Blog Archive

First Fridays

When: June 7, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Lincoln City Park, East Lincoln Ave, Lincoln, KS 67455

Lincoln PRIDE Committee presents First Fridays, June 7, July 5 and August 2 in the Lincoln City Park from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. June 7 Inflatables, sponsored by Patterson Health Mart Plus, Movie in the Park, Food, Yard Games, and Sidewalk Chalk Art July 5 Kill Creek Rising, sponsored by the Bank of Tescott …

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Lincoln County Real Estate Open House

Lincoln County Economic Development Foundation (LCEDF) is hosting a Countywide Real Estate Open House June 8, 2019, with the goal of boosting the Lincoln County real estate market, attracting new residents, and filling local job openings.

When: June 8, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Lincoln Art Center, 126 E. Lincoln Ave Lincoln, KS 67455

The Lincoln County area will host a number of open houses on Saturday, June 8 from 9 a.m. to noon. Everyone is invited to see what Lincoln County has to offer. Click on the image below for more information about the participating properties, jobs available in Lincoln County, and information about programs that could help …

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Starry Night Glow in the Dark Party

When: June 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 S. Third Lincoln, Kansas 67455

The library will be transformed into a starry night for this fun Saturday evening program. Activities will include learning about the constellations by app and activities. Glow in the dark games and crafts. Be sure to bring a flashlight for story time under the stars! Kids 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult …

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Aliens and Extraterrestrials

When: June 20, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 S. Third Street Lincoln, Kansas 67455

Former Central Kansas Library System Consultant, Chris Rippel, will present this free program at the Library featuring alien stories crafts and activities. All ages are welcome

Magician Eric Vaughn

When: June 6, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 S. Third Street Lincoln, Kansas 67455

Kansas City Magician Eric Vaughn will perform at the Lincoln Carnegie Library on Thursday, June 6th starting at 10:30 a.m. Eric has over 19 years experience entertaining audiences with magic and comedy. The program is free – All ages are welcome. Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult or caregiver age 14+

Space Camp

When: June 27, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 S. Third Street Lincoln, Kansas 67455

What does it take to become an astronaut? What do astronauts eat and drink? How do they take a shower? These are just some of the questions that will be answered during Space Camp at Lincoln Carnegie Library. Fun games, educational activities and interesting crafts will complete your training. Geared for ages 7 to 12, …

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Welcome Reception

When: June 7, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Finch Theatre, 122 E. Lincoln Ave. Lincoln, KS 67455

Lincoln County Hospital cordially invites you to a welcome reception in honor of Dr. Arshad Cheema and Dr. Yasmin Cheema Friday, June 7, 2019, from 1:00 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Finch Theatre.

Memorial Day Remembrance

When: May 27, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Lincoln Center Cemetery, Lincoln Avenue & KS Hwy 18 Lincoln, Kansas 67455

Lee Modrow & Tracee Hamilton will give a program on interesting facts about the cemeteries in Lincoln County. We will pause at 3 p.m. to take a moment of silence. The National Moment of Remembrance, established by Congress in 2000, is a minute-long pause meant to raise awareness of and commemorate those who served.

Memorial Day Dinner at Vesper Community Center

When: May 27, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Vesper Community Center, 1247 N 120th Rd Lincoln, KS 67455

Enjoy a delicious Memorial Day Dinner at the Vesper Community Center anytime from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 27, 2019. Menu includes sloppy Joes, ham salad sandwiches, mac salad, baked beans, relish trays, coleslaw, potato casserole, a choice of pie or cake, and tea or lemonade. This social gathering is an annual tradition. …

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Walk Kansas Poker Walk

When: May 8, 2019 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Post Rock Extension District Lincoln Office, 108 W. Lincoln Lincoln, Kansas 67455

Walk Kansas Poker Walk Walk for Health, Fun & Prizes! Post Rock Extension District is hosting a Poker Walk to celebrate Walk Kansas Wednesday, May 8th in Downtown Lincoln from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm (come and go). People of all ability levels are encouraged to join in, get some exercise and try their hand …

