Manley owes its existence to the Missouri Pacific Railroad, which built its main line from Atchison, KS, to Omaha in 1881-82. This line traversed Cass County south-to-north coming through Avoca, Weeping Water, Manley, and on to Louisville.
A new session of the Sarpy/Cass Health Department’s prenatal education program, “Becoming a Mom”, begins on Thursday, November 1. The free classes on healthy pregnancy and newborn care are taught by experienced maternal and child health nurses. The program consists of six classes, and participants may attend any classes they choose. Topics include prenatal care and testing, pregnancy nutrition, stress, labor and delivery, newborn care and breastfeeding, and postpartum care.
14th Annual Pumpkin Festival
at Bloom Where You Are Planted Farm, Avoca, NE
Sept. 29-Oct. 21, 2018
Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
NEW 40-ft. Tube Slide & Pop-A-Shot Baketball! Hay Rides - UPick Patch - Nature Trails - Farm Animals - Duck Races - Kids' Corral - Hay Climb - Yard Games - Family Tire Swing - Play Structures - Ag Exhibits - Historical Buildings - Cafe - Barn Store - Much More!
There's something for every generation at our family farm!