Upcoming Events

September 4, 2015 8:00 AM in Rosholt
Rosholt's Main Street: Audio Walking Tour Event Details »

September 8, 2015 12:00 AM in Rosholt
Rosholt's Main Street: Audio Walking Tour Event Details »

September 16, 2015 12:00 AM in Cobb
Working Warriors: Military Life Beyond Combat Event Details »

September 16, 2015 6:30 PM in Mount Horeb
Wisconsin Women Making History Film Screening of "Wisconsin’s Nazi Resistance: The Mildred Fish-Harnack Story" Event Details »

September 18, 2015 12:00 AM in Appleton
Beauty & Terror, Compassion & Despair: Collages of Miriam Beerman Event Details »

WHC mission
Special Funding for Northern Counites

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.

Working on ShopTalk Working on ShopTalk: Behind the Scenes at the WHC

  People think about and talk about work all the time. We always have, and we probably always will. A year ago, we launched – more

HRK_Map_August2015 Announcing Grants for Northern Wisconsin

Whether you think of it as north of HWY 8, HWY 29, or HWY 10, northern Wisconsin is known for many things—snow, bears, outdoor – more

IMG_0522 Working through a Digital Divide: Libraries as Community Centers

  Amy Lutzke is the Assistant Director at the Dwight Foster Public Library in Fort Atkinson. In May, Amy shared with you some of – more