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).
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.
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!
August 1, 2017, 10:00 AM - December 16, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Thriving collectors market for reused bags and fabric as remnants from feed, flour and sugar sacks re-purposed into clothing and other household objects, this market continues today. This exhibition explores recycled fabrics into clothing and quilts drawn from K-State's collection of Historic Costume and Textile Museum.
August 15, 2017, 10:00 AM - December 23, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Beach Museum of Art
Enrico Isamu Oyama grew up in Tokyo and has worked in New York since 2011. “Ubiquitous” surveys how Oyama channeled his interests in Tokyo and American street cultures, Western abstract art and Japanese calligraphy to create Quick Turn Structure (QTS), his signature expression. Wide range of creative platforms include painting, digital media, sound and fashion.QTS gives visual form to the mixed-race, multicultural, transnational experiences in today’s world of fluid borders and inter-connectivity.
August 16, 2017, 8:00 AM - September 11, 2017, 5:00 PM @ William T. Kemper Art Gallery
Exhibit by Goody the Junkyard Junky at William T. Kemper Art Gallery on first floor of K-State Student Union.
August 19, 2017 - August 20, 2017 @ Manhattan Christian College
Special events for new and returning students.
August 20, 2017, 10:00 AM - August 21, 2017, 4:00 PM @ Four Points by Sheraton
Natural, alternative healing practices and products; green living products; new age and metaphysical products; homemade items by local artisans. Wide range of spiritual readings including Tarot readings, mediums, crystal readings and many more! Free workshops available to raise awareness of complete human experience: physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually.
August 20, 2017, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Purple Wave Auction
New national network marketing company Lady Godiva Beauty will attend TLC’s Quarter Mania, organized to honor area teachers and provide school supplies for classrooms. Raffle prizes, refreshments and more. Bring school supplies to donate. Stop by Lady Godiva table to be entered into an additional drawing for great prizes. Enter into drawing for $50 Visa gift card and other great prizes!
August 17, 2017, 7:30 PM - August 20, 2017, 9:00 PM @ Great Plains Theatre
Separate worlds of early 20th Century New York City begin to blur together. Ragtime shines a light of the disparate lives of Harlem musicians, upper-middle class families, and immigrants, all while weaving their tales together in brilliant musical style.
August 20, 2017, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Iron Clad MHK
Uncorked Inspiration takes the excitement and fun of the popular paint and sip phenomenon to new level. Fun evening of painting and option to drink favorite beverage to create artwork in comfortable environment. Neal Wollenberg leads the group to paint "CiCo Park" with entertaining art history anecdotes. Leave with knowledge of art techniques and an original painting of your own.