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
    • Herrett Forum lecture - Rick Allen Room
      • May 6, 2015  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

        "Chocolate: Food of the Gods" by Dr. Lauren Fins, Professor of Forestry, University of Idaho (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.

    • Astronomy Talk - Faulkner Planetarium
      • May 14, 2015  8:45 PM - 9:45 PM

        "Galaxies" by Chris Anderson, Observatory Coordinator

        A primer on the wide variety of "star cities" that populate the universe beyond the Milky Way.

        Admission (doors open at 8:30 PM):
        Adults: $2.50
        Students (incl. CSI w/activity card): $1.50
        6 and under: Free


  • June
    • Explore Herrett: Nature Walk for Children - Herrett Center Museum
      • June 10, 2015  1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
        Explore Native American mythology and the outdoors on this tour of native plants and their uses in Native American culture while keeping a lookout for insects, birds, and other animals along the way. Hear tales of Coyote, Raven, and others. Recommended for ages 4 to 7. $5.00 per student.
    • Explore Herrett: Leaf Art! - Herrett Center Museum
      • June 17, 2015  1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
        Climb out on a creative limb with this fun-for-all-ages art activity. Gather leaves and other natural objects from across the CSI campus to create your one-of-a-kind masterpiece. Display your art in the Herrett Center for everyone to see! Recommended for all ages. $5.00 per student.
    • Explore Herrett: Hoops and Darts - Herrett Center Museum
      • June 24, 2015  1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
        Try your hand at this classic Native American game using traditional materials to construct a set of prehistoric lawn darts. Students will build a set of corncob darts and a willow hoop, then learn the rules of this fun pastime on the Herrett Center front lawn. Recommended for ages 8+. $10.00 per student.
Comments or questions? Email us: herrett@csi.edu