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Free Tax Preparation 1:00 pm
Free Tax Preparation @ Manhattan Public Library
Feb 1 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Manhattan Public Library, Computer Lab will hold a Free Tax Preparation beginning February 1st.  Hours will be Tuesdays, 10 am – 3 pm; Wednesdays and Thursdays 1 – 8 pm with extended hours February
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Jorgenson Park Trail Meeting 5:30 pm
Jorgenson Park Trail Meeting @ Sunset Zoo Nature Exploration Center
Feb 2 @ 5:30 pm
Manhattan Parks and Recreation is planning a new connection to Linear Trail.  The trail will extend from Anderson Avenue through Jorgenson Park (West of the Girl Scout Little House) and connect existing trails in Wildcat
Harry Potter Book Night 6:00 pm
Harry Potter Book Night @ Manhattan Public Library
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Manhattan Public Library will have a Harry Potter Book Night from 6:00 – 8:00 pm on Thursday, February 2nd.  The Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling has inspired million of people and they will
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Physics Distinguished Alumni Lecture 4:30 pm
Physics Distinguished Alumni Lecture @ Cardwell Hall
Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm
Alicia Allbaugh, Mars Science Laboratory Integrated Planning and Execution Team Chief at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory will present the 2017 Ernest Fox Nichols Distinguished Alumni Lecture in Physics on Tuesday, February 7th, at 4:30 pm
Fairy Godmother Celebration 5:00 pm
Fairy Godmother Celebration @ Holiday Inn
Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm
This year’s Manhattan Fairy Godmothers’ Annual Celebration and Auction revolves around the theme “Experience This….”.  Items for the auction will be baskets and containers filled with various products, food and drink, get aways and experiences
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Coffee Shop Agronomy 10:30 am
Coffee Shop Agronomy @ Nelson's Landing
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Crop Sequencing will be the featured topic at the February 9th Coffee Shop Agronomy meeting, scheduled for 10:30 am to noon at Nelson’s Landing.  K-State Research and Extension Agronomist Kraig Roozeboom will be the featured
Homebuyer Readiness Workshop 7:00 pm
Homebuyer Readiness Workshop @ Manhattan Public Library
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm
A Homebuyer Readiness Workshop will be held on Thursday, February 9th at the Manhattan Public Library, Groesbeck Room on the 2nd floor, at 7:00 pm.  Don’t be intimidated by annual income taxes, let Susan Spain
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Campus Mobile Food Pantry 4:00 pm
Campus Mobile Food Pantry @ Chester E Peters Recreation Complex
Feb 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Campus Mobile Food Pantry will have fresh produce at no cost in Parking Lot C-1 of the Chester E. Peters Recreation Complex on February 10th, March 10th and April 14th from 4:00 to 6:00 pm
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Dinner Mystery Theater 6:00 pm
Dinner Mystery Theater @ American Legion
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm
American Legion Unit #17 invites you to a Dinner Mystery Theater to benefit the Kansas State University Terry C Johnson Cancer Research Center.  This event will be held on Saturday, February 11th at 6:00 pm
Moxie Fundraising Event 6:00 pm
Moxie Fundraising Event @ Pottorf Hall
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Manhattan Optimist Moxie Fundraising Event will be held on Saturday, February 11th, at Pottorf Hall from 6:00 to 10:00 pm.  The meal will be BBQ, beans, slaw, drink & dessert, free will donation.  Turkey Shoot
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Via Christi Blood Drive 10:00 am
Via Christi Blood Drive @ Via Christi Hospital
Feb 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Via Christi Hospital will host an American Red Cross blood drive to help address a local blood shortage.  The blood drive will take place from 10:00 am to 4:0 pm on Tuesday, February 14th at
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Winter Ranch Management Meeting 5:00 pm
Winter Ranch Management Meeting @ McCormick Elementary
Feb 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Winter Ranch Management 2017 Meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 15th from 5:00 to 8:30 pm at the McCormick Elementary School.  Topics will be Winter Feeding and Cow Management, Bull Buying and Selection Strategies,
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Succession Planning & Communication Seminar 12:30 pm
Succession Planning & Communication Seminar @ Riley County Public Works Facility
Feb 17 @ 12:30 pm
Charlie Griffin and Charlotte Shoup Olsen will be the featured speakers at a seminar on Succession Planning and Communications, to be held on 12:30 pm on Friday, February 17th.  The meeting will be held at
MHS Booster Club Fundraiser 6:00 pm
MHS Booster Club Fundraiser @ Manhattan High School
Feb 17 @ 6:00 pm
The Manhattan High School Booster Club will doing a silent auction fundraiser of $1000’s in prizes at Senior Night Men’s Basketball game on February 17th.
