Veterans Day 2018
Local Veterans Day Schedule
Sunday, November 11
7:00 am - 1:00 pm: Pancakes and More- Elmwood Fire Hall
2:00 pm Veterans Day Salute - FREE Concert
Lofte Community Theatre (Manley)
Monday, November 12th
10:00 am : E-M High School Veterans Day Program
(including Quilts of Valor presentations by Oxbow Quilters)
1:00 pm E-M Elementary Veterans Day Programs
Both the High School and Elementary programs include special speakers and music. Veterans are encouraged and welcome to attend. Parents and veteran family members of students are also encouraged to eat lunch with the students.
(Photos and video of the events will be posted the week after)
Did you know it's the 100 Anniversary of the ending of World War 1? Help us honor those who served in the War to End all Wars with a ringing of the bells at 11:00 am on 11-11-11:11 That is November 11, 11:00 am
I'll bet you didn't know the significance of the date. Now you do.
Elmwood Community Center
Movie Matinees at the Community Center!!
In December the movie Christmasy will be shown on December 20th
The Elmwood Community Center provided daily lunches Monday through Friday for anyone who wants a good home cooked meal for a very reasonable price...$5 per person!
Morning Coffee Bar 8:00 am
Coffee, Tea, Milk
(Milk available, please ask the cook)
Free will offering - suggested $1.00
Noon Meals (Eat in or Take-out)
Please call by 9:30 am to reserve
Suggested price for noon meal is $5.00
The Elmwood Public Library’s website now has a customized feature that will help you in your job search!
Our staff worked closely with Nebraska’s Department of Labor and created a customized browser button that will scour Elmwood and a 50-mile radius for all available jobs posted on the state’s labor website.
Visit the following site
Look for the blue and yellow button labeled, “Local Jobs.” Single click on the button and you’re taken straight to a list. When we last checked, there were over 5,300 jobs (full-time and part-time) that came up!
You can do a narrower search and find local jobs within 10 miles of Elmwood too. You may be surprised to see what comes up. Does anyone want to deliver for Amazon during the holidays?
Preschool Story Time begins September 6th
Thursdays 10:30 am
Library cards are available for non-residents for only $10.00 What does this include? Access to the books, movies, and services at the library, PLUS e-books for your Kindle, or tablet reader.
Spread the word about the Elmwood Public Library!
Visit the Overdrive website for more information on checking out electronic books and media.
Monday 3- 8pm
Wednesday 2 pm -6 pm
Thursday 10 am - 2 pm
Saturday 10 am - 2 pm
Don't miss the Elmwood Murdock One -Act version of the play Godspell
I was lucky enough to attend a dress rehearsal last week and the talent we have is unprecedented. Many people may remember this play from the 1970's may have probably performed in the play.
The musical is structured as a series of parables, primarily based on the Gospel of Matthew. However, four of the featured parables are only recorded in the Gospel of Luke, and the narrative of the woman taken in adultery is only in the Gospel of John. The parables are interspersed with music set primarily to lyrics from traditional hymns, with the passion of Christ appearing briefly near the end of the show.
ECNC Honor Choir The concert was Tuesday, November 6th at Auburn High School.
Soprano Molly Feile was chosen as the only soloist for her voice part.
Back row l to r Spencer Koehn, Ethan Clements, Noah Arent, Abraham Vidaurre, Gus Pope. Front row Tessa Robertson, Sophie Frank, Rylee Hogue, Molly Feile, Maggie Richter, Katie Hanson, Kate Zakaras
There is a wealth of information on the new Elmwood-Murdock website. It is updated on a daily basis by various teachers and department heads.
Check out the calendar on the Elmwood Website
If the date is TAN (Beige) then there is something to do in town that day!!
Send me Elmwood-Murdock events you would like me to place on the calendar at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Little Free Pantry is located between Hufstader Chiropractor, the Elmwood Meat Market, and the Village Hall.
The items in it are FREE for those who are needy, don't have food in their cabinets and need just a little something to get them by till the next day. Various people donate items to put in the cupboard, and they notice that several items do disappear.
Spread the news. Stop by and put something in when you come back from grocery shopping. If you know a family or anyone struggling, let them know this resource is available in town.
What can you donate, what may you find?
Generally, canned vegetables and proteins, personal care items, and paper goods. Kid-friendly non-perishables, crayons, and school supplies are perfect, even travel soap and personal hygiene items are welcome.
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we have 8 different flavors to choose from.
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Lofte Community Theatre Announces a Free Event: Veterans Day Program!
Manley, Neb., October 26, 2018 -- The Lofte Community Theatre, located in Manley, NE, just 25 minutes south of Omaha will provide a free admission event on Sunday, November 11th at 2:00 PM to celebrate all current and past Veterans and their service to our country. There are none more deserving of a special musical event than our service men and women! The Southeast Nebraska Community Band will be performing both old and new patriotic song selections in celebration of Veterans Day.
The Southeast Nebraska Community Band been performing for 25 years and is made up of 60 individuals from 11 different counties throughout Nebraska. Some members have their roots playing with military bands in the Army or Air Force. Other members are former music teachers, while others just love to perform. Members range from middle schoolers to senior citizens. The Southeast Nebraska Community Band plays approximately 25 concerts per year providing a musical offering of patriotic songs, marches, swing, and big band styles, polkas, pop classics, and movie and show tunes.
This is a free event! So bring all of your friends and family and honor Veterans with us!
Should you have any questions about the event, you may contact the Lofte Community Theatre box office at 402-234-2553. Curtain time for the show is 2 pm. For more information, call the Lofte Community theatre or visit www.lofte.com.
About The Lofte Community Theatre: The Lofte Community Theatre is located in Manley Nebraska, approximately 25 miles south of Omaha. The theatre, a new post-and-beam style performing arts facility can seat approximately 330 patrons for each performance. Actors and audience members enjoy a beautiful climate-controlled venue year around. The Lofte offers a full concession stand, and also sells beer and wine. The theatre offers six core season productions each year as well as many special events featuring visiting artists including week-long children’s theater workshop, a free Veterans Day concert, and host high-school one-act play competitions in the fall. Approximately 12,000 visitors come through the doors annually.
Work on N-63 Alvo North Realignment
March 15, 2018 (Lincoln, Neb.) — Weather permitting, work is scheduled to continue the week of March 19 on N-63, between Alvo and I-80, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation.
Knife River, LLC of Sioux City, Iowa has the $11,758,926 contract. Work will include realignment of N‑63, culverts and box culverts, and wetland mitigation. This will be the second of two phases of work.
During this phase, N-63 will be closed to traffic from Reference Post 4+20 (Alvo) to Reference Post 9+68 (Church Road). A marked detour will be in place along I-80 to N-66 to N-50 to US-34 for southbound traffic and along US-34 to N-50 to N-66 to I-80 for northbound traffic. This portion of the project is anticipated to be completed in November 2018.
The Department’s project manager is Jesse De Los Santos of Lincoln. Motorists are reminded to drive cautiously through work zones and along detours.
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