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VBS 2019 Giddyup Junction

When: June 3, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Beverly Community Church, 200 N Agnes Beverly, Kansas 67423

VBS 2019 Giddyup Junction Vacation Bible School at Beverly Community Church with a wild theme of digging for gold nuggets to treasure in the Bible. Wrangle up a friend and come for a time of lessons, games, songs, crafts, and of course, cookies! Monday-Friday, June 3-7, 9:00-12:00. Pre-Registration requested. beverlycommunitychurch.org

Cinco de Mayo Community Clean Up Day at Marshall-Yohe House & Picnic

When: May 5, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Marshall-Yohe House, 316 South 2nd Street Lincoln, Kansas 67455

Cinco de Mayo Community Clean Up Day at Marshall-Yohe House & Picnic Come and help clean-up the M-Y House property. Bring: work gloves, trimmers, weeders, rakes, loppers, chainsaws, bag of top soil, mulch or just a strong back!

Healthy Living Master Plan Review

Healthy Living Master Plan

When: April 30, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Vesper Community Center, 1247 N 120th Rd Lincoln, KS 67455

Through the Lincoln County Strategic Doing process, and with financial support from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation and the Post Rock Community Foundation, a countywide “Healthy Living Master Plan” was developed by a group of volunteers to help move several priority projects forward. A public presentation of the “Healthy Living Master Plan” will be on Tuesday, April 30th, 7:00pm, …

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USD 298 Preschool Roundup

USD 298 Preschool Roundup

When: May 6, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Lincoln Elementary School Gym, 304 S 4th St, Lincoln, KS 67455

USD 298 Lincoln Preschool Round-Up Parent Meeting/Pre-Enrollment May 6, 2019 at 6 p.m. at the Lincoln Elementary School Gym Call 785-524-4487 to sign up for the meeting.

Town Hall

Roger Marshall is hosting a Town Hall in Lincoln, Kansas on Friday May 3, 2019 at 7:30 a.m.

When: May 3, 2019 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Where: Lincoln Senior Center, 110 W Lincoln Ave, Lincoln, KS 67455

U.S. Congressman Roger Marshall, M.D. will be holding a legislative town hall from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Friday, May 3, at the Lincoln Senior Center, 110 W. Lincoln Ave., Lincoln. The public is invited to attend the event to learn about federal legislative issues and ask questions of the Congressman.

150th Anniversary Remembrance Event of the May 30, 1869 Spillman Creek Indian Raids

Remembrance of the May 30, 1869 Indian raids in Lincoln County, KS

When: June 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Where: St. Patrick’s Parish Hall, 206 North 5th St Lincoln, KS 67455

150th Anniversary Remembrance Event of the May 30, 1869, Spillman Creek Indian Raids This is a remembrance event where the history of the May 30, 1869, Indian raids will be given by visiting various sites involved in the raids and giving first and second hand historically accurate oral presentations of key events. There will be …

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150th Anniversary Remembrance Event of the May 30, 1869 Spillman Creek Indian Raids

Remembrance of the May 30, 1869 Indian raids in Lincoln County, KS

When: May 31, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: St. Patrick’s Parish Hall, 206 North 5th St Lincoln, KS 67455

150th Anniversary Remembrance Event of the May 30, 1869, Spillman Creek Indian Raids This is a remembrance event where the history of the May 30, 1869, Indian raids will be given by visiting various sites involved in the raids and giving first and second hand historically accurate oral presentations of key events. There will be …

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Bingo

When: May 4, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Vesper Community Center, 1247 N 120th Rd Lincoln, KS 67455

The first Saturday evening of the Month (except June and July) the Vesper Community Center hosts 20 games of bingo with cash prizes. Vesper bingo is licensed by the State of Kansas as a charitable gaming event. Doors and concessions open at 5:30 p.m. and games begin at 7:00 p.m. with an intermission after the …

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Legislative Coffee

Legislative Coffee in Lincoln Saturday April 20, 2019 at Main Street Coffee & Things

When: April 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Main Street Coffee & Things, 147 E. Lincoln Ave, Lincoln, KS 67455

The Lincoln County Farm Bureau invites the community to a Legislative Coffee on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Main Steet Coffee & Things. Senator Elaine Bowers, Representatives Troy Waymaster and Susan Concannon plan to attend.

