Blushing Artiste

What: Bring your friends to Garden City Arts and have a glass of wine and light hors d’oeuvres while creating a painting that you can take home at the end of the night. No previous art experience is needed as the instructor will provide easy to follow, step-by-step instructions. Participants will paint on 14-by-18 stretched canvases. Participants must be 21 or older.

When: 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday

Where: Garden City Arts, 318 N. Main St.

Cost: $35 or $30 for Garden City Arts members. The organization requires payment upon enrollment. To reserve a spot, contact the gallery to arrange payment at (620) 290-9700.


GCCC Endowment Auction

What: Garden City Community College Endowment Association’s annual scholarship auction, with the theme “Bootleggers Ball.” This year’s grand prize is a purple 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Sport. The night’s menu will include a prime rib dinner catered by Great Western Dining and Buster Red Meats for an additional $15.

When: Doors open at 6 p.m. with the event starting at 6:30 p.m.

Where: Finney County Exhibition Building

Cost: Admission is $25. Tickets are available at the college, 801 Campus Drive; Wharton’s For Every Bloomin’ Thing, 906 N. 10th St.; Kinney Glass, 415 N. Eighth St.; and Skeeter’s Body Shop, 3104 W. Jones Ave.

Contact: For more information, call (620) 276-0412 or visit


Drop-in Art Saturday

What: Drop-in Art Saturday is hosted by Garden City Arts and is held every second Saturday of the month. Enjoy multiple art-making stations suitable for the whole family. All ages are welcome, however, children younger than 14 must be accompanied by an adult. Play clothes are a must.

When: 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday

Where: Garden City Arts, 318 N. Main St.