September 3, 2015

Museum to celebrate festival with events

The Gardner Historical Museum will host a series of events in conjunction with The Festival on the Trails.
The festivities at the museum, 204 W. Main Street, kick off at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 13, when the museum opens. …

Downtown streets to close for annual fest

Several downtown Gardner streets will close Friday, June 12 and Saturday, June 13 for Festival on the Trails.
Though the festival doesn’t officially kick-off until the early evening hours on June 12, Elm Street north of Main Street will close …

Jumpin Jive, Man Alive, We’re the Class of ’65

Submitted photo

Submitted photo

Members of the class of 1965 celebrated their 50 year reunion in May. The group joined the All-School Reunion luncheon. They were also recognized during the 2015 Gardner Edgerton High School graduation ceremony. BACK ROW: Lynn Anderson, Dennis …

Festival on the Trails set for next weekend

A local band, The Family Bed, performs during the 2012 Festival on the Trails. The annual event is back for an eighth round the weekend of June 12-13. File photo

A local band, The Family Bed, performs during the 2012 Festival on the Trails. The annual event is back for an eighth round the weekend of June 12-13. File photo

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Music, food, fun and community pride will …

Sheriff’s office to host handgun safety for kids

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is hosting a Kids Handgun Safety and Awareness Seminar Saturday, June 6 for children ages 5-12.
There will be two classes offered this Saturday one from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and another from noon …

City to host opening day celebration for newly rehabilitated aquatic center

On Saturday, May 23, at 1 p.m., the City of Gardner will host an opening day celebration event to recognize the completion of its newly rehabilitated aquatic center.
The aquatic center, known as one of Gardner’s greatest summer attractions, underwent …

Edgerton Fun Run scheduled

April 30
Guests are invited to walk, run or cheer at a free event in which the Cyclone Sprinters show off their hard work and dedication after eight weeks of practice. Attendees will receive giveaways provided by the city of …

Gardner Senior Citizen Community Center to hold open house

Open house for Gardner Senior Citizen Community Center set for April 30
The City of Gardner is hosting an open house on Thursday, April 30, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. to discuss proposed improvements to the Gardner Senior Citizen …

City to hold civic engagemet meeting

On Monday, April 27, at 6:30 p.m., the City of Gardner will hold a civic engagement meeting at city hall council chambers to discuss the rewrite of its land development code.
A land development code serves as a blueprint for …

New Life grows, serves community

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
The church services at New Life Community Church, 17935 Moonlight Road, aren’t designed for the people who attend.
“We design our services for the people who aren’t here and might show up,” New Life Pastor Rick George …