Calendar

Sep
22
Tue
Taylor Swift @ Sprint Center
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm
Taylor Swift is coming to the Sprint Center in Kansas City September 21-22!
Everyday this week, when you hear Taylor at 9a, Noon, and 5p, text “taylor” and your name to 62582.
Everyday we’ll draw a finalist to win a pair of tickets and dinner at the Yardhouse. We’ll draw our final winner on Friday. Stay tuned this weekend for your last chance weekend to win even more tickets to Taylor swift!
Oct
5
Mon
Kevin Hart @ Bramlage Coliseum
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm

Kevin Hart is coming to Bramlage Coliseum!

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The show is October 5, 2015 at 7:30 PM. 
Click the link above to buy tickets, OR…
Listen for Kevin’s Call-Out during the Pizza Shuttle Lunch Party weekdays from noon-1pm.
Text “Kevin” to 88474 and wait by your phone. Because if you win, we’ll be calling you right back!
Oct
18
Wed
Soil Health Workshop @ Nelson's Landing
Oct 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

The Riley County Conservation District is hosting a Soil Health and Cover Crop Tour on Wednesday, October 18th at Nelson’s Landing.  Start time is 9:00 am.  Contact the Riley County Conservation District to reserve your spot.  785-537-8764 or Aubrey.Evans@ks.nacdnet.net.  Coffee, water and fresh coffee cake will be available.

Riley County Historical Society Dinner Meeting @ Family and Child Resource Center
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Wednesday, October 18th the Riley County Historical society will hold its annual dinner meeting and program at the Family and Child Resource Center (lower level) 2101 Claflin Road.  The dinner will begin at 6:30 pm.  Cost of the dinner is $11.00 and reservations must be made by calling 785-565-6490 by October 11th.  The program will begin around 7:15 pm.  Dr. Steve Christy, member of the Board of Directors of the Kansas Barn Alliance will speak on “Beauty and Heritage, Why We Save Our Historic Barns”.  The program is free and does not require a reservation.  Everyone is invited.

Oct
20
Fri
MHS Theatre Camp @ MHS West Campus
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Manhattan High Thespians will be hosting the second annual Kids’ Theatre Camp on Friday, October 20th at MHS West Campus from 1:00 to 5:00 pm.  The camp is open to anyone in kindergarten through eighth grade.  Students will be led through basics about lighting, sound costuming, makeup, improvisation, and dancing for theatre productions.  Members of the high school Thespian Club will run the camp with adult supervision.  The cost of one child application is $25 and $10 for every additional student:  Email: manhattanhighthespians941@gmail.com or call/text: 785-539-4742 for an application form and more information.  Forms and payment should be turned in by Friday September 29th at the Manhattan High School main office, or mailed to Linda Uthoff @ MHS, 2100 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS  66502.

Garage Sale @ Wreath Barn - CiCo Park
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 8:00 pm

The Riley County 4-H Citizenship Washington Focus Fundraiser Garage Sale will be held on Friday, October 20th from 6:00-8:00 pm and Saturday, October 21st from 7:30 am to Noon at Wreath Barn in CiCo Park north of Pottorf Hall.  If you would like to donate to this event you may drop off items on location on Thursday, October 19th, Noon to 8:00 pm and Friday, October 20th from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.  If you have questions about this event contact John Jobe at 785-537-6350.

Oct
21
Sat
Lions Club Pancake Feed & Craft Show @ Pottorf Hall-CiCo Park
Oct 21 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Manhattan Lions Club Pancake Feed with Kansas Quality Woodworkers Arts & Crafts Show will be held on Saturday, October 21st from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm at Pottorf Hall.  They will have pancakes, sausages & choice of eggs with coffee, orange drink or water.  Blind made products including brooms and other useful items. Vision/Eye evaluations for kids to determine need for further examination, 9:00 – 11:30 am.  Fire engine rides on “Old Engine #1” for children and parents by MHK Fire Dept 9:00 – 11:30 am.  Large exhibition of arts ad crafts by local crafts people for personal or gift enjoyment.

Oct
25
Wed
Church Fall Supper @ Randolph United Methodist Church
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Randolph United Methodist Church will hold there Fall Supper on Wednesday, October 25th from 5:00 to 7:30 pm at the church.  Menu will be Swedish Meatballs; Creamed Chicken; Mashed Potatoes, Corn or Green Beans; Variety of Salads and Relishes and Homemade Bread and Pie.  Cost: Preschool – free; K – 6th grade -$2.50 and Adults – $8.00.  Everyone welcome.

Oct
26
Thu
Okt-FLU-ber Fest 2017 @ Riley County Health Department
Oct 26 @ 1:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Flu season is here once again and the Riley County Health Department is preparing to provide the flu vaccine to Riley County residents.  The community is invited to attend the 6th annual Okt-FLU-ber Fest event taking place on Thursday, October 26th from 1:30 pm – 7:00 pm at the Riley County Health Department Campus 2101 Campus Road.  The first 350 children to receive their flu vaccine will be given a free pumpkin!  Vaccine registration will close at 6:00 pm.  In addition to the vaccines, there will be kids’ games, face painting, snacks community partner booths, and lots of fun.  For more information please contact Julie Hettinger via email at jhettinger@rileycountyks.gov or via telephone 785-776-4779 ext 7612.

Oct
28
Sat
C Clyde Run/Fun Run/Walk @ Bosco Plaza
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am

The College of Business Administration presents the sixth annual C. Clyde Run/Fun Run/Walk in honor of Dr. C. Clyde Jones, the college’s first dean, and his beloved wife Midge.  Race headquarters and starting line at Bosco Plaza.  Event takes place rain or shine.  Check-in begins at 8:00 am.  5k race and Midge’s Mile Family Run beings at 9:00.  For more information, visit cba.k-state.edu/cclyderun or contact C Clyde Jones at at seeclyde@cox.net or Melanie Horton at mhorton@ksu.edu.