The Herrett Center for Arts & Science

Upcoming Special Events

All events listed are free to the public unless otherwise noted, made possible by the Herrett Center, the College of Southern Idaho, the Associated Students of CSI, the CSI Foundation, or as listed. Please join us!

  • March
    • Herrett Forum lecture - Rick Allen Room
      • March 12, 2019  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

        "The Impact of Interpersonal Violence and Intersections of Oppression" by Voices Against Violence's Donna Graybill, Executive Director; Katelyn Schwennen, Client Care Coordinator; Lacey Galloway, Case Manager; Angie Soto, Bilingual Case Manager; and Yarit Rodriguez, Outreach and Education Coordinator.

        Herrett Forum lectures are usually presented on the 2nd Tuesday, Sept. - Nov. and Feb. - May.  Topics are coordinated by the Herrett Forum Committee, local citizens dedicated to bringing high-quality speakers, scholars, and artists to Twin Falls.  Free admission.  Doors open at 7 PM.

    • 2019 Explore Herrett: S.T.E.A.M. Camp-In - Herrett Center Museum
      • March 15, 2019  6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

        A hands-on science adventure for grades 3-5.  Science workshop, tee-shirt, snacks, and camping overnight in the museum galleries. Space is limited; fee: $50/child. Download the registration form here.

    • "Earth Hour" Night Telescope Viewing - Centennial Observatory
      • March 30, 2019  8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

        For one hour, the world is asked to turn out all unnecessary lights as a gesture of energy conservation. Why not come to the Centennial Observatory at the Herrett Center and enjoy the dark skies?  Mars, double stars, star clusters, deep-sky targets. Free admission.


  • April
    • Primitive Skills for Modern Man: Stone Daggers and the Ice Mummy: Exploring ÷tziís Prehistoric Toolkit, Part One - Herrett Center Museum
      • April 8, 2019  6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

        Explore the mysteries surrounding Ötzi, a prehistoric mummy found high in the Italian Alps, and delve into the replication of some of the items from his ancient toolkit. This class will focus on manufacturing a prehistoric dagger and sheath while introducing students to basic primitive skills techniques useful in the replication of stone age technology, including cordage making and weaving. Please note this is not a flintknapping class. Includes all materials.

        This class meets for four sessions: Monday, April 8th, Wednesday, April 10th, Thursday, April 11th, and Friday, April 12th, from 6:00 to 8:30 PM each day.

        Minimum age: 12 (participants under 12 must be accompanied by a paid adult)

        Class limit: 15

        Fee: $35

    • Art exhibit opening reception for CSI Annual Student Show - Herrett Center Museum
    • Herrett Forum lecture - Rick Allen Room
      • April 9, 2019  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

        "Pickles" by Brian Crane, the “Pickles” Cartoonist

        Herrett Forum lectures are usually presented on the 2nd Tuesday, Sept. - Nov. and Feb. - May.  Topics are coordinated by the Herrett Forum Committee, local citizens dedicated to bringing high-quality speakers, scholars, and artists to Twin Falls.  Free admission.  Doors open at 7 PM.

Comments or questions? Email us: herrett@csi.edu