NovemBEER at the Watkins

Nov. 8, 2017

Halloween at the Watkins

Oct. 31, 2017

German-American History Talk & Gallery Tour

Oct. 21, 2017

Town Teams: Bigger Than Baseball

Sept. 29, 2017

League of Women Voters Hot Topic: Voter Suppression

Sept. 21, 2017

Vietnam Comes to Lawrence: Remembering a Bitter War

Sept. 16, 2017

Local Stories of the Underground Railroad

Aug. 25, 2017

Underground Railroad Bus Tour

Aug. 19, 2017

School of the Soldier: Civil War Kids' Activities

Aug. 19, 2017

Civil War Historian Talk & Book Signing

Aug. 19, 2017

Civil War on the Western Frontier; Events at the Watkins

Aug. 19, 2017

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (SUVCW) Meeting

Aug. 17, 2017

League of Women Voters Hot Topic: What's Up with the Kansas Water Plan?

Aug. 17, 2017

Lawrence Stamp Club

Aug. 3, 2017

Family Movie Nights: "Pocahontas"

July 29, 2017

Final Friday: The Centron Legacy

July 28, 2017

Family Movie Night: "Space Jam"

July 27, 2017

Family Movie Nights: "The Karate Kid"

July 27, 2017

Family Movie Nights: "Cool Runnings"

July 26, 2017

Fifty Years of Fair Housing in Lawrence

July 18, 2017

Lawrence Stamp Club

July 6, 2017

The Negro Leagues: Talk by Historian Phil S. Dixon

June 30, 2017

African American History at the Watkins

June 30, 2017

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (SUVCW) Meeting

June 15, 2017

Mignonettes on Mass Street

June 10, 2017

Final Friday: Auto Innovators Past & Present

May 26, 2017

League of Women Voters Hot Topic: City of Lawrence Transportation Study

May 18, 2017

Lawrence Stamp Club

May 4, 2017

Genealogy Class: Vital Records, birth to probate

April 22, 2017

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (SUVCW) Program & Meeting

April 20, 2017

Lawrence Stamp Club

April 6, 2017

Art of Conversation: Social Service/Social Justice

March 31, 2017

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

March 25, 2017

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

March 18, 2017

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (SUVCW) Program & Meeting

March 16, 2017

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

March 11, 2017

Introduction to Genealogy Class

March 11, 2017

Lawrence Stamp Club

March 2, 2017

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Feb. 25, 2017

Breaking the Ice: Lawrence, the Soviet Union, and Peace

Feb. 24, 2017

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Feb. 18, 2017

Write and Publish Your Family History

Feb. 18, 2017

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (SUVCW) Program & Meeting

Feb. 16, 2017

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Feb. 11, 2017

Art of Conversation: Langston's Lawrence

Jan. 27, 2017

DNA for Genealogists Class

Jan. 21, 2017

Lawrence Stamp Club

Dec. 1, 2016

Art of Conversation: Sports and Social Justice

Nov. 12, 2016

Genealogy Workshop: Introduction to Maps and Land Records

Nov. 12, 2016

Trick-Or-Treat at the Watkins

Oct. 31, 2016

Pinckney School Art & Artifacts Collection

Oct. 28, 2016

Writing Out: A Memoir-Crafting Workshop

Oct. 15, 2016

Movie Night at the Watkins: "Hocus Pocus"

Oct. 13, 2016

Museum Guide Training Workshop

Oct. 8, 2016

Art of Conversation: Segregation and Civil Rights

Sept. 30, 2016

Sexual Violence in Your Community: What You Can Do

Sept. 21, 2016

The Great War at 100: The KU WWI Centennial Commemoration

Aug. 26, 2016

Turning Points of the Civil War

Aug. 20, 2016

School of the Soldier: Civil War Activities for Kids

Aug. 20, 2016

Civil War on the Western Frontier

Aug. 20, 2016

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (SUVCW): Military Aspects of the Border War

