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  1. Calendar Overlay Art Exhibits (4)
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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. Kansas Natural Resource Conference

    January 30, 2020 - January 31, 2020 @ Hilton Garden Inn

    The KNRC 2020 plenary session theme this year is Conservation During Extremes: Cultivating Ecosystem Resilience

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Cultural Events, Productions, Concerts

  1. McCain Performance Series: Squirrel Nut Zippers & Dirty Dozen Brass Band

    January 31, 2020, 7:30 PM @ McCain Auditorium

    Squirrel Nut Zipper’s quirky mix of jazz chords, folk music and punk rock leanings have spread outside of the Carolinas and attracted a national audience. Also appearing, New Orleans-based Dirty Dozen Brass Band has taken the traditional foundation of brass band music and incorporated into blends of genres including bebop jazz, funk and R&B/soul. Described by the band as “musical gumbo” has allowed the band to tour across five continents and more than 30 countries.

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  2. The Flick

    January 31, 2020, 7:30 PM @ Purple Masque Theatre (West Stadium)

    In a run-down movie theater in central Massachusetts, three underpaid employees mop the floors and tend to one of the last 35mm film projectors in the state. A hilarious heart-rending cry for authenticity in a fast-changing world.

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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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  2. Family Fun Night!

    January 31, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Manhattan Catholic School

    Join Manhattan Catholic Schools for Family Fun Night on Friday, January 31. All families are welcome! We will have concessions, old fashion games, and lots of prizes. Admission is free, game tickets and concessions will be available for cash purchase.

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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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