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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. CLOSED 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. CLOSED 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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  5. CLOSED APDesign Design Charrette

    January 26, 2020 - December 31, 2020 @ Cassias Gallery, Regnier Hall

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Community Events

  1. Kansas Day Workshop

    January 29, 2020, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Attention teachers, parents and students! Join us on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 for our Kansas Day Workshop. Make your way through scheduled stations that highlight Kansas history, culture and nature through hands-on learning. More information coming soon. Open to students Preschool-6th Grade. Homeschool groups welcome! Time slots are limited, so schedule your group today! In order to schedule your group, please call 785-587-2726 or email fhdceducation@cityofmhk.com. Regular school group admission rates apply.

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For the Kids!

  1. CANCELLED THROUGH MARCH 30 Teen Literary Zone

    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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Kansas State Wildcats athletics

  1. Men's Basketball: Oklahoma vs. K-State

    January 29, 2020, 7:00 PM @ Fred Bramlage Coliseum

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Public Lectures, Workshops & Readings

  1. Kansas Day Workshop

    January 29, 2020, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Attention teachers, parents and students! Join us on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 for our Kansas Day Workshop. Make your way through scheduled stations that highlight Kansas history, culture and nature through hands-on learning. More information coming soon.
    Open to students Preschool-6th Grade. Homeschool groups welcome! Time slots are limited, so schedule your group today!

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  2. Zoofari Tales

    January 29, 2020, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Manhattan Public Library

    Slither into reading with Sunset Zoo and the Manhattan Public Library. On the fourth Friday of every month at 10 am, Sunset Zoo will bring to life an animal-themed children's story. Each month is based on a different story and all storytimes include unique animal artifacts. Some storytimes feature a live animal and others may include a simple craft project.

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  3. BP Chief Diversity Office Ray Dempsey Jr.

    January 29, 2020, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Business Building Western Star Ag Resources Lecture Hall

    Ray Dempsey Jr., chief diversity officer for BP America, will be the spring 2020 speaker for the Kansas State University College of Business Administration's Diversity Lecture Series.
    The lecture will begin at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29, in the Business Building Western Star Ag Resources Lecture Hall, Room 1088. The event is free and open to the public.

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Special Events

  1. CLOSED THROUGH MARCH 30 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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