Aug. 18, 2016

Lawrence Stamp Club monthly meeting

Aug. 4, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

July 30, 2016

Faster, Higher, Stronger: Douglas County Olympians

July 29, 2016

Opening Ceremonies at the Watkins: Douglas County Athletes

July 27, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

July 23, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

July 16, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

July 9, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

June 25, 2016

The Art of Conversation: Race and Social Justice

June 25, 2016

Free State Festival: The Art of Conversation: Race and Social Justice

June 25, 2016

Free State Festival: Final Friday at the Watkins

June 24, 2016

Hidden Forces: The Kansas People's History Project

June 24, 2016

Hidden Forces: The Kansas People's History Project

June 24, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

June 18, 2016

League of Women Voters presents Paul Johnson: "Legislative Highlights"

June 16, 2016

Over the Rainbow Doll Club presents: Eliza and the Dolls of Massachusetts Street

June 11, 2016

Lawrence Stamp Club

June 2, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

May 28, 2016

Hidden Forces: The Kansas People's History Project

May 27, 2016

Hidden Forces: The Kansas People's History Project

May 27, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

May 21, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

May 14, 2016

WalkAboutLawrence walking tour

May 14, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

May 7, 2016

Lawrence Stamp Club

May 5, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

April 30, 2016

Gathered Nations: The 1926 Haskell Pow Wow

April 29, 2016

Watkins Museum: Know Your Antiques

April 23, 2016

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

April 21, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

April 16, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

April 9, 2016

The Harvey Girls

April 5, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

April 2, 2016

3rd Annual Kaw Valley Conference

April 1, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

March 26, 2016

Effecting Change: Hang-12 Art Show at the Watkins

March 25, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

March 19, 2016

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

March 17, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

March 12, 2016

Lawrence Stamp Club monthly meeting

March 7, 2016

Teddy Bear Picnic and Just Food Benefit

March 6, 2016

Lawrence Stamp Club monthly meeting

March 3, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Feb. 27, 2016

Introduction to Genealogy Class

Feb. 27, 2016

Introduction to Genealogy Workshop at the Watkins Museum

Feb. 27, 2016

Landmark History: A Final Friday Program on Historic Preservation

Feb. 26, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Feb. 20, 2016

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Feb. 18, 2016

League of Women Voters Hot Topic Meeting: Foster Care in Kansas

Feb. 18, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Feb. 13, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Feb. 6, 2016

Lawrence Stamp Club monthly meeting

Feb. 4, 2016

Remedies and Memories: Changing Medicine in Lawrence

Jan. 29, 2016

Douglas County Heritage Conservation Council Heritage 2016 Grant Information Session

Jan. 28, 2016

Introduction to Genealogy Class

Jan. 23, 2016

Sons of Union Veterans meeting: Civil War Weapons

Jan. 21, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Jan. 16, 2016

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Jan. 9, 2016

Closing Celebration for "Under Protest: Emigrant Tribes in Franklin County, Kansas"

Jan. 9, 2016

Lawrence Stamp Club Monthly Meeting

Jan. 7, 2016

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Dec. 17, 2015

Tails and Traditions at the Watkins Museum

Dec. 5, 2015

Kansas Peoples History Project workshop

Nov. 20, 2015

Kansas History Authors Day

Nov. 7, 2015

Trick or Treat at the Watkins

Oct. 31, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Oct. 31, 2015

Día de los Muertos Exhibit Opening

Oct. 30, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Oct. 24, 2015

Food Day: Exploring Hunger in Douglas County

Oct. 24, 2015

Food Day: Exploring Hunger in Douglas County

Oct. 24, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Oct. 17, 2015

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Oct. 15, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Oct. 10, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Oct. 3, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Sept. 26, 2015

Under Protest: Emigrant Tribes in Franklin County, Kansas

Sept. 25, 2015

Cleverly Concealed: The Truth Behind Victorian Era Brickwork at the Watkins Bank

Sept. 20, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Sept. 19, 2015

Sons of Union Veterans meeting: "Juneteenth"

Sept. 17, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Sept. 12, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Sept. 5, 2015

Lawrence Stamp Club Monthly Meeting

Sept. 3, 2015

Final Friday at Watkins Museum of History: "Four Days in Cornville"

