Those who love board games can join the Winfield Public Library on Thursday nights in August for board games via Zoom.
Island Park Productions is host to William Clark Green, a Texas red dirt country singer and songwriter, at the fourth concert of the Duck Jam in the Park Concert Series on Aug. 6 at the Island Park Performance Venue.
In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Independence, the Independence Historical Museum and Art Center will present a history of the Osage Indians in Montgomery County and Independence.
The Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce’s B.E.S.T. (Businesses Earning Success Together) Committee is holding a Loyal Local Summer Promotion where shopping at Winfield retailers could pay off in a big way.
Winfield Main Street Committee will host a summer music crawl at 5:30 p.m. Friday and will end around 8:30 p.m. To ensure everyone’s safety, the performances will be located in the side street surrounding Main Street and Ninth Avenue instead of on the sidewalks like crawls in the past. This …
Island Park Productions will host their third concert of their Duck Jam in the Park Concert Series, Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal, a blues band originating out of Lincoln, Neb., tonight. "If James Brown and Otis Redding had a love child, it would be Josh Hoyer. The Lincoln, Nebraska, soul s…
“This Is Me: Finding My Voice” will be the first of four theatre workshops next week, June 22-26, for young people entering junior and senior high school.
The Burford Theatre has been the host of several major picture movie premieres in the past. The following story is from Foss Farrar’s paper, The Theatres of Arkansas City.
During this quiet time at the Burford, we are installing a catering kitchen in the North Classroom. The kitchen will feature a warming oven, dishwasher, large refrigerator and plenty of prep space. Caterers who provide food for events at the Burford will be thrilled with the addition. Thanks…
Even though the theatre is closed right now, there is some activity in the north classroom and online. This week we began construction on a new catering kitchen in the Burford and will launch Virtual Burford! online.
For the second time in the Burford’s history the theatre is dark. A dark theatre is a theatre that is closed. The first closure was in 2004 when B&B Theatres moved north of town and gave the building to the Arkansas City Area Arts Council. Over the next 10 years, volunteers and contracto…
The February meeting of the Gardenaires Club featured Kaitlin Schmidt, grounds manager and horticulturist at the Dyke Arboretum in Hesston. Schmidt gave a program on designing ecological landscapes complete with birds, bugs and beautiful gardens.
The Southwestern College theater department will present “Little Women, The Musical” at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28-29, and at 2 p.m. March 1 in the Richardson Performing Arts Center on the SC campus.
Joe Diffie is coming to the Burford Theatre on Feb. 29. The Grammy winning singer/songwriter and his full band will be in Arkansas City for a stop on their current tour. The doors will open at 6 p.m. with general admission seating.
PONCA CITY, Okla. — Patti Coppock is the featured speaker at the Pioneer Area Quilters Guild meeting March 2 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 1904 N. Pecan Road, in Ponca City.
The Winfield High School Viking Drama will present “Radium Girls,” a drama in two acts by D.W. Gregory, at 3 and 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22, and at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23 in the WHS auditorium, 100 N. Viking Blvd.
Cowley College’s spring band concert, featuring performances by the jazz ensemble and concert band, is at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 22 inside the Robert Brown Theatre.
An advertising curtain that at one time was in the school at Rock will be the topic of the Museum Friends program presented by Cheri Nichols at 4:30 p.m. Monday at the Cowley County Historical Museum.