Special Communities 

Manhattan Parks & Recreation offers a variety of your-round recreation and leisure programs, special events, and services to meet the interests and needs of children, teens, adults, and seniors with disabilities. Programs are designed to develop, enhance, and/or maintain leisure skills, motor skill, socialization, and overall well-being as well as to promote fun and enjoyment.

Fall 2022 Classes

Class Ages Dates Cost
Barrier Free Theatre Tryout               10 and up                    Wednesday Sept. 7, 4-6pm KSU Drama Therapy Room $0       
Barrier Free Theatre 10 and up         Wednesdays, Sept. 14 - Apr. 30, 4-6pm KSU Drama Therapy Room      $80
Bowling Blast 5 and up Tuesdays, Sept. 6 - Nov. 8, 4-5pm, KSU Union Bowling Center $80
Challenger Football 5 - 18 Sundays, Oct. 9, 16, 23, & 30, 2-3pm, Anneberg Soccer Field #1 $15

Click here to register!

Access the 2022 Fall Guide!

Questions? Contact our office at 785-587-2754 or email mhkprd@cityofmhk.com 

Volunteer Coaches & Buddies

This program wouldn’t be possible without the volunteerism of our community! We are always looking for coaches and "buddies" to work with our special populations. To apply, print, fill out, and turn the form below in to the Parks and Recreation office.

Volunteer Application