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Garden City Kansas Kennel AKC Dog Show: Annual sanctioned American dog show, 8 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. today and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Finney County Fairgrounds Exhibition Building, West Pavilion, Grandstand Meeting Room and Horse Palace. Free admission. For more information, call Ramona Haney at 275-4739.


Musical variety program: Golden Oldies featuring "The Garden City Humdinger Band," 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.


"Who's Your Paddy": Baked Potato Bar, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m. at the Downtown Vision Office, 413 N. Main St. Cost is $5.


Pizza and Movie Night: Featuring "Dolphin Tale," 7 p.m. at Church of the Brethren, 505 N. Eighth St. Free event featuring the movie, pizza, popcorn, candy and beverages (donations will be accepted). For more information, call 276-7391 or visit www.gardencitycob.org.

St. Patrick's Day Celebration: Old-time fiddle music featuring Joe and Jon Irsik, 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Fireside Lounge at Garden Valley Retirement Village, 1505 E. Spruce St., plus refreshments. Open to the public at no charge. For more information, call 275-5036.

Pancakes and sausage dinner: 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Pawnee Acre Community Building, four miles north of Kansas Highway 156 and Community Road. Free-will donation, with proceeds used for building improvements.

Daughters of Isabella Soup Supper and Silent Auction: Dinner will include soup, salad or relishes, dessert and coffee or tea at a cost of $7 for adults, $4 for children age 5 to 10, and free to younger children, 4 to 8 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus, 205 N. Eighth St. Tickets will be available at the Knights of Columbus, after Masses on Sunday or bought at the door the evening of the supper.

Legislative Coffee: 9 a.m. at St. Catherine Hospital, Classroom B (enter through the Outpatient Surgery doors, proceed to the elevator and go down to the lower level). Full breakfast served courtesy of the hospital. For more information, call 276-3264.


Singles dance: Featuring "The Blue Notes" from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Eagles Lodge, U.S. Highway 83 and Mary Street. Sponsored by Garden City Singles, the dance is open to the public. People attending must be age 21 or older.



Finney County Genealogical Society: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Kansas Room at the Finney County Public Library, 605 E. Walnut St. Visitors welcome.

Health Department

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.

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.

Duplicate bridge: 2 p.m. Sunday.

Lunch: Served at noon Monday through Friday.

Walking Club: 8:30 a.m. Monday.

Humdingers Band practice: 12:30 p.m. Monday.

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

Duplicate bridge: 7 p.m. Monday.

Gentle exercise: 11 a.m. Tuesday.

Pitch: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Bridge: 1:15 p.m. Tuesday.

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

Pinochle: 12:40 p.m. Wednesday.

Dance: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday featuring Craig Stevens.

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.

Yoga: 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Line dancing: 8:30 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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