Members Notes

Bellevue East High School has established a new program called “Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports.”  This is a positive school-wide student management system, focused on building success for the Bellevue East community..

Your help is needed: throughout the school year, there will be drawings for rewards for successful students so donations are needed.  Your business will be mentioned in school announcements and other school media.  Please consider donations by sending contributions to:  Bellevue East High School, c/o Chad Holtz, 1401 High School Drive, Bellevue, NE 68005.  Call Chad with any questions or donations that cannot be mailed – 402-293-4179

Farrell’s Extreme Bodyshaping is excited to announce the opening of “Eat Fit Go” to the Bellevue location.  “Eat Fit Go” Bellevue sells healthy, FRESH meals, individually portioned and packaged in microwavable safe containers.  The macro-nutrients (calories, protein, carbs and fat) will be listed on the outside of each package, and the kicker is…. THEY ARE DELICIOUS!  “Eat Fit Go” Bellevue, 2219 Capehart Road, will be open Monday-Friday from 5:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., and then again from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

American Family Insurance – Travis Castle and Marcus Theatres are team up again for the Kids Dream Family Film Series featuring an exciting lineup of free, family-friendly movies.  Shows are Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. beginning February 5th through March 20th.  Drop by 2348 Cornhusker Road (office address) for complimentary tickets.

Knights of Columbus – Columban Council #6192 will once again host Fish Dinners during the Lenten Season.  These dinners will be every Friday night starting February 12 and ending March 25, 2016.    Menu ordering and waiter service allow for a unique dining experience.  The menu features Atlantic salmon, baked white fish, fried shrimp and fish, and fish sandwiches.  Dinners include baked potato or French fries, salad or a cup of clam chowder, coffee, and iced tea.  Non-fish diners can choose from stuffed pasta shells, macaroni and cheese, grilled cheese sandwiches or a large slice of cheese pizza.  Prices range from $3.000 to $11.00.  Dinners are served from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 205 Industrial Drive, Bellevue.  The Knights offer a $1.00 discount on senior citizen dinners.

Green Bellevue Meeting – Attracting Winter Birds with Clem Klaphake will take place on Sunday, February 14th from 1:30-3:00 p.m. at Fontenelle Forest Nature Center, Forest Room, 1111 Bellevue Blvd., Bellevue.  Join Green Bellevue for a special Valentine’s Day program.  Clem will lead a presentation on wintering bird species and how to attract these feathered friends to your backyard.  Following the presentation there will be a hands-on-activity making a take home bird treat.  This is a family-friendly event that will be fun for adults and kids of all ages!  Green Bellevue events are free and open to the public – just let the attendant at the front desk know you are there for the Green Bellevue meeting.  Attendees are invited to stick around afterwards to walk the Forest grounds for free from 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Small Business Day at the Capitol brought to you by NFIB/Nebraska will take place on Friday, February 19th from 10:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.  Connect with state lawmakers and sound off on issues important to you and your business.  Keynote Speaker is Lt. Governor Mike Foley.  Cost is $20.00 per person (includes lunch and materials) payable to NFIB/NE, 233 South 13th Street, Suite 700, Lincoln NE  68508.  Registration deadline is Monday, February 15th.  For questions, email:

Bellevue Housing Authority will hold the 2nd annual “Power of the Purse” on Thursday, February 25th.  Proceeds support the “Thrive in Five” program that works with families receiving assistance through BHA.  It focuses on assisting families to overcome the barriers to employment and help them to become independent of government assistance within five years.  Donations and sponsorships are needed.  Please contact Mindy Barber at 402-734-5448 or email to participate.

Heartland Family Service is looking for nominations for its 2016 Salute to Families recognition program.  Each year, with help from friends, neighbors, and colleagues, Salute to Families honors those in our community who place a great priority on building and strengthening their family bond and purpose while encouraging individual growth.  To nominate a family, please contact Angie DiSalvo at 402-552-7447 or by email at:

Offutt Collision Repair proudly presents Continuing Education Luncheon on Thursday, March 10th from 12:00-1:30 p.m. on Consumer Protection Reality Check!  Contact Karissa at to register or for more information.