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History Tour--Dr Naismith

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See the first person re-enactor Bill Nicks tell us how Dr. James Naismith switched from a minister and doctor to the inventor of Basketball.  Learn lots of little known facts about Dr. Naismith.  He was an ordained minister, medical doctor, Basketball inventor, and the first Basketball coach of KU.  You will visit the Naismith Memorial, the Naismith grave, homes he lived in, Allen Fieldhouse and Booth KU Hall of Fame, and to end it all you visit the Dole Institute of Politics.  On the way home if you ask Dr. Naismith might tell you about Quantril.  Come for a day of fun and learn about Dr. Naismith.  Lunch will be on your own on Massachusetts Avenue where there are numerous shops and dozens of restaurants.

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Sat

Community Ed Building

William (Bill) Nicks 



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Registration Closes On
Saturday, April 7, 2018 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
4/7/2018 - 4/7/2018 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Kansas City, Community Ed Building  Map William (Bill) Nicks