night Live
Narcotics Anonymous "Saturday Night Live" group meets at the Pershing County Community Center each Saturday from 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. For more information call (775) 427-3727.
Third Saturday, 7 p.m. - Cowboy Church is held on the third Saturday of the month at 1035 Cornell Ave. at 7 p.m. (where Creekside Variety Store was) Live music. Harmony Ranch Ministry, Pastor Diana Gonzalez. Call for more information (775) 867-3100. Everyone is welcome!