September 16, 2016, 8:00 AM - March 17, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Hale Library, 5th floor gallery
Marlin Fitzwater spent a decade in the White House, the only press secretary appointed by two presidents. The K-State alumnus has donated personal papers to the Richard L.D. and Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections at K-State Libraries. Highlights from the collection on display in Hale Library's fifth floor gallery.
October 13, 2016, 8:30 AM - February 4, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Riley County Historical Museum
Centennial celebration exhibit showcases 100-plus artifacts and photographs significant to the history of the Riley County community. Notable objects include a section of original seating from Wareham Opera House, penny-farthing bicycle owned by Guy Varney, hand-carved sunflower clock made from local wood for the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago, 1893.Many objects on view have been rarely exhibited. Centennial exhibition accompanied by series of programs (watch for announcements and check calendar).
January 17, 2017, 10:00 AM - May 13, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Exhibition explores Curry as student and early professional through more than 30 drawings, paintings and magazine illustrations. Never-before-viewed objects from Burr Living Trust of Lewisberry, Penn., will be a centerpiece of the installation. Exhibition organized by Beach Curator Liz Seaton and members of spring 2016 seminar, comprised of students from K-State and UMKC.
February 7, 2017, 10:00 AM - June 17, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Photographic adventure and multifaceted representation of contemporary Kansas farm life. Mohr's photography challenges viewers to appreciate Kansas farmers with renewed vision.
February 12, 2017, 12:00 PM - March 26, 2017, 5:00 PM @ The Volland Store
Suzie Aron and photographer Kenny Johnson have curated this exhibit that allows viewers to share in the benefits of Donald Judd’s exquisite work and entrepreneurial spirit in a remote rural town in Texas. Photographs by Suzie Aron. Additional photographs by David Dowell, Kenny Johnson and Flint Hills community.
February 25, 2017, 12:00 PM - April 1, 2017, 5:30 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
Masters of Fine Arts candidates from Kansas State University Art Department hold group exhibition in Kirmser Gallery at Manhattan Arts Center. Exhibit features variety of media including ceramics, painting, photography, sculpture, printmaking, and drawing. Sponsored by Strecker-Nelson Gallery and Rebecca and Marvin Gould.
March 4, 2017, 9:00 AM - February 28, 2018, 4:45 PM @ Eisenhower Presidential Library
Great War's influence on Dwight Eisenhower’s budding leadership abilities. World War I proved crucial to the making of this American icon and future president.
March 10, 2017, 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
Masters of Fine Arts candidates from the Kansas State University Art Department will hold a group exhibition in the Kirmser Gallery. The exhibit features a variety of media including ceramics, painting, photography, sculpture, printmaking, and drawing. This exhibit is sponsored by Strecker-Nelson Gallery and by Rebecca & Marvin Gould.
January 21, 2017, 10:00 AM - May 14, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Explore the science of how maize has evolved over thousands of years to become one of the country's most significant crops, and discover why it continues to surprise us today through eye-popping graphics, hands-on interactives and much more.
Explore the world of healthy eating with Max & Munch! Exciting opportunities to experience hands-on benefits of healthy eating habits! To My Plate and Beyond was organized by Purdue Agriculture Exhibit Design Center and made possible through support of the American Dairy Association and Indiana's Dairy Farm Families. Sponsored by Via Christi Health.
March 9, 2017, 7:30 PM - March 12, 2017, 5:00 PM @ McCain Auditorium
Mozart’s last opera set in mythical land between sun and moon. Amusing tale of young and sensible Prince Tamino, who persists along a magic journey with the help of an enchanted flute.
March 9, 2017, 9:00 PM - March 10, 2017, 1:00 AM @ Auntie Mae's Parlor
Three-piece rock band Headlight Rivals has played Aggiefest and joins Headlight Rivals in the classic venue of Auntie Mae's.
March 10, 2017, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
Staged reading of deeply moving play set in the American zone of 1946 occupied Berlin. Conductor Wilhelm Furtwangler faces tribunal that will determine his fate, and lead to a gripping moral challenge that will have you Taking Sides.
March 10, 2017, 9:00 PM @ RC McGraw's
Earthy country ballads sprinkled with gritty folk ramblers from Flatland Cavalry out of Lubbock, Texas.
March 10, 2017, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Hemisphere Room
Former reporter for Sports Illustrated and the author of "Emma Who Saved My Life"(1989), "Gospel"(1993), "Show World"(1999) and "Lookaway, Lookaway" (2013). Barnhardt is an instructor at North Carolina State University.
March 10, 2017, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Meadowlark Retirement Community
Documentary film viewing precedes discussion about amateur, retirement home production of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
March 10, 2017, 1:00 PM - March 12, 2017, 4:00 PM @ Tointon Family Stadium
Weather-induced schedule change with Friday doubleheader with 1 p.m. start time. BatCats opened 2016 season at Cal-Riverside, which has beaten UCLA, took two of three from Fresno State and split two-game series with Nebraska. First meeting in Manhattan against the Scotty Highlanders.
March 10, 2017, 3:00 PM - March 11, 2017, 8:00 PM @ Bramlage Coliseum
2A state basketball action returns to Bramlage Coliseum, the 2A home since 1990! Friday semifinals and Saturday consolation and championship games. 2A hoops in Bramlage!
March 10, 2017, All Day @ Kansas State University
Event designed for high school students, groups and parents; spend the day to explore K-State's campus and learn about college life and diversity on campus.Learn about majors and programs that will enable your success; college life, majors, college finances, housing options, sororities and fraternities and more. You'll also explore multicultural organizations with optional campus tours.
March 10, 2017, 3:00 PM - March 11, 2017, 9:30 PM @ Bramlage Coliseum
2A semifinals Friday (3-4:45-6:30-8:15 p.m.) Saturday consolation-championshp (noon-2-4-6:15 p.m.). 2A hoops in Bramlage Coliseum, tradition since 1990! Note: Class 2A basketball calendar listings contains game times and matchups.