Telling Kentucky's Story

Event Calendar

« June 2017 August 2017 »
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
            1
2 3
Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
John G. Fee: Abolitionist Chautauqua
4 5 6 7
Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
8
9 10 11 12 13
Madeline McDowell Breckinridge: "Votes for Women!" Chautauqua
14
Charlotte Dupuy: Suing for Freedom Chautauqua
15
Hometown Teams Exhibit
Jemima Boone Calloway: Life on the Frontier Chautauqua
The Cane Ridge Revival: The Great Revival that Transformed Kentucky
16
Hometown Teams Exhibit
17
Hometown Teams Exhibit
Johnny Green: An Orphan's Survival 1841-1920 Chautauqua
18
Hometown Teams Exhibit
19
Hometown Teams Exhibit
20
Hometown Teams Exhibit
Abraham Lincoln: "I, too, am a Kentuckian" Chautauqua
Jefferson Davis: On Dark and Bloody Ground Chautauqua
Adolph Rupp: The Coach
21
Hometown Teams Exhibit
22
Hometown Teams Exhibit
Dark-Fired Tobacco: A Kentucky Tradition
23
Hometown Teams Exhibit
24
Hometown Teams Exhibit
25
Hometown Teams Exhibit
26
Hometown Teams Exhibit
Private William Greathouse: Proud Kentucky Militiaman Chautauqua
27
Hometown Teams Exhibit
Jemima Boone Calloway: Life on the Frontier Chautauqua
28
Hometown Teams Exhibit
29
Hometown Teams Exhibit
30
Hometown Teams Exhibit
31
Hometown Teams Exhibit
Southern Kentucky Burials, 1870-1936: Farm, Church & Town Cemeteries
         

July 15, 2017

Hometown Teams Exhibit

Location:Neal Welcome Center, 108 W Main St, Carlisle, KY 40311-1128County:NicholasSponsor:Nicholas County Historical SocietyCoordinator:Michelle McDonaldPhone:(859) 749-3741Presenter:Ann Kingsolver

Date and Time: July 15, 2017 @ 12:00 am

July 22, 2017

Dark-Fired Tobacco: A Kentucky Tradition

Location:Purchase Area Development District, 1002 Medical Center Cir, Mayfield, KY 42066County:GravesSponsor:Jackson Purchase Historical SocietyCoordinator:William H Mulligan JrPhone:(270) 519-0038Presenter:Bobbie Smith Bryant

Date and Time: July 22, 2017 @ 10:30 am

July 26, 2017

Private William Greathouse: Proud Kentucky Militiaman Chautauqua

Location:Carter Caves State Resort Park, 344 Caveland Dr, Olive Hill, KY 41164-6913County:CarterSponsor:Carter Caves State Resort ParkCoordinator:Paul TierneyPhone:(606) 286-4411Presenter:Harry Smith

Date and Time: July 26, 2017 @ 8:00 pm

July 27, 2017

Jemima Boone Calloway: Life on the Frontier Chautauqua

Location:Carter Caves State Resort Park, 344 Caveland Dr, Olive Hill, KY 41164-6913County:CarterSponsor:Carter Caves State Resort ParkCoordinator:Paul TierneyPhone:(606) 286-4411Presenter:Betsy B Smith

Date and Time: July 27, 2017 @ 7:30 pm

July 31, 2017

Southern Kentucky Burials, 1870-1936: Farm, Church & Town Cemeteries

Location:Historic State Theater, , Elizabethtown, KY County:Sponsor:Hardin County Historical SocietyCoordinator:Twylane Van LahrPhone:(270) 765-2515Presenter:Sue Lynn McDaniel

Date and Time: July 31, 2017 @ 6:30 pm

August 8, 2017

Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner

Location:Hancock County Public Library, 1210 Madison St, Hawesville, KY 42348-2561County:HancockSponsor:Hancock County Public LibraryCoordinator:Tina SnyderPhone:(270) 927-6555Presenter:Eddie Price

Date and Time: August 8, 2017 @ 6:30 pm

August 10, 2017

Alice Lloyd: Stay On, Stranger

Location:Bluegrass Heritage Museum, 217 S Main St, Winchester, KY 40391-2455County:ClarkSponsor:Bluegrass Heritage MuseumCoordinator:Sandra StultsPhone:(859) 745-1358Presenter:Jacqueline Kohl-Hamilton

