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Informational Meeting
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Higginsville,MO
Hidden History of Kansas
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM | Tonganoxie,KS
15th Annual Gordon Parks Celebration
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Fort Scott,KS
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15th Annual Gordon Parks Celebration
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM | Fort Scott,KS
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Grinter Art Fair
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM | KC,KS
Movie Night at the Barn
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM | Shawnee,KS
On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
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15th Annual Gordon Parks Celebration
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM | Fort Scott,KS
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On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
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On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
An Evening with Marci Penner
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM | Gardner,KS
Cemetery Tours
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM | Olathe,KS
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Home School Day
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM | Shawnee,KS
Museum After Hours: "Women at War"
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM | Topeka,KS
On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
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On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
Cemetery Tours
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM | Olathe,KS
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Heritage Fall Festival
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Arrow Rock,MO
Fall Festival
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Fairway,KS
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Dietrich Cabin Open House
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM | Ottawa,KS
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On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
Kansas City Houses, 1885-1938
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM | Kansas City,MO
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Speakeasy – Women of the 1920s
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM | Shawnee,KS
On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
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On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
Baker Campus Walking Tour for Maple Leaf Festiival
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM | Baldwin City,KS
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1920s Mystery Book Club
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM | Shawnee,KS
Music at the Fort
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM | Sibley,MO
On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
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On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
Fourth Tuesday Program
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM | Tonganoxie,KS
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On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
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On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
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On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
Fall Bunco Tournament and Live Auction
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM | Gardner,KS
Picturing Home: Kansas During World War II
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Lawrence,KS
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Historical Hauntings
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM | Shawnee,KS
On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
Candlelight Hospital Tours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM | Lexington,MO
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Dietrich Cabin Open House
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Ottawa,KS
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On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
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On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Eudora,KS
Halloween at the Watkins
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM | Lawrence,KS
 
 
 
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  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/23/2018 7:00:00 PM  |  Tonganoxie, KS

    Fourth Tuesday Program

    Please join us for a presentation by the Kansas State Archivist, Matt Veatch. He will be talking about the future of archives, highlights of the Kansas State collection and some tips for us on how to preserve our own digital memories....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/24/2018 11:00:00 AM  |  Eudora, KS

    On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas

    The Eudora Community Museum brings a traveling exhibit highlighting how communities in Douglas County were populated. Douglas County's Heritage Coordinator, Jan Shupert-Arick, researched the project which was funded by FFNHA & the Kansas Humanities Council & supported by Douglas County. The exhibit will run October 6 - December 29, 2018 on the 2nd floor of the Eudora Community Museum located at 720 Main Street in Eudora, Kansas. A related program will take place on November 15th at 7 p.m....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/25/2018 11:00:00 AM  |  Eudora, KS

    On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas

    The Eudora Community Museum brings a traveling exhibit highlighting how communities in Douglas County were populated. Douglas County's Heritage Coordinator, Jan Shupert-Arick, researched the project which was funded by FFNHA & the Kansas Humanities Council & supported by Douglas County. The exhibit will run October 6 - December 29, 2018 on the 2nd floor of the Eudora Community Museum located at 720 Main Street in Eudora, Kansas. A related program will take place on November 15th at 7 p.m....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/26/2018 11:00:00 AM  |  Eudora, KS

    On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas

    The Eudora Community Museum brings a traveling exhibit highlighting how communities in Douglas County were populated. Douglas County's Heritage Coordinator, Jan Shupert-Arick, researched the project which was funded by FFNHA & the Kansas Humanities Council & supported by Douglas County. The exhibit will run October 6 - December 29, 2018 on the 2nd floor of the Eudora Community Museum located at 720 Main Street in Eudora, Kansas. A related program will take place on November 15th at 7 p.m....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/26/2018 5:00:00 PM  |  Lawrence, KS

    Picturing Home: Kansas During World War II

    Come see the Final Friday debut of our exhibit of World War II home front photography in partnership with the Franklin County Historical Society, plus a spectacular 1940s jazz performance by Grammy-nominated jazz expert David Basse and his band....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/26/2018 6:30:00 PM  |  Gardner, KS

    Fall Bunco Tournament and Live Auction

    Support Gardner Historical Museum with an evening of fun. No experience necessary to play Bunco with us. Doors will open at 5:45 p.m. for training and a live auction. Back by popular demand, an optional $5 50/50 pot. Snacks and drinks available. This event is at the Gardner Senior Center, not the museum....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/27/2018 10:00:00 AM  |  Lexington, MO

