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* John Rasmussen will be available to do piano tuning November 21 thru the 25. Call 387-1543 and leave a message for John OR 303-832-1732.


* For Sale:  A complete Wii Game System with lots of games, controllers.  This is a very large package.  Call 402-760-2138.

* For Sale: a 5 bedroom, 1&3/4 bathroom home conveniently located near the school and grocery store. Main level has 3 bedrooms and a newly remodeled bathroom with a kitchen place kitchen, new carpet and a laundry facility.  The basement has 2 bedrooms and bath also has a fully functional kitchen and laundry facility. Upgrades include electrical, furnace and air conditioning all within the last 4 years as well as new egress windows.  All appliances included. The home has an underground sprinkler system and fenced in backyard with storage shed. The property would make a wonderful family home or investment property as the basement has previously been used as an apartment. Asking $130,000. For more information contact Michelle by calling 760-1257.


* The Bassett Housing Authority provides affordable, safe housing to qualifying families and individuals.  They offer spacious family units as well as 1 bedroom apartments all furnished with stove, refrigerator, washer and dryer.  Utilities paid, snow removal, lawn care and maintenance included.  Income guidelines do apply.  To be put on the list as units become available or for more information call The Bassett Housing Authority at 684-3329.  Their party room is available to the public for rent, very reasonable at just $15.  So if you need a convenient venue to hold a meeting or a party call The Bassett Housing Authority to reserve the date for their party room.  Again that number is 684-3329.  Deb is in the office Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.  If no answer, please leave a message and she will get back to you.






* The Wild West Book Fair is ON this week at the McAndrew Elementary Library. Use the east entrance off the playground. This is a Community Book Fair offering books for all ages, preschool through adult best sellers! Book Fair is open to the public on Monday 3:30 until 6 p.m., Tuesday 3:30 until 8 p.m., Wednesday 3:30 until 6 p.m., Thursday 3:30 until 8 p.m. and on Friday from 3:30 until 5p.m.

* Brown County Hospital Auxilliary Thrift Shop will be having a sack sale on Saturday, Nov 18 from 1 until 4 p.m. and always the 3rd Saturday of each month.

* JDeans final – show on the road is this weekend. JDeans will be parked at Sandhills Sage in Johnstown this Saturday from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Sunday from 1 until 5 p.m.  With revved up fall looks to take your style into overdrive, come shop and SAVE on what’s in NOW. Get your new Thanksgiving outfit.  THEN will be parking the truck for the season and have a re-opening of the warehouse; with an entire Christmas restock! The Hwy. 20 Ainsworth location will be like Christmas in a box. So count on making your Christmas gifting easy, simple and one of a kind with one stop for your lady at JDeans Gallery.   Don’t miss their final show on the road this Saturday and Sunday at Sandhills Sage in Johnstown.

* Don’t miss the Book Basket Auction coming up this Saturday evening, November 18 at the Elks in Ainsworth. It’s a fundraiser with proceeds going towards library improvements. The baskets are currently on display at 1st Class Auto if you’d like to look now, otherwise, just plan on coming to the Elks this Saturday evening from 6 until 8 p.m. Bidding will close at 7:30 p.m.  Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy hors d’oeuvres sponsored by the Library board and the Ainsworth Community School faculty, and of course – check out the baskets and place your bids. Silent bidding closes at 7:30 p.m. Hope to see you there.

* Come taste as the best chili cooks in the area compete in the Brown County Hospitals Inaugural Chili Cook-off coming up this Saturday at the Red Barn just east of Ainsworth. Tasting is open to the public from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., chili and cornbread will be provided. Participants are asked to please have your chili and serving utensil there by 10:45 a.m. If you’d still like to enter the cook off you will not be turned away! The more chili THE BETTER. So bring it! Come enjoy this inaugural event with proceeds going to the Sandhills Cancer Fund.

* Join the Rock County FFA Chapter in Celebrating their new members at the Upcoming Greenhand Ceremony and Soup Supper…complete with homemade pie for dessert on Monday evening at 7 p.m. in the Rock County High School Multi-Purpose Room. The Soup Supper is by free will donation. Everyone is welcome! The Rock County FFA Chapter will be presenting the freshmen and new members with their FFA Jackets. It will be a fun evening with great food, fellowship and the rock county FFA chapter. If you have any questions call Mrs. Dvorak at 684-3411.

