Tuesday, July 28, 2015
     




Upcoming Events-

Russell County Free Fair July 20th - 24th!! Stop by our office (331 E Wichita) for a schedule of events for the fair! Rides for all Ages - Every Nigh $10 wristbands from 6-10pm!! Every Night Wolf's Barnyard Animals sponsored by Russell County Attorney!! Come out and support all the 4-H activities and stop by the Commercial Booths every night from 6-10pm at the Russell Rec Center!

July 20th- Community Blood Drive! Starting at 9am to 4:15pm at the Gorham Community Building!

July 23rd- Make Your Own Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream!! Starting at 5:30pm at the Russell County Fairgrounds Show Arena during the Kids Pedal Pull!! Sponsored by the Midway Extension District 4-H Program!

July 24th- Ad Astra Music Festival!! Starting at 7:30pm at the Trinity United Methodist Church in Russell! The festival serves to bring fine classical music to the people of Russell County and surrounding areas! British Choral Masterworks - Russell Community Choir - Judith Ofcarcik, Organ. Tickets are $10 per concert or $50 for all concerts! Tickets are available at the Russell Chamber of Commerce office or at the door of the concert!

July 25th-26th: Relay for Life of Russell County!! Starting at 5pm on July 25th with a Community BBQ!! Relay like the 80's!! Kid's games from 7-9pm, Kids 80's movies from 11pm-2am. Come join the for lots of family fun!! You don't have to be a walker to get involved. From start to finish they have something for the whole family!!

July 25th- Ad Astra Music Festival!! Starting at 7:30pm at the Deines Cultural Center. The festival serves to bring fine classical music to the people of Russell County and surrounding areas! Schumann & American Art Songs - Festival Young Artists - Leann Hillmer and Max Holman, Piano. Tickets are $10 per concert or $50 for all concerts! Tickets are available at the Russell Chamber of Commerce office or at the door of the concert!

July 26th- Hell Creek on Heels Trail Run 5k and 25k!! At the Switchgrass Mountain Bike Trail at Wilson Lake. Cost is $25 for all distance. Registration at 7am. Pre-run meeting at 7:45am, Race starts at 8am! Register by mail (forms can be found at wildwithinyou.com) or register online at active.com (search for Hell Creek on Heels)

July 26th- Ad Astra Music Festival!! Starting at 2pm at the Trinity United Methodist Church in Russell. The festival serves to bring fine classical music to the people of Russell County and surrounding areas! Bach & Zelenka - Festival High School Choir - Young Artists, and Baroque Orchestra. Tickets are $10 per concert or $50 for all concerts! Tickets are available at the Russell Chamber of Commerce office or at the door of the concert!

July 27th- From the Land of Kansas Workshop!! Starting at 9am to 11am at Encore Antiques and Collectable in the Kansas Made Area!! RSVP is required by Friday, July 24th at Noon! Call 785-483-4000 or email rced2@russellks.org. No COST to attend, just your participation. Refreshments and resources provided! Are you a crafter, inventor, or entrepreneur of a product made in Kansas? Then come and meet the staff of "From the Land of Kansas" and learn how you market your product! You will also learn of all the resources an incentives they have that you can help you in product development and marketing! Brought to you by: Russell County Eco Devo & CVB and From the Land of Kansas!



Serving the following cities in Russell County....

* Russell * Bunker Hill * Gorham * Lucas

* Luray * Waldo * Paradise * Dorrance