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Jul
20
Red State: Socialism and the Free Press in Kansas Event Image Details
Girard   Red State: Socialism and the Free Press in Kansas
Jul
20
Vegetopia: The Kansas Colony Way Ahead of Its Time Event Image Details
Abilene   Vegetopia: The Kansas Colony Way Ahead of Its Time
Jul
21
Irrigation in Kansas Event Image Details
Stafford   Irrigation in Kansas
Jul
25
A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains by Isabella L. Bird Event Image Details
Tonganoxie   A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains by Isabella L. Bird
Jul
27
A New Deal for Public Art in the Free State: Post Office Murals of Kansas Event Image Details
Olathe   A New Deal for Public Art in the Free State: Post Office Murals of Kansas
Jul
27
The Vaqueros Event Image Details
Wichita   The Vaqueros
Jul
30
The Harvey Girls Event Image Details
Dodge City   The Harvey Girls
Jul
30
Tasting the Past: Exploring Kansas Food Memories Event Image Details
Topeka   Tasting the Past: Exploring Kansas Food Memories
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Kansas Stories of the Vietnam War

To commemorate 50 years since the escalation of U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War, Humanities Kansas is launching an oral history project in partnership with the Library of Congress

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Jul
30
Kansas Town Hall: Future of Food & Farming in Kansas Event Image Details
Garden City   Kansas Town Hall: Future of Food & Farming in Kansas
Jul
31
If These Walls Could Talk: Kansas Murals Event Image Details
Dodge City   If These Walls Could Talk: Kansas Murals
Jul
31
Kansas Town Hall: Future of Food & Farming in Kansas Event Image Details
Saint Francis   Kansas Town Hall: Future of Food & Farming in Kansas
Aug
1
The Vaqueros Event Image Details
Dodge City   The Vaqueros
Aug
1
Transforming the Commonplace: Seed Portraits, Hair Wreaths, and Butter Sculptures Event Image Details
Salina   Transforming the Commonplace: Seed Portraits, Hair Wreaths, and Butter Sculptures
Aug
2
Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There Event Image Details
Dodge City   Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There
Aug
3
A New Deal for Public Art in the Free State: Post Office Murals of Kansas Event Image Details
Kansas City   A New Deal for Public Art in the Free State: Post Office Murals of Kansas
Aug
4
The Harvey Girls Event Image Details
Hope   The Harvey Girls
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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.

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Aug
6
In Their Own Words: The Ancient Egyptians Event Image Details
Prairie Village   In Their Own Words: The Ancient Egyptians
Aug
7
Online Grants Chat Event Image Details
  Online Grants Chat
Aug
7
Nicodemus - Hidden Kansas Radio Series Event Image Details
Wichita   Nicodemus - Hidden Kansas Radio Series
Aug
7
Kansas Town Hall: Future of Food & Farming in Kansas Event Image Details
Kansas City   Kansas Town Hall: Future of Food & Farming in Kansas
Aug
10
Tallgrass Tales - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Matfield Green   Tallgrass Tales - Film Discussion
Aug
11
Dockum Sit-in: An Evening with Dr Vesey Event Image Details
Topeka   Dockum Sit-in: An Evening with Dr Vesey
Aug
13
Once Upon a Town by Bob Greene Event Image Details
Abilene   Once Upon a Town by Bob Greene
Aug
13
Moment by Moment: Family History Writing Workshop Event Image Details
Overland Park   Moment by Moment: Family History Writing Workshop
Aug
13
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd Event Image Details
Oberlin   The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
Aug
14
Wellington Public Library Digitization & Preservation - Display Event Image Details
Wellington   Wellington Public Library Digitization & Preservation - Display
Aug
14
Grimm for Grownups Event Image Details
Wichita   Grimm for Grownups
Aug
15
Kansas Weather in Life, Literature, and Photography Event Image Details
Hays   Kansas Weather in Life, Literature, and Photography
Aug
15
Tasting the Past: Exploring Kansas Food Memories Event Image Details
Salina   Tasting the Past: Exploring Kansas Food Memories
Aug
17
Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas Event Image Details
Wichita   Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas
Aug
17
Tallgrass Tales - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Alma   Tallgrass Tales - Film Discussion
Aug
19
DreadfulWater Shows Up by Hartley Goodweather Event Image Details
Leavenworth   DreadfulWater Shows Up by Hartley Goodweather
