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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... details>>
Our highly popular Art of Conversation series--a partnership between the Watkins and the Lawrence Arts Center--continues with a special event!
Final Friday will feature a... details>>
Join us for Park Day 2017! On April 1, 2017 volunteers across the country will join together to preserve Civil War battlefields and historic sites. You can pitch in for... details>>
The Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History (ASALH), the founders of “Black History Month” has set the national theme for 2017 as “The Crisis In Black Education.” Keynote Speaker: Derald Davis, the Assistant Superintendent of Innovation and Special Projects for Kansas City, Missouri Public Schools. His duties include overseeing innovative and strategic partnerships, as well as coordinating the
development and implementation of a district-wide student mentoring system.
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