What's Up

6/15/2013

Special Events

Special Events

TODAY, JUNE 15

Garden City Farmers' Market: Featuring a variety of baked goods, home-grown produce, home-crafted items, jewelry and more, 7 a.m. to noon each Saturday in the parking lot of Westlake Hardware, 1210 Fleming St.

Giraffe feedings: Guests of Lee Richardson Zoo will be able to purchase "keeper approved" food and experience a close encounter with a giraffe, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the summer at the zoo.

Silver Screen Saturday Night: Free screening of "Kangaroo Jack," a movie about two childhood friends, a New York hairstylist and a would-be musician, who get caught up with the mob and are forced to deliver $50,000 to Australia, but things go haywire when the money is lost to a wild kangaroo. Popcorn and drinks will be available for $1 each. The movie begins at dusk in Stevens Park. In the event of high winds or severe weather, movies will be rescheduled. Call the Hotline at 276-1202 for cancellation details. For movie titles and future showings, visit www.gcrec.com.

SUNDAY, JUNE 16

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.

Free concert: Featuring Melissa Dawn, 7:30 p.m. at Stevens Park in downtown Garden City.

TUESDAY, JUNE 18

Musical variety program: Featuring "Deann Crase & Friends," 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.

THURSDAY, JUNE 20

State Theatre fundraiser: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Garden City ARTS Gallery, 318 N. Main St., featuring a wine and cheese reception from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The public is invited to come hear how entertainment, culture, education and economic growth will be brought to downtown Garden City. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/TheStateTheatreofGardenCity.

SATURDAY, JUNE 22

Annual Barbecue: Free to all attending from 6 to 8 p.m. in the west parking lot at Garden Valley Retirement Village, 1505 E. Spruce St. For more information, call 275-5036.

Health Department and WIC

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 or WIC (Women, Infant and Children) at 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.

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.

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.

Finney County Committee on Aging: 2 p.m. Tuesday.

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

Legal aid: 10 a.m. Wednesday.

Pinochle: 12:40 p.m. Wednesday.

Completely Unraveled: 1 p.m. Wednesday.

Dance: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday featuring "Ortiz Band."

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.

Finney County Senior Citizens Association Board: 3:15 p.m. Thursday.

Island Luau: 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday.

Yoga: 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

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

Bridge: 12:45 p.m. Friday.

Prairie Land Food: 11:45 a.m. June 22.

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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