The Downtown Hays Development Corporation and the Hays Welcome Center ask first responders to join them as they recognize first responders for all they do for the community of Hays.
There will be a free waffle bar from 6 to 8 a.m. Jan. 10 at The Golden Griddle, 230 W. Ninth St. for first responders. The food will include Belgian waffles with fruit topping and whip cream, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage and fresh coffee.
For first responders only, carry out will be available. Just drive up to the front of the building and let the staff know you need it to go.
The general public is invited too if you would like to say thank you to first responders. Members of the public can eat for $10.69. Wear blue for a 10 percent discount.