SUNDAY, FEB. 7: Learn how to use the McLeod County Historical Museum's new Ancestry.com library edition program. Free training will be offered at 2 p.m. at the museum, 380 School Road N.W., Hutchinson.
Our Savior’s Lutheran School in Hutchinson celebrated National Lutheran Schools Week, Jan. 25-29, with a variety of activities ranging from pajama dress-up day to board-game day. Nearly 2,300 Lutheran Church Missouri Synod preschools, elementary schools and high schools participated in this annual event.
OPENING FRIDAY, FEB. 5: The new movie "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" tells the tale of a zombie outbreak that has fallen upon the land in Jane Austen's classic tale of the tangled relationships between lovers from different social classes in 19th-century England. Feisty heroine Elizabeth Bennet (Lily James) is a master of martial arts and weaponry and the handsome Mr. Darcy (Sam Reilly) is a fierce zombie killer, yet the epitome of upper class prejudice. As the zombie outbreak intensifies, they must swallow their pride and join forces on the blood-soaked battlefield.
Jamshed Merchant, a Canada consulate, will give the keynote address at the Litchfield Chamber of Commerce’s annual banquet Feb. 25. Merchant will speak about the relationship during the banquet. The banquet will run from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Eagles Club. In addition, the chamber will recognize outgoing board members, welcome new board members, and present the President’s Award.