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
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 flinthillsbridalshow.com
Come meet with wedding professionals, enjoy taste testing, specials and prizes!
The Manhattan Book Discussion Group and the VIP (Visually Impaired Persons) Support Group will meet on Tuesday, January 17th at the Senior Center. The Book Group will meet at 1:00. The title this month is “A Spool of Blue Thread” by Anne Tyler. The VIP meeting will follow from 2:00 – 3:00 pm. This will be a planning meeting. They would like to know what topics would be of interest to those in our community dealing with vision loss. If you are unable to join, please call Kathy at 539-1973 with any suggestions you may have.
K-State Research and Extension will hold Gardening Education Events on Saturday, January 21st beginning at 9:00 am with Growing in Riley County. Herb Gardening will be at 10:00 am and Creating a Water Feature at 11:00 am. For more information contact Gregg Eyestone, Extension Agent at 785-537-6350.
MLK, Jr. Community Celebration will be held at the Manhattan Fire Station on Saturday, January 22nd from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. Featuring the art and writing contest winners from local schools (Bluemont, Theodore Roosevelt, Manhattan Catholic School, Manhattan High School) music, fellowship, recognition of the annual Spirit of Martin Luther King, Jr. Award winners, and speaker Zelia Wiley, interim provost for the diversity at K-State. The title of her talk is “2017”: Education, Diversity & Dr. King’s Dream.”
The Kansas State University/Manhattan Chapter of the American Guild of Organists will present a recital on Sunday, January 22nd, at 3:00 pm at First United Methodist Church. A wide variety of organ music will be performed and there is no admission charge.
People seeking help selecting a health insurance plan for 2017 or wanting to know whether they would qualify for a health insurance tax exemption have an opportunity to talk to experts on Monday, January 23rd from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Dorothy Bramlage Public Library. There is no cost to attend this event, but people should call the Area Agency on Aging at 800-432-2703 to schedule an appointment.
K-State Research and Extension will have a Gardening Education Event Totally Tomatoes on January 26th from 10:30 am to noon at Nelson’s Landing. For more information contact Gregg Eyestone, Extension Agent at 785-537-6350.