Humanities Nebraska is celebrating 50 years of what connects us and makes us human. Let your curiosity get the best of you and discover events throughout 2023 and during Humanities Week in October.
Please plan to join us at one or more of these upcoming events!
Voices & Votes: Democracy in AmericaHowells Historical Society Museum 212 Center Street, Howells, NE
April 15 – May 26, 2023 Howells Historical Society, Inc. Monday – Thursday: 7:30 am to 5 pm Friday: 7:30 am to Noon Learn more here.
“Amazing Library of Thomas Jefferson Fitzpatrick”Online Event
Celebrate National Library Week with a special online event featuring a member of the HN Speakers Bureau. Jim McKee will present, “The Amazing Library of Thomas Jefferson Kirkpatrick.” Thomas Jefferson […]
“Willa Cather’s Life in Letters”Online Event
Celebrate the installation of Willa Cather’s statue in National Statuary Hall (June 2023) with a special online event featuring a member of the HN Speakers Bureau. Cather historian Andrew Jewell […]
Voices and Votes: Democracy in AmericaTrails and Rails Museum 710 W. 11th St., Kearney, NE
June 5 – July 10, 2023 Trails & Rails Museum/Buffalo County Historical Society Memorial Day thru Labor Day 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Monday thru Saturday 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. […]
Voices and Votes: Democracy in AmericaThayer County Museum Complex 110 9th Street, Belvidere, NE
July 19 – August 20, 2023 Thayer County Historical Society and Museum Open Sundays and Wednesdays from 2:00-4:00 or by appointment. Learn more here.
Voices and Votes: Democracy in AmericaSaunders County Museum 240 N. Walnut, Wahoo, NE
August 29 – October 7, 2023 Saunders County Historical Society & Museum Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Learn more here.
Humanities Week Nebraska
Mark your calendar to attend virtual and in-person events this week as we celebrate 50 years of HN.
2023 Governor’s Lecture in the HumanitiesHolland Performing Arts Center 1200 Douglas St, Omaha
Details coming soon! Holland Performing Arts Center, Omaha Tuesday, October 10, 2023
Voices and Votes: Democracy in AmericaLegacy of the Plains Musuem 2930 Old Oregon Trail, Gering, NE
October 16 – November 20, 2023 Legacy of the Plains Museum Monday-Saturday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Sunday 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Learn more here.
Voices and Votes: Democracy in AmericaGreat Plains Black History Museum 2221 N. 24th Street, Omaha, NE
December 9, 2023 – January 27, 2024 Great Plains Black History Museum Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays: 1-5 PM *Private Tours available by appointment* Learn more here.