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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Summer Volunteer Opportunities

All Day 3/9 - 4/30
Other
Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Volunteer at the library this summer. Turn in your application by April 30, 2024. Teen volunteers must be entering 9th-12th grades in the fall. Adult volunteers must be 18 or older. Visit our Volunteer webpage for more information and to fill in the ...
9 am
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Douglass Center Tech Drop-In

9:30am - 11:30am
Classes & Workshops, Outreach
Offsite Event
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Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Outreach
Event Details:
Are you new to technology? Come and get help with your tablets, laptops, and phones. Start your digital adventure! Meet at the Douglass Activity Center in the Community Room, 925 Yuma St. Every second Monday of the month, 9:30-11:30 a.m. For more inf...
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Work

9:00am - 2:00pm
The library does not endorse the content or ideas represented by groups and individuals using meeting rooms.
Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Study Room 1
Purpose of Meeting
Work ...
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FREE VITA TAX Preparation

9:30am - 5:00pm
The library does not endorse the content or ideas represented by groups and individuals using meeting rooms.
Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Collaboration Space & Classroom
Purpose of Meeting
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) is now taking appointments. The maximum household income is $60,000 or below for completing taxes. We cannot itemize returns or prepare returns for members of the military or international students. ...
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Work

9:00am - 5:00pm
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Study Room 1
Purpose of Meeting
Work ...
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Work

9:00am - 5:00pm
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Study Room 1
Purpose of Meeting
Work ...
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Work

9:00am - 5:00pm
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Collaboration Space & Classroom
Purpose of Meeting
Work ...
10 am
This event is in the "PreK" group.

18 Months & Up Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Library Events, Storytimes
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Tami Borck Storytime Room
Age Group: PreK
Program Type: Library Events, Storytimes
Event Details:
This storytime is active and fun for young children. Caregivers participate with their children as we sing songs, do action rhymes, listen to stories and have music time. The target age for this storytime is children 18 months old and up. Take our...
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Food Insecurity CAT

10:00am - 11:00am
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Groesbeck Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
As a working group organized by the Riley County Food and Farm Council, the purpose of these meetings are to further collaborate with community partners new and continuing ways to strategize solutions to food insecurity in Riley County....
This event is in the "PreK" group.

18 Months & Up Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Library Events, Storytimes
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Tami Borck Storytime Room
Age Group: PreK
Program Type: Library Events, Storytimes
Event Details:
This storytime is active and fun for young children. Caregivers participate with their children as we sing songs, do action rhymes, listen to stories and have music time. The target age for this storytime is children 18 months old and up. Take our...
This event is in the "PreK" group.

Baby Rhyme Time for 0-18 Months

10:00am - 10:30am
Library Events, Storytimes
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Tami Borck Storytime Room
Age Group: PreK
Program Type: Library Events, Storytimes
Event Details:
Caregivers sit with their little ones to sing, clap and play along with rhymes, read a short book together, and have shaker music time. Learn a new word in baby sign language each week. The target age range for this storytime is children 0-18 months ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Donuts & Danger: Mystery Book Club (Morning group)

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Events
Registration
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Library Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Enjoy a donut from Varsity Donuts, while we discuss books with dangerous storylines. Hang out with other book lovers in this nontraditional book club to hear about some of the latest books and discuss what each of us has read in the past month. Read ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Hands-on Text Generation Using AI

10:00am - 11:00am
Classes & Workshops, Library Events
Registration
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Collaboration Space & Classroom
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Library Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Are you curious to discover why ChatGPT and other AI text generators have exploded in popularity? After imparting a few simple "prompt engineering" tips, we will turn you loose to see what AI text generators can and can't do in this one-hour hands-on...
11 am
This event is in the "PreK" group.

Baby Rhyme Time for 0-18 Months

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Events, Storytimes
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Tami Borck Storytime Room
Age Group: PreK
Program Type: Library Events, Storytimes
Event Details:
Caregivers sit with their little ones to sing, clap and play along with rhymes, read a short book together, and have shaker music time. Learn a new word in baby sign language each week. The target age range for this storytime is children 0-18 months ...
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Work

11:30am - 2:00pm
The library does not endorse the content or ideas represented by groups and individuals using meeting rooms.
Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Study Room 1
Purpose of Meeting
Work ...
This event is in the "PreK" group.

18 Months & Up Storytime

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Events, Storytimes
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Tami Borck Storytime Room
Age Group: PreK
Program Type: Library Events, Storytimes
Event Details:
This storytime is active and fun for young children. Caregivers participate with their children as we sing songs, do action rhymes, listen to stories and have music time. The target age for this storytime is children 18 months old and up. Take our...
This event is in the "PreK" group.

