SATURDAY, JULY 13

Arkansas City

• 11 a.m. — Arkansas City High School Class of 1969, Brick’s Restaurant.

• Noon — Arkansas City High School Class of 1955 meet at Daisy Mae’s Restaurant, in Arkansas City.

• 7 p.m. — Landsharks concert, V.J. Wilkins Family Center for the Arts, 118 S. Summit St.

Winfield

• 7 a.m.-noon — Tisdale United Methodist Church Garage Sale, 17507 East U.S. 160.

• 7:30-11 a.m. — Walnut Valley Farmers Market, south of Island Park in parking lot.

• 8-9 a.m. — Winfield Recreation Commission Fitness in the Park, Island Park’s performance stage. Introduction to Strength and Resistance Training with Tara Sutton. Class is free.

• 8-11 a.m. — Winfield High School Class of 1959 breakfast/coffee, Hunters Cafe, 1020 Manning. Will finalize plans for 60th reunion.

• 8-11 a.m. — Winfield Neighborhood Clean-Up Program, City Operations Center, 2701 E. Ninth Ave. The City will have 3 roll-off containers for household clean-up items. DO NOT bring compost, brush, ties, appliances, oil, fuel, chemicals, batteries, paint, utility poles or railroad ties.

• 8 a.m.-4 p.m. — Winfield Flea Market, fairgrounds, Building 1. Free admission. Also Sunday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• 9 a.m.-3 p.m. — Winfield Compost Facility open as weather allows, 320 Broad St. Accepting cut grass, brush, limbs (six-inch diameter or less), yard waste, tires up to 18 inches (limit four). No lumber, construction or household trash accepted.

 10:30-11:15 a.m. — Universe of Stories Weekend Encore, (ages birth to 7) Winfield Public Library, 605 College St.

• 10:30-11:30 a.m. — Pre-registration event for Vacation Bible School, Central Baptist Church, 904 Wheat Road.

• 2 p.m. — Beginning Genealogy, free workshop series for adults: “Top Websites for Research,” Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Please register.

• 7-10 p.m. — Uncork the Music Concert Series: The Haymakers, Wheat State Wine Co., 23622 Springhill Farm Drive. Carload fee: $20. Show starts at 8 p.m. 7:30 p.m. — “Newsies,” Southwestern College Summer Theater Musical, Richardson Performing Arts Center. Also Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets at the door.

Area

• 6 a.m. — Registration begins for the Dexter Barbecue Fun Run 5K and 2 Mile Run, Pavilion on the south side of the City Park in Dexter. Activities in Dexter throughout the day before the barbecue dinner.

• 9 a.m.-noon — Udall Church of the Nazarene, Second Blessing Garments Clothes Closet, church annex.

SUNDAY, JULY 14

Arkansas City

• 6:25 p.m. — Bingo mini games, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 3212 N. Summit St. Regular session at 7 p.m. Also Wednesday.

Winfield

• 7-11 a.m. — All You Can Eat Breakfast, American Legion, 115 W. 10th Ave.

• 8 a.m.-4 p.m. — Winfield Flea Market, fairgrounds, Building 1. Free admission.

• 10 a.m. — Second Annual BBQ on the Island, church service with free burgers at 11:30 a.m., Island Park. Sponsored by Harvest Christian Church. Games, inflatables, and cornhole tournament.

2 p.m. — “Newsies,” Southwestern College Summer Theater Musical, Richardson Performing Arts Center. Tickets at the door.

• 4-6 p.m. — Revitalized Mariners, a Presbyterian Church service group, First Presbyterian Church basement, 1101 Millington St. Call (620) 221-4500 or (620) 221-3000 for information. Childcare provided.

MONDAY, JULY 15

Arkansas City

• 1 p.m. — Learn and Play Pinochle, Senior Center, 320 S. A St.

• 2 p.m. — Victory in the Valley South Central Branch Cancer Support Group, South Central Kansas Medical Center Out Services Building, East Building. Call (316) 841-0649 for information.

• 4 p.m. – Northwest Community Center Advisory board meeting, 615 W. Birch Ave.

