SATURDAY, OCT. 12

Arkansas City

• 8:30 a.m. — Barnfest19 Tour starts from the Burford Theatre. Call (620) 886-1793 for information.

• 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. — Banda Corralejo concert, V.J. Wilkins Family Center for the Arts, Burford Theatre, 118 S. Summit St.

Winfield

• 8 a.m.-6 p.m. — The Pumpkin Patch at the Farm at Quail Valley opens, 9315 194th Dr. Also Sunday.

• 8-11 a.m. — Winfield Neighborhood Clean-Up Program, City Operations Center, 2701 E. Ninth Ave. The City will have three 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.

• 9 a.m. — Check-in begins for the Walk to Fight Suicide fundraiser, Island Park, 200 Main St. Walk begins at 10.

• 9 a.m.-noon — Community Wide Baby Shower, Grace United Methodist Church, 320 College St.

• 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.

• 10-11:30 a.m. — Women For Kansas Cowley County meet-up, Community Council Room, City Hall, 200 E. Ninth Ave. Guest speaker, Davis Hammer.

• 10:30 a.m.-noon — Craft series for adults: Spell Book, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Registration is required at wpl.org.

• 4:30 p.m. — Tisdale Lord’s Acre Country Store opens. The dinner runs from 5 to 6:30. The auction starts at 6:30.

• 6 p.m. — Winfield High School Class of 1969 meet at the Winfield Country Club.

Area

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

 

SUNDAY, OCT. 13

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.-6 p.m. — The Pumpkin Patch at the Farm at Quail Valley opens, 9315 194th Dr.

• 8 a.m.-4 p.m. — Winfield Flea Market, fairgrounds, Building 1. No admission.

• 2 p.m. — Cowley County Historical Society Annual Fall Gathering, 1011 Mansfield St. Program features the music of Josh and Jennifer Melcher.

• 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.

Area

3 p.m. — Gates open at the Bartlett Arboretum for the family-friendly tunes of Trout Fishing in America and Story Walk. Visit bartlettarboretum.com.

 

MONDAY, OCT. 14

Columbus Day

Arkansas City

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

• 1:15 p.m. — Retired Citizens Advisory Council meeting, 320 S. A St.

• 5:30 p.m. — Walnut Valley Quilters Guild, 2448 Edgmont. Call (620) 221-3450 or (620) 221-1909 for information.

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

• 7 p.m. — Arkansas City Public Library board of trustees meeting, 120 E. Fifth Ave.

Winfield 

• 10:30-11:30 a.m. — Monday Manipulation Card Games, Baden Square Senior Center. Prizes. Sponsored by Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice.

• Noon-1 p.m. — Winfield Main Street Committee meeting, 123 E. Ninth Ave.

• 1-4 p.m. — Winfield Commodities Distribution, Grace United Methodist Church, 320 College St. Enter by east door off the east parking lot.

• 4:15-5:15 p.m. — After-School Book Club for grades 4-7, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Register at the front desk or online. Join any time. Runs through Oct. 28.

• 4:30 p.m. — Museum Friends meeting, Cowley County Historical Society, 1011 Mansfield St.

• 6:30 p.m. — Winfield board of education, William Medley Administration Center, 1407 Wheat Road.

• 7 p.m. — Friends of the Library meeting and program, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Trish Andrews will present her photo collection.

• 7:30 p.m. — Al-Anon family groups, First Baptist Church, 200 E. 11th Ave. Enter at south door of education wing.

 

TUESDAY, OCT. 15

Arkansas City

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

• 12:30-2 p.m. — TOPS 0151, First United Methodist Church, 2448 Edgemont Dr. Call Diana, (620) 660-5238.

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

• 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, City Hall, 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.

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

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

• 4:15-5 p.m. — After School Science & Nature Club for kids grades K-5, Exploring Kansas Outback, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Runs Tuesdays through Nov. 6. This week: Wildlife Rescue with Kyla Beavers, Beavers' Den Wildlife Rehabilitation 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 assembly room, 311 E. Ninth Ave.

 

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 16

Arkansas City

• 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. — ACES pulled pork fundraiser, Wright Room, Cowley College, 215 S. Second St.

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

• 4:30-7 p.m. — ACES pulled pork fundraiser, north door, Brown Center, Cowley College, 215 S. Second St.

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

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

Winfield

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

• 10:15-10:45 a.m. & 5:30-6 p.m. — Tippy Tales for infants and toddlers, ages birth to 3 years, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St.

• 11:15-11:45 a.m. — Bookin’ It for developing readers, ages 3 to 6, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Runs through Nov. 13.

• 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.

 

THURSDAY, OCT. 17

Arkansas City

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

• 8 a.m. — Angels in the Attic commodities distribution, 109 S. Summit St.

• 11 a.m.-noon — Free blood pressure and blood sugar, Ark City 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.

• 6 p.m. — Potluck, Senior Center, 320 S. A St. Call (620) 441-4419 for reservation.

• 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

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

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

• 2-5 p.m. — Teen Game Day (no school) at Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Laid back. All teens welcome.

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

• 5:30-6 p.m. — Bookin’ It for developing readers, ages 3 to 6, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Runs trough Nov. 14.

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

• 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, OCT. 18

Arkansas City

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

• Noon — South Central Kanas Medical Center Board of Trustees work session, 6401 Patterson Pkwy.

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

• 7 p.m. — Dance with the Border Bandits, 320 S. A St.

Winfield

• 7 a.m.-5 p.m. — William Newton Hospital Auxiliary Holiday Market, WNH Physicians Pavilion, lower level, 1230 E. Sixth Ave.

• 6:30 p.m. — “Chip in for Children - At Night” Two-person scramble, Winfield Country Club. Sponsored by William Newton Hospital to benefit CASA of Cowley County. $150 per team. Call (620) 221-6467 for information.

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