Category: Daily Life

On With the Show concert Jan. 27
On With the Show concert Jan. 27

On With the Show concert Jan. 27

OnWithThe-Show.jpg On With the Show, a vocal quartet of professional musicians from central Kansas, will perform a benefit concert of sacred music at 7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe. The public is invited to attend. Donations will go toward the renovation of the church organ. Members of the group are (from left) tenor […]

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Happenings (Week of Jan. 23, 2008)

Lions Club to hold pancake feed Jan. 26   The Hillsboro Evening Lions Club will sponsor a pancake feed from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Hillsboro Senior Center. Cost is $5 for all-you-can-eat pancakes, a sausage link, orange drink and coffee. Proceeds will go toward youth activities and eye-glasses.   Ebenfeld preparing soup-and-pie lunch   […]

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Happenings (Week of Jan. 16, 2008)
Happenings (Week of Jan. 16, 2008)

Happenings (Week of Jan. 16, 2008)

GPNC to sponsor art contests for kids Children in kindergarten through eighth grade are eligible to compete in an art contest sponsored by Great Plains Nature Center. Children can submit an entry for the ?Kansas Critters: Birds? book project, and if selected, will be a published artist and author. Children can pick from a list of 26 birds listed in […]

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Happenings (Week of Jan. 9, 2008)
Happenings (Week of Jan. 9, 2008)

Happenings (Week of Jan. 9, 2008)

Card shower to honor Palmer Base Palmer-Base.jpg Palmer Base of Tampa will celebrate his 80th birthday Jan. 14 with a card shower. Cards can be sent to 3513 Bison Rd., Tampa, KS 67483. ?   Maxwell to hold elk viewing kick-off Maxwell Wildlife Refuge will hold Elk Days, an elk viewing season kick-off, Jan. 19 at the Friends of Maxwell […]

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Happenings (Week of Jan. 2, 2008)

Storytime to begin Jan. 16 and 17 The winter session of Story?time at the Hillsboro Public Library will begin Jan. 16 and 17. The 40-minute sessions of reading, activities and crafts are available for 3-year-olds through kindergartners. Classes are offered on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 9:40 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. to 10:55 a.m., and on Thursdays from 10:15 a.m. […]

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Kiwanis pledges $3000 for fund
Kiwanis pledges $3000 for fund

Kiwanis pledges $3000 for fund

KiwanisClub.jpg Mike Kleiber (right), chairman of the Hillsboro Community Foundation board, accepts a $3,000 pledge from Bryce Wichert, treasurer of the Hillsboro Kiwanis Club, to go toward Hillsboro Area Impact Fund drive which concludes Dec. 31. To date the campaign has raised $236,729 in contributions and pledges toward its $250,000 goal.

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Happenings (Week of Dec. 26, 2007)
Happenings (Week of Dec. 26, 2007)

Happenings (Week of Dec. 26, 2007)

HRC plans aerobics start for Jan. 8 The Hillsboro Recreation Commission and Melanie Johnson will be offering an aerobic class for the intermediate-level participant who is looking for a fun and challenging workout. The format will vary from standard hi/low impact aerobics, step aerobics, kickboxing, strength training and circuit/interval style classes, with an emphasis on overall wellness, safety and enjoyment […]

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Kiwanis contributes to soccer club
Kiwanis contributes to soccer club

Kiwanis contributes to soccer club

KiwanisHanschoMossSoccer1.jpg The Hillsboro Kiwanis Club presented a $250 check to the Marion County United Soccer Club this month. Accepting the check from Hillsboro Kiwanis president Jayson Hanschu is Stephanie Moss, MCUSC representative and coach. The money will be used to support children who would otherwise be prevented from participating in soccer for economic reasons. ?This donation is just one example […]

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Happenings (Week of Dec. 19, 2007)

First Mennonite to collect blankets First Mennonite Church of Hillsboro is currently taking new blanket and towel donations for the Mennonite Central Committee. Upon collection, MCC distributes the donations to people in need around the world. The Trinity and First Mennonite junior high youth group, SALTeens, have set a goal to collect 100 blankets by Christmas Eve. If you would […]

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Happenings (Week of Dec. 12, 2007)

HCF now collecting grant applications The Hillsboro Area Impact Fund, the unrestricted endowment fund of Hillsboro Community Foundation, has now begun its inaugural year granting process. Grant applications can be picked up from Brad Bartel, HCF secretary-treasurer, at Emprise Bank, 104 E. Grand, Hillsboro. Applicants can also call Bartel at 620-947-3464 (ext. 104) to request an application. The quickest way […]

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