What’s Up Luncheon

What's Up Luncheon Wednesday April 17, 2019 from noon to 1 p.m.

When: April 17, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Finch Theatre, 122 E. Lincoln Ave. Lincoln, KS 67455

The Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting the April What’s Up Luncheon Wednesday, April 17th from noon to 1 p.m. at the Finch Theatre. USD 298 will be the featured speaker, and the meal will be catered by Pizza Hut. The cost is $12 for Chamber members and $15 for non-members. Please RSVP by …

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Barnard Easter Egg Hunt

When: April 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Where: First Baptist Church, Barnard, KS 67418

The Barnard Easter Egg Hunt will be April 20, 2019, at 10 a.m. at the Barnard First Baptist Church.

Denmark Easter Egg Hunt

Dnemark, Kansas Easter Egg Hunt is April 20, 2019 at 4 p.m. on the Wade House lawn

When: April 20, 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Where: Wade House Lawn, Denmark, Kansas

Denmark Easter Egg Hunt Easter egg hunt for ages birth to twelve. Separated by age group. Cookies & Refreshments. Everyone is Welcome! Wade House Lawn – Denmark, Kansas from Hwy 18 turn north on 120th Rd, turn west (left) at Denmark church, go 1/2 mile

Potato Bake

When: March 17, 2019 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Lincoln United Methodist Church, 216 N 4th Lincoln, KS 67455

The Lincoln Methodist Church is having a Potato Bake on March 17 (Sunday) evening from 5:00 to 6:30 at the church.

Free 6-Week Health Workshop

When: March 20, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Post Rock Apartments, 3rd Floor Meeting Room, 107 E. Court St. Lincoln, Kansas 67455

Free 6-Week Health Workshop This free 6-week workshop is an interactive learning opportunity that teaches techniques to manage the following: 1. Decision making and problem-solving skills; 2. Dealing with anger, depression, and difficult emotions; 3. Communicating effectively with family, friends, and health professionals; 4. Using medication appropriately; 5. Making informed treatment decisions; and 6. Healthy …

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Walk Kansas 2019

When: March 15, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Post Rock District – Lincoln Office, 108 W. Lincoln Lincoln, Kansas 67455

Walk Kansas 2019 An 8-Week Healthy Lifestyle Challenge! March 17th – May 11th Round up your team of 4 to 6 and start your journey toward a healthier life. Register by March 15th online at www.walkkansasonline.org or by contacting your local Post Rock District Extension Office at 785-524-4432. Earn 4 Health Quest credits by completing …

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Spring Crops Update Meeting

When: March 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Where: Finch Theatre, 122 E. Lincoln Ave.

Learn about updates for your spring row crop needs including corn, milo and soybeans for North Central Kansas. Thursday, March 14th 10 am to 12:30 pm Finch Theatre There is NO COST to Participate and lunch will be provided thanks to sponsor The Bank of Tescott. Registration is due by Monday, March 11th.

Bingo

When: April 6, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Vesper Community Center, 1247 N 120th Rd Vesper, Kansas 67455

Family-friendly call Bingo. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for socializing. Bingo starts at 7 p.m. Full concession stand available on site. Take out is available. Call in (785) 526-7875 anytime and will be ready for pick up after 7 p.m.

Ranch Rodeo

When: April 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Lincoln County – Sylvan Grove Fair Grounds, 301 S Main St Sylvan Grove, Kansas 67455

Ranch Rodeo A ranch rodeo is a traditional type of rodeo in which teams of cowboys or cowgirls from different ranches compete against each other in events based on the type of work they do every day. Ranch rodeos differ from the more common PRCA-style rodeos in several ways. For starters, the contestants are not …

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Storm Fury on the Plains

Storm Fury on the Plains Monday Feburary 25, 2019 at Lincoln Park Manor in Lincoln, KS

When: February 25, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:45 pm
Where: Lincoln Park Manor, 922 N. 5th St. Lincoln, KS 67455

