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Chase County plans weekend celebration

A concert by Kevin Roth at 6 p.m. at Strong City Depot and the lighting of the Strong City Caboose will begin Chase County’s Christmas Celebration Friday.

Saturday events will feature a 5k and fun run at 9 a.m. in downtown Cottonwood Falls.

A silent auction will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Flint Hills Gallery, and harpist Linda Koch will perform at the auction from 3 to 5 p.m.

An arts and crafts fair will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Hall in Strong City, and a remembrance ceremony and memory tree will be 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Brown-Bennett-Alexander Funeral Home’s chapel in Cottonwood Falls.

A chili cook-off will be at Strong City Depot around lunch, and a holiday home tour will be from noon to 4 p.m.

Santa and Mrs. Claus will greet children from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at the Chase County courthouse.

Details are available online at

Last modified Nov. 24, 2015