May
23
9:30 am09:30

Life is Precious

May: The month we honor mothers.  

Creighton Public Library will present Life is Precious by Dorothy.  Her heart-felt presentation LIFE IS PRECIOUS brings awareness, encouragement and motivation from her involvement with Knox County Right to Life.  The presentation will be on Tuesday May 23rd at the library at 4:00PM

May
24
10:00 am10:00

Paul Naprstek Funeral

Mass of Christian Burial for Paul W. Naprstek will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at St. Ludger Catholic Church in Creighton. Reverend Jeff Lorig will be Celebrant, with burial in St. Ludger Catholic Cemetery.

Visitation will be Tuesday, May 23, 2017, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton, with a 7:00 p.m. Rosary, and a Vigil Service at 7:30 p.m.

Paul died Sunday, May 21, 2017, at Avera Creighton Care Center.

May
25
9:30 am09:30

Knox County Supervisors Meeting

The Knox County supervisors will have their regular session meeting at 9:30am Thursday, May 25. The Knox County Board of Equalization  will have their meeting at 10:00am on the same day.

May
25
6:00 pm18:00

Help Requested To Set Up Flags

Volunteers are needed to set up the Avenue of Flags at Greenwood and St. Ludger Cemetaries for the Memorial Day holiday. Each flag honors a deceased veteran from the Creighton area. 

Help is needed Thursday, May 25, at 6 pm to place flags at the cemetary. Stan Shelton can be reached at 402-358-3452 for information. 

Assistance is also requested to take the flags down Tuesday, May 30, at 6 pm. 

May
26
9:00 am09:00

Poppy Day

Members of Creighton's Legion Auxiliary plan to distribute the familiar veteran-made red memorial poppies and poppy posters honoring America's war dead, around town on Friday, May 26

May
27
2:00 pm14:00

Anniversary Celebration

Paul and Rita Wagner will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on May 27 with an open house hosted by their children from 2-4 p.m. at St. Ludger Social Hall in Creighton. 

May
29
9:00 am09:00

Volunteer to sing at Memorial Day Program

The Creighton Community Choir is asking for volunteers to sing at the annual Memorial Day program on Monday, May 29. Rehearsal is slated at 9 am on Monday, one hour prior to the program. The program will be held at the Faith, Hope and Love Fellowship Church. For more information you may contact Melvin Blair (402-358-5588) or Barb Nielsen (402-358-5511).

May
29
9:30 am09:30

Plainview Junior Golf

The Plainview Country Club is putting on a Junior Golf Clinic for kids ages 5-16. It will take place June 6th, June 14th, June 20th, and June 27th from 9:30-11:30am with a tournament taking place on July 5th at 9:30am. 

May
29
11:00 am11:00

Memorial Day Lunch

Herman's Husker Friends Memorial Day Lunch at St. Ludger's Social Hall on Monday, May 29th from 11am-1pm.  Serving brisket sandwich, salads, chips, bars and drink.  This is a free will offering with all proceeds going towards Knox County Relay for Life.

Jun
4
3:00 pm15:00

Cub Scout Pack 204 Raingutter Regetta

The 2nd annual Raingutter Regatta will be held on June 18th at the tennis court in Bruce Park in Creighton; following the grand parade (parade starts at 2:00 P.M.). It is open to all youth, but you need to follow the rules to participate. There is no fee to participate. For information and details about kits contact Heather Stacken at 402-841-2794.

Jun
17
5:30 pm17:30

St. Ludger Alumni Banquet

St. Ludger Alumni Banquet is planned for Saturday, June 17th at St. Ludger Social Hall.  Mass is set for 5:30pm followed by a social hour at 6:30pm and dinner at 7:15pm.  Tickets are $10 each and are available by sending payment to JoAnn Good, 3904 N 210th St., Elkhorn, NE 68022.

