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Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Saturday, April 20th
9:00am - 4:00pm

A Culture Carried: Bosnians In Bowling Green Exhibit

  • Location: Kentucky Museum
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
9:00am - 4:00pm

Arte Cubano

  • Location: Kentucky Museum
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Exhibit Dates:  March 9-May 28, 2019

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9:00am - 4:00pm

Even Coverlets Get the Blues

  • Location: Richardson Quilt Gallery
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Kentuckians have practiced the art of weaving for more than 200 years.
Techniques represented in Even Coverlets Get the Blues range from overshot, double weave, and tied-biederwand to hooked rug making.

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9:00am - 4:00pm

Flora and Fauna

  • Location: Kentucky Museum - Community Gallery
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Marilee Salvator, Assistant Professor/Printmaking

WKU student printmaking installation will include work from Spring 2018 Relief Class Mutiple Levels, Fall 2018 Relief Class Mutiple Levels, Spring 2019 Relief and Screenprinting Classes Multiple Levels

9:00am - 4:00pm

HAD Artist Collective Murals

  • Location: Kentucky Museum - Courtyard
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Anel Lepić and Muhamed “Hamo” Bešlagic, two HAD Collective artists from Bosnia, carved murals in the Kentucky Museum courtyard.

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9:00am - 4:00pm

Highbrow, Patrick Dougherty Sculpture

  • Location: Kentucky Museum Front Lawn
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

WKU’s Cultural Enhancement Series and the Kentucky Museum host award winning artist Patrick Dougherty in October 2018 on WKU’s campus in Bowling Green, Ky. Dougherty created Highbrow, a sculpture made from intertwined tree saplings, on the Museum's front lawn.

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9:00am - 4:00pm

Jacqui Lubbers: A Legacy in Weaving

  • Location: Richardson Quilt Gallery
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Jacqui Lubbers is a part-time weaving and art appreciation instructor in the WKU Art Department.

9:00am - 4:00pm

Side by Side Exhibit

  • Location: Kentucky Museum - Garden Gallery
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

A collaborative exhibition of artwork created by young artists with disabilities and local artists will be on display at the Kentucky Museum in the Dorothy Grider Garden Gallery.

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11:00am - 8:00pm

Southern KY Team Penning

  • Location: WKU L.D. Brown Ag Expo Center Main Arena
  • Time: 11:00am - 8:00pm

For more information: SKTPA on Facebook

1:00pm - 4:00pm

WKU Baseball vs. Florida Atlantic

  • Location: Nick Denes Field
  • Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Spring Poetry Event

  • Location: Little Fox Bakery
  • Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
All Day

Tennessee Waterfall Tour

  • Location: Tennessee
  • Time: All Day

Depart time: April 20 @ 8:00AM

Return time: April 20 @ 6:00PM

Drive time: Dependent on waterfall picks!

Included: transportation, trekking poles, and fun times!

Cost: $15 Students | $20 Guest 

Pre-Trip Meeting: Tuesday, April 16 @ 8:00pm

Tennessee is home to some of nature’s most beautiful waterfalls that will leave you speechless! Burgess Falls, Fall Creek Falls, and Cane Creek Falls are just a few of the breathtaking waterfalls that could be seen on this trip. This simple day trip will be packed with beautiful scenic routes with endless opportunities to take snap splendid pictures and see some wildlife on the way to the waterfall. Come and spend an awesome, fun-filled day with ORAC as we take you on this exclusive waterfall tour.


Tentative Trip Itinerary

Saturday April, 20th

  1. Wake up and meet at Preston
  2. Depart for the first waterfall
  3. Spend some time admiring the beauty of Mother Nature
  4. Depart and head to the next waterfall
  5. Admire Mother Nature’s creation as we enjoy our lunch
  6. Depart to the last waterfall and take in the beautiful sights around us
  7. Depart and head back to Preston, so you can hurry and tell your friends about your awesome day and show them your beautiful pictures.


Follow the instructions below

1. Go to https://online.spectrumng.net/wku (it will open a new window!) 
2. Click "Do not have login" (you will need to make an account!) 
3. Enter your 800# (or 500# if a Preston Only Member) for the Member Number (even if you do not have a current membership!)
4. Choose a username and password for your online account with us. 
5. Once you have an account set up, click the Home Icon in the top left (the picture, not the actual home letters)
6. Click on Program Registration in the middle of the page!
7. Select ‘ORAC’ 
8. Select the trip you want! 
9. Add to Cart 
10. Continue to Cart 
11. This should take you to the Payment Summary Screen. Enter your payment info and hit Submit Payment. 
12. BAMM You're registered for a trip!

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