Category Archives: Report

Third Thursday in Downtown Hutchinson Kansas

A talent competition was a big hit during Third Thursday this month. Thanks to Ad Aspera Radio for making it happen! The bike parade brought out Mary Poppins, as well as some other fun folks!   Mark your calendar for … Continue reading

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Weekend of Music in Hutchinson, Kansas

It was a weekend of lots of free music in Hutchinson. First Friday at Hastings is open mic night and featured a number of different performers, including CKenzie Renee. Metropolitan Coffee had Jim Fetters on Friday night. Then on Saturday … Continue reading

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Summer Celebration at Hutchinson Public Library

Hundreds of children enjoyed a host of activities at the Hutchinson Public Library’s annual Summer Celebration on Friday, June 7. Local organizations participated and the morning included everything from face-painting to worm races! It’s another great example of wonderful activities … Continue reading

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Kansas Underground Salt Museum Becomes Strataca

At an event this morning, The Kansas Underground Salt Museum unveiled a new logo including their new identifier, Strataca. Executive Director Linda Schmitt said this allows them to bring all the components of what they offer together. “The Kansas Underground Salt Museum … Continue reading

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Cooking Demonstration by Pillsbury Bake-Off Finalist Denise Pounds

Denise Pounds has made it into the Pillsbury Bake-off Finals two years in a row. This year her recipe is Chicken Lettuce Wraps with Sesame Crescent Noodles. On Saturday she prepared it at Apron Strings in downtown Hutchinson.   It … Continue reading

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Songwriting Workshop

David Vidal spoke with about 15 people during a songwriting workshop at Bluebird Books on Saturday, May 18. David is a singer/songwriter based in Los Angeles who tours regularly. He used nearby book titles to illustrate that songs are all … Continue reading

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Art Fair Today until 4

The Hutchinson Art Fair is going on until 4 this afternoon in the Sunflower Building at the Kansas State Fairgrounds. There’s no admission charge and lots of artists showing their wares. Go out and support a small business owner – … Continue reading

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Cinco de Mayo Carnival

Cinco de Mayo festivities were hampered by cool weather, but there was still fun to be had. Included as part of the event was Toby’s Carnival, which features a 1914 Parker Carousel. The vintage carousel was a perfect fit with … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Smart at Dillon Lecture Series

Elizabeth Smart, who triumphed after nine months of captivity by her kidnappers, spoke in Hutchinson Tuesday morning as part of the Dillon Lecture Series at Hutchinson Community College. She related the story of the kidnapping, and said there were times … Continue reading

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Cooking Demonstration at Apron Strings

Apron Strings in Downtown Hutchinson offers regular cooking demonstrations, many of them free. This was one about Shortbread. Everyone had a chance to taste some, too! Check out their website for details on upcoming events..

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