If Da Dirt Could Talk performances scheduled June 13, 14, 15

Please join 2013 Rocket Grants Award recipients Nedra Bonds and Dr. Nancy Dawson for the culmination of their project If Da Dirt Could Talk. There will be three performances of Dr. Dawson’s play Stories From Da Dirt at venues around Wyandotte County, KS, over the weekend of June 13-15: Friday, June 13, 2 PM, New…

Quilted Friendship: The Art of NedRa Bonds and Nancy Dawson

Quilted Friendship: The Art of NedRa Bonds and Nancy Dawson Curated by Anna-Maria Kretzer Quilted Friendship, an exhibition organized in support of the Hero Quilt Project, will be located on the first floor of the Miller Nichols Library at the UMKC campus between the circulation desk and the entrance to the new classroom addition. It…

If Da Dirt Could Talk, First Quilt

If Da Dirt Could Talk, a collaborative 2013 Rocket Grants project by Nedra Bonds and Dr. Nancy Dawson, has begun its engagement with the students at Stony Point South Elementary School, a few blocks North of the Kansas River in Wyandotte County. In class the students were studying Native Americans but without mention of local tribes….