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

October 17, 2017 Chanute Dance Hall of the Dead by Tony Hillerman
TALK
October 17, 2017 Leavenworth Shroud for a Nightingale by P. D. James
TALK
October 17, 2017 Hutchinson Waiting by Ha Jin
TALK
October 17, 2017 Baldwin City The Gardens of Kyoto by Kate Walbert
TALK
October 17, 2017 Hill City The Tortilla Curtain by T. C. Boyle
TALK
October 18, 2017 Topeka Distant View of a Minaret and Other Stories by Alifa Rifaat
TALK
October 18, 2017 North Newton Free Speech in Times of Crisis
Speakers Bureau
October 18, 2017 Kinsley Quite a Year for Plums by Bailey White
TALK
October 18, 2017 North Newton The Story of the Hutterite Martyrs
Humanities Grant
October 19, 2017 Concordia Opera House Culture on the Kansas Frontier
Speakers Bureau
October 19, 2017 Greensburg Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out
Speakers Bureau
October 19, 2017 Topeka Sunflower Journeys 2017 - Religious Experience
Special Projects
October 19, 2017 Lawrence Flour Power
Speakers Bureau
October 20, 2017 Dodge City KHC Board of Directors Meeting
Special Projects
October 21, 2017 Garnett Sharing Patterns, Sharing Lives: Kansas Quilt Workshop
Speakers Bureau
October 21, 2017 Derby Cowboys and Clerics
Speakers Bureau
October 22, 2017 Topeka The Country Girls Trilogy by Edna O'Brien
TALK
October 23, 2017 Newton Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin
TALK
October 23, 2017 Haysville The Day of the Locust by Nathanael West
TALK
October 23, 2017 Junction City Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred Taylor
TALK
October 23, 2017
–October 29, 2017
Leawood Fast Food Kansas - Archiver Podcast
Humanities Grant
October 23, 2017
–October 29, 2017
Kansas City Voices of Conscience: Peace Witness in the Great War - Exhibition
Humanities Grant
October 24, 2017 Pratt Caramelo by Sandra Cisneros
TALK
October 24, 2017 Halstead Kansas Weather in Life, Literature, and Photography
Speakers Bureau
October 24, 2017 Topeka A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold
TALK
October 24, 2017 Pittsburg Make Art, Not War
Speakers Bureau
October 26, 2017 Holton Lawbreakers for the Common Good
Speakers Bureau
October 26, 2017 Topeka Sunflower Journeys 2017 - Flowers & Farms
Special Projects
October 29, 2017 Hesston Land Ethics and Water Resources
Speakers Bureau
October 29, 2017 North Newton Regeneration by Pat Barker
Humanities Grant
October 30, 2017 Eureka Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out
Speakers Bureau
October 30, 2017
–November 5, 2017
Leawood Lawrin: Down the Stretch He Comes - Archiver Podcast
Humanities Grant
October 31, 2017 Overland Park The Namesake by Jhunpa Lahiri
TALK
October 31, 2017
–December 10, 2017
North Newton Voices of Conscience: Peace Witness in the Great War - Exhibition
Humanities Grant

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
August 27, 2017
–November 12, 2017
Johnson Water Rights: Exploring Our Relationship with Water
Mini Grant
September 9, 2017
–December 10, 2017
Wichita looking at the overlooked - Exhibition
Humanities Grant
September 25, 2017
–October 1, 2017
Leawood Small but Powerful - Archiver Podast
Humanities Grant
September 30, 2017
–November 12, 2017
Greensburg Exhibition: Greensburg: Looking Down to Think Forward
Mini Grant
September 30, 2017
–November 12, 2017
Dodge City Water/Ways Smithsonian Exhibition
MoMS
October 5, 2017
–October 6, 2017
Lucas Lid Off Film Festival
Heritage Grant
October 7, 2017
–October 28, 2017
Stockton Exhibit: Living Off the Water in Stockton (Water/Ways in Solomon Valley)
Mini Grant
October 9, 2017
–October 15, 2017
Leawood Women and Sunflower Politics - Archiver Podcast
Humanities Grant
October 16, 2017
–October 22, 2017
Leawood Indian Boarding Homes - Archiver Podcast
Humanities Grant
October 16, 2017
–October 22, 2017
Kansas City Voices of Conscience: Peace Witness in the Great War - Exhibition
Humanities Grant