Local and County Events/Jobs

 

What's happening in La Cygne? What is there to do in Linn County?

This page is an answer to these questions and similar ones that we at City Hall hear from residents often. We will update the events and job openings below as we hear about them. If you would like to add something to this listing please call City Hall at 913-757-2144.

Note: For job openings with the City of La Cygne visit our Employment page.

Events

La Cygne Events

June 11 - Citywide Garage Sale (date subject to change)

June 18 - Citywide Trash Pickup with Waste Management

July 9 - Swanfest/Blast in the Park

TBD - Trunk or Treat on Broadway

December 11 - Christmas on Broadway 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Linn County Events

Pleasanton

June 4 - Thunder on the Street (updates will be posted on Pleasanton's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pleasanton.kansas)

July 2 - City's 4th of July Celebration

October 1-2 - General Pleasanton Days

December 10 - Light Up Pleasanton/Parade of Lights

 

Mound City

May 27-28 - City Wide Garage Sale (call City Hall by noon on May 25 to be put on the garage sale list)

August 5-13 - Linn County Fair and Rodeo (updates will be posted to https://linncountyfair.org and the Fair's Facebook page)

October 8-9 - Sugar Mound Arts and Crafts Festival at the Linn County Fairgrounds (updates will be posted to https://www.sugarmoundartscrafts.com)

 

Blue Mound

July 2 - City's 4th of July Celebration

 

Parker

September 16-17 - Parker Days

 

Trading Post

May 28 - Ice Cream Sunday Bar at the Trading Post Museum

November 5 - Trading Post Fall Festival at the Trading Post Museum

Job Openings

COUNTY WIDE JOB FAIR 2022

 

WHEN:

April 23, 2022 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

WHERE:

First Baptist Church

8424 Paine Road

Mound City, Kansas 66056

 

For more details contact Morgan Northcutt at mnorthcutt@linncountyks.com or Kimberly Herring at kherring@linncountyso.com.

We Got It Covered Food Services will be running food management operations for Wildwood Outdoor Education Center located at 7095 West 399th Street, La Cygne, KS for the spring/summer 2022. We are looking for 4 full time employees in the Louisburg/La Cygne area. The perfect candidate is reliable, hard working, has reliable transportation and previous experience in the food and beverage industry.

We are currently hiring for:

  • 1 full time kitchen manager
  • 1 part time cook
  • 2 full time cooks

Job description includes but is not limited to:

  • Prepare meals for children and camp staff
  • Make pitchers of beverages
  • Set/buss tables
  • Serve children
  • Cleaning of kitchen quarters
  • Daily log sheets
  • Inventory
  • Every Friday we BBQ and have a big party to send staff and children. WGIC staff is responsible for this service.

Incentives:

  • End of the summer bonus based off performance and attendance
  • Free living quarters on site (fully equipped and furnished cabin)
  • Weekly pay

A background check is required before starting. The base pay is $12-$13 per hour for cooks, $14-$15 per hour for the kitchen manager. 40 hours per week full time. 25-30 hours per week part time.

Camp/Work hours:

  • Monday: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday - Thursday: 6 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Friday: 6 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

If you are interested please call Moe at 816-605-3186 or email monesea.gunter@gmail.com. We are looking to start hiring immediately as training will start in April!