77th Annual Mary Beard Tribute Event

The 77th Anniversary Mary Beard birthday party will be held on Saturday, August 7th, from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Carl Beard Memorial Park in Lewellen.


Volunteers of America Western Nebraska and the Beard Family hosts the birthday party each year as a tribute to the late Mary Beard.

All community parents and children from Preschool through 8th grade are welcome to attend, pick up school supplies and enjoy the refreshments that will return to a more original fare this year to include; sliced watermelon, bottled water, ice cream, and homemade cake as well as a $2 dollar bill for each child.