Tag: Presbyterian Manor

Creekstone Farms Premium Beef receives STAR Award for November

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce presented Creekstone Farms Premium Beef with the November STAR Award on Nov. 29. Creekstone was honored for its ongoing delivery of excellent products with an international presence, as well as its willingness to collaborate with the city’s businesses, civic groups, and nonprofits and […]

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 […]

100-plus Cowley students take part in Health and Human Services Day

Students interested in pursuing a career in Allied Health, cosmetology, criminal justice, education, EMS or related fields attended Cowley College’s Health and Human Services Day on Oct. 4 in the Earle N. Wright Community Room. More than 100 students and around a dozen vendors attended at the event. This year, […]

Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor names marketing, admissions director

Sean Page has joined Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor as its new marketing and admissions director, according to Executive Director Sarah Griggs. “Sean will be a great addition to our team,” Griggs said. “He has a terrific sales background and has demonstrated a genuine interest in learning the senior living industry, […]

Ark City Community Band gears up for its 146th summer concert series

The Ark City Community Band will begin its 146th season of free public concerts at 7:30 p.m. June 1 under the Wilson Park rotunda. This is the first of eight concerts planned this summer. The first concert will have an “All-American” theme. Some park benches are available, but concert-goers may […]

Presbyterian Manor’s Art Is Ageless program seeking art exhibit entries

Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor’s “Art Is Ageless” program currently is seeking art entries for its 2017 exhibit. The exhibit is open to all artists 65 years old or older, whether they be amateur or professional. The deadline for entries is March 9. The Art Is Ageless program affords senior artists […]

Why choose senior living? Find out Jan. 10 at Presbyterian Manor

Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor will be host to a public learning event that will examine the benefits of choosing to live in a senior living facility. The event will be at 6 p.m. Jan. 10. Those who attend will be given the opportunity to meet residents of the manor. The […]

Cowley County walk raises more than $13,600 for Alzheimer’s Association

More than 70 people participated in the Cowley County Walk to End Alzheimer’s in September, raising more than $13,600 to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association. “We had a wonderful walk this year. It was a gorgeous morning and we are excited to announce that we surpassed our goals,” said chair Sarah […]

Class at Presbyterian Manor will focus on tough Alzheimer’s conversations

Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor will be host next month to a series of classes called the “Just Ask! Series.” The first installment, “Starting the Tough Conversations,” will be at 6 p.m. Nov. 8 in Presbyterian Manor’s chapel at 1711 N. Fourth St. “When someone you love has Alzheimer’s disease, it […]

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. […]