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11/16/2013

Special Events

Special Events

TODAY, NOV. 16

Fall Harvest Auction and Soup & Pie Supper: Supper (free-will donation) starts at 5:30 p.m. atGarden City Church of the Brethren, 505 N. Eighth St., with a silent auction during the meal and a live auction at 7 p.m. Offered for sale will be numerous homemade items such as candy, spiced tea, cappuccino, relish, wood carvings, pillow cases and a handmade quilt.

Bierocks sale: St. Dominic youth will sell bierocks from noon to 5 p.m. and after the 5:30 p.m. Mass today and after the 10:30 a.m. Mass on Sunday in the Parish Center, 615 JC St. Bierocks will be sold for $30 per dozen. Money raised will be used to cover costs for the Youth Mission Trip to Marvell, Ark., to serve the poor.

"A Holiday Extravaganza": 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 205 N. Eighth St. Vendors will include Scentsy, Silpada Jewelry, Tonja's Toffee, Origami Owl, Classy Looks, Celebrating Home and more. The event also will feature a martial arts demonstration at 10:30 a.m.; a fashion show at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.; Santa visits from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; youth singers Jeremy Oropeza and Darby Riemer at 11:30 a.m.; singers Jon Irsik and Miranda Harris at 1:30 p.m.; and the Garden City Community College Talent Band at 2:30 p.m.; plus a silent auction and food booth. Donation tickets for prize drawings are available at the Families Together office, 1518 Taylor Plaza, or from fashion show models and their families.

SUNDAY, NOV. 17

Singles dance: Featuring "The Cottonwoods" from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Eagles Lodge, U.S. Highway 83 and Mary Street. Sponsored by Garden City Singles, the dance is open to the public. People attending must be age 21 or older.

"Snow White, The Untold Story": All-school play at 2:30 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Tuesday at Deerfield High School Auditorium. Admission is $3 for youth and $4 for adults.

Retirement Open House: For Pastor John and Michele Elder, 3 to 5 p.m. at Garden City Church of the Brethren, 505 N. Eighth St.

TUESDAY, NOV. 19

Musical variety program: Featuring Clay Davenport and The ABC Band from Lakin, 7 p.m. at Garden Valley Retirement Village, 1505 E. Spruce St. The public is encouraged to attend at no charge. For more information, call 275-5036.

Musical program: Featuring "The Roadrunners," 7 p.m. at Homestead Assisted Living, 2414 N. Henderson St. The public is encouraged to attend at no charge.

SATURDAY, NOV. 23

Peppernut Shoppe and Ten Thousand Villages Market: Featuring pies, cinnamon rolls, kolaches, peppernuts, candies, New Year's Cookies and handcrafted wares, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Garden Valley Church Family Center, corner of Third and Campbell streets. For more information, call 276-7410.

27th Annual Fantasy Tree Festival: 6 p.m. at the Clarion Inn, 1911 E. Kansas Plaza, with dinner hors d'oeuvres, live entertainment by Steps Dance School, a live auction and multiple silent auction tables that will run throughout the evening. Tickets are $40 per person or two for $75. Tickets are available at the Clarion Inn, Regan Jewelers, Dillons East and West, Wheatfields on Main, The Corner on Main, Ward's Garden Center, AmericInn Hotel & Suites and Russell Child Development Center.

Holiday Home Tours: 1 to 5 p.m. and to include Sunnyland Tablescapes, hosted by Fred and Kathryn Askren at Sunnyland Bed & Breakfast, 501 N. Fifth St. Tickets are $15 and include six tablescape chance drawing entries, auction preview of the Fantasy Tree Festival and complimentary refreshments at Ward's Garden Café beginning at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at the locations listed above for the Fantasy Tree Festival.

SUNDAY, NOV. 24

Classic Gospel Sing-along: Open to all area musicians and the general public, 4 p.m. at Heaven Bound Cowboy Church, 1202 S. Second in Dodge City. For more information, call (620) 846-7046.

Organizations

TODAY, NOV. 16

Finney County Genealogical Society: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Kansas Room at the Finney County Public Library, 605 E. Walnut St. Visitors welcome.

Health Department and WIC

Hours at the Finney County Health Department, 919 Zerr Road, are 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Friday hours are 8 a.m. to noon.

For more information, call the health department at 272-3600 or WIC (Women, Infant and Children) at 272-3615.

Senior Center

The following events are scheduled at the Senior Center of Finney County, 907 N. 10th St., unless otherwise noted. Anyone 55 years of age or older is welcome to participate.

Open pool: 1 to 4 p.m. today.

Duplicate bridge: 2 p.m. Sunday.

Dominoes and open pool: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Lunch: Served at noon Monday through Friday.

Double pinochle: 12:30 p.m. Monday.

Duplicate bridge: 7 p.m. Monday.

Walking: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Gentle exercises: 11 a.m. Tuesday.

Pitch: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Bridge: 1:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Bingo: 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Line dancing: 8:30 a.m. Wednesday.

TOPS 1116: 10 a.m. Wednesday.

Legal aid: By appointment Wednesday.

Library outreach: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Pinochle: 12:40 p.m. Wednesday.

Dance: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday featuring "Moonshiners."

TOPS: 9 a.m. Thursday.

Art class: 10 a.m. Thursday.

Gentle exercise: 11 a.m. Thursday.

Thanksgiving Lunch: Noon Thursday.

Ambassador Singers practice: 1 p.m. Thursday.

Skip-Bo: 1 p.m. Thursday.

Senior Citizen Association: 1 p.m. Thursday.

Line dancing: 8:30 a.m. Friday.

Craft Shop check-in/out: 10 a.m. to noon Friday.

Bridge: 12:45 p.m. Friday.

Prairie Land Food pick-up: 11:45 a.m. Nov. 23.

Meals on Wheels is available by calling 272-3620; Mini-bus, 272-3626; Senior Center, 272-3620.

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