Arkansas City

9 a.m.-noon — Homeland Security presentation on keeping churches safe, Bible Christian Church, 2411 N. Eighth St. Open to public.


• 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.

• 9 a.m.-Noon — Celebrate Cowley County history, Baden Square, 700 Gary St., in Winfield.

11 a.m. — Working on trail north of high school. Volunteers needed. Just show up to volunteer. Sponsored by Walnut Valley Outpost.


SUNDAY, Jan. 26

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.


MONDAY, Jan. 27

Arkansas City

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

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


• Noon — Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce board meeting, Chamber office, 123 E. Ninth Ave.

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

• 4:15-5:15 p.m. — Youth book club for children in grades 4-7, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Meets Monday afternoons until Feb. 24. Current selection is “Grasslands” by Debra Seely. New members can join any time, but registration is appreciated at (620) 221-4470 or

• 4:30-7 p.m. — Winfield Soroptimist Soup Supper, Baden Square, 700 Gary St., Winfield. Choice of chicken and noodles, ham and beans or cheesy potato soups. Donation $8 per person, children younger than 5 eat free. Additional soup or dessert $2 each. Takeout available.

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

• 6:30 p.m. — Bookn’ With Friends book club meets at Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. January selection is “Brown Enough” by Ken Ohm.

7 p.m. — South Central Kansas Kennel Club, Building 1, Winfield Fairgrounds.


TUESDAY, Jan. 28

Arkansas City

• 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.

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

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


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

• 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.



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 E. Washington Ave.

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


• Noon — Winfield Lions Club meets at the American Legion.



Arkansas City

• 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.

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


• Noon — Kiwanis Club, American Legion, 115 W. 10th Ave.

• 4 p.m. — Winfield City Commission work session, Community Council Room, City Hall.

• 4:15-5 p.m. — After-School Stories for children ages 4-10, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. 

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

• 6 p.m. — Winfield Chapter of Moms Demand Action meeting, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St.

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


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


FRIDAY, Jan. 31

Arkansas City

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

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



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 Ave., (620) 262-5098.


• 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.

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