MLK, Jr. Prayer Breakfast, will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton on Monday, February 25th starting at 9:00 am. The lecture will be by Featuring Gretchen Cassel Eick, civil rights activist and author of “Dissent in Wichita: the Civil Rights Movement in the Midwest, 1954-72.” The lecture is free, but if eating, the breakfast buffet cost app. $11.
Are you a high schooler living in Riley County that has an idea for a new product or service? Do you have a concept that could lead to a future business? Youth entrepreneurs are invited to participate as individuals or in teams to compete in the 2017 Riley County Youth Entrepreneur Fair on Wednesday, March 14th, 9:30-Noon at Pottorf Hall in CiCo Park. Top products, concepts, and ideas will be awarded CASH PRIZES for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers based on: Business Plan; Two-minute Elevator Speech; 5-6 Minute Tradeshow Presentation. Contact John Jobe or Jennifer Wilson at the Riley County Extension Office for further details about this amazing opportunity. 110 Courthouse Plaza, Room B220 – 785-537-6350.