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Norton County Arts Council is sponsoring a Christmas Lighting Contest. Participants have decorated their homes and yards in the spirit of Christmas. Members of the community are invited to vote for their favorite display. A list of the contestants and ballots are available at The Norton Telegram, Norton Area Chamber of Commerce, Norton and Lenora Nex-Tech offices, Almena State Bank – Almena and Norton, or ballots may be clipped from the ad in the Norton Telegram. Completed ballots may be deposited in the boxes at the Norton Telegram, The Chamber of Commerce, both Nex-Tech offices and both Almena State Bank locations, or may be mailed to the Norton County Arts Council at the above address.
BALLOTS MUST BE RECEIVED BY DECEMBER 13, 2013
Developmental Services of Northwest Kansas (DSNWK) and the Norton Area Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to a special Chamber After Hours on Thursday, December 5th. Details are available here.
The First United Methodist Church (805 West Wilberforce) will have its Living Nativity on Sunday, December 8 from 6 to 8 pm. You may view the scenes by driving through the circle drive, then go inside for cookies, cocoa and fellowship. To be a character in one of the scenes call the Methodist Church at 785-877-2196.
The December Business in the Spotlight features Mapes & Miller, CPAs. A copy of the article is available here.
Norton Public Library events December 3 to December 9
Chess Club will meet on Monday, December 2 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm. An after-school snack will be served.
"Mother Goose Moments," a special interactive story-time for babies through age 2 will be held Tuesday, December 3, at 10:30 am. Come sing and play with your little ones!
Bridge lessons will be held on Wednesday, December 4 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm, in the library community room. Everyone is welcome!
Preschool story-time will be held on Thursday, December 5 at 10:30 am. The library staff will be sharing stories, songs, and games about Christmas. The children will make a Christmas tree craft. Come join the fun!
Chess Club will meet on Monday, December 9 from 4:00 to 5:00 pm. An after-school snack will be provided.
Bricks still available for Norton's Veteran Memorial The Norton Veteran’s Memorial, located on west Highway 36 in Water Tower Park, was dedicated in May, 2012. A granite memorial stone was erected and the memorial includes paving bricks etched with veteran’s names, military branch and years of service. Bricks can still be purchased to honor Norton’s Veterans. Contact Gary or Carol Erlenbusch at 785-877-5611, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.