Every Tuesday and Thursday, the American Legion Post 180 at 1011 Kansas Avenue will host Bingo at 7 p.m. (except when it falls on a holiday). Proceeds from the dessert sales benefit Quilts of Valor. No advance reservation required to play.
Everything Under the Son now offers a free storytime every Thursday morning at 10 a.m. This is perfect for daycare providers, babysitters, stay-at-home parents, or homeschooling parents. Snacks are provided. No RSVP necessary.
Please join us for Chamber Coffee hosted by First Congregational United Church of Christ, Thursday, July 30th at 9:30am, 3400 21st Street, Great Bend. As the first church in Great Bend, First Congregational UCC has been a part of this community since 1872. We believe in God's continuing testimony, open communion, and changing lives. Why? Because God is still speaking. All are welcome!
Please join us on Thursday, July 30th following the Chamber Coffee at approx. 10am for a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the 2 year anniversary of the Central Kansas Dream Center. Several recent expansion projects to space and services will also be highlighted. The Central Kansas Dream Center is located at 2100 Broadway in Great Bend.
Barton Community College will host a “Meet and Greet” for its new Executive Director of the Foundation Nancy Wiebe at 2:30-4 p.m. July 30 at Great Bend Coffee Company, 2015 Lakin Ave. in Great Bend. Refreshments will be served and the public is invited to attend.A native of Caldwell, Kan., Wiebe comes to the Barton Community College Foundation with a strong background in nonprofit administration, foundations and fundraising. She is a graduate of the University of Kansas with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism and a Master of Business Administration. She has spent the majority of her career in Wichita. She has worked for organizations in agricultural journalism, oil exploration, child welfare, United Way and physician education. She has managed foundations funding programs for elderly services, HIV, AIDS and dental needs. The mother of three young adults, Nancy will be moving to Great Bend this summer with her husband, Cal, an attorney.
Please join the FUN and help support the 2016 United Way Campaign Fund! Event: Sweet Treat in the Sizzling Heat! Date: Thursday, July 30, 2015 Location: Fuller Cafeteria Time: 11:00 am – 3:30 pm Cost Per Treat: $2.00 Proceeds will go to the 2016 United Way Campaign!