Music festival to raise funds for world relief


Song on the Lawn, an annual outdoor mini-music festival and meal hosted by Mennonite Central Committee and Willow­Spring Downs, is planned for 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, June 10.

The event will feature seven music groups, including Brothers and Sisters, Bob and Melissa Atchison, Five Times Harder, Laura Unruh & Ana Loucks, Jammin’ Biscuits, Huxman Boys and Jake Schmidt.

A pulled-pork meal will be served beginning at 5 p.m. The meal and entertainment are by donation to benefit Mennonite Central Committee. Bring table service, lawn chairs, blankets, friends and family.

Mennonite Central Commit­tee, a worldwide ministry of Anabaptist churches, shares God’s love and compassion for all in the name of Christ by responding to basic human needs and working for peace and justice.

MCC envisions communities worldwide in right relationship with God, one another and creation.

Willowspring Downs is located at 1582 Falcon, rural Hillsboro. Directions from Goessel are 3 miles north on Kansas Highway 15, 4 miles east on 150th and the-quarter mile north on Falcon; or from Hillsboro, 4 miles south on Indigo, 3 miles west on 150th and three-quarter mile north on Falcon.

In case of rain, the event will be at the Goessel Elementary School. Call 316-283-2720 or 620-386-0709 for more information.


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