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Saturday, December 8th, 2018

Saturday, December 8th
All Day

Stickwork at WKU, by Patrick Dougherty

  • Location: TheFront Lawn of the Kentucky Museum, 1444 Kentucky Street, Bowling Green, KY 42101
  • Time: All Day

WKU’s Cultural Enhancement Series and the Kentucky Museum are proud to host award winning artist Patrick Dougherty in October 2018 on WKU’s campus in Bowling Green, Ky. Dougherty creates large scale environmental sculptures made from intertwined tree saplings. His next installation will be located in front of the Kentucky Museum. We invite you to visit the site anytime during construction or to help to build. For more information, visit https://www.wku.edu/kentuckymuseum/

9:00am - 4:00pm

A Culture Carried: Bosnians in Bowling Green Exhibit

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

POW Exhibit

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

Process Oriented Works

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9:00am - 4:00pm

The Essential Tree Exhibit

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

The Essential Tree explores the multifaceted role of trees in both our past and present.

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10:00am - 6:00pm

All Day Solo Recitals for Pre-College Strings

  • Location: CRH
  • Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Lady Topper Basketball vs. Bellarmine

  • Location: Diddle Arena
  • Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

For ticket information, contact WKU Ticket Office at (270) 745-5222 or visit wkutickets.com

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All Day

Mammoth Cave Hiking

  • Location: Mammoth Cave, KY
  • Time: All Day

Enjoy the sights and sounds of one of the many Mammoth Cave hiking trails and rejuvenate your mind before your final exams with a beautiful hike in Mammoth Cave National Park.  On this beginner level day hike you will witness the diverse eco system of this National Park as your clear your mind before you fill back up with pages of notes for finals.

ORAC will provide transportation, and trip leaders for this trip! All you have to worry about is packing a day pack with yummy snacks and a water bottle!

Tentative Trip Itinerary

Saturday, December 8th:

  1. Depart from the Preston Center early A.M
  2. Drive to Mammoth Cave National Park
  3. Hike a short amount on the trails
  4. Stop for a snack of two
  5. Hike some more
  6. Return to the Preston Center
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