Calendar

May
3
Sat
Run For The Hills 5K @ Blue Earth Plaza
May 3 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am

The North-Central Flint Hills Area Agency on Aging, Inc., a private, non-profit organization, plans, coordinates and sponsors services across 18 counties in Kansas. This race benefits “Solutions for Seniors” provided by the NC-FH AAA. These solutions include Friendship Meals /Meals on Wheels, In-Home Care Services, Medicare Counseling and other essential services needed by many seniors and their caregivers.
41 Senior Centers serve 2,041 meals to seniors and caregivers each day.
Four Regional Offices provide Options Counseling, information & assistance and answers to questions.

Race options include a 5k run/walk. Awards presentation follows the finishing of the 5k. The race is open to everyone. Those under the age of 18 must have a guardian sign off on the waiver of liability portion in this brochure. Dogs, skateboards, roller skates and motorized vehicles are not allowed on the race course. The race will start and finish at the Blue Earth Plaza located outside of the Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 S. 3rd Street, Manhattan, KS 66502.

TO REGISTER GO TO: http://manhattanrunningco.com/ai1ec_event/run-for-the-hills-5k/?instance_id=402#.Ur37ofRDt_g

Become A Homeowner! @ Commerce Bank Building
May 3 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Attend an orientation to find out if you’re eligible to purchase a home from Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity. You MUST attend an orientation to receive an application.

May
10
Sat
Become A Homeowner! @ Commerce Bank Building
May 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Attend an orientation to find out if you’re eligible to purchase a home from Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity. You MUST attend an orientation to receive an application.

May
16
Fri
MHS Dinner Theater GALA: “Barnyard” @ MHS Rezac Auditorium
May 16 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

A Dinner Theatre GALA for the community called BARNYARD that NHS is touring to Scotland this summer for the American High School Theatre Festival, part of the world’s largest Arts Festival,  the Edinbugh Fringe Festival.

The play was written for Manhattan High School drama students by MHS class of 1964 alum Richard Broadhurst, a California playwright who has worked with MHS playwrighting and acting students three times before now.

The fundraising performance will be May 16 at 7pm Rezac Auditorium.

May
17
Sat
Become A Homeowner! @ Commerce Bank Building
May 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Attend an orientation to find out if you’re eligible to purchase a home from Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity. You MUST attend an orientation to receive an application.

May
24
Sat
Become A Homeowner! @ Commerce Bank Building
May 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Attend an orientation to find out if you’re eligible to purchase a home from Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity. You MUST attend an orientation to receive an application.

May
31
Sat
Become A Homeowner! @ Commerce Bank Building
May 31 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Attend an orientation to find out if you’re eligible to purchase a home from Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity. You MUST attend an orientation to receive an application.

Jun
7
Sat
Quiz Bowl Tournament @ Nelson's Landing
Jun 7 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Help renovate an 1887 building for a museum! The Arts & Memories Museum in northern Riley County is hosting a Quiz Bowl Tournament to raise funds to help renovate an 1887 native Kansas limestone building to be used as a new home for part of the museum’s items. The Quiz Bowl will take place on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Nelson’s Landing in Leonardville, KS. The first round will begin at 11:30 a.m. Teams are needed, so please be sure to sign-up to play. The registration form and everything you will need to be successful in playing can be found on the museum’s blog at: http://www.artsandmemories.wordpress.com/quiz-bowl-information/ For additional information contact Cynthia Harris by e-mail at: cyannris@gmail.com If you do not have access to the Internet or e-mail, call Cynthia after 6 p.m. at 785-313-5383.