Upcoming Events

February 19, 2019 in Washburn
Eighth Annual Tony Woiak History Festival-Olson Bros. Family Stories-Dick Olson Event Details »

February 20, 2019 in Appleton
Contemporary Hmong Art & Culture in the Fox Valley: Exhibition and Public Programs-Book Club Discussion Event Details »

February 20, 2019 in Milwaukee
Lands We Share: Community Gathering Event Details »

February 21, 2019 in Appleton
Contemporary Hmong Art & Culture in the Fox Valley: Exhibition and Public Programs-Film Screening and Discussion Event Details »

February 23, 2019 in Milwaukee
Forge Workshop inspired by the play LOCOMOTION (for Family Audiences) Event Details »

Free talks about what it takes to become a citizen, the emerging refugee crisis, global migration, and immigrants in Wisconsin's dairy industry and more.


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Immigration to Wisconsin is not new. But the issues are complicated. Current concerns can make them hard to fully comprehend.

Our new series of ShopTalk offers history, stories, and the law to help us think about immigration today.

From the Director: The Shutdown, Wisconsin Humanities Council, and You

You don’t know what you have until it’s gone, right? Congress declared in 1965 that “Democracy demands wisdom and vision in its citizens,” then passed the bill that created the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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From the Director: Taking Care of Local Treasures

Libraries are local treasures, especially in rural communities. The WHC stepped up to help small libraries devastated by floods in 2018.

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Hope for local media and democracy

Dear Friends, Are you worried about the future of the news media? About the media’s role in our democracy today? At a time when – more

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