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Manifestation of Light Exhibit

Shaker Historical Society and Museum 16740 S Park Blvd, Shaker Heights, Ohio

Inspired by the 2024 solar eclipse, 'Manifestation of Light: Exploring the Shakers' Celestial Inspiration' is an ambitious exhibition that delves into the Shaker religious sect's use of celestial light sources, such as the sun, moon, and stars, in their artwork, writings, and worship. This exhibition is on view at the Shaker Historical Society from March 8 through August 11, 2024. ... Read More

Cincinnati’s Lost Founders

Cincinnati & Hamilton County Public Library Walnut Hills Branch 2533 Kemper Ln., Cincinnati, Ohio

Come visit the Walnut Hills Branch of the Cincinnati Public Library to see "Cincinnati's Lost Founders," an exhibit created with support from the Harriet Beecher Stowe House and Ohio Humanities. The exhibit will consist of panels that include text and photos of family documents that encompass information on the Fossett family’s roots at Monticello, the activism of Peter and Sarah ... Read More

Lincoln School Documentary Airs on WOSU TV

WOSU TV Broadcast

Ohio Humanities' documentary film The Lincoln School Story airs on WOSU TV in Columbus! The Lincoln School Story examines the little-known fight for school desegregation led by a handful of Ohio mothers and their children in 1954. In the wake of Brown v. Board of Education, school districts nationwide were mandated to integrate. But when African American mothers in Hillsboro, ... Read More

Cincinnati’s Lost Founders: Opening Event

Cincinnati & Hamilton County Public Library Walnut Hills Branch 2533 Kemper Ln., Cincinnati, Ohio

Come visit the Walnut Hills Branch of the Cincinnati Public Library for the opening event of "Cincinnati's Lost Founders," an exhibit created with support from the Harriet Beecher Stowe House and Ohio Humanities. Sometimes, important history is easy to find. Large monuments tell us about someone's brave deeds. A beautifully preserved building shows secrets about the lives of those who ... Read More

Lincoln School Screening at the Athena Cinema

Athena Cinema 20 S. Court St, Athens, Ohio

Ohio Humanities' documentary, the Lincoln School Story will be screening at the Athena Cinema! In partnership with the Mount Zion Black Cultural Center, WOUB Public Media is screening the new documentary called THE LINCOLN SCHOOL STORY as part of the kick-off event for Berry Day Week in Athens on May 20 at 5:30 p.m. at the Athena. The production, created by Ohio Humanities and distributed ... Read More

The History of Rock and Roll

Come visit the Norwalk Public Library for an Ohio Humanities Speakers' Bureau event with Matthew Donahue! This presentation highlights the history of rock and roll and popular music from the crossover of blues and country music in the 1950s leading to rock and roll through the many genres since the early rhythm and blues, rockabilly scene to contemporary music styles ... Read More

The Barnbuilders: An Architectural Legacy in Ohio’s Rural Landscape

Brunswick Area Historical Society 4613 Laurel Rd, Brunswick, Ohio

Come visit the Brunswick Area Historical Society for an Ohio Humanities Speakers' Bureau event with Tom O'Grady! Culture groups migrating from New England, Middle Atlantic states and from the South settled in various regions of Ohio, and their distinct farms and barns can be observed when travelling throughout the state. The barn builders have left an architectural legacy throughout rural ... Read More

The Barnbuilders: An Architectural Legacy in Ohio’s Rural Landscape

Crown Point Ecology Center 3220 Ira Road, Akron, Ohio

Come visit the Crown Point Ecology Center with the Bath Township Historical Society for an Ohio Humanities Speakers' Bureau event with Tom O'Grady! Culture groups migrating from New England, Middle Atlantic states and from the South settled in various regions of Ohio, and their distinct farms and barns can be observed when travelling throughout the state. The barn builders have ... Read More

The History of Travel in America

Coshocton Public Library 655 Main St, Coshocton, Ohio

Come visit the Coshocton County District Library for an Ohio Humanities’ Speakers Bureau event with Mark Holbrook: The History of Travel!

Two Hillbillies and a Queered Conversation

Dayton Metro Library Miami Township Branch 2718 Lyons Rd., Miamisburg, Ohio

Come visit the Miami Township Branch of the Dayton Public Library for an Ohio Humanities’ Speakers Bureau event with LuSter Singelton and Julia Applegate!

Mural Unveiling at Mount Zion Baptist

East Mount Zion Baptist Church 9990 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio

Join the Mount Zion Black Cultural Center for their unveiling of their new mural at Mount Zion Baptist Church!

Cannabis Americana Exhibit Opening

Cannabis Museum 16050 Canaanville Road, Athens, Ohio

Visit the Cannabis Museum in Athens, Ohio for the opening of their exhibit, "Cannabis Americana pt. 2, Reefer Madness: Propaganda & Prohibition" on June 21st!

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