Calendar

Apr
24
Thu
Football: The Exhibit @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Apr 24 all-day

Think you’ve got the skills to go pro? Football is a 3,000 sq. ft. exhibition that introduces visitors to the science, math and technology behind the game and how they relate to our everyday lives. This highly interactive exhibit relives all the excitement and experience of playing football while also revealing the science that makes it all possible. Access is included with the cost of admission. Visit www.flinthillsdiscovery.org/ecommerce to purchase general admission tickets.

Pig Out For Parkinson’s @ Cox Bros. BBQ
Apr 24 all-day

Annual fundraiser to benefit the Parkinson’s Program

The Pig Out for Parkinson’s will be held at Cox Bros. BBQ in Manhattan, KS, on Thursday, April 24, 2014. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Meadowlark Hills Parkinson Fund.

If you make a minimum donation of $10, you can choose from the pantry of Cox Bros. BBQ sauce autographed by Coach Bill Snyder. Coach Snyder will attend the event during the lunch hour. There will also be a signed football and basketball prize drawing with donations.The Meadowlark Parkinson Fund allows the leaders of the Parkinson’s Program of Manhattan at Meadowlark Hills to provide services for the community to improve the quality of life for all those affected by Parkinson’s disease: patients, caregivers, therapists and nurses. With this fund, they are able to continue and expand opportunities for education, outreach and scholarships for medical purposes.

 

Apr
25
Fri
Football: The Exhibit @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Apr 25 all-day

Think you’ve got the skills to go pro? Football is a 3,000 sq. ft. exhibition that introduces visitors to the science, math and technology behind the game and how they relate to our everyday lives. This highly interactive exhibit relives all the excitement and experience of playing football while also revealing the science that makes it all possible. Access is included with the cost of admission. Visit www.flinthillsdiscovery.org/ecommerce to purchase general admission tickets.

Geary County Blood Drive @ Junction City Municipal Building
Apr 25 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Make a difference this spring by rolling up a sleeve for patients in need. Visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-733-2767 to learn more and schedule an appointment.

All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental consent in some states), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.

Republican Women of Pottawatomie County Meeting @ Wamego Senior Center
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Republican Women of Pottawatomie County meeting regarding common core.

Apr
26
Sat
2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis @ City Park, Wefald Pavilion
Apr 26 all-day

VIP- Raise $500 individually; special food, swag bag

Tailgate Area= team raises $2,000; special area, signage

Football: The Exhibit @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Apr 26 all-day

Think you’ve got the skills to go pro? Football is a 3,000 sq. ft. exhibition that introduces visitors to the science, math and technology behind the game and how they relate to our everyday lives. This highly interactive exhibit relives all the excitement and experience of playing football while also revealing the science that makes it all possible. Access is included with the cost of admission. Visit www.flinthillsdiscovery.org/ecommerce to purchase general admission tickets.

Earth Day Park Clean Up @ Tuttle Creek State Park
Apr 26 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
10th Annual Enid Stover Poetry Recitation @ Manhattan City Park
Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

In honor of Edin Stover, and who love reciting poetry. All are invited to share your favorite poem from memory and listen to others recite theirs.

Chairs will be provided (lawn chairs and blankets also welcome)

Light refreshments, certificates, and a gift drawing

Optional bad weather location: Manhattan Public Library Auditorium

Flint Hills Messiah Performance @ Wamego United Methodist Church
Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm