September 16

Chamber Upcoming Events and Area News 9/16

After School Program - Wednesdays 

Phillips United Methodist Church will be offering their after school program on Wednesdays from 2:30 PM to 4 PM. They will have programs for all school aged children and youth.  

For more information, check out their Facebook Page.

Molly Gene & The Gasoline - Live at Banana Rams - September 20

Dirty heavy blues female duo, Molly Gene & The Gasoline, is heading to Hordville Nebraska! Come romp and stomp at Banana Rams. Music starts at 8:30 PM.  For more information, check out their Facebook Page.  

Run or walk with us Sept 21, 2019 and take a stand against sex trafficking in Nebraska! We will be hosting a 1 mile fun run/walk at 8:30 AM and 5K at 9:30 AM in Aurora, NE.

Sign up at

1 Mile map:
5K map:


Questions? Want to sponsor? Contact us at

Make And Take Canvas Painting - September 21


Come and enjoy the Art Walk Aurora 2019, where YOU can be an artist too! Join us at The Makers, where you and your kids can create your own work of art to take home and enjoy or give as a gift to that special someone. All supplies are provided. Choose from two sizes with two designs each. Photos of the choices will be in the discussion comments. Pre-register and pay at least one week in advance preferred, so they can have your supplies ready and reserved. (Walk-ins welcome if they have enough supplies). IMPORTANT: Email me to let me know your selections.

Cost is $20 for an 8" x 10" canvas and $30 for an 11" x 14" canvas. This will be something fun you don't want to miss!

For more information about this event, check out their Facebook Event. 

We invite women to join with us in learning about human trafficking. Our speaker will be Sr. Margaret Nacke, CSJ Ed.D., cofounder of U.S. Catholic Sisters Against Human Trafficking. Desserts will be served following the presentation. Please RSVP to Diana Leininger: 308-991-4345 or Lori Thiele: 402-694-9736. This event is free.

EVENT: Stop Human Trafficking in Nebraska
Sept. 22, 2019
2:00 pm
St. Mary's Church Hall, 1420 9th Street, Aurora
St. Mary's Altar Society
Contact: DiAna Leininger 308-991-4345

Monarch Butterfly Tagging - September 28


The Edgerton Explorit Center's Super Science Saturday Program on September 28th will focus on Monarch Butterfly Education and Tagging from 1:30 to 3:30 PM. Learn all about these great creatures and their 3,000 mile migration. We will also be going out to do some actually butterfly tagging. A don't miss opportunity! Free for Edgerton members and regular admission for nonmembers. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

For more information about this event, check out their Facebook Event. 


Aurora, Nebraska

The Aurora Development Corporation is seeking a full-time Director to lead the organization to the next level of growth and development. The ideal candidate will be a seasoned leader in economic and community development who fosters strong local, regional and statewide collaboration to direct economic development initiatives that lead to sustainable economic expansion with shared prosperity and stimulates the growth and vitality of the local economy.

Candidate must possess excellent interpersonal skills, proficiency with technology and be willing to relocate. A minimum of a bachelor’s degree is required, preferably in a related field. Send resume to Aurora Development Corporation at

Pickleball at the Bremer Community Center

Newcomers welcome, paddles provided. (Play will be outside on the tennis courts when weather permits.)

Mixed play on Monday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings at 9:00. Contact Mike Allen at 402-631-3495 for more information.

Women's play on Monday and Thursday evenings at 7:00. Contact Claire Frevert at 402-694-3526 (home) or 402-604-0667 (cell).

Men's play on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings at 7:00. Contact Mike Allen at 402-631-3495 (cell).

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