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Museum plans car show

The Mennonite Heritage & Agricultural Museum in Goessel will have its sixth annual antique and classic car and truck show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 15 on the museum grounds, 200 N. Poplar St., Goessel.

Cars, trucks, and motorcycles in any condition manufactured between 1900 and 1980 are welcome. Awards will include people’s choice, best of show, and second and third places in both car and truck divisions.

The event is free and includes an optional self-guided tour of the eight-building museum.

For more information or to register, call the museum at (620) 367-8200 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. There is a $10 exhibitor fee.

Farmers market vouchers available

The Marion County Dept. on Aging now has Farmer Market Vouchers available for individuals who are 60 years of age or older.

The following monthly income guidelines must be met: one- person household: $1,772, two-person household: $2,392, three- person household: $3,631 and four-person household: $3,554.

These vouchers can only be used at market booths which display the sign, “Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program-Checks Accepted Here.”

For more information or to get vouchers call (620) 382-3580.

Free performance at McPherson Opera House

The Wichita Children’s Theatre will be performing “Little Red Riding Hood” at 10 and 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the McPherson Opera House.

Admission to this musical adaptation of the classic fairy tale is free for all ages, thanks to a grant from the Waldhauer Education Fund.

In the musical, Little Red Riding Hood learns not to talk to strangers, and the wolf learns not to trick people.

For more information, call the opera house at (620) 241-1952.

Project talks, skits make 4-H meeting

The Goessel Goal Getters 4-H Club met at 7 p.m. May 6 at the Goessel City Building.

Members answer roll call with answers to the question, “How long is the yellow brick road?”

Dustyn Gagnon, Madison Gaddis, Devin Gaddis, Lyna McCombs, and Dakota Nolte presented project talks.

A skit on “Oz-some 4-Hers” was performed by Jessie Perry, Kolton Lare, and Ella Tracy.

Hosts for the evening were Sichley and Boden families. The next monthly meeting will be at 7 p.m. June 3 at the Goessel City Building.

Madeline Meier reporter

Conservation stewardship applications due June 14

The deadline for applications to participate in the Natural Resources Conservation Service’s Conservation Stewardship Program has been extended to June 14.

Last modified June 6, 2013