The Kansas Veterans’ Cemetery at Fort Riley-Manhattan will participate in the annual Wreaths Across America program with a ceremony on Saturday, December 16th at 11:00 am. Family, friends and the public are cordially invited to attend this ceremony. Please dress warm as the Committal Shelter is not heated and some attending will either be sitting or standing outside the Committal Shelter.
The Manhattan Book Discussion Group and the VIP (Visually Impaired Persons) Support Group will meet on Tuesday, December 19th at the Senior Center. This will be the holiday party and the two groups will be combined for this occasion. There will be a short discussion of this month’s book “Flight of the Sparrow: a Novel of Early America” by Amy Belding. Some of the members will bring treats to share. Please join them between 1:00 – 3:00 pm for this festive gathering. Any questions, please contact Kathy at 539-1973.
You are invited to a Community Christmas Dinner on December 25th, Christmas Day, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Peace Lutheran Church. All are invited! All are welcome! Free to the community!
There will be a New Year’s Eve contra dance at Peace Memorial Hall from 8:30 pm to 12:30 am. Caller will be Kate McBride from Omaha. Live music by the New Year’s Eve House Band. No need to bring a partner. Wear comfortable shoes. Snacks at the break. Brunch and music jam on New Year’s Day.
The Walking the Heartland Support Group will be meeting on Tuesday, January 23rd at 5:00 pm at 2800 Claflin Road. If you are a heart patient or a caregiver for a heart patient, come to our support group meeting to network work others who have experienced this life changing event.