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KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 2023

Program reminders: Ainsworth boys wrestling quadrangular airs at 4 p.m. on FM 92.7 and the web.

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.

* 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.

* North Central District Health Department Board meeting, 10:30 a.m. in the district office at O’Neill.

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

Sports

* West Holt varsity boys wrestling at the Ord Invitational, 11 a.m.

* Ainsworth varsity boys wrestling quadrangular, 4 p.m. North Central, Twin Loup,  and Todd County, S.D., are the teams competing. Ainsworth vs. Todd County, followed by Twin Loup vs. North Central, Ainsworth vs. Twin Loup, North Central vs. Todd County, Todd County vs. Twin Loup, and Ainsworth vs. North Central.

* Southwest Conference Basketball Tournament semifinals at Kearney:
Girls
No. 1 Gothenburg vs. No. 4 Ogallala, 3:30 p.m.
No. 2 Minden vs. No. 3 Broken Bow, 5 p.m.
Boys
No. 1 Ogallala vs. No. 4 Holdrege, 6:30 p.m.
No. 2 McCook vs. No. 3 Gothenburg, 8 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SATURDAY, JANUARY 28, 2023

Program reminders: Husker men’s basketball at Maryland airs at 2:30 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3. Opening round of the Niobrara Valley Conference Basketball Tournament at Elkhorn Valley airs on FM 92.7 and the web, with the West Holt girls vs. Santee at 2 p.m., followed by the West Holt boys vs. Neligh-Oakdale and the North Central girls vs. Stuart.

Events

* Ainsworth will not travel to Gordon for the Gordon-Rushville Speech Invitational.

* Stuart and West Holt speech at the Ord Invitational, 8 a.m.

* The Old Feed Store Art Center is open from 9 a.m. until noon 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.

* The Sandhills Care Center is hosting a memorial service at 2 p.m. for loved ones lost from July through December.

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

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Park Homes meeting room.

Sports

* North Central junior high boys basketball at the Colome Tournament has been cancelled.

* West Holt varsity boys wrestling at the Plainview Invitational, 9:30 a.m.

* Ainsworth Wrestling Invitational has been cancelled due to the weather.

* Ainsworth girls varsity wrestling at the Amherst Invitational, 10 a.m.

* West Holt girls varsity wrestling at the Boone Central Invitational.

* Ainsworth will not attend the junior high boys basketball tournament at Valentine due to the weather.

* Southwest Conference Basketball Tournament championship and third-place games, times and matchups TBA.

* Niobrara Valley Conference Girls and Boys Basketball Tournament opening round at Elkhorn Valley and Elgin/Elgin Pope John:
At Elkhorn Valley: No. 8 West Holt girls vs. No. 9 Santee, 2 p.m. No. 7 West Holt boys vs. No. 10 Neligh-Oakdale, 3:30 p.m. No. 7 Stuart girls vs. No. 10 North Central, 5 p.m. No. 5 Elkhorn Valley girls vs. No. 12 Neligh-Oakdale, 6:30 p.m.
At Elgin Public: No. 8 Boys County boys vs. No. 9 North Central, 2 p.m. No. 6 Boyd County girls vs. No. 11 Chambers/Wheeler Central, 3:30 p.m. No. 6 O’Neill St. Mary’s boys vs. No. 11 CWC, 5 p.m. No. 5 Elgin/Elgin Pope John boys vs. No. 12 Niobrara-Verdigre, 6:30 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SUNDAY, JANUARY 29, 2023

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.

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 United 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.

Burton

* Burton Assembly of God Church morning service airs at 8 a.m. on KBRB FM 92.7.

Johnstown

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

Long Pine

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

Springview

* Springview United 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 Wrestling Club youth wrestling tournament scheduled for today in McAndrew Gymnasium has been postponed to Feb. 5 due to the weather.

* Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest, 1 p.m. at West Holt Public Schools. The contest is open to all area girls and boys ages 9 to 14. The gym opens at noon.

* Jam session, 2 p.m. in The Connection on Main Street.

