Archive for February, 2016

Mary Poppins

The third show of the 2015/2016 season, Mary Poppins, opens at the North Platte Community Playhouse on February 19, 2016. Everyone’s favorite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” musical adventure directed by Scott Carlson & John Hales. The jack-of-all-trades, Bert, introduces us to 1910 England and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane […]

Barn Quilt Workshop

Barn Quilts – The Largest Grassroots Public Arts Movement in History! Barn Quilt Workshop Friday, April 1, 2016 9:30 am – approximately 4:00 pm Centennial Hall, Lincoln County Fairgrounds in North Platte The workshop is open to Adults and Youth, ages 12-18. Participants will learn about the hsitory of the Barn Quilt Movement in the […]

Mid-Plains Community College Celebrates 50 years

Join NOrth Platte in celebrating 50 years of higher education with Mid-Plains Community College this weekend.

Candy of WWI and Introduction to Chautauqua

Presenter Cecelia Lawrence will focus on candy that was invented in 1900 – 1920. Candy production and invention was limited by the lack of sugar. Nevertheless, candy was critical to the war effort. Come learn about the candy invented during this time period, sample a little candy, and learn about the impact WWI had on […]

Miss Nebraska Little Sisters

The application period for the 2016 Miss Nebraska Little Sister’s is February 1st to February 15th. Girls in 2nd and 3rd grades are eligible. Applications are available at all NebraskaLand Bank locations, JJ’s Bridal, The Pop Corner, Tallmon’s Jewelers and The Dance Factory/Warehouse. Miss Nebraska Pageant is June 8, 9 and 11, 2016. The Little […]