Upcoming Events

January 7, 2018 in Wisconsin Rapids
Ibsen Playreading Series-"Peter Gynt" Event Details »

January 8, 2018 6:00 PM in Cottage Grove
"Three Generations of Migrants: A Family History," by Jesus Salas. A ShopTalk event. Event Details »

January 13, 2018 9:30 AM in Plymouth
Second Saturdays-Journeys Into Local History: Rochelle Pennington-The Hidden History Behind Charles Dickens Writing "A Christmas Carol" Event Details »

January 14, 2018 in Stevens Point
Ibsen Playreading Series-"The Wild Duck" Event Details »

January 14, 2018 in Marshfield
Wisconsin Reads "The Round House"-Reception for “Everyday Brave: Photographs by Thomas Lindfors.” Event Details »

The Wisconsin Humanities Council

Sharing stories to explore our world and find ourselves in it.

Your donation helps to support all our work, including:

• A catalog of over 40 free conversation-based public programs ready to be hosted by any community group

• Nearly $200,000 in project grants awarded annually

• A full calendar of more than 400 enriching in-person events around the state every year

You can help ensure that the humanities remain an integral part of Wisconsin life for years to come with a donation to the WHC.

Four organizations in four counties receive WHC funding

We’re pleased to award $8,000 to four great projects that tackle everything from the struggle for Civil Rights to negative stereotypes of Native Americans – more

We are grateful for stories: our new project with Love Wisconsin

Duane and Barb grew up in northern Wisconsin. High-school sweethearts, they are now in their later years. Together they have started a movement to – more

Announcing Major Grant awards this fall

We’re pleased to award $29,420 in Major Grants to three great projects that include capturing Wisconsin music history to exploring the issues of sexual – more