• 5:30-7 p.m. — Mondays-In-His-Name free evening meal, Northside Baptist Church, 500 N. 5th St.

Winfield

• Noon — Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meeting, 123 E. Ninth Ave.

• 5:30 p.m. — Winfield City Commission, Community Council Room, City Hall.

• 6-9 p.m. — “The Incredible Race” VBS, for ages 3 to grade 6, Central Baptist Church, 904 Wheat Road. Call (620) 221-2980 for information. Nightly through Friday.

• 6:30-7:30 p.m. — “Starry Nights” family edu-tainment, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. “Animals and the Moon” Sedgwick County Zoo. All ages welcome.

Area

• 11:30 a.m. — Angels Care Home Health Blood Pressure Checks/Education, Oxford Senior Center.

TUESDAY, JULY 16

Arkansas City

• 11 a.m. — Blood pressure checks, Senior Center, 320 S. A St.

• 12:30-2 p.m. — TOPS, Central Christian Church, 206 W. Central Ave. Call Diana, (620) 660-5238.

• 1 p.m. — Pinochle, Senior Center, 320 S. A St.

• 4-7 p.m. — Arkansas City Farm and Art Market, Wilson Park rotunda, 701 N. Summit St.

• 5 p.m. — Land Bank trustees meeting, commission room, 118 W. Central Ave.

• 5-6:30 p.m. — Five Loaves free evening meal, First Presbyterian Church, 321 S. First St.

• 5:30 p.m. — City commission of Arkansas City meeting, 118 W. Central Ave.

• 6 p.m. — Mahjong, Quilters and Pitch, Senior Center, 320 S. A St.

• 7 p.m. — Bingo, American Legion Post 18, 113 E. Washington St. Public invited. Also Friday nights.

Winfield

• 6 a.m. — Men of Promise breakfast and Bible study, GracePointe Assembly of God fellowship hall, Seventh Avenue and Harter Street. $1 donation requested.

• 9:30-10:30 a.m. or 1:30-2:30 p.m. — Special Techo-O Tuesday Spheros (coding robots) Class for grades K-2, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Space is limited; please register, (620) 221-4470.

• 10:30-11:30 a.m. or 2:30-3:30 p.m. — Special Techo-O Tuesday Spheros (coding robots) Class for grades 3-5, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Space is limited; please register, (620) 221-4470.

• 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — Winfield Independent Network Group meeting, Hunters Cafe, 1020 Manning.

• 2-4 p.m.— Free Health Screen for older adults, Winfield Senior Living, Community Center. 

• 5-6 p.m. — Tuesday's Table free community meal, First United Methodist Church, 10th and Millington.

• 6 p.m. — Cowley County Commission meeting, courthouse, 311 E. Ninth Ave.

• 6-9 p.m. — “The Incredible Race” VBS, for ages 3 to grade 6, Central Baptist Church, 904 Wheat Road. Call (620) 221-2980 for information. Nightly through Friday.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 17

Arkansas City

• 1 p.m. — Bridge and games, Senior Center, 320 S. A St.

• 5:30-6:15 p.m. — SHARE Meal, St. Paul United Methodist Church, 220 East Washington Ave.

• 6:25 p.m. — Bingo mini games, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 3212 N. Summit St. Regular session at 7. Also Sunday.

Winfield

• 8 a.m. — Christmas in July Golf Tournament, Winfield Country Club. Also Thursday.

• 10 a.m. — Angels Care Home Health Blood Pressure Checks/Education, Winfield Livestock Auction, 7168 U.S. Highway 160.

• 10-11 a.m. or 4:30-5:30 p.m. — Special Wee Coders Coding Camp for ages 4 to 7, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St.

• 11:45 a.m. — Winfield Rotary Club, Baden Square, 700 Gary St., (620) 221-6743.

• 5:30 p.m. — Strother Field Commission meeting, Strother Field Terminal Building conference room.

• 6-9 p.m. — “The Incredible Race” VBS, for ages 3 to grade 6, Central Baptist Church, 904 Wheat Road. Call (620) 221-2980 for information. Nightly through Friday.

