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Symphony in the Flint Hills, Inc. Names New Executive Director

Symphony in the Flint Hills, Inc. Names New Executive Director

Symphony in the Flint Hills, Inc. has hired Leslie VonHolten as the organization’s new executive director.  “Our nationwide search attracted the attention of many qualified candidates and we are pleased to announce that we have selected Leslie VonHolten to take the lead in advancing our mission to heighten appreciation and knowledge of the tallgrass prairie,” […]

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Tickets on sale March 2

Tickets on sale March 2

Don’t miss the hottest event of the summer! Get your tickets to the 2019 Signature Event at Irma’s Pasture in Chase County on June 15. Ticket sales for this year’s event will begin on March 2, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. On March 2 ONLY, you may purchase tickets in person at the Kansas City Livestock Exchange […]

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Jim Richardson Art Reception

Jim Richardson Art Reception

You’re invited to join us for Jim Richardson’s exhibit and to celebrate our stellar volunteers. ** Stars Above, Prairie Below ** Jim Richardson, a photographer for National Geographic Magazine and a contributing editor for TRAVELER Magazine, has traveled the world covering cultural and environmental issues, including perils to the night sky. Richardson’s photo documentation of […]

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Location Announced for 2019 Signature Event

Location Announced for 2019 Signature Event

The 2019 Symphony in the Flint Hills Signature Event will take place at Irma’s Pasture in Bazaar, Kansas on June 15, 2019. The private ranchland in Chase County is owned by Mike Stout, board chair for Symphony in the Flint Hills, and his brother, Joe Stout. (Watch the video of the live announcement.) “The ranch […]

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SFH Featured in Smithsonian Magazine

SFH Featured in Smithsonian Magazine

Symphony in the Flint Hills was honored to host Jeff MacGregor and Ackerman + Gruber with the Smithsonian Magazine in June as part of our mission to heighten appreciation and knowledge of the Flint Hills tallgrass prairie. Read Jeff’s article, “What Makes the Flint Hills of Kansas a Sight to See” and pass it on. […]

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2019 Calendar of Events


May 4: Prairie Art Juried Exhibit Open House – SFH Gallery

May 4 – June 10: Prairie Art Exhibit Juried Art Show – SFH Gallery

June 15: Signature Event – Irma’s Pasture – Bazaar, Kansas

September 28: WoodFest – Camp Wood YMCA – Elmdale, Kansas

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