SATURDAY, March 7

Arkansas City

• 7-9:30 p.m. — “Intimate Worship 2020 at the Burford,” V.J. Wilkins Family Center for the Arts, 118 S. Summit St. Doors open at 6, concert begins at 7. Purchase tickets at www.myvoicetix.com.

• 7 p.m. — Project Revive presents Ark City Middle School dance, Agri-Business Building, 712 W. Washington Ave.

Winfield

• 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 a.m.-4 p.m. — Friends of the Winfield Public Library annual book sale, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Also 1-3 p.m. Sunday.

• 7:30 p.m. —  “Funny Money,” Winfield Community Theatre, 1500 E. Eighth Ave. Tickets available at the door.

Area

• 10 a.m.-2 p.m. — Cowley County Bridal Fair, Chestnut Avenue Venue, 3120 E. Chestnut Ave., Parkerfield.

 

SUNDAY, March 8

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

• 1-3 p.m. — Friends of the Winfield Public Library annual book sale, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St.

• 3:30 p.m. — Grand opening and ribbon-cutting for the H. L. Snyder Medical Foundation Surgery Center at William Newton Hospital, north side of the hospital, 1300 E. Fifth Ave. Ribbon cutting at 4:30 p.m.

 

MONDAY, March 9

Arkansas City

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

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

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

• Noon — National Active & Retired Federal Employees meet at the American Legion.

• 4:15-5:15 p.m. — Youth Bool Club for children in grades 4-7, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Register at front desk or online at wpl.org.

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

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

 

TUESDAY, March 10

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 mini-games, American Legion Post 18, 113 E. Washington Ave. Public invited.

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 a.m. — Cowley County Commission meeting, Courthouse first floor assembly room, 311 E. Ninth Ave.

• 10 a.m — RISE Cowley coalition meeting, location TBA.

• Noon — Cowley County Legislative Committee meeting, Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce, 123 E. Ninth Ave.

• 3 p.m. — Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee meeting, Chamber office, 123 E. Ninth Ave.

• 4:15-5 p.m. — Games & Puzzles Club for children in grades K-6, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St.

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

 7:30 p.m. — Queen City Chapter 138 OES meeting, Winfield Masonic Lodge, 106 E. Eighth Ave. Long form, short dress, election of officers.

Area

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

 

WEDNESDAY, March 11

Arkansas City

• 10 a.m. — RCB Community Builder Award presentation to ACPD and reception, RCB Bank, 125 N. Summit St.

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

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

• 4:30-5:30 p.m. — Chamber of Commerce “cash mob,” Blue Geranium Books and Gifts, 110B S. Summit St.

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

• 5:30 p.m. — 2020 CIP Committee meeting, conference room, Water Treatment Facility, 400 W. Madison Ave.

• 6-7:30 p.m. — “RE:Building Ark City” preservation presentation, Burford Theatre Arts, 118 S. Summit St.

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

Winfield

• 10:15-10:45 a.m. — Tippy Tales story time for children ages birth to 3, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St. Also 5:30-6 p.m.

• 11:15-11:45 a.m. — Tippy Tales story time for children ages 3 to 6, Winfield Public Library, 605 College St.

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

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

 

THURSDAY, March 12

Arkansas City

• 10 a.m. — Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce coffee, location TBA.

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

• 4 p.m. — Equal Opportunity and Accessibility Advisory Board meeting, Paris Park Pool, 600 W. Fifth Ave.

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

• 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

• 8-10 a.m. — Free vitals checks by SouthWind ResCare, 317 N. Viking Blvd.

• 11 a.m.-1 p.m. — Marquee Second Thursday Lunch, Marquee Performing Arts Center, 1007 Main St. Irish stew, cornbread, dessert and drink for $7. Carryouts available.

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

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

• 4:15-5 p.m. — After-School Stories for children ages 4 to 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. — 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. — Masonic Lodge 110, Masonic Hall in Winfield.

Area

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

 

FRIDAY, March 13

Arkansas City

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

• Noon-6 p.m. — American Red Cross blood drive, Central Christian Church, 206 W. Central Ave.

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

• 7 p.m. — Bingo mini-games, 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 Ave., (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 Ave. 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 Avenue and Harter Street, 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 St. 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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