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,” exhibition features music, musicians and musical instruments through the eyes of artists. Summer programs focus on the intersection of music and visual arts.
June 12, 2018 - August 4, 2018 @ Beach Museum of Art
Inspired by the recent acquisition of A Place for Eagles to Fly by Jean Van Harlingen, this exhibition features abstract landscapes from the permanent collection, displayed to encourage travel to idyllic places through the imagination.
June 15, 2018, 10:00 AM - August 18, 2018, 6:00 PM @ Strecker Nelson West Gallery
Summer landscape show at SNW Gallery features finest local and regional artists. Exhibiting artists: Zak Barnes, Aaron Morgan Brown, Louis Copt, Mark Flickinger, Ralph Fontenot, Sue Godwin, Kristin Goering, Cally Krallman, Oscar Larmer, Judy Mackey, Bill McCall, Carol McCall, Hans Olson, Susan Rose, Bradley Sadler and Chris Willey.
July 9, 2018, 8:00 AM - August 30, 2018, 5:00 PM @ William T. Kemper Art Gallery, First floor, K-State Student Union
Come to a deeper understanding of the beauty of the method of making characters along with the cultural meaning of written art. Current KSU Confucius Institute Chinese teacher and second-year graduate student in teaching Chinese to speakers of other languages at Jilin University, Ma Man has studied Chinese calligraphy since childhood with the guidance of her father. Discover the art of other professional Chinese calligraphers, Chinese traditional painters, and her own calligraphy works in this exhibition.
July 15, 2018, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Ice Family Basketball Center
Kansas State Women's Basketball invites fans to meet the 2018-19 women's team and coaching staff at a special Mid-Summer Bash. The event features free food (hot dogs, chips, cookies, cotton candy and snow cones) and free carnival games. Activities for all ages at the event will include: dunk tank, inflatable games, money machine, photo booth, face painting and carnival games. Willie the Wildcat will make an appearance. Join K-State WBB Wildcats for some summer fun!
July 15, 2018, 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Wareham Opera House
Catch a heat break and take in young-and-blood-thirsty Kiefer Sutherland on the movie screen. Bring whatever you prefer for lower level seating (blanket, lawn chair, beanbag, inflatable mattress, even grandma's couch). Balcony seating available. Outside food allowed; order takeout from any of the fantastic downtown restaurants or pack your own picnic. NABs and alcohol available for bar purchase (no outside beverages allowed).
July 15, 2018, All Day @ Konza Prairie Biological Station
Apply for one of 20 spots to join a day of intense mental stimulation, discovery and dialogue to expand your practice and investigative imagination. Matthew Coolidge, founder and director of the Center for Land Use Interpretation (CLUI) in Los Angeles is the day's special presenter.
May 12, 2018, 10:00 AM - September 3, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Can you gauge what a day in the life of a dinosaur would have been like? How did they live? With this exhibit 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, paleontology field station and more! Live like the dinosaurs! Visit Manhattan and Be The Dinosaur!