August 7, 2018, 10:00 AM - December 15, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Beach Museum of Art
Traveling exhibition of richly colored prints the first solo exhibition of Norma Bassett Hall’s work since her death in 1957. Hall was the only female founding member of the Prairie Print Makers, Kansas-based organization established during Great Depression to promote American artists’ work. Joby Patterson, Eugene, Ore., guest curator.
August 24, 2018 - October 27, 2018 @ Strecker Nelson West Gallery
Stop in to see new works on the theme "People and Places," with an opening reception on August 24th from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Featuring works by Pat Abellon, Zak Barnes, Margaret Buie, Ann L. Carter, Sienna Clark, Clare Fallon, Brenda Fox, Linda Ganstrom, Colleen Gregoire, Anthony Benton Gude, Rita Guile, Rebecca Hoyer, Cally Krallman, Dean Kube, Lacey Lewis, Dean Mitchell, David Overmyer, Ryan Perry, Matthew Richter, Jennifer Schermerhorn, Barbara Waterman-Peters, and Chris Willey.
September 16, 2018, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Sunset Zoo
Colorful straw history animation narrated by Oscar winner Tim Robbins; Straws leaves audiences with clear understanding of problems caused by plastic pollution and empowers individuals to be part of the solution. Enjoy this film in Movies on the Grass series.
September 14, 2018, 7:30 PM - September 16, 2018, 9:30 PM @ CL Hoover Opera House
Stage version of this classic tale includes all of the wonderful songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman. This "tale as old as time" tells of Belle and the Beast learning to love and earn love before time runs out.
September 14, 2018, 5:00 PM - September 16, 2018, 11:00 PM @ Sir William's Hollow
The Flint Hills Shakespeare Festival is a community-based initiative focused on providing small-town, classical, outdoor theater and a village festival experience to local and regional patrons under the stars. Watch a wood on the edge of town, affectionately known as Sir William's Hollow, transform into a rustic outdoor Shakespearean amphitheater and family friendly village festival.
September 15, 2018, 10:00 AM - January 13, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
North American bison herds were long as much a part of the prairie as native grasslands. By the millions; as wide as the horizon. Flint Hills Discovery Center celebrates the bison's history and significance and spotlights important preservation efforts to strengthen the species' very existence on the Great Plains of Kansas.