Get 5 Free Rides with Uber in Wichita

Uber Rider App

Wichita is one of 24 cities in which Uber has just launched its app-based ride sharing service. The company operates in 205 cities worldwide, according to its website. Billed as a taxi alternative, Uber users download an app to request a ride and then pay via credit card information stored in the app. The driver who comes to pick you up is an independent contractor paid by Uber - you don't pay … [Read more...]

$10 haircuts for kids at JCPenney Salons

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To help kids go back to school with style, JCPenney is offering $10 haircuts to children in grades K-6. This deal is good through Sept. 6 at participating salons, so you might want to ask if your preferred salon is participating when you call for an appointment. Click here for locations nationwide. Copyright Living on the Cheap. The post $10 haircuts for kids at JCPenney Salons appeared first … [Read more...]

Sedgwick County Trash Coupons Are Back


The Sedgwick County Trash Coupons are back. Sedgwick County will once again offer residents a coupon for free trash disposal of bulky items up to 1,000 pounds. (Loads exceeding this limit are accepted, but will be subject to fees.) You have to haul it, but with the coupon there will be no charge for disposing of it. An online request form will be available beginning July 14 at … [Read more...]

Free clothing give-away

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St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church in south Wichita holds a free clothing give away on the first Saturday of every month. The giveaway is from 8 a.m. to noon. There are no income guidelines and there's no paperwork required - just take what you need. Donations of gently-used clothing and small household items are accepted. Call 529-8666 to arrange times for donations, or visit Wednesday evening … [Read more...]

Get Up to $100 Rebate from the City of Wichita on Water-Saving Devices


Good news! If you are a Wichita resident who receives your water bill from Wichita Water Utilities, you may be eligible for a rebate on the purchase of qualifying water-saving appliances or devices. The rebate is offered on a first-come, first-served basis to all active water customers. The City of Wichita rebate program began Monday, July 1, 2014, according to a press release issued by the … [Read more...]

FREE Car Seat Safety Checks in Wichita

Free Safe Kids car seat checks at Via Christi in Wichita

Wesley is holding free child car seat checks in Wichita. Your infant or child car seat will be checked for safety and proper installation by Wesley’s certified car seat specialists. The car seat checks are free and you don't need an appointment. There are two locations: Wesley BirthCare Center parking lot at Hillside and Murdock Streets On Tuesdays, July 8 & 22, Aug. 5 & 19; from … [Read more...]

Free Dental Services for Kids March 8

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The 8th annual "Give Kids A Smile Day" will be held Saturday, March 8, 2014. Sedgwick County children between the ages of 3 and 12 years old who do not have dental insurance will receive free dental services during the special one-day clinic. An appointment is necessary. To schedule an appointment for your child, call 882-2172 (for English) or 554-4165 (for Spanish). The Give Kids a Smile … [Read more...]

Free Firewood and Mulch at Sedgwick County Zoo

Free Firewood and Mulch Wichita Sedgwick County Zoo

Free Firewood Is Back! Sedgwick County Zoo, Westar Energy and the City of Wichita have teamed up to give away firewood and mulch this winter. The free firewood and mulch is provided from Westar Energy’s ReliabiliTree tree trimming program and the City of Wichita’s forestry tree pruning and removal operations. You can pick up the free firewood - and free wood chips to use as mulch - in the north … [Read more...]