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Social Events

Where do we start? If you would like to join a musical group, our New Horizons Band may be what you want. Contact Director John Towner at (785) 865-3519 or

Maybe you want to keep your vocal chords in good shape. Call Janet at (785) 727-7873 to learn about the Intergenerational Choir or contact us us using our online form.

Like to go dancing? Maybe the OURS (Oldsters United for Responsible Service) dances held most Sundays is for you. Dances are from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Eagles, 1803 W 6th St. in Lawrence, KS. Share in a potluck (carry-in) meal at 7:15 p.m. The cover charge is $6 per person. Everyone is welcome.

Faith-based communities offer too many opportunities for socializing to list here. To find about where to connect with a group matching your beliefs, call Dr. Williamson at (785) 727-7880 or contact us using our online form.

Many of the best ways to socialize are by joining a club or taking a class.

Perhaps you’d like to take a trip for a few hours, a day, or a few days. To find out about trips coming up, contact Gayle at (785) 832-7920. What better way to get acquainted and have some fun?

Volunteering is a great way to meet new people and make friends. Tap into the vast array of volunteer opportunities here.

Maybe you’d like to share meals with friends through the CHAMPSS program. You can meet at a choice of 6 locations throughout Douglas County for any meal when you like at a greatly reduced price.

If you live in the Baldwin City area, you might find the activities offered by the Baldwin Chamber of Commerce (whether you are in business or not) to be just what you need.

For more ideas, call Larry at (785) 727-7875 or contact us using our online form.