Community Events

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KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2024

Juneteenth. Sauntering Day. Migraine Awareness Month.

Events                                   

* The Ainsworth city offices are closed today.

* The KBR Solid Waste Transfer Station is closed. Today’s Ainsworth garbage route was picked up Tuesday.

* The Long Pine city garbage route will be picked up Thursday.

* Area courthouses are closed today.

* Library Hours: Rock County: 10 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. Keya Paha County: 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Ainsworth: 1 until 5 p.m.

* Sandhills Ranch Expo at the Rock County Fairgrounds, 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. Craft show, 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. in Rock County High School with a shuttle running between the high school and fairgrounds. Roughstock challenge, 7 p.m. in the arena followed by a dance with music from Borderline in the beer garden.

* Long Pine Heritage Society meeting, 10 a.m.

* Ainsworth Assembly of God Church: Adult Bible study, 10 a.m.

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Exercise class, 10:45 a.m. Annual meeting, 1 p.m.

* Atkinson/Stuart Food Pantry open from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at 108 W. State St. in Atkinson.

* North Central Development Center Board of Directors meeting has been postponed until next week. 

* Ainsworth women’s league golf, 6 p.m.

* Bassett Country Club steak night, 6 until 9 p.m.

* Ainsworth Nazarene Church Bible study, 7 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
THURSDAY, JUNE 20, 2024

First Day of Summer. Recess at Work Day. Effective Communications Month.

Program reminders: Springview area news airs at 9:35 a.m. The Ainsworth Library Report airs at approximately 9:47 a.m. on KBRB’s Open Line program.

Events

* The city of Long Pine garbage route will be picked up today.

* Driver’s license exams are given in the Keya Paha County Courthouse at Springview from 8:30 a.m. until noon and from 1 until 3:30 p.m.

* Library Hours: Rock County: 10 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Ainsworth: 11 a.m. until 5 p.m.

* Sandhills Ranch Expo at the Rock County Fairgrounds, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Craft show, 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. in Rock County High School. A free shuttle runs between the fairgrounds and the high school.

* Ainsworth Senior Center Bible study, 1 p.m.

* Niobrara Council meeting, 1 p.m. in The Peppermill at Valentine.

* Ainsworth men’s league golf, 6 p.m.

* Bassett women’s league golf, 6 p.m.

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. in the St. Peter Lutheran Church at Bassett.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
FRIDAY, JUNE 21, 2024

Take Your Dog to Work Day. Giraffe Day. Music Day.

Events

* Promise Keepers Bible study, 6:30 a.m. in the D&B Cafe at Ainsworth.

* Driver’s license exams are given in the Brown County Courthouse at Ainsworth from 8 a.m. until noon and from 1 until 4:45 p.m.

* The Old Feed Store Art Center is open from 9:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. at Bassett.

* Library Hours: Rock County: 10 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Ainsworth: 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Keya Paha County: 1 until 5 p.m.

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Bridge, 1 p.m.

* Long Pine Outlaw Days schedule: Main Street Cruise Night, 7 p.m. Music by The American Rebel Tour, 8 p.m. at Tipsy Pine.

Sports

* Rosebud Little League schedule: Ainsworth Minors at Gregory 2 and Burke 2, games at 6 and 7:30 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SATURDAY, JUNE 22, 2024

Stupid Guy Thing Day. Cancer from the Sun Awareness Month. Candy Month.

Events

* Long Pine Outlaw Days schedule: Hidden Paradise 5-K run, 8 a.m. Main Street Parade, 10:30 a.m. Lunch and silent auction, 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. in The Palace. Walking Tour, 1 p.m. Kids Outlaw Games, 1 until 3 p.m. Animal doo-doo drop,  2 p.m. Pine Creek Duck Race, 3 p.m. at Hidden Paradise.

* A walking trail will be constructed at the new fishing pond east of the Brown County Hospital at 9 a.m. Any volunteers willing to help lay down weed barrier would be appreciated.

* The Old Feed Store Art Center is open from 9:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. at Bassett.

