COVID-19 Protocols and Procedures

Kauffman Museum COVID-19 protocols and procedures. During business hours staff and volunteers will wear masks in public areas and in the common workroom. Each day prior to opening, front desk staff will sanitize and wipe down surfaces. Plexiglass barriers have been...

Uncle Carl’s Camp

Uncle Carl’s Camp is designed for discovery, exploration & creativity. Come explore new and old worlds with us! Trash and Treasure | June 1-4, 9:00-12:00  | Age 9 to 12 (or completed grade 3-6) Watercolor My World 1 | June 7-9, 9:00-11:00  |  Age 6 to 8 (or...

FaspBox Spring Event

Celebrate spring and enjoy Low German Mennonite food culture with FaspBox, faspa in a box from Kauffman Museum! Faspa is a light, evening meal consisting of bread, meat, jam, butter and cheese. Register by April 26, 2021 to take part in this exciting event and receive...

Earth Day Trail Walk

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....

“Mennonite – Food – Traditions” by Glen Ediger

Celebrate Kansas Day! Virtual Event: Join us online for “Mennonite – Food – Traditions” a virtual Zoom presentation by Glen Ediger. Ediger will give a brief history of Mennonites who immigrated to Kansas and how foods enjoyed in Kansas today...

Holiday Hours

Kauffman Museum will be open with shorter hours on New Year’s Eve and the museum will be closed on New Year’s Day. Thursday, Dec. 31: 9:30 am-1:00 pm Friday, Jan. 1: Closed Regular museum hours will resume Saturday, Jan. 2: Tue-Fri  9:30am-4:30pm Sat-Sun...

Family Yoga with Erin Ulrich

#Move with Erin Ulrich, owner and instructor at Bend and Breathe Yoga, Lawrence, during a virtual yoga class open to all ages. This event is free, with thanks to Humanities Kansas. Sign up to attend on Zoom. This event is a public program to accompany the current...