saturday

Celebrate Kansas Day! • 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. • Kauffman Museum • 27th and Main streets • North Newton. Admission is free.

Erin Bode performing • 8 p.m. • Old Settlers Inn • 118 S. Christian • Moundridge. Tickets are $17.


saturday

Celebrate Kansas Day! • 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. • Kauffman Museum • 27th and Main streets • North Newton. Admission is free.

Erin Bode performing • 8 p.m. • Old Settlers Inn • 118 S. Christian • Moundridge. Tickets are $17. Call (620) 345-2733 or e-mail oldsettlersinn@dtnspeed.net.

feb. 8

Newton Mid Kansas Symphony Orchestra Winter Classics Concert • 4 p.m. • Newton High School auditorium • 900 W. 12th St. • Newton. Diego Sanchez Haase conducts. Featuring Young Soloist competition winners Kyle Unruh, trumpet, and Laurel Woodward, cello. Works by Torelli, Haydn, Verdi and Mendelssohn. Tickets are $12/$10 in advance for adults and $6/$5 for students. Tickets are available at Ten Thousand Villages, 625 N. Main St. in Newton and at the door. Call 283-0814 or e-mail info@nmkso.org for information.

feb. 10

The King’s Singers • 7:30 p.m. • Memorial Hall at Bethel College • North Newton. Single tickets for The King's Singers range from $19 to $23 with all other concerts individually priced between $14 and $17. Discounts are available to students and senior citizens. Free child care is available to patrons who request the service in advance. Call (620) 327-8158 for tickets or to arrange child care or call 284-5205 for tickets only. See more information on page 10.

feb. 13

Scarity and “The Sixth Sense” • 7 p.m. • Orpheum Performing Arts Centre Ltd. • 200 N. Broadway, Suite 102 • Wichita. The evening will begin with the announcement of the winner of the “Name the Orpheum Ghost” contest. Contestants will enter online at www.wichitaorpheum.com and click on “Name the Ghost at the Orpheum.” The winner will receive two Orpheum Film Series passes. Following this, participants will enter the “Blood Curdling Scream” contest. The winner will win two Orpheum Film Series passes. Also, the M. Night Shyamalan classic “The Sixth Sense” will be played. To top off the evening, the Wichita Paranormal Society will draw the name of a winner to go on an actual ghost hunt. General admission is $5 for $4 for military, seniors and students. Tickets will be available the night of the show at the door.

feb. 14

Kelley Hunt in concert • 8 p.m. • Old Settlers Inn • 118 S. Christian • Moundridge. Tickets are $20. This is the Old Settlers Inn Concert Series finale. For tickets, call (620) 345-2733 or e-mail oldsettlersinn@dtnspeed.net.

area attractions

Harvey County Historical Museum, 203 E. Main St., 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 St. • 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 streets 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 streets, 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 St. Closed for the winter but open by special appointment. 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.

SK3R’s Model Train Show • Thursdays and Saturdays • 500 Main Place • Newton.