* Ainsworth Senior Center hosting a soup supper fund-raiser from 5 until 7 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
MONDAY, JANUARY 30, 2023

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. Niobrara Valley Conference Boys Basketball Tournament quarterfinals air on KBRB, times and matchups TBA.

Events

* Area band and choir student qualifies are participating in the University of Nebraska-Kearney Honor Festival today.

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

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Chicken foot, 1 p.m.

Sports

* Ainsworth junior high boys basketball at North Central, 6 p.m. at Keya Paha County.

* Ainsworth C team girls and boys basketball hosts Winner, S.D., 6 p.m.

* Niobrara Valley Conference Boys Basketball Tournament quarterfinals, times and matchups TBA.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
TUESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2023

Program reminders: Husker men’s basketball at Illinois airs at 5 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3. Niobrara Valley Conference Girls Basketball Tournament quarterfinals air on FM 92.7 and the web, times and matchups TBA. 

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: Home Bible study, 9:30 a.m.

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

* North Central Community Care Partnership and Area Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition annual meeting, 10 a.m.

* 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.

* Ainsworth junior high band and choir contest performances, 7 p.m.

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Park Homes meeting room.

* Al-Anon meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Congregational Church.

Sports

* Niobrara Valley Conference Girls Basketball Tournament quarterfinals, times and matchups TBA.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2023

Freedom Day. Girls and Women in Sports Day.

Program reminders: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Service report on KBRB’s Open Line program at approximately 9:35 a.m.

Events

* Wellness Wednesday, 7:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. in the Rock County Hospital.

* 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. Children’s Bible club, 3:30 p.m.

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

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

* Ainsworth Community Schools oral spelling bee, 12:15 p.m. in the Learning Center for first- through eighth-grade students.

* Holt County Spelling Bee, 1 p.m. Stuart and West Holt among the students competing.

* Ainsworth Church of the Nazarene: Excavators Club, 3:30 p.m. Teens meet in The Connection at 6:30 p.m.

* Ainsworth Zion Lutheran Church: Youth group, 3:30 p.m.

* Ainsworth United Methodist Church:  Kids Zone, 3:30 p.m. Pre-Teen Youth Group, 3:45 p.m. Junior High and Senior High UMYF, 7 p.m.

* Brown County Fund Advisory Council meeting, 5 p.m.

* Ainsworth Bulldog Booster Club meeting, 6:30 p.m. in the high school cafeteria.

* Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church youth group for grades 5 through 12, 6:30 p.m.

* Raven Volunteer Fire Department meeting, 7:30 p.m. in Raven Fire Hall.

* Ainsworth Does meeting, 7 p.m. in the Elks Lodge.

* Stuart High School post prom parents meeting, 8 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2023

Groundhog Day. Wetlands Day.

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. Ainsworth varsity girls and boys basketball vs. Broken Bow airs at 5 p.m. on AM 1400, FM 106.3 and the web. Niobrara Valley Conference Basketball Tournament semifinals at Elkhorn Valley air on FM 92.7 and the web, times and matchups TBA.

Events

* 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.

* Bassett Meadow View tenant meeting, 9 a.m.

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

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

* Ainsworth Child Development Center Board meeting, 5 p.m. in the Ainsworth Conference Center.

* National Weather Service storm spotter training, 6 p.m.

* Long Pine City Council meeting, 7 p.m.

* Bassett American Legion Post 123 meeting, 7 p.m.

* Newport Village Board meeting, 8 p.m.

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

Sports
* Southwest Conference Wrestling, 11 a.m. at Broken Bow. Ainsworth is among the teams competing.

* West Holt junior high boys basketball hosts O’Neill, 4 p.m.

* Ainsworth varsity girls and boys basketball hosts Broken Bow, 5 p.m.

* Niobrara Valley Conference Basketball Tournament semifinals at Elkhorn Valley, times and matchups TBA.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2023

Wear Red Day. Bubble Gum Day. Veterinary Pharmacist Day.

Program reminders: Representatives from the Ainsworth Child Development Center Board will appear on Open Line at 9:47 a.m. Ainsworth girls and boys basketball vs. Sandhills-Thedford airs at 6 p.m. on FM 92.7 and the web.

