Tag Archives: Goodland

Hello from Goodland

We did it. We walked 20,349 to circle the globe from Goodland, Kansas, to Goodland, Kansas. And we did it all with the help of Kansans who picked up pedometers at Hometown Teams host and partner sites, counted their steps, … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 05/01-05/03

May is here and summer is quickly approaching. Get out and explore Kansas with one of this weekend’s humanities events.   Hays: The Waters of Kansas Waters of Kansas: A Look at Kansans’ Relationship to Water, a series of three documentary … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 04/10-04/12

Read, discuss, listen, and learn with this weekend’s Humanities Happenings events. Topeka: A League of Their Own In the early 20th century when Mexico was at war with itself, hundreds of thousands of Mexicans left their homeland and migrated to … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 04/03-04/05

Happy Easter! Here are a trio of exciting humanities events to help you celebrate the holiday weekend. Lenexa: O Pioneers! In Willa Cather’s novel, Alexandra Bergson’s dying father leaves their struggling Nebraska homestead to her, not her brothers. With her iron … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 03/27-03/29

This weekend boasts an impressive host of humanities events throughout Kansas. Read on to find out what, when, and where they are! Wichita: “Black and White Remember Together” The public is invited to “Black and White Remember Together: The Troubled … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 03/20-03/22

Celebrate the first weekend of spring by participating in one of these fabulous KHC events! Glasco: Hometown Teams Local Exhibition & Community Play Day Glasco’s Hometown Teams partner site exhibition, “A Triple Threat on the Diamond, Field, and Court,” explores … Read full article »

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For Your Listening Pleasure

The Way We Worked Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition has come and gone at the Stevens County Library in Hugoton and the High Plains Museum in Goodland, but you can still learn about the work stories of these communities through audio tours … Read full article »

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Dream Jobs

What’s your dream job? Are you working at it, working toward it, or retired from it? Is it still only a dream? What do our dream jobs say about us — our hopes, goals, and sense of self? The High … Read full article »

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Goodland’s Flying Doctor

When Marion J. Renner of Goodland made house calls, he took his doctor’s bag and his pilot’s license. From the 1930s through the 1960s, “The Flying Doctor” served the remote areas of northwest Kansas, sometimes flying 50 miles each day … Read full article »

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