Roundup Briefs

3/2/2014

GCHS presents 'The Crucible'

GCHS presents 'The Crucible'

Garden City High School will present the drama "The Crucible," by Arthur Miller, at 7 p.m. March Thursday through Saturday in the GCHS Auditorium. Tickets are $5 for Adults and $3 for Students.

The Crucible won the 1953 Tony Award for best play. This exciting drama about the Puritan purge of witchcraft in old Salem is both a gripping historical play and a timely parable of our contemporary society. Tickets may be purchased at the door, or reserved by emailing ahilt@gckschools.com When reserving seats, give your name, night of the performance, and number of tickets reserving. All tickets will be will call.

Mennonite singers, Zoomobile visit

Two entertainment programs are scheduled this week at Homestead Assisted Living, 2414 N. Henderson St.

The musical group "Mennonite Singers" will perform at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

At 3 p.m. Thursday, the Lee Richardson Zoo's Zoomobile will make a stop.

Musical programs coming up

Two musical programs are scheduled this week at Garden Valley Retirement Village, 1505 E. Spruce St.

A program featuring "The Copeland, Ks. Salem Mennonite Singers" will be presented at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

At 7 p.m. Wednesday, a program of special music by Fielding Hands will be presented, with Robert Widows on harmonica and Francine McAdams playing piano.

The public is encouraged to attend at no charge. For more information, call 275-5036.

Hay harvest permits available

The Kansas Department of Transportation will be issuing permits to landowners wanting to harvest hay on Kansas highway right of way.

Those with land adjacent to the right of way will be given permit priority until March 31. After that, permits will be issued in the order received. The permits will expire Sept. 30.

Permits can be canceled at any time by either party, and all operations shall be in accord with requirements and guidelines set by KDOT. Any person, firm or corporation wanting to mow or bale hay will need to submit a permit application to the KDOT office in their area. No hay harvesting will take place along interstates, and access to any right of way shall be determined by KDOT.

For more information, call the KDOT office in Garden City at 276-3241, in Syracuse at (620) 384-7821 or the KDOT Bureau of Maintenance in Topeka at (785) 296-3576.

Berry to perform in Garden City

Singer-songwriter John Berry will perform in Garden City on Thursday as part of the Southwest Kansas Live On Stage concert season.

Berry was the Country Music Association "Horizon Award" winner and was nominated for "Best Male Vocalist" in 1995. He has recorded on his own imprint, Clear Sky Records, since 2004.

The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Clifford Hope Auditorium at Horace J. Good Middle School, 1412 N. Main St. Tickets are $25 for adults, $6 for students.

For more information, call 275-1667 or visit www.swks-liveonstage.org.

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