April 27, 2018, 10:00 AM - June 9, 2018, 6:00 PM @ Strecker Nelson West Gallery
Creative Minds exhibit features works by AlBo Glass, Dick Bixler, Michael Driggs, Jan Joosten, Christina Klein, Diane Lawrence, Owen Oertling, Larry Peters, Jason Sciulla,
Nancy Teague, Lynette Ubel and Todd Van Duren.
May 5, 2018, 12:00 PM - July 15, 2018, 5:00 PM @ The Volland Store Gallery
In 1969, the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland, Ohio, burst into flames because sparks fell on oil-covered debris floating on its surface. News of the burning river captured artist Lynn Benson’s imagination and inspired her to study how human activity affects a vitally important resource: water. In a range of mediums, Benson represents bodies of water implicated in environmental and political struggles.
May 15, 2018, 10:00 AM - August 25, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Curated to complement the Manhattan Public Library’s summer reading theme “Libraries Rock,” this exhibition features music, musicians and musical instruments through the eyes of artists. Summer programs focus on the intersection of music and the visual arts.
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.
May 30, 2018, 8:00 AM - June 1, 2018, 3:00 PM @ McCain Auditorium
1,500 members converge to celebrate the 90th Kansas FFA Convention on the Kansas State University campus. Throughout convention, the theme of “I can. We will” will be celebrated.
May 31, 2018, 12:00 PM - June 3, 2018, 6:00 PM @ Blue Earth Plaza
This year’s Kandango bicycle tour features two rides: Sixth annual K2r (pronounced K Tour), classic road ride through Flint Hills; Kandango G2 Gravel Grinder (pronounced G squared) takes dirt roads less traveled. Both rides unite at designated meeting towns for fun, food and entertainment, as all three nights feature fun-filled festivities.The Manhattan Project, The Sequel: Three days of fully supported gravel/road bicycle tours (optional), Saturday meal ticket, three nights of post-ride fun and cool t-shirt.
May 12, 2018, 10:00 AM - September 3, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Can you guess what a day in the life of a dinosaur was like? How did they live? With this exhibit slated for Flint Hills Discovery Center, you can experience how the mighty T-Rex was one of the most ferocious of the Mesozoic Era. This fusion of state-of-the-art, high-tech videography and traditional exhibit features full-size dinosaur bones, a paleontology field station and more! Live like the dinosaurs! Visit Be the Dinosaur!