Aug
23-24
Ellsworth County Photo Preservation Project - Dislpay Event Image Details
Ellsworth   Ellsworth County Photo Preservation Project - Dislpay
Aug 23
- Sep 23
70th Anniversary Celebration - Exhibition Event Image Details
Hutchinson   70th Anniversary Celebration - Exhibition
Aug
23
70th Anniversary Celebration - Exhibition Opening Event Image Details
Hutchinson   70th Anniversary Celebration - Exhibition Opening
Aug
24
Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There Event Image Details
Burlington   Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There
Aug
24-31
Celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment: Women Vote - Traveling Exhibit Event Image Details
Wichita   Celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment: Women Vote - Traveling Exhibit
Aug
24
Celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment: Women Vote - Luncheon and Exhibit Opening Event Image Details
Wichita   Celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment: Women Vote - Luncheon and Exhibit Opening
Aug
24
A Congress for Women: Women's Clubs and the Chautauqua Movement Event Image Details
Leavenworth   A Congress for Women: Women's Clubs and the Chautauqua Movement
Aug
28
Waiting by Ha Jin Event Image Details
Newton   Waiting by Ha Jin
Aug
29
Interpretations of the Past by Those Living in the Present - Public Presentation Event Image Details
Hiawatha   Interpretations of the Past by Those Living in the Present - Public Presentation
Sep
4
Average Jane Podcast - Broadcasting Event Image Details
Garden City   Average Jane Podcast - Broadcasting
Sep
4
Who's Black and Who's White in America: An American Story - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Kansas City   Who's Black and Who's White in America: An American Story - Film Discussion
Sep
4
Dockum Drug Store Sit-in - Hidden Kansas Radio Series Event Image Details
Wichita   Dockum Drug Store Sit-in - Hidden Kansas Radio Series
Sep
5
Resilience Through Story - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Olathe   Resilience Through Story - Panel Discussion
Sep
6
Tasting the Past: Exploring Kansas Food Memories Event Image Details
Gridley   Tasting the Past: Exploring Kansas Food Memories
Sep
6
The Egg and I by Betty MacDonald Event Image Details
Lenexa   The Egg and I by Betty MacDonald
Sep
7
Quite a Year for Plums by Bailey White Event Image Details
Augusta   Quite a Year for Plums by Bailey White
Sep
7
Introduction to Resilience Though Story Book Series Event Image Details
Olathe   Introduction to Resilience Though Story Book Series
Sep
10
When the Elephants Dance by Tess Uriza Holthe Event Image Details
Abilene   When the Elephants Dance by Tess Uriza Holthe
Sep
10
My Last Days as Roy Rogers by Pat Cunningham Devoto Event Image Details
Oberlin   My Last Days as Roy Rogers by Pat Cunningham Devoto
Sep
10
The Vaqueros Event Image Details
Lawrence   The Vaqueros
Sep
10
Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There Event Image Details
Chanute   Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There
Sep
14
The Thin Silk Thread: Blest Be the Tie that Binds - Public Discussion Event Image Details
Scandia   The Thin Silk Thread: Blest Be the Tie that Binds - Public Discussion
Sep
16
Dance Hall of the Dead by Tony Hillerman Event Image Details
Leavenworth   Dance Hall of the Dead by Tony Hillerman
Sep
17
Orphan Train by Baker Kline Event Image Details
Chanute   Orphan Train by Baker Kline
Sep
17
A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline Event Image Details
Kinsley   A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline
Sep
18
A Dream Deferred: An American Story - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Kansas City   A Dream Deferred: An American Story - Film Discussion
Sep
18
Not Without Laughter by Langston Hughes Event Image Details
Topeka   Not Without Laughter by Langston Hughes
Sep
18
Strangers in Town - Film Screening Event Image Details
Wichita   Strangers in Town - Film Screening
Sep
18
Average Jane Podcast - She Teaches Event Image Details
Garden City   Average Jane Podcast - She Teaches
Sep
18
An Artist of the Floating World by Kazuo Ishiguro Event Image Details
Newton   An Artist of the Floating World by Kazuo Ishiguro
Sep
19
Interpretations of the Past by Those Living in the Present - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Highland   Interpretations of the Past by Those Living in the Present - Panel Discussion
Sep
19
Moment by Moment: Family History Writing Workshop Event Image Details
Salina   Moment by Moment: Family History Writing Workshop
Sep
19
