Special Events

TODAY, MARCH 3

Navajo Taco Dinner: Featuring Navajo tacos, homemade pie, coffee and iced tea, 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at First Christian Church, 306 N. Seventh St. A live auction will start at 6 p.m. Tickets are available in the church office at a cost of $7 in advance; at the door the cost is $8.

Dance: Featuring “The Clay Davenport Band,” 8 p.m. to midnight at the Eagles, 2603 N. Taylor. The dance is open to the public. Admission is $10 per person. 

Daughters of Isabella Soup Supper: Featuring a menu of chili, chicken noodle soup, relishes, desserts and drinks, plus a raffle and silent auction, 4:30 to 8 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 205 N. Eighth St. The cost is $8 for adults, $5 for children age 5 to 12, and free for children age 4 and younger. All proceeds go to support the works of the Daughters of Isabella.

AKC Dog Show: Featuring obedience and rally trials, plus numerous vendors, 9 a.m. today and Sunday at the Finney County Fairgrounds in Garden City. Dogs not entered to show are not allowed in the buildings.

World Wildlife Day: Featuring keeper chats, discovery carts and other fun activities highlighting the big cats, 1:30 to 4 p.m. at Lee Richardson Zoo. The African lion keeper chat starts at 2 p.m., a Cat Canyon keeper chat at 3 p.m. and a leopard keeper chat at 3:30 p.m.

SUNDAY, MARCH 4

“Royal Affair” Bridal Show: The Garden City Telegram's annual event featuring numerous vendors, samples and prizes, 1 to 4 p.m. at the Clarion Inn & Conference Center. Free admission. For more information, email bridalshow@gctelegram.com or visit www.facebook.com/GCTelegramBridalShow.

TUESDAY, MARCH 6

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

Musical variety program: Featuring "The Copeland, Ks. Salem Mennonite Singers," 7 p.m. at Garden Valley Retirement Village, 1505 E. Spruce St. Open to the public at no charge.

Brown Bag Lunch: Featuring “Oasis of Peace” — Stop Human Trafficking in Finney County,” noon in the meeting room of the Finney County Museum, 403 S. Fourth St. (enter via the north entrance). Beverages and homemade desserts provided; bring your own lunch. Free admission. For more information, call (620) 272-3664.

SATURDAY, MARCH 10

Antiques Appraisal Fair: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Finney County 4-H Building in Garden City. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. For more information, call (620) 272-3664.

 

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.

Enhance Fitness: 2 p.m. Monday.

Strength training: 4 p.m. Monday.

Zumba: 6 p.m. Monday.

Duplicate bridge: 7 p.m. Monday.

Walking: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Walmart.

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.

EnhanceFitness: 2 p.m. Wednesday.

Dance: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday featuring Bob Walters.

TOPS: 9 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. Friday.

Bridge: 12:45 p.m. Friday.

EnhanceFitness: 2 p.m. Friday.

Meals on Wheels is available by calling (620) 272-3620; Mini-bus, (620) 272-3626; senior center, (620) 272-3620.

What’s Up is published each Saturday. Submit calendar items for upcoming events by 5 p.m. Wednesday by calling (620) 276-6862 Extension 242 or (800) 475-8600.