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

December 1, 2017 Emporia Make Art, Not War
Speakers Bureau
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 5, 2018 Whitewater Opera House Culture on the Kansas Frontier
Speakers Bureau
February 12, 2018 Parsons Children of the Promised Land
Speakers Bureau
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 22, 2018 Pittsburg Poet Laureate of Kansas: Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary
Speakers Bureau
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
February 26, 2018 Parsons It Happened in Kansas by Sarah Smarsh
TALK
March 5, 2018 Whitewater Poet Laureate of Kansas: Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary
Speakers Bureau
March 10, 2018 Augusta Distant View of a Minaret and Other Stories by Alifa Rifaat
TALK
March 19, 2018 Parsons Now Let Me Fly by Marcia Cebulska
TALK
April 2, 2018 Whitewater Water in Kansas: Past & Present
Speakers Bureau
April 14, 2018 Augusta Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya
TALK
April 30, 2018 Parsons Ordinary Genius by Thomas Fox Averill
TALK
May 10, 2018 Chanute The Harvey Girls
Speakers Bureau
May 12, 2018 Augusta Harp of Burma by Michio Takeyama
TALK

Ongoing Events