November 5, 2019, 10:00 AM - October 3, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
An installation by expedition geologist and artist Charles Lindsay, who directs the artist-in-residence program for SETI (Search For Extra Terrestrial Intelligence). The installation will delve into earth's geological and cultural pasts, using scientific equipment salvaged from space exploration archaeology. Specimens and artifacts in Field Station 4 provoke musings on human perceptions of time and space.
January 26, 2020 - December 31, 2020 @ Cassias Gallery, Regnier Hall
May 12, 2020 - August 31, 2020 @ Chang Gallery, Seaton Hall
August 21, 2020, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Virtual on the SNW Gallery Facebook Page
August Artists' Reception on Facebook Live starting at 5pm on Friday, August 21.
Presentations by Sue Godwin, Lisa Grossman and Nancy Teague.
August 28, 2020, 5:15 PM @ Virtual with limited seating at the SNW Gallery and Frames
Please join us for a demonstration by Graphite Artist Kim Taggart. Friday, August 28 at 5:15pm.
Limited seating - reservation required. Please call 785.537.2099 to reserve a seat.
Presentation will be streamed on Facebook Live and available for later viewing on YouTube.
August 9, 2020, All Day
This is a self-directed activity available for all ages, but especially aimed at teens. We have placed geocaches in public parks and trails around town for you to find. Each of our caches has a young adult book inside, free for the taking.
Read the library events page description for more information, and go to www.geocaching.com to find "Library Cache #" geocaches on the map. Event will be available from August to December 2020.
August 10, 2020, All Day
August 11, 2020, All Day
August 12, 2020, All Day
August 13, 2020, All Day
August 13, 2020, 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ Meadowlark
Mark your calendars for a day of BBQ and FUN all in support of Meadowlark Parkinson's Program Thursday, Aug. 13! There will be special buffets for lunch and dinner. Throughout the whole day, ten percent of your purchase will be donated for the program - including dine in, carry out AND drive thru orders! Don't miss some special K-State Family guests and evening entertainment.
Due to COVID-19 regulations, staff will be wearing face masks and event details may change accordingly.
August 14, 2020, All Day
August 14, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
What has ears but cannot hear? A field of corn! Announcing the 14th year of Hoo Haw, an excellent live music performance with mediocre comedy. This familiar, fun-loving cast has been bringing in a full-house for 15 years now. The Columbian has maintained a strick cleaning regimen, has social distancing built into the online seating and we're dying to break a leg! There won’t be a full house but tickets are sure to sell out and the audience is sure to roar. Veteran actor and director Troy Hemphill heads the annual favorite with new skits, songs, and knee-slappers.?
Attend opening night (Aug 14) for dinner and dessert before the show to benefit programming at the Wamego Public Library.?
August 15, 2020, All Day
August 16, 2020, All Day
August 17, 2020, All Day
August 18, 2020, All Day
August 19, 2020, All Day
August 20, 2020, All Day
August 20, 2020, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Downtown Manhattan
Visit Downtown every Third Thursday from May until September!
Come see art exhibits, enjoy various performers, and listen to live music as you peruse Poyntz! Grab a bite from any of our local Downtown eateries and enjoy one of the many drink specials offered from our restaurants and bars. Then explore what's new in the neighborhood - activities will be available for those young in age and young at heart, your favorite Downtown shops will stay open late, and there will be something new to discover every month!
August 21, 2020, All Day
August 22, 2020, All Day
August 23, 2020, All Day
August 24, 2020, All Day
August 25, 2020, All Day
August 26, 2020, All Day
August 27, 2020, All Day
August 28, 2020, All Day
August 29, 2020, All Day
August 30, 2020, All Day
August 31, 2020, All Day
August 13, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ AJ's NY Pizzeria Patio
July 30 - Philosophy of Lions
August 06 - Six Mile Creek
August 13 - Betty the Astronaut
August 20 - The Church Ladies
August 27 - The Great Moon Hoax
August 15, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
What has ears but cannot hear? A field of corn! Announcing the 14th year of Hoo Haw, an excellent live music performance with mediocre comedy. This familiar, fun-loving cast has been bringing in a full-house for 15 years now. The Columbian has maintained a strict cleaning regimen, has social distancing built into the online seating and we're dying to break a leg! There won’t be a full house but tickets are sure to sell out and the audience is sure to roar. Veteran actor and director Troy Hemphill heads the annual favorite with new skits, songs, and knee-slappers.?
August 16, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
August 20, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ AJ's NY Pizzeria Patio
August 21, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
August 22, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
August 23, 2020 - August 28, 2020 @ Virtual
Guests at our Virtual Grab Bag & Silent Auction will test their luck at our traditional Grab Bag drawing!
Each participant will receive a prize, ranging from a bottle of wine to tickets to our spring event, the Promenade on Poyntz.
Participants will also have access to browsing and bidding at our Silent Auction featuring a wide range of items from various MHK businesses and restaurants.
August 23, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
August 27, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ AJ's NY Pizzeria Patio
August 28, 2020, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Virtually
Guests at our Virtual Wine Tasting & Live Auction will virtually join our live-stream event, featuring a vineyard representative to discuss various wine selections, sponsored by Standard Beverage Corporation.
Guests will receive an event basket prior to the event with all of the details and supplies needed to participate in a safe and fun way!
The live-stream will also include our spirited Live Auction led by Lori Rogge with Gene Francis & Associates and will feature some truly one-of-a-kind items.
Guests will also receive access to our Silent Auction event, open for browsing and bidding throughout the week of August 23 - August 28.
