Kansas Day commemorates the admission of the state as the 34th in the Union on January 29, 1861. Schools have been marking the anniversary since 1877 by learning more about their state's history.
Be watching for more information about Kansas Day activities at the newly restored Kansas State Capitol on January 29.
Take part in commemorations at one of sixteen state historic sites across Kansas.
Find a number of resources and ideas to help with planning your own Kansas Day event in the classroom.