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
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
Stars of the Prairie Quilt Show @ St Thomas More Activity Center
Apr 17 @ 12:00 pm – Apr 25 @ 3:00 pm

The Konza Prairie Quilt Guild of Manhattan will sponsor the Stars of the Prairie Quilt Show on Friday, April 24th from noon to 6:00 pm and on Saturday, April 25th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at St. Thomas More Activity Center.  Admission is $5.00.  There will be vendors, 200 plus quilts, and refreshments.  Please, no spike heels or strollers.

Bag Lady Auction @ St Thomas More Church
Apr 17 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The 13th Annual Bag Lady Auction will be held on Friday, April 17th from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at the St. Thomas More Community Room.  Doors open at 5:00.  This is a benefit for the Manhattan Emergency Shelter.  For more information contact the Emergency Shelter at 785-537-3113 or go to

Vision 360 Banquet @ Hilton Garden Center
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Manhattan Christian College will hold their annual Vision 360 Banquet on Friday, April 17th at the Hilton Garden Center at 6:00 pm.  This banquet brings together current students, alum and friends of the college to celebrate what God is doing through MCC.  Alumni awards and student awards are part of the program.  This free event provides an opportunity for friends of the college to invite others who might be interested in knowing more about it.  RSVP online or call 785-539-3571.

K-State Baseball Military Appreciation Night @ Tointon Family Stadium
Apr 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

K-State Baseball Military Appreciation Night will be held on Friday, April 17th at 6:30 pm at Tointon Family Stadium.  Get out and watch the Cats take on Texas Tech Red Raiders!  Join in and take a moment to say “thank you” with fun for everyone! $3 tickets with military ID.

Spring Pancake Feed @ First Presbyterian Church
Apr 18 @ 7:00 am – 7:00 pm

Local Boy Scout Troop 74 will have their Spring Pancake Feed Fundraiser on Saturday, April 18th from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm at the First Presbyterian Church, Presby Place.  All you can eat pancakes, served with two sausage links, coffee and orange drink.  Tickets may be purchased at the door.  Adults $5, Children (6 and under) $2.  Proceeds are applied toward the troops scouting program.

Community Emergency Response Team @ Emergency Management Building
Apr 18 @ 8:00 am – Apr 25 @ 5:00 pm

CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) training is set for April 18th & 25th from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Emergency Management Building (both days are required).  CERT members learn preparedness, fire suppression, medical operations, team organization, disaster psychology, light search & rescue.  This is a very interactive hands on course with a simulated disaster drill at the end.  The class is FREE.  If you are interested in attending please email

Wonder Workshop @ Wonder Workshop
Apr 18 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Wonder Workshop will be held on Saturday, April 18th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at 506 S. 4th Street.  They will have storytellers; Music; Poetry and Activities.  Cost is $5.00 per person.  100% of the profits will be used to provide scholarships for elementary students in their summer Think Big Camp! For more information go to, email or call 785-776-1234.