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  1. No School for Good Friday

    April 18, All Day

    This is the beginning of Easter Break for USD 428

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  2. GIANT Easter Egg Hunt

    April 19, All Day

    For the sixth year in a row, First Assembly of God is sponsoring the biggest Easter egg hunt the Great Bend community has ever seen. On Saturday, April 19th at 1 p.m., children through sixth grade are welcome and encouraged to come to First Assembly of God Church, 601 Patton Road in Great Bend, to get in on the thousands of candy-filled eggs that will be given away during the event. Other prizes will be given away as well. Between the age group hunts, there will also be live performances from the First Assembly Youth Group and Jam Squad. This event is free to attend, and all are welcome. Each child is responsible for bringing his or her own basket or bag to collect eggs in. No tinsel or basket filler material is allowed on the field. This hunt was held at the GBHS Football Field in the past, but has moved to First Assembly of God. First Assembly invites the public to get involved with their numerous ministries, including kids services each Sunday morning at 10:30 a.m. For more in

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  3. Benefit 5k Run/Walk for Royal Family Kids Camp

    April 19, 7:00 AM

    The "Runners of Barton County" group and First Assembly of God are teaming up to host a Benefit 5k Run/Walk on Saturday, April 19th at 7 a.m. The race will begin and end at Brit Spaugh Park on North Main in Great Bend. The event will benefit Royal Family Kids Camp, a summer camp for abused or neglected foster children in Kansas. The goal is to raise enough money to send at least 30 local children to the camp this summer. For more information or to volunteer, contact Dean Nuss at 620-786-5372 or Melissa Widiger at 620-786-0687.

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  4. Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt

    April 20, All Day

    The annual Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by the Great Bend Noon Kiwanis Club is set for 9:30 a.m. sharp on Saturday, April 19th. The hunt will be at the Kiwanis Walking Track on the north side of Veteran's Memorial Park just off McKinley Street in Great Bend. The event is open to all area children pre-school through 6th grade. There will be lots of Easter eggs and prizes will be given for special eggs.

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  5. GBPL Teen Movie Monday

    April 21, All Day

    It's movie day in the Teen Dept at the Great Bend Public Library! If you want to know what movie we're showing check out our website or Follow Us on Facebook []--titles will be announced by the morning of the movie day. Otherwise, show up & be surprised

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  6. No School for USD 428

    April 21, All Day

    Happy Easter Break! (In-service Day)

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  7. Americas Promise Event

    April 21, 10:30 AM

    April 21st the Americas Promise kids and sponsors will travel to Hutchinson to visit the Cosmosphere. Leaving Great Bend at 10:30am and returning home at 4:30pm!

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  8. Great Bend City Council Meeting

    April 21, 7:30 PM

    The Great Bend City Council meets at 7:30 p.m. on the first and third Mondays of each month at the City Office Building at 1209 Williams. For more information visit the City of Great Bend website at or call 620-793-4111.

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  9. GBHS Track Meet

    April 22, 3:30 PM

    The JV Panther Track Team will have a home meet today at 3:30pm

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  10. Completing Our Streets Workshop

    April 23, 6:30 PM @ Great Bend Convention Center

    Learn from two nationally renowned speakers how “Completing Our Streets,” will bring back a feeling of safety to our streets, sidewalks and neighborhoods letting you move around on foot or bike or any other form of non-motorized transportation. Hosted by Be Well Barton County and the public is strongly encouraged to come and listen/interact.

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  11. Business Breakfast: Darwin Hindman

    April 24, 7:30 AM

    Thursday, April 24, 7:30 a.m. Business Breakfast – Invite Only: Darwin Hindman, retired mayor of Columbus, Mo will share with our business leaders, health facilities, city officials why “Completing Our Streets,” is a win/win for everyone in our community. Increased foot traffic, means increased business, healthier community, livelier downtown, improved quality of life. Don’t forget to RSVP to your invitation.

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  12. Job Olympics

    April 25, All Day

    The annual Job Olympics is back to GHBS. Today, handicap children from across the state will travel to the GBHS PAC Center to compete in the Olympics.

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  13. SRCA Points Race #2

    April 26, All Day

    Track Address & Phone- 455 W. Barton County Road Great Bend, KS 67530 620-792-5079

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  14. Wild Goose Chase 5k/3k Fun Run

    April 26, All Day

    Get your running shoes ready for the fastest, flattest 5k race in Kansas. The second Annual Wild Goose Chase 5k3k Fun Run. Race will take runners through Cheyenne Bottoms and end near the Kansas Wetland Education Center. Registration/Check In-7:30 am; 9:00 am Race begins

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  15. Earth Day Celebration

    April 27, All Day

    Sunday April 27th, 2014 at the Great Bend Raptor Center in Brit Spaugh Zoo from 1:00pm to 4:00pm. The GB Brit Spaugh Zoo will be partnering with the Grass Roots Environmental Advocacy Team (GREAT) and the Kansas Wetlands Education Center (KWEC) for this celebratory event! Other partners include, Heartland Farm Dominican Sisters of Peace and Sunflower Diversified Services. They are still searching for sponsors for this event, if you would like more information on that you can call 620-804-9680 and talk to Felix Revello.

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  16. Golden Belt Model Railroad Association Open House

    April 27, All Day

    April 27th at the 1st United Methodist Church (2123 Forest) Open house will begin at Noon and go until 4pm that evening.

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  17. GBPL Teen Movie Monday

    April 28, All Day

    It's movie day in the Teen Dept at the Great Bend Public Library! If you want to know what movie we're showing check out our website or Follow Us on Facebook []--titles will be announced by the morning of the movie day. Otherwise, show up & be surprised.

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  18. GBMS Track Meet

    April 29, 2:00 PM

    At the GBHS Track, the Middle Schoolers will host a track meet starting at 2pm

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  19. Panther Softball

    April 29, 4:00 PM

    Today at the Sports Complex the GBHS Lady Panthers will play Hays High at 4pm

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  20. DARE Graduation for Riley Elementary

    April 29, 6:30 PM

    April 29th, 6:30pm-7:30pm, 1515 10th St.

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  21. Leadership Banquet

    April 30, 6:30 PM

    Tonight at 6:30pm in the Commons Area of the HS, there will be a leadership banquet for the GBHS Students.

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