CASA of Kay and Noble Counties and the Dearing House Child Advocacy Center have partnered together to provide training to Kay County residents in the interest of encouraging open communication that leads to more effective problem solving for children and families. “Asking the Right Questions” will be presented by Maggi Hutchason, executive director of the Dearing House, on Thursday, Feb. 23 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. and will be held in the former sanctuary at Eastern Heights Christian Church located at 5100 Lake Road. The training is open to the public and CASA encourages community members to attend.
The Ladies Auxiliary Unit 14 of the American Legion Post will be having a Rummage Sale on Saturday, Feb. 18 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Main Hall of the Legion facility. The Ladies Auxiliary with friends of the Auxiliary have donated jewelry, household items, small appliances, decorative items, framed artwork, kitchen ware, seasonal decorations and more.
Skywatchers will enjoy a rare space triple-header with an eclipse, comet and full moon Friday night and early Saturday. The exact moment of the penumbral eclipse is 6:43 p.m. CT. As required by any lunar eclipse, the moon will be full Friday night. A few hours after the eclipse, Comet 45P makes its closest approach to Earth. Look to the east around 3 a.m. Saturday morning.
There will be no school on Friday, Feb. 10 and Monday, Feb. 13. Friday is a Professional Development day and Monday is designated as a parent/teacher conference day on the district calendar.