The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson Event Image Details
Junction City   The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
Sep
21
The Thin Silk Thread: Blest Be the Tie that Binds - Public Discussion Event Image Details
Belleville   The Thin Silk Thread: Blest Be the Tie that Binds - Public Discussion
Sep
21
Marion Photograph Preservation Project - Display Event Image Details
Marion   Marion Photograph Preservation Project - Display
Sep
21
The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas Event Image Details
Great Bend   The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas
Sep
22
Charming Billy by Alice McDermott Event Image Details
Topeka   Charming Billy by Alice McDermott
Sep
23
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Event Image Details
Parsons   The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
Sep
23
Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas Event Image Details
Onaga   Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas
Sep
24
Flour Power Event Image Details
Wichita   Flour Power
Sep
24
They Changed My Name/Cambiaron Mi Nombre Event Image Details
Leavenworth   They Changed My Name/Cambiaron Mi Nombre
Sep
25
Fresh Produce: Kansas's Orchardists, Market Growers, and Truck Farmers Event Image Details
Wichita   Fresh Produce: Kansas's Orchardists, Market Growers, and Truck Farmers
Sep
26
They Changed My Name/Cambiaron Mi Nombre Event Image Details
Overland Park   They Changed My Name/Cambiaron Mi Nombre
Sep
26
Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin Event Image Details
Manhattan   Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin
Sep
28
Marion Photograph Preservation Project - Open House Event Image Details
Marion   Marion Photograph Preservation Project - Open House
Sep
30
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Event Image Details
Prairie Village   The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
Oct
1
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon Event Image Details
Oberlin   The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
Oct
2
Average Jane Podcast - Policewomen Event Image Details
Garden City   Average Jane Podcast - Policewomen
Oct
2
Coronado Heights - Hidden Kansas Radio Series Event Image Details
Wichita   Coronado Heights - Hidden Kansas Radio Series
Oct
4
I'm a Stranger Here Myself by Bill Bryson Event Image Details
Lenexa   I'm a Stranger Here Myself by Bill Bryson
Oct
5
The Thin Silk Thread: Blest Be the Tie that Binds - Public Discussion Event Image Details
Courtland   The Thin Silk Thread: Blest Be the Tie that Binds - Public Discussion
Oct
5
Walking Across Egypt by Clyde Edgerton Event Image Details
Augusta   Walking Across Egypt by Clyde Edgerton
Oct
5
A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness - Book Discussion Event Image Details
Olathe   A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness - Book Discussion
Oct
8
219286SB - Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There Event Image Details
Prairie Village   219286SB - Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There
Oct
10
African Refugee Stories - and Silence - in Kansas Event Image Details
Olathe   African Refugee Stories - and Silence - in Kansas
Oct
11
Care for the Creation Event Image Details
Clearwater   Care for the Creation
Oct
12
The Thin Silk Thread: Blest Be the Tie that Binds - Public Discussion Event Image Details
Lindsborg   The Thin Silk Thread: Blest Be the Tie that Binds - Public Discussion
Oct
12
Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Derby   Kansas Legends and Folktales
Oct
12
Resilience Through Story - Podcast Event Image Details
Olathe   Resilience Through Story - Podcast
Oct
13
Sharing Patterns, Sharing Lives: Kansas Quilt Workshop Event Image Details
Wichita   Sharing Patterns, Sharing Lives: Kansas Quilt Workshop
Oct
14
The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty Event Image Details
Chanute   The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty
Oct
15
The Farming of Bones by Edwidge Danticat Event Image Details
Kinsley   The Farming of Bones by Edwidge Danticat
Oct
16
The Center of Everything by Laura Moriarty Event Image Details
Topeka   The Center of Everything by Laura Moriarty
Oct
17
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman Event Image Details
Junction City   The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
Oct
17
Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out Event Image Details
Concordia   Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out
Oct
19
Quite a Year for Plums by Bailey White Event Image Details
