Telling Kentucky's Story

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Jemima Boone Calloway: Life on the Frontier Chautauqua
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All the King's Men Book Discussion Program
Appalachian America of Yesterday and Today
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The Nature of Poetry
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Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
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Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua
Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua
Jean Ritchie: Damsel with a Dulcimer
Sounds Like Titanic: A Memoir
Madeline McDowell Breckinridge: "Votes for Women!" Chautauqua
Heroes in Disaster: The 1833 Lexington Cholera Epidemic in Lexington, Kentucky, with Lessons for Today
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Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua
Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua
Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua
Rose Leigh: Rosie the Riveter
Grandpa Jones: Country Musician and Comic Chautauqua
Harland "Colonel" Sanders: More than Fried Chicken Chautauqua
Rose Leigh: Rosie the Riveter
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Speaking Our Piece: Language Variation in Kentucky
The Gist Boys: Sequoyah & Gratz
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Jemima Boone Calloway: Life on the Frontier Chautauqua
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Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua
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Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
Lilley Cornett: A Voice for the Forest
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Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
Nancy Green: Being Aunt Jemima, the Pancake Queen
Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner
The Pirates of the Ohio
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Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
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Madeline McDowell Breckinridge: "Votes for Women!" Chautauqua
Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner
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Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
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Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
William Wells Brown: How I Got My Name
Mary Carson Breckinridge: The Frontier Nursing Service
Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner
Harland "Colonel" Sanders: More than Fried Chicken Chautauqua
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Charlotte Dupuy: Suing for Freedom Chautauqua
Jean Ritchie: Damsel with a Dulcimer
The Kentucky Derby: A Celebration of Kentucky and its Heritage
Johnny Green: An Orphan's Survival 1841-1920 Chautauqua
Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua
Jean Ritchie: Damsel with a Dulcimer
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Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner
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Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner
Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner
Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner
Jemima Boone Calloway: Life on the Frontier Chautauqua
All the King's Men Book Discussion Program
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Mary Carson Breckinridge: The Frontier Nursing Service
       

May 28, 2019

Social Media and the Pursuit of Happiness

Location:Trimble County Public Library, 35 Equity Dr, Bedford, KY 40006-7839County:TrimbleSponsor:Trimble County Public LibraryCoordinator:Sarah KarnsPhone:(502) 255-7362Presenter:Michael W Austin

Date and Time: May 28, 2019 @ 6:30 pm

Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua

Location:Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, 7351 Highway 90, Corbin, KY 40701-8857County:WhitleySponsor:Cumberland Falls State Resort ParkCoordinator:Bret SmitleyPhone:(606) 528-4121Presenter:Kevin Hardesty

Date and Time: May 28, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

May 30, 2019

Grandpa Jones: Country Musician and Comic Chautauqua

Location:Shelby County Cooperative Extension, 1117 Frankfort RD, Shelbyville, KY 40065-9447County:ShelbySponsor:Shelby County Extension HomemakersCoordinator:Barbara PaynePhone:(502) 548-7439Presenter:David A Hurt

Date and Time: May 30, 2019 @ 10:15 am

Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner

Location:Spencer County Cooperative Extension Service, 100 Oak Tree Way, Taylorsville, KY 40071County:SpencerSponsor:Spencer County Cooperative Extension ServiceCoordinator:Allison LewisPhone:(502) 477-2217Presenter:Eddie Price

Date and Time: May 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

June 1, 2019

Johnny Green: An Orphan's Survival 1841-1920 Chautauqua

Location:Jefferson Davis State Historic Site, 258 Pembroke Fairview RD, Pembroke, KY 42266County:ChristianSponsor:Jefferson Davis State Historic SiteCoordinator:David SmithPhone:(270) 889-6100Presenter:Ethan Sullivan Smith

Date and Time: June 1, 2019 @ 11:00 am

Jean Ritchie: Damsel with a Dulcimer

Location:Campbell County Public Library - Cold Spring Branch, 3920 Alexandria Pike, Cold Spring, KY 41076-1958County:CampbellSponsor:Campbell County Public Library - Cold Spring BranchCoordinator:Clara GernerPhone:(859) 781-6166Presenter:Rachel Rogers

