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Art for All: Rock Prints + Temporary Street Art!

Lawrence Arts Center

Create, Collaborate, Connect Help create rock club vibes at the Lawrence Arts Center! Make art with your community to plaster the walls with gig posters and hit the street to spread the word about a killer performance by the River City Rock Camp. Workshops for all ages will teach participants the DIY art techniques bands … [more]

FREE

Story Slam | On the Road Again

Lawrence Arts Center and Online 940 New Hampshire St, Lawrence, KS

FREE | Encouraged Donation $10 Stories told live, MOTH–style, with a new theme each month. Never the same story, or evening, twice. Live music by Alex Kimball Williams and social hour starting at 7 pm — slam starts at 7:30 pm. Adults, 18+ only Also available virtually. Alex Kimball Williams is a multicultural artivist (artist … [more]

FREE

INSIGHT Art Talk: Rich Frishman

Lawrence Arts Center Gallery 940 New Hampshire St, Lawrence, KS

Join us for an art talk and Q&A with Ghosts of Segregation photographer Rich Frishman. Frishman's first camera was a gift for his 5th birthday, and since then he's never put it down. "I am, by nature, a storyteller," Frishman said. "Photography is my means of expressing those stories. My roots are in photojournalism, and … [more]

FREE, Reservation Required

Story Slam | Ghosts

Lawrence Arts Center and Online 940 New Hampshire St, Lawrence, KS

FREE | Encouraged Donation $10 Stories told live, MOTH–style, with a new theme each month. Never the same story, or evening, twice. Live music and social hour starting at 7 pm — slam starts at 7:30 pm. Adults, 18+ only  Featuring live music by Barry “Washboard” Barnes! Also available virtually at the link below: https://vimeo.com/event/1246651

FREE

Humanities Kansas and The Percolator present: La Yarda, A Short Documentary

Lawrence Arts Center

The 7pm screening has reached maximum capacity, so we've opened up an encore screening at 8:30pm. Local filmmakers Lourdes Kalusha-Aguirre and Marlo Angell capture the story of La Yarda, the housing unit built for Mexican American railroad workers from 1920-51 in East Lawrence in this 15minute film. Memories by former residents and their lineage reveal … [more]

FREE - Registration Required

Ursula Minor: The Kansas River Bridge Lynching

Lawrence Arts Center Gallery 940 New Hampshire St, Lawrence, KS

Join us for a presentation examining the lynching of three men 138 years ago at the Kansas River Bridge, and efforts seeking to place a memorial at the location. Ursula Minor is a lifelong Lawrence resident and activist in the community. She is president of the Lawrence Branch NAACP, a member of the Lawrence Memorial … [more]

FREE

Hauntings of Assimilation: Understanding Haskell’s Past in Plain Sight

Lawrence Arts Center Gallery 940 New Hampshire St, Lawrence, KS

Eric Anderson, PhD Professor and Chair, Indigenous and American Indian Studies, Haskell Indian Nations University October 11, 7PM Eric P. Anderson is a Professor and Chair of the Indigenous and American Indian Studies Department at Haskell Indian Nations University in Lawrence, Kansas. In his position at Haskell Indian Nations University, Dr. Anderson teaches, develops curriculum, … [more]

FREE

Ghosting Lawrence: A Theatrical Tour of Downtown Haunts

Downtown Lawrence

Join yarn-spinning Ric Averill through haunted downtown, assisted by spirits dancing, playing, and singing their way through the rich, eerie history of Lawrence. Based on authenticated hauntings, hear tales of a town transported, burned, scarred, Phoenixed, uplifted and yet still beseiged by ghosts from Quantrill’s Raid through the mid-1900s. October 21,  22, 23, 24, 27, … [more]

$25

Story Slam | Inside Out

Lawrence Arts Center Main Stage 940 New Hampshire Street, Lawrence, KS

*Livestream access is currently unavailable.  We apologize for the inconvenience.  Our system is currently down. FREE | Encouraged Donation $10 Stories told live, MOTH–style, with a new theme each month. Never the same story, or evening, twice. Live music and social hour starting at 7 pm — slam starts at 7:30 pm. Adults, 18+ only … [more]

FREE