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Special Events


Peppernut Shoppe and Ten Thousand Villages Market: Featuring pies, cinnamon rolls, bierocks, kolaches, peppernuts, candies, New Year's Cookies and handcrafted wares, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Garden Valley Church Family Center, corner of Third and Campbell streets. For more information, call 276-7410.

Fantasy Tree Festival: Russell Child Development Center's 26th annual event will feature hors d'oeuvres and a silent auction at 6 p.m., a magic show at 6:45 p.m. and a live auction at 7:10 p.m. at the Clarion Inn and Convention Center, 1911 E. Kansas Ave. Tickets are $40 per person or two for $75 and include entry to Sunnyland Tablescapes from 1 to 4 p.m. and refreshments at Ward's Garden Café from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunnyland Tablescape admission can be purchased separately that day at Sunnyland, 501 N. Fifth St., for a suggested donation of $10. For tickets, call 275-0291 or visit www.rcdc4kids.org.


Singles dance: Featuring "Calhouns" 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.

Christmas Angels Toy Run: Beginning at 1:30 p.m. at the west end of the WalMart parking lot. Entry fee is one new, unwrapped toy (or a $15 fee without a toy). If unable to make the run, toys may be dropped off at the American Legion, 405 S. Main St.


Musical program: Featuring "Road Runners," 7 p.m. at Homestead Assisted Living, 2414 N. Henderson St. The public is encouraged to attend at no charge.

Musical variety program: Featuring Kenneth Degenhardt playing his accordion, and his wife, Cheryl, on keyboard, 7 p.m. at Garden Valley Retirement Village, 1505 E. Spruce St. The public is encouraged to attend at no charge.



Finney County Genealogical Society: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Hutchinson 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.

Duplicate bridge: 2 p.m. Sunday.

Dominoes and open pool: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Lunch: Served at noon Monday through Friday.

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

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

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

RSVP Board: 1 p.m. Monday.

Zumba: 5:30 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.

Fiddlers, Pickers and Singers: 4 to 9 p.m. Nov. 24.

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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