Special Events

TODAY, OCT. 29

Peddler's Market: Featuring antiques, handmade crafts, collectibles and baked goods, 4 p.m. at the Finney County Exhibition Building, 209 W. Lake Ave. Free admission.

“Aztlan: A Memory of the Mexica Nation”: Presented by the GCCC College Players, 2:30 p.m. at the Pauline Joyce Fine Arts Auditorium at Garden City Community College. Admission is $10 for general admission; $8 for seniors (65 and older) and students (18 and younger).

Dia De Los Muertos Festival: 6th Annual Dio De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Festival, hosted by Garden City Arts, 1 to 5 p.m. at Stevens Park in downtown Garden City, featuring music, performances, food, local art vendors, free arts and crafts activities, and prizes for the best costumes. There also will be a community altar set up in Stevens Park where people are welcome to bring their own altars or offerendas for their loved ones who have died. Free admission.

Garden City High School Art Department pop-up show: Featuring "Day of the Dead" sculptures, paintings, drawings and graphic designs by students, 1 to 5 p.m. at Garden City Arts, 318 N. Main St.

TUESDAY, OCT. 31

Flow and Glow: Featuring yoga set up to Halloween-themed music and black lights, plus glow paint (wear costumes) at Roots Juice Co. and Wellness Studio, 216 N. Main St. Painting will start at 7 p.m., with yoga beginning at 7:30 p.m. Registration is $25 and supplies for paint will be provided. For more information, call (620) 260-2864.

Musical variety program: Featuring the music group "The Classic Three" directed by Gary Fuller, 7 p.m. at Garden Valley Retirement Village, 1505 E. Spruce St. Open to the public at no charge.

Trick or Treaters: Children are invited to stop by for trick-or-treating beginning at 6 p.m. at Homestead Assisted Living, 2414 N. Henderson St.

Blood drive: 10:15 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Wichita County High School, 800 W. Broadway, Leoti.

Kansas Honor Flight send-off: For three Korean War veterans, 16 Vietnam War veterans, six guardians and one leader, 1 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1010 N. Fleming St. The welcome-home celebration for the group will begin at around 5:30 p.m. Nov. 3 at the church.

 

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.

Duplicate bridge: 2 p.m. today.

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.

Gentle exercises: 11 a.m. Tuesday.

Pitch: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Bingo: 1 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 Craig Stevens.

TOPS: 9 a.m. Thursday.

Art class: 10 a.m. Thursday.

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. Nov. 4.

Bridge: 1:15 p.m. Nov. 4.