Storm Fury on the Plains Weather Safety & Spotter Training A meteorologist from the Wichita Office of the National Weather Service (NWS) will present the training. The program provides severe weather training and education for everyone. Plan to spend two hours learning about storms and severe weather safety. The training consists of a multimedia presentation, …

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Bingo

When: March 9, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Vesper Community Center, 1247 N 120th Rd Vesper, Kansas 67455

Bingo rescheduled from March 2 to March 9 due to weather! Family-friendly call bingo. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for socializing. Bingo starts at 7 p.m. Full concession stand available on site. Take out is available. Call in (785) 526-7875 anytime and will be ready for pick up after 7 p.m.  

Story Time – Gardens

When: April 4, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 S. 3rd Lincoln, Kansas 67455

Story Time – Gardens A Special Spring Storytime featuring Gardens We will plant seeds and talk about how things grow. Special springs songs rhymes and stories.

Story Time

When: March 28, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 S. 3rd Lincoln, Kansas 67455

The 2019 Winter/Spring Storytime Session Runs from February – April Storytime is held Thursday mornings at 10:00 in the downstairs meeting room of Lincoln Carnegie Library The focus is Early Literacy Skills Stories, songs, rhymes and activities All ages are welcome

Teddy Bear Picnic

When: March 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 S. 3rd Lincoln, Kansas 67455

Teddy Bear Picnic Join your friends for a Teddy Bear Picnic at the Lincoln Carnegie Library Stories – Fun – Games – Picnic Bring your favorite Bear or Stuffed Animal

PAT/Storytime – Manners

When: March 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 S. 3rd Lincoln, Kansas 67455

PAT/Storytime – Manners Parents As Teachers/Storytime Group Connection Manners will be the focus of this special program presented by PAT Coordinator Krista Biggs

Story Time

When: March 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 S. 3rd Lincoln, Kansas 67455

The 2019 Winter/Spring Storytime Session Runs from February – April Storytime is held Thursday mornings at 10:00 in the downstairs meeting room of Lincoln Carnegie Library The focus is Early Literacy Skills Stories, songs, rhymes and activities All ages are welcome

Story Time

When: February 28, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 S. 3rd Lincoln, Kansas 67455

The 2019 Winter/Spring Storytime Session Runs from February – April Storytime is held Thursday mornings at 10:00 in the downstairs meeting room of Lincoln Carnegie Library The focus is Early Literacy Skills Stories, songs, rhymes and activities All ages are welcome

Story Time

When: February 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 S. 3rd Lincoln, Kansas 67455

The 2019 Winter/Spring Storytime Session Runs from February – April Storytime is held Thursday mornings at 10:00 in the downstairs meeting room of Lincoln Carnegie Library The focus is Early Literacy Skills Stories, songs, rhymes and activities All ages are welcome

Kansas Council of Genealogical Society Annual Conference

Kansas Council of Genealogical Society Annual Conference in Lincoln, KS, June 8, 2019

When: June 8, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Where: Various venues, Lincoln, KS 67455

ANNUAL KCGS GENEALOGY CONFERENCE June 8, 2019  9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Lincoln, KS Featured speakers:  Gail Shaffer Blankenshau -Rich Resources for Poor Ancestors -Tumbleweeds in the Window – Women Homesteaders and Genealogy Gary Clark -Photo & Document Restoration – What is possible? -19th Century Photographs – identifying and dating photographs from 1860-1900. Visit www.kcgs.us …

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Think Like an Entrepreneur

Think Like an Entrepreneur

When: February 4, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Lincoln County Courthouse (basement meeting room), 216 E. Lincoln Ave, Lincoln, KS 67455

Take a step towards becoming an entrepreneur and being your own boss! Develop your entrepreneurial mindset by attending this Kansas Ice House Entrepreneurship Program being organized by the Lincoln County Economic Development Foundation.  The program will help you develop 1) critical thinking skills to identify and evaluate entrepreneurial opportunities, manage risks, and learn from results, 2) understand processes …

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Lincoln Days at the Lincoln County History Museum

When: February 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Lincoln County History Museum, 216 West Lincoln Avenue Lincoln, Kansas 67455

The Lincoln County Historical Society invites everyone to view the documentary “John Brown: The Holy War” and stay for the discussion led by Jack Crispin. Doors open at 6 p.m. Movie starts at 6:15. Come early and grab and good seat and a treat or two.

