Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday April 4th at 11:00 am hop on over to the Haven High Football Field on for an Easter Egg Hunt. Bring a basket to put your goodies in. Sponsored by Haven Recreation Commission & LaCadena.
Source: City of Haven Facebook page
Message from Mayor Scott
Cole Rush will become the Chief of Police. His office will continue to be in the Police Dept office (adjoining the city office). His contact phone number is 620-465-3415. The city is actively recruiting for a Patrol Officer to fill Cole’s former position. Until that position is filled, Cole will utilize current and part time officers to provide adequate police protection.
Leslie Atherton will continue as City Clerk, with her current duties and additional administrative duties as assigned by the Mayor and Council. Her office is in the City Building, and her contact phone number is 620-465-3618. She will continue to supervise city office staff.
Andrea Williams will become the Assistant City Clerk, with her current duties and additional administrative duties as assigned by the City Clerk. Her office will remain the same in the City Building, and her contact phone number is 620-465-3618.
There will be no disruption in city services, and we expect these changes will be relatively seamless to citizens. Please contact the city office at 620-465-3618 if you have any questions. Thank you.
Haven EMS will be hosting an open house for the public to view the existing facility; staff will also be available to answer questions.
Saturday, March 28, 2015
10:00 to Noon
102 S. Kansas Avenue
Full-time patrol officer
The City of Haven is seeking a full-time Patrol Officer. Must have or be willing to obtain KS-CPOST Certification. Must reside in Haven or be willing to relocate. Minimum two years experience preferred. Excellent salary and benefits package. Apply at the City Office, 120 S. Kansas Ave.
Ronald McDonald Scavenger Hunt
Haven High School students will be going around town March 19th at 5:30 p.m. to collect the following items:
Aluminum FoilShower Curtain
Box of Sandwich Bags
Donations can be dropped off at the Haven Public Library.
Hardware Store for sale
Small town hardware store for sale! Continuously operated for over 100 years. One person operation. Complete inventory, land, building, fixtures, equipment. 3700 sf store 3000 sf backroom. Ornate tin ceiling.. Willing to stay on to train. Pipe threader, glass cutter, chainsaw sharpener, tire changer, compressor, chain cutter, screen and window tools, paint shaker. Business has been owned 23 years. Please contact Haven Economic Development: 620-664-8298
City of Haven is accepting applications for Pool Manager and lifeguards until April 3, 2015, 5:00 pm. Application forms available at the City Office, 120 S. Kansas Avenue, at www.havencityhall.org, or call (620) 465-3618.
Sponsored by: Haven Chamber of Commerce
Tuesday, March 17th at 6:30 p.m. at the Haven High School Auditorium
3 Haven City Council Candidates
2 Haven Mayoral Candidates
Candidates will be asked about topics to help you decide who to vote for in April.
National History Day
WASHINGTON, D.C. – National History Day (NHD) announced this morning the 24 teachers selected as Behring Teacher Ambassadors for the 2015–2016 academic year. Haven High and Haven Middle School Gifted Teacher Mrs. Vicki Galloway was selected to represent Kansas. Congratulations to Mrs. Galloway!
Winter Eye Care Tips
Ways to avoid dangerous foggy conditions
(Family Features) When the cold of winter settles in, it can bring a wide range of problems – especially for individuals who wear glasses.
Having a prescription that addresses vision issues is critical, but equally important are the glasses you wear to correct those problems. Without properly considering how certain lenses will perform as you go about your daily activities, you may encounter new vision challenges that are bothersome and sometimes even hazardous.
Activities as ordinary as entering warm to cold environments or simply experiencing the winter weather outside can fog up your lenses. Foggy glasses are more than a simple annoyance – they cause temporary blindness and can lead to truly dangerous situations.
Beyond the exposure to cool winter temperatures, there are many other everyday situations during which fog can be annoying or even dangerous, such as:
- Walking or running outdoors
- Getting out of the shower or bath
- Preparing food over the stove
- Walking down the stairs
- Playing sports or exercising
Keep your lenses free of fog
You don’t have to avoid your daily activities to fend off fog from your lenses. Here are three ways to minimize or avoid the fog this winter:
- Dress less. While outdoors, be careful not to overdress. Wearing too many layers of clothing can cause your body to overheat and sweat more, creating fog on your lenses as your body heat rises.
- Talk to your eye doctor. Ask about lenses specially designed to protect against fog, such as Optifog lenses, which have patented fog repellant properties on both the front and back side of the lens. Simply cleaning Optifog lenses with the Optifog Activator Cloth provides long-lasting protection against fog.
- Wear a headband. When involved in physical activity, condensation can build up on your lenses. Wear a headband to absorb any sweat produced by your body to potentially help reduce fog.
The problem of fog can be minimized or even eliminated by choosing lenses that are specially designed to correct common problems and can help your vision regardless of the season. Learn more about how to protect your eyes and eyewear from fog and other annoyances at optifogusa.com.