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.
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.
January 26, 2020 - December 31, 2020 @ Cassias Gallery, Regnier Hall
February 22, 2020 - March 28, 2020 @ Manhattan Arts Center
This powerful exhibit tells the stories of Veterans and their families through art created in Earl Project workshops.
Workshop dates are February 29, 2-4 PM and March 28, 1:30-4:30 PM.
March 2, 2020 - March 31, 2020 @ Chang Gallery, Seaton Hall
March 1, 2020, 4:30 AM - April 30, 2020, 10:00 AM @ Fairmont Park
Don't miss this rare opportunity to visit the Greater Prairie-Chicken Booming ground at the height of the booming season. Staff will accompany you on the trip and provide all the insight you need! Fee includes transportation and light breakfast.
Ages 10+; under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
March 18, 2020, 7:30 PM @ McCain Auditorium
A society controlled by a perfectly totalitarian government bent on repressing all subversive tendencies. “Big Brother” is always watching and technology wielded as a weapon to inundate citizens with propaganda and to monitor thoughts and actions. Imagined before the existence of computers, this dystopian future explores the power of technology as mental manipulator and source of curated information. Parental Advisory: Some material may not be appropriate for children under 14.
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 email@example.com.
March 18, 2020, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Douglass Community Center Annex
Learn basic skills to prepare for beginning an online job search. Registration required.
March 18, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Manhattan Public Library Auditorium
U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo is known for her interactive performances, which include spoken word, live music, and powerful writing. This presentation will introduce the audience to her work through readings, videos, and a lively discussion of her work. Don't miss Joy Harjo's visit to Kansas State University on March 24, 2020, 5:30-7:00 PM in the Alumni Ballroom.
March 18, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Tallgrass Tap House
A monthly gathering at Manhattan's Tallgrass Taphouse, featuring public discussion on engaging science topics. Held in a relaxed (and fun!) setting on the third Wednesday of the month August through April, Science on Tap features a brief, informal presentation by a local scientist followed by lively conversation. The goal is to build our community’s enthusiasm for science in a fun and unique way.
Science on Tap takes places at Manhattan's Tallgrass Taphouse, 320 Poyntz Avenue. Each month features different topics so community members will learn something new each time they attend. Free, interactive program begins at 7pm in the Tap House's Firkin Room. Be sure to arrive early to grab dinner and drinks, and make sure to let Taphouse staff know you are there for "Science on Tap".
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.