Feb 14, 2020 1:08 PM

Salina Silvertones Chorus rehearsals begin Feb. 24

Posted Feb 14, 2020 1:08 PM

Adult singers are invited to join the Salina Silvertones Chorus with rehearsals beginning Feb. 24 for the 2020 season.

The chorus’ 90-minute weekly rehearsals begin at 10 a.m. on Mondays on the second floor of the Salina Senior Center, 245 North Ninth Street. The director is Linda Collins, a retired USD305 vocal music teacher. There is no charge to sing and music is provided. Auditions and pre-enrollment are not required.

The chorus was formed in 1982 as the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) Chorus and has been performing since, singing a variety of four-part music. Singers perform semi-monthly at Salina long-term care homes from March through December and at area special events.

Interested new singers who want more information may leave a message and return phone number for Collins at the Senior Center, (785) 827-9818 during regular business hours.

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KWU to host Women in Religion Forum

Kansas Wesleyan’s religion and philosophy department will welcome two special guests for its second annual Women in Religion event on Thursday.

The event is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. in Fitzpatrick Auditorium, and admission is free.

This year’s forum will discuss the role of the spiritual disciplines in self-care and care of others. The evening includes a dialogue between Dr. Judith Simmer-Brown of Naropa University, who represents the Buddhist contemplative tradition, while Sr. Janet Lander of the Sisters of St. Joseph, Concordia Motherhouse represents the Christian view.

Small group discussions will follow.