NPCC to Showcase History of Christmas in North Platte


North Platte Community College’s Business and Community Education department will offer “Christmas Through the Years – A North Platte History” Dec. 5.

Jim Griffin, curator of the Lincoln County Historical Museum, will give a presentation about how North Platte has celebrated Christmas from the Canteen Era of the 1940s to present day.

The program isopen to the public. It will be from 7-8:30 p.m. in Room 203 of the W.W. Wood Building on the NPCC North Campus, 1101 Halligan Drive, in North Platte.

The fee is $10. Registration can be done online at, by calling (308) 535-3678 or by emailing