April – September 2014

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  


Open House @ Riley County Senior Center
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Seniors’ Center, 301 N 4th Street is hosting an open house Wednesday, September 17th from 9:00 am to Noon, to celebrate their recent renovations.  Remarks by dignitaries will be at 10:00 am.  Everyone is welcomed and refreshments will be provided.

Planning Smart Transitions @ Riley County Senior Center
Sep 17 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

The Seniors’ Center, 301 N 4th Street, is hosting a fall seminar series entitled, “Planning Smart Transitions” on Wednesday afternoons.  The series is bringing together 29 local and regional speakers to discuss topics including Sorting, Appraising & Donating Your Stuff; Selling Personal Property; Home Care Options, and Paying for Long Term Care.  The series will also preview a Retirement Living Fair and Tours in October.  The series keynote speaker will be Connie Michaelis, newspaper columnist and marketing director from McCrite Plaza, Topeka on Wednesday, September at 1:oo pm.  Please call the Center for the series schedule and to register, 537-4040.

CASA Comedy Club @ Wareham Opera House
Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

The dinner show will begin at 5:30pm and will be catered by Cox Brothers. Tickets for the dinner show are $65. Tickets for just the early show and no dinner are $30 and doors open at 6:30pm. Late show tickets are $30 and doors open at 9:30pm with the show starting at 10pm.

Featured comedians are:

Karen Rontowski: As seen on The Late Show with David Letterman, Comedy Central and the Bob and Tom Radio Show.

Graig Murphy

Mark Pitta: As seen on the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, and Jay Leno, Comedy Central, Totally Hidden Video on Fox, and Friday Night Videos on NBC

MHS Football Fundraiser @ Bishop Stadium
Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Annual MHS Football BBQ Fundraiser will be held Friday,  September 19th starting at 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at Bishop Stadium.  A Complete Meal includes a BBQ Pork Sandwich, Chips, Pickle, Cooke & Drink for $5.00.  Each item can be purchased separately as well.  Support MHS Football!

Aggieville’s 125th Birthday Street Fair and Dance @ Aggieville
Sep 20 all-day

Aggieville is celebrating it’s 125th anniversary. There will be a Mini Maker Faire (see for more info), a kid’s carnival, an antique car show, a State Fair Food Cook-Off, an ice cream social, a giant donut birthday cake, bands and local performance groups, and historical events dedicated to Kansas’ oldest business business district. This will all lead up to the street dance.

The KSU marching band will perform at 5:00pm, and Willie will also be making an appearance.

Roll & Read @ Riley County Resource Center
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Pack the kids in the stroller & roll on over! Walk, push a stroller, or pull a wagon over a one-mile course – stopping along the way for three Story Time Stations!  This event will be held on Saturday, September 20th from 10:00 – 12:00 pm at the Riley county Family & Child Resource Center, 2101 Claflin.  Please feel free to come & go as you please.  There will be free books for the 1st 200 children that attend.  (birth – PreK)  RCPD will also be doing Child Safety Seat Checks.  For more info call: 785-587-2058.

Touch-A-Truck @ Goody's Plaza
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The seventh annual Touch-A-Truck program sponsored by the Dorothy Bramlage Public Library will be held on Saturday,  September 20th, from 10 am to noon at Goody’s Plaza on East Chestnut Street.  Here families can get an up-close look at a host of working and recreational vehicles and indulge their fascination with “things that go.”  For more information please contact Susan Moyer at 238-4311.