Working for the Weekend

TRI-CITIES, Neb. -- If you're looking for some fun things to do this weekend, here are some events you can check out in the tri-cities.

HASTINGS:
What: Small Business Saturday
When: Saturday, November 26 starting at 8:30 A.M.
Where: Downtown Hastings & Downtown Welcome Center
Details: Grab your free canvas tote stuffed with coupons & goodies. Support your local businesses by spending your dollars in Hastings! Take your receipts to the welcome center. Enter to win big prizes!

What: Winter Boutique
When: Saturday, November 26 from 9:30 A.M. to 4 P.M.
Where: Julie's Xpression, 743 W 2nd St
Details: Craft Vendors making hand made items for the Holidays

GRAND ISLAND
What: Hall County Historical Society Christmas Open House
When: Saturday, November 26 from 2 to 8 P.M.
Where: Stolley House in Stolley Park
Details: The Hall County Historical Society invites the public to a Christmas Open House at the Stolley House in Stolley Park on Saturday, November 26. The house will be open for viewing from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Built in 1859, it is furnished with period furniture. At Christmas, it is decorated with Christmas decorations of early times also. In keeping with the tradition of the German family that lived there, Traditional German Christmas cookies and sweets will be served to those visiting. John Hanssen is responsible for decorating with his antique Christmas ornaments. John, Barb Ernst, manager of the house, and members of the HCHS board will be welcoming guests. There is no charge, but a free will gift would be appreciated.

What: La Camerata Madrigal Singers Yuletide Feaste
When: Friday, Saturday, Sunday November 25 - 27 starting at 7 P.M.
Where: Full Circle Venue at Boarders Inn and Suites, 3333 Ramada Rd
Details: A Yuletide Feaste and Madrigal formal concert. Dinner guests enjoy a four course feaste with Jester and entertaining actors

KEARNEY
What: Minden Special Olympics Soup & Sandwich Dinner & Silent Auction
When: Sunday, November 27 from 10 A.M. to 3 P.M.
Where: Kearney County Fairgrounds
Details: Freewill soup and sandwich dinner with silent auction for Minden special olympics. Sunday November 27, 2016 at the Kearney county fairgrounds in Minden. Soup and sandwiches from 11 am to 2 pm. Silent auction from 10 am to 3 pm.

What: "A Christmas Story" at the World Theatre
When: Saturday, November 26 at 7:30 P.M. and Sunday, November 27 at 2 P.M.
Where: World Theatre
Details: The comic mishaps and adventures of a young boy named Ralph, trying to convince his parents, teachers, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift for the 1940s. CAST: Melinda Dillon, Darren McGavin, Peter Billingsley, Scott Schwart