SWEET TALK @ the library

The Art of Making Maple Syrup
SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 2 p.m.
Presented by ROGER TAYLOR

 

Mr. Taylor lives in Illinois and has produced maple syrup for decades. We are fortunate to have him offer to share his knowledge with us on a visit to our community to see his family (Brian Taylor and Amy Sollock).  We will have a tasting and the door prize winner will take home the tasting bottle of syrup.

Rodeo Recollections

Monday, March 27, 7 p.m.
An evening of cowboy truths &
alternative facts on riding’ and ropin’
Featuring  EDWARDS COUNTY’S OWN
Melvin Gleason – Ron Gleason – Geronimo Holguin – Darrel Miller

Discussion Series

NEXT SESSION:   April 2, 2-5 p.m. AT THE ECHS MUSEUM
                        (Junction of Hwys 50 & 56)
*  Bus tour – Architectural Styles of Kinsley
     Ed Carlson, Architect and Historian
*  True Sod presentation by Barbara Oringderff
    Tour ECHS Sod House

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Sunday afternoons, 2-5 p.m.
January 22, February 12, March 12, & April 2
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CLICK HERE FOR SUGGESTED READINGS
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Introduction to Vernacular Architecture
Presented January 22, 2017 by Ed Carlson

Historic Architecture in Kansas
Kansas State Historical Society

Kinsley & Edwards County Architecture Display

Hosted by the Kinsley Library
in partnership with the Edwards County Historical Society
and funded in part by the Kansas Humanities Council
and Lewis H. Humphreys Charitable Trust

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World War I and America Grant Award

The library has received a World War I and America grant, an initiative of Library of America presented in partnership with the Gilder Lehman Institute of American History, the National World War I Museum and Memorial, and other organizations, with generous support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.  It will be used to fund the 2018 winter discussion series during the 100th anniversary of World War I,   Click here for the PRESS RELEASE.

Follow our WORLD WAR I BLOG
to find out what was going on in Edwards County
during the war 100 years ago.

 

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