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 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - June 8, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Strecker Nelson West Gallery
Featuring works by the area's finest abstract artists.
June 7, 2019, 8:30 PM - June 8, 2019, 10:30 PM @ Fairmont Park
Handle real spiders then head out on a night walk geared with headlamps to find, catch and release wolf spiders. Creepy, crawly fun for entire family! Registration open online, (785-587-2726) plus in person at Flint Hills Discovery Center. Youth must be accompanied by adult. All participants, ages 2 and up, must register.
June 8, 2019, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ City Park
Bring your chairs and your blankets for a fun family movie night presented by Navy Federal Credit Union. Bounce houses, face painting and concessions available.
May 18, 2019 - June 20, 2019 @ Manhattan Arts Center
Eligibility requirement restricts attendees to 9-12 grades. Workshop designed for students interested in art, writing or performance to include music, dance, theater, forensics. No pre-workshop theater experience necessary. Skills used not usually found in mainstream theater: Gymnastics, choral singing, dance, martial arts, musical performance, public speaking, juggling; any public performance may be helpful toward experimental theatrical explorations.
June 7, 2019, 7:30 PM - June 9, 2019, 9:30 PM @ Columbian Theatre
The tale of an unlikely hero finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside a donkey and a feisty princess who resists her rescue. Throw in a short-tempered bad guy, a cookie with an attitude, over a dozen other fairy tale misfits, and you've got the kind of mess that calls for a real hero. Luckily, there's one on hand. Shrek proves that beauty is truly in the eye of the ogre.
June 8, 2019, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Manhattan Conference Center
Fun, educational day for the whole family as Manhattan Conference Center ballroom hosts baking demonstrations for eight finalists competing for the title of 2019 NFOB champion. Plus, children’s area, bread samples, new recipes and much more!
June 6, 2019, 8:00 AM - June 8, 2019, 3:00 PM @ K-State Student Union
Organizers have planned a day with activities and presentations to prepare for successful transition to K-State, so get excited. Welcome to K-State! Note: Use parking garage south of K-State Student Union; parking attendant will provide directions. Permits designated for parking lots marked W, O, T or Z.
June 8, 2019, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Pottorf Hall
Learn to stand out as a leader, and identify important warning signs for when your friends are struggling. Learn about who you are, how others perceive you, and how you can work together. Lunch, snacks and drinks provided.
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.
Fun, educational day for the whole family as Manhattan Conference Center ballroom hosts baking demonstrations and competitive setting for eight finalists who compete for 2019 NFOB champion title. Plus, children’s area, bread samples, new recipes and much more!