* Library Hours: Rock County: 9 a.m. until noon. Ainsworth: 1 until 5 p.m.

* Ainsworth Senior Center afternoon cards, 1 p.m.

* Ainsworth Golf Course hosting a celebration of life for the late Al Hansen at 1 p.m.

* Norden Ranch Rodeo, 6 p.m. at the fairgrounds arena followed by a dance with music from Loretta Lush and The Bittersweet Band from 9 p.m. until 1 p.m.

* Ainsworth St. Pius X Catholic Church: Mass, 6:15 p.m.

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. at 940 E. First St.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SUNDAY, JUNE 23, 2024

Let it Go Day. Runner’s Selfie Day. Public Service Day.

Church services
Ainsworth

* Ainsworth United Methodist Church: Early worship 8 a.m. Worship 11 a.m., also broadcast on KBRB AM 1400 and on the Web at www.kbrb.net.  

* Ainsworth Zion Lutheran Church: Morning worship airs at 8:15 a.m. on FM 92.7. Sunday school and Bible class, 9 a.m. Worship, 10 a.m.

* Ainsworth Assembly of God Church: Fellowship breakfast, 9 a.m. Sunday school, 9:30 a.m. Worship, 10:30 a.m. Evening worship, 7 p.m.

* Ainsworth Nazarene Church: Sunday school, 9:45 a.m. Worship, 10:45 a.m.

* Ainsworth Parkside Berean Church: Sunday school, 10 a.m. Worship, 11 a.m.

* Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church: Worship, 10 a.m. Children’s classes, 10 a.m.

* Ainsworth St. Pius X Catholic Church: Mass, 10:30 a.m.

* Ainsworth Congregational Church: Worship, 11 a.m.

* Faith 3:16 fellowship, 6:30 p.m. in The Connection.

Atkinson

* St. John’s Lutheran Church worship, 9 a.m. Sunday school and fellowship, 10 a.m.

Bassett

* Bassett Holy Cross Catholic Church: Mass, 8:30 a.m.

* Bassett Methodist Church: Worship, 9:15 a.m.

* Emmanuel Community Church of Bassett: Sunday school, 9:30 a.m. Worship, 10:30 a.m.

* Bassett St. Peter Lutheran Church: Sunday school and fellowship, 10 a.m. Worship, 11 a.m.

* Bassett St. Mary Episcopal Church: Worship, 10 a.m.

* Sybrant Community Church southeast of Bassett: Sunday school, 10 a.m. Worship and children’s church, 11 a.m.

Brewster

* St. John’s Lutheran Church near Brewster: Worship, 2 p.m. Sunday school, 3 p.m.

Johnstown

* Johnstown United Methodist Church: Worship, 9:30 a.m.

Long Pine

* Faith Christian Fellowship Church: Worship, 10:30 a.m.

Springview

* Springview Methodist Church:  Sunday school, 10 a.m., Worship, 11 a.m.

* New Hope Community Church: Sunday school, 10 a.m. Worship, 11 a.m.

KBRB will provide updated information regarding all church services in the area. In an effort to provide current and correct information, mail any updated information to KBRB at P.O. Box 285, Ainsworth, NE 69210.

Other events

* Double couple scramble golf tournament, 10 a.m. at the Ainsworth Golf Course.

* Stuart Stock Car Races, 6 p.m. at Stuart Park.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
MONDAY, JUNE 24, 2024

Celebration of the Senses Day. Lightning Safety Awareness Week. Rivers Month.

Program reminders: The Rock County Library Report airs on Open Line at 9:35 a.m. Gov. Jim Pillen’s monthly call-in program airs at 2 p.m. on AM 1400, FM 106.3 and the web.

Events

* Driver’s license exams are given in the Boyd County Courthouse at Butte from 8:45 a.m. until noon and from 12:30 until 2 p.m.

* Library Hours: Rock County: 10 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Ainsworth: 11 a.m. until 5 p.m.

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Rummicube, 2 p.m.

* Ainsworth Nazarene Church Vacation Bible study, 6 p.m.

