A rundown of entertaining events in North Platte and Lincoln County:


Prairie Arts Center, (416 N. Jeffers) — Artwork by McCook Community College art instructor Rick Johnson in the main gallery. Open 11-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays.

Golden Tickets Cinemas, District 177 Mall (1000 S. Dewey) – Spider-Man: No Way Home, West Side Story, The Matrix Resurrections, The King’s Man, Sing 2, American Underdog, Encanto and Scream. Subject to change. 10:30-11 a.m. and 1:30-2 p.m.

Thursday, Jan. 13

North Platte Public Library (120 W. 4th) — Teens Explore. A one-hour program for ages 12-18. 4-5 p.m.

Lincoln County Fairgrounds Ag Building (5015 W. Rodeo Rd) — Wildland Fire Awareness, seminar and question-and-answer session with local fire departments. Refreshments provided. 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Pals Brewing Co. (4520 S. Buffalo Bill) – Music by the Kris Lager Band. $10 suggested cover charge. 8-10 p.m.

Friday, Jan. 14

NPCC Technical Campus (1101 Halligan Dr) – Strong Leaders Equals Strong Businesses. Rick Dupin, VP of operations for the American Shizuki corporation speaks on leadership, customer service, employee engagement and productivity. No charge. 8:30-11:30 a.m.

Maranatha Bible Camp (16800 E. Maranatha Rd, Maxwell) – Skate Night. 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Saturday, Jan. 15

District 177/Platte River Mall (1000 S. Dewey) – Prescription drug collection. 11-1 p.m.

North Platte Public Library (120 W. 4th) — Marshamallow building challenge. Elementary age students learn about 3D models using marshmallows and toothpicks to build their own tower. 11-12 p.m.

Hershey High School (301 Lincoln Ave., Hershey) — Silent auction to benefit Hershey chapter of Teammates foundation. 1-3 p.m.

Monday, Jan. 17

North Platte Community College, south campus (601 W. State Farm Rd) — Martin Luther King Jr. Day remembrance ceremony with Dr. Robert Byrd. 11-12 p.m.

Prairie Arts Center, (416 N. Jeffers) — Ceramics Open Studio. Pick a ceramic piece to glaze. Prices vary.

Tuesday Jan. 18

North Platte Public Library (120 W. 4th) – Story time for children ages 3-5. 10:30-11 a.m. and again at 1:30-2 p.m.

Wednesday, Jan. 19

North Platte Public Library (120 W. 4th) — Wee Read. An interactive story-telling program for ages 3 and under. 9:30-9:50 a.m. and 10-10:20 a.m.

North Platte Senior Center (901 E. 10th) Dance with Ray Mullen. $7. 7-10 p.m.

Friday, Jan. 21

Maranatha Bible Camp (16800 E. Maranatha Rd, Maxwell)-Skate Night. 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Saturday, Jan. 22

Godfather’s Pizza (1100 S. Jeffers)-Veteran’s Buddy Check. Free pizza and soft drinks for veterans. 6-8 p.m.

Brigham’s Taproom (1100 S. Jeffers) – Halftime with Billie J. Live comedy by Billie J. about living in the Midwest and American culture. 7-9 p.m.

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