THURSDAY, JULY 18

Arkansas City

• 7 a.m. — Arkansas City Recreation Commission meeting, 225 E. Fifth Ave.

• 11 a.m.-noon — Free blood pressure and blood sugar, Ark City Senior Center, 320 S. A St.

• Noon — Visit Ark City Board of Directors meeting, 106 S. Summit St.

• 1 p.m. — Bingo, Senior Center, 320 S. A St.

• 5-6 p.m. — Shepherd’s Table, Shepherd’s Grace Church, 1125 S. Summit St.

• 5-7:30 p.m. — Thirsty Thursday at the Burford, V.J. Wilkins Family Center for the Arts, 118 S. Summit St.

• 5:15 p.m. _ Building Trades Board meeting, Water Treatment Facility, 400 W. Madison Ave.

• 6 p.m. —Potluck dinner, Senior Center, 320 S. A. St.

• 7 p.m. — Ark City Al-Anon, Trinity Episcopal Church, 224 N. A St. Entrance off Walnut Avenue, 20 yards west of alley, downstairs.

Winfield

• 8 a.m. — Christmas in July Golf Tournament, Winfield Country Club.

• Noon — Kiwanis Club, Baden Square, 700 Gary St.

• Noon — Soroptimists International of Winfield, meet at Winfield American Legion for lunch and a business meeting.

• 1:15-7 p.m. — Veterans of Foreign Wars Free Swim, Winfield Aquatic Center, 300 Main St. Free hot dogs, too.

• 2:30-4 p.m. — New Horizons for Tweens, ages 9-12, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. “Galaxy Pour Paintings.”

• 5 p.m. — Walnut Valley Farmers Market, Island Park.

• 5-6 p.m. — Free community supper and life skills training session, Grace United Methodist Church, 320 College St.

• 6 p.m. — Duck Jam in the Park with Opal Agafia and the Sweet Nothings, Island Park. Free concert. BYO blankets and chairs. Concessions available.

• 6 p.m. — Book study, “Who Switched Off My Brain?” Physicians Pavilion, lower level. Minimal cost. Scholarships available. Call Mary at (620) 218-6534.

• 6-9 p.m. — “The Incredible Race” VBS, for ages 3 to grade 6, Central Baptist Church, 904 Wheat Road. Call (620) 221-2980 for information. Nightly through Friday.

• 6:30-8 p.m. — RU Sirius?!? For Teens, ages 13-17, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Free play game night plus Stop Animation.

• 7-8:30 p.m. — Plant and Sip Class, with Gottlob Lawn & Landscape, at Wheat State Wine Co., 23622 Springhill Farm Drive. Cost involved. Call (620) 229-9463 for information.

• 7:30 p.m. — Winfield Masonic Lodge 110 meeting.

Area

• 6:30 p.m. — HOPE Cancer Support Group, Oxford Christian Church, 120 W. Clark St.

• 6:30-7:30 p.m. — TOPS, Udall United Methodist Church, 305 S. Church St., (620) 782-3705.

FRIDAY, JULY 19

Arkansas City

• 11 a.m. — Remnants, Senior Center, 320 S. A St.

• Noon — South Central Kansas Medical Center Board of Trustees work session, 6403 Patterson Pkwy.

• 7 p.m. — Dance to the Border Bandits, Senior Center, 320 S. A St.

• 7 p.m. — Bingo mini-games, American Legion Post 18, 113 E. Washington Ave. Public invited.

Winfield

• 10 a.m.- noon — TGIF Fun Labs for all ages, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. “Moon Madness,” celebrating 50-year anniversary of Apollo’s moon landing.

• 5-9 p.m. — Mission Control Teen Volunteers Thank You Party, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St.

• 6-9 p.m. — “The Incredible Race” VBS, for ages 3 to grade 6, Central Baptist Church, 904 Wheat Road. Call (620) 221-2980 for information.

• 7:30 p.m. — Winfield Municipal Band Outdoor Summer Concert Series, Island Park Performance Venue.

ONGOING

Arkansas City

• Walnut Valley Woodcarvers Club, 1-3 p.m. Thursdays, Cherokee Land Rush Museum.

