Veteran City Rollers will take on the Thunder Dames from Lincoln, NE on July 26th at 7pm (Doors open at 6pm) at Rollers skating rink. Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door, kids 12 & under are free with a paid adult. The Community Giveback is the Emporia Farmers Market. Mark your calendars!
As always, we are also looking for volunteers to help that night with set-up, scorekeeping, penalty tracking etc. If anyone is interested in helping out, have them call Erin at 481-0904.
It’s not too late to sign up for summer arts classes! Classes for ALL ages available each week! Make sure to sign up early to avoid missing out on all the fun. For a list of classes, class descriptions, times and fees, or to register, view the Summer Arts catalog at www.emporiaksarts.org, email Jennifer LeClair at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the Emporia Arts Center at 620-343-6273.
Join the Emporia Recreation Commission on Thursday, August 14th as we head to Kauffman Stadium to cheer on the Kansas City Royals against the Oakland Athletics. We will sit in the “All you Can Eat Seats” and enjoy a great game plus all the hot dogs, nachos, peanuts, pretzels, and soda/water we can eat! First pitch at 1:10 so we will leave the Lee Beran Recreation Center at 10:30am returning about 6:30pm! The fee is just $60 per person and the registration deadline is August 1st. Call 620-340-6300 for more information or online at emporiarec.org.
Fencing Class for all ages 10 and up located at the Emporia Recreation Center on 313 W. 4th Avenue, Emporia, KS. The class runs for 6 weeks, Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. The cost is $45 and all equipment is provided. So if you have even seen swashbuckling pirates, dueling nobleman or daring knights caught in combat and thought you want to give that a try, then call 620-340-6300 or visit emporiarec.org to sign up! The next session starts Tues July 8th!
Join in the fight against cancer and have fun doing it! The Relay For Life of Lyon County will take place Friday, September 19th outside of the Flint Hills Mall. The survivor dinner starts at 6:00 pm with the relay kicking off 7:00 pm. This years theme is tailgating. There will be tons of family activities including tye dye, camping, face painting, photo booth, DJ, etc. Click here to register or contact one of the committee members for help. Team captain meetings are held every last Thursday of the month at 6:00 pm at Best Western. Be sure to attend to stay up to date on the relay and receive prizes!