Friday, May 29, 2015



Tony-winning ‘God of Carnage’ plus football science



Today

Riley County Genealogy Society presents “Miller House: History and Reconstruction” Ron Wells, 2 p.m. Wells, a Riley County Commissioner, was born and raised on a farm in Riley County. Public Library. 

The Historic Columbian Theatre presents the musical comedy “Nunsese,”  2 p.m. Sunday. Also 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $20 adutls, $15 for students and children. For tickets and information, visit http://www.columbiantheatre.com or call (785) 456-2029.

 

McCain Student Showcase, 4 p.m. K-State students share their creativity. McCain Auditorium.

 

UPC Film: “Last Vegas,” 8 p.m. for $3. K-State Student Union Forum Hall.

Monday

 

Toddler Move and Groove Storytime, 10 a.m. For more storytimes, visit manhattan.lib.ks.us. Manhattan Public Library.

 

K-State Black Student Union presents An Evening with Harry Belafonte, 4 p.m. McCain Auditorium.

 

Silent Film: “Safety Last!” with guest organist Brett Vallient, 7:30 p.m. All Faiths Chapel.

 

 

Tuesday

 

Tech Tuesdays: Intro to the iPad, 2-4 p.m. Register at manhattan.lib.ks.us. Public Library.

 

Wednesday

 

Trivia Smack Down, 8 p.m. Auntie Mae’s.

Thursday

 

Flint Hills Discovery Center Adventure Camp: Body Conditioning for Football, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Learn firsthand what football players have to go through to play the game.  To register, visit http://www.cityofmhk.com/ecommerce.

 

Create your own Board Game, 2 p.m. Public Library.

 

Chess Club, 3:30 p.m. Public Library.

 

K-State Theatre presents the triple-Tony-Award-winning comedy “God of Carnage” by Yasmina Reza, 7:30 p.m. through Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. The story unravels with meeting of two pairs of parents, who gather to discuss their children’s playground altercation and amicably resolve the consequences. Purchase tickets at k-state.edu/mccain or call (785) 532-6428. Chapman Theatre, formerly Nichols Theatre.

 

Local Laughs: Open Mic Comedy, 10 p.m. Aggie Central Station.

 

 

Friday

 

Flint Hills Discovery Center Adventure Camp: Ins & Outs of Football, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. What does it take to produce a fantastic experience for all involved in a football game? To register, visit http://www.cityofmhk.com/ecommerce.

 

Free Kids’ Movie: “Planes,” 2 p.m. Public Library.

 

FTW: The Best Game Show in the History of Ever, 7 p.m. Aggie Central Station.

 

McCain Performance Series presents “The Addams Family,” 7 p.m. A comedy critics have called “magnificently macabre.” For tickets, visit k-state.edu/mccain or call (785) 532-6428. McCain Auditorium.

UPC Film: “About Me,” 8 p.m. for $2. Also 7 and 9:45 p.m. Saturday and 8 p.m. Sunday for $3. K-State Student Union Forum Hall.

 

K-State After Hours: Ice Skating, 8-11 p.m. City Park.

 

 

Saturday

 

FHDC presents Footsteps in the Flint Hills: Football Science, 10 a.m.-noon. Discover the science of football. The angle of a kick, the tight spiral of a pass, and many more aspects of a play are only successful if science is applied. To register, visit http://www.cityofmhk.com/ecommerce. Flint Hills Discovery Center.

 

2014 Early Expressions Reception, 2-4 p.m. A celebration of art for USD 383 in collaboration with the Beach Museum of Art and the Strecker-Nelson Gallery.

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