Aug. 28, 2015

Kansas People's History Workshop

Aug. 27, 2015

Civil War on the Western Frontier: Downtown Lawrence Walking Tours: A Look Back at Quantrill’s Raid

Aug. 22, 2015

Civil War on the Western Frontier: Bus Tours: A Look Back at Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence

Aug. 22, 2015

Civil War on the Western Frontier: Bus Tours: A Look Back at Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence

Aug. 22, 2015

Civil War on the Western Frontier: Katie Armitage: "Lawrence Rises from the Ashes"

Aug. 22, 2015

Katie Armitage Lecture: Lawrence Rises from the Ashes

Aug. 22, 2015

Civil War on the Western Frontier: Downtown Lawrence Walking Tours: A Look Back at Quantrill’s Raid

Aug. 22, 2015

Civil War on the Western Frontier: Bus Tours: A Look Back at Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence

Aug. 22, 2015

Civil War on the Western Frontier: Downtown Lawrence Walking Tours: A Look Back at Quantrill’s Raid

Aug. 22, 2015

Civil War on the Western Frontier: Bus Tours: A Look Back at Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence

Aug. 22, 2015

League of Women Voters Brown Bag: “Factory Farming and Environmental Sustainability"

Aug. 20, 2015

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Aug. 19, 2015

Civil War on the Western Frontier: Civil War, Censuses, and U.S. Colored Troops

Aug. 19, 2015

The Kansas Fish Markets

Aug. 13, 2015

Lawrence Stamp Club Monthly Meeting

Aug. 6, 2015

Soda Fountains of Kansas

July 31, 2015

Soda Fountains of Kansas & Root Beer Floats!

July 31, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

July 25, 2015

Museum Exhibit: Movies on Main Street: Lawrence and The Dark Command Premiere - Closes August 8th

July 21, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

July 18, 2015

Bleeding Kansas: The Real Start of the Civil War

July 15, 2015

Bleeding Kansas: The Real Start of the Civil War

July 15, 2015

Summer Music Series: Ragtime at the Watkins with Al Brune

July 12, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

July 11, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

June 27, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

June 20, 2015

Sons of Union Veterans: "Charles Curtiss and the Civil War Service of his Father"

June 18, 2015

Lawrence Stamp Club

June 4, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

May 30, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

May 23, 2015

Sons of Union Veterans: “Reenactment of Lee’s Surrender to Grant at Appomattox"

May 21, 2015

League of Women Voters Brown Bag: County Administrator Craig Weinaug: Jail and Mental Health Needs

May 21, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

May 16, 2015

Engaging Youth to Protect Douglas County's Cultural Resources

May 14, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

May 9, 2015

Lawrence Stamp Club

May 7, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

May 2, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

April 25, 2015

Military Preservation Workshop - The Things They Carried Home

April 25, 2015

Exhibit: "Preserving Military Heritage"

April 24, 2015

Military Heritage on Display - Final Friday at the Watkins

April 24, 2015

The Lawrence Promoters: High School Basketball in the Days of Jim Crow

April 23, 2015

Dark Command - 75th Anniversary of its Premiere

April 18, 2015

Dark Command - 75th Anniversary of its Premiere

April 18, 2015

Dark Command - 75th Anniversary of its Premiere

April 18, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

April 11, 2015

Sports Trivia Night: From Gladiators to Jayhawks

April 9, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

April 4, 2015

Lawrence Stamp Club

April 2, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

March 28, 2015

Trivia Night at the Watkins - March Madness!

March 27, 2015

Final Friday at Watkins Museum of History

March 27, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

March 21, 2015

Sons of Union Veterans meeting: "Lawrence, KS, 1856: The Flash Point of the Civil War"

March 19, 2015

League of Women Voters: Influence of Financial Contributions by Private Corporations to Public Educ.

March 19, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

March 14, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

March 7, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Feb. 28, 2015

The Trivia Lovers

Feb. 26, 2015

Trivia Night at the Watkins - Strange Love - It's Valentine's Day!