    Spirit of the Civil War

    Spirit of the Civil War is a unique living history event. Spend the day immersed in Lexington’s Civil War heritage with skirmishes that recount the march of troops through town, the siege of the historic Anderson House, a Ladies’ Tea and Fashion Show, speeches on the Courthouse steps and open encampments. In the evening, the historic Anderson House transforms into a hospital to bring the haunting stories of days past to life once more....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/27/2018 11:00:00 AM  |  Eudora, KS

    On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas

    The Eudora Community Museum brings a traveling exhibit highlighting how communities in Douglas County were populated. Douglas County's Heritage Coordinator, Jan Shupert-Arick, researched the project which was funded by FFNHA & the Kansas Humanities Council & supported by Douglas County. The exhibit will run October 6 - December 29, 2018 on the 2nd floor of the Eudora Community Museum located at 720 Main Street in Eudora, Kansas. A related program will take place on November 15th at 7 p.m....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/27/2018 6:00:00 PM  |  Shawnee, KS

    Historical Hauntings

    Shawnee Town's Historical Hauntings is a real scream for Halloween fans. Slither by for activities open to the public. The Optimist Club of Shawnee-Mission will be selling snacks at the Ghoul Café and there will be trick-or-treating, tractor drawn hayrides, Farmstead tours, an eyeball candy counting contest, opportunities for Halloween photos and costume contests with five separate categories and awesome prizes! Are you planning on participating in our costume contest? We have wonderful prizes!...details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/27/2018 6:00:00 PM  |  Lexington, MO

    Candlelight Hospital Tours

    Stories of the Civil War often center around battlefields, but what about hospitals where the wounded were given care? Anderson House served as a hospital for Federal troops during the 1861 Battle of Lexington. Candlelight Hospital Tours are sponsored by Missouri State Parks and Missouri Medical Brigade. Experience life at a make-shift hospital. Tours feature recreated scenes of doctors performing surgeries, women tending the wounded and soldiers planning their next move....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor EventPartner Partner Event

    10/27/2018 6:00:00 PM  |  Kansas City, MO

    Candlelight Ghost Tour

    The Harris-Kearney House and Westport Historical Society are excited to announce our next paranormal ghost investigations of the year! Join us on Saturday, October 20 & 27, 2018 at the Harris-Kearney House for an adventure you will never forget! The Candlelight Ghost Tours will are scheduled on-the-hour at 6pm, 7pm and 8pm each evening. Cost is $10.00 per person. Tours st on the hour and typically fill quickly....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor EventPartner Partner Event

    10/27/2018 6:00:00 PM  |  Kansas City, MO

    Candlelight Ghost Tour

    October 20 & 27: SPOOKS of Kansas will show you their paranormal discoveries of the 1855 Harris-Kearney House! The Candlelight Ghost Tours will happen on October 20 and 27 and are scheduled on-the-hour at 6pm, 7pm and 8pm each evening. Cost is $10.00 per person. Tours start on the hour and typically fill quickly....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/27/2018 7:00:00 PM  |  Lone Jack, MO

    16th Annual Walk with Civil War Spirits

    The Lone Jack Civil War spirits have wonderful, frightful stories. People called it Ewing’s Order #11. Those who lived through it called it a license to burn, steal, and murder. Listen to our spirits, feel their pain and sorrow as they take you into their war. Follow your guide’s lantern as you search this hallowed ground for those embroiled in the conflict. Listen as they recount their stories; the horrors they lived through. See the battle through the eyes of those who were there....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/27/2018 9:00:00 PM  |  Kansas City, KS

    Dark of the Moon Paranormal Investigation

    Take part in a real paranormal investigation with SPOOKS, the official paranormal team of the museum and the Westport Historical Society. You will learn how to use their equipment and find the best methods for research, ask questions, and experience chills and thrills as you try to detect paranormal evidence. Fresh-baked, home-made cookies are included!...details >>

  • Vistior Visitor EventPartner Partner Event

    10/27/2018 9:00:00 PM  |  Kansas City, MO

    Dark of The Moon

    On October 27, the museum will offer a DARK OF THE MOON Paranormal Investigation of the 1855 Harris-Kearney House Museum from 9:00pm until 2:00am @ $40.00pp. Take part in a real paranormal investigation with SPOOKS paranormal team. You will learn how to use their equipment and find the best methods for research, ask questions, and experience chills and thrills as you try to detect paranormal evidence. Fresh-baked, home-made cookies offered. Reservations are required and space is limited....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/28/2018 2:00:00 PM  |  Ottawa, KS

    Dietrich Cabin Open House

    Step back in time at the 1859 Dietrich Cabin! Learn about life in 19th-Century Franklin County. Dietrich Cabin is located in City Park at 5th and Main streets in Ottawa, Kansas. Kids are always welcome! Admission is free, but donations to help FCHS maintain the cabin are always appreciated....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/30/2018 11:00:00 AM  |  Eudora, KS

