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Art Exhibits

  1. Chisholm Trail 150th: The Cowtown that Raised a 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!

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  2. Fronteras/Frontiers Exhibition

    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.

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  3. Living Democracy in Print

    February 13, 2018, 8:00 AM - March 9, 2018, 5:00 PM @ William T. Kemper Art Gallery

    K-State Prairie Fire Printmakers created screen-printed posters to address issues of democracy, freedom, diversity and unity relevant to the Living Democracy Project. This exhibit aims to promote dialogue among K-State students and serves as a setting for events hosted throughout the week.

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  4. Water Stories by Lynn Benson

    February 13, 2018, 10:00 AM - May 26, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

    "Waterplaces" is a suite of 101 drawings on vellum paper. The exhibition will also present the artist’s 2018 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print, "Dancing on the Table." This work reflects Benson's interest in water sources that flow under ground such as the Ogallala Aquifer in parts of Western Kansas and surrounding states. Benson brings attention to this hidden natural treasure in a chine colle´ lithograph with gold leaf and coloring applied by hand.

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  5. Here and Now: KSU Dept. of Art Faculty Exhibition

    March 6, 2018, 10:00 AM - May 12, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

    Exhibition represents studio practices by 15 members of the K-State studio art faculty. These works have been made within the last two years and vary in concept and construction. The artwork features the disciplines of ceramics, drawing, fibers, graphic design, painting, photography, sculpture, and new media. Chad Alligood, chief curator of American art at Huntington Library (San Marino, Calif.), will serve as juror and announce award winners at the exhibition opening.

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Conventions & Meetings

  1. Chess Club

    March 6, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Manhattan Public Library

    Hosted by K-State Chess Club; evening of chess for all ages.

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Craft Shows

  1. Yack & Yarn

    March 6, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Bring knitting, crocheting or other crafting project to the library and relax with other crafters. Program open to all fiber crafters, regardless of skill level. Supplies will be on hand, but please bring your own projects to work on.

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For the Kids!

  1. Baby Rhyme Time

    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.

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  2. Toddler Wiggleworms

    March 6, 2018, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM @ Manhattan Public Library

    An active storytime for toddlers with their parents or caregivers. Fun stories, action rhymes, and music will get toddlers moving and learning. Suggested for 18-36 months. Caregivers participate with children.

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  3. Homeschool Tuesdays

    March 6, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

    First Tuesday of the month classes allow home-school families chances to participate in the museum’s school field trip program. Tours designed to begin with kindergarten ages and beyond. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please contact Beach staff to cancel reservations, for waiting list consideration.

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Kansas State Wildcats athletics

  1. Baseball: Incarnate Word vs. K-State

    March 6, 2018, 3:00 PM - March 7, 2018, 3:00 PM @ Tointon Family Stadium

    K-State opens home season at Tointon with 14-game homestand that includes Incarnate Word from San Antonio, Texas. The Cardinals feature junior outfielder Eddy Gonzalez who hit .344 with 13 doubles in 50 games of the 2017 season.

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Public Lectures, Workshops & Readings

  1. Uncovering Leadership Blind Spots: Discovering the Pathway to Motivating Your Employees

    March 6, 2018, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Manhattan Country Club

    Through recent global employee study, Dale Carnegie identified specific areas where leaders fall short (leadership blind spots). Join this business briefing to identify leadership attributes critical to organizational performance. Find out what your leaders may be missing. Uncover common leadership blind spots that may be undermining your corporate culture. Please register on the Dale Carnegie website.

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  2. Tech Workshop: Drop-In Tech Training

    March 6, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Manhattan Public Library

    Stop by the Groesbeck Room to get one-on-one help with your technology questions and conundrums. Registration is not required but feel free to do so if you know you will be stopping by.

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  3. Sideye Seminar: Identifying and Defying Everyday Forms of Sexism

    March 6, 2018, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ K-State Student Union ballroom

    In honor of Women's History Month, KSU Union Program Council and Feminists Igniting Resistance Empowerment plays host to comedian Amanda Seales. Sideye Seminar aims to challenge the everyday instances of sexism that marginalize women.

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Special Events

  1. Rainforest Adventure

    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.

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