• Ark City Weight Watchers, 6 p.m. Mondays, Church of Christ, 2700 N. Summit St. Weigh in at 5:30 p.m.

• Maple Park Alcoholics Anonymous, north side of Redwood Village Plaza, 1423 N. Eighth St., noon Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. Sundays, (620) 506-7522.

• Easy Does It Alcoholics Anonymous, Trinity Episcopal Church, 224 N. A St., 7 p.m. daily except Thursdays, (620) 442-5880.

• Finding Freedom in Christ, 5 p.m. Saturday, Trinity Baptist Church, 1301 S. A St.

• Open Door, 1224 S. Third St., 5 to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 5 to 9 p.m., Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. Call (620) 229-0415 for a ride.

• Gamblers Anonymous, 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, 812 W. Chestnut St., (620) 262-5098.

Winfield

• Winfield Lions Club board meets at Pizza Hut at noon the Tuesday before first general monthly meeting.

• Winfield Lodge 110 Ancient Free and Accepted Masons, Masonic Hall, 106 E. Eighth Ave., first and third Thursdays.

• Cowley County Chess Club, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Room 105, Beech Science Center, Southwestern College. Park on north; use back door. Free. All ages and skill levels welcome. Bring standard-size chess set, (620) 221-3000.

• Public swim, indoor pool, White P.E. Building, Southwestern College, 2000 Warren. Ages 6-12, $1; ages 13-older, $2; ages 5 and younger free with paying adult. Open swim 6 to 8 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

• USD 465 Parents as First Teachers play group, 9:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Playroom at 1407 Wheat Road. For parents and children up to age 3 (older siblings welcome), (620) 221-5124.

• “Sowing the Seed” Narcotics Anonymous group, GracePointe Assembly of God, Seventh and Harter, noon, Tuesday and Wednesday. Use west door, (316) 524-7775.

• 12 x 12 Alcoholics Anonymous, 304 N. Soward St., north of Southwestern College, noon and 6:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 8 a.m., 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Non-smoking meetings, (620) 221-2388.

• Winfield Community Food Pantry, 8:30 to 11 a.m. Monday through Friday, 314 College St.

• Friendship Meals, Senior Citizens Center, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Winfield Community Center, Baden Square. Meal at noon Monday through Friday. Call (620) 221-2451 a day ahead for reservations.

• American Legion Post 10 Winfield, first and third Wednesdays, meal at 6:30 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m.; American Legion Riders, 10:30 a.m. second Sunday, with Sons of American Legion at 11 a.m; Ladies’ Auxiliary, 7 p.m. third Wednesdays.

• Weight Watchers, Thursdays, 5:30 p.m. weigh-in, 6 p.m. meeting, Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce, 123 E. Ninth Ave. Guests are free.

• Women's Weight Loss and Fellowship, Mondays, Central Baptist Church, 904 Wheat Road, 3:15 p.m. First session free. Call Cheryl, (620) 262-2299.

Area

• Food, Friends and Cards, 6:30 p.m. third Tuesdays, Grenola Senior Center.

• Grocery Bingo, 7 to 9 p.m. first Mondays, Atlanta Senior Citizens Center, 314 W. Third. Free.

• Pitch Party, 7 p.m. Fridays, Udall Senior Center. Bring snacks to share.

• Udall Senior Center potluck lunch and cards, noon, first and third Fridays. Bring a covered dish.

• Dance, 7 to 9 p.m., fourth Saturdays, Douglass Senior Center, 124 W. Fourth St. A $4 donation is requested.

• Biscuits and Gravy, 6 to 7 a.m. Mondays, Grenola Senior Center. Donations accepted.

• TOPS, Udall United Methodist Church, 6:45 p.m. Thursdays, (620) 782-3866.

• Maple Township Board meeting, 7 p.m. third Monday, Udall Community Building.

• Grenola Community Club, 6 p.m. second Monday, Grenola City Complex.

• Grenola Senior Citizens/Grenola Pitch Card Club, covered dish dinner and cards, 6:30 p.m., third Tuesday, Senior Citizens Center.

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