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April 2020

“Meta: an Exhibition about Exhibitions” Exhibition & Virtual Tour

April 2, 2020 - July 30, 2020
Kauffman Museum, 27th & Main St.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States

Student Exhibition - Now Available Virtually! April 2 - July 30 “Meta” is curated by Bethel College seniors, Elizabeth Friesen Birky, Art History and Communications major, and Emma Girton, Art History major. "Meta" explores four exhibition styles: Cabinet of Curiosity, Partial Context, White Cube, and Salon Style. The exhibit team created a virtual tour of "Meta" that can be viewed in your own home. Learn more: Current Special Exhibition. Learn more about from the student curators: 20 Questions with student…

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June 2020

A Stitch in Time

June 29, 2020 - July 3, 2020
$70

Campers will meet virtually every day from 9:00 am-12:00 pm. Campers will receive a packet of all supplies and a t-shirt and have multiple opportunities to interact with the camp teacher as a group and individually for guidance on projects. The week will culminate with an online quilt show. In this camp, we will explore different types of homes from pioneer days. Come find out who built these homes, what they were made of, where they were built, what they…

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August 2020

The Prairie is ALIVE!

August 3, 2020 - August 5, 2020
Kauffman Museum, 27th & Main St.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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$52.50

(Originally scheduled for the first week in June, The Prairie is ALIVE! is postponed until August 3-5.) Campers will explore the prairie and find living things all over! Using stories, guidebooks, hikes, science experiments, and daily observations, we will discover there is much more than meets the eye living in our local prairies. Most of our time will be spent outside so please dress for the weather! Register at the link.

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Sorting Out Race: Examining Racial Identity and Stereotypes in Thrift Store Donations

August 28, 2020 - November 29, 2020
Kauffman Museum, 27th & Main St.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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Exhibition Dates: August 28 – November 28, 2020 Sorting Out Race arose out of a desire to divert artifacts with racial content from thrift stores to an exhibit that would generate a healthy community conversation about racial stereotypes past and present in order to heighten awareness of our continuing struggles with race. This Kauffman Museum traveling exhibition will be returning from the road for its second home exhibition at Kauffman Museum. Recent venues include Arizona State Museum in Tuscan, Arizona; The Kansas African…

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October 2020

Fall Festival at Kauffman Museum

October 1, 2020 @ 9:30 am - October 3, 2020 @ 4:30 pm
Free

Bethel College will celebrate the 50th Fall Fest on October 3, 2020. Kauffman Museum will be open and free to celebrate Bethel College Fall Festival, October 1-3, from 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. We are taking the following precautions to keep our visitors and staff members safe. Our maximum capacity in the museum building is currently FOUR in the museum store, EIGHT in the special exhibit gallery, TWENTY in the museum permanent. exhibition space. For our full list of COVID-19…

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