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Hope everyone had a great weekend!! Hope you enjoy the newsletter this week!!

E-M Football Fish Fry!!


March 26th, 5pm-8pm

Tickets are $7 a piece.

Elmwood Murdock High School

If you need tickets let me know and I can find some for you or they are available at the door.




EMMA Pancake Feed a Hit!


Bill Connour, Mick Bornemeier, Lou Allgayer teamed up to flip pancakes.


Jacob Blunt's brought his "Baby Think It Over" to socialize.


EMMA display


Shay and Jordyn led the pack on the fire trucks.  The kids loved it.


Too stuffed to move, everyone enjoyed the morning.


Kurk Shrader makes sure Norman Brockhoff signs up to win a free Easter Ham

donated by Chris Cramer of the Elmwood Meat Plant.


Alice watches Lou to be sure he gets her pancake just right.


The Jones' horse around while waiting for their pancakes.


Finally!  It is perfect.



Deb and Pat Cunningham of South Bend stopped by for breakfast.


Angie Friesell serves up sausages to fellow merchant, Deb Lenz

The Elmwood Murdock Merchants Association knows how to throw a pancake feed! People poured in for the free pancakes and sausage. The members of the EMMA organization wanted to thank their loyal patrons for their business and the best way to say "Thanks" is with food! Mick Bornemeier volunteered his services and his grill for the event. Lou Allgayer, Bill Connour, and Mick teamed up to flip the flapjacks all morning. They were quite the team...the line went very fast.

Chris Cramer, Elmwood Meat Plant, donated the sausages for the event. Tuesday, they were pigs, Saturday they were sausages sizzling on the griddle preparing for their big day on Sunday. They were awesome! He also donated two Easter Hams for the drawing. Everyone had a great breakfast and the company was pretty good, too. Many merchants helped with the event and were so glad to see everyone turn out. Zachary Baumgart and Henry Clymer represented the Cub Scouts. They were on hand to help with the clean up.

Junior High Appreciation Night

You Guys Rock!!


No better way to say it than with Cake!


Tyler Bruns, Noah Tays, and Mitchell Rust


When they take a break from skating they text.

Some girls can do it while they skate.


Tanner Bornemeier steals the show!


Paige Vogler is stylin' in the hat and glasses.  Just call her "Hollywood."


Josh Dill jazzed up his skates with a little duct tape.

Use for Duct Tape - #987


The Girls go Crazy!


Paige, Jessie, Naomi, Raeanna, Rachelle, and Hannah


Some friends stopped by to help with the fun, Dennis and Annie


The boys are too cool!


Aaron Poole dances to the "Jump on It" song

Junior High Appreciation Night
Junior High Appreciation Night at the Flying Wheels was an opportunity to let the kids know how much they are appreciated. The 7th and 8th grades are special to our family since Joe is in Junior High. They are just a great bunch of kids and are fun to have around. It was a fun night with lots of skating, dancing, and dodgeball. The party was crashed by two Weeping Water boys but they fit in so we let them stay.



Improvements to Main Street

Randy Moss is making big improvements to main street in Elmwood. He is moving his lawn mower repair shop across the street to the old grocery store. You've probably seen the progress and wondered what was happening. Stay tuned for more info!



Survivors R Us Team is sponsoring a Pancake Breakfast at Plattsmouth Keno
on Sunday, March 28, 2010 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Minimum $5.00 per person donation is requested for all you can eat
pancakes, sausage, juice & coffee

Proceeds to benefit the Cass County Relay For Life

Please join us - mark your calendars - Relay is Saturday, June 26, 2010
visit our web site www.relayforlife.org/casscone or call 402-393-5801 for more information.


In the previous Elmwood-newsletter I indicated that this month's library seminar would be held on the 19th. That was a mistake that got past our advanced editing process. In fact the seminar will be held on the 29th @ 7pm.  We are sorry for any inconvenience this might have caused you!  Please come back on the 29th!



Auditions at Lofte Community Theatre

The Lofte Community Theatre in Manley will be holding auditions for "Heaven Can Wait" on April 5 and 6 at 7pm. There are seven principal character parts available for men and women ages 20 and up. Eleven minor parts are available for men and women ages 18 and up. Everyone, including those with little or no theater experience, are encouraged to participate.

"Heaven Can Wait" revolves around the young boxer-in-training, Joe Pendleton who refuses to admit that he is dead. After checking the records, his escort Mr. Jordan discovers that Joe is right. He's not supposed to arrive for 60 more years. After his manager cremates his body, Joe's spirit is forced to find a home within the wealthy Jonathan Farnsworth who is about to be murdered by his wife. Several good parts available.

Lofte Artistic Director, Kevin Colbert states that auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. No advance preparation is necessary. Performance dates are May 28-30, June 4-6 and 10-13. More details in regards to the show and the cast list can be found on the Lofte's website, www.Lofte.com.


Bess Streeter Aldrich Foundation's 2010 Spring Banquet

Sat. April 10th -- 6:00 p.m.

Elmwood School, 400 West F St.

Enjoy a delicious catered meal followed by an entertaining program.

Admission is $10.00.

Take a nostalgic step back in time at this year's "County Fair"-themed event! Speaker Mary Johnson will present, "A Harvest of Quilts". She'll display part of her antique quilt collection and tell about the history and origins of the collection.

RSVP to 994-3855 by April 5.



Never too young.  Kobi took to skating like a pig to mud...

like a cow to cud.  She's a natural!





Upcoming Events

  • March 23-26- TerraNova Achievement Test for grades 2-6

  • Wednesday, March 24th - Elmwood Christian Church Lenten Service 7:00 pm

  • Friday, March 26th - EM Football Fish Fry 5-8 pm EM Junior Senior High School

  • Sunday, March 28th - Hot Dog Dinner and Music Show - Elmwood Christian Church - 11:30 Dinner - 12:30 Music

  • Friday, April 2nd - Spring Break - No School

  • Saturday, April 10 - ACT Test, EM High School

  • Friday, April 16 - Spring Carnival.

  • Thursday, April 22nd - Spring Concert 7:00 Elmwood Murdock Elementary School


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