Special Events

TODAY, MARCH 31

“Healthy Eating, Healthy Living”: LiveWell Finney County community health workers will provide pre-diabetes screenings, self-monitoring blood pressure assistance and information on classes offered at their Neighborhood Learning Center, 10 a.m. to noon at El Remedio Market, 1005 E. Fulton St., and 2 to 4 p.m. at Savan Market, 713 E. Fulton St. Kansas State Extension Office nutrition assistants will offer tips on how to eat healthy. A certified health insurance navigator also will be available to answer questions about the marketplace insurance. For more information, call Karen Canales at (620) 275-3047.

TUESDAY, APRIL 3

Musical variety program: Featuring "The Half Fast Singers" musical group consisting of Wen Wurst, Richard Taylor, David Miller and Dr. Mark Neuman, director, vocalist and guitar accompanist, 7 p.m. at Garden Valley Retirement Village, 1505 E. Spruce St. Open to the public at no charge.

Diabetes Self-Management Workshop: Free program from 6 to 8 p.m. at Genesis Family Health Center, 1712 St. John St. For more information, call Bertha Mendoza at (620) 640-8718.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4

Blood drive: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Satanta High School, 100 Caddo St., Satanta.

FRIDAY, APRIL 6

“Cinderella”: Garden City High School Drama Department's musical presentation at 7 p.m. April 6 and 7 and at 2:30 p.m. April 7 and 8 in the auditorium of GCHS, 2720 Buffalo Way Blvd. Tickets at the door are $10 for adults and $5 for students. 

Broncbuster Rodeo: Garden City Community College will hold its 51st Annual Broncbuster Rodeo in the Broncbuster Horse Palace located by the Finney County Fairgrounds. Slack performances start at 10 a.m., with evening performances starting at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will be on sale at the door and cost $8 for adults, $4 for children 6-12, and children 5 and younger are free. GCCC faculty, staff, and students are admitted free with a valid GCCC ID. For more information, call 620-275-3205.

SATURDAY, APRIL 7

"Spay-ghetti Dinner": Finney County Humane Society's fundraising dinner, 5 to 7 p.m. at Charles O. Stones Intermediate Center, 401 N. Jennie Barker Road. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for children 10 and younger, and can be purchased at the Finney County Humane Society Animal Shelter or from FCHS board members.

Broncbuster Rodeo: Garden City Community College will hold its 51st Annual Broncbuster Rodeo in the Broncbuster Horse Palace located by the Finney County Fairgrounds. Slack performances start at 9 a.m., with evening performances starting at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will be on sale at the door and cost $8 for adults, $4 for children 6-12, and children 5 and younger are free. GCCC faculty, staff, and students are admitted free with a valid GCCC ID. For more information, call 620-275-3205.

SUNDAY, APRIL 8

Broncbuster Rodeo: Garden City Community College will hold its 51st Annual Broncbuster Rodeo in the Broncbuster Horse Palace located by the Finney County Fairgrounds. A short-go will be held at 1:30 p.m.

 

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.

Quilts of Valor: 9 a.m. today.

Billiards: 1 to 4 p.m. today.

Fiddlers, Pickers & Singers: 5 to 9 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.

Computer class: 2:30 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 Craig Stevens.

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.

Covered dish dinner: 6 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.