A2 THURSDAY. OCTOBER 1O, 1996 A Look Ahead MEWS S EVENTS THE SALINA JOURNAL T SALINA NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION 10 Thursday • BINGO: Salina Charter Chapter AB- WA Bingo. 4 p.m. doors open, 7 p.m. bingo. Jack Pat Bingo, 411 E. Walnut. 8252210. • BINGO: AMBUC Emporium Bingo, sponsored by SCARC. 5 p.m. doors open, 7 p.m. bingo. 155 N. Seventh. 823-2229. • CONVOCATION: 'The 1996 Presidential Campaign and the Media" with Salina Journal editorial page editor George Pyle and others. 11 a.m., Sams Chapel, Kansas Wesleyan University. 827-5541. • LECTURE: "Economics of Civil War" by Lynn Moller at the Civil War Round Table, 7:15 p.m., 135 E. Claflin, public invited, 827-5451. • POETRY: Poetry "Slam" and Storytelling. 7 p.m., The Coffee Gallery, 104 S. Fifth. 823-5093. • PROGRAM: Economics of the Civil War with Lynn Moller, presented by the Civil War Round Table. 7:15 p.m., 135 E. Claflin. 827-5451. • PUBLIC MEETING: Salina Downtown, Inc. Design Review Board. 4 p.m., 114A S. Seventh. 825-0535. • SALE: Salina Regional Health Center Fall Rummage Sale. 8 a.m.-Noon, 510 S. Santa Fe. 825-8638. • HAYS: Dance, Northwest Kansas Singles Club. Music by "Sly Ridge." 8 p.m.- Midnight, Fanchon Ballroom. $6, $4. Age 21 and over. 628-2550. • LINCOLN: Dulcimer music by Julie Thompson and Sharon Linenberger, both of Ellsworth, German desserts to follow, 7 p.m., Lincoln Art Center, 524-3241. 11 Friday • ART A LA CARTE: Southeast of Saline Madrigal Singers, sponsored by the Salina Arts and Humanities Commission. 12:20 p.m., Campbell Plaza, 100 block of South Santa Fe. Free. 826-7410. • BAKE SALE: Bake Sale and Silk Flower Arrangement Raffle, Senior Citizens Minority Outreach. 7 p.m., Senior Center, 245 N. Ninth. 827-4857. • BINGO: Eagles Auxiliary Bingo. 11:30 a.m. doors open, 1 p.m. bingo. 146 N. Seventh. 823-2534. • BINGO: Off Broadway Bingo. 5:30 doors open, 7 p.m. bingo. 1111 W. South. 825-9411. • EVENT: Octoberfest at Smoky Hill Vineyard and Winery. Noon-7 p.m., 212 W. Golf Link. 7 p.m. "Dinner on the Veranda" with Music by Galen Schmitberger. Dinner reservations by noon Thursday. 825-2515. . • MUSIC: Folk singer Tom Mulhem. 7 p.m., Senior Center, 245 N. Ninth. 800432-2703. • MUSIC: J.R. Park, Elvis impersonator, 7:30 p.m., The Coffee Gallery, 104 S. Fifth, 823-5093. • THEATER: "Buffalo Soldiers," play by Buffalo Soldier Memorial Committee from Fort Riley. 8 p.m. Salina Community Theatre, 303 E. Iron. $1. • OAKLEY: Kansas State Comhusking Contest. 11:30 a.m. corn cook-off, VFW Hall. 1-5 p.m. reception, Swart-Park Motors, 327 Center. 672-3245. • RUSSELL: Original Art Review. 4-10 p.m., 4-H Building, Fairgrounds East. Free admission. 483-3353. listing Events Items for the Calendar of Events should be sent at least two weeks in advance to: Calendar of Events, The Salina Journal, P.O. Box 740, Salina 67402. Be sure to include name, address and telephone number. Information Call COMMUNITY line | For these items, use the following category codes: • Salina and regional arts / 2787 • Public schools / 8050 • Local churches / 7729 • Kansas Wesleyan Info Line / 5984 Wreath laying Kassebaum to speak at wreath laying ABILENE — Retiring U.S. Sen. Nancy Kassebaum will speak at 10 a.m. Saturday to members of the Kansas American Legion during their annual Eisenhower Pilgrimage and program. Her talk, east of the Place of Meditation fountain at Eisenhower Center, will follow the annual presidential wreath-laying ceremony to commemorate the birthday of Dwight D. Eisenhower. Maj. Gen. Michael L. Dodson, commanding general at Fort Riley, will lay the wreath at 9:15 a.m. An outdoor band concert is planned at 9:30 a.m. by the 35th Infantry Division of the Kansas National Guard. Starting at 8 p.m. Friday, VFW members from across Kansas will start an all-night vigil at Eisenhower's grave in the Place of Meditation. The vigil will end at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. All events are open to the public. Recovery Cove aims to raise funds to renovate new facility Organization assists those seeking help from chemical dependency By ALF ABUHAJLEH The Salina Journal Recovery Cove, a nonprofit organization that provides a daytime haven for people seeking help from chemical dependency, is seeking donations to fund a $10,000 renovation of its new downtown facility. The renovation is