Assist area children and their families in need during the holidays by
donating to the 10th Annual Giving Tree Project from Friday, Nov. 7
through noon Friday, Dec. 5 at locations on or near the Washburn
Participants visit one of the trees, select a tag and purchase the gift
request. They then return the unwrapped gift(s) with the angel tags
attached to one of the nine tree location by noon Friday, Dec. 5more...
The 90th anniversary of the founding of the Mulvane Art Museum will be
celebrated in the exhibition “Masters of the Mulvane: Ninety Years of
Collecting,” open Nov. 7 and on display through March 14, 2015.
The exhibition will open with a reception from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Friday,
Nov.7 during Topeka’s First Friday Artwalk.
At 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov., 18, curator Julie Myers will give a
gallery talk about themore...
Trombone players of all abilities and skill levels are invited to bring
their instruments and participate in the premier of Trombonopolis, a
free one-day event set from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 10 at Garvey
Fine Arts Center, Washburn University.
The day will include master classes and rehearsal sessions and will end
with all participants performing at 3 p.m. on the White Concert Hall
stage. Guest artists and ensembles included inmore...
Melissa Jarboe, executive director for Military Veteran Project, will be
guest speaker at the 27th annual Veterans Day Ceremony at Washburn
University set for 11:40 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 11. The event will be at
the Vietnam Memorial at the corner of 19th and Mulvane streets on the
The event will begin with a cleansing and blessing of the memorial by
Standing Bear Intertribal Brotherhood and conclude with a reception andmore...
Washburn University students faculty and staff collected 14,000 cans for
three local hunger-relief efforts in the annual Can Emporia food drive
Results of the competition were announced Saturday during halftime of
the Washburn vs. Emporia State University football game at Yager Stadium
at Moore Bowl. In total, more than 73,000 cans were collected.
Although short of the goal set by Washburn Student Governmentmore...