Catholic Social Service in the Diocese of Dodge City invites married, engaged, dating and single individuals to attend a free marriage or relationship education workshop for tips and tools to enrich existing or future romantic relationships.
Guest speaker Lora Jones from Liberal returns to Great Bend on Saturday, Sept. 14, when she will speak at the Aglow meeting at Perkins Family Restaurant, 2920 10th St. Coffee and social time begins at 9 a.m., followed by the meeting at 9:30.
The Central Kansas Missions Conference will be hosted by Faith Community Church, Friday and Saturday, Pastor Sandy Kennedy announced. The public is invited to attend tonight's evening service at 7:30, and Saturday sessions at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Faith Community Church is located one mile west of 10th and Patton Road in Great Bend.
The Shafer Art Gallery at Barton Community College will continue its "Art Chat" series with a supplemental discussion session related to its latest exhibit, "Eye-Dentities," from noon to 12:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10.
Wildlife educator Jean Aycock will present the free program, "Butterfly," at 1 p.m. Friday at the Great Bend Senior Center, 2005 Kansas Ave. Aycock, from the Kansas Wetlands Education Center, will talk about Monarch butterflies and their incredible migration.
GORHAM - Anna "Ann" Barbara (Graf) Dreher, 87, died Sept. 5 at the Main Street Manor in Russell. She was born May 13, 1926, on the farm South of Gorham, to Sebastian and Bridget (Hammersmith) Graf. She married Alex D. Dreher on Nov. 19, 1945, in Hyacinth. She was a homemaker.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Margaret L. (Marge) Medlam, 84, passed away in Springfield, Mo., on the morning of Aug. 21, after battling cancer for more than two years. Margaret was born on March 25, 1929, to Uriah Wood and Hazel Short in Nevada, Mo., where she also attended school and was a member of the Assemblies of God church.
This week's Chamber of Commerce Coffee will be hosted by United Way at Dillons #51, 4107 10th St., at 9:30 a.m., today. Ambassador in charge will be Scott Donovan with greeters Ronda Sjogren and Connie Oetken. Coffee, refreshments and door prizes will be available.
Ever since the first blog was posted in 1998, chronicling the aftermath of a hurricane, a lot of us have wondered if the surge of people writing about their children, their hobbies and the ups and downs of life was a good idea or a sign of the end of our communities.
September 05, 2013|
Martha Randolph Carr