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Great Bend Public Library November Events:
Resumes & Interviews – Thursday, Nov. 21 at 6 p.m. Learn how to craft a good resume, how to get a job interview, and how to ace the interview to get the job you want. Presented by Erika Brining of the HR Pro. For adults and mature teens.
Game & Puzzle Night – Tuesday, Nov. 26 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Visit the library to play your favorite games with your friends and family, or sit down to put together a puzzle. For all ages.
Great Bend Public Library December Events:
Polar Express Party: Saturday, Dec. 7, 10:30 a.m.
Explore an interactive movie experience with activities, fun, and decorations! For children of all ages; please register by contacting the library before November 29.
Teen Anime & Manga Club: Thursday, Dec. 12, 5:30 p.m.
Explore Japanese visual culture by watching anime, discussing manga, and doing a fun activity! For ages 13-18.
“A Christmas Carol”: Saturday, Dec. 14, 10:30 a.m.
Join Brett Crandall’s theatre as they perform Charles Dickens’ great classic as an interactive drama experience. For all ages.
Pet Fostering 101: Saturday, Dec. 14, 11 a.m.
The Golden Belt Humane Society will be at the library to talk about how you can become a foster home for an animal in need, as well as how to adopt a pet from the shelter.
Women’s Suffrage Traveling Exhibit: Dec. 16-21
Visit the library during the third week of December to view a traveling exhibit entitled: “Learning from the Past, Imagining the Future.” The exhibit will focus on civic engagement and the history of the suffrage movement, including the challenges faced in the march to the 19th amendment.
Oxford Chapter 16 – Bingo Night- Friday November 22nd
Justice & Peace/ Prince of Peace Parish Annual Clothes and Household Give-Away Saturday November 23rd
Justice & Peace Annual Clothing Give-Away will be held Saturday, November 23rd from 8 am to 12 pm at the Auditorium at St. Rose Church.
If you would like to donate items you can do so from 6:30 to 8PM on:
Tuesday, November 19th
Thursday, November 21st
Friday, November 22nd
Suggested Items include gentle used Men’s and women’s work clothes, children clothes, bedding, towels, household goods, and toys .
Golden Belt Humane Society/Adopt a Pet- Bake Sale Saturday November 23rd
The Golden Belt Humane Society/Adopt a Pet is having a Bake Sale just in time for your holiday bake goods on Saturday, November 23rd at Waters Hardware in Great Bend starting at 10 A.M. Until Items are Sold Out. They will have Cakes, Cookies, Pies, Cinnamon Rolls, Kolaches, Breads, Noodles, and Much More! For more information call Jean at 786-5955.
Memorial Hog Feed for Karla Neiman Saturday November 23rd
the Hoisington Knights of Columbus is having a Memorial Hog Feed for Karla Neiman Saturday, November 23rd starting at 5 pm. Cost is $10 per plate. They will also have raffle prizes included a Green Mountain Grill. For more information or to donate contact Angela at 620-566-7777
Hoisington Knights of Columbus Annual Turkey Dinner Sunday November 24th
Everyone is invited to join The Hoisington Knights of Columbus for The Annual Turkey Dinner from 10:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. on Sunday, November 24 at the Hoisington Knights of Columbus Hall at 114 N. Main. They will be serving turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, rolls, drinks and desert. The cost is $10.00 for adults, $5.00 for ages 4 to 12 and under 4 are free. All proceeds are donated to area charities.
Government Commodities Monday November 25th
Government Commodities will be Monday, November 25th from 4 to 5 pm. On the East side of the Dream Kitchen. Must have a valid ID and Current utility bill.
Claflin Christmas Market Sunday December 1st
The Claflin Christmas Market will be held Sunday, December 1st at the Claflin Community Center located at A Street and West Park Street. From 11 AM to 3 PM they will have Arts and Crafts, Face painting, Free horse drawn wagon rides. Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest at 1 with Prizes! Santa will be there from 1:30 to 2:30. are a Raffle at 2:24. Enjoy lunch fundraiser made available by the Boy Scouts and Live Music From Cindy and Dave Miller
Annual Claflin Knights of Columbus Buffet Breakfast Sunday December 1st
Christkindlmarket Sunday December 1st
Jefferson Elementary PTO – Breakfast with Santa Saturday December 7th
Open to The Public See flyer for details Jefferson PTO Breakfast with Santa
Ellinwood Christmas Holiday Home Tour Sunday December 8th