Tag Archives: Hometown Teams

Humanities Happenings 11/13-11/15

The Hometown Teams Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition tour is coming to an end after ten months of touring Kansas. Humboldt: Closing Ceremony This weekend is your last chance to see the Hometown Teams Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition in Kansas! The exhibition … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings 10/30-11/1

It’s all treats and no tricks for humanities events in Kansas during the last weekend of National Arts and Humanities Month! Overland Park: Prejudice and Pride Frustrated by the persistent discrimination of the 1960s, Latino Americans organized labor and fashioned … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings, 10/23-10/25

National Arts and Humanities Month continues with a full lineup of humanities events. Humboldt: Party Like It’s 1885 The Wichita Bull Stockings take on the Olympics of Lincoln, Nebraska, in a vintage rules “base ball” game straight out of the … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 10/16-10/18

  Did you know October is National Arts & Humanities Month? There’s never been a more perfect time to attend a weekend humanities event in Kansas! Junction City: Mythical Creatures Johnny Kaw shaped Kansas’ landscape with his oversized scythe. Lonesome … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 10/09-10/11

From cornhusking in Oakley to a film festival in Overland Park, there are plenty of humanities events to keep you busy this weekend! North Newton: Title IX & College Athletics: Individual Journeys Allison McFarland, Professor of Business and Economics at … Read full article »

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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: 10/02-10/04

Show your hometown spirit for the sixth and final “Hometown Teams” host site and explore this weekend’s other other eight humanities events! Humboldt: “Hometown Teams” Exhibit Opening Experience the story of sports-the athletes, the coaches, and the fans who cheer … Read full article »

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Hello from San Francisco

Hello from San Francisco! We’ve walked 19,224 around the world and back to mainland USA! We’re closing in on our goal of returning to Kansas and completing our walk around the world as part of the Hometown Teams Smithsonian Institution … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 09/25-09/27

  Enjoy the first weekend of fall by attending one of these great humanities events! North Newton: Kansas City Monarchs Formed in 1920, the Kansas City Monarchs revolutionized baseball: not only were they charter members of the Negro National League … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 09/18-09/20

This has to be some kind of record! This weekend’s calendar is full of nearly a dozen humanities events! North Newton: “From Football to Futbol” The rise of the 2003 Garden City High School soccer team reflected demographic shifts in … Read full article »

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