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.

* 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.

Sports
* North Central boys wrestling at the Clarkson-Leigh Invitational, 1 p.m.

* Class A-4 Girls District Wrestling, 4 p.m. at Bridgeport. Ainsworth and West Holt are among the teams competing.

* Ainsworth JV and varsity girls and boys basketball hosts Sandhills-Thedford, 4:45 p.m. The varsity games are scheduled for 6 and 7:45 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2023

Hedgehog Day. Take Your Child to the Library Day. Cancer Day.

Program reminders: Ainsworth girls and boys basketball at McCook airs at 3:30 p.m. on AM 1400, FM 106.3 and the web. Niobrara Valley Conference Tournament third-place and championship games at Niobrara air on FM 92.7 and the web, times and matchups TBA.

Events

* Ainsworth, Keya Paha County and Stuart are competing in the West Holt Speech Invitational today.

* The Old Feed Store Art Center is open from 9 a.m. until noon 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 St. Pius X Catholic Church: Mass, 6:15 p.m.

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Park Homes meeting room.

Sports
* Class A-4 Girls District Wrestling continues, 10 a.m. at Bridgeport. Ainsworth and West Holt are among the teams competing.

* Nebraska State Dual Wrestling Championships at Kearney.

* Ainsworth JV and varsity girls and boys basketball at McCook, 2 p.m. The varsity games are scheduled for 3:30 and 5:15 p.m.

* Niobrara Valley Conference Tournament third-place and championship games at Niobrara, times and matchups TBA.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2023

Snow Moon. Weather Person’s Day.

Program reminder: Husker men’s basketball vs. Penn State airs at 2:30 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3.

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 Baptist Church: Worship, 10:30 a.m. at 325 E. Seventh Ave.

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

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 United 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.

Burton

* Burton Assembly of God Church morning service airs at 8 a.m. on KBRB FM 92.7.

Johnstown

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

Long Pine

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

Springview

* Springview United 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

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KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2023

KBRB Birthday – 1968. Dump Your Significant Jerk Week. Bird-Feeding Month.

Program reminders: The Rock County Library Report airs on Open Line at 9:35 a.m. Husker women’s basketball at Northwestern airs at 5:45 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3. Stuart girls and boys basketball vs. Boyd County airs at 6 p.m. on FM 92.7 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.

* Brown County Hospital Auxiliary meeting, 10 a.m. in the Park Homes meeting room.

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

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Chicken Foot, 1 p.m. Women’s Bridge, 1 p.m.

* Brown County Hospital Board of Trustees meeting, 4 p.m. in the hospital conference room.

* Rock County Historical Society meeting, 4 p.m.

* Ainsworth Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meeting, 5:15 p.m. in the chamber office on Main Street.

* Johnstown Volunteer Fire Department meeting, 7 p.m.

* Bassett Sons of the American Legion meeting, 7 p.m. in the Legion Hall.

* Brown County Ambulance Association meeting, 7 p.m.

* Rock County Ambulance Association meeting, 7 p.m. in the Bassett Fire Hall.

* Pitch Club, 7:30 p.m. in the Ainsworth Elks Lodge.

Sports
* Stuart junior high girls and boys basketball hosts Boyd County, 3:30 p.m.

* Stuart JV boys and varsity girls and boys basketball hosts Boyd County, 4:30 p.m. The varsity games are scheduled for 6 and 7:45 p.m.

* Ainsworth C team girls and boys basketball hosts Valentine, 6 p.m.

* West Holt C team girls and boys basketball at O’Neill, 6:30 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2023

Freeland Writers Appreciation Week. Library Lovers Month.

Program reminders: Ainsworth Community Schools personnel are guests on KBRB’s Open Line program at approximately 9:35 a.m. North Central girls and boys basketball vs. Colome, S.D., airs at 6:30 p.m. on AM 1400, FM 106.3 and the web. Ainsworth girls and boys basketball vs. Stuart airs at 6 p.m. on FM 92.7 and the web.

Events

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

* Rock County Commissioners meeting, 9 a.m. in the courthouse at Bassett.

