The City of Weeping Water is currently accepting bids for the operation of the Concession Stand at the Weeping Water Ballfield during the summer ball season for the ensuring year. Bidders must be prepared to operate the concession stand for all scheduled games. Operation of the stand during Limestone Day Festivities is optional. Additional information and a copy of the proposed contract may be obtained by contacting the City Clerk's office.
All interested persons may submit a proposal to the City Clerk, PO Box 329, Weeping Water NE 68463 by 2pm on Friday, April 10, 2015. Minimum Bid-$500.
The City reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive informalities in bids submitted.
Desi Rae Nash has graciously offered to be in charge of the Community Garage Sales. A big thank you to her. If you would like to be included on the list or if you have any questions, please give her a call at 402-429-1896. Community Garage Sales will be held Friday, May 1st and Saturday, May 2nd.
The Pet Clinic will be held April 18, 2015 at the Fire Barn from 9-11am. In addition to being able to license your pets, Plattsmouth Veterinary Clinic personnel will be available to administer vaccines. Pet licenses are due by May 1, 2015.
Any person who owns, possesses, keeps, harbors, or has charge, custody, or control of an animal or permits an animal to habitually remain or be lodged or fed within his or her house, store, building, enclosure, yard, lot, grounds, or premises must license that animal.
Senior meals are available at the Hopper Community Center, 101 W Eldora Ave., Suite 3, on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Call Ruth Vogt at 402-267-5303 to order a meal or schedule a delivery.
UPCOMING MENU - SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
chicken & biscuit
cookie & orange
Friday, March 27, 2015
tuna & noodles
banana bar/fresh fruit
Monday, March 30, 2015
meatballs in gravy
The Lofte Community Theatre in Manley announces that it will be showcasing an original live performance entitled, "Plains Folk: A Lofte Home Companion" on Saturday, March 28 at 7pm.
Written and performed in the style of Garrison Keillor and NPR's popular program, "Prairie Home Companion," "Plains Folk" is comprised of a mix of humorous recitations, toe-tapping and artful storytelling. Written and performed by some of the Midwest's best artists including Tom Lucas of Omaha, this event has a homespun local flare fit for all ages.
The event will take place at the Lofte Community Theatre located just outside the town of Manley in Cass County. Tickets for the event are only $10 and can be purchased at the door or by calling the box office at 402-234-2553.
The Lofte Community Theatre in Manley announces that it is currently accepting scholarship applications for 2015 graduating seniors now through April 1st. The scholarship is based upon not only academic and extracurricular performance, but Lofte volunteerism and past participation in its live productions.
Applications are available on the Lofte website under the information tab. Instructions for completion and submission are available as well.
The 13th Annual Nebraska American String Teachers Association Fiddle Tune Composition Contest
This event inspires fiddlers everywhere to compose their own tunes, and supports the cause of string education throughout the great state of Nebraska.
1st Place: $100 2nd Place: $50 3rd Place: $25
Entries must be postmarked by March 31, 2015. The winners will be announced on May 23, 2015, during the Monumental Fiddling Championship held at the Homestead National Monument in Beatrice, Nebraska. The winning compositions will be performed at the Monument Fiddling Championship, and printed in Stringing Along, the journal of the Nebraska Chapter of the American String Teachers Association.
For the 2015 contest rules and guidelines, email
For more information about the Nebraska String Teachers Association:
Greenblatt & Seay Publications is a proud sponsor of the Nebraska ASTA Fiddle Tune Composition Contest.
Greenblatt & Seay's Schoolhouse Performance Series features championship fiddler/composer, Deborah Greenblatt, in "Fiddle Fables" on Sunday, April 12, at 2:30pm in the Old Avoca Nebraska Schoolhouse.
With the help of her fabulous five-string fiddle Deborah Greenblatt explores some of the trials, tribulations, and lessons that fiddlers often have in common. There is advice for the beginner, advice for the fiddler's families, for the growing fiddler, for the brave fiddler, as well as the fiddler who plays the viola. There are also inspiring stories of real-life fiddlers, teachers, and students.
The concert will be downstairs, followed by light refreshments, and a chance to chat and jam with Greenblatt & Seay. Avoca is in southern Cass County, Nebraska, on the 13C Spur, one mile south of Highway 34.
Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for students and senior citizens, and $1 for children. Seating is limited. For more information, write to Greenblatt & Seay, The Old Schoolhouse, PO Box 671, Avoca, NE 68307, or call 402-275-3221, or email them at
Registration is now open for the 2015 Schoolhouse Fiddle Camps in the Old Avoca Schoolhouse in Avoca Nebraska. Deborah Greenblatt, championship fiddler, author of many fiddle collections, will help the campers get in touch with their inner fiddler. The course of study during the Schoolhouse Fiddle Camps will be designed specifically for the individual campers who sign up.
The June Camp (Monday - June 15 - Friday, June 19) is for folks who consider themselves beginners. The July Camp (Monday, July 13 - Friday, July 17) is for folks who consider themselves intermediate or advanced. Enrollment is limited to 10 fiddlers for each week, so that everyone will get individual attention.
For more information, email Deborah at
To register online go to http://greenblattandseay.com/