The Kansas Humanities Council announces six Kansas hosts for Hometown Teams, a Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition about sports and community coming to Kansas in 2015.
Hosts and dates for the 2015 Kansas tour of Hometown Teams include:
Ellinwood School & Community Library, Ellinwood
January 31 – March 15, 2015
High Plains Museum, Goodland
March 25 – May 3, 2015
Kiowa County Historical Museum, Greensburg
May 9 – June 21, 2015
Atchison County Historical Society, Atchison
June 27 – August 9, 2015
Perry Pride, Perry
August 15 – September 27, 2015
Humboldt Historic Preservation Alliance, Humboldt
October 3 – November 15, 2015
Hometown Teams explores the many ways that sports build and unite communities using photographs, hands-on components, and audio and video clips from the Smithsonian Institution. From the little leagues to the big leagues and everywhere in between, Hometown Teams examines how sports are a significant part of our national narrative.