Enjoy great music and a great time on Friday, May 17, at 7pm at the Manhattan Arts Center!
The bands playing include:
FUMA, a local alternative-rock 4-piece
The Thundering Cats, a 18-piece big-band
and Alli & Billy, an acoustic duo from Des Moines, Iowa.
The event is a fundraiser for the Garden of H.O.P.E Team, who will be traveling to Kenya, Africa this summer to help construct and sustain a community garden, as well as participate in community improvement.
The event is free of charge, but donations are encouraged and greatly appreciated!
Brenda’s Brigade presents the Brenda Allen Morgan Cancer Benefit Concert. Door’s open at 6:30pm. Show is from 7pm to 12:30am. See top LOCAL bands Waffle Stomp, Starving in Style, Gradivus, Ashes in Vein, Elctrikchair, Fractured Black, What I’ve Become, and The Field Day Jitters. You can hit the bands up on Facebook. Click any band above to get to their pages. They are competing for a prize. The band that sells the most tickets has their choice of four professionally recorded songs from Bullet Ride Productions or $300 cash.
There will be 2 raffles one for a pair of VIP to Jackyl and the other for a pair of VIP ticket’s to a upcoming show of their choice at Rc Mcgraws.
TICKETS WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE at the door the night of the event.
Other opportunities to purchase tickets will be:
In front of Hastings both Friday July 11th after 4:30pm and Saturday from 11am to 9pm.
Walmart Sunday July 13th and 20th from 11 am to 8pm.
Hy-Vee July 26th and 27th from 11am to 8pm.
A Fair Housing Seminar will be held on Thursday, April 19th at Fire Station Headquarters, 2000 Denison. The schedule is 7:30-8:00 am Check-in; 8:05-8:30 am The UDO and You – an Update of the City’s Unified Development Ordinance; 8:30-9:30 am – Existing Structures Inspections – A tour Through a Typical Inspection; 9:30-10:15 am – Identifying Criminal and Drug Related Activities; 10:15-10:30 am Break; 10:25-12:15 pm – Renting, a Two-Way Street-Kansas Rights/Responsibilities of Landlords and Tenants and Equal Opportunity Housing For All. Registration is free. Seating is limited. Please register online at www.cityofmhk.com/fairhousing or by calling Vicki Riniker at 785-587-2412 by April 16th.
The 8th Annual Pig Out For Parkinson’s will be held on Thursday, April 19th from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm at Cox Bros BBQ. There will be a Slider Buffet at lunch with Bill Snyder present. Hog Roast Buffet from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Live music by Byton Stoll.