What is Hippology? Hippology is a Greek word, with the word root "hippo" meaning horse and "ology" meaning the study of. The State 4-H Horse Panorama is held at Rock Springs Ranch and it hosts several activities, including hippology, that can enhance learning for 4-H members by letting them exhibit their knowledge and understanding of equine science. Participants were able to share their knowledge through the hippology contest, quiz bowl, demonstrations, public speaking, photography and educational posters.
Whether thinking about getting involved in a non-profit organization's board of directors or already serving on a church council or school board, there are many ways you can help guide that ship. Some ways work better than others.
Members of Preceptor Pi chapter of Beta Sigma Phi took special pride in attending the December grand opening of My Backyard Playground on the grounds of the Great Bend Recreation Commission Activity Center, 2715 18th, knowing their contributions helped make the playground a reality for their community.
The Golden Sheaf Chapter #226, Order of the Eastern Star, Great Bend, meeting at Hoisington Masonic Hall will be honoring 50 and 60 and other year pin recipients at 7 p.m. on Feb. 1. These pins will be presented by our Worthy Grand Patron, Richard Short of the Grand Chapter of Kansas. Worthy Grand Matron, Pam Able of the Grand Chapter of Kansas and other Grand Officers will also be present. A soup and sandwich supper will be held from 6 to 6:30 p.m. in the dining room with the Pin ceremony at 7 p.m., in ...
A Soup Sampler Meal sponsored by the Daughters of Isabella Circle #744 will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, January 17, at the St. Patrick Parish Center. Public is invited to come and sample different soups for $7/person, age six and under free, includes drink and dessert.