WICHITA - Girls will have the opportunity to soar over camp on a zip line, spend the night in a yurt, and climb or rappel down a 55-foot tower this summer as part of Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland's approximately $200,000 investment into new camping experiences.
WICHITA – Those who missed their chance to purchase Thin Mints during the annual Girl Scout Cookie Sale have one more opportunity this year to get a package of the most popular Girl Scout Cookie. The third-annual Thin Mint Sprint 5K Run/Walk & Cookie Relay on April 16 in Wichita benefits Girl Scouts in 80 Kansas counties, and everyone who participates in the 5K gets a commemorative T-shirt plus a package of Thin Mints.
The Ellinwood Quilt Club, Twilight Stitchers, will host a guest night at 7 p.m. on April 14, at the Ellinwood Hospital Education Room. Members will be presenting a show and tell program by sharing some of their own antique and older quilts. Guests are invited to join the reminiscing by bringing their own older quilts. Anyone with an interest in antique quilts is welcome to attend. Refreshments will be served.
Recently the Golden Sheaf Chapter #226 Order of the Eastern Star Endowment Fund awarded several organizations with a grant from their fund held at Golden Belt Community Foundation. Each organization was presented with a check and thanked for their contribution to our communities.
The Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group has changed its meeting time, which is now 30 minutes later than before, said spokesman Tandy Boese. The group meets at 7 p.m. on the second Monday of each month at Trinity Methodist Church, 5700 Broadway Ave., Great Bend.