Community Events

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KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
FRIDAY, MAY 17, 2024

Endangered Species Day. Bike to Work Day. Pizza Party Day.

Program reminder: Husker baseball at Michigan State airs at 3:30 p.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3.

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.

* A representative from U.S. Sen. Pete Ricketts’ office will be in the Rock County Senior Center from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.

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

* Ice cream floats, 2 p.m. in the Sandhills Care Center.

* Today marks the final day of class at Stuart Public School.

* Retirement celebration for LaVada McGill, 5:30 p.m. in the Ainsworth Elks Lodge.

Sports

* Nebraska State Track and Field Championships begin today at Omaha Burke for area qualifiers.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SATURDAY, MAY 18, 2024

Armed Forces Day. Museum Day. Visit Your Relatives Day.

Program reminder: Husker baseball at Michigan State airs at 10:30 a.m. on AM 1400 and FM 106.3. The midday report airs on FM 92.7.

Events

* Today is free fishing and park entry day in Nebraska.

* 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. Charlie Kyser 90th birthday party,  1 until 4 p.m.

* Bassett Arts Council spaghetti feed and art auction, 5 until 7 p.m. in The Range Café.

* Freewill donation taco feed, 5 p.m. in the Ainsworth Elks with proceeds to benefit Jim Raymond.

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

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

Sports

* Nebraska State Track and Field Championships continue today at Omaha Burke for area qualifiers.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SUNDAY, MAY 19, 2024

Pentecost. Whitsunday. Safe Boating Week. Mental Health Month.

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 Sunday school and fellowship, 10 a.m. Worship, 11 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: Worship, 11 a.m. Sunday school and fellowship, 10 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

* One-person scramble golf tournament, 10 a.m. at the Ainsworth Golf Course.

* Stuart Stock Car opening race night, 6 p.m. at Stuart Park.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
MONDAY, MAY 20, 2024

Weights & Measures Day. New Friends, Old Friends Week.

Program reminders: The Rock County Library Report airs on Open Line at 9:35 a.m. A representative from the Brown County Sheriff’s Department appears on Open Line at 9:47 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

* 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: Bridge, 1 p.m. Rummicube, 2 p.m.

* KBR Solid Waste Committee meeting, 3 p.m. in the Ainsworth Conference Center.

* 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.

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

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

* South Brown County Firefighters meeting, 8 p.m.

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

* Bassett IOOF Lodge meeting, 8 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
TUESDAY, MAY 21, 2024

Waitstaff Day. World Trade Week. Bike Month.

Program reminder: Ainsworth Community Schools personnel are guests on KBRB’s Open Line program at approximately 9:35 a.m.

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: 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.

* Commodities are distributed at the Zion Lutheran Church parking lot in Ainsworth from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Bingo-cise, 10:45 a.m. Pinochle party, 1 p.m.

* Brown County Commissioners Board of Equalization meeting, 1 p.m. Regular meeting, 1:15 p.m. in the courthouse at Ainsworth.

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

* Ainsworth Community Schools Board of Education work session, 7 p.m. in the district office on Third Street.

* 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. at 940 E. First St.

Sports

* Nebraska Boys State Golf Championships begin today.
Class C at the Elks Country Club, Columbus. Nick Hansen of West Holt is among those competing.
Class D at Lake Maloney Golf Club, North Platte. Keian Fischer of North Central is among those competing.

* Rosebud Little League schedule: Ainsworth at Valentine, with minors at 5:30 p.m. and majors at 7 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
WEDNESDAY, MAY 22, 2024

Maritime Day. Gifts from the Garden Month. Clap 4 Health Month.

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

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.

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

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

Sports

* Nebraska Boys State Golf Championships continue today.
Class C at the Elks Country Club, Columbus. Nick Hansen of West Holt is among those competing.
Class D at Lake Maloney Golf Club, North Platte. Keian Fischer of North Central is among those competing.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
THURSDAY, MAY 23, 2024

Flower Moon. World Turtle Day. Best Friend-in-Law 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.

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.

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

* Ainsworth Senior Center: Bingo-cise, 10:45 a.m. Bible study, 1 p.m.

* Men’s Bible study, 7 p.m. in The Connection.

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

Sports

* Rosebud Little League schedule: Lyman S.D. at Ainsworth, with minors at 6 p.m. and majors at 7:30 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2024

Brothers Day. Heal the Children Month. Mental Health Month.

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.

* Sandhills Care Center Memorial Day program, 2 p.m.

* Keya Paha County Historical Society Cruise Night, viewing of cars from 6 until 8 p.m. and cruising from 8 until 10 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SATURDAY, MAY 25, 2024

Missing Children’s Day. Towel Day. Fish Migration Day.

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.

* 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.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
SUNDAY, MAY 26, 2024

Trinity Sunday. Lindy Hop Day. Good Car-Keeping Month.

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 Sunday school and fellowship, 10 a.m. Worship, 11 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: Worship, 11 a.m. Sunday school and fellowship, 10 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

* Stuart Stock Car race night, 6 p.m. at Stuart Park.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
MONDAY, MAY 27, 2024

Memorial Day. Allergy/Asthma Awareness Month.

Events

* Area courthouses and city offices are closed today.

* The KBR Solid Waste Transfer Station is closed today. Monday’s Ainsworth garbage route will be picked up Tuesday.

* Area libraries and senior centers are closed.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
TUESDAY, MAY 28, 2024

Motorcycle Safety Month. Military Appreciation Month.

Program reminder: Ainsworth Community Schools personnel are guests on KBRB’s Open Line program at approximately 9:35 a.m.

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: Bingo-cise, 10:45 a.m. Pinochle party, 1 p.m.

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

* Community Bingo, 6:30 p.m. in the Sandhills Care Center.

* 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.

Sports

* Rosebud Little League schedule: Ainsworth at Winner Purple, minors at 6 p.m. and majors at 7:30 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
WEDNESDAY, MAY 29, 2024

Alligator Day. Otter Day. Physical Fitness and Sports Month.

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

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 Nazarene Church Bible study, 7 p.m.

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
THURSDAY, MAY 30, 2024

Young Achievers Month. Women’s Health Care 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.

* Men’s Bible study, 7 p.m. in The Connection.

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

KBRB COMMUNITY EVENTS
FRIDAY, MAY 31, 2024

No-Tobacco Day. Skin Cancer Awareness Month.

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.

Sports

* Rosebud Little League schedule: Ainsworth at Winner Gold, with minors at 6 p.m.