Luck of the Draw 4-H fundraiser
The Cherry County 4-H Council will be holding their annual Luck of the Draw raffle fundraiser this Saturday, February 15, during Bull Bash. They have a wide variety of items to raffle off.
The donors have done their part, now it’s your turn. Stop in the back of the Cedar Canyon Steakhouse between 10:30 am and 4:00 pm to test your luck in winning a variety of items. Purchase ten tickets for $10 or 30 tickets for $25. Deposit your tickets into individual drawings for the items you choose. Funds raised support 4-H awards and educational programs in Cherry County. Ticket sales close at 4 pm and winners will be announced beginning at 4:30 pm.
Heart Healthy Nutrition with Pat Jones
Pat Jones, UNL Extension Food and Nutrition Educator will also be at Cedar Canyon during Bull Bash. From noon until 3:00 she will help you learn more about Heart Healthy Nutrition. It will be an informal time for you to stop, watch her short presentation, pick up some information, and chat.
Siting of Wind Energy in Nebraska Symposium, February 12
On another note, there is a Siting of Wind Energy in Nebraska Symposium in North Platte that you may be interested in attending. Many people in the Sandhills remain hopeful that wind energy will be developed in the area. You can learn more about wind energy development plans in Nebraska and its potential impacts at the Symposium this Wednesday February 12 at the Sandhills Convention Center in North Platte. Registration opens at 8:30 and the symposium will end at 3:30. There is a $25 at the door registration fee, which includes lunch.
As always, you can call the extension office at 402-376-1850 for more information.