june 8Pipes Plus Newton Mid Kansas Symphony Orchestra Summer Music 3 p.m. Trinity Heights United Methodist Church 1200 Boyd Newton.
june 8Pipes Plus Newton Mid Kansas Symphony Orchestra Summer Music 3 p.m. Trinity Heights United Methodist Church 1200 Boyd Newton. This second season for the renamed chamber music concert (former Harvey Festival) showcases the recently installed organ and new sanctuary at the church.Tickets: all seats $15/$12.50 advance available at Ten Thousand Villages in Newton. For information, call 283-0814 or in Wichita (316) 218-0367.june 13The Kingston Trio 8 p.m. Orpheum Performing Arts Centre Ltd. 200 N. Broadway Suite 102 Wichita. Tickets are $80 (meet and greet), $65 (orchestra), $50 (rear auditorium), $40.50 (mezzanine) and $30 (balcony) through all Select-A-Seat outlets, Dillons Super Stores, by calling (316) 755-SEAT or online at www.selectaseat.com.june 22Container Water Gardens 1 to 3 p.m. Botanica, The Wichita Gardens 701 Amidon Wichita. Learn how to put together a small water garden for your deck or patio in this workshop with Mike Kandt. Participants will learn about a wide variety of aquatic plants and how to care for them. Each participant will take home a container and several starter plants. The fee is $50 or $40 for Botanica members. To register, call Diana Jones at (316) 264-0448.area attractionsHarvey County Historical Museum, 203 E. Main, Newton. Regular hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays or by appointment. Admission: $3 adults, $2 for youth ages 5 through 17, $10 family.The Carriage Factory Gallery, 128 E. Sixth Newton. Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and by appointment only Sundays. Admission: free. Call 284-2749 for information.Kauffman Museum, 27th and North Main in North Newton. Regular hours: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Admission: $3 adults, $1.50 for youth ages 6 through 16 years.1877 Meeting House, East 12th and Logan, Newton. Free admission. Open on request. Call 284-2222. It is an example of Protestant wood frame Gothic construction.The Warkentin House, 211 E. First. Hours: 1 to 4:30 p.m. weekends. The home, built between 1886 and 1887, is an example of the Victorian period in American architecture and furnishings. For information, call 283-3113 or 283-0812. The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and the Kansas Register of Historic Places. Admission: $3 or $1.50 for children ages 5 through 12 years. Children younger than 5 years old are admitted free. For information, call 283-3113 or 283-0812.