* 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: Home Bible study, 9:30 a.m.

* Red Cross blood drive, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the Ainsworth St. Pius X Catholic Church fellowship hall, hosted by the Ainsworth FFA. Walk-ins are welcome.

* 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.

* Ainsworth Irrigation District Board of Directors meeting, 1 p.m.

* Ainsworth Community Schools pep rally, 2:20 p.m.

* Meet and greet for new BKR Extension Educator Blaire Speck, 4 until 5:30 p.m. in the Brown County Courthouse.

* Brown County Commissioners Board of Equalization meeting, 5 p.m. Regular meeting, 5:15 p.m. in the courthouse at Ainsworth.

* Rock County Agricultural Society meeting, 7 p.m. in the library.
* Bassett St. Peter Lutheran Church Council meeting, 7 p.m.

* Ainsworth Bethany Chapter 113 Order of the Eastern Star meeting, 7:30 p.m.

* Ainsworth Volunteer Fire Department meeting, 8 p.m.

* Keya Paha County Agricultural Society meeting, 8 p.m. in Joe Zirnig’s home.

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Park Homes meeting room.

* Al-Anon meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Congregational Church.

Sports
* Ainsworth JV boys and varsity girls and boys basketball hosts Stuart, 4:30 p.m. The varsity games are scheduled for 6 and 7:45 p.m.

* North Central JV and varsity girls and boys basketball hosts Colome, S.D., 5 p.m. at Keya Paha County. The varsity games are scheduled for 6:30 and 8 p.m.

* West Holt JV and varsity girls and boys basketball at Niobrara-Verdigre, 4:45 p.m. The varsity games are scheduled for 6:15 and 8 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2023

Boy Scouts Founded – 1910. American Heart Month.

Program reminders: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Service report airs on KBRB’s Open Line program at approximately 9:35 a.m. Husker men’s basketball at Michigan airs at 4:30 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3.

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

* Ainsworth Assembly of God Church: Adult Bible study, 10 a.m. Children’s Bible club, 3:30 p.m.

* Area FFA students are participating in State Degree interviews today at Stuart.

* North Central Development Center Board of Directors meeting, 11:30 a.m. in the NCDC office.

* Ainsworth Church of the Nazarene: Excavators Club, 3:30 p.m. Teens meet at 6:30 p.m. in The Connection.

* Ainsworth Zion Lutheran Church: Youth group, 3:30 p.m.

* Ainsworth United Methodist Church:  Kids Zone, 3:30 p.m. Pre-Teen Youth Group, 3:45 p.m. Junior High and Senior High UMYF, 7 p.m.

* Bassett Tree Board meeting, 4:40 p.m. in the Bassett city office.
* Ainsworth City Council meeting, 5 p.m. in the conference center.

* Ainsworth Public Library Board meeting, 5 p.m. The agenda is posted in the library.

* Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church youth group for grades 5 through 12, 6:30 p.m.

* Brown County Rural Fire Protection District meeting, 7 p.m. in the Ainsworth Fire Hall.

* Keya Paha County Foundation Board meeting, 7 p.m. in the courthouse meeting room at Springview.

* May I and Cribbage, 7:30 p.m. in the Ainsworth Elks Lodge.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2023

Beatles Appear on Ed Sullivan Show – 1964. Pizza Day. Read in the Tub Day.

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. North Central girls and boys basketball at Valentine airs at 5:30 p.m. on AM 1400, FM 106.3 and the web. West Holt girls and boys basketball at O’Neill St. Mary’s airs at 6:15 p.m. on FM 92.7 and the web.

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: Cribbage, 1 p.m. Board meeting, 1 p.m.

* Classes at Stuart Public School dismiss at 3 p.m., with parent-teacher conferences being held today.

* Springview Village Board meeting, 7 p.m.

* Sandhills Chapter of Pheasants Forever meeting, 8 p.m. in Roger Sisson’s home.

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

Sports
* North Central JV and varsity girls and boys basketball at Valentine, 4 p.m. The varsity games are scheduled for 5:30 and 7:15 p.m.

