Are you a mom or a caretaker of a child with special needs? Then ” Mother’s Of Miracles” (M.O.M.’s) is inviting you to “A Special Night for Special Ladies” on Tues. May 26th at Pizza Hut in Iola starting at 6:30pm. This will be a fun time to eat, meet, and visit with other moms and caretakers of children with special needs! If you have any questions please call
LeAnn Church at 620-363-1634 firstname.lastname@example.org
Lesley Skahan at 620-363-4340 email@example.com
Flint Hills Technical College and Coffey County Economic Development are offering our next leadership class on May 28th.
“Excel and More” will explore the depths of Microsoft Excel by working with Formulas, Functions and Charts. We will also take a look at managing data using Tables. Flint Hills Technical College will be providing a computer lab for class participants.
Class will be held in the Burlington Library Conference Room on May 28th, from 9 a.m. to noon. The cost per person is $20. To enroll either call me at 620-364-8780, or email firstname.lastname@example.org, or stop by the Economic Development Office in the courthouse.
Join SOS, Inc. and the Coffey County Chamber of Commerce for a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house June 3. The ribbon cutting ceremony is at the new SOS Coffey County office, 419 Neosho, Burlington at 12:30 p.m. Stop by to visit with SOS staff and learn more about SOS at the Open House from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Refreshments provided. For information call SOS Coffey County Advocate Cheryl Scoggin, 620-364-2111.
On Tuesday, June 5, Emporia’s 5th annual Pink Parade will be at the Emporia High School Track at 7 pm. Participants will receive T-Shirts and ALL proceeds will go to Susan G. Komen 3 Day for the Cure, an organization dedicated to research, education, screening and treatment of breast cancer. Cost for the walk is $25. Register before May 21 to receive a Tshirt. Limited t-shirts will be available after this date. Participants will have the opportunity to sponsor a pink ribbon in honor or memory of a loved one. A balloon launch is also scheduled Drawings will take place after the walk. Two pre-registration dates have been set for Saturday, April 25 at the Flint Hills Mall from 10-4 and Saturday, May 16 at Country Mart North from 9-1. For more information or a registration form, call Donna Church 620-343-5465. Forms are also available at Emporia Recreation Center
Relay For Life of Allen County will take place Friday, June 5th starting at 6:00pm on the Allen County Courthouse Square. Stop by for games and family fun!
Relay For Life of Franklin County will take place Saturday, June 6 starting at 6:00pm at the Lyon County Fairgrounds. Stop by for games and family fun
Relay For Life of Wilson County will take place Friday, July 10th from 7:00p – 1:00a in the parking lot of the Assembly of God located at 1102 Washington St. Stop by for games and family fun!