Click on the title for time, locations, and other event details. The humanities events listed here are free and open to the public. Please note that times and venues may change. Contact the sponsoring organization to confirm event details.

Upcoming Events – 2018

February 24, 2018 Park City Poet Laureate of Kansas: Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary
Speakers Bureau
February 26, 2018 Sterling The Murder of Emmett Till
Speakers Bureau
February 26, 2018 Wellington Lawbreakers for the Common Good
Speakers Bureau
February 28, 2018 Newton The Lazarus Project by Aleksandar Hemon
TALK
March 1, 2018 Pratt Community Writing Workshop with Kim Stanley
Speakers Bureau
March 6, 2018 Kinsley A Son at the Front by Edith Wharton
TALK
March 8, 2018 Nickerson Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
TALK
March 12, 2018 Haysville Cannery Row by John Steinbeck
TALK
March 13, 2018 Hutchinson I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
TALK
March 18, 2018 Pratt Kansas Legends and Folktales
Speakers Bureau
March 18, 2018 Kinsley Eyes Deep in Hell
Mini Grant
March 20, 2018 Wichita The Harvey Girls
Speakers Bureau
March 24, 2018 Goddard Goddard Woman's Club Historical Preservation Project - Open House
Heritage Grant
March 24, 2018 Park City Women Soldiers of the Civil War
Speakers Bureau
March 26, 2018 Haysville The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
TALK
March 27, 2018 Lyons Presentation: Water District Development (Water/Ways in Rice County)
Mini Grant
March 28, 2018 Newton The Namesake by Jhunpa Lahiri
TALK
April 7, 2018 Hutchinson Soda Fountains of Kansas
Speakers Bureau
April 8, 2018 Kinsley The Irrigation Crusade
Speakers Bureau
April 12, 2018 Mcconnell Afb Kansas Legends and Folktales
Speakers Bureau
April 12, 2018 Nickerson A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
TALK
April 15, 2018 Kinsley Great Crisis: The End of World War I
Mini Grant
April 19, 2018 Haysville Talking God by Tony Hillerman
TALK
April 25, 2018 Kinsley Poet Laureate of Kansas: Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary
Poet Laureate
May 26, 2018 Park City Immigration in Kansas Today
Speakers Bureau
June 8, 2018 Mcconnell Afb The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown
Speakers Bureau
July 17, 2018 Newton Opera House Culture on the Kansas Frontier
Speakers Bureau

Ongoing Events – 2018

January 29, 2018
–March 31, 2018
Lyons Water/Ways in Rice County: Our Relationship With Water - Exhibit
Mini Grant
February 1, 2018
–February 28, 2018
Wellington Wellington Public Library Digitization & Preservation - Display
Heritage Grant