October 5, 2018, 10:00 AM - June 1, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Scenic prairies, bucolic farms and the architecture of Kansas’ agricultural industry, exhibition features more than 100 years of works by Kansas artists reflecting sense of place. Cornerstone for museum’s popular “Picturing Kansas” school tour program which integrates art, history, environmental and agricultural science, and language arts.
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.
March 5, 2019, 10:00 AM - June 19, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
The '30s and '40s were a golden age for murals in America when the everyday worker rose to the status of hero. Murals celebrate the work of miners, farmers and other laborers and cover walls in public buildings across the country. Preliminary ideas played out in sketches and nearly 50of these are displayed in this exhibition. On loan from Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College.
April 2, 2019, 10:00 AM - October 19, 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."
April 13, 2019, 12:00 PM - May 11, 2019, 5:30 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
Biennial contest features Kansas photographers located within 40-mile radius. Entries scored by judges and 51 photos with highest scores are on display in this exhibit. Artwork of 25 photographers featured.
April 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - June 8, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Strecker Nelson West Gallery
Featuring works by the area's finest abstract artists.
May 4, 2019, 12:00 PM - May 25, 2019, 5:00 PM @ The Volland Store
Distinct landscapes around this Gateway to the Flint Hills, both subtle and dramatic, determine shape and character. Through an examination of the region’s architecture – the built environment – "Architectures of the Kansas Flint Hills" exhibition investigates complex relationships between buildings, landscapes and cultures.
May 7, 2019, 1:30 PM @ Manhattan Public Library
PreK - 3rd Grade
K-State students from Dr. Bailey's Drama Therapy class will perform several short children's stories using their handmade puppets. After the show. children can meet the puppets and puppeteers.
May 7, 2019, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Tointon Family Stadium
Texas Southern enters at 14-30 after it was ousted in two 2018 NCAA regional tournament contests against Texas and Indiana. This marks final non-conference game of season with one Big 12 Conference home series remaining against West Virginia. Promotions: Two-For-One Tuesdays.
May 7, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Meadowlark Hills
Riley County Historical Society quarterly dinner program. Rex Buchanan, director emeritus, Kansas Geological Survey and Kansas Public Radio Commentator, addresses the “Historic Springs and Geology of the Flint Hills.”
January 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - May 12, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Life inside a painting may sound like a Twilight Zone episode remake. Until now. Center guests immersed into different paintings to grow appreciation for artistic creations. Exhibit "prompts" spark thoughtful conversations and connections. Plus, experience favorite children’s books come to life at the second-floor children's exhibition area! Life-sized scenes from popular children’s novels allow visitors to feel part of the story.
May 7, 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Arrow Coffee Company
Series of tastings explore lesser-known grapes! Tasting focuses on uncommon but super tasty red wines. Expand your palate and your wine knowledge with Arrow.