Schowalter Villa Events

Learn more about the happenings and events at the Bluestem community of Schowalter Villa in Hesston, KS.

Garden Party

The Garden Party is an annual fundraiser for the Good Samaritan Caring Fund. Invitation only event. The evening features wine and appetizer pairings.

WHEN: June 01, 2024 7:30 pm
WHERE: Hesston, KS
Register for this event!

Schowalter Villa Car Show

Schowalter Villa is planning for its annual car show for the public. The car show will be on Saturday, June 15, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and all car, motorcycle and tractor enthusiasts are invited to bring their vehicles to display.

To register your vehicle as part of the show’s lineup, contact 620-327-3444 or email

The car show is for Schowalter Villa residents, their families and the general public to enjoy looking at and reminiscing about vintage vehicles. In addition to a lineup of vehicles, there will also be food available for purchase, music and games for kids.

WHEN: June 15, 2024 9:00 am
WHERE: 445 S Main St., Hesston, KS

Dementia Forum

Understanding Dementia & Caring For Those Who Have It. 

Understanding dementia is key to being able to care for those who have it. This presentation will review the most common types of dementia and help participants understand why challenging neuropsychiatric symptoms (behaviors) occur. Strategies will be explored regarding the best way to interact with someone with dementia and tips for de-escalating someone with agitation will be demonstrated.

Click here to register for CE.

WHEN: July 17, 2024 6:00 pm
WHERE: Kidron Bethel Village

Home Sweet Hesston

October 3, 4 and 5, 2024

This community-wide homecoming event is a celebration of Hesston and the people who call it home. Designated events throughout the weekend will benefit Schowalter Villa’s Good Samaritan Caring Fund.

Open to the public! 

WHEN: October 03, 2024 12:00 am
WHERE: Hesston, KS

Bluestem Gala

Bluestem Communities invites you to support our mission in 2024 at this years Bluestem Gala. This annual event is a special evening that helps provide for the needs of our residents and participants. 

Registration link to come!

For more information, contact the Fund Advancement Office at 316-836-4879.

WHEN: November 07, 2024 6:00 pm
WHERE: Meridian Center - Newton, KS