Prairie Village   Quite a Year for Plums by Bailey White
Oct
19
Grimm for Grownups Event Image Details
Burlington   Grimm for Grownups
Oct
19
Historic Inman Media Presentation - Open House Event Image Details
Inman   Historic Inman Media Presentation - Open House
Oct
21
Foam on the Range Event Image Details
Topeka   Foam on the Range
Oct
21
The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien Event Image Details
Parsons   The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
Oct
21
The Ghost Walker by Margaret Coel Event Image Details
Leavenworth   The Ghost Walker by Margaret Coel
Oct
23
The Chinese Gold Murders by Robert Van Gulik Event Image Details
Newton   The Chinese Gold Murders by Robert Van Gulik
Oct
23
Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True Event Image Details
Leawood   Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True
Oct
23
Think and Drink with Sarah Smarsh Event Image Details
Overland Park   Think and Drink with Sarah Smarsh
Oct
24
A Congress for Women: Women's Clubs and the Chautauqua Movement Event Image Details
Lawrence   A Congress for Women: Women's Clubs and the Chautauqua Movement
Oct
24
Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There Event Image Details
Bendena   Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There
Oct
24
Gilead by Marilynne Robinson Event Image Details
Topeka   Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
Oct
24
Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya Event Image Details
Manhattan   Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya
Oct
24
Game-based Storytelling Workshop Event Image Details
Olathe   Game-based Storytelling Workshop
Oct
25
The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas Event Image Details
Lawrence   The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas
Oct
28
Grimm for Grownups Event Image Details
Mulvane   Grimm for Grownups
Nov
2
Average Jane: Talking to Women who Work in Kansas - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Garden City   Average Jane: Talking to Women who Work in Kansas - Panel Discussion
Nov
2
Standing in the Rainbow by Fannie Flagg Event Image Details
Augusta   Standing in the Rainbow by Fannie Flagg
Nov
2
Persepolis by Majane Satrapi - Book Discussion Event Image Details
Olathe   Persepolis by Majane Satrapi - Book Discussion
Nov
5
 The Murder of Emmett Till Event Image Details
Prairie Village   The Murder of Emmett Till
Nov
6
Etzanoa - Hidden Kansas Radio Series Event Image Details
Wichita   Etzanoa - Hidden Kansas Radio Series
Nov
7
Bronco Bustin' Showmen and Their Spectacular Wild West Shows Event Image Details
Lyons   Bronco Bustin' Showmen and Their Spectacular Wild West Shows
Nov
7
Grimm for Grownups Event Image Details
Dodge City   Grimm for Grownups
Nov
9
Average Jane: Talking to Women who Work in Kansas - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Pittsburg   Average Jane: Talking to Women who Work in Kansas - Panel Discussion
Nov
9
Native American Identity: An American Story - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Kansas City   Native American Identity: An American Story - Film Discussion
Nov
14
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman Event Image Details
Chanute   The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
Nov
14
Resilience Through Poetry Event Image Details
Olathe   Resilience Through Poetry
Nov
16
Average Jane: Talking to Women who Work in Kansas - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Kansas City   Average Jane: Talking to Women who Work in Kansas - Panel Discussion
Nov
16
Sharing Patterns, Sharing Lives: Kansas Quilt Workshop Event Image Details
Emporia   Sharing Patterns, Sharing Lives: Kansas Quilt Workshop
Nov
17
The Thin Silk Thread: Blest Be the Tie that Binds - Public Discussion Event Image Details
Lindsborg   The Thin Silk Thread: Blest Be the Tie that Binds - Public Discussion
Nov
18
219127TK - After the Fact Event Image Details
Parsons   219127TK - After the Fact
Nov
19
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead Event Image Details
Kinsley   The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
Nov
20
The Slow Air of Ewan MacPherson by Thomas Fox Averill Event Image Details
Topeka   The Slow Air of Ewan MacPherson by Thomas Fox Averill
Nov
21
The Woman in Black by Susan Hill Event Image Details
Junction City   The Woman in Black by Susan Hill
Nov
21
Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier Event Image Details
Topeka   Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier
Dec
4
Land Institute - Hidden Kansas Radio Series Event Image Details
