Emporia: La Colonia de Emporia: Stories of the Latino Community
The Lyon County History Center’s new exhibition explores the history of Emporia’s Latino community through first-person stories. The exhibition is part of Latino Americans: 500 Years of History. The opening reception is Friday, May 6 at 6:00 PM and the exhibition runs through June 30. Details here.
Matfield Green: Poet Laureate of Kansas
Wichita: Freedom to Expand: Gordon Parks
It’s your last weekend to see two exhibitions at the Wichita Art Museum: “Gordon Parks: Back to Fort Scott” and “Freedom Now: Photographs of the Civil Rights Struggle.” Both exhibitions feature the work of Kansas-native Gordon Parks and are supported by a KHC Humanities grant. Details here.