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Apr
11
Impact of Early Medical Professionals in Anderson County - Open House Event Image Details
Garnett   Impact of Early Medical Professionals in Anderson County - Open House
Apr 16
- Jul 12
On Vacation! - Exhibition Event Image Details
Wichita   On Vacation! - Exhibition
Apr
16
The Romance Reader by Pearl Abraham Event Image Details
Junction City   The Romance Reader by Pearl Abraham
Apr
16
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman Event Image Details
Topeka   A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Apr
16
In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash by Jean Shepherd Event Image Details
Nickerson   In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash by Jean Shepherd
Apr
20
How Elizabeth Barrett Browning Saved My Life by Mameve Medwed Event Image Details
Prairie Village   How Elizabeth Barrett Browning Saved My Life by Mameve Medwed
Apr
20
Moment by Moment: Family History Writing Workshop Event Image Details
Topeka   Moment by Moment: Family History Writing Workshop
Apr
20
Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True Event Image Details
Winfield   Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True
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Crossroads: Change in Rural America

Crossroads is a Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition drawing on the history and culture of rural America to provoke fresh thinking and spark conversations about the future and sustainability of rural communities.

Dates & Details  
Apr
21
Voices from the Vault / Cold War Art & Politics Event Image Details
Wichita   Voices from the Vault / Cold War Art & Politics
Apr
21
Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True Event Image Details
Salina   Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True
Apr
22
Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True Event Image Details
Olathe   Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True
Apr
23
Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver Event Image Details
Manhattan   Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver
Apr
23
The Dockum Drugstore Sit-In Event Image Details
Olathe   The Dockum Drugstore Sit-In
Apr
23
Ad Astra: Working Hard in the Heartland Storyshare Event Image Details
Emporia   Ad Astra: Working Hard in the Heartland Storyshare
Apr
25
Fresh Produce: Kansas's Orchardists, Market Growers, and Truck Farmers Event Image Details
Park City   Fresh Produce: Kansas's Orchardists, Market Growers, and Truck Farmers
Apr
25
Five Skies by Ron Carlson Event Image Details
Meade   Five Skies by Ron Carlson
Men loading hay bales on a trailer as the sun sets.

Ad Astra: Working Hard in the Heartland

An HK initiative that features the stories of working Kansans.

