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Apr 22
- May 26
Kansas 1972: Think Globally, Act Locally Event Image Details
Online   Kansas 1972: Think Globally, Act Locally
Apr 29
- May 26
Kansas 1972: Only You Event Image Details
Online   Kansas 1972: Only You
May
26
The Wizard Behind Oz Event Image Details
Tonganoxie   The Wizard Behind Oz
Jun
1
Online Program - Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi Event Image Details
El Dorado   Online Program - Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi
Jun
1
Tricksters and Wise Women: How Stories Travel the World Event Image Details
Leavenworth   Tricksters and Wise Women: How Stories Travel the World
Jun
3
Online Program - Rediscovering the Arkansas River  Event Image Details
Louisburg   Online Program - Rediscovering the Arkansas River
Jun
4
The Wizard Behind Oz Event Image Details
Augusta   The Wizard Behind Oz
Jun
4
The Harvey Girls: Women’s Roles in Railroads, Kansas, and US History Event Image Details
Hoisington   The Harvey Girls: Women’s Roles in Railroads, Kansas, and US History
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Kansas 1972 Podcast

Kansas 1972 is a podcast exploring Kansas’s connections to national events in 1972 and how it was in this time and place that Humanities Kansas was created.

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Jun
7
The Wizard Behind Oz Event Image Details
Newton   The Wizard Behind Oz
Jun
7
Pandemic on the Prairie
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Hays   Pandemic on the Prairie
Jun
8
Online Program - Learning From Gordon Parks Event Image Details
Wichita   Online Program - Learning From Gordon Parks
Jun
9
Step by Step Project: Indigenous Wisdom and Our Changing Climate Event Image Details
Lawrence   Step by Step Project: Indigenous Wisdom and Our Changing Climate
Jun
9
The Dockum Drugstore Sit-In Event Image Details
Manhattan   The Dockum Drugstore Sit-In
Jun
9
The Civil War in Kansas Event Image Details
Russell   The Civil War in Kansas
Jun
11
Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There Event Image Details
Leavenworth   Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There
Jun
14
Tricksters and Wise Women: How Stories Travel the World Event Image Details
El Dorado   Tricksters and Wise Women: How Stories Travel the World
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21st Century Civics

21st Century Civics is a collection of in-person and online speakers, book discussions, exhibits, and opportunities that invite Kansans to explore the history of American democracy.

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Jun
14
Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Wamego   Kansas Legends and Folktales
Jun
15
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Event Image Details
Kansas City   The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
Jun
20
Children of the Promised Land Event Image Details
Olathe   Children of the Promised Land
Jun
20
Fresh Produce: Kansas's Orchardists, Market Growers, and Truck Farmers Event Image Details
Atchison   Fresh Produce: Kansas's Orchardists, Market Growers, and Truck Farmers
Jun
22
Architecture of the People’s Houses Event Image Details
Wichita   Architecture of the People’s Houses
Jun
23
Love, Marriage, and Citizenship in Early 20th Century America Event Image Details
Topeka   Love, Marriage, and Citizenship in Early 20th Century America
Jun
25
Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There Event Image Details
Overland Park   Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There
Jun
29
Sharing Patterns, Sharing Lives: Kansas Quilts Event Image Details
De Soto   Sharing Patterns, Sharing Lives: Kansas Quilts
Jun
29
The Lowdown: Kansas 1972 Event Image Details
Online   The Lowdown: Kansas 1972
Jul
9
World’s Fair Remnants in Kansas Event Image Details
Augusta   World’s Fair Remnants in Kansas
Jul
9
A Creative Guide to Writing Your Family’s Stories Event Image Details
Meade   A Creative Guide to Writing Your Family’s Stories
Jul
9
Army of Amazons: Women’s Fight for Labor Rights in Kansas Coalfields Event Image Details
Frontenac   Army of Amazons: Women’s Fight for Labor Rights in Kansas Coalfields
Jul
11
Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills Event Image Details
South Hutchinson   Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills
Jul
12
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Jul
13
What a Ride! Rural Community-Owned Carnivals Event Image Details
Oakley   What a Ride! Rural Community-Owned Carnivals
Jul
14
Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills Event Image Details
Russell   Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills
Jul
16
Last Stand at Rebel Creek: The Osage as Union Allies in Civil War Kansas Event Image Details
Cherryvale   Last Stand at Rebel Creek: The Osage as Union Allies in Civil War Kansas
Jul
17
Architecture of the People’s Houses Event Image Details
Ottawa   Architecture of the People’s Houses
Jul
23
Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Norton   Kansas Legends and Folktales
Jul
23
What a Ride! Rural Community-Owned Carnivals Event Image Details
Park City   What a Ride! Rural Community-Owned Carnivals
Jul
28
Flour Power Event Image Details
Topeka   Flour Power
Jul
30
A History of The American Indian Boarding Schools  Event Image Details
Mcpherson   A History of The American Indian Boarding Schools
Aug
13
Flour Power Event Image Details
Emporia   Flour Power
Aug
18
A History of The American Indian Boarding Schools  Event Image Details
Goessel   A History of The American Indian Boarding Schools
Aug
25
The Civil War in Kansas Event Image Details
Topeka   The Civil War in Kansas
Aug
27
The Amazon Army Event Image Details
Wichita   The Amazon Army
Aug
27
Strangers in Town: A Film Discussion  Event Image Details
Park City   Strangers in Town: A Film Discussion
Sep
13
Online Program - Stagecoach by Earnest Haycox Event Image Details
Abilene   Online Program - Stagecoach by Earnest Haycox
Sep
15
The Cloud Atlas by Liam Callanan  Event Image Details
Junction City   The Cloud Atlas by Liam Callanan
Sep
22
The Harlem Renaissance Event Image Details
Topeka   The Harlem Renaissance
Sep
23-24
Rendezvous 2022: Youth on the Santa Fe Trail Event Image Details
Larned   Rendezvous 2022: Youth on the Santa Fe Trail
Sep
24
Kansas Book Festival Event Image Details
Topeka   Kansas Book Festival
Sep
28
The Harlem Renaissance Event Image Details
Shawnee   The Harlem Renaissance
Oct
20
The Gardens of Kyoto by Kate Walbert Event Image Details
Junction City   The Gardens of Kyoto by Kate Walbert
Oct
26
The Civil War in Kansas Event Image Details
De Soto   The Civil War in Kansas
Nov
17
Once Upon a Town by Bob Greene Event Image Details
Junction City   Once Upon a Town by Bob Greene

 

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