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Oct 05
- Jun 13
"Onaga Area: Crossroads into the Future" Exhibition Event Image Details
Onaga   "Onaga Area: Crossroads into the Future" Exhibition
Feb 04
- Jun 30
Buffalo Soldiers on the Santa Fe Trail Exhibit Event Image Details
Lyons   Buffalo Soldiers on the Santa Fe Trail Exhibit
Apr 26
- Jun 12
Sod House Frontier: Homesteading on the Prairie Event Image Details
Oberlin   Sod House Frontier: Homesteading on the Prairie
May 01
- Jun 13
"Meeting at the Crossroads: Tales of Five Counties" Exhibition Event Image Details
Colby   "Meeting at the Crossroads: Tales of Five Counties" Exhibition
May 01
- Jun 13
Challenging Crossroads in Trego County Event Image Details
Wakeeney   Challenging Crossroads in Trego County
May 01
- Jun 13
Sherman County Crossroads Event Image Details
Goodland   Sherman County Crossroads
May 01
- Jun 30
Sheridan County: 135 Years of Planning, Progress, & Perseverance Event Image Details
Hoxie   Sheridan County: 135 Years of Planning, Progress, & Perseverance
May
1-31
May Humanities Hotline Event Image Details
Phone   May Humanities Hotline
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Crossroads: Change in Rural America

Crossroads: Change in Rural America sparks fresh thinking and new conversations about the future and sustainability of Kansas communities.

Dates & Details  
May 01
- Jun 13
"Crossroads: Change in Rural America" Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition Event Image Details
Norton   "Crossroads: Change in Rural America" Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition
May 01
- Jun 13
 "Breaking Ground: Tales of Norton County Fireballs" Exhibition Event Image Details
Norton   "Breaking Ground: Tales of Norton County Fireballs" Exhibition
May 01
- Jun 13
"From Crisis to Conservation to Conversation" Exhibition Event Image Details
Hays   "From Crisis to Conservation to Conversation" Exhibition
May 01
- Jun 13
"Farming at the Center of it All" Exhibition Event Image Details
Lebanon   "Farming at the Center of it All" Exhibition
May
18
Winter Wheat by Mildred Walker Event Image Details
Wamego   Winter Wheat by Mildred Walker
May
19
Online Program - Dirt, Grit, and Jell-O Salad – How We Survived the Great Depression  Event Image Details
Junction City   Online Program - Dirt, Grit, and Jell-O Salad – How We Survived the Great Depression
May
19
Online Program - The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead Event Image Details
Topeka   Online Program - The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
May
20
Dick Carman on Homesteading Event Image Details
Oberlin   Dick Carman on Homesteading
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Words of a Feather

Words of a Feather is a new poetry chapbook that connects and engages Kansans with the beauty of local birds and thoughtful humanities questions guided by poetry.

