1st Annual Bike Show @ American Legion
Jul 3 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Independence Day 1st Annual Bike show will be held on Sunday, July 3rd from 4 – 9 pm at the American Legion, 114 McCall Road.  Bike registration begins at 4:00 pm with awards given for Best in Show; Best Metric; Best Paint; People’s Choice; Best Cruiser; and Best Paint.  All makes are welcome.  They will have a beer garden, food, music, hog raffle and fireworks.  Contact Pearce-Keller American Legion Post 17, 785-776-4556, for more information.

Fourth of July Concert @ City Park
Jul 4 @ 6:30 pm

The Manhattan Municipal Band under the direction of Dr. Frank Tracz will present a “Fourth of July Concert” Monday, July 4th at 6:30 pm at City Park’s Larry Norvell Band Shell.  The concert will include the Sousa marches “Semper Fi” and “Stars and Stripes Forever” as well as other patriotic favorites including “America the Beautiful” and the “Armed Forces Salute” which honors each branch of the U.S. Armed Forces.  John Richard will be the featured vocalist performing “God Bless The USA”.   The concert is free and open to the public.

Aggieville Through the Years @ Manhattan Public Library
Jul 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Riley County Genealogical Society is sponsoring a program, “Aggieville Through The Years”, on Sunday, July 10th at the Manhattan Public Library from 2:00 to 3:00 pm.  The program is free and open to the public.  For more information go to

Homeowner Orientation @ Manhattan Public Library
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm

Become a homeowner! Attend an orientation to find out if you’re eligible to purchase a home from Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity.  You may be eligible if you: Have a need for adequate housing; Have a steady income and fall within the income guidelines; are willing to contribute sweat equity hours; can make regular mortgage payments on an affordable loan; and you reside in Riley or Pottawatomie counties.  RSVP at click on “How we Help”

Olympic Fun Camp @ Westview Community Church
Aug 8 @ 8:30 am – Aug 12 @ 5:30 pm

Need childcare the week before school starts back up?  Register your elementary child for Olympic Fun Camp hosted by Westview Community Church from August 8-12!  Kids will enjoy marital arts, gymnastics, bowling and MORE hands on fun throughout the week.  Area athletes and internationals will challenge campers with the Olympic 2016 motto, Live Your Passion! Go to and click on Olympic Fun Camp to learn more or call 537-7173.  Space is limited.  Reservations will be granted on a first come, frist serve, basis.