Tag: Alderbrook Village

Bank open houses, party at farm highlight Christmas events next week

Two local bank open houses and another appearance by Santa Claus highlight a variety of Christmas-themed events next week. Many of these events were announced recently by various local businesses and nonprofit organizations. The week’s fun will kick off with two appearances from 1:30 to 3 p.m. by Santa at […]

Christmas in the City to kick off with Merry Monday, tree lighting

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Christmas in the City event will kick off with Merry Monday on Nov. 20 in downtown Arkansas City. Live music will begin and food vendors will open at 4 p.m. The festivities will continue until 7:30 p.m. Food vendors include Ark City […]

Alderbrook plans Festival of Wreaths fundraiser Dec. 16 for blessing boxes

Alderbrook Village will be host to a holiday fundraiser this year called the Festival of Wreaths. The event, which will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 16, features wreaths that have been donated by local businesses. “(The) wreaths will be auctioned during our festive event and proceeds will benefit […]

Alderbrook Village, Midwest Hearing Aids to offer free hearing screenings

Alderbrook Village will be host to free hearing screenings by Midwest Hearing Aids on Nov. 15. Licensed specialist Angela Logsdon, of Midwest Hearing Aids, also will be scheduling follow-up appointments. The screenings will take from 10 to 15 minutes and they are open to anyone. To participate, call (620) 442-4400 […]

Arkalalah Big Parade lineup announced

The 2017 Arkalalah Big Parade lineup is: Color Guard — American Legion Sons of the American Legion American Legion Riders Arkansas City Police Department Arkansas City Fire-EMS Department Grand Marshal — Tony Tapia Arkansas City High School Marching Band Arkansas City High School Cheerleaders Queen Alalah LXXXVI Visiting Queens Little […]

Alderbrook Village to launch new Alzheimer’s educational series next week

Alderbrook Village will start an educational series next week, presented by the Alzheimer’s Association. Starting at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 12, the four-part series will take place once a month, ending Dec. 12. These classes are free and open to anyone in the Arkansas City community. “Our educational series will be […]

Alzheimer’s, memory support group to begin July 26 at Alderbrook Village

Alderbrook Village will be host to its first Alzheimer’s and memory support group from 2 to 3 p.m. July 26 at the assisted living facility, located at 402 E. Windsor Road in Arkansas City. “Are you caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or (another) type of dementia?” a […]

Alderbrook Village to be host July 18 to Stage 5 Senior Reader Theater

Alderbrook Village will be host to Stage 5 Senior Reader Theater at 6 p.m. July 18, according to a news release. “If you close your eyes during the performance, you’ll be reminded of the days when radio was the only form of entertainment,” the release states. “With five years of […]

Fifth Thursday Art Crawl will visit 16 locations, end at concert June 29

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the date of its next Fifth Thursday art and music crawl. The crawl will begin at 5 p.m. June 29 at the chamber office, located at 106 S. Summit St. The event will kick off with an after-hours meeting, where there […]

Safe trick-or-treating alternatives to door-to-door offered in Arkansas City

Arkansas City has many safe trick-or-treating options this Halloween. For parents who are worried about the safety of their children in dark neighborhoods, especially from passing vehicles, these events offer a nice alternative in a controlled environment. Even with these safe options, though, remember to check children’s candy before consumption. […]