Busy month in art centers

Todd PittengerMarch 8, 2022

Salina Art Center has a full month of events for March

According to the organization, the three locations in the heart of downtown Salina host exciting events for all to enjoy. Salina Art Center is located at 242 S Santa Fe, the Art Center Cinema is located at 150 S Santa Fe, and the Warehouse is located at 149 S 4th St.

Upcoming events in March include:

  • Salon Discussion Series, March 10, 5:30 p.m., Art Center Cinema. Let’s celebrate Women’s History Month with the film Frida Kahlo. After the film, Cori Sherman North, curator at the Birger Sandzen Memorial Gallery and art historian will discuss “Frida Kahlo and working-class women artists of the 1930s.” Regular ticket prices still apply. Film debates $5.
  • Craft 149, March 11, 5-7 p.m., warehouse. Come to the Art Center Warehouse after the work week for a drink, a snack, and your art-making main course! Drawing, sculpture, coloring and painting are on the menu. Second Friday of each month. Registration is suggested as places are limited. 21 and over. $20 for members, $25 for non-members. Visit our website at www.SalinaArtCenter.org to learn more and to register.
  • Lunch & Learn After Dark, March 16, 6-7 p.m., Salina Art Center, FREE. Kaye Monk-Morgan, Vice President of Strategic Engagement and Planning at Wichita State University, will talk about Critical Race Theory (CRT) and what it is not.
  • Science On Screen, March 22, 5:30 p.m., Art Center Cinema, FREE. National Science Night on Screen with First Man Movie and Speaker Forger [Mark] Stucky, astronaut, who will talk about commercial space travel after the film.
  • Film & Discussion, March 31, 5:30 p.m., Art Center Cinema, FREE. Kirk Sharp, Executive Director of the Gordon Parks Museum, will speak after the screening of The Learning Tree, written and directed by Gordon Parks.

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