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 - 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."
June 14, 2019, 10:00 AM - August 17, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Strecker Nelson West Gallery
Summer breezes in and brings with it new artistry at Manhattan's downtown art gallery.
June 22, 2019, 1:00 PM - July 6, 2019, 4:00 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
New edition features drawing, painting and pottery with another side to a few of MAC's on-stage talents.
June 22, 2019, 8:00 AM - 1:30 PM @ Meeting locationFlint Hills Discovery Center
Tour Manhattan Regional Airport terminal and air traffic control tower; Go Flex Air flight training school and state of the art flight simulator. Complete tour with double dose of public works: Insider tours of Manhattan’s water treatment plant and wastewater treatment facility. See where city's clean water comes from, what happens to everything that goes down the drain. Travel and tour included. Light snacks provided; guests encouraged to bring re-sealable water bottle. Note: Moderate walking and stair climbing required.
June 20, 2019, 2:00 PM - June 22, 2019 @ Heartland Motorsports Park
Note: Flood potential to event grounds has precipitated move to Topeka at Heartland Park. All ticket packages honored as if at the normal venue. Jason Aldean, Old Dominion, Jake Owen and Clint Black among the headliners for 24th annual Kicker Country Stampede. Three stages with Cenex Main Stage host to 15-16 performers and additional talent on adjacent stages. Three-day music festival, a summer spectacular not to be missed! More performers include Sawyer Brown and Casey Donahew.
June 21, 2019, 7:30 PM - June 22, 2019 @ Manhattan Arts Center
MXTW is a 5-week workshop for high school students. Part classroom & part production-company, participants study various styles of avant-garde theater, then write & perform original pieces under the influences of the styles they have studied. May contain some strong language. May not be suitable for children under 13.
June 22, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Uncorked Inspiration
Neal will lead the group in painting "Aurora Forest" 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
May 25, 2019, 10:00 AM - September 8, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Artist. Inventor. Scientist. Genius. Leonardo Da Vinci was a true Renassaince Man. One of the greatest painters yet he only completed a few works. Da Vinci was a dreamer and inventor, and his love for math, science and art are highlighted through this fascinating interactive exhibition. Catapults, parachutes and a hang glider are just some of the inventions Da Vinci incorporated to explore the art of science.In an accompanying exhibit in the Mezzanine Gallery, AIB Food First; learn how AIB helps companies bring safe, high-quality food to the world, and play baker for the day on the Discovery Center's second floor gallery.