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

March 25, 2017 El Dorado Kansas Weather in Life, Literature, and Photography
Speakers Bureau
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 4, 2017 Chanute Presentation: Orphan Trains in Chanute
Humanities Grant
April 8, 2017 Augusta The Catcher in the Rye by JD Salinger
TALK
April 11, 2017 Chanute Riders on the Orphan Train
Humanities Grant
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
April 29, 2017 Arkansas City The Harvey Girls
Speakers Bureau
May 6, 2017 Augusta Sag Harbor by Colson Whitehead
TALK
May 6, 2017 Chanute Open House - Riding the Rails of History: The Santa Fe Railroad and Fred Harvey in Chanute
Humanities Grant
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 13, 2017 Chanute Book Discussion: The Santa Fe Railroad and Fred Harvey in Chanute
Humanities Grant
July 31, 2017 Chanute The Harvey Girls
Speakers Bureau
– 2018
January 15, 2018
–January 16, 2018
Coyville Exhibit: Water in Wilson County: the Highs, the Lows, and In Between (Water/Ways in Wilson County)
Mini Grant
January 15, 2018
–March 31, 2018
Fredonia Water/Ways in Wilson County - Exhibition
Mini Grant
January 28, 2018
–January 30, 2018
Fredonia Exhibit: Water in Wilson County: the Highs, the Lows, and In Between
Mini Grant
February 19, 2018
–March 9, 2018
Fredonia Exhibit: Water in Wilson County: the Highs, the Lows, and In Between (Water/Ways in Wilson County)
Mini Grant
February 24, 2018
–March 24, 2018
Marion Exhibit: Mineral Springs to Recreational Lakes (Water/Ways in Marion)
Mini Grant
February 24, 2018
–April 8, 2018
Fort Scott Water/Ways in Fort Scott - Exhibition
Mini Grant

Ongoing Events