Saturday, April 25, 2015



Upcoming Events

  • Week of Sunday, April 19, 2015

  • April 19, 2015
  • 12:00 am Stan Herd: Cairns on the Beach @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

    Inspired by the artist’s encounter with stacked rock sculptures in woods near Lake Perry, Cairns on the Beach highlights the natural beauty of our region’s geology and pays homage to the long history of built stone structures in Kansas. Herd, who is best known for his work as a crop artist—arranging rocks, dirt and plants into compositions best seen from above—acted as lead artist on this collaboratively designed project. Throughout the fall 2014 semester, Herd will work with students from the K-State departments of Art and Landscape Architecture and Regional and Community Planning to design and install this temporary outdoor installation.

  • 12:00 am Wild Weather @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Create a bolt of lightning by experimenting with different combinations of electrical charges, calculate the distance of a thunderstorm and observe differences between the speed of light and sound.

  • 9:30 am Move & Groove Storytime @ Manhattan Public Library

    A lively story and music session with great picture books, action songs, and dancing with scarves or a parachute.For ages 2-5 years with adult caregiver.

  • 11:00 am Baby & Toddler Rhyme Time @ Manhattan Public Library

    Featuring bouncy rhymes, nursery songs, short books, music and baby sign language. For ages 0-24 months with adult caregiver.

  • 11:00 am Jazz Brunch @ Bluestem Bistro

    Weekly on Sundays.

  • 2:00 pm R.E.A.D. with Dogs @ Manhattan Public Library

    Children can sign up to read to a certified therapy dog for 15-20 minutes. The R.E.A.D. (Reading Education Assistance Dogs) program gives kids the opportunity to practice and enjoy reading in a fun environment. Come read to the friendliest dogs around!

  • 2:00 pm Riley County Genealogical Society Lecture @ Manhattan Public Library

    “The Orphan Train Movement 1854-1929” by Shaley George, curator of the National Orphan Train Complex and Depot in Concordia. The presentation will cover the history and outcomes of the Orphan Train. During this period of time, approximately 250,000 children were placed throughout the United States and Canada and transported by the Orphan Train.

  • 6:00 pm Scott Senn, Jazz pianist @ della Voce
  • April 20, 2015
  • 12:00 am Stan Herd: Cairns on the Beach @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

    Inspired by the artist’s encounter with stacked rock sculptures in woods near Lake Perry, Cairns on the Beach highlights the natural beauty of our region’s geology and pays homage to the long history of built stone structures in Kansas. Herd, who is best known for his work as a crop artist—arranging rocks, dirt and plants into compositions best seen from above—acted as lead artist on this collaboratively designed project. Throughout the fall 2014 semester, Herd will work with students from the K-State departments of Art and Landscape Architecture and Regional and Community Planning to design and install this temporary outdoor installation.

  • 12:00 am Wild Weather @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Create a bolt of lightning by experimenting with different combinations of electrical charges, calculate the distance of a thunderstorm and observe differences between the speed of light and sound.

  • 9:30 am Move & Groove Storytime @ Manhattan Public Library

    A lively story and music session with great picture books, action songs, and dancing with scarves or a parachute. For ages 2-5 years with adult caregiver.

  • 11:00 am Baby & Toddler Rhyme Time @ Manhattan Public Library

    Featuring bouncy rhymes, nursery songs, short books, music and baby sign language. For ages 0-24 months with adult caregiver.

  • 11:30 am Baby and Toddler Play Date @ Manhattan Public Library

    A fun play time with blocks, puppets, and other activities for your babies and toddlers to enjoy.

  • 4:05 pm Happy Hour 405 @ della Voce

    Featured tapas and drinks, only $4.05

  • April 21, 2015
  • 12:00 am Stan Herd: Cairns on the Beach @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

    Inspired by the artist’s encounter with stacked rock sculptures in woods near Lake Perry, Cairns on the Beach highlights the natural beauty of our region’s geology and pays homage to the long history of built stone structures in Kansas. Herd, who is best known for his work as a crop artist—arranging rocks, dirt and plants into compositions best seen from above—acted as lead artist on this collaboratively designed project. Throughout the fall 2014 semester, Herd will work with students from the K-State departments of Art and Landscape Architecture and Regional and Community Planning to design and install this temporary outdoor installation.

  • 12:00 am Wild Weather @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Create a bolt of lightning by experimenting with different combinations of electrical charges, calculate the distance of a thunderstorm and observe differences between the speed of light and sound.

  • 9:30 am Sing-A-Long with Mr. Steve @ Bluestem Bistro

    If you want to bring your kids in for a fun activity, come join us in our meeting room as our manager, Mr. Steve, plays silly kid’s songs!  Feel free to dance around with your child, or just watch as your children are entertained by Mr. Steve’s singing and story-reading.  Don’t forget to stop by our front counter and treat yourself to one of our yummy bakery items or an espresso drink!

