ELLINWOOD - Ellinwood pre-school and kindergarten children and their families are invited to a fun event called the Furry Friends Party, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 21. The event is a come and go, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Ellinwood School/Community Library.
Presbyterian Women are selling Schermer's Pecans from Georgia. The one-pound packages of halves and pieces are $10 and are fresh this year for baking and salads. The 10 oz. specialty packages (chocolate coated, cinnamon glazed, and pecan caramel clusters) are $9 and make wonderful treats and holiday gifts, according to the women. Orders can be placed with any Presbyterian Woman or by calling the church office, 792-2594
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September 12, 2013|
Hope for Today
By Clint Decker
Trinity United Methodist Church is conducting a Community Coat Redistribution. The first part of the project, coat collection, ends Sept. 1-21. Karla Essmiller at Trinity United Methodist said community members are encouraged to bring gently used coats and jackets to one of the collection points: Trinity United Methodist Church, 5700 Broadway Ave. (Broadway and Patton Road); any Great Bend USD 428 school; or Master Cleaners, 4600 10th St. Place. Master Cleaners will clean the coats at no charge. No fur or leather should be donated.
The Great Bend Seventh-day Adventist Church is inviting the community to join in the national "Let's Move Day" on Sunday, Sept. 22. Registration is at 2:30 p.m. and events start at 3. All events begin at the parking lot of the church, located one mile west of 10th and Patton, across the road from the Great Bend Trailhead.
First Assembly of God Church, 601 South Patton Road, will be the venue for Child Fund International's 3rd Annual Small Town America Tour, featuring Seventh Day Slumber, Manic Drive, Havenstance, Submission Red and speaker Joseph Rojas of Seventh Day Slumber. The concerts start at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.