One Year Dave and Dani-versary Party, noon-8 p.m.

Celebrate one year and Dave and Dani Craft Cider.

Liquid Art Winery.

Riley County Genealogical Society Program: “The Native Stone Scenic Byway” by Mary Mertz of River Creek Farms in Wabaunsee County, 2 p.m.

The byway covers a 75 mile route from just east of Dover, Kansas to the Konza Prairie south of Manhattan on Highway 77.

Free and open to the public. Visit for more details.

Manhattan Public Library Auditorium.

F**k Cancer Fundraiser and Drag Show, 7 p.m.

Featuring an art sale, back sale, silent auction and more.

Auntie Mae’s.


1s and 2s Storytime, 9:30 a.m. Also 11 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday.

Baby Rhyme Time, 11 a.m. Also 9:30 a.m. Thursday.

Yack & Yarn, 1:30 p.m. Also 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Kids’ Free Movie, 2 p.m.

Strategy Gaming Club for Teens, 2 p.m. Monday and Friday. To register, visit

Pre-K Storytime Stars, 11 a.m. Tuesday. Also 9:30 a.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. Friday.

Teens’ Free Movie, 2 p.m. Tuesday.

Chess Club/Game Night, 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Cheese making and tasting, 7 p.m. Thursday.

Zoofari Tails Storytime: frogs, 10 a.m. Friday.

Family Fun Storytime, 11 a.m. Saturday.

For a complete list of storytimes and events, visit

Manhattan Public Library.


Kids’ Summer Art Camp, 10 a.m.

Kids’ Canvas: 4th of July Hat, 10 a.m. Saturday.

Canvas & Cork: Cute Flamingo, 6 p.m. Saturday.

For information and to register, visit

Straight Upp Creative Studio.


Downtown Farmers Market, 4-7 p.m. in the Via Christi parking lot.

Also 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in Dillard’s parking lot.

Featuring homegrown vegetables, local meat, home baked goodies, local arts and crafts and much more.

Bike Night, 7-9 p.m.

Featuring bikes, bands, and BBQ.

RC McGraws.


Paint & Sip: Summer Barn, 6:30 p.m.

Paint & Sip: Flag, 6:30 p.m. Saturday.

Uncorked Inspiration.



Jazz Brunch, 10 a.m.-noon.

Bluestem Bistro.

Rezoung! Handbell Ensemble, 2 p.m. For tickets, visit

Junction City Community Band, 7 p.m. Free.

C.L. Hoover Opera House.


Manhattan Municipal Band Concert, 7:30 p.m.

Larry Norvell Band Shell, City Park.


Landshark Music Series: Santiago Brothers, 7 p.m.

Coco Bolos.

Live Music on the Rooftop: The Box Turtles, 8 p.m.

Tallgrass Tap House.


Pat Green, 7 p.m.

For tickets, visit

The Hat.

Arts in The Park: BG Leighton, 8 p.m.

A rock band from Minneapolis.

Larry Norvell Band Shell.


Junction City Community Band performance, 7 p.m.

C.L. Hoover Opera House.


Push and Pull, now open.

Wonder Workshop Children’s Museum, 506 Fourth St.

The Land and the People, The Settlement of Riley County. Riley County Historical Museum, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 2-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

MAC Community Studios & Actor Artists, through July 6. See works in painting, drawing, and clay from members of our community studios and see another side of some of our on-stage stars. Manhattan Arts Center, noon-5:30 p.m. Sunday through Friday and 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday.

Dream with Da Vinci, through September 8.

Celebrate the accomplishments of Da Vinci during this temporary exhibit commemorating the 500th anniversary of his death. Flint Hills Discovery Center.

Voices: Art Linking Asia and the West, through December 21, 2019.

Part of the yearlong program: Silk Road through Kansas. Beach Museum of Art, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.

An Endless Line. Strecker Nelson West Gallery, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.

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