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
May 12, 2020 - August 31, 2020 @ Chang Gallery, Seaton Hall
August 28, 2020, 5:15 PM @ Virtual with limited seating at the SNW Gallery and Frames
Please join us for a demonstration by Graphite Artist Kim Taggart. Friday, August 28 at 5:15pm.
Limited seating - reservation required. Please call 785.537.2099 to reserve a seat.
Presentation will be streamed on Facebook Live and available for later viewing on YouTube.
August 28, 2020, All Day
This is a self-directed activity available for all ages, but especially aimed at teens. We have placed geocaches in public parks and trails around town for you to find. Each of our caches has a young adult book inside, free for the taking.
Read the library events page description for more information, and go to www.geocaching.com to find "Library Cache #" geocaches on the map. Event will be available from August to December 2020.
August 23, 2020 - August 28, 2020 @ Virtual
Guests at our Virtual Grab Bag & Silent Auction will test their luck at our traditional Grab Bag drawing!
Each participant will receive a prize, ranging from a bottle of wine to tickets to our spring event, the Promenade on Poyntz.
Participants will also have access to browsing and bidding at our Silent Auction featuring a wide range of items from various MHK businesses and restaurants.
August 28, 2020, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Virtually
Guests at our Virtual Wine Tasting & Live Auction will virtually join our live-stream event, featuring a vineyard representative to discuss various wine selections, sponsored by Standard Beverage Corporation.
Guests will receive an event basket prior to the event with all of the details and supplies needed to participate in a safe and fun way!
The live-stream will also include our spirited Live Auction led by Lori Rogge with Gene Francis & Associates and will feature some truly one-of-a-kind items.
Guests will also receive access to our Silent Auction event, open for browsing and bidding throughout the week of August 23 - August 28.
August 27, 2020, 5:00 PM - August 28, 2020, 9:00 PM @ Manhattan City Park
"K-State Fans: Are You Ready?" is the popular rallying cry before the Wildcats' football team storms onto the field each Saturday at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. The excitement fans exhibit at home games is cranked up before each season at Purple Power Play in the Park, hosted in City Park the Thursday and Friday before each season-opening football game. Larry Norvell Band Shell is the center of activity as vendors circle the park and K-State Pride of Wildcat Land performs on stage with cheerleaders and Classy Cat dancers.
Any appearance by Willie Wildcat sends children and adults alike into a frenzy of excitement. More fun, coaches address the throngs of purple-clad fans each night of the rally with fireworks to culminate the event.
May 23, 2020, 10:00 AM - September 13, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Play Ball! Behind-the-scenes secrets of baseball, which gained American popularity on an amateur level nearly 200 years ago. You'll want to hop off the bench, grip a bat and belt one out of the park! There are multiple layers of involvement within the sport: player, manager/coach, umpire, scorekeeper or voracious fan. This exhibition contends with how each facet of the game is broken down into math and science.
August 28, 2020, 7:00 PM @ The Hat
Catch William Clark Green with Austin Meade in concert from The Hat in Aggieville. Be sure to get tickets online.