Kidron Bethel Village Events

This page is your one-stop shop to read up on all that is happening at the Bluestem Community of Kidron Bethel Village in North Newton, KS.

Bluestem Gala

The Bluestem Gala is our annual gala event to benefit the residents and participants of Bluestem Communities. We hope you join us for this community event as we gather in support and to celebrate the mission of Bluestem Communities. This year’s gala will feature live entertainment along with the opportunity to win one of two trips through a raffle held the evening of the event.  It’s a night you won’t want to miss!

Can't attend but would like to purchase raffle tickets? Please fill out the form below and select the amount of tickets you would like. Tickets are $50 / each. Trip details are available here

For more information, contact the Fund Advancement Office at 316-836-4879 or 620-327-3413.

WHEN: November 1, 2018
WHERE: Meridian Center – Newton, Kansas
Register for this event!

Country Breakfast

In early October, an annual breakfast at Kidron Bethel Village is hosted by Friends of Kidron. Come join us on the Saturday morning of Bethel College Fall Fest for a delicious breakfast!

WHEN: October 6, 2018 : 7:30 - 9:00 am
WHERE: Kidron Bethel Village in North Newton

Fireworks Extravaganza

Find the only fireworks show in North Newton on the campus of Kidron Bethel Village. This event is fun for the whole family! You can expect concessions, children’s games, live music and a festive fireworks show!

WHEN: July 4 at 7pm
WHERE: Kidron Bethel Village in North Newton

Gathering in the Garden

On the Friday evening of Bethel College’s Fall Fest, come enjoy an informal evening of socializing in Kidron Bethel Village’s Peace Garden. The outdoor event is complete with live music and appetizers paired with wine. Join us October 5th from 5:30 - 7:30 pm for this come and go event. $20 per person, register via the form below, at the Kidron Welcome desk, or pay upon arrival.

WHEN: October 5, 2018
WHERE: Kidron Bethel Village Peace Garden in North Newton
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Holiday Marketplace

Annually in December, several area vendors, along with Kidron Bethel residents, set up shop to meet all of your holiday gift needs! Crafts, embroidery, jewelry, baked goods, and much more will be available.

WHEN: December 2018
WHERE: Kidron Bethel Village in North Newton

Innovations in Living with Dementia 2018 Community Forum

Bluestem Communities’ annual community dementia forum, features interactive booths, an engaging speaker and a question and answer session.

WHEN: July 2019
WHERE: Hesston Mennonite Church, 303 S. Main St. in Hesston

Senior Olympics

Come join in on the fun as Kidron Bethel Village turns into an Olympic arena! For over 10 years, Kidron has been hosting Olympic games for residents to compete in. We need over 75 volunteers make this event possible, so bring your friends and family to help out at this truly special day! The event is held on a Friday in September.

WHEN: September 14, 2018
WHERE: Kidron Bethel Village in North Newton