  • 4:05 pm Happy Hour 405 @ della Voce

    Featured tapas and drinks, only $4.05

  • April 22, 2015
  • 12:00 am Stan Herd: Cairns on the Beach @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

    Inspired by the artist’s encounter with stacked rock sculptures in woods near Lake Perry, Cairns on the Beach highlights the natural beauty of our region’s geology and pays homage to the long history of built stone structures in Kansas. Herd, who is best known for his work as a crop artist—arranging rocks, dirt and plants into compositions best seen from above—acted as lead artist on this collaboratively designed project. Throughout the fall 2014 semester, Herd will work with students from the K-State departments of Art and Landscape Architecture and Regional and Community Planning to design and install this temporary outdoor installation.

  • 12:00 am Wild Weather @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Create a bolt of lightning by experimenting with different combinations of electrical charges, calculate the distance of a thunderstorm and observe differences between the speed of light and sound.

  • 10:00 am Storytime @ Bluestem Bistro
  • 4:05 pm Happy Hour 405 @ della Voce

    Featured tapas and drinks, only $4.05

  • 7:00 pm Peace Memorial Auditorium Task Force @ Community House

    The Peace Memorial Auditorium Task Force, charged with determining needs, costs, and finalizing payment options for improvements to the Peace Memorial Auditorium, will meet the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. All task force meetings will be open to the public.

  • 8:00 pm Trivia Smack Down @ Auntie Mae’s Parlor
  • April 23, 2015
  • 12:00 am Stan Herd: Cairns on the Beach @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

    Inspired by the artist’s encounter with stacked rock sculptures in woods near Lake Perry, Cairns on the Beach highlights the natural beauty of our region’s geology and pays homage to the long history of built stone structures in Kansas. Herd, who is best known for his work as a crop artist—arranging rocks, dirt and plants into compositions best seen from above—acted as lead artist on this collaboratively designed project. Throughout the fall 2014 semester, Herd will work with students from the K-State departments of Art and Landscape Architecture and Regional and Community Planning to design and install this temporary outdoor installation.

  • 12:00 am Wild Weather @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Create a bolt of lightning by experimenting with different combinations of electrical charges, calculate the distance of a thunderstorm and observe differences between the speed of light and sound.

  • 9:30 am Baby & Toddler Rhyme Time @ Manhattan Public Library

    Featuring bouncy rhymes, nursery songs, short books, music and baby sign language. For ages 0-24 months with adult caregiver.

  • 11:00 am Move & Groove Storytime @ Manhattan Public Library

    A lively story and music session with great picture books, action songs, and dancing with scarves or a parachute.For ages 2-5 years with adult caregiver.

  • 5:00 pm Thursday: Martini Night @ della Voce

    Our specialty martinis are $5 each.

  • April 24, 2015
  • 12:00 am Stan Herd: Cairns on the Beach @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

    Inspired by the artist’s encounter with stacked rock sculptures in woods near Lake Perry, Cairns on the Beach highlights the natural beauty of our region’s geology and pays homage to the long history of built stone structures in Kansas. Herd, who is best known for his work as a crop artist—arranging rocks, dirt and plants into compositions best seen from above—acted as lead artist on this collaboratively designed project. Throughout the fall 2014 semester, Herd will work with students from the K-State departments of Art and Landscape Architecture and Regional and Community Planning to design and install this temporary outdoor installation.

  • 12:00 am Wild Weather @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Create a bolt of lightning by experimenting with different combinations of electrical charges, calculate the distance of a thunderstorm and observe differences between the speed of light and sound.

  • 10:00 am Zoofari Tails @ Sunset Zoo

    Featuring stories about animals. Children’s librarians and zoo docents will read stories, followed by zoo staff showing animals and animal artifacts or leading tours to specific exhibits.

    Free admission for families attending the ZOOfari Tails program.

  • April 25, 2015
  • 12:00 am Stan Herd: Cairns on the Beach @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

    Inspired by the artist’s encounter with stacked rock sculptures in woods near Lake Perry, Cairns on the Beach highlights the natural beauty of our region’s geology and pays homage to the long history of built stone structures in Kansas. Herd, who is best known for his work as a crop artist—arranging rocks, dirt and plants into compositions best seen from above—acted as lead artist on this collaboratively designed project. Throughout the fall 2014 semester, Herd will work with students from the K-State departments of Art and Landscape Architecture and Regional and Community Planning to design and install this temporary outdoor installation.

  • 12:00 am Wild Weather @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Create a bolt of lightning by experimenting with different combinations of electrical charges, calculate the distance of a thunderstorm and observe differences between the speed of light and sound.

  • 10:00 am Science Saturdays @ Manhattan Public Library

    For children ages 10 and older.

  • 11:00 am All Ages Storytime @ Manhattan Public Library
  • 11:00 am Move & Groove Storytime @ Manhattan Public Library

    A lively story and music session with great picture books, action songs, and dancing with scarves or a parachute. For ages 2-5 years with adult caregiver.

  • 8:00 pm Manhattan Arthritis Walk @ City Park

    Go to http://www.arthritis.org to sign up to walk. Dogs are welcome. Thanks - Sherri Daveline, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) 785-539-8213

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