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 23, 2018, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Town Hall lecture room
True-life story of girls’ high school step team set against background of the heart of Baltimore. All-female school reshapes futures of students’ lives by making it their goal to have every member of the senior class accepted to/graduate from college. An added feature with live dance performed by local step groups, including KSU dancers, prior to the film.
September 21, 2018, 7:30 PM - September 23, 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 23, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ K-State Soccer Stadium
K-State concludes Big 12 opening-weekend action with the second of a two-game home stand against the Oklahoma Sooners. OU scored three consecutive second-half goals to prevail in the programs' first meeting (2017) in Norman.
September 23, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Manhattan Public Library Auditorium
Analyze photos to determine time frame as to when photos were taken. Presented by Barry Michie, RCGS President; Marla Day, Curator, Historic Costume and Textile Museum, Dept. of Apparel, Textiles and Interior Design; Tom Parrish, Photographer, Emporia.
September 23, 2018, 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Konza Prairie
Grueling endurance racers, this race is designated for you at Konza Prairie hiking trails in the Flint Hills outside Manhattan. Event capped at first 300 registrants (120=25k; 180=10k).
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.