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April 2021

Earth Day Trail Walk

April 24, 2021 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Kauffman Museum, 27th & Main St.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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Community participants will walk (or bike) to seven of the eight stations along the concrete North Newton trail from Kansas Avenue to Chisholm Trail park (north of Kauffman Museum). At each station they can stop to learn about local history and get a card stamped. Participants that walk the whole trail and get seven stamps may stop at the museum to pick up a packet of trail mix. Walkers and bikers may start at the Newton Dog Park or at Kauffman Museum…

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September 2021

Humanities Kansas Poetry and Bird Walk

September 4, 2021 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Kauffman Museum, 27th & Main St.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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Kauffman Museum normally offers a First Saturday Bird Walk. Beginning at 9:30 on September 4, the monthly walk will include poetry in an event sponsored by Humanities Kansas. Leaders Megan Kaminski and Molly Zahn, who both teach at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, will lead the beginner-friendly poetry and bird walk oriented to connecting participants to the natural bird habitat near Kauffman Museum and sparking conversation about our relationship with our common home. The event will begin at the Kauffman…

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December 2021

Five Places of Christmas at Kauffman Museum

December 4, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Kauffman Museum, 27th & Main St.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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Newton-area museums welcome the public to “Five Places of Christmas” from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 4. The annual holiday open house is a collaborative event among the Carriage Factory Art Gallery, Harvey County Historical Museum, Kauffman Museum, Warkentin House, and Bethel College Women’s Association. This year, Kauffman Museum will offer museum exhibits, gift shop discount tables, and refreshments while the Bethel College Women’s Association will host a Christmas sale featuring handmade crafts and baked goods at the Goerz…

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January 2022

Celebrate Kansas Day!

January 29 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kauffman Museum, 27th & Main St.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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Celebrate Kansas Day! at Kauffman Museum. Mark your calendars for this free Kansas Day event at Kauffman Museum, happening on Saturday, January 29, 2022 from 12:00–4:00pm. View the Celebrate Kansas Day! flier. Food in the Museum Parking Lot, 11:30-4:30 LeJ’s BBQ • Hot chocolate, coffee and cinnamon rolls • Tacos Ana’s • Ken N Barbie'z Rollin Diner Activities in and around Kauffman Museum In the Museum auditorium 1:00 Gordon Parks: Renaissance Man, Kirk Sharp, Director, Gordon Parks Museum (Zoom Link:  2:00…

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April 2022

Kauffman Museum Strategic Planning Community Focus Group

April 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Newton Recreation Center, 415 N Poplar St
Newton, KS 67114 United States
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This spring, Kauffman Museum will develop an action plan that will move the museum boldly into the 21st century, paving a way forward in our rapidly changing world. Your input as a community member is essential as we work through this process. You are invited to join us on Thursday, April 28 from 6:30 to 8:30 in the Newton Recreation Center, Sunflower Room, in a one-time focus group conversation open to the public. In recent years, Kauffman Museum has aimed…

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