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Special Events


"Living Last Supper": A musical drama with performances at 6:30 p.m. today and 3 p.m. Sunday at Clifford Hope Auditorium. Free admission.

Easter Eggstravaganza: Free event for families featuring swimming, inflatables, carnival games, an Easter Egg Hunt, snacks and egg dying (bring your own eggs), 7 to 9 p.m. at the Garden City Family YMCA, 1224 Center St. For more information, call Krystal Richardson at 275-1199.


Musical program: Fiddle music featuring Joe and Jon Irsik, 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.


ARTful Afternoons: Drop in and create art from 4 to 5 p.m. at Garden City Arts, 318 N. Main St. There is no fee for the class. Space is limited to 20 people and is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Free concert: Featuring the United States Air Force Academy Concert Band, 7 p.m. in the auditorium at Garden City High School, 2720 Buffalo Way. To receive a free ticket, stop by The Garden City Telegram, 310 N. Seventh St. Doors open to ticketholders at 6 p.m., and to the general public at 6:45 p.m.


Walls & Halls art program: Available to students in fourth through 12th grade, 4 to 5 p.m. at Garden City Arts, 318 N. Main St. Fee is $10 for non-members; $5 for members. Registration is required. Scholarships are available.

"My Ancestry: Navajo, Ute and Okeah O'wingeh Tribes": Spring Seminar of the Kansas Genealogical Society of Dodge City, featuring Deb Bolton of Garden City as the speaker, 2 p.m. at the USD 442 Learning Center in Dodge City. No membership or pre-registration is required for the free event. Light refreshments and door prizes are included.


Second Friday Film: "Queen to Play," a 2009 drama, 7 p.m. at the Finney County Public Library, 605 E. Walnut St. No admission; refreshments available; bring snacks to share. For more information, call the library, 272-3680, or Garden City Arts, 260-9700.

Dance: Featuring "The Blue Notes," 7:30 p.m. at the Senior Center in Scott City. Open to the public.


N.E.W. (Never Ending Workshop): Open to children age 3 to 6, with this session's project being "Artful Easter Eggs," 2 to 3 p.m. at Garden City Arts, 318 N. Main St. Fee is $3 for non-members; $2 for members. A parent will need to stay with their child. Space is limited to six children, and is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Sonrise Run/Walk: ABC Pregnancy Care Center's annual event begins at 9 a.m. at 509 N. Sixth St., with registration from 7:30 to 8:45 a.m. Cost is $20 for the 5k; $25 for the half-marathon; or $30 for a family entry with two or more participating. For more information, call 275-1777.

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.

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.

"Strength Training for Seniors": 5:15 p.m. Monday and Thursday.

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.

Ipad/tablet class: 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday.

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

TOPS 1116: 10 a.m. Wednesday.

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

Pinochle: 12:40 p.m. Wednesday.

Completely Unraveled: 1 p.m. Wednesday.

Dance: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday featuring "Last Rezort."

TOPS: 9 a.m. Thursday.

Art class: 10 a.m. Thursday.

Gentle exercise: 11 a.m. Thursday.

Ambassador Singers practice: 1 p.m. Thursday.

Skip-Bo: 1 p.m. Thursday.

Game Night and Supper: 4:30 p.m. Thursday.

Yoga: 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

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

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

Bridge: 12:45 p.m. Friday.

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

What's Up is published each Saturday. Submit calendar items for upcoming events by 5 p.m. Wednesday by calling 276-6862 Extension 242 or (800) 475-8600.

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