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
September 26, 2017 Pratt Typical American by Gish Jen
TALK
September 26, 2017 Topeka Hoot by Carl Hiaasen
TALK
September 26, 2017 Wichita Kansas Legends and Folktales
Speakers Bureau
September 27, 2017 De Soto The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown
Speakers Bureau
September 27, 2017 Hays Touching the Fire: Buffalo Dancers, the Sky Bundle, and Other Tales by Roger Welsch
TALK
September 28, 2017 Kansas City Care for the Creation
Speakers Bureau
September 29, 2017 Dodge City Water/Ways Grand Opening Reception
MoMS
September 30, 2017 Greensburg Water in Kansas: Past & Present
Speakers Bureau
September 30, 2017 Lucas Home on the Range - Film Discussion
Mini Grant
September 30, 2017 Overland Park Historias Del Canal (Panama Canal Stories) - Film Discussion
Humanities Grant
September 30, 2017
–November 12, 2017
Greensburg Exhibition: Water/Ways in Greensburg
Mini Grant
September 30, 2017
–November 12, 2017
Johnson Exhibition: Owning the Ogallala (Water/Ways in Stanton County)
Mini Grant
September 30, 2017
–November 12, 2017
Dodge City 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
June 10, 2017
–June 10, 2018
Overland Park Becoming Johnson County - Exhibition
Humanities Grant
July 8, 2017
–September 17, 2017
Lawrence Exhibiting African American Story Quilts at the Spencer Museum of Art
Humanities Grant
August 12, 2017
–September 2, 2017
Alton Exhibit: Living Off the Water in Alton (Water/Ways in Solomon Valley)
Mini Grant
August 12, 2017
–September 24, 2017
Colby Water/Ways Smithsonian Exhibition
MoMS
August 27, 2017
–November 12, 2017
Johnson Water Rights: Exploring Our Relationship with Water
Mini Grant
September 11, 2017
–September 28, 2017
Beloit Living Off the Water: The Challenge to Tame and Sustain Life in the Solomon Valley - Exhibit
Mini Grant
September 11, 2017
–September 17, 2017
Leawood The Free State Myth - Archiver Podcast
Humanities Grant
September 18, 2017
–September 24, 2017
Leawood The Most Powerful Newspaper Man in Kansas History - Archiver Podcast
Humanities Grant
September 25, 2017
–October 1, 2017
Leawood Small but Powerful - Archiver Podast
Humanities Grant