Events

Hospice sponsoring holiday events

Christmas will soon be upon us and for those that have recently lost a loved one, this time of year may be difficult. Hospice of St. Catherine Hospital will host two events that encourage you to remember loved ones that have passed: the Hospice Tree of Life and the Memorial […]

Chili feed to raise money for new mammography system

As part of a larger fundraising effort, Heartland Cancer Center in Garden City will be hosting a community-wide chili feed fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. this Friday, Nov. 17, to raise money for a 3D Mammography system to be housed at St. Catherine Hospital. The event will be […]

Museum program to feature King Alfonso

By Steve Quakenbush, Executive Director Finney County Historical Society Conny Bogaard, Ph.D., and Debra Bolton, Ph.D., will present a joint pre-holiday program for the next “Evening at the Museum” offering scheduled for 7 p.m. Nov. 21 in the meeting room of the Finney County Historical Museum, 403 S. Fourth St. […]

Schools honoring veterans, first responders this week

On Friday, Nov. 10, the student council at Kenneth Henderson Middle School will honor community veterans by inviting them to breakfast at 7:15 a.m. in the school’s atrium, 2406 Fleming St. The school would like to have veterans whether they are active duty or retired from any branch of the […]

‘Power of Pink’ campaign kicks off

By SCOTT AUST More than 100 people attended Thursday night’s kickoff of the Power of Pink fundraising drive at Samy’s Spirits and Steakhouse, whose goal is to raise $200,000 toward purchasing a 3D digital tomosynthesis machine, a state of the art machine used to detect breast cancer. Heather Wright-Renick, St. […]

GC Family YMCA announces Corporate Cup winners

After more than three weeks full of games and competitions, the Corporate Cup Challenge named its 2017 small and large division champions. In the large division, USD 457 won the championship with 575.7 points, taking the title from last year’s winners, the YMCA. Sunflower Electric came in second with 525.2 […]

Cemetery tours tickets sold out

All tickets have been sold for the Finney County Historical Society’s Historic Walking Tours of Valley View Cemetery, which are scheduled Oct. 26, 27 and 28 in partnership with the cemetery staff. The Finney County Historical Museum has started a waiting list for tickets, in case any become available due […]

Twist and Shout September 23rd

From Garden City Arts: “Come join us at the Twist and Shout! We are hosting our annual fundraising fête on Saturday, September 23rd and want to see you there! Get your best retro outfit on and come out for live music, a live artist battle, art auctions, and delicious food and […]

Fall Fest, Oktoberfest on Saturday

The signs of tomorrow’s Fall Fest are apparent this morning. Fall Fest is set for 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday on Main Street and in Stevens Park in Downtown Garden City. More than 90 vendors will be on hand, offering a variety of goods and food. In addition, there […]

Community Mexican Fiesta begins Friday

The 91st annual Community Mexican Fiesta gets underway Friday and Saturday with the theme, “Somos Un Pueblo” — “We Are One Town.” The event, taking place annually since 1926, observes the Mexican Independence Day, is celebrated across the U.S. and has included a parade each year in Garden City since […]