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Upcoming Events – 2017

February 23, 2017 Lebo Empire Falls by Richard Russo
TALK
February 27, 2017 Parsons The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
TALK
March 4, 2017 Rose Hill Kansas Legends and Folktales
Speakers Bureau
March 7, 2017 Independence Serving America While Serving Time
Speakers Bureau
March 9, 2017 Iola Cowboys and Clerics
Speakers Bureau
March 9, 2017 Lebo Soda Fountains of Kansas
Speakers Bureau
March 11, 2017 Augusta The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
TALK
March 12, 2017 Fredonia Angels of the Kansas Coalfields
Speakers Bureau
March 13, 2017 Parsons Women Writers on the Santa Fe Trail
Speakers Bureau
March 15, 2017 El Dorado Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder
TALK
March 16, 2017 Gridley Kansas Weather in Life, Literature, and Photography
Speakers Bureau
March 23, 2017 Lebo Miriam's Kitchen by Elizabeth Ehrlich
TALK
March 27, 2017 Parsons Charlotte's Web by E. B. White
TALK
March 30, 2017 El Dorado Free Speech in Times of Crisis
Speakers Bureau
April 3, 2017 Whitewater Children of the Promised Land
Speakers Bureau
April 4, 2017 El Dorado Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out
Speakers Bureau
April 4, 2017 El Dorado Opera House Culture on the Kansas Frontier
Speakers Bureau
April 8, 2017 Augusta The Catcher in the Rye by JD Salinger
TALK
April 17, 2017 Parsons The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
TALK
April 22, 2017 Fort Scott Women Soldiers of the Civil War
Speakers Bureau
April 24, 2017 Parsons Langston's Lawrence - Film Discussion
Humanities Grant
April 25, 2017 Eureka Soda Fountains of Kansas
Speakers Bureau
April 26, 2017 El Dorado Under the Feet of Jesus by Helena Maria Viramontes
TALK
April 27, 2017 Lebo Secrets of the Tsil Cafe by Thomas Fox Averill
TALK
May 6, 2017 Augusta Sag Harbor by Colson Whitehead
TALK
July 31, 2017 Chanute The Harvey Girls
Speakers Bureau
– 2018
January 15, 2018 Coyville Water in Wilson County: the Highs, the Lows and In Between
Mini Grant
January 16, 2018 Coyville Water in Wilson County: the Highs, the Lows and In Between
Mini Grant
January 28, 2018 Fredonia Water in Wilson County: the Highs, the Lows and In Between
Mini Grant
January 29, 2018
–January 30, 2018
Fredonia 216040MM - Water/Ways in Wilson County
Mini Grant
February 19, 2018
–March 9, 2018
Fredonia Water in Wilson County: the Highs, the Lows and In Between
Mini Grant
February 24, 2018
–March 24, 2018
Marion Mineral Springs to Recreational Lakes:the history of water in Marion- Exhibition
Mini Grant
February 24, 2018
–April 8, 2018
Fort Scott Water/Ways in Fort Scott - Exhibition
Mini Grant
February 24, 2018
–April 8, 2018
Fredonia Water/Ways in Wilson County - Exhibition
Mini Grant
March 21, 2018
–March 23, 2018
Neodesha Water in Wilson County: the Highs, the Lows and In Between
Mini Grant
March 28, 2018
–March 30, 2018
Altoona Water in Wilson County: the Highs, the Lows and In Between
Mini Grant

Ongoing Events