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 – 2017

September 26, 2017 Chanute Dance for the Dead by Thomas Perry
TALK
October 4, 2017 El Dorado Picnic by William Inge
TALK
October 7, 2017 Emporia William Allen White Sesquicentennial - Film Discussion
Humanities Grant
October 14, 2017 Augusta Kansas Poems of William Stafford ed. by Denise Low
TALK
October 16, 2017 Parsons Charming Billy by Alice McDermott
TALK
October 17, 2017 Chanute Dance Hall of the Dead by Tony Hillerman
TALK
October 21, 2017 Garnett Sharing Patterns, Sharing Lives: Kansas Quilt Workshop
Speakers Bureau
October 24, 2017 Pittsburg Make Art, Not War
Speakers Bureau
October 30, 2017 Eureka Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out
Speakers Bureau
November 1, 2017 El Dorado Sod and Stubble by John Ise
TALK
November 4, 2017 Augusta Now Let Me Fly by Marcia Cebulska
TALK
November 4, 2017 Admire Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out
Speakers Bureau
November 6, 2017 Parsons Motherless Brooklyn by Jonathan Lethem
TALK
November 7, 2017 El Dorado The Harvey Girls
Speakers Bureau
November 8, 2017 Chanute The Shaman Sings by James D. Doss
TALK
November 14, 2017 Pittsburg Free Speech in Times of Crisis
Speakers Bureau
November 15, 2017 El Dorado Politics on Paper
Speakers Bureau
November 16, 2017 Gridley Poet Laureate of Kansas: Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary
Poet Laureate
December 6, 2017 El Dorado The Learning Tree by Gordon Parks
TALK
– 2018
January 15, 2018
–January 16, 2018
Coyville Exhibit: Water in Wilson County: the Highs, the Lows, and In Between (Water/Ways in Wilson County)
Mini Grant
January 15, 2018
–March 31, 2018
Fredonia Water/Ways in Wilson County - Exhibition
Mini Grant
January 28, 2018
–January 30, 2018
Fredonia Exhibit: Water in Wilson County: the Highs, the Lows, and In Between
Mini Grant
February 19, 2018
–March 9, 2018
Fredonia Exhibit: Water in Wilson County: the Highs, the Lows, and In Between (Water/Ways in Wilson County)
Mini Grant
February 24, 2018
–March 24, 2018
Marion Exhibit: Mineral Springs to Recreational Lakes (Water/Ways in Marion)
Mini Grant
February 24, 2018
–April 8, 2018
Fort Scott Fort Scott - Waterways and Water - Past, Present & Future - Marmaton River, Mill Creek & Buck Run
Mini Grant
February 24, 2018
–April 8, 2018
Cottonwood Falls Water/Ways Smithsonian Exhibition
MoMS

Ongoing Events – 2017

May 6, 2017
–October 4, 2017
Chanute Riding the Rails of History: The Santa Fe Railroad and Fred Harvey in Chanute - Exhibit
Humanities Grant