Date and Time: June 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm

Jemima Boone Calloway: Life on the Frontier Chautauqua

Location:Pendennis Club, 218 W Muhammad Ali Blvd, Louisville, KY 40202-1412County:JeffersonSponsor:First Families of KentuckyCoordinator:Arthur DietzPhone:(502) 574-1668Presenter:Betsy B Smith

Date and Time: June 1, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

June 4, 2019

Grandpa Jones: Country Musician and Comic Chautauqua

Location:Red Orchard Park, 704 Kentucky St, Shelbyville, KY 40065-9257County:ShelbySponsor:Shelby County Historical SocietyCoordinator:John M. GrahamPhone:(502) 641-0772Presenter:David A Hurt

Date and Time: June 4, 2019 @ 9:00 am

June 5, 2019

Madeline McDowell Breckinridge: "Votes for Women!" Chautauqua

Location:Red Orchard Park, 704 Kentucky St, Shelbyville, KY 40065-9257County:ShelbySponsor:Shelby County Historical SocietyCoordinator:John M. GrahamPhone:(502) 641-0772Presenter:Kelly Brengelman

Date and Time: June 5, 2019 @ 9:00 am

June 6, 2019

All the King's Men Book Discussion Program

Location:Temple Adath Israel, 124 N Ashland Ave, Lexington, KY 40502-1509County:FayetteSponsor:Lexington Association of Senior ProfessionalsCoordinator:Mary Sue HoskinsPhone:

Date and Time: June 6, 2019 @ 12:00 am

Aunt Molly Jackson: Pistol Packin' Woman Chautauqua

Location:Red Orchard Park, 704 Kentucky St, Shelbyville, KY 40065-9257County:ShelbySponsor:Shelby County Historical SocietyCoordinator:John M. GrahamPhone:(502) 641-0772Presenter:Anne Shelby

Date and Time: June 6, 2019 @ 9:00 am

June 7, 2019

Kentucky After the War of 1812

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

Date and Time: June 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

June 8, 2019

Faces & Places in Kentucky Quilts & Textiles

Location:Monroe County Cooperative Extension Office, 288 Commerce Dr, Tompkinsville, KY 42167-7535County:MonroeSponsor:Old Mulkey Meeting House State Historic SiteCoordinator:Sheila RushPhone:(270) 487-8481Presenter:Sandra L Staebell

Date and Time: June 8, 2019 @ 1:00 pm

Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua

Location:Clarion Hotel Lexington North, 1950 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511-1332County:FayetteSponsor:Southern Dames of AmericaCoordinator:Jessieanne WellsPhone:(502) 507-7172Presenter:Kevin Hardesty

Date and Time: June 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

Lilley Cornett: A Voice for the Forest

Location:Pine Mountain Settlement School, 36 Highway 510, Bledsoe, KY 40810-8289County:HarlanSponsor:Pine Mountain Settlement SchoolCoordinator:William P. FieldPhone:(606) 558-5282Presenter:David A Hurt

Date and Time: June 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

June 10, 2019

Front Porches, Kentucky and Your Hometown

Location:The Little House, Woodford County Woman's Club, 247 Lexington St, Versailles, KY 40383County:WoodfordSponsor:Woodford County Woman's ClubCoordinator:Ellen HellardPhone:(859) 873-8989Presenter:Michael Johnathon

Date and Time: June 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

June 12, 2019

Our Stories: Yours and Mine

Location:Lexington Country Club, 2550 Paris Pike, Lexington, KY 40511-8985County:FayetteSponsor:Newcomers & Friends of LexingtonCoordinator:Pat VaughtPhone:(817) 691-4935Presenter:Georgia Green Stamper

Date and Time: June 12, 2019 @ 12:00 pm

June 13, 2019

What is a Kentuckian?