Jun
20
9:30 am09:30

Plainview Junior Golf

The Plainview Country Club is putting on a Junior Golf Clinic for kids ages 5-16. It will take place June 20th, and June 27th from 9:30-11:30am with a tournament taking place on July 5th at 9:30am. 

Jun
21
9:30 am09:30

Plainview Junior Golf

The Plainview Country Club is putting on a Junior Golf Clinic for kids ages 5-16. It will take place June 14th, June 20th, and June 27th from 9:30-11:30am with a tournament taking place on July 5th at 9:30am. 

Jun
27
9:30 am09:30

Plainview Junior Golf

The Plainview Country Club is putting on a Junior Golf Clinic for kids ages 5-16. It will take place June 14th, June 20th, and June 27th from 9:30-11:30am with a tournament taking place on July 5th at 9:30am. 

Jul
3
Jul 6

Creighton Bulldog Middle School and Elementary Football Camp

The Creighton Bulldog Middle School and Elementary Football Camp will take place July 17th-20th from 9:00am-10:00am at Creighton Public School. The camp fee is $20 and includes a camp t-shirt. Mail camp registration to Gene Suhr (PO Box 446, Creighton, NE 68729)(402-992-0459) Make the checks payable to Creighton Football Camps.

Jul
10
Jul 14

Creighton Bulldog High School Football Camp

The Creighton Bulldog Football Camp will take place July 10th-14th from 9:00am-11:30am at the Creighton Middle School and Elementary. The camp fee is $20 and includes a camp t-shirt. Mail camp registration to Gene Suhr (PO Box 446, Creighton, NE 68729)(402-992-0459) Make the checks payable to Creighton Football Camps.


May
21
2:00 pm14:00

Relay For Life Meeting

The Relay For Life of Knox County members will meet at 2pm on Sunday, May 21, at the Creighton Library. The public is invited to attend. 

May
20
10:00 am10:00

Women's retreat

A Women’s retreat will be held on Saturday, May 20 th at Faith, Hope; Love Fellowship at 504 Oak St,Creighton NE. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m. with a break for the provided salad luncheon at noon.

May
20
10:00 am10:00

National Nursing Week

On May 20th, there will be A.M. music, reading, and socializing in the lounge, a bus ride to Niobrara and Lindy with Lori at 10:00, a baby shower for Carmen Frickenstein's Granddaughter Amy LaBay at 2:00, and Country/Gospel Music by Terry and Janelle at 6:15. 

May
19
11:30 am11:30

Set A.S.A.P. Coalition Meeting

The Area Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition will meet May 19th from 11:30am to 1:30pm at the North Central District Health Department office in O'Neill. Questions may be addressed to Whitney Abbott o Jacquie Wilson at 402-336-2406.

May
19
9:30 am09:30

Avera TGIF Day

On May 19th at Creighton Avera Care Center, Aerobics with Beth Dohmen is at 9:30, Listening to the Creighton News and Wheel of Fortune is at 10:00, and Reflections with Shirley Kehne and Happy Hour are at 2:00.

May
18
10:30 am10:30

Nurse's Day

On May 18th Spinning Tales with Doug & Milana is at 10:30, a visit from St. Ludger's students at 2:00, and Ice Cream at 3:00 at the Avera Care Center. 

May
17
10:30 am10:30

Avera Staff Appreciation Day

On May 17th, Catholic Mass with Father Jeff Lorig is at 10:30, a buffet meal for staff and residents is at 12:00, and a bus ride to grove lake is at 1:30. 

May
17
10:30 am10:30

Blood Drive

Creighton Community Blood Drive is Wednesday, May 17th from 1:30pm to 5:30pm at Avera Creighton Hospital. 

May
16
11:30 am11:30

Immunization and WIC Clinic

WIC and Immunization clinics are scheduled for Tuesday, May 16th from 10am to 2pm at the NENCAP building in Creighton.  Appointments can be made by calling 385-6300.  A Commodity Supplemental Food PRogram for the elderly distribution will be held as well.  More information is available by calling 800-445-2505.

