Lincoln news for Jan. 24
LINCOLN — Join us for the first day of Hill Country Holiday (HCH) festivities when “A Wrinkle In Time” screens on Friday, Feb. 1, at 6:30 p.m. at the church. Popcorn and drinks will be served. All are welcome.
This year’s Hill Country Holiday theme is Celebrating 100 Years of Burnham Legacy. Ideas for the parade include replicating the little red wagon brigade from Burnham Hall to the new library, the rummage sale, military whist and various HCH events. The parade is Saturday, Feb. 2, at 11:15 a.m. Contact Jo Jackson at 989-6340 to sign up.
As part of HCH weekend, Lincoln Sports will be hosting a paint and sip with Jackie Rivers on Saturday, Feb. 2 from 1-3 p.m. at Burnham Hall. Artists will be painting the front of the United Church of Lincoln. The cost is $25 and includes all the supplies. Please sign up on Jackie’s website at learntopaintwithjackie.com or at the Lincoln General Store. Ten participants are needed in order to run this program so sign up now.
Stop by Burnham Hall from 4:30 -6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2, as the preschool serves up their annual spaghetti dinner. The cost is $8. Don’t forget about their meatball competition as well.
After your fill up on spaghetti, the annual variety show kicks off at 7 p.m. They are looking for captivating entertainment for their show. It could be gymnastics, music, a choral reading, a skit, or many other talents. It could be something that lasts 15 seconds or longer. There is a five-minute maximum. To sign up contact Todd Goodyear at 453-8589 or Grace Freeman at 453-4731.
Judging for the Walter S. Burnham look alike contest will take place at the variety show. First place is $100 and second place is $50. Fifty percent of the prize money goes to the winner and the other half is donated to a Lincoln organization of the winner’s choosing. To enter the contest, contact Lisa Goodyear-Prescott at firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday, Jan. 31.
The Dave Keller Band will perform as part of the Burnham Music Series on Saturday, Feb. 9 from 7:30-9:15 p.m. at Burnham Hall. Dave Keller is one of the finest soul and blues men of his generation. His new CD, “Soul Changes,” earned a 2014 Blues Music Award Nomination (BMA) for Best Soul/Blues Album. His previous CD, “Where I’m Coming From,” won the 2012 Best Self-Produced CD Award at the International Blues Challenge (IBC). Tickets are $10 adults, teens, and kids are free. Refreshments will be served.
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