Saturday, May 30, 2015 the Kansas Wetlands Education Centeralong with the Central Kansas Photography Club will sponsor a day-long photography workshop. The workshop will feature Jim Griggs, renowned photographer and founding father of the Great Plains Nature Photographers. The workshop runs from 9 a.m to 4 p.m. at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center. Fee for the workshop is $49.00 which includes lunch.Griggs will cover basic photography topics such as: Composition, Rules to Keep, Rules to Break, Basic Principles of Depth, Understanding What Your Meter is Telling You, Lens and Perspective Control, Field Shooting. He will also discuss his specific software choices for editing photographs.Registration material and additional information can be found at http://wetlandscenter.fhsu.edu.
Gates open at NoonTime Trials at 2 p.m.Admission is $8 per person, children 12 & under free with paid adult
The Dell Hayden Memorial Child Advocacy Center (part of the Family Crisis Center) will host the 3rd Annual Make a Movement event on Saturday, May 30th from 5-8 p.m. at the Great Bend Brit Spaugh Zoo. The event will feature several free activities, including bounce houses, horse rides, Nex-Tech train rides, face painting, balloon animals, and meet-and-greets with zoo animals.The other MOVEment activities taking place include a Shine & Show, Motorcycle Route, River Riders Poker Run, Kids Fun Run, and Bicycle Route.These MOVEments are to show that we are all moving to help children and families impacted by sexual/physical abuse and neglect. Donations are always needed! New stuffed animals, notepads, writing utensils, draw string bags, new blankets, or monetary donations.ABOUT THE CHILD ADVOCACY CENTER:The Dell Hayden Memorial Child Advocacy Center (CAC) opened its doors in Great Bend in November 2012. The CAC follows a model used nationwide to provide advocacy and services to children and their families affected by child abuse. The mission of the CAC is to facilitate this through a multidisciplinary response of prevention, intervention, detections, investigation and treatment to reduce trauma while encouraging social change through education. For more information about how the CAC works, visit www.familycrisiscntr.org/ChildAdvocacyCenter.
Crosspoint Church's Relay for Life team is having a garage sale, Saturday May 30th from 7 am-12 pm, 3911 Forest. All proceeds will benefit Relay for Life.