Celebrating Art in Salina
The annual Smoky Hill River Festival's Friendly Atmosphere keeps people coming back year after year.

Larks of the Meadow
Eastern and western meadowlarks brighten the spring landscape with their yellow plumage and distinctive song.

Quintessential Quilling
Salinan Elsie Spangler has spent the last 20 years perfecting quilling, the old-fashioned art of rolling tiny paper strips into intricate designs.

Sold! On Antiques
American antiques-especially furniture-are the specialty of the Ball and Claw Antique Auction housed in Oswego's historic theater.

An Idea Takes Flight
People all over the world are building airplanes from kits, designed, packaged and shipped by RANS Corporation in Hays.

Kansas Campgrounds and RV Parks
Want to enjoy the great outdoors in Kansas? This handy guide lists campsites across the state.

Taking It In Stride
In increasing numbers, Kansans are donning comfortable walking shoes and heading for volkssport waling trails for exercise at a leisurely pace.

Of Myth and Mystery
The clock turns back more than 400 years at the annual Newman Renaissance Faire at Kansas Newman College in Wichita.

Post Rock Art
Creating designs in old, limestone fence posts is a full-time business for Don and Lucile Scott of Beverly.

Satanta Day
A celebration of community spirit and pride, Satanta Day is one of the older and more popular events in southwest Kansas.

Kevin Throssell's Wainom Hua
Kevin Throssell of rural Mayetta is one of only a handful of Native Americans who makes wainom hua or wire baskets.

Volume 49, issue 1
Andrea Glenn, editor
On the cover: Meadowlark and Redbud tree in the Flint Hills by Randall Winter