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

June 26, 2017 Great Bend Women Soldiers of the Civil War
Speakers Bureau
June 28, 2017 Wichita The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown
Speakers Bureau
July 6, 2017 Wellington Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out
Speakers Bureau
July 10, 2017 Wichita Film Discussion: Race: The Story We Tell (Candid Conversations Wichita)
Special Projects
July 21, 2017 Wichita Book Discussion: The New Jim Crow (Candid Conversations Wichita)
Special Projects
July 22, 2017 Park City Angels of the Kansas Coalfields
Speakers Bureau
August 12, 2017 Wichita Free Speech in an Information-Overloaded World
Speakers Bureau
August 12, 2017 Park City Serving America While Serving Time
Speakers Bureau
August 14, 2017 Wichita Film Discussion: Race: The House We Live In (Candid Conversations Wichita)
Special Projects
August 18, 2017 Wichita Book Discussion: Writings on the Wall (Candid Conversations Wichita)
Special Projects
August 21, 2017 Newton I Hear the Reapers Song by Sara Stambaugh
TALK
August 31, 2017 Wichita Film & Discussion: The 13th (Candid Conversations Wichita)
Special Projects
September 2, 2017 Wichita Kansas Legends and Folktales
Speakers Bureau
September 4, 2017
–December 10, 2017
North Newton Voices of Conscience: Peace Witness in the Great War
Humanities Grant
September 10, 2017 North Newton Voices of Conscience: Peace Witness in the Great War
Humanities Grant
September 12, 2017 Lindsborg Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out
Speakers Bureau
September 20, 2017 Newton Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya
TALK
September 26, 2017 Wichita Kansas Legends and Folktales
Speakers Bureau
September 30, 2017
–November 12, 2017
Greensburg Exhibition: Water/Ways in Greensburg
Mini Grant
October 2, 2017 Newton Poet Laureate of Kansas: Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary
Poet Laureate
October 9, 2017 Haysville Mules and Men by Zora Neale Hurston
TALK
October 14, 2017 Park City Foam on the Range
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 29, 2017 North Newton Voices of Conscience: Peace Witness in the Great War
Humanities Grant
November 6, 2017 Lyons Kansas Weather in Life, Literature, and Photography
Speakers Bureau
November 11, 2017 Park City Well Owners and Groundwater Citizenship
Speakers Bureau
November 19, 2017 Newton The Harvey Girls
Speakers Bureau
November 20, 2017 Haysville The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan
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 9, 2018 Lyons Water and Wildlife at Cheyenne Bottoms Wildlife Area (Water/Ways in Rice County)
Mini Grant
March 27, 2018 Lyons Presentation: Water District Development (Water/Ways in Rice County)
Mini Grant

Ongoing Events – 2017

May 1, 2017
–July 31, 2017
Greensburg Greensburg 2007 Tornado - Exhibition
Heritage Grant