April 2014 – March 2015
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 Christian School will host its annual Kindergarten and K4 Roundup on Friday, March 6th. There will be two sessions. The morning session will run from 9:00-10:00 am and the evening session will run from 6:30-7:30 pm. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the early childhood programs, meet the teachers and tour the facilities. For more information, please call 785-776-2223 or visit the website at www.flinthillschristianschool.org.
The City of Manhattan invites you to the Open House of the Passenger Terminal Expansion at the Manhattan Regional Airport on Friday, March 6th from 2:00 – 6:00 pm.
The Kiwanis Club & Chris Cakes will have a Pancake Feed on Saturday, March 7th from 8:30 – 10:30 am on Moro Street for Fake Patty’s Day. They will be serving pancakes, sausage and tang to early risers. Cost will be $6.00. This will be followed from 12:00 – 6:00 pm by live bands playing on a stage near the Speed Wash.
The Flint Hills Area Builders Association presents the Flint Hills Home Show on Saturday, March 7th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and on Sunday, March 8th from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at the National Guard Armory. For more information go to flinthillsbuilders.com or call 785-532-9080.
Do you have a love of the prairie that you would like to share with others? Is hiking the nature trail at Konza Prairie one of your favorite activities? Do you have a deep curiosity and a love of learning? If so, they would love for you to be a volunteer (“docent”) at Konza Prairie! Beginning, Saturday, March 7th at 9:00 am Konza Prairie will be hosting their “Volunteer/Docent Orientation”. Go visit that morning and learn about their volunteer program and how you can be a part of this exciting organization. Being a volunteer at Konza Prairie involves more than one day of training. They train you during 10 Saturday-morning session on topics pertinent to the tallgrass prairie and the Flint Hills, including: geology, history, botany, fire management, and ecology. For more information contact Jill Haukos at 785-587-0381.
A soup supper will be held at the Green Valley Community Center, 3770 Green Valley Road on Saturday, March 7th from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. They will be serving chili and chicken noodle soup. Cost is $4.00 for adults and $2.00 for children.
The USD 383 Families in Transition Closet is moving from Lee Elementary to the College Avenue United Methodist Church. On March 8th at 2:00 pm, volunteers will carry many of the items to the new location as a way to raise awareness in the community about the needs of USD 383 families in transition and to give citizens a chance to put their concern into action. They are hopeful for at least 100 participants willing to make the FIT Mile March while getting to know each other, the reasons they are marching, and growing in their understanding of the needs of Families In Transition. If you are interested in participating in the FIT Mile March, contact Pastor Patrick at email@example.com. FIT Mile March t-shirts will be available to volunteers and to those interested in coming and learning more about the school district’s work to help Families In Transition on a first come first serve basis. To participate, contact Pastor Patrick and plan to meet in the parking lot west of the department of agriculture grain science building on Dickens Avenue. Participants will ride a bus to Lee Elementary School and walk back to College Avenue Church.