February 21, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ K-State Student Union
Discussion facilitated by Jeremiah L. Platt is a 2001 Kansas State University graduate and member of the Kansas Bar Association and Riley County Bar Association.
February 21, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Douglass Community Center
From hardware to software, come learn the basic terminology and components that make up a computer. Tech class will be held at the Douglass Community Center; 900 Yuma Street; Manhattan, KS. Registration required.
February 22, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Manhattan Public Library
Theme for 2018 KHC book talk discussion series is "Women Around the World". February's choice is "None to Accompany Me," by Nadine Gordimer. Books will be available to check out at second floor reference desk in early January 2018. Enjoy the read and gather with our group to delve into this story and enjoy sharing with others.
February 22, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ KSU Alumni Center Ballroom
Award-winning film maker Peter Bratt will screen his new documentary, Dolores, a portrait of United Farm Workers co- founder Dolores Huerta. In partnership with the Lou Douglas Lecture Series, UFM Community Learning Center, LGBT Resource Center, Department of American Ethnic Studies, and Manhattan Nonviolence Initiative. Bratt is an award winning screenwriter and independent filmmaker. Beach Museum of Art co-sponsors this film showing and lecture, in conjunction with the exhibition Fronteras/Frontiers.
February 24, 2018, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ K-State Student Union
Discussion facilitated by Mary Beth Tinker, known for “Tinker v. Des Moines Independent School District” 1969 Supreme Court Case, which established precedent for student school speech.
February 25, 2018, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ K-State Student Union
Michelle Ewert in Baltimore litigated subsidized housing cases in state and federal court and administrative agencies. Professor Ewert has represented low-income clients, including survivors of domestic violence and the homeless, in both urban and rural settings and has been actively involved in the legal services community. Ewert is a graduate of Illinois Wesleyan University, received a Masters in public policy from the University of Minnesota and earned her J.D. from the University of Wisconsin.
February 27, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Manhattan Public Library
Learn basics of Heritage Quest, our online genealogy resource that you can use from home. Registration required.
February 27, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Manhattan Public Library
To adult is to act like a grown-up, even if you don’t feel like one. In this series you will learn the basics of everyday stuff that school doesn’t always cover. Recommended for teens (grades 7-12) and adults. Registration required.