Family Fun Storytime

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Events, Storytimes
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Tami Borck Storytime Room
Age Group: PreK
Program Type: Library Events, Storytimes
Event Details:
Family storytimes combine the best elements of all our storytimes to suit a wide range of ages so that the whole family can attend together. We will read stories, sing songs, learn rhymes and dance to music. Take our Storytime Survey.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Hands-on Text Generation Using AI

11:30am - 12:30pm
Classes & Workshops, Library Events
Registration
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Collaboration Space & Classroom
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Library Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Are you curious to discover why ChatGPT and other AI text generators have exploded in popularity? After imparting a few simple "prompt engineering" tips, we will turn you loose to see what AI text generators can and can't do in this one-hour hands-on...
12 pm
1 pm
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Solar Eclipse Viewing

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Events, Offsite Events, Outreach
Offsite Event
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Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Library Events, Offsite Events, Outreach
Event Details:
Meet us at the Flint Hills Discovery Center to get your glasses and check out our view of the partial solar eclipse from the Blue Earth Plaza on April 8. The library will have a limited number of free eclipse glasses available. Feel free to bring you...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yack and Yarn

1:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Events
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Groesbeck Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Library Events
Event Details:
Come and socialize with fellow knitting and crocheting enthusiasts! All levels of experience welcome. Work on your yarn and textile projects and craft with others. ...
This event is in the "PreK" group.

3 & Up Storytime

1:30pm - 2:00pm
Library Events, Storytimes
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Tami Borck Storytime Room
Age Group: PreK
Program Type: Library Events, Storytimes
Event Details:
Librarians will present an active storytime for children ages 3 and up, with books on the big screen, action rhymes and music. We incorporate various fun activities such as instruments, scarves, puppets and parachute time. Children ages 3 and up may ...
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FREE VITA TAX Preparation

1:00pm - 8:30pm
The library does not endorse the content or ideas represented by groups and individuals using meeting rooms.
Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Collaboration Space & Classroom
Purpose of Meeting
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) is now taking appointments. The maximum household income is $60,000 or below for completing taxes. We cannot itemize returns or prepare returns for members of the military or international students. ...
2 pm
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Basic Tech Class for Adults

2:30pm - 4:30pm
Classes & Workshops, Library Events
Registration
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Collaboration Space & Classroom
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Library Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Learn technology basics in this three-part course designed to help folks re-entering the workforce. Start your digital adventure! Meet in the library's Collaboration Space on the first floor. Sessions will be Apr 3, 10, & 17 from 2:30-4:30 p.m.&n...
3 pm
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Social Hour

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Events
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Teen Zone
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Library Events
Event Details:
On Tuesday afternoons we will have fun options for teens in the Teen Zone including special crafts, board games, or just time to chat with one of our librarians. What would you like to do? Let us know and we will try to add activities on Tuesdays tha...
4 pm
5 pm
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AAUW

5:00pm - 8:30pm
The library does not endorse the content or ideas represented by groups and individuals using meeting rooms.
Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Auditorium
Purpose of Meeting
Branch meeting ...
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Kristine Polansky

5:15pm - 7:00pm
The library does not endorse the content or ideas represented by groups and individuals using meeting rooms.
Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Study Room 2
Purpose of Meeting
Writing Group Meeting...
6 pm
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Rock HIlls Small Group

6:00pm - 8:00pm
The library does not endorse the content or ideas represented by groups and individuals using meeting rooms.
Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Groesbeck Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Bible Study...
This event is in the "PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yoga Storytime

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Events, Storytimes
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Tami Borck Storytime Room
Age Group: PreK, Kids, Adults
Program Type: Library Events, Storytimes
Event Details:
Stretch, breathe and read! Hannah will present yoga picture books, activities, and music incorporating simple yoga poses. Kids are welcome to come dressed in their pajamas. Participants may bring yoga mats or use one supplied by the library. The...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chess Night

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Events
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Library Events
Event Details:
Join us for informal evenings of chess. Volunteers will be available to help players of all levels learn chess basics and try different strategies. Chess Night is more social than competitive, so plan to have fun and make new friends. For ages 8 year...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens Lead (6th-12th graders)

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Events
Registration
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Teen Zone
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Library Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Teens meet as a small group to discuss library programs and ways for teens to be involved in the library, and to share ideas about what they would like to see at the library. Become a teen leader! Snacks provided. ...
7 pm
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The Life You’ve Always Wanted

7:00pm - 8:00pm
The library does not endorse the content or ideas represented by groups and individuals using meeting rooms.
Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Collaboration Space & Classroom
Purpose of Meeting
We will be discussing the increased cost of living and how we can get lower prices on groceries, gasoline, restaurants, and other every day items as well!...
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Beginners woodcarving

7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Library Branch: Manhattan Public Library
Room: Groesbeck Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Informational meeting to determine if there is anyone interested in learning to do woodcarving ...