Working for the Weekend

TRI-CITIES, Neb. -- Cold temperatures might be sticking around for the weekend, but there are still plenty of things to do in the tri-cities as we're "Working for the Weekend."

HASTINGS
What: Beer & Yoga
When: Friday, January 6 from 5:30-7:00 P.M.
Where: Avani Day Spa & Yoga Studio
Details: Celebrate the New Year with beer & yoga! We're teaming up with First Street Brewing Company to take two of our favorite things to make a new event. We will begin with an all levels happy hour yoga class which will focus on a celebration of new beginnings and will end with a 30 minute beer tasting. There will be 5 tastings of First Street Beer per person. (**Note: Must be 21+ to partake in tastings.) Please arrive 10-15 min. early to get signed in and settled. Bring a mat and a water bottle if you have them. We do have some mats available for use. The main entrance to the yoga studio is in the back where there is a parking lot behind the alley. $25.00 per person. We highly encourage people to sign up in advance to ensure your spot! Reserve your place by stopping by the Yoga Studio, calling the Day Spa, or going to Schedulicity.

What: Early Childhood Parenting Made Fun
When: Sunday, January 8 starting at 1 P.M.
Where: Faith Lutheran Church, 9th & Chestnut, Hastings
Details: This course in parent training offers specific answers for the most difficult moments of the "early years" (ages birth - 7). Four sessions beginning January 8th, 2017 - 1pm to 2:30pm. Cost: $25. Childcare care provided free of charge to those who prepay for the class by January 5th, 2017. Let us help you enjoy being a parent again!

GRAND ISLAND
What: Central Platte Ducks Unlimited Annual Banquet
When: Saturday, January 7 at 5:30 P.M.
Where: Babel's Barn, 508 Military Road, Wood River
Details: Steak Dinner. New 2017 Auction Items. Ducks Unlimited conserves, restores, and manages wetlands and associated habitats for North America's waterfowl. These habitats also benefit other wildlife and people.

What: Winter Bridal Extraordinaire
When: Sunday, January 8 from 12:30-4:30 P.M.
Where: Hotel Grand Conference Center
Details: Same Great Show, Luxurious New Location.
Admission: $3. Drink specials at Images Bar. Brides - Win a trip for two-Prizes on the hour. Style Shows - Workshops - Book and Plan Your Wedding. Register online- Be one of our 20 VIP Brides to preview the show early!

KEARNEY
What: First Friday Dinner
When: Friday, January 6 at 7:00 P.M.
Where: Cedar Hills Vineyard & Gardens, Ravenna
Details: Do you serve meals? YES! The first Friday of every month is reserved for this! Meals are served at 7:00 pm, so please plan to have everyone in your party arrive earlier to allow time for seating and wine selection. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 308-452-3181. January Menu: Let's enjoy some good, winter-time comfort food! Your choice of homemade chicken fried steak or Salisbury steak, served with home style mashed potatoes and gravy, buttered corn, salad, biscuits, and choice of desserts. 18/person plus tax & gratuity.

What: Red Dirt on the River 3
When: Saturday, January 7 at 7:00 P.M.
Where: Viaero Event Center
Details: Viaero Center and 93.1 The River, KRVN FM proudly present RED DIRT ON THE RIVER 3, featuring ELI YOUNG BAND, AARON WATSON and special guest KYLE PARK. For more information and to purchase tickets, go to www.kearneyevents.net.