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Crossroads: Change in Rural America

The Smithsonian is coming to Kansas! Humanities Kansas (HK) is pleased to announce a special Kansas tour of Crossroads: Change in Rural America, the newest Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition from Museum on Main Street, coming to Kansas in August 2020. 

See the list of the Smithsonian host and partner sites

Crossroads: Change in Rural America will spark fresh thinking and new conversations about the future and sustainability of Kansas communities. Local exhibitions, public programs, online resources, and the Smithsonian exhibition will offer food for thought as we think about what's at stake in small towns. Ultimately every community at a crossroads asks a similar question– what do we need to survive and thrive? Innovation and creativity are two ideas. What are yours? Join the conversation with local experts, historians, journalists, artists, and other facilitators and community members to talk about 21st century Kansas.

Tour Schedule

Crossroads Conversations Catalog

Host Site Resources

Partner Site Resources 

Contact Abigail Kaup, Program Officer, at abigail@humanitieskansas.org or (785) 357-0359.


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