EventsExplore public humanities events hosted by Indiana Humanities, Indiana Humanities grantees and other community organizations across the state! Submit an Event Submit your public humanities event to be featured on the Indiana Humanities event calendar. Submit an event All TypesAll TypesCommunity EventGrantee EventIndiana Humanities EventforAll ProgramsAll ProgramsBookmark IndyCampfiresGrantsIndiana Authors AwardsINseparableOne State / One StoryUnearthedWater/WaysnearAll LocationsAll LocationsCentralEastNorthNortheastNorthwestOnlineSouthSoutheastSouthwestWest June 2022 June 9 EDT – August 31 EDT Indianapolis Public Library Center for Black Literature and Culture 40 E. Saint Clair St. Indianapolis, IN 46204 Free Etheridge Knight Exhibit: The Poet, The Poem, and the PeopleCentralExplore the life and poetry of Black Arts Movement poet Etheridge Knight in an exhibition drawn from archival collections and the remembrances of family and friends. July 2022 July 23 EDT – September 5 EDT Culver Union Township Public Library 107 N. Main Street Culver, IN 46511 United States Free Water/Ways Indiana Tour: CulverNorthDive into water—an essential component of life on our planet, environmentally, culturally, and historically. August 2022 August 4 @ 12:00 pm EDT – October 30 @ 12:00 pm EDT Otterbein Public Library 23 E. First St. Otterbein, IN 47970 Free The Otterbein 150 Project ExhibitionWestCelebrate Ottterbein’s 150th anniversary with an exhibition that commemorates the history of the town and its people. August 11 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT Macksville Coffee Company 623 National Avenue West Terre Haute, IN 47885 United States Free Community Book DiscussionGrab a cup of coffee and a locally-made treat while discussing World of Wonders with the Vigo County Public Library’s Westside Book Club at Macksville Coffee Company! August 13 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT Flatwoods Park 9499 Flatwoods Rd Gosport, IN 47433 $10 Campfires: Flatwoods Park (Gosport)SouthwestTrek and talk with us at Flatwoods Park, the largest park in Monroe County! August 13 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT Havilah Beardsley House 102 W Beardsley Ave Elkhart, IN 46514 United States Free Seventh Generation River ScreeningNorthJoin the Ruthmere Foundation at the Havilah Beardsley House for a screening of Seventh Generation River! August 17 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EDT Vigo County Public Library 1 Library Square Terre Haute, IN 47807 United States Free Nature and the Human ExperienceDr. Amy Ash, Director of Creative Writing at Indiana State University, will lead participants through a reading and discussion of passages from Aimee Nezhukumatathil’s World of Wonders, as well as… August 17 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT Tipton County Public Library 127 E Madison St Tipton, IN 46072 United States Make Your Work of WonderAfter reading World of Wonders, attendees will have a night of creative expression through painting as they create their own one of a kind masterpiece to take home. Each participant… August 24 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm EDT Anderson Public Library 111 E 12th St Anderson, IN 46016 United States Free Community Book DiscussionThe Anderson Public Library book discussion of World of Wonders will encourage participants to share their own personal stories about their experiences with nature and the impact that book had… August 27 Goshen Public Library 601 S 5th Street Goshen, IN 46526 United States Foraging for Connection with Place, Self, and OtherUnearthed Speaker Joel Pontius will lead a conversation and walk on connecting to Goshen’s local environment through foraging. The program is being planned as an in-person, outdoor event. August 30 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT Ash and Elm Cider Company 1301 E Washington St Indianapolis, IN 46201 United States Free Books, Booze & Brains: You Look Like a Thing and I Love You and Hollow HeartJoin us for our monthly book club for the scientifically curious! September 2022 September 10 EDT – October 24 EDT Switzerland County Visitor Center 128 W. Main Street Vevay, IN 47043 United States Free Water/Ways Indiana Tour: VevaySoutheastDive into water—an essential component of life on our planet, environmentally, culturally, and historically. September 10 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT Remington Carpenter Township Public Library 105 N Ohio Street Remington, IN 47977 United States Community Book DiscussionA book discussion of World of Wonders by Aimee Nezhukumatathil will be held in the Tobias Center of the Remington Carpenter Township Public Library. September 11 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT Eagle Marsh Nature Preserve 6801 Engle Rd. Fort Wayne, IN 46804 Free Monarch FestivalNortheastLearn about the monarch butterfly, listen to amazing speakers, and participate in conservation at the Monarch