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!

  • September
    • Astronomy Talk - Faulkner Planetarium
      • September 7, 2016  7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

        "The Great American Eclipse, T-Minus One Year" by Chris Anderson, Observatory Coordinator

        In just under a year, the first total solar eclipse visible from the Lower 48 will sweep over Idaho.  Find out what to expect and how to see it for yourself.

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

    • Herrett Forum lecture - Rick Allen Room
      • September 21, 2016  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

        "LiminalóThe Refugee Experience" by Liyah Babayan, Refugee Community Member

        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.


  • October
    • Primitive Skills for Modern Man: Fire! - Herrett Center Museum
      • October 8, 2016  1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
        Donít get burned in the wilds of Idaho!  Using native materials and household objects, participants will construct a bow drill and fire spindle, learn to assemble a tinder bundle, and make fire.  Challenge your classmates to a fire-making competition at the end of the day!

        Class limit: 20

        Minimum age: 12 (participants under 18 must be accompanied by a paid adult)

        Fee: $15
    • Herrett Forum lecture - Rick Allen Room
      • October 19, 2016  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

        "INL Overview" by Dr. Mark Peters, Director of INL

        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