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.
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.
August 7, 2018, 10:00 AM - December 15, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Beach Museum of Art
Traveling exhibition of richly colored prints the first solo exhibition of Norma Bassett Hall’s work since her death in 1957. Hall was the only female founding member of the Prairie Print Makers, Kansas-based organization established during Great Depression to promote American artists’ work. Joby Patterson, Eugene, Ore., guest curator.
August 24, 2018, 10:00 AM - October 27, 2018, 6:00 PM @ Strecker Nelson West Gallery
Stop in to see new works on the theme "People and Places." Featured works by Pat Abellon, Zak Barnes, Margaret Buie, Ann L. Carter, Sienna Clark, Clare Fallon, Brenda Fox, Linda Ganstrom, Colleen Gregoire, Anthony Benton Gude, Rita Guile, Rebecca Hoyer, Cally Krallman, Dean Kube, Lacey Lewis, Dean Mitchell, David Overmyer, Ryan Perry, Matthew Richter, Jennifer Schermerhorn, Barbara Waterman-Peters and Chris Willey.
August 24, 2018, 7:00 PM - August 25, 2018, 1:00 AM @ K-State Student Union
Two showings as Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their most powerful enemy yet, the evil Thanos. The fate of the planet and existence itself has never been more uncertain as everything the Avengers have fought for has led to this moment.
August 25, 2018, 7:00 PM - August 26, 2018, 1:00 AM @ K-State Student Union
UPC hosts "Subtitle Saturday at 7" with subtitles/captions for every film (check website to ensure subtitles are available). Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their most powerful enemy yet, the evil Thanos. The fate of the planet and existence itself has never been more uncertain as everything the Avengers have fought for has led to this moment.
August 25, 2018, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM @ Man Kan Shelter
Join Outdoor Kansas for outdoor and family-friendly fun at Tuttle Creek Lake! Morning activities include archery, BB gun shooting, sling shot, hatchet throwing, free canoeing and kayaking, Ultimate Bounce inflatables, water slide, kite flying, watermelon feed, entomology and reptile exhibits, and a misting tent. Enter a raffle for a lifetime fishing license for only $10 for one ticket or $20 for three (must be a KS resident to win, need not be present to win).
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!
August 24, 2018, 6:30 PM - August 25, 2018, 9:30 PM @ Colbert Hills (Aug. 24) & Bluemont Hotel (Aug. 25)
Grand Tasting presents casual, fun event with 200 wines and spirits. Sample delicious fare from area restaurants. Annual fundraiser to benefit Homecare and Hospice.
August 25, 2018, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ River Creek Farms
Farm to Fork, chef-prepared, four-course dinner features Kansas foods and libations in an 1876 limestone barn. Cuisine, beer and wine of the Flint Hills whisk visitors away at this farm-to-table event featured with Little Apple Brewing Company and hosted by Rock Creek Farms. Advanced registrations only.