Wichita   Land Institute - Hidden Kansas Radio Series
Dec
5
The Romance Reader by Pearl Abraham Event Image Details
Manhattan   The Romance Reader by Pearl Abraham
Dec
6
Mama Makes Up Her Mind and Other Dangers of Southern Living by Bailey White Event Image Details
Lenexa   Mama Makes Up Her Mind and Other Dangers of Southern Living by Bailey White
Jan
1
Artist Colony - Hidden Kansas Radio Series Event Image Details
Wichita   Artist Colony - Hidden Kansas Radio Series
Feb 01
- Apr 30
Impact of Early Medical Professionals in Anderson County - Display Event Image Details
Garnett   Impact of Early Medical Professionals in Anderson County - Display
Feb
1
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas - Book Discussion Event Image Details
Olathe   The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas - Book Discussion
Feb
5
Castle Rock - Hidden Kansas Radio Series Event Image Details
Wichita   Castle Rock - Hidden Kansas Radio Series
Feb
7
The Cloud Atlas by Liam Callanan  Event Image Details
Lenexa   The Cloud Atlas by Liam Callanan
Feb
7
Resilience Through Story - Podcast Event Image Details
Olathe   Resilience Through Story - Podcast
Feb
13
The Language of Story - Discusson Event Image Details
Olathe   The Language of Story - Discusson
Feb
20
African American Read-In Event Image Details
Olathe   African American Read-In
Feb
27
The Tree - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Olathe   The Tree - Film Discussion
Mar
4
Pawnee Indian Historic Site - Hidden Kansas Radio Series Event Image Details
Wichita   Pawnee Indian Historic Site - Hidden Kansas Radio Series
Mar
6
Once Upon a Town by Bob Greene Event Image Details
Lenexa   Once Upon a Town by Bob Greene
Mar
7
Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True Event Image Details
Mankato   Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True
Mar
7
Night by Elie Wiesel - Book Discussion Event Image Details
Olathe   Night by Elie Wiesel - Book Discussion
Mar
12
Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True Event Image Details
Olathe   Poet Laureate of Kansas: May Our Voices Ring True
Mar
16
The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown Event Image Details
Prairie Village   The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown
Mar
19
The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck Event Image Details
Manhattan   The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
Mar
20
Continuing the Legacy: Oral Histories from Kansas Legislators - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Topeka   Continuing the Legacy: Oral Histories from Kansas Legislators - Panel Discussion
Mar
24
The Harlem Renaissance Event Image Details
Prairie Village   The Harlem Renaissance
Mar
30
Women Wonderworkers: The Self-Made Worlds of Visionary Female Artists Event Image Details
Prairie Village   Women Wonderworkers: The Self-Made Worlds of Visionary Female Artists
Apr
3
The Gardens of Kyoto by Kate Walbert Event Image Details
Lenexa   The Gardens of Kyoto by Kate Walbert
Apr 04
- Jun 30
The Spring at the Fairchild Farm - Interpretive Trail Event Image Details
Tonganoxie   The Spring at the Fairchild Farm - Interpretive Trail
Apr 04
- Jun 30
The Spring at the Fairchild Farm - Indoor Exhibition Event Image Details
Tonganoxie   The Spring at the Fairchild Farm - Indoor Exhibition
Apr
4
The Spring at the Fairchild Farm - Grand Opening Event Image Details
Tonganoxie   The Spring at the Fairchild Farm - Grand Opening
Apr
4
Writing Stories / Stories as Service Event Image Details
Olathe   Writing Stories / Stories as Service
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
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
21
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander Event Image Details
Prairie Village   The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
Apr
23
Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver Event Image Details
Manhattan   Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver
Apr
28
The Spring at the Fairchild Farm - Presentation Event Image Details
Tonganoxie   The Spring at the Fairchild Farm - Presentation
May
18
The Harvey Girls Event Image Details
Prairie Village   The Harvey Girls
May
21
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen  Event Image Details
Manhattan   Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen
Sep
11-20
Celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment: Women Vote - Traveling Exhibit Event Image Details
Hutchinson   Celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment: Women Vote - Traveling Exhibit

 

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