Special Events


Last Minute Christmas Shopping Bazaar: Second annual event featuring a variety of local vendors, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Clarion Inn Hotel, 1911 E. Kansas Ave. Free admission.


Singles dance: Featuring Craig Stevens from 7:30 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.

Musical program: Featuring “Coat of Many Colors,” 6 p.m. at Homestead Assisted Living, 2414 N. Henderson St. The public is encouraged to attend at no charge.


Musical variety program: Featuring “The Kearny County Roadrunners” from Lakin, 7 p.m. at Garden Valley Retirement Village, 1505 E. Spruce St. Open to the public at no charge. For more information, call 275-5036.


Classic Gospel Sing-along: Open to all area musicians and the general public, 5 to 8 p.m. at Heaven Bound Cowboy Church, 1202 S. Second in Dodge City. For more information, call (620) 846-7046.

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. Saturday.

Duplicate bridge: 2 p.m. Sunday.

Dominoes and open pool: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (senior center closes at noon Wednesday with regular hours resuming on Dec. 28).

Lunch: Served at noon Monday through Friday (senior center closes at noon Wednesday with regular hours resuming on Dec. 28).

Double pinochle: 12:40 p.m.

Monday.“Strength Training for Seniors”: 5:15 p.m. Monday.

Duplicate bridge: 7 p.m. Monday.

Walking: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Gentle exercises: 11 a.m. Tuesday.

Pitch: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Bridge: 1:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Yoga: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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.