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Activities going on in and around the Fort Riley area in the month of October 2012

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  1. 1. 1-1 ARB Area Activity Digest29 SEP 2012 through 13 OCT 2012
  2. 2. Starting Sept. 17, all eligible beneficiaries can receive the influenza vaccine in theirMedical Homes. The influenza vaccine will be offered to all patients during their regularlyscheduled appointments. Beneficiaries may also come on a walk-in basis during openimmunization clinic hours Tuesday and Thursday from 1600-1700. In addition, Custer HillHealth Clinic and IACH Primary Care clinics will...have vaccination hours from 0830-1100& 1300-1600 Monday through Friday. Farrelly Health Clinic will accept appointments forflu vaccinations (just call 785-239-3627), and they will accept walk-ins for flu vaccinationson Thursdays from 0830-1030.Beneficiaries may also receive the influenza vaccine from various TRICARE participatingpharmacies in Junction City and Manhattan. Dillons in Junction City and Manhattan haveboth the mist and the injections available for ages 4 and up. Wal-Mart in JC andManhattan have ONLY the injections available for ages 6 and up. No appointments arerequired at either Dillons or Wal-Mart.
  3. 3. The Wizard of Oz - Sep. 28 - Oct. 14We are bringing back our annual show "The Wizard of Oz" to coincide with OZtoberfest thisyear. Join us as we bring this classic to life and watch Dorothy discover "there is no place likehome."Where: Columbian Theatre, WamegoWhen: September 28, 29 &30. October 5,6,7,12,13 & 14. Friday/Saturday 7:30PM. Sunday2:00PM.Promenade on Poyntz - Oct. 3Ten Poyntz Avenue businesses will serve as "stops" along the Promenade path, each featuring ared and white wine paired with complimentary hors doeuvres. Event check-in will be at theManhattan Town Center courtyard and only 250 tickets will be sold. All event proceeds go tothe Homecare & Hospice Foundation.Where: Poyntz AvenueCost: $30 per ticketFall Festival at the Lazy T Ranch - Oct. 6 - Oct. 28Ron and Chris Wilson invite you to the Fall Festival at the Lazy T RanchFun for the whole family!Select and bring home pumpkins of various sizes•Zoom down the Flint Hills Fun Slide•Enjoy tasty concessions in the Cowboy Cafe•Walk through the Meadow thats never been plowed and see the native prairie grasses andwildflowers•Rope a genuine longhorn steer head•Visit the animals—meet horses, beef cattle, llamas, dairy goats, sheep, rabbits, chickens•Ride a pony•Climb through the straw bale Kids Castle•Fire the giant Hedge Ball Slingshot•Play on the Great Pumpkin Bounce House•Leap off the Loading Chute Jump•Play in a grain "bin"•Visit the historic Persons Barn & Granary—on the National Register of Historic Places•Ride in a pumpkin train or in the Purple Powercat train cars around the ranch•Find your way through the Hay bale maze•Enjoy fresh cider, juicy apples, hot popcorn, and other autumn treatsWhere: Lazy T RanchWhen: October 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 Saturdays 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.Sundays 1-5 p.m.Cost: $5
  4. 4. Pioneer Bluffs Fall Festival - Oct. 6The annual Pioneer Bluffs Fall Festival, one of KANSAS! Magazines 20 Reasons to Love Kansas, will beheld Saturday, October 6. Bigger and better than ever, the Fall Festival will include a juried art show inthe barn, quilt exhibit, old-time games, petting zoo, arts and crafts fair, demonstrations by spinnersand weavers, music by area bands, and hog roast with locally grown food. An antique tractor ride andshow that day is sponsored by Freddys Frozen Custard and Steakburgers. Football fans will be able towatch the KU-KSU football game that day in HDTV in the loft of the 1916 granary at Pioneer Bluffs,thanks to Tom VanSickle, Inc., a Dish authorized retailer. Oct. 13 – Pumpkin PaZoola – Rolling Hills Wildlife Adventure, (kids 12 & under get free pumpkin & free admission with paid adult), 9am-4pm Oct. 26-27 – “Unleash the Terror” Haunted House – Smoky Hill Museum, 7-10pm (scary, fun!) Oct. 27 – Malloween – Central Mall, 11am-3:30pm, booths, costume contest Oct. 28 – Halloween Party – Bicentennial Center, 2-4:30pm, Parks & Rec event Oct. 28 – FaBOOlous Feet – Salina Community Theatre, 5-9pm, treats & a dance show Oct. 25 & 30 – Pumpkin Fest – Lakewood Discovery Center, 6:30pm (need reservations, Parks & Rec, 309-5765) Oct. 31 – Big BooRama – Lee District, safe trick-or-treating downtown, 4-5pm Oct. 31 – Halloween Party – Salina Public Library, 4pm, kids in costume parade around library, treats, Halloween activities Oct. 31 – Trick-or-Treat Street – Planet Ave., 10am-4pm, off S. Ninth Street, starts across from Central Mall, safe trick-or-treating Oct. 31 – Safe Trick-or-Treating – Central Mall, 2259 S. Ninth, 5-7pm Sunny Side Pumpkin Patch -- 11500 S. Hopkins Road, Assaria, So. on Old 81 (Ninth St.) to Lappley Rd., turn left & follow signs, <> for directions or call 785-667-4668. For more information please visit the Salina Chamber website at <>
  5. 5. Aggievilles Trick-or-Treat followed by the K-State Homecoming Parade - Oct. 26Bring the little goblins and ghouls and enjoy traffic-free Moro Street and goodiesgalore! (some merchants have doggy treats too!) The K-State Homecoming Paradestarts at 5pm. Be sure to check out the windows of your favorite merchant for "Paintthe Ville"--student organizations paint spirited themed scenes during the week toadd to the Homecoming atmosphere.Where: AggievilleWhen: 3:00 - 6:30PMCost: Free!Harvest Moon Dance at Blue Sage Barn at Prairiewood - Oct. 25-Chuck Wagon Meal with all the trimmings by Cox Bros BBQ-Two Step Dance Lesson by Washington Dance Studio with Ben and Jennie Stout-Live Music by the Aaron Woods Band from Stillwater, Oklahoma-Campfire throughout evening (including marshmallow roasting!) with live CowboyGuitar Music by Dave Zerfas-2 Barn Bucks good for 2 drinks at Cash Bar-Complimentary Cider and Root BeerWhere: Blue Sage Barn at PrairiewoodWhen: 6:00-10:00pmCost: $50 per guest- (adult only event). Includes entire festivities listed indescriptionSPOOKtacular -Saturday, October 20 through Sunday, October 21Trick or Treat through the animal collection from Noon - 4:30pm each day! A varietyof local businesses & not-for-profits sponsor candy booths throughout the park.Come in costume, no matter the age! Promotional sponsorship provided byManhattan Broadcastings Z96.3, B104.7, KROCK 101.5 and KMAN 1350.Where: Sunset Zoo2333 Oak StreetManhattan, KS 66502Boo Party - Oct. 31Indoor trick-or-treating in a fun, climate-controlled atmosphere from 5:30-7:30 pmat Manhattan Town Center.Where: Manhattan Town Center