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Chili Feed 11:00 am
Chili Feed @ First Christian Church
Feb 18 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
A Benefit Chili Feed for Dan & Jenny Walter will be held on Saturday, February 18th at the First Christian Church in Manhattan.  Tickets at the door are $10 (age 10+); $2 (age 5-9) and
Soul Food Dinner 11:00 am
Soul Food Dinner @ Kaw Blue Lodge
Feb 18 @ 11:00 am – 4:30 pm
There will be a Soul Food Dinner at the Kaw Blue Lodge #107 on Saturday, February 18th from 11:00 am to 4:30 pm.  Dinners are $10.00.  They will have field peas or collard greens; macaroni/cheese; corn
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Riley Co. Genealogical Society Meeting 2:00 pm
Riley Co. Genealogical Society Meeting @ Manhattan Public Library
Feb 19 @ 2:00 pm
Riley County Genealogical Society “DNA Test Results – What now?”  This event will be held on Sunday, February 19th at 2:00 pm at the Manhattan Public Library Auditorium.  Presented by Jill Meyers Frese – Local
Community Conversation 3:00 pm
Community Conversation @ Arrow Coffee
Feb 19 @ 3:00 pm
Join the Community Conversation Affordable Housing Action Group Meeting on Sunday, February 19th at 3:00 pm at Arrow Coffee (Lounge), 1800 Claflin Road, Manhattan.
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Visually Impaired Support Group 2:00 pm
Visually Impaired Support Group @ Senior Center
Feb 21 @ 2:00 pm
The Visually Impaired Persons (VIP) Support Group invites you to join them at their meeting on Tuesday, February 21st at 2:00 pm at the Riley County Senior Center to learn about the Telecommunication Access Program
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Coffee Shop Agronomy 10:30 am
Coffee Shop Agronomy @ Nelson's Landing
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Dealing With Herbicide Resistant Weeds will be the topic at the February 23rd Coffee Shop Agronomy meeting, scheduled for 10:30 am to noon at Nelson’s Landing in Leonardville.  K-State weed scientist Dallas Peterson will be
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Annual Book Sale 5:30 pm
Annual Book Sale @ Manhattan Public Library
Feb 24 @ 5:30 pm – Feb 26 @ 7:30 pm
Find bargains on thousands of hardbacks, paperbacks, cookbooks, DVDs, audiobooks, and more at the Manhattan Public Library on Friday, February 24th from 5:30-7:30 pm; Saturday, February 25th from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm and Sunday,
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Legislative Coffee 7:30 am
Legislative Coffee @ Zoo Educational Center
Feb 25 @ 7:30 am
The first Kansas Legislative Coffee for 2017 will be held on Saturday, February 25th, at the Zoo Educational Center at 7:30 am.  There will be coffee and some assorted rolls.  This event is free and
MLK,Jr. Prayer Breakfast 9:00 am
MLK,Jr. Prayer Breakfast @ Four Points by Sheraton
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am
MLK, Jr. Prayer Breakfast, will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton on Monday, February 25th starting at 9:00 am.  The lecture will be by Featuring Gretchen Cassel Eick, civil rights activist and author of
Habitat for Humanity Groundbreaking 2:00 pm
Habitat for Humanity Groundbreaking
Feb 25 @ 2:00 pm
You’re invited to attend the Groundbreaking for Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity on Saturday, February 25th at 2:00 at 1026 Yuma Street.  RSVP to: office@mahfh.org by February 22nd.
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