On Sunday, September 25th, at 2:30 pm in the Peace Memorial Auditorium a program featuring three historic events related to WWII and members of the 1st Infantry Division Band at Ft. Riley will be held. The WWII Reenacting Corps, 82nd Airborne division, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment from El Dorado, KS will demonstrate and show artifacts from the era. The family event will close with Dedication of a new lime stone sign, Peace Memorial Auditorium, facing Poyntz. The program is free. Donations are appreciated for the refurbishing of the foyer and stage. This awesome place is a WWII Living Memorial. Send to Friends of Peace Memorial, P O Box 265, Manhattan, KS 66505.
The next meeting of the Pawnee Mental Health Services’ Board of Directors will be on Tuesday, September 27th at 4:00 pm, in the Conference Room of Pawnee’s Clay Center office. The meeting is open to the public.
St. Luke Lutheran Church in Wheaton will have a Fried Chicken & Ham Supper on Sunday, October 2nd. Serving begins at 4:30 pm. This will include mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetables, salads, coleslaw, homemade breads and pies. Carry outs available. Adults: $8.00 – Children (Ages 5-12): $3.00 and ages 4 and under: FREE. Homemade goodies and crafts will also be available.
The 19th Annual Rob Regier Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, October 7th with a Shotgun Start at 1:00 pm at Colbert Hills Golf Course. This annual golf tournament honors Rob Regier, a K-State grad in pre-dentistry who died of cancer at age 26. It is hosted by Rob’s parents Les & Sandy Regier, and his brother and sister-in-law, Randy & Juli Regier. It’s a 4-person scramble and includes prizes and inneer. Started in 1998 in Kansas City by some of Rob’s Sig Ep fraternity brothers, the tournament is now held in Manhattan.
Local Masons are hosting a free cancer screening on Saturday, October 8th, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Public Health Department in Marysville. It is one of 26 free cancer screenings the Kansas Masonic Foundation is sponsoring across the region in 2016. The event will include skin, prostate screenings as well as bone density tests and facial sun damage assessments. For more information contact Kevin Throm at 785-713-1512 or email@example.com.