SATURDAY, Feb. 8

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. — After Prom pork burger feed/cornhole tournament, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1254, 3212 N. Summit St.

Winfield

• 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.

• 10-11:30 a.m. — Women for Kansas-Cowley County Chapter meeting, Community Council Room, Winfield City Hall, 200 E. 9th Ave. Presentation of documentary film “Suppressed: The Fight to Vote.” Contact Pam Moreno at (620) 262-2326 or pam.moreno@sbcglobal.com for more information.

• 10:30 a.m.-noon — “Storybook Paper Roses” Pinterest craft series, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Learn how to turn book pages into paper roses. Supplies provided, but feel free to bring own book pages. Registration required by calling (620) 221-4470 or through WPL’s online events calendar.

• 2 p.m. — “The Long Road to Women’s Suffrage in Kansas,” talk by Diane Eickhoff, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Program sponsored by Humanities Kansas.

Area

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

 

SUNDAY, Feb. 9

Arkansas City

• Noon-1 p.m. — Music and Dramatics Club scholarship concert, Pam-a-Lou’s, Graves Drug, 212 S. Summit St.

• 6 p.m. — Keyboard Duet Festival, Brown Center, Cowley College.

• 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.

• 3 p.m. — South Kansas Symphony and Southwestern College Youth Symphony concert, Richardson Performing Arts Center, Christy Hall, Southwestern College, 100 College St.

• 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, Feb. 10

Arkansas City

• 1 p.m. — Retired Citizens Advisory Council meeting, Ark City Senior Citizens Center, 320 South A St.

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

• 1-3 p.m. — Census 2020 class sponsored by Cowley College Golden Tigers. Cost is $4; registration required to save seat. Register at Cowley College, 125 S. 2nd St., Galle Johnson 206.

• 5-7 p.m. — Knights of Columbus sausage supper, Sacred Heart Recreation Center, 321 South C St.

• 5:30 p.m. — Walnut Valley Quilters Guild meets, United Methodist Church, 2448 Edgemont Drive. 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. 5th St.

• 7 p.m. — ACPL Board of Trustees meeting, Arkansas City Public Library, 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.

• 11:30 a.m. — Winfield Main Street Committee meeting, Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce, 123 E. 9th Ave.

• 4:15-5:15 p.m. — Youth Book Club for kids in grades 4-7, Winfield Public Library., 605 College St. Meets Monday afternoons through Feb. 24. Current selection is “Grasslands” by Debra Seely. Books distributed at club meetings. New members can join any time, but registration is appreciated at (620) 221-4470 or online@wpl.org.

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

• 5:30 p.m. — Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce BEST after-hours meeting,  Luigi’s Italian Restaurant, 124 E. 9th Ave.

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

• 7 p.m. — Friends of the Library meeting and talk by Judith Zaccaria on doing play reviews.

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

 

TUESDAY, Feb. 11

Arkansas City

• All day — Child Passenger Safety technician training, Water Treatment Facility, 400 W. Madison Ave.

• Noon — Cowley County Legislative Committee meeting, Ark City Chamber of Commerce, 106 S. Summit St.

• 12:30-2 p.m. — TOPS 0151, First United Methodist Church, 2448 Edgemont Drive. 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. — Arkansas City Planning Commission meeting, commission room, City Hall, 118 W. Central Ave.

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

• 7 p.m. — Ark City Saddle Club monthly meeting, Bolton Township Building, 6700 block of 32nd Road across from the IXL School. For more information, call (620) 446-2879.

• 7 p.m. — Bingo American Legion Post 18, 113 E. Washington Ave. Public invited. Except first Tuesday of the month. 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.

• 10 a.m. — RISE Cowley coalition meeting, Extension Assembly Room, Cowley County Courthouse, 321 E. 9th Ave.

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

• 3-6 p.m. — Southwestern Green Team e-waste recycling, Barn 4, Winfield Fairgrounds, 1105 W. Ninth Ave.

