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 10, 2015  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.

    • Herrett Forum lecture - Rick Allen Room
      • January 21, 2015  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

        "Daydreams and Nightmares: Utopias and Dystopias from Fahrenheit 451 to The Hunger Games" - by Brian Attebery, Idaho State Univ.  (Idaho Humanities Council lecture)

        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.

    • Astronomy Talk - Faulkner Planetarium
      • January 22, 2015  6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

        "Introducing Cassiopeia, the Queen" by Chris Anderson, Observatory Coordinator

        The history, mythology, and interesting celestial targets in this circumpolar constellation.

        Admission (doors open at 5:45 PM):
        Adults: $2.50
        Students (incl. CSI w/activity card): $1.50
        6 and under: Free


  • February
    • Herrett Forum lecture - Rick Allen Room
      • February 18, 2015  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

        "The Buhl Woman and New Information Regarding the First Native Americans" by Tom Green, Former Director, Arkansas Archaeological Survey (Annual Don Crabtree Memorial Lecture)

        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.

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