* West Holt JV girls and boys basketball at O’Neill St. Mary’s, 4 p.m. The varsity games are scheduled for 6:15 and 8 p.m.

* Ainsworth junior high boys basketball at West Holt, 6 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2023

First Computer Chess Victory over a Human – 1996. Black History Month.

Program reminders: Ainsworth girls and boys basketball at Gothenburg airs at 6 p.m. on AM 1400, FM 106.3 and the web. Stuart girls and boys basketball vs. Randolph airs at 6 p.m. on FM 92.7 and the web.

Events

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

* No classes at Stuart Public School today due to a teacher in-service.

* 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.

* 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.

Sports
* Class D-2 District Wrestling at Southern Valley, 3 p.m. Ainsworth and North Central are among the teams competing.

* Class C-4 District Wrestling at Mitchell. West Holt and Valentine are among the teams competing.

* North Central JV and varsity girls and boys basketball at Burke, S.D., 4 p.m. The varsity games are scheduled for 6 and 7:45 p.m.

* Ainsworth JV and varsity girls and boys basketball at Gothenburg, 4:30 p.m. The varsity games are scheduled for 6 and 7:45 p.m.

* Stuart varsity girls and boys basketball hosts Randolph, 6 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2023

Thomas Edison Birthday – 1847. Get Out Your Guitar Day. White Shirt Day.

Program reminders: Husker men’s basketball vs. Wisconsin airs at 2 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3. North Central girls and boys basketball vs. Chambers/Wheeler Central airs at 3:30 p.m. on FM 92.7 and the web.

Events

* Ainsworth is competing in the North Platte Speech Invitational today.

* Keya Paha County and West Holt are competing in the Burwell Speech Invitational today.

* Stuart is competing in the Wausa Speech Invitational today.

* Retirement open house for Dave and Joanne Nelson, 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. in Nelson Furniture at Valentine.

* The Old Feed Store Art Center is open from 9 a.m. until noon at Bassett.

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

* Area FFA students are participating in livestock judging today at Valentine.

* 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. in the Ainsworth Park Homes meeting room.

Sports
* West Holt girls and boys C team at the O’Neill Tournament, 9 a.m.

* Class D-2 Boys District Wrestling continues, 9 a.m. at Southern Valley. Ainsworth and North Central are among the teams competing.

* Class C-4 Boys District Wrestling continues at Mitchell. West Holt and Valentine are among the teams competing.

* North Central JV and varsity girls and boys basketball hosts Chambers/Wheeler Central, 2 p.m. at Keya Paha County. The varsity games are scheduled for 3:30 and 5:l5 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2023

Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday. Darwin Day. Man Day.

Program reminders: Husker women’s basketball at Michigan airs at 11:45 a.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3. The midday report and The Lutheran Hour air on FM 92.7.

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.

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 United 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.

Burton

* Burton Assembly of God Church morning service airs at 8 a.m. on KBRB FM 92.7.

Johnstown

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

Long Pine

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

Springview

* Springview United 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

* Jam session, 2 p.m. in The Connection on Main Street.

* Ainsworth Golf Course Board of Directors meeting, 2 p.m. in the clubhouse.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2023

Radio Day. Get a Different Name Day.

Program reminders: The Rock County Library Report airs on Open Line at 9:35 a.m. Ainsworth Area Chamber of Commerce representatives appear on Open Line at 9:47 a.m. Girls basketball sub-district opening round games air on KBRB, times and matchups TBA.

Events

* Brown County Visitors Committee meeting, 10 a.m.

* WIC and immunization clinic, 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. in the Ainsworth United Methodist Church.

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

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Chicken Foot, 1 p.m. Pinochle Tournament, 6 p.m.

* Middle Niobrara Natural Resources District Board meeting, 3 p.m. in the district office at Valentine.

* Newport American Legion Auxiliary meeting, 4:30 p.m.

* Sandhills Care Center Board of Directors meeting, 5 p.m. in the Ainsworth Conference Center.

* Ainsworth Community Schools Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m.

* Rock County Public Schools Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. in the high school at Bassett.

* Keya Paha County Schools Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m.