• 4:15-5 p.m. — Games Galore! after-school puzzles and games for kids in grades K-6, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Tuesday afternoons through March 31.

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

• 7 p.m. — Cowley County Emergency Auxiliary meeting, Cowley County Emergency Management office, Courthouse South Annex basement,  321 E. 10th Ave.

 

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 12

Arkansas City 

• All day — Child Passenger Safety technician training, Water Treatment Facility, 400 W. Madison Ave.

• 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. — American Red Cross blood drive, Arkansas City High School, 1200 W. Radio Ln.

• 10 a.m. — GE retirees coffee, Senior Center, 320 S. A St., in Ark City.

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

• 1-5 p.m. — AARP Drivers Safety class, sponsored by Cowley College Golden Tigers. Cost is $4, plus an extra $15 for AARP members or an extra $20 for non-members. Register at Cowley College, 125 S. 2nd St., Webb Brown Room 205.

• 4:30-5:30 p.m. — Ark City Chamber of Commerce “cash mob”’ Graves Drug, 212 S. Summit 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. — Angels Care Home Health Blood Pressure Checks/Education, Winfield Recreation Center, 624 College St.

• 11 a.m — Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Committee meeting, Chamber office, 123 E. 9th Ave.

• 11 a.m.-9 p.m. — WHS Afterglow 2020 Fundraiser, Pizza Hut, 1902 Main St., Winfield. Mention fundraiser or show flier when ordering and 15 percent of purchase cost will be donated to event. Good for dine in, carry out, delivery and online orders. Also Feb. 19.

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

1:30 p.m. — Grandview United Methodist Women meet in the church parlor.

• 6:30-8 p.m. — DivorceCare Recovery Support Group, CornerStone Bible Fellowship, 3725 E. Ninth Ave.

 

THURSDAY, Feb. 13

Arkansas City

• All morning — Child Passenger Safety technician training, Water Treatment Facility, 400 W. Madison Ave.

• 10 a.m. — Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce coffee, BHHS PenFed Realty, 1826 N. Summit St.

• Noon – Visit Ark City Board of Trustees meeting, Ark City Chamber of Commerce office, 106 S. Summit St.

• 2-4 p.m. — Child Car Seat Checkup/Inspection Event, Agri-Business Building, 712 W. Washington Ave.

• 4 p.m. — Equal Opportunity and Accessibility Advisory Board meeting, Arkansas City Public Library, 120 E. Fifth Ave.

• 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.

• 5:30-7 p.m. — Cowley County Service Alliance meeting, Ark City Senior Citizens Center, 320 South A St. Panel discussion on “Put Out the Welcome Mat.”

• 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

• 11 a.m.-1 p.m. — Second Thursday Lunch fundraiser for Marquee Performing Arts Center, 1007 Main St. Barbecue beef sandwich, potato salad, dessert and drink for $7. Sponsored by Winfield Iron & Metal. Carry-outs available.

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

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

• 4:15-5:15 p.m. — After-School Stories for Kids, ages 4-10(ish), Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Thursday afternoons through Feb. 20.

• 5-6 p.m. — Free community supper and life skills training session, Grace United Methodist Church, 320 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 p.m. — Cowley County Young Professionals Galentines Painted Cross-Stitch Class, Winfield Arts & Humanities Council, 700 Gary St. Cost $15 for YP members, $25 for non-members.

• 6 p.m. — Cowley County Conservation District 73rd Annual Meeting, Baden Square, 700 Gary St. Conservation awards, poster awards, guest speaker and more.

Area

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

 

FRIDAY, Feb. 14

Arkansas City

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

• Noon — City Commission study session, city manager’s office, City Hall, 118 W. Central Ave.

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

 

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 10:45 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Winfield Early Learning Center. For parents and children up to age 3 (older siblings welcome), (620) 221-5124 or (620) 229-2526.

• “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.

• Douglass Senior Center Breakfast, 7 to 9 a.m., third Saturday every month.

• Monterrey fundraiser, 5 to 7 p.m., last Monday every month, Douglass Senior Center.

• 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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