Feb. 26, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Feb. 21, 2015

Sons of Union Veterans: "A Friend of Kansas Free Soilers, John Brown, Emancipation & Black Soldiers"

Feb. 19, 2015

League of Women Voters Brown Bag: Sandy Praeger, "Health Care Compacts and 2015 Medical Issues"

Feb. 19, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Feb. 14, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Feb. 7, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Jan. 31, 2015

Lawrence Inside Out Portrait-Taking Session

Jan. 30, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Jan. 24, 2015

Trivia Night at the Watkins - Beer Historians!

Jan. 22, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Jan. 17, 2015

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Jan. 15, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Jan. 10, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Jan. 3, 2015

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Dec. 27, 2014

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Dec. 20, 2014

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Dec. 18, 2014

"Tails and Traditions" -- A Free Family Festival

Dec. 6, 2014

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Nov. 29, 2014

Nostalgia Friday

Nov. 28, 2014

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Nov. 22, 2014

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Nov. 20, 2014

Brown Bag: "Marriage Equality: What Recent Court Decisions Mean for Douglas County"

Nov. 20, 2014

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Nov. 15, 2014

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Nov. 8, 2014

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Nov. 1, 2014

History of the Watkins Land Mortgage & National Bank Building

Oct. 25, 2014

Halloween, Day of the Dead, and Death in Ancient Mexico

Oct. 23, 2014

Halloween, Day of the Dead, and Death in Ancient Mexico

Oct. 23, 2014

Saturday Afternoon Ragtime

Oct. 18, 2014

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Oct. 16, 2014

League of Women Voters Brown Bag: "Update on Gun Laws" with DA Charles Branson

Oct. 16, 2014

Quantrill's Raid Walking Tour

Oct. 15, 2014

Panel Discussion - Media and Military: A Tentative Alliance

Oct. 13, 2014

“The Realities of Great War Aviation"

Sept. 18, 2014

Lawrence African Violet Club Plant Sale

Sept. 7, 2014

Watkins Museum opens WWI Exhibit for August Final Friday

Aug. 29, 2014

Quantrill’s Raid Walking Tours

Aug. 16, 2014

Quantrill’s Raid Walking Tours

Aug. 16, 2014

Civil War on the Western Frontier (Full Schedule)

Aug. 16, 2014

Quantrill’s Raid Walking Tours

Aug. 16, 2014

Quantrill’s Raid Bus Tour

Aug. 16, 2014

Summer Sunday Afternoon Ragtime Party

Aug. 10, 2014

Summer Sunday Afternoon Ragtime Party

Aug. 10, 2014

National WWI Museum Curator Lora Vogt

July 17, 2014

Summer Sunday Afternoon Ragtime Party

July 13, 2014

Summer Sunday Afternoon Ragtime Party

July 13, 2014

Watkins Museum Featuring Centron Films for June Final Friday

June 27, 2014

Getting Around Trivia Night

June 20, 2014

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

June 19, 2014

War Stories with Aaron Barnhart

June 12, 2014

Leo Beuerman biographer speaks at Watkins Museum

June 11, 2014

Propaganda, Dissent and Eye-Witness Accounts: Selections of the Eric G. Carlson Donation to the SMA

June 5, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

May 31, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

May 24, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

May 17, 2014

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

May 15, 2014

Lawrence League of Women Voters Brown Bag: Speaker: Midge Grinstead, Dir. Kansas Humane Society

May 15, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

May 10, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

May 3, 2014

Hangouts and Hideaways Trivia Night

May 2, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

April 26, 2014

Final Friday at Watkins Museum: Student hangouts; Hillel Art Show; Dr. Bill Tuttle

April 25, 2014

WWI Lecture Series: Trench Warfare and the Challenges it Posed

April 24, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

April 19, 2014

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

April 17, 2014

League of Women Voters Brown Bag: "Legislative Threats to Women's Health"

April 17, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

April 12, 2014

Stars In The Sky

April 12, 2014

Collecting Native American Material Culture

April 10, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

April 5, 2014

Girl Scout Activities at the Watkins

April 5, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

March 29, 2014

Girl Scout Thinking Day Exhibition

March 29, 2014

Final Friday at the Watkins Museum

March 28, 2014

"Annie Diggs: A Voice for Working People"

March 27, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

March 22, 2014

How to Conduct a Flag Ceremony

March 22, 2014

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

March 20, 2014

Dr. Joe Douglas, Bert Nash: "Mental Health Matters: Are We Doing Enough?"

