MHS Theatre Camp @ MHS West Campus
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Manhattan High Thespians will be hosting the second annual Kids’ Theatre Camp on Friday, October 20th at MHS West Campus from 1:00 to 5:00 pm.  The camp is open to anyone in kindergarten through eighth grade.  Students will be led through basics about lighting, sound costuming, makeup, improvisation, and dancing for theatre productions.  Members of the high school Thespian Club will run the camp with adult supervision.  The cost of one child application is $25 and $10 for every additional student:  Email: manhattanhighthespians941@gmail.com or call/text: 785-539-4742 for an application form and more information.  Forms and payment should be turned in by Friday September 29th at the Manhattan High School main office, or mailed to Linda Uthoff @ MHS, 2100 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS  66502.

Garage Sale @ Wreath Barn - CiCo Park
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 8:00 pm

The Riley County 4-H Citizenship Washington Focus Fundraiser Garage Sale will be held on Friday, October 20th from 6:00-8:00 pm and Saturday, October 21st from 7:30 am to Noon at Wreath Barn in CiCo Park north of Pottorf Hall.  If you would like to donate to this event you may drop off items on location on Thursday, October 19th, Noon to 8:00 pm and Friday, October 20th from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.  If you have questions about this event contact John Jobe at 785-537-6350.

Lions Club Pancake Feed & Craft Show @ Pottorf Hall-CiCo Park
Oct 21 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Manhattan Lions Club Pancake Feed with Kansas Quality Woodworkers Arts & Crafts Show will be held on Saturday, October 21st from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm at Pottorf Hall.  They will have pancakes, sausages & choice of eggs with coffee, orange drink or water.  Blind made products including brooms and other useful items. Vision/Eye evaluations for kids to determine need for further examination, 9:00 – 11:30 am.  Fire engine rides on “Old Engine #1” for children and parents by MHK Fire Dept 9:00 – 11:30 am.  Large exhibition of arts ad crafts by local crafts people for personal or gift enjoyment.

Clothing Give Away @ Pilgrim Baptist Church
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pilgrim Baptist Church, 831 Yuma Street, is having a clothing giveaway on Saturday, October, 21st from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Church Fall Supper @ Randolph United Methodist Church
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Randolph United Methodist Church will hold there Fall Supper on Wednesday, October 25th from 5:00 to 7:30 pm at the church.  Menu will be Swedish Meatballs; Creamed Chicken; Mashed Potatoes, Corn or Green Beans; Variety of Salads and Relishes and Homemade Bread and Pie.  Cost: Preschool – free; K – 6th grade -$2.50 and Adults – $8.00.  Everyone welcome.

Crafty Senior Plus @ Manhattan Town Center
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – Oct 28 @ 5:00 pm

The Crafty Senior Plus last craft sale before Christmas will be held Thursday and Friday, October 26th & 27th from 10:00 am to 8:30 pm and on Saturday, October 28th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Stop in and see bird feeders, pumpkins, baby things, and many wonderful homemade items for Christmas.

Okt-FLU-ber Fest 2017 @ Riley County Health Department
Oct 26 @ 1:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Flu season is here once again and the Riley County Health Department is preparing to provide the flu vaccine to Riley County residents.  The community is invited to attend the 6th annual Okt-FLU-ber Fest event taking place on Thursday, October 26th from 1:30 pm – 7:00 pm at the Riley County Health Department Campus 2101 Campus Road.  The first 350 children to receive their flu vaccine will be given a free pumpkin!  Vaccine registration will close at 6:00 pm.  In addition to the vaccines, there will be kids’ games, face painting, snacks community partner booths, and lots of fun.  For more information please contact Julie Hettinger via email at jhettinger@rileycountyks.gov or via telephone 785-776-4779 ext 7612.

C Clyde Run/Fun Run/Walk @ Bosco Plaza
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am

The College of Business Administration presents the sixth annual C. Clyde Run/Fun Run/Walk in honor of Dr. C. Clyde Jones, the college’s first dean, and his beloved wife Midge.  Race headquarters and starting line at Bosco Plaza.  Event takes place rain or shine.  Check-in begins at 8:00 am.  5k race and Midge’s Mile Family Run beings at 9:00.  For more information, visit cba.k-state.edu/cclyderun or contact C Clyde Jones at at seeclyde@cox.net or Melanie Horton at mhorton@ksu.edu.

Sausage Supper @ Paxico Sacred Heart Church
Oct 29 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Paxico Sacred Heart Parish will have a Home Smoked German Sausage Supper on Sunday, October 29th.  They will have buffet style serving from 12:00 to 3:30 pm.  Mass 10:30 am. There will also be Bingo/Games/Raffles and a Silent Auction.   Adults – $12.00; Ages 4 thru 12 – $4.00; Ages under 4 – FREE.  This event will be held at the Parish Hall located 1 1/2 miles north of Paxico, KS.

Campus Mobile Food Pantry @ Chester E Peters Recreation Complex
Nov 3 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Campus Mobile Food Pantry will have fresh produce at no cost on Friday, November 3rd from 4:00 to 6:00 pm in Parking Lot C-1 of the Chester E Peters Recreation Complex while supplies last.  Open to all K-State and Manhattan community members.  Questions – contact HandsOn Kansas State at 785-532-3670 or via email at handson@k-state.edu.