    On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas

    The Eudora Community Museum brings a traveling exhibit highlighting how communities in Douglas County were populated. Douglas County's Heritage Coordinator, Jan Shupert-Arick, researched the project which was funded by FFNHA & the Kansas Humanities Council & supported by Douglas County. The exhibit will run October 6 - December 29, 2018 on the 2nd floor of the Eudora Community Museum located at 720 Main Street in Eudora, Kansas. A related program will take place on November 15th at 7 p.m....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/31/2018 11:00:00 AM  |  Eudora, KS

    On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas

    The Eudora Community Museum brings a traveling exhibit highlighting how communities in Douglas County were populated. Douglas County's Heritage Coordinator, Jan Shupert-Arick, researched the project which was funded by FFNHA & the Kansas Humanities Council & supported by Douglas County. The exhibit will run October 6 - December 29, 2018 on the 2nd floor of the Eudora Community Museum located at 720 Main Street in Eudora, Kansas. A related program will take place on November 15th at 7 p.m....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    10/31/2018 5:00:00 PM  |  Lawrence, KS

    Halloween at the Watkins

    Stop by the Watkins for trick-or-treating and our famous spooky scavenger hunt with cool prizes!...details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    11/1/2018 11:00:00 AM  |  Eudora, KS

    On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas

    The Eudora Community Museum brings a traveling exhibit highlighting how communities in Douglas County were populated. Douglas County's Heritage Coordinator, Jan Shupert-Arick, researched the project which was funded by FFNHA & the Kansas Humanities Council & supported by Douglas County. The exhibit will run October 6 - December 29, 2018 on the 2nd floor of the Eudora Community Museum located at 720 Main Street in Eudora, Kansas. A related program will take place on November 15th at 7 p.m....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    11/1/2018 6:30:00 PM  |  Kansas City, KS

    A Fierce Glory: Antietam - The Desperate Battle that Saved Lincoln and Doomed Slavery

    There remains a haunting stillness over the grounds around Antietam Creek near Sharpsburg, Maryland, where 3,650 Union and Confederate soldiers perished on the deadliest day—September 17, 1862—in American history. In a discussion of A Fierce Glory: Antietam—The Desperate Battle that Saved Lincoln and Doomed Slavery, historian Justin Martin takes a fresh look at the battle that became a watershed in the Civil War and Abraham Lincoln’s effort to save the Union and bring an end to slavery....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    11/2/2018 11:00:00 AM  |  Eudora, KS

    On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas

    The Eudora Community Museum brings a traveling exhibit highlighting how communities in Douglas County were populated. Douglas County's Heritage Coordinator, Jan Shupert-Arick, researched the project which was funded by FFNHA & the Kansas Humanities Council & supported by Douglas County. The exhibit will run October 6 - December 29, 2018 on the 2nd floor of the Eudora Community Museum located at 720 Main Street in Eudora, Kansas. A related program will take place on November 15th at 7 p.m....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor EventPartner Partner Event

    11/2/2018 1:00:00 PM  |  Kansas City, MO

    Craig McCord Fine Art Landscape Photography Exhibit

    Award winning photographer Craig McCord concentrates on fine art landscape photography. The National Park Service selected Craig’s images of the Ozark National Scenic Riverways to highlight their 2016 centennial celebration. Selections of Craig’s work will be on display at the 1855 Harris-Kearney House museum from Nov 2-Dec 20, 2018. Exhibit hours: Fri from 1-6pm, Sat: 1-5pm Wine/ cheese reception on Sat, Dec 1 5:30-7:30 pm Exhibit is closed November 23 and 24 for Christmas Candlelight Tou...details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    11/2/2018 7:00:00 PM  |  Lawrence, KS

    Kansas in Art: Panel & Film Preview

    Sunflower State writers and filmmakers discuss film in Kansas and preview the upcoming documentary "Kansas: An Eclogue". Principal funding for this program provided by Humanities Kansas, a nonprofit cultural organization connecting communities with history, traditions, and ideas to strengthen civic life. Panelists: Stanley Lombardo (KU emeritus professor, poet, translator), Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg (former poet laureate of Kansas), and Matthew Jacobson (KU film professor and cinematographer)....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    11/3/2018 11:00:00 AM  |  Eudora, KS

    On Migration in Douglas County, Kansas

    The Eudora Community Museum brings a traveling exhibit highlighting how communities in Douglas County were populated. Douglas County's Heritage Coordinator, Jan Shupert-Arick, researched the project which was funded by FFNHA & the Kansas Humanities Council & supported by Douglas County. The exhibit will run October 6 - December 29, 2018 on the 2nd floor of the Eudora Community Museum located at 720 Main Street in Eudora, Kansas. A related program will take place on November 15th at 7 p.m....details >>

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