St. Xavier Alumni Game presented by The Pampered Pet @ St. Xavier Catholic School
Dec 17 @ 8:45 pm – 9:45 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
Flint Hills Bridal Show @ Four Points By Sheraton
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Flint Hills Bridal Show is August 23rd from 12-4pm at the Four Points By Sheraton in Manhattan!
Admission is free! Save time by pre-registering at
Come meet with wedding professionals, enjoy taste testing, specials and prizes!


History of Ireland Program @ Manhattan Public Library
Apr 17 @ 2:00 pm

On Sunday, April 17th, at 2:00 pm the Riley County Genealogical Society (RCGS) is sponsoring a free educational program on the History of Ireland.  Colin Noble will be talking about his native country of Ireland.  Location will be at Manhattan Public Library Auditorium.  Originally from Ireland, Colin came to America in 1991 and founded Noble Hospitality, a hotel management company of which he is owner and President.  Colin has founded and operated businesses around the world as well as his native Northern Ireland.  For more information go to the web site  All programs are open to the public and free to attend.

Annual City Clean Up @ Spin City
Apr 23 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

The City of Junction City, CLEAN Team is celebrating Earth Day by hosting their 8th annual “Operation Clean Sweep”.  Operation Clean Sweep is a city clean up scheduled for Saturday, April 23rd from 8:00 am to noon. Volunteers are needed for this event.  To volunteer please report to Spin City, 915 South Washington at 8:00 am.  Lunch will be provided at 11:30 am.  Bring gloves and drinking water.

Walk to Cure Arthritis @ Sunset Zoo
Apr 30 @ 8:00 am

Walk to Cure Arthritis!  Another Step, Another Victory.  Join them for the Walk to Cure Arthritis at the Sunset Zoo on Saturday, April 30th at 8:00 am.  For more information go to

OK Kids Day at the Range @ Fancy Creek Range
Apr 30 @ 9:00 am – 2:45 pm

OK Kids Day at the Range will be held on Saturday, April 30th from 9:00 am to 2:45 pm.  This instructional shooting clinic provides kids with a safe, comfortable environment for learning about: BB Guns; .22 Rifles; Black Powder Rifles and Archery.  The cost is $10 per participant.  Cost includes lunch, eye and ear protection, use of loaner equipment, ammunition, and personal instructors, Range Safety Officers, and outstanding volunteers.  For boys and girls ages 8 – 15.  Shooters of all levels are welcome.  Fancy Creek Range is located approximately 1/2 mile east of US 77 and 1/2 mile north of the junction of Gardiner Rd and K16 on county road 893 near Randolph, KS. Registration deadline is April 23rd.   For more information call Ben at 785-256-3614.

Storytelling Festival @ Wonder Workshop
Apr 30 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Wonder Workshop’s 2nd Annual Storytelling Festival will be held on Saturday, April 30th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at 506 S 4th Street.  Many activities will be available as well as Music/Entertainment by Wayne Goins duo; Muzizi and Sigma Lambda Beta.  For more information call 785-776-1234 or visit