March 20, 2014

Dr. Matthew Naylor, President and CEO of the National WWI Museum

March 19, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

March 15, 2014

Afternoon Tea in Honor of Lawrence Benefactor Elizabeth Miller Watkins

March 8, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

March 1, 2014

Final Friday at Watkins Museum: "Courage, Confidence and Character: Girl Scouting in Lawrence"

Feb. 28, 2014

WWI Lecture Series- WWI Commemoration at KU

Feb. 25, 2014

Read Across Lawrence Event: "Who Lived in My House?"

Feb. 22, 2014

Girl Power Trivia Night

Feb. 21, 2014

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Feb. 20, 2014

League of Women Voters Brownbag: "School Finance: State Decisions and Our Schools"

Feb. 20, 2014

Addictions, Obsessions, and Superstitions Trivia Night

Jan. 24, 2014

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Jan. 16, 2014

"A Million Lamp-posts Waiting: The Start of the American Surveillance State in 1918"

Jan. 9, 2014

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

Dec. 28, 2013

Watkins Museum Winter Music Series

Dec. 21, 2013

Watkins Museum Winter Music Series

Dec. 14, 2013

Watkins Museum Winter Music Series

Dec. 7, 2013

Watkins Museum Holiday Horse Hullabaloo

Dec. 7, 2013

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

Nov. 30, 2013

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

Nov. 23, 2013

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

Nov. 16, 2013

"We the People: Latino/a Immigrants' Struggle for Respect, Acceptance, and Equal Rights"

Nov. 15, 2013

Beer Night at Watkins Museum

Nov. 14, 2013

Dr. Terry Beckenbaugh: "The Battle of Honey Springs"

Nov. 9, 2013

Larryville Night @WatkinsMuseum

Nov. 8, 2013

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

Nov. 2, 2013

Local Puppets exhibit and Art Walk shows

Oct. 27, 2013

Local Puppets exhibit and Art Walk shows

Oct. 26, 2013

Local Puppets exhibit and Art Walk shows

Oct. 25, 2013

Dr. Dennis Dailey at the Watkins Museum

Oct. 24, 2013

Renowned Kansas Appleknocker Classic Ragtime Duo

Oct. 19, 2013

League of Women Voters Brownbag: "Healthcare in Lawrence, KS: How Affordable Is It?"

Oct. 17, 2013

Puppetry Arts Institute: Marionette Show and Family Day

Oct. 5, 2013

Quantrill's Raid Walking Tours

Sept. 28, 2013

Read Across Lawrence for Kids: Kansas to Key West

Sept. 25, 2013

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Sept. 19, 2013

Trails Head chapter meeting of the Oregon-California Trails Association

Aug. 24, 2013

Music of the Civil War Era, Kaw Valley Concert Band

Aug. 17, 2013

Fire and Fall Back: Quantrill’s Leave-taking from Kansas

Aug. 17, 2013

Quantrill’s Raid Walking Tours

Aug. 17, 2013

Quantrill’s Men Reunions: Dr. Jeremy Neely, Missouri State University

Aug. 17, 2013

Watkins Museum Core Exhibit Public Opening

Aug. 17, 2013

Quantrill’s Raid Walking Tours

Aug. 17, 2013

Watkins Museum Exhibit Gala

Aug. 16, 2013

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Aug. 15, 2013

Summer Ragtime Party

Aug. 11, 2013

Civil War Fashion Show

July 28, 2013

#QR1863 Preview Party

July 26, 2013

Civil War Fashion Show Workshops

July 25, 2013

Who Lived in My House?

July 23, 2013

Civil War Fashion Show Workshops

July 18, 2013

Summer Ragtime Party

July 14, 2013

Civil War Fashion Show Workshops

July 11, 2013

Who Lived in My House?

