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!
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.
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.
April 7, 2018, 12:00 PM - May 12, 2018, 5:30 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
Made by Hand presents the work of two female fiber artists, Anita Luvera Mayer and Jennifer Schermerhorn, whose creative talents transform their media into creations that illuminate and express a wide range of emotions, portray a feminine identity and speak to women’s societal roles.K-State Historic Costume and Textile Museum and Manhattan Arts Center have collaborated for Made by Hand exhibition. Strecker Nelson West Gallery is the Gallery Season Sponsor.
April 12, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Explore the wide variety of media found in the Beach Museum of Art’s permanent collection and special exhibitions. “Here and Now,” the K-State Art Faculty exhibition, provides a variety of inspiration for creative youngsters. Ages 3-5. Children must be accompanied by adult. If you need to cancel reservation, let Beach staff know so they can call those on the waiting list.
April 4, 2018 - October 18, 2018 @ Hale Library
Exhibit uses items from university archives to illustrate the various events of that tumultuous year. From campus visits by Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert Kennedy to the mysterious fire that destroyed Nichols Gym, the exhibit explores how national issues played out in Manhattan, alongside traditional university activities. Co-curators: Cliff Hight, Dan Ireton and Ellen Urton.
April 12, 2018, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Manhattan Area Technical College
Learn how to apply and get on track for high-salaried career potential.
April 12, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Artist Fidencio Fifield-Perez describes his commitment to activism through both studio practice and non-traditional art practices embedded in community life. Fifield-Perez’s work is on view in the Fronteras/Frontiers exhibition at Beach Museum of Art. This talk is part of the university’s Annual Engagement Symposium, themed “Powerful Dialogue: Engaging Community Issues in Polarizing Times.”
April 12, 2018, 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM @ Four Points by Sheraton
Half-day conference promises to be educational, informative and a great opportunity to make connections. Sessions include core business values, advocacy, conflict resolution and succession planning.
April 3, 2018, 6:00 PM - April 24, 2018, 8:00 PM @ Manhattan Public Library
Bring knitting, crocheting or other crafting project to the library and relax with other crafters for April programs; open to all fiber crafters, regardless of skill level. Supplies will be on hand, but please bring your own projects to work on.
April 10, 2018, 8:00 AM - April 19, 2018, 5:00 PM @ William T. Kemper Art Gallery
Showcase of Excellence gallery exhibit and runway show are the kick-off events of the annual ATID Student Symposium. Showcase events provide current and prospective students opportunities to show their work to the public and industry professionals. "Get to the Crux" is the show's theme.
April 12, 2018, 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ McCain Auditorium
Showcase of Excellence runway show and mounted exhibit kicks off 14th Annual Apparel, Textiles and Interior Design Student Symposium. All events for the ATID Symposium feature this year’s theme "Get To The Crux." The runway show and mounted exhibit provide K-State students and middle/high school students the opportunity to be selected to show work to the public and industry professionals.
April 12, 2018, 7:30 PM - April 15, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Purple Masque Theatre
Arty is determined to unite his coworkers at the Stackman Inn, where he's a young and optimistic new bellhop.
April 12, 2018, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Bramlage Coliseum
Multi-platinum, Grammy and Golden Globe nominated recording artist, actor and award-winning songwriter Nick Jonas in concert at Bramlage Coliseum. Jonas released his self-titled debut album in November 2014. The critically-acclaimed album included the double-platinum and No. 1 hit “Jealous”.
April 12, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
14th & Anderson
Kindergarten and up: Explore the wide variety of media found in the Beach Museum of Art’s permanent collection and special exhibitions. “Here, and Now” the K-State Art Faculty exhibition provides a wide variety of inspiration for creative youngsters.
Explore the wide variety of media found in the Beach Museum of Art’s permanent collection and special exhibitions. “Here, and Now” the K-State Art Faculty exhibition provides a wide variety of inspiration for creative youngsters.
April 12, 2018, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Manhattan Public Library
Kids grades K-6 invited to join library book club on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month. Each month features a different kids' book series, and kids can choose which book from the series they would like to read. No registration required.
April 12, 2018, 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM @ K-State Student Union
Dialogue on how community voices can be harnessed and focused to effectively address communities' most pressing issues. This symposium features faculty, student and community presentations around a variety of topics: affordable housing, improving health, racism, food access, heritage preservation and water. How dialogue and deliberation are essential to understand an issue, provide voice to policymakers and those impacted by policy and to address the issue.
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.
April 12, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ McCain Auditorium
Runway show and mounted exhibit provide K-State students and middle/high school students opportunities to be selected to publicly show their work to industry professionals.