August 10, 2020, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Manhattan Public Library
August 3 - September 12
Pre-recorded Youtube videos released Mondays at 10 AM
Parents or caregivers can view this storytime with their little ones to sing together, do some action rhymes, and hear a fun story or two. Each storytime has the same opening and closing songs to provide repetition and structure. Storytellers incorporate early literacy skills appropriate for ages 0-24 months to help your young child playfully enjoy language, melody, rhyming sounds, and motor skills.
August 3 - September 12
Pre-recorded Youtube videos released Mondays at 10 AM
Preschool children can enjoy a storytime just like at the library with familiar opening and closing songs, fun stories and action rhymes. Storytellers incorporates early literacy skills for helping your child develop vocabulary, rhyming, rhythm, imaginative play and the enjoyment of books. These skills help preschoolers get ready for Kindergarten and the process of learning to read.
August 12, 2020, All Day @ Manhattan Public Library
Pick up a free take & make storytime craft at the library! Craft materials available to pick up at the library on the Wednesday prior to storytime, while supplies last. Check the library's events page for craft details.
August 17, 2020, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Manhattan Public Library
August 19, 2020, All Day @ Manhattan Public Library
August 24, 2020, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Manhattan Public Library
August 26, 2020, All Day @ Manhattan Public Library
August 31, 2020, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Manhattan Public Library
August 27, 2020, 5:00 PM - August 28, 2020, 9:00 PM @ Manhattan City Park
"K-State Fans: Are You Ready?" is the popular rallying cry before the Wildcats' football team storms onto the field each Saturday at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. The excitement fans exhibit at home games is cranked up before each season at Purple Power Play in the Park, hosted in City Park the Thursday and Friday before each season-opening football game. Larry Norvell Band Shell is the center of activity as vendors circle the park and K-State Pride of Wildcat Land performs on stage with cheerleaders and Classy Cat dancers.
Any appearance by Willie Wildcat sends children and adults alike into a frenzy of excitement. More fun, coaches address the throngs of purple-clad fans each night of the rally with fireworks to culminate the event.
August 24, 2020, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Manhattan Public Library
"Workshop: Senior Living and Care Options. As we age or experience our parent’s aging, we hear terms we don’t understand, and we seek services that are confusing to us. St. Paul's Senior Services is here to make a senior living and the idea of living in a nursing home less stressful through our Educational Series, “Plan for Tomorrow, Today.”
Each event will address your most asked questions and include guidance from some of San Diego’s most knowledgeable people in senior care to help you make this journey with confidence.
Topics that we will cover:
- Living and Care Options Explained: Memory Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living.
- Navigating the Medical System: Hospitals, Skilled Nursing, and Discharge Plan
- VA Benefits for Senior Care
- Selling Your Home and Downsizing
- Find the right nursing home that fits your needs
For more information contact:
St. Paul's Senior Services
328 Maple Street, San Diego, CA 92103
August 9, 2020, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Frank Anneberg Park
In September 2018, long-time youth and Manhattan High School Soccer Coach, Frank Alonso was diagnosed with Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer. Even though this was devastating news, he was ready to fight. Unfortunately, 35 days after his diagnosis, Frank lost his battle with cancer.
To honor their husband and father, the Alonso family started the You’ll Never Run Alone 5K. The race raises funds and awareness for K-State’s Johnson Cancer Research Center's multidisciplinary team of researchers, committed to developing better technologies for finding pancreatic cancer earlier and treating it more successfully.
August 29, 2020, 9:00 AM @ Tuttle Creek State Park
Come enjoy one of the region's most scenic 5K/10k road races and most enjoyable post-race parties! The Speedy PD is an event to benefit the Meadowlark Hills Parkinson Fund. The Meadowlark Parkinson Fund helps support services for the community to improve the quality of life for all those affected by Parkinson’s disease including patients, caregivers, therapists and nurses.
May 23, 2020, 10:00 AM - September 13, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Play Ball! Behind-the-scenes secrets of baseball, which gained American popularity on an amateur level nearly 200 years ago. You'll want to hop off the bench, grip a bat and belt one out of the park! There are multiple layers of involvement within the sport: player, manager/coach, umpire, scorekeeper or voracious fan. This exhibition contends with how each facet of the game is broken down into math and science.
August 12, 2020, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ AJ'S NY Pizzeria
Join us at AJ's Pizzeria for our first Paws on the Patio 2020
AJ's Pizzeria has graciously offered their space for us to hang out with our adoptable dogs in another venue for you to meet your new furry best friend!! They also donate a percentage of their sales to our organization, so come have some great food and drinks while you meet our dogs every Wednesday from 6-9 pm. We will not be there if it is raining or bad weather.
August 15, 2020, 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Riley County Fairgrounds Arena in CICO Park
Please note the new location this year! We will have approximately 80 varieties of iris for sale. Visit our website at https://www.flinthillsirissociety.com/events for a copy of the availability list. Cash or check only and no early sales. You must wear a mask and practice social distancing when you attend. Supply is limited and proceeds benefit the K-State University Gardens
August 19, 2020, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ AJ'S NY Pizzeria
August 20, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ AJ's NY Pizzeria
Head out to AJ'S NY Pizzeria patio for an evening of pizza and music.
August 20, 2020, 7:00 PM @ The Hat
Catch Parker McCollum in concert from The Hat in Aggieville. Be sure to get tickets online.
August 21, 2020, 7:00 PM @ The Hat
Catch Read Southhall with Grady Spencer & The Work in concert from The Hat in Aggieville.
August 26, 2020, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ AJ'S NY Pizzeria
August 28, 2020, 7:00 PM @ The Hat
Catch William Clark Green with Austin Meade in concert from The Hat in Aggieville. Be sure to get tickets online.