Community

Aug
1
Sat
Everybody Counts @ Douglass Center
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Want to volunteer? Please join Everybody Counts on Saturday, August 1st at the Douglass Center Annex.  Free rides will be provided all day & citywide by Flint Hills ATA.  10:00 to 2:00 pm – Nearly 40 booths sponsored by community organizations offering direct services, educational information, & volunteer opportunities.  Distribution of children’s clothing from USD 383 Fit Closet.  Fun activities & programs for children & families.  10:00 to 1:00 pm – Health screenings (medical, dental, mental health, diabetes, blood pressure, etc.)  Flint Hills Breadbasket bread distribution (while supplies last).  11:00 am – Harvesters Food Distribution (while supplies last). 11:00 to 1:00 pm – Free community meal (first come, first served).  Questions – email everybodycountsmhk@gmail.com.

Water Safari + Kids Free Day @ Sunset Zoo
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Water Safari + Kids Free Day will be this Saturday, August 1st from noon to 4:30 pm.  Enjoy water-themed activities throughout the park including cooling off under the spray of a Manhattan Fire Department truck, splash zones throughout the Zoo, a wee ones water area & more! Plus, children visit free with a paid adult’s admission from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm.  For more information go to SunsetZonn.com.

Water Safari & Free Kids Day @ Sunset Zoo
Aug 1 @ 8:08 pm – 9:08 pm

The Sunset Zoo will have a Water Safari & Kids Free Day on Saturday, August 1st from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. Kids visit with a paid adult’s admission plus we’ll have water activities zoo-wide from Noon to 4:30 pm.  Cool off under the spray of a Manhattan Fire Department truck, run through splash zones sprinkled throughout the Zoo, and even grab a sno-cone from the concession stand!  Swimsuits highly encouraged!

Aug
9
Sun
Liszt Concert @ All Faiths Chapel
Aug 9 @ 3:00 pm

LeRoy Johnson will have an all Liszt Concert at All Faith’s Chapel on Sunday, August 9th at 3:00 pm featuring soprano Amy Rosine Underwood.  This event is sponsored by the MHS Class of 1974 and Friends of LeRoy.

Aug
21
Fri
Brew at the Zoo @ Sunset Zoo
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm

This year’s Brew at the Zoo will be held on Friday, August 21st at noon and is shaping up to be the best yet! Brew goers will enjoy samples from FIVE regional craft brewers.  Tickets go on sale on Monday, August 3rd at noon at SunsetZoo.com/Brew.