Valerie van Heest "Lost on the Lady Elgin"
Mar 16 to Mar 16
Author and explorer Valerie van Heest will present a talk, “Lost on the Lady Elgin,” on March 16 at the Shorewood Public Library. Van Heest...
Shifting Gears: A Cyclical History of Badger Bicycling
Feb 27 to Oct 10
Travel through 130 years of Wisconsin cycling history in the new exhibition Shifting Gears: A Cyclical History of Badger Bicycling. Showcasing the role that Wisconsin...
Mar 10 to Apr 5
World Premiere Event! Brilliantly intellectual and darkly funny — not to be missed.
Ada James papers and correspondence
Ada James (1876-1952) was a leading a social reformer, humanitarian and pacifist from Richland Center, Wis., and daughter of state senator David G. James. The...
All Sewn Up: Millinery, Dressmaking, Clothing and Costume
This digital collection includes millinery, dressmaking, clothing and costume books from UW-Madison collections. These books from the first half of the 20th century (1907–1940s) include...
America's Black Holocaust Virtual Museum
America's Black Holocaust Museum is a virtual museum dedicated to telling the under-told stories of the tragedies and triumphs of the Africans brought in chains...
1st Brigade Band
A Civil War-era military band playing original music on antique instruments. Performances re-create the era with music, song and stories in an entertaining yet informative...
Appleton Historical Society
The Appleton Historical Society was formed in 2010 to preserve, protect and promote the history of Appleton. The AHS meets the third Wednesday of the...
Beloit Historical Society
Founded in 1910, the Beloit Historical Society (in Rock County) maintains two facilities: Lincoln Center, with main offices, exhibits and archives; and Hanchett-Bartlett Homestead, a...
Class, Caste, and Calidad: Race and Ethnicity in Latin America
This course looks to understand how the Spaniards, Indians and Africans came together into a “New World." We will see how the Spanish tried to...
Dates: Jun 14 to Jun 19
The Book of Kells and the Golden Age of Irish Art
This course will explore the most famous medieval manuscript in the world, the Book of Kells, in its medieval context, finding the roots of its...
Dates: Jul 12 to Jul 17
The Beatles…Four Lads Who Shook the World
Learn how The Beatles defined the 1960s for a generation of fans that could not get enough of their wit, wisdom, and comedy, much less...
Dates: Jul 12 to Jul 17