Telling Kentucky's Story

Event Calendar

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Private William Greathouse: Proud Kentucky Militiaman Chautauqua
Abraham Lincoln: The Wit and Wisdom of the President
Madeline McDowell Breckinridge: "Votes for Women!" Chautauqua
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Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua
Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner
Lilley Cornett: A Voice for the Forest
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Nancy Green: Being Aunt Jemima, the Pancake Queen
Nancy Green: Being Aunt Jemima, the Pancake Queen
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Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner
Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua
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Arab and Jewish Women in Kentucky
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Harland "Colonel" Sanders: More than Fried Chicken Chautauqua
Harland "Colonel" Sanders: More than Fried Chicken Chautauqua
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Rose Leigh: Rosie the Riveter
Lilley Cornett: A Voice for the Forest
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You Might as Well Laugh, Mother Always Said
Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner
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Burgoo, Black-Dipped Mutton, BBQ Eggs, & Lard-Based Pork Steaks: Exploring Uniquely Kentucky Barbecue Ways
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Rascals, Heroes, and Just Plain Uncommon Folks from Kentucky
Nancy Green: Being Aunt Jemima, the Pancake Queen
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Aunt Molly Jackson: Pistol Packin' Woman Chautauqua
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All the King's Men Book Discussion Program
Rose Leigh: Rosie the Riveter
Quilt Art: Examining the Narrative in Kentucky Quilts
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Social Media and the Pursuit of Happiness
Daniel Boone: The First Kentuckian Chautauqua
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Grandpa Jones: Country Musician and Comic Chautauqua
Roscoe Tarleton Goose: Kentucky Derby Winner
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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 4, 2019

Grandpa Jones: Country Musician and Comic Chautauqua

Location:Nolin Lake State Park, 2998 Brier Creek RD, Mammoth Cave, KY 42259-7815County:EdmonsonSponsor:Nolin Lake State ParkCoordinator:Carlet HaganPhone:(270) 286-4240Presenter:David A Hurt

Date and Time: July 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

July 6, 2019

William Wells Brown: How I Got My Name

Location:Frederick Douglass High School, 2000 Winchester RD, Lexington, KY 40505-4800County:FayetteSponsor:Douglass Alumni AssociationCoordinator:Alva Mitchell ClarkPhone:(312) 502-8217Presenter:Virgil Covington Jr.

Date and Time: July 6, 2019 @ 12:00 pm

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

Revolutionary War in a Trunk

Location:Trigg County Convention Center & Recreation Complex, 303 Complex RD, Cadiz, KY 42211County:TriggSponsor:Thomas-Bridges AssociationCoordinator:Rayla BridgesPhone:(270) 349-1149Presenter:Geoff Baggett

Date and Time: July 20, 2019 @ 7:00 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 24, 2019

Dr. Ephraim McDowell: Frontier Surgeon 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:L Henry Dowell

Date and Time: July 24, 2019 @ 7:00 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

Preserving Our History and Culture, One Story at a Time

Location:Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Public Library, 1530 S Green St, Glasgow, KY 42141-2030County:BarrenSponsor:Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Public LibraryCoordinator:Amy TollisonPhone:(270) 651-2824Presenter:Bob Thompson

Date and Time: July 27, 2019 @ 1:00 pm

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