December 4, 2018, 10:00 AM - December 21, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
One section of the Seaton Gallery will highlight the back-and-forth exchange of aesthetics and ideas between East and West through objects in the museum’s permanent collection, made by artists who traveled between the two regions. This project collaboration between curator Aileen June Wang and University of Kansas art history professors Sherry Fowler and Maki Kaneko.
April 2, 2019, 10:00 AM - November 30, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Apollo 11 mission commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin landed the lunar module Eagle on July 20, 1969. Exhibition celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo Moon landing by Americans and complements Manhattan Public Library’s summer reading theme, "A Universe of Stories."
August 6, 2019, 10:00 AM - December 9, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
2019 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist introduces Jeremiah Ariaz. Black Trail Riding Clubs have their roots in Creole culture formed in Southwest Louisiana in the eighteenth century. Trail rides are an opportunity for generations from rural parts of the state to gather and celebrate. These trail riders form a distinctive yet little known Louisiana subculture.Ariaz is a Great Bend product and associate professor of art at Louisiana State University who has captured these equestrian clubs in a series of photographs selected for this exhibition. One image chosen as 2019 Friends of Beach Museum of Art Gift Print.
September 23, 2019, 9:00 AM - February 2, 2020, 4:45 PM @ Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library, Museum & Boyhood Home
General de Gaulle and General Eisenhower both belong to the common national heritage of their respective countries. Their work is a source of reflection and inspiration for today’s world. The Charles de Gaulle Foundation and the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum, in partnership with the Eisenhower Foundation, strive to promote and honor the legacies of the great leaders. Together these institutions collaborated with the Musée de l’Armée (French Army Museum) to present this exhibition. With the generous support of The First Alliance Foundation, the exhibition will contribute to strengthen the bonds between France and the United States.
September 24, 2019, 10:00 AM - March 21, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Best known for his depictions of Kansas, the American West also reveals itself as a significant subject in John Steuart Curry's work. Curry's earliest drawings reveal a boy under the spell of Western artists, e.g., Frederic Remington. Through 38 works, to include paintings and magazine illustrations, this exhibition explores Curry’s depictions of the West as a romantic and real environment.
November 5, 2019, 10:00 AM - October 3, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
An installation by expedition geologist and artist Charles Lindsay, who directs the artist-in-residence program for SETI (Search For Extra Terrestrial Intelligence). The installation will delve into earth's geological and cultural pasts, using scientific equipment salvaged from space exploration archaeology. Specimens and artifacts in Field Station 4 provoke musings on human perceptions of time and space.
November 1, 2019 - December 4, 2019 @ KSU Meat Lab
The Meat Lab in the animal sciences and industry department is now accepting orders for holiday meat. Place your Thanksgiving ham or turkey order by Wednesday, Nov. 6. Christmas orders are due Wednesday, Dec. 4.
November 1, 2019, 12:00 PM - December 31, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Sunset Zoo
On your next visit to the Zoo, bring a non-perishable food donation to the Flint Hills Breadbasket and Mayor's Holiday Food & Fund Drive, and receive $1 off Zoo Admission. $1 off discount must be taken at time of donation. Good through December 31, 2019
November 15, 2019, 8:00 AM - November 22, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Waters Hall
K-State social work students have set up a donation box to collect personal hygiene products for Homestead Ministries Inc.
Homestead is a safe haven for survivors of human trafficking, located right here in the Little Apple.
The donation box will be available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday from Friday, Nov. 15, and Friday, Nov. 22 in 204 Waters Hall.
November 16, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Uncorked Inspiration
Uncorked Inspiration takes the excitement and fun of the popular paint and sip phenomenon to a whole new level. Join us for a fun evening of painting and drinking your favorite beverage as you create artwork in a comfortable environment.
Neal will lead the group in painting "Moon Deer" as well as provide goofy, yet entertaining, art history anecdotes all while teaching painting techniques, color theory and other art related skills. You'll walk away with some knowledge of art techniques, an original painting of your own, and having had a great time.
Bring your beverage of choice to enjoy as you paint. Painting will begin promptly at 6:30.
Registration is non-refundable
November 16, 2019, 7:00 PM @ The Hat
November 16, 2019, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
True Lions will be coming from Kansas City to Public Hall in the Ville, Saturday November 16th! They are a twee pop all-femme band with strong vocals and catchy tunes. Opening for True Lions will be Oxford Remedy, an alt./indie trio from KCMO. You won't be able to leave once you start listening!
$5 Donations at the door!
November 16, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Midwest Dream Car Collection
The Kids are going to Love watching Turbo amongst the Cars!
Join us at 2pm for a showing of Turbo and popcorn! This event is free with admission.
November 16, 2019, 1:10 PM - 4:30 PM @ Bill Snyder Family Stadium
West Virginia Mountaineers have turned the tables since K-State won first four Big 12 series meetings. Wildcats try to prevent four losses in a row as Neal Brown has taken the reins in Morgantown.
November 16, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Midwest Dream Car Collection
Join Midwest Dream Car Collection in learning about the Edsel in a presentation by Doug Meloan. The Edsel, known as Ford’s Experimental Car boasted features that were different from every other car in the late 50’s, which was the cause for some strong criticism. Come to this free, exciting event to learn more about what made the Edsel such a controversial car.
November 16, 2019, 1:00 PM - 4:50 PM @ UFM
Enjoy an afternoon of crafting at UFM! Choose an activity offered during each one of the three time slots, or come for just one or two. The activities offered will be: Sculpy, Kindness Rocks, Macrame Snowflake, Hand lettering for Beginners, Holiday Cards, Linzer Torte, and Japanese Calligraphy.
November 15, 2019, 6:00 PM - November 16, 2019, 1:00 AM @ RC McGraws Bar & Grill
Battle of Legends: Joe "The Nose" Wilk vs. Dave "Thunder " Cummings. 11/15 at Rc Mcgraws.
September 21, 2019, 10:00 AM - January 12, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Non-human organisms outnumber our human cells 10 to 1, as trillions of microbes colonize inside each one of us. Learn about our body’s constant microbial companions and ways scientists realize just how important these microbes are to overall health, Hands-on exhibit features: Meet the Microbes, Our Complex Ecosystems and Exploring Our Microbiome. Fun science and discovery in MHK!
October 4, 2019 - November 21, 2019 @ Buttonwood Art Space