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  1. Calendar Overlay Art Exhibits (9)
  2. Calendar Overlay Community Events (3)
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  4. Calendar Overlay For the Kids! (1)
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Art Exhibits

  1. Marlin Fitzwater: From Wheat Fields to White House

    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.

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  2. Celebrating 100 Years of History and Heritage: Riley County Historical Museum

    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).

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  3. Mapping the Early Career of John Steuart Curry

    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.

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  4. Kansas Veterinarian at Work: A Portrait by Tom Mohr

    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.

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  5. MARFA Texas: Collections

    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.

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  6. Collective Progression

    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.

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  7. Eisenhower and the Great War

    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.

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  8. Jason Scuilla: Porta Magica

    March 14, 2017 - July 1, 2017, All Day @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

    Friends of the Beach gift print artist Jason Scuilla was raised in Sarasota, Fla., and his drawings and prints have been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions throughout the U.S. Scuilla serves as associate professor of art at Kansas State University.

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  9. Collective Progression

    March 17, 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.

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Community Events

  1. Maize

    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.

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  2. To My Plate and Beyond

    January 21, 2017, 10:00 AM - May 14, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    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.

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  3. Crafts & Cocktails: Wooden Bunny Art

    March 17, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Straight Upp Creative Studio

    Bring your favorite beverage, yummy snacks and enjoy step-by-step instruction with experienced, enthusiastic artist.

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Cultural Events, Productions, Concerts

  1. Encore! Live Music Winter Series

    March 17, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Liquid Art Winery and Estate

    Performance by songwriter/guitarist Tim Strathman. Country release party for new album "Living the Dream". Catered pasta dinner; come hungry!

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For the Kids!

  1. Adventure Camp: Beyond Baking (grades 3-6)

    March 17, 2017, 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Learn the science behind baking! Use all the ingredients in simple cookies and go though the travels of each ingredient until it walks out of the store with you; what happens if it doesn’t leave the store before its expiration date. Adventure Camp is a unique program offered at both Flint Hills Discovery Center and Sunset Zoo throughout the school year. Child's age determines camp location (when offered at both sites).

    Children may be dropped off at 7:30 a.m. Pick up half-day noon to 12:15 p.m.; pick up for full-day 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Day registrants must bring sack lunch. Pre-registration required.

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Recreational sports activities/events

  1. K-State baseball

    March 17, 2017, 6:30 PM - March 19, 2017, 4:00 PM @ Tointon Family Stadium

    Iowa Hawkeyes have met up with K-State in consecutive baseball seasons, and the Wildcats have taken both series at Manhattan (2015) and Iowa City (2016). Cats have one more tuneup before Big 12-opening series at Austin and Texas Longhorns.
    Note: Saturday afternoon time change to 5 p.m. following NCAA basketball games at Bramlage.

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Special Events

  1. Blessing of the Taps

    March 17, 2017, 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM @ Little Apple Brewing Company

    Labco's annual tap blessing with Father Werth and co-celebrant Father Gale Hammerschmidt! Commemorative swag and best Irish food and beer this side of the Atlantic.

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