Special Events


Buffalo Living Legacy Fund’s Second Annual Buffalo Ball: Featuring a gourmet buffet, complimentary wine with dinner, drink specials, music and a champagne toast to ring in the New Year, 6:30 p.m. at The Golf Club at Southwind, 77 Grandview Drive. Tickets are $60 and are available at the Garden City High School Athletic Office, 2720 Buffalo Way Blvd.; Fit Body Boot Camp, 1109 E. Fulton St.; Strecker Family Chiropractic, 1135 College Drive; and The Corner on Main, 324 N. Main St.

NYE Bash at YMCA: The First United Methodist Church’s inaugural New Year’s Eve Bash, 7 p.m. to midnight at the YMCA, 1224 Center St., featuring fun for all ages, including swimming, games (bring any appropriate games you would like to play), and open gyms for basketball, volleyball and racquetball. The YMCA is asking everyone to bring an appetizer to share. At the end of our bash, Holy Communion will be served.

NYE Bash at Garden Valley Church: Featuring games, live music, food and more, 7 p.m. to midnight at the church, 1701 N. Third St.


Musical variety program: Featuring “Clay Davenport & Band,” 7 p.m. at Garden Valley Retirement Village, 1505 E. Spruce St. Open to the public at no charge.


Health Department and WIC

Hours at the Finney County Health Department, 919 Zerr Road, and WIC are 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday; closed on Friday.

For more information, call the health department at (620) 272-3600 or WIC (Women, Infant and Children) at (620) 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.

Quilts of Valor: 9 a.m. today.

Billiards: 1 to 4 p.m. today.

Fiddlers, Pickers and Singers: 5 to 9 p.m. today.

Duplicate bridge: 2 p.m. Sunday.

Dominoes and open billiards: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday.

Lunch: Served at noon Tuesday through Friday.

Walking: 9 a.m. Tuesday at Walmart.

Gentle exercises: 11 a.m. Tuesday.

Pitch: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Bridge: 1:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Yoga: 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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

Pinochle: 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.

EnhanceFitness: 2 p.m. Wednesday.

Dance: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday featuring “Moonshiners."

TOPS: 9 a.m. Thursday.

Art class: 10 a.m. Thursday.

Ambassador Singers: 1 p.m. Thursday.

Skip-Bo: 1 p.m. Thursday.

Strength training: 4 p.m. Thursday.

Yoga: 6 p.m. Thursday.

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

Craft Shop check-in/out: 10 a.m. Thursday.

Bridge: 12:45 p.m. Friday.

EnhanceFitness: 2 p.m. Friday.

Meals on Wheels is available by calling (620) 272-3620; Mini-bus, (620) 272-3626; senior center, (620) 272-3620.

What’s Up is published each Saturday. Submit calendar items for upcoming events by 5 p.m. Wednesday by calling (620) 276-6862 Extension 242 or (800) 475-8600.