1. See an artist

Shannon Trevethan, Hays, will be the Artist-in-Residence April 29 through May 13. There will be a reception for Shannon on Friday at the Red Barn Studio during Lindsborg’s 2nd Friday Makers Street Artwalk, May 11 from 5 to 8 p.m. Visit her website at shannontrevethan.weebly.com. For more information, please contact the Red Barn Studio at raymer@redbarnstudio.org and 785 227-2217. The museum is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and by appointment.

2. Join a poker ride for a good cause

Virginia's Benefit Ride is in its second year, Spohn said she is hoping for an even bigger turn out this year and is helping three cancer patients around Kansas.

"Last year we had 75 bikes and I'm hoping for around 100 or more this year," she added.

The race will begin at 10:30 a.m. on April 28 at The Field House Sports Bar and Grill, 2220 E. Kansas Ave. in McPherson, and registration costs $25, which comes with a t-shirt. Attendees have until noon. to register.