* West Holt Public Schools Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m.

* Rock County Airport Authority meeting, 7 p.m.

* Brown County Agricultural Society meeting, 7 p.m. in the Johnstown Community Hall.

* Bassett Volunteer Fire Department meeting, 7:30 p.m.

* Ainsworth Elks Lodge meeting, 8 p.m.

Sports
* West Holt junior high boys basketball at Plainview, 4 p.m.

* North Central junior high boys basketball at Valentine, 5 p.m.

* Ainsworth junior high boys basketball at Burwell, 6 p.m.

* Girls basketball sub-districts opening round.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2023

Valentine’s Day. National Donor Day.

Program reminder: Ainsworth Community Schools personnel are guests on KBRB’s Open Line program at approximately 9:35 a.m. Girls sub-district basketball semifinals air on KBRB, times and matchups TBA.

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: Home Bible study, 9:30 a.m. LWML meeting, 7:30 p.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: Valentine’s Day party, noon. Pinochle party, 1 p.m.

* Ainsworth High School Quiz Bowl team competes at Gothenburg, 1 p.m.

* Keya Paha County Library Board meeting, 1 p.m.

* Brown County Historical Society meeting, 3:30 p.m.

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

* Bassett Arts Council meeting, 6 p.m. in the Bassett city offices.

* Long Pine Volunteer Rural Fire Department training, 7 p.m. and business meeting, 8 p.m. in the fire hall.

* Ainsworth Silver Cord Masonic Lodge meeting, 8 p.m.

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Park Homes meeting room.

* Al-Anon meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Congregational Church.

Sports
* Girls sub-district basketball semifinals.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2023

Love a Mensch Week. Plant the Seeds of Greatness Month.

Program reminders: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Service report airs on KBRB’s Open Line program at approximately 9:35 a.m. Husker women’s basketball at Minnesota airs at 6:45 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3.

Events                                   

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

* There are 10 a.m. late starts at Rock County Public Schools and Keya Paha County Public Schools due to teacher in-services.

* Stuart Public School has a 10 a.m. late start 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.

* The Niobrara Valley Conference Speech Meet is being held today at Summerland. Rock County, Keya Paha County, Stuart and West Holt are among the teams competing.

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

* Ainsworth Assembly of God Church: Adult Bible study, 10 a.m. Children’s Bible club, 3:30 p.m.

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

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

* Ainsworth Church of the Nazarene: Excavators Club, 3:30 p.m. Teens meet at 6:30 p.m. in The Connection.

* Ainsworth Zion Lutheran Church: Youth group, 3:30 p.m.

* Ainsworth United Methodist Church:  Kids Zone, 3:30 p.m. Pre-Teen Youth Group, 3:45 p.m. Junior High and Senior High UMYF, 7 p.m.

* Brown County Farm Bureau membership meeting, 5:30 p.m.

* Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church youth group for grades 5 through 12, 6:30 p.m.

* Ainsworth Airport Authority meeting, 7 p.m. in the Ainsworth Conference Center.

* Ainsworth Does meeting, 7 p.m. in the Elks Lodge.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2023

International Flirting Week. Mend a Broken Heart 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. Girls basketball sub-district finals air on KBRB, times and matchups TBA.

Events

* No classes at Ainsworth Community Schools due to a teacher in-service. Parent-teacher conferences are being held today.

* Driver’s license exams are given in the Blaine County Courthouse at Brewster from 8:15 a.m. until noon and from 12:30 until 1:45 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: Cribbage, 1 p.m.

* Bassett United Methodist Women’s meeting, 6:30 p.m.

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

Sports
* Nebraska State Wrestling Championships begin today at Omaha for area qualifiers.

* Girls basketball sub-district finals, matchups TBA.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2023

My Way Day. Children’s Dental Health Month.

Program reminders: Ainsworth boys basketball vs. Cody-Kilgore airs at 7 p.m. on AM 1400, FM 106.3 and the web. North Central boys basketball vs. Stuart airs at 6 p.m. on FM 92.7 and the web.

Events

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

* No classes at Ainsworth Community Schools and West Holt Public Schools due to winter break.

