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   November 2017   
Homeschool Wednesday
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM | Topeka,KS
Lawbreakers for the Common Good
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM | Oskaloosa,KS
NovemBEER at the Watkins
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Lawrence,KS
Boots & Pearls Barn Dance
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM | Kansas City,MO
Mahaffie Dinners
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM | Olathe,KS
Holiday Lighting Ceremony
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM | Kansas City,MO
Christmas Candlelight Tour
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM | Kansas City,MO
2017 Annual Christmas CandlelightTour
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM | Kansas City,MO
Exploring the Nooks & Crannies of Kansas
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM | Tonganoxie,KS
Women Writers on the Santa Fe Trail
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM | Tonganoxie,KS
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  • 9/21/2017 12:00:00 PM  |  Lawrence, KS

    Hidden Treasures: Staff Favorites from the Watkins Collections

    See the new exhibiting highlighting favorite artifacts and their fascinating stories. On view through the end of the year. This exhibit will not be open on Thursday, November 23, but the Watkins wishes you a Happy Thanksgiving Day!...details >>

  • 9/21/2017 4:30:00 PM  |  Raytown, MO

    Pumpkins on Parade

    1000 carved and lit pumpkins located on one of our trails. Admission is free but donations are accepted. Things for kids and food are available and priced right. Great family outing and fun for all. Pumpkins are available the next morning FREE Check our web-site for parking locations...details >>

  • 9/21/2017 7:00:00 PM  |  Olathe, KS

    Susan B. Anthony Visits Olathe, Ks

    In 1867, Kansas voters were faced with the opportunity to give suffrage to white women or African-American men. Susan B Anthony, Clarina Nichols and other suffragettes along with proponents of rights for African-American people rushed to Kansas to participate in the debate. This theatrical presentation uses historical newspapers, letters and diary entries to tell the story of the 1867 referendum. Staff from Mahaffie will read excerpts from this readers' theater using these accounts....details >>

  • 9/21/2017 7:00:00 PM  |  Olathe, KS

    Susan B. Anthony Comes to Olathe

    This reader’s theatre program will explore women’s suffrage and the rights of African Americans in 1867 Kansas. In 1867, Kansas Voters had the opportunity to grant suffrage to either black men or white women.The viewpoints in this program are representative of the time period and don’t reflect the City of Olathe’s or Freedom’s Frontier’s opinions on the 1867 vote. Additionally, some period language is included in the program that might be offensive to modern listeners....details >>

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