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, 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!
October 7, 2017, 10:00 AM - April 1, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Exhibition explores complexity of borders and frontiers in the Midwest through the work by artists Artemio Rodríguez and Fidencio Fifield-Perez. Rodríguez's practice transcends the boundaries of printmaking, and engages the public through mobile printmaking studio/gallery, the GraficoMovil. Born in Mexico and raised in the U.S., Fifield-Perez explores issues of migration, labor, and the politicization of borders through the manipulation of maps, newspaper cuttings and paper.
January 6, 2018, 1:00 PM - February 18, 2018, 4:00 PM @ Geary County Historical Society
Geary County Historical Society in Junction City is the location among seven Kansas communities to host this traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution, sponsored by Kansas Humanities Council. Water/Ways focuses on the numerous relationships between people and water. How has water shaped our history and traditions? How does it impact our daily life? What does the future hold for water?
February 9, 2018, 6:30 PM - 11:00 PM @ K-State Alumni Center
Boys & Girls Club of Manhattan provides safe, fun, educational program when school is not in session; more than 2,500 youth in Manhattan and Wamego participate. Help the Boys & Girls Club continue to meet the communities' need and support this event through tickets, auction purchases and donations.
February 8, 2018, 7:30 PM - February 11, 2018, 9:00 PM @ Nichols Hall
Poignant story of an African-American boy coming of age amid harsh, painful realities of life in segregated America. Story weaves magical qualities of humanity: pain, love and laughter.
February 9, 2018, 7:00 PM @ McCain Auditorium
Tickets for 14th annual Drag Show available show week during business hours at McCain Box Office (pre-show sales 5:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.). Sponsored by K-State UPC, LGBT Resource Center, Student Organization for Cultural Studies and Sexuality and Gender Alliance.
January 16, 2018, 11:00 AM - March 6, 2018, 11:25 AM @ Manhattan Public Library
A storytime designed for infants and young toddlers with their parents or caregivers. Enjoy bouncy songs, nursery rhymes, short books, and fun music. Suggested for 0-18 months. Caregivers participate with children.
February 9, 2018, 10:00 AM @ Forum Hall, Ground floor, K-State Student Union
Imprisoned on the other side of the universe, the mighty Thor finds himself in a deadly gladiatorial contest that pits him against the Hulk, his former ally and fellow Avenger. Thor's quest for survival leads him in a race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home world and the Asgardian civilization.
February 9, 2018, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Manhattan Public Library
Hear fun cowboy stories and learn a little about the rodeo with members of the K-State Rodeo Club. Every child who attends will receive a free ticket to the K-State Rodeo (Feb. 16-18). Co-sponsored by the K-State Rodeo Club.
February 9, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Manhattan Public Library
Make the most of a day off and spend your time in a relaxed manner. Make bracelets, decorate mugs and get manicures with friends; sounds like the perfect way to enjoy a day off. Recommended for grades 7-12. Registration required.
February 9, 2018, 7:00 PM @ Forum Hall, Ground floor, K-State Student Union
January 27, 2018, 9:00 AM - April 29, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Explore one of the Earth's most mysterious habitats, and learn through an intricate maze that resonates with the sights and sounds of a tropical rainforest. Make multiple visits and discover new elements that make the rainforest a fascinating ecosystem.
February 1, 2018, 12:00 PM - February 28, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Sunset Zoo
During February, love is in the air. Buy one adult admission and get one free; perfect for a date with your little lovebird!