* The Rock County FFA Members are selling fruit and also Amish Candy! A great selection of fruit to choose from as well as variety options. Also Amish candy – homemade direct from Hershberger Bakery. Gifts of fruit and candy are one size fits all so place your orders through any Rock Co. FFA member or by calling Ann Dvorak at 684-3411 or cell 925-8432.  Please leave a message. Deadline to order is November 21. Delivery will be the week of December 11. Money from this fundraiser is used to send FFA members to leadership workshops, conventions and contests. The Rock Co. FFA thanks you for your continued support.

* AI School Coming Soon. DJC Genetics and Genetic Solutions will be hosting an AI School in Bassett December 16 and 17. Limited spots available.  For more information call Brock Olson at 402-340-1454.

* Looking for local talent volunteers: The Activities Department at the Sandhills Care Center is looking for entertainment for Friday afternoons. This could include but is not limited to one-man bands, groups that play instruments, singers, piano players, etc. Any volunteers that would be willing to provide entertainment to the residents. If you or someone you know may be interested, please call Macey at 387-1294. As always – if you have a special talent, are a member of an organization or would just like to spend some time volunteering please contact Macey in activities to get something set up!











* Start your success today with Northeast Community College. Whatever your academic or career goals – they’re here to help. Learn about all the great classes Northeast Community College has to offer – Classes that fit your budget, your schedule and your future. Visit


WATER AEROBICS. A basic introduction to water aerobics. You will be acquainted with a variety of exercises to improve cardiovascular endurance and flexibility. Exercises will be done in the water to improve muscular strength and endurance. Water workouts for special concerns will be discussed. Bring a four foot pool noodle. Mon., 6:30-7:30 pm at Rodeway Inn. Instr. Flynn. $40

November 6-27 (HYPER5140/17F) CRN #60530

SMARTPHONE APPLICATIONS. This course will cover the basic usage and applications of using an Android smartphone and iPhone. If you are struggling using your cell phone and all of its applications, you may want to take this class to learn about your cell phone. Tues., 6-8:30 pm at ESU #17 Technology Building. Instr. Summers. $15

November 7 (INFO5200/17F) CRN #60523

PRINTMAKING 101. Learn techniques of mono-printmaking with overlays paint, pen work, and stamping. You will create a piece appropriate for a large greeting card or for framing. All supplies are provided. A fun, messy class to do with your friends! Make sure to wear a paint shirt or old clothes. Tues., 6:30-8:30 pm at Ainsworth High School Art Room. Instr. Beckman. $35

November 14 (HOEC5135/17F) CRN#60531

FALL GLUTEN FREE BREAD BAKING. Learn how to make gluten free pumpkin bread and a gluten free soda bread. Come hear the secrets to what ingredients and techniques to use to keep the flavor of your fall breads while making them gluten free. Tues., 6:30-8:30 pm at Ainsworth High School Home Economics Room. Instr. Beckman. $35

November 21 (HOEC5100/17F) CRN#60532

GLUTEN FREE CHRISTMAS COOKIES. Christmas would not be complete without a classic Christmas Cookie; come hear the secrets to what ingredients and techniques to use to keep the flavor of your cookies while making them gluten free. Tues., 6:30-8:30 pm at Ainsworth High School Home Economics Room. Instr. Beckman. $35

November 28 (HOEC5100/17F) CRN#60533

GLUTEN FREE CHRISTMAS BREADS. Learn how to make a savory gluten free Christmas cheese bread and gluten free cranberry orange scones to share with loved ones during the holiday season. Come hear the secrets to what ingredients and techniques to use to keep the flavor of your holiday baking while making them gluten free. Tues., 6:30-8:30 pm at Ainsworth High School Home Economics Room. Instr. Beckman. $35

December 5 (HOEC5100/17F) CRN#60534

MICROSOFT WORD I. Learn the essentials of Microsoft Word and word processing. Create, navigate and save documents, apply character and paragraph formatting, insert symbols, and create headers and footers. Find out how to check spelling and grammar, add page breaks, work with document views, and learn how to print and convert documents to PDF. Adding graphics and clip art will also be covered. Tues. & Thurs., 5:30-7 pm at ESU #17 Technology Building. Instr. Martinez. $30

November 14 and 16 (INFO5120/17F) CRN#60536

BASIC COMPUTERS I. Learn the basics of using a computer. You will begin with skills such as powering the computer on and off, using a mouse and keyboard, utilizing the desktop and launching programs. This class will be taught at a very relaxed pace with significant hands-on practice, and is appropriate for the person with very limited computer knowledge or none at all. Tues. & Thurs., 5:30-7 pm at ESU #17 Technology Building. Instr. Martinez. $30

November 7 and 9 (INFO5105/17F) CRN#60535

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