Date and Time: August 10, 2017 @ 6:30 pm

August 15, 2017

Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President

Location:Centre College, 600 W Walnut St, Danville, KY 40422-1309County:BoyleSponsor:Centre CollegeCoordinator:Robert SchalkoffPhone:(859) 238-6088Presenter:Greg Waltermire

Date and Time: August 15, 2017 @ 4:00 pm

August 21, 2017

Madeline McDowell Breckinridge: "Votes for Women!" Chautauqua

Location:Lexington VA Medical Center - Leestown Division, 2250 Leestown RD, Lexington, KY 40511-1052County:FayetteSponsor:Lexington VA Medical CenterCoordinator:Cindy RobichauxPhone:(859) 233-4511Presenter:Kelly Brengelman

Date and Time: August 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm

August 26, 2017

Hometown Teams Exhibit

Location:Hazard Community & Technical College, 1 Community College Dr, Hazard, KY 41701-2403County:PerrySponsor:Appalachian Arts AllianceCoordinator:Kristin CollinsPhone:(606) 657-1268Presenter:Tammy Duff

Date and Time: August 26, 2017 @ 12:00 am

August 31, 2017

Kentucky Women Who Stood Up — and One Who “Lay Down”

Location:Clark County Public Library, 370 S Burns Ave, Winchester, KY 40391-1876County:ClarkSponsor:Clark County Public LibraryCoordinator:Thomas Andrews Gary Jr.Phone:(859) 744-5661Presenter:Jacqueline Kohl-Hamilton

Date and Time: August 31, 2017 @ 7:00 pm

September 8, 2017

Private William Greathouse: Proud Kentucky Militiaman Chautauqua

Location:Chautauqua Days of Millersburg, 100 Main St, Millersburg, KY 40348County:BourbonSponsor:Chautauqua Days of MillersburgCoordinator:Vickie FrymanPhone:(859) 707-7133Presenter:Harry Smith

Date and Time: September 8, 2017 @ 7:00 pm

September 9, 2017

Lily May Ledford: Coon Creek Girl Chautauqua

Location:Murray State University - Hopkinsville Campus, 5305 Fort Campbell Blvd, Hopkinsville, KY 42240-8701County:ChristianSponsor:Delta Kappa GammaCoordinator:Judy L. RhoadsPhone:(270) 339-5090Presenter:Sandy Harmon

Date and Time: September 9, 2017 @ 12:00 am

Jemima Boone Calloway: Life on the Frontier Chautauqua

Location:Chautauqua Days of Millersburg, 100 Main St, Millersburg, KY 40348County:BourbonSponsor:Chautauqua Days of MillersburgCoordinator:Vickie FrymanPhone:(859) 707-7133Presenter:Betsy B Smith

Date and Time: September 9, 2017 @ 1:00 pm

Charlotte Dupuy: Suing for Freedom Chautauqua

Location:Chautauqua Days of Millersburg, 100 Main St, Millersburg, KY 40348County:BourbonSponsor:Chautauqua Days of MillersburgCoordinator:Vickie FrymanPhone:(859) 707-7133Presenter:Elizabeth Lawson

Date and Time: September 9, 2017 @ 3:00 pm

Harland "Colonel" Sanders: More than Fried Chicken Chautauqua

Location:Chautauqua Days of Millersburg, 100 Main St, Millersburg, KY 40348County:BourbonSponsor:Chautauqua Days of MillersburgCoordinator:Vickie FrymanPhone:(859) 707-7133Presenter:L Henry Dowell

Date and Time: September 9, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

September 12, 2017

Quilting: A Legacy of Love

Location:Laurel County Public Library, 120 College Park Dr, London, KY 40741-3136County:LaurelSponsor:Laurel County Public LibraryCoordinator:Gwen Fisher StiversPhone:(606) 864-6555Presenter:Bobbie Smith Bryant

Date and Time: September 12, 2017 @ 6:00 pm

September 14, 2017

Justice John Marshall Harlan: The Great Dissenter 1833-1911 Chautauqua

Location:Barr Memorial Library, 62 W Spearhead Division Ave Bldg 400, Fort Knox, KY 40121-5742County:HardinSponsor:Barr Memorial LibraryCoordinator:Michael SteinmacherPhone:(502) 624-1232Presenter:Edward B Smith

Date and Time: September 14, 2017 @ 6:00 pm

September 16, 2017

Religion & Religious Life in Early Kentucky

Location:Ramada Inn - Paintsville, 624 James Trimble Blvd, Paintsville, KY 41240-1026County:JohnsonSponsor:Eastern Kentucky Genealogy & History ConferenceCoordinator:Victoria L. MoorePhone:(606) 652-3901Presenter:John Sparks

