March 30, 2019, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Meadowlark Hills Community Center
Local and area fine artists, i.e., painters, photographers, jewelry makers, etc., exhibit and sell their works to the general public. Work greatly varies in style, subject matter and price points.
March 30, 2019, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Empty Bowls is a fundraiser to fight hunger in MHK. All proceeds from the event will be donated locally to Common Table and Cats Cupboard. Bring your coupon from a bowl make day or make a donation at the door. Local restaurants donate soup and bread. Community members buy the bowls and enjoy soup.
March 31, 2019, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Wefald Pavilion
Find an upgrade to your kids' budget bikes with frames that no longer fit their size. Bring your out-of-function, low-performing or out-of-size bicycle in to swap it out for an already tenderly-loved bike.
March 31, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Manhattan Public Library Auditorium
For the readers of Orphan Train comes the true story of a second wave of humanity that traveled to the Midwest by train. Not well documented in American history, over 100,000 pregnant, unwed young women traveled mostly by train to Kansas City in the early to mid-1900s. Author, KelLee Parr, will talk about how he got started searching for his biological grandmother's information at the Kansas State Historical Society, a little about the search and reunion with his grandmother, and how he came to write his first book.