March 4, 2017, 9:00 AM - February 28, 2018, 4:45 PM @ Eisenhower Presidential Library
Great War's influence on Dwight Eisenhower’s budding leadership abilities. World War I proved crucial to the making of this American icon and future president.
April 1, 2017, 9:00 AM - May 30, 2018, 4:45 PM @ Eisenhower Presidential Library
Rare artifacts and historic photographs of life along the Chisholm Trail to celebrate the trail's sesquicentennial. Learn origins of the cowboy boot, and how the phrase “real McCoy” became a familiar phrase in American lexicon. Legendary stories behind near mythical figures like Wild Bill Hickok and others. Dwight Eisenhower developed a love for all things western ... find out why. This lil' cowtown raised a President!
October 7, 2017, 10:00 AM - April 1, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Exhibition explores complexity of borders and frontiers in the Midwest through the work by artists Artemio Rodríguez and Fidencio Fifield-Perez. Rodríguez's practice transcends the boundaries of printmaking, and engages the public through mobile printmaking studio/gallery, the GraficoMovil. Born in Mexico and raised in the U.S., Fifield-Perez explores issues of migration, labor, and the politicization of borders through the manipulation of maps, newspaper cuttings and paper.
January 6, 2018, 1:00 PM - February 18, 2018, 4:00 PM @ Geary County Historical Society
Geary County Historical Society in Junction City is the location among seven Kansas communities to host this traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution, sponsored by Kansas Humanities Council. Water/Ways focuses on the numerous relationships between people and water. How has water shaped our history and traditions? How does it impact our daily life? What does the future hold for water?
February 8, 2018, 7:30 PM - February 11, 2018, 9:00 PM @ Nichols Hall
Poignant story of an African-American boy coming of age amid harsh, painful realities of life in segregated America. Story weaves magical qualities of humanity: pain, love and laughter.
January 16, 2018, 11:00 AM - March 6, 2018, 11:25 AM @ Manhattan Public Library
A storytime designed for infants and young toddlers with their parents or caregivers. Enjoy bouncy songs, nursery rhymes, short books, and fun music. Suggested for 0-18 months. Caregivers participate with children.
February 10, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Manhattan Public Library
A lively storytime with great picture books, action songs, and music. Families are encouraged to attend together, and an adult caregiver must attend with children ages 2 and under.
February 10, 2018, 7:00 PM @ Forum Hall, Ground floor, K-State Student Union
Imprisoned on the other side of the universe, the mighty Thor finds himself in a deadly gladiatorial contest that pits him against the Hulk, his former ally and fellow Avenger. Thor's quest for survival leads him in a race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home world and the Asgardian civilization.
February 10, 2018, 10:00 PM @ Forum Hall, Ground floor, K-State Student Union
February 10, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Bramlage Coliseum
Wildcats return from two-game road swing at West Virginia and Texas to meet the No. 7-ranked Red Raiders. Cats have won 11 of 14 Big 12 meetings in Bramlage, including the last eight.
February 10, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Award-winning wildlife photographer and author Mike Blair premieres his new short film "North Meets South: Nighthawks and Snow Geese." Blair's mini-seminar on wildlife photography includes camera equipment, calling animals and the importance of animal behavior. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to learn from an expert in the field.
January 27, 2018, 9:00 AM - April 29, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Explore one of the Earth's most mysterious habitats, and learn through an intricate maze that resonates with the sights and sounds of a tropical rainforest. Make multiple visits and discover new elements that make the rainforest a fascinating ecosystem.
February 1, 2018, 12:00 PM - February 28, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Sunset Zoo
During February, love is in the air. Buy one adult admission and get one free; perfect for a date with your little lovebird!
February 10, 2018, 10:00 AM - February 11, 2018, 4:00 PM @ Four Points by Sheraton
Heighten awareness to the many spiritual, holistic and alternative communities in Manhattan. Open to wide range of vendors including artists, craft workers, tarot readers, homeopathic practices, massage therapy, energy healers, community groups ... any group dedicated to the health, wellness and growth of human kind and the environment. Enjoy this weekend of fun, learning and spiritual nourishment at Manhattan's spiritual-holistic-metaphysical fair!
February 10, 2018, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ City Park
Funds raised from the Polar Plunge benefit local Special Olympics tournaments.