July 7, 2015

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. …

Engagement

Eichelberger - Jensen

Eichelberger – Jensen

Roy and Linda Jensen of Gardner, Kan.,  would like to announce the engagement of their son, J. Andrew Jensen, to Brooke M. Eichelberger.
Ms. Eichelberger is the daughter of Alan and Roxie Eichelberger, of Salina, Kan.
The …

Communities to kick-off holiday season with celebrations next week

Santa’s helpers pose while working in Santa’s Workshop in Cornerstone Park. Santa will visit the sattelite workshop in Gardner during the annual Christmas in the Park celebration on Dec. 1. File photo

Santa’s helpers pose while working in Santa’s Workshop in Cornerstone Park. Santa will visit the sattelite workshop in Gardner during the annual Christmas in the Park celebration on Dec. 1. File photo

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Gardner, Edgerton and Spring Hill …

Nike Elementary to host holiday mart

Nike Elementary School will have something for everyone on Saturday, Dec. 6th when it hosts its annual Holiday Mart shopping extravaganza at the school. Events get underway at 8:30 a.m. with a breakfast with Santa. For a small fee, families …