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 SOMETHING DIFFERENT
At St. Paul’s

SOUP and DESSERT LUNCH
Thursday, April 7th
11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
 
Vegetable Beef
Potato
Chili

Variety of Desserts

$6.00
 
St. Paul’s United Church of Christ

5th St. and Ave. A
Plattsmouth

Please come and bring a friend.


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A Health Fair for Body, Mind, and Spirit!

Sponsored by Health & Healing Ministry.

April 30, 2011   ~  9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location
First Lutheran Church
1025 Ave D
Plattsmouth

  • A Health Fair for Plattsmouth and the surrounding communities to come and discover health related opportunities are in the area.
  • Participate and receive health screening information particular to age group and gender.
  •  Health information and much more for Kids, Women, Men, Teens, and Seniors.
  • Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Kidney Early Evaluation Program will be present and free to everyone with hypertenstion, diabeties, protein in the urine, or any early kidney disorder.

 

 


 

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Tickets are still available to win this pretty "snazzy" looking motorcycle.  To purchase tickets for the motorcycle raffle, please contact the Plattsmouth Main Street Association at 402-296-5544.

You could also contact the editor to purchase tickets at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 


 

 

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Community Lenten Pasta Dinners
Hosanna Lutheran Church

Friday April 15:  Lasagna

5-7 pm

Meal includes pasta (meat or meatless)
Garlic bread
Salad
Relish tray
Dessert
Drink

$6.00 adults
$5.00 seniors
$3.00 10 and under
Ages 3 and under free

Hosanna Lutheran Church
700 South 18th Street
Plattsmouth, NE
(Just west of Plattsmouth Middle School)

 

 


 

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Plattsmouth Public Library, in association with The Big Read, will produce "Tom Sawyer" this summer.  Roles are available for four boys and two girls age 9 - 15, one man and one woman age 18-25, four women age 30+ and one man age 30+.  There may be non-speaking roles for more.  Auditions will be held Thursday, April 7th at 7:00pm, in the auditorium of the Plattsmouth Public Library, 401 Avenue A.  John Payton directs.


 

 

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Joey: 4mth old border collie mix puppy.  Very sweet little boy and really smart 

 

Update:  Oscar and Barney were both adopted into loving families!

  

Adoption fees on all animals is $60, this includes spay/neuter and

vaccinations.  Microchips are an additional $25 (well worth it)

Adoption application  

Adult cats are a free adoption to Senior Citizens.


 

 

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Bess Streeter Aldrich Foundation's Spring Banquet

Date:  Sat. April 9, 2011 -- 6:00 p.m.
 
Location:  Elmwood Elementary School, 400 West F Street
Reservations:  $10.00, RSVP to 994-3855 by Apr. 4
 
Program:
Tom Bassett presents
“Antique Values:  Their Ups & Downs”
 
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Whether you’re a connoisseur of antiques, literature, or just good food, you’ll find something to suit you April 9th at the Elmwood School.
 
The Bess Streeter Aldrich Foundation's Spring Banquet is open to the public and will feature a plated meal and program by Tom Bassett, owner of Bassett’s Appraisal Service in Lincoln.  Tom conducts appraisals for a number of banks and law firms, is a regular on KFOR’s call-in show “Problems & Solutions”, and teaches “Bargain Hunting for Antiques” at Southeast Community College.  In 1983, he conducted what is likely the largest antique appraisal in the history of Nebraska when he appraised Pioneer Village in Minden.  Following the presentation the winners of the 2010-2011 Bess Streeter Aldrich Short Story Contest will be honored and will read excerpts from their winning entries.
 
The Elmwood School is located at 400 West F Street, Elmwood, NE.  Reservations are required, and can be made by calling 402-994-3855 prior to April 4.  The price for meal and program is $10.00. 


 

 

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Greenblatt & Seay's Schoolhouse Performance Series presents "Meet the Instruments" , on Sunday, April 10, at 2:30 PM.   Greenblatt & Seay  will be singing and playing a variety of out-of-the-ordinary instruments, such as  a Swedish nyckelharpa, stumpfiddle, viola pomposa, etc.  Tunes from many cultures and time periods will be featured, along with some Greenblatt & Seay originals inspired by their decades of partnership.

The concert will be downstairs in The Old Avoca Schoolhouse, and  followed by light refreshments, and a jam session with the performers.  Avoca is in southern Cass County, Nebraska, on the 13 C Spur,  one mile south of Highway 34. Admission is $5.00 for adults, and $1.00 for children and students. For more information, write to  Greenblatt & Seay, The Old Schoolhouse, P.O. Box 671, Avoca, Nebraska, 68307, or call 402-275-3221, or e-mail them at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The historic Old Avoca Schoolhouse was built in 1925, and has been the home of the Schoolhouse Performance Series since 1990.  Music lessons, workshops, fiddle camps, and field trips are offered by Schoolhouse residents, Greenblatt & Seay, and are available by appointment.

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For folks who have never played a fiddle or violin, and are brave enough to try, come to the Schoolhouse Fiddle Workshop for Folks Who Have Never Fiddled.  Championship fiddler and fiddle book author, Deborah Greenblatt, will share some hints about beginning fiddling, shopping for a fiddle, reading music, playing by ear, etc.  Fiddles will be available for participants to play, and source lists and advice for further study will be provided.  The Workshop takes place on Saturday, May 14, 2011, 1 PM - 3 PM, in the Old Avoca Schoolhouse, Avoca, Nebraska.  Pre-registration is required, enrollment is limted, and there is a $20.00 fee.  For more information, call 402-275-3221, or send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

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