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July 22, 2019, All Day
Anomalous Sites: Photography by Dr. Paul Rudy
Date: June 21, 2019 - August 1, 2019
Anomalous Sites: Photography by Dr Paul Rudy Exhibit Dates: June 21 – August 1 An exhibit of transcendent images found in unexpected places. July 19th 6:30 PM Public Reception and musical performance by the artist. Paul Rudy (b. 1962) is a Rome Prize (2010), Guggenheim (2008), Fulbright (1997) and Wurlitzer Foundation (2007 and 2009) Fellow. He teaches at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory where he received the 2008 Kauffman Award for Artistic Excellence. Check out his music on his website https: paulrudy.net
245 NE 30 Rd Great Bend, KS 67530
Summer Hours: 9 am to 6 pm Mon-Thursday.
GBPL Activities All Month
Check out all of the fun Great Bend Public Library events at www.greatbendpl.info.
GBRC Craft Classes and Activities All Month
Feeling crafty or needing to get out of the house? Check out the Great Bend Rec Center activities at www.greatbendrec.net.
July 23, 2019, All Day
July 24, 2019, All Day
Backyard Bible Blast
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM CDT
Backyard Bible blast is held weekly during the summer for children of all ages. Every Wednesday through the summer, we will have games, music, lunch, and a Bible lesson. We welcome all to come to this free event and bring a friend! If a ride is needed, please contact Buzz Briney with Live Like Jesus Today Ministries at (620) 397-3325.
Foundry Methodist Church
5401 Broadway Ave
Registration for this free event:
July 25, 2019, All Day
Almost Home's Ask the Expert
Date: July 25, 2019
Time: 8:35 AM - 9:00 AM CDT
Do you have questions about health care options as you age? Maybe increased needs, care or support for a loved one? Almost Home's Ask the Expert is LIVE on the AIR the fourth Thursday of each month to answer your questions and provide you with valuable advice to age well and live well. Tune at 8:35 a.m. on KVGB 1590 AM to get your questions answered and help you navigate the sometimes unknown and overwhelming details of caring for an aging loved one. We hope you'll tune in!
KVGB 1590 AM or online at https://www.greatbendpost.com/sports-day-with-steve-webster/?fbclid=IwAR0xrCZ6F3BXkAoM3gyQC9G8p0Ji_cTPNBijhqCE5zMezTDcb_ZUUQ3kweI
2/28 at 8:35 a.m.
Chamber Coffee: High Call Outfitters
Date: July 25, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM CDT
Please join the Great Bend Chamber of Commerce for their weekly Chamber Coffee, hosted by the High Call Outfitters! Networking, coffee & refreshments are available at 9:00 AM, the program will take place at 9:30 AM.
Location: 4100 10th St.
Summer Street Stroll
This is an open-air farmers market held on Thursday evenings from 4 to 7 pm, generally mid-May through mid-September, at Jack Kilby Square in downtown.
July 26, 2019, All Day
Central Kansas CASA Drive for the Child Golf Tournament
Friday July 26th
Central Kansas CASA is hosting a four-person scramble, open to all levels of golfers on Friday, July 26th. It’s a day dedicated to giving the children of the 20th Judicial District a voice. Team registration is $400 or $100 Per Player. Registration begins at 11 AM with a shotgun start at Noon. They will have a Free Snacks and Drink Cart provided throughout the day and lunch is also provided with Registration. They will have hole contest and games throughout the day and mulligans will be available as well as cash prizes for flight winners.
Develop your skills as an entrepreneur during the 3rd Annual V.E.T. Leader One-Day conference, returning to Great Bend, Kansas on Friday, July 26th at the Great Bend Event Center! Guests can expect to hear from dynamic speakers on all areas of entrepreneurship - finance, marketing, team building, parenting, and more. The central theme is “Visionary Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow”, the same words that inspired the conference acronym.
After the keynote presentations, the conference will end with an open discussion answering the crowd’s top challenges with people, life, and business with input from all of the speakers in a panel discussion. Tickets are available now for $129 before July 1st, or $149 after July 1st. Members of the Great Bend Chamber of Commerce & Economic Development can also get a coupon code for $20 off by contacting the Chamber staff, or checking their email invitations for the conference. Learn more about the conference, or get signed up by visiting www.drnels.com/even
July 27, 2019, All Day
July 27, 2019, 6:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Great Bend Expo Complex
Bike Brew Q is a Cycling Event, Craft Brew Expo, and Barbecue Food Truck amalgamation! ALL EVENTS ARE INDEPENDENT! You get to pick and choose which parts of Bike Brew Q you want to participate in. 100% of all proceeds go to the CFF. This non-profit group has been working for years to cure cystic fibrosis and to provide all people with the disease the opportunity to lead full, productive lives by funding research and drug development, promoting individualized treatment and ensuring access to high-quality, specialized care. Come have an amazing experience and support a worthwhile cause! Bike Brew Q after party at Charlies starting at 7pm if at all possible
July 27, 2019, 6:00 AM - 9:00 AM @ The University of Kansas Health System
Great Bend Campus
514 Cleveland St.
Great Bend, KS
Two local lab fairs provided by The University of Kansas Health System Great Bend Campus have been combined into one, but the services and affordable prices remain the same. The monthly fair is available at the Great Bend Campus. The health system’s St. Rose Medical Pavilion no longer hosts a lab fair.
The monthly lab fairs are scheduled from 6-9 a.m. one Saturday each month. Dates for the rest of the year are July 27, Aug. 24, Sept. 28, Oct. 26, Nov. 23 and Dec. 28. No appointment is necessary.
Tests and prices include profile 1 for $20; comprehensive chemistry, $15; complete blood count, $5; lipid panel, $15; thyroid panel, $20; prostate specific antigen (PSA), $15; hemoglobin A1C, $15; vitamin D; $20; and iron studies, $30.
Fasting for eight hours prior to testing is recommended. Only cash and checks are accepted. No insurance claims will be filed.
July 27, 2019, 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Great Bend Expo Complex
BIKE BREW Q Bike Brew Q is a Cycling Event, Craft Brew Expo, and Barbecue Food Truck amalgamation! ALL EVENTS ARE INDEPENDENT! You get to pick and choose which parts of Bike Brew Q you want to participate in. 100% of all proceeds go to the CFF. This non-profit group has been working for years to cure cystic fibrosis and to provide all people with the disease the opportunity to lead full, productive lives by funding research and drug development, promoting individualized treatment and ensuring access to high-quality, specialized care. Come have an amazing experience and support a worthwhile cause!
July 28, 2019, All Day
July 28, 2019 - August 3, 2019
Missoula Children’s Theatre Camp
Date: July 28, 2019 - August 2, 2019
Missoula Theatre Group along with GBCT will be hosting a children’s theatre camp. July 28-August 2nd Two performances of Aladdin will take place August 3rd at 3:30pm and 5:00pm at Great Bend High School
Great Bend High School
August 3rd 3;00pm 5:30pm
Angela Meitner GBCT Manager
July 29, 2019, All Day
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July 31, 2019, All Day