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Benefit/Fundraiser, Community Event, Social Event
2021 Pickleball Fundraiser for Goodwill Industries of Kansas
Goodwill’s Pickleball Fundraiser is just around the corner! Create a team and participate or just come as a spectator — both will ensure lots of entertainment and laughter. This pickleball tournament is an all-ability tournament that will be lighthearted and fun — so if you’re new and want to learn how to play, this is the perfect opportunity! By joining this event, you’ll be supporting local people with disabilities and other barriers to employment. The proceeds help us provide education and job training opportunities which ultimately gives them purpose, pride and dignity. Registration for teams is $80, and will include two t-shirts*, two raffle tickets for awesome prizes and at least 3 games in a recreational bracket. There are spots for 24 teams (48 players), so sign up now before it’s full!
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Business, Community Event
42nd Annual Kansas Economic Outlook Conference
Over 700 Business leaders are turning to the Kansas Economic Outlook Conference for a glimpse into Kansas’ economic future. Founded by Wichita State University, the W. Frank Barton School of Business, and the Center for Economic Development and Business Research (CEDBR). The purpose of the conference is to provide insight into current local, state, and national economies, addressing topics of interest to the community. A combination of nationally known speakers and local experts will be on hand to provide perspectives on issues affecting business, industry, education and government. Included in the price of the conference is a one-year subscription to the CEDBR forecast booklets ($100 value), which are in-depth publications and reference guides on regional and statewide economic conditions in Kansas: Kansas Economic Trends (available at event) and Kansas Economic Update (mailed in February).
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Live Music in Bar/Club
Acoustic Happy Hour
Every weekday afternoon enjoy live music 5-7 from one of many talented local musicians.
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Rock,Country
Adam Capps
Adam Capps is a Wichita-based singer/guitarist who frequently performs throughout the region with his band, the Dirt Road Drifters.
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Talks/Lectures
Advanced Email Marketing Techniques
Email marketing strategies to help you reduce marketing spends. Why the following the right email marketing principles is a must. Understand the right ways of acquiring an email list, list management, list segmenting, emailing frequency, etc. we will cover simple ways to acquire email lists, how to verify email addresses, content strategy for emailing, emailing frequency. You must have basic email marketing knowledge.
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Live Music in Bar/Club
Alan & Grant
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Urban/Hip Hop
ALLSTAR MALE REVIEW
ALLSTAR is a 5 STAR Las Vegas style production show. Don't miss the ultimate ladies night out with Magic Mike's Allstar Male Revue live at The Cotillion! Text HOT for updates on male revue's. This is an 18+ event. Table reservations available at The Cotillion or by calling 316-722-4201. Party Packs available including a preshow photo & Table Reservation. Party Pack reservation must be made at the time of purchase and requires the purchase of 10 tickets or more. For more info Contact The Cotillion @ 316.722.4201.
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Fair/Festival
Augustino Brewing 4th Anniversary Party
Save the Date to Help us celebrate another years of flowing beers! Here's the basics (addition details coming soon): Deals: - $2 off all beers on tap & Wichita Car Bombs - 25% off featured cocktails Live Music (1-10:30p): Kyle Killgore John Smith Just Tori MJ12 Bags for a Cure Cornhole Tournament (2-5pm): - Up to 20 team tournament - Purse for winning teams - Watch for signup information and event post St. Baldrick's Foundation Stein Hoist Competition (8pm): - Men's & Women's divisions - Prizes for winners - Watch for signup information and event post
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Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
Author Talks: Dorothy Wickenden in conversation with Sheila Kinnard
Assistance League of Wichita and Watermark Books and Café present Dorothy Wickenden, author of “The Agitators: Three Friends Who Fought for Abolition and Women’s Rights” in conversation with Wichita leader and personality Sheila Kinnard. Tickets available exclusively through Watermark Books and Café ($50) include a signed copy of “The Agitators”, a virtual link, and an extra ticket available for $20. All ticket sales benefit ALW projects in the Wichita community. https://www.watermarkbooks.com/event/dorothy-wickenden-sheila-kinnard-live-metroplex Dorothy Wickenden tells the story of three friends, Harriet Tubman, Martha Wright and Frances Seward, during the politically charged pre-Civil War years. These true agitators, working for abolition, emancipation and women’s rights, become friends through work on the Underground Railroad. Working with influencers like Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass the three protagonists birth the “second American revolution.” Wickenden portrays the tenacity of these women through extensive research and the correspondence of the women. Their bravery in times of historic struggle is told through her engaging writing style. Sarah Bagby of Watermark Books and Cafe said, “This is our first live event since March 2020 and we are eager to join with ALW in hosting this distinguished and accessible author and editor.” Dorothy Wickenden, the author of “Nothing Daunted” and ”The Agitators” has been the executive editor of and writer for The New Yorker since January 1996. The moderator of its weekly podcast, The Political Scene, is a former Nieman Fellow at Harvard and was national affairs editor at Newsweek(1993-1995) and the longtime executive editor at The New Republic. She lives with her husband in Westchester, New York. Assistance League of Wichita, serving Wichita for 34 years, has helped transform over 95,000 through community projects like Operation School Bell and Scholarships.
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Latin/Salsa,World
Banda El Recodo
Since its founding in 1938, Banda El Recodo has been under the direction of the Lizárraga family. Banda el Recodo has performed with such popular artists as Juan Gabriel,Michael Concepcion, and Vicente Fernández. The ensemble consists of four clarinets, three trumpets, a tambora: a bass drum with a cymbal on top, a tarola: a snare drum, a tuba (Sousaphone style), three trombones and three singers.
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