July 11, 2013

Behind the Scenes at the Museum

July 2, 2013

Democracy on Display: 100 Years of Political Advertising

June 28, 2013

Civil War Fashion Show Workshops

June 27, 2013

Civil War Fashion Show Workshops

June 20, 2013

Behind the Scenes at the Museum

June 13, 2013

Civil War Fashion Show Workshops

June 13, 2013

Civil War Fashion Show Workshops

June 6, 2013

"Occasional Mayhem"

May 31, 2013

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

May 16, 2013

Watkins Museum Commemorates Earth Day at Final Friday Event

April 26, 2013

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

April 18, 2013

KU Campus Historic District: Protecting Campus Resources

April 13, 2013

Abe Eitzen exhibit

March 29, 2013

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

March 21, 2013

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

March 21, 2013

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

March 21, 2013

Teddy Bear Picnic

March 10, 2013

DIY Series: Caring for Your Historic Home

March 9, 2013

DIY Series: Caring for Your Historic Home

March 2, 2013

Sons of Union Veterans meeting

Feb. 28, 2013

DIY Series: Caring for Your Historic Home

Feb. 23, 2013

Works by Nicole Lopez

Feb. 22, 2013

Sons of the Union Veterans meeting

Feb. 21, 2013

DIY Series: Caring for Your Historic Home

Feb. 16, 2013

Exhibition of Lawrence's "Riverkings" opens with Final Friday reception

Jan. 25, 2013

Beer Night at the Watkins Museum

Jan. 19, 2013

"We See This" exhibit

Dec. 1, 2012

"We See This" exhibit

Nov. 30, 2012

From Fatherland to Farmland: German POWs in the Great Plains

Nov. 11, 2012

Veterans Day at Watkins Museum

Nov. 11, 2012

Douglas County Historical Society Annual Meeting

Nov. 7, 2012

Bike Tour of East Lawrence

Oct. 20, 2012

Heritage Conservation Council

Sept. 5, 2012

Final Friday Car Party and Toy Car Racetrack at the Watkins

Aug. 31, 2012

Civil War on the Western Frontier

Aug. 18, 2012

Civil War on the Western Frontier

Aug. 16, 2012

The Day After 30th Anniversary Reunion and Film Screening

June 28, 2012

Who lived in my House?

June 13, 2012

Stamps in Your Attic

June 7, 2012

Lawrence Stamp Club

June 7, 2012

Knowledge Grows: Student Experiences in the Smart Choices Garden

Feb. 24, 2012

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

Jan. 5, 2012

December Music Series

Dec. 17, 2011

December Music Series

Dec. 10, 2011

Smooth Jazz Saturday Afternoon" With Mike Shirtz

Dec. 3, 2011

December Music Series

Dec. 3, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

Dec. 1, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

Nov. 3, 2011

"Living Memories" Exhibit Opening Celebration at the Watkins Museum

Oct. 28, 2011

Activity: Day of the Dead & Final Fridays

Oct. 28, 2011

Reading and Book Signing, The Rev. Dr. Bobbie Groth

Oct. 27, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

Oct. 6, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

Sept. 1, 2011

Concert Series: Summer Sunday Ragtime Party

Aug. 14, 2011

Civil War Open House

Aug. 11, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

Aug. 4, 2011

Concert Series: Summer Sunday Ragtime Party

July 10, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

July 7, 2011

Presentation and Tour:  Watkins: A Closer Look

June 30, 2011

Concert Series: Summer Sunday Ragtime Party

June 12, 2011

Stamps in Your Attic? Learn more about your postage stamp collection.

June 2, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

June 2, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

May 5, 2011

Read Across Lawrence: "Struggle and Resilence:Kansas During the Great Depression" at Watkins Museum

