Science on Screen is back in 2019!

We are excited to announce that Salina Art Center has received a 3rd year of funding. Science on Screen® at the Art Center Cinema is made possible through a grant from the Coolidge Corner Theatre, with support from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

Watch for information coming soon on what 4 films and guest speakers will be paired up this year!

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  • Monday, March 25, 2019 at 5:30pm Salina Art Center Cinema kicks off National Science on Screen ® week with a special presentation of SEARCHING (2018) followed at 7:20pm by guest speaker Sergeant Jeffery D. Swanson from the Kansas Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force. Sergeant Swanson will lead a discussion exploring the ways in which computer forensics are being used to investigate crime and what we can all do to stay safer.

  • Monday, April 1, 2019 at 5:30, Beyond the Brink (2018), a documentary, dives deep into the intricacies of the water and food nexus as it highlights the evolving implications on a National Security threat through the lens of California's San Joaquin Valley. Following the film, James J. Butler, Jr. Senior Scientist, Section Chief, Geohydrology with the Kansas Geological Survey will discuss Kansas’ invisible water crisis and the depletion of the Ogallala Aquifer, one of the largest underground sources of freshwater in the world.

  • Monday April 8, 2019 - TBA

  • Monday, April 15, 2019 - TBA