Ground Hog Supper is back

The First United Methodist Church's Ground Hog Supper is back.

This year, the supper will take place from 4:30 to 8 p.m. on Jan. 28 at the First United Methodist Church, 1106 N. Main St.

Tickets are $7 for adults and $3.50 for children 11 and younger.

The supper will feature the United Methodist Men's famous country fresh sausage, homemade biscuits and sausage gravy and more.

Sausage patties also will be for sale at the rate of $4 for one pound, $10 for three pounds and $10 for 10 pounds.

Tickets can be purchased at Patrick Dugan's Coffee House, 301 N. Main St.; El Conquistador, 1601 Buffalo Jones Ave.; or Garden City Propane, 1304 N. Massey Ferguson Road; or contact a member of the United Methodist Men.

You also may call the church office at 275-9171 or stop by.

Music programs at Garden Valley

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

A musical variety program featuring "Too Many Strings" will be presented at 7 tonight.

At 7 p.m. Wednesday, "The Generation Gap Mennonite Men's Quartet" will perform.

The public is encouraged to attend at no charge.

For more information, call 275-5036.

Chicken noodle supper Friday

A chicken noodle supper will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Senior Center of Finney County, 907 N. 10th St.

The menu will include homemade chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, a roll and dessert. The cost is $7 per person.

Entertainment will be provided by "Too Many Strings."

Proceeds from the event go to fund activities for the Retired Senior Volunteer Program and the senior center.

For more information, call Marty Dinkel at 275-5566 or Barbara Jensen at 272-3620.

Locust Street Taxi to perform Feb. 4

The Locust Street Taxi will take the stage in a tornado of ska, swing and pop when they perform at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 4 at the Clifford Hope Auditorium on the campus of Horace J. Good Middle School at 1412 N. Main St. Single tickets for this performance are $25 for adults and $6 for students.

Formed in 2001 in the music and theater departments of Centralia College in Washington State, Locust Street Taxi has given more than 300 performances, been featured on 10 different Northwest radio and TV stations and performed before a 10,000-person audience at the 2009 "Night Glow" in Walla Walla, Wash.

Southwest Kansas-Live On Stage was established with a commitment to bring quality live performances to the Garden City area. Since then, the group formerly known as "Southwest Community Concerts" has presented nearly 300 concerts.

For more information, call 275-1667 or visit the association website at