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!

  • April
    • Total Lunar Eclipse - Centennial Observatory
      • April 14, 2014  10:45 PM - 12:00 AM
        Penumbral phase (not noticeable) begins: 10:52 PM
        Moon subtly darkened by 11:15 PM
        Umbral phase (growing "bite" from Moon) begins: 11:58 PM
        Totality (dark red-orange Moon): 1:06 to 2:25 AM
        Maximum eclipse: 1:46 AM
        Umbral phase ends: 3:33 AM
        Penumbral phase (not noticeable) ends: 4:39 AM
    • Herrett Forum lecture - "Secrets of the City - City of Rocks National Monument and Castle Rocks State Park" - Rick Allen Room
      • April 16, 2014  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

        Herrett Forum lectures are usually presented on the third Wednesday of the month, September through May.  Topics are coordinated by the Herrett Forum Committee, a group of local citizens dedicated to bringing high quality speakers, scholars, and artists to Twin Falls. No tickets are required for these free public events. Doors open at 7 p.m.

        The Herrett Center for Arts and Science is located on the north side of the College of Southern Idaho campus, at the North College Road entrance.


  • May
    • Astronomy Talk - Faulkner Planetarium
      • May 1, 2014  7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

        "Introducing Boötes, the Herdsman" - The history, mythology, and interesting targets of this large springtime constellation.

        Admission: Adults $2.50, students $1.50, children 6 and under free.

        Telescope viewing follows until 10:30 PM (weather permitting).

        Admission: $1.50 or free with talk or paid planetarium show admission.

    • Herrett Forum lecture - "Blood Sport in Ancient America" - Rick Allen Room
      • May 14, 2014  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

        Annual Don Crabtree Memorial Lecture.

        Herrett Forum lectures are usually presented on the third Wednesday of the month, September through May.  Topics are coordinated by the Herrett Forum Committee, a group of local citizens dedicated to bringing high quality speakers, scholars, and artists to Twin Falls. No tickets are required for these free public events. Doors open at 7 p.m.

        The Herrett Center for Arts and Science is located on the north side of the College of Southern Idaho campus, at the North College Road entrance.

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