July 24, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ FURNISH by AsterHouse Design
Movie is rated PG: When Scottie Smalls (Thomas Guiry) moves to a new neighborhood, he manages to make friends with a group of kids who play baseball at the sandlot. Together they go on a series of funny and touching adventures. The boys run into trouble when Smalls borrows a ball from his stepdad that gets hit over a fence.
$10 per carload reserves your parking spot.
Bottled water provided.
Snacks available for purchase from Little Batch Company.
Bring lawn chairs and blankets.
The Furnish store will be open - discount on all blankets purchased that night!
Parking opens at 8, movie begins at 9:15.
July 25, 2019, 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ Coco Bolos
Don't miss an evening you won't want to forget! Join us for the first annual Fiesta to Remember: Tastes & Tunes for a Reason Thursday, July 25 at Coco Bolos from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. This Fundraiser and friend-raiser will benefit Meadowlark Memory Program. Ten percent of the daily proceeds and any donations will go directly to Meadowlark Memory Program. This event is sponsored by Central National Bank.
Coco Bolos will be hosting the event during the summer Landshark Music Series. Starting at 7 p.m. enjoy live music by Los Yumas, a local Latin jazz band.
July 25, 2019, 6:00 PM - July 29, 2019, 10:00 PM @ Riley County Fairgrounds
Fun, festive atmosphere of a county fair fills the air beginning July 26 in CiCo Park. The 44th anniversary of the Kaw Valley Rodeo is a big part of the schedule on July 24-29, along with the fair's many 4-H projects, judging and Ottaway Amusements Carnival. Home delicacies and homemade pies among many menu items.
July 26, 2019, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ City Park
Furniture Amnesty Day is an annual event that allows local residents to donate furniture they no longer need so others can select from the donated goods for free. Volunteers will pick up furniture donations within Manhattan City limits if signed up. To schedule furniture pickup, please fill out our online form, or call 785-587-2404. The deadline to sign up for this service is 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 24.
You can also drop off your donations from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Baker Field parking lot in City Park on July 26.
Sign up will begin at 8:00 a.m. at City Park on the day of the event. You will be able to choose time slots between 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. to pick out your furniture. No additional paperwork is needed. Assignments to pick furniture will be on a first-come, first-serve basis. Any furniture left after 4 p.m. is open to the general public.
Please note: Volunteers can help load furniture into vehicles but participants will need to arrange their own method of transpo
July 27, 2019, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Kansas State University Gardens
Annual Iris Sale will be held Sat. July 27th from 8 a.m. till noon at the Kansas State University Gardens, 1500 Denison. Hundreds of locally grown varieties (many award winners) of beautiful iris to choose from. Proceeds benefit the KSU Gardens and the sale is sponsored by the Flint Hills Iris Society.
July 27, 2019, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Saint George Boat Ramp
Join Friends of the Kaw for fun on the Kansas River! This is a day about relaxing and learning about the Kansas River Water Trail; also snacks on a sandbar. All children must be over age 5. Children up to 12 can ride in the middle of a canoe (free). Over 12, they can be in a paddle spot. Sign up to use one of the boats or bring your own. Life jackets required on all FOK trips (provided with boat use). Bring your own boat, provide your own life jacket.
July 28, 2019, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Manhattan Conference Center
Second annual Little Apple Baby Expo where you can discover local resources to guide you through your pregnancy, birth, postpartum recovery and the early parenting years. Guest speakers discuss relevant topics with multiple local vendors, raffle, fashion show, refreshments, activities and fun for the whole family.
July 30, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Blue Sage Gallery at Prairiewood
Join Prairiewood Retreat & Preserve on the last Tuesday of each month for feel-good yoga, followed by a special guest speaker. Each month, they will feature a different inspiring woman who’s a “pioneer” in her field!
Yoga begins at 6pm. $5 entry per person, plus cash bar. Entry Fee goes to local charity of the guest speaker's choice.