April 2014 – April 2015

Spring Music Festival @ Manhattan Town Center
Apr 15 @ 1:30 pm – May 7 @ 2:30 pm
Spring Music Festival @ Manhattan Town Center
Apr 22 @ 1:30 pm – May 14 @ 2:30 pm
TECH N9NE @ RC McGraw's
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm
All the Hits Z963 and Hogan Entertainment present Kansas City’s own, Tech N9ne’s Independent Grind Tour at RC McGraw’s Thursday, June 26th! 
Tickets are $35 in advance at, RC McGraw’s and Stickels Cleaners. Tickets are $40 the day of the show.  Like the VIP treatment?  Get VIP tickets for only $55!  For more upcoming shows, like RC McGraw’s on Facebook or check out  


St. Xavier Alumni Game presented by The Pampered Pet @ St. Xavier Catholic School
Dec 17 @ 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
The Pampered Pet presents the St. Xavier High School Alumni Game!
December 20, 2014 7:00 PM

Help them to raise $50,000 by March 1st to keep the school open!

  • Chili Feed at 6:00 PM
  • Former coaches, priests, & players will be there
  • Auction and raffles during the game
  • Game starts at 7:30 PM
Celebrate Mercy Becoming Via Christi Hospital @ Mercy Regional Health Center
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Mercy Regional Health Center is days away from adopting its new name and is inviting the community to join in their celebration.  On Friday, April 24th, Mercy officially will become Via Christi Hospital.  The day will begin at 9:00 am with a special Mass at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, followed by a 10:30 am blessing of the hospital and groundbreaking ceremony celebrating a major facility expansion that will take place on the hospital’s front lawn.  The ceremony will be followed by a community barbecue from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm on the hospital’s back lawn.  Activities will include a photo booth, giveaways and more.

Johnson & Johnson Interview Day @ Building 210 Room 118D
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

The Johnson & Johnson medical devices sales team is holding an “Interview Day” at Fort Riley from 9 to 11:30 am on Friday, April 24th.  Hiring managers Andrew Daniel and Michael Terrones will be on hand to talk to transitioning soldiers who hold a bachelor’s degree.  The event will be held in Room 118D in Bldg 210, Custer Avenue.

Walk to Cure Arthritis @ Wefald Pavilion City Park
Apr 25 all-day

Walk to Cure Arthritis will be held on Saturday, April 25th, at City Park, Wefald Pavilion,   for more information or to register go to

General Public Lecture in Physics @ Hale Library
Apr 27 @ 4:30 pm

Michael Brooks will present the 2015 Chester Peterson, Jr. Public Lecture in Physics.  This lecture, “Welcome to Wonderland: Making sense of life in a quantum universe” will be held on Monday, April 27th at 4:30 pm in the Hemisphere Room of Hale Library at Kansas State University.  Brooks is noted for explaining complex scientific research and findings to the general public.  Copies of Dr. Brook’s newest book “At The Edge of Uncertainty” will be available for sale outside of the Hemisphere Room in the Gallery at 4:00 pm.  Dr. Brooks will be available to sign the book at that time and immediately following the lecture for a short time.  Refreshments will be available at 4:00 pm in the foyer of the Hemisphere Room.  The lecture is open to the public and is free of charge.  Students, faculty and community members are encouraged to attend.

American Music Spectacular @ Peace Memorial Auditorium
Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm

On Monday, April 27th at 7:30 pm the K-State Music Fraternity Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia will present their 2nd Annual Music Spectacular at the Peace Memorial Auditorium.  Admission is free.  Donations accepted.

Spring Indoor Sale @ Riley County Senior Center
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – Apr 30 @ 3:00 pm

The Riley County Seniors’ Service Center is holding its annual Spring Indoor Sale on Wednesday, April 29th and Thursday, April 30th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm and Friday, May 1st from 9:00 am to 1:30 pm.  The sale, which is an annual fundraiser, will be held at the Center.  Center members and the public have donated items for the sale, which is open to the public.  Shoppers will find a variety of household items, kitchenware, arts and craft supplies, glassware, luggage, lamps, a brass bed frame, garden supplies, and many more items too numerous to list.  The Center will accept donations through noon on Tuesday, April 28th (no shoes, clothes, exercise equipment, televisions, or weapons, please).  The proceeds from this fundraising event support the Center’s programs and activities.