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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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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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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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Humanities Happenings: 09/11-09/13

Five Kansas communities, – La Cygne, Wichita, Overland Park, Dodge City, and Meade– are ready for you to attend their humanities events this weekend. Plus, don’t forget about all the Hometown Teams activities happening, including the Smithsonian exhibition in Perry … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 08/24-08/28

  From west to east: Dodge City, Cedar Point, Perry, and Lawrence host this weekend’s Humanities Happenings events. Lawrence: “Four Days in Cornville” Cornhusking – now a relatively unknown sport – was once considered the next big wave in athletic … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 08/21-08/23

Lawrence, Perry, & Wamego are the stars of this weekend’s Humanities Happenings! Lawrence: “Kansas Fish Markets” Barbara Higgins-Dover, Director of the Kansas Riverkings Museum, presents public programs in Leavenworth, Kansas City, Topeka, and Lawrence that explore the history of commercial … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 08/14-08/16

Perry, Wamego, Colby, and four other Kansas communities are ready to help you savor the final weeks of summer! Cottonwood Falls: Baseball and the Big Picture John Dreifort, professor of History at Wichita State University, explores baseball’s influences outside the field … Read full article »

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