Location:Clarion Hotel Lexington North, 1950 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511-1332County:FayetteSponsor:Kentucky Public RetireesCoordinator:Larry P. TottenPhone:(502) 226-0273Presenter:J. Larry Hood

Date and Time: June 13, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

Jean Ritchie: Damsel with a Dulcimer

Location:McCracken County Public Library, 555 Washington St, Paducah, KY 42003-1735County:MccrackenSponsor:Friends of McCracken County Public LibraryCoordinator:Gerry GutfreundPhone:(270) 898-8576Presenter:Rachel Rogers

Date and Time: June 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

June 19, 2019

Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua

Location:Boone Tavern, 100 Main St N, Berea, KY 40403-NDCounty:MadisonSponsor:Leadership Kentucky FoundationCoordinator:Helen CarrollPhone:(859) 982-4943Presenter:Kevin Hardesty

Date and Time: June 19, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

June 20, 2019

Jean Ritchie: Damsel with a Dulcimer

Location:Perry County Public Library, 289 Black Gold Blvd, Hazard, KY 41701-2604County:PerrySponsor:Perry County Public LibraryCoordinator:Amy EversolePhone:(606) 436-2475Presenter:Rachel Rogers

Date and Time: June 20, 2019 @ 2:00 pm

Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President

Location:George Coon Library, 114 S Harrison St, PO Box 230, Princeton, KY 42445-1946County:CaldwellSponsor:George Coon LibraryCoordinator:Nichelle FaughnPhone:(270) 365-2884Presenter:Greg Waltermire

Date and Time: June 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

June 22, 2019

Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President

Location:Hyatt Regency - Lexington, 401 W High St, Lexington, KY 40507-1833County:FayetteSponsor:Timothy Stidham SocietyCoordinator:Bill R BoothPhone:(859) 338-8183Presenter:Greg Waltermire

Date and Time: June 22, 2019 @ 7:30 pm

June 24, 2019

Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua

Location:Centre College, 600 W Walnut St, Danville, KY 40422-1309County:BoyleSponsor:Governor's Scholars Program IncCoordinator:Bonnie MullinPhone:(502) 573-1618Presenter:Kevin Hardesty

Date and Time: June 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

June 27, 2019

Adolph Rupp: The Coach

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

Date and Time: June 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

June 28, 2019

Jean Ritchie: Damsel with a Dulcimer

Location:Miller Park Amphitheater, Miller Park Drive, Campbellsville, KY County:taylorSponsor:Taylor County Public LibraryCoordinator:Cindy WilliamsPhone:(270) 465-2562Presenter:Rachel Rogers

Date and Time: June 28, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

July 1, 2019

Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President

Location:Morehead State University, 150 University Blvd, Morehead, KY 40351-1684County:RowanSponsor:Governor's Scholars Program IncCoordinator:Bonnie MullinPhone:(502) 573-1618Presenter:Greg Waltermire

Date and Time: July 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

July 6, 2019

Grandpa Jones: Country Musician and Comic Chautauqua

Location:General Burnside State Park, 8801 South Hwy 27, Burnside, KY 42519County:PulaskiSponsor:General Burnside State ParkCoordinator:Rachel AndersonPhone:(606) 561-4104Presenter:David A Hurt

Date and Time: July 6, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

July 8, 2019

Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President

Location:Bellarmine University, 2001 Newburg RD, Louisville, KY 40205-1863County:JeffersonSponsor:Governor's Scholars Program IncCoordinator:Bonnie MullinPhone:(502) 573-1618Presenter:Greg Waltermire

Date and Time: July 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

July 11, 2019

Harland "Colonel" Sanders: More than Fried Chicken Chautauqua

Location:Spencer County Public Library, 168 Taylorsville RD, Taylorsville, KY 40071-8723County:SpencerSponsor:Spencer County Public LibraryCoordinator:Stacy TillerPhone:(502) 477-8137Presenter:L Henry Dowell

Date and Time: July 11, 2019 @ 6:30 pm

Barn Dances and Jamborees Across Kentucky

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

Date and Time: July 11, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

July 13, 2019

The Cane Ridge Revival: The Great Revival that Transformed Kentucky

Location:Pendleton County Public Library, 801 Robbins Ave, Falmouth, KY 41040-9735County:PendletonSponsor:Pendleton County Public LibraryCoordinator:Fran CarrPhone:(859) 654-8535Presenter:Eddie Price

