cocktail party with a twist

cocktail party with a twist

Spirits & Interesting People: SIP!

Join us Saturday, Jan. 25, from 7-11 PM at the Hastings City Auditorium, for a cocktail party that puts a spotlight on cool careers and hobbies!

It’s a cocktail party with a twist! We’ve got great drinks and a group of experts with cool careers and hobbies. You’ll get a chance to meet them and learn about the odd and interesting things they do. Ask them all the questions you can think of while enjoying our cash bar and hors d’oeuvres!

Perfect Event For:
Date Night
Holiday Parties
Girls’ Night Out
Book Club
Wine Club
A Fun Night Out!

Advance Reservations: $10 Members* | $15 Non-Members*

All tickets sold day of: $18 Everyone*
To purchase tickets call 402.461.2399
*Plus Tax | This is a 21-and-older event.
IMPORTANT: Bring your ID. Gray hair won’t get you in! No ID=No entrance!

See the evening’s schedule and a full list of speakers below!

6:45 p | Doors Open
7-7:45 | Social hour
7:45-8 | Introduction of speakers
8-9:05 | First round of experts
(10 mins @ each station, 3 mins in between)
9:05-9:25 | Intermission
9:25-10:30 | Second round of experts
(10 mins @ each station, 3 mins in between)
10:30-11 | Bonus Q&A with Speakers

Our Interesting People
Ross Heeren
Laser Cutting & Engraving

Taylor Brandt
Shabri, LLC
3D Prosthetic Printing (and more!)

Amy Hafer
Director, Hastings Public Library
Banned Books

Gina Bowden
Raising Goats

John & Mary Robbins
Prairie Dulcimer Players

Franzman & Kansas
On-air radio personalities from 107.7 The Island

John Oberheide & Nicholas Kelley
Automotive Technology Instructors, CCC-Hastings
Auto Mechanics

Linda Johnston

Pat Brown
Palmer-Scheffel Monument Company

Derek Zeisler
Hastings Utilities
Hastings Community Solar Farm

Nate Myers

Dr. Catherine Biba
Assistant Professor of History at Hastings College
Women’s Suffrage (Psst: Did you know 2020 is the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment!)

Scott and Karen Galusha
Hastings Sodbusters

Scott Schmidt
Porta Potties

Ashley Gordon & Kate Ayers
Mushroom Cultivation