expected to start next week at 139 N. Santa Fe. Brian Metzger, Recovery Cove president, said that although the organization has the funds to pay for the renovation, the expense would tax the organization. Thus far about $1,500 has been raised. "The fund-raising campaign has worked well," Metzger said, adding that Recovery Cove has solicited donations since the summer. "People and businesses have been responsive to what we are trying to T TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE How to contribute For information about how to give donations to Recovery Cove, call 913-841-6678. do and willing to help out." Recovery Cove is moving its quarters from 202Va E. Iron to a 1,300-square-foot building. The property, made up of three storefronts, was acquired earlier this year from Sunflower Bank, 2090 S. Ohio, for $1. Recovery Cove is in the process of buying two adjacent rest rooms from the city for $1,600. The rest rooms were closed in 1994 because of low pedestrian traffic, vandalism and a lack of accessibility for those with disabilities. The city's Parks and Recreation Department has since used the rest rooms for storage. Recovery Cove also is paying the city $2,400 to repair the roof that covers the building, rest rooms and adjacent arcade. Steve Snyder, director of the Salina Parks and Recreation Department, said the city has contracted with Tom Egan Roofing, 1315 E. Iron, to do the job, which will begin within a week. When the roof is repaired, Recovery Cove will take possession of the building and start the interior renovation, Snyder said. Metzger said he expects the organization to move into the building by.early 1997. But first there is a lot of work to do. "We need a total renovation," Metzger said. "We need paint, concrete blocks, cleaning equipment and doors." Metzger said the facility will house social events for its members as well meetings by Alcoholics Anonymous groups. "It will be a safe, alcohol-free and drug-free area," Metzger said. "Chemical dependency is a problem that exists here in Salina, but that doesn't get much attention. Our organization can make a change." Hays to be site of Telepower '96 Fifth annual event to include demonstrations, workshops, speeches By The Journal Staff HAYS — The interactive video and other telecommunications tools at the Hays Medical Center are among the more advanced in the nation. In Nebraska, a group of remote rural towns have linked themselves together by computer to become a single community. Such examples will be on display four days beginning Monday in Hays during the fifth annual telecommunications and information technology conference organized by Fort Hays State University's Docking Institute of Public Af- fairs. The theme of Telepower '96 will be "Building an Information Community." Activities will begin Monday with two simultaneous events — the Education/Information Technology Fair at the Hays Mall and an educational workshop conducted by Bob Hughes, a Boeing executive on leave. Hughes also will give the kickoff speech Monday at 6:30 p.m. at Fort Hays State during a free public session entitled "Building an Information Community." Tuesday will open with tours of Hays businesses, including Hays Medical Center. Representatives from five "information communities" from across the nation also will give presentations. The towns will receive awards that night at the 6:45 governors banquet in the ballroom at Fort Hays State. The speaker will be Kris Kimel, director of the Televil- lage Initiative and president of the Kentucky Science and Technology Council. Linda Aerni, manager of Internet and Intranet for the Nebraska Public Power District will tell the story Wednesday of the five Nebraska communities that are now linked. The final day of the conference will be devoted to a half-day of workshops for those interested in creating World Wide Web pages and learning other aspects of computer technology. Registration information is available from Patrick McGinnis or Kimberly Day at the Docking Institute, 913-628-4197. the Salina Journal Published seven days a week, 36"5 days a . year at 333 S. Fourth, P.O. Box 740, Salina, Kan. 67402, by Salina Jouthal Ma '. HAKRIS RAYL, ftubltohsr DEPARTMENTS 1 ADVERTISING: JEANNY SHARP, director ' ? BUSINESS: DAVID MARTIN, manager ' . 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