* Women’s volleyball, 7:30 p.m. in the Ainsworth Conference Center. All ages are welcome.

* Ainsworth Elks Lodge meeting, 8 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2024

Korean War Begins – 1950. Columnists Day. Bathroom Reading Month.

Events       

* New Song Ladies community Bible study, 8 a.m. in The Connection on Main Street.

* Driver’s license exams are given in the Cherry County Courthouse at Valentine from 9 a.m. until noon and from 1 until 4 p.m.

* Ainsworth Zion Lutheran Church: Bible study, 9:30 a.m.

* Cherry County Commissioners meeting, 10 a.m. in the courthouse at Valentine.

* Keya Paha County Commissioners meeting, 10 a.m. in the courthouse at Springview.

* Library Hours: Rock County, 10 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Ainsworth: 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Keya Paha County: 1 until 5 p.m.

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Pinochle party, 1 p.m.

* Rock County Hospital Board meeting, 4 p.m.

* Bassett men’s league golf, 6 p.m.

* Ainsworth Nazarene Church Vacation Bible study, 6 p.m.

* Ainsworth American Legion, Legion Auxiliary and Sons of the American Legion meeting, 7:30 p.m.

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, at 940 E. First St.

Sports

* Rosebud Little League schedule: Clearfield, S.D., at Ainsworth, Minors at 6 p.m., Majors at 7:30 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26, 2024

Bar Code Introduced – 1974. Skyscraper Month. Soul Food Month.

Events

* Driver’s license exams are given in the Cherry County Courthouse at Valentine from 9 a.m. until noon and from 1 until 4 p.m.

* Library Hours: Rock County: 10 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. Keya Paha County: 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Ainsworth: 1 until 5 p.m.

* Ainsworth Assembly of God Church: Adult Bible study, 10 a.m.

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Exercise class, 10:45 a.m. Pitch, 1 p.m.

* Rock County Library Board meeting, 6 p.m.

* Ainsworth women’s league golf, 6 p.m.

* Bassett Country Club steak night, 6 until 9 p.m.

* Ainsworth Nazarene Church Vacation Bible study, 6 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
THURSDAY, JUNE 27, 2024

Decide to Be Married Day. PTSD Awareness Day. Entrepreneurs Month.

Program reminders: Springview area news airs at 9:35 a.m. The Ainsworth Library Report airs at approximately 9:47 a.m. on KBRB’s Open Line program.

Events

* Driver’s license exams are given in the Rock County Courthouse at Bassett from 9:30 a.m. until noon and from 1 until 4:30 p.m.

* Library Hours: Rock County: 10 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Ainsworth: 11 a.m. until 5 p.m.

* Ainsworth Senior Center Bible study, 1 p.m. Caregiver support group meeting, 6 p.m.

* Ainsworth men’s league golf, 6 p.m.

* Bassett women’s league golf, 6 p.m.

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. in the St. Peter Lutheran Church at Bassett.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 2024

Lightning Safety Day. Audiobook Appreciation Month.

Program reminder: Representatives from the Brown County Ambulance Association will appear on Open Line at 9:47 a.m.

Events

* Promise Keepers Bible study, 6:30 a.m. in the D&B Cafe at Ainsworth.

* Driver’s license exams are given in the Brown County Courthouse at Ainsworth from 8 a.m. until noon and from 1 until 4:45 p.m.

* The Old Feed Store Art Center is open from 9:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. at Bassett.

* Library Hours: Rock County: 10 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Ainsworth: 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Keya Paha County: 1 until 5 p.m.

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Birthday and anniversary party, noon. Bridge, 1 p.m.

* The Does drove burger feed, car and motorcycle show will be held at KC’s Classics on East Highway 20. Car show, 5:30 until 7 p.m. with people’s choice and trophies awarded at 8 p.m. Burgers, fries and floats served from 5:30 until 8:30 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SATURDAY, JUNE 29, 2024

Interstate Highway System Started – 1956. Dementia Care Professionals Month.