April 23, 2011

Conversations about Elizabeth Miller Watkins

April 21, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

April 7, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

March 3, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

Feb. 3, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

Jan. 6, 2011

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

Dec. 2, 2010

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

Nov. 4, 2010

Postage Stamps in Your Attic

Oct. 7, 2010

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

Oct. 7, 2010

Lawrence Kansas Stamp Club

Sept. 2, 2010

Lawrence Stamp Club

May 7, 2009

Lawrence Stamp Club

April 2, 2009

Lawrence Stamp Club

March 5, 2009

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

Feb. 19, 2009

Lawrence Stamp Club

Feb. 5, 2009

Lawrence Stamp Club

Jan. 8, 2009

Douglas County AIDS Project Art Auction Preview

Oct. 25, 2008

DCAP Red Ribbon Art Auction Preview

Oct. 25, 2008

DCAP Red Ribbon Art Auction Preview

Oct. 24, 2008

Douglas County AIDS Project Art Auction Preview

Oct. 24, 2008

Robert Collins Lecture and Book Signing

Aug. 8, 2008

"History of Lawrence Folk Music: 1970s to Present"

July 31, 2008

Ardys & Bradford

July 26, 2008

Dust Bowl Traveling Exhibit

June 22, 2008

Dust Bowl Traveling Exhibit

June 21, 2008

Dust Bowl Traveling Exhibit

June 20, 2008

Dust Bowl Traveling Exhibit

June 19, 2008

"Iconic Images" Workshop

June 18, 2008

James Naismith Portrayal by Bill Worley

June 7, 2008

Behind the Scenes Tour of Watkins Museum

Feb. 28, 2008

Friendship Quilts with Ferrol Lattin

Feb. 27, 2008

Black History Month History Hour

Feb. 23, 2008

Museum School: "Object Lesson"

Feb. 16, 2008

"Against the Odds: Writers Growing up Black in Kansas"

Feb. 9, 2008

"Rodeos, Cowboys, and Cowgirls: Broncos and Trick Riders"

Jan. 13, 2008

COWGIRLS Family Day

Jan. 12, 2008

"W is for Winter"

Dec. 8, 2007

"T is for Thanksgiving"

Nov. 17, 2007

Douglas County Historical Society

Nov. 8, 2007

Flu Immunization Clinic

Oct. 23, 2007

"The Author Meets His Subject"

Oct. 13, 2007

"S is for Schoolhouse"

Sept. 29, 2007

"Saving Stuff Saturdays"

Sept. 22, 2007

"Saving Stuff Saturdays"

Sept. 15, 2007

"Bloody Dawn: The Lawrence Massacre"

Aug. 21, 2007

"August Bondi, Soldier and Settler (1833-1907)"

Aug. 20, 2007

"Quantrill's Thieves"

Aug. 19, 2007

"An Evening with Mr. and Mrs. John Spear"

Aug. 18, 2007

Lecture: "Corsets and Crinolines"

Aug. 18, 2007

Lecture: "L is for Lincoln"

Aug. 18, 2007

"How the Civil War Ended the Women's Rights Movement"

Aug. 17, 2007

"They Deserved a Better Fate"

Aug. 16, 2007

Lunch Pail Lecture: Lecompton, Kansas

Aug. 16, 2007

Lecture: "Battle of Westport"

Aug. 15, 2007

Lunch Pail Lecture: Opothleyaholaj

Aug. 15, 2007

"Abe and Mary: A Family Album"

Aug. 14, 2007

"On Slavery's Borders: Slaves and Slave Holders in Antebellum Missouri"

Aug. 14, 2007

Lunch Pail Lecture: "Restoring Constitution Hall Topeka"

Aug. 14, 2007

"Fighting Beside My Brother"

Aug. 12, 2007

Territorial Dance

Aug. 11, 2007

Little Women Tea

Aug. 11, 2007

The US Sanitary Commission in the Civil War: "Lincoln's Fifth Wheel"

Aug. 11, 2007

"A Matter of Profound Wonder: The Middle-Class Marriage of Abraham and Mary Lincoln"

Aug. 10, 2007

Documentary: "Touched by Fire: Bleeding Kansas"

Aug. 10, 2007

"An Evening with John Brown"

Aug. 9, 2007

"Dark Command"

Aug. 9, 2007

Book discussion: "Jim Lane: Scoundrel, Statesman, Kansan"

July 19, 2007

Local History Makers Series: "Clyde Tombaugh, Discoverer of Pluto"

July 12, 2007

"F is for Fair"

June 30, 2007

"F is for Fair"

