Log Out | Member Center



Ribbon cutting scheduled for Koch Scouting Center

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at 8:08 a.m.

The Quivira Council of the Boy Scouts of America has a new home.

The ribbon cutting for the Koch Scouting Center, 3247 N. Oliver, is scheduled for 4 p.m. Thursday. The Quivira Council supports more than 13,000 Scouts and their families and volunteers in 30 counties in central and south-central Kansas.

The ceremony will include Wichita City Council member James Clendenin, representatives from Koch Industries, Schafer Johnson Cox and Frey architects, and Dondlinger and Sons Construction.

The 14,000-square-foot building will house the group’s administrative offices, 24 employees, a retail store and meeting rooms. An open house and tours of the new center are scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m.

Subscribe to our newsletters

The Wichita Eagle welcomes your comments on news of the day. The more voices engaged in conversation, the better for us all, but do keep it civil. Please refrain from profanity, obscenity, spam, name-calling or attacking others for their views. Please see our commenting policy for more information.

Have a news tip? You can send it to wenews@wichitaeagle.com.

Search for a job


Top jobs