Roundup briefs

4/4/2013

Senior Citizens Association to gather

Senior Citizens Association to gather

The Finney County Senior Citizens Association will have a covered dish dinner at 6 p.m. Friday at the Senior Center of Finney County, 907 N. 10th St.

Entertainment will be provided by "Too Many Strings." Seniors are invited to bring a covered dish and enjoy an evening of music and fellowship.

For more information, call Barbara Jensen at 272-3620.

Couch Potato Walk/Run this weekend

USD 457 will host its second annual Couch Potato to 5K 1 Mile Walk/Run on Sunday. The event will take place at Lee Richardson Zoo. The start and finish line will be at the main entrance at the zoo.

Staff members that have signed up in advance will receive a T-shirt, number and official time. Registration will be held from 1:30 - 2:15 p.m. There will be a table set up by the main walk-in gate of the zoo. The race will start at 2:30 p.m.

For more information, contact USD 457 Nutrition Services Director Tracy Johnson at 805-7080 or by email at trjohnson@gckschools.com.

Builders of Hope

support group meets

The Builders of Hope Cancer Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Downtown Vision Office, 413 N. Main St.

For more information, call 272-2513.

Musical program

slated in Santanta

Kenneth Degenhardt will entertain at Satanta Long Term Care Unit, 401 Cheyenne in Satanta, starting at 11:15 a.m. Saturday.

The public is welcome to attend.

Ladies Auxiliary of VFW chages meetings

The Ladies Auxiliary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars has made a time change for the monthly meetings.

Meetings now will begin at 6 p.m. on the fourth Monday of each month, preceded by a potluck dinner at 5:30 p.m.

Meetings take place at the VFW Post, 1101 W. Mary St.

Garden City Arts to hold kids' art classes

Garden City Arts has planned two art classes for children (age 5 to 15) this month at the gallery, 318 N. Main St.

The first class will begin at 4 p.m. Tuesday. Participants will learn about artist Piet Mondrian and create a colored pencil drawing based on his work.

The second class is set for 4 p.m. April 23. Participants will discuss creating art out of recycled materials and are invited to bring items such as empty pop cans from home.

There is no charge for the classes, however, there is a suggested donation of $5 per participant. Parents are asked to pre-register their children by calling Executive Director Laurie Chapman at 260-9700. Inquiries also may be emailed to gardencityarts@gmail.com.

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