Lincoln Exhibit Events

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All events are free and open to the public.

Grand Opening Celebration
Sunday April 29, 2012, 1:00-3:00 pm
Hale Library
Kansas State University

Be the first to tour Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War in Hale Library! Add in performances by the Lecompton Reenactors, our companion exhibit The Lincoln Era in Special Collections featuring rarely-seen items from K-State Libraries' collections, and light refreshments, and it's sure to be a great afternoon on the K-State campus. Parking is free and open to the public.

Simulated Constitutional Hearing on Constitutional Democracy in the 21st Century
Sabetha High School

Monday April 30, 2012, 4:00-5:00 pm
5th floor Hemisphere Room, Hale Library
Kansas State University

Each year students from schools across Kansas study the U.S. Constitution and compete in simulated hearings on the principles and history of our constitutional democracy.  "We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution" is a project of the Center for Civic Education, offering textbooks and an innovative structure for informing youth of critical issues through prepared hearings.  This year's team from Sabetha High School will demonstrate their learning and skills to university members and other visitors.

"Of the People, by the People, for the People": Lincoln and the Constitution
Tuesday May 1, 2012, 7:00 pm
5th floor Hemisphere Room, Hale Library
Kansas State University
K-State students enrolled in HIST 529 (The Civil War and Reconstruction) share their research papers in an informal Chautauqua setting, with fellow students, faculty, and community members invited.

The Territorial Troubadours
Saturday May 26, 2012, 1:00 pm
2nd floor, Hale Library
Kansas State University

Kansas history through song.

Last updated: 08/01/2013