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Weather Forecast for Manhattan

This Afternoon

Sunny, with a high near 73. West wind around 10 mph.

Tonight

Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday

Sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

Tuesday Night

Increasing clouds, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday

A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

Wednesday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Thursday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

Thursday Night

A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Friday

A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Light northwest wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

Friday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

Saturday

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

Saturday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

Sunday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

Manhattan News and Events

Food and Farm Council Meeting

Event date: April 20, 2020
Event Time: 11:30 AM - 11:59 PM

Riley County Law Enforcement Board

Event date: April 20, 2020
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Description:
The Law Board is responsible for the enforcement of law and the providing of police protection and is authorized (in part) to: Appoint and establish the salary and compensation of the Director; Authorize and provide for the appointment of all other personnel; Hear and affirm or revoke the suspension or dismissal of law enforcement officers; Establish salaries for personnel; Authorize the acquisition of equipment and supplies necessary to operate the department; Adopt an annual budget and certify same to the Riley County Board of County Commissioners; Enter into contracts; Adopt rules and regulations necessary for the operation of the Department; and perform other duties as provided by law.

Manhattan Urban Area Planning Board Work Session

Event date: April 20, 2020
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Description:
The Manhattan Urban Area Planning Board was created in March 1976, through an interlocal agreement between the Manhattan City Commission and the Riley County Commission, to provide for coordinated planning within a jurisdictional area called the Manhattan Urban Area, which includes the Manhattan city limits and the surrounding urbanizing area

Preschoolers in the Flint Hills: Birdy News

Event date: April 21, 2020
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
315 S 3rd Street
Manhattan, KS 66502
Description:
Preschool-age children (ages 3-5) begin discovering the wonder of the Flint Hills where they live, but look beyond the city limits in their exploration. Every session includes a story time, snack and themed craft or activity! Check in at the outdoor classroom at the Flint Hills Discovery Center and look and listen as we find out what birds are nearby! Pre-registration is required. Pre-register online, by phone at 785-587-2726 or in person at the Flint Hills Discovery Center.

CANCELED-Briefing/Discussion Session

Event date: April 21, 2020
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
1101 Poyntz Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66502
Description:
The purpose of the Discussion/Briefing Session is for the Commission to discuss issues of a general nature, report on meetings attended, and coordinate calendars and scheduling. In addition, the Sessions are an opportunity for City Administration to distribute to the Commission any new relative background material or new information received regarding that evenings agenda items.

City Commission Meeting

Event date: April 21, 2020
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Description:
NOTE: Public comment during the meeting will also not be permitted; however, written public comment may be submitted through the Citys website or by emailing or calling the Commissioners directly. The governing and legislative body of the city is the City Commission, comprised of five commissioners who are elected at-large on a non-partisan basis. The commission determines all matters of policy and approves all city ordinances and resolutions, as well as adopts the annual city budget.

Zoofari Tails

Event date: April 24, 2020
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location:
Manhattan, KS 66502
Description:
Slither into reading with the Sunset Zoo and the Manhattan Public Library every fourth Friday of the month. Each month features a different animal story and unique animal artifacts. Some story times feature live animals or a craft! This is a free program and preregistration is not required.

Intergovernmental Luncheon

Event date: April 27, 2020
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 11:59 PM

CANCELED-Historic Resources Board

Event date: April 27, 2020
Event Time: 04:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Description:
The purpose of the Historic Resources Board is to encourage the preservation, restoration and rehabilitation of historic properties within the City through the designation of Historic sites, structures, and districts, pursuant to Chapter 17.5 of the City's Code of Ordinances. The Board also advises the City Commission on matters related to historic preservation and issues Certificates of Appropriateness on locally designated historic properties.

CANCELED-City Commission Work Session

Event date: April 28, 2020
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
1101 Poyntz Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66502
Description:
The governing and legislative body of the city is the City Commission, comprised of five commissioners who are elected at-large on a non-partisan basis. The commission determines all matters of policy and approves all city ordinances and resolutions, as well as adopts the annual city budget.

Tallgrass Tales: The Ant and the Grasshopper by Rebecca & Ed Emberley

Event date: May 1, 2020
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:
315 S 3rd Street
Manhattan, KS 66502
Description:
Youth ages 2-6 will enjoy a different story at each session and then participate in a simple activity designed to connect with the themes of the story.

Walk & Talk: Bug Awakening with Matt Hamblin

Event date: May 2, 2020
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
Manhattan, KS 66502
Description:
Join Matt Hamblin, President of the KSU Entomology Club, as we search and discover the insects of spring! Now is your chance to ask those burning questions about bugs. Meeting location to be determined. We will update registered participants with the location within one week prior to the event. Pre-registration is required by May 1 at 5:00 PM. Please register online, by calling 785-587-2726, or in person at the Flint Hills Discovery Center. Pre-registration is required by April 17 at 5:00 PM. Please register online, by calling 785-587-2726, or in person at the Flint Hills Discovery Center.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Board Meeting

Event date: May 4, 2020
Event Time: 04:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
1101 Poyntz Ave.
Manhattan, KS 66502
Description:
The purpose of the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board is to consider all major proposals and propositions for the construction, reconstruction and improvement of public parks and recreation facilities including the acquisition of land for park purposes, the acquisition of major recreational equipment and facilities, and the institution of new programs in the recreational system, and to make recommendations on these items to the City Commission.

Manhattan Urban Area Planning Board

Event date: May 4, 2020
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
Manhattan, KS 66502
Description:
The Manhattan Urban Area Planning Board was created in March 1976, through an interlocal agreement between the Manhattan City Commission and the Riley County Commission, to provide for coordinated planning within a jurisdictional area called the Manhattan Urban Area, which includes the Manhattan city limits and the surrounding urbanizing area