Calendar

March – September 2014

Mar
7
Fri
“Harvey” at Manhattan Arts Center @ Grosh Performance Hall
Mar 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

When Elwood P. Dowd and his imaginary friend Harvey continually embarrass his social-climbing sister Veta, it’s time to take action.  Veta tries to have her brother committed at the Chumley’s Rest sanitarium…but a mix-up gets her locked away instead.  Elwood and Harvey are on the loose!

Come see this timeless classic at the Manhattan Arts Center.  Performances are at 7:30pm Friday and Saturday evenings…and 2:00pm on Sunday.  Tickets start as low as $10, and there’s a military discount!

Mar
8
Sat
“Harvey” at Manhattan Arts Center
Mar 8 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

When Elwood P. Dowd and his imaginary friend Harvey continually embarrass his social-climbing sister Veta, it’s time to take action.  Veta tries to have her brother committed at the Chumley’s Rest sanitarium…but a mix-up gets her locked away instead.  Elwood and Harvey are on the loose!

Come see this timeless classic at the Manhattan Arts Center.  Performances are at 7:30pm Friday and Saturday evenings…and 2:00pm on Sunday.  Tickets start as low as $10, and there’s a military discount!

Mar
9
Sun
“Harvey” at Manhattan Arts Center
Mar 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

When Elwood P. Dowd and his imaginary friend Harvey continually embarrass his social-climbing sister Veta, it’s time to take action.  Veta tries to have her brother committed at the Chumley’s Rest sanitarium…but a mix-up gets her locked away instead.  Elwood and Harvey are on the loose!

Come see this timeless classic at the Manhattan Arts Center.  Performances are at 7:30pm Friday and Saturday evenings…and 2:00pm on Sunday.  Tickets start as low as $10, and there’s a military discount!

Apr
27
Sun
Clay Center Free Dental Mission @ Clay Center Family Dental Care
Apr 27 @ 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
FREE DENTAL CARE FRIDAY APRIL 25TH 

WHERE:           Clay Center Family Dental Care; 714 Liberty St. – Clay Center, KS

HOW:               First come, First Served – Tickets available beginning at 5:30 am –
Services begin at 7:30 am
 

                 **** You MUST have a ticket to be admitted ****
WHAT:             Exams, X-Rays, Fillings, Extractions and Cleanings
WHO:               Adults only who have no dental insurance and who are struggling
financially and have no other means to pay for dental care
QUESTIONS:     www.claycenterdentalmission.com - Do NOT telephone the office
Sep
23
Tue
Tech Tuesday @ Manhattan Public Library
Sep 23 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Tech Tuesday workshop “How to Download eBooks” will be held on Tuesday, September 23rd at 2:00 pm.  This class will walk you through the steps of downloading eBooks from the Sunflower eLibrary onto your mobile devices and computers.  Bring your device or computer with you and leave with great new eBooks and audiobooks.

Sep
24
Wed
Transportation Open House @ C.L. Hoover Opera House
Sep 24 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The Flint Hills Metropolitan Planning Organization (FHMPO) and its consultant team will be hosting an open house on Wednesday, September 24th from 4:30 – 7:00 pm at the C.L. Hoover Opera House.  As part of the development of the region’s first long-range transportation plan, the Flint Hills Transportation Plan, the FHMPO is seeking public feedback regarding roadway conditions, bicycle and pedestrians facilities, transit service and more.  The open house allows citizens to come and go as they please and have informal conversations with FHMPO staff or the consultant team members.  There will be a formal presentation at 5:30 pm.

Transportation Open House @ Manhattan City Commission Room
Sep 24 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The Flint Hills Metropolitan Planning Organization (FHMPO) will be hosting an open house on Wednesday, September, 24th from 4:30 – 7:00 pm at the Manhattan City Commission Room.  As part of the development of the region’s first long-range transportation plan, the Flint Hills Transportation Plan, the FHMPO is seeking public feedback regarding roadway conditions, bicycle and pedestrians facilities, transit service, and more.  This open house format allows citizens to come and go as they please and have informal conversations with FHMPO staff or the consultant team members.  There will be a formal presentation at 5:30 pm.

Sep
25
Thu
Papa Johns School Night @ Papa Johns
Sep 25 – Sep 28 all-day

Order from Papa Johns Thursday, September 25th thru Sunday, September 28th and receive 40% off your Regular Menu Price Order, plus an additional 10% will be donated back to the Manhattan High School Football Team.  When placing order must give Papa Johns team member the code or must enter the promo code for all online orders.  ONLINE PROMO CODE: MHSFB.  Order at www.papajohns.com.

Sleepout for the Homeless @ Bosco Plaza
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm – Sep 26 @ 7:00 am

K-state’s Silver Key Sophomore Honorary is hosting its annual Sleepout for the Homeless on Thursday, September 25th.  The event will begin at 7:00 pm at the Bosco Plaza.  Silver Key members will be there until 7:00 am to raise awareness about homelessness in the Manhattan community.  Special thanks to Burnett Automotive and Mike’s Wrecker Service for their support and donation during the car bash event to raise money for the Manhattan Emergency Shelter.  Silver Key will be collecting toiletries, personal hygiene products, food as well as monetary donations at the event.  All donations will go to the Manhattan Emergency Shelter.

Sep
26
Fri
Night at the Musuem @ Oz Museum
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The OZ Museum is hosting Night at the Museum on Friday, September 26th from 7:00 to 9:00 pm.  This event is going to be an evening where our favorite Oz characters come to life with the help of Oz historian John Fricke.  This evening is also going to help bring awareness to the fundraising of the OZ Museum facade. Special guests attending during the OZtoberFest will be John Fricke, author Paul Miles Schneider and Oz collector Johnpaul Cafiero.  For more information contact The Columbian Theatre at 785-456-2029.