80th anniversary of Globe Refiners to be celebrated

By Steve Sell
August 01, 2016

The 80th anniversary of the McPherson Globe Refiners will be celebrated on Saturday, Aug. 13, at the McPherson Museum and Arts Foundation, 1111 E. Kansas.

The event runs from 6 to 8 p.m.

For $10, you can take part in the celebration of the team that won the gold medal in the 1936 Olympics in Germany, much to the dismay of Adolf Hitler. There will be display of artifacts, a home court tour and even a trivia game.

There will be hors d’oeuvres and jazz entertainment will be provided.

To attend, RSVP at [email protected]  or call 620-241-3340. 

Sponsors of the event are CHA, the McPherson Rotary Club and the McPherson Convention and Visitors Bureau.