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.
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 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.
April 1, 2017, 8:00 AM - October 13, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Hale Library fifth floor gallery
K-State Libraries joins 150th anniversary celebrations of Chisholm Trail. "Chisholm Trail: History & Legacy" exhibit with artifacts, books, maps and photos allows glimpse into Kansas' Wild West era and turbulent relationship with Texas cattle trade.
April 1, 2017, 9:00 AM - May 30, 2018, 4:45 PM @ Eisenhower Presidential Library
Rare artifacts and historic photographs of life along the Chisholm Trail to celebrate the trail's sesquicentennial. Learn origins of the cowboy boot, and how the phrase “real McCoy” became a familiar phrase in American lexicon. Legendary stories behind near mythical figures like Wild Bill Hickok and others. Dwight Eisenhower developed a love for all things western ... find out why. This lil' cowtown raised a President!
April 8, 2017, 10:00 AM - May 20, 2017, 3:00 PM @ Strecker Nelson West Gallery
Other Worlds presents artists' visions of New World and Old World lands and people; memories of childhood, imaginations of the fantastical.
April 8, 2017, 12:00 PM - May 13, 2017, 5:30 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
Open to artists 16 years/older; artists may submit up to four entries. Juried exhibit of 50 photographs by Kansas photographers located within 40-mile radius. Only digital submissions in three categories (people, nature, illustrative).
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.
April 13, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
It’s tornado season, so join the Flint Hills Discovery Center and National Weather Service to learn about weather safety. See what different cloud formations mean and what a dangerous sky can look like in the Flint Hills.
April 13, 2017, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ McCain Auditorium
Showcase of Excellence runway show and mounted exhibit initiates the 13th annual Apparel, Textiles, and Interior Design Student Symposium. The runway show and mounted exhibit provides K-State students and younger students (grades 7-12) opportunities to be selected to show their work to industry professionals.
April 13, 2017, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Coco Bolos
Live music from Bolos patio with reduced-price beer specials.
March 31, 2017 - April 15, 2017, All Day @ Manhattan Town Center
Drop in to Manhattan Town Center and get your kids' photos taken with the Easter Bunny! Easter Sunday is April 16.
April 13, 2017, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Manhattan Public Library
Suggested for kids in K-third grade. How much do you know about the force of gravity? Hear stories about high-wire walkers, and even create our own balancing robot! No registration required.
April 13, 2017, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Presentation by Keli Rylance, head of Morse Department of Special Collections, K-State Libraries. In 2016, K-State Libraries processed the personal archive of veterinary specialist Col. Frank Caldwell Hershberger. The collection documents his remarkable life: travels, horsemanship and service in two world wars.
April 13, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
April 13, 2017, 6:30 PM - April 15, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Tointon Family Stadium
Texas Tech comes to Manhattan for conference games 10-12 as Big 12 schedule reaches midpoint on Easter weekend (Thursday-Friday-Saturday games). Red Raiders won 2016 Big 12 title and reached NCAA tournament for second time in three years.