Festival! September 16 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm EDT Merry Lea Environmental Center 2388 S 500 W Albion, IN 46701 United States Free Night Hike through Merry LeaJoin the Ligonier Public Library in taking a night hike through the Merry Lea property. Participants will get to take a guided hike through forest paths and experience the woods… September 17 9:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT Harrison County Arts 113 East Beaver Street Corydon, IN 47112 $20 Campfires: Blue River Paddle (Corydon)SoutheastJoin us for an excursion through southern Indiana on the Blue River! September 17 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT Tipton County Public Library 127 E Madison St Tipton, IN 46072 United States Create Your World of WonderThe Tipton County Public Library will be hosting an art show that will be for adults and children of Tipton County. The event will be open to all forms of… September 20 10:30 am - 11:30 am EDT Indianapolis Public Library – Lawrence Branch 7898 Hague Rd Indianapolis, IN 46256 United States Community Book DiscussionCome join the Indianapolis Public Library’s Lawrence Branch location in discussing World of Wonders! September 24 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT Crawfordsville District Public Library 205 S Washington St Crawfordsville, IN 47933 United States Sugar Creek Nature Hike and Crinoid GatheringCDPL staff member Stephanie Morrissette will lead all ages on a short hike to Sugar Creek Trailhead/Rocky Ridge Landing where she will give a presentation on crinoids and lead participants… September 26 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT Ligonier Public Library 300 S Main St Ligonier, IN 46767 United States Free Community Book DiscussionYou’re invited to join the Ligonier Public Library in a book discussion of World of Wonders! September 27 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT Walton Public Library 110 North Main Street Walton, IN 46994 United States Walton Public Library Book Club DiscussionThe Walton Public Library Book Club led by Karen Troutman, Director, and book club leader will be discussing the statewide read of Aimee Nezhukumatathil’s World of Wonders: In Praise of… September 27 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT Ash and Elm Cider Company 1301 E Washington St Indianapolis, IN 46201 United States Free Books, Booze & Brains: Canary in the Coal MineJoin us for our monthly book club for the scientifically curious! October 2022 October 1 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT Indiana Writers Center 1125 East Brookside Avenue Ste B25 Indianapolis, IN 46202 United States $10 Community Book DiscussionJoin Indiana Writers Center faculty member, Lydia Johnson, for a book discussion on World of Wonders by Aimee Nezhukumatathil. Be sure to register soon to receive a free copy of… October 3 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT Indianapolis Public Library – Franklin Road Branch 5550 S Franklin Rd Indianapolis, IN 46239 United States Community Book DiscussionCome join the Indianapolis Public Library’s Franklin Road Branch location in discussing World of Wonders! October 6 7:15 pm - 9:00 pm CDT Morton High School 6915 Grand Ave. Hammond, IN 46323 Free Morton High School: The American ProtestNorthwestJoin students from Hammond’s Morton High School as they examine the history of protest in America and the impact of the First Amendment on American life. October 8 10:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT Tipton County Public Library 127 E Madison St Tipton, IN 46072 United States Tipton County Community SpotlightAs part of their Community Read series, the Tipton County Public Library will host a fun and informative event where area organizations, groups, non-profits, and more can share what they… October 15 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT Switzerland County Historical Society 4911 IN-56 Scenic Vevay, IN 47043 United States Historic Hoosier Theater Campfire TalkTaking place at Thiebaud Farmstead, this is a campfire discussion with Kyle Weaver from the Purdue Extension Office about how nature has effected and grown Switzerland County. October 25 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT Ash and Elm Cider Company 1301 E Washington St Indianapolis, IN 46201 United States Free Books, Booze & Brains: From Here to EternityJoin us for our monthly book club for the scientifically curious! October 29 EDT – December 12 EDT Otterbein Public Library 23 E. First St. Otterbein, IN 47970 Free Water/Ways Indiana Tour: OtterbeinNorthwestDive into water—an essential component of life on our planet, environmentally, culturally, and historically. November 2022 November 29 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EST Ash and Elm Cider Company 1301 E Washington St Indianapolis, IN 46201 United States Free Books, Booze & Brains: Black PantherJoin us for our monthly book club for the scientifically curious!