We curate a Wichita weekday itinerary of the city’s best events, activities, restaurants, and more, every week, just for you.
Tasting Coffee Like a Pro
Tuesday, February, 11; 8 AM – 10 AM
Leslie Coffee Co., 930 W Douglas Ave., 67203
Have you ever want to know more about the coffee you’re drinking? Or, why you like the kind that you do? Learn about coffee from a pro, as owner and barista trainer Sarah Leslie takes attendees through the process of evaluating coffee known as “cupping”. Learn how to describe the four specific tastes or aromas in the coffees, and the differences between coffees.
Cost: A $5 coupon towards the purchase of any whole bean coffee. More Info.
The Store is Yours
Wednesday, February, 12; 7 PM
Williams Sonoma – Bradley Fair, 2000 N. Rock Rd. #152, 67206
Join Williams Sonoma for an exclusive wedding and gift registry event that’s designed to inspire. Have the store to yourself, with product experts on hand to get your registry off to a great start. Learn registry essentials, with espresso on hand to keep you going! While you’re there, you can add to your “wish list” by downloading the app to your phone, with expert associates there to help out. Plus, get a VIP tour of the store, where you’ll be introduced to new products, as well as product demos. You’ll also receive a gift from a premier vendor.
Cost: Free. More Info.
Engage ICT: Democracy on Tap
Wednesday, February, 12; 5:30 PM – 7 PM
Roxy’s Downtown, 412 E. Douglas, 67202
In January 2016, local National Public Radio member station KMUW launched Engage ICT: Democracy on Tap. The series covers important topics affecting area citizens and voters, including healthcare, sustainability, education, and more. This week’s event’s focus is on “quality of life”, with experts speaking on the arts, riverfront projects, restaurants, and more. Appetizers are provided by Roxy’s Downtown, with drinks available for purchase.
Cost: Free. More Info.
Intro to Curling
Wednesday, February, 12; 7 PM – 8:30 PM & 8:30 PM – 10 PM
Chicken N Pickle, 1240 North Greenwich Rd., 67206
Have you ever wanted to learn how to play the sport of curling? We’ll now you can, at Chicken N Pickle in Wichita. And if you didn’t know, curling is a sport in which players slide stones on a sheet of ice toward a target area. You’ve probably seen it on TV during the winter Olympics – and it’s a lot of fun for a group! Learn the basics of curling, including an hour and a half of guided playing time and instruction. So bring your friends, and learn how to throw, sweep, and slide.
Cost:$30. More Info.