Archive for Saturday, January 11, 2003

Events include Sunday’s family festival

January 11, 2003


Events for Gov.-elect Kathleen Sebelius' regional celebrations and inauguration:


Salina -- 11 a.m., The City, 129 S. Seventh.

Pittsburg -- 2 p.m., Pittsburg State University, Crimson and Gold Ballroom, 1701 S. Broadway.

Kansas City, Kan. -- 5 p.m., Kansas City Kansas Community College, Jewel Center, 7240 State Ave.


Topeka -- Kansas Family Festival, 1 p.m., Kansas Expocentre, 17th Street and Topeka Boulevard.


All events in Topeka.

9:30 a.m., interfaith service, Assumption Church, 204 S.W. Eighth Ave.

10:15 a.m., escorted walk from Assumption Church to the Statehouse.

11 a.m., inaugural ceremonies begin, south side of the Statehouse. Governor-elect is sworn in and gives address.

1 p.m., open houses at official offices, Statehouse.

5 p.m., inaugural sponsor's reception, Capitol Plaza Hotel, 1717 S.W. Topeka Blvd.

5:30 p.m., seating begins for dinner guests, Exhibition Hall, next to the Capitol Plaza Hotel.

6:30 p.m., grand entrance of state officials, Exhibition Hall.

7 p.m., inaugural dinner, Exhibition Hall.

9 p.m., gala dance, Landon Arena, Kansas Expocentre.

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