Events and Programs at K-State Libraries

Library Events

Exhibit: The Remnant Trust: Wisdom of the Ages
Aug 30 12 am - Dec 16 11:59 pm

Exhibition
Second Floor, Hale Library


"Wisdom of the Ages" is an interdisciplinary exhibit of written works that have shaped the course of history. The exhibit is comprised of manuscripts, first editions and early editions from The Remnant Trust and will be on display throughout the fall semester.

K-State librarians will be available from 11 a.m. to noon and 2-3 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays to assist visitors who would like the unique opportunity to handle and read the books. Additionally, teachers and community groups who would like to bring a class to "Wisdom of the Ages" are welcome to make an appointment with a librarian by emailing libexhibits@k-state.edu.


Event Type: Exhibition
Sponsors: K-State Libraries, Office of the President
Website: http://guides.lib.k-state.edu/remnant
Cost: free
Contact: Darchelle Martin, libexhibits@ksu.edu, 785-532-7442

Marlin Fitzwater: From Wheat Fields to White House
Oct 4 12 am - Mar 17 11:59 pm

Exhibition
5th floor gallery, Hale Library


Marlin Fitzwater, the only press secretary appointed by two presidents, Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, has donated his personal papers to the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections at K-State Libraries.

The items in the exhibit represent a small sample of the donation. Visitors will be able to examine correspondence, publications, photos, memorabilia and official government documents, all of which will be available to future generations of researchers.

The exhibit is available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Event Type: Exhibition
Sponsors: K-State Libraries
Website: http://www.k-state.edu/media/newsreleases/2016-09/Fitzwater92716.html
Contact: Darchelle Martin, martin05@ksu.edu, 785-532-7442

Finals Week De-Stress: Caffeine Fix
Dec 11 8 pm - 10 pm

2nd & 4th floors, Hale Library


Stressed during finals week and need a little break?

Come join us in Hale Library for free coffee, tea, cocoa and snacks while supplies last.


Sponsors: K-State Libraries
Cost: Free
Contact: Darchelle Marin, martin05@ksu.edu, 785-532-7442

Finals Week De-Stress: YOGA
Dec 12 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Recreation
Hemisphere Room, Hale Library


Stressed studying for finals?

Relax and join us for a 45 minute yoga/meditation for better peace of mind during finals week. 


Event Type: Recreation
Sponsors: K-State Libraries
Cost: Free
Contact: Darchelle Martin, martin05@ksu.edu, 785-532-7442

Finals Week De-Stress: Caffeine Fix
Dec 12 8 pm - 10 pm

2nd & 4th floors, Hale Library


Stressed during finals week and need a little break?

Come join us in Hale Library for free coffee, tea, cocoa and snacks while supplies last.


Sponsors: K-State Libraries
Cost: Free
Contact: Darchelle Marin, martin05@ksu.edu, 785-532-7442

Finals Week De-Stress: Caffeine Fix
Dec 13 8 pm - 10 pm

2nd & 4th floors, Hale Library


Stressed during finals week and need a little break?

Come join us in Hale Library for free coffee, tea, cocoa and snacks while supplies last.


Sponsors: K-State Libraries
Cost: Free
Contact: Darchelle Marin, martin05@ksu.edu, 785-532-7442

Finals Week De-Stress: MEDITATION
Dec 14 1 pm - 1:30 pm

Recreation
Hemisphere Room, Hale Library


Stressed studying for finals?

Relax and join us for a 45 minute yoga/meditation for better peace of mind during finals week. 


Event Type: Recreation
Sponsors: K-State Libraries
Cost: Free
Contact: Darchelle Martin, martin05@ksu.edu, 785-532-7442

Hale Library Concert Series: Music by Amy Cheney Beach
Jan 27 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Arts
Hemisphere Room, Hale Library


Presented by The Friends of the K-State Libraries: 

This concert will be a celebration of the 150th anniversary of the birth of America's first great female composer, Amy Cheney Beach (1867-1944). The concert will feature some of her best-loved songs, piano pieces, and chamber music performed by three accomplished artists, soprano Amy Rosine, pianist Amanda Arrington, and flutist Karen Large. 

Concerts are followed by a wine and dessert reception.


Event Type: Arts
Sponsors: Friends of the K-State Libraries
Website: http://www.found.ksu.edu/rsvp/concertseries
Cost: Individual $30 Student $10
Contact: Darchelle Martin, martin05@ksu.edu, 785-532-7442

Hale Library Concert Series: Encore Concert
Apr 28 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Arts
Hemisphere Room, Hale Library


Slawomir Dobrzanski, piano, and Ben Sayevich, violin will perform for this Encore Concert. Sayevich performed on this series last season when the violinist for the Atma Trio became ill. He teaches at the International Center for Music and plays with the Park Piano Trio and the London-based Rosamunde Piano Trio. Our past concert patrons know the exquisite playing of Dr. Dobrzanski and always request that he return to the series. 


Event Type: Arts
Sponsors: Friends of the K-State Libraries
Cost: Individual $30 Student $10
Contact: Darchelle Martin, martin05@ksu.edu, 7855327442

Hale Library Concert Series: Jazz in June-The KSU Faculty Jazztet
Jun 9 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Arts
Hemisphere Room, Hale Library


Presented by The Friends of the K-State Libraries: 

The annual jazz concert with the K-State Faculty Jazztet features Kurt Gartner, percussion; Wayne Goins, guitar; Paul Hunt, trombone; Tod Kerstetter, clarinet; and Jeffrey Utter, bass. They will be joined for the fourth straight year by Beau Thomas Jarvis, jazz pianist. 


Event Type: Arts
Sponsors: Friends of the K-State Libraries
Website: http://www.found.ksu.edu/rsvp/concertseries
Cost: Individual $35 Student $10
Contact: Darchelle Martin, martin05@ksu.edu, 785-532-7442

Last updated: 10/20/2016