Prairie Wildflower Walk @ Haines Prairie
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Please join the wildflower walk with Mike Haddock on the Haines Prairie north of Manhattan starting at 10:00 am Saturday, May 25th.  Meet at the parking lot at 7003 Tuttle Creek Blvd (Outpost Western Store).  You will then drive north on 71st Avenue to the property gate to begin the prairie walk.  Please bring your own water, protective clothing, insect repellent, sunscreen, hiking shoes, snacks and camera.  Please RSVP with Jerry Jost at to be personally notified if the walk is cancelled in case of inclement weather.

Northview Block Party @ Northview Playground
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

There will be a Northview Block Party on Saturday, June 1st, at the Northview Playground (By Northview Pool) from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm.  To learn more follow the Greater Northview Action Team at  Email

Little Apple Barbershop Chorus @ Forum Hall KSU Student Union
Jun 2 @ 3:00 pm

Little Apple Barbershop Chorus will present their Spring Show: Turn Your Radio On, Sunday, June 2nd, at 3:00 pm at Forum Hall.  The show will feature Dave Lewis as the radio DJ with the feature Quartet, “Crossroads”, an International Champion quartet.  Single tickets are $15.  A Family Plan (2 adults and all children living in your household).  Tickets are available from a Chorus members or order through or call 785-409-6141.

11th Annual Nelson’s Landing Benefit @ Nelson's Landing
Jun 7 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 8 @ 10:00 pm

The 11th Annual Nelson’s Landing Benefit will be held on Friday, June 7th and Saturday, June 8th.  A Fun Zone hosted by the Riley County High School will be held on Friday at 5:00 pm.  A Jordy Nelson Autograph Session will be held at 6:00 pm at Nelson’s Landing.  There will be a 2 item limit.  A donation is required.  There will be a Golf Tournament at 10:00 am on Saturday at the Leonardville Golf Club.  This is a 4 Person Scramble – $400 per team.  Drive or Ride at 11:00 am to register (Nelson’s Landing).  Depart at Noon – $20 per hand.  Idle Hour – Clay Center; Tailgaters – Vining; Just Left – Linn; Jocks – Waterville.  A Silent Auction will be held from 4:00 to 6:30 pm at Nelson’s Landing.  A Live Auction will begin at 7:00 pm at Nelson’s Landing.  Items will include K-State Items; Packer Items; Chiefs Items; Harley Davidson Items; Outdoor Equipment; Homemade Pies; Gift Baskets and many more items.  This event will benefit Jean Kunze Peterson and Rose Linhardt.

K-State Garden Party @ Kansas State University Gardens
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm

The Friends of the Kansas State University Gardens cordially invite you to attend the annual Garden Party, “Light Up the Gardens”, on Friday, June 7th at 7:00 pm.  They will have hor d’oeuvres and dessert, a Silent Auction, Live Music by Solars Trio and Valet parking.  Tickets: $100 per person.  RSVP by Friday, May 31st: ksu/  For questions, please call 785-532-3271 or email

Sacred Heart Chicken Dinner
Jun 9 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Paxico Sacred Heart Parish will have a Buffet Style Chicken Dinner on Sunday, June 9th, from 12:00 to 3:30 pm at the Parish Hall  in Newbury.  Mass is at 10:30 am.  There will also be Bingo/Games/Raffles and a Silent Auction.  Adults – $10.00; Ages 5 thru 12 – $4.00;  Ages 4 and under – FREE.