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.
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, 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 18, 2019 - December 22, 2019 @ Midwest Dream Car Collection
Help the Midwest Dream Car Collection get ready for their first Christmas! Donate a car themed ornament to their lounge Christmas tree and receive $1 off admission now through December 22nd!
November 29, 2019 - December 24, 2019 @ Manhattan Town Center
See website for specific dates and times!
November 30, 2019 - December 22, 2019 @ Blue Earth Plaza
Rides are pick up/drop off at Blue Earth Plaza. No rides on December 6th due to the parade.
December 5, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Uncorked Inspiration
Join Straight Upp Creative Studio for an entertaining night of painting and wine.
Bring your favourite bottle of wine, beer or non-alcoholic beverage, invite your friends, and enjoy step-by-step instruction with our experienced and enthusiastic artist. You’ll leave with a one-of-a-kind creation and a new found talent you’ll want to explore. Online registration and payment are required.
Canvas Size: 16"x20"
Registration is non-refundable.
December 4, 2019, 7:30 AM - December 6, 2019, 11:30 AM @ Hilton Garden Inn
December 5, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Manhattan Town Center
All performances are in the mall's East Court.
December 5, 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ McCain Auditorium
On Dec. 4, the Wind Symphony and Wind Ensemble will perform. They will begin the concert with works by Mackey, Colgrass, Grainger & Shapiro. They will conclude with works by Yeo, Harris, Perrine and Press. The Wind Symphony is under the direction of Alex Wimmer, assistant director of bands and the Wind Ensemble is under the direction of Frank Tracz, director of bands.
On Thursday, Dec. 5, the Brass Ensemble, Woodwind Ensemble, and Mixed Chamber Ensembles will begin Thursday's concert. Composers of these works include Denham, Bach, Hanson, Persichetti, Jacob, and Perrine. These ensembles will be conducted by graduate students Allegra Fisher, Evan Ricker, and Eric Thompson as well as Alex Wimmer.
The Concert Band will conclude by performing works by Curnow, Van der Roost, Ticheli and King. Graduate students Grace Baugher, Allegra Fisher, Evan Ricker and Eric Thompson will conduct the Concert Band.
December 5, 2019, 7:30 PM - December 7, 2019 @ Mark A. Chapman Theatre in Nichols Hall
This holiday season the Kansas State University School of Music, Theatre, and Dance presents a showcase of exciting dance styles including jazz, tap, modern, and African dance. Talented K-State students will perform original pieces choreographed by the faculty.
December 5, 2019, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ The Bluemont Hotel
November 19, 2019 - January 10, 2020
Teens 7th-12th Grade: Do you want to have your writing or artwork published in a short zine? We're starting a literary art zine! For our first year, each issue will have a seasonal theme. We'll accept any form of writing or art, including things like: poems, essays, comics, photography, scans of 2-d art, or photos of 30D art, or anything outside the box that you can create. The deadline to submit work for the spring issue is January 10, 2020. Submit digital files by emailing them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
December 5, 2019, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Hampton Inn Manhattan
Join Baby Time Masterclass by Eva Baby Gear. Meet other parents and share your experience of raising a little one in a safe, non-judgemental environment. Guest speakers will be brought in on a monthly basis and will discuss various topics: baby sleep, infant massage, transitioning to solids, nursing, feeding, personal identity, safety, and infant development.
The goal of this group is to create a connection between families and for caregivers to have a supportive, safe environment where parenting is discussed.
Everyone is welcome whether you are a first-time parent or have more than one!
Registration is required and limited to 20 families.
December 2, 2019, 8:00 AM - December 11, 2019, 9:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Business visa information helps interpreters and companies to understand the importance of business visas and how this can benefit the growth of your company and business with Immigration Attorney or Immigration Lawyer.
Understand the different types of business visa is a must for any organization. there is a wealth of information out there and many people do not know where to begin. we will cover topics that will include understanding basic company staff needs and immigration. types of business visas available and those that may be suitable for different organizations. The first steps to take when you identify the need for a business visa.
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!
November 29, 2019, 7:00 PM - January 10, 2020 @ Blue Earth Plaza
City holiday celebration stretches from Blue Earth Plaza to Downtown Manhattan shops along Poyntz Avenue, even City Park and Aggieville district. Lights ablaze with Blue Earth Plaza Christmas tree and surrounding plaza courtesy of Whoville merchants.