Dates & Details  
May
20
When Freedom Changed America Event Image Details
Independence   When Freedom Changed America
May
20
A Boomerang’s Approach to Reimagining Rural Tourism
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Hays   A Boomerang’s Approach to Reimagining Rural Tourism
May
20
Shifting Waters: International Conflict & Cooperation Event Image Details
Eudora   Shifting Waters: International Conflict & Cooperation
May
20
Online Program - Literature Across Kansas Event Image Details
Lansing   Online Program - Literature Across Kansas
May
21
Free History: The Anatomy of Anti-Asian Violence and Racism Event Image Details
Online   Free History: The Anatomy of Anti-Asian Violence and Racism
May
22
Crossroads Family Fitness Event Image Details
Norton   Crossroads Family Fitness
May
23
Life Stories from the Past Event Image Details
Oberlin   Life Stories from the Past
May
23
Crossroads Panel Discussion :: Opportunities for Young People in NW Kansas Event Image Details
Colby   Crossroads Panel Discussion :: Opportunities for Young People in NW Kansas
May
25
Online Program -  Hannes Zacharias: Kayaking the Arkansas River Event Image Details
Hays   Online Program - Hannes Zacharias: Kayaking the Arkansas River
May
25
The Slow Air of Ewan MacPherson by Thomas Fox Averill Event Image Details
Overland Park   The Slow Air of Ewan MacPherson by Thomas Fox Averill
May
25
The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson Event Image Details
Topeka   The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
May
26
Online Program - The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas Event Image Details
Norton   Online Program - The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas
May
27
Free History: Asian American Women's Experiences Past and Present Event Image Details
Online   Free History: Asian American Women's Experiences Past and Present
May
27
Water, Energy, and Rural Kansas: How They’re Connected, What the Future May Hold Event Image Details
Colby   Water, Energy, and Rural Kansas: How They’re Connected, What the Future May Hold
May
29
Holes on the Range: The History of Kansas Golf
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Goodland   Holes on the Range: The History of Kansas Golf
Jun
1
Sunflower Music Event Image Details
Goodland   Sunflower Music
Jun
1
All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren Event Image Details
Oberlin   All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren
Jun
2
The Chinese Gold Murders by Robert Van Gulik Event Image Details
Kansas City   The Chinese Gold Murders by Robert Van Gulik
Jun
3
Water Smart Landscape: A Discussion Event Image Details
Hays   Water Smart Landscape: A Discussion
Jun
5
Crossroads Zumba in Steever Park Event Image Details
Goodland   Crossroads Zumba in Steever Park
Jun
5
Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas Event Image Details
Quinter   Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas
Jun
5
Games I Play with My Father: Building Connections Through Board Games Event Image Details
Onaga   Games I Play with My Father: Building Connections Through Board Games
Jun
5
Children of the Promised Land Event Image Details
Norton   Children of the Promised Land
Jun
7
Online Program - The Dockum Drugstore Sit-In Event Image Details
Hays   Online Program - The Dockum Drugstore Sit-In
Jun
7
Online Program - Free Did Not Mean Welcome Event Image Details
Hays   Online Program - Free Did Not Mean Welcome
Jun
7
Online Program - Kansas’ Local Architecture: History, Place, and Identity
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Newton   Online Program - Kansas’ Local Architecture: History, Place, and Identity
Jun
11
The Santa Fe Trail: Commerce, Conflict and Cultural Convergence - Film Premiere Event Image Details
Emporia   The Santa Fe Trail: Commerce, Conflict and Cultural Convergence - Film Premiere
Jun 12
- Jul 16
"Morris County: the Trails We've Traveled Since" Exhibition  Event Image Details
Council Grove   "Morris County: the Trails We've Traveled Since" Exhibition
Jun
12
Crossroads Family Fitness Yoga Class Event Image Details
Hoxie   Crossroads Family Fitness Yoga Class
Jun
14
Online Program - Ordinary Genius by Thomas Fox Averill Event Image Details
Valley Center   Online Program - Ordinary Genius by Thomas Fox Averill
Jun
15
Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Chanute   Kansas Legends and Folktales
Jun
15
Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder Event Image Details
Wamego   Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Jun
17
The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown Event Image Details
Manhattan   The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown
Jun
17
Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas Event Image Details
Independence   Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas
Jun
17
The Dockum Drugstore Sit-In Event Image Details
Wathena   The Dockum Drugstore Sit-In
Jun
20
Presentation: Buffalo Soldiers Protecting the Santa Fe Trail Event Image Details
Lyons   Presentation: Buffalo Soldiers Protecting the Santa Fe Trail
Jun
21
Foam on the Range Event Image Details
Independence   Foam on the Range
Jun
22
Ruralpreneurs: Tumbleweeds and Talents in Kansas Communities Event Image Details
Belleville   Ruralpreneurs: Tumbleweeds and Talents in Kansas Communities
Jun
27
Online Program - Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Garden City   Online Program - Kansas Legends and Folktales
Jun
28
Water, Energy, and Rural Kansas: How They’re Connected, What the Future May Hold Event Image Details
Onaga   Water, Energy, and Rural Kansas: How They’re Connected, What the Future May Hold
Jun
29
Online Program - Dirt, Grit, and Jell-O Salad – How We Survived the Great Depression  Event Image Details
Ottawa   Online Program - Dirt, Grit, and Jell-O Salad – How We Survived the Great Depression
Jun
29
The Woman in Black by Susan Hill Event Image Details
Topeka   The Woman in Black by Susan Hill
Jul
8
Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Basehor   Kansas Legends and Folktales
Jul
13
Grimm for Grownups Event Image Details
Chanute   Grimm for Grownups
Jul
14
Grimm for Grownups Event Image Details
Lansing   Grimm for Grownups
Jul
16
Games I Play with My Father: Building Connections Through Board Games Event Image Details
Goodland   Games I Play with My Father: Building Connections Through Board Games
Jul
27
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman Event Image Details
Topeka   The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
Jul
28
Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills Event Image Details
De Soto   Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills
Sep
1
The Santa Fe Trail: Commerce, Conflict and Cultural Convergence - KCPT Screening Event Image Details
Kansas City   The Santa Fe Trail: Commerce, Conflict and Cultural Convergence - KCPT Screening
Sep
10
Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out Event Image Details
Havensville   Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out
Sep
11
William Allen White and the KKK in Kansas: "A Real American Goes Hunting" Event Image Details
Emporia   William Allen White and the KKK in Kansas: "A Real American Goes Hunting"
Oct
27
Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas Event Image Details
De Soto   Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas

 

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