WRAPS meeting planned June 4
A public meeting regarding WRAPS will begin at 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, in the Marion Community Center.
The meeting will include a tour of the watershed and presentations by WRAPS coordinator Peggy Blackman; Ed Carney, Environmental Quality for KDHE; Bobbi Wendt, Neosho Basin adviser; and Phil Barnes, KSU biological and agricultural engineering.
Florence to host herb workshops
Villa on the Prairie, 111 W. Sixth St., Florence, is hosting a herb workshop on rosemary, thyme and oregano at 10 a.m. June 15.
For more information or to register, email Phoebe Janzen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Zion Church plans VBS in early June
Zion Lutheran Church Vacation Bible School organizers, 106 N. Lincoln, Hillsboro, are inviting children age 4 through the completion of fifth grade to join this summer’s class.
VBS is from 8:45 a.m. to noon June 3-5. Snacks are provided. Participants are asked to bring a canned good each day to help build a “Mountain of Food for Main Street Ministries.”
For more information or to register, call 620-947-3522.
Books sought for neighborhood fair
New and used books are requested for a free Neighborhood Book Fair, as part of Main Street Ministries’ Saturday event in June.
Books may be dropped off anytime until June 22 at MSM’s main building on the corner of D and Main streets.
The purpose of the book fair is in promoting literacy as well as awareness of the MSM Food Bank.
Books can include cookbooks, dictionaries, devotionals, magazines, calendars, bookmarks, Bibles and those for children ages 1 through 12.
For more information, call 620-947-3393.
Summer Saturday Fun set at MSM
Main Street Ministries, 415 S. Main St., is inviting children ages 3 through 10 to its Summer Kids’ Saturday Fun from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. beginning June 8 and continuing through June 29.
The activities will include games, Bible stories, snacks, drinks and more.
The first Saturday will include fire truck fun and meeting the Hillsboro police dog.
To sign up, call Kimberly Swaney, director, at 620-947-3393.