Terrarium Workshop: Hanging Teardrop, 2 p.m.

For information and to register, visit straightuppstudio.com.

Straight Upp Creative Studio.

McCain Performance Series presents Neil Berg’s 101 Years of Broadway, 7 p.m.

Following the fantastic audience response to the 2016-2017 season’s “100 Years of Broadway,” creator Neil Berg returns to McCain Auditorium with an all new show celebrating “101 Years of Broadway.”

Tickets are available at the box office, by calling 785-532-6428, or at k-state.edu/mccain.

McCain Auditorium.


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

Tabletop, 4 p.m. Board games and more for teens.

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

Talk Book Discussion: “A Lost Lady” by Willa Cather, 2 p.m. Thursday.

K-3rd Unplugged, 4 p.m. Thursday.

Free Kids’ Movie: “Ralph Breaks the Internet,” 2 p.m. Friday.

For a complete list of storytimes and events, visit mhklibrary.org.

Manhattan Public Library.


ARTSmart: Japanese Children’s Day Koi Nobari kites, 10:30-11 a.m. for toddlers-two and 4-5 p.m. for all ages. Also at 10:30-11:30 a.m. Thursdays for ages 3-5, 4-5 p.m. for school age, and 10:30-11:30 a.m. Friday and 1:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday for all ages.

Cost: $3 per child, $1.50 for military families, must be accompanied by an adult. Register at 785-532-7718.

Beach Museum of Art.

Canvas & Cork: Rose Bouquet, 6 p.m.

Canvas & Cork: Sunflower + Blue Butterfly, 6 p.m. Friday.

Kids’ Canvas: Darling Duck, 10 a.m. Saturday.

For information and to register, visit straightuppstudio.com.

Straight Upp Creative Studio.


Zoofari Tails Storytime: Chimpanzees, 10 a.m.

Sunset Zoo.

Trivia, 5-8 p.m.

HyVee Market Grille.


Downtown Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

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

Dillard’s parking lot.

Manhattan Water Parks Open, 1-8 p.m.

City Park, CiCo Park, and Northview.

Flint Hills Barn Tours, 1-5 p.m.

Tour barns around the Flint Hills on a guided bus tour.

For information, visit thevollandstore.com.

Late Night Patio Party, 5-10 p.m.

Liquid Art Winery.


Memorial Day.



Jazz Brunch, 10 a.m.-noon.

Bluestem Bistro.


Live Music on the Rooftop: Isaac McClung, 8 p.m.

Tallgrass Tap House.

Bluemont Live Music: Wade D. Brown, 8 p.m.

Bluemont Hotel.

The Great Spencer McConaghy, 9 p.m.

Finn’s Pub.


Push and Pull, now open.

Wonder Workshop Children’s Museum, 506 4th Street.

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.

Framed: Step into Art and Storyland: A Trip Through Childhood Favorites.

Flint Hills Discovery Center.

MAC Watercolor Studio Exhibit: Seeing the World Through Watercolor in Memory Myrna Filion, through June 15.

Manhattan Arts Center, noon-5:30 p.m. Sunday through Friday and 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday.

Middle of Everywhere | Architecture of the Kansas Flint Hills, through May 25. An examination of the region’s architecture.

The Volland Store, noon-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Picturing Kansas, through June 1, 2019. From scenic prairies to bucolic farms to the architecture of Kansas’s agricultural industry, this exhibition features more than 100 years of works by Kansas artists reflecting a sense of place.

Beach Museum of Art.

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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