* West Holt competing in the Creighton Speech Invitational today.

* 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.

* 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.

Sports
* The Nebraska State Wrestling Championships continue today at Omaha.

* North Central junior high boys basketball hosts Stuart, 4:30 p.m. at Rock County.

* West Holt JV and varsity boys basketball hosts Santee, 5 p.m. The varsity game is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.

* Ainsworth JV and varsity boys basketball hosts Cody-Kilgore, 5:30 p.m. The varsity game is scheduled for 7 p.m.

* North Central JV and varsity boys basketball hosts Stuart, 6 p.m. at Rock County. The varsity game is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2023

Pluto Discovered – 1930. Spay/Neuter Awareness Month.

Program reminders: Husker women’s basketball vs. Iowa airs at 12:45 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3. Husker baseball at San Diego airs at 6:30 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3.

Events

* The Ainsworth Speech Invitational is being held today.

* Stuart is competing in the Battle Creek Speech Invitational today.

* The Old Feed Store Art Center is open from 9 a.m. until noon 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.

* The SpringLake Angus Center near Lynch opens at 6 p.m., with music by Borderline at 9 p.m.

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

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Park Homes meeting room.

Sports
* The Nebraska State Wrestling Championships conclude today at Omaha with the medal matches.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2023

Daytona 500 Day. Airboat Day.

Program reminder: Husker men’s basketball vs. Maryland airs at 3 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3.

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.

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 United 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.

Burton

* Burton Assembly of God Church morning service airs at 8 a.m. on KBRB FM 92.7.

Johnstown

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

Long Pine

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

Springview

* Springview United 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

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KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2023

Presidents Day. National FFA Week.

Program reminders: The Rock County Library Report airs on Open Line at 9:35 a.m. Boys basketball sub-district opening round games air on KBRB, times and matchups TBA. Husker baseball at San Diego airs at 1:30 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3.

Events

* No classes at Rock County Public Schools today. Parent-teacher conferences are being held today.

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

* Ainsworth Lions Club membership meeting, noon in the Ainsworth Senior Center.

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Chicken Foot, 1 p.m. Women’s Bridge, 1 p.m.

* Rock County Food Pantry, located in the St. Peter Lutheran Church, open from 3 until 6 p.m. Use the southeast door on the lower level of the church.

* Brown County Hospital Board of Trustees meeting, 4 p.m. in the hospital conference room.

* Members Night Out in the Ainsworth Elks Lodge, 6 p.m. House Committee meeting, 8 p.m.

* KBR Solid Waste Committee meeting, 7 p.m. in the Ainsworth Conference Center.

* Ainsworth Women’s Club meeting, 7 p.m. in the Park Homes meeting room.

* South Brown County Firefighters meeting, 7 p.m.

* Newport Volunteer Fire Department meeting, 8 p.m.

* Bassett IOOF Lodge meeting, 8 p.m.

Sports
* Boys basketball sub-districts opening round.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2023

Build a Better Image Week. Time Management Month.

Program reminders: Ainsworth Community Schools personnel are guests on KBRB’s Open Line program at approximately 9:35 a.m. Boys basketball sub-district semifinals air on KBRB, times and matchups TBA.

Events

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

* Rock County Commissioners meeting, 9 a.m. in the courthouse at Bassett.

* 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: Home Bible study, 9:30 a.m.

* 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.

* Brown County Commissioners Board of Equalization meeting, 5 p.m. Regular meeting, 5:15 p.m. in the courthouse at Ainsworth.

* Bassett American Legion Auxiliary meeting, 5:30 p.m.

* Ainsworth Destination Imagination presentation night, 7 p.m.

* Ainsworth Volunteer Fire Department drill night, 7:30 p.m.

* Long Pine Masonic Lodge 136 meeting, 7:30 p.m.

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Park Homes meeting room.

* Al-Anon meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Congregational Church.

Sports
* Boys basketball sub-district semifinals, matchups TBA.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2023

George Washington’s birthday. First Day of Lent.

Program reminders: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Service report airs on KBRB’s Open Line program at approximately 9:35 a.m. Husker women’s basketball at Illinois airs at 6:45 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3.

