Lexington, NE Area Chamber of Commerce
The library will be closed Sunday and Monday, May 26th & 27th in observance of Memorial Day. The library will reopen at 9 a.m. Tuesday, May 28th
Novels for Knitters and other Stitchers will meet Tuesday, May 28th at 3 p.m.
If interested in Kindle, Nook or Ipad one-on-one classes contact the library at 324-2151 or stop by the library to sign up. There will also be 2 Pinterest classes in June. If interested, contact the library at 324-2151 or stop by the library to sign up.
“Dig into Reading” is the theme for this years Summer Reading Program. Summer Reading registration begins May 23 with Programming beginning on June 4th. Movies Madness will be on Mondays at 3:30 p.m. Programs for Birth-Grade 2 will be Tuesday at 10:30 and for grades 3-5th will be Thursday at 3:30 p.m. Stop by the library for more information.
The book club will meet on Monday, June 3rd at 3 p.m. They will be discussing “Firefly Lane” by Kristen Hannah.
Stop in and look at our displays. The displays in the case in the foyer is art by the Cozad Art Club. The display by the fireplace is “May is blooming by the fireplace is “May is blooming with great reads”.
LABOR DAY EXTRAVAGANZA
OPEN TOWN HALL MEETING
Congressman Adrian Smith will be in Lexington Wednesday, May 29th. He will hold an open Town Hall meeting at the Dawson County Opportunity Center, Room 204 at 3:30 p.m. This will last approximately 45 minutes. Coffee will be served.
PLUM CREEK QUILT
The Plum Creek Quilt will be holding their annual guest night on Thursday, June 13th at 7 p.m. at the Lexington Public Library. Guest speaker is Marci Baker of Fort Collins, Co. The program will be “A Little Girl’s Dream”. Co-sponsored by Library Initiative Grant, Lexington Community Foundation and Library Memorial Fund. Open to the public. Refreshments and door prizes.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
Vacation Bible School with Grace Lutheran and the Presbyterian Church will begin June 3rd thru June 7th, 5:45 p.m. to 8:20 p.m., at Grace Lutheran Church, 105 E. 17th, Pre-K thru 5th grade, we will serve a dinner and it is free.
The FFA students are selling flowers, vegetables and ornamental grasses at the FFA greenhouse across from Lexington High School on 15th. Hours are: 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on weekdays and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays.
BE BRAVE! WITH DONNA REINERS
We invite you to join us as we welcome Donna Reiners from Katy, Texas. Join us for a multi denominational gathering of women whether married, single widowed, or divorced. Donna will encourage women with a special message so bring a friend or neighbor. Donna is a fun inspirational speaker who loves the LORD with all her heart, mind soul, and strength. She and her husband Craig Reiners are both ordained and love to encourage others. They hold monthly meetings, yearly conferences, and retreats to strengthen the body of Christ. This event is open to the public so feel free to invited friends & family. A light meal provided. Free will offering. Trinity Lutheran Church, June 21st 6 pm.-9 p.m.
ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT
HYPERTENSION WELLNESS CONNECTION
May 29 at noon at the Community Health & Fitness Center. Join speaker Dr. John Ford as he discusses hypertension (high blood pressure), a condition that affects millions of people around the world. Left untreated, it can cause serious health problems such as heart disease and stroke . Learn what you should do if you have high blood pressure. A nurse will also be present to take your blood pressure. Call Pat Samway to make your free luncheon reservations 308-324-5651.
The 4th Annual Thunder in the Valley Car Show will take place on Sunday, May 26th, Downtown Lexington (Washington Street). Noon to 4 p.m. Rain or Shine. We encourage everyone to attend and help start off the summer in a car crazy way. Proceeds will go to the Wounded Warriors. The Nicolens will be performing and also lots of great food For questions call Mike at 324-9978.
PLUM CREEK RODEO
10th Annual Plum Creek Rodeo, June 7th & 8th, 7:30 p.m. each night at the Dawson County Fairgrounds, $6 Advance Adult-$8 at the gate, $4 kids 6 to 10-$5 at the gate. Kids 5 and under FREE. Tickets can be purchased at the Lexington Area Chamber of Commerce, 1501 Plum Creek Parkway (Opportunity Center). Get your tickets now and don’t miss out on this event.
2ND ANNUAL ART & WINE FESTIVAL FUNDRAISER
The Johnson Lake Chamber is hosting its 2nd Annual Art & Wine Festival, Saturday, June 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Lakeview Acres Park located oh Johnson Lake Drive (marker Dr14C) and is free to the public. Questions regarding this event, call Patti Johnson at 325-1764. Live Auction will begin at 3 p.m.