Sunday, June 12, 2022 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM CDT
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Dyck Arboretum of the Plains 
177 W. Hickory St.
Hesston, KS 67062

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Jill Gatz General Manager 
Newton Mid-Kansas Symphony Orchestra 

Picnic at the Pavilion 

A progressive Concert and Fundraising Event

 4 PM Sunday, June 12, 2022

Dyck Arboretum of the Plains

177 W. Hickory St., Hesston 

4:00 Summer Chamber Music Concert in the Pavilion featuring:                James Jones, clarinet, Timothy Jones, cello, & Karen Schlabaugh, piano      

NMKSO chamber ensembles in the gardens                                                    After the concert enjoy beverages and music while you stroll the gardens.       

Meet Music Director Chris Westover-Muņoz

5:15 Boxed Picnic supper and beverages by Ben Lichti  (patio & indoor seating provided, masks optional indoors)

 Dessert & Donate Dessert by Salted Creamery and "Auction the orchestra!" 

$75 per person includes Pavilion Concert, Picnic, & Chamber music

$62 per person with Season tickets or previously purchased Summer Music tickets

Reservations due by June 1 

The progressive event opens with our Summer Music Concert in the Prairie Pavilion.  Following the concert, stroll the gardens and listen to music by NMKSO chamber groups. A boxed picnic supper will be served to enjoy indoors or out.  Dessert and a short program highlighting the sections of the orchestra follow with an Auction of the Orchestra!

Tickets: $75/$62 per person, include all musical offerings and meal. This event is a benefit for NMKSO.