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 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 Greensburg Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out
Speakers Bureau
October 21, 2017 Derby Cowboys and Clerics
Speakers Bureau
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 24, 2017 Pratt Caramelo by Sandra Cisneros
TALK
October 24, 2017 Halstead Kansas Weather in Life, Literature, and Photography
Speakers Bureau
October 29, 2017 Hesston Land Ethics and Water Resources
Speakers Bureau
October 29, 2017 North Newton Regeneration by Pat Barker
Humanities Grant
November 1, 2017 Wichita Kansas Legends and Folktales
Speakers Bureau
November 1, 2017
–January 21, 2018
North Newton Voices of Conscience: Peace Witness in the Great War - Exhibition
Humanities Grant
November 2, 2017 Newton Immigration in Kansas Today
Speakers Bureau
November 6, 2017 Lyons Kansas Weather in Life, Literature, and Photography
Speakers Bureau
November 6, 2017 Wichita looking at the overlooked: Scholar Talk
Humanities Grant
November 9, 2017 Nickerson Waterlily by Ella Cara Deloria
TALK
November 11, 2017 Park City Well Owners and Groundwater Citizenship
Speakers Bureau
November 14, 2017 Hutchinson An Artist of the Floating World by Kazuo Ishiguro
TALK
November 15, 2017 Kinsley Walking Across Egypt by Clyde Edgerton
TALK
November 16, 2017 Clearwater Immigration in Kansas Today
Speakers Bureau
November 16, 2017 North Newton Behind the Lines - Film Discussion
Humanities Grant
November 17, 2017 Wichita looking at the overlooked: Artist Talk
Humanities Grant
November 18, 2017
–December 31, 2017
Hesston Water/Ways Smithsonian Exhibition
MoMS
November 19, 2017 Newton The Harvey Girls
Speakers Bureau
November 20, 2017 Haysville The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan
TALK
November 20, 2017 Pratt Community Writing Workshop with Daniel Hoyt
Speakers Bureau
November 28, 2017 Pratt Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat
TALK
– 2018
January 29, 2018
–March 31, 2018
Lyons Water/Ways in Rice County: Our Relationship With Water
Mini Grant
January 31, 2018 Lyons Exhibit Opening: Our Relationship With Water (Water/Ways in Rice County)
Mini Grant
February 1, 2018
–February 28, 2018
Wellington Wellington Public Library Digitization & Preservation - Display
Heritage Grant
February 8, 2018 Wichita Cocin(ando) Wichita (contribution to the collective work: Migrant Kitchens) - Cooking Demonstration
Humanities Grant
February 9, 2018 Lyons Water and Wildlife at Cheyenne Bottoms Wildlife Area (Water/Ways in Rice County)
Mini Grant
February 15, 2018 Wichita Cocin(ando) Wichita (contribution to the collective work: Migrant Kitchens) - Cooking Demonstration
Humanities Grant
March 27, 2018 Lyons Presentation: Water District Development (Water/Ways in Rice County)
Mini Grant
April 7, 2018 Wichita Cocin(ando) Wichita (contribution to the collective work: Migrant Kitchens) - Film Premiere
Humanities Grant

Ongoing Events – 2017

September 9, 2017
–December 10, 2017
Wichita looking at the overlooked - Exhibition
Humanities Grant
September 30, 2017
–November 12, 2017
Greensburg Exhibition: Greensburg: Looking Down to Think Forward
Mini Grant