Aaron Young performing • 8 p.m. • Northlawn • Hesston College. Admission is $2.


Aaron Young performing • 8 p.m. • Northlawn • Hesston College. Admission is $2.


North Newton trail signage celebration • 1:30 p.m. • Ribbon-cutting and reception at Kauffman Museum • 2801 N. Main St. • North Newton. From 2 to 4 p.m., there will be a walkabout to eight interpretive sites. Learn about ancient Kansans, the prairie, settlement, trails and the stories of North Newton, Bethel College and Kauffman Museum. Free.

Gallery talk • 2 to 4 p.m. • Carriage Factory Gallery • 128 E. Sixth St. • Newton. Artists Kim Casebeer, Don Lind and Cally Krallman will speak.

Newton Mid-Kansas Symphony Orchestra Spring Pops Concert • 7 p.m. • Memorial Hall • Bethel College • North Newton. The concert will feature vocalist Arthur Marks with Karen Robu and Mycah Westhoff. Thomas W. Douglas conducts the singers and orchestra on popular show tunes, arias and medleys. Tickets are $10 in advance for adults or $12 at the door and $5 advance or $6 at the door for students. Tickets can be purchased at Ten Thousand Villages, Faith and Life Bookstore or the NMKSO office at 120 W. Sixth St. in Newton. Call 772-3265 or visit


Watercolor Art Club open house • 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. • Creative Arts Studio • Hesston Wellness Center • 701 N. Main • Hesston. Art is made by members of the Hesston Wellness Center Art Club and will be for sale.

April 29

Hot Dogs - Brats - Hotlinks Jamboree • noon • First Christian Church • First and Main streets • Newton. Admission is $5 for 15 years through adult, $3 for youth 11 through 14 and free for children 10 years and younger. All-you-can-eat price is $10. There will be a fish pond with prizes at 25 cents for children. A Book Blast will be from 3 to 5 p.m.

May 5

Newton Community Children’s Choir presents “An Evening of Food and Music” • 6 p.m. • Kidron Bethel Village in the Village Dining Room • North Newton. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased at the Newton Area Senior Center, Hesston Area Senior Center or The Newton Kansan. Tickets go on sale Monday.

May 12

Wallace/Tozier concert • 7 p.m. • Historic Fox Theatre • downtown Newton. Tickets are $15 and may be purchased at Norm’s Coffee Bar, Ron’s TV & Electronics.— Compiled by Wendy Nugent/Newton Kansan


The Carriage Factory Gallery, 128 E. Sixth. Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays.