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!

  • May
    • Transit of Mercury - Centennial Observatory
      • May 9, 2016  7:00 AM - 12:45 PM

        6:15 AM - Observatory opens.
        6:22 AM - Sun rises with Mercury already in transit.
        12:42 PM - Mercury exits the solar disk.
        12:45 PM - Observatory closes.

        First transit of Mercury since 2006.  Telescope with proper filters required to view. Free admission.
    • Herrett Forum lecture - Rick Allen Room
      • May 11, 2016  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

        "Archeology of the Idaho National Laboratory" by Brenda Pace, Archaeologist, Idaho National Laboratory (annual Crabtree Memorial Lecture, for Idaho Archaeology Month)

        Herrett Forum lectures are usually presented on the 3rd Wednesday, Sept. - 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.

    • Int'l Astronomy Day Activities - Rick Allen Room
      • May 14, 2016  11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

        Make-n-take activities, coloring pages, water bottle rocket construction and launches.  Admission to Rick Allen Room: $1


  • June
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