Special Events


Evening at the Museum: Featuring “Native American Heritage” by Debra Bolton, Ph.D., 7 p.m. in the meeting room of the Finney County Historical Museum, 403 S. Fourth St. Admission is free, with dessert and beverages provided. Those who attend should use the north entrance of the museum and are welcome to bring their own dinner, if desired.

Musical program: Featuring "The Road Runners," 7 p.m. at Homestead Assisted Living, 2414 N. Henderson St. Open to the public at no charge.

Musical variety program: Featuring ""The Double D's," 7 p.m. at Garden Valley Retirement Village, 1505 E. Spruce St. Open to the public at no charge.

Blood drive: Noon to 6 p.m. at Gray County Recreation Center, 17002 U.S. Highway 50, Cimarron; and 1:30 to 6 p.m. at Lane County Fairgrounds, 147 W. Long St., Dighton.


Blood drive: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Lane County Hospital, 243 S. Second, Dighton; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Catherine Hospital, 401 E. Spruce St.; noon to 6 p.m. at the William Carpenter Building, 606 N. Fairground Road in Scott City.


Blood drive: Noon to 6 p.m. at the Commercial Building, 1000 W. Patterson Ave., Ulysses.


Musical program: Featuring "Classic 3+1 Piano Man," 7 p.m. at Homestead Assisted Living, 2414 N. Henderson St. Open to the public at no charge.


“Boo! At the Zoo!”: Featuring a trick-or-treat trail with treat stations, creepy creature encounters with zoo docents and a journey through a ghoulish graveyard, 4 to 10 p.m. at Lee Richardson Zoo. The Safari Shoppe will sell Frankenweenies (hot dogs), Dippin’ Dots ice cream, and a variety of snacks and beverages. For more information, visit www.leerichardsonzoo.org.

Blood drive: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sublette Southern Baptist Church, 901 Lark, Sublette.


Health Department and WIC

Hours at the Finney County Health Department, 919 Zerr Road, and WIC are 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday; closed on Friday.

For more information, call the health department at (620) 272-3600 or WIC (Women, Infant and Children) at (620) 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.

Billiards: 1 to 4 p.m. today.

Duplicate bridge: 2 p.m. Sunday.

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

Lunch: Served at noon Monday through Friday.

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

EnhanceFitness: 2 p.m. Monday.

Strength training: 4 p.m. Monday.

Duplicate bridge: 7 p.m. Monday.

Walking: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Walmart.

Finney County Committee on Aging: 9 a.m. Tuesday.

Gentle exercises: 11 a.m. Tuesday.

Pitch: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Bridge: 1:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Yoga: 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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

Pinochle: 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Bridge: 1:15 p.m. Wednesday.

EnhanceFitness: 2 p.m. Wednesday.

Dance: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday featuring "Ortiz Band."

TOPS: 9 a.m. Thursday.

Art class: 10 a.m. Thursday.

Lunch and Learn: 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

Legal aid: 1 p.m. Thursday (by appointment).

Ambassador Singers: 1 p.m. Thursday.

Skip-Bo: 1 p.m. Thursday.

Strength training: 4 p.m. Thursday.

Yoga: 6 p.m. Thursday.

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

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

Gentle exercises: 11 a.m. Friday.

Bridge: 1 p.m. Friday.

EnhanceFitness: 2 p.m. Friday.

Billiards: 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 21.

Bridge: 1:15 p.m. Oct. 21.