May 25, 2019, 10:00 AM - September 8, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Artist. Inventor. Scientist. Genius. Leonardo Da Vinci was a true Renassaince Man. One of the greatest painters yet he only completed a few works. Da Vinci was a dreamer and inventor, and his love for math, science and art are highlighted through this fascinating interactive exhibition. Catapults, parachutes and a hang glider are just some of the inventions Da Vinci incorporated to explore the art of science.In an accompanying exhibit in the Mezzanine Gallery, AIB Food First; learn how AIB helps companies bring safe, high-quality food to the world, and play baker for the day on the Discovery Center's second floor gallery.
May 30, 2019, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Manhattan City Park
Our much-awaited Johnny Kaw celebration is on hold due to rainy spring weather that has presented construction scheduling challenges. Check with Visit Manhattan for updates on this rescheduled event, when we'll celebrate the renovated area around Johnny Kaw statue in Manhattan's City Park.Johnny's very own, new plaza area will possess descriptive boards, LED lighting, limestone seating and accessibility improvements. Once the event is rescheduled, join the fun with pancake cookies served up and 6 p.m. (tentative ) fun run. Plus, we'll stage a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the new plaza area that expresses Johnny's incredible tall tales.
May 30, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Columbian Theatre
Benefit for the Columbian Theatre. Stroll around Wamego and sample variety of wines, beers and hors d'oeuvres at 12 locations: Audity Ally, Barleycorn's, Ironclad, The Lollipop Shop, OZ Museum, OZ Winery, State Farm Insurance (Michele Jacobs), The Basement Tack Shop, Underground Fitnessm, Wamego Drug Store.