March 3, 2015

Theater group cancels summer production

Gardner Community Theatre will not produce a summer musical this year. President Jim Hurd made the announcement in a Feb. 16 email to members.
“We are disappointed by this situation and are hopeful to produce a Christmas show in 2015,” …

GEHS to host information meeting

Gardner Edgerton High School will host an information night for parents of current eighth grade students. The session will be at 7 p.m.on Wednesday, Jan. 28 in the high school auditorium.
The high school administration team will cover topics including …

Gardner officials to host forum on 2016 budget

The city of Gardner is inviting citizens to a forum to gather input about the city’s 2016 budget. The citizen forum will run from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Jan. 22 in council chambers at city hall.
Beginning with …

County to host forum on electronic cigarettes

Johnson County will host a panel of experts to discuss electronic cigarettes. The city of Olathe recently banned the sale and use of the cigarettes.
Where do kids get e-cigarettes? Are they dangerous? Questions like these will be addressed by …

Kindergarten ’round-up’ scheduled

To help families prepare for kindergarten and to allow the district to plan for the upcoming school year, all elementary schools host the annual Kindergarten Round Up for incoming kindergarten students. Kindergarten Round Up this year will be held at …

City to host budgeting forum

The city of Gardner will host a citizen 2016 budget forum. The forum will be from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Jan. 22 at city hall.
The goal of the event will be to facilitate a deeper understanding of …

Soup Supper & Live Auction

Jan. 10
The Gardner Lions Club will host a soup supper and auction to benefit its USD 231 scholarship fund. The group will serve several soups including taco soup, vegetable soup and chili. Dinner will run from 4:30 p.m. to …

Jan. 9 auction will benefit Project Grad

Project Graduation will hold a silent auction to benefit the Gardner Edgerton High School class of 2015. Project Grad is a national movement by students, parents and school administrators to provide an alternative party for graduation.
Statistics show that graduation …

Soup Supper & Live Auction

Jan. 10
The Gardner Lions Club will host a soup supper and auction to benefit its USD 231 scholarship fund. The group will serve several soups including taco soup, vegetable soup and chili. Dinner will run from 4:30 p.m. to …

Welcome Santa

Submitted photo

Submitted photo

Santa meets with a child at Santa’s workshop in Cornerstone Park.
Santa and Mrs. Claus will be visiting Gardner this weekend.
On Friday, Dec. 12, the city’s parks department will host a Candy Cane Hunt in Cornerstone Park. …