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!

  • February
    • Astronomy Talk - Faulkner Planetarium
      • February 10, 2016  6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

        "Gravity Wave Astronomy: Listening for Einstein's Echoes" by Chris Anderson, Observatory Coordinator

        A century after Einstein predicted the existence of gravitational waves, this may be the year they are directly detected for the first time.

        Admission (doors open at 6:15 PM):
        Adults: $2.50
        Children (7-17) & CSI students: $1.50
        Ages 0-6: Free

    • Herrett Forum lecture - Rick Allen Room
      • February 17, 2016  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

        "How to Cure Alzheimer’s Disease" by John Sims, MD, Neurologist, Harvard Medical School and Investigator, Eli Lilly Research Laboratories, Indianapolis, IN, USA

        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.


  • March
    • Herrett Forum lecture - Rick Allen Room
      • March 16, 2016  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

        "The Obsidian Blade of the Aztecs in the 21st Century" by Jim Woods, MS, Professor of Anthropology, College of Southern Idaho

        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.

    • "Earth Hour" Night Telescope Viewing - Centennial Observatory
      • March 26, 2016  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?  Jupiter, double stars, star clusters.  Free admission.

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