June 30, 2007

"P is for Pioneer"

May 19, 2007

Mother's Day Tea

May 12, 2007

Mother's Day tea and tribute to Elizabeth Miller Watkins

May 12, 2007

"Q is for Quilt"

April 28, 2007

"Through the Eyes of Young Pioneers"

April 26, 2007

"G is for Girl Power"

March 31, 2007

"U is for the Underground Railroad"

Feb. 24, 2007

"K is for Kansas"

Jan. 27, 2007

"W Is for Winter"

Dec. 16, 2006

"T is for Thanksgiving"

Nov. 18, 2006

"True Ghost Stories from Douglas County"

Oct. 28, 2006

"T is for Toy"

Oct. 28, 2006

The Konza Swamp Band

Oct. 18, 2006

Film- "Dark Command"

Aug. 19, 2006

Film- "Arizona Raiders"

Aug. 15, 2006

Film- "The Stranger Wore a Gun"

Aug. 11, 2006

"Kids Collect"

July 12, 2006

"Kids Collect"

July 7, 2006

"An American Soldier Writes Home: Letters to Mamie, 1942-1945"

June 25, 2006

"O Pioneers!: Life in Territorial Kansas"

June 8, 2006

"Caring for Your Quilts"

April 22, 2006

"How to Preserce and Conserve Photographs"

March 25, 2006

"Talkin' Jayhawk"

March 22, 2006

"All That Jazz"

March 21, 2006

"G is for Girl Power"

March 18, 2006

Carmaletta Williams portrays Zora Neale Hurston

Feb. 26, 2006

Document Preservation Workshop

Feb. 25, 2006

Groundhog Day Activities

Feb. 1, 2006

"K is for Kansas"

Jan. 28, 2006

"Talkin' Jayhawk"

Jan. 25, 2006

Bus Trip to Abilene, KS

Dec. 11, 2005

Journal Making Workshop

Dec. 10, 2005

Journal Making Workshop

Dec. 8, 2005

"An Old-Fashioned Winter Holidays"

Dec. 3, 2005

"True Ghost Stories of Douglas County"

Oct. 29, 2005

Nick Charles with Bob Frank

Oct. 12, 2005

Jazz Concert to Benefit Watkins Museum

Oct. 1, 2005

"Indians and the Civil War"

Aug. 21, 2005

Quantrill's Raid Walking Tour

Aug. 20, 2005

Quantrill's Raid Walking Tour

Aug. 20, 2005

"Women and Frontier Military Posts"

Aug. 19, 2005

"The Stranger Wore a Gun"

Aug. 18, 2005

Civil War Era Programs for Children

Aug. 17, 2005

"Dark Command"

Aug. 17, 2005

"General James G. Blunt"

Aug. 16, 2005

"Dragoons to Calvary"

Aug. 16, 2005

Civil War Era Programs for Children

Aug. 16, 2005

150 Years of Fashion Accessories

July 6, 2004

Memoirs & Poetry: Vietnam Programming

May 15, 2004

Amelia Earhart: First Lady of the Air

May 11, 2004

150 Years of Office Supplies & Equipment

April 29, 2004

Life Before Territory: 1800 - 1854.

April 25, 2004

Lewis & Clark: A Voyage of Exploration

April 24, 2004

Ghost Writer: Vietnam Programming

April 3, 2004

The War After the War: Vietnam Programming

March 20, 2004

Pots & Points: Discovering Archaeology

March 20, 2004

Pots & Points: Discovering Archaeology

March 13, 2004

Let's Talk Jayhawk: Children's Event

March 6, 2004

Down & Dirty but Not Out: Great Plains Women of the Depression Years

March 2, 2004

Old Time Photographs

Aug. 23, 2003

From Aunt Grace's Puff Book

Aug. 22, 2003

Slat Bonnets: A Textile Workshop

Aug. 22, 2003

Stories of Quantrill from Eastern Douglas County

Aug. 20, 2003

Heroes and Villains in Territorial Kansas

Aug. 20, 2003

Civil War Medicine

Aug. 20, 2003

Spinning and Weaving Demonstration

Aug. 20, 2003