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Common Read - Calendar of Events

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Two Weeks in May Film Showing

December 21st, 2017 - 12:00pm
424 Warren Street, Mankato MN 56001

History Bits & Bites History Bits & Bites is a monthly learning series held the 3rd Thursday of each month during the noon hour at the Blue Earth County History Center. 
Bring your lunch for a bite while learning a bit of history! Free for BECHS Members, $5 nonmembers. Lunch is NOT provided, but beverages will be available. December 21 - Two Weeks in May, a film about turbulent times at Mankato State College in 1972

 

 

 

Past Events

The Day the 60s Died: The Kent State Shootings - Film Showing

September 18th, 2017 - 4:00-5:30pm
Ostrander Auditorium, Centennial Student Union, Minnesota State University, Mankato

Blue Earth County Historical Walking Tour

September 23rd, 2017 - 10:00-12:00pm
424 Warren Street, Mankato MN 56001
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Family Weekend Common Read Book Discussion

September 23rd, 2017 - 11:00-12:30pm
ML109, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato

Library’s 50th Anniversary Celebration

October 2nd, 2017 - 1:00-4:30pm
Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato

The Myths and Realities of the 1960s - Use of Critical Thinking with Tim Madigan

October 11th, 2017 - 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Room 254/255, Centennial Student Union, Minnesota State University, Mankato

How to Change the World without Having a Clue with Greg Bennick

October 11th, 2017 - 5:00 p.m.
Followed by an activism workshop (with snacks!) in Ostrander at 6:30pm
Ostrander Auditorium, Centennial Student Union, Minnesota State University, Mankato

Campus as Text Walkabout

October 13th, 2017 - 4:00 p.m.
Beginning at Memorial Library Circulation Desk, Minnesota State University, Mankato
Contact giovanna.walters@mnsu.edu or angela.cooley@mnsu.edu with any questions about this event. 

Tie-Dye Event for Students

October 18th, 2017 - 12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
The Fountatin by Centennial Student Union, Minnesota State University, Mankato
Come tie-dye a free t-shirt, all students are welcome! 

History Bits & Bites - Out of Chaos: Music of the Times

October 19th, 2017 - 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Blue Earth County Historical Society, 424 Warren St., Mankato, MN
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Common Read Keynote Event

November 1st, 2017 - 7:00 p.m
Centennial Student Union Ballroom, Minnesota State University, Mankato
World Premier showing of Two Weeks in May, a film about turbulent times at Mankato State College.  Panel discussion following film. 

Campus as Text Walkabout

November 1st, 2017 - 5:30 p.m.
Beginning Outside the CSU Ballroom, Centennial Student Union, Minnesota State University, Mankato
Contact giovanna.walters@mnsu.edu or angela.cooley@mnsu.edu with any questions about this event.

Two Weeks in May Film Showing

November 3rd, 2017 - 12:00-1:00pm
First Presbyterian Church
220 E Hickory St, Mankato MN 56001

Campus as Text Walkabout

November 3rd, 2017 - 4:00 p.m.
Beginning at the fountain in the mall area, Minnesota State University, Mankato
Contact giovanna.walters@mnsu.edu or angela.cooley@mnsu.edu with any questions about this event.

Two Weeks in May Film Showing at the Peace Awards

November 14th, 2017 - 4:00-6:00pm
Kessel Peace Institue 
Centennial Student Union Room #201, Minnesota State University, Mankato

Celebrating MSU 150 Years Blue Earth County Historical Exhibit

September 23rd to November 25th
424 Warren Street, Mankato MN 56001
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