Events

* The Old Feed Store Art Center is open from 9:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. at Bassett.

* Library Hours: Rock County: 9 a.m. until noon. Ainsworth: 1 until 5 p.m.

* The 402 Bar on Main Street will have a Bloody Mary bar before and after the alumni parade. Feel free to bring in your burger or brat meal from the United Methodist Church.

* Ainsworth Alumni Parade, 10 a.m. departing from East City Park down Second Street to Walnut Street.

* Brown County Ambulance Association 50th anniversary open house, 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the new ambulance barn on the corner of Third and Walnut streets. Refreshments will be served, and Dr. Mel Campbell will be recognized for his years of medical service.

* Ainsworth United Methodist Church freewill donation burger, brat, beans, chips and dessert meal, 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the fellowship hall.

* Ainsworth Senior Center afternoon cards, 1 p.m.

* Ainsworth St. Pius X Catholic Church: Mass, 6:15 p.m.

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. at 940 E. First St.

* Ainsworth Alumni Banquet, 6:30 p.m. in McAndrew Gymnasium.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 2024

Leap Second Adjustment Time. Asteroid Day.

Church services
Ainsworth

* Ainsworth United Methodist Church: Early worship 8 a.m. Worship 11 a.m., also broadcast on KBRB AM 1400 and on the Web at www.kbrb.net.  

* Ainsworth Zion Lutheran Church: Morning worship airs at 8:15 a.m. on FM 92.7. Sunday school and Bible class, 9 a.m. Worship, 10 a.m.

* Ainsworth Assembly of God Church: Fellowship breakfast, 9 a.m. Sunday school, 9:30 a.m. Worship, 10:30 a.m. Evening worship, 7 p.m.

* Ainsworth Nazarene Church: Sunday school, 9:45 a.m. Worship, 10:45 a.m.

* Ainsworth Parkside Berean Church: Sunday school, 10 a.m. Worship, 11 a.m.

* Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church: Worship, 10 a.m. Children’s classes, 10 a.m.

* Ainsworth St. Pius X Catholic Church: Mass, 10:30 a.m.

* Ainsworth Congregational Church: Worship, 11 a.m.

* Faith 3:16 fellowship, 6:30 p.m. in The Connection.

Atkinson

* St. John’s Lutheran Church worship, 9 a.m. Sunday school and fellowship, 10 a.m.

Bassett

* Bassett Holy Cross Catholic Church: Mass, 8:30 a.m.

* Bassett Methodist Church: Worship, 9:15 a.m.

* Emmanuel Community Church of Bassett: Sunday school, 9:30 a.m. Worship, 10:30 a.m.

* Bassett St. Peter Lutheran Church: Sunday school and fellowship, 10 a.m. Worship, 11 a.m.

* Bassett St. Mary Episcopal Church: Worship, 10 a.m.

* Sybrant Community Church southeast of Bassett: Sunday school, 10 a.m. Worship and children’s church, 11 a.m.

Brewster

* St. John’s Lutheran Church near Brewster: Worship, 2 p.m. Sunday school, 3 p.m.

Johnstown

* Johnstown United Methodist Church: Worship, 9:30 a.m.

Long Pine

* Faith Christian Fellowship Church: Worship, 10:30 a.m.

Springview

* Springview Methodist Church:  Sunday school, 10 a.m., Worship, 11 a.m.

* New Hope Community Church: Sunday school, 10 a.m. Worship, 11 a.m.

KBRB will provide updated information regarding all church services in the area. In an effort to provide current and correct information, mail any updated information to KBRB at P.O. Box 285, Ainsworth, NE 69210.

Other events

* Ainsworth Alumni four-person scramble golf tournament, 9 a.m. at the Ainsworth Golf Course.

* Cleveland Bible Camp 75th anniversary church service, 10:30 a.m. in the new chapel at the campground north of Stuart followed by a potluck meal. The public and all past campers are invited to attend.

* Stuart Stock Car Races, 6 p.m. at Stuart Park. A fireworks show follows the races at 10 p.m.