2017-18 Prairie Window Concert — Sunday, February 25, 2018

Posted February 13th, 2018

The penultimate concert of the 2017-18 Prairie Window Concert Series, featuring John Fullbright, will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, February 25, at the Dyck Arboretum in Hesston.  Everyone is invited to an evening of great music and good food in a prairie garden setting. Tickets: $20 adults/$10 kids, plus tax.  Arboretum members receive a 10% discount. Purchase tickets online or call 620-327-8127 to reserve your seats.

 

Sixth Concert — Prairie Window Concert Series

Posted January 31st, 2018

The sixth concert of the 2017-18 Prairie Window Concert Series, featuring Freddy & Francine, will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, February 11, at the Dyck Arboretum in Hesston.  Join us for an evening of great music and good food in a prairie garden setting. Tickets: $20 adults/$10 kids, plus tax.  Arboretum members receive a 10% discount. Purchase tickets online or call 620-327-8127 to reserve your seats.

Ulster Project Seeking Host Families

Posted January 19th, 2018

The McPherson Ulster Project continues to look for high school teens and their families who are interested in hosting the Northern Irish teens during July 2018. Teens, ages 14 – 17, are encouraged to consider getting involved. Each day the Project planning team will plan activities for the Northern Irish and American Host teens to participate in that include sightseeing, service, team building and fun activities. This is a fun and rewarding learning experience for the teens. For information or an application, contact Summer Creed (620.755.5689 or summercreed@hotmail.com).

Upcoming Events — Dyck Arboretum of the Plains

Posted January 19th, 2018

The Dyck Arboretum of the Plains in Hesston, will begin its 2018 Winter Lecture Series at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 30.  Jeff Hansen will be speaking about “Creating Bird Friendly Habitat.”  The lecture will take place in the Prairie Pavilion, with a soup supper preceding at 6 p.m. in the Visitor’s Center.  The cost of the lecture is $5 per person, or supper and the lecture is $10.  Interested persons should call 620-327-8127 by 5 p.m. on the Friday before the Tuesday lecture for supper reservations.

The fifth concert of the 2017-18 Prairie Window Concert Series, featuring Mollie O’Brien & Rich Moore, will be on Sunday, January 28th at 4 p.m. at the Dyck Arboretum in Hesston.  Everyone is invited to an evening of great music and good food in a prairie garden setting. Tickets: $20 adults/$10 kids, plus tax.  Arboretum members receive a 10% discount. Purchase tickets online or call 620-327-8127 to reserve your seats.

 

McPherson High School Lasagna Dinner and Band Concert

Posted January 18th, 2018

The annual McPherson High School Lasagna Dinner and Mass Bands Concert is planned for Thursday, February 1 at the high school.  Homemade lasagna, French bread, salad, desserts and drinks, will be served (with carryout option) in the activity center from 5-7 p.m. The concert, featuring bands 6th – 12th grades, will begin at 7:30 p.m. Cost for the meal is only $5.  For tickets, contact Rachael Hendricks, Ben Hopkins, Hannah Kirchner, Matthew Powers, Lindy Reynolds, or Grace van Asselt.  Everyone is invited to come and enjoy the meal and the concert!