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!

  • January
    • Cabin Fever Day Solar Viewing - Centennial Observatory
      • January 5, 2019  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

        Safe, close-up views of the Sun's spots, prominences (gas eruptions), and active regions.  Bright stars and planets visible even in the daytime with the 24" telescope!  Weather permitting.  Free admission.

    • Total Lunar Eclipse - Centennial Observatory
      • January 20, 2019  7:30 PM - 12:30 AM

        Total lunar eclipse. Subtly increasing shading from 7:36 - 8:34 PM.  Growing dark "bite" missing from the moon from 8:34 - 9:41 PM.  Totality from 9:41 - 10:43 PM (max. eclipse 10:12 PM).  Last dark "bite" gone at 11:51 PM.  Subtly decreasing shading until 12:48 AM.

    • Art exhibit opening reception for "Mare Nostrum" by Maurizio Giuseppucci & Milica Popovic - Herrett Center Museum
    • "The Making of 'Mars 1001'" by Robin Sip - Herrett Center Museum
      • January 29, 2019  8:00 PM - 9:00 PM

        Robin Sip, "Mars 1001" writer/producer, on the making of this immersive adventure. In the Rick Allen Room.  Free admission.


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

        "The Korean War & its Environmental Legacy: The Green Ribbon of Hope" by Dr. Lisa Brady, Idaho State University

        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.

    • Romance Under the Stars - Herrett Center Museum
      • February 14, 2019  6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

        Package includes dinner, a gift for your sweetheart, and a special planetarium presentation of "Romance Under the Stars: Tales of Love, Lust, and Longing." Seating options begin at $100 per couple. Limited space.  Reservations accepted until Feb. 7th or until sold out.

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