Garden City, KS Area Community Calendar

Apr
20
Fri
Party for the Planet 2018 @ Lee Richardson Zoo
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join Lee Richardson in exploring how to make small changes to daily activities to reduce the negative impact that plastic has on the planet.

Friday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

School groups and public welcome. (School groups are asked to register at catie.policastro@gardencityks.us)

Crafts, community exhibitors, games, keeper chats, Richard Renner’s Recycle Cycle and performances by Jim Cosgrove.

Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Keeper chats, community exhibitors and more!

Neon Nights @ Samy's Spirits and Steakhouse
Apr 20 @ 5:00 pm – Apr 21 @ 2:00 am

Hang out with us and see the Big Daddy Band that plays at every Dallas Cowboy Game. Enjoy our Neon Drink Features, grab some glow sticks and rock out!

GCCC Players – The Boys From Syracuse @ Pauline Joyce Fine Arts Auditorium
Apr 20 @ 7:30 pm

The Garden City Community College Players Present Rodgers and Hart’s “The Boys From Syracuse” April 19-21 at 7:30 p.m., and April 22 at 2 p.m. in the Pauline Joyce Fine Arts Auditorium.

The play is based on William Shakespeare’s “A Comedy of Errors”.

Tickets are on sale and can be reserved by calling Mark Scheopner at (620) 276-9540. Tickets are free to GCCC faculty, staff and students with ID; $10 for general admission; and $8 for seniors and those 17 or under.

Apr
21
Sat
CANCELLED — Wind and Wheels Festival @ Leoti
Apr 21 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The 2018 Wind and Wheels festival includes a Car Show, Kite Festival and fun for the whole family.

In addition to Grampa Pokey, inflatables for the kids, a Spring Market and great food, they’ve got some new stuff to make the festival even more fun.

Get tickets for your chance to participate in a cash grab, get your friends together and compete in the corn hole tournament, and get your family ready for a bicycle scavenger hunt.

Spring Market 9am-2pm
Car Show Registration 9am
AIM Coalition Bike Parade 10am
CASH GRAB DRAWING 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm
AIM Coalition Bike Scavenger Hunt 10:30am
Car Seat Checks 12pm-2pm
Wind and Wheels Kids Medallion Hunt 1:30pm
Car Show Awards 1:30pm

ALL DAY EVENTS
Giant Kite Deomonstrations
Open Kite Flying
Grampa Pokey Balloon Twisting
Wheatland Electric/Touchstone Energy Hot Air Balloon Tethered Rides
Food Vendors
Kite Vendors
Kid’s Zone with Bubbles and Bouncy Houses (Bounce all day for $5!)
Candy Drop
Parachute Races

Legislative Coffee @ St. Catherine Hospital Classroom B
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Garden City Area Chamber of Commerce Legislative Coffee is at 10 a.m. Saturday in Classroom B at St. Catherine Hospital.

The coffee provides an opportunity to hear from, and provide input to, area legislators. The event is free of charge.

Party for the Planet 2018 @ Lee Richardson Zoo
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join Lee Richardson in exploring how to make small changes to daily activities to reduce the negative impact that plastic has on the planet.

Friday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

School groups and public welcome. (School groups are asked to register at catie.policastro@gardencityks.us)

Crafts, community exhibitors, games, keeper chats, Richard Renner’s Recycle Cycle and performances by Jim Cosgrove.

Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Keeper chats, community exhibitors and more!

Historical Society Banquet @ Church of the Nazarene
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm

The public is welcome to join members and guests in attending the 2018 annual Finney County Historical Society banquet set for 7 p.m. April 21 at the Church of the Nazarene fellowship hall, 2720 N. Campus Drive.

Two families with deep roots in the community will be recognized with the Finney County Pioneer Award: the Charles and Audrey Collins family and the Roy and Helen Fankhauser family.

Reservations are necessary before April 13. Dinner is $18 per person. Call (620) 272-3664.  Reservations may be made in person by visiting the Finney County Historical Museum, 403 S. Fourth St., where exhibit hours are 1 to 5 p.m. daily and office hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.

GCCC Players – The Boys From Syracuse @ Pauline Joyce Fine Arts Auditorium
Apr 21 @ 7:30 pm

The Garden City Community College Players Present Rodgers and Hart’s “The Boys From Syracuse” April 19-21 at 7:30 p.m., and April 22 at 2 p.m. in the Pauline Joyce Fine Arts Auditorium.

The play is based on William Shakespeare’s “A Comedy of Errors”.

Tickets are on sale and can be reserved by calling Mark Scheopner at (620) 276-9540. Tickets are free to GCCC faculty, staff and students with ID; $10 for general admission; and $8 for seniors and those 17 or under.

Apr
22
Sun
GCCC Players – The Boys From Syracuse @ Pauline Joyce Fine Arts Auditorium
Apr 22 @ 2:00 pm

The Garden City Community College Players Present Rodgers and Hart’s “The Boys From Syracuse” April 19-21 at 7:30 p.m., and April 22 at 2 p.m. in the Pauline Joyce Fine Arts Auditorium.

The play is based on William Shakespeare’s “A Comedy of Errors”.

Tickets are on sale and can be reserved by calling Mark Scheopner at (620) 276-9540. Tickets are free to GCCC faculty, staff and students with ID; $10 for general admission; and $8 for seniors and those 17 or under.

Apr
28
Sat
Chancey Williams @ Conestoga Arena, Garden City Community College
Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Chancey Williams and the Younger Brothers Band will be in concert in Conestoga Arena on April 28.

Tickets are on sale now. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the Aaron Woods Band playing at 7:30 pm.

Chancey Williams and the Younger Brothers Band will play at 9 p.m. Proceeds from the concert will go to benefit GCCC Athletic Programs.

Tickets are $15.00 for adults and $10.00 for students with ID. Tickets can be purchased at the Broncbuster Bookstore, (620) 276-9790; or GCCC Business Office, (620) 276-9576. Tickets will also be available at the door for $20.00.