The Touched By Cancer support group's next meeting will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 15, at the Heartland Cancer Center, 204 Cleveland St. The program will be presented by Judy Fox. This will be a sharing meeting. Those who attend are invited to wear green and bring green snacks if they like.
Members of the Great Bend Kiwanis Club prepare pancakes, Thursday at their annual Pancake Dinner. It is the club's only fundraiser of the year. Proceeds are used for community projects, with an emphasis on events and programs for youth.
Great Bend Saddle Club will be hosting a Soup Supper and monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. today at the Farmers Bank and Trust on Main St. New members always welcome. Contact Natasha at 785-632-7444 with questions.
The Great Bend Toastmasters group held its most recent meeting Feb. 11 at the Great Bend Public Library. Emily Durr was presented with a made-from-scratch pie as the winner of the January membership contest.
National President Sharon Conatser will be honored at American Legion Auxiliary Unit 180 March 8, during a stopover, in her year-long, nationwide tour to call on community members. Conatser will have the opportunity to learn about veteran support efforts in Great Bend such as the Golden Belt Quilts of Valor program.
The dormant season during winter is the perfect time for making plans for spring, which is what 12 members of the Great Bend Garden Club did at their February meeting. Club members discussed spring maintenance and beautification of the Rose Garden located in the Great Bend Cemetery.
February 18, 2016|
Special to the Tribune