NEWS

Thursdays - Feeding His Flock Community Supper at the United Methodist Church in McCook.  Everyone is invited to a free, hot, nutritious meal without any obligation or charge.  The meal is served from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall, located in the basement of the Methodist Church. The Church is on the corner of Norris Avenue and E Street.

Blood Draws and Labs:  2nd Thursday of each month at the Red Willow County Health Department at Health Fair Prices.  Call for an appointment:  345-1790 or 1-877-250-2057.  The Red Willow Health Department is located on the Fair Grounds in McCook at 1405 West 5th Street.

Habitat for Humanity - is in great need of volunteers and/or donations for it's charitable projects in the area. To make a donation call the bank at (308)-345-4240 ask for Tami.  For additional information on Habitat for Humanity in general call Elda Shields at (308)-345-3452.

Hooked for Life-Fishing Faith Fellowship:  HFL is a 501cnonprofit organization devoted to sharing Jesus Christ with children and families through the sport of fishing.  Hooked For Life helps Christ-centered churches use fishing as a new and exciting way to share the love and grace of Jesus Christ.  for more information on Hooked for Life visit:  www.hookedforlife.org  the 2016 scheduled activities:    June 11: 10 am to 2 pm  Camp Hayes Lake; July 9:  9 am to 1 pm Red Willow Lake; August 13: 9 am to 1 pm  Swanson Lake; September 10:  10 am to 2 pm Barnett Park; Awards Banquet:  October 8 Meal-5:30 Speakers and awards 6:30 pm.  To register for any of the above activities contact:  George Huff 308-340-4119 or gbhuff@outlook.com; Rev. Johnny Walker 308-340-7173; Jim Berry 308-340-5825 Merlin Brown 308-340-5810 or Mike Harris 308-655-1949.  Hooked for Life is sponsored by the Ministerial Association-McCook, Nebraska.

Barn Art Class:  Saturday, June 4, 20165, 10am to 2 pm 1.1 or 2.2 boards at the BEE building in downtown Oberlin.  The class is prepar, non-refundable.  Prices vary on size and on pattern and on difficulty of pattern.  You may bring your own pattern and draw it, or have an organizer help pick one out and draw the pattern on.  Contact Kem Bryan for information:  785-475-3395.  Sign up sheets are available at the Chamber Office in Oberlin.  Money needs to be left with the completed form.  Bring a sack lunch, hair dryer and a yard stick to the class.

Melodrama Southwest Schools Foundation:  Saturday, June 4,2016, at 7 pm at the Southwest Public Schools Auditorium in Bartley, Nebraska.  Meal:  5:30 - 7 pm  Tickets available at the door for the melodrama are $5 each.  Sunday performance at 4 pm June 5th with meal following.  For more information call Les Roggenkamp at 308-737-7307.

McCook Evangelical Free Church Premier Basketball Camp:   Children ages 5 through 6th grade, June 6-10 from 9 am to noon at the YMCA in McCook.  Registration is free.  To register call the church office at 345-1661 or stop by at 602 East 14th Street in McCook.  All attendees receive a free T-shirt, ball, excellent instruction and a life changing message. 

Bethel Bible Camp 2016 Camp Dates:  Bethel Bible Camp at Wellfleet, Nebraska announces 2016 Camp Dates.  All camps start with supper, registration from 4:30 t0 5:30 pm:   Senior High Camp Monday, 6 pm June 6-11, 10 am Saturday, Grades 9-12;  Junior High Camp, Monday 6 pm June 13, to June 18, 10 am Saturday, Grades 6-8; Primary Camp Sunday, 6 pm June 19-21, 7 pm Tuesday, K-Grade 2 Parents may stay free if they want; Junior Camp Monday, 6 pm June 27-July 1, 7 pm Friday Grades 3-6  Wilderness Camp  Sunday July 10-16 Grades 9 through College Age.  Additional information:  308-963-4334  Kjdomes.ministry@yahoo.com  or bbclewis@nebnet.net

Buffalo Commons Storytelling and Music Festival:  June 10-11, 2016 in McCook, featuring the Steel Wheels, Andy Offutt Irwin, and Twyla Hansen. 

    Friday, June 10:  8:30am - 4:30 pm History's Mysteries Sacred Places Bus Tour, 1:30 - 3 pm Stories for the Young and Young at Heart at the McCook City Library with Andy Irwin, 6:30 pm Music and Storytelling Dinner Cabaret at the Bieroc Cafe with Twyla Hansen, Andy Irwin, and the Steel Wheels.

43rd Army Band Concert:  Free concert Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at 7 pm at Norris Park in McCook.  Bring uyour own lawn chair and bug spray.