May
13
11:30 am11:30

Variety Show

Disney on Stage for The Creighton Community Schools variety show on Saturday, May 13th at 7pm in the high school gym.  The cost is $5 at the door.  Cake and ice cream will be served after the show. 

May
12
May 13

Electronic Pick up

There will be an electronics pick up on Friday and Saturday, May 12th and 13th, from 9am-noon.  All electronics can be taken to the corner of Chase and Main Street.

May
11
6:30 pm18:30

City Council

Creighton City Council will have their regular meeting on Thursday, May 11th at 6:30pm at the City Hall.

May
11
3:30 pm15:30

Knox County Supervisors Meeting

Knox County Supervisors will meet in regular session at 9:30am on Thursday, May 11 in the supervisor's room at the Knox Court Courthouse in Center.  Followed by the Knox County Board of Equalization at 10am.

May
11
9:00 am09:00

City-Wide Clean Up

Creighton City wide clean-up will begin

Thursday, May 11, 2017-North of Main St.
Please have items at curbside by 8am

Items Accepted for FREE pickup (at curbside): furniture, metal, old lawn mowers, general things around the house and garage, appliances (NOTE: AC Units, refrigerators, freezer MUST have the Freon safely removed so they are safe for pickup. Otherwise they will be left at the curbside.)

Items NOT accepted: televisions, tires, computers, chemicals, liquid paint (dry paint accepted), construction materials (no doors or windows)
 

May
10
May 11

Mass of Christian Burial

Mass of Christian Burial for Marie A. Shefl, age 93, of Winnetoon, Nebraska will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 11, 2017, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Verdigre, Nebraska. Reverend Jeff Lorig will be Celebrant, with burial in St. Wenceslaus Catholic Cemetery in Verdigre.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Verdigre, with a 7:30 p.m. Wake Service.

May
6
10:00 am10:00

Graduation

Creighton High School Graduation Ceremony is Saturday, May 6th at 2pm at the high school.

May
4
10:00 am10:00

Funeral Services of Ruby Timmerman

Funeral services for Ruby Timmerman, age 89, of Norfolk, Nebraska formerly of Creighton, Nebraska, will be Thursday, May 4, 2017, at Zion Lutheran Church in Creighton. Reverend Milana Joseph will officiate, with burial in Greenwood Cemetery in Creighton.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton.

May
4
May 5

Funeral Services for Lucy Rader

Funeral services for Lucy Rader, age 93, of Brunswick, Nebraska will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 5, 2017, at Zion Lutheran Church in Creighton, Nebraska. Reverend Milana Joseph will officiate, with burial in Greenwood Cemetery in Creighton.

Visitation will be Thursday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton.

Lucy died Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at Plainview Manor in Plainview, Nebraska.

May
3
May 17

Goodwill Trailer

The Goodwill trailer is in Creighton from now until  Wednesday May 17th.  The trailer will be located South of the fire hall.

May
3
12:00 pm12:00

Chamber Meeting

The Creighton Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a meeting at noon on Wednesday, May 3rd at the Creighton Public Library.

May
3
10:30 am10:30

Funeral Services for Lucy Rader

Funeral services for Lucy Rader, age 93, of Brunswick, Nebraska will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 5, 2017, at Zion Lutheran Church in Creighton, Nebraska. Reverend Milana Joseph will officiate, with burial in Greenwood Cemetery in Creighton.

Visitation will be Thursday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton.

Apr
30
2:00 pm14:00

Baccalaureate

        The Creighton Ministerial Association invites the community to the baccalaureate service to help honor the class of 2017 on their achievements.

            Makayla Brockhaus, daughter of Greg and Heather Brockhaus, is the recipient of the Creighton Ministerial Association Scholarship.  The essay topic this year was “Living Faithfully”.  Makayla will be reading her essay during the Baccalaureate service on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 2:00 PM in the Creighton High School gymnasium. 

            Special music for this service will be provided by some Creighton High music scholars.  Student attendance and participation is absolutely voluntary.