Upcoming Events

October 10, 2015 7:00 PM in Eau Claire
Film Screening of 'Selma' Event Details »

October 10, 2015 9:30 AM in Sheboygan
Abraham and Mary Lincoln: Their World of Spiritualism and Mystery Event Details »

October 11, 2015 11:00 AM in Madison
Talking Spirits XVII: Forest Hill Cemetery Public Tours Event Details »

October 11, 2015 7:00 PM in Eau Claire
Film Screening of 'Selma' Event Details »

October 12, 2015 10:00 AM in Eau Claire
Bridge to Freedom: Connecting the Past and Today-Public Presentation and Forum Event Details »

WHC mission
Special Funding for Northern Counties

We are lucky to be working with HRK, a foundation that, like us, is committed to strengthening communities.

Organizations serving Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Burnett, Douglas, Florence, Forest, Iron, Lincoln, Marinette, Oneida, Polk, Price, Rusk, Sawyer, Vilas and Washburn are encouraged to review WHC guidelines and consider an application. All regular deadlines and applications apply.

We are also especially interested in funding programs that explore the subject of work from a humanities angle. Here is more information about our Working Lives Project and recently funded projects.

IMG_7120 Getting to know Lorine in her World

Increasingly, Lorine Niedecker is known around town. A mural featuring a line from one of her poems greets drivers heading into Fort Atkinson on HWY – more

ON-Summer2015-Cover-4C Art and/or Humanities: What’s the difference?

For many of us, the arts and the humanities go hand-in-hand. Our experiences in both life and in our work illustrate how the things we call The – more

Grant-Awards-2015 Announcing Mini-Grant Awards

We are excited to announce the fall round of Mini-grant awards! Is there something in the air? Maybe a cool whisper that suggests the – more