Date and Time: September 16, 2017 @ 2:00 pm

September 20, 2017

Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua

Location:Farmer Elementary School, 6405 Gellhaus Ln, Louisville, KY 40299-4235County:JeffersonSponsor:Farmer Elementary SchoolCoordinator:Theresa MayerPhone:(502) 485-8625Presenter:Kevin Hardesty

Date and Time: September 20, 2017 @ 12:55 pm

Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua

Location:Farmer Elementary School, 6405 Gellhaus Ln, Louisville, KY 40299-4235County:JeffersonSponsor:Farmer Elementary SchoolCoordinator:Theresa MayerPhone:(502) 485-8625Presenter:Kevin Hardesty

Date and Time: September 20, 2017 @ 1:50 pm

September 21, 2017

Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President

Location:Lawrence County Public Library, 102 W Main St, Louisa, KY 41230-1122County:LawrenceSponsor:Lawrence County Public LibraryCoordinator:Deanna FarrisPhone:(606) 638-4437Presenter:Greg Waltermire

Date and Time: September 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

A Photographic Tour of the Bourbon Industry’s Heritage

Location:Boyd County Public Library, 1740 Central Ave, Ashland, KY 41101-7653County:BoydSponsor:Boyd County Public LibraryCoordinator:Jennifer MckenziePhone:(606) 329-0518Presenter:Carol Peachee

Date and Time: September 21, 2017 @ 6:08 pm

September 26, 2017

Pee Wee Reese: Hall of Famer Chautauqua

Location:First United Methodist Church - Fulton, 200 Carr St, Fulton, KY 42041-1502County:FultonSponsor:Purchase Area HomemakersCoordinator:Ann FreemanPhone:270-627Presenter:Dick Usher

Date and Time: September 26, 2017 @ 12:00 am

Roots and Branches: West African Aesthetics in African American Quilts

Location:Nolin RECC Building, 411 Ring RD, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-6767County:HardinSponsor:Nine Patchers Quilt GuildCoordinator:Beth HunterPhone:(270) 900-4564Presenter:Pearlie M. Johnson

Date and Time: September 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am

October 2, 2017

Dr. Ephraim McDowell: Frontier Surgeon Chautauqua

Location:Ashland: Henry Clay Estate, 120 Sycamore RD, Lexington, KY 40502-1842County:FayetteSponsor:Ashland: Henry Clay EstateCoordinator:Jackie FrostPhone:(859) 266-8518Presenter:L Henry Dowell

Date and Time: October 2, 2017 @ 2:00 pm

October 6, 2017

“You Might as Well Laugh,” Mother Always Said

Location:River of Life Community Church, 1250 Highway 555, Springfield, KY 40069-1502County:WashingtonSponsor:Kentucky Extension Homemakers AssociationCoordinator:Cabrina BuckmanPhone:(859) 336-7741Presenter:Georgia Green Stamper

Date and Time: October 6, 2017 @ 11:00 am

October 7, 2017

Hometown Teams Exhibit

Location:Todd County Welcome Center, 1 Public Sq, Elkton, KY 42220County:ToddSponsor:Todd County Welcome CenterCoordinator:Charlotte MyersPhone:(207) 265-7070

Date and Time: October 7, 2017 @ 12:00 am

October 19, 2017

Henry Clay - Kentucky's Great Statesman Chautauqua

Location:Hyatt Hotel, 401 W High St, Lexington, KY 40507-1833County:FayetteSponsor:Council of Chief Judges of the State Courts of AppealCoordinator:Toni GrainerPhone:(757) 259-1586Presenter:George J. McGee

Date and Time: October 19, 2017 @ 10:55 am

November 2, 2017

Axis Prisoners of War in Kentucky

Location:McCracken County Public Library, 555 Washington St, Paducah, KY 42003-1735County:MccrackenSponsor:McCracken County Public LibraryCoordinator:Bobbie WrinklePhone:(270) 442-2510 x119Presenter:Richard Holl

Date and Time: November 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm

November 18, 2017

Hometown Teams Exhibit

Location:Corbin Tourism & Convention Center, PO Box 956, 222 Corbin Center Dr, Corbin, KY 40702-0956County:WhitleySponsor:Corbin Tourism & Convention CenterCoordinator:Maggy KriebelPhone:(606) 528-8860

Date and Time: November 18, 2017 @ 12:00 am