Dates & Details  
Apr
27
The Light Between Oceans by M.L Stedman Event Image Details
Parsons   The Light Between Oceans by M.L Stedman
Apr
30
The Light Between Oceans by M.L Stedman Event Image Details
Kinsley   The Light Between Oceans by M.L Stedman
May
1
The Harvey Girls Event Image Details
Hillsboro   The Harvey Girls
May
1
Ad Astra: Working Hard in the Heartland, Emporia Event Image Details
Emporia   Ad Astra: Working Hard in the Heartland, Emporia
May
9
Native Stone Scenic Byway Art & Architecture - Public Event Event Image Details
Manhattan   Native Stone Scenic Byway Art & Architecture - Public Event
May
12
Voices from the Vault / American Vernacular Then and Now Event Image Details
Wichita   Voices from the Vault / American Vernacular Then and Now
May
12
One Soldier's Story by Bob Dole Event Image Details
Abilene   One Soldier's Story by Bob Dole
May
12
Standing in the Rainbow by Fannie Flagg Event Image Details
Oberlin   Standing in the Rainbow by Fannie Flagg
May
14
The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas Event Image Details
Baldwin City   The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas
May
15
Cattle Ranching South of Dodge City: 1920-present - Open House Event Image Details
Ashland   Cattle Ranching South of Dodge City: 1920-present - Open House
May
15
Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out Event Image Details
Havensville   Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out
May
18
The Harvey Girls Event Image Details
Prairie Village   The Harvey Girls
May
18
The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty Event Image Details
Parsons   The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty
May
18
The Tortilla Curtain by T. C. Boyle Event Image Details
Leavenworth   The Tortilla Curtain by T. C. Boyle
May
18
William Allen White and the KKK in Kansas: "A Real American Goes Hunting" Event Image Details
Lakin   William Allen White and the KKK in Kansas: "A Real American Goes Hunting"
May
20
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck Event Image Details
Topeka   The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
May
20
Good Land by Bruce Bair Event Image Details
Oskaloosa   Good Land by Bruce Bair
May
21
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen  Event Image Details
Manhattan   Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen
May
23
Grimm for Grownups Event Image Details
Park City   Grimm for Grownups
May
27
Politics on the Platform: Woman Suffrage at the Chautauqua Event Image Details
Wichita   Politics on the Platform: Woman Suffrage at the Chautauqua
May
27
Medicine Walk by Richard Wagamese Event Image Details
Topeka   Medicine Walk by Richard Wagamese
May
30
No Place Like Home - Documentary Film Discussion Event Image Details
Kansas City   No Place Like Home - Documentary Film Discussion
Jun
2
Walking Across Egypt by Clyde Edgerton Event Image Details
Oberlin   Walking Across Egypt by Clyde Edgerton
Jun
3
Grimm for Grownups Event Image Details
Olathe   Grimm for Grownups
Jun
3
Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Leavenworth   Kansas Legends and Folktales
Jun
5
The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown Event Image Details
Manhattan   The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown
Jun
6
The Harvey Girls Event Image Details
Paola   The Harvey Girls
Jun
6
Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Augusta   Kansas Legends and Folktales
Jun
9-10
Making Lawrence That Place (3rd Annual Young Professionals Powwow+)  Event Image Details
Lawrence   Making Lawrence That Place (3rd Annual Young Professionals Powwow+)
Jun
11
Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True Event Image Details
Abilene   Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True
Jun
13
Native Stone Scenic Byway Art & Architecture - Public Event Event Image Details
Manhattan   Native Stone Scenic Byway Art & Architecture - Public Event
Jun
16
Moment by Moment: Family History Writing Workshop Event Image Details
Newton   Moment by Moment: Family History Writing Workshop
Jun
17
Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Russell   Kansas Legends and Folktales
Jun
18
Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas Event Image Details
Salina   Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas
Jun
18
Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Meade   Kansas Legends and Folktales
Jun
23
Grimm for Grownups Event Image Details
Salina   Grimm for Grownups
Jun
24
Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas Event Image Details
De Soto   Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas
Jun
25
Grimm for Grownups Event Image Details
Tonganoxie   Grimm for Grownups
Jul
9
Politics on the Platform: Woman Suffrage at the Chautauqua Event Image Details
Overland Park   Politics on the Platform: Woman Suffrage at the Chautauqua
Jul
11
Native Stone Scenic Byway Art & Architecture - Public Event Event Image Details
Wabaunsee Townsite   Native Stone Scenic Byway Art & Architecture - Public Event
Jul
12
Oral History with Past Board Members and Stockholders of the Garden of Eden - Public Event Event Image Details
Lucas   Oral History with Past Board Members and Stockholders of the Garden of Eden - Public Event
Jul
18
Grimm for Grownups Event Image Details
Augusta   Grimm for Grownups
Jul
23
The Dockum Drugstore Sit-In Event Image Details
Abilene   The Dockum Drugstore Sit-In
Jul
25
 The Kansas Industrial Farm for Women Event Image Details
Park City   The Kansas Industrial Farm for Women
Aug
6
The Dockum Drugstore Sit-In Event Image Details
Salina   The Dockum Drugstore Sit-In
Aug
8
Native Stone Scenic Byway Art & Architecture - Public Event Event Image Details
Alma   Native Stone Scenic Byway Art & Architecture - Public Event
Aug
22
The Harlem Renaissance Event Image Details
Park City   The Harlem Renaissance
Sep
12
Native Stone Scenic Byway Art & Architecture - Public Event Event Image Details
Eskridge   Native Stone Scenic Byway Art & Architecture - Public Event
Sep
15
Research/Reference Material Cataloging and Digitization - Open House Event Image Details
Caney   Research/Reference Material Cataloging and Digitization - Open House
Sep
21
The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown Event Image Details
Prairie Village   The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown
Sep
22
The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas Event Image Details
Pittsburg   The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas
Oct
10
Native Stone Scenic Byway Art & Architecture - Public Event Event Image Details
Topeka   Native Stone Scenic Byway Art & Architecture - Public Event
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
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

 

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