No April Fool's Joke Today about the weather....
Possible high fire danger this afternoon & severe weather this evening.
Wednesday, April 1st
We have a bank account, so help make this a great celebration - Donate!
Make your contribution to:
Alvo Q125 Committee
Farmers & Merchants Bank of Ashland
PO Box 217
1501 Silver Street
Ashland, NE 68003
If you can't give money, give your time and help out.
Tentative Q125 Celebration Schedule, June 6th, 2015
11:00 AM - Flag Raising and National Anthem
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM - Brunch
1:00 PM Parade lineup
2:00 - Parade
2:00 - 4:00 PM or 6:00 - 8:00 PM Magic Show
4:00 PM - Kid's Games
4:00 PM - Music Show
4:30 - 6:30 PM Supper (and Ice Cream)
7:00 PM - Vintage Movies (Popcorn)
Schedule is subject to change up to and including Celebration Day
Meetings - April 1st through 8th - Busy week, so get up, get out and participate!
Wednesday - April 1st - Alvo Fire Department - 7 PM - Fire & Rescue Station
Friday - April 3rd - Alvo Methodist Church Good Friday Service - 7 PM
Sunday - April 5th - Alvo Methodist Church Easter Service - 9 AM
Monday - April 6th - Q125 Committee - 3 PM - Fire & Rescue Station All are welcome!
Tuesday - April 7th - Village Board - Village Hall - 7:30 PM
Wednesday - April 8th - Alvo Rescue Squad - 7 PM - Fire & Rescue Station
None of these events are closed to anyone - meet your neighbors, new and old
More sun and moon light this week.
|Date||Sunrise||Sunset||Sun hours||Days until summer|
|Wednesday, April 01, 2015||07:09 AM||07:50 PM||12:41||81|
|Thursday, April 02, 2015||07:06 AM||07:51 PM||12:45||80|
|Friday, April 03, 2015||07:06 AM||07:52 PM||12:46||79|
|Saturday, April 04, 2015||07:04 AM||07:53 PM||12:49||78|
|Sunday, April 05, 2015||07:03 AM||07:54 PM||12:51||77|
|Monday, April 06, 2015||07:01 AM||07:55 PM||12:54||76|
|Tuesday, April 07, 2015||07:00 AM||07:56 PM||12:56||75|
Full moon Saturday the 4th at 7:05 AM
During this week in history....
April 1st, 2010 - Congress cut Medicare reimbursement to doctors by 21% - Wish that was an April Fool's joke, but it wasn't.
April 2nd, 1935 - Sir Watson-Watt was granted a patent for radar. - Gave me a job for 9 years.
April 3rd, 1967 - The U.S. State Department said that Hanoi might be brainwashing American prisoners. - No, the North Vietnamese were torturing them.
April 4th, 1968 - Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated at the age of 39.
April 5th, 1937 Colin Powell - U.S. Secretary of State, four-star general, Chairman of U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff was born.
April 6th, 1985 - William J. Schroeder became the first artificial heart recipient to be discharged from the hospital.
April 7th, 2002 - The Roman Catholic archdiocese announced that six priests from the Archdiocese of New York were suspended over allegations of sexual misconduct. - The first six of many.