Date and Time: July 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am

Charlotte Dupuy: Suing for Freedom Chautauqua

Location:Marlboro Park - Lexington, 1870 Benton Pl, Lexington, KY 40505County:FayetteSponsor:Radcliff Marlboro Neighborhood AssociationCoordinator:Patricia BerryPhone:859-293-6433Presenter:Elizabeth Lawson

Date and Time: July 13, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

July 15, 2019

The Cane Ridge Revival: The Great Revival that Transformed Kentucky

Location:Boyle County Public Library, 307 W Broadway St, Danville, KY 40422-1407County:BoyleSponsor:Boyle County Genealogical AssociationCoordinator:Carolyn CrabtreePhone:859-516-2028Presenter:Eddie Price

Date and Time: July 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

July 16, 2019

Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President

Location:Walker Hall, 229 Madison St, Paducah, KY 42001-0703County:MccrackenSponsor:Paducah Lions ClubCoordinator:John J. Johnson IIIPhone:(270) 564-6520Presenter:Greg Waltermire

Date and Time: July 16, 2019 @ 12:00 pm

July 18, 2019

Grandpa Jones: Country Musician and Comic Chautauqua

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

Date and Time: July 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

July 20, 2019

Nancy Green: Being Aunt Jemima, the Pancake Queen

Location:First Baptist Church - Winchester, 37 N Highland St, Winchester, KY 40391-2023County:ClarkSponsor:Winchester Black Heritage CommitteeCoordinator:Joyce MortonPhone:(859) 744-7207Presenter:Debra Faulk

Date and Time: July 20, 2019 @ 2:00 pm

July 21, 2019

Writing, Publishing & Marketing

Location:Mercer County Public Library, 109 W Lexington St, Harrodsburg, KY 40330-1542County:MercerSponsor:Mercer County Public LibraryCoordinator:Tracy MundyPhone:(859) 734-3680Presenter:Eddie Price

Date and Time: July 21, 2019 @ 1:30 pm

July 25, 2019

Harland "Colonel" Sanders: More than Fried Chicken Chautauqua

Location:Grant County Public Library, 201 Barnes RD, Williamstown, KY 41097-9482County:GrantSponsor:Grant County Public LibraryCoordinator:Melissa WallacePhone:859-824-2080Presenter:L Henry Dowell

Date and Time: July 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

July 27, 2019

Charlotte Dupuy: Suing for Freedom Chautauqua

Location:Cumberland Gap National Historical Park, 91 Bartlett Park RD, Middlesboro, KY 40965-5011County:BellSponsor:Cumberland Gap National Historical ParkCoordinator:Pamela EddyPhone:(606) 670-0100Presenter:Elizabeth Lawson

Date and Time: July 27, 2019 @ 8:00 pm

July 29, 2019

Price Hollowell: Black Patch War Boy Chautauqua

Location:First United Methodist Church - Murray, 503 Maple St, Murray, KY 42071-2529County:CallowaySponsor:Fort Heiman Camp - MurrayCoordinator:John YoungPhone:(270) 293-3749Presenter:Ethan Sullivan Smith

Date and Time: July 29, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

September 7, 2019

Grandpa Jones: Country Musician and Comic Chautauqua

Location:Fohs Hall, 143 N Walker St, Marion, KY 42064County:CrittendenSponsor:Community Arts FoundationCoordinator:Kim VincePhone:(270) 704-1446Presenter:David A Hurt

Date and Time: September 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

October 1, 2019

All the King's Men Book Discussion Program

Location:Woodford County Library, 115 N Main St, Versailles, KY 40383-1203County:WoodfordSponsor:AAUW Bluegrass Central BranchCoordinator:Nancy DickenPhone:(859) 879-0955Presenter:Dr. Melanie Beals Goan

Date and Time: October 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

October 21, 2019

All the King's Men Book Discussion Program

Location:Washington County Public Library, 333 W Main St, Springfield, KY 40069-1230County:WashingtonSponsor:Washington County Public LibraryCoordinator:Nichole MidgettPhone:(859) 336-7655Presenter:Dr. Melanie Beals Goan

Date and Time: October 21, 2019 @ 12:00 am