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Art Exhibits

  1. De Gaulle/Eisenhower: Alliance & Friendship in War and Peace

    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.

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  2. John Steuart Curry: The Cowboy Within

    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.

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  3. Field Station 4: Charles Lindsay

    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.

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  4. The Columbian Artist Group Exhibit

    January 11, 2020 - February 15, 2020 @ Manhattan Arts Center

    The Columbian Artist Group is an organization of creative like minded individuals dedicated to Fostering the artistic growth and evolution of its members and promoting their talents.
    All MAC gallery exhibits are free and open to the public.

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Conventions & Meetings

  1. 27th Annual Concert Band Clinic

    January 24, 2020 - January 26, 2020 @ Kansas State University

    The 27th annual K-State Concert Band Clinic will take place Friday, Jan. 24, through Sunday, Jan. 26.
    More than 700 students will be on campus and receive a quality musical experience from nationally acclaimed guest clinicians. The three-day event includes seven large ensembles, sectional rehearsals and master classes with K-State music faculty and music students.
    Special guests this year are the internationally renowned Boston Brass. They will perform a concert with the K-State Wind Ensemble at 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at McCain Auditorium. The final concert, featuring Concert Band Clinic students, will begin at 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26. Both concerts are free and open to the public.

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Cultural Events, Productions, Concerts

  1. 27th Annual Band Clinic Concert

    January 26, 2020, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ McCain Auditorium

    Special guests this year are the internationally renowned Boston Brass. They will perform a concert with the K-State Wind Ensemble at 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at McCain Auditorium. The final concert, featuring Concert Band Clinic students, will begin at 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26. Both concerts are free and open to the public.

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  2. "A Recital of New Art Song Settings of Poetry of Walt Whitman"

    January 26, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ All Faiths Chapel

    The K-State Music Program will host baritone Andrew White, and Nathan Buckner, pianist, for a special recital, titled "A Recital of New Art Song Settings of Poetry of Walt Whitman (1819-1892); In Honor of the Bicentennial of His Birth." The performance is at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, at All Faiths Chapel.
    White teaches private voice, as well as classes in diction and vocal literature at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. An advocate of contemporary music, he has performed new works in Boston, Cleveland, New York, San Francisco, San Antonio and Vancouver. He has given presentations at national conferences of the College Music Society, the National Opera Association, and the National Association of Teachers of Singing.

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  3. Celebrating Kansas Day at the Riley County Museum and Goodnow House

    January 26, 2020, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Riley County Historical Museum

    The Riley County Historical Society and Museum will celebrate Kansas Day with refreshments and special tours, Sunday, January 26, 2020, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Riley County Historical Museum, 2309 Claflin Road, Manhattan. We will also celebrate fifty years of the Goodnow House being a State Historic Site.
    Kansas became a state one hundred and fifty nine years ago, on January 29, 1861. That is also the year that the Goodnow House was built. In July 1969, just over fifty years ago, the Goodnow House became a State Historic Site, one of seventeen historic properties in the State Historic Site system. Admission is free and everyone is invited.

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Festivals & Parades

  1. D.B. Circus on Poyntz: A Mini Fest for the Midwest by Diesel Bros Studios

    January 25, 2020, 1:00 PM - January 26, 2020, 1:00 AM @ Tallgrass Tap House & Finn's Neighborhood Pub

    Featuring: Pretend Friend, The Box Turtles, Sapphire Son, Taylor Kline, The Great Moon Hoax, Philosophy of Lions, In Flow, Betty the Astronaut, Sam and the Fire Watchers and Santiago Brothers.

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For the Kids!

  1. Teen Literary Zine

    January 10, 2020 - May 1, 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 summer issue is May 1, 2020. Submit digital files by emailing them to ya@mhklibrary.org.

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Special Events

  1. American Adventure

    January 25, 2020, 10:00 AM - May 10, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Settlers landed on American soil in 1607 unacquainted to the challenges they would face to build new lives. In this interactive exhibit, visitors take on colonist's life where choices made determine your fate. If you're lucky, you just might survive the year.

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