Vesper Farmer’s Day

When: February 9, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Vesper Community Center, 1247 N 120th Road Vesper, Kansas 67455

This is a mini farm show! Many local Ag vendors will be here to showcase what they have to offer. Aerial drone demonstrations are planned throughout the day. A full concession stand will be available.

Bingo at Vesper Community Center

When: February 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Vesper Community Center, 1247 N 120th Rd Vesper, Kansas 67455

Family-friendly call Bingo. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for socializing. Bingo starts at 7 p.m. Full concession stand available on site. Call in orders may be called in at (785)-526-7875 and will be ready after7 p.m..

Daycare Provider Meeting

When: January 24, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Lincoln County Courthouse basement meeting room, 216 E. Lincoln Ave, Lincoln, KS 67455

Daycare Providers informational meeting Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. Lincoln County Courthouse basement 216 E Lincoln Ave, Lincoln, KS 67455 Questions – contact Kelly at 785-524-8954 or lcedfdirector@outlook.com

Conservation District Annual Meeting

When: February 2, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Lincoln Elementary School, 304 S. 4th St Lincoln, KS 67455

Lincoln County Conservation District’s 71st Annual Meeting Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Elementary gym Dinner followed by meeting, elections and award presentations Entertainment by USD 298 vocal choir and Kara Hays, state speech contestant 2018 Reservation requested by January 25, 2019. Contact Nancy Walter at 785-524-4482 x 3 or nancy.walter@ks.nacdnet.net

Succession Planning Seminar

When: January 28, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Fly Boy Brewery & Eats, 105 N. Main Sylvan Grove, KS 67481

Changing Hands, Your legacy, their future Succession planning seminar January 28, 2019 5:40 to 7:15 at Fly Boy Brewery & Eats in Sylvan Grove  

Chamber Banquet

When: February 17, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Fly Boy Brewery & Eats, 105 N. Main, Sylvan Grove, KS 67481

Welcome to Lincoln County “Years Fly By – Celebrating 65 years” 2019 Annual Banquet Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce Sunday, February 17, 2019 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Fly Boy Brewery & Eats 105 N. Main St Sylvan Grove, KS 67455 Doors open 5:30, social hour with drinks available to purchase Dinner 6:30, dinner and …

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Texas Hold’em Tournament

When: January 19, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Lincoln Art Center, 126 E. Lincoln Ave, Lincoln, KS 67455

Texas Hold’em Tournament Saturday January 19, 2019 starting at 2 p.m. $30 donation with three prize payouts Fundraiser for the Lincoln Art Center 785-524-3241 Refreshments available and snacks provided

Stay Strong Stay Healthy

When: February 20, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Lincoln Senior Center, 110 W. Lincoln Ave Lincoln, Kansas 67455

Stay Strong Stay Healthy is an eight-week, evidence-based strength training program designed for older adults who want to improve their quality of life and stay active. Classes will meet at the Lincoln Senior Center from 2-3pm or 3:30-4:30pm on Mondays and Wednesdays from February 20th to April 15th. The exercises are easy to learn, safe …

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Brainy Babies

When: January 31, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 South 3rd Lincoln, Kansas 67455

Nora Rhoades from K-State Research and Extension Post Rock District will present this fun and interactive event geared for children birth to age 4. The program is sponsored by Parents as Teachers. The program on January 31st will focus on Early Literacy and will be the launch of the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program at …

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Brainy Babies

When: February 7, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Lincoln Carnegie Library, 203 S. 3rd St. Lincoln, Kansas 67455

Nora Rhoades from K-State Research and Extension Post Rock District will present this fun and interactive event geared for children birth to age 4. The program is sponsored by Parents as Teachers. The program on January 31st will focus on Early Literacy and will be the launch of the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program at …

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