Calendar

April 2014 – May 2015

Apr
15
Tue
Spring Music Festival @ Manhattan Town Center
Apr 15 @ 1:30 pm – May 7 @ 2:30 pm
Apr
22
Tue
Spring Music Festival @ Manhattan Town Center
Apr 22 @ 1:30 pm – May 14 @ 2:30 pm
Jun
26
Thu
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 Ticketstorm.com, 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 mcgrawsmanhattan.com.  
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Dec
17
Wed
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
May
2
Sat
Doc Gizmo @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
May 2 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Parents, leave the kids at the Flint Hills Discovery Center on Saturday, May 2nd for Kids’ Science Theater from 530 – 9:00 pm.  Doc Gizmo will be there to provide demonstrations and science experiments.  Children will learn about safety, thunder lightning, radar tracking, along with how to understand and prepare for a storm in the Flint Hills.  The program is geared towards kindergarten through 8th grade.  Children will create their own lip balm to protect their lips from the weather, a rain gauge to keep track of the rain at home and a weather vane to keep an eye on wind changes in the area.  Dinner is included with pre-registration. The event is open to the public.  Visit www.flinthillsdiscovery.org or call 785-587-2726 for more information.

May
5
Tue
Greater Manhattan Reception @ Manhattan Public Library
May 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

There will be a Grants for Greater Manhattan reception for all recipients on Tuesday, May 5th from 4:00 to 5:00 pm at the Manhattan Public Library, 2nd Floor Auditorium.  The public is invited.

May
6
Wed
Riley County Historical Society Quarterly Dinner Meeting @ Blue Hills Room
May 6 @ 6:30 pm

The Riley County Historical Society Quarterly Dinner Meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 6th (dinner 6:30, program 7:15 pm) at the Blue Hills Room.  The program will be Railroad Empire across the Heartland: Rephotographing Alexander Gardner’s Westward Journey by Jim Sherow, Professor of History, Kansas State University.  Dinner: $14.00 (no cancellations after reservation deadline) beef brisket, mashed potatoes, green beans, house salad, rolls and brownies. Dinner reservations must be made by Thursday, April 30th at 785-565-6490.  Program begins about 7:15 pm (no reservations needed for program).  Everyone is welcome to the dinner and program.

May
8
Fri
Celebrating Mother’s Day @ Riley County Senior Center
May 8 @ 1:00 pm

Leading up to their celebration of Mother’s Day on Friday, May 8th, during the week of May 4th-8th they will have a silent auction on women’s handbags.  The handbags will contain accessories and gift cards to local businesses.  The winner of each handbag will be announced at the Mother’s Day program on Friday, May 8th at 1:00 pm.  G. Thomas Jewelers will present a program about current trends in jewelry, graduation gift ideas, and ways to simplify the process of wearing jewelry.  Everyone will be able to make their own individual Fruit Pizzas for refreshments.  Please let them know if you plan to attend so they can be sure to have enough fruit pizza ingredients on hand.

May
9
Sat
Hunger Food Drive
May 9 all-day

On Saturday, May 9th, the National Association of Letter Carriers will conduct their annual stamp out Hunger Food Drive.  Please leave non-perishable food items in or at your mailbox on Saturday, May 9th for pick up by your letter carrier.  All food donations will be taken to the Flint Hills Breadbasket.  Help stamp out hunger!

Fort Riley Post-Wide Yard Sale @ Forty Riley
May 9 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

The general public is invited to the post-wide yard sale May 9th from 8:00 to noon at Fort Riley.  During the special event, visitors may enter Fort Riley without stopping at the visitor Control Center.  All vehicles with a visitor (any occupant who does not have a Department of Defense ID card or Fort Riley access badge or pass) must enter through Henry Gate, located at Exit 301 of Interstate 70 (I-70).  For more information about Fort Riley or the post-wide yard sale, visit www.riley.army.mil.