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. Children’s Bible club, 3:30 p.m.

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

* Ainsworth Church of the Nazarene: Excavators Club, 3:30 p.m. Teens meet at 6:30 p.m. in The Connection.

* Ainsworth Zion Lutheran Church: Youth group, 3:30 p.m.

* Ainsworth United Methodist Church:  Kids Zone, 3:30 p.m. Pre-Teen Youth Group, 3:45 p.m. Junior High and Senior High UMYF, 7 p.m.

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

* Brown County Arts Council meeting, 6:15 p.m. in the Union Bank meeting room.

* Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church youth group for grades 5 through 12, 6:30 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2023

Curling is Cool Day. Chili Day. Single-Tasking Day.

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. Boys basketball sub-district finals air on KBRB, times and matchups TBA.

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: Birthday and anniversary party, noon. Cribbage, 1 p.m.

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

Sports
* Boys basketball sub-district finals, matchup TBA.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2023

Wise Health Care Consumer Month. Bake for Family Fun Month.

Program reminders: Husker baseball at South Alabama airs at 6 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3. Girls basketball district finals air on KBRB, times and matchups TBA.

Events

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

* West Holt competing in the Lutheran High Northeast Speech Invitational today.

* 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.

* 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.

* Atkinson Gun Show exhibitor setup, 1 until 10 p.m. in the Atkinson Community Center.

* Registration for the SpringLake Angus Center Coyote Calling Contest, 6 until 9 p.m.

Sports
* Girls basketball district finals, matchups TBA.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2023

Open the Bottle Night. Teen Dating Violence Prevention Month.

Program reminders: Husker men’s basketball vs. Minnesota airs at 1:30 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3. Boys basketball district finals air on KBRB, times and matchups TBA.

Events

* Ainsworth competing in the Best of the West Speech Invitational at North Platte today.

* Stuart is competing in the Centura Speech Invitational today.

* Atkinson Gun Show, 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. in the Community Center.

* The Old Feed Store Art Center is open from 9 a.m. until noon 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 St. Pius X Catholic Church: Mass, 6:15 p.m.

* SpringLake Angus Center Coyote Calling Contest check-in, 7:30 p.m. A fur buyer will be on site.

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Park Homes meeting room.

Sports
* Boys basketball district finals, times and matchups TBA.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2023

For Pete’s Sake Day. Letter to an Elder Day.

Program reminder: Husker women’s basketball vs. Northwestern airs at 12:45 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3.

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.

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 United 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.

Burton

* Burton Assembly of God Church morning service airs at 8 a.m. on KBRB FM 92.7.

Johnstown

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

Long Pine

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

Springview

* Springview United 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

* Atkinson Gun Show, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the Community Center.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2023

Polar Bear Day. Return Carts to the Supermarket Month.

Program reminders: The Rock County Library Report airs on Open Line at 9:35 a.m. Nebraska Gov. Jim Pillen’s monthly call-in program airs at 2 p.m. on AM 1400, FM 106.3. and the web. Boys basketball district finals air on KBRB, times and matchups TBA.

Events

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

* Ainsworth is competing in the Southwest Conference Speech Meet today at Cozad.

* Area FFA students are participating in District CDE contests at Norfolk.

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Chicken Foot, 1 p.m.

* West Holt speech team senior night, 7 p.m.

* Ainsworth Elks Lodge meeting, 8 p.m.

Sports
* Boys basketball district finals, matchups TBA.

* Spring sports practices begin today for area athletes.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2023

Spay Day. Rare Disease Awareness Day.

Program reminders: Ainsworth Community Schools personnel are guests on KBRB’s Open Line program at approximately 9:35 a.m. Husker men’s basketball vs. Michigan State airs at 7 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3.

Events       

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

* Stuart is competing in District Speech beginning at 9 a.m.

* 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: Home 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.

* Ainsworth fifth- through 12th-grade band and choir concert, 7 p.m.

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

* Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Park Homes meeting room.

* Al-Anon meeting, 8 p.m. in the Ainsworth Congregational Church.