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Veterans Place Veterans Book Group

July 30, 2018

An opportunity for veterans to explore books, poetry, articles, and short stories.
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Shakespeare in the State Parks-Twelfth Night

July 22, 2018

Free to park patrons in 17 state parks and state forests around Wisconsin.
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Georgia O'Keeffe: Visions of Hawai'i

May 19, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Discover the artist’s little-known depictions of the Hawaiian Islands—and the plants and landscapes that inspired them.
June 18, 2018

Readings from the Archives of the Gunn Historical Museum

Join us for this nostalgic look back New Preston’s past at a reading of A Walk Through New Preston in the 1960s, by W. Douglas McHan, Jr.

June 22, 2018

Oil, Ice, and Bone: Arctic Whaler Nathaniel Ransom

In January 2016, the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association announced the discovery of the wreckage of two sunken whale ships off the Alaskan coast.

June 29, 2018  to  August 8, 2018

Lone Star and Eagle: German Immigration to Texas

This Humanities Texas traveling exhibition features reproductions of archival photographs, newspaper headlines, maps, and paintings that tell the story of a people remarkable for individual and communal industry in setting down roots and adapting ways of the old country to life in a new world.

July 1, 2018  to  September 30, 2018

Honoring Our Native American Heritage

The Ladysmith community will learn more about the culture, life values, treaty rights, and shared environmental issues with the local Ojibwe tribal nations.

July 5, 2018

Bread Givers

This masterwork of American immigrant literature is set in the 1920s in the Lower East Side of Manhattan.

July 7, 2018

Environmental River Walk of the San Pedro River

An interpretive river walk focused on local water concerns, where our water comes from, and the value of the river to the community and beyond.

July 8, 2018

Not Just for Kids: How Children’s Literature Inspires Bold Conversations

In this talk, University of Washington lecturer Anu Taranath will showcase children’s books from around the world as well as diverse communities in the United States, inviting audiences to take a closer look at kids’ books, and suggests we adults might also learn some new lessons about how to navigate our complicated world.

July 14, 2018

The Chickasaw Nation presents – Holba Pisachi Native Film Festival

The theme of this year's festival is Native Women En Masse: Harmony through Cultural Identity and Allegiance in Electronic Media.

July 14, 2018  to  August 25, 2018

Water/Ways in Meridian

Water/Ways explores the endless motion of the water cycle, water’s effect on landscape, settlement and migration, and its impact on culture and spirituality.

July 15, 2018  to  July 21, 2018

Tennessee Young Writers' Workshop

The 20th annual Tennessee Young Writers' Workshop is July 15-21, 2018 and will be held on the campus of Cumberland University in Lebanon.

July 19, 2018

Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian

Boone was an intrepid adventurer and natural leader whose exploits justify his larger-than-life reputation.

July 22, 2018

Shakespeare in the State Parks-Twelfth Night

Summit Players Theatre is a non-profit traveling theatre company producing free workshops and performances in the Wisconsin State Parks.

July 25, 2018

HumanitiesDC Celebrates!

Join HumanitiesDC in celebrating our city from an international, national, local, and hyperlocal dimension. This year we focus on the stories that shaped 1968.

July 26, 2018

Life in a Jar: The Irena Sendler Project

Dr. Jack Mayer tells the story of Irena Sendler, a Holocaust hero who rescued 2,500 children from the Warsaw ghetto. Sendler’s story remained unknown after the war—until three Kansas teens uncovered a reference to her heroism 60 years later.

July 30, 2018

Veterans Place Veterans Book Group

Veterans Book Groups create an opportunity for veterans to explore books, poetry, articles, and short stories, with the goal of fostering camaraderie and a safe space to reflect and share ideas and questions.