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Trailblazers Youth Day Camp
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM | Fort Scott,KS
Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM | Overland Park,KS
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Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM | Overland Park,KS
PAIR Day on Fort Leavenworth
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM | Leavenworth,KS
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Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM | Overland Park,KS
Dog Days of Summer
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Shawnee,KS
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Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM | Overland Park,KS
Genealogy II: Advanced
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM | Kansas City,MO
Triangle Loom Weaving
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Kansas City,MO
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Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM | Overland Park,KS
Buffalo Bill Days
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM | Leavenworth,KS
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Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM | Overland Park,KS
Buffalo Bill Days
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Leavenworth,KS
 
 
 
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  • Vistior Visitor Event

    8/31/2016 8:00:00 AM  |  Overland Park, KS

    Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit

    Celebrate the beauty and capture the wonder of the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens with your photos! Prizes and special invitations to artist talks are available to those that submit their work. Submission Period June 1- July 10 at 5 p.m. For questions or more information on how to enter, email katharine.garrison@opkansas.org....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    8/31/2016 9:00:00 AM  |  Topeka, KS

    Captured: The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes

    Eighty thousand Kansans served in World War I; 227,000 in World War II. We pay tribute to all Kansas soldiers by telling the story of Kansan James Clark Hughes. He served from 1917 to 1948 in the U.S. Army, and fought in both world wars. He left detailed records of his time in service; he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe; recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War; and saved many belongings from the wars later donated to this museum. In essence, he captured his life....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    8/31/2016 9:00:00 AM  |  Topeka, KS

    A Tale of Two Nations: Reconnecting our African-Native Heritage

    To celebrate the National Park Service Centennial, the special exhibit "A Tale of Two Nations: Reconnecting Our African-Native Heritage" is free and open to the public. History has vague records of the first meeting between Native Americans and African Americans. The black presence in America began during European expeditions in the early sixteenth century with free blacks, indentured servants, slaves, and conquistadores of the new world. This exhibit explores African-Native interconnectedness....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor EventPartner Partner Event

    8/31/2016 10:00:00 AM  |  Alma, KS

    Freedom's Frontier: Stories From the Western Border

    Now on view at the Wabaunsee County Historical Society Museum in Alma. A graphic exhibit of maps, photographs and paintings illustrating a timeline of events in the western counties of the Heritage Area that are connected to its themes of westward expansion, Bleeding Kansas and the Nation’s enduring struggle for freedom. Funded in part by an interpretive grant from Freedom's Frontier National Heritage Area....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    8/31/2016 7:00:00 PM  |  Lawrence, KS

    Shared Stories of the Kansas Land: Of Mines and Men - Readers' Theater

    This program is offered in collaboration with the Kansas Humanities Council. There are five voices in the script for "Of Mines and Men", which is about mining and water use in Kansas. After the readers' theatre, there will be a discussion led by a Kansas Humanities scholar....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/1/2016 8:00:00 AM  |  Overland Park, KS

    Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit

    Celebrate the beauty and capture the wonder of the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens with your photos! Prizes and special invitations to artist talks are available to those that submit their work. Submission Period June 1- July 10 at 5 p.m. For questions or more information on how to enter, email katharine.garrison@opkansas.org....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/1/2016 9:00:00 AM  |  Topeka, KS

    Captured: The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes

    Eighty thousand Kansans served in World War I; 227,000 in World War II. We pay tribute to all Kansas soldiers by telling the story of Kansan James Clark Hughes. He served from 1917 to 1948 in the U.S. Army, and fought in both world wars. He left detailed records of his time in service; he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe; recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War; and saved many belongings from the wars later donated to this museum. In essence, he captured his life....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/1/2016 9:00:00 AM  |  Topeka, KS

    A Tale of Two Nations: Reconnecting our African-Native Heritage

    To celebrate the National Park Service Centennial, the special exhibit "A Tale of Two Nations: Reconnecting Our African-Native Heritage" is free and open to the public. History has vague records of the first meeting between Native Americans and African Americans. The black presence in America began during European expeditions in the early sixteenth century with free blacks, indentured servants, slaves, and conquistadores of the new world. This exhibit explores African-Native interconnectedness....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor EventPartner Partner Event

    9/1/2016 10:00:00 AM  |  Alma, KS

    Freedom's Frontier: Stories From the Western Border

    Now on view at the Wabaunsee County Historical Society Museum in Alma. A graphic exhibit of maps, photographs and paintings illustrating a timeline of events in the western counties of the Heritage Area that are connected to its themes of westward expansion, Bleeding Kansas and the Nation’s enduring struggle for freedom. Funded in part by an interpretive grant from Freedom's Frontier National Heritage Area....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/2/2016 8:00:00 AM  |  Overland Park, KS

    Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit

    Celebrate the beauty and capture the wonder of the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens with your photos! Prizes and special invitations to artist talks are available to those that submit their work. Submission Period June 1- July 10 at 5 p.m. For questions or more information on how to enter, email katharine.garrison@opkansas.org....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/2/2016 9:00:00 AM  |  Topeka, KS

    Captured: The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes

    Eighty thousand Kansans served in World War I; 227,000 in World War II. We pay tribute to all Kansas soldiers by telling the story of Kansan James Clark Hughes. He served from 1917 to 1948 in the U.S. Army, and fought in both world wars. He left detailed records of his time in service; he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe; recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War; and saved many belongings from the wars later donated to this museum. In essence, he captured his life....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/2/2016 9:00:00 AM  |  Topeka, KS

