Fudge sales benefit school
COLUMBUS -- Columbus Christian School is selling fudge through Sunday.
Seven flavors will be available. For more information, to place an order, or to view box assortment options, visit www.columbuschristian.org. Orders can also be made by calling 402-562-6470.
Christmas items at PCHS meeting
COLUMBUS -- The Platte County Historical Society will present "Historic Christmas" by Steve Kovar at 2 p.m. Sunday at the museum, 2916 16th St.
Kovar will share his vast collection of vintage Christmas items. Admission is free for PCHS members and $3 for nonmembers.
Dinner, expo supports pool
CRESTON -- The Creston Women’s Fall Dinner and Expo will be held 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday at the Creston Community Center.
The meal will include roast beef and turkey. Cost is $9 for ages 13 years and older and $5 for children 5-12 years old. Proceeds from this event will be used to purchase a new filter tank for the Creston pool.
Blues artist playing at bar
COLUMBUS -- Eight-time Grammy nominee, recent Blues Hall of Fame inductee and Australian blues artist Michael Charles will perform 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Micek Bar, 2506 12th St.
Charles will perform original blues numbers, blues-based rock, ballads and some well-known covers. No cover charge.
For more information, visit http://www.michaelcharles.us.
Library hosting Book Festival
COLUMBUS -- The fourth annual Book Festival will be held 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Columbus Public Library.
Enjoy refreshments while meeting Nebraskan authors. The authors will have copies of their books to sell and sign, and there will be a book reading in an adjoining room. The event is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 402-564-7116 or visit www.columbusne.us/library.
Pancake feed hosted by Scouts
COLUMBUS -- Boy Scout Troop 212 will hold a pancake feed from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Federated Church, 2704 15th St.
All-you-can-eat homemade buttermilk pancakes, sausage and beverages will be offered for a freewill donation.
Lakeview FFA labor auction
COLUMBUS -- The Lakeview FFA chapter will hold a labor auction Monday at the Lakeview High School cafeteria.
The event will include a free pasta bar at 6 p.m. and the labor auction will begin at 7 p.m. Members of the group and the chapter adviser will be sold for six hours of labor. Silent auction items will also be available. Proceeds will go toward community service activities, convention fees and leadership events.
If interested in donating items for the silent auction, call 402-564-8518 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. All purchases are tax-deductible.