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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... details>>
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>>
Join us at the Watkins for the Final Friday official opening of our new exhibit, Faster, Higher, Stronger: Douglas County Olympians. From 5-5:30, Olympian Bill Hougland of the... details>>
Mark your calendars and call the library to reserve a spot to see the Young Historians perform their 8th Night at the Museum Program on Friday. There are time slots open at 5,... details>>
Reenactment of an 1850s Territorial Kansas town hall political meeting. Members of the Lecompton Reenactors acting troupe will portray some of the famous and not-so-famous Kansans from the turbulent time period known as "Bleeding Kansas." Join Governor Charles Robinson and his wife Sara Robinson, Jim Lane, John Brown, Sr., Clarina Nichols, Sheriff Samuel Jones, Missouri Senator David Atchison, Governor Andrew Reeder, Dr. John Stringfellow and Mahala Doyle.
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