    A Tale of Two Nations: Reconnecting our African-Native Heritage

    To celebrate the National Park Service Centennial, the special exhibit "A Tale of Two Nations: Reconnecting Our African-Native Heritage" is free and open to the public. History has vague records of the first meeting between Native Americans and African Americans. The black presence in America began during European expeditions in the early sixteenth century with free blacks, indentured servants, slaves, and conquistadores of the new world. This exhibit explores African-Native interconnectedness....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor EventPartner Partner Event

    9/2/2016 10:00:00 AM  |  Alma, KS

    Freedom's Frontier: Stories From the Western Border

    Now on view at the Wabaunsee County Historical Society Museum in Alma. A graphic exhibit of maps, photographs and paintings illustrating a timeline of events in the western counties of the Heritage Area that are connected to its themes of westward expansion, Bleeding Kansas and the Nation’s enduring struggle for freedom. Funded in part by an interpretive grant from Freedom's Frontier National Heritage Area....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/3/2016 8:00:00 AM  |  Fort Scott, KS

    Highlights in History

    These summer holiday weekends feature talks, tours, demonstrations, and living history programs about Fort Scott’s role in pivotal events of American History in the place where it happened!...details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/3/2016 8:00:00 AM  |  Overland Park, KS

    Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit

    Celebrate the beauty and capture the wonder of the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens with your photos! Prizes and special invitations to artist talks are available to those that submit their work. Submission Period June 1- July 10 at 5 p.m. For questions or more information on how to enter, email katharine.garrison@opkansas.org....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/3/2016 8:30:00 AM  |  Larned, KS

    Remarkable Stories of the Indian Wars: Labor Day at Fort Larned

    Visit the most complete fort surviving from the days when Custer and Buffalo Bill Cody rode through. Original buildings, a visitor center, park rangers and volunteers bring the story of this turbulent time to life. Reenactors bring the fort back to life for the holiday weekend....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/3/2016 9:00:00 AM  |  Topeka, KS

    Captured: The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes

    Eighty thousand Kansans served in World War I; 227,000 in World War II. We pay tribute to all Kansas soldiers by telling the story of Kansan James Clark Hughes. He served from 1917 to 1948 in the U.S. Army, and fought in both world wars. He left detailed records of his time in service; he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe; recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War; and saved many belongings from the wars later donated to this museum. In essence, he captured his life....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/3/2016 9:00:00 AM  |  Topeka, KS

    A Tale of Two Nations: Reconnecting our African-Native Heritage

    To celebrate the National Park Service Centennial, the special exhibit "A Tale of Two Nations: Reconnecting Our African-Native Heritage" is free and open to the public. History has vague records of the first meeting between Native Americans and African Americans. The black presence in America began during European expeditions in the early sixteenth century with free blacks, indentured servants, slaves, and conquistadores of the new world. This exhibit explores African-Native interconnectedness....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/3/2016 9:00:00 AM  |  Kansas City, MO

    2016 City Market Summer Book Sale

    Looking for good reads, music, or movies? On the first Saturday of the month from August to October, in the atrium north of Arabia Steamboat Museum at City Market, Friends of the Kansas City Public Library are selling books and other items for $1-$2. Hardback fiction, nonfiction, young adult, audio books; soft-cover books for all ages; DVDs; and CDs. Some “special finds” are priced at $5 and up. While you're there, why not explore the Arabia Steamboat Museum (10 a.m.-5 p.m.) too?...details >>

  • Vistior Visitor EventPartner Partner Event

    9/3/2016 10:00:00 AM  |  Alma, KS

    Freedom's Frontier: Stories From the Western Border

    Now on view at the Wabaunsee County Historical Society Museum in Alma. A graphic exhibit of maps, photographs and paintings illustrating a timeline of events in the western counties of the Heritage Area that are connected to its themes of westward expansion, Bleeding Kansas and the Nation’s enduring struggle for freedom. Funded in part by an interpretive grant from Freedom's Frontier National Heritage Area....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/3/2016 7:00:00 PM  |  Fort Scott, KS

    NPS Centennial Grand Ball

    The “Friends” and Volunteers of Fort Scott National Historic Site cordially invite you to the CENTENNIAL GRAND BALL: A Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service. 1800s period dress is highly encouraged. Formal dress (fancy party wear) and gloves are required. Light refreshments of the period will be served. See the Facebook events page under NPS Centennial Grand Ball for more information....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/4/2016 8:00:00 AM  |  Fort Scott, KS

    Highlights in History

    These summer holiday weekends feature talks, tours, demonstrations, and living history programs about Fort Scott’s role in pivotal events of American History in the place where it happened!...details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/4/2016 8:00:00 AM  |  Overland Park, KS

    Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit

    Celebrate the beauty and capture the wonder of the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens with your photos! Prizes and special invitations to artist talks are available to those that submit their work. Submission Period June 1- July 10 at 5 p.m. For questions or more information on how to enter, email katharine.garrison@opkansas.org....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    9/4/2016 8:30:00 AM  |  Larned, KS

    Remarkable Stories of the Indian Wars: Labor Day at Fort Larned

    Visit the most complete fort surviving from the days when Custer and Buffalo Bill Cody rode through. Original buildings, a visitor center, park rangers and volunteers bring the story of this turbulent time to life. Reenactors bring the fort back to life for the holiday weekend....details >>

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