Spaces still available in golf tournament
The 2002 Project Graduation committee still has openings for golf teams for the golf tournament on Oct. 20.
The committee is organizing an after-graduation party for members of the Tonganoxie High School Class of 2002. The golf tournament is one of several fund-raising events planned during the school year.
To register for the tournament, call Chris Weller, 845-2522, or Dean moss, 369-3955.
Arts center plans events next month
Several special events are planned in October at the Carnegie Arts Center in Leavenworth.
Among the events are:
A benefit concert for the arts center will include several four-handed piano duets by Heather Marsh Blades, along with Roy Steebe and Heinzel Kunsmann. The concert will be at 3 p.m. Oct. 14. No tickets or reservations are required. All donations will benefit the arts center. Refreshments will follow the performance.
A display of the work of Mary Ellen Maxwell, retired co-founded of the arts center, will open with a reception at 7 p.m. Oct. 5. The reception is free and open to the public. The mixed media works will be on display from Oct. 5 through Oct. 26.
A gargoyle workshop for children ages 6 through 12 will be held from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 8, and children ages 4 through 6 can participate in a literature/art project called "Everyone has a Story to Tell," from noon to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 13.
The arts center also is offering several classes, including:
Homeschool Drawing, ages 9 through 12, which meets from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Oct. 2-23.
Drawing Workshop, ages 10 and up, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 6.
Lithography for adults, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays, Oct. 2-30.
Black and White Photography, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays, Oct. 4 through Nov. 29.
Digital Tools for the Artist, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Oct. 2 through Nov. 20.
For additional information or to enroll, call or drop by the arts center, 601 S. Fifth St., Leavenworth, (913) 651-0765.
A reunion of all descendents of the Schwinn family will begin at 10 a.m. Sunday in the administration building at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds in Tonganoxie.
A potluck dinner will begin at 1 p.m. Beverages will be provided; participants are asked to bring food and table service. Prizes and announcements will be at 2:30 p.m. Participants are asked to bring photographs, genealogical material and scrapbooks.
For more information, call Evelyn Schwinn, (913) 727-2528; Herbert Schwinn, (